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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 87 112 127
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 180 109 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.93% 2.16% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.97% 4.97% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 166 98 94
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 £31,250 £28,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2583 2192 2163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.02% 43.41% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 1958 1964
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 £25,902 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +16 62 £38,500 +26.22% 5
Bristol +12 55 £37,500 -1.31% 6
Gloucestershire +14 27 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Dorset -11 19 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Somerset -16 12 £45,000 +38.46% 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (56.02%) HTML
2 184 (55.42%) XML
3 166 (50.00%) Web Services
4 164 (49.40%) JavaScript
5 159 (47.89%) SQL
6 156 (46.99%) Java
7 150 (45.18%) CSS
8 123 (37.05%) REST
9 111 (33.43%) .NET
9 111 (33.43%) JSON
10 106 (31.93%) OO
11 104 (31.33%) C#
11 104 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
12 100 (30.12%) MVC
13 97 (29.22%) jQuery
14 92 (27.71%) ASP.NET
15 91 (27.41%) SQL Server
16 79 (23.80%) PHP
17 76 (22.89%) HTML5
18 73 (21.99%) Apple iOS
18 73 (21.99%) Android
19 68 (20.48%) MySQL
20 67 (20.18%) Visual Studio
21 61 (18.37%) Web Development
21 61 (18.37%) WCF
22 60 (18.07%) Linux
23 59 (17.77%) Scrum
23 59 (17.77%) Mobile App
24 56 (16.87%) TDD
24 56 (16.87%) Oracle

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 26 (7.83%) Apache
2 23 (6.93%) Joomla!
3 18 (5.42%) Alfresco
4 13 (3.92%) IIS
5 11 (3.31%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.41%) Drupal
7 6 (1.81%) CMS
8 5 (1.51%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (1.51%) WordPress
8 5 (1.51%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 4 (1.20%) nginx
9 4 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.60%) Confluence
10 2 (0.60%) Mule
10 2 (0.60%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.60%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.60%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (2.41%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.51%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (1.51%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.11%) SaaS
2 7 (2.11%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.14%) Internet
2 15 (4.52%) NFC
3 3 (0.90%) HTTP
3 3 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.90%) Intranet
3 3 (0.90%) SMPP
4 2 (0.60%) INAP
4 2 (0.60%) IMAP
4 2 (0.60%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (0.60%) LDAP
4 2 (0.60%) SMTP
4 2 (0.60%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (27.41%) SQL Server
2 68 (20.48%) MySQL
3 28 (8.43%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.63%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (4.82%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (3.61%) SQLite
8 11 (3.31%) DB2
9 10 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.81%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.81%) Big Data
12 5 (1.51%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.20%) MS Access
13 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.30%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (20.18%) Visual Studio
2 51 (15.36%) Maven
3 48 (14.46%) Subversion
3 48 (14.46%) Ant
4 43 (12.95%) Git (software)
5 33 (9.94%) Selenium
6 28 (8.43%) Eclipse
7 27 (8.13%) SoapUI
8 26 (7.83%) NetBeans
9 18 (5.42%) Apache Ivy
10 14 (4.22%) JUnit
11 13 (3.92%) Cucumber
12 10 (3.01%) TeamCity
12 10 (3.01%) SpecFlow
12 10 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (3.01%) Rhino Mocks
12 10 (3.01%) Moq
12 10 (3.01%) NUnit
12 10 (3.01%) CruiseControl
13 9 (2.71%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (10.84%) Finance
2 27 (8.13%) Banking
3 24 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.42%) Retail
4 18 (5.42%) Marketing
5 7 (2.11%) Advertising
6 6 (1.81%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 265 (79.82%) Developer
2 65 (19.58%) Java Developer
3 58 (17.47%) C# Developer
3 58 (17.47%) PHP Developer
4 54 (16.27%) Senior Developer
5 41 (12.35%) .NET Developer
5 41 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (9.04%) Web Developer
7 26 (7.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (7.53%) Applications Developer
9 24 (7.23%) PHP Web Developer
10 23 (6.93%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 23 (6.93%) Mobile Developer
11 19 (5.72%) Lead Developer
12 18 (5.42%) Senior C# Developer
13 17 (5.12%) Architect
14 16 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
14 16 (4.82%) iOS Developer
15 15 (4.52%) ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (4.22%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (56.02%) HTML
2 184 (55.42%) XML
3 166 (50.00%) Web Services
4 150 (45.18%) CSS
5 123 (37.05%) REST
6 111 (33.43%) .NET
6 111 (33.43%) JSON
7 97 (29.22%) jQuery
8 92 (27.71%) ASP.NET
9 76 (22.89%) HTML5
10 61 (18.37%) WCF
11 55 (16.57%) Spring
12 53 (15.96%) XHTML
13 47 (14.16%) .NET Framework
14 40 (12.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 38 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 36 (10.84%) WPF
17 35 (10.54%) Hibernate
18 33 (9.94%) JPA
19 31 (9.34%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.77%) Mobile App
2 44 (13.25%) Open Source
3 31 (9.34%) iPhone
4 26 (7.83%) Computer Science
5 23 (6.93%) RIA
6 15 (4.52%) Smartphone
7 14 (4.22%) iPad
8 12 (3.61%) W3C
9 8 (2.41%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.41%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.11%) Replication
10 7 (2.11%) Blackberry
10 7 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.51%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.20%) Web 2.0
13 3 (0.90%) Social Media
13 3 (0.90%) Blog
14 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.60%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 73 (21.99%) Android
1 73 (21.99%) Apple iOS
2 60 (18.07%) Linux
3 25 (7.53%) Windows
4 12 (3.61%) Ubuntu
5 8 (2.41%) UNIX
6 3 (0.90%) Windows Phone 7
6 3 (0.90%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (0.90%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (31.93%) OO
2 104 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (30.12%) MVC
4 61 (18.37%) Web Development
5 59 (17.77%) Scrum
6 56 (16.87%) TDD
7 55 (16.57%) Unit Testing
7 55 (16.57%) iOS Development
8 37 (11.14%) Android Development
9 36 (10.84%) OOP
10 31 (9.34%) Mobile Application Development
11 29 (8.73%) E-Commerce
12 28 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (7.53%) SOA
14 23 (6.93%) Software Engineering
15 21 (6.33%) OO PHP
16 20 (6.02%) OOD
16 20 (6.02%) B2B
17 18 (5.42%) Test Automation
18 17 (5.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 164 (49.40%) JavaScript
2 159 (47.89%) SQL
3 156 (46.99%) Java
4 104 (31.33%) C#
5 79 (23.80%) PHP
6 43 (12.95%) Objective-C
7 40 (12.05%) T-SQL
8 32 (9.64%) C++
8 32 (9.64%) C
9 25 (7.53%) PHP5
10 22 (6.63%) Ruby
10 22 (6.63%) VB
11 16 (4.82%) Python
12 14 (4.22%) ECMAScript
13 8 (2.41%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.20%) VBScript
14 4 (1.20%) PHP4
15 3 (0.90%) RPG
15 3 (0.90%) XAML
Qualifications
1 50 (15.06%) Degree
2 17 (5.12%) SC Cleared
2 17 (5.12%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.01%) ISEB
4 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.90%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (16.87%) Oracle
2 41 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.33%) Zend
4 20 (6.02%) Google
4 20 (6.02%) Apple
5 19 (5.72%) Adobe
6 11 (3.31%) SAP
6 11 (3.31%) JBoss
7 10 (3.01%) TIBCO
8 7 (2.11%) SmartFocus
9 6 (1.81%) Unisys
10 5 (1.51%) Sencha
10 5 (1.51%) Facebook
10 5 (1.51%) Twitter
11 4 (1.20%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.20%) Sage
11 4 (1.20%) Sun
12 3 (0.90%) Trapeze
13 2 (0.60%) ESRI
13 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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