The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 54 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 35 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.14% 2.29% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.19% 6.00% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 12
Average salary £43,250 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
381 417 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.20% 38.19% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 347 374 304
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,433 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
Wales

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +1 29 £45,500 +1.11% 3
Bridgend - 5 £27,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 49 (87.50%) Web Services
2 32 (57.14%) Java
3 28 (50.00%) XML
3 28 (50.00%) Scrum
4 26 (46.43%) TDD
5 24 (42.86%) Maven
5 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (42.86%) SQL
6 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
6 23 (41.07%) Spring
7 22 (39.29%) OO
8 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
9 19 (33.93%) Finance
10 18 (32.14%) Hibernate
10 18 (32.14%) SOA
10 18 (32.14%) J2EE
11 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
11 17 (30.36%) HTML
11 17 (30.36%) Groovy
12 16 (28.57%) REST
12 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
13 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (26.79%) CSS
14 14 (25.00%) Subversion
14 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
14 14 (25.00%) JIRA
15 13 (23.21%) MongoDB
15 13 (23.21%) Hudson
16 12 (21.43%) BDD
16 12 (21.43%) jQuery

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (19.64%) FileNet
1 11 (19.64%) LiveCycle
1 11 (19.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) SSL
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.21%) MongoDB
3 11 (19.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.93%) MySQL
5 5 (8.93%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (42.86%) Maven
2 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 14 (25.00%) JIRA
3 14 (25.00%) Subversion
4 13 (23.21%) Hudson
5 9 (16.07%) SoapUI
5 9 (16.07%) JUnit
6 8 (14.29%) Ant
6 8 (14.29%) Selenium
6 8 (14.29%) JBehave
7 7 (12.50%) Calabash
7 7 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
7 7 (12.50%) eggPlant
7 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
8 6 (10.71%) WebDriver
8 6 (10.71%) Robotium
9 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
10 4 (7.14%) CruiseControl
11 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
11 3 (5.36%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Consultant
4 9 (16.07%) Programmer
4 9 (16.07%) Java Consultant
4 9 (16.07%) Java Programmer
4 9 (16.07%) Developer Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 4 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (87.50%) Web Services
2 28 (50.00%) XML
3 23 (41.07%) Spring
4 18 (32.14%) Hibernate
4 18 (32.14%) J2EE
5 17 (30.36%) HTML
6 16 (28.57%) REST
7 15 (26.79%) CSS
8 12 (21.43%) .NET
8 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 12 (21.43%) jQuery
9 11 (19.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (19.64%) JSF
9 11 (19.64%) XSLT
10 9 (16.07%) Struts
10 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (14.29%) Java EE
12 6 (10.71%) Spring Web Flow
13 5 (8.93%) LINQ to SQL
13 5 (8.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Open Source
2 8 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 7 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
1 8 (14.29%) Android
1 8 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Scrum
2 26 (46.43%) TDD
3 24 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (39.29%) OO
5 18 (32.14%) SOA
6 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (21.43%) BDD
8 12 (21.43%) MVC
9 11 (19.64%) Pair Programming
9 11 (19.64%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (19.64%) Configuration Management
9 11 (19.64%) RUP
9 11 (19.64%) DSDM
9 11 (19.64%) UML
9 11 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (19.64%) Test Automation
9 11 (19.64%) Release Management
9 11 (19.64%) Unit Testing
9 11 (19.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) Java
2 24 (42.86%) SQL
3 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.36%) Groovy
4 11 (19.64%) Scala
4 11 (19.64%) Clojure
5 10 (17.86%) VB.NET
6 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
7 7 (12.50%) C#
8 4 (7.14%) VB
8 4 (7.14%) PHP
9 3 (5.36%) PHP5
10 2 (3.57%) XQuery
10 2 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 8583
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Adobe
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 11 (19.64%) IBM
2 11 (19.64%) Twitter
3 5 (8.93%) SAP
4 3 (5.36%) Zend
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) Apple
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