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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 59 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 42 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.40% 3.24% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.38% 9.44% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 24
Average salary £35,369 £38,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.53% +17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.10%
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
448 392 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 36.22% 34.33% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 381 355 384
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,225
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 32 £37,500 -17.58% 6
Newport - 8 £35,369 - 1
Bridgend -10 4 £33,500 +21.81%
Caerphilly +13 1 £45,000 -
SOAP
Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (69.12%) Web Services
2 41 (60.29%) REST
3 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (45.59%) SQL
5 29 (42.65%) Java
6 26 (38.24%) Finance
7 22 (32.35%) XML
8 21 (30.88%) HTML
9 19 (27.94%) Oracle
9 19 (27.94%) MVC
10 18 (26.47%) CSS
10 18 (26.47%) OO
10 18 (26.47%) Scrum
11 17 (25.00%) TDD
11 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 16 (23.53%) Maven
13 15 (22.06%) Spring
13 15 (22.06%) BDD
13 15 (22.06%) HTML5
13 15 (22.06%) Jenkins
14 14 (20.59%) C#
15 12 (17.65%) .NET
15 12 (17.65%) Eclipse
15 12 (17.65%) Banking
15 12 (17.65%) Java EE
15 12 (17.65%) Degree
15 12 (17.65%) Test Scripting
15 12 (17.65%) User Experience
16 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
16 11 (16.18%) Hudson

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (1.47%) Mule
3 1 (1.47%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) GitHub
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) HTTP
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
1 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.82%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Maven
2 15 (22.06%) Jenkins
3 12 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 11 (16.18%) NetBeans
4 11 (16.18%) Hudson
5 10 (14.71%) Selenium
5 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
6 9 (13.24%) Git (software)
6 9 (13.24%) SoapUI
7 8 (11.76%) Subversion
8 6 (8.82%) JMeter
9 5 (7.35%) Ant
9 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (7.35%) Mercurial
9 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
10 4 (5.88%) JUnit
10 4 (5.88%) ClearQuest
11 3 (4.41%) TestNG
12 2 (2.94%) Gerrit
12 2 (2.94%) MSTest
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Banking
3 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
4 7 (10.29%) Back Office
5 6 (8.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) Java Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Test Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (7.35%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.35%) QA Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (4.41%) DevOps Specialist
10 2 (2.94%) Technical Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.94%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (69.12%) Web Services
2 41 (60.29%) REST
3 22 (32.35%) XML
4 21 (30.88%) HTML
5 18 (26.47%) CSS
6 15 (22.06%) Spring
6 15 (22.06%) HTML5
7 12 (17.65%) Java EE
7 12 (17.65%) .NET
8 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
9 8 (11.76%) CSS3
10 7 (10.29%) Sass
10 7 (10.29%) LESS
11 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.82%) Backbone.js
11 6 (8.82%) Hibernate
12 5 (7.35%) RESTful
12 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (7.35%) Ember.js
13 4 (5.88%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) User Experience
2 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Social Network
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.94%) MVC
3 18 (26.47%) OO
3 18 (26.47%) Scrum
4 17 (25.00%) TDD
5 15 (22.06%) BDD
6 12 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 8 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 7 (10.29%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (10.29%) Functional Programming
9 6 (8.82%) Mobile Development
9 6 (8.82%) API Development
9 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.35%) Web Development
10 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.35%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 31 (45.59%) SQL
2 29 (42.65%) Java
3 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.59%) C#
5 6 (8.82%) PHP
5 6 (8.82%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) Ruby
6 4 (5.88%) Go
7 2 (2.94%) Scala
7 2 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 9 (13.24%) ISEB
3 6 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Facebook
2 6 (8.82%) Twitter
3 5 (7.35%) Google
4 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) Apple
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