The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 132 169 152
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -17
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 103 69 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.69% 1.17% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 3.17% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 72 58 69
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,645
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,250 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
SOAP
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2068 2174 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.86% 36.72% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1722 1957 1685
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,645
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

SOAP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SOAP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SOAP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Birmingham +23 46 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Staffordshire +6 23 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Coventry +18 17 £47,500 -5.94% 6
Walsall - 5 £75,000 -
Shropshire -9 4 £33,250 -21.76%
Herefordshire -7 3 £22,500 -57.14%
Worcestershire +6 2 £22,500 -30.76%
Warwickshire -5 2 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Wolverhampton - 2 £40,250 -
Solihull +15 1 £30,000 -29.41%
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 155 (75.61%) REST
2 137 (66.83%) Web Services
3 136 (66.34%) JavaScript
4 135 (65.85%) HTML
5 130 (63.41%) XML
6 109 (53.17%) Java
7 107 (52.20%) CSS
8 105 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
9 93 (45.37%) Git (software)
10 82 (40.00%) jQuery
11 75 (36.59%) Ajax
11 75 (36.59%) JSON
12 73 (35.61%) .NET
13 68 (33.17%) C#
14 67 (32.68%) SQL Server
15 65 (31.71%) MVC
16 64 (31.22%) ASP.NET
17 57 (27.80%) OO
17 57 (27.80%) Scrum
18 56 (27.32%) MySQL
18 56 (27.32%) SQL
19 50 (24.39%) Web Development
20 46 (22.44%) AngularJS
20 46 (22.44%) Mobile App
20 46 (22.44%) ServiceNow
21 41 (20.00%) Maven
22 40 (19.51%) Test Automation
23 39 (19.02%) J2EE
23 39 (19.02%) SOA
24 36 (17.56%) Ant

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 28 (13.66%) IIS
2 18 (8.78%) Apache
2 18 (8.78%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.34%) CMS
5 12 (5.85%) JBoss
6 9 (4.39%) nginx
7 8 (3.90%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.95%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.95%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.95%) WildFly
9 3 (1.46%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.98%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.98%) CICS
10 2 (0.98%) Mule
11 1 (0.49%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.49%) Facebook Platform
11 1 (0.49%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Office
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.85%) Eloqua
2 9 (4.39%) Magento
3 6 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.95%) Exstream
6 3 (1.46%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.49%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.32%) Sage Pay
3 12 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.90%) CloudFront
6 6 (2.93%) GitHub
7 5 (2.44%) IaaS
7 5 (2.44%) Office 365
8 4 (1.95%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.95%) PaaS
9 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.27%) SSL
2 11 (5.37%) HTTP
3 9 (4.39%) Internet
4 5 (2.44%) LDAP
5 1 (0.49%) DHCP
5 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (32.68%) SQL Server
2 56 (27.32%) MySQL
3 18 (8.78%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.83%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.37%) SQLite
6 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.46%) SAP HANA
9 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.98%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.49%) DB2
11 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.49%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 93 (45.37%) Git (software)
2 41 (20.00%) Maven
3 36 (17.56%) Ant
4 33 (16.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (14.63%) Eclipse
6 25 (12.20%) Subversion
6 25 (12.20%) Visual Studio
7 21 (10.24%) Jenkins
8 15 (7.32%) JUnit
9 14 (6.83%) Cucumber
10 13 (6.34%) Selenium
11 12 (5.85%) SoapUI
12 9 (4.39%) Mercurial
13 6 (2.93%) gulp
13 6 (2.93%) IntelliJ
13 6 (2.93%) TeamCity
13 6 (2.93%) Vagrant
14 5 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
15 4 (1.95%) Hudson
16 3 (1.46%) DbUnit
General
1 17 (8.29%) Finance
2 14 (6.83%) Marketing
3 12 (5.85%) Retail
4 3 (1.46%) Banking
5 2 (0.98%) Electronics
5 2 (0.98%) Local Government
5 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 142 (69.27%) Developer
2 40 (19.51%) .NET Developer
3 38 (18.54%) Senior Developer
4 29 (14.15%) ServiceNow Developer
5 25 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 24 (11.71%) Architect
7 23 (11.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (11.22%) Web Developer
8 21 (10.24%) Development Manager
9 17 (8.29%) C# Developer
10 14 (6.83%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (6.34%) Applications Developer
12 11 (5.37%) Android Developer
12 11 (5.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.37%) Mobile Developer
13 9 (4.39%) Analyst
13 9 (4.39%) Junior
13 9 (4.39%) Junior Developer
14 7 (3.41%) Web Applications Developer
14 7 (3.41%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (75.61%) REST
2 137 (66.83%) Web Services
3 135 (65.85%) HTML
4 130 (63.41%) XML
5 107 (52.20%) CSS
6 82 (40.00%) jQuery
7 75 (36.59%) Ajax
7 75 (36.59%) JSON
8 73 (35.61%) .NET
9 64 (31.22%) ASP.NET
10 46 (22.44%) AngularJS
11 39 (19.02%) J2EE
12 36 (17.56%) HTML5
13 31 (15.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (15.12%) WCF
14 29 (14.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (10.73%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (10.24%) Spring
17 20 (9.76%) XHTML
18 18 (8.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.44%) Mobile App
2 22 (10.73%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.85%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.37%) Social Media
5 10 (4.88%) e-Learning
6 8 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.44%) CMDB
7 5 (2.44%) Photography
8 4 (1.95%) Animation
8 4 (1.95%) User Experience
9 3 (1.46%) Blockchain
9 3 (1.46%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.46%) Fintech
10 2 (0.98%) PKI
11 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.49%) Clustering
11 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.49%) SCADA
11 1 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.15%) Android
2 27 (13.17%) Unix
3 22 (10.73%) Windows
4 20 (9.76%) Apple iOS
5 14 (6.83%) Linux
6 10 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (31.71%) MVC
3 57 (27.80%) OO
3 57 (27.80%) Scrum
4 50 (24.39%) Web Development
5 40 (19.51%) Test Automation
6 39 (19.02%) SOA
7 32 (15.61%) Mobile Application Development
8 31 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (15.12%) TDD
9 30 (14.63%) CRM
10 29 (14.15%) ITIL
10 29 (14.15%) SDLC
11 28 (13.66%) Mentoring
12 27 (13.17%) ITIL V3
13 26 (12.68%) Open Source
14 23 (11.22%) E-Commerce
15 22 (10.73%) SOLID
16 21 (10.24%) Service Management
17 20 (9.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 136 (66.34%) JavaScript
2 109 (53.17%) Java
3 68 (33.17%) C#
4 56 (27.32%) SQL
5 30 (14.63%) PHP
6 22 (10.73%) VB.NET
7 17 (8.29%) XPath
8 15 (7.32%) Ruby
9 14 (6.83%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.93%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.93%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.44%) Scala
12 4 (1.95%) Perl
13 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.98%) Python
15 1 (0.49%) C
15 1 (0.49%) C++
15 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.49%) VBScript
15 1 (0.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (6.34%) Degree
2 4 (1.95%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.98%) MCP
5 1 (0.49%) ISEB
5 1 (0.49%) OCA
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.73%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.90%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (2.44%) Docker
3 4 (1.95%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (7.80%) Puppet
2 6 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (22.44%) ServiceNow
2 28 (13.66%) Oracle
3 22 (10.73%) Microsoft
4 18 (8.78%) SAP
5 15 (7.32%) PayPal
5 15 (7.32%) WorldPay
6 11 (5.37%) Google
7 10 (4.88%) Zend
8 8 (3.90%) New Relic
9 6 (2.93%) webMethods
9 6 (2.93%) Xamarin
10 5 (2.44%) Talend
11 4 (1.95%) HP
11 4 (1.95%) IBM
12 3 (1.46%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.98%) BEA
14 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
14 1 (0.49%) Sage
14 1 (0.49%) Sybase
14 1 (0.49%) TIBCO
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits&Training
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Ortolan Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Capita plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 19 days ago