The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 156 164 144
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2176 2021 2280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.14% 1.93% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.64% 5.20% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1631 1876
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
38577 38855 42646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.01% 37.16% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33292 33449 35638
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
England +8 2049 £50,000 +7.81% 291
London -4 813 £60,000 +9.09% 134
South East -14 438 £47,500 - 38
East of England +24 206 £45,000 +3.44% 16
Yorkshire +60 156 £42,000 +5.00% 15
South West +6 154 £37,250 -3.24% 26
West Yorkshire +65 137 £42,500 -15.00% 11
North West -10 137 £40,000 +6.66% 25
Berkshire -18 118 £50,000 - 13
City of London +28 112 £52,500 -7.07% 38
Manchester +28 111 £41,500 +10.66% 17
Leeds +21 87 £47,500 -5.00% 7
West Midlands +36 83 £42,250 +20.71% 26
Hertfordshire +9 81 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Surrey +11 72 £45,000 - 9
West Sussex +41 69 £50,500 +44.28% 1
Bristol +17 67 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Hampshire -4 64 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Oxfordshire +9 49 £58,000 +65.71% 4
Cambridgeshire +1 49 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Birmingham +25 47 £40,000 -30.43% 10
Cambridge +16 45 £42,500 +6.25% 4
East Midlands -21 43 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Reading +17 42 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Scotland +10 40 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Wales +37 38 £36,500 -14.11% 9
South Wales +33 37 £36,500 -14.11% 9
Suffolk +6 35 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Cardiff +31 34 £36,500 +14.96% 8
Ipswich +7 32 £37,500 -6.25% 1

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 2631 (59.19%) Web Services
2 2451 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2312 (52.01%) Java
4 2245 (50.51%) XML
5 2191 (49.29%) REST
6 1861 (41.87%) SQL
7 1701 (38.27%) JavaScript
8 1593 (35.84%) HTML
9 1317 (29.63%) CSS
10 1309 (29.45%) .NET
11 1242 (27.94%) C#
12 1184 (26.64%) TDD
13 1064 (23.94%) SQL Server
14 1036 (23.31%) Spring
15 1005 (22.61%) JSON
16 980 (22.05%) Scrum
17 953 (21.44%) Oracle
18 951 (21.39%) jQuery
19 946 (21.28%) MVC
20 945 (21.26%) Finance
21 940 (21.15%) OO
22 807 (18.16%) Software Engineering
23 757 (17.03%) ASP.NET
24 734 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
25 716 (16.11%) Hibernate
26 703 (15.82%) Git (software)
27 698 (15.70%) RESTful
28 683 (15.37%) Linux
29 680 (15.30%) Degree
30 674 (15.16%) SOA

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 391 (8.80%) Tomcat
2 358 (8.05%) Apache
3 250 (5.62%) JBoss
4 236 (5.31%) IIS
5 196 (4.41%) WebLogic
6 174 (3.91%) WebSphere
7 171 (3.85%) CMS
8 150 (3.37%) Node.js
9 109 (2.45%) Mule
10 101 (2.27%) SharePoint
11 71 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
12 66 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
13 60 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 59 (1.33%) Mule ESB
15 56 (1.26%) Liferay
16 54 (1.21%) Alfresco
17 52 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
18 48 (1.08%) Confluence
19 47 (1.06%) Drupal
19 47 (1.06%) Umbraco
Applications
1 289 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 66 (1.48%) MS Office
3 27 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 22 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.18%) MS Project
8 3 (0.067%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.045%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.045%) Mingle
10 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.022%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.022%) Maple
Business Applications
1 76 (1.71%) Magento
2 60 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 51 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
4 46 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
6 20 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 13 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
8 11 (0.25%) Eloqua
9 8 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
10 7 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.16%) SAP SRM
11 5 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (0.090%) OpenCart
12 4 (0.090%) Visualfiles
13 3 (0.067%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
13 3 (0.067%) Payment Gateway
14 2 (0.045%) Fredhopper
14 2 (0.045%) Oracle Cash Management
14 2 (0.045%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 265 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
2 230 (5.17%) SaaS
3 101 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 76 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
5 47 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 39 (0.88%) GitHub
7 36 (0.81%) Force.com
8 34 (0.76%) CloudFront
9 28 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 27 (0.61%) PaaS
11 19 (0.43%) Amazon S3
12 16 (0.36%) Boomi
13 12 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
13 12 (0.27%) Google Apps
13 12 (0.27%) iPaaS
13 12 (0.27%) Taleo
14 11 (0.25%) Google App Engine
14 11 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
15 8 (0.18%) IaaS
16 6 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 229 (5.15%) HTTP
2 160 (3.60%) Internet
3 117 (2.63%) SSL
4 94 (2.11%) TCP/IP
5 77 (1.73%) Firewall
6 55 (1.24%) LDAP
7 51 (1.15%) SMTP
8 49 (1.10%) DNS
9 41 (0.92%) FTP
10 30 (0.67%) HTTPS
10 30 (0.67%) VoIP
11 27 (0.61%) LAN
11 27 (0.61%) WAN
12 22 (0.49%) SMPP
13 21 (0.47%) DHCP
14 20 (0.45%) Network Security
14 20 (0.45%) SSH
15 19 (0.43%) SNMP
16 17 (0.38%) Intranet
17 15 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1064 (23.94%) SQL Server
2 638 (14.35%) MySQL
3 410 (9.22%) MongoDB
4 409 (9.20%) NoSQL
5 394 (8.86%) Relational Database
6 235 (5.29%) Oracle Database
7 204 (4.59%) RDBMS
8 168 (3.78%) Big Data
9 145 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 128 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 117 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
12 100 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 94 (2.11%) Hadoop
14 91 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 90 (2.02%) DB2
16 87 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
17 74 (1.66%) Redis
18 73 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
19 65 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
20 48 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 703 (15.82%) Git (software)
2 568 (12.78%) Subversion
3 459 (10.33%) Selenium
4 435 (9.79%) Maven
5 400 (9.00%) Jenkins
6 373 (8.39%) JUnit
7 355 (7.99%) JIRA
8 342 (7.69%) Visual Studio
9 333 (7.49%) SoapUI
10 316 (7.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 312 (7.02%) Eclipse
12 191 (4.30%) Ant
13 170 (3.82%) NUnit
14 165 (3.71%) WebDriver
15 160 (3.60%) Cucumber
16 149 (3.35%) Hudson
17 105 (2.36%) IntelliJ
18 100 (2.25%) Mockito
19 97 (2.18%) TeamCity
20 91 (2.05%) JMeter
General
1 945 (21.26%) Finance
2 258 (5.80%) Retail
3 244 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 197 (4.43%) Banking
5 180 (4.05%) Marketing
6 127 (2.86%) Games
7 88 (1.98%) Advertising
8 82 (1.84%) Manufacturing
9 81 (1.82%) Back Office
10 63 (1.42%) Electronics
11 60 (1.35%) Front Office
12 53 (1.19%) Financial Institution
13 33 (0.74%) Legal
14 24 (0.54%) Law
15 22 (0.49%) Online Betting
16 18 (0.40%) Local Government
17 16 (0.36%) Investment Banking
18 14 (0.31%) German Language
19 12 (0.27%) French Language
20 8 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2650 (59.62%) Developer
2 1077 (24.23%) Java Developer
3 686 (15.43%) Senior Developer
4 562 (12.64%) C# Developer
5 537 (12.08%) .NET Developer
6 433 (9.74%) Architect
7 429 (9.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 346 (7.78%) Software Engineer
9 315 (7.09%) Senior Java Developer
10 301 (6.77%) Analyst
11 281 (6.32%) PHP Developer
12 239 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
13 223 (5.02%) Web Developer
14 220 (4.95%) Lead Developer
15 215 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 197 (4.43%) SQL Developer
17 190 (4.27%) Software Developer
18 179 (4.03%) Test Analyst
19 169 (3.80%) Agile Developer
20 138 (3.10%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2631 (59.19%) Web Services
2 2245 (50.51%) XML
3 2191 (49.29%) REST
4 1593 (35.84%) HTML
5 1317 (29.63%) CSS
6 1309 (29.45%) .NET
7 1036 (23.31%) Spring
8 1005 (22.61%) JSON
9 951 (21.39%) jQuery
10 757 (17.03%) ASP.NET
11 716 (16.11%) Hibernate
12 698 (15.70%) RESTful
13 627 (14.11%) J2EE
14 553 (12.44%) WCF
15 524 (11.79%) HTML5
16 461 (10.37%) Ajax
17 429 (9.65%) Java EE
18 401 (9.02%) .NET Framework
19 346 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
20 334 (7.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 450 (10.12%) Computer Science
2 292 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 281 (6.32%) Mobile App
4 184 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
5 166 (3.73%) User Experience
6 95 (2.14%) Mathematics
7 90 (2.02%) DataPower
8 88 (1.98%) Data Integration
9 85 (1.91%) Management Information System
10 65 (1.46%) Client/Server
11 50 (1.12%) Clustering
12 49 (1.10%) Digital Media
13 46 (1.03%) Algorithms
14 43 (0.97%) N-Tier
15 41 (0.92%) Data Structures
16 36 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
17 33 (0.74%) Hedge funds
18 31 (0.70%) Derivative
19 29 (0.65%) Mobile Games
20 27 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 683 (15.37%) Linux
2 543 (12.22%) Windows
3 484 (10.89%) Unix
4 283 (6.37%) Apple iOS
5 240 (5.40%) Android
6 112 (2.52%) Windows Server
7 91 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 69 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (1.06%) Debian
10 41 (0.92%) CentOS
11 37 (0.83%) Solaris
12 29 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 18 (0.40%) Ubuntu
14 16 (0.36%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (0.27%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.25%) AIX
18 8 (0.18%) SUSE
19 7 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2451 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1184 (26.64%) TDD
3 980 (22.05%) Scrum
4 946 (21.28%) MVC
5 940 (21.15%) OO
6 807 (18.16%) Software Engineering
7 734 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
8 674 (15.16%) SOA
9 549 (12.35%) BDD
10 521 (11.72%) E-Commerce
11 478 (10.75%) SDLC
12 426 (9.58%) Unit Testing
13 358 (8.05%) OOP
14 337 (7.58%) Mentoring
15 312 (7.02%) UML
16 309 (6.95%) Open Source
17 305 (6.86%) Web Development
18 250 (5.62%) Automated Testing
19 244 (5.49%) DevOps
20 236 (5.31%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2312 (52.01%) Java
2 1861 (41.87%) SQL
3 1701 (38.27%) JavaScript
4 1242 (27.94%) C#
5 591 (13.30%) PHP
6 392 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 277 (6.23%) C++
8 273 (6.14%) Python
9 259 (5.83%) PL/SQL
10 196 (4.41%) Ruby
11 170 (3.82%) VB.NET
12 140 (3.15%) Perl
13 137 (3.08%) Objective-C
14 116 (2.61%) XPath
15 114 (2.56%) C
16 112 (2.52%) Scala
17 105 (2.36%) Groovy
18 102 (2.29%) Apple Swift
19 98 (2.20%) VB
20 77 (1.73%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 680 (15.30%) Degree
2 136 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 123 (2.77%) ISTQB
4 118 (2.65%) ISEB
5 105 (2.36%) SC Cleared
6 78 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 35 (0.79%) Sun Certification
8 33 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (0.58%) Brainbench
10 24 (0.54%) DV Cleared
11 23 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
13 14 (0.31%) CCNP
13 14 (0.31%) HND
14 12 (0.27%) MCP
15 11 (0.25%) PMI Certification
16 10 (0.22%) CCNA
17 8 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 7 (0.16%) OCPJP
19 6 (0.13%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 471 (10.60%) QA
2 71 (1.60%) SLA
3 33 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.29%) COBIT
5 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.18%) HL7
6 8 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.16%) RosettaNet
8 6 (0.13%) SDET
8 6 (0.13%) SEPA
9 2 (0.045%) WCAG
10 1 (0.022%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (1.66%) Docker
2 53 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 36 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.67%) iptables
5 29 (0.65%) Varnish
6 9 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.13%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.090%) HDFS
9 2 (0.045%) Squid
10 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.022%) Corosync
10 1 (0.022%) KVM
10 1 (0.022%) NFS
10 1 (0.022%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.022%) pfSense
10 1 (0.022%) Samba
10 1 (0.022%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.022%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.022%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.022%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 97 (2.18%) Puppet
2 45 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 25 (0.56%) Nagios
5 22 (0.49%) Ansible
6 18 (0.40%) Jitterbit
7 16 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 15 (0.34%) OpenView
9 12 (0.27%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 10 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
11 9 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
11 9 (0.20%) yum
12 8 (0.18%) Opsview
12 8 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
13 7 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
14 6 (0.13%) Control-M
14 6 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 6 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
15 5 (0.11%) Capistrano
15 5 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 953 (21.44%) Oracle
2 599 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 221 (4.97%) IBM
4 161 (3.62%) Google
5 131 (2.95%) Zend
6 115 (2.59%) SAP
7 110 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
8 80 (1.80%) Adobe
9 79 (1.78%) Apple
10 71 (1.60%) Red Hat
11 70 (1.57%) hybris
12 65 (1.46%) CA
13 63 (1.42%) VMware
14 54 (1.21%) webMethods
15 51 (1.15%) MuleSoft
16 48 (1.08%) HP
17 46 (1.03%) TIBCO
18 44 (0.99%) Sun
19 35 (0.79%) New Relic
20 33 (0.74%) Splunk
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, gym, commuting costs
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 12.5% bonus (CPB)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
REPL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday