The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 57 25 45
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 12 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.11% 9.76% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 17.30% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 25
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.10%
SOAP
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
283 237 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 49.65% 56.43% 60.93%
Number of salaries quoted 247 196 355
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SOAP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Suffolk

SOAP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Suffolk 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
(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
Ipswich -10 9 £40,000 +14.28%
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 30 (90.91%) Web Services
2 29 (87.88%) TDD
3 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (69.70%) XML
4 23 (69.70%) REST
5 20 (60.61%) C#
6 15 (45.45%) .NET
6 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 13 (39.39%) Java
7 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
8 12 (36.36%) jQuery
9 10 (30.30%) HTML
9 10 (30.30%) MVC
9 10 (30.30%) NUnit
9 10 (30.30%) Java EE
9 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
9 10 (30.30%) HTTP
9 10 (30.30%) ReSharper
9 10 (30.30%) LINQ
9 10 (30.30%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (30.30%) Inversion of Control
9 10 (30.30%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (27.27%) Web Application Development
10 9 (27.27%) WCF
10 9 (27.27%) Gradle
10 9 (27.27%) Spring
10 9 (27.27%) Maven
11 8 (24.24%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (24.24%) Project Planning
11 8 (24.24%) Change Management

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
1 7 (21.21%) Big Data
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) NUnit
1 10 (30.30%) ReSharper
1 10 (30.30%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (27.27%) Maven
2 9 (27.27%) Gradle
3 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (24.24%) SoapUI
4 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
4 7 (21.21%) Subversion
5 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.15%) CRM Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (12.12%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Junior
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) Web Services
2 23 (69.70%) XML
2 23 (69.70%) REST
3 15 (45.45%) .NET
4 12 (36.36%) jQuery
5 10 (30.30%) LINQ
5 10 (30.30%) Java EE
5 10 (30.30%) HTML
6 9 (27.27%) WCF
6 9 (27.27%) Spring
7 5 (15.15%) J2EE
8 4 (12.12%) Silverlight
8 4 (12.12%) Reactive Extensions
8 4 (12.12%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (9.09%) Apache Camel
9 3 (9.09%) OSGi
10 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
10 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (6.06%) Ajax
11 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) DataPower
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) TDD
2 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (39.39%) Software Engineering
4 10 (30.30%) MVC
4 10 (30.30%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (27.27%) Web Application Development
6 8 (24.24%) Change Management
6 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
6 8 (24.24%) SOA
6 8 (24.24%) Project Planning
6 8 (24.24%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (15.15%) CRM
8 5 (15.15%) Workflow
9 4 (12.12%) Migration
9 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
9 4 (12.12%) MVVM
10 3 (9.09%) OOP
11 2 (6.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) iptables
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) IBM