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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 126 158 158
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2612 1917 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.25% 1.76% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.76% 4.44% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2212 1599 1778
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 £67,500 £65,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45358 43204 48402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.00% 39.68% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38576 37499 42868
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(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 +34 2466 £45,000 +5.88% 295
London +47 1122 £55,000 +4.76% 107
South East +23 499 £43,000 +1.17% 54
City of London +60 272 £52,500 +5.00% 37
Yorkshire +28 206 £35,000 - 24
North West +35 181 £37,500 +7.14% 32
South West +30 167 £39,000 +20.00% 32
East of England -21 144 £45,000 +20.00% 25
West Yorkshire +2 141 £35,000 - 18
Surrey +41 123 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Leeds -11 107 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Berkshire +28 96 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Scotland +24 85 £44,000 +8.64% 9
Hampshire -19 83 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Manchester +6 78 £38,750 +0.64% 15
West Midlands +6 72 £36,645 +6.21% 2
East Midlands +27 69 £40,000 +25.00% 10
Cheshire +22 61 £35,000 +19.65% 6
West Sussex +20 61 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Hertfordshire -8 59 £45,000 +28.57% 5
East Sussex +7 56 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Gloucestershire +36 49 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Edinburgh +28 49 £45,000 +26.76% 3
South Yorkshire +13 47 £33,500 -21.17% 4
Suffolk +19 46 £45,000 +8.43% 5
Leicestershire +21 45 £40,500 +26.56% 4
Wiltshire +15 45 £39,000 +27.86% 12
Sheffield +17 42 £34,000 -20.00% 4
Brighton -4 42 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Leicester +28 39 £42,500 +32.81%

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3037 (59.55%) Web Services
2 2594 (50.86%) XML
3 2321 (45.51%) Java
4 2198 (43.10%) SQL
5 2197 (43.08%) HTML
6 2194 (43.02%) JavaScript
7 1890 (37.06%) .NET
8 1826 (35.80%) REST
9 1762 (34.55%) CSS
10 1725 (33.82%) C#
11 1481 (29.04%) SQL Server
12 1282 (25.14%) jQuery
13 1205 (23.63%) MVC
14 1170 (22.94%) TDD
15 1089 (21.35%) ASP.NET
16 1072 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
17 1028 (20.16%) Microsoft
18 979 (19.20%) JSON
19 889 (17.43%) Oracle
20 871 (17.08%) Spring
21 866 (16.98%) Scrum
22 845 (16.57%) Ajax
23 815 (15.98%) WCF
24 811 (15.90%) MySQL
25 804 (15.76%) OO
26 778 (15.25%) Linux
27 758 (14.86%) Finance
28 725 (14.22%) HTML5
29 695 (13.63%) Degree
30 678 (13.29%) RESTful

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 421 (8.25%) Tomcat
2 322 (6.31%) Apache
3 289 (5.67%) SharePoint
4 284 (5.57%) WebSphere
5 254 (4.98%) IIS
6 222 (4.35%) CMS
7 115 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
8 100 (1.96%) Drupal
9 99 (1.94%) Node.js
10 96 (1.88%) WebLogic
11 87 (1.71%) Apache Solr
12 86 (1.69%) WordPress
13 75 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
14 60 (1.18%) GlassFish
14 60 (1.18%) Adobe CQ
15 50 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 49 (0.96%) Confluence
17 46 (0.90%) Umbraco
18 43 (0.84%) FileNet
19 38 (0.75%) Jetty
Applications
1 414 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 102 (2.00%) MS Office
3 65 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 31 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 23 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.33%) Fireworks
7 7 (0.14%) MS Project
8 6 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 117 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 66 (1.29%) Magento
3 19 (0.37%) Google Analytics
4 16 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
5 15 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 13 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 11 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
8 8 (0.16%) Optimost
9 7 (0.14%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 7 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
10 6 (0.12%) Pivotal CRM
11 5 (0.098%) CODA-Financials
11 5 (0.098%) HiPortfolio
11 5 (0.098%) Oracle CRM
12 4 (0.078%) Tridion
13 3 (0.059%) SAP Business One
13 3 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 217 (4.25%) SaaS
2 130 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 34 (0.67%) PaaS
6 19 (0.37%) IaaS
7 11 (0.22%) Force.com
7 11 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.12%) Route 53
9 6 (0.12%) GitHub
10 5 (0.098%) CloudFront
10 5 (0.098%) Office 365
11 4 (0.078%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.078%) Taleo
12 2 (0.039%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.039%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.039%) Heroku
12 2 (0.039%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 391 (7.67%) Internet
2 372 (7.29%) HTTP
3 181 (3.55%) TCP/IP
4 114 (2.24%) DNS
4 114 (2.24%) SSL
5 111 (2.18%) LDAP
6 85 (1.67%) Firewall
7 70 (1.37%) SMTP
8 67 (1.31%) LAN
9 60 (1.18%) WAN
9 60 (1.18%) TACACS
10 58 (1.14%) Intranet
11 56 (1.10%) EIGRP
11 56 (1.10%) IGRP
11 56 (1.10%) OSPF
11 56 (1.10%) BGP
12 31 (0.61%) FTP
13 27 (0.53%) CTI
14 26 (0.51%) SMS
15 21 (0.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1481 (29.04%) SQL Server
2 811 (15.90%) MySQL
3 478 (9.37%) Relational Database
4 410 (8.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 232 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 219 (4.29%) NoSQL
7 200 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 185 (3.63%) RDBMS
9 175 (3.43%) Big Data
10 173 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 169 (3.31%) MongoDB
12 160 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 145 (2.84%) Oracle Database
14 127 (2.49%) Hadoop
15 115 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
16 86 (1.69%) DB2
17 65 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
18 60 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
19 54 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
20 50 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 570 (11.18%) Subversion
2 523 (10.25%) Selenium
3 459 (9.00%) Visual Studio
4 442 (8.67%) Git (software)
5 439 (8.61%) Maven
6 381 (7.47%) Ant
7 368 (7.22%) Eclipse
8 326 (6.39%) SoapUI
9 311 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 298 (5.84%) JUnit
11 252 (4.94%) Cucumber
12 234 (4.59%) Jenkins
13 229 (4.49%) JIRA
14 138 (2.71%) SpecFlow
15 123 (2.41%) FitNesse
16 115 (2.25%) WebDriver
16 115 (2.25%) NUnit
16 115 (2.25%) Hudson
17 95 (1.86%) QuickTest Pro
18 81 (1.59%) Apache Ivy
General
1 758 (14.86%) Finance
2 210 (4.12%) Banking
3 209 (4.10%) Games
4 197 (3.86%) Marketing
5 189 (3.71%) Telecoms
6 171 (3.35%) Retail
7 91 (1.78%) Back Office
8 77 (1.51%) Publishing
9 71 (1.39%) Advertising
10 59 (1.16%) Front Office
11 36 (0.71%) Legal
12 29 (0.57%) Billing
13 25 (0.49%) Law
14 22 (0.43%) Manufacturing
15 19 (0.37%) Investment Banking
16 18 (0.35%) Automotive
17 16 (0.31%) Online Betting
18 13 (0.25%) Financial Institution
19 12 (0.24%) Electronics
19 12 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3329 (65.27%) Developer
2 887 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 803 (15.75%) Senior Developer
4 698 (13.69%) .NET Developer
5 524 (10.27%) C# Developer
6 449 (8.80%) Analyst
7 416 (8.16%) Web Developer
8 399 (7.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 377 (7.39%) Architect
10 327 (6.41%) Software Developer
11 303 (5.94%) PHP Developer
12 287 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
13 281 (5.51%) Consultant
14 251 (4.92%) Software Engineer
15 208 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
16 200 (3.92%) Test Analyst
16 200 (3.92%) Programmer
17 195 (3.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 191 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
19 161 (3.16%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3037 (59.55%) Web Services
2 2594 (50.86%) XML
3 2197 (43.08%) HTML
4 1890 (37.06%) .NET
5 1826 (35.80%) REST
6 1762 (34.55%) CSS
7 1282 (25.14%) jQuery
8 1089 (21.35%) ASP.NET
9 979 (19.20%) JSON
10 871 (17.08%) Spring
11 845 (16.57%) Ajax
12 815 (15.98%) WCF
13 725 (14.22%) HTML5
14 678 (13.29%) RESTful
15 654 (12.82%) .NET Framework
16 643 (12.61%) Hibernate
17 620 (12.16%) J2EE
18 525 (10.29%) XSLT
19 439 (8.61%) ASP.NET MVC
20 382 (7.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 373 (7.31%) Computer Science
2 372 (7.29%) Open Source
3 322 (6.31%) Mobile App
4 133 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 100 (1.96%) Blackberry
6 90 (1.76%) Client/Server
7 88 (1.73%) Digital Media
8 85 (1.67%) Mathematics
9 84 (1.65%) iPhone
10 83 (1.63%) Social Media
11 69 (1.35%) DataPower
11 69 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
12 63 (1.24%) Management Information System
13 61 (1.20%) GIS
13 61 (1.20%) Data Integration
14 59 (1.16%) N-Tier
14 59 (1.16%) W3C
15 51 (1.00%) iPad
16 49 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 47 (0.92%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 778 (15.25%) Linux
2 628 (12.31%) Windows
3 459 (9.00%) UNIX
4 424 (8.31%) Android
5 361 (7.08%) Apple iOS
6 62 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 59 (1.16%) Solaris
8 47 (0.92%) Windows Phone
9 36 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
10 35 (0.69%) CentOS
11 32 (0.63%) Ubuntu
12 31 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (0.57%) Windows XP
14 28 (0.55%) Debian
15 27 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (0.41%) Mac OS X
17 15 (0.29%) AIX
18 12 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
19 11 (0.22%) Mac OS
19 11 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1205 (23.63%) MVC
2 1170 (22.94%) TDD
3 1072 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
4 866 (16.98%) Scrum
5 804 (15.76%) OO
6 671 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 619 (12.14%) SOA
8 610 (11.96%) E-Commerce
9 558 (10.94%) Unit Testing
10 477 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
11 463 (9.08%) Web Development
12 461 (9.04%) BDD
13 422 (8.27%) OOP
14 315 (6.18%) CRM
15 310 (6.08%) UML
16 297 (5.82%) Multithreading
17 236 (4.63%) Automated Testing
18 211 (4.14%) Test Automation
19 207 (4.06%) Project Management
20 199 (3.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2321 (45.51%) Java
2 2198 (43.10%) SQL
3 2194 (43.02%) JavaScript
4 1725 (33.82%) C#
5 660 (12.94%) PHP
6 564 (11.06%) T-SQL
7 317 (6.22%) Python
8 259 (5.08%) C++
9 257 (5.04%) VB.NET
10 215 (4.22%) Ruby
11 175 (3.43%) VB
12 171 (3.35%) PL/SQL
13 159 (3.12%) PHP5
14 157 (3.08%) C
15 136 (2.67%) Groovy
16 132 (2.59%) Perl
17 111 (2.18%) Objective-C
18 96 (1.88%) Scala
19 80 (1.57%) XPath
20 79 (1.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 695 (13.63%) Degree
2 160 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 121 (2.37%) ISEB
4 97 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 71 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 40 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
8 23 (0.45%) MCP
9 20 (0.39%) MCITP
9 20 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 16 (0.31%) HND
11 14 (0.27%) MBA
12 12 (0.24%) MCPD
12 12 (0.24%) MCTS
13 9 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.14%) MCSD
14 7 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 6 (0.12%) OCPJP
16 5 (0.098%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 417 (8.18%) QA
2 26 (0.51%) WAI
3 22 (0.43%) SLA
4 21 (0.41%) HL7
5 15 (0.29%) WCAG
6 12 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.14%) ISO 8583
9 5 (0.098%) ISO 9002
10 4 (0.078%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.059%) DICOM
12 2 (0.039%) COBIT
13 1 (0.020%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (0.82%) HDFS
2 23 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.33%) NFS
6 16 (0.31%) Varnish
7 12 (0.24%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.12%) vSphere
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (0.098%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.059%) Docker
10 3 (0.059%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.039%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.020%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.020%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.020%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 99 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
2 60 (1.18%) CiscoWorks
2 60 (1.18%) HP NNM
3 34 (0.67%) Puppet
4 28 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 26 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
6 25 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (0.33%) OpenSSO
8 15 (0.29%) Nagios
9 12 (0.24%) Opsview
10 10 (0.20%) HP UCMDB
11 8 (0.16%) Oozie
12 6 (0.12%) Vagrant
12 6 (0.12%) Capistrano
13 5 (0.098%) SCOrch
13 5 (0.098%) AppManager
13 5 (0.098%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 5 (0.098%) SCCM
13 5 (0.098%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.098%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 1028 (20.16%) Microsoft
2 889 (17.43%) Oracle
3 274 (5.37%) JBoss
4 186 (3.65%) HP
5 177 (3.47%) Zend
6 138 (2.71%) Adobe
7 132 (2.59%) IBM
8 131 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
9 108 (2.12%) Google
10 70 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 70 (1.37%) Cisco
11 63 (1.24%) Juniper
11 63 (1.24%) F5
12 60 (1.18%) Twitter
12 60 (1.18%) SAP
13 55 (1.08%) TIBCO
14 53 (1.04%) Sitecore
15 50 (0.98%) VMware
16 45 (0.88%) CheckPoint
17 41 (0.80%) Facebook
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, gym etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 17 hours ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 17 hours ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
UK
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 22 hours ago