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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 68 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 24 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.22% 1.82% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.78% 4.34% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 8
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £30,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
354 484 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.72% 41.87% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 313 448 309
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 16 September 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 September 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 -3 18 £30,000 -33.33% 4
Bridgend +14 3 £27,500 - 1
Torfaen -4 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 50 (79.37%) Web Services
2 39 (61.90%) XML
3 36 (57.14%) Java
4 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (53.97%) SQL
6 29 (46.03%) HTML
7 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
8 25 (39.68%) TDD
9 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
10 23 (36.51%) JavaScript
10 23 (36.51%) OO
10 23 (36.51%) Maven
10 23 (36.51%) Scrum
11 21 (33.33%) Finance
11 21 (33.33%) CSS
12 20 (31.75%) Spring
13 19 (30.16%) J2EE
13 19 (30.16%) Mentoring
14 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
14 17 (26.98%) SOA
14 17 (26.98%) REST
15 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
15 16 (25.40%) jQuery
15 16 (25.40%) Groovy
15 16 (25.40%) .NET
16 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
16 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (23.81%) Unit Testing
17 14 (22.22%) BDD
17 14 (22.22%) Subversion

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (15.87%) Confluence
1 10 (15.87%) LiveCycle
1 10 (15.87%) FileNet
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) GitHub
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) SSL
4 1 (1.59%) LDAP
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (19.05%) MongoDB
4 10 (15.87%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
5 9 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (14.29%) MySQL
6 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.59%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 23 (36.51%) Maven
2 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
3 14 (22.22%) Subversion
3 14 (22.22%) JIRA
4 12 (19.05%) Hudson
5 11 (17.46%) SoapUI
6 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 9 (14.29%) Selenium
6 9 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 8 (12.70%) JBehave
8 7 (11.11%) Ant
8 7 (11.11%) JUnit
8 7 (11.11%) Calabash
8 7 (11.11%) eggPlant
9 6 (9.52%) Robotium
9 6 (9.52%) WebDriver
9 6 (9.52%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
10 4 (6.35%) CruiseControl
11 3 (4.76%) NetBeans
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Advertising
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Java Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Java Programmer
5 8 (12.70%) Developer Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Programmer
5 8 (12.70%) Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior
8 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (79.37%) Web Services
2 39 (61.90%) XML
3 29 (46.03%) HTML
4 21 (33.33%) CSS
5 20 (31.75%) Spring
6 19 (30.16%) J2EE
7 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
7 17 (26.98%) REST
8 16 (25.40%) jQuery
8 16 (25.40%) .NET
9 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
10 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (15.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (15.87%) JSF
11 10 (15.87%) XSLT
12 9 (14.29%) LINQ to SQL
12 9 (14.29%) LINQ
13 6 (9.52%) JSON
14 5 (7.94%) Java EE
14 5 (7.94%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Open Source
2 8 (12.70%) Blackberry
3 7 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
2 8 (12.70%) Android
2 8 (12.70%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.94%) UNIX
4 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) TDD
3 23 (36.51%) OO
3 23 (36.51%) Scrum
4 19 (30.16%) Mentoring
5 17 (26.98%) SOA
6 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (23.81%) Unit Testing
7 14 (22.22%) BDD
7 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 12 (19.05%) Pair Programming
9 11 (17.46%) Test Automation
10 10 (15.87%) Release Management
10 10 (15.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (15.87%) DevOps
10 10 (15.87%) Web Development
10 10 (15.87%) MVC
10 10 (15.87%) RUP
10 10 (15.87%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (15.87%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 36 (57.14%) Java
2 34 (53.97%) SQL
3 23 (36.51%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.40%) Groovy
5 13 (20.63%) VB.NET
5 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
6 10 (15.87%) Scala
6 10 (15.87%) Clojure
7 6 (9.52%) PHP
7 6 (9.52%) C#
8 4 (6.35%) PHP5
8 4 (6.35%) VB
9 2 (3.17%) XQuery
9 2 (3.17%) XPath
10 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.17%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 10 (15.87%) Twitter
3 10 (15.87%) Adobe
3 10 (15.87%) IBM
4 9 (14.29%) SAP
5 4 (6.35%) Zend
6 1 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) Apple
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