The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 67 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 24 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.18% 1.96% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.52% 4.90% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 8
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £32,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
SOAP
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
368 449 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.42% 39.91% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 330 407 306
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SOAP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SOAP Salary Trend in South Wales

SOAP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

SOAP Salary Histogram in South Wales

SOAP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South Wales 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
Cardiff -9 16 £30,000 -22.58% 5
Bridgend +14 5 £27,500 - 1
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 - 1
Torfaen - 1 - -
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 50 (81.97%) Web Services
2 37 (60.66%) XML
3 33 (54.10%) Java
4 31 (50.82%) SQL
5 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
6 26 (42.62%) HTML
6 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (42.62%) TDD
7 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
8 24 (39.34%) Maven
9 23 (37.70%) Scrum
9 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
9 23 (37.70%) OO
10 22 (36.07%) Spring
11 21 (34.43%) Finance
11 21 (34.43%) CSS
12 19 (31.15%) J2EE
13 18 (29.51%) SOA
13 18 (29.51%) Hibernate
14 17 (27.87%) Groovy
14 17 (27.87%) REST
14 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
15 16 (26.23%) jQuery
15 16 (26.23%) .NET
15 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET
16 15 (24.59%) Subversion
16 15 (24.59%) JIRA
16 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (22.95%) SQL Server 2008
17 14 (22.95%) Software Engineering

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (18.03%) FileNet
1 11 (18.03%) LiveCycle
1 11 (18.03%) Confluence
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
1 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) Internet
3 2 (3.28%) SSL
4 1 (1.64%) LDAP
4 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (21.31%) MongoDB
4 11 (18.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
5 9 (14.75%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (14.75%) MySQL
6 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.64%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 24 (39.34%) Maven
2 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
3 15 (24.59%) JIRA
3 15 (24.59%) Subversion
4 13 (21.31%) Hudson
5 9 (14.75%) SoapUI
5 9 (14.75%) Selenium
5 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
6 8 (13.11%) JUnit
6 8 (13.11%) Cucumber
6 8 (13.11%) JBehave
7 7 (11.48%) Ant
7 7 (11.48%) Calabash
7 7 (11.48%) eggPlant
8 6 (9.84%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (9.84%) Robotium
8 6 (9.84%) WebDriver
9 4 (6.56%) CruiseControl
10 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
10 3 (4.92%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Advertising
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) .NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Programmer
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Java Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Java Programmer
5 9 (14.75%) Developer Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Junior Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Junior
9 3 (4.92%) Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (81.97%) Web Services
2 37 (60.66%) XML
3 26 (42.62%) HTML
4 22 (36.07%) Spring
5 21 (34.43%) CSS
6 19 (31.15%) J2EE
7 18 (29.51%) Hibernate
8 17 (27.87%) REST
9 16 (26.23%) jQuery
9 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET
9 16 (26.23%) .NET
10 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (18.03%) JSF
11 11 (18.03%) XSLT
11 11 (18.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (14.75%) LINQ
12 9 (14.75%) LINQ to SQL
13 6 (9.84%) JSON
13 6 (9.84%) Struts
14 5 (8.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Open Source
2 8 (13.11%) Blackberry
3 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Android
2 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.92%) UNIX
4 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (42.62%) TDD
2 23 (37.70%) OO
2 23 (37.70%) Scrum
3 18 (29.51%) SOA
4 15 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (22.95%) Software Engineering
6 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
7 12 (19.67%) BDD
8 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (18.03%) DevOps
8 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
8 11 (18.03%) MVC
8 11 (18.03%) Release Management
8 11 (18.03%) RUP
8 11 (18.03%) DSDM
8 11 (18.03%) Pair Programming
8 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
8 11 (18.03%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (16.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) Java
2 31 (50.82%) SQL
3 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.87%) Groovy
5 14 (22.95%) VB.NET
6 13 (21.31%) T-SQL
7 11 (18.03%) Scala
7 11 (18.03%) Clojure
8 7 (11.48%) C#
9 6 (9.84%) PHP
10 4 (6.56%) VB
10 4 (6.56%) PHP5
11 2 (3.28%) XQuery
11 2 (3.28%) XPath
12 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle
3 11 (18.03%) IBM
3 11 (18.03%) Adobe
3 11 (18.03%) Twitter
4 9 (14.75%) SAP
5 4 (6.56%) Zend
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago