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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 81 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 23 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.71% 2.44% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.97% 6.35% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 20
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
463 425 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.35% 38.43% 46.19%
Number of salaries quoted 392 385 488
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
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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 -12 20 £35,000 -26.31% 7
North Wales - 1 £40,000 - 1
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (82.61%) Web Services
2 28 (60.87%) REST
3 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (50.00%) Java
5 21 (45.65%) XML
6 17 (36.96%) SQL
6 17 (36.96%) HTML
7 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
8 15 (32.61%) .NET
8 15 (32.61%) CSS
9 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 13 (28.26%) Finance
10 13 (28.26%) Scrum
11 12 (26.09%) MVC
11 12 (26.09%) C#
12 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
12 11 (23.91%) HTTP
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
13 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
13 10 (21.74%) HTML5
14 9 (19.57%) Advertising
15 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
15 8 (17.39%) Web Development
15 8 (17.39%) Degree
15 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (17.39%) BDD
16 7 (15.22%) PaaS
16 7 (15.22%) Big Data
16 7 (15.22%) Mobile Marketing
16 7 (15.22%) User Experience

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) ArcSDE
3 1 (2.17%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) PaaS
2 3 (6.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) HTTP
2 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) Big Data
4 5 (10.87%) Data Mining
5 4 (8.70%) MySQL
5 4 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.04%) Mercurial
2 6 (13.04%) Cucumber
2 6 (13.04%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) Selenium
4 3 (6.52%) Subversion
4 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.52%) JUnit
5 2 (4.35%) NetBeans
5 2 (4.35%) Maven
5 2 (4.35%) FitNesse
5 2 (4.35%) TestNG
5 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.17%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.17%) Ant
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Advertising
3 7 (15.22%) Marketing
4 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) QA Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Database Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.52%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.35%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (82.61%) Web Services
2 28 (60.87%) REST
3 21 (45.65%) XML
4 17 (36.96%) HTML
5 15 (32.61%) .NET
5 15 (32.61%) CSS
6 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
7 10 (21.74%) HTML5
8 7 (15.22%) Spring
9 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
9 5 (10.87%) jQuery
9 5 (10.87%) CSS3
10 4 (8.70%) LINQ
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.70%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (8.70%) Sass
10 4 (8.70%) LESS
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) GIS
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) UNIX
1 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Scrum
3 12 (26.09%) MVC
4 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
4 8 (17.39%) Web Development
4 8 (17.39%) BDD
5 7 (15.22%) Mobile Marketing
5 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.87%) Integration Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
7 5 (10.87%) OO
7 5 (10.87%) TDD
8 4 (8.70%) OOP
8 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.09%) C#
5 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.87%) PHP
7 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.70%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) Golang
8 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 4 (8.70%) SAP
4 3 (6.52%) Google
4 3 (6.52%) Facebook
4 3 (6.52%) Twitter
5 2 (4.35%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) ESRI
6 1 (2.17%) Zend
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) HP
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