Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 144 142
Rank change year-on-year +41 -2 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 95 82 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.47% 1.72% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.40% 5.80% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 76 66 38
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,125 £34,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £54,475
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -14.77% +25.71%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1284 1415 1269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.37% 29.73% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1226 1129
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33% -

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Birmingham

SOAP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Birmingham

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Birmingham

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

1 54 (56.84%) REST
2 45 (47.37%) Java
3 44 (46.32%) XML
4 43 (45.26%) JavaScript
5 42 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (38.95%) CSS
7 35 (36.84%) Web Services
7 35 (36.84%) HTML
8 31 (32.63%) SQL
9 30 (31.58%) AngularJS
10 27 (28.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (28.42%) JSON
10 27 (28.42%) MySQL
11 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
11 26 (27.37%) .NET
12 25 (26.32%) Spring
13 22 (23.16%) Hibernate
13 22 (23.16%) C#
13 22 (23.16%) RESTful
14 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
15 19 (20.00%) NoSQL
15 19 (20.00%) Scrum
16 18 (18.95%) SOA
16 18 (18.95%) BDD
17 17 (17.89%) PHP
17 17 (17.89%) SDLC
18 16 (16.84%) Service Management
19 14 (14.74%) Finance
19 14 (14.74%) VB.NET
19 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 13 (13.68%) CMS
2 12 (12.63%) Apache
3 11 (11.58%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (10.53%) nginx
5 6 (6.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.16%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (3.16%) Confluence
6 3 (3.16%) IIS
6 3 (3.16%) Mule
7 2 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.11%) Drupal
7 2 (2.11%) Moodle
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.11%) WordPress
8 1 (1.05%) JBoss
8 1 (1.05%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.58%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (10.53%) Amazon S3
3 10 (10.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 10 (10.53%) GitHub
3 10 (10.53%) npm
4 3 (3.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) LDAP
2 4 (4.21%) HTTP
2 4 (4.21%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.42%) MySQL
2 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
3 19 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.32%) DTS
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.21%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.68%) JUnit
3 12 (12.63%) JMeter
3 12 (12.63%) Selenium
4 10 (10.53%) GitLab
4 10 (10.53%) gulp
4 10 (10.53%) JIRA
4 10 (10.53%) Maven
4 10 (10.53%) PhantomJS
4 10 (10.53%) webpack
5 9 (9.47%) SoapUI
5 9 (9.47%) SpecFlow
6 7 (7.37%) eggPlant
6 7 (7.37%) JBehave
6 7 (7.37%) Ranorex
6 7 (7.37%) WATIR
7 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.32%) Jenkins
7 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.74%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.53%) Electronics
3 10 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.32%) Retail
5 5 (5.26%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Automotive
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (61.05%) Developer
2 21 (22.11%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.68%) PHP Developer
4 12 (12.63%) ServiceNow Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Full Stack Developer
5 11 (11.58%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Angular Developer
6 10 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
6 10 (10.53%) HTML Developer
7 9 (9.47%) Analyst
7 9 (9.47%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.47%) Test Analyst
8 8 (8.42%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.42%) C# Web Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Web Developer
9 7 (7.37%) QA Tester
9 7 (7.37%) SQL Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Tester
10 6 (6.32%) Architect
10 6 (6.32%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (56.84%) REST
2 44 (46.32%) XML
3 37 (38.95%) CSS
4 35 (36.84%) HTML
4 35 (36.84%) Web Services
5 30 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 27 (28.42%) JSON
6 27 (28.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (27.37%) .NET
8 25 (26.32%) Spring
9 22 (23.16%) Hibernate
9 22 (23.16%) RESTful
10 14 (14.74%) LINQ
11 12 (12.63%) HTML5
11 12 (12.63%) LAMP
12 11 (11.58%) Backbone.js
13 10 (10.53%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (10.53%) Laravel
13 10 (10.53%) PhoneGap
13 10 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.32%) Fintech
4 6 (6.32%) NHS
5 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.21%) CMDB
7 3 (3.16%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.11%) Learning Management System
8 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.05%) User Experience
9 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Android
1 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS
1 10 (10.53%) Linux
1 10 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.00%) Scrum
3 18 (18.95%) BDD
3 18 (18.95%) SOA
4 17 (17.89%) SDLC
5 16 (16.84%) Service Management
6 14 (14.74%) E-Commerce
6 14 (14.74%) Open Source
6 14 (14.74%) Test Automation
6 14 (14.74%) Web Development
7 13 (13.68%) TDD
8 12 (12.63%) API Integration
8 12 (12.63%) Content Management
8 12 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (11.58%) Time Management
10 10 (10.53%) ITIL
10 10 (10.53%) Mobile Development
10 10 (10.53%) OOP
10 10 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (47.37%) Java
2 43 (45.26%) JavaScript
3 31 (32.63%) SQL
4 22 (23.16%) C#
5 17 (17.89%) PHP
6 14 (14.74%) VB.NET
6 14 (14.74%) XPath
7 10 (10.53%) PHP 7
8 8 (8.42%) Ruby
9 6 (6.32%) ABAP
9 6 (6.32%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.21%) SPARQL
10 4 (4.21%) XQuery
11 3 (3.16%) Apex Code
11 3 (3.16%) PHP 5
11 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.16%) Python
12 2 (2.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) ISEB
4 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) ServiceNow
2 11 (11.58%) Oracle
3 7 (7.37%) CA Agile Central
4 6 (6.32%) SAP
4 6 (6.32%) SEEBURGER
5 4 (4.21%) Talend
6 3 (3.16%) Informatica
6 3 (3.16%) Jitterbit
7 2 (2.11%) Adobe
7 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.11%) New Relic
7 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.11%) WooCommerce
8 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.05%) VMware