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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 56 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 37 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.24% 2.18% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.39% 5.67% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 11
Average salary £38,250 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.69% +18.18%
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
394 423 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.47% 38.38% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 358 378 299
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 29 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 29 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 +4 30 £45,500 +17.41% 2
Bridgend - 5 £27,500 - 2
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 (85.96%) Web Services
2 32 (56.14%) Java
3 30 (52.63%) XML
4 27 (47.37%) Scrum
5 26 (45.61%) TDD
6 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (43.86%) SQL
6 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
7 24 (42.11%) Maven
8 22 (38.60%) Spring
8 22 (38.60%) OO
8 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
9 20 (35.09%) Finance
10 19 (33.33%) J2EE
10 19 (33.33%) HTML
11 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
11 18 (31.58%) SOA
11 18 (31.58%) Hibernate
12 17 (29.82%) Groovy
12 17 (29.82%) Jenkins
13 16 (28.07%) REST
13 16 (28.07%) CSS
14 15 (26.32%) Subversion
14 15 (26.32%) JIRA
14 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
16 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
16 13 (22.81%) .NET
16 13 (22.81%) jQuery
16 13 (22.81%) Hudson

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (19.30%) FileNet
1 11 (19.30%) LiveCycle
1 11 (19.30%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (3.51%) SSL
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.81%) MongoDB
3 11 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (19.30%) NoSQL
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (8.77%) MySQL
6 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.75%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 24 (42.11%) Maven
2 17 (29.82%) Jenkins
3 15 (26.32%) JIRA
3 15 (26.32%) Subversion
4 13 (22.81%) Hudson
5 9 (15.79%) SoapUI
5 9 (15.79%) Selenium
5 9 (15.79%) JUnit
6 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
6 8 (14.04%) JBehave
7 7 (12.28%) Ant
7 7 (12.28%) Calabash
7 7 (12.28%) eggPlant
8 6 (10.53%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (10.53%) Robotium
8 6 (10.53%) WebDriver
8 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
9 4 (7.02%) CruiseControl
10 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
10 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
2 3 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Consultant
4 9 (15.79%) Programmer
4 9 (15.79%) Java Consultant
4 9 (15.79%) Java Programmer
4 9 (15.79%) Developer Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.28%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Tester
8 4 (7.02%) Junior
8 4 (7.02%) Junior Developer
8 4 (7.02%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (85.96%) Web Services
2 30 (52.63%) XML
3 22 (38.60%) Spring
4 19 (33.33%) J2EE
4 19 (33.33%) HTML
5 18 (31.58%) Hibernate
6 16 (28.07%) CSS
6 16 (28.07%) REST
7 13 (22.81%) jQuery
7 13 (22.81%) .NET
7 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET
8 11 (19.30%) JSF
8 11 (19.30%) XSLT
8 11 (19.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (14.04%) Struts
11 7 (12.28%) Java EE
12 6 (10.53%) LINQ
12 6 (10.53%) Spring Web Flow
12 6 (10.53%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Open Source
2 8 (14.04%) Blackberry
3 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.02%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Android
2 8 (14.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.51%) UNIX
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Scrum
2 26 (45.61%) TDD
3 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (38.60%) OO
5 18 (31.58%) SOA
6 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
8 12 (21.05%) BDD
9 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (19.30%) Test Automation
9 11 (19.30%) Release Management
9 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
9 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
9 11 (19.30%) RUP
9 11 (19.30%) DSDM
9 11 (19.30%) UML
9 11 (19.30%) MVC
9 11 (19.30%) Pair Programming
9 11 (19.30%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (19.30%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) Java
2 25 (43.86%) SQL
3 18 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 17 (29.82%) Groovy
5 11 (19.30%) Scala
5 11 (19.30%) Clojure
5 11 (19.30%) VB.NET
6 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
7 7 (12.28%) C#
8 4 (7.02%) VB
8 4 (7.02%) PHP
9 3 (5.26%) PHP5
10 2 (3.51%) XQuery
10 2 (3.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.51%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) ISO 8583
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Oracle
3 11 (19.30%) IBM
3 11 (19.30%) Adobe
3 11 (19.30%) Twitter
4 6 (10.53%) SAP
5 3 (5.26%) Zend
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Apple
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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