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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 157 165 140
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2124 2161 2708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.17% 1.94% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.57% 5.11% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1792 2305
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median 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 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
38099 42319 46873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.85% 38.09% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 33097 36189 40123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +19 2013 £50,000 +8.69% 240
London -2 800 £60,000 +9.09% 89
South East +44 430 £45,000 -10.00% 46
Yorkshire +69 159 £40,000 +14.28% 15
East of England +50 155 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North West -12 145 £47,500 +18.75% 28
South West -7 144 £36,000 -4.00% 24
West Yorkshire +47 116 £50,000 +55.03% 12
City of London +8 111 £60,000 +9.09% 26
West Midlands +10 101 £38,750 -3.12% 14
Manchester -25 99 £50,000 +20.48% 10
Hampshire +31 94 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Berkshire +1 83 £57,500 +15.00% 13
Leeds +42 77 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Surrey +60 73 £42,500 - 7
West Sussex +35 67 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East Midlands -30 62 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Scotland 0 53 £42,000 +5.00% 4
Bristol +22 52 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Hertfordshire +42 50 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Basingstoke +20 46 £35,000 -30.00% 6
Birmingham +21 43 £46,745 +24.65% 3
Cambridgeshire +15 40 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -7 34 £53,500 -2.72% 1
Leicestershire +7 33 £37,500 -18.47% 3
East Sussex +16 32 £48,750 -18.75% 3
Reading +14 32 £67,500 +50.00% 6
Dorset +21 31 £37,500 - 4
Glasgow +8 30 £36,000 -5.26% 3
Wimbledon +8 30 - -

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for SOAP.

1 2448 (55.46%) Web Services
2 2404 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
3 2192 (49.66%) Java
4 2159 (48.91%) REST
5 2016 (45.67%) XML
6 1919 (43.48%) SQL
7 1834 (41.55%) JavaScript
8 1680 (38.06%) HTML
9 1523 (34.50%) .NET
10 1387 (31.42%) C#
11 1376 (31.17%) CSS
12 1159 (26.26%) SQL Server
13 1099 (24.90%) MVC
14 1089 (24.67%) TDD
15 1073 (24.31%) jQuery
16 1049 (23.77%) Finance
17 1028 (23.29%) JSON
18 931 (21.09%) Scrum
19 930 (21.07%) ASP.NET
20 917 (20.77%) Oracle
21 903 (20.46%) OO
22 865 (19.60%) Spring
23 760 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
24 742 (16.81%) Microsoft
25 712 (16.13%) RESTful
26 703 (15.93%) Git (software)
27 692 (15.68%) Degree
28 653 (14.79%) SOA
29 642 (14.54%) Software Engineering
30 627 (14.20%) WCF

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
1 316 (7.16%) Apache
2 301 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 258 (5.85%) JBoss
4 230 (5.21%) IIS
5 183 (4.15%) SharePoint
6 174 (3.94%) WebSphere
7 173 (3.92%) CMS
8 155 (3.51%) WebLogic
9 114 (2.58%) Mule
10 81 (1.84%) Confluence
11 67 (1.52%) Mule ESB
12 57 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
13 51 (1.16%) Alfresco
14 46 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
15 45 (1.02%) Joomla!
16 43 (0.97%) nginx
17 39 (0.88%) Umbraco
18 38 (0.86%) WordPress
19 37 (0.84%) Drupal
20 31 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 241 (5.46%) MS Excel
2 64 (1.45%) MS Office
3 32 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 19 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.16%) MS Project
8 6 (0.14%) Maple
9 3 (0.068%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.045%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.023%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 78 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 68 (1.54%) Magento
3 58 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 48 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
5 29 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
6 20 (0.45%) Eloqua
7 17 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
8 16 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
9 13 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
10 12 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 12 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 12 (0.27%) SAP CRM
11 10 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 8 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
13 7 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
13 7 (0.16%) SAP MDM
14 6 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
14 6 (0.14%) Sentinel
14 6 (0.14%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 239 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 183 (4.15%) SaaS
3 123 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 85 (1.93%) GitHub
5 68 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
6 65 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
7 45 (1.02%) Force.com
8 42 (0.95%) PaaS
9 35 (0.79%) IaaS
10 25 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 25 (0.57%) Sage Pay
11 23 (0.52%) Office 365
12 16 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
12 16 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 14 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 14 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 12 (0.27%) CloudFront
15 11 (0.25%) Boomi
16 10 (0.23%) iPaaS
17 9 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 225 (5.10%) HTTP
2 147 (3.33%) Internet
3 111 (2.51%) SSL
4 73 (1.65%) TCP/IP
5 47 (1.06%) LDAP
6 44 (1.00%) Firewall
7 37 (0.84%) DNS
8 35 (0.79%) HTTPS
9 29 (0.66%) SSH
10 25 (0.57%) FTP
10 25 (0.57%) SMTP
11 24 (0.54%) Intranet
12 21 (0.48%) VPN
13 18 (0.41%) Network Security
14 15 (0.34%) 3G
14 15 (0.34%) INAP
15 14 (0.32%) SCCP
15 14 (0.32%) TCAP
15 14 (0.32%) VoIP
15 14 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1159 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 499 (11.30%) MySQL
3 364 (8.25%) Relational Database
4 312 (7.07%) NoSQL
5 278 (6.30%) MongoDB
6 215 (4.87%) Oracle Database
7 164 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 161 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
9 136 (3.08%) RDBMS
10 104 (2.36%) Big Data
11 102 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 97 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 71 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 71 (1.61%) DB2
13 71 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
14 68 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
15 58 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
16 51 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
17 50 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
18 49 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 703 (15.93%) Git (software)
2 520 (11.78%) Subversion
3 442 (10.01%) Maven
4 440 (9.97%) Selenium
5 408 (9.24%) JIRA
6 397 (8.99%) JUnit
7 396 (8.97%) Jenkins
8 380 (8.61%) Visual Studio
9 328 (7.43%) SoapUI
10 305 (6.91%) Eclipse
11 288 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 259 (5.87%) Cucumber
13 237 (5.37%) Ant
14 172 (3.90%) WebDriver
15 150 (3.40%) Mockito
16 132 (2.99%) NUnit
17 119 (2.70%) TeamCity
18 117 (2.65%) Gradle
19 106 (2.40%) Hudson
20 88 (1.99%) IntelliJ
General
1 1049 (23.77%) Finance
2 277 (6.28%) Banking
3 225 (5.10%) Retail
4 213 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 210 (4.76%) Marketing
6 98 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 88 (1.99%) Electronics
8 87 (1.97%) Games
9 60 (1.36%) Advertising
10 47 (1.06%) Back Office
11 33 (0.75%) Front Office
12 31 (0.70%) Law
13 29 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 28 (0.63%) Legal
14 28 (0.63%) Publishing
15 25 (0.57%) German Language
16 16 (0.36%) Investment Banking
17 14 (0.32%) French Language
18 13 (0.29%) Local Government
19 12 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2764 (62.62%) Developer
2 931 (21.09%) Java Developer
3 802 (18.17%) Senior Developer
4 707 (16.02%) .NET Developer
5 588 (13.32%) C# Developer
6 497 (11.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 375 (8.50%) Architect
8 311 (7.05%) Senior Java Developer
9 308 (6.98%) Analyst
10 289 (6.55%) ASP.NET Developer
11 241 (5.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 232 (5.26%) Software Developer
13 231 (5.23%) Software Engineer
14 229 (5.19%) PHP Developer
15 220 (4.98%) Web Developer
16 207 (4.69%) SQL Developer
17 195 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 189 (4.28%) JavaScript Developer
19 186 (4.21%) Lead Developer
20 180 (4.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2448 (55.46%) Web Services
2 2159 (48.91%) REST
3 2016 (45.67%) XML
4 1680 (38.06%) HTML
5 1523 (34.50%) .NET
6 1376 (31.17%) CSS
7 1073 (24.31%) jQuery
8 1028 (23.29%) JSON
9 930 (21.07%) ASP.NET
10 865 (19.60%) Spring
11 712 (16.13%) RESTful
12 627 (14.20%) WCF
13 563 (12.75%) Hibernate
14 531 (12.03%) HTML5
15 503 (11.40%) AngularJS
16 481 (10.90%) Ajax
17 477 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
18 473 (10.72%) J2EE
19 410 (9.29%) .NET Framework
20 330 (7.48%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 456 (10.33%) Computer Science
2 325 (7.36%) Mobile App
3 314 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
4 242 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
5 191 (4.33%) User Experience
6 106 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 84 (1.90%) Mathematics
8 79 (1.79%) Data Integration
9 62 (1.40%) Client/Server
9 62 (1.40%) Fintech
9 62 (1.40%) iPad
10 51 (1.16%) Hedge funds
11 48 (1.09%) Virtual Team
12 44 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
13 40 (0.91%) Clustering
14 39 (0.88%) Algorithms
14 39 (0.88%) N-Tier
15 37 (0.84%) Blackberry
16 36 (0.82%) RIA
17 35 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 617 (13.98%) Linux
2 456 (10.33%) Windows
3 387 (8.77%) Unix
4 362 (8.20%) Apple iOS
5 316 (7.16%) Android
6 68 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 60 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (0.97%) CentOS
10 41 (0.93%) Solaris
11 35 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (0.68%) Windows Phone
13 25 (0.57%) Windows 7
14 24 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
15 23 (0.52%) Debian
16 22 (0.50%) Windows XP
17 19 (0.43%) Mac OS X
18 18 (0.41%) Windows 8
18 18 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
19 12 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2404 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1099 (24.90%) MVC
3 1089 (24.67%) TDD
4 931 (21.09%) Scrum
5 903 (20.46%) OO
6 760 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
7 653 (14.79%) SOA
8 642 (14.54%) Software Engineering
9 540 (12.23%) BDD
10 522 (11.83%) Web Development
11 505 (11.44%) SDLC
12 476 (10.78%) E-Commerce
13 425 (9.63%) Unit Testing
14 322 (7.29%) Mentoring
15 315 (7.14%) OOP
16 314 (7.11%) Test Automation
16 314 (7.11%) UML
17 260 (5.89%) iOS Development
18 258 (5.85%) Automated Testing
19 257 (5.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2192 (49.66%) Java
2 1919 (43.48%) SQL
3 1834 (41.55%) JavaScript
4 1387 (31.42%) C#
5 513 (11.62%) PHP
6 417 (9.45%) T-SQL
7 243 (5.51%) PL/SQL
8 238 (5.39%) Python
9 231 (5.23%) VB.NET
10 222 (5.03%) C++
11 193 (4.37%) Ruby
12 173 (3.92%) Objective-C
13 127 (2.88%) XPath
14 117 (2.65%) Groovy
15 108 (2.45%) Perl
16 104 (2.36%) Apple Swift
17 103 (2.33%) C
17 103 (2.33%) PowerShell
18 88 (1.99%) VB
19 86 (1.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 692 (15.68%) Degree
2 152 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 127 (2.88%) ISEB
4 124 (2.81%) ISTQB
5 118 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 77 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 29 (0.66%) DV Cleared
8 28 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 28 (0.63%) Sun Certification
9 26 (0.59%) Brainbench
9 26 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.29%) CCNA
11 13 (0.29%) MCP
11 13 (0.29%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
13 9 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.16%) CISSP
14 7 (0.16%) HND
15 6 (0.14%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 477 (10.81%) QA
2 79 (1.79%) SLA
3 39 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.25%) COBIT
6 10 (0.23%) HIPAA
6 10 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.14%) HL7
8 5 (0.11%) RosettaNet
8 5 (0.11%) SEPA
9 4 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.091%) ISO27002
10 3 (0.068%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.068%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.045%) WCAG
12 1 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 7816
12 1 (0.023%) SDET
System Software
1 95 (2.15%) Docker
2 49 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 33 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.36%) Varnish
5 14 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (0.25%) vSphere
9 10 (0.23%) iptables
10 9 (0.20%) VMware ESX
11 7 (0.16%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.068%) Samba
12 3 (0.068%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.023%) Squid
13 1 (0.023%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 76 (1.72%) Puppet
2 59 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (0.66%) Nagios
4 22 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
5 17 (0.39%) Ansible
6 16 (0.36%) OpenView
7 11 (0.25%) CloudHub
7 11 (0.25%) Jitterbit
7 11 (0.25%) Kibana
8 9 (0.20%) CA Service Virtualization
8 9 (0.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 9 (0.20%) SCCM
8 9 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 9 (0.20%) WMI
8 9 (0.20%) WSUS
9 8 (0.18%) HP SiteScope
10 7 (0.16%) Control-M
10 7 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
11 6 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 917 (20.77%) Oracle
2 742 (16.81%) Microsoft
3 213 (4.83%) IBM
4 190 (4.30%) SAP
5 164 (3.72%) Google
6 149 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
7 121 (2.74%) Apple
8 104 (2.36%) HP
9 98 (2.22%) Zend
10 81 (1.84%) Adobe
11 78 (1.77%) MuleSoft
11 78 (1.77%) ServiceNow
12 65 (1.47%) hybris
13 60 (1.36%) Red Hat
14 50 (1.13%) webMethods
15 49 (1.11%) Atlassian
16 44 (1.00%) Splunk
17 42 (0.95%) Demandware
17 42 (0.95%) Sybase
18 40 (0.91%) Sun
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Car Allowance and Other Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: 40-45k+Bonus+Bens
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
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Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, healthcare, gym
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Berkshire
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Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Talent International
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
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