The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 43 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 9 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.03% - 3.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.33% - 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 7
Average salary £32,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
SOAP
West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 160 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 56.90% 57.55% 56.28%
Number of salaries quoted 168 149 116
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Worcestershire region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Worcestershire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

SOAP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Worcester - 9 £30,000 -
Kidderminster - 1 £32,500 -
Redditch - 1 £32,500 -
SOAP
West Midlands

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (58.33%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) OOP
4 7 (58.33%) OO
4 7 (58.33%) XML
4 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) WCF
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (50.00%) LINQ
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (50.00%) OOD
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) C

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (50.00%) NUnit
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Junior
3 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Junior Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Graduate
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 7 (58.33%) XML
3 7 (58.33%) WCF
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (50.00%) LINQ
4 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (50.00%) MFC
5 2 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) OOP
4 7 (58.33%) OO
5 6 (50.00%) OOD
5 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft