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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 143 130 160
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 421 444 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.93% 2.05% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.60% 5.30% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 354 394 311
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £25,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
7512 8373 8763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.40% 38.66% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6378 7368 7792
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Surrey -29 93 £42,000 -16.00% 11
Berkshire +5 84 £41,250 -13.15% 15
Hampshire -15 77 £41,000 +6.49% 21
Oxfordshire +24 48 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Kent -2 37 £47,500 +18.75% 4
East Sussex +6 33 £36,000 -28.00% 2
West Sussex -4 31 £45,000 -2.70% 4
Buckinghamshire -18 16 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Sussex 0 2 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 591 (63.62%) XML
2 534 (57.48%) Web Services
3 488 (52.53%) SQL
4 451 (48.55%) JavaScript
5 444 (47.79%) HTML
6 417 (44.89%) .NET
7 401 (43.16%) C#
8 377 (40.58%) Java
9 363 (39.07%) SQL Server
10 356 (38.32%) CSS
11 336 (36.17%) ASP.NET
12 298 (32.08%) MVC
13 262 (28.20%) REST
14 258 (27.77%) Agile Software Development
15 243 (26.16%) Microsoft
15 243 (26.16%) jQuery
16 209 (22.50%) WCF
17 201 (21.64%) Ajax
18 187 (20.13%) JSON
18 187 (20.13%) Linux
19 177 (19.05%) .NET Framework
20 171 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
21 156 (16.79%) SOA
22 154 (16.58%) TDD
23 152 (16.36%) T-SQL
24 136 (14.64%) Degree
25 134 (14.42%) Oracle
26 133 (14.32%) RESTful
27 130 (13.99%) WSDL
28 129 (13.89%) HTML5

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 93 (10.01%) IIS
2 85 (9.15%) Apache
3 77 (8.29%) Tomcat
4 65 (7.00%) SharePoint
5 44 (4.74%) WebSphere
6 35 (3.77%) JBoss
7 24 (2.58%) WebLogic
7 24 (2.58%) K2 blackpearl
8 18 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
8 18 (1.94%) CMS
9 17 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (1.51%) MediaWiki
10 14 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (1.08%) SAS
13 9 (0.97%) ColdFusion
14 8 (0.86%) MQSeries
14 8 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (0.75%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 78 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.58%) MS Office
3 21 (2.26%) Photoshop
3 21 (2.26%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.65%) Magento
3 5 (0.54%) Pivotal CRM
4 4 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle TCA
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 73 (7.86%) SaaS
2 11 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.75%) IaaS
4 6 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.43%) Office 365
7 3 (0.32%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.22%) Heroku
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (13.13%) HTTP
2 86 (9.26%) Internet
3 71 (7.64%) TCP/IP
4 41 (4.41%) SSL
5 37 (3.98%) DNS
6 34 (3.66%) LDAP
7 23 (2.48%) CTI
8 18 (1.94%) SMTP
9 10 (1.08%) SMS
9 10 (1.08%) SS7
9 10 (1.08%) ISUP
9 10 (1.08%) INAP
9 10 (1.08%) Wireshark
10 9 (0.97%) IMAP
10 9 (0.97%) Firewall
10 9 (0.97%) TACACS
10 9 (0.97%) SMPP
10 9 (0.97%) OSPF
10 9 (0.97%) BGP
10 9 (0.97%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (39.07%) SQL Server
2 124 (13.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 115 (12.38%) MySQL
4 89 (9.58%) Relational Database
5 81 (8.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 67 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 60 (6.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 55 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 35 (3.77%) RDBMS
10 28 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (2.58%) Oracle Database
12 23 (2.48%) NoSQL
13 21 (2.26%) Big Data
14 20 (2.15%) Hadoop
15 17 (1.83%) SQLite
15 17 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (1.51%) Apache Accumulo
16 14 (1.51%) MongoDB
17 12 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
17 12 (1.29%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 103 (11.09%) Subversion
2 92 (9.90%) Git (software)
3 89 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 71 (7.64%) Ant
5 64 (6.89%) Visual Studio
6 54 (5.81%) SoapUI
7 51 (5.49%) Maven
8 49 (5.27%) Selenium
8 49 (5.27%) Eclipse
9 31 (3.34%) JUnit
9 31 (3.34%) QuickTest Pro
10 27 (2.91%) JIRA
11 21 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
11 21 (2.26%) Ranorex
12 18 (1.94%) NUnit
13 17 (1.83%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.51%) SpecFlow
14 14 (1.51%) Jenkins
15 13 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 11 (1.18%) FitNesse
General
1 118 (12.70%) Finance
2 39 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.34%) Marketing
4 24 (2.58%) Retail
5 18 (1.94%) Front Office
6 16 (1.72%) Advertising
7 13 (1.40%) Legal
8 7 (0.75%) Games
9 6 (0.65%) Banking
10 5 (0.54%) Publishing
11 4 (0.43%) Back Office
12 3 (0.32%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.32%) German Language
13 2 (0.22%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.22%) French Language
13 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.22%) Electronics
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 626 (67.38%) Developer
2 161 (17.33%) .NET Developer
3 141 (15.18%) Java Developer
4 136 (14.64%) Analyst
5 120 (12.92%) C# Developer
6 115 (12.38%) Web Developer
7 111 (11.95%) Software Developer
8 105 (11.30%) Senior Developer
9 99 (10.66%) C# .NET Developer
10 71 (7.64%) Programmer
11 60 (6.46%) ASP.NET Developer
12 57 (6.14%) Software Engineer
13 55 (5.92%) Test Analyst
13 55 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 42 (4.52%) Senior Analyst
15 41 (4.41%) Analyst Programmer
15 41 (4.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 40 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
17 37 (3.98%) Applications Developer
18 33 (3.55%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 591 (63.62%) XML
2 534 (57.48%) Web Services
3 444 (47.79%) HTML
4 417 (44.89%) .NET
5 356 (38.32%) CSS
6 336 (36.17%) ASP.NET
7 262 (28.20%) REST
8 243 (26.16%) jQuery
9 209 (22.50%) WCF
10 201 (21.64%) Ajax
11 187 (20.13%) JSON
12 177 (19.05%) .NET Framework
13 171 (18.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 133 (14.32%) RESTful
15 130 (13.99%) WSDL
16 129 (13.89%) HTML5
17 126 (13.56%) XSLT
18 110 (11.84%) Spring
19 97 (10.44%) J2EE
20 78 (8.40%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 59 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 45 (4.84%) Open Source
3 42 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.34%) Data Integration
5 23 (2.48%) Social Media
6 21 (2.26%) Data Structures
6 21 (2.26%) Algorithms
7 20 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.05%) RIA
9 15 (1.61%) Clustering
10 14 (1.51%) Mathematics
11 12 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.18%) SWIFT
12 11 (1.18%) iPhone
13 10 (1.08%) Smartphone
13 10 (1.08%) IVR
14 8 (0.86%) User Experience
15 7 (0.75%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 187 (20.13%) Linux
2 128 (13.78%) Windows
3 65 (7.00%) UNIX
4 33 (3.55%) Apple iOS
5 32 (3.44%) Android
6 28 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (2.69%) CentOS
8 18 (1.94%) Solaris
9 17 (1.83%) Windows Phone
10 16 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.86%) Debian
12 8 (0.86%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.32%) zOS
15 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (32.08%) MVC
2 258 (27.77%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (16.79%) SOA
4 154 (16.58%) TDD
5 126 (13.56%) OO
6 121 (13.02%) Software Engineering
7 95 (10.23%) Scrum
8 76 (8.18%) Unit Testing
9 65 (7.00%) E-Commerce
10 64 (6.89%) OOP
11 54 (5.81%) System Testing
12 52 (5.60%) Mentoring
13 48 (5.17%) CRM
14 47 (5.06%) Multithreading
15 46 (4.95%) ETL
16 45 (4.84%) Document Management
16 45 (4.84%) BDD
17 43 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (4.20%) OOD
19 35 (3.77%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 488 (52.53%) SQL
2 451 (48.55%) JavaScript
3 401 (43.16%) C#
4 377 (40.58%) Java
5 152 (16.36%) T-SQL
6 93 (10.01%) VB.NET
7 88 (9.47%) PHP
8 65 (7.00%) C++
9 51 (5.49%) Perl
10 45 (4.84%) C
11 27 (2.91%) Ruby
11 27 (2.91%) XPath
12 26 (2.80%) PHP5
13 25 (2.69%) Groovy
14 22 (2.37%) XQuery
15 19 (2.05%) Assembly Language
16 18 (1.94%) PL/SQL
17 16 (1.72%) VB
18 15 (1.61%) Python
18 15 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 136 (14.64%) Degree
2 70 (7.53%) ISEB
3 68 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 48 (5.17%) SC Cleared
5 22 (2.37%) CTC Cleared
6 21 (2.26%) HND
7 15 (1.61%) ISTQB
8 12 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.32%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.22%) OCMJD
11 2 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.11%) MCSD
12 1 (0.11%) MCITP
12 1 (0.11%) MCPD
12 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.67%) QA
2 21 (2.26%) WCAG
2 21 (2.26%) WAI
3 20 (2.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) HL7
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (1.08%) NFS
1 10 (1.08%) Firmware
2 4 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (0.43%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.32%) HDFS
3 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (4.63%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.97%) HP NNM
2 9 (0.97%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (0.54%) Puppet
4 4 (0.43%) Ambari
5 3 (0.32%) OpenAM
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.11%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.11%) Control-M
6 1 (0.11%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.11%) AppManager
6 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 243 (26.16%) Microsoft
2 134 (14.42%) Oracle
3 51 (5.49%) HP
4 30 (3.23%) Google
5 27 (2.91%) Adobe
6 26 (2.80%) Telerik
7 25 (2.69%) Red Hat
8 19 (2.05%) Facebook
9 14 (1.51%) TIBCO
10 10 (1.08%) Citrix
10 10 (1.08%) Juniper
11 9 (0.97%) Cisco
11 9 (0.97%) webMethods
11 9 (0.97%) F5
12 8 (0.86%) CheckPoint
13 7 (0.75%) Jaspersoft
14 6 (0.65%) Appcelerator
14 6 (0.65%) Redknee
14 6 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.65%) IBM
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 21 days holiday + laptops + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SJB Corporate Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago