Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 118 123
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -38
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 84 63 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.19% 1.98% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 4.57% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 81 56 78
Bristol median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1826 1380 1695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 47.66% 43.48% 44.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1222 1528
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,525 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Bristol

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

1 70 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (76.19%) REST
3 57 (67.86%) JavaScript
4 56 (66.67%) Java
5 49 (58.33%) HTML
5 49 (58.33%) CSS
6 47 (55.95%) Web Services
7 40 (47.62%) Git (software)
8 36 (42.86%) Linux
9 35 (41.67%) Microservices
10 31 (36.90%) J2EE
11 29 (34.52%) SQL
12 27 (32.14%) JIRA
12 27 (32.14%) User Experience
13 25 (29.76%) jQuery
13 25 (29.76%) Maven
14 24 (28.57%) Finance
14 24 (28.57%) JMS
15 23 (27.38%) TeamCity
16 22 (26.19%) Software Engineering
17 21 (25.00%) PHP
18 20 (23.81%) MySQL
19 19 (22.62%) Spring
19 19 (22.62%) JSON
19 19 (22.62%) Scrum
19 19 (22.62%) Continuous Improvement
20 18 (21.43%) Web Development
20 18 (21.43%) XML
21 17 (20.24%) MVC
22 14 (16.67%) TDD

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 11 (13.10%) Mule
2 10 (11.90%) SilverStripe
3 8 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.76%) CMS
4 4 (4.76%) Confluence
4 4 (4.76%) Drupal
5 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.38%) Apache
6 2 (2.38%) Kentico
6 2 (2.38%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.90%) SaaS
3 4 (4.76%) BrowserStack
3 4 (4.76%) Sauce Labs
4 3 (3.57%) Office 365
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.38%) IaaS
5 2 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) MySQL
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.95%) DB2
3 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 27 (32.14%) JIRA
3 25 (29.76%) Maven
4 23 (27.38%) TeamCity
5 11 (13.10%) JUnit
6 7 (8.33%) Subversion
7 6 (7.14%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.76%) Artifactory
8 4 (4.76%) Bitbucket
8 4 (4.76%) IntelliJ
8 4 (4.76%) Selenium
8 4 (4.76%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.76%) WebDriver
8 4 (4.76%) Zephyr
9 3 (3.57%) Hudson
9 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.38%) Mockito
10 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.19%) PHPUnit
General
1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 14 (16.67%) Banking
3 8 (9.52%) Electronics
3 8 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.52%) Marketing
3 8 (9.52%) Private Banking
3 8 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 62 (73.81%) Developer
2 31 (36.90%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.62%) Java Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) PHP Developer
5 13 (15.48%) Senior Developer
6 12 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (13.10%) Architect
7 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
8 10 (11.90%) Technical Architect
9 9 (10.71%) Java Architect
10 8 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (9.52%) Java Technical Architect
11 7 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
12 5 (5.95%) Python Developer
12 5 (5.95%) Senior Architect
12 5 (5.95%) Senior Java Architect
12 5 (5.95%) Senior Java Technical Architect
12 5 (5.95%) Senior Technical Architect
12 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
12 5 (5.95%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (76.19%) REST
2 49 (58.33%) CSS
2 49 (58.33%) HTML
3 47 (55.95%) Web Services
4 31 (36.90%) J2EE
5 25 (29.76%) jQuery
6 24 (28.57%) JMS
7 19 (22.62%) JSON
7 19 (22.62%) Spring
8 18 (21.43%) XML
9 12 (14.29%) HTML5
10 11 (13.10%) Hibernate
11 10 (11.90%) Ajax
12 9 (10.71%) CSS3
13 8 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (9.52%) Apache Camel
13 8 (9.52%) JPA
13 8 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (9.52%) RESTful
13 8 (9.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.14%) User Experience
2 8 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (41.67%) Microservices
3 22 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 19 (22.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (22.62%) Scrum
5 18 (21.43%) Web Development
6 17 (20.24%) MVC
7 14 (16.67%) OO
7 14 (16.67%) TDD
8 12 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 11 (13.10%) OO PHP
9 11 (13.10%) OOP
10 10 (11.90%) SDLC
11 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (9.52%) Integration Testing
12 8 (9.52%) Kanban
12 8 (9.52%) Programme Management
13 7 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 56 (66.67%) Java
3 29 (34.52%) SQL
4 21 (25.00%) PHP
5 9 (10.71%) C#
6 5 (5.95%) Python
7 4 (4.76%) C
7 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.38%) C++
9 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Docker
1 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Ansible
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Oracle
1 8 (9.52%) SAP
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.57%) Sybase
4 1 (1.19%) Zend