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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 150 151 128
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 64 51 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 0.93% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.19% 2.68% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 46 52
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -7.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -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
2007 1904 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.81% 34.89% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1695 1658
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +10 26 £38,750 -15.76% 1
Staffordshire -7 12 £30,000 -38.14%
Worcestershire -1 9 £30,000 -20.00%
Herefordshire - 4 £31,500 -
Warwickshire +9 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Coventry +2 3 £45,000 +14.64%
Solihull - 3 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton +2 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £28,000 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 91 (61.49%) XML
2 83 (56.08%) JavaScript
3 79 (53.38%) Web Services
4 72 (48.65%) Java
5 71 (47.97%) HTML
6 65 (43.92%) SQL Server
7 54 (36.49%) CSS
8 53 (35.81%) MVC
9 52 (35.14%) REST
10 48 (32.43%) C#
10 48 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (32.43%) TDD
11 46 (31.08%) SQL
11 46 (31.08%) .NET
12 44 (29.73%) jQuery
13 43 (29.05%) Degree
14 41 (27.70%) Oracle
15 40 (27.03%) PHP
15 40 (27.03%) Ajax
16 39 (26.35%) OO
17 37 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 37 (25.00%) Subversion
18 35 (23.65%) J2EE
18 35 (23.65%) Unit Testing
19 33 (22.30%) Linux
20 32 (21.62%) MySQL
21 28 (18.92%) Tomcat
22 27 (18.24%) WCF
23 24 (16.22%) Selenium
23 24 (16.22%) OOP

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 28 (18.92%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.14%) CMS
3 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
4 11 (7.43%) WebSphere
5 10 (6.76%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (6.76%) Apache
6 8 (5.41%) WordPress
7 6 (4.05%) GlassFish
8 5 (3.38%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.70%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (2.03%) Joomla!
10 3 (2.03%) Drupal
10 3 (2.03%) IIS
11 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.35%) FileNet
11 2 (1.35%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.35%) LiveCycle
11 2 (1.35%) Confluence
12 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.76%) Photoshop
3 5 (3.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.03%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.03%) Magento
2 3 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.11%) Internet
2 7 (4.73%) HTTP
3 6 (4.05%) DNS
4 4 (2.70%) Extranet
4 4 (2.70%) Intranet
5 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.68%) SSL
6 1 (0.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (43.92%) SQL Server
2 32 (21.62%) MySQL
3 20 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (12.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (11.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (9.46%) Relational Database
7 13 (8.78%) JasperReports
8 12 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (5.41%) Oracle Database
10 6 (4.05%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
13 2 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (25.00%) Subversion
2 24 (16.22%) Selenium
3 23 (15.54%) Maven
4 22 (14.86%) Jenkins
5 21 (14.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (11.49%) Git (software)
6 17 (11.49%) Eclipse
7 13 (8.78%) Visual Studio
7 13 (8.78%) FitNesse
8 11 (7.43%) Cucumber
9 9 (6.08%) Hudson
10 7 (4.73%) TeamCity
10 7 (4.73%) JBehave
11 6 (4.05%) JIRA
12 4 (2.70%) SoapUI
13 2 (1.35%) SpecFlow
13 2 (1.35%) LoadUI
13 2 (1.35%) jMock
13 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.35%) JUnit
General
1 12 (8.11%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Games
3 9 (6.08%) Retail
4 7 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.70%) Billing
5 4 (2.70%) Marketing
6 3 (2.03%) Local Government
6 3 (2.03%) Banking
6 3 (2.03%) Advertising
6 3 (2.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 107 (72.30%) Developer
2 33 (22.30%) Java Developer
3 27 (18.24%) PHP Developer
4 16 (10.81%) Web Developer
5 15 (10.14%) Senior Developer
6 14 (9.46%) Applications Developer
7 12 (8.11%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.76%) Consultant
8 10 (6.76%) PHP Web Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.08%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Junior Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Graduate
10 8 (5.41%) Junior
10 8 (5.41%) Analyst
10 8 (5.41%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (5.41%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (61.49%) XML
2 79 (53.38%) Web Services
3 71 (47.97%) HTML
4 54 (36.49%) CSS
5 52 (35.14%) REST
6 46 (31.08%) .NET
7 44 (29.73%) jQuery
8 40 (27.03%) Ajax
9 35 (23.65%) J2EE
10 27 (18.24%) WCF
11 24 (16.22%) XSLT
12 23 (15.54%) Spring
13 22 (14.86%) Hibernate
14 20 (13.51%) JSON
14 20 (13.51%) HTML5
15 19 (12.84%) ASP.NET
16 18 (12.16%) JMS
17 16 (10.81%) LAMP
17 16 (10.81%) XHTML
17 16 (10.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.05%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.38%) Internet of Things
3 5 (3.38%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.38%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.70%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.70%) Open Source
5 3 (2.03%) DTV
5 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.35%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.68%) W3C
7 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.30%) Linux
2 12 (8.11%) Windows
3 7 (4.73%) CentOS
4 6 (4.05%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.05%) Android
4 6 (4.05%) UNIX
5 3 (2.03%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.03%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.81%) MVC
2 48 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.43%) TDD
3 39 (26.35%) OO
4 35 (23.65%) Unit Testing
5 24 (16.22%) OOP
6 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
7 14 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (9.46%) Multithreading
8 13 (8.78%) CRM
8 13 (8.78%) Scrum
9 12 (8.11%) E-Commerce
9 12 (8.11%) Data Modelling
9 12 (8.11%) Project Planning
9 12 (8.11%) Automated Testing
10 9 (6.08%) Logistics
11 8 (5.41%) Workflow
11 8 (5.41%) System Testing
12 7 (4.73%) Migration
13 6 (4.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 83 (56.08%) JavaScript
2 72 (48.65%) Java
3 48 (32.43%) C#
4 46 (31.08%) SQL
5 40 (27.03%) PHP
6 17 (11.49%) VB.NET
7 14 (9.46%) VB
8 13 (8.78%) PHP5
9 12 (8.11%) T-SQL
10 8 (5.41%) ActionScript
10 8 (5.41%) Python
10 8 (5.41%) Ruby
10 8 (5.41%) Groovy
11 7 (4.73%) C++
12 5 (3.38%) XPath
13 4 (2.70%) ActionScript 3.0
14 3 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.03%) VB6
15 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 43 (29.05%) Degree
2 9 (6.08%) SC Cleared
2 9 (6.08%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (27.70%) Oracle
2 37 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (16.22%) JBoss
4 12 (8.11%) CheckPoint
4 12 (8.11%) Zend
5 7 (4.73%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.05%) SAP
7 4 (2.70%) Facebook
8 3 (2.03%) Google
8 3 (2.03%) IBM
9 2 (1.35%) Adobe
9 2 (1.35%) Twitter
9 2 (1.35%) VMware
10 1 (0.68%) Motorola
10 1 (0.68%) webMethods
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