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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 74 86 111
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 216 179 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.61% 2.94% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.37% 6.93% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 200 162 97
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,150 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
2580 2582 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.14% 42.44% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2211 2200 1942
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Wiltshire +2 64 £37,500 -2.59% 13
Gloucestershire -8 46 £60,000 +50.00% 8
Bristol -14 43 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Dorset +12 31 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Somerset +17 29 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Devon - 2 £41,250 - 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 222 (61.16%) Web Services
2 207 (57.02%) REST
3 188 (51.79%) XML
4 184 (50.69%) Java
5 171 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
6 153 (42.15%) SQL
7 140 (38.57%) JavaScript
8 133 (36.64%) HTML
9 130 (35.81%) MVC
10 111 (30.58%) C#
11 110 (30.30%) Spring
12 105 (28.93%) TDD
12 105 (28.93%) CSS
13 96 (26.45%) .NET
13 96 (26.45%) Linux
14 94 (25.90%) Scrum
15 92 (25.34%) Finance
16 80 (22.04%) JSON
17 78 (21.49%) Git (software)
17 78 (21.49%) OO
18 74 (20.39%) PHP
18 74 (20.39%) Hibernate
19 68 (18.73%) ASP.NET
20 67 (18.46%) SQL Server
21 66 (18.18%) jQuery
22 65 (17.91%) WCF
22 65 (17.91%) BDD
22 65 (17.91%) MongoDB
23 60 (16.53%) Degree
23 60 (16.53%) MySQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 40 (11.02%) Tomcat
2 38 (10.47%) JBoss
3 23 (6.34%) WebSphere
4 18 (4.96%) Apache
5 16 (4.41%) Joomla!
6 15 (4.13%) Alfresco
7 14 (3.86%) WebLogic
8 13 (3.58%) Mule
8 13 (3.58%) nginx
8 13 (3.58%) Mule ESB
9 11 (3.03%) Node.js
10 8 (2.20%) IIS
10 8 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.65%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.38%) ArcSDE
12 5 (1.38%) ArcGIS
12 5 (1.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.83%) CMS
14 3 (0.83%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (5.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Magento
4 1 (0.28%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.23%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (1.93%) SaaS
4 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.99%) Internet
2 28 (7.71%) HTTP
3 14 (3.86%) FTP
4 11 (3.03%) SMTP
4 11 (3.03%) SMPP
4 11 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.10%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.10%) WebEx
6 2 (0.55%) DNS
7 1 (0.28%) SSH
7 1 (0.28%) SMS
7 1 (0.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.46%) SQL Server
2 65 (17.91%) MongoDB
3 60 (16.53%) MySQL
4 34 (9.37%) Relational Database
5 32 (8.82%) NoSQL
6 23 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (5.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 20 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.65%) SQLite
12 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.83%) DB2
14 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.28%) Hazelcast
15 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 78 (21.49%) Git (software)
2 59 (16.25%) JUnit
3 56 (15.43%) Maven
4 52 (14.33%) Subversion
5 42 (11.57%) Eclipse
6 35 (9.64%) Ant
7 33 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 32 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 29 (7.99%) Selenium
9 29 (7.99%) Jenkins
10 27 (7.44%) NetBeans
11 26 (7.16%) JIRA
12 24 (6.61%) IntelliJ
13 23 (6.34%) Hudson
14 17 (4.68%) Mockito
15 15 (4.13%) Apache Ivy
16 13 (3.58%) Cucumber
16 13 (3.58%) WebDriver
17 11 (3.03%) Spock
18 8 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 92 (25.34%) Finance
2 58 (15.98%) Telecoms
3 39 (10.74%) Marketing
4 37 (10.19%) Banking
5 32 (8.82%) Electronics
6 31 (8.54%) Retail
7 20 (5.51%) Manufacturing
8 17 (4.68%) Back Office
9 14 (3.86%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Games
10 2 (0.55%) Automotive
10 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.55%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 279 (76.86%) Developer
2 117 (32.23%) Java Developer
3 78 (21.49%) Senior Developer
4 46 (12.67%) PHP Developer
5 38 (10.47%) Senior Java Developer
6 33 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 31 (8.54%) .NET Developer
8 28 (7.71%) C# Developer
9 27 (7.44%) Architect
9 27 (7.44%) Web Developer
10 25 (6.89%) Analyst
11 19 (5.23%) Java Architect
11 19 (5.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (4.68%) Technical Specialist
13 13 (3.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (3.31%) Senior PHP Developer
14 12 (3.31%) Java Applications Developer
14 12 (3.31%) Applications Developer
14 12 (3.31%) Software Engineer
15 11 (3.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (61.16%) Web Services
2 207 (57.02%) REST
3 188 (51.79%) XML
4 133 (36.64%) HTML
5 110 (30.30%) Spring
6 105 (28.93%) CSS
7 96 (26.45%) .NET
8 80 (22.04%) JSON
9 74 (20.39%) Hibernate
10 68 (18.73%) ASP.NET
11 66 (18.18%) jQuery
12 65 (17.91%) WCF
13 53 (14.60%) WSDL
14 49 (13.50%) JPA
15 45 (12.40%) J2EE
16 44 (12.12%) HTML5
17 40 (11.02%) Spring MVC
18 37 (10.19%) Ajax
19 33 (9.09%) RESTful
20 30 (8.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.85%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.06%) User Experience
3 20 (5.51%) DTV
4 18 (4.96%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.13%) RIA
6 13 (3.58%) Social Media
7 11 (3.03%) DataPower
8 9 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.48%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.20%) iPhone
9 8 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
9 8 (2.20%) iPad
9 8 (2.20%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.38%) GIS
13 4 (1.10%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.83%) AS400
15 2 (0.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 96 (26.45%) Linux
2 36 (9.92%) Apple iOS
3 34 (9.37%) Windows
4 29 (7.99%) Android
5 24 (6.61%) UNIX
6 8 (2.20%) Windows Phone 8
6 8 (2.20%) Windows Phone
7 7 (1.93%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (35.81%) MVC
3 105 (28.93%) TDD
4 94 (25.90%) Scrum
5 78 (21.49%) OO
6 65 (17.91%) BDD
7 45 (12.40%) SOA
8 44 (12.12%) E-Commerce
9 43 (11.85%) Web Development
9 43 (11.85%) SDLC
10 42 (11.57%) Mentoring
11 41 (11.29%) OOP
12 40 (11.02%) Integration Testing
13 38 (10.47%) UML
14 37 (10.19%) Software Engineering
15 36 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (9.09%) iOS Development
17 32 (8.82%) Mobile Development
17 32 (8.82%) Unit Testing
18 31 (8.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 184 (50.69%) Java
2 153 (42.15%) SQL
3 140 (38.57%) JavaScript
4 111 (30.58%) C#
5 74 (20.39%) PHP
6 25 (6.89%) Ruby
7 22 (6.06%) Python
8 16 (4.41%) XPath
9 14 (3.86%) T-SQL
9 14 (3.86%) C++
10 12 (3.31%) XQuery
10 12 (3.31%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.75%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.75%) C
12 9 (2.48%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.20%) VB
14 5 (1.38%) Perl
15 4 (1.10%) PHP5
15 4 (1.10%) Groovy
16 3 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 60 (16.53%) Degree
2 32 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 30 (8.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.83%) ISEB
5 3 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.23%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.38%) Puppet
2 5 (1.38%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 56 (15.43%) Oracle
2 41 (11.29%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.26%) SAP
4 22 (6.06%) Adobe
4 22 (6.06%) Apple
5 14 (3.86%) IBM
5 14 (3.86%) Sencha
6 9 (2.48%) Zend
7 8 (2.20%) Google
8 7 (1.93%) webMethods
8 7 (1.93%) ESRI
9 6 (1.65%) Volantis
9 6 (1.65%) Unisys
9 6 (1.65%) Appcelerator
9 6 (1.65%) Netbiscuits
9 6 (1.65%) Kony
10 5 (1.38%) Mapinfo
11 4 (1.10%) Software AG
11 4 (1.10%) ATG
12 3 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
Swindon
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £46500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
TRG
Salary: 35000-55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago