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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 70 82 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 29 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.23% 1.60% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.78% 5.08% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 36
Median salary £36,000 £35,684 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% -28.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
428 453 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.97% 31.52% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 386 365 402
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,386 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £50,000
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +17 29 £36,000 +0.88%
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (59.49%) SQL
3 40 (50.63%) Web Services
4 34 (43.04%) Java
5 32 (40.51%) REST
6 30 (37.97%) SoapUI
7 28 (35.44%) Finance
8 24 (30.38%) Test Scripting
9 20 (25.32%) Software Engineering
10 18 (22.78%) ISEB
10 18 (22.78%) XML
11 17 (21.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 16 (20.25%) Oracle
13 15 (18.99%) C#
13 15 (18.99%) SDLC
14 14 (17.72%) Selenium
14 14 (17.72%) Test Strategy
14 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
14 14 (17.72%) HTML
14 14 (17.72%) Degree
15 13 (16.46%) .NET
15 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (15.19%) Waterfall
16 12 (15.19%) QA
16 12 (15.19%) JSON
17 11 (13.92%) Java EE
17 11 (13.92%) Ajax
17 11 (13.92%) ISTQB
17 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
17 11 (13.92%) CSS

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 10 (12.66%) JBoss
2 2 (2.53%) Confluence
2 2 (2.53%) Mule
2 2 (2.53%) Mule ESB
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.27%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) Skype
3 2 (2.53%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.59%) MySQL
4 5 (6.33%) DB2
4 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (37.97%) SoapUI
2 14 (17.72%) Selenium
3 11 (13.92%) JUnit
4 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.86%) Subversion
6 5 (6.33%) JBehave
7 4 (5.06%) ClearQuest
7 4 (5.06%) Maven
8 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.80%) JIRA
8 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.53%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (2.53%) FishEye
9 2 (2.53%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.53%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.53%) TestNG
10 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.27%) JMeter
10 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Games
3 8 (10.13%) Multimedia
4 6 (7.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Developer
2 29 (36.71%) Analyst
3 28 (35.44%) Test Analyst
4 17 (21.52%) Java Developer
5 14 (17.72%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.66%) .NET Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Automation Test Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (11.39%) C# Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Software Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (7.59%) SQL Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.33%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Test Leader
10 5 (6.33%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) Web Services
2 32 (40.51%) REST
3 18 (22.78%) XML
4 14 (17.72%) HTML
5 13 (16.46%) .NET
6 12 (15.19%) JSON
7 11 (13.92%) Ajax
7 11 (13.92%) CSS
7 11 (13.92%) Java EE
8 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
8 10 (12.66%) Spring
9 8 (10.13%) Hibernate
9 8 (10.13%) JSF
9 8 (10.13%) Node.js
9 8 (10.13%) RESTful
9 8 (10.13%) SVG
10 5 (6.33%) JPA
10 5 (6.33%) WSDL
11 4 (5.06%) Apache Camel
12 3 (3.80%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.80%) Fintech
4 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) Unix
2 5 (6.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.38%) Test Scripting
3 20 (25.32%) Software Engineering
4 15 (18.99%) SDLC
5 14 (17.72%) Test Strategy
6 12 (15.19%) Waterfall
7 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (12.66%) Functional Testing
8 10 (12.66%) Migration
8 10 (12.66%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (12.66%) Software Delivery
9 7 (8.86%) BDD
9 7 (8.86%) MVC
9 7 (8.86%) Release Management
9 7 (8.86%) TDD
9 7 (8.86%) Test Automation
10 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (6.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (59.49%) SQL
2 34 (43.04%) Java
3 15 (18.99%) C#
4 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.13%) Groovy
6 6 (7.59%) C++
6 6 (7.59%) Ruby
7 5 (6.33%) PHP
8 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.80%) Scala
10 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) ISEB
2 17 (21.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (17.72%) Degree
4 11 (13.92%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.53%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Sybase
3 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.27%) Rally