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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 37 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 8 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.05% 2.15% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.42% 5.36% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -20.00%
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
95 112 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 36.26% 40.14% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 86 97 108
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £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 1 June 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Solihull

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) WPF
4 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
4 7 (53.85%) LINQ
5 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
5 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
5 6 (46.15%) WCF
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
5 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.69%) XAML
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) CRM

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) WPF Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Silverlight Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) WPF
3 7 (53.85%) Silverlight
3 7 (53.85%) LINQ
4 6 (46.15%) WCF
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft