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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 78 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 25 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.87% 2.91% 2.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 8.06% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 31
Median salary £39,750 £35,369 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.38% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £28,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
464 496 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.68% 36.05% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 419 416 418
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -8 25 £39,750 +12.38% 7
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (66.22%) SQL
2 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (56.76%) Web Services
4 32 (43.24%) Java
5 28 (37.84%) REST
6 24 (32.43%) SoapUI
7 23 (31.08%) Finance
8 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
9 20 (27.03%) HTML
10 19 (25.68%) Oracle
11 18 (24.32%) XML
12 17 (22.97%) CSS
12 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
12 17 (22.97%) Test Scripting
13 16 (21.62%) .NET
13 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
13 16 (21.62%) Ajax
14 15 (20.27%) RESTful
14 15 (20.27%) Waterfall
14 15 (20.27%) JSON
15 14 (18.92%) C#
16 13 (17.57%) ISEB
16 13 (17.57%) Java EE
16 13 (17.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 12 (16.22%) SDLC
17 12 (16.22%) MongoDB
17 12 (16.22%) Degree
17 12 (16.22%) JBoss
18 11 (14.86%) JUnit
18 11 (14.86%) MVC

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 12 (16.22%) JBoss
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle 10gAS
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) Confluence
4 2 (2.70%) Mule
4 2 (2.70%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) HTTP
2 5 (6.76%) Intranet
3 3 (4.05%) Skype
4 2 (2.70%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.76%) MySQL
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.41%) DB2
4 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.70%) DTS
5 2 (2.70%) GIS
5 2 (2.70%) OLAP
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) SoapUI
2 11 (14.86%) JUnit
3 10 (13.51%) Selenium
4 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (6.76%) PVCS
5 5 (6.76%) Subversion
5 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.41%) ClearQuest
6 4 (5.41%) Maven
7 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.05%) JBehave
7 3 (4.05%) JIRA
8 2 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (2.70%) FishEye
8 2 (2.70%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.70%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.70%) MorphX
8 2 (2.70%) TestNG
8 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Multimedia
3 9 (12.16%) Games
4 5 (6.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (51.35%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Java Developer
3 18 (24.32%) Analyst
3 18 (24.32%) Test Analyst
4 16 (21.62%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.51%) SQL Developer
6 9 (12.16%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (10.81%) C# Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Software Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (8.11%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (6.76%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (6.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Architect
11 4 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.76%) Web Services
2 28 (37.84%) REST
3 20 (27.03%) HTML
4 18 (24.32%) XML
5 17 (22.97%) CSS
6 16 (21.62%) .NET
6 16 (21.62%) Ajax
7 15 (20.27%) JSON
7 15 (20.27%) RESTful
8 13 (17.57%) Java EE
9 10 (13.51%) JSF
9 10 (13.51%) Node.js
9 10 (13.51%) SVG
10 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET
10 9 (12.16%) Spring
11 8 (10.81%) HTML5
12 7 (9.46%) Hibernate
13 6 (8.11%) CSS3
13 6 (8.11%) jQuery
14 5 (6.76%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.41%) Fintech
4 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
3 17 (22.97%) Test Scripting
4 15 (20.27%) Waterfall
5 12 (16.22%) SDLC
6 11 (14.86%) MVC
6 11 (14.86%) Test Strategy
7 9 (12.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.81%) Functional Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Migration
8 8 (10.81%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Software Delivery
9 7 (9.46%) BDD
9 7 (9.46%) Release Management
9 7 (9.46%) TDD
10 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.11%) OO
10 6 (8.11%) Project Management
10 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (66.22%) SQL
2 32 (43.24%) Java
3 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.92%) C#
5 10 (13.51%) Groovy
6 9 (12.16%) PHP
7 7 (9.46%) PL/SQL
8 5 (6.76%) C++
9 4 (5.41%) Ruby
9 4 (5.41%) Scala
9 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.70%) VB
10 2 (2.70%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) ISEB
1 13 (17.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (16.22%) Degree
3 8 (10.81%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.76%) Serena
4 4 (5.41%) Sybase
5 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
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