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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 113 126 108
Rank change year-on-year +13 -18  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 70 95 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.07% 1.92% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 6.61% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53 83 110
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £79,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1305 1437 1587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 38.66% 29.09% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1254 1348
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SOAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +32 32 £55,000 +12.82% 4
Maidenhead +13 14 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Newbury +3 10 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wokingham +1 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Bracknell +9 1 £35,000 -31.70%
Slough +7 1 £37,500 -25.00%
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 98 (66.22%) Java
2 85 (57.43%) XML
3 80 (54.05%) JavaScript
4 78 (52.70%) REST
5 63 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (40.54%) Web Services
7 57 (38.51%) HTML
8 55 (37.16%) SQL
8 55 (37.16%) CSS
9 47 (31.76%) Ajax
9 47 (31.76%) JSON
10 43 (29.05%) Oracle
11 42 (28.38%) SOA
12 40 (27.03%) Spring
13 38 (25.68%) C#
14 35 (23.65%) MySQL
14 35 (23.65%) jQuery
15 31 (20.95%) Degree
16 30 (20.27%) .NET
16 30 (20.27%) HTTP
17 29 (19.59%) MVC
17 29 (19.59%) Java EE
18 27 (18.24%) IBM
18 27 (18.24%) Windows
19 26 (17.57%) T-SQL
19 26 (17.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 25 (16.89%) Enterprise Software
20 25 (16.89%) Software Engineering
21 24 (16.22%) OO
21 24 (16.22%) JMS

SOAP
Top Related 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 26 (17.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (14.19%) Tomcat
3 14 (9.46%) JBoss
4 12 (8.11%) Apache
5 11 (7.43%) WebSphere
6 8 (5.41%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.38%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (2.70%) Confluence
9 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.35%) CMS
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.68%) Drupal
11 1 (0.68%) IIS
11 1 (0.68%) Liferay
11 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.68%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.43%) SaaS
2 5 (3.38%) Force.com
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.27%) HTTP
2 13 (8.78%) FTP
2 13 (8.78%) Internet
3 2 (1.35%) SSH
3 2 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) LDAP
4 1 (0.68%) Network Security
4 1 (0.68%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.65%) MySQL
2 22 (14.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.43%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.73%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.03%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.68%) Big Data
10 1 (0.68%) DataStax
10 1 (0.68%) GIS
Development Applications
1 19 (12.84%) Eclipse
2 15 (10.14%) IntelliJ
2 15 (10.14%) NetBeans
3 14 (9.46%) Maven
4 13 (8.78%) SoapUI
5 11 (7.43%) Subversion
5 11 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (6.08%) Git (software)
7 8 (5.41%) JMeter
7 8 (5.41%) NuGet
7 8 (5.41%) Rational Performance Tester
8 7 (4.73%) JIRA
9 6 (4.05%) Selenium
9 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.38%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.38%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.03%) Gradle
11 3 (2.03%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (2.03%) ProC
12 1 (0.68%) ERwin
General
1 16 (10.81%) Finance
2 15 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.08%) Advertising
4 6 (4.05%) Marketing
5 4 (2.70%) Banking
6 3 (2.03%) Electronics
6 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (62.84%) Developer
2 54 (36.49%) Java Developer
3 45 (30.41%) Senior Developer
4 27 (18.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 14 (9.46%) Technical Engineer
7 13 (8.78%) Architect
7 13 (8.78%) HTML Developer
7 13 (8.78%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (8.11%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.11%) HTML CSS Developer
8 12 (8.11%) PHP Developer
8 12 (8.11%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 11 (7.43%) Integration Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Senior PHP Developer
9 11 (7.43%) Senior Support Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Senior Technical Support
9 11 (7.43%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (57.43%) XML
2 78 (52.70%) REST
3 60 (40.54%) Web Services
4 57 (38.51%) HTML
5 55 (37.16%) CSS
6 47 (31.76%) Ajax
6 47 (31.76%) JSON
7 40 (27.03%) Spring
8 35 (23.65%) jQuery
9 30 (20.27%) .NET
10 29 (19.59%) Java EE
11 24 (16.22%) JMS
12 21 (14.19%) .NET Framework
12 21 (14.19%) J2EE
13 20 (13.51%) ASP.NET
14 19 (12.84%) Hibernate
15 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (9.46%) Middleware
17 12 (8.11%) RESTful
17 12 (8.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.89%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (11.49%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) BBC
5 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.68%) Robotics
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.24%) Windows
2 21 (14.19%) Linux
3 9 (6.08%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.73%) Unix
5 2 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (28.38%) SOA
3 29 (19.59%) MVC
4 25 (16.89%) Software Engineering
5 24 (16.22%) OO
6 21 (14.19%) Scrum
6 21 (14.19%) Web Development
7 19 (12.84%) SDLC
7 19 (12.84%) Workflow
8 17 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (9.46%) Data Modelling
10 13 (8.78%) Open Source
11 11 (7.43%) API Integration
11 11 (7.43%) Performance Testing
12 10 (6.76%) DevOps
13 9 (6.08%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (6.08%) Integration Testing
13 9 (6.08%) Low Latency
13 9 (6.08%) TDD
14 8 (5.41%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 98 (66.22%) Java
2 80 (54.05%) JavaScript
3 55 (37.16%) SQL
4 38 (25.68%) C#
5 26 (17.57%) T-SQL
6 21 (14.19%) PHP
7 18 (12.16%) Python
8 13 (8.78%) C++
9 9 (6.08%) Perl
10 8 (5.41%) C
10 8 (5.41%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.38%) Apex Code
11 5 (3.38%) XAML
12 4 (2.70%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.03%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.03%) VBA
13 3 (2.03%) XPath
13 3 (2.03%) XQuery
14 2 (1.35%) ActionScript
14 2 (1.35%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 31 (20.95%) Degree
2 14 (9.46%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Docker
1 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (5.41%) HP SiteScope
1 8 (5.41%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (29.05%) Oracle
2 27 (18.24%) IBM
3 21 (14.19%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.78%) SAP
5 11 (7.43%) BEA
5 11 (7.43%) TIBCO
6 9 (6.08%) HP
6 9 (6.08%) Riverbed
7 8 (5.41%) SOASTA, Inc
8 7 (4.73%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.35%) Axway
9 2 (1.35%) Concur
9 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.68%) Apigee
10 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
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