The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 120 135 183
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +48
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 501 412 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.22% 1.94% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.01% 5.15% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 413 350 289
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
SOAP
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8335 7998 9090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.94% 37.64% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7134 7100 8123
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SOAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SOAP Salary Trend in the South East

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in the South East

SOAP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Hampshire -7 106 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Surrey -4 94 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Berkshire +20 90 £45,000 +12.50% 8
West Sussex +35 65 £50,000 +5.26% 4
East Sussex +2 57 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Oxfordshire +13 33 £35,000 -20.00% 9
Kent -44 24 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Buckinghamshire -11 20 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Middlesex - 5 £50,000 -
Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 590 (59.78%) XML
2 581 (58.87%) Web Services
3 513 (51.98%) SQL
4 478 (48.43%) HTML
5 474 (48.02%) JavaScript
6 456 (46.20%) .NET
7 433 (43.87%) C#
8 405 (41.03%) SQL Server
9 377 (38.20%) Java
10 359 (36.37%) CSS
11 348 (35.26%) ASP.NET
12 292 (29.58%) MVC
13 284 (28.77%) Microsoft
14 263 (26.65%) REST
15 233 (23.61%) WCF
16 225 (22.80%) jQuery
17 200 (20.26%) Ajax
18 186 (18.84%) .NET Framework
19 176 (17.83%) Oracle
20 161 (16.31%) XSLT
21 160 (16.21%) Agile Software Development
22 156 (15.81%) T-SQL
22 156 (15.81%) Finance
23 153 (15.50%) Linux
24 152 (15.40%) TDD
24 152 (15.40%) ASP.NET MVC
25 150 (15.20%) JSON
26 146 (14.79%) SOA
27 145 (14.69%) Windows
28 137 (13.88%) Software Engineering

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 103 (10.44%) IIS
2 95 (9.63%) SharePoint
3 70 (7.09%) Apache
4 69 (6.99%) WebSphere
5 55 (5.57%) Tomcat
6 27 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
7 26 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 25 (2.53%) FileNet
8 25 (2.53%) WebSphere Process Server
8 25 (2.53%) WebSphere Portal
8 25 (2.53%) MediaWiki
9 23 (2.33%) CMS
10 22 (2.23%) K2 blackpearl
11 19 (1.93%) IBM Notes
12 11 (1.11%) MQSeries
13 10 (1.01%) WebLogic
13 10 (1.01%) ArcGIS
13 10 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
14 9 (0.91%) SAS
15 8 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 103 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 47 (4.76%) MS Office
3 20 (2.03%) Photoshop
3 20 (2.03%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.61%) Pivotal CRM
2 6 (0.61%) Magento
3 4 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle TCA
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 82 (8.31%) SaaS
2 6 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.61%) IaaS
3 5 (0.51%) Office 365
3 5 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.51%) PaaS
4 2 (0.20%) Heroku
4 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 114 (11.55%) HTTP
2 100 (10.13%) Internet
3 73 (7.40%) TCP/IP
4 48 (4.86%) DNS
5 47 (4.76%) SSL
6 43 (4.36%) LDAP
7 26 (2.63%) SMTP
7 26 (2.63%) CTI
8 17 (1.72%) WAN
8 17 (1.72%) TACACS
8 17 (1.72%) Firewall
8 17 (1.72%) LAN
8 17 (1.72%) OSPF
8 17 (1.72%) BGP
8 17 (1.72%) EIGRP
8 17 (1.72%) IGRP
9 14 (1.42%) SS7
9 14 (1.42%) SMS
9 14 (1.42%) INAP
10 13 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 118 (11.96%) MySQL
3 114 (11.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 114 (11.55%) Relational Database
4 74 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 66 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (6.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 57 (5.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 41 (4.15%) RDBMS
8 26 (2.63%) DB2
9 22 (2.23%) Big Data
10 21 (2.13%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.93%) SQLite
11 19 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (1.72%) Apache Accumulo
13 13 (1.32%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.32%) NoSQL
14 12 (1.22%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 100 (10.13%) Subversion
2 85 (8.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 72 (7.29%) Git (software)
4 70 (7.09%) Visual Studio
5 58 (5.88%) Ant
6 51 (5.17%) Eclipse
6 51 (5.17%) SoapUI
7 43 (4.36%) Maven
7 43 (4.36%) Selenium
8 30 (3.04%) QuickTest Pro
9 28 (2.84%) Ranorex
10 25 (2.53%) Rational Application Developer
11 22 (2.23%) JUnit
12 21 (2.13%) JIRA
13 20 (2.03%) Dreamweaver
14 18 (1.82%) NUnit
15 15 (1.52%) Cucumber
16 14 (1.42%) Jenkins
17 11 (1.11%) SpecFlow
17 11 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 156 (15.81%) Finance
2 37 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 32 (3.24%) Marketing
4 23 (2.33%) Front Office
5 21 (2.13%) Retail
6 17 (1.72%) Advertising
7 15 (1.52%) Banking
8 12 (1.22%) Legal
8 12 (1.22%) Back Office
9 7 (0.71%) Publishing
10 5 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.51%) German Language
10 5 (0.51%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.20%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.20%) French Language
12 2 (0.20%) Games
12 2 (0.20%) Electronics
13 1 (0.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 654 (66.26%) Developer
2 196 (19.86%) .NET Developer
3 166 (16.82%) C# Developer
4 145 (14.69%) Analyst
5 139 (14.08%) Java Developer
6 131 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 111 (11.25%) Senior Developer
8 99 (10.03%) Web Developer
9 88 (8.92%) ASP.NET Developer
10 84 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 82 (8.31%) Software Developer
12 72 (7.29%) Programmer
13 54 (5.47%) Test Analyst
14 53 (5.37%) Software Engineer
15 47 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
16 46 (4.66%) Applications Developer
17 44 (4.46%) Analyst Programmer
18 38 (3.85%) Consultant
18 38 (3.85%) PHP Developer
19 37 (3.75%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 590 (59.78%) XML
2 581 (58.87%) Web Services
3 478 (48.43%) HTML
4 456 (46.20%) .NET
5 359 (36.37%) CSS
6 348 (35.26%) ASP.NET
7 263 (26.65%) REST
8 233 (23.61%) WCF
9 225 (22.80%) jQuery
10 200 (20.26%) Ajax
11 186 (18.84%) .NET Framework
12 161 (16.31%) XSLT
13 152 (15.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 150 (15.20%) JSON
15 129 (13.07%) HTML5
16 128 (12.97%) WSDL
17 127 (12.87%) RESTful
18 125 (12.66%) Spring
19 102 (10.33%) J2EE
20 95 (9.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.60%) Open Source
2 63 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 27 (2.74%) Social Media
3 27 (2.74%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.53%) DataPower
5 20 (2.03%) Data Integration
6 19 (1.93%) Mathematics
7 18 (1.82%) RIA
7 18 (1.82%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.42%) IVR
9 14 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.32%) iPhone
11 12 (1.22%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.22%) Equities
12 11 (1.11%) GIS
13 10 (1.01%) W3C
14 9 (0.91%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.91%) Smartphone
15 7 (0.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 153 (15.50%) Linux
2 145 (14.69%) Windows
3 63 (6.38%) UNIX
4 36 (3.65%) Android
4 36 (3.65%) Apple iOS
5 30 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (2.74%) Solaris
7 26 (2.63%) CentOS
8 19 (1.93%) Windows Phone
9 11 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (1.01%) Debian
11 9 (0.91%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.91%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.61%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.10%) AIX
14 1 (0.10%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (29.58%) MVC
2 160 (16.21%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (15.40%) TDD
4 146 (14.79%) SOA
5 137 (13.88%) Software Engineering
6 99 (10.03%) OO
7 89 (9.02%) Scrum
8 86 (8.71%) Unit Testing
9 79 (8.00%) Multithreading
10 78 (7.90%) System Testing
11 72 (7.29%) E-Commerce
12 57 (5.78%) OOP
13 51 (5.17%) Document Management
14 49 (4.96%) UML
15 48 (4.86%) Web Development
16 45 (4.56%) CRM
17 42 (4.26%) OOD
18 38 (3.85%) BDD
19 37 (3.75%) Project Management
20 36 (3.65%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 513 (51.98%) SQL
2 474 (48.02%) JavaScript
3 433 (43.87%) C#
4 377 (38.20%) Java
5 156 (15.81%) T-SQL
6 119 (12.06%) VB.NET
7 76 (7.70%) PHP
8 66 (6.69%) C++
9 42 (4.26%) C
10 41 (4.15%) Perl
11 27 (2.74%) PHP5
12 23 (2.33%) Assembly Language
13 21 (2.13%) Ruby
14 20 (2.03%) Python
15 19 (1.93%) VBScript
16 17 (1.72%) VB
17 16 (1.62%) PL/SQL
17 16 (1.62%) Objective-C
18 12 (1.22%) Groovy
19 10 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 136 (13.78%) Degree
2 93 (9.42%) Security Cleared
3 75 (7.60%) ISEB
4 64 (6.48%) SC Cleared
5 38 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
6 16 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (1.62%) HND
7 15 (1.52%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.20%) RHCE
9 2 (0.20%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.20%) MCTS
9 2 (0.20%) CCNA
9 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.20%) MCPD
9 2 (0.20%) MCP
10 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.10%) MCITP
10 1 (0.10%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.26%) QA
2 20 (2.03%) WCAG
2 20 (2.03%) WAI
3 15 (1.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (1.62%) NFS
2 7 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.41%) vSphere
5 3 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 50 (5.07%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (1.72%) CiscoWorks
2 17 (1.72%) HP NNM
3 8 (0.81%) Puppet
4 4 (0.41%) Nagios
4 4 (0.41%) AppManager
4 4 (0.41%) SCCM
4 4 (0.41%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.41%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.30%) Ambari
6 1 (0.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.10%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 284 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 176 (17.83%) Oracle
3 70 (7.09%) HP
4 45 (4.56%) JBoss
5 38 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 28 (2.84%) IBM
7 24 (2.43%) Google
8 23 (2.33%) ILOG
8 23 (2.33%) Adobe
9 21 (2.13%) Telerik
10 20 (2.03%) Cisco
10 20 (2.03%) Facebook
11 19 (1.93%) Juniper
11 19 (1.93%) Lotus
12 17 (1.72%) TIBCO
12 17 (1.72%) F5
13 16 (1.62%) CheckPoint
13 16 (1.62%) Citrix
14 13 (1.32%) webMethods
15 12 (1.22%) Redknee
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus (10%) + Excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum plus 25 days holiday + pension + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £47 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £300 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago