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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 55 44 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 5 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.89% 5.02% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.59% 10.32% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 1
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
109 252 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.40% 48.65% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 88 170 126
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 12 February 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) REST
2 12 (85.71%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (57.14%) Subversion
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) IBM
5 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
5 6 (42.86%) Spring
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
6 5 (35.71%) SOA
6 5 (35.71%) JMS
6 5 (35.71%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Middleware
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (35.71%) EJB
6 5 (35.71%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) XSLT
7 4 (28.57%) Struts
7 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (28.57%) OO
7 4 (28.57%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) Internet
7 4 (28.57%) Finance

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (21.43%) CMS
3 3 (21.43%) MQSeries
3 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
4 2 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) DB2
4 2 (14.29%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Subversion
2 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) Ant
3 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
3 3 (21.43%) JUnit
3 3 (21.43%) Log4j
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) Mockito
5 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) REST
2 12 (85.71%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) J2EE
5 6 (42.86%) Spring
6 5 (35.71%) EJB
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) JMS
6 5 (35.71%) Middleware
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 4 (28.57%) JSON
7 4 (28.57%) Struts
7 4 (28.57%) XHTML
7 4 (28.57%) XSLT
8 3 (21.43%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (21.43%) Java EE
8 3 (21.43%) JAX-RS
8 3 (21.43%) JAX-WS
8 3 (21.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) DataPower
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) HPUX
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (21.43%) Application Rationalisation
4 3 (21.43%) EAI
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) RUP
4 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Interwoven
3 2 (14.29%) ATG
3 2 (14.29%) Blue Martini
3 2 (14.29%) Elastic Path
3 2 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Talend
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago