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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 142 153 153
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 79 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.38% 1.17% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.94% 3.19% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 65 56 46
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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 2007 1903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.15% 36.80% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 1714 1695
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
Staffordshire +20 22 £35,000 +16.66%
Warwickshire +11 21 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Birmingham -3 16 £44,750 +15.48% 2
Coventry -5 8 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Shropshire - 6 £47,500 - 1
Solihull +5 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Herefordshire +2 2 £46,250 +46.82%
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 86 (56.21%) Web Services
2 83 (54.25%) REST
3 72 (47.06%) XML
4 70 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (39.87%) JavaScript
6 60 (39.22%) SQL
6 60 (39.22%) .NET
7 56 (36.60%) Java
8 54 (35.29%) C#
8 54 (35.29%) HTML
9 51 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 44 (28.76%) CSS
11 35 (22.88%) Spring
12 33 (21.57%) Git (software)
13 32 (20.92%) Oracle
14 31 (20.26%) jQuery
15 30 (19.61%) JSON
15 30 (19.61%) MySQL
16 29 (18.95%) Subversion
17 28 (18.30%) Software Engineering
18 27 (17.65%) .NET Framework
18 27 (17.65%) ASP.NET
19 26 (16.99%) MVC
19 26 (16.99%) WCF
20 25 (16.34%) SOA
20 25 (16.34%) RESTful
21 24 (15.69%) OOP
21 24 (15.69%) TDD
22 23 (15.03%) Finance
22 23 (15.03%) PHP

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 19 (12.42%) Apache
2 17 (11.11%) Mule
3 13 (8.50%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.23%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (4.58%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.58%) Node.js
6 6 (3.92%) CMS
7 5 (3.27%) JBoss
8 3 (1.96%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.96%) WordPress
8 3 (1.96%) Drupal
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.31%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.31%) CICS
9 2 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.65%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.92%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.31%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.65%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.96%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.54%) HTTP
2 9 (5.88%) Internet
3 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.65%) SSL
4 1 (0.65%) Intranet
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 30 (19.61%) MySQL
3 18 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 16 (10.46%) Relational Database
5 15 (9.80%) Big Data
6 11 (7.19%) MongoDB
6 11 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (7.19%) RDBMS
7 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.92%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.65%) SQLite
13 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 33 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 29 (18.95%) Subversion
3 22 (14.38%) Visual Studio
4 11 (7.19%) Maven
5 10 (6.54%) Ant
5 10 (6.54%) ReSharper
6 8 (5.23%) Selenium
7 7 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.27%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.27%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.61%) JUnit
9 4 (2.61%) NUnit
9 4 (2.61%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.61%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.61%) Selenium IDE
10 3 (1.96%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.96%) JIRA
11 1 (0.65%) Log4j
General
1 23 (15.03%) Finance
2 14 (9.15%) Retail
3 13 (8.50%) Marketing
4 10 (6.54%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.23%) Back Office
6 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.61%) Publishing
7 3 (1.96%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Front Office
8 1 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.65%) Automotive
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Games
8 1 (0.65%) Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 125 (81.70%) Developer
2 31 (20.26%) Java Developer
3 24 (15.69%) Software Developer
4 22 (14.38%) Senior Developer
5 21 (13.73%) C# Developer
6 17 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 17 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 14 (9.15%) PHP Developer
8 13 (8.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.23%) PHP Web Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Senior PHP Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Senior PHP Web Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Senior Web Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Architect
11 7 (4.58%) Junior
12 6 (3.92%) Consultant
12 6 (3.92%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (56.21%) Web Services
2 83 (54.25%) REST
3 72 (47.06%) XML
4 60 (39.22%) .NET
5 54 (35.29%) HTML
6 44 (28.76%) CSS
7 35 (22.88%) Spring
8 31 (20.26%) jQuery
9 30 (19.61%) JSON
10 27 (17.65%) .NET Framework
10 27 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 26 (16.99%) WCF
12 25 (16.34%) RESTful
13 22 (14.38%) Ajax
14 21 (13.73%) LINQ
15 20 (13.07%) HTML5
16 19 (12.42%) Entity Framework
16 19 (12.42%) CSS3
17 16 (10.46%) J2EE
18 13 (8.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Mobile App
2 11 (7.19%) N-Tier
3 10 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.88%) User Experience
4 9 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.58%) Web 2.0
6 6 (3.92%) W3C
7 4 (2.61%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.96%) DTV
9 2 (1.31%) iPhone
9 2 (1.31%) iPad
9 2 (1.31%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.65%) PKI
10 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.07%) Linux
2 7 (4.58%) Android
2 7 (4.58%) UNIX
2 7 (4.58%) HPUX
2 7 (4.58%) Solaris
3 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (45.75%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.30%) Software Engineering
3 26 (16.99%) MVC
4 25 (16.34%) SOA
5 24 (15.69%) OOP
5 24 (15.69%) TDD
6 20 (13.07%) OO
7 19 (12.42%) Unit Testing
8 18 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 18 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (9.80%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.50%) Mobile Application Development
10 13 (8.50%) Digital Marketing
11 12 (7.84%) Scrum
12 11 (7.19%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.19%) OO PHP
13 8 (5.23%) SDLC
14 7 (4.58%) Android Development
14 7 (4.58%) Software Testing
15 6 (3.92%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (39.87%) JavaScript
2 60 (39.22%) SQL
3 56 (36.60%) Java
4 54 (35.29%) C#
5 23 (15.03%) PHP
6 18 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 14 (9.15%) VB.NET
8 12 (7.84%) Python
8 12 (7.84%) VB
9 10 (6.54%) C
10 5 (3.27%) C++
11 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.61%) Perl
11 4 (2.61%) XPath
11 4 (2.61%) Scala
12 3 (1.96%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.96%) PHP5
12 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.65%) XAML
13 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (2.61%) ISEB
2 4 (2.61%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.54%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (20.92%) Oracle
2 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.15%) SAP
4 7 (4.58%) IBM
5 4 (2.61%) Adobe
5 4 (2.61%) SEEBURGER
6 3 (1.96%) Google
6 3 (1.96%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.31%) BEA
7 2 (1.31%) webMethods
7 2 (1.31%) Lagan
7 2 (1.31%) Northgate
8 1 (0.65%) Civica
8 1 (0.65%) Orchard
8 1 (0.65%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.65%) Meridio
8 1 (0.65%) Apple
8 1 (0.65%) Sage
8 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.65%) Sun
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