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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 46 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 49 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.14% 2.15% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.04% 6.84% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
407 380 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.35% 31.35% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 358 326 300
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +18 36 £36,500 +4.28%
Newport -2 9 £47,500 +44.81% 1
Torfaen +9 4 £43,250 +2.97%
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 51 (58.62%) SQL
2 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (51.72%) Web Services
4 37 (42.53%) Java
5 36 (41.38%) SoapUI
6 32 (36.78%) REST
7 30 (34.48%) Finance
8 27 (31.03%) Test Scripting
9 24 (27.59%) XML
10 21 (24.14%) ISEB
10 21 (24.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 20 (22.99%) Oracle
11 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
12 19 (21.84%) Degree
12 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
13 18 (20.69%) SDLC
14 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (18.39%) Selenium
15 16 (18.39%) Waterfall
16 14 (16.09%) Test Strategy
17 13 (14.94%) Games
17 13 (14.94%) ISTQB
17 13 (14.94%) Spring
17 13 (14.94%) C#
18 12 (13.79%) HTML
18 12 (13.79%) .NET
18 12 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
18 12 (13.79%) QA
19 11 (12.64%) Software Delivery
19 11 (12.64%) Functional Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (5.75%) JBoss
1 5 (5.75%) Node.js
2 2 (2.30%) Apache
2 2 (2.30%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) HTTP
2 2 (2.30%) RTSP
2 2 (2.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) MySQL
3 8 (9.20%) DB2
4 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (41.38%) SoapUI
2 16 (18.39%) Selenium
3 11 (12.64%) Subversion
4 9 (10.34%) Cucumber
4 9 (10.34%) JUnit
5 6 (6.90%) JBehave
6 5 (5.75%) ClearQuest
7 3 (3.45%) Maven
7 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.30%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.30%) JIRA
8 2 (2.30%) Toad
9 1 (1.15%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (1.15%) JMeter
9 1 (1.15%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.15%) Ranorex
9 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (34.48%) Finance
2 13 (14.94%) Games
3 7 (8.05%) Advertising
4 5 (5.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (41.38%) Analyst
2 33 (37.93%) Developer
2 33 (37.93%) Test Analyst
3 18 (20.69%) Java Developer
4 13 (14.94%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) .NET Developer
8 7 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.05%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.05%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Web Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Web Test Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (51.72%) Web Services
2 32 (36.78%) REST
3 24 (27.59%) XML
4 13 (14.94%) Spring
5 12 (13.79%) .NET
5 12 (13.79%) HTML
6 11 (12.64%) Ajax
6 11 (12.64%) Hibernate
7 10 (11.49%) CSS
8 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET
8 9 (10.34%) JSON
9 7 (8.05%) RESTful
9 7 (8.05%) WSDL
10 6 (6.90%) Java EE
10 6 (6.90%) jQuery
11 5 (5.75%) HTML5
11 5 (5.75%) JSF
11 5 (5.75%) SVG
12 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.30%) Fintech
3 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Linux
2 7 (8.05%) Unix
2 7 (8.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.03%) Test Scripting
3 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
4 18 (20.69%) SDLC
5 16 (18.39%) Waterfall
6 14 (16.09%) Test Strategy
7 12 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (12.64%) Functional Testing
8 11 (12.64%) Migration
8 11 (12.64%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (12.64%) Software Delivery
9 9 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (10.34%) OO
10 8 (9.20%) MVC
10 8 (9.20%) Test Automation
11 7 (8.05%) ETL
11 7 (8.05%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.90%) Release Management
12 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 51 (58.62%) SQL
2 37 (42.53%) Java
3 13 (14.94%) C#
4 11 (12.64%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.34%) PHP
6 7 (8.05%) C++
6 7 (8.05%) Ruby
7 5 (5.75%) Groovy
8 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.30%) Scala
9 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (24.14%) ISEB
1 21 (24.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 19 (21.84%) Degree
3 13 (14.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.15%) HND
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) Sybase
3 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe
4 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.30%) Rally
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