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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 111 79 92
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 140 211 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.61% 3.57% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 8.16% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 138 194 143
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
2112 2586 2663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.37% 43.74% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1860 2232 2298
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +24 47 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Dorset +14 36 £37,500 - 3
Wiltshire -30 23 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Gloucestershire -8 22 £57,500 -4.16% 7
Somerset -35 8 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Devon +2 4 £37,500 -21.05% 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 182 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (59.06%) Web Services
3 163 (54.70%) HTML
4 161 (54.03%) Java
5 154 (51.68%) JavaScript
6 151 (50.67%) REST
7 139 (46.64%) CSS
7 139 (46.64%) MVC
8 133 (44.63%) TDD
9 127 (42.62%) Spring
10 126 (42.28%) XML
11 111 (37.25%) SQL
12 105 (35.23%) Finance
13 96 (32.21%) jQuery
14 93 (31.21%) C#
15 92 (30.87%) Hibernate
16 89 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
17 88 (29.53%) Scrum
18 87 (29.19%) Maven
19 83 (27.85%) JSON
19 83 (27.85%) .NET
20 82 (27.52%) Telecoms
20 82 (27.52%) SDLC
21 76 (25.50%) Subversion
22 75 (25.17%) Web Development
22 75 (25.17%) JPA
23 71 (23.83%) OO
23 71 (23.83%) Linux
24 69 (23.15%) PHP
24 69 (23.15%) MongoDB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (15.77%) Alfresco
1 47 (15.77%) Joomla!
2 35 (11.74%) Apache
2 35 (11.74%) JBoss
3 29 (9.73%) Mule
3 29 (9.73%) Mule ESB
4 25 (8.39%) Tomcat
5 24 (8.05%) SharePoint
6 18 (6.04%) WordPress
7 16 (5.37%) Drupal
8 14 (4.70%) IIS
8 14 (4.70%) PrestaShop
9 10 (3.36%) WebLogic
10 9 (3.02%) WebSphere
11 7 (2.35%) Confluence
12 6 (2.01%) Apache Solr
12 6 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.68%) ColdFusion
13 5 (1.68%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 46 (15.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (7.05%) Magento
3 3 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.09%) SaaS
2 27 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (6.04%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.03%) GitHub
5 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.34%) Office 365
7 2 (0.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 40 (13.42%) Internet
2 13 (4.36%) SSH
3 7 (2.35%) HTTP
4 5 (1.68%) SSL
4 5 (1.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.01%) Intranet
6 2 (0.67%) Firewall
6 2 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (23.15%) MongoDB
2 49 (16.44%) SQL Server
3 32 (10.74%) MySQL
4 22 (7.38%) NoSQL
5 18 (6.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 16 (5.37%) Oracle Database
7 15 (5.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (3.36%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.02%) MS Access
9 9 (3.02%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.01%) SAP HANA
14 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.67%) Big Data
15 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 87 (29.19%) Maven
2 76 (25.50%) Subversion
3 59 (19.80%) Git (software)
4 54 (18.12%) JIRA
5 48 (16.11%) Ant
6 45 (15.10%) JUnit
7 43 (14.43%) Apache Ivy
8 40 (13.42%) Visual Studio
9 35 (11.74%) Jenkins
10 32 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (9.06%) Selenium
12 25 (8.39%) IntelliJ
13 17 (5.70%) SoapUI
14 16 (5.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (3.69%) Eclipse
15 11 (3.69%) Mockito
16 10 (3.36%) Cucumber
16 10 (3.36%) TeamCity
16 10 (3.36%) Zephyr
17 9 (3.02%) Oracle Forms
General
1 105 (35.23%) Finance
2 82 (27.52%) Telecoms
3 66 (22.15%) Marketing
4 48 (16.11%) Manufacturing
5 46 (15.44%) Electronics
6 36 (12.08%) Banking
7 22 (7.38%) Retail
8 4 (1.34%) Back Office
9 3 (1.01%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 241 (80.87%) Developer
2 108 (36.24%) Java Developer
3 69 (23.15%) Senior Developer
4 50 (16.78%) .NET Developer
5 39 (13.09%) Web Developer
6 36 (12.08%) Senior Java Developer
7 32 (10.74%) PHP Developer
8 27 (9.06%) C# Developer
9 25 (8.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 24 (8.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 22 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 19 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (6.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (5.37%) Tester
15 15 (5.03%) Agile .NET Developer
15 15 (5.03%) Agile C# Developer
15 15 (5.03%) Agile Developer
16 14 (4.70%) Software Developer
17 13 (4.36%) Applications Developer
17 13 (4.36%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (59.06%) Web Services
2 163 (54.70%) HTML
3 151 (50.67%) REST
4 139 (46.64%) CSS
5 127 (42.62%) Spring
6 126 (42.28%) XML
7 96 (32.21%) jQuery
8 92 (30.87%) Hibernate
9 83 (27.85%) .NET
9 83 (27.85%) JSON
10 75 (25.17%) JPA
11 67 (22.48%) Spring MVC
12 64 (21.48%) HTML5
13 61 (20.47%) AngularJS
14 57 (19.13%) WSDL
15 52 (17.45%) ASP.NET
16 47 (15.77%) Dojo
16 47 (15.77%) XHTML
17 44 (14.77%) Spring Web Flow
18 43 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 35 (11.74%) RIA
3 16 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.35%) Blog
6 6 (2.01%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (2.01%) User Experience
7 5 (1.68%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.68%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.34%) Social Media
9 3 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.01%) Blockchain
9 3 (1.01%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.01%) Fintech
9 3 (1.01%) iPad
9 3 (1.01%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.67%) Verilog
10 2 (0.67%) VHDL
11 1 (0.34%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 71 (23.83%) Linux
2 64 (21.48%) Apple iOS
3 59 (19.80%) Android
4 19 (6.38%) Windows
5 11 (3.69%) Unix
6 5 (1.68%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.01%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.67%) CentOS
8 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (46.64%) MVC
3 133 (44.63%) TDD
4 89 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
5 88 (29.53%) Scrum
6 82 (27.52%) SDLC
7 75 (25.17%) Web Development
8 71 (23.83%) OO
9 64 (21.48%) Open Source
10 57 (19.13%) iOS Development
10 57 (19.13%) Mobile Development
11 55 (18.46%) Kanban
12 54 (18.12%) BDD
13 53 (17.79%) Android Development
14 48 (16.11%) Business Intelligence
14 48 (16.11%) UML
15 47 (15.77%) Digital Marketing
15 47 (15.77%) Programme Management
16 36 (12.08%) E-Commerce
17 35 (11.74%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 161 (54.03%) Java
2 154 (51.68%) JavaScript
3 111 (37.25%) SQL
4 93 (31.21%) C#
5 69 (23.15%) PHP
6 26 (8.72%) Ruby
7 23 (7.72%) Python
8 13 (4.36%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.69%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.02%) C
10 9 (3.02%) Delphi
10 9 (3.02%) Pascal
10 9 (3.02%) VBA
11 7 (2.35%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.35%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.01%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.68%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.68%) C++
14 2 (0.67%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (21.81%) Degree
2 50 (16.78%) Security Cleared
3 47 (15.77%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.36%) ISEB
5 11 (3.69%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.67%) CCNA
6 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.67%) CISSP
6 2 (0.67%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) GIAC
6 2 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.67%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (0.67%) MCSE
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.67%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.67%) SANS
6 2 (0.67%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (0.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.36%) QA
2 3 (1.01%) ISO 14001
2 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.36%) Docker
2 5 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.36%) Puppet
2 9 (3.02%) Nagios
3 6 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.34%) Ansible
5 2 (0.67%) Control-M
5 2 (0.67%) Salt
6 1 (0.34%) Graylog
Vendors
1 65 (21.81%) Microsoft
2 49 (16.44%) SAP
3 43 (14.43%) Oracle
4 41 (13.76%) Apple
5 40 (13.42%) Adobe
6 12 (4.03%) HP
7 9 (3.02%) Atlassian
7 9 (3.02%) IBM
8 5 (1.68%) Google
8 5 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.34%) Zend
10 3 (1.01%) Appcelerator
10 3 (1.01%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.67%) Informatica
11 2 (0.67%) Sencha
11 2 (0.67%) Splunk
11 2 (0.67%) VMware
12 1 (0.34%) Infobright
12 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
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