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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 114 133 106
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 143 106 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.36% 1.83% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 4.15% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 125 85 118
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
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
2532 2553 2489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.70% 44.05% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 2237 2273
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +14 40 £40,000 - 12
Wiltshire +16 35 £40,000 +2.56% 10
Gloucestershire +7 33 £52,500 +38.15% 3
Devon +3 17 £36,000 -
Somerset -11 6 £33,750 -12.33% 2
Dorset -18 6 £35,000 +20.68% 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 179 (63.70%) Web Services
2 150 (53.38%) JavaScript
3 144 (51.25%) REST
4 130 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (43.77%) .NET
6 119 (42.35%) C#
7 109 (38.79%) Java
8 108 (38.43%) XML
9 105 (37.37%) SQL
10 104 (37.01%) MVC
11 101 (35.94%) HTML
12 96 (34.16%) SQL Server
13 93 (33.10%) WCF
14 88 (31.32%) ASP.NET
15 80 (28.47%) CSS
16 77 (27.40%) TDD
17 70 (24.91%) OO
18 69 (24.56%) Hibernate
19 65 (23.13%) Spring
19 65 (23.13%) BDD
20 56 (19.93%) Oracle
21 55 (19.57%) E-Commerce
22 52 (18.51%) Linux
23 47 (16.73%) jQuery
24 46 (16.37%) JSON
25 45 (16.01%) Scrum
25 45 (16.01%) J2EE
25 45 (16.01%) PHP
26 44 (15.66%) HTML5
27 43 (15.30%) Git (software)

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 38 (13.52%) Tomcat
2 21 (7.47%) Apache
3 19 (6.76%) WebSphere
4 15 (5.34%) JBoss
4 15 (5.34%) nginx
5 14 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (4.63%) Node.js
7 12 (4.27%) Joomla!
8 10 (3.56%) Alfresco
9 9 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (2.85%) WebLogic
10 8 (2.85%) IIS
11 6 (2.14%) Mule ESB
11 6 (2.14%) Mule
12 4 (1.42%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.42%) CMS
13 3 (1.07%) ArcSDE
13 3 (1.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (1.07%) ArcGIS
13 3 (1.07%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.90%) HTTP
2 13 (4.63%) Internet
3 8 (2.85%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.14%) DNS
5 3 (1.07%) WebEx
6 2 (0.71%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.71%) SMS
7 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (34.16%) SQL Server
2 37 (13.17%) MySQL
3 24 (8.54%) MongoDB
4 15 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.91%) DB2
6 11 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.20%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.85%) Big Data
10 7 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.49%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.78%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.42%) SQLite
13 4 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (15.30%) Git (software)
2 41 (14.59%) JUnit
3 38 (13.52%) Subversion
4 22 (7.83%) Visual Studio
4 22 (7.83%) Maven
5 17 (6.05%) JIRA
6 14 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (4.98%) Ant
7 10 (3.56%) IntelliJ
8 8 (2.85%) SpecFlow
8 8 (2.85%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.49%) CruiseControl
9 7 (2.49%) NUnit
9 7 (2.49%) TestNG
9 7 (2.49%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (2.49%) Moq
9 7 (2.49%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.49%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (1.78%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.78%) JMeter
General
1 39 (13.88%) Finance
2 28 (9.96%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.69%) Retail
4 12 (4.27%) Marketing
5 10 (3.56%) Games
6 7 (2.49%) Banking
6 7 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.49%) Electronics
7 3 (1.07%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 230 (81.85%) Developer
2 69 (24.56%) Java Developer
3 67 (23.84%) Senior Developer
4 36 (12.81%) C# Developer
5 31 (11.03%) PHP Developer
6 28 (9.96%) .NET Developer
7 26 (9.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (7.12%) Web Developer
9 19 (6.76%) Analyst
10 18 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (6.05%) Designer
11 17 (6.05%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (5.69%) Architect
13 15 (5.34%) Technical Designer
13 15 (5.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (4.98%) Software Developer
15 12 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
16 10 (3.56%) AWS Developer
16 10 (3.56%) Middleware Analyst
16 10 (3.56%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (63.70%) Web Services
2 144 (51.25%) REST
3 123 (43.77%) .NET
4 108 (38.43%) XML
5 101 (35.94%) HTML
6 93 (33.10%) WCF
7 88 (31.32%) ASP.NET
8 80 (28.47%) CSS
9 69 (24.56%) Hibernate
10 65 (23.13%) Spring
11 47 (16.73%) jQuery
12 46 (16.37%) JSON
13 45 (16.01%) J2EE
14 44 (15.66%) HTML5
15 41 (14.59%) .NET Framework
16 38 (13.52%) Middleware
17 35 (12.46%) JPA
18 34 (12.10%) LINQ
19 33 (11.74%) WSDL
20 31 (11.03%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.05%) Open Source
2 17 (6.05%) Social Media
3 15 (5.34%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.98%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.63%) User Experience
6 12 (4.27%) RIA
7 7 (2.49%) DTV
8 6 (2.14%) iPad
8 6 (2.14%) iPhone
9 5 (1.78%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.78%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.78%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.42%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (1.07%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.07%) GIS
11 3 (1.07%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.71%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (18.51%) Linux
2 35 (12.46%) Windows
3 29 (10.32%) Apple iOS
4 25 (8.90%) UNIX
4 25 (8.90%) Android
5 6 (2.14%) Solaris
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (37.01%) MVC
3 77 (27.40%) TDD
4 70 (24.91%) OO
5 65 (23.13%) BDD
6 55 (19.57%) E-Commerce
7 45 (16.01%) Scrum
8 40 (14.23%) Web Development
9 39 (13.88%) OOD
10 38 (13.52%) OOP
11 37 (13.17%) Waterfall
12 33 (11.74%) Software Engineering
13 27 (9.61%) Mentoring
14 22 (7.83%) Unit Testing
15 21 (7.47%) iOS Development
15 21 (7.47%) SOA
16 20 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (6.76%) Integration Testing
18 18 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (5.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 150 (53.38%) JavaScript
2 119 (42.35%) C#
3 109 (38.79%) Java
4 105 (37.37%) SQL
5 45 (16.01%) PHP
6 17 (6.05%) VB.NET
7 16 (5.69%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.56%) Bash Shell
8 10 (3.56%) VB
8 10 (3.56%) C++
9 8 (2.85%) Ruby
9 8 (2.85%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.49%) Python
11 5 (1.78%) XPath
12 4 (1.42%) Perl
13 3 (1.07%) C
13 3 (1.07%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.07%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.71%) XQuery
14 2 (0.71%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 30 (10.68%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.25%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.12%) Degree
4 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) HL7
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.07%) Docker
Vendors
1 56 (19.93%) Oracle
2 31 (11.03%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.69%) IBM
4 12 (4.27%) Adobe
5 11 (3.91%) Zend
6 10 (3.56%) webMethods
7 9 (3.20%) Apple
8 7 (2.49%) SAP
9 5 (1.78%) Citrix
9 5 (1.78%) Appcelerator
10 4 (1.42%) Netbiscuits
10 4 (1.42%) Kony
10 4 (1.42%) Sencha
10 4 (1.42%) Google
10 4 (1.42%) Volantis
11 3 (1.07%) Mapinfo
11 3 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.07%) ATG
11 3 (1.07%) ESRI
12 2 (0.71%) Siebel
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Zion Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Zion Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £23000.00 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
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Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + bens
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Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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