Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 130 100
Rank change year-on-year +23 -30 +13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 89 77 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.43% 2.05% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.30% 4.27% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 87 73 66
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +14.29% -11.95%
10th Percentile £34,500 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,200 £47,500
South West median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.63% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,680 1,805 1,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 45.81% 48.02% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,396 1,540 1,224
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,475 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,100 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +5.26%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Bristol

SOAP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Bristol

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 70 (78.65%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (64.04%) Scrum
3 56 (62.92%) Web Services
4 55 (61.80%) Java
4 55 (61.80%) TDD
5 53 (59.55%) Greenfield Project
6 49 (55.06%) Spring
7 43 (48.31%) Finance
7 43 (48.31%) Marketing
8 42 (47.19%) Manufacturing
8 42 (47.19%) Programme Management
8 42 (47.19%) SAP
8 42 (47.19%) Electronics
8 42 (47.19%) Telecoms
8 42 (47.19%) Business Intelligence
8 42 (47.19%) Digital Marketing
9 36 (40.45%) RESTful
9 36 (40.45%) MVC
10 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
10 35 (39.33%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (34.83%) J2EE
11 31 (34.83%) Spring MVC
12 25 (28.09%) C#
13 24 (26.97%) SQL
14 23 (25.84%) jQuery
15 21 (23.60%) AngularJS
15 21 (23.60%) HTML
15 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
16 20 (22.47%) CSS
17 19 (21.35%) Oracle

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.25%) Confluence
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) HTTP
1 3 (3.37%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (3.37%) SSL
2 2 (2.25%) Firewall
2 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.11%) MySQL
3 6 (6.74%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.25%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.12%) DB2
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (21.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (14.61%) Selenium
3 10 (11.24%) SoapUI
4 9 (10.11%) Visual Studio
5 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
5 8 (8.99%) TestComplete
5 8 (8.99%) WebDriver
6 7 (7.87%) JMeter
7 6 (6.74%) JUnit
7 6 (6.74%) LoadRunner
7 6 (6.74%) SpecFlow
8 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.49%) Cucumber
9 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
10 3 (3.37%) JIRA
10 3 (3.37%) Maven
10 3 (3.37%) NUnit
10 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.25%) Subversion
General
1 43 (48.31%) Finance
1 43 (48.31%) Marketing
2 42 (47.19%) Electronics
2 42 (47.19%) Manufacturing
2 42 (47.19%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (77.53%) Developer
2 47 (52.81%) Java Developer
3 21 (23.60%) Software Developer
4 19 (21.35%) Senior Developer
5 14 (15.73%) .NET Developer
6 13 (14.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (14.61%) C# Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (13.48%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (13.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (13.48%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.49%) DevOps Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Salesforce Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Senior Salesforce Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (62.92%) Web Services
2 49 (55.06%) Spring
3 36 (40.45%) RESTful
4 31 (34.83%) J2EE
4 31 (34.83%) Spring MVC
5 23 (25.84%) jQuery
6 21 (23.60%) AngularJS
6 21 (23.60%) HTML
7 20 (22.47%) CSS
8 18 (20.22%) .NET
8 18 (20.22%) REST
9 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
9 15 (16.85%) Hibernate
10 14 (15.73%) WCF
11 13 (14.61%) Node.js
12 12 (13.48%) .NET Core
12 12 (13.48%) React
13 9 (10.11%) XML
14 6 (6.74%) Gherkin
15 5 (5.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (59.55%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.49%) Fintech
4 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Robotics
4 1 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.12%) Tandem
4 1 (1.12%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (78.65%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (64.04%) Scrum
3 55 (61.80%) TDD
4 42 (47.19%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (47.19%) Digital Marketing
4 42 (47.19%) Programme Management
5 36 (40.45%) MVC
6 35 (39.33%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (15.73%) DevOps
7 14 (15.73%) SDLC
7 14 (15.73%) Test Automation
8 13 (14.61%) E-Commerce
9 12 (13.48%) Pair Programming
10 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
11 10 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (8.99%) OO
13 7 (7.87%) BDD
14 6 (6.74%) Coaching
14 6 (6.74%) OOD
14 6 (6.74%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.80%) Java
2 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (28.09%) C#
4 24 (26.97%) SQL
5 4 (4.49%) Apex Code
5 4 (4.49%) Java 8
6 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.37%) C
6 3 (3.37%) PHP
7 2 (2.25%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) Embedded C++
7 2 (2.25%) Python
7 2 (2.25%) Ruby
7 2 (2.25%) Scala
8 1 (1.12%) Perl
8 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.12%) CISSP
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.12%) SANS
4 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 42 (47.19%) SAP
2 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.35%) Oracle
4 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.25%) Google
5 2 (2.25%) Zend
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.12%) IBM
6 1 (1.12%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (1.12%) Splunk