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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 126 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 23 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.00% 1.28% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.86% 5.15% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 24
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
596 582 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.98% 24.86% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 512 512 560
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 26 May 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Java
2 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 25 (47.17%) XML
4 21 (39.62%) SQL
4 21 (39.62%) REST
5 20 (37.74%) Web Services
6 18 (33.96%) Ajax
7 17 (32.08%) CSS
8 16 (30.19%) .NET
8 16 (30.19%) Finance
8 16 (30.19%) jQuery
8 16 (30.19%) AngularJS
9 15 (28.30%) Backbone.js
9 15 (28.30%) HTML
10 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
10 14 (26.42%) Banking
11 11 (20.75%) JSON
11 11 (20.75%) C#
12 10 (18.87%) PHP
12 10 (18.87%) Maven
12 10 (18.87%) Selenium
12 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (15.09%) JUnit
14 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
14 7 (13.21%) Scrum
14 7 (13.21%) Agile Testing
14 7 (13.21%) HTML5
14 7 (13.21%) Mockito

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) Node.js
2 3 (5.66%) JBoss
2 3 (5.66%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.89%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) LDAP
2 3 (5.66%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) GSM
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) SMTP
3 1 (1.89%) 3G
3 1 (1.89%) OSPF
3 1 (1.89%) BGP
3 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.89%) IGRP
3 1 (1.89%) TACACS
3 1 (1.89%) SMPP
3 1 (1.89%) TCAP
3 1 (1.89%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.77%) DTS
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.89%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Maven
1 10 (18.87%) Selenium
2 8 (15.09%) JUnit
3 7 (13.21%) jMock
3 7 (13.21%) JIRA
3 7 (13.21%) Mockito
4 6 (11.32%) SoapUI
5 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.55%) Ant
7 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
7 3 (5.66%) Mocha
7 3 (5.66%) Gradle
7 3 (5.66%) FogBugz
7 3 (5.66%) Grunt
7 3 (5.66%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (5.66%) Yeoman
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.77%) Subversion
8 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
2 14 (26.42%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Web Developer
2 7 (13.21%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Tester
3 5 (9.43%) Applications Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Developer
3 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Agile Tester
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) UI Programmer
5 3 (5.66%) UI Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Applications Architect
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) XML
2 21 (39.62%) REST
3 20 (37.74%) Web Services
4 18 (33.96%) Ajax
5 17 (32.08%) CSS
6 16 (30.19%) .NET
6 16 (30.19%) AngularJS
6 16 (30.19%) jQuery
7 15 (28.30%) Backbone.js
7 15 (28.30%) HTML
8 11 (20.75%) JSON
9 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (13.21%) HTML5
10 7 (13.21%) YUI
10 7 (13.21%) Dojo
11 6 (11.32%) RESTful
12 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
12 5 (9.43%) JSP
12 5 (9.43%) Servlets
13 4 (7.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
1 3 (5.66%) Physics
1 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
1 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (13.21%) Scrum
3 7 (13.21%) Agile Testing
4 5 (9.43%) Web Application Development
4 5 (9.43%) Analytics
4 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
4 5 (9.43%) MVC
4 5 (9.43%) OOP
5 4 (7.55%) OO
5 4 (7.55%) CRM
6 3 (5.66%) SOA
6 3 (5.66%) Web Design
6 3 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (5.66%) Build Automation
6 3 (5.66%) User Stories
7 2 (3.77%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.77%) SDLC
7 2 (3.77%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.77%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) Java
1 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
2 21 (39.62%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) C#
4 10 (18.87%) PHP
5 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.43%) Perl
6 5 (9.43%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) XPath
7 2 (3.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) ISEB
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.89%) MCPD
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.89%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle
1 5 (9.43%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Zend
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) Apple
5 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Juniper
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.89%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits + shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!!
Posted: 6 days ago
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Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Shares
Posted: 26 days ago