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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 127 111 153
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +42
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 467 479 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.25% 2.41% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.10% 6.08% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 384 399 358
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
7656 7877 8814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.91% 39.57% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6736 6577 8133
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Berkshire +8 146 £50,000 +5.26% 35
Hampshire -26 79 £47,000 +44.61% 15
Surrey -33 70 £45,000 +5.88% 9
East Sussex +7 44 £44,000 +6.66% 4
Kent +17 43 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Oxfordshire +11 36 £35,000 - 5
West Sussex -37 21 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Middlesex +19 11 £50,000 - 2
Sussex -3 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire -21 5 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Isle of Wight - 5 £35,590 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 522 (59.93%) XML
2 479 (54.99%) Web Services
3 429 (49.25%) Java
4 427 (49.02%) SQL
5 384 (44.09%) JavaScript
6 364 (41.79%) HTML
7 320 (36.74%) CSS
8 310 (35.59%) .NET
9 307 (35.25%) C#
10 287 (32.95%) REST
11 274 (31.46%) SQL Server
12 254 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
13 240 (27.55%) jQuery
14 236 (27.10%) ASP.NET
15 224 (25.72%) JSON
16 221 (25.37%) MVC
17 210 (24.11%) Linux
18 207 (23.77%) Ajax
19 193 (22.16%) Microsoft
20 192 (22.04%) RESTful
21 171 (19.63%) WCF
22 168 (19.29%) Oracle
23 163 (18.71%) J2EE
24 160 (18.37%) Spring
25 154 (17.68%) TDD
26 152 (17.45%) Software Engineering
27 136 (15.61%) MySQL
28 131 (15.04%) OO
29 130 (14.93%) SOA
29 130 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (11.71%) Apache
2 88 (10.10%) JBoss
3 84 (9.64%) Tomcat
4 58 (6.66%) WebLogic
4 58 (6.66%) WebSphere
5 45 (5.17%) IIS
6 38 (4.36%) CMS
7 37 (4.25%) Elasticsearch
8 36 (4.13%) Oracle Service Bus
9 29 (3.33%) SharePoint
10 19 (2.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 17 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (1.38%) Confluence
14 11 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (1.26%) Apache Solr
15 10 (1.15%) Mule
15 10 (1.15%) GlassFish
15 10 (1.15%) K2 blackpearl
16 9 (1.03%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 53 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.26%) MS Office
3 5 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.57%) SPSS
3 5 (0.57%) Fireworks
3 5 (0.57%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.57%) Magento
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.84%) SaaS
2 11 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.15%) Amazon S3
3 10 (1.15%) IaaS
4 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.34%) GitHub
8 2 (0.23%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 106 (12.17%) HTTP
2 48 (5.51%) TCP/IP
3 42 (4.82%) Internet
4 29 (3.33%) SSL
5 26 (2.99%) LDAP
6 20 (2.30%) Ethernet
7 17 (1.95%) DNS
7 17 (1.95%) SDH
7 17 (1.95%) MPLS
8 14 (1.61%) GSM
8 14 (1.61%) FTP
9 13 (1.49%) CTI
10 12 (1.38%) GPRS
11 11 (1.26%) SSH
11 11 (1.26%) Network Security
12 10 (1.15%) Bluetooth
13 8 (0.92%) SCTP
13 8 (0.92%) VoIP
14 5 (0.57%) 3G
14 5 (0.57%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (31.46%) SQL Server
2 136 (15.61%) MySQL
3 63 (7.23%) Relational Database
4 58 (6.66%) NoSQL
5 56 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (5.74%) RDBMS
6 50 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (5.17%) MongoDB
8 43 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (4.25%) Oracle Database
9 37 (4.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 24 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (2.64%) Big Data
12 18 (2.07%) Hadoop
13 17 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
17 10 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
18 8 (0.92%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 100 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 95 (10.91%) Eclipse
3 94 (10.79%) Subversion
4 88 (10.10%) Maven
5 83 (9.53%) JUnit
6 79 (9.07%) Ant
7 75 (8.61%) SoapUI
8 63 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 49 (5.63%) TestNG
10 46 (5.28%) Visual Studio
10 46 (5.28%) Selenium
10 46 (5.28%) Jenkins
11 42 (4.82%) JIRA
12 21 (2.41%) Toad
13 20 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 15 (1.72%) NetBeans
15 14 (1.61%) NUnit
16 12 (1.38%) QuickTest Pro
17 11 (1.26%) WebDriver
18 10 (1.15%) StarTeam
General
1 105 (12.06%) Finance
2 58 (6.66%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.10%) Banking
4 25 (2.87%) Marketing
5 17 (1.95%) Advertising
6 16 (1.84%) Retail
7 12 (1.38%) Publishing
8 9 (1.03%) Games
9 5 (0.57%) Electronics
10 4 (0.46%) Legal
11 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.11%) International Banking
12 1 (0.11%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.11%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 599 (68.77%) Developer
2 208 (23.88%) Java Developer
3 125 (14.35%) Web Developer
4 108 (12.40%) Senior Developer
5 103 (11.83%) Software Developer
6 84 (9.64%) .NET Developer
7 83 (9.53%) C# Developer
8 82 (9.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 71 (8.15%) Software Engineer
10 69 (7.92%) Analyst
11 66 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
12 57 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
13 50 (5.74%) Architect
14 38 (4.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 34 (3.90%) Test Analyst
16 33 (3.79%) Applications Developer
17 32 (3.67%) Programmer
18 30 (3.44%) ASP.NET Developer
19 27 (3.10%) PHP Developer
20 24 (2.76%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (59.93%) XML
2 479 (54.99%) Web Services
3 364 (41.79%) HTML
4 320 (36.74%) CSS
5 310 (35.59%) .NET
6 287 (32.95%) REST
7 240 (27.55%) jQuery
8 236 (27.10%) ASP.NET
9 224 (25.72%) JSON
10 207 (23.77%) Ajax
11 192 (22.04%) RESTful
12 171 (19.63%) WCF
13 163 (18.71%) J2EE
14 160 (18.37%) Spring
15 130 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
16 127 (14.58%) Hibernate
17 114 (13.09%) .NET Framework
18 101 (11.60%) HTML5
19 96 (11.02%) Java EE
20 77 (8.84%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.38%) Computer Science
2 45 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (3.90%) Open Source
4 28 (3.21%) Data Integration
5 27 (3.10%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.53%) Clustering
7 19 (2.18%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.95%) User Experience
9 13 (1.49%) SWIFT
10 11 (1.26%) iPhone
11 9 (1.03%) PKI
11 9 (1.03%) iPad
11 9 (1.03%) Data Extraction
12 8 (0.92%) DataPower
12 8 (0.92%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.80%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.80%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.69%) RIA
15 5 (0.57%) HACMP
16 4 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 210 (24.11%) Linux
2 123 (14.12%) Windows
3 62 (7.12%) UNIX
4 19 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (1.95%) Solaris
5 17 (1.95%) Android
6 13 (1.49%) CentOS
7 11 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.69%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.57%) AIX
12 4 (0.46%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.34%) zOS
13 3 (0.34%) Debian
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (25.37%) MVC
3 154 (17.68%) TDD
4 152 (17.45%) Software Engineering
5 131 (15.04%) OO
6 130 (14.93%) SOA
7 108 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
8 80 (9.18%) Scrum
9 78 (8.96%) Unit Testing
10 69 (7.92%) Integration Testing
11 56 (6.43%) Multithreading
12 51 (5.86%) CRM
13 48 (5.51%) OOP
14 45 (5.17%) BDD
14 45 (5.17%) Software Architecture
15 44 (5.05%) B2B
16 43 (4.94%) Content Management
17 41 (4.71%) E-Commerce
18 35 (4.02%) Migration
19 34 (3.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 429 (49.25%) Java
2 427 (49.02%) SQL
3 384 (44.09%) JavaScript
4 307 (35.25%) C#
5 100 (11.48%) PHP
6 83 (9.53%) T-SQL
7 62 (7.12%) C++
8 61 (7.00%) VB.NET
9 53 (6.08%) Perl
10 45 (5.17%) XPath
11 36 (4.13%) PL/SQL
12 30 (3.44%) C
13 29 (3.33%) Groovy
13 29 (3.33%) Ruby
14 27 (3.10%) XQuery
15 19 (2.18%) Scala
16 15 (1.72%) Python
16 15 (1.72%) Bash Shell
17 14 (1.61%) PHP5
18 12 (1.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 125 (14.35%) Degree
2 40 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.10%) ISEB
4 24 (2.76%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.95%) HND
6 10 (1.15%) OCPJP
6 10 (1.15%) OCMJD
6 10 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.92%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.80%) PMP
8 7 (0.80%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.57%) CCNA
9 5 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.57%) JNCIA
9 5 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.34%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (9.76%) QA
2 18 (2.07%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.57%) WCAG
3 5 (0.57%) WAI
3 5 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.46%) HL7
5 1 (0.11%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (1.95%) Firmware
2 8 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.92%) NFS
3 5 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.57%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.34%) HDFS
5 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.23%) vSphere
6 1 (0.11%) Xen
6 1 (0.11%) KVM
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 18 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.15%) Puppet
3 6 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.57%) CA SiteMinder
5 4 (0.46%) Nagios
6 3 (0.34%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.23%) SCCM
7 2 (0.23%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.23%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.23%) OMEGAMON
7 2 (0.23%) Control-M
7 2 (0.23%) Netcool
7 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.23%) AppManager
7 2 (0.23%) OpenView
8 1 (0.11%) Ambari
8 1 (0.11%) cPanel
Vendors
1 193 (22.16%) Microsoft
2 168 (19.29%) Oracle
3 31 (3.56%) IBM
4 22 (2.53%) Google
5 19 (2.18%) Sitecore
6 17 (1.95%) BEA
6 17 (1.95%) Cramer
7 16 (1.84%) MetaSolv
7 16 (1.84%) HP
8 15 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 15 (1.72%) Zend
9 14 (1.61%) VMware
10 13 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.38%) Telerik
12 11 (1.26%) Sun
13 10 (1.15%) Citrix
14 9 (1.03%) Adobe
15 8 (0.92%) Facebook
15 8 (0.92%) Redknee
16 7 (0.80%) Cisco
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
fairsail
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic share scheme, bonus, PHC,
Posted: 8 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + 21 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55,000 Plust bonus + Excellent Benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago