The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 83 113 134
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 167 107 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.76% 2.05% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.27% 4.61% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 145 100 73
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2662 2320 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.93% 44.36% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2296 2089 2096
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 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Gloucestershire +36 49 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Wiltshire +15 45 £39,000 +27.86% 12
Bristol -13 31 £35,500 +1.42% 13
Dorset -13 21 £32,500 +2.36% 2
Somerset -16 20 £45,000 +28.57% 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 148 (54.41%) HTML
2 146 (53.68%) JavaScript
3 145 (53.31%) Web Services
4 139 (51.10%) XML
5 136 (50.00%) Java
6 126 (46.32%) SQL
7 118 (43.38%) CSS
8 109 (40.07%) REST
9 98 (36.03%) .NET
10 91 (33.46%) jQuery
11 88 (32.35%) JSON
12 81 (29.78%) C#
13 80 (29.41%) OO
14 77 (28.31%) PHP
14 77 (28.31%) ASP.NET
15 73 (26.84%) SQL Server
16 63 (23.16%) Android
17 61 (22.43%) MySQL
18 60 (22.06%) MVC
19 56 (20.59%) Linux
20 54 (19.85%) Subversion
21 53 (19.49%) HTML5
22 52 (19.12%) Visual Studio
23 51 (18.75%) Oracle
24 50 (18.38%) Web Development
25 48 (17.65%) Maven
25 48 (17.65%) Git (software)
26 47 (17.28%) Apple iOS
27 45 (16.54%) Unit Testing
28 44 (16.18%) WCF

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (9.56%) Apache
2 17 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 13 (4.78%) Drupal
4 12 (4.41%) IIS
5 10 (3.68%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.68%) WordPress
6 9 (3.31%) Joomla!
7 7 (2.57%) Alfresco
8 6 (2.21%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.84%) CMS
9 5 (1.84%) nginx
9 5 (1.84%) TIBCO EMS
9 5 (1.84%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 4 (1.47%) Oracle Spatial
10 4 (1.47%) ArcGIS
10 4 (1.47%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.74%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.74%) Confluence
11 2 (0.74%) Mule
11 2 (0.74%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 8 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.84%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.84%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (1.47%) Magento
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.37%) Zen Cart
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.57%) SaaS
2 6 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.93%) Internet
2 5 (1.84%) NFC
2 5 (1.84%) HTTP
3 4 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.10%) Intranet
4 3 (1.10%) SMPP
5 2 (0.74%) INAP
5 2 (0.74%) IMAP
5 2 (0.74%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (0.74%) LDAP
5 2 (0.74%) SMTP
5 2 (0.74%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (26.84%) SQL Server
2 61 (22.43%) MySQL
3 17 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.15%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.78%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (4.04%) SQLite
7 6 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.21%) DB2
8 5 (1.84%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.74%) MS Access
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.37%) Redis
12 1 (0.37%) Big Data
12 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 54 (19.85%) Subversion
2 52 (19.12%) Visual Studio
3 48 (17.65%) Maven
3 48 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 42 (15.44%) Ant
5 32 (11.76%) Selenium
6 26 (9.56%) Eclipse
7 24 (8.82%) JUnit
8 22 (8.09%) SoapUI
9 18 (6.62%) NetBeans
10 15 (5.51%) Jenkins
11 11 (4.04%) Apache Ivy
11 11 (4.04%) JMeter
12 9 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (2.57%) IntelliJ
14 6 (2.21%) WebDriver
14 6 (2.21%) MbUnit
15 5 (1.84%) Cucumber
15 5 (1.84%) Hudson
General
1 38 (13.97%) Finance
2 24 (8.82%) Banking
3 22 (8.09%) Telecoms
4 20 (7.35%) Retail
5 16 (5.88%) Marketing
6 2 (0.74%) Back Office
6 2 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 218 (80.15%) Developer
2 56 (20.59%) Java Developer
3 52 (19.12%) PHP Developer
4 43 (15.81%) Senior Developer
5 40 (14.71%) C# Developer
6 34 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 33 (12.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (11.76%) Web Developer
9 24 (8.82%) PHP Web Developer
10 20 (7.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 20 (7.35%) Mobile Developer
10 20 (7.35%) Applications Developer
11 18 (6.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (6.25%) Architect
12 17 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (5.51%) Lead Developer
14 11 (4.04%) Senior C# Developer
14 11 (4.04%) Web Applications Developer
14 11 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.68%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (54.41%) HTML
2 145 (53.31%) Web Services
3 139 (51.10%) XML
4 118 (43.38%) CSS
5 109 (40.07%) REST
6 98 (36.03%) .NET
7 91 (33.46%) jQuery
8 88 (32.35%) JSON
9 77 (28.31%) ASP.NET
10 53 (19.49%) HTML5
11 44 (16.18%) WCF
12 42 (15.44%) Ajax
13 36 (13.24%) Spring
14 31 (11.40%) WPF
14 31 (11.40%) XHTML
15 28 (10.29%) Hibernate
16 26 (9.56%) .NET Framework
17 25 (9.19%) CSS3
18 24 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (8.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.07%) Mobile App
2 33 (12.13%) Open Source
3 20 (7.35%) iPhone
4 15 (5.51%) Smartphone
5 14 (5.15%) W3C
6 11 (4.04%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.94%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.57%) RIA
9 6 (2.21%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.47%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.47%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.47%) GIS
11 3 (1.10%) Blog
11 3 (1.10%) Social Media
11 3 (1.10%) iPad
12 2 (0.74%) Replication
12 2 (0.74%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 63 (23.16%) Android
2 56 (20.59%) Linux
3 47 (17.28%) Apple iOS
4 20 (7.35%) Windows
5 15 (5.51%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.47%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.10%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (1.10%) UNIX
7 3 (1.10%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.74%) Solaris
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (29.41%) OO
2 60 (22.06%) MVC
3 50 (18.38%) Web Development
4 45 (16.54%) Unit Testing
5 41 (15.07%) Scrum
6 40 (14.71%) TDD
7 32 (11.76%) iOS Development
8 26 (9.56%) Android Development
9 24 (8.82%) SOA
10 23 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (6.99%) E-Commerce
12 18 (6.62%) B2B
12 18 (6.62%) Mobile Application Development
13 17 (6.25%) OO PHP
13 17 (6.25%) Software Testing
14 16 (5.88%) Test Automation
15 14 (5.15%) Risk Management
16 13 (4.78%) OOP
16 13 (4.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 146 (53.68%) JavaScript
2 136 (50.00%) Java
3 126 (46.32%) SQL
4 81 (29.78%) C#
5 77 (28.31%) PHP
6 26 (9.56%) T-SQL
7 25 (9.19%) Objective-C
8 24 (8.82%) Python
9 23 (8.46%) PHP5
10 22 (8.09%) C++
11 21 (7.72%) C
12 17 (6.25%) VB
13 16 (5.88%) ECMAScript
14 15 (5.51%) Ruby
15 8 (2.94%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.84%) VBScript
17 4 (1.47%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.47%) XAML
18 3 (1.10%) RPG
18 3 (1.10%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 37 (13.60%) Degree
2 10 (3.68%) SC Cleared
2 10 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.31%) ISEB
4 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.74%) HND
6 2 (0.74%) CNA
6 2 (0.74%) Novell Certification
6 2 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.37%) Puppet
1 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 51 (18.75%) Oracle
2 40 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.09%) Zend
4 13 (4.78%) JBoss
5 10 (3.68%) Google
5 10 (3.68%) TIBCO
6 9 (3.31%) Apple
6 9 (3.31%) SAP
7 7 (2.57%) Adobe
8 6 (2.21%) Unisys
9 5 (1.84%) Facebook
9 5 (1.84%) Twitter
10 4 (1.47%) Trapeze
10 4 (1.47%) Sun
10 4 (1.47%) ESRI
10 4 (1.47%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.10%) Sage
11 3 (1.10%) Sencha
12 2 (0.74%) SmartFocus
12 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
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