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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 113 117 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 140 131 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.21% 2.21% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.27% 4.97% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 134 117 154
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
2655 2637 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.96% 44.51% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2351 2352 2171
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Bristol +14 63 £40,000 - 6
Wiltshire +9 26 £38,000 +16.92% 5
Dorset +12 20 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Somerset -21 16 £41,250 -13.15% 3
Devon -8 6 £32,750 +13.91%
Gloucestershire -18 5 £42,750 +42.50%
Cornwall - 1 £26,000 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 186 (58.49%) XML
2 183 (57.55%) JavaScript
3 179 (56.29%) Web Services
4 166 (52.20%) HTML
5 164 (51.57%) Agile Software Development
6 154 (48.43%) Java
7 152 (47.80%) CSS
8 131 (41.19%) MVC
9 123 (38.68%) SQL
9 123 (38.68%) .NET
10 121 (38.05%) C#
11 109 (34.28%) REST
12 100 (31.45%) ASP.NET
12 100 (31.45%) TDD
13 98 (30.82%) SQL Server
14 92 (28.93%) OO
15 86 (27.04%) jQuery
16 82 (25.79%) Spring
17 81 (25.47%) Scrum
18 80 (25.16%) JSON
19 78 (24.53%) WCF
20 76 (23.90%) HTML5
21 71 (22.33%) XHTML
21 71 (22.33%) Hibernate
21 71 (22.33%) Web Development
22 69 (21.70%) Apple iOS
23 63 (19.81%) .NET Framework
24 62 (19.50%) Subversion
25 60 (18.87%) Android
26 59 (18.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 39 (12.26%) Joomla!
2 34 (10.69%) Alfresco
3 21 (6.60%) Tomcat
4 16 (5.03%) Apache
5 9 (2.83%) Node.js
6 7 (2.20%) IIS
7 6 (1.89%) CMS
8 5 (1.57%) nginx
9 3 (0.94%) Drupal
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.31%) uWSGI
11 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.31%) WordPress
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.31%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.31%) JBoss
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (3.46%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.57%) Pure360
3 3 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (16.67%) Internet
2 16 (5.03%) NFC
2 16 (5.03%) HTTP
3 3 (0.94%) DNS
4 2 (0.63%) SMS
5 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.31%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (30.82%) SQL Server
2 51 (16.04%) MySQL
3 39 (12.26%) MongoDB
4 33 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (5.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (4.72%) Big Data
6 15 (4.72%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.40%) Hadoop
7 14 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (3.14%) DB2
9 6 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.26%) MS Access
11 4 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.63%) SQLite
12 2 (0.63%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.63%) Redis
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (19.50%) Subversion
2 47 (14.78%) Visual Studio
3 46 (14.47%) Maven
4 43 (13.52%) Ant
5 30 (9.43%) Apache Ivy
6 28 (8.81%) Git (software)
7 23 (7.23%) SpecFlow
7 23 (7.23%) Cucumber
7 23 (7.23%) TeamCity
8 22 (6.92%) Rhino Mocks
8 22 (6.92%) Moq
8 22 (6.92%) NUnit
8 22 (6.92%) CruiseControl
9 19 (5.97%) JUnit
10 18 (5.66%) Eclipse
10 18 (5.66%) SoapUI
11 14 (4.40%) NetBeans
11 14 (4.40%) Selenium
12 13 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (2.20%) TestNG
General
1 32 (10.06%) Finance
2 26 (8.18%) Banking
3 25 (7.86%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.72%) Games
4 15 (4.72%) Marketing
5 12 (3.77%) Retail
6 7 (2.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 275 (86.48%) Developer
2 83 (26.10%) Java Developer
3 57 (17.92%) C# Developer
4 46 (14.47%) Senior Developer
5 38 (11.95%) PHP Developer
6 37 (11.64%) Web Developer
7 31 (9.75%) .NET Developer
8 28 (8.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (7.23%) Applications Developer
