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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 42 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.56% 1.42% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 3.77% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £36,750 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.63% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
West Midlands

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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
105 106 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.37% 37.72% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 99 86 95
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

SOAP
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Solihull

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Solihull

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

SOAP Salary Histogram in Solihull

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) XML
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 12 (66.67%) WPF
4 12 (66.67%) Silverlight
4 12 (66.67%) LINQ
5 11 (61.11%) MVC
6 10 (55.56%) REST
6 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
8 7 (38.89%) CSS
8 7 (38.89%) HTML
8 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 7 (38.89%) SQL
8 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
8 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (33.33%) Web Services
9 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
9 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
9 6 (33.33%) WCF
10 5 (27.78%) TDD
11 2 (11.11%) Degree
11 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 2 (11.11%) XAML
11 2 (11.11%) Scrum
11 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
12 1 (5.56%) MVVM

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) C# Developer
2 13 (72.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
4 11 (61.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (27.78%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (27.78%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (22.22%) WPF Developer
7 4 (22.22%) Silverlight Developer
8 3 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
9 2 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
10 1 (5.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 12 (66.67%) WPF
3 12 (66.67%) Silverlight
3 12 (66.67%) LINQ
4 10 (55.56%) REST
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (38.89%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.56%) MVVM
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft