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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 105 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 147 133 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.60% 2.24% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.26% 5.01% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 132 110 100
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,700 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2348 2657 2487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.45% 44.77% 46.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2100 2306 2262
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,975 £46,000 £50,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Bristol +7 46 £40,000 +5.26% 10
Wiltshire +7 34 £35,000 -30.00% 6
Gloucestershire -13 23 £62,500 +60.25%
Somerset +3 16 £40,000 +3.89% 6
Devon +2 12 £37,500 - 1
Dorset -5 10 £37,500 +29.31% 2
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 172 (61.87%) Web Services
2 146 (52.52%) REST
3 128 (46.04%) JavaScript
4 116 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (41.37%) SQL
6 114 (41.01%) Java
7 112 (40.29%) C#
7 112 (40.29%) .NET
8 105 (37.77%) XML
9 98 (35.25%) HTML
10 94 (33.81%) MVC
11 90 (32.37%) SQL Server
12 86 (30.94%) WCF
13 76 (27.34%) ASP.NET
14 71 (25.54%) CSS
15 69 (24.82%) OO
16 66 (23.74%) TDD
17 62 (22.30%) Spring
17 62 (22.30%) BDD
18 58 (20.86%) Hibernate
19 55 (19.78%) Oracle
20 54 (19.42%) E-Commerce
21 52 (18.71%) JSON
22 51 (18.35%) PHP
23 50 (17.99%) Linux
24 48 (17.27%) Git (software)
25 46 (16.55%) J2EE
26 45 (16.19%) Scrum
26 45 (16.19%) jQuery
27 43 (15.47%) HTML5

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 35 (12.59%) Tomcat
2 23 (8.27%) WebSphere
3 21 (7.55%) JBoss
4 19 (6.83%) Apache
5 16 (5.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (5.04%) Node.js
6 14 (5.04%) nginx
7 13 (4.68%) WebLogic
8 9 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (2.88%) Joomla!
10 6 (2.16%) Alfresco
10 6 (2.16%) Mule
10 6 (2.16%) Mule ESB
10 6 (2.16%) IIS
11 5 (1.80%) ArcGIS
11 5 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (1.80%) ArcSDE
11 5 (1.80%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.08%) CMS
12 3 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.63%) HTTP
2 11 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.60%) Internet
4 5 (1.80%) DNS
5 4 (1.44%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.44%) WebEx
6 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.36%) FTP
6 1 (0.36%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (32.37%) SQL Server
2 41 (14.75%) MySQL
3 21 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.76%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.96%) DB2
7 10 (3.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (3.24%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.16%) SQLite
10 6 (2.16%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.16%) Big Data
11 5 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (17.27%) Git (software)
2 38 (13.67%) JUnit
3 30 (10.79%) Subversion
4 24 (8.63%) Visual Studio
5 21 (7.55%) Maven
6 18 (6.47%) JIRA
7 11 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.60%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.60%) Ant
9 9 (3.24%) IntelliJ
10 8 (2.88%) TestNG
10 8 (2.88%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.16%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.16%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 6 (2.16%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (2.16%) Moq
11 6 (2.16%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.16%) Xcode
11 6 (2.16%) NUnit
11 6 (2.16%) CruiseControl
General
1 35 (12.59%) Finance
2 28 (10.07%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.40%) Retail
4 14 (5.04%) Marketing
5 8 (2.88%) Advertising
5 8 (2.88%) Games
6 7 (2.52%) Electronics
6 7 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.80%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 227 (81.65%) Developer
2 67 (24.10%) Java Developer
3 64 (23.02%) Senior Developer
4 33 (11.87%) C# Developer
4 33 (11.87%) PHP Developer
5 26 (9.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (8.63%) .NET Developer
7 19 (6.83%) Web Developer
8 17 (6.12%) Analyst
8 17 (6.12%) Software Developer
8 17 (6.12%) Architect
9 16 (5.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (5.40%) Technical Designer
10 15 (5.40%) Designer
11 14 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.96%) Consultant
13 11 (3.96%) Java Architect
14 10 (3.60%) AWS Developer
14 10 (3.60%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (61.87%) Web Services
2 146 (52.52%) REST
3 112 (40.29%) .NET
4 105 (37.77%) XML
5 98 (35.25%) HTML
6 86 (30.94%) WCF
7 76 (27.34%) ASP.NET
8 71 (25.54%) CSS
9 62 (22.30%) Spring
10 58 (20.86%) Hibernate
11 52 (18.71%) JSON
12 46 (16.55%) J2EE
13 45 (16.19%) jQuery
14 43 (15.47%) HTML5
15 37 (13.31%) Middleware
15 37 (13.31%) .NET Framework
16 30 (10.79%) JPA
17 29 (10.43%) LINQ
17 29 (10.43%) WSDL
18 28 (10.07%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.47%) User Experience
1 18 (6.47%) Social Media
2 17 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.68%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.88%) iPhone
4 8 (2.88%) iPad
4 8 (2.88%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.52%) DTV
6 6 (2.16%) RIA
6 6 (2.16%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (1.80%) GIS
7 5 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.80%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.80%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.80%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.72%) AS400
10 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (17.99%) Linux
2 35 (12.59%) Windows
3 27 (9.71%) Apple iOS
4 22 (7.91%) UNIX
5 19 (6.83%) Android
6 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (33.81%) MVC
3 69 (24.82%) OO
4 66 (23.74%) TDD
5 62 (22.30%) BDD
6 54 (19.42%) E-Commerce
7 45 (16.19%) Scrum
8 39 (14.03%) OOD
9 38 (13.67%) OOP
10 33 (11.87%) Waterfall
11 31 (11.15%) Web Development
12 27 (9.71%) Unit Testing
13 26 (9.35%) SDLC
14 25 (8.99%) Software Engineering
15 24 (8.63%) Mentoring
16 21 (7.55%) Integration Testing
17 20 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (6.83%) Systems Analysis
18 19 (6.83%) iOS Development
19 18 (6.47%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 128 (46.04%) JavaScript
2 115 (41.37%) SQL
3 114 (41.01%) Java
4 112 (40.29%) C#
5 51 (18.35%) PHP
6 15 (5.40%) T-SQL
7 14 (5.04%) Bash Shell
8 12 (4.32%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.32%) C++
9 11 (3.96%) Python
9 11 (3.96%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.60%) Ruby
10 10 (3.60%) VB
11 6 (2.16%) Perl
12 4 (1.44%) PHP5
12 4 (1.44%) XPath
13 3 (1.08%) C
13 3 (1.08%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.08%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 29 (10.43%) Security Cleared
2 27 (9.71%) Degree
3 25 (8.99%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.32%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) HL7
2 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 55 (19.78%) Oracle
2 26 (9.35%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.76%) IBM
4 12 (4.32%) Apple
5 11 (3.96%) webMethods
5 11 (3.96%) Zend
6 9 (3.24%) Adobe
7 8 (2.88%) SAP
8 6 (2.16%) Appcelerator
8 6 (2.16%) Sencha
8 6 (2.16%) Netbiscuits
8 6 (2.16%) Kony
8 6 (2.16%) Google
8 6 (2.16%) Volantis
9 5 (1.80%) ESRI
9 5 (1.80%) Mapinfo
9 5 (1.80%) Citrix
10 4 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.08%) ATG
12 1 (0.36%) Sage
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £28-37,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Brightpearl
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
iKonnect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Beneftis
Posted: 9 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: Highly Competitive plus benefits and bonus potential
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago