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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 64 70 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 24 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.37% 1.72% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.00% 4.00% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 9
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
343 450 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.89% 43.06% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 305 413 312
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +14 21 £52,500 +20.00% 6
Newport -3 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Torfaen - 1 £32,500 -
Bridgend - 1 £28,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 81 (91.01%) Web Services
2 58 (65.17%) Java
3 47 (52.81%) Scrum
4 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (43.82%) Spring
6 37 (41.57%) UML
7 34 (38.20%) MVC
7 34 (38.20%) REST
8 33 (37.08%) SQL
9 32 (35.96%) Hibernate
9 32 (35.96%) Maven
10 27 (30.34%) XML
11 25 (28.09%) J2EE
12 24 (26.97%) .NET
12 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
13 23 (25.84%) Finance
14 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
15 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET
15 21 (23.60%) OO
16 19 (21.35%) JUnit
16 19 (21.35%) Jenkins
17 18 (20.22%) Oracle
17 18 (20.22%) VB.NET
17 18 (20.22%) TDD
18 17 (19.10%) MS Excel
19 15 (16.85%) Ant
19 15 (16.85%) Banking
19 15 (16.85%) Software Engineering
20 14 (15.73%) C#
20 14 (15.73%) Struts

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (5.62%) LiveCycle
1 5 (5.62%) Confluence
1 5 (5.62%) FileNet
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (19.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) SSL
1 2 (2.25%) HTTP
1 2 (2.25%) SNMP
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) Relational Database
2 13 (14.61%) RDBMS
3 12 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (35.96%) Maven
2 19 (21.35%) JUnit
2 19 (21.35%) Jenkins
3 15 (16.85%) Ant
4 13 (14.61%) Apache Ivy
5 12 (13.48%) Hudson
6 11 (12.36%) Subversion
7 10 (11.24%) SoapUI
8 8 (8.99%) Selenium
8 8 (8.99%) JIRA
8 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
8 8 (8.99%) JBehave
8 8 (8.99%) WebDriver
8 8 (8.99%) Gerrit
9 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
10 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.25%) JMeter
11 2 (2.25%) CruiseControl
11 2 (2.25%) Mercurial
12 1 (1.12%) eggPlant
General
1 23 (25.84%) Finance
2 15 (16.85%) Banking
3 12 (13.48%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (65.17%) Developer
2 36 (40.45%) Java Developer
3 21 (23.60%) Senior Developer
4 18 (20.22%) .NET Developer
4 18 (20.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (19.10%) Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Test Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Programmer
8 7 (7.87%) Junior
8 7 (7.87%) Junior Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Architect
9 6 (6.74%) Java Programmer
9 6 (6.74%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) VB Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Consultant
10 5 (5.62%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Java Consultant
10 5 (5.62%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (91.01%) Web Services
2 39 (43.82%) Spring
3 34 (38.20%) REST
4 32 (35.96%) Hibernate
5 27 (30.34%) XML
6 25 (28.09%) J2EE
7 24 (26.97%) .NET
8 21 (23.60%) ASP.NET
9 14 (15.73%) Struts
9 14 (15.73%) RESTful
10 12 (13.48%) Java EE
11 11 (12.36%) HTML
11 11 (12.36%) EJB
11 11 (12.36%) JSP
12 10 (11.24%) Servlets
13 9 (10.11%) JPA
13 9 (10.11%) Spring Web Flow
13 9 (10.11%) CSS
13 9 (10.11%) XSLT
14 8 (8.99%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.74%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (5.62%) Open Source
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Android
2 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.37%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) Linux
4 2 (2.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.81%) Scrum
2 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (41.57%) UML
4 34 (38.20%) MVC
5 21 (23.60%) OO
6 18 (20.22%) TDD
7 15 (16.85%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.36%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (12.36%) Software Architecture
8 11 (12.36%) Automated Testing
9 9 (10.11%) BDD
9 9 (10.11%) Unit Testing
9 9 (10.11%) Project Management
10 8 (8.99%) SOA
11 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.87%) Refactoring
11 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.62%) Test Strategy
12 5 (5.62%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.17%) Java
2 33 (37.08%) SQL
3 18 (20.22%) VB.NET
4 14 (15.73%) C#
5 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.48%) VB
5 12 (13.48%) Groovy
6 11 (12.36%) XPath
7 8 (8.99%) VB6
8 7 (7.87%) XQuery
9 5 (5.62%) Scala
9 5 (5.62%) Clojure
10 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.49%) VBA
11 2 (2.25%) Perl
11 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) ISEB
3 2 (2.25%) SAP Certification
3 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) ISO 8583
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Puppet
1 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.25%) SCCM
1 2 (2.25%) WMI
1 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.22%) Oracle
3 6 (6.74%) IBM
4 5 (5.62%) Twitter
4 5 (5.62%) Adobe
5 2 (2.25%) SAP
5 2 (2.25%) Cisco
5 2 (2.25%) HP
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.25%) Qualys
5 2 (2.25%) LogRhythm
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