The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 97 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 42 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.98% 1.35% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.30% 5.75% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 20
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,500 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,700 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SOAP
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
575 557 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.12% 23.47% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 513 479 541
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SOAP
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Reading region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Reading

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 57 (69.51%) CSS
1 57 (69.51%) XML
2 47 (57.32%) HTML
3 46 (56.10%) JavaScript
4 44 (53.66%) Web Services
5 40 (48.78%) Java
6 39 (47.56%) jQuery
6 39 (47.56%) REST
7 37 (45.12%) .NET
8 35 (42.68%) SQL Server
9 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (34.15%) Oracle
11 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
11 25 (30.49%) C#
12 24 (29.27%) MySQL
12 24 (29.27%) SQL
13 20 (24.39%) SaaS
14 19 (23.17%) Telecoms
14 19 (23.17%) PHP
15 18 (21.95%) VB
16 17 (20.73%) Linux
16 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
16 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
17 16 (19.51%) HTML5
17 16 (19.51%) Ajax
18 15 (18.29%) Finance
18 15 (18.29%) MVC
18 15 (18.29%) TDD
18 15 (18.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 15 (18.29%) Continuous Integration

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.98%) Node.js
2 7 (8.54%) Apache
3 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.88%) JBoss
6 3 (3.66%) Alfresco
6 3 (3.66%) Liferay
7 1 (1.22%) Confluence
7 1 (1.22%) IIS
7 1 (1.22%) Mule
7 1 (1.22%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) SaaS
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (42.68%) SQL Server
2 24 (29.27%) MySQL
3 15 (18.29%) Relational Database
3 15 (18.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (15.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (9.76%) RDBMS
6 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.10%) Data Mining
7 5 (6.10%) DTS
8 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.66%) CouchDB
9 3 (3.66%) Neo4j
10 2 (2.44%) Big Data
10 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.41%) JIRA
3 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.10%) FogBugz
4 5 (6.10%) JUnit
4 5 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.88%) Android Studio
5 4 (4.88%) DbUnit
5 4 (4.88%) jMock
5 4 (4.88%) Mockito
6 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.44%) Subversion
7 1 (1.22%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.22%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.22%) Protractor
7 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 19 (23.17%) Telecoms
2 15 (18.29%) Finance
3 13 (15.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (71.95%) Developer
2 26 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 21 (25.61%) Senior Developer
4 16 (19.51%) .NET Developer
5 15 (18.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (12.20%) PHP Developer
7 9 (10.98%) VB.NET Developer
8 8 (9.76%) Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (9.76%) C# Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Applications Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Applications Support
9 7 (8.54%) Architect
9 7 (8.54%) Junior
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Java Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (6.10%) .NET Development Manager
10 5 (6.10%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (69.51%) CSS
1 57 (69.51%) XML
2 47 (57.32%) HTML
3 44 (53.66%) Web Services
4 39 (47.56%) jQuery
4 39 (47.56%) REST
5 37 (45.12%) .NET
6 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
7 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
8 16 (19.51%) Ajax
8 16 (19.51%) HTML5
9 13 (15.85%) DHTML
10 12 (14.63%) Spring
11 11 (13.41%) Hibernate
11 11 (13.41%) JSON
11 11 (13.41%) WCF
12 10 (12.20%) CSS3
13 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (9.76%) Laravel
13 8 (9.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) W3C
2 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.10%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.10%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.88%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.44%) Derivative
8 1 (1.22%) BYOD
8 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.73%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) Android
3 6 (7.32%) Unix
4 4 (4.88%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.44%) Debian
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.44%) SUSE
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (18.29%) MVC
2 15 (18.29%) TDD
3 14 (17.07%) ITIL
3 14 (17.07%) Scrum
4 13 (15.85%) Service Delivery
5 12 (14.63%) OO
5 12 (14.63%) SOA
6 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.20%) Analytics
7 10 (12.20%) Web Accessibility
8 9 (10.98%) SDLC
9 6 (7.32%) API Development
9 6 (7.32%) CRM
9 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.10%) EAI
10 5 (6.10%) ERP
10 5 (6.10%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.10%) JavaScript
2 40 (48.78%) Java
3 25 (30.49%) C#
4 24 (29.27%) SQL
5 19 (23.17%) PHP
6 18 (21.95%) VB
7 14 (17.07%) VB.NET
8 13 (15.85%) VB6
9 6 (7.32%) XPath
10 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.88%) Python
12 3 (3.66%) C
12 3 (3.66%) Groovy
12 3 (3.66%) Ruby
12 3 (3.66%) Scala
13 2 (2.44%) Perl
14 1 (1.22%) ABAP
14 1 (1.22%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) COBIT
1 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (34.15%) Oracle
2 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.10%) Sencha
3 5 (6.10%) Zend
4 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) HP
5 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
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