The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 63 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.00% 1.67% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 3.59% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
SOAP
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
204 167 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 40.80% 46.52% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 189 149 221
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SOAP
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SOAP
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 3 £38,500 -14.44%
Sunderland - 1 £80,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £32,500 -
SOAP
North East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 16 (72.73%) Web Services
2 14 (63.64%) XML
2 14 (63.64%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) Linux
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
6 9 (40.91%) UNIX
6 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
7 8 (36.36%) C++
7 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 8 (36.36%) C
7 8 (36.36%) Client/Server
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 7 (31.82%) HTML
8 7 (31.82%) Degree
9 6 (27.27%) REST
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) MVC
10 5 (22.73%) CSS
10 5 (22.73%) .NET
11 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
11 4 (18.18%) OO
11 4 (18.18%) Oracle
11 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 4 (18.18%) HP
11 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) AquaLogic
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) Hudson
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.55%) TestNG
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Java Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) Web Services
2 14 (63.64%) XML
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) REST
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
8 2 (9.09%) Kohana
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) Silverlight
8 2 (9.09%) Laravel
8 2 (9.09%) JSON
8 2 (9.09%) XHTML
8 2 (9.09%) Middleware
8 2 (9.09%) LAMP
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
8 2 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) OO PHP
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) C++
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) C
4 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) VB
5 3 (13.64%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (9.09%) VB6
7 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Informatica
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Zend