The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 53 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 25 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.52% 3.02% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.28% 8.23% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 14
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +42.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,950 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SOAP
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
302 243 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.54% 36.65% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 276 212 236
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SOAP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Sheffield

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 43 (78.18%) XML
1 43 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (74.55%) Web Services
3 37 (67.27%) SQL
4 35 (63.64%) Eclipse
5 32 (58.18%) PL/SQL
5 32 (58.18%) Java
6 31 (56.36%) JBoss
6 31 (56.36%) Hibernate
6 31 (56.36%) WebSphere
7 30 (54.55%) Banking
8 27 (49.09%) Ant
9 26 (47.27%) HTML
10 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
11 21 (38.18%) .NET
12 20 (36.36%) Swing
12 20 (36.36%) WebLogic
12 20 (36.36%) Java EE
12 20 (36.36%) Retail
12 20 (36.36%) RESTful
12 20 (36.36%) Retail Banking
13 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
13 18 (32.73%) C#
14 17 (30.91%) SOA
15 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
16 12 (21.82%) UNIX
17 11 (20.00%) Visual Studio
17 11 (20.00%) CSS
18 10 (18.18%) Oracle
18 10 (18.18%) TDD

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 31 (56.36%) JBoss
1 31 (56.36%) WebSphere
2 20 (36.36%) WebLogic
3 7 (12.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.45%) MySQL
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (63.64%) Eclipse
2 27 (49.09%) Ant
3 11 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (3.64%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.64%) JMeter
General
1 30 (54.55%) Banking
2 20 (36.36%) Retail
2 20 (36.36%) Retail Banking
3 9 (16.36%) Finance
4 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (92.73%) Developer
2 31 (56.36%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Graduate
5 9 (16.36%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.73%) CRM Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Junior
7 6 (10.91%) Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Junior Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 3 (5.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (5.45%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Junior Java Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (5.45%) MySQL Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (78.18%) XML
2 41 (74.55%) Web Services
3 31 (56.36%) Hibernate
4 26 (47.27%) HTML
5 21 (38.18%) .NET
6 20 (36.36%) Swing
6 20 (36.36%) Java EE
6 20 (36.36%) RESTful
7 11 (20.00%) CSS
8 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
9 7 (12.73%) REST
10 6 (10.91%) Ajax
11 4 (7.27%) jQuery
11 4 (7.27%) JSON
11 4 (7.27%) WCF
12 3 (5.45%) HTML5
12 3 (5.45%) CSS3
13 2 (3.64%) Gherkin
13 2 (3.64%) LINQ to SQL
13 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) UNIX
2 9 (16.36%) Solaris
3 6 (10.91%) Android
3 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
3 17 (30.91%) SOA
4 10 (18.18%) TDD
5 7 (12.73%) CRM
6 6 (10.91%) MVC
6 6 (10.91%) Android Development
6 6 (10.91%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.45%) Scrum
7 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.64%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Usability Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Validation
9 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (67.27%) SQL
2 32 (58.18%) Java
2 32 (58.18%) PL/SQL
3 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) C#
4 4 (7.27%) VB
5 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.82%) VB6
7 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) WAI
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.27%) NetSuite
3 4 (7.27%) Tieto
3 4 (7.27%) Siebel