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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 68 49 78
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +29
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 35 60 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.60% 4.35% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.23% 11.49% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 21
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
484 522 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.91% 37.85% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 436 447 386
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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 -14 33 £40,000 +14.28% 3
West Wales - 2 £32,500 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 58 (73.42%) SQL
2 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (59.49%) Java
4 42 (53.16%) Web Services
5 37 (46.84%) REST
6 22 (27.85%) Finance
7 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
7 20 (25.32%) Oracle
8 19 (24.05%) HTML
8 19 (24.05%) JUnit
8 19 (24.05%) CSS
8 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
9 18 (22.78%) Spring
9 18 (22.78%) XML
9 18 (22.78%) SoapUI
9 18 (22.78%) Ajax
9 18 (22.78%) Java EE
9 18 (22.78%) JSON
10 16 (20.25%) RESTful
10 16 (20.25%) .NET
10 16 (20.25%) JBoss
11 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
11 15 (18.99%) Hibernate
11 15 (18.99%) MongoDB
12 13 (16.46%) QA
12 13 (16.46%) JSF
12 13 (16.46%) C#
13 12 (15.19%) Waterfall
14 11 (13.92%) BDD
14 11 (13.92%) Node.js

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 16 (20.25%) JBoss
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle 10gAS
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (5.06%) Mule
3 4 (5.06%) Mule ESB
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.53%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) Confluence
5 1 (1.27%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) HTTP
1 5 (6.33%) Intranet
2 3 (3.80%) Skype
3 1 (1.27%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) MongoDB
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.33%) MySQL
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.80%) DB2
5 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.53%) DTS
6 2 (2.53%) GIS
6 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.53%) OLAP
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (24.05%) JUnit
2 18 (22.78%) SoapUI
3 10 (12.66%) Selenium
4 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.86%) Maven
5 7 (8.86%) Subversion
6 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
6 6 (7.59%) IntelliJ
6 6 (7.59%) TestNG
7 5 (6.33%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (6.33%) PVCS
7 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
8 4 (5.06%) ClearQuest
9 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.80%) JBehave
9 3 (3.80%) JIRA
10 2 (2.53%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (2.53%) FishEye
10 2 (2.53%) MorphX
10 2 (2.53%) Ranorex
General
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Multimedia
3 8 (10.13%) Games
4 4 (5.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (64.56%) Developer
2 32 (40.51%) Java Developer
3 22 (27.85%) Senior Developer
4 13 (16.46%) SQL Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Analyst
5 12 (15.19%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Test Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) .NET Developer
8 7 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.86%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Java Scala Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Scala Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Applications Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Architect
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Applications Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (53.16%) Web Services
2 37 (46.84%) REST
3 19 (24.05%) CSS
3 19 (24.05%) HTML
4 18 (22.78%) Ajax
4 18 (22.78%) Java EE
4 18 (22.78%) JSON
4 18 (22.78%) Spring
4 18 (22.78%) XML
5 16 (20.25%) .NET
5 16 (20.25%) RESTful
6 15 (18.99%) Hibernate
7 13 (16.46%) JSF
8 11 (13.92%) Node.js
8 11 (13.92%) SVG
9 9 (11.39%) JPA
9 9 (11.39%) jQuery
10 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
11 6 (7.59%) Apache Camel
11 6 (7.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.86%) Fintech
4 2 (2.53%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
3 12 (15.19%) Waterfall
4 11 (13.92%) BDD
4 11 (13.92%) MVC
4 11 (13.92%) SDLC
5 9 (11.39%) Static Code Analysis
5 9 (11.39%) TDD
5 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
5 9 (11.39%) User Stories
6 8 (10.13%) Test Strategy
7 7 (8.86%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.59%) Project Management
8 6 (7.59%) Release Management
8 6 (7.59%) Scrum
8 6 (7.59%) Software Delivery
8 6 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 58 (73.42%) SQL
2 47 (59.49%) Java
3 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.46%) C#
5 11 (13.92%) Groovy
6 9 (11.39%) Scala
7 8 (10.13%) PHP
7 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.06%) C++
8 4 (5.06%) Ruby
9 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.53%) X++
11 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) ISEB
2 7 (8.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Oracle
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.33%) Serena
4 3 (3.80%) Sybase
5 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.27%) Rally
6 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
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