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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 100 143 189
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +46
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 123 80 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.51% 1.57% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.07% 4.76% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 89 71 32
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
1739 1680 1719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.47% 32.92% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1455 1581
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,720
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -31 28 £45,500 +7.05% 7
Coventry +32 25 £37,000 -15.90% 2
Warwickshire +32 17 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Staffordshire +9 14 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Shropshire -8 12 £52,387 +54.07% 2
Herefordshire - 10 £24,000 -
Worcestershire - 10 £24,000 - 2
Solihull -6 5 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Dudley - 3 £37,500 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 147 (61.25%) Web Services
2 143 (59.58%) REST
3 142 (59.17%) JavaScript
4 115 (47.92%) HTML
5 99 (41.25%) Java
6 98 (40.83%) CSS
7 97 (40.42%) Agile Software Development
8 96 (40.00%) XML
9 94 (39.17%) MVC
10 88 (36.67%) .NET
11 86 (35.83%) jQuery
12 83 (34.58%) C#
13 67 (27.92%) Mentoring
14 63 (26.25%) SQL
15 62 (25.83%) SDLC
15 62 (25.83%) Git (software)
15 62 (25.83%) HTML5
16 61 (25.42%) ASP.NET
17 57 (23.75%) Scrum
18 56 (23.33%) Ajax
19 52 (21.67%) TDD
19 52 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
20 51 (21.25%) SQL Server
21 50 (20.83%) Linux
22 48 (20.00%) PHP
22 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
22 48 (20.00%) AngularJS
23 47 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
23 47 (19.58%) RESTful
24 46 (19.17%) OO

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 23 (9.58%) SharePoint
2 20 (8.33%) Apache
3 14 (5.83%) lighttpd
4 10 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.33%) JBoss
5 8 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.92%) CMS
6 7 (2.92%) IIS
6 7 (2.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.67%) WordPress
9 3 (1.25%) Drupal
10 2 (0.83%) WildFly
11 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.42%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (8.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.92%) Shopify
3 4 (1.67%) Magento
4 2 (0.83%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 47 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.00%) IaaS
4 11 (4.58%) Office 365
5 8 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.33%) GitHub
6 3 (1.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.42%) Force.com
7 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.50%) HTTP
2 14 (5.83%) ATM
3 9 (3.75%) LDAP
4 7 (2.92%) Intranet
5 2 (0.83%) FTP
5 2 (0.83%) Internet
5 2 (0.83%) SSL
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.08%) MySQL
3 23 (9.58%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.75%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.50%) DB2
9 6 (2.50%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.67%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.25%) GIS
11 3 (1.25%) Riak
12 2 (0.83%) Big Data
13 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.42%) Spatial Data
13 1 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 62 (25.83%) Git (software)
2 39 (16.25%) Visual Studio
3 26 (10.83%) JUnit
3 26 (10.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (10.42%) Subversion
5 23 (9.58%) Selenium
6 21 (8.75%) Cucumber
7 18 (7.50%) Jenkins
8 16 (6.67%) Mercurial
9 15 (6.25%) SoapUI
10 13 (5.42%) Xcode
11 11 (4.58%) CruiseControl
11 11 (4.58%) Maven
12 8 (3.33%) Ant
12 8 (3.33%) DbUnit
12 8 (3.33%) jMock
12 8 (3.33%) Mockito
12 8 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (3.33%) PHPUnit
12 8 (3.33%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 34 (14.17%) Finance
2 19 (7.92%) Marketing
3 3 (1.25%) Back Office
4 2 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 167 (69.58%) Developer
2 43 (17.92%) Java Developer
3 41 (17.08%) .NET Developer
4 37 (15.42%) Senior Developer
5 27 (11.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 26 (10.83%) Junior
7 25 (10.42%) PHP Developer
8 24 (10.00%) Junior Developer
9 20 (8.33%) C# Developer
10 19 (7.92%) Angular Developer
11 18 (7.50%) Consultant
12 17 (7.08%) HTML Developer
13 16 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
13 16 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
13 16 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 16 (6.67%) Web Developer
14 14 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
15 13 (5.42%) Infrastructure Consultant
15 13 (5.42%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (61.25%) Web Services
2 143 (59.58%) REST
3 115 (47.92%) HTML
4 98 (40.83%) CSS
5 96 (40.00%) XML
6 88 (36.67%) .NET
7 86 (35.83%) jQuery
8 62 (25.83%) HTML5
9 61 (25.42%) ASP.NET
10 56 (23.33%) Ajax
11 48 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 47 (19.58%) RESTful
13 43 (17.92%) JSON
14 32 (13.33%) Spring
15 30 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (10.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (10.00%) XSLT
18 21 (8.75%) .NET Framework
18 21 (8.75%) Middleware
18 21 (8.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.75%) Public Cloud
2 15 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.83%) Social Media
4 12 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.75%) N-Tier
6 8 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.92%) e-Learning
7 7 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.92%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (2.50%) CMDB
9 5 (2.08%) Fintech
9 5 (2.08%) W3C
10 3 (1.25%) Replication
11 1 (0.42%) AS400
11 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.42%) Derivative
11 1 (0.42%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.42%) LLPG
11 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.83%) Linux
2 26 (10.83%) Windows
3 22 (9.17%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.00%) Unix
5 9 (3.75%) Android
6 7 (2.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (40.42%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (39.17%) MVC
3 67 (27.92%) Mentoring
4 62 (25.83%) SDLC
5 57 (23.75%) Scrum
6 52 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (21.67%) TDD
7 46 (19.17%) OO
8 43 (17.92%) SOA
9 38 (15.83%) Unit Testing
10 37 (15.42%) OOP
11 33 (13.75%) Software Engineering
12 27 (11.25%) CRM
13 25 (10.42%) High Availability
14 24 (10.00%) SOLID
15 20 (8.33%) E-Commerce
16 19 (7.92%) Web Development
17 16 (6.67%) Service Management
18 15 (6.25%) BDD
19 14 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 142 (59.17%) JavaScript
2 99 (41.25%) Java
3 83 (34.58%) C#
4 63 (26.25%) SQL
5 48 (20.00%) PHP
6 22 (9.17%) PowerShell
7 21 (8.75%) Ruby
8 20 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 14 (5.83%) Objective-C
10 12 (5.00%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.33%) XPath
12 7 (2.92%) Erlang
12 7 (2.92%) Perl
13 6 (2.50%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.08%) TypeScript
14 5 (2.08%) VB
15 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.25%) Delphi
16 3 (1.25%) Python
17 2 (0.83%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 19 (7.92%) Degree
2 8 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.92%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.25%) HND
5 3 (1.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.67%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.33%) Docker
2 8 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) cPanel
2 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.58%) ServiceNow
3 22 (9.17%) Oracle
4 9 (3.75%) VMware
5 8 (3.33%) IBM
6 7 (2.92%) WSO2
7 5 (2.08%) Google
8 3 (1.25%) Adobe
9 2 (0.83%) CA
9 2 (0.83%) SAP
9 2 (0.83%) webMethods
10 1 (0.42%) Apple
10 1 (0.42%) Cisco
10 1 (0.42%) EMC
10 1 (0.42%) ESRI
10 1 (0.42%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.42%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.42%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.42%) Zend
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £53,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 5% Pension + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary Based on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Scheme & Flexible Hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, and more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi-time, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Bonus Packages
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £22000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago