Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 118 111
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 48 54 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.87% 1.89% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.79% 4.37% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 61
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,775 £38,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,375 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -

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 1,002 1,235 1,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 38.99% 43.21% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1,087 1,099
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +13 25 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Milton Keynes -8 13 £47,500 - 5
Amersham +4 1 £62,500 +4.17%
Marlow - 1 - -
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 35 (72.92%) Web Services
2 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (62.50%) C#
4 29 (60.42%) .NET
5 26 (54.17%) SDLC
6 25 (52.08%) REST
6 25 (52.08%) E-Commerce
7 24 (50.00%) SQL
8 23 (47.92%) Microservices
9 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (45.83%) JSON
10 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
11 20 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (37.50%) Self-Motivation
13 17 (35.42%) RESTful
14 15 (31.25%) Test Automation
14 15 (31.25%) User Stories
14 15 (31.25%) Client/Server
15 14 (29.17%) JIRA
15 14 (29.17%) Confluence
16 13 (27.08%) Python
17 12 (25.00%) QA
18 11 (22.92%) XML
19 10 (20.83%) API Integration
19 10 (20.83%) Driving Licence
19 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
19 10 (20.83%) Java
19 10 (20.83%) Selenium
19 10 (20.83%) Android
20 8 (16.67%) Degree

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 14 (29.17%) Confluence
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.25%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.25%) Sauce Labs
4 2 (4.17%) Office 365
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) HTTP
1 7 (14.58%) SSL
2 3 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
3 4 (8.33%) MariaDB
3 4 (8.33%) Redis
4 2 (4.17%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) JIRA
2 10 (20.83%) Selenium
3 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (8.33%) Introscope
5 4 (8.33%) Robot Framework
5 4 (8.33%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.25%) Appium
6 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.25%) Subversion
6 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (2.08%) Banking
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) C# Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Integration Developer
4 7 (14.58%) QA Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Backend Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (6.25%) QA Automation Tester
7 3 (6.25%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (72.92%) Web Services
2 29 (60.42%) .NET
3 25 (52.08%) REST
4 22 (45.83%) JSON
5 17 (35.42%) RESTful
6 11 (22.92%) XML
7 7 (14.58%) JDBC
8 6 (12.50%) jQuery
9 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.42%) LAMP
10 4 (8.33%) CSS
10 4 (8.33%) HTML
10 4 (8.33%) J2EE
10 4 (8.33%) JNDI
10 4 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (6.25%) BAPI
11 3 (6.25%) JMS
11 3 (6.25%) SAP ALE
11 3 (6.25%) SAP XI
11 3 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (31.25%) Client/Server
3 10 (20.83%) Driving Licence
4 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 5 (10.42%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (6.25%) Clustering
6 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Android
1 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) SDLC
3 25 (52.08%) E-Commerce
4 23 (47.92%) Microservices
5 20 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 15 (31.25%) User Stories
7 10 (20.83%) API Integration
8 7 (14.58%) Agile Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Software Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Test Scripting
9 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.33%) Garbage Collection
10 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
10 4 (8.33%) MVC
10 4 (8.33%) TDD
11 3 (6.25%) B2B
11 3 (6.25%) EAI
11 3 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) C#
2 24 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) Python
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) Delphi
5 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.58%) Bourne shell
7 4 (8.33%) Apple Swift
7 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.33%) Jython
7 4 (8.33%) Korn
7 4 (8.33%) Perl
8 3 (6.25%) ABAP
9 2 (4.17%) PHP
9 2 (4.17%) XPath
10 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
10 1 (2.08%) Clojure
10 1 (2.08%) Groovy
10 1 (2.08%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) ISEB
2 7 (14.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) CA Wily
1 4 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.08%) Grafana
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Xamarin
2 4 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.08%) Sage
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) Zend