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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 46 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 61 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.37% 1.70% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.64% 5.19% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 23
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £21,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
524 424 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.56% 32.79% 42.24%
Number of salaries quoted 447 384 494
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,350
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +27 61 £35,000 +16.66% 10
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 57 (66.28%) Web Services
2 48 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (55.81%) REST
3 42 (48.84%) Java
4 38 (44.19%) SQL
5 37 (43.02%) Finance
6 28 (32.56%) XML
7 25 (29.07%) Spring
8 24 (27.91%) HTML
9 23 (26.74%) Oracle
9 23 (26.74%) Jenkins
10 22 (25.58%) OO
11 20 (23.26%) Degree
12 19 (22.09%) TDD
12 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
12 19 (22.09%) CSS
13 18 (20.93%) MVC
13 18 (20.93%) Maven
14 17 (19.77%) Scrum
15 16 (18.60%) C#
15 16 (18.60%) BDD
16 15 (17.44%) Java EE
16 15 (17.44%) HTML5
17 14 (16.28%) NoSQL
17 14 (16.28%) Hudson
17 14 (16.28%) Eclipse
17 14 (16.28%) NetBeans
17 14 (16.28%) Banking
18 13 (15.12%) Selenium
18 13 (15.12%) Telecoms

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (1.16%) IIS
1 1 (1.16%) JBoss
1 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.16%) ArcGIS
1 1 (1.16%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) HTTP
2 3 (3.49%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) NoSQL
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.14%) MySQL
4 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.16%) DB2
6 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (26.74%) Jenkins
2 18 (20.93%) Maven
3 14 (16.28%) Eclipse
3 14 (16.28%) NetBeans
3 14 (16.28%) Hudson
4 13 (15.12%) SoapUI
4 13 (15.12%) Selenium
5 10 (11.63%) Git (software)
5 10 (11.63%) Subversion
5 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
6 8 (9.30%) JMeter
7 7 (8.14%) ClearQuest
8 6 (6.98%) Mercurial
8 6 (6.98%) Cucumber
9 5 (5.81%) Ant
10 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (4.65%) MSTest
11 3 (3.49%) JBehave
11 3 (3.49%) JUnit
12 2 (2.33%) TestNG
General
1 37 (43.02%) Finance
2 14 (16.28%) Banking
3 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
4 10 (11.63%) Back Office
5 8 (9.30%) Retail
6 3 (3.49%) Advertising
6 3 (3.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (51.16%) Developer
2 24 (27.91%) Analyst
3 21 (24.42%) Test Analyst
4 16 (18.60%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Technical Architect
5 10 (11.63%) Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Lead Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Java Technical Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Java Architect
6 7 (8.14%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (6.98%) PHP Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.81%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Software Test Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) QA Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (66.28%) Web Services
2 48 (55.81%) REST
3 28 (32.56%) XML
4 25 (29.07%) Spring
5 24 (27.91%) HTML
6 19 (22.09%) CSS
7 15 (17.44%) Java EE
7 15 (17.44%) HTML5
8 12 (13.95%) .NET
9 8 (9.30%) JPA
10 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET
10 7 (8.14%) CSS3
10 7 (8.14%) Sass
10 7 (8.14%) LESS
10 7 (8.14%) Apache Camel
11 6 (6.98%) Backbone.js
11 6 (6.98%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.98%) Hibernate
11 6 (6.98%) JSON
12 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) User Experience
2 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Social Network
4 1 (1.16%) Social Media
4 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.16%) GIS
4 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.58%) OO
3 19 (22.09%) TDD
4 18 (20.93%) MVC
5 17 (19.77%) Scrum
6 16 (18.60%) BDD
7 11 (12.79%) Test Scripting
8 8 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.30%) Mobile Development
9 7 (8.14%) API Development
9 7 (8.14%) Functional Programming
9 7 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.14%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (8.14%) Software Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.98%) OO PHP
11 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) Java
2 38 (44.19%) SQL
3 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.60%) C#
5 9 (10.47%) Python
6 7 (8.14%) Ruby
6 7 (8.14%) PHP
7 4 (4.65%) Go
8 2 (2.33%) C++
8 2 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (23.26%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) ISEB
3 9 (10.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) Facebook
2 7 (8.14%) Twitter
3 6 (6.98%) Google
4 3 (3.49%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.33%) Apple
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) ESRI
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