The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 83 108 130
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +22
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 184 107 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.98% 2.11% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.09% 4.89% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 167 97 85
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
SOAP
England

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2597 2187 2129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.10% 43.19% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 1937 1943
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SOAP
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the South West region.

SOAP Salary Trend in the South West

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in the South West

SOAP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Wiltshire +17 62 £38,500 +26.22% 10
Bristol +7 42 £35,000 - 7
Gloucestershire +28 38 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Dorset -13 23 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Somerset -15 16 £45,000 +28.57% 4
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 174 (55.24%) XML
2 173 (54.92%) HTML
3 159 (50.48%) JavaScript
4 153 (48.57%) Web Services
5 151 (47.94%) SQL
6 147 (46.67%) Java
7 140 (44.44%) CSS
8 123 (39.05%) REST
9 108 (34.29%) .NET
10 104 (33.02%) JSON
11 100 (31.75%) C#
12 99 (31.43%) OO
13 96 (30.48%) jQuery
14 89 (28.25%) ASP.NET
14 89 (28.25%) MVC
15 88 (27.94%) SQL Server
16 80 (25.40%) PHP
17 69 (21.90%) MySQL
18 68 (21.59%) Android
19 67 (21.27%) HTML5
20 65 (20.63%) Apple iOS
21 64 (20.32%) Visual Studio
22 61 (19.37%) Linux
23 58 (18.41%) WCF
24 57 (18.10%) Web Development
25 56 (17.78%) Oracle
26 55 (17.46%) Scrum
26 55 (17.46%) Mobile App
27 51 (16.19%) Maven
27 51 (16.19%) Unit Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 27 (8.57%) Apache
2 19 (6.03%) Joomla!
3 14 (4.44%) Alfresco
4 13 (4.13%) IIS
5 12 (3.81%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.54%) Drupal
7 6 (1.90%) CMS
8 5 (1.59%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.59%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (1.59%) WordPress
8 5 (1.59%) nginx
8 5 (1.59%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 4 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.95%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.95%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.63%) Mule
11 2 (0.63%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.59%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (1.27%) Magento
5 1 (0.32%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.22%) SaaS
3 5 (1.59%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.48%) Internet
2 13 (4.13%) NFC
3 5 (1.59%) HTTP
4 4 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.95%) Intranet
5 3 (0.95%) SMPP
6 2 (0.63%) INAP
6 2 (0.63%) IMAP
6 2 (0.63%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (0.63%) LDAP
6 2 (0.63%) SMTP
6 2 (0.63%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (27.94%) SQL Server
2 69 (21.90%) MySQL
3 24 (7.62%) MongoDB
4 19 (6.03%) Relational Database
5 16 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.81%) SQLite
8 11 (3.49%) DB2
9 10 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.59%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.27%) MS Access
12 4 (1.27%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.27%) Big Data
13 3 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (20.32%) Visual Studio
2 51 (16.19%) Maven
3 49 (15.56%) Subversion
4 46 (14.60%) Ant
5 45 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 31 (9.84%) Selenium
7 27 (8.57%) Eclipse
8 25 (7.94%) SoapUI
9 23 (7.30%) NetBeans
10 17 (5.40%) JUnit
11 16 (5.08%) Apache Ivy
12 10 (3.17%) Jenkins
12 10 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (2.54%) Cucumber
13 8 (2.54%) JMeter
14 7 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (2.22%) TestNG
15 6 (1.90%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.90%) NUnit
15 6 (1.90%) CruiseControl
General
1 35 (11.11%) Finance
2 26 (8.25%) Banking
3 23 (7.30%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.71%) Retail
5 14 (4.44%) Marketing
6 5 (1.59%) Advertising
7 4 (1.27%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 255 (80.95%) Developer
2 61 (19.37%) Java Developer
3 58 (18.41%) PHP Developer
4 57 (18.10%) C# Developer
5 54 (17.14%) Senior Developer
6 42 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 41 (13.02%) .NET Developer
8 29 (9.21%) Web Developer
9 26 (8.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 25 (7.94%) Applications Developer
11 24 (7.62%) PHP Web Developer
12 23 (7.30%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 23 (7.30%) Mobile Developer
13 18 (5.71%) Lead Developer
13 18 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
14 17 (5.40%) Architect
15 16 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
16 15 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
17 14 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
17 14 (4.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (55.24%) XML
2 173 (54.92%) HTML
3 153 (48.57%) Web Services
4 140 (44.44%) CSS
5 123 (39.05%) REST
6 108 (34.29%) .NET
7 104 (33.02%) JSON
8 96 (30.48%) jQuery
9 89 (28.25%) ASP.NET
10 67 (21.27%) HTML5
11 58 (18.41%) WCF
12 48 (15.24%) Spring
13 45 (14.29%) XHTML
14 41 (13.02%) .NET Framework
15 37 (11.75%) WPF
16 36 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
17 34 (10.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 32 (10.16%) Ajax
18 32 (10.16%) Hibernate
19 29 (9.21%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.46%) Mobile App
2 40 (12.70%) Open Source
3 28 (8.89%) iPhone
4 22 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 17 (5.40%) RIA
6 15 (4.76%) Smartphone
7 12 (3.81%) W3C
8 11 (3.49%) iPad
9 8 (2.54%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.90%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.90%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.59%) Replication
11 5 (1.59%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.27%) Web 2.0
13 3 (0.95%) GIS
13 3 (0.95%) Blog
13 3 (0.95%) Social Media
13 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
15 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 68 (21.59%) Android
2 65 (20.63%) Apple iOS
3 61 (19.37%) Linux
4 24 (7.62%) Windows
5 13 (4.13%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.90%) UNIX
7 4 (1.27%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.95%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.95%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.63%) Solaris
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (31.43%) OO
2 89 (28.25%) MVC
3 57 (18.10%) Web Development
4 55 (17.46%) Scrum
5 51 (16.19%) Unit Testing
6 49 (15.56%) TDD
6 49 (15.56%) iOS Development
7 33 (10.48%) Android Development
8 29 (9.21%) Mobile Application Development
8 29 (9.21%) OOP
9 26 (8.25%) E-Commerce
10 25 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (7.62%) SOA
12 23 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (6.98%) Software Engineering
14 20 (6.35%) B2B
14 20 (6.35%) OO PHP
15 17 (5.40%) Test Automation
16 16 (5.08%) OOD
17 15 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (50.48%) JavaScript
2 151 (47.94%) SQL
3 147 (46.67%) Java
4 100 (31.75%) C#
5 80 (25.40%) PHP
6 40 (12.70%) T-SQL
7 39 (12.38%) Objective-C
8 29 (9.21%) C++
9 28 (8.89%) C
10 26 (8.25%) PHP5
11 22 (6.98%) VB
12 18 (5.71%) Ruby
13 17 (5.40%) Python
14 14 (4.44%) ECMAScript
15 8 (2.54%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.27%) XAML
16 4 (1.27%) VBScript
16 4 (1.27%) PHP4
17 3 (0.95%) RPG
Qualifications
1 46 (14.60%) Degree
2 15 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 15 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.86%) ISEB
4 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.63%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (17.78%) Oracle
2 42 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.98%) Zend
4 18 (5.71%) Google
5 17 (5.40%) Apple
6 15 (4.76%) Adobe
7 11 (3.49%) SAP
7 11 (3.49%) JBoss
8 10 (3.17%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.90%) Unisys
10 5 (1.59%) Sencha
10 5 (1.59%) SmartFocus
10 5 (1.59%) Facebook
10 5 (1.59%) Twitter
11 4 (1.27%) Sun
11 4 (1.27%) Sage
11 4 (1.27%) Trapeze
11 4 (1.27%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.95%) ESRI
13 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
Gloucestershire
NST Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70k + £90k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
NCT
Salary: Up to £30,000 pa
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 23 days ago