Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 122 124
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 38 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.32% 1.69% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 4.22% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 46 37
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,125 £38,750
90th Percentile £51,500 £64,375 £64,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,081 1,186 1,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.69% 40.18% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1,058 1,102
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £29,025
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Buckinghamshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Buckinghamshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Buckinghamshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 20 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -26 8 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Chesham 0 4 £32,500 -27.78%
Amersham +14 1 £62,500 +4.17%
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 25 (65.79%) C#
1 25 (65.79%) Web Services
2 24 (63.16%) .NET
3 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (55.26%) REST
5 20 (52.63%) SDLC
5 20 (52.63%) E-Commerce
6 19 (50.00%) Microservices
7 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
7 18 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (44.74%) SQL
9 16 (42.11%) JSON
10 15 (39.47%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (39.47%) RESTful
11 14 (36.84%) Self-Motivation
12 13 (34.21%) User Stories
12 13 (34.21%) Client/Server
13 12 (31.58%) API Integration
13 12 (31.58%) Driving Licence
14 11 (28.95%) Python
15 9 (23.68%) Confluence
15 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
15 9 (23.68%) JIRA
16 8 (21.05%) Android
16 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
17 7 (18.42%) QA
17 7 (18.42%) MySQL
17 7 (18.42%) XML
18 6 (15.79%) Delphi
18 6 (15.79%) JavaScript

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (23.68%) Confluence
2 4 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) SNMP
2 4 (10.53%) WebEx
3 3 (7.89%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) MariaDB
4 2 (5.26%) Redis
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) JIRA
2 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.79%) Selenium
3 4 (10.53%) Robot Framework
4 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
5 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.26%) Introscope
5 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.63%) Appium
6 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.63%) Protractor
6 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) C# Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Integration Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) QA Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Integration Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior LAMP Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Xamarin Developer
9 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
9 2 (5.26%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) Web Services
2 24 (63.16%) .NET
3 21 (55.26%) REST
4 16 (42.11%) JSON
5 15 (39.47%) RESTful
6 7 (18.42%) XML
7 6 (15.79%) jQuery
8 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.16%) LAMP
9 3 (7.89%) CSS
10 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
10 2 (5.26%) HTML
10 2 (5.26%) J2EE
10 2 (5.26%) JDBC
10 2 (5.26%) JNDI
10 2 (5.26%) Spring
10 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
11 1 (2.63%) Dojo
11 1 (2.63%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (34.21%) Client/Server
3 12 (31.58%) Driving Licence
4 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
5 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.26%) Clustering
7 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Android
1 8 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) E-Commerce
2 20 (52.63%) SDLC
3 19 (50.00%) Microservices
4 15 (39.47%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (34.21%) User Stories
6 12 (31.58%) API Integration
7 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Testing
8 6 (15.79%) Software Testing
8 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.53%) Customer-Centricity
9 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (10.53%) Operations Management
10 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.89%) Use Case
11 2 (5.26%) Garbage Collection
11 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
11 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Python
4 6 (15.79%) Bourne shell
4 6 (15.79%) Delphi
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) Java
6 4 (10.53%) Perl
7 2 (5.26%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.26%) Jython
7 2 (5.26%) Korn
7 2 (5.26%) PHP
8 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.63%) Clojure
8 1 (2.63%) Groovy
8 1 (2.63%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISEB
1 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) TADDM
2 2 (5.26%) CA Wily
2 2 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.63%) Grafana
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Xamarin
2 4 (10.53%) BMC
2 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Zend