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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 138 142 171
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +29
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 445 401 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.02% 1.90% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.61% 5.00% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 369 339 311
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
7933 8012 8907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.05% 37.93% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6725 7114 7909
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 97 £40,000 -11.60% 9
Surrey -20 86 £40,000 -20.00% 17
Berkshire +20 75 £45,000 +9.09% 13
West Sussex +17 47 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East Sussex 0 47 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Oxfordshire +10 35 £42,500 +9.67% 7
Kent -22 28 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Buckinghamshire +4 22 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £50,000 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 592 (62.58%) XML
2 552 (58.35%) Web Services
3 492 (52.01%) SQL
4 466 (49.26%) HTML
5 456 (48.20%) JavaScript
6 438 (46.30%) .NET
7 421 (44.50%) C#
8 388 (41.01%) SQL Server
9 374 (39.53%) Java
10 350 (37.00%) CSS
11 345 (36.47%) ASP.NET
12 289 (30.55%) MVC
13 265 (28.01%) Microsoft
14 251 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
15 237 (25.05%) REST
16 223 (23.57%) jQuery
17 221 (23.36%) WCF
18 194 (20.51%) Ajax
19 183 (19.34%) .NET Framework
20 167 (17.65%) Oracle
21 159 (16.81%) Linux
22 157 (16.60%) ASP.NET MVC
23 156 (16.49%) TDD
24 154 (16.28%) T-SQL
25 151 (15.96%) JSON
26 150 (15.86%) SOA
27 144 (15.22%) XSLT
28 137 (14.48%) RESTful
29 132 (13.95%) Degree
30 130 (13.74%) Finance

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 102 (10.78%) IIS
2 89 (9.41%) SharePoint
3 71 (7.51%) Apache
4 66 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 52 (5.50%) WebSphere
6 25 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
7 24 (2.54%) MediaWiki
8 22 (2.33%) K2 blackpearl
9 20 (2.11%) CMS
10 14 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (1.37%) WebLogic
12 11 (1.16%) MQSeries
12 11 (1.16%) FileNet
12 11 (1.16%) WebSphere Process Server
12 11 (1.16%) WebSphere Portal
13 10 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.95%) SAS
15 8 (0.85%) ArcGIS
15 8 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 98 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.49%) MS Office
3 21 (2.22%) Photoshop
3 21 (2.22%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.63%) Pivotal CRM
2 6 (0.63%) Magento
3 4 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle TCA
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 74 (7.82%) SaaS
2 6 (0.63%) IaaS
3 5 (0.53%) Office 365
3 5 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.21%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.21%) Heroku
5 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 122 (12.90%) HTTP
2 99 (10.47%) Internet
3 72 (7.61%) TCP/IP
4 43 (4.55%) DNS
4 43 (4.55%) SSL
5 39 (4.12%) LDAP
6 27 (2.85%) CTI
7 24 (2.54%) SMTP
8 15 (1.59%) LAN
8 15 (1.59%) WAN
8 15 (1.59%) OSPF
8 15 (1.59%) BGP
8 15 (1.59%) EIGRP
8 15 (1.59%) IGRP
8 15 (1.59%) TACACS
8 15 (1.59%) Firewall
9 13 (1.37%) Wireshark
9 13 (1.37%) ISUP
9 13 (1.37%) INAP
9 13 (1.37%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (41.01%) SQL Server
2 119 (12.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (11.42%) Relational Database
4 103 (10.89%) MySQL
5 77 (8.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 66 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 63 (6.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 60 (6.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (3.91%) RDBMS
10 24 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (2.01%) Hadoop
11 19 (2.01%) SQLite
12 18 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (1.90%) Big Data
13 17 (1.80%) NoSQL
14 15 (1.59%) Apache Accumulo
14 15 (1.59%) Oracle Database
15 13 (1.37%) MongoDB
16 12 (1.27%) DB2
17 10 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 108 (11.42%) Subversion
2 91 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (8.35%) Git (software)
4 69 (7.29%) Visual Studio
5 64 (6.77%) Ant
6 53 (5.60%) SoapUI
7 48 (5.07%) Maven
8 43 (4.55%) Selenium
9 40 (4.23%) Eclipse
10 32 (3.38%) QuickTest Pro
11 27 (2.85%) Ranorex
12 24 (2.54%) JIRA
13 21 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
13 21 (2.22%) JUnit
14 17 (1.80%) NUnit
14 17 (1.80%) Cucumber
15 14 (1.48%) SpecFlow
16 13 (1.37%) Jenkins
17 11 (1.16%) Rational Application Developer
17 11 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 130 (13.74%) Finance
2 34 (3.59%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.07%) Marketing
4 22 (2.33%) Front Office
5 18 (1.90%) Retail
6 17 (1.80%) Advertising
7 13 (1.37%) Legal
8 11 (1.16%) Banking
9 8 (0.85%) Back Office
10 5 (0.53%) Publishing
10 5 (0.53%) Games
10 5 (0.53%) German Language
11 4 (0.42%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.21%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.21%) French Language
