The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 139 149 157
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2472 2066 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.04% 1.86% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.07% 4.63% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 1725 1857
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48721 44620 52093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.16% 40.19% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41025 38863 46474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +21 2364 £45,000 +5.88% 257
London +18 1036 £52,500 - 103
South East +43 499 £45,000 +5.88% 47
City of London +25 248 £52,500 - 30
Yorkshire +10 197 £35,000 - 22
East of England -9 182 £40,000 +14.28% 15
North West -27 157 £37,500 +7.14% 25
West Yorkshire +7 150 £35,000 - 16
Leeds +11 122 £35,000 - 10
Berkshire +24 121 £45,000 - 13
Surrey -3 121 £42,500 -5.55% 15
East Midlands +47 108 £43,000 +26.47% 10
South West -29 97 £38,250 +2.00% 23
West Midlands +18 69 £40,000 +10.34% 8
West Sussex +31 68 £47,000 +10.58% 2
Cheshire -9 66 £40,000 +28.00% 7
Hertfordshire +18 61 £41,000 +9.33% 4
Hampshire +3 59 £40,500 +14.89% 6
Manchester -25 57 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Scotland -43 44 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Kent +11 43 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Suffolk -25 43 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Nottinghamshire +27 42 £45,000 +63.63% 4
Leicestershire +22 40 £45,000 +74.75% 2
Woking +3 39 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Nottingham +30 38 £45,000 +71.42% 4
Essex +2 37 £41,000 -3.52% 4
South Yorkshire +6 35 £34,500 +15.00% 4
Somerset -1 34 £38,500 +4.05% 1
Leicester +23 33 £45,000 +109.30%

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2916 (61.02%) Web Services
2 2321 (48.57%) Java
3 2302 (48.17%) XML
4 2055 (43.00%) JavaScript
5 2030 (42.48%) HTML
6 1933 (40.45%) SQL
7 1797 (37.60%) REST
8 1633 (34.17%) .NET
9 1532 (32.06%) CSS
10 1440 (30.13%) C#
11 1412 (29.55%) SQL Server
12 1168 (24.44%) jQuery
13 1156 (24.19%) MVC
14 1135 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
15 1057 (22.12%) TDD
16 915 (19.15%) Spring
17 902 (18.87%) Ajax
18 881 (18.43%) JSON
19 878 (18.37%) ASP.NET
20 871 (18.23%) Microsoft
21 860 (18.00%) Scrum
22 827 (17.30%) MySQL
23 795 (16.64%) OO
24 791 (16.55%) Oracle
25 730 (15.28%) Linux
26 723 (15.13%) HTML5
27 707 (14.79%) PHP
28 703 (14.71%) Finance
29 702 (14.69%) Windows
30 695 (14.54%) Hibernate

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 405 (8.47%) Tomcat
2 313 (6.55%) Apache
3 277 (5.80%) WebSphere
4 271 (5.67%) IIS
5 266 (5.57%) SharePoint
6 148 (3.10%) CMS
7 100 (2.09%) WebLogic
8 94 (1.97%) Node.js
9 88 (1.84%) WordPress
10 78 (1.63%) Drupal
11 73 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
12 62 (1.30%) GlassFish
13 54 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
14 44 (0.92%) Apache Solr
14 44 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
15 36 (0.75%) Jetty
16 32 (0.67%) WebSphere Process Server
16 32 (0.67%) Confluence
16 32 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
17 31 (0.65%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 373 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 76 (1.59%) MS Office
3 53 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 35 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.23%) Fireworks
6 11 (0.23%) MS Project
7 6 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.063%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 71 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 69 (1.44%) Magento
3 21 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
4 17 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 12 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.10%) Summit
8 5 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
9 4 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.084%) Sophis RISQUE
10 3 (0.063%) JDE OneWorld
10 3 (0.063%) CODA-Financials
11 2 (0.042%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.042%) IntelliMatch
11 2 (0.042%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 2 (0.042%) Zen Cart
11 2 (0.042%) CubeCart
12 1 (0.021%) Autonomy Scrittura
12 1 (0.021%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 180 (3.77%) SaaS
2 107 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 45 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (0.38%) PaaS
6 14 (0.29%) IaaS
7 13 (0.27%) Force.com
8 10 (0.21%) GitHub
9 7 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
9 7 (0.15%) Taleo
10 5 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.084%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.084%) Route 53
