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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 69 51 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -25
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2 13 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% 2.67% 7.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 5.63% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 43
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
263 231 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.76% 47.43% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 237 221 278
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
Bath -11 1 £41,500 -17.00%
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) XML
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) XHTML
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Spring
6 7 (38.89%) Ajax
6 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) J2EE
7 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
8 5 (27.78%) MySQL
8 5 (27.78%) MVC
8 5 (27.78%) Retail
8 5 (27.78%) BDD
9 4 (22.22%) Open Source
9 4 (22.22%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) Sass
9 4 (22.22%) DevOps
9 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 4 (22.22%) RESTful
9 4 (22.22%) jQuery

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 4 (22.22%) JUnit
2 4 (22.22%) Maven
3 3 (16.67%) Ant
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Buildr
3 3 (16.67%) Mockito
4 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.56%) EasyMock
5 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.56%) jMock
5 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.56%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) SilkTest
5 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior J2EE Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) XML
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) Spring
5 8 (44.44%) XHTML
6 7 (38.89%) Ajax
6 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
7 6 (33.33%) J2EE
8 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
8 4 (22.22%) JSON
8 4 (22.22%) RESTful
8 4 (22.22%) Sass
8 4 (22.22%) XML-RPC
9 3 (16.67%) JSP
9 3 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
10 2 (11.11%) .NET
11 1 (5.56%) Struts
11 1 (5.56%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) Solaris
3 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Kanban
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Open Source
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) XML Parsing
6 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Adobe
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) ATG
3 1 (5.56%) BEA
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) SAP