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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 76 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 20 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.67% 2.50% 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 7.32% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 17
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
390 314 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.53% 34.17% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 335 279 395
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,000 £50,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -6 13 £35,000 -31.70% 2
Newport -4 7 £32,800 -3.52% 5
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 36 (85.71%) Web Services
2 26 (61.90%) REST
3 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (52.38%) Java
5 20 (47.62%) XML
6 16 (38.10%) HTML
7 15 (35.71%) SQL
8 14 (33.33%) .NET
8 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 14 (33.33%) CSS
9 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
9 13 (30.95%) Finance
10 12 (28.57%) Scrum
11 11 (26.19%) HTTP
11 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
12 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
12 10 (23.81%) C#
12 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
12 10 (23.81%) MVC
13 9 (21.43%) Advertising
13 9 (21.43%) HTML5
14 8 (19.05%) BDD
14 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
14 8 (19.05%) Web Development
14 8 (19.05%) Degree
14 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (16.67%) PaaS
15 7 (16.67%) Marketing
15 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 7 (16.67%) MS Excel

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.38%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) HTTP
2 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Big Data
4 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
5 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (7.14%) MySQL
6 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 5 (11.90%) Mercurial
3 5 (11.90%) SoapUI
4 4 (9.52%) Selenium
5 3 (7.14%) JUnit
5 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.76%) NetBeans
6 2 (4.76%) Subversion
6 2 (4.76%) Maven
6 2 (4.76%) FitNesse
6 2 (4.76%) TestNG
7 1 (2.38%) Ant
7 1 (2.38%) Gerrit
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Advertising
3 7 (16.67%) Marketing
4 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.52%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.52%) QA Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Database Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (85.71%) Web Services
2 26 (61.90%) REST
3 20 (47.62%) XML
4 16 (38.10%) HTML
5 14 (33.33%) .NET
5 14 (33.33%) CSS
6 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
7 9 (21.43%) HTML5
8 6 (14.29%) Spring
9 5 (11.90%) jQuery
10 4 (9.52%) LINQ
10 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
10 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (9.52%) CSS3
10 4 (9.52%) Sass
10 4 (9.52%) LESS
10 4 (9.52%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) User Experience
2 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) UNIX
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) MVC
4 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 8 (19.05%) Web Development
4 8 (19.05%) BDD
5 7 (16.67%) Mobile Marketing
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
7 5 (11.90%) TDD
8 4 (9.52%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Manual Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) C#
5 7 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
7 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) Golang
8 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Facebook
4 2 (4.76%) Twitter
5 1 (2.38%) Zend
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Apple
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