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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 149 176 134
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -42
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 83 34 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.47% 0.68% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.56% 1.92% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 78 31 51
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
1822 1772 1484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.19% 35.65% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1605 1274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 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
Birmingham +28 45 £40,000 -30.43% 6
Staffordshire +9 12 £45,000 -28.00% 3
Shropshire +12 7 £34,000 +11.47% 1
Solihull +10 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Worcestershire -1 5 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Coventry -11 2 £43,250 -9.89%
Walsall - 2 £82,500 -
Warwickshire -18 1 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £35,000 - 2
Herefordshire - 1 £60,000 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 111 (67.68%) REST
2 109 (66.46%) Web Services
3 100 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (52.44%) XML
5 79 (48.17%) Git (software)
6 68 (41.46%) HTML
6 68 (41.46%) JavaScript
7 65 (39.63%) jQuery
8 62 (37.80%) Scrum
9 58 (35.37%) CSS
10 53 (32.32%) SQL
11 50 (30.49%) PHP
11 50 (30.49%) JSON
12 47 (28.66%) MySQL
12 47 (28.66%) E-Commerce
13 46 (28.05%) Open Source
14 45 (27.44%) Apache
14 45 (27.44%) C#
14 45 (27.44%) SQL Server
15 42 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
16 41 (25.00%) Java
16 41 (25.00%) LAMP
16 41 (25.00%) Symfony
17 39 (23.78%) MVC
17 39 (23.78%) Linux
18 38 (23.17%) Line Management
18 38 (23.17%) Coaching
19 37 (22.56%) Magento
19 37 (22.56%) .NET
20 36 (21.95%) Zend

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 45 (27.44%) Apache
2 35 (21.34%) nginx
3 21 (12.80%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (6.10%) JBoss
4 10 (6.10%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.66%) Mule
7 5 (3.05%) Node.js
8 4 (2.44%) IIS
9 3 (1.83%) CMS
9 3 (1.83%) Drupal
9 3 (1.83%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.83%) WordPress
10 2 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.61%) CICS
11 1 (0.61%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 37 (22.56%) Magento
2 4 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.61%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (21.95%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (21.34%) CloudFront
4 12 (7.32%) Google Apps
5 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.22%) GitHub
8 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.61%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.61%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 35 (21.34%) Internet
2 10 (6.10%) DNS
3 9 (5.49%) Firewall
4 8 (4.88%) HTTP
5 2 (1.22%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.22%) SSL
6 1 (0.61%) FTP
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (28.66%) MySQL
2 45 (27.44%) SQL Server
3 17 (10.37%) MongoDB
4 14 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.49%) Pentaho
5 9 (5.49%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.88%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.66%) Big Data
7 6 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (3.66%) Data Mart
7 6 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.66%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.66%) OLAP
7 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (3.66%) Power BI
7 6 (3.66%) Snowflake Schema
7 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.66%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 79 (48.17%) Git (software)
2 29 (17.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (17.68%) Visual Studio
3 23 (14.02%) Jenkins
4 22 (13.41%) Cucumber
5 21 (12.80%) Selenium
6 20 (12.20%) Subversion
7 15 (9.15%) SoapUI
8 11 (6.71%) JUnit
8 11 (6.71%) Vagrant
9 10 (6.10%) Selenium IDE
9 10 (6.10%) SpecFlow
10 8 (4.88%) Ant
10 8 (4.88%) Hudson
10 8 (4.88%) JIRA
10 8 (4.88%) Mercurial
10 8 (4.88%) RSpec
10 8 (4.88%) WATIR
11 7 (4.27%) LSMW
12 6 (3.66%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (6.71%) Local Government
2 10 (6.10%) Retail
3 9 (5.49%) Finance
4 6 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.44%) Marketing
6 3 (1.83%) Electronics
6 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (52.44%) Developer
2 24 (14.63%) Analyst
3 21 (12.80%) Development Manager
4 18 (10.98%) Java Developer
4 18 (10.98%) Test Analyst
5 16 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 16 (9.76%) Web Development Manager
5 16 (9.76%) Web Manager
6 15 (9.15%) E-Commerce Manager
7 14 (8.54%) PHP Developer
7 14 (8.54%) PHP Development Manager
8 12 (7.32%) Architect
8 12 (7.32%) Software Developer
9 11 (6.71%) C# Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Agile Test Analyst
10 10 (6.10%) QA Analyst
10 10 (6.10%) QA Test Analyst
10 10 (6.10%) SAP Developer
11 9 (5.49%) .NET Developer
11 9 (5.49%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (67.68%) REST
2 109 (66.46%) Web Services
3 86 (52.44%) XML
4 68 (41.46%) HTML
5 65 (39.63%) jQuery
6 58 (35.37%) CSS
7 50 (30.49%) JSON
8 41 (25.00%) LAMP
8 41 (25.00%) Symfony
9 37 (22.56%) .NET
10 35 (21.34%) LEMP Stack
11 28 (17.07%) ASP.NET
12 24 (14.63%) WCF
13 23 (14.02%) XSLT
14 21 (12.80%) RESTful
15 18 (10.98%) Spring
16 16 (9.76%) Ajax
17 15 (9.15%) .NET Framework
17 15 (9.15%) HTML5
18 14 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.24%) Mobile App
2 11 (6.71%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.66%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.05%) DataPower
6 4 (2.44%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.83%) User Experience
8 2 (1.22%) Blog
8 2 (1.22%) Clustering
8 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.22%) W3C
9 1 (0.61%) Animation
9 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.78%) Linux
2 18 (10.98%) Unix
3 11 (6.71%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.49%) Ubuntu
5 7 (4.27%) Windows
6 6 (3.66%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (37.80%) Scrum
3 47 (28.66%) E-Commerce
4 46 (28.05%) Open Source
5 39 (23.78%) MVC
6 38 (23.17%) Coaching
6 38 (23.17%) Line Management
7 35 (21.34%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (20.73%) Software Testing
9 33 (20.12%) Workflow
10 32 (19.51%) Refactoring
11 31 (18.90%) DevOps
12 27 (16.46%) Web Development
13 26 (15.85%) Database Optimisation
13 26 (15.85%) Performance Optimisation
13 26 (15.85%) SOA
14 21 (12.80%) Mobile Application Development
15 19 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (11.59%) TDD
16 17 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 68 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 53 (32.32%) SQL
3 50 (30.49%) PHP
4 45 (27.44%) C#
5 41 (25.00%) Java
6 12 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 11 (6.71%) XPath
8 9 (5.49%) Ruby
9 8 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.88%) Perl
10 7 (4.27%) Scala
10 7 (4.27%) VB
11 5 (3.05%) ABAP
11 5 (3.05%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.44%) Python
13 3 (1.83%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.22%) C++
15 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (9.15%) Degree
2 8 (4.88%) ISTQB
2 8 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.46%) QA
2 9 (5.49%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (10.98%) Puppet
2 6 (3.66%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (21.95%) Google
1 36 (21.95%) Zend
2 35 (21.34%) New Relic
3 24 (14.63%) Oracle
4 17 (10.37%) Microsoft
5 15 (9.15%) SAP
6 9 (5.49%) Jaspersoft
6 9 (5.49%) Tableau
7 7 (4.27%) webMethods
8 5 (3.05%) IBM
9 4 (2.44%) Meridio
9 4 (2.44%) Sun
10 2 (1.22%) Talend
10 2 (1.22%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.61%) Apple
11 1 (0.61%) BEA
11 1 (0.61%) HP
11 1 (0.61%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.61%) WSO2
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Brierley Hill, West Midlands (County)
T.H. Baker
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days A/L + BH per annum, 40 Hrs p
Posted: 7 days ago
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
REPL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leamington Spa
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Tyresoft Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago