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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 100 139 118
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -21
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 33 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.74% 0.73% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.96% 2.80% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 30
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £40,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
665 642 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.07% 26.00% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 598 546 550
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 58 (75.32%) HTML
2 49 (63.64%) Web Services
2 49 (63.64%) XML
3 47 (61.04%) CSS
4 44 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 41 (53.25%) Java
6 40 (51.95%) .NET
7 39 (50.65%) REST
8 37 (48.05%) SQL Server
9 33 (42.86%) jQuery
10 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (38.96%) Oracle
12 29 (37.66%) C#
12 29 (37.66%) HTML5
13 28 (36.36%) ASP.NET
13 28 (36.36%) SOA
14 23 (29.87%) VB
15 22 (28.57%) SQL
16 20 (25.97%) PHP
16 20 (25.97%) MySQL
16 20 (25.97%) Visual Studio
17 18 (23.38%) MS Excel
17 18 (23.38%) CSS3
18 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
18 16 (20.78%) VB.NET
18 16 (20.78%) Telecoms
19 15 (19.48%) CRM
19 15 (19.48%) Spring
19 15 (19.48%) JSON
19 15 (19.48%) Analytics

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 13 (16.88%) Node.js
2 10 (12.99%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.99%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (7.79%) Apache
4 5 (6.49%) IIS
4 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.19%) JBoss
6 3 (3.90%) Alfresco
6 3 (3.90%) Liferay
7 1 (1.30%) Confluence
7 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (23.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.60%) PaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Force.com
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (48.05%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.97%) MySQL
3 14 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (15.58%) Relational Database
6 11 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (12.99%) DTS
8 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (10.39%) RDBMS
9 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
10 5 (6.49%) Data Mining
10 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
11 3 (3.90%) CouchDB
11 3 (3.90%) Neo4j
12 2 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (2.60%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (1.30%) Big Data
13 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.29%) JIRA
3 10 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.49%) FogBugz
6 4 (5.19%) Android Studio
6 4 (5.19%) DbUnit
6 4 (5.19%) jMock
6 4 (5.19%) JUnit
6 4 (5.19%) Mockito
6 4 (5.19%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.60%) Selenium
7 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.30%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.30%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.30%) JMeter
8 1 (1.30%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (20.78%) Telecoms
2 12 (15.58%) Finance
3 11 (14.29%) Banking
4 5 (6.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (55.84%) Developer
2 20 (25.97%) .NET Developer
3 18 (23.38%) Architect
4 16 (20.78%) Senior Developer
5 13 (16.88%) Analyst
5 13 (16.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (16.88%) C# Developer
6 12 (15.58%) Java Developer
7 10 (12.99%) Technical Architect
8 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (11.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (11.69%) VB.NET Developer
9 8 (10.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (10.39%) IT Architect
9 8 (10.39%) PHP Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Programmer
9 8 (10.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (75.32%) HTML
2 49 (63.64%) Web Services
2 49 (63.64%) XML
3 47 (61.04%) CSS
4 40 (51.95%) .NET
5 39 (50.65%) REST
6 33 (42.86%) jQuery
7 29 (37.66%) HTML5
8 28 (36.36%) ASP.NET
9 18 (23.38%) CSS3
10 15 (19.48%) JSON
10 15 (19.48%) Spring
11 14 (18.18%) Ajax
12 13 (16.88%) AngularJS
12 13 (16.88%) DHTML
13 12 (15.58%) Hibernate
14 10 (12.99%) EDI
14 10 (12.99%) RESTful
15 9 (11.69%) WCF
16 7 (9.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) W3C
2 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.49%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.19%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) FMCG
7 1 (1.30%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 7 (9.09%) Unix
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 4 (5.19%) Android
4 4 (5.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.36%) SOA
3 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
4 15 (19.48%) Analytics
4 15 (19.48%) CRM
5 14 (18.18%) ERP
6 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.88%) ITIL
6 13 (16.88%) OO
6 13 (16.88%) Service Delivery
7 12 (15.58%) MVC
7 12 (15.58%) SDLC
8 10 (12.99%) EAI
8 10 (12.99%) Software Architecture
8 10 (12.99%) Web Accessibility
9 9 (11.69%) Scrum
9 9 (11.69%) TDD
9 9 (11.69%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.49%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 41 (53.25%) Java
3 29 (37.66%) C#
4 23 (29.87%) VB
5 22 (28.57%) SQL
6 20 (25.97%) PHP
7 16 (20.78%) VB.NET
8 13 (16.88%) VB6
9 10 (12.99%) T-SQL
9 10 (12.99%) XPath
10 4 (5.19%) Python
11 3 (3.90%) Groovy
11 3 (3.90%) Ruby
11 3 (3.90%) Scala
12 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.30%) C
12 1 (1.30%) C++
12 1 (1.30%) Perl
12 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Ansible
1 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.60%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.49%) Zend
4 4 (5.19%) Sencha
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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