The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 64 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 5 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.89% 4.91% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.10% 9.35% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 22
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
238 353 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.35% 52.53% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 216 313 239
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SOAP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Somerset

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Somerset

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

SOAP Salary Histogram in Somerset

SOAP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil -5 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Street -1 2 £55,000 +15.78%
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Java
4 14 (66.67%) TDD
5 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
6 11 (52.38%) XML
6 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
7 10 (47.62%) Hibernate
7 10 (47.62%) Scrum
7 10 (47.62%) Subversion
8 9 (42.86%) Ajax
9 8 (38.10%) Maven
9 8 (38.10%) JUnit
9 8 (38.10%) CSS
9 8 (38.10%) HTML
9 8 (38.10%) REST
10 7 (33.33%) EJB
10 7 (33.33%) Linux
10 7 (33.33%) Ant
11 6 (28.57%) jQuery
12 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
12 5 (23.81%) PHP
12 5 (23.81%) MySQL
12 5 (23.81%) Spring
13 4 (19.05%) MVC
13 4 (19.05%) SQL
13 4 (19.05%) UNIX
13 4 (19.05%) OO
13 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
13 4 (19.05%) BDD

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 10 (47.62%) Subversion
3 8 (38.10%) Maven
3 8 (38.10%) JUnit
4 7 (33.33%) Ant
5 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
6 2 (9.52%) PHPUnit
6 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
6 2 (9.52%) Apache Buildr
6 2 (9.52%) jMock
7 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.76%) WATIR
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 11 (52.38%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) Hibernate
4 9 (42.86%) Ajax
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) CSS
5 8 (38.10%) REST
6 7 (33.33%) EJB
7 6 (28.57%) jQuery
8 5 (23.81%) Spring
8 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
9 3 (14.29%) RESTful
9 3 (14.29%) Middleware
9 3 (14.29%) LAMP
10 2 (9.52%) XHTML
10 2 (9.52%) JMS
10 2 (9.52%) WSDL
10 2 (9.52%) JSP
10 2 (9.52%) Struts
10 2 (9.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) IPTV
2 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Social Network
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 3 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (47.62%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) BDD
4 4 (19.05%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) XML Parsing
6 2 (9.52%) ATDD
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 2 (9.52%) BPEL
6 2 (9.52%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) PHP5
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) XQuery
6 2 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) XPath
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) ATG
2 1 (4.76%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Facebook
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter