Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 133 147
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 -26
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 152 154 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.16% 2.21% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.69% 6.11% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 134 125 181
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +3.83%

SOAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,673 2,519 3,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.91% 36.09% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,320 2,113 2,701
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.04% -1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Berkshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Berkshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Berkshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 66 £52,500 -2.33% 5
Maidenhead -18 29 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Newbury -20 18 £40,500 +8.00% 2
Bracknell -4 16 £58,750 +21.13% 1
Slough +16 11 £38,500 -26.67% 3
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 106 (69.74%) SQL
2 104 (68.42%) Web Services
3 78 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (49.34%) REST
5 74 (48.68%) JavaScript
6 71 (46.71%) HTML
7 66 (43.42%) CSS
8 63 (41.45%) MVC
9 62 (40.79%) SQL Server
9 62 (40.79%) Java
10 59 (38.82%) XML
11 53 (34.87%) C#
12 50 (32.89%) SOA
13 47 (30.92%) .NET
14 46 (30.26%) Git (software)
15 41 (26.97%) jQuery
15 41 (26.97%) Software Engineering
15 41 (26.97%) Linux
16 39 (25.66%) ASP.NET
16 39 (25.66%) Scrum
17 38 (25.00%) JSON
18 37 (24.34%) Spring
18 37 (24.34%) Finance
18 37 (24.34%) Microsoft
18 37 (24.34%) MySQL
19 36 (23.68%) AngularJS
20 35 (23.03%) Degree
21 34 (22.37%) OO
22 30 (19.74%) Oracle
22 30 (19.74%) Web Development

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 22 (14.47%) Tomcat
2 19 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 16 (10.53%) JBoss
3 16 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (8.55%) WebLogic
5 11 (7.24%) Apache
6 6 (3.95%) Confluence
7 4 (2.63%) Apache Pig
7 4 (2.63%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.63%) IIS
8 1 (0.66%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.32%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.32%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.24%) npm
2 11 (7.24%) NuGet
3 10 (6.58%) SaaS
4 4 (2.63%) Force.com
4 4 (2.63%) GitHub
5 3 (1.97%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.32%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) HTTP
2 14 (9.21%) Internet
3 11 (7.24%) FTP
4 10 (6.58%) Network Security
5 6 (3.95%) SSL
6 5 (3.29%) Firewall
6 5 (3.29%) HTTPS
7 4 (2.63%) DNS
7 4 (2.63%) SMS
8 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 37 (24.34%) MySQL
3 20 (13.16%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (7.89%) MongoDB
6 11 (7.24%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (6.58%) Relational Database
8 8 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (5.26%) Oracle Database
8 8 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (5.26%) Power BI
9 4 (2.63%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.63%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.63%) HBase
9 4 (2.63%) MariaDB
9 4 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.63%) QlikView
9 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 46 (30.26%) Git (software)
2 25 (16.45%) Eclipse
2 25 (16.45%) Maven
3 23 (15.13%) Subversion
4 20 (13.16%) IntelliJ
4 20 (13.16%) Selenium
5 18 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (10.53%) Visual Studio
7 15 (9.87%) NetBeans
8 14 (9.21%) Jenkins
9 11 (7.24%) gulp
9 11 (7.24%) SoapUI
10 9 (5.92%) Ant
10 9 (5.92%) SpecFlow
11 8 (5.26%) NUnit
12 6 (3.95%) JIRA
13 5 (3.29%) SonarQube
14 4 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (2.63%) Gradle
14 4 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (24.34%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Back Office
2 10 (6.58%) Billing
2 10 (6.58%) Retail
3 6 (3.95%) Marketing
4 2 (1.32%) Arabic Language
4 2 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 108 (71.05%) Developer
2 34 (22.37%) Senior Developer
3 30 (19.74%) Java Developer
4 26 (17.11%) PHP Developer
5 25 (16.45%) .NET Developer
6 15 (9.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (9.21%) Lead Developer
7 14 (9.21%) Web Developer
8 13 (8.55%) PHP Web Developer
9 11 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.24%) C# Developer
9 11 (7.24%) Integration Engineer
9 11 (7.24%) Support Engineer
9 11 (7.24%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (7.24%) Technical Support
9 11 (7.24%) Technical Support Engineer
10 10 (6.58%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (6.58%) Principal Developer
10 10 (6.58%) Python Developer
10 10 (6.58%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (68.42%) Web Services
2 75 (49.34%) REST
3 71 (46.71%) HTML
4 66 (43.42%) CSS
5 59 (38.82%) XML
6 47 (30.92%) .NET
7 41 (26.97%) jQuery
8 39 (25.66%) ASP.NET
9 38 (25.00%) JSON
10 37 (24.34%) Spring
11 36 (23.68%) AngularJS
12 26 (17.11%) JMS
12 26 (17.11%) RESTful
13 23 (15.13%) Java EE
13 23 (15.13%) Laravel
14 22 (14.47%) .NET Framework
15 19 (12.50%) Node.js
15 19 (12.50%) WPF
16 17 (11.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (11.18%) React
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.24%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (6.58%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.29%) Fintech
7 5 (3.29%) User Experience
8 4 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.63%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.63%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.63%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.97%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.32%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (26.97%) Linux
2 23 (15.13%) Windows
3 11 (7.24%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.92%) Unix
5 8 (5.26%) Android
5 8 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (41.45%) MVC
3 50 (32.89%) SOA
4 41 (26.97%) Software Engineering
5 39 (25.66%) Scrum
6 34 (22.37%) OO
7 30 (19.74%) Web Development
8 25 (16.45%) Test Automation
9 24 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (14.47%) DevOps
11 21 (13.82%) Microservices
11 21 (13.82%) TDD
12 18 (11.84%) Logistics
12 18 (11.84%) SDLC
13 17 (11.18%) ETL
14 16 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (9.87%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
15 15 (9.87%) Open Source
16 13 (8.55%) Data Modelling
16 13 (8.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 106 (69.74%) SQL
2 74 (48.68%) JavaScript
3 62 (40.79%) Java
4 53 (34.87%) C#
5 29 (19.08%) T-SQL
6 26 (17.11%) PHP
7 23 (15.13%) Python
8 15 (9.87%) Perl
9 12 (7.89%) XPath
10 8 (5.26%) PL/SQL
10 8 (5.26%) XQuery
11 6 (3.95%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.63%) Apex Code
12 4 (2.63%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 4 (2.63%) XAML
13 3 (1.97%) SOQL
13 3 (1.97%) SOSL
13 3 (1.97%) VB
14 2 (1.32%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 35 (23.03%) Degree
2 12 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.61%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.32%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.66%) ISEB
6 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.87%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) COSHH
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) Apache Flume
1 4 (2.63%) HDFS
2 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) Ansible
1 4 (2.63%) Oozie
2 1 (0.66%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (0.66%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (24.34%) Microsoft
2 30 (19.74%) Oracle
3 24 (15.79%) IBM
4 11 (7.24%) BEA
4 11 (7.24%) TIBCO
5 10 (6.58%) Capita
5 10 (6.58%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (6.58%) Zend
6 4 (2.63%) Kofax
6 4 (2.63%) Perforce
6 4 (2.63%) SAP
6 4 (2.63%) Splunk
6 4 (2.63%) Sybase
6 4 (2.63%) Tableau
7 2 (1.32%) Adobe
7 2 (1.32%) Google
7 2 (1.32%) HP
7 2 (1.32%) Jitterbit
7 2 (1.32%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.66%) CA