The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 49 51 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 17 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.01% 3.95% 11.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.29% 7.72% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 43
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
205 337 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.35% 51.22% 61.48%
Number of salaries quoted 197 313 241
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Suffolk

SOAP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Ipswich +17 13 £38,750 -3.12%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £50,000 -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 49 (79.03%) REST
2 48 (77.42%) Web Services
3 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (58.06%) Java
5 34 (54.84%) XML
6 33 (53.23%) Java EE
7 23 (37.10%) TDD
8 20 (32.26%) Unix
9 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
10 17 (27.42%) C#
11 16 (25.81%) .NET
11 16 (25.81%) SOA
12 15 (24.19%) SQL
12 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
13 13 (20.97%) DataPower
13 13 (20.97%) Web Application Development
14 12 (19.35%) jQuery
14 12 (19.35%) Oracle Application Server
14 12 (19.35%) WebSphere
14 12 (19.35%) Oracle
14 12 (19.35%) JBoss
14 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
14 12 (19.35%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (19.35%) WebLogic
14 12 (19.35%) IBM
15 11 (17.74%) JSON
15 11 (17.74%) WCF
16 10 (16.13%) Big Data
16 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
17 9 (14.52%) MVC

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 12 (19.35%) JBoss
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle Application Server
1 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
1 12 (19.35%) WebLogic
1 12 (19.35%) WebSphere
1 12 (19.35%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (8.06%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) Big Data
2 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (8.06%) Apache Hive
3 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.06%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.06%) JIRA
3 5 (8.06%) Selenium
3 5 (8.06%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.84%) JMeter
4 3 (4.84%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.61%) Calabash
5 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.61%) JUnit
5 1 (1.61%) NUnit
5 1 (1.61%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.61%) Finance
1 1 (1.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (79.03%) Developer
2 22 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 18 (29.03%) Applications Developer
4 16 (25.81%) Applications Support
5 15 (24.19%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.13%) C# Developer
7 9 (14.52%) .NET Developer
7 9 (14.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (12.90%) Java Programmer
8 8 (12.90%) Programmer
9 7 (11.29%) Java Applications Developer
10 6 (9.68%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (8.06%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (8.06%) Consultant
12 4 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (6.45%) Agile .NET Developer
12 4 (6.45%) Agile C# Developer
12 4 (6.45%) Agile Developer
12 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 3 (4.84%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (79.03%) REST
2 48 (77.42%) Web Services
3 34 (54.84%) XML
4 33 (53.23%) Java EE
5 16 (25.81%) .NET
6 12 (19.35%) jQuery
7 11 (17.74%) JSON
7 11 (17.74%) WCF
8 7 (11.29%) Ajax
9 6 (9.68%) HTML
10 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
10 5 (8.06%) Apache Camel
10 5 (8.06%) Entity Framework
10 5 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (8.06%) OSGi
11 4 (6.45%) CSS
11 4 (6.45%) XSLT
12 3 (4.84%) J2EE
13 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
13 2 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) DataPower
2 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.23%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.61%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) TDD
3 16 (25.81%) SOA
4 13 (20.97%) Web Application Development
5 9 (14.52%) MVC
6 6 (9.68%) Scrum
7 5 (8.06%) High Availability
7 5 (8.06%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Agile Testing
9 3 (4.84%) OO
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.84%) Test Management
9 3 (4.84%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.23%) CRM
10 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.23%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.23%) OOD
10 2 (3.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) Java
2 17 (27.42%) C#
3 15 (24.19%) SQL
4 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.29%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.06%) Groovy
6 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Sun Certification
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) iptables
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) IBM
2 12 (19.35%) Oracle
3 8 (12.90%) Sun
4 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Zend