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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 65 107 43
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -64
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 38 4 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.92% 0.29% 5.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.43% 0.80% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 4 51
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
451 503 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.67% 36.64% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 370 432 424
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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 +37 37 £36,500 -14.11% 7
North Wales - 1 £37,500 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 77 (62.10%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (59.68%) Web Services
3 72 (58.06%) Java
4 57 (45.97%) SQL
5 47 (37.90%) XML
5 47 (37.90%) REST
6 44 (35.48%) Spring
6 44 (35.48%) Finance
7 36 (29.03%) SoapUI
7 36 (29.03%) Degree
8 33 (26.61%) HTML
9 32 (25.81%) Oracle
9 32 (25.81%) SQL Server
10 27 (21.77%) JavaScript
10 27 (21.77%) Selenium
11 26 (20.97%) Subversion
12 25 (20.16%) CSS
12 25 (20.16%) Waterfall
13 24 (19.35%) ISEB
13 24 (19.35%) OO
14 22 (17.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 22 (17.74%) Ajax
15 21 (16.94%) PHP
16 20 (16.13%) Hibernate
16 20 (16.13%) JPA
16 20 (16.13%) HTML5
17 19 (15.32%) Test Scripting
17 19 (15.32%) OOP
18 18 (14.52%) MySQL
18 18 (14.52%) Software Engineering

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (12.90%) Apache
2 6 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.23%) CMS
3 4 (3.23%) Drupal
3 4 (3.23%) nginx
4 3 (2.42%) IIS
5 2 (1.61%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.81%) Mule
6 1 (0.81%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) HTTP
1 4 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (0.81%) LDAP
2 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.52%) MySQL
3 11 (8.87%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.06%) DB2
5 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.42%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) DTS
7 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (29.03%) SoapUI
2 27 (21.77%) Selenium
3 26 (20.97%) Subversion
4 17 (13.71%) Git (software)
4 17 (13.71%) Jenkins
5 15 (12.10%) JUnit
6 13 (10.48%) Cucumber
7 12 (9.68%) JBehave
8 10 (8.06%) Maven
9 9 (7.26%) ClearQuest
9 9 (7.26%) JMeter
10 7 (5.65%) Eclipse
11 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (4.03%) Hudson
12 5 (4.03%) JIRA
12 5 (4.03%) NetBeans
13 3 (2.42%) Ant
13 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
13 3 (2.42%) WebDriver
14 2 (1.61%) Mocha
General
1 44 (35.48%) Finance
2 14 (11.29%) Games
3 12 (9.68%) Advertising
4 5 (4.03%) Back Office
5 4 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (41.94%) Developer
2 49 (39.52%) Analyst
3 44 (35.48%) Test Analyst
4 32 (25.81%) Java Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Architect
5 14 (11.29%) Java Architect
5 14 (11.29%) Java Technical Architect
5 14 (11.29%) Technical Architect
6 13 (10.48%) Automation Analyst
6 13 (10.48%) Automation Test Analyst
7 12 (9.68%) Web Developer
8 10 (8.06%) PHP Developer
9 9 (7.26%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Web Architect
11 6 (4.84%) Software Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) Software Test Analyst
12 5 (4.03%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.03%) C++ Software Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Software Engineer
13 4 (3.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (59.68%) Web Services
2 47 (37.90%) REST
2 47 (37.90%) XML
3 44 (35.48%) Spring
4 33 (26.61%) HTML
5 25 (20.16%) CSS
6 22 (17.74%) Ajax
7 20 (16.13%) Hibernate
7 20 (16.13%) HTML5
7 20 (16.13%) JPA
8 17 (13.71%) CSS3
9 16 (12.90%) jQuery
10 14 (11.29%) JSON
11 12 (9.68%) RESTful
12 11 (8.87%) Java EE
13 9 (7.26%) Apache Camel
14 8 (6.45%) .NET
15 6 (4.84%) EJB
15 6 (4.84%) JDBC
16 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (0.81%) Fintech
4 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.90%) Windows
2 10 (8.06%) Unix
3 8 (6.45%) Linux
4 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.81%) CentOS
5 1 (0.81%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (62.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.16%) Waterfall
3 24 (19.35%) OO
4 19 (15.32%) OOP
4 19 (15.32%) Test Scripting
5 18 (14.52%) Software Engineering
6 17 (13.71%) SDLC
7 16 (12.90%) MVC
8 13 (10.48%) Non-Functional Testing
8 13 (10.48%) Web Development
9 12 (9.68%) Software Testing
9 12 (9.68%) Test Automation
10 11 (8.87%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (8.87%) Scrum
10 11 (8.87%) Web Design
11 9 (7.26%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (6.45%) Functional Testing
12 8 (6.45%) TDD
12 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (58.06%) Java
2 57 (45.97%) SQL
3 27 (21.77%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.94%) PHP
5 12 (9.68%) Ruby
6 8 (6.45%) C#
7 5 (4.03%) C++
8 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.61%) Python
9 1 (0.81%) Scala
9 1 (0.81%) VB
9 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (29.03%) Degree
2 24 (19.35%) ISEB
3 22 (17.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (8.06%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.03%) HND
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (10.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (25.81%) Oracle
2 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.87%) Adobe
4 6 (4.84%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.03%) Sybase
6 2 (1.61%) Rally
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