11 4 (0.084%) Office 365
12 3 (0.063%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 374 (7.83%) Internet
2 337 (7.05%) HTTP
3 171 (3.58%) TCP/IP
4 130 (2.72%) SSL
5 128 (2.68%) LDAP
6 126 (2.64%) DNS
7 111 (2.32%) Firewall
8 105 (2.20%) SMTP
9 85 (1.78%) Intranet
10 78 (1.63%) LAN
11 76 (1.59%) WAN
12 71 (1.49%) TACACS
13 69 (1.44%) EIGRP
13 69 (1.44%) IGRP
13 69 (1.44%) BGP
13 69 (1.44%) OSPF
14 29 (0.61%) SSH
15 28 (0.59%) FTP
16 27 (0.56%) Extranet
17 24 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1412 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 827 (17.30%) MySQL
3 428 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 414 (8.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 245 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 234 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 224 (4.69%) NoSQL
8 164 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 148 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
10 144 (3.01%) MongoDB
11 120 (2.51%) Oracle Database
12 116 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 102 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 100 (2.09%) Big Data
15 74 (1.55%) DB2
16 68 (1.42%) Hadoop
17 53 (1.11%) Redis
18 47 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
20 34 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 570 (11.93%) Selenium
2 529 (11.07%) Subversion
3 492 (10.30%) Maven
4 445 (9.31%) Git (software)
5 391 (8.18%) Visual Studio
6 390 (8.16%) Eclipse
7 357 (7.47%) Ant
7 357 (7.47%) JUnit
8 341 (7.14%) SoapUI
9 248 (5.19%) Jenkins
10 247 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 206 (4.31%) JIRA
12 167 (3.49%) Cucumber
13 131 (2.74%) WebDriver
14 120 (2.51%) SpecFlow
15 118 (2.47%) Hudson
16 115 (2.41%) FitNesse
17 95 (1.99%) JBehave
18 87 (1.82%) TeamCity
19 86 (1.80%) Mockito
General
1 703 (14.71%) Finance
2 260 (5.44%) Banking
3 208 (4.35%) Retail
4 184 (3.85%) Games
5 177 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 172 (3.60%) Marketing
7 82 (1.72%) Publishing
8 64 (1.34%) Back Office
9 55 (1.15%) Advertising
10 43 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 40 (0.84%) Law
12 34 (0.71%) Billing
13 31 (0.65%) Online Betting
14 30 (0.63%) Front Office
15 28 (0.59%) Legal
15 28 (0.59%) Investment Banking
16 25 (0.52%) Automotive
17 21 (0.44%) Manufacturing
18 13 (0.27%) Spanish Language
19 9 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3197 (66.90%) Developer
2 974 (20.38%) Java Developer
3 788 (16.49%) Senior Developer
4 544 (11.38%) .NET Developer
5 415 (8.68%) Web Developer
6 414 (8.66%) C# Developer
7 397 (8.31%) Architect
8 332 (6.95%) Analyst
9 312 (6.53%) Software Developer
9 312 (6.53%) Senior Java Developer
10 297 (6.21%) C# .NET Developer
11 268 (5.61%) PHP Developer
12 235 (4.92%) Software Engineer
13 206 (4.31%) Consultant
14 185 (3.87%) Test Analyst
15 167 (3.49%) Technical Architect
16 149 (3.12%) Senior .NET Developer
17 148 (3.10%) ASP.NET Developer
18 147 (3.08%) Programmer
19 138 (2.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2916 (61.02%) Web Services
2 2302 (48.17%) XML
3 2030 (42.48%) HTML
4 1797 (37.60%) REST
5 1633 (34.17%) .NET
6 1532 (32.06%) CSS
7 1168 (24.44%) jQuery
8 915 (19.15%) Spring
9 902 (18.87%) Ajax
10 881 (18.43%) JSON
11 878 (18.37%) ASP.NET
12 723 (15.13%) HTML5
13 695 (14.54%) Hibernate
14 644 (13.48%) J2EE
15 614 (12.85%) WCF
16 589 (12.32%) RESTful
17 512 (10.71%) .NET Framework
18 498 (10.42%) XSLT
19 415 (8.68%) JSP
20 394 (8.24%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 432 (9.04%) Mobile App
2 362 (7.57%) Open Source
3 334 (6.99%) Computer Science
4 158 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 136 (2.85%) Blackberry
6 95 (1.99%) Client/Server
7 73 (1.53%) Mathematics
8 72 (1.51%) iPhone
9 68 (1.42%) iPad
9 68 (1.42%) Social Media
10 62 (1.30%) Digital Media
11 59 (1.23%) Online Games
12 58 (1.21%) Mobile Banking
13 57 (1.19%) DataPower
14 56 (1.17%) N-Tier
15 54 (1.13%) Management Information System
16 52 (1.09%) W3C
17 50 (1.05%) GIS
18 46 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
19 41 (0.86%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 730 (15.28%) Linux
2 702 (14.69%) Windows
3 423 (8.85%) Android
4 409 (8.56%) UNIX
5 372 (7.78%) Apple iOS
6 56 (1.17%) Solaris
7 45 (0.94%) Windows XP
8 44 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
9 38 (0.80%) Windows Phone
10 32 (0.67%) Mac OS X
11 25 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 23 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (0.40%) Mac OS
15 17 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 15 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (0.31%) BlackBerry OS
16 15 (0.31%) AIX
17 12 (0.25%) Debian
18 11 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1156 (24.19%) MVC
2 1135 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 1057 (22.12%) TDD
4 860 (18.00%) Scrum
5 795 (16.64%) OO
6 651 (13.62%) Software Engineering
7 555 (11.61%) E-Commerce
8 520 (10.88%) SOA
9 471 (9.86%) OOP
10 462 (9.67%) Unit Testing
11 460 (9.63%) BDD
12 452 (9.46%) Web Development
13 398 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
14 361 (7.55%) UML
15 282 (5.90%) Automated Testing
16 275 (5.75%) Multithreading
17 251 (5.25%) CRM
18 244 (5.11%) Test Automation
19 190 (3.98%) Test Scripting
20 179 (3.75%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2321 (48.57%) Java
2 2055 (43.00%) JavaScript
3 1933 (40.45%) SQL
4 1440 (30.13%) C#
5 707 (14.79%) PHP
6 447 (9.35%) T-SQL
7 325 (6.80%) C++
8 286 (5.98%) Python
9 221 (4.62%) Ruby
10 200 (4.18%) C
11 176 (3.68%) Perl
12 167 (3.49%) VB.NET
13 165 (3.45%) Groovy
14 159 (3.33%) PHP5
15 150 (3.14%) VB
16 129 (2.70%) PL/SQL
17 125 (2.62%) Objective-C
18 79 (1.65%) XPath
19 69 (1.44%) Scala
20 64 (1.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 671 (14.04%) Degree
2 117 (2.45%) ISEB
3 100 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 84 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 78 (1.63%) ISTQB
6 61 (1.28%) SC Cleared
7 32 (0.67%) MCP
8 20 (0.42%) HND
8 20 (0.42%) MCTS
8 20 (0.42%) MCPD
9 19 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
10 14 (0.29%) MBA
11 10 (0.21%) MCITP
12 9 (0.19%) CNA
12 9 (0.19%) Novell Certification
13 8 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.15%) CCNA
14 7 (0.15%) RHCE
15 6 (0.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 418 (8.75%) QA
2 40 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 34 (0.71%) SLA
4 24 (0.50%) ISO 8583
5 14 (0.29%) HL7
6 12 (0.25%) WAI
7 10 (0.21%) WCAG
8 9 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.10%) ISO 9002
10 5 (0.10%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.084%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.042%) DICOM
System Software
1 26 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.42%) Varnish
4 8 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.15%) vSphere
6 6 (0.13%) NFS
6 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.063%) Docker
8 2 (0.042%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.042%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.042%) Squid
8 2 (0.042%) UAG
8 2 (0.042%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.042%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.021%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.021%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 80 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 71 (1.49%) CiscoWorks
2 71 (1.49%) HP NNM
3 41 (0.86%) Puppet
4 35 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (0.40%) OpenSSO
6 16 (0.33%) Vagrant
6 16 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
7 15 (0.31%) Nagios
8 13 (0.27%) SCCM
9 8 (0.17%) Capistrano
10 7 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
10 7 (0.15%) SCOrch
10 7 (0.15%) AppManager
11 6 (0.13%) MOM
11 6 (0.13%) WMI
11 6 (0.13%) CA LISA
12 5 (0.10%) Netcool
12 5 (0.10%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 5 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 871 (18.23%) Microsoft
2 791 (16.55%) Oracle
3 285 (5.96%) JBoss
4 193 (4.04%) HP
5 167 (3.49%) IBM
6 165 (3.45%) Zend
7 118 (2.47%) Google
8 109 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
9 93 (1.95%) Cisco
10 79 (1.65%) Juniper
11 74 (1.55%) F5
12 72 (1.51%) Adobe
13 62 (1.30%) ServiceNow
14 56 (1.17%) VMware
15 54 (1.13%) Apple
16 53 (1.11%) Sybase
17 51 (1.07%) SAP
18 47 (0.98%) TIBCO
19 41 (0.86%) hybris
20 35 (0.73%) Red Hat
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £DOE + excellentbenefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Posted: 14 hours ago
England
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75 - £80 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum to £75K + bonus/bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £29200 - £36100 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 25,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
TechRec
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum 25 annual leave days + £1.5k Trainin
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW
Salary: Up to £35,000 + Profit Share + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum £90-£100k + EXECUTIVE BENS
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
JM
Salary: £23000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
TechRec
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum 25 Days hol + £1.5k Training Budget
Posted: 16 hours ago