13 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 625 (66.07%) Developer
2 189 (19.98%) .NET Developer
3 147 (15.54%) C# Developer
4 146 (15.43%) Analyst
5 144 (15.22%) Java Developer
6 124 (13.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 105 (11.10%) Senior Developer
8 100 (10.57%) Web Developer
9 88 (9.30%) Software Developer
10 83 (8.77%) ASP.NET Developer
11 78 (8.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 75 (7.93%) Programmer
13 57 (6.03%) Test Analyst
14 51 (5.39%) Software Engineer
15 47 (4.97%) Senior Analyst
16 45 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
17 40 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
18 39 (4.12%) Applications Developer
19 38 (4.02%) Analyst Developer
20 36 (3.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 592 (62.58%) XML
2 552 (58.35%) Web Services
3 466 (49.26%) HTML
4 438 (46.30%) .NET
5 350 (37.00%) CSS
6 345 (36.47%) ASP.NET
7 237 (25.05%) REST
8 223 (23.57%) jQuery
9 221 (23.36%) WCF
10 194 (20.51%) Ajax
11 183 (19.34%) .NET Framework
12 157 (16.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 151 (15.96%) JSON
14 144 (15.22%) XSLT
15 137 (14.48%) RESTful
16 128 (13.53%) Spring
17 127 (13.42%) WSDL
17 127 (13.42%) HTML5
18 97 (10.25%) J2EE
19 85 (8.99%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.77%) Open Source
2 63 (6.66%) Computer Science
3 54 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (2.64%) Social Media
4 25 (2.64%) Data Integration
5 23 (2.43%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.01%) RIA
7 18 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 18 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.48%) User Experience
9 13 (1.37%) IVR
10 11 (1.16%) iPhone
10 11 (1.16%) DataPower
11 10 (1.06%) Smartphone
11 10 (1.06%) Clustering
12 9 (0.95%) GIS
12 9 (0.95%) Client/Server
12 9 (0.95%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 159 (16.81%) Linux
2 127 (13.42%) Windows
3 64 (6.77%) UNIX
4 35 (3.70%) Android
5 34 (3.59%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (2.85%) Solaris
8 26 (2.75%) CentOS
9 24 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (2.01%) Windows Phone
11 11 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.95%) Debian
12 9 (0.95%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.85%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.63%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.11%) zOS
15 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (30.55%) MVC
2 251 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (16.49%) TDD
4 150 (15.86%) SOA
5 127 (13.42%) Software Engineering
6 99 (10.47%) OO
7 88 (9.30%) Scrum
8 76 (8.03%) Unit Testing
9 75 (7.93%) System Testing
10 70 (7.40%) E-Commerce
11 61 (6.45%) Multithreading
12 60 (6.34%) OOP
13 56 (5.92%) Mentoring
14 50 (5.29%) Document Management
15 45 (4.76%) UML
15 45 (4.76%) CRM
16 42 (4.44%) BDD
17 41 (4.33%) Web Development
18 40 (4.23%) OOD
19 39 (4.12%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 492 (52.01%) SQL
2 456 (48.20%) JavaScript
3 421 (44.50%) C#
4 374 (39.53%) Java
5 154 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 116 (12.26%) VB.NET
7 69 (7.29%) C++
7 69 (7.29%) PHP
8 46 (4.86%) C
9 42 (4.44%) Perl
10 24 (2.54%) Assembly Language
10 24 (2.54%) PHP5
11 22 (2.33%) Ruby
12 19 (2.01%) VBScript
13 18 (1.90%) VB
14 17 (1.80%) PL/SQL
14 17 (1.80%) Groovy
15 16 (1.69%) XPath
16 15 (1.59%) Python
17 14 (1.48%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 132 (13.95%) Degree
2 87 (9.20%) Security Cleared
3 74 (7.82%) ISEB
4 63 (6.66%) SC Cleared
5 38 (4.02%) CTC Cleared
6 18 (1.90%) HND
7 15 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 13 (1.37%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.11%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.11%) MCITP
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.07%) QA
2 21 (2.22%) WCAG
2 21 (2.22%) WAI
3 17 (1.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (1.37%) NFS
2 5 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.32%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.21%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (5.18%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.59%) CiscoWorks
2 15 (1.59%) HP NNM
3 5 (0.53%) Puppet
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.32%) Ambari
5 1 (0.11%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.11%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.11%) SCCM
5 1 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.11%) Nagios
5 1 (0.11%) AppManager
Vendors
1 265 (28.01%) Microsoft
2 167 (17.65%) Oracle
3 64 (6.77%) HP
4 32 (3.38%) JBoss
4 32 (3.38%) Red Hat
5 26 (2.75%) Google
6 25 (2.64%) Adobe
7 21 (2.22%) Telerik
8 20 (2.11%) Facebook
9 17 (1.80%) TIBCO
10 16 (1.69%) Juniper
11 15 (1.59%) Cisco
11 15 (1.59%) F5
12 14 (1.48%) CheckPoint
13 13 (1.37%) webMethods
13 13 (1.37%) IBM
13 13 (1.37%) Citrix
14 9 (0.95%) ILOG
14 9 (0.95%) Redknee
15 8 (0.85%) SAP
Guildford, Surrey
AMsource Technology
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum share options
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 30k + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago