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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 63 63 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 38 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.95% 2.97% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.29% 6.52% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
409 629 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.73% 45.51% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 356 599 441
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +10 35 £35,000 -3.44% 5
West Wales +1 2 - -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 57 (76.00%) Web Services
2 43 (57.33%) SQL
3 42 (56.00%) XML
4 37 (49.33%) Java
5 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (46.67%) HTML
7 30 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
8 28 (37.33%) REST
9 27 (36.00%) .NET
9 27 (36.00%) CSS
10 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 25 (33.33%) Finance
11 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET
12 21 (28.00%) jQuery
12 21 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (25.33%) VB.NET
14 18 (24.00%) OO
14 18 (24.00%) Scrum
15 17 (22.67%) TDD
15 17 (22.67%) Spring
15 17 (22.67%) T-SQL
15 17 (22.67%) Visual Studio
15 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 16 (21.33%) Unit Testing
16 16 (21.33%) BDD
16 16 (21.33%) Web Development
17 15 (20.00%) SoapUI
18 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (18.67%) Maven

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (6.67%) FileNet
1 5 (6.67%) LiveCycle
1 5 (6.67%) Confluence
2 3 (4.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.33%) uiautomator
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) PaaS
1 2 (2.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) SSH
4 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (17.33%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (14.67%) MySQL
5 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.67%) Big Data
8 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.33%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Visual Studio
2 15 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 14 (18.67%) Maven
4 11 (14.67%) Cucumber
5 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
6 8 (10.67%) Selenium
6 8 (10.67%) Subversion
7 7 (9.33%) JIRA
7 7 (9.33%) Calabash
7 7 (9.33%) eggPlant
8 6 (8.00%) Robotium
8 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
8 6 (8.00%) JUnit
8 6 (8.00%) JBehave
9 5 (6.67%) Hudson
9 5 (6.67%) NetBeans
10 4 (5.33%) WebDriver
10 4 (5.33%) FitNesse
11 3 (4.00%) Ant
11 3 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 25 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Advertising
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (65.33%) Developer
2 17 (22.67%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (16.00%) Software Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) Test Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.67%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Junior Software Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Junior
10 3 (4.00%) Tester
10 3 (4.00%) Programmer
10 3 (4.00%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (76.00%) Web Services
2 42 (56.00%) XML
3 35 (46.67%) HTML
4 28 (37.33%) REST
5 27 (36.00%) .NET
5 27 (36.00%) CSS
6 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET
7 21 (28.00%) jQuery
8 17 (22.67%) Spring
8 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (17.33%) Hibernate
9 13 (17.33%) J2EE
9 13 (17.33%) LINQ
9 13 (17.33%) LINQ to SQL
10 8 (10.67%) JSF
11 6 (8.00%) Java EE
11 6 (8.00%) JSON
12 5 (6.67%) XSLT
12 5 (6.67%) JPA
12 5 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Blackberry
1 8 (10.67%) Open Source
2 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.00%) GIS
6 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Windows
1 9 (12.00%) Android
1 9 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.00%) UNIX
3 5 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.00%) OO
2 18 (24.00%) Scrum
3 17 (22.67%) TDD
4 16 (21.33%) Web Development
4 16 (21.33%) Unit Testing
4 16 (21.33%) BDD
5 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.33%) Mentoring
7 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
7 11 (14.67%) MVC
7 11 (14.67%) SOA
8 9 (12.00%) OOP
8 9 (12.00%) Pair Programming
8 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (10.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.33%) DevOps
10 7 (9.33%) Release Management
10 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) SQL
2 37 (49.33%) Java
3 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.33%) VB.NET
5 17 (22.67%) T-SQL
6 13 (17.33%) C#
7 9 (12.00%) Groovy
8 8 (10.67%) PHP
9 6 (8.00%) Scala
10 5 (6.67%) Clojure
11 4 (5.33%) PHP5
11 4 (5.33%) VB
12 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 3 (4.00%) Python
13 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
1 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) SAP
3 10 (13.33%) Oracle
4 7 (9.33%) IBM
5 5 (6.67%) Zend
5 5 (6.67%) Twitter
5 5 (6.67%) Adobe
6 3 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Apple
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