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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
UK / Wales
Rank 48 64 99
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +35
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 46 41 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.31% 3.01% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.70% 8.47% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 6
Median salary £50,000 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £26,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
474 484 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 44.38% 35.51% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 404 397 422
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +10 31 £50,000 +36.98%
Mid Wales - 10 - -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 79 (71.17%) Java
2 70 (63.06%) REST
3 69 (62.16%) SQL
4 65 (58.56%) Web Services
5 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (50.45%) Spring
7 46 (41.44%) Finance
8 44 (39.64%) Hibernate
9 30 (27.03%) XML
9 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
9 30 (27.03%) Degree
10 26 (23.42%) Mentoring
11 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
11 25 (22.52%) .NET
11 25 (22.52%) HTML
12 24 (21.62%) Oracle
12 24 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (18.92%) RESTful
13 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
14 20 (18.02%) Maven
14 20 (18.02%) C#
14 20 (18.02%) Ajax
14 20 (18.02%) JSON
15 18 (16.22%) jQuery
16 17 (15.32%) CSS
17 16 (14.41%) ETL
17 16 (14.41%) Eclipse
17 16 (14.41%) Data Integration
18 14 (12.61%) J2EE
19 13 (11.71%) ITIL

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 (10.81%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.01%) JBoss
3 8 (7.21%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (5.41%) Apache
5 5 (4.50%) ColdFusion
5 5 (4.50%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.70%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.70%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.70%) IIS
7 2 (1.80%) CMS
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.90%) Compiere
3 1 (0.90%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.81%) MongoDB
2 12 (10.81%) MySQL
3 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.41%) Big Data
4 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.70%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.70%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.70%) HBase
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.70%) Presto
7 3 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.80%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 20 (18.02%) Maven
2 16 (14.41%) Eclipse
3 12 (10.81%) Subversion
4 10 (9.01%) Jenkins
5 9 (8.11%) JUnit
6 8 (7.21%) SoapUI
7 6 (5.41%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.41%) NetBeans
8 5 (4.50%) Toad
9 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.70%) Ant
10 3 (2.70%) Artifactory
10 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.70%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.70%) JMeter
11 2 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.80%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.90%) Gradle
12 1 (0.90%) Selenium
12 1 (0.90%) TestNG
General
1 46 (41.44%) Finance
2 9 (8.11%) Advertising
3 7 (6.31%) Multimedia
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (67.57%) Developer
2 63 (56.76%) Java Developer
3 28 (25.23%) Senior Developer
4 26 (23.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (18.92%) Analyst
6 10 (9.01%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (9.01%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 10 (9.01%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 10 (9.01%) Solutions Analyst
6 10 (9.01%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Business Systems Analyst
7 8 (7.21%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.31%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Agile Developer
10 5 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (63.06%) REST
2 65 (58.56%) Web Services
3 56 (50.45%) Spring
4 44 (39.64%) Hibernate
5 30 (27.03%) XML
6 25 (22.52%) .NET
6 25 (22.52%) HTML
7 21 (18.92%) RESTful
8 20 (18.02%) Ajax
8 20 (18.02%) JSON
9 18 (16.22%) jQuery
10 17 (15.32%) CSS
11 14 (12.61%) J2EE
12 13 (11.71%) JPA
13 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET
14 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (8.11%) Java EE
16 8 (7.21%) Apache Camel
16 8 (7.21%) JSF
16 8 (7.21%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.71%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.41%) User Experience
6 4 (3.60%) Fintech
6 4 (3.60%) Social Media
7 2 (1.80%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.50%) Unix
2 2 (1.80%) Android
2 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.42%) Mentoring
3 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
4 16 (14.41%) Data Integration
4 16 (14.41%) ETL
5 13 (11.71%) ITIL
6 11 (9.91%) Project Management
6 11 (9.91%) System Testing
7 10 (9.01%) MVC
8 8 (7.21%) Business Process Improvement
8 8 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.21%) Process Improvement
8 8 (7.21%) Scrum
9 7 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.31%) Migration
9 7 (6.31%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.31%) Web Development
10 6 (5.41%) OO
10 6 (5.41%) TDD
10 6 (5.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 79 (71.17%) Java
2 69 (62.16%) SQL
3 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.02%) C#
5 8 (7.21%) Groovy
5 8 (7.21%) PHP
6 7 (6.31%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.50%) Python
7 5 (4.50%) Scala
8 3 (2.70%) Apex Code
8 3 (2.70%) SOQL
9 1 (0.90%) ABAP
9 1 (0.90%) C
9 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (27.03%) Degree
2 12 (10.81%) HND
3 5 (4.50%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.60%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) Ansible
1 2 (1.80%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.90%) Kibana
2 1 (0.90%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (21.62%) Oracle
2 8 (7.21%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (3.60%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.70%) IBM
7 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.90%) Remedy
8 1 (0.90%) SAP
8 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + company benefits
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