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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 112 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 140 139 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.33% 2.52% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.45% 5.73% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 131 125 143
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
2571 2426 2542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.86% 44.04% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2325 2172 2296
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +6 51 £40,000 +1.26% 11
Wiltshire +17 37 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Dorset -1 19 £35,000 +37.25% 5
Somerset -21 15 £32,500 -31.57% 3
Gloucestershire -5 8 £55,000 +65.41% 4
Devon -8 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Cornwall - 2 £26,000 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 189 (62.79%) JavaScript
2 175 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (55.81%) Web Services
4 153 (50.83%) XML
5 148 (49.17%) HTML
6 147 (48.84%) Java
7 134 (44.52%) .NET
8 131 (43.52%) C#
9 129 (42.86%) CSS
10 121 (40.20%) MVC
11 116 (38.54%) SQL
12 109 (36.21%) SQL Server
13 107 (35.55%) ASP.NET
14 99 (32.89%) TDD
15 94 (31.23%) REST
16 93 (30.90%) OO
17 86 (28.57%) WCF
18 82 (27.24%) Spring
19 78 (25.91%) Hibernate
19 78 (25.91%) HTML5
20 72 (23.92%) Scrum
21 69 (22.92%) .NET Framework
22 68 (22.59%) jQuery
23 67 (22.26%) BDD
24 61 (20.27%) Web Development
24 61 (20.27%) XHTML
25 60 (19.93%) E-Commerce
25 60 (19.93%) JSON
25 60 (19.93%) Apple iOS
26 56 (18.60%) Subversion

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (11.63%) Joomla!
2 33 (10.96%) Alfresco
3 27 (8.97%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.99%) Node.js
5 11 (3.65%) Apache
6 8 (2.66%) CMS
6 8 (2.66%) IIS
7 5 (1.66%) nginx
8 4 (1.33%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.33%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.66%) JBoss
10 2 (0.66%) Drupal
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.66%) WordPress
11 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.33%) uWSGI
Applications
1 26 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.65%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.66%) Pure360
4 3 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (15.95%) Internet
2 21 (6.98%) HTTP
3 10 (3.32%) NFC
4 6 (1.99%) DNS
5 4 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.66%) SMS
7 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 42 (13.95%) MySQL
3 36 (11.96%) MongoDB
4 34 (11.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (5.32%) Big Data
7 15 (4.98%) Hadoop
8 14 (4.65%) Relational Database
9 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.33%) DB2
11 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.66%) MS Access
14 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.66%) Redis
14 2 (0.66%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 56 (18.60%) Subversion
2 38 (12.62%) Maven
2 38 (12.62%) Visual Studio
3 34 (11.30%) Ant
4 26 (8.64%) Apache Ivy
5 25 (8.31%) Git (software)
5 25 (8.31%) JUnit
6 24 (7.97%) TeamCity
6 24 (7.97%) SpecFlow
6 24 (7.97%) Cucumber
7 23 (7.64%) Rhino Mocks
7 23 (7.64%) Moq
7 23 (7.64%) NUnit
7 23 (7.64%) CruiseControl
8 13 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (3.99%) Eclipse
10 9 (2.99%) SoapUI
11 8 (2.66%) NetBeans
12 6 (1.99%) JIRA
13 5 (1.66%) JMeter
General
1 31 (10.30%) Finance
2 24 (7.97%) Telecoms
3 22 (7.31%) Banking
3 22 (7.31%) Retail
4 17 (5.65%) Games
5 13 (4.32%) Marketing
6 5 (1.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 258 (85.71%) Developer
2 83 (27.57%) Java Developer
3 49 (16.28%) C# Developer
3 49 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 31 (10.30%) Web Developer
5 26 (8.64%) PHP Developer
6 25 (8.31%) .NET Developer
7 21 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (6.31%) Applications Developer
8 19 (6.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (4.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (4.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.32%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.99%) Software Engineer
13 11 (3.65%) Front-End Developer
13 11 (3.65%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (3.65%) iOS Developer
14 9 (2.99%) J2EE Developer
15 8 (2.66%) Java Software Engineer
15 8 (2.66%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (55.81%) Web Services
2 153 (50.83%) XML
3 148 (49.17%) HTML
4 134 (44.52%) .NET
5 129 (42.86%) CSS
6 107 (35.55%) ASP.NET
7 94 (31.23%) REST
8 86 (28.57%) WCF
9 82 (27.24%) Spring
10 78 (25.91%) Hibernate
10 78 (25.91%) HTML5
11 69 (22.92%) .NET Framework
12 68 (22.59%) jQuery
13 61 (20.27%) XHTML
14 60 (19.93%) JSON
15 55 (18.27%) WSDL
16 53 (17.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 52 (17.28%) RESTful
18 47 (15.61%) J2EE
19 46 (15.28%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.95%) Open Source
2 41 (13.62%) RIA
3 31 (10.30%) Computer Science
4 29 (9.63%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.32%) iPad
5 13 (4.32%) iPhone
6 10 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.33%) Social Media
8 6 (1.99%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.99%) Replication
9 5 (1.66%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.33%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.33%) W3C
10 4 (1.33%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.00%) New Media
11 3 (1.00%) Xbox
12 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.66%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 60 (19.93%) Apple iOS
2 52 (17.28%) Android
3 38 (12.62%) Linux
4 26 (8.64%) Windows
5 13 (4.32%) UNIX
6 9 (2.99%) Solaris
7 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (40.20%) MVC
3 99 (32.89%) TDD
4 93 (30.90%) OO
5 72 (23.92%) Scrum
6 67 (22.26%) BDD
7 61 (20.27%) Web Development
8 60 (19.93%) E-Commerce
9 55 (18.27%) OOD
9 55 (18.27%) OOP
10 48 (15.95%) iOS Development
11 36 (11.96%) Software Engineering
12 35 (11.63%) Unit Testing
12 35 (11.63%) Waterfall
12 35 (11.63%) Android Development
13 31 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (9.30%) UML
15 24 (7.97%) Automated Testing
16 23 (7.64%) OOA/OOD
17 18 (5.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 189 (62.79%) JavaScript
2 147 (48.84%) Java
3 131 (43.52%) C#
4 116 (38.54%) SQL
5 31 (10.30%) PHP
6 27 (8.97%) Ruby
7 26 (8.64%) T-SQL
8 19 (6.31%) Objective-C
9 16 (5.32%) VB.NET
10 15 (4.98%) C++
10 15 (4.98%) C
11 8 (2.66%) PHP5
12 7 (2.33%) VB
13 4 (1.33%) Python
13 4 (1.33%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.66%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.66%) XQuery
14 2 (0.66%) XPath
14 2 (0.66%) Perl
15 1 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 32 (10.63%) Degree
3 31 (10.30%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.66%) ISEB
5 3 (1.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) HL7
2 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 53 (17.61%) Oracle
2 37 (12.29%) Adobe
3 35 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.32%) Google
5 11 (3.65%) Apple
6 7 (2.33%) Zend
7 5 (1.66%) SmartFocus
8 4 (1.33%) IBM
8 4 (1.33%) Facebook
9 2 (0.66%) SAP
9 2 (0.66%) Appcelerator
9 2 (0.66%) Citrix
10 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.33%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.33%) Sencha
10 1 (0.33%) Siebel
10 1 (0.33%) Sage
10 1 (0.33%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.33%) ESRI
10 1 (0.33%) Twitter
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Salt
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago