The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 53 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 48 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.61% 2.07% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.06% 6.25% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 20
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SOAP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
477 464 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.86% 33.07% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 423 385 402
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SOAP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Wales region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Wales

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Wales

SOAP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 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
South Wales +27 48 £42,500 +21.42% 1
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 52 (59.09%) SQL
2 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (51.14%) Web Services
4 37 (42.05%) Java
5 36 (40.91%) SoapUI
6 32 (36.36%) REST
7 30 (34.09%) Finance
8 27 (30.68%) Test Scripting
9 25 (28.41%) XML
10 21 (23.86%) ISEB
10 21 (23.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 20 (22.73%) Oracle
11 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
12 19 (21.59%) Degree
13 18 (20.45%) SDLC
14 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (18.18%) Selenium
15 16 (18.18%) Waterfall
16 14 (15.91%) Test Strategy
16 14 (15.91%) C#
17 13 (14.77%) .NET
17 13 (14.77%) Games
17 13 (14.77%) Spring
17 13 (14.77%) ISTQB
18 12 (13.64%) HTML
18 12 (13.64%) QA
18 12 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
19 11 (12.50%) Functional Testing
19 11 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (5.68%) JBoss
1 5 (5.68%) Node.js
2 2 (2.27%) Apache
2 2 (2.27%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.14%) Confluence
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) RTSP
2 2 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) MySQL
3 8 (9.09%) DB2
4 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.14%) DTS
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (40.91%) SoapUI
2 16 (18.18%) Selenium
3 11 (12.50%) Subversion
4 9 (10.23%) Cucumber
4 9 (10.23%) JUnit
5 6 (6.82%) JBehave
6 5 (5.68%) ClearQuest
7 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.41%) Maven
9 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.27%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.27%) JIRA
9 2 (2.27%) Toad
10 1 (1.14%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (1.14%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.14%) LoadUI
10 1 (1.14%) Ranorex
10 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 13 (14.77%) Games
3 7 (7.95%) Advertising
4 5 (5.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (40.91%) Analyst
2 34 (38.64%) Developer
3 33 (37.50%) Test Analyst
4 18 (20.45%) Java Developer
5 13 (14.77%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
7 9 (10.23%) .NET Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Software Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (9.09%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.95%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (6.82%) Web Analyst
10 6 (6.82%) Web Test Analyst
11 5 (5.68%) Applications Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (51.14%) Web Services
2 32 (36.36%) REST
3 25 (28.41%) XML
4 13 (14.77%) .NET
4 13 (14.77%) Spring
5 12 (13.64%) HTML
6 11 (12.50%) Ajax
6 11 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 10 (11.36%) CSS
8 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET
8 9 (10.23%) JSON
9 7 (7.95%) RESTful
9 7 (7.95%) WSDL
10 6 (6.82%) Java EE
10 6 (6.82%) jQuery
11 5 (5.68%) HTML5
11 5 (5.68%) JSF
11 5 (5.68%) SVG
12 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.27%) Fintech
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Unix
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.68%) Test Scripting
3 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 18 (20.45%) SDLC
5 16 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 14 (15.91%) Test Strategy
7 12 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 11 (12.50%) Migration
8 11 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (12.50%) Software Delivery
9 9 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (10.23%) OO
10 8 (9.09%) MVC
10 8 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.95%) ETL
11 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.82%) Release Management
12 6 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.09%) SQL
2 37 (42.05%) Java
3 14 (15.91%) C#
4 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.23%) PHP
6 7 (7.95%) C++
6 7 (7.95%) Ruby
7 5 (5.68%) Groovy
8 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.27%) Scala
9 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (23.86%) ISEB
1 21 (23.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 19 (21.59%) Degree
3 13 (14.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.14%) HND
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Oracle
2 7 (7.95%) Sybase
3 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.27%) Adobe
4 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.27%) Rally
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