The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 6 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 11 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 22.92% 5.17% 5.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.83% 15.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 50.00% 34.48% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 11
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SOAP
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Sussex

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Maven
2 11 (73.33%) Subversion
2 11 (73.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (73.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Tomcat
2 11 (73.33%) SOA
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
4 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
4 7 (46.67%) Web Development
4 7 (46.67%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (46.67%) XPath
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Refactoring
4 7 (46.67%) Release Management
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 7 (46.67%) JSP
4 7 (46.67%) XML Schema
4 7 (46.67%) XQuery
4 7 (46.67%) Project Management

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 (73.33%) WebSphere
1 11 (73.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (26.67%) JBoss
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (26.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Maven
1 11 (73.33%) Subversion
2 4 (26.67%) LoadUI
2 4 (26.67%) SoapUI
2 4 (26.67%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) JUnit
2 4 (26.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Fiddler
2 4 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (26.67%) StarTeam
2 4 (26.67%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (46.67%) Technical Manager
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Project Manager
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) JSP
4 7 (46.67%) XML Schema
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) CSS3
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) Dojo
5 4 (26.67%) DOM
5 4 (26.67%) J2SE
5 4 (26.67%) Servlets
5 4 (26.67%) JDBC
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 4 (26.67%) JPA
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) JAX-WS
5 4 (26.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (46.67%) Social Media
1 7 (46.67%) Visualisation
1 7 (46.67%) Data Structures
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) SOA
3 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
3 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
3 7 (46.67%) Web Development
3 7 (46.67%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (46.67%) Refactoring
3 7 (46.67%) Release Management
3 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (46.67%) SDLC
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) MapReduce
4 4 (26.67%) UML
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (26.67%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) XPath
4 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 7 (46.67%) XQuery
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) OCPJP
2 4 (26.67%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) iRise
3 4 (26.67%) Sun