Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 129 120
Rank change year-on-year +25 -9 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 91 78 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.49% 2.05% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.58% 4.37% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 91 76 61
Bristol median annual salary £46,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.67% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 1,632 1,786 1,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 44.70% 46.89% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,337 1,513 1,253
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +2.47% +5.19%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 68 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (67.03%) Web Services
3 57 (62.64%) Scrum
4 54 (59.34%) Java
4 54 (59.34%) Greenfield Project
5 51 (56.04%) TDD
6 46 (50.55%) JavaScript
7 44 (48.35%) Finance
7 44 (48.35%) Spring
8 43 (47.25%) Marketing
8 43 (47.25%) MVC
9 42 (46.15%) Electronics
9 42 (46.15%) Telecoms
9 42 (46.15%) Manufacturing
9 42 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (46.15%) SAP
9 42 (46.15%) Programme Management
9 42 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
10 35 (38.46%) RESTful
11 34 (37.36%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (34.07%) Spring MVC
12 31 (34.07%) J2EE
12 31 (34.07%) C#
13 26 (28.57%) HTML
14 25 (27.47%) .NET
15 24 (26.37%) SQL
16 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET
16 23 (25.27%) Oracle
17 22 (24.18%) jQuery
17 22 (24.18%) AngularJS

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 7 (7.69%) IIS
2 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Confluence
3 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) HTTP
1 6 (6.59%) Reverse Proxy
1 6 (6.59%) SSL
2 5 (5.49%) Firewall
2 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) MySQL
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.10%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
3 12 (13.19%) Selenium
3 12 (13.19%) Visual Studio Team System
4 10 (10.99%) WebDriver
5 9 (9.89%) JUnit
6 7 (7.69%) JMeter
6 7 (7.69%) SoapUI
7 6 (6.59%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
7 6 (6.59%) SpecFlow
7 6 (6.59%) TestComplete
8 5 (5.49%) LoadRunner
8 5 (5.49%) NUnit
8 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 4 (4.40%) Geb
9 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
9 4 (4.40%) Jasmine
9 4 (4.40%) Spock
10 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (48.35%) Finance
2 43 (47.25%) Marketing
3 42 (46.15%) Electronics
3 42 (46.15%) Manufacturing
3 42 (46.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (78.02%) Developer
2 46 (50.55%) Java Developer
3 22 (24.18%) Software Developer
4 21 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 13 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 12 (13.19%) .NET Software Developer
6 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (13.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (13.19%) C# Software Developer
6 12 (13.19%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.99%) Java Software Developer
8 9 (9.89%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Junior
9 7 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Junior Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Analyst
10 6 (6.59%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Security Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (67.03%) Web Services
2 44 (48.35%) Spring
3 35 (38.46%) RESTful
4 31 (34.07%) J2EE
4 31 (34.07%) Spring MVC
5 26 (28.57%) HTML
6 25 (27.47%) .NET
7 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET
8 22 (24.18%) AngularJS
8 22 (24.18%) jQuery
9 20 (21.98%) WCF
10 19 (20.88%) CSS
11 15 (16.48%) REST
12 13 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 13 (14.29%) Node.js
13 12 (13.19%) .NET Core
13 12 (13.19%) React
14 11 (12.09%) .NET Framework
15 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (8.79%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 54 (59.34%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.59%) Fintech
3 4 (4.40%) Tandem
4 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.10%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) Linux
2 6 (6.59%) Windows
3 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (62.64%) Scrum
3 51 (56.04%) TDD
4 43 (47.25%) MVC
5 42 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (46.15%) Digital Marketing
5 42 (46.15%) Programme Management
6 34 (37.36%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (23.08%) DevOps
8 17 (18.68%) SDLC
9 13 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 12 (13.19%) Pair Programming
10 12 (13.19%) Unit Testing
11 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.99%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (7.69%) API Integration
12 7 (7.69%) Integration Testing
13 6 (6.59%) Coaching
13 6 (6.59%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 54 (59.34%) Java
2 46 (50.55%) JavaScript
3 31 (34.07%) C#
4 24 (26.37%) SQL
5 6 (6.59%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.40%) Java 8
6 4 (4.40%) Scala
7 2 (2.20%) PHP
7 2 (2.20%) Python
7 2 (2.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) Perl
8 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
1 5 (5.49%) ISTQB
1 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) CISSP
3 1 (1.10%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Docker
1 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) SAP
2 23 (25.27%) Oracle
3 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.49%) Google
5 4 (4.40%) IBM
5 4 (4.40%) IBM Sterling
5 4 (4.40%) Splunk
6 1 (1.10%) Zend