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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 169 145 141
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 53 66 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.95% 1.21% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 3.58% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 58 48
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2029 1844 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.23% 33.89% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1646 1669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -22 19 £38,750 -14.83% 2
Staffordshire -13 10 £42,500 -26.08%
Worcestershire +5 9 £30,000 -25.00%
Warwickshire +3 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Herefordshire - 4 £31,500 - 1
Coventry -9 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Wolverhampton -1 1 £37,500 +25.00%
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 85 (63.91%) XML
2 75 (56.39%) JavaScript
3 71 (53.38%) Web Services
4 65 (48.87%) SQL Server
5 64 (48.12%) HTML
6 62 (46.62%) Java
7 56 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (37.59%) MVC
9 47 (35.34%) CSS
10 46 (34.59%) C#
11 45 (33.83%) SQL
12 44 (33.08%) TDD
13 42 (31.58%) .NET
14 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
14 40 (30.08%) REST
15 39 (29.32%) jQuery
16 38 (28.57%) OO
17 37 (27.82%) Degree
18 35 (26.32%) Subversion
19 34 (25.56%) Ajax
19 34 (25.56%) Oracle
20 33 (24.81%) J2EE
21 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
22 28 (21.05%) PHP
23 27 (20.30%) Tomcat
23 27 (20.30%) WCF
24 26 (19.55%) Linux
25 22 (16.54%) JBoss
25 22 (16.54%) MySQL
25 22 (16.54%) Spring

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (20.30%) Tomcat
2 14 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 11 (8.27%) CMS
4 10 (7.52%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.52%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (6.77%) Apache
6 6 (4.51%) GlassFish
7 5 (3.76%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.01%) WordPress
9 3 (2.26%) IIS
10 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.50%) FileNet
10 2 (1.50%) LiveCycle
10 2 (1.50%) Joomla!
10 2 (1.50%) Drupal
10 2 (1.50%) Confluence
10 2 (1.50%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.75%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.75%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 19 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.76%) InfoPath
3 4 (3.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.02%) Internet
2 7 (5.26%) HTTP
3 6 (4.51%) DNS
4 3 (2.26%) SSL
4 3 (2.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.75%) Intranet
5 1 (0.75%) Extranet
5 1 (0.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (48.87%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.54%) MySQL
3 18 (13.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (12.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (9.77%) JasperReports
6 13 (9.77%) Relational Database
7 12 (9.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (9.02%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database
9 6 (4.51%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (26.32%) Subversion
2 20 (15.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (14.29%) Selenium
4 18 (13.53%) Maven
4 18 (13.53%) Eclipse
5 17 (12.78%) Jenkins
6 13 (9.77%) Visual Studio
6 13 (9.77%) FitNesse
7 9 (6.77%) Git (software)
8 6 (4.51%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.76%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.76%) JIRA
10 4 (3.01%) Hudson
10 4 (3.01%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.50%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.50%) LoadUI
11 2 (1.50%) jMock
11 2 (1.50%) JBehave
11 2 (1.50%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.50%) JUnit
General
1 11 (8.27%) Games
1 11 (8.27%) Retail
2 10 (7.52%) Finance
3 9 (6.77%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.51%) Marketing
5 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.01%) Banking
6 3 (2.26%) Advertising
6 3 (2.26%) Electronics
6 3 (2.26%) Local Government
7 1 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 96 (72.18%) Developer
2 30 (22.56%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.79%) PHP Developer
4 14 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.02%) .NET Developer
6 11 (8.27%) Consultant
7 10 (7.52%) Web Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
8 9 (6.77%) C# Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Software Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 8 (6.02%) CRM Developer
10 7 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
10 7 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (5.26%) BizTalk Developer
10 7 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (5.26%) Team Leader
10 7 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
10 7 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (63.91%) XML
2 71 (53.38%) Web Services
3 64 (48.12%) HTML
4 47 (35.34%) CSS
5 42 (31.58%) .NET
6 40 (30.08%) REST
7 39 (29.32%) jQuery
8 34 (25.56%) Ajax
9 33 (24.81%) J2EE
10 27 (20.30%) WCF
11 22 (16.54%) Spring
12 21 (15.79%) Hibernate
13 20 (15.04%) XSLT
14 19 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 17 (12.78%) JMS
15 17 (12.78%) JSON
15 17 (12.78%) HTML5
16 15 (11.28%) RESTful
16 15 (11.28%) .NET Framework
16 15 (11.28%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.02%) User Experience
2 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.51%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.76%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.01%) Open Source
5 4 (3.01%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.26%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.26%) DTV
6 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.50%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.55%) Linux
2 12 (9.02%) Windows
3 7 (5.26%) CentOS
4 6 (4.51%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.51%) Android
5 4 (3.01%) UNIX
6 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.26%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.59%) MVC
3 44 (33.08%) TDD
4 38 (28.57%) OO
5 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
6 19 (14.29%) OOP
7 14 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 13 (9.77%) CRM
9 12 (9.02%) Data Modelling
9 12 (9.02%) Scrum
9 12 (9.02%) Project Planning
10 10 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (7.52%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.77%) Logistics
12 8 (6.02%) Automated Testing
12 8 (6.02%) Workflow
13 7 (5.26%) Migration
13 7 (5.26%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.51%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 75 (56.39%) JavaScript
2 62 (46.62%) Java
3 46 (34.59%) C#
4 45 (33.83%) SQL
5 28 (21.05%) PHP
6 17 (12.78%) VB.NET
7 14 (10.53%) VB
8 13 (9.77%) PHP5
9 12 (9.02%) T-SQL
10 8 (6.02%) Groovy
11 5 (3.76%) C++
11 5 (3.76%) XPath
12 4 (3.01%) ActionScript
13 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.26%) VB6
14 2 (1.50%) Ruby
14 2 (1.50%) Python
14 2 (1.50%) Scala
14 2 (1.50%) Clojure
15 1 (0.75%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 37 (27.82%) Degree
2 10 (7.52%) SC Cleared
2 10 (7.52%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.02%) MCITP
4 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
2 34 (25.56%) Oracle
3 22 (16.54%) JBoss
4 12 (9.02%) CheckPoint
5 11 (8.27%) Zend
6 7 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.51%) SAP
8 3 (2.26%) IBM
8 3 (2.26%) Facebook
9 2 (1.50%) Twitter
9 2 (1.50%) Adobe
10 1 (0.75%) Motorola
10 1 (0.75%) webMethods
10 1 (0.75%) Open Text
10 1 (0.75%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby
Experian
Salary: £Competitve + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham City University
Salary: £29,559 - £32,101 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago