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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 40 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 69 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.48% 2.47% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.62% 7.34% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 54 25 21
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
472 368 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 37.49% 33.70% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 408 328 419
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Cardiff +19 56 £35,000 +16.66% 11
Newport - 8 £28,000 - 2
Bridgend +2 6 £33,500 +11.66%
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 58 (64.44%) Web Services
2 54 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (52.22%) REST
4 46 (51.11%) Java
5 40 (44.44%) Finance
6 39 (43.33%) SQL
7 28 (31.11%) XML
8 27 (30.00%) Spring
9 25 (27.78%) Oracle
9 25 (27.78%) Jenkins
10 23 (25.56%) HTML
10 23 (25.56%) OO
11 22 (24.44%) Degree
12 21 (23.33%) TDD
13 19 (21.11%) Maven
13 19 (21.11%) Scrum
14 18 (20.00%) MVC
14 18 (20.00%) CSS
14 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 18 (20.00%) BDD
14 18 (20.00%) SoapUI
15 16 (17.78%) Java EE
15 16 (17.78%) ISEB
16 15 (16.67%) NetBeans
16 15 (16.67%) C#
16 15 (16.67%) Eclipse
16 15 (16.67%) Selenium
16 15 (16.67%) Hudson
17 14 (15.56%) HTML5
18 13 (14.44%) NoSQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (1.11%) JBoss
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) HTTP
1 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.44%) NoSQL
2 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (12.22%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.67%) MySQL
5 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.11%) DB2
7 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 19 (21.11%) Maven
3 18 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 15 (16.67%) Hudson
4 15 (16.67%) Selenium
4 15 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 15 (16.67%) NetBeans
5 11 (12.22%) JMeter
6 10 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 10 (11.11%) Subversion
6 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (7.78%) ClearQuest
8 5 (5.56%) Ant
8 5 (5.56%) Mercurial
8 5 (5.56%) Cucumber
9 4 (4.44%) MSTest
10 3 (3.33%) JBehave
10 3 (3.33%) JIRA
10 3 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 40 (44.44%) Finance
2 13 (14.44%) Banking
3 12 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 11 (12.22%) Back Office
5 8 (8.89%) Retail
6 3 (3.33%) Advertising
6 3 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (46.67%) Developer
2 28 (31.11%) Analyst
3 25 (27.78%) Test Analyst
4 16 (17.78%) Java Developer
5 12 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 12 (13.33%) Architect
6 9 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
6 9 (10.00%) Java Architect
7 8 (8.89%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.56%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Software Test Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) QA Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (64.44%) Web Services
2 47 (52.22%) REST
3 28 (31.11%) XML
4 27 (30.00%) Spring
5 23 (25.56%) HTML
6 18 (20.00%) CSS
7 16 (17.78%) Java EE
8 14 (15.56%) HTML5
9 11 (12.22%) .NET
10 9 (10.00%) JPA
11 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
11 8 (8.89%) Apache Camel
12 7 (7.78%) JSON
12 7 (7.78%) CSS3
13 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
13 6 (6.67%) Backbone.js
13 6 (6.67%) Sass
13 6 (6.67%) LESS
13 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (5.56%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) User Experience
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.11%) Social Network
4 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Linux
3 6 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.56%) OO
3 21 (23.33%) TDD
4 19 (21.11%) Scrum
5 18 (20.00%) MVC
5 18 (20.00%) BDD
6 12 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 10 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 9 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.89%) Mobile Development
10 7 (7.78%) SDLC
10 7 (7.78%) Performance Testing
11 6 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.67%) Web Development
11 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) Java
2 39 (43.33%) SQL
3 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (16.67%) C#
5 8 (8.89%) Python
6 7 (7.78%) Ruby
6 7 (7.78%) PHP
7 4 (4.44%) Go
8 2 (2.22%) C++
8 2 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Degree
2 16 (17.78%) ISEB
3 13 (14.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (27.78%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) Facebook
2 6 (6.67%) Twitter
3 5 (5.56%) Google
4 3 (3.33%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.11%) Adobe
5 1 (1.11%) HP
5 1 (1.11%) Apple
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