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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 155 133 160
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +27
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 396 487 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.86% 2.06% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 5.34% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 330 427 313
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,193 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
7830 9115 8633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.87% 38.55% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6765 7896 7665
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 0 119 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Hampshire +16 61 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Surrey -57 48 £49,000 +13.95% 3
Kent +9 34 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Oxfordshire +9 33 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 31 £40,000 -20.00% 6
West Sussex -35 28 £50,000 - 2
East Sussex -3 22 £39,250 +12.14% 1
Sussex +7 8 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Middlesex +18 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 461 (53.42%) Web Services
2 452 (52.38%) XML
3 436 (50.52%) Java
4 381 (44.15%) JavaScript
5 380 (44.03%) SQL
6 376 (43.57%) HTML
7 340 (39.40%) CSS
8 334 (38.70%) REST
9 309 (35.81%) .NET
10 287 (33.26%) C#
11 266 (30.82%) SQL Server
12 259 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
13 215 (24.91%) JSON
14 211 (24.45%) Oracle
15 210 (24.33%) MVC
16 207 (23.99%) ASP.NET
17 202 (23.41%) RESTful
18 200 (23.17%) jQuery
19 187 (21.67%) Ajax
20 185 (21.44%) Microsoft
21 180 (20.86%) Linux
21 180 (20.86%) Spring
22 159 (18.42%) J2EE
23 158 (18.31%) TDD
24 156 (18.08%) Windows
25 144 (16.69%) WCF
26 141 (16.34%) Software Engineering
27 128 (14.83%) Finance
27 128 (14.83%) Hibernate
27 128 (14.83%) Continuous Integration

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 92 (10.66%) Apache
2 86 (9.97%) Tomcat
3 80 (9.27%) JBoss
4 72 (8.34%) WebSphere
5 57 (6.60%) WebLogic
6 56 (6.49%) CMS
7 40 (4.63%) Oracle Service Bus
8 32 (3.71%) Sitecore CMS
8 32 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
9 30 (3.48%) Apache Solr
10 26 (3.01%) IIS
11 22 (2.55%) Drupal
12 18 (2.09%) Mule
13 14 (1.62%) WordPress
14 11 (1.27%) Confluence
14 11 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (1.16%) SharePoint
15 10 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (1.04%) GlassFish
17 8 (0.93%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 63 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.58%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.23%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.23%) MS Office
5 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.35%) Magento
6 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.12%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.62%) SaaS
3 13 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.04%) IaaS
5 8 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (0.93%) GitHub
5 8 (0.93%) Amazon Glacier
5 8 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.23%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Office 365
7 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 103 (11.94%) HTTP
2 46 (5.33%) TCP/IP
3 26 (3.01%) SSL
4 25 (2.90%) Ethernet
5 24 (2.78%) Network Security
6 23 (2.67%) Internet
7 21 (2.43%) MPLS
7 21 (2.43%) SDH
8 20 (2.32%) CTI
9 18 (2.09%) FTP
10 17 (1.97%) LDAP
11 13 (1.51%) SSH
12 11 (1.27%) VoIP
12 11 (1.27%) SMTP
13 9 (1.04%) DNS
13 9 (1.04%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.70%) 3G
14 6 (0.70%) GSM
14 6 (0.70%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.70%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (30.82%) SQL Server
2 125 (14.48%) MySQL
3 70 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 60 (6.95%) RDBMS
5 56 (6.49%) Oracle Database
6 55 (6.37%) NoSQL
7 43 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
8 42 (4.87%) MongoDB
9 29 (3.36%) Big Data
10 27 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (2.55%) Hadoop
13 21 (2.43%) Oracle Database 10g
14 20 (2.32%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 13 (1.51%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 110 (12.75%) Subversion
2 106 (12.28%) Maven
3 103 (11.94%) Git (software)
4 89 (10.31%) JUnit
5 87 (10.08%) Eclipse
6 75 (8.69%) Ant
7 64 (7.42%) SoapUI
8 56 (6.49%) Visual Studio
9 52 (6.03%) Jenkins
10 42 (4.87%) Selenium
10 42 (4.87%) TestNG
11 37 (4.29%) JIRA
12 35 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (2.78%) Mockito
14 21 (2.43%) Toad
15 18 (2.09%) NetBeans
16 16 (1.85%) Moq
17 15 (1.74%) Fiddler
18 14 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 11 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 128 (14.83%) Finance
2 71 (8.23%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.21%) Banking
4 24 (2.78%) Advertising
4 24 (2.78%) Marketing
5 17 (1.97%) Publishing
6 7 (0.81%) Retail
6 7 (0.81%) Electronics
7 6 (0.70%) Games
8 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.46%) Back Office
8 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.35%) French Language
10 1 (0.12%) German Language
10 1 (0.12%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 587 (68.02%) Developer
2 203 (23.52%) Java Developer
3 121 (14.02%) Senior Developer
4 98 (11.36%) C# Developer
5 95 (11.01%) .NET Developer
6 88 (10.20%) Architect
7 86 (9.97%) Web Developer
8 84 (9.73%) Software Developer
9 79 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 67 (7.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 63 (7.30%) Software Engineer
12 53 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
13 51 (5.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 45 (5.21%) ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (3.36%) Analyst
15 29 (3.36%) C# Web Developer
16 27 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
17 25 (2.90%) Lead Developer
18 24 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
19 23 (2.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (53.42%) Web Services
2 452 (52.38%) XML
3 376 (43.57%) HTML
4 340 (39.40%) CSS
5 334 (38.70%) REST
6 309 (35.81%) .NET
7 215 (24.91%) JSON
8 207 (23.99%) ASP.NET
9 202 (23.41%) RESTful
10 200 (23.17%) jQuery
11 187 (21.67%) Ajax
12 180 (20.86%) Spring
13 159 (18.42%) J2EE
14 144 (16.69%) WCF
15 128 (14.83%) Hibernate
16 116 (13.44%) Java EE
17 109 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC
18 104 (12.05%) HTML5
19 82 (9.50%) .NET Framework
20 75 (8.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.46%) Computer Science
2 43 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (3.36%) Mobile App
4 28 (3.24%) User Experience
5 21 (2.43%) Open Source
6 18 (2.09%) Clustering
7 16 (1.85%) Data Integration
8 14 (1.62%) Data Extraction
9 12 (1.39%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.39%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.04%) Social Media
11 9 (1.04%) PKI
11 9 (1.04%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.81%) iPhone
13 7 (0.81%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.70%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.70%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.58%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 180 (20.86%) Linux
2 156 (18.08%) Windows
3 62 (7.18%) UNIX
4 28 (3.24%) Android
5 14 (1.62%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.39%) Solaris
6 12 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.81%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.58%) AIX
11 4 (0.46%) CentOS
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.23%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (30.01%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (24.33%) MVC
3 158 (18.31%) TDD
4 141 (16.34%) Software Engineering
5 128 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
6 124 (14.37%) SOA
7 121 (14.02%) OO
8 68 (7.88%) Multithreading
8 68 (7.88%) Scrum
9 67 (7.76%) Unit Testing
9 67 (7.76%) Integration Testing
10 65 (7.53%) CRM
11 51 (5.91%) B2B
12 50 (5.79%) Content Management
13 47 (5.45%) Software Architecture
14 43 (4.98%) E-Commerce
15 37 (4.29%) BDD
15 37 (4.29%) Mentoring
16 36 (4.17%) Web Development
17 31 (3.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 436 (50.52%) Java
2 381 (44.15%) JavaScript
3 380 (44.03%) SQL
4 287 (33.26%) C#
5 99 (11.47%) PHP
6 65 (7.53%) PL/SQL
7 61 (7.07%) T-SQL
8 54 (6.26%) C++
9 46 (5.33%) VB.NET
10 40 (4.63%) Perl
11 31 (3.59%) XPath
12 30 (3.48%) Python
13 24 (2.78%) XQuery
14 21 (2.43%) Ruby
15 20 (2.32%) Apex Code
15 20 (2.32%) Groovy
16 15 (1.74%) HQL
17 14 (1.62%) Shell Script
18 13 (1.51%) Scala
19 11 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 125 (14.48%) Degree
2 22 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.04%) OCPJP
4 9 (1.04%) OCMJD
4 9 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.81%) HND
5 7 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.70%) ISEB
6 6 (0.70%) PMP
7 5 (0.58%) JNCIA
7 5 (0.58%) CCNA
7 5 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.46%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.35%) MCP
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.23%) CISSP
10 2 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (7.88%) QA
2 10 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.93%) SLA
4 6 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.46%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.70%) Firmware
5 5 (0.58%) NFS
6 4 (0.46%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (1.39%) Puppet
2 9 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.70%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 5 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.46%) Nagios
5 4 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.35%) OpenNMS
6 3 (0.35%) Netcool
6 3 (0.35%) OpenView
7 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.12%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.12%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.12%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (0.12%) Control-M
8 1 (0.12%) AppManager
8 1 (0.12%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 211 (24.45%) Oracle
2 185 (21.44%) Microsoft
3 45 (5.21%) IBM
4 32 (3.71%) Sitecore
5 27 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (2.78%) VMware
7 21 (2.43%) Cramer
7 21 (2.43%) BEA
8 20 (2.32%) MetaSolv
9 18 (2.09%) hybris
10 16 (1.85%) Zend
11 13 (1.51%) Endeca
11 13 (1.51%) Sun
11 13 (1.51%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.04%) Cisco
13 8 (0.93%) Citrix
14 7 (0.81%) Google
14 7 (0.81%) SAP
15 6 (0.70%) Juniper
15 6 (0.70%) Ektron
Dartford, Kent
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k+Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: 30K-34K + 7K Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Spring Technology
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 38-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package !!!
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45900 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CPI Selection
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and 20% Cash Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c40-50k+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago