The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 71 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 28 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.00% 2.04% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% 5.53% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 18
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
455 452 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.57% 36.87% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 383 404 530
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 -11 25 £35,000 -33.33% 7
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 30 (81.08%) Web Services
2 28 (75.68%) REST
3 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (51.35%) Java
5 14 (37.84%) HTML
5 14 (37.84%) XML
5 14 (37.84%) CSS
6 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (35.14%) MVC
7 12 (32.43%) HTML5
8 11 (29.73%) Finance
8 11 (29.73%) Scrum
8 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
9 10 (27.03%) SQL
9 10 (27.03%) HTTP
9 10 (27.03%) User Experience
10 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
10 8 (21.62%) .NET
11 7 (18.92%) C#
11 7 (18.92%) OO
11 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
11 7 (18.92%) Banking
11 7 (18.92%) CSS3
12 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
12 6 (16.22%) GitHub
12 6 (16.22%) Big Data
12 6 (16.22%) Mobile Marketing
12 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
12 6 (16.22%) Marketing
12 6 (16.22%) Mercurial

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.70%) ArcSDE
3 1 (2.70%) Mule
3 1 (2.70%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) PaaS
1 6 (16.22%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) HTTP
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
3 6 (16.22%) Big Data
3 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.51%) Data Mining
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) Mercurial
3 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
3 5 (13.51%) Subversion
4 4 (10.81%) Maven
4 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.81%) JUnit
5 3 (8.11%) TestNG
6 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.41%) Ant
6 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.41%) Gerrit
7 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.70%) Hudson
7 1 (2.70%) JMeter
7 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Advertising
3 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
3 6 (16.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) PHP Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) QA Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.70%) GIS Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Junior
8 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) Web Services
2 28 (75.68%) REST
3 14 (37.84%) XML
3 14 (37.84%) HTML
3 14 (37.84%) CSS
4 12 (32.43%) HTML5
5 8 (21.62%) .NET
6 7 (18.92%) CSS3
7 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.51%) Spring
8 5 (13.51%) Sass
8 5 (13.51%) LESS
9 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
10 3 (8.11%) RESTful
10 3 (8.11%) Apache Camel
11 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.41%) Ember.js
11 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.41%) Akka
11 2 (5.41%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Social Media
4 1 (2.70%) GIS
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) MVC
3 11 (29.73%) Scrum
4 7 (18.92%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) Mobile Marketing
6 5 (13.51%) OO PHP
6 5 (13.51%) Functional Programming
6 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.51%) BDD
6 5 (13.51%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (13.51%) Web Development
6 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.81%) Manual Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) C#
5 6 (16.22%) PHP
6 5 (13.51%) Python
7 3 (8.11%) Ruby
7 3 (8.11%) Golang
8 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.41%) Scala
9 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.70%) C
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Google
2 5 (13.51%) Facebook
2 5 (13.51%) Twitter
3 2 (5.41%) Apple
4 1 (2.70%) ESRI
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago