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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 127 122
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 75 84 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.26% 1.88% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.46% 5.82% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 67 71 93
Median salary £55,000 £58,350 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.74% +16.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £63,000
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 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 1161 1444 1525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 35.00% 32.28% 29.61%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1279 1247
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +28 36 £55,000 -18.51% 3
Newbury -1 7 £50,000 +53.84%
Slough +4 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Maidenhead +2 3 £42,500 -34.61%
Bracknell +15 2 £55,000 +1.52% 1
Windsor - 2 £50,000 -
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 94 (64.83%) JavaScript
2 92 (63.45%) XML
3 90 (62.07%) Java
4 83 (57.24%) REST
5 69 (47.59%) SQL
6 68 (46.90%) Web Services
7 63 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (40.00%) CSS
9 52 (35.86%) HTML
10 45 (31.03%) .NET
10 45 (31.03%) SOA
11 44 (30.34%) C#
12 40 (27.59%) Spring
12 40 (27.59%) JSON
13 39 (26.90%) .NET Framework
14 38 (26.21%) Ajax
15 37 (25.52%) SQL Server
16 36 (24.83%) Scrum
17 35 (24.14%) Degree
18 34 (23.45%) T-SQL
18 34 (23.45%) Windows
19 33 (22.76%) MVC
20 32 (22.07%) Finance
20 32 (22.07%) ASP.NET
20 32 (22.07%) Oracle
20 32 (22.07%) HTTP
20 32 (22.07%) OO
20 32 (22.07%) JMS
20 32 (22.07%) jQuery
21 30 (20.69%) Software Engineering

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 28 (19.31%) Tomcat
2 22 (15.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (13.79%) JBoss
3 20 (13.79%) WebSphere
4 11 (7.59%) Apache
5 8 (5.52%) CMS
5 8 (5.52%) Sitefinity
6 4 (2.76%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.76%) Drupal
6 4 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.59%) SaaS
2 9 (6.21%) Force.com
3 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.07%) HTTP
2 20 (13.79%) FTP
2 20 (13.79%) Internet
3 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.69%) DNS
4 1 (0.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.69%) Network Security
4 1 (0.69%) SMPP
4 1 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.10%) MySQL
3 16 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.14%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.76%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) DataStax
7 1 (0.69%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (17.93%) Git (software)
2 25 (17.24%) Eclipse
3 24 (16.55%) Maven
4 23 (15.86%) IntelliJ
4 23 (15.86%) NetBeans
5 21 (14.48%) Subversion
6 19 (13.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (11.03%) gulp
7 16 (11.03%) NuGet
8 12 (8.28%) Selenium
9 10 (6.90%) Protractor
10 9 (6.21%) WebDriver
11 8 (5.52%) SoapUI
12 7 (4.83%) Jenkins
12 7 (4.83%) webpack
13 6 (4.14%) Cucumber
13 6 (4.14%) JIRA
14 5 (3.45%) Bugzilla
15 3 (2.07%) JMeter
15 3 (2.07%) LoadRunner
General
1 32 (22.07%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.76%) Digital Economy
4 3 (2.07%) Advertising
4 3 (2.07%) Banking
4 3 (2.07%) Retail
5 1 (0.69%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 90 (62.07%) Developer
2 44 (30.34%) Java Developer
3 36 (24.83%) Senior Developer
4 34 (23.45%) .NET Developer
5 22 (15.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (13.79%) C# Developer
6 20 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
6 20 (13.79%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 20 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (13.79%) Senior Support Engineer
6 20 (13.79%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 20 (13.79%) Senior Technical Support
6 20 (13.79%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 20 (13.79%) Support Engineer
6 20 (13.79%) Technical Engineer
6 20 (13.79%) Technical Support
6 20 (13.79%) Technical Support Engineer
7 19 (13.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 19 (13.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (13.10%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (63.45%) XML
2 83 (57.24%) REST
3 68 (46.90%) Web Services
4 58 (40.00%) CSS
5 52 (35.86%) HTML
6 45 (31.03%) .NET
7 40 (27.59%) JSON
7 40 (27.59%) Spring
8 39 (26.90%) .NET Framework
9 38 (26.21%) Ajax
10 32 (22.07%) ASP.NET
10 32 (22.07%) JMS
10 32 (22.07%) jQuery
11 30 (20.69%) AngularJS
12 23 (15.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (15.86%) Java EE
13 20 (13.79%) Hibernate
13 20 (13.79%) Java SE
14 16 (11.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (10.34%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (9.66%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.59%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (6.21%) User Experience
6 5 (3.45%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.76%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.38%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.69%) Fintech
9 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.69%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.45%) Windows
2 19 (13.10%) Linux
3 16 (11.03%) Windows Server
4 13 (8.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (31.03%) SOA
3 36 (24.83%) Scrum
4 33 (22.76%) MVC
5 32 (22.07%) OO
6 30 (20.69%) Software Engineering
7 29 (20.00%) Web Development
8 28 (19.31%) Open Source
9 26 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (17.24%) SDLC
10 25 (17.24%) TDD
11 24 (16.55%) Data Modelling
12 23 (15.86%) SOLID
13 20 (13.79%) DevOps
14 19 (13.10%) Workflow
15 17 (11.72%) Low Latency
16 16 (11.03%) ETL
16 16 (11.03%) Test Automation
17 14 (9.66%) BDD
18 12 (8.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 94 (64.83%) JavaScript
2 90 (62.07%) Java
3 69 (47.59%) SQL
4 44 (30.34%) C#
5 34 (23.45%) T-SQL
6 26 (17.93%) PHP
7 16 (11.03%) Python
8 15 (10.34%) Perl
9 11 (7.59%) Apex Code
10 10 (6.90%) BeanShell
11 7 (4.83%) TypeScript
12 6 (4.14%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.07%) XAML
14 2 (1.38%) Assembly Language
14 2 (1.38%) C++
15 1 (0.69%) Groovy
15 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.69%) R
15 1 (0.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 35 (24.14%) Degree
2 13 (8.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) Docker
2 2 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Puppet
2 3 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (22.07%) Oracle
2 30 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 27 (18.62%) IBM
4 20 (13.79%) BEA
4 20 (13.79%) TIBCO
5 7 (4.83%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.69%) Apigee
6 1 (0.69%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
Berkshire
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Salary: £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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