The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 54 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 19 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.90% 1.51% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.96% 2.84% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 3
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -24.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £37,500 £53,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.10%
SOAP
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
273 388 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.62% 53.30% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 250 323 289
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,520 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
Lichfield -3 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Stafford - 1 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £45,000 - 1
SOAP
West Midlands

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 33 (71.74%) .NET
2 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
3 30 (65.22%) Web Services
4 29 (63.04%) C#
5 27 (58.70%) XML
6 23 (50.00%) REST
7 18 (39.13%) SQL
8 17 (36.96%) WCF
9 16 (34.78%) .NET Framework
9 16 (34.78%) HTML
9 16 (34.78%) Visual Studio
9 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
10 15 (32.61%) CSS
10 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
10 15 (32.61%) VB
10 15 (32.61%) JSON
10 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (30.43%) HTML5
11 14 (30.43%) T-SQL
11 14 (30.43%) N-Tier
11 14 (30.43%) Finance
12 13 (28.26%) SOA
12 13 (28.26%) Ajax
13 12 (26.09%) jQuery
13 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
13 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (26.09%) CSS3
13 12 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (26.09%) MySQL
13 12 (26.09%) Mentoring

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (17.39%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (67.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (26.09%) MySQL
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 10 (21.74%) ReSharper
3 4 (8.70%) Selenium
4 2 (4.35%) Xcode
5 1 (2.17%) AccuRev
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Back Office
3 8 (17.39%) Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Software Developer
3 11 (23.91%) C# Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Web Developer
5 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
6 8 (17.39%) PHP Developer
6 8 (17.39%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Tester
10 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) Architect
10 2 (4.35%) Software Architect
10 2 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) .NET
2 30 (65.22%) Web Services
3 27 (58.70%) XML
4 23 (50.00%) REST
5 17 (36.96%) WCF
6 16 (34.78%) .NET Framework
6 16 (34.78%) HTML
6 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
7 15 (32.61%) CSS
7 15 (32.61%) JSON
8 14 (30.43%) HTML5
9 13 (28.26%) Ajax
10 12 (26.09%) jQuery
10 12 (26.09%) CSS3
11 11 (23.91%) LINQ
11 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
12 10 (21.74%) WinForms
12 10 (21.74%) ADO.NET
13 5 (10.87%) XHTML
13 5 (10.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) N-Tier
2 12 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) SOA
3 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
3 12 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 11 (23.91%) OOP
5 9 (19.57%) TDD
6 8 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (17.39%) OO
6 8 (17.39%) OO PHP
7 6 (13.04%) MVC
8 4 (8.70%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) Web Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.52%) API Development
9 3 (6.52%) Web Development
9 3 (6.52%) UML
10 2 (4.35%) Migration
10 2 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (4.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) C#
2 18 (39.13%) SQL
3 15 (32.61%) VB
3 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
4 14 (30.43%) T-SQL
5 11 (23.91%) PHP
6 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.70%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.35%) XAML
8 2 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
1 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
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