10 20 (6.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
12 17 (5.35%) iOS Developer
13 16 (5.03%) PHP Web Developer
14 13 (4.09%) Senior C# Developer
14 13 (4.09%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (3.77%) Senior .NET Developer
16 11 (3.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
17 10 (3.14%) Front-End Developer
17 10 (3.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (58.49%) XML
2 179 (56.29%) Web Services
3 166 (52.20%) HTML
4 152 (47.80%) CSS
5 123 (38.68%) .NET
6 109 (34.28%) REST
7 100 (31.45%) ASP.NET
8 86 (27.04%) jQuery
9 82 (25.79%) Spring
10 80 (25.16%) JSON
11 78 (24.53%) WCF
12 76 (23.90%) HTML5
13 71 (22.33%) Hibernate
13 71 (22.33%) XHTML
14 63 (19.81%) .NET Framework
15 59 (18.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 54 (16.98%) WSDL
17 49 (15.41%) RESTful
18 47 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
19 46 (14.47%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.67%) Open Source
2 42 (13.21%) RIA
2 42 (13.21%) Mobile App
3 35 (11.01%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.29%) iPhone
5 17 (5.35%) iPad
6 10 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.83%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.52%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.52%) W3C
8 8 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.89%) Replication
10 4 (1.26%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.26%) Social Media
11 3 (0.94%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.94%) New Media
11 3 (0.94%) Xbox
12 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.31%) GIS
13 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 69 (21.70%) Apple iOS
2 60 (18.87%) Android
3 48 (15.09%) Linux
4 28 (8.81%) Windows
5 16 (5.03%) UNIX
6 9 (2.83%) Solaris
7 6 (1.89%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.31%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (51.57%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (41.19%) MVC
3 100 (31.45%) TDD
4 92 (28.93%) OO
5 81 (25.47%) Scrum
6 71 (22.33%) Web Development
7 58 (18.24%) iOS Development
8 53 (16.67%) OOP
9 50 (15.72%) BDD
10 44 (13.84%) E-Commerce
11 43 (13.52%) Unit Testing
12 41 (12.89%) Android Development
13 40 (12.58%) OOD
14 35 (11.01%) Software Engineering
14 35 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (9.43%) UML
16 23 (7.23%) Automated Testing
16 23 (7.23%) Mobile Application Development
17 22 (6.92%) OOA/OOD
18 18 (5.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 183 (57.55%) JavaScript
2 154 (48.43%) Java
3 123 (38.68%) SQL
4 121 (38.05%) C#
5 44 (13.84%) PHP
6 33 (10.38%) T-SQL
7 32 (10.06%) Objective-C
8 30 (9.43%) Ruby
9 23 (7.23%) C++
10 19 (5.97%) C
11 14 (4.40%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.77%) VB
13 11 (3.46%) PHP5
14 8 (2.52%) Python
15 6 (1.89%) ECMAScript
16 2 (0.63%) XQuery
16 2 (0.63%) XPath
16 2 (0.63%) PHP4
17 1 (0.31%) Groovy
17 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (11.95%) Degree
2 35 (11.01%) Security Cleared
3 34 (10.69%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.14%) ISEB
5 3 (0.94%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) HND
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (13.21%) Oracle
2 38 (11.95%) Adobe
3 28 (8.81%) Microsoft
4 19 (5.97%) Google
5 17 (5.35%) Apple
6 14 (4.40%) Zend
7 5 (1.57%) SmartFocus
8 4 (1.26%) Sencha
8 4 (1.26%) SAP
9 3 (0.94%) Facebook
10 2 (0.63%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.63%) Sage
11 1 (0.31%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.31%) ESRI
11 1 (0.31%) Siebel
11 1 (0.31%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.31%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.31%) LANDesk
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £30,000 - £39,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £50,000 - £59,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
North Somerset / Bristol
Genium Selection
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago