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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank - 38 38
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 0 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 3.44% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.08% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Average salary - £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
151 148 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 58.75% 56.49% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 150 137 96
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) NUnit
5 4 (44.44%) Subversion
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) OOP
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) OOD
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) C
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) MFC
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) LINQ
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
1 4 (44.44%) NUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Junior
3 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Junior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Junior C# Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Graduate
6 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) MFC
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 4 (44.44%) LINQ
2 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft