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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 111 120 107
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 154 136 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.71% 2.26% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.56% 5.24% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 126 124 122
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2347 2597 2377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.30% 43.13% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 2359 2141
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +17 68 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Gloucestershire +16 25 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Wiltshire -14 24 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Dorset +11 22 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Devon +7 7 £25,000 -16.66%
Somerset -16 2 £39,250 +12.14%
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 215 (66.77%) Web Services
2 193 (59.94%) Java
2 193 (59.94%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (51.24%) REST
4 164 (50.93%) XML
5 152 (47.20%) SQL
6 145 (45.03%) HTML
7 138 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 119 (36.96%) TDD
9 118 (36.65%) Spring
9 118 (36.65%) CSS
10 116 (36.02%) MVC
11 115 (35.71%) Finance
12 107 (33.23%) C#
13 89 (27.64%) Hibernate
14 81 (25.16%) OO
15 80 (24.84%) Linux
16 77 (23.91%) BDD
17 76 (23.60%) .NET
18 75 (23.29%) Microsoft
19 74 (22.98%) jQuery
20 73 (22.67%) MongoDB
21 71 (22.05%) SDLC
21 71 (22.05%) SQL Server
21 71 (22.05%) JSON
22 68 (21.12%) Scrum
22 68 (21.12%) Telecoms
23 65 (20.19%) Maven
24 63 (19.57%) JPA
25 60 (18.63%) Degree

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (12.11%) Tomcat
2 27 (8.39%) Mule
2 27 (8.39%) Mule ESB
3 26 (8.07%) Alfresco
3 26 (8.07%) Joomla!
4 24 (7.45%) JBoss
5 13 (4.04%) Apache
5 13 (4.04%) Liferay
6 8 (2.48%) IIS
7 7 (2.17%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.86%) Node.js
9 4 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.93%) Confluence
10 3 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.62%) CMS
11 2 (0.62%) Jetty
11 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.62%) WordPress
12 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
2 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (9.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.76%) SaaS
3 18 (5.59%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.56%) Internet
2 30 (9.32%) HTTP
3 17 (5.28%) FTP
4 14 (4.35%) SMPP
4 14 (4.35%) SMTP
5 12 (3.73%) SSL
6 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.93%) DNS
8 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.31%) Network Security
8 1 (0.31%) SMS
8 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (22.67%) MongoDB
2 71 (22.05%) SQL Server
3 38 (11.80%) MySQL
3 38 (11.80%) NoSQL
4 23 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (5.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 18 (5.59%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.55%) QlikView
9 5 (1.55%) SQLite
9 5 (1.55%) SSDT
10 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 65 (20.19%) Maven
2 58 (18.01%) Subversion
3 52 (16.15%) Selenium
4 51 (15.84%) Visual Studio
5 48 (14.91%) JUnit
6 45 (13.98%) Ant
7 44 (13.66%) Jenkins
8 42 (13.04%) Git (software)
9 41 (12.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 37 (11.49%) Eclipse
11 36 (11.18%) Hudson
12 32 (9.94%) NetBeans
13 31 (9.63%) JIRA
14 28 (8.70%) Apache Ivy
15 23 (7.14%) SoapUI
16 20 (6.21%) IntelliJ
17 17 (5.28%) JMeter
18 15 (4.66%) WebDriver
19 13 (4.04%) Mockito
20 10 (3.11%) Cucumber
General
1 115 (35.71%) Finance
2 68 (21.12%) Telecoms
3 47 (14.60%) Retail
4 32 (9.94%) Marketing
5 30 (9.32%) Electronics
5 30 (9.32%) Manufacturing
6 25 (7.76%) Back Office
6 25 (7.76%) Banking
7 10 (3.11%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Automotive
8 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 230 (71.43%) Developer
2 132 (40.99%) Java Developer
3 64 (19.88%) Senior Developer
4 51 (15.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (10.87%) C# Developer
6 32 (9.94%) Software Developer
7 30 (9.32%) .NET Developer
8 29 (9.01%) SQL Developer
9 24 (7.45%) Web Developer
10 22 (6.83%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (6.52%) PHP Developer
12 20 (6.21%) SQL Server Developer
13 18 (5.59%) Analyst
13 18 (5.59%) Architect
14 17 (5.28%) .NET Software Developer
15 16 (4.97%) ASP.NET Developer
16 15 (4.66%) Applications Developer
16 15 (4.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 15 (4.66%) C# Software Developer
17 13 (4.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (66.77%) Web Services
2 165 (51.24%) REST
3 164 (50.93%) XML
4 145 (45.03%) HTML
5 118 (36.65%) CSS
5 118 (36.65%) Spring
6 89 (27.64%) Hibernate
7 76 (23.60%) .NET
8 74 (22.98%) jQuery
9 71 (22.05%) JSON
10 63 (19.57%) JPA
11 58 (18.01%) ASP.NET
12 46 (14.29%) Spring MVC
12 46 (14.29%) WSDL
13 44 (13.66%) HTML5
14 40 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (12.42%) XHTML
15 29 (9.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 29 (9.01%) RESTful
15 29 (9.01%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.14%) RIA
3 17 (5.28%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.80%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.48%) User Experience
7 6 (1.86%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.24%) DataPower
9 2 (0.62%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.62%) SCADA
9 2 (0.62%) Social Media
10 1 (0.31%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.31%) iPad
10 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 80 (24.84%) Linux
2 40 (12.42%) Apple iOS
3 34 (10.56%) Android
4 15 (4.66%) Windows
5 7 (2.17%) Unix
6 6 (1.86%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.24%) Solaris
7 4 (1.24%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.31%) CentOS
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (59.94%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (36.96%) TDD
3 116 (36.02%) MVC
4 81 (25.16%) OO
5 77 (23.91%) BDD
6 71 (22.05%) SDLC
7 68 (21.12%) Scrum
8 55 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (14.91%) Web Development
10 47 (14.60%) E-Commerce
11 42 (13.04%) Software Engineering
12 40 (12.42%) Software Testing
12 40 (12.42%) Unit Testing
13 38 (11.80%) Kanban
14 36 (11.18%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (11.18%) SOA
15 35 (10.87%) Open Source
16 34 (10.56%) Integration Testing
16 34 (10.56%) iOS Development
17 33 (10.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 193 (59.94%) Java
2 152 (47.20%) SQL
3 138 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 107 (33.23%) C#
5 36 (11.18%) Ruby
6 30 (9.32%) PHP
7 24 (7.45%) Python
8 20 (6.21%) T-SQL
9 15 (4.66%) XPath
9 15 (4.66%) XQuery
10 14 (4.35%) VB.NET
11 13 (4.04%) RPG
11 13 (4.04%) RPG IV
12 6 (1.86%) C
12 6 (1.86%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.55%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.24%) C++
14 4 (1.24%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.62%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 60 (18.63%) Degree
2 30 (9.32%) Security Cleared
3 26 (8.07%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.93%) ISEB
5 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.55%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (4.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.55%) Control-M
3 3 (0.93%) Ansible
4 2 (0.62%) Puppet
5 1 (0.31%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 75 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 54 (16.77%) Oracle
3 34 (10.56%) SAP
4 32 (9.94%) Adobe
5 20 (6.21%) Apple
6 9 (2.80%) Google
7 5 (1.55%) Informatica
7 5 (1.55%) Splunk
8 4 (1.24%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.24%) Logi Analytics
8 4 (1.24%) Talend
9 3 (0.93%) ATG
9 3 (0.93%) IBM
9 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.93%) Unisys
10 2 (0.62%) Sencha
10 2 (0.62%) Sybase
10 2 (0.62%) Wonderware
11 1 (0.31%) Facebook
11 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Bonus and Good Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Neg Depending On Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car + bonus + bens
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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