The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
UK
Rank 159 151 156
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1759 2142 2051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 2.18% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.30% 5.72% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1779 1689
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33206 37465 38419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.50% 38.08% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28719 32262 33107
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOAP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP within the UK.

SOAP Salary Trend in the UK

SOAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 within the UK.

SOAP Salary Histogram in the UK

SOAP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
England -8 1620 £50,000 - 265
London -22 573 £57,500 -4.16% 86
South East +14 341 £48,500 +2.10% 44
South West +40 188 £42,500 +10.38% 31
East of England -40 128 £45,250 +0.55% 12
West Midlands +37 122 £37,500 -11.76% 22
North West -30 101 £47,500 +5.55% 21
Yorkshire -18 98 £46,000 +2.22% 24
City of London +24 91 £60,000 +9.09% 24
West Yorkshire -9 88 £47,500 +5.55% 22
Berkshire +8 77 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Hampshire +13 74 £43,750 -2.77% 11
Leeds +1 69 £47,500 +2.70% 11
Gloucestershire +18 64 £52,500 -12.50% 13
Hertfordshire -16 60 £45,500 -13.33% 2
Manchester -55 54 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Surrey +14 44 £45,000 -5.26% 7
East Midlands -6 43 £48,750 +21.87% 19
Wales +8 41 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Nottinghamshire +21 40 £52,500 +41.89% 11
Bristol -6 39 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Nottingham +15 37 £52,500 +23.52% 10
Oxfordshire +14 37 £54,250 -6.46% 8
Buckinghamshire +36 36 £46,500 -7.00%
South Wales +7 34 £50,000 +42.85% 4
West Sussex -2 34 £37,500 -23.07% 3
Scotland +16 33 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Wiltshire +26 32 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Essex +11 29 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Basingstoke -6 28 £45,000 +34.32% 2

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for SOAP.

1 2096 (55.51%) Web Services
2 2008 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1938 (51.32%) Java
4 1916 (50.74%) REST
5 1624 (43.01%) XML
6 1598 (42.32%) JavaScript
7 1546 (40.94%) HTML
8 1492 (39.51%) SQL
9 1208 (31.99%) CSS
10 1144 (30.30%) C#
11 1139 (30.16%) .NET
12 1003 (26.56%) MVC
13 925 (24.50%) Spring
14 920 (24.36%) TDD
15 883 (23.38%) Finance
16 850 (22.51%) jQuery
17 809 (21.42%) Scrum
18 808 (21.40%) SQL Server
19 789 (20.90%) Oracle
20 738 (19.54%) Linux
21 732 (19.39%) ASP.NET
22 721 (19.09%) RESTful
23 716 (18.96%) JSON
24 692 (18.33%) OO
25 651 (17.24%) Git (software)
26 597 (15.81%) Software Engineering
27 557 (14.75%) SOA
28 553 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
29 546 (14.46%) Microsoft
30 540 (14.30%) Hibernate

