Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 120 97
Rank change year-on-year +10 -23 +40
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 43 50 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.74% 1.74% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% 3.95% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 77
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £38,000 £30,000 £38,250
90th Percentile £67,750 £65,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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 1,047 1,266 1,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 42.44% 44.05% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 917 1,121 1,149
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +7 21 £45,000 -28.00%
Milton Keynes -10 13 £45,000 -2.70% 10
Amersham -2 1 £62,500 +4.17%
Marlow - 1 - -
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 27 (62.79%) Web Services
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) REST
3 22 (51.16%) JSON
3 22 (51.16%) C#
4 21 (48.84%) E-Commerce
5 20 (46.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (44.19%) SQL
6 19 (44.19%) .NET
6 19 (44.19%) Microservices
7 17 (39.53%) SDLC
8 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
8 16 (37.21%) JIRA
9 15 (34.88%) Confluence
10 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
11 13 (30.23%) QA
11 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (30.23%) Self-Motivation
12 12 (27.91%) RESTful
13 11 (25.58%) Selenium
14 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (23.26%) Java
14 10 (23.26%) Client/Server
14 10 (23.26%) User Stories
15 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
15 9 (20.93%) SoapUI
15 9 (20.93%) XML
16 8 (18.60%) Android
16 8 (18.60%) Apple iOS
17 7 (16.28%) Test Strategy

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 15 (34.88%) Confluence
2 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.98%) NetWeaver
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.98%) Sauce Labs
4 2 (4.65%) Office 365
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) HTTP
1 7 (16.28%) SSL
2 3 (6.98%) HTTPS
2 3 (6.98%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) Redis
3 2 (4.65%) MariaDB
3 2 (4.65%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) JIRA
2 11 (25.58%) Selenium
3 9 (20.93%) SoapUI
4 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
5 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
6 4 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (9.30%) Introscope
7 3 (6.98%) Appium
7 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
7 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.98%) Subversion
8 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.33%) Protractor
8 1 (2.33%) Robot Framework
8 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
2 7 (16.28%) QA Leader
3 6 (13.95%) Integration Developer
4 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) WebSphere Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Backend Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Automation Tester
6 3 (6.98%) QA Automation Tester
6 3 (6.98%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Automation Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) SAP Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) Web Services
2 24 (55.81%) REST
3 22 (51.16%) JSON
4 19 (44.19%) .NET
5 12 (27.91%) RESTful
6 9 (20.93%) XML
7 7 (16.28%) JDBC
8 5 (11.63%) CSS
8 5 (11.63%) jQuery
9 4 (9.30%) HTML
9 4 (9.30%) J2EE
9 4 (9.30%) JNDI
9 4 (9.30%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (6.98%) BAPI
10 3 (6.98%) JMS
10 3 (6.98%) LAMP
10 3 (6.98%) SAP ALE
10 3 (6.98%) SAP Basis
10 3 (6.98%) SAP XI
10 3 (6.98%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (23.26%) Client/Server
3 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.98%) Clustering
4 3 (6.98%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Android
1 8 (18.60%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) E-Commerce
3 20 (46.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (44.19%) Microservices
5 17 (39.53%) SDLC
6 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
7 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (23.26%) User Stories
8 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
9 7 (16.28%) API Testing
9 7 (16.28%) Coaching
9 7 (16.28%) Kanban
9 7 (16.28%) Line Management
9 7 (16.28%) Scrum
9 7 (16.28%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.63%) Manual Testing
11 4 (9.30%) API Integration
11 4 (9.30%) Garbage Collection
11 4 (9.30%) MVC
11 4 (9.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) Java
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) Python
5 4 (9.30%) Apple Swift
5 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.30%) Delphi
5 4 (9.30%) Jython
5 4 (9.30%) Korn
6 3 (6.98%) ABAP
6 3 (6.98%) Bourne shell
7 2 (4.65%) Kotlin
7 2 (4.65%) Perl
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
7 2 (4.65%) Scala
7 2 (4.65%) XPath
8 1 (2.33%) Clojure
8 1 (2.33%) Groovy
8 1 (2.33%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) CA Wily
1 4 (9.30%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) IBM
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
2 3 (6.98%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.65%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.33%) Sage
4 1 (2.33%) Zend