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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 71 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 24 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.13% 2.98% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.32% 8.22% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 30
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -19.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £28,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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
380 450 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.72% 36.23% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 349 381 360
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff 0 16 £39,500 +12.85% 1
Torfaen - 4 £42,500 - 2
Newport +1 3 £50,000 +41.36% 1
Bridgend 0 1 £35,000 +4.47%
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 48 (65.75%) SQL
2 44 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (56.16%) Web Services
4 32 (43.84%) Java
5 27 (36.99%) REST
6 24 (32.88%) SoapUI
7 23 (31.51%) Finance
8 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
9 20 (27.40%) HTML
10 18 (24.66%) Oracle
11 17 (23.29%) XML
11 17 (23.29%) CSS
11 17 (23.29%) Test Scripting
12 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
12 16 (21.92%) .NET
12 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
12 16 (21.92%) Ajax
13 15 (20.55%) RESTful
13 15 (20.55%) Waterfall
13 15 (20.55%) JSON
14 14 (19.18%) C#
15 13 (17.81%) ISEB
15 13 (17.81%) Java EE
15 13 (17.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (16.44%) SDLC
16 12 (16.44%) MongoDB
16 12 (16.44%) Degree
16 12 (16.44%) JBoss
17 11 (15.07%) JUnit
17 11 (15.07%) MVC

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.44%) JBoss
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle 10gAS
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) Confluence
4 2 (2.74%) Mule
4 2 (2.74%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) HTTP
1 5 (6.85%) Intranet
2 3 (4.11%) Skype
3 2 (2.74%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.85%) MySQL
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.48%) DB2
4 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.74%) DTS
5 2 (2.74%) GIS
5 2 (2.74%) OLAP
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (32.88%) SoapUI
2 11 (15.07%) JUnit
3 9 (12.33%) Selenium
4 6 (8.22%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (6.85%) PVCS
5 5 (6.85%) Subversion
5 5 (6.85%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.48%) ClearQuest
6 4 (5.48%) Maven
7 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.11%) JBehave
7 3 (4.11%) JIRA
8 2 (2.74%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (2.74%) FishEye
8 2 (2.74%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.74%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.74%) MorphX
8 2 (2.74%) TestNG
8 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Multimedia
3 9 (12.33%) Games
4 5 (6.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) Java Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Analyst
3 18 (24.66%) Test Analyst
4 16 (21.92%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.70%) SQL Developer
6 9 (12.33%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (10.96%) C# Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Software Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (8.22%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Architect
11 4 (5.48%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.16%) Web Services
2 27 (36.99%) REST
3 20 (27.40%) HTML
4 17 (23.29%) CSS
4 17 (23.29%) XML
5 16 (21.92%) .NET
5 16 (21.92%) Ajax
6 15 (20.55%) JSON
6 15 (20.55%) RESTful
7 13 (17.81%) Java EE
8 10 (13.70%) JSF
8 10 (13.70%) Node.js
8 10 (13.70%) SVG
9 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
9 9 (12.33%) Spring
10 8 (10.96%) HTML5
11 7 (9.59%) Hibernate
12 6 (8.22%) CSS3
12 6 (8.22%) jQuery
13 5 (6.85%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Fintech
4 2 (2.74%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
3 17 (23.29%) Test Scripting
4 15 (20.55%) Waterfall
5 12 (16.44%) SDLC
6 11 (15.07%) MVC
6 11 (15.07%) Test Strategy
7 9 (12.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.96%) Functional Testing
8 8 (10.96%) Migration
8 8 (10.96%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (10.96%) Software Delivery
9 7 (9.59%) BDD
9 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.59%) Release Management
9 7 (9.59%) TDD
10 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.22%) OO
10 6 (8.22%) Project Management
11 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 48 (65.75%) SQL
2 32 (43.84%) Java
3 16 (21.92%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.18%) C#
5 10 (13.70%) Groovy
6 9 (12.33%) PHP
7 7 (9.59%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.85%) C++
9 4 (5.48%) Ruby
9 4 (5.48%) Scala
9 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.74%) VB
10 2 (2.74%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) ISEB
1 13 (17.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (16.44%) Degree
3 8 (10.96%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.74%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Oracle
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.85%) Serena
4 4 (5.48%) Sybase
5 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
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