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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 62 42 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 6 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.10% 4.70% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 9.78% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 4
Average salary £47,500 £31,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,500 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
147 184 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.07% 48.04% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 98 142 84
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) Content Management
4 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (30.00%) WCF
6 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (30.00%) System Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (10.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Log4j
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) Servlets
5 2 (20.00%) Struts
5 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (10.00%) Online Games
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) HPUX
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Content Management
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) XPath
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) Ruby
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Interwoven
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
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