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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 75 84 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +29
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 213 178 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.64% 2.90% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.30% 6.66% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 197 158 98
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.10%
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
2566 2673 2318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.91% 43.58% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 2301 2065
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 4 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 4 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 +3 65 £36,000 -7.69% 16
Bristol -4 46 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Gloucestershire -16 36 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Dorset +13 32 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Somerset +19 31 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Devon - 3 £47,500 - 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 224 (62.05%) Web Services
2 215 (59.56%) REST
3 173 (47.92%) XML
4 163 (45.15%) Java
5 150 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
6 149 (41.27%) SQL
7 140 (38.78%) JavaScript
8 132 (36.57%) MVC
9 131 (36.29%) HTML
10 115 (31.86%) C#
11 105 (29.09%) Spring
12 103 (28.53%) CSS
13 102 (28.25%) .NET
14 91 (25.21%) Linux
14 91 (25.21%) TDD
15 85 (23.55%) Scrum
15 85 (23.55%) WCF
16 82 (22.71%) Finance
17 81 (22.44%) JSON
17 81 (22.44%) Git (software)
18 78 (21.61%) PHP
19 77 (21.33%) Hibernate
20 71 (19.67%) OO
21 70 (19.39%) SQL Server
22 69 (19.11%) ASP.NET
23 64 (17.73%) MySQL
24 60 (16.62%) jQuery
24 60 (16.62%) MongoDB
25 56 (15.51%) WSDL
26 54 (14.96%) JUnit

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 38 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 36 (9.97%) JBoss
3 31 (8.59%) WebSphere
4 20 (5.54%) Apache
5 16 (4.43%) Joomla!
5 16 (4.43%) Mule
5 16 (4.43%) Mule ESB
6 14 (3.88%) nginx
6 14 (3.88%) Alfresco
6 14 (3.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (3.88%) WebLogic
7 12 (3.32%) Node.js
8 9 (2.49%) IIS
9 7 (1.94%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.39%) ArcGIS
10 5 (1.39%) ArcSDE
11 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (4.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.83%) 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 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.71%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.39%) SaaS
4 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.48%) Internet
2 25 (6.93%) HTTP
3 12 (3.32%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.77%) FTP
5 8 (2.22%) SMPP
5 8 (2.22%) SMTP
6 4 (1.11%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.11%) WebEx
7 2 (0.55%) DNS
8 1 (0.28%) SSH
8 1 (0.28%) SMS
8 1 (0.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 64 (17.73%) MySQL
3 60 (16.62%) MongoDB
4 32 (8.86%) Relational Database
5 26 (7.20%) NoSQL
6 22 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.49%) DB2
11 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.66%) SQLite
11 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 81 (22.44%) Git (software)
2 54 (14.96%) JUnit
3 52 (14.40%) Maven
4 49 (13.57%) Subversion
5 36 (9.97%) Visual Studio
6 31 (8.59%) Eclipse
7 30 (8.31%) Ant
7 30 (8.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (6.93%) JIRA
9 22 (6.09%) Selenium
9 22 (6.09%) IntelliJ
9 22 (6.09%) Jenkins
10 17 (4.71%) NetBeans
11 14 (3.88%) Apache Ivy
11 14 (3.88%) Hudson
12 12 (3.32%) WebDriver
12 12 (3.32%) Mockito
13 9 (2.49%) JMeter
13 9 (2.49%) Cucumber
14 8 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 82 (22.71%) Finance
2 52 (14.40%) Telecoms
3 35 (9.70%) Marketing
4 32 (8.86%) Banking
5 28 (7.76%) Electronics
6 23 (6.37%) Retail
7 16 (4.43%) Manufacturing
8 11 (3.05%) Advertising
9 10 (2.77%) Back Office
10 2 (0.55%) Games
10 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.55%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 270 (74.79%) Developer
2 101 (27.98%) Java Developer
3 76 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 50 (13.85%) PHP Developer
5 33 (9.14%) C# Developer
6 32 (8.86%) .NET Developer
7 31 (8.59%) Software Developer
8 30 (8.31%) Analyst
8 30 (8.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 29 (8.03%) Architect
10 23 (6.37%) Web Developer
11 21 (5.82%) C# .NET Developer
12 19 (5.26%) Java Architect
12 19 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
13 16 (4.43%) Technical Designer
13 16 (4.43%) Technical Analyst
13 16 (4.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (4.43%) Designer
14 15 (4.16%) Senior .NET Developer
15 13 (3.60%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (62.05%) Web Services
2 215 (59.56%) REST
3 173 (47.92%) XML
4 131 (36.29%) HTML
5 105 (29.09%) Spring
6 103 (28.53%) CSS
7 102 (28.25%) .NET
8 85 (23.55%) WCF
9 81 (22.44%) JSON
10 77 (21.33%) Hibernate
11 69 (19.11%) ASP.NET
12 60 (16.62%) jQuery
13 56 (15.51%) WSDL
14 52 (14.40%) JPA
15 51 (14.13%) HTML5
16 42 (11.63%) Spring MVC
16 42 (11.63%) Middleware
16 42 (11.63%) J2EE
17 33 (9.14%) Ajax
18 30 (8.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.70%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.65%) User Experience
3 18 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.99%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.43%) DTV
5 15 (4.16%) Social Media
6 14 (3.88%) RIA
7 11 (3.05%) DataPower
7 11 (3.05%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.49%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.22%) iPad
9 8 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
9 8 (2.22%) iPhone
10 7 (1.94%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.66%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.39%) GIS
13 4 (1.11%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.83%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.83%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 91 (25.21%) Linux
2 40 (11.08%) Windows
3 37 (10.25%) Apple iOS
4 29 (8.03%) Android
5 26 (7.20%) UNIX
6 8 (2.22%) Windows Phone 8
6 8 (2.22%) Windows Phone
7 6 (1.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (41.55%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (36.57%) MVC
3 91 (25.21%) TDD
4 85 (23.55%) Scrum
5 71 (19.67%) OO
6 54 (14.96%) BDD
7 46 (12.74%) SOA
8 45 (12.47%) E-Commerce
9 44 (12.19%) Web Development
10 43 (11.91%) Mentoring
11 41 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 40 (11.08%) OOP
13 39 (10.80%) UML
14 37 (10.25%) Software Engineering
14 37 (10.25%) Integration Testing
14 37 (10.25%) SDLC
15 33 (9.14%) iOS Development
16 30 (8.31%) Technical Analysis
16 30 (8.31%) Mobile Development
16 30 (8.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 163 (45.15%) Java
2 149 (41.27%) SQL
3 140 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 115 (31.86%) C#
5 78 (21.61%) PHP
6 21 (5.82%) Python
7 19 (5.26%) Ruby
8 17 (4.71%) C++
9 13 (3.60%) XPath
9 13 (3.60%) Bash Shell
10 12 (3.32%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.32%) VB
11 10 (2.77%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.77%) C
11 10 (2.77%) Objective-C
12 9 (2.49%) XQuery
13 5 (1.39%) Perl
14 4 (1.11%) PHP5
14 4 (1.11%) Groovy
15 3 (0.83%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 50 (13.85%) Degree
2 36 (9.97%) Security Cleared
3 33 (9.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) ISEB
4 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.99%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.39%) Puppet
2 5 (1.39%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 47 (13.02%) Oracle
2 34 (9.42%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.93%) SAP
4 22 (6.09%) IBM
5 20 (5.54%) Adobe
5 20 (5.54%) Apple
6 14 (3.88%) Sencha
7 11 (3.05%) Zend
7 11 (3.05%) webMethods
8 8 (2.22%) Google
9 7 (1.94%) ESRI
10 6 (1.66%) Volantis
10 6 (1.66%) Unisys
10 6 (1.66%) Appcelerator
10 6 (1.66%) Netbiscuits
10 6 (1.66%) Kony
11 5 (1.39%) Mapinfo
12 4 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.11%) Software AG
13 3 (0.83%) Atlassian
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
ITR-UK
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 45000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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
Clevedon, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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