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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 156 153 152
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2037 2274 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.14% 2.08% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.53% 5.51% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1896 1841
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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
36854 41285 43094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.70% 37.69% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 31865 35413 36241
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -2 1904 £50,000 - 258
London +15 748 £57,500 -4.16% 90
South East +3 382 £50,000 +7.52% 37
South West -25 173 £40,000 -5.88% 24
North West +1 156 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Yorkshire +18 124 £50,000 +25.00% 17
City of London +13 122 £57,500 -8.00% 23
East of England -3 120 £47,500 +5.55% 29
West Yorkshire +31 103 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Hampshire +32 100 £35,000 -17.64% 7
West Midlands +2 99 £40,000 -5.88% 20
Berkshire -11 94 £57,500 +15.00% 9
Manchester -7 93 £45,000 +5.88% 11
East Midlands +13 85 £46,250 +25.85% 14
Nottinghamshire +9 60 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Leeds +5 57 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Gloucestershire -6 55 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Basingstoke +20 54 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Surrey +12 54 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Wales -19 51 £40,000 +14.28% 6
South Wales -17 48 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Hertfordshire -9 46 £51,250 -2.38% 9
Buckinghamshire +7 43 £52,000 +4.00% 5
Nottingham +18 41 £42,091 -3.79% 3
Scotland +25 40 £46,500 +32.85% 8
Birmingham -1 39 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Wiltshire -7 38 £35,000 -12.50% 6
West Sussex +14 36 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Halifax +13 35 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Cambridgeshire +11 35 £45,000 +12.50% 8

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 2390 (57.30%) Web Services
2 2204 (52.84%) Agile Software Development
3 2046 (49.05%) Java
4 2010 (48.19%) REST
5 1808 (43.35%) JavaScript
6 1752 (42.00%) SQL
7 1708 (40.95%) XML
8 1691 (40.54%) HTML
9 1434 (34.38%) .NET
10 1351 (32.39%) CSS
11 1348 (32.32%) C#
12 1171 (28.07%) MVC
13 1053 (25.25%) jQuery
14 1039 (24.91%) Finance
15 1007 (24.14%) TDD
16 986 (23.64%) SQL Server
17 913 (21.89%) ASP.NET
18 877 (21.03%) Scrum
19 852 (20.43%) JSON
20 828 (19.85%) Oracle
21 819 (19.64%) RESTful
22 808 (19.37%) Spring
23 774 (18.56%) OO
24 653 (15.66%) SOA
25 652 (15.63%) Git (software)
26 648 (15.54%) Microsoft
27 639 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
28 629 (15.08%) Linux
29 584 (14.00%) Software Engineering
30 567 (13.59%) 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
1 306 (7.34%) JBoss
2 272 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 268 (6.43%) Apache
4 210 (5.03%) IIS
5 170 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 167 (4.00%) SharePoint
7 151 (3.62%) WebLogic
8 134 (3.21%) CMS
9 104 (2.49%) Confluence
10 95 (2.28%) Mule
11 74 (1.77%) Mule ESB
12 54 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
13 45 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 43 (1.03%) Alfresco
14 43 (1.03%) Joomla!
14 43 (1.03%) Umbraco
15 42 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
16 41 (0.98%) Drupal
16 41 (0.98%) WordPress
17 40 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 216 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 62 (1.49%) MS Office
3 25 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.17%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.12%) MS Project
8 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.024%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.024%) HipChat
8 1 (0.024%) Maya
8 1 (0.024%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 68 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 56 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
3 55 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 52 (1.25%) Magento
5 16 (0.38%) SAP BPC
5 16 (0.38%) SAP CRM
6 14 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
6 14 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
7 12 (0.29%) Eloqua
7 12 (0.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 12 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.24%) Sentinel
9 8 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
10 6 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
10 6 (0.14%) SAP MDM
11 5 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 5 (0.12%) StreamServe
12 4 (0.096%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 246 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
2 177 (4.24%) SaaS
3 155 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 85 (2.04%) GitHub
5 56 (1.34%) Force.com
6 55 (1.32%) IaaS
7 51 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 51 (1.22%) PaaS
8 41 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
9 39 (0.94%) Office 365
10 25 (0.60%) Sage Pay
11 24 (0.58%) OpenShift
12 21 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 20 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 18 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
15 13 (0.31%) Oracle CX
16 12 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
17 9 (0.22%) Amazon S3
17 9 (0.22%) Heroku
17 9 (0.22%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 204 (4.89%) HTTP
2 134 (3.21%) Internet
3 114 (2.73%) SSL
4 62 (1.49%) LDAP
5 49 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 48 (1.15%) HTTPS
7 44 (1.05%) Firewall
8 41 (0.98%) FTP
9 40 (0.96%) Intranet
10 33 (0.79%) DNS
11 25 (0.60%) SSH
12 16 (0.38%) Extranet
12 16 (0.38%) SMTP
13 13 (0.31%) VPN
14 9 (0.22%) SNMP
14 9 (0.22%) VoIP
15 7 (0.17%) ATM
15 7 (0.17%) LAN
15 7 (0.17%) Skype
15 7 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 986 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 448 (10.74%) MySQL
3 379 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 317 (7.60%) NoSQL
5 306 (7.34%) MongoDB
6 186 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 180 (4.32%) Oracle Database
8 120 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
9 118 (2.83%) Big Data
10 117 (2.81%) RDBMS
11 93 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 89 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 87 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 71 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
15 63 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
16 57 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
17 51 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 49 (1.17%) DB2
19 43 (1.03%) Hadoop
20 39 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 652 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 452 (10.84%) Subversion
3 385 (9.23%) Jenkins
3 385 (9.23%) Maven
4 383 (9.18%) JIRA
5 380 (9.11%) Selenium
6 332 (7.96%) JUnit
7 309 (7.41%) Visual Studio
8 291 (6.98%) SoapUI
9 254 (6.09%) Eclipse
10 249 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 244 (5.85%) Cucumber
12 227 (5.44%) Ant
13 171 (4.10%) NUnit
14 129 (3.09%) Gradle
15 126 (3.02%) IntelliJ
16 119 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 117 (2.81%) Mockito
18 110 (2.64%) WebDriver
19 104 (2.49%) MSTest
General
1 1039 (24.91%) Finance
2 268 (6.43%) Banking
3 217 (5.20%) Marketing
4 213 (5.11%) Telecoms
5 211 (5.06%) Retail
6 80 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 71 (1.70%) Games
8 70 (1.68%) Electronics
9 54 (1.29%) Advertising
10 53 (1.27%) Law
11 46 (1.10%) Publishing
12 43 (1.03%) Legal
13 32 (0.77%) Back Office
14 30 (0.72%) Investment Banking
15 29 (0.70%) Front Office
16 26 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 18 (0.43%) German Language
17 18 (0.43%) Multimedia
18 15 (0.36%) Italian Language
19 12 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2572 (61.66%) Developer
2 850 (20.38%) Java Developer
3 778 (18.65%) Senior Developer
4 672 (16.11%) .NET Developer
5 559 (13.40%) C# Developer
6 416 (9.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 374 (8.97%) Architect
8 306 (7.34%) Senior Java Developer
9 303 (7.26%) Analyst
10 249 (5.97%) Software Developer
11 241 (5.78%) ASP.NET Developer
12 235 (5.63%) Software Engineer
13 217 (5.20%) PHP Developer
14 212 (5.08%) Senior .NET Developer
15 188 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
16 184 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 184 (4.41%) Web Developer
17 176 (4.22%) Senior C# Developer
18 172 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 172 (4.12%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2390 (57.30%) Web Services
2 2010 (48.19%) REST
3 1708 (40.95%) XML
4 1691 (40.54%) HTML
5 1434 (34.38%) .NET
6 1351 (32.39%) CSS
7 1053 (25.25%) jQuery
8 913 (21.89%) ASP.NET
9 852 (20.43%) JSON
10 819 (19.64%) RESTful
11 808 (19.37%) Spring
12 567 (13.59%) WCF
13 566 (13.57%) AngularJS
14 532 (12.75%) HTML5
15 486 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 482 (11.56%) Ajax
17 481 (11.53%) Hibernate
18 404 (9.69%) J2EE
19 367 (8.80%) Java EE
20 359 (8.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 383 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 337 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 253 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
4 221 (5.30%) Mobile App
5 123 (2.95%) User Experience
6 106 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 80 (1.92%) Fintech
8 79 (1.89%) Data Integration
9 62 (1.49%) Mathematics
10 55 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 53 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
12 52 (1.25%) iPad
13 42 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 37 (0.89%) RIA
15 35 (0.84%) Web 2.0
16 34 (0.82%) Data Centre
17 32 (0.77%) Data Structures
17 32 (0.77%) Hedge funds
18 29 (0.70%) Blog
19 25 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 629 (15.08%) Linux
2 498 (11.94%) Windows
3 359 (8.61%) Unix
4 249 (5.97%) Android
5 246 (5.90%) Apple iOS
6 99 (2.37%) Windows Server
7 54 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (1.05%) Solaris
10 40 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (0.84%) Windows 7
12 30 (0.72%) CentOS
12 30 (0.72%) Windows 8
13 25 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (0.36%) Mac OS X
14 15 (0.36%) Windows Phone
15 14 (0.34%) HPUX
16 13 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
17 11 (0.26%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2204 (52.84%) Agile Software Development
2 1171 (28.07%) MVC
3 1007 (24.14%) TDD
4 877 (21.03%) Scrum
5 774 (18.56%) OO
6 653 (15.66%) SOA
7 639 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
8 584 (14.00%) Software Engineering
9 517 (12.40%) BDD
10 474 (11.36%) SDLC
11 422 (10.12%) Web Development
12 393 (9.42%) Unit Testing
13 381 (9.13%) E-Commerce
14 338 (8.10%) UML
15 330 (7.91%) OOP
16 319 (7.65%) Mentoring
17 266 (6.38%) Test Automation
18 247 (5.92%) Open Source
19 241 (5.78%) Kanban
20 224 (5.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2046 (49.05%) Java
2 1808 (43.35%) JavaScript
3 1752 (42.00%) SQL
4 1348 (32.32%) C#
5 437 (10.48%) PHP
6 343 (8.22%) T-SQL
7 298 (7.14%) Python
8 203 (4.87%) PL/SQL
9 196 (4.70%) C++
10 188 (4.51%) Ruby
11 175 (4.20%) VB.NET
12 136 (3.26%) PowerShell
13 121 (2.90%) Groovy
14 109 (2.61%) Scala
15 102 (2.45%) Perl
16 99 (2.37%) XPath
17 98 (2.35%) C
18 92 (2.21%) Objective-C
19 87 (2.09%) Apex Code
20 81 (1.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 562 (13.47%) Degree
2 138 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 127 (3.04%) ISEB
4 119 (2.85%) ISTQB
5 101 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 67 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 27 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
8 25 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (0.48%) CCNP
10 19 (0.46%) DV Cleared
10 19 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 19 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (0.34%) Sun Certification
12 13 (0.31%) CISSP
13 12 (0.29%) PMI Certification
14 10 (0.24%) Brainbench
15 9 (0.22%) HND
16 8 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
17 6 (0.14%) CISA
18 5 (0.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 410 (9.83%) QA
2 57 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 34 (0.82%) SLA
4 21 (0.50%) HIPAA
5 20 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.41%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.24%) SDET
8 8 (0.19%) ISO27002
8 8 (0.19%) WCAG
9 7 (0.17%) PA-DSS
10 6 (0.14%) HL7
11 5 (0.12%) COBIT
12 4 (0.096%) SEPA
12 4 (0.096%) WAI
13 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 7816
14 1 (0.024%) GAAP
14 1 (0.024%) RosettaNet
14 1 (0.024%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 93 (2.23%) Docker
2 58 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 48 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (0.72%) vSphere
5 26 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.53%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.26%) Varnish
8 10 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.17%) iptables
10 3 (0.072%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.048%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.048%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.024%) Samba
12 1 (0.024%) Snort
12 1 (0.024%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.024%) vCloud
12 1 (0.024%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.024%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.024%) Xen
Systems Management
1 62 (1.49%) Puppet
2 50 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (0.62%) Ansible
3 26 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
3 26 (0.62%) Kibana
4 21 (0.50%) Nagios
4 21 (0.50%) SCCM
5 20 (0.48%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 20 (0.48%) WMI
5 20 (0.48%) WSUS
6 10 (0.24%) Control-M
7 9 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
8 6 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
8 6 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.14%) CloudHub
8 6 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
8 6 (0.14%) Perfmon
8 6 (0.14%) Salt
9 5 (0.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 4 (0.096%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 828 (19.85%) Oracle
2 648 (15.54%) Microsoft
3 200 (4.80%) IBM
4 176 (4.22%) SAP
5 162 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
6 126 (3.02%) Google
7 119 (2.85%) Apple
8 98 (2.35%) HP
9 90 (2.16%) ServiceNow
10 84 (2.01%) Adobe
11 68 (1.63%) Atlassian
12 64 (1.53%) Zend
13 53 (1.27%) Red Hat
14 51 (1.22%) Sybase
14 51 (1.22%) VMware
15 43 (1.03%) webMethods
16 42 (1.01%) hybris
17 37 (0.89%) Splunk
18 31 (0.74%) CA
18 31 (0.74%) Talend
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58500 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Westerham, Kent
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £70000.00 - £900000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £28k - 34k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k+Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Derbyshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago