Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 133 161
Rank change year-on-year -23 +28 -33
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 111 142 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.66% 2.14% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% 5.84% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 85 116 152
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 2,566 2,431 2,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.36% 36.63% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,222 2,002 2,641
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -9 38 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Maidenhead -33 24 £50,000 +3.09% 3
Slough +24 19 £75,000 +15.38% 4
Newbury -12 13 £47,250 +26.00% 2
Bracknell -7 9 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Wokingham -10 1 £67,500 +17.39% 1
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 76 (68.47%) REST
2 71 (63.96%) Web Services
3 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (51.35%) Java
5 48 (43.24%) SQL
6 44 (39.64%) JavaScript
7 43 (38.74%) .NET
8 38 (34.23%) HTML
9 37 (33.33%) XML
10 36 (32.43%) SQL Server
10 36 (32.43%) Scrum
11 34 (30.63%) C#
12 33 (29.73%) IBM
13 30 (27.03%) SOA
14 29 (26.13%) MVC
15 27 (24.32%) CSS
15 27 (24.32%) WebSphere
16 26 (23.42%) Spring
16 26 (23.42%) Git (software)
17 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
17 25 (22.52%) Oracle
17 25 (22.52%) Middleware
18 24 (21.62%) ASP.NET
19 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
19 21 (18.92%) Finance
20 20 (18.02%) Eclipse
20 20 (18.02%) Java EE
20 20 (18.02%) DevOps
21 19 (17.12%) AngularJS
21 19 (17.12%) Enterprise Software

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 27 (24.32%) WebSphere
2 14 (12.61%) JBoss
2 14 (12.61%) Tomcat
3 12 (10.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (6.31%) Apache
5 5 (4.50%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.60%) Confluence
7 3 (2.70%) IIS
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.80%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.01%) SaaS
3 7 (6.31%) npm
3 7 (6.31%) NuGet
4 2 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.80%) Force.com
4 2 (1.80%) GitHub
4 2 (1.80%) iPaaS
4 2 (1.80%) Serverless
5 1 (0.90%) Mailgun
5 1 (0.90%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.71%) HTTP
2 11 (9.91%) Network Security
3 10 (9.01%) FTP
3 10 (9.01%) Internet
4 5 (4.50%) SMS
5 3 (2.70%) DNS
5 3 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (0.90%) Firewall
6 1 (0.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.61%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.81%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (7.21%) MySQL
4 8 (7.21%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.41%) Power BI
7 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.90%) DB2
9 1 (0.90%) HBase
9 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.90%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 26 (23.42%) Git (software)
2 20 (18.02%) Eclipse
3 18 (16.22%) IntelliJ
3 18 (16.22%) Maven
4 15 (13.51%) Subversion
5 13 (11.71%) Selenium
6 12 (10.81%) Visual Studio
7 11 (9.91%) NetBeans
7 11 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (8.11%) Gradle
8 9 (8.11%) Jenkins
9 7 (6.31%) gulp
10 5 (4.50%) JIRA
10 5 (4.50%) JUnit
10 5 (4.50%) NUnit
11 4 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (3.60%) Log4j
11 4 (3.60%) Mockito
11 4 (3.60%) Robot Framework
11 4 (3.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Marketing
3 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.70%) Back Office
4 3 (2.70%) Billing
5 2 (1.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Automotive
6 1 (0.90%) Electronics
6 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (59.46%) Developer
2 20 (18.02%) Senior Developer
3 18 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 15 (13.51%) Architect
5 14 (12.61%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Integration Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Lead Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Support Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Technical Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Technical Support
7 10 (9.01%) Technical Support Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Software Developer
10 7 (6.31%) C# Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (4.50%) Lead .NET Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (68.47%) REST
2 71 (63.96%) Web Services
3 43 (38.74%) .NET
4 38 (34.23%) HTML
5 37 (33.33%) XML
6 27 (24.32%) CSS
7 26 (23.42%) Spring
8 25 (22.52%) Middleware
9 24 (21.62%) ASP.NET
10 20 (18.02%) Java EE
11 19 (17.12%) AngularJS
11 19 (17.12%) JMS
12 17 (15.32%) JSON
13 15 (13.51%) jQuery
13 15 (13.51%) RESTful
14 13 (11.71%) Hibernate
15 12 (10.81%) .NET Framework
16 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (12.61%) Mainframe
3 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.31%) User Experience
5 6 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.70%) Fintech
8 2 (1.80%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.90%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.61%) Linux
2 12 (10.81%) Android
2 12 (10.81%) Windows
3 8 (7.21%) Ubuntu
4 7 (6.31%) Unix
4 7 (6.31%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (32.43%) Scrum
3 30 (27.03%) SOA
4 29 (26.13%) MVC
5 25 (22.52%) Software Engineering
6 20 (18.02%) DevOps
7 16 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (14.41%) Migration
8 15 (13.51%) TDD
9 14 (12.61%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (12.61%) IT Strategy
9 14 (12.61%) OO
9 14 (12.61%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 14 (12.61%) SDLC
9 14 (12.61%) TOGAF
9 14 (12.61%) Zachman Framework
10 13 (11.71%) Logistics
10 13 (11.71%) Microservices
11 12 (10.81%) Test Automation
12 11 (9.91%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 57 (51.35%) Java
2 48 (43.24%) SQL
3 44 (39.64%) JavaScript
4 34 (30.63%) C#
5 16 (14.41%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.31%) C++
6 7 (6.31%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.50%) VB.NET
7 5 (4.50%) XAML
8 4 (3.60%) C
8 4 (3.60%) Perl
8 4 (3.60%) PHP
9 3 (2.70%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.70%) Korn
9 3 (2.70%) Python
10 2 (1.80%) XPath
11 1 (0.90%) VB
11 1 (0.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (12.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) COSHH
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Ansible
2 1 (0.90%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (0.90%) Oozie
Vendors
1 33 (29.73%) IBM
2 25 (22.52%) Oracle
3 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 19 (17.12%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (13.51%) SAP
6 13 (11.71%) TIBCO
7 10 (9.01%) BEA
8 7 (6.31%) Capita
9 4 (3.60%) Sage
9 4 (3.60%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.60%) Splunk
9 4 (3.60%) Twitter
10 3 (2.70%) Sybase
10 3 (2.70%) Zend
11 2 (1.80%) Adobe
11 2 (1.80%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 1 (0.90%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.90%) CA
12 1 (0.90%) Dynatrace
12 1 (0.90%) Tableau