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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 51 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 8 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.61% 5.64% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.67% 9.66% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 20
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
218 238 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 43.86% 58.33% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 180 211 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 August 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 -11 4 £40,000 +3.22%
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 29 (82.86%) Web Services
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (82.86%) TDD
2 24 (68.57%) XML
2 24 (68.57%) REST
3 20 (57.14%) C#
4 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 16 (45.71%) .NET
6 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (37.14%) Java
8 12 (34.29%) jQuery
9 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
10 10 (28.57%) HTTP
10 10 (28.57%) NUnit
10 10 (28.57%) HTML
10 10 (28.57%) MVC
10 10 (28.57%) LINQ
10 10 (28.57%) ReSharper
10 10 (28.57%) WCF
10 10 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (25.71%) Java EE
11 9 (25.71%) Spring
11 9 (25.71%) SQL
12 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
12 8 (22.86%) Maven
12 8 (22.86%) Risk Assessment

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (22.86%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Drupal
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.14%) Big Data
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.86%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) NUnit
1 10 (28.57%) ReSharper
1 10 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (22.86%) SoapUI
3 8 (22.86%) Gradle
3 8 (22.86%) Subversion
3 8 (22.86%) Maven
4 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.71%) LoadUI
6 2 (5.71%) JMeter
6 2 (5.71%) Selenium
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Developer
3 6 (17.14%) CRM Developer
4 4 (11.43%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) Web Services
2 24 (68.57%) XML
2 24 (68.57%) REST
3 16 (45.71%) .NET
4 12 (34.29%) jQuery
5 10 (28.57%) LINQ
5 10 (28.57%) HTML
5 10 (28.57%) WCF
6 9 (25.71%) Java EE
6 9 (25.71%) Spring
7 5 (14.29%) J2EE
8 4 (11.43%) Silverlight
8 4 (11.43%) Reactive Extensions
8 4 (11.43%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (5.71%) OSGi
9 2 (5.71%) Apache Camel
9 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.71%) Ajax
9 2 (5.71%) WPF
10 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) DataPower
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (82.86%) TDD
2 14 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (28.57%) MVC
4 8 (22.86%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
4 8 (22.86%) Change Management
4 8 (22.86%) Web Application Development
4 8 (22.86%) Project Planning
5 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.00%) SOA
5 7 (20.00%) CRM
6 6 (17.14%) Workflow
6 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
7 4 (11.43%) Migration
7 4 (11.43%) MVVM
8 2 (5.71%) OOP
8 2 (5.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) C#
2 13 (37.14%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Groovy
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCITP
3 2 (5.71%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) iptables
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) IBM