The first table below looks at the demand for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 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 for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 61 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 37 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.84% 2.09% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.49% 5.35% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 13
Average salary £43,250 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.07% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
436 486 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.41% 39.00% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 391 440 363
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,525
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Wales

SOAP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 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
South Wales +4 35 £43,250 +33.07% 4
West Wales - 2 - -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 53 (86.89%) Web Services
2 37 (60.66%) Java
3 31 (50.82%) XML
4 30 (49.18%) Scrum
5 28 (45.90%) TDD
6 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (42.62%) Maven
6 26 (42.62%) SQL
6 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
7 25 (40.98%) Spring
8 24 (39.34%) OO
8 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
9 20 (32.79%) SOA
9 20 (32.79%) J2EE
9 20 (32.79%) Hibernate
10 19 (31.15%) Finance
10 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
10 19 (31.15%) Groovy
11 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (29.51%) REST
11 18 (29.51%) Jenkins
11 18 (29.51%) HTML
12 17 (27.87%) Subversion
12 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
13 16 (26.23%) JIRA
13 16 (26.23%) CSS
14 15 (24.59%) MS Excel
15 14 (22.95%) XSLT
15 14 (22.95%) JSF
15 14 (22.95%) Release Management

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 13 (21.31%) LiveCycle
1 13 (21.31%) FileNet
2 12 (19.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Captiva
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.64%) Documentum
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (24.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) SSL
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.95%) MongoDB
3 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
4 12 (19.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (9.84%) MySQL
7 5 (8.20%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (42.62%) Maven
2 18 (29.51%) Jenkins
3 17 (27.87%) Subversion
4 16 (26.23%) JIRA
5 14 (22.95%) Hudson
6 11 (18.03%) JUnit
7 10 (16.39%) Ant
8 9 (14.75%) Selenium
8 9 (14.75%) SoapUI
9 8 (13.11%) JBehave
10 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
10 7 (11.48%) Calabash
10 7 (11.48%) Apache Ivy
10 7 (11.48%) eggPlant
11 6 (9.84%) Robotium
11 6 (9.84%) WebDriver
12 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
13 4 (6.56%) CruiseControl
13 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
14 3 (4.92%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Programmer
5 9 (14.75%) Developer Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Java Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Java Programmer
6 8 (13.11%) Software Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) .NET Developer
9 5 (8.20%) Test Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Junior Software Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (86.89%) Web Services
2 31 (50.82%) XML
3 25 (40.98%) Spring
4 20 (32.79%) J2EE
4 20 (32.79%) Hibernate
5 18 (29.51%) REST
5 18 (29.51%) HTML
6 16 (26.23%) CSS
7 14 (22.95%) XSLT
7 14 (22.95%) JSF
8 13 (21.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (21.31%) jQuery
8 13 (21.31%) .NET
9 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
10 9 (14.75%) Java EE
10 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (14.75%) Struts
11 6 (9.84%) Spring Web Flow
12 5 (8.20%) JSON
12 5 (8.20%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Open Source
2 8 (13.11%) Blackberry
3 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.64%) Life Science
6 1 (1.64%) GIS
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
1 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
1 8 (13.11%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) UNIX
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Scrum
2 28 (45.90%) TDD
3 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (39.34%) OO
5 20 (32.79%) SOA
6 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
8 14 (22.95%) Release Management
9 13 (21.31%) DevOps
9 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
9 13 (21.31%) Pair Programming
9 13 (21.31%) Configuration Management
9 13 (21.31%) OOA/OOD
9 13 (21.31%) DSDM
9 13 (21.31%) RUP
10 12 (19.67%) MVC
10 12 (19.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (19.67%) BDD
11 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
11 11 (18.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) Java
2 26 (42.62%) SQL
3 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.15%) Groovy
4 14 (22.95%) Scala
5 13 (21.31%) Clojure
6 10 (16.39%) VB.NET
6 10 (16.39%) T-SQL
7 8 (13.11%) C#
8 4 (6.56%) VB
8 4 (6.56%) PHP
9 3 (4.92%) PHP5
10 2 (3.28%) XQuery
10 2 (3.28%) XPath
11 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.64%) C++
11 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ISEB
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) Twitter
2 13 (21.31%) IBM
2 13 (21.31%) Adobe
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) SAP
4 3 (4.92%) Zend
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) BEA
5 1 (1.64%) Apple
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
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