The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 52 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 35 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.85% 0.42% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.18% 1.37% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
313 292 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.47% 31.00% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 267 268 307
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SOAP
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Southampton region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Southampton

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Southampton

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 50 (83.33%) XML
2 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
4 28 (46.67%) C#
4 28 (46.67%) RESTful
5 27 (45.00%) .NET
5 27 (45.00%) MySQL
6 26 (43.33%) Windows
6 26 (43.33%) REST
7 25 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (41.67%) Software Engineering
7 25 (41.67%) Jenkins
8 24 (40.00%) JSON
8 24 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 23 (38.33%) Java
9 23 (38.33%) WCF
10 22 (36.67%) TCP/IP
10 22 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (35.00%) C++
11 21 (35.00%) Multithreading
11 21 (35.00%) Network Security
12 20 (33.33%) Maven
12 20 (33.33%) TDD
12 20 (33.33%) OOD
13 18 (30.00%) OO
14 17 (28.33%) HTML
14 17 (28.33%) CTI
15 16 (26.67%) Spring
16 15 (25.00%) NHibernate

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.67%) TCP/IP
2 21 (35.00%) Network Security
3 17 (28.33%) CTI
4 5 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (48.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (45.00%) MySQL
3 22 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 24 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 20 (33.33%) Maven
4 15 (25.00%) Moq
5 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.67%) Gradle
6 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.67%) JUnit
6 4 (6.67%) Subversion
7 1 (1.67%) NUnit
7 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (83.33%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 14 (23.33%) Java Developer
4 13 (21.67%) Technical Leader
5 11 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Lead Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Software Developer
7 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Software Architect
9 5 (8.33%) Architect
9 5 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Lead PHP Developer
10 4 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Junior
10 4 (6.67%) Consultant
11 3 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
12 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (83.33%) XML
2 28 (46.67%) RESTful
3 27 (45.00%) .NET
4 26 (43.33%) REST
5 24 (40.00%) JSON
6 23 (38.33%) WCF
7 17 (28.33%) HTML
8 16 (26.67%) Spring
9 15 (25.00%) NHibernate
9 15 (25.00%) HTML5
9 15 (25.00%) LINQ
9 15 (25.00%) COM
9 15 (25.00%) STL
9 15 (25.00%) Web Services
10 14 (23.33%) Hibernate
11 12 (20.00%) JDBC
12 10 (16.67%) J2EE
12 10 (16.67%) jQuery
12 10 (16.67%) Symfony
12 10 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.67%) Replication
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (43.33%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 25 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (35.00%) Multithreading
4 20 (33.33%) TDD
4 20 (33.33%) OOD
5 18 (30.00%) OO
6 15 (25.00%) MVC
7 8 (13.33%) BDD
8 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.00%) Coaching
9 5 (8.33%) Analytics
10 4 (6.67%) OO PHP
11 3 (5.00%) Data Transformation
11 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.33%) Scrum
12 2 (3.33%) Pair Programming
12 2 (3.33%) OWASP
13 1 (1.67%) Software Testing
13 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) C#
2 23 (38.33%) Java
3 21 (35.00%) C++
4 13 (21.67%) PHP
5 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) SQL
7 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) HL7
2 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Zend
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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