The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 68 78 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -36
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 7 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.28% 0.63% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.07% 2.06% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
SOAP
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
228 194 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.53% 30.70% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 160 146 85
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SOAP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Watford region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Watford

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
1 15 (78.95%) Web Services
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) .NET
4 10 (52.63%) XML
4 10 (52.63%) OO
4 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
4 10 (52.63%) Spring
5 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 9 (47.37%) Subversion
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 9 (47.37%) Windows
5 9 (47.37%) C#
6 8 (42.11%) HTML
6 8 (42.11%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) Degree
6 8 (42.11%) MVC
6 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
6 8 (42.11%) RESTful
7 7 (36.84%) Finance
7 7 (36.84%) J2EE
7 7 (36.84%) Oracle
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 6 (31.58%) Maven
8 6 (31.58%) REST
9 5 (26.32%) XPath
9 5 (26.32%) Retail
9 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (26.32%) C

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
2 4 (21.05%) IPv4
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) JasperReports
3 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Subversion
2 6 (31.58%) Maven
3 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
4 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
5 3 (15.79%) JUnit
5 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 2 (10.53%) Log4j
6 2 (10.53%) Ant
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) Web Services
2 10 (52.63%) XML
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
2 10 (52.63%) Spring
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) RESTful
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) J2EE
6 6 (31.58%) REST
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) Servlets
7 5 (26.32%) Struts
7 5 (26.32%) XSLT
8 4 (21.05%) Ajax
8 4 (21.05%) JSON
8 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (15.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Web 2.0
4 1 (5.26%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
2 5 (26.32%) HPUX
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) AIX
3 3 (15.79%) Android
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) OO
2 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Web Design
5 3 (15.79%) OOP
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Commerce
5 3 (15.79%) Time Management
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (15.79%) Memory Management
5 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) C
5 5 (26.32%) XPath
6 3 (15.79%) C++
7 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Sybase
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Xamarin
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
4 2 (10.53%) Interwoven
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
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