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 341 (9.03%) JBoss
2 308 (8.16%) Tomcat
3 298 (7.89%) Apache
4 226 (5.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 209 (5.53%) WebSphere
6 199 (5.27%) WebLogic
7 159 (4.21%) IIS
8 144 (3.81%) CMS
9 106 (2.81%) SharePoint
10 94 (2.49%) Confluence
11 92 (2.44%) Mule
12 88 (2.33%) Oracle Service Bus
13 82 (2.17%) Mule ESB
14 70 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
15 68 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
16 49 (1.30%) Umbraco
17 46 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 46 (1.22%) GlassFish
17 46 (1.22%) WordPress
18 40 (1.06%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 206 (5.46%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.27%) MS Office
3 16 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.37%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.24%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.053%) Gliffy
8 2 (0.053%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.026%) HipChat
9 1 (0.026%) Weka
Business Applications
1 90 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 57 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
3 53 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 45 (1.19%) Magento
5 16 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
6 15 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
7 13 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (0.29%) SAP BPC
8 11 (0.29%) SAP CRM
9 9 (0.24%) Sentinel
10 8 (0.21%) Shopify
10 8 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
10 8 (0.21%) Workday HCM
11 6 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
11 6 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
12 5 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (0.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
13 4 (0.11%) Eloqua
14 3 (0.079%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 320 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 204 (5.40%) SaaS
3 155 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 97 (2.57%) GitHub
5 66 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
6 52 (1.38%) Force.com
7 45 (1.19%) IaaS
8 40 (1.06%) PaaS
9 31 (0.82%) Office 365
10 19 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (0.37%) OpenShift
11 14 (0.37%) Slack
12 12 (0.32%) Google App Engine
13 11 (0.29%) Amazon S3
13 11 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
14 10 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 9 (0.24%) Heroku
15 9 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.19%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 197 (5.22%) HTTP
2 119 (3.15%) SSL
3 115 (3.05%) Internet
4 71 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 64 (1.69%) Firewall
6 50 (1.32%) LDAP
7 46 (1.22%) HTTPS
8 41 (1.09%) FTP
9 28 (0.74%) Intranet
10 26 (0.69%) SSH
11 25 (0.66%) DNS
12 14 (0.37%) ATM
13 12 (0.32%) SMTP
14 11 (0.29%) SNMP
15 10 (0.26%) VoIP
16 9 (0.24%) LAN
17 8 (0.21%) WAN
18 7 (0.19%) Extranet
19 6 (0.16%) Bluetooth
20 5 (0.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 808 (21.40%) SQL Server
2 437 (11.57%) Relational Database
3 434 (11.49%) MySQL
4 351 (9.30%) NoSQL
5 340 (9.00%) MongoDB
6 191 (5.06%) Oracle Database
7 133 (3.52%) Big Data
8 131 (3.47%) RDBMS
9 121 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 95 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 93 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
12 82 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 78 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 65 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 64 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
16 58 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
17 56 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 53 (1.40%) Hadoop
19 48 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
20 45 (1.19%) DB2
Development Applications
1 651 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 471 (12.47%) Jenkins
3 395 (10.46%) Selenium
4 376 (9.96%) Maven
5 356 (9.43%) JUnit
6 344 (9.11%) Subversion
7 336 (8.90%) JIRA
8 255 (6.75%) SoapUI
9 254 (6.73%) Eclipse
10 240 (6.36%) Cucumber
11 228 (6.04%) Visual Studio
12 201 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
13 180 (4.77%) Ant
14 140 (3.71%) NUnit
15 131 (3.47%) IntelliJ
16 128 (3.39%) JMeter
17 97 (2.57%) WebDriver
18 93 (2.46%) SpecFlow
19 92 (2.44%) Gradle
20 82 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 883 (23.38%) Finance
2 244 (6.46%) Banking
3 221 (5.85%) Telecoms
4 207 (5.48%) Retail
5 190 (5.03%) Marketing
6 121 (3.20%) Advertising
7 112 (2.97%) Manufacturing
8 90 (2.38%) Electronics
9 57 (1.51%) Games
10 52 (1.38%) Publishing
11 39 (1.03%) Law
12 36 (0.95%) Investment Banking
13 35 (0.93%) Legal
14 32 (0.85%) Front Office
15 21 (0.56%) Military
16 17 (0.45%) Back Office
17 11 (0.29%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.29%) Multimedia
18 10 (0.26%) Automotive
18 10 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2310 (61.18%) Developer
2 878 (23.25%) Java Developer
3 647 (17.13%) Senior Developer
4 452 (11.97%) .NET Developer
5 422 (11.18%) C# Developer
6 316 (8.37%) Senior Java Developer
7 314 (8.32%) Architect
8 277 (7.34%) Analyst
9 268 (7.10%) C# .NET Developer
10 253 (6.70%) Software Engineer
11 245 (6.49%) Software Developer
12 197 (5.22%) PHP Developer
13 153 (4.05%) Lead Developer
14 144 (3.81%) Java Engineer
15 143 (3.79%) Senior .NET Developer
16 132 (3.50%) Tester
17 127 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
18 126 (3.34%) Web Developer
19 117 (3.10%) JavaScript Developer
19 117 (3.10%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2096 (55.51%) Web Services
2 1916 (50.74%) REST
3 1624 (43.01%) XML
4 1546 (40.94%) HTML
5 1208 (31.99%) CSS
6 1139 (30.16%) .NET
7 925 (24.50%) Spring
8 850 (22.51%) jQuery
9 732 (19.39%) ASP.NET
10 721 (19.09%) RESTful
11 716 (18.96%) JSON
12 540 (14.30%) Hibernate
13 475 (12.58%) HTML5
14 474 (12.55%) AngularJS
15 457 (12.10%) Ajax
16 416 (11.02%) J2EE
17 377 (9.98%) WCF
18 335 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 335 (8.87%) Java EE
19 324 (8.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 296 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 285 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 206 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
4 129 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 103 (2.73%) User Experience
6 80 (2.12%) Data Integration
7 72 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 70 (1.85%) Fintech
9 51 (1.35%) Mathematics
10 47 (1.24%) Data Structures
11 41 (1.09%) iPad
12 40 (1.06%) Social Media
13 39 (1.03%) Virtual Team
14 37 (0.98%) N-Tier
15 36 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
16 34 (0.90%) Data Centre
17 33 (0.87%) Client/Server
18 30 (0.79%) Life Science
19 25 (0.66%) Public Cloud
20 22 (0.58%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 738 (19.54%) Linux
2 468 (12.39%) Windows
3 331 (8.77%) Unix
4 218 (5.77%) Apple iOS
5 207 (5.48%) Android
6 109 (2.89%) Windows Server
7 54 (1.43%) Solaris
8 34 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (0.61%) Mac OS X
11 21 (0.56%) HPUX
12 17 (0.45%) Windows 7
13 15 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (0.37%) CentOS
15 13 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (0.32%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.21%) Windows 10
18 7 (0.19%) AIX
19 6 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
20 5 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2008 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1003 (26.56%) MVC
3 920 (24.36%) TDD
4 809 (21.42%) Scrum
5 692 (18.33%) OO
6 597 (15.81%) Software Engineering
7 557 (14.75%) SOA
8 553 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
9 505 (13.37%) BDD
10 444 (11.76%) SDLC
11 395 (10.46%) E-Commerce
12 353 (9.35%) Web Development
13 321 (8.50%) Unit Testing
14 312 (8.26%) Mentoring
15 295 (7.81%) OOP
16 290 (7.68%) UML
17 240 (6.36%) Open Source
18 208 (5.51%) Microservices
19 203 (5.38%) Kanban
20 181 (4.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1938 (51.32%) Java
2 1598 (42.32%) JavaScript
3 1492 (39.51%) SQL
4 1144 (30.30%) C#
5 415 (10.99%) PHP
6 348 (9.22%) Python
7 303 (8.02%) T-SQL
8 210 (5.56%) C++
9 188 (4.98%) PL/SQL
10 147 (3.89%) VB.NET
11 140 (3.71%) Ruby
12 132 (3.50%) PowerShell
13 131 (3.47%) Shell Script
14 124 (3.28%) Groovy
15 121 (3.20%) C
16 115 (3.05%) Scala
17 78 (2.07%) Perl
18 68 (1.80%) Apex Code
19 61 (1.62%) XPath
20 59 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 429 (11.36%) Degree
2 147 (3.89%) ISTQB
3 143 (3.79%) ISEB
4 124 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 91 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 39 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 20 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (0.53%) HND
8 20 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 16 (0.42%) DV Cleared
11 13 (0.34%) CCNP
12 11 (0.29%) CISSP
13 9 (0.24%) Sun Certification
14 8 (0.21%) MCSE
14 8 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.21%) SANS
15 7 (0.19%) CCNA
15 7 (0.19%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 325 (8.61%) QA
2 38 (1.01%) SLA
3 34 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.37%) WCAG
5 11 (0.29%) SDET
6 10 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 9 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.21%) HL7
8 8 (0.21%) PA-DSS
9 7 (0.19%) MiFID
10 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.16%) WAI
11 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.11%) GAAP
11 4 (0.11%) ISO27002
12 3 (0.079%) COBIT
13 2 (0.053%) FATCA
13 2 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 1 (0.026%) SEPA
14 1 (0.026%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 119 (3.15%) Docker
2 46 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.98%) Active Directory
4 31 (0.82%) vSphere
5 22 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
6 18 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 14 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 12 (0.32%) Varnish
8 12 (0.32%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.11%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.11%) HDFS
9 4 (0.11%) iptables
10 3 (0.079%) Firmware
10 3 (0.079%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.079%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.079%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.026%) LXC
11 1 (0.026%) Snort
11 1 (0.026%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (1.35%) Puppet
2 39 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (0.90%) Nagios
4 24 (0.64%) Ansible
5 20 (0.53%) Kibana
6 14 (0.37%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 13 (0.34%) HP SiteScope
8 11 (0.29%) Perfmon
8 11 (0.29%) TIBCO Hawk
9 10 (0.26%) SCCM
10 9 (0.24%) Control-M
10 9 (0.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 9 (0.24%) Salt
10 9 (0.24%) WMI
10 9 (0.24%) WSUS
11 8 (0.21%) Opsview
12 7 (0.19%) Piwik
13 6 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 789 (20.90%) Oracle
2 546 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 202 (5.35%) IBM
4 192 (5.08%) SAP
5 107 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
6 96 (2.54%) Apple
7 83 (2.20%) Google
8 77 (2.04%) Adobe
9 74 (1.96%) HP
9 74 (1.96%) ServiceNow
10 60 (1.59%) VMware
11 54 (1.43%) Zend
12 53 (1.40%) Atlassian
13 45 (1.19%) Red Hat
13 45 (1.19%) Talend
14 43 (1.14%) hybris
15 38 (1.01%) Splunk
16 34 (0.90%) Sybase
17 33 (0.87%) webMethods
18 30 (0.79%) TIBCO
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £32k - 53k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58500 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, training, pension ect
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: Yesterday
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + home-based and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday