The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 49 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 8 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.71% 0.62% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.30% 1.31% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 11
Median salary £41,750 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.35% +21.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,375 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,875 £52,125 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 186 153 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 39.74% 47.66% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 763 502 539
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Bath

SOAP
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bath region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 14 (93.33%) REST
2 12 (80.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Spring
4 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) JBoss
8 2 (13.33%) HTML
8 2 (13.33%) IntelliJ
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) Servlets
8 2 (13.33%) PHP
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) J2EE

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (13.33%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) IntelliJ
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) EasyMock
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Mockito
2 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Change Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) REST
2 12 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (53.33%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (13.33%) GWT
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) Servlets
6 1 (6.67%) Spring Integration
6 1 (6.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
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