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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 156 171 145
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2168 2022 2573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.17% 1.89% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 4.98% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 1648 2162
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
38353 40588 47452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 37.97% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33207 34666 40574
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +13 2019 £50,000 +11.11% 298
London +6 797 £58,350 +6.09% 112
South East +27 423 £47,500 - 49
East of England +56 177 £45,000 +3.44% 19
North West 0 156 £50,000 +17.64% 34
South West +2 150 £36,000 -10.00% 27
Yorkshire +41 133 £42,500 +21.42% 18
West Midlands +17 116 £40,000 - 21
Manchester -5 113 £50,000 +25.00% 19
City of London +24 107 £62,500 +13.63% 26
West Yorkshire +40 94 £50,000 +66.66% 12
West Sussex +41 90 £48,750 -2.50% 4
Berkshire -10 83 £50,000 - 9
Surrey +40 76 £43,000 -12.24% 11
Leeds +23 70 £52,500 +50.00% 9
Scotland 0 68 £41,250 +3.12% 5
Hampshire +18 67 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Bristol +18 61 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Birmingham +27 57 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +22 55 £40,000 -5.88% 6
East Midlands -54 49 £41,250 -6.25% 7
South Wales +32 46 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Wales +28 46 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Hertfordshire +42 42 £51,250 +28.12% 9
Glasgow +9 39 £40,500 -3.57% 1
East Sussex +29 34 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Reading +29 34 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Edinburgh 0 32 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Cardiff +18 31 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Wimbledon +10 31 - -

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2416 (55.02%) Web Services
2 2399 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
3 2199 (50.08%) Java
4 2148 (48.92%) REST
5 2076 (47.28%) XML
6 1875 (42.70%) SQL
7 1786 (40.67%) JavaScript
8 1609 (36.64%) HTML
9 1483 (33.77%) .NET
10 1352 (30.79%) C#
11 1318 (30.02%) CSS
12 1121 (25.53%) SQL Server
13 1088 (24.78%) TDD
14 1040 (23.68%) JSON
15 1037 (23.62%) jQuery
16 1026 (23.37%) MVC
17 992 (22.59%) Finance
18 955 (21.75%) Scrum
19 912 (20.77%) OO
20 905 (20.61%) Oracle
21 889 (20.25%) Spring
22 884 (20.13%) ASP.NET
23 774 (17.63%) Continuous Integration
24 738 (16.81%) Git (software)
25 700 (15.94%) RESTful
26 691 (15.74%) Microsoft
27 685 (15.60%) Degree
28 657 (14.96%) Software Engineering
29 640 (14.58%) SOA
30 610 (13.89%) Linux

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
1 350 (7.97%) Apache
2 341 (7.77%) Tomcat
3 247 (5.63%) JBoss
4 228 (5.19%) IIS
5 185 (4.21%) WebSphere
6 170 (3.87%) CMS
7 169 (3.85%) SharePoint
8 165 (3.76%) WebLogic
9 126 (2.87%) Node.js
10 118 (2.69%) Mule
11 66 (1.50%) Confluence
11 66 (1.50%) Mule ESB
12 61 (1.39%) Alfresco
13 53 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
14 52 (1.18%) Joomla!
15 50 (1.14%) nginx
16 47 (1.07%) Umbraco
17 43 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
18 36 (0.82%) WordPress
19 32 (0.73%) Liferay
Applications
1 236 (5.37%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.30%) MS Office
3 27 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 15 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.14%) Maple
8 4 (0.091%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.046%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.046%) MS Project
10 1 (0.023%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.023%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 79 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 71 (1.62%) Magento
3 49 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
4 47 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.50%) Eloqua
6 20 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
7 16 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 14 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
9 13 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
9 13 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
10 12 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 12 (0.27%) SAP CRM
11 8 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
11 8 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 7 (0.16%) SAP SRM
13 6 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
13 6 (0.14%) SAP MDM
13 6 (0.14%) StreamServe
14 5 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 245 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
2 198 (4.51%) SaaS
3 106 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 82 (1.87%) GitHub
5 81 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
6 64 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
7 45 (1.02%) Force.com
8 35 (0.80%) PaaS
9 30 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
10 23 (0.52%) Amazon S3
11 18 (0.41%) CloudFront
11 18 (0.41%) IaaS
12 17 (0.39%) Office 365
13 16 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
13 16 (0.36%) Sage Pay
14 15 (0.34%) Boomi
15 11 (0.25%) iPaaS
16 10 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 10 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
16 10 (0.23%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 229 (5.22%) HTTP
2 155 (3.53%) Internet
3 125 (2.85%) SSL
4 70 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 52 (1.18%) Firewall
6 48 (1.09%) LDAP
7 41 (0.93%) DNS
7 41 (0.93%) HTTPS
8 30 (0.68%) FTP
9 25 (0.57%) SSH
10 23 (0.52%) Intranet
10 23 (0.52%) SMTP
11 21 (0.48%) DHCP
11 21 (0.48%) VoIP
12 20 (0.46%) Wireshark
13 19 (0.43%) Network Security
13 19 (0.43%) VPN
14 18 (0.41%) LAN
14 18 (0.41%) WAN
15 16 (0.36%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1121 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 523 (11.91%) MySQL
3 342 (7.79%) NoSQL
3 342 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 319 (7.26%) MongoDB
5 225 (5.12%) Oracle Database
6 155 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
7 150 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 148 (3.37%) RDBMS
9 109 (2.48%) Big Data
10 99 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 92 (2.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 89 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 74 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
14 72 (1.64%) DB2
15 71 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
16 57 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
16 57 (1.30%) Hadoop
17 56 (1.28%) Redis
18 54 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 738 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 562 (12.80%) Subversion
3 476 (10.84%) Maven
4 440 (10.02%) Selenium
5 417 (9.50%) Jenkins
6 397 (9.04%) JUnit
7 392 (8.93%) JIRA
8 369 (8.40%) Visual Studio
9 325 (7.40%) SoapUI
10 321 (7.31%) Eclipse
11 272 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 243 (5.53%) Cucumber
13 227 (5.17%) Ant
14 178 (4.05%) WebDriver
15 144 (3.28%) Mockito
15 144 (3.28%) NUnit
16 129 (2.94%) TeamCity
17 123 (2.80%) Hudson
18 100 (2.28%) IntelliJ
19 99 (2.25%) Gradle
General
1 992 (22.59%) Finance
2 264 (6.01%) Banking
3 235 (5.35%) Retail
4 226 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 193 (4.40%) Marketing
6 97 (2.21%) Manufacturing
7 89 (2.03%) Electronics
8 88 (2.00%) Games
9 60 (1.37%) Advertising
10 47 (1.07%) Back Office
11 41 (0.93%) Front Office
12 38 (0.87%) Financial Institution
13 27 (0.61%) Law
14 25 (0.57%) German Language
15 24 (0.55%) Publishing
16 20 (0.46%) Legal
17 16 (0.36%) Investment Banking
18 14 (0.32%) French Language
19 13 (0.30%) Local Government
20 10 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2740 (62.40%) Developer
2 978 (22.27%) Java Developer
3 759 (17.29%) Senior Developer
4 680 (15.49%) .NET Developer
5 584 (13.30%) C# Developer
6 488 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 377 (8.59%) Architect
8 314 (7.15%) Analyst
8 314 (7.15%) Senior Java Developer
9 279 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
10 238 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 238 (5.42%) Software Engineer
11 225 (5.12%) PHP Developer
12 217 (4.94%) Software Developer
13 216 (4.92%) Lead Developer
14 211 (4.81%) Web Developer
15 198 (4.51%) SQL Developer
16 185 (4.21%) Test Analyst
17 180 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 173 (3.94%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2416 (55.02%) Web Services
2 2148 (48.92%) REST
3 2076 (47.28%) XML
4 1609 (36.64%) HTML
5 1483 (33.77%) .NET
6 1318 (30.02%) CSS
7 1040 (23.68%) JSON
8 1037 (23.62%) jQuery
9 889 (20.25%) Spring
10 884 (20.13%) ASP.NET
11 700 (15.94%) RESTful
12 603 (13.73%) Hibernate
13 577 (13.14%) WCF
14 549 (12.50%) HTML5
15 498 (11.34%) J2EE
16 479 (10.91%) Ajax
17 446 (10.16%) AngularJS
18 445 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
19 412 (9.38%) .NET Framework
20 322 (7.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 468 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 331 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
3 318 (7.24%) Mobile App
4 230 (5.24%) Enterprise Software
5 195 (4.44%) User Experience
6 98 (2.23%) Mathematics
7 84 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 73 (1.66%) Data Integration
9 63 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 55 (1.25%) Fintech
11 53 (1.21%) Algorithms
12 52 (1.18%) DataPower
13 48 (1.09%) Hedge funds
14 45 (1.02%) iPad
15 44 (1.00%) RIA
16 38 (0.87%) Blackberry
16 38 (0.87%) Clustering
17 37 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 35 (0.80%) N-Tier
19 34 (0.77%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 610 (13.89%) Linux
2 439 (10.00%) Windows
3 382 (8.70%) Apple iOS
4 379 (8.63%) Unix
5 320 (7.29%) Android
6 70 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 67 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 49 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (1.07%) CentOS
10 31 (0.71%) Solaris
10 31 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (0.61%) Debian
12 23 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
12 23 (0.52%) Windows XP
13 22 (0.50%) Windows Phone
14 19 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 18 (0.41%) Windows 7
16 12 (0.27%) Mac OS
17 10 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2399 (54.63%) Agile Software Development
2 1088 (24.78%) TDD
3 1026 (23.37%) MVC
4 955 (21.75%) Scrum
5 912 (20.77%) OO
6 774 (17.63%) Continuous Integration
7 657 (14.96%) Software Engineering
8 640 (14.58%) SOA
9 536 (12.21%) Web Development
10 517 (11.77%) SDLC
11 513 (11.68%) BDD
12 502 (11.43%) E-Commerce
13 461 (10.50%) Unit Testing
14 317 (7.22%) UML
15 313 (7.13%) OOP
16 303 (6.90%) Mentoring
17 293 (6.67%) Test Automation
18 287 (6.54%) Open Source
19 283 (6.45%) iOS Development
20 269 (6.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2199 (50.08%) Java
2 1875 (42.70%) SQL
3 1786 (40.67%) JavaScript
4 1352 (30.79%) C#
5 533 (12.14%) PHP
6 412 (9.38%) T-SQL
7 237 (5.40%) PL/SQL
8 235 (5.35%) VB.NET
9 228 (5.19%) C++
10 222 (5.06%) Python
11 194 (4.42%) Ruby
12 180 (4.10%) Objective-C
13 129 (2.94%) XPath
14 128 (2.92%) Groovy
15 111 (2.53%) Perl
16 108 (2.46%) C
17 107 (2.44%) Apple Swift
18 91 (2.07%) PowerShell
19 89 (2.03%) VB
20 82 (1.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 685 (15.60%) Degree
2 155 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 132 (3.01%) ISEB
4 131 (2.98%) ISTQB
5 126 (2.87%) SC Cleared
6 80 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 33 (0.75%) Sun Certification
8 32 (0.73%) DV Cleared
9 28 (0.64%) Brainbench
10 27 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 19 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (0.36%) CCNA
14 14 (0.32%) MCP
15 11 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
16 10 (0.23%) PMI Certification
17 6 (0.14%) OCA
18 5 (0.11%) CCNP
18 5 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 4 (0.091%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 456 (10.38%) QA
2 79 (1.80%) SLA
3 28 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.20%) COBIT
6 7 (0.16%) HL7
6 7 (0.16%) RosettaNet
7 5 (0.11%) SEPA
8 4 (0.091%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.068%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.068%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 107 (2.44%) Docker
2 63 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 25 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.52%) Varnish
5 14 (0.32%) iptables
6 9 (0.20%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.11%) vSphere
9 3 (0.068%) Samba
9 3 (0.068%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.068%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.046%) Squid
11 1 (0.023%) Corosync
11 1 (0.023%) KVM
11 1 (0.023%) NFS
11 1 (0.023%) pfSense
11 1 (0.023%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.023%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.023%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 78 (1.78%) Puppet
2 54 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (0.75%) Nagios
4 22 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (0.46%) OpenView
6 16 (0.36%) Ansible
7 15 (0.34%) Jitterbit
8 12 (0.27%) CloudHub
9 11 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 9 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
11 8 (0.18%) HP SiteScope
12 7 (0.16%) CA Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.16%) Control-M
13 6 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 6 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
13 6 (0.14%) MOM
14 4 (0.091%) Hyperic
14 4 (0.091%) Oracle Identity Management
14 4 (0.091%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 4 (0.091%) WSUS
Vendors
1 905 (20.61%) Oracle
2 691 (15.74%) Microsoft
3 228 (5.19%) IBM
4 184 (4.19%) SAP
5 160 (3.64%) Google
6 145 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
7 130 (2.96%) Apple
8 109 (2.48%) Zend
9 90 (2.05%) HP
10 81 (1.84%) MuleSoft
11 80 (1.82%) Adobe
12 78 (1.78%) hybris
13 66 (1.50%) ServiceNow
14 62 (1.41%) webMethods
15 52 (1.18%) CA
16 50 (1.14%) Red Hat
17 47 (1.07%) Splunk
18 42 (0.96%) Demandware
19 39 (0.89%) TIBCO
20 38 (0.87%) Informatica
Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £31k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44797.20 - £48692.40 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa60k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: 21 hours ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday