The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 45 39 55
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 22 40 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.00% 5.71% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.65% 16.06% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 10
Median salary £45,269 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.02% -14.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 228 249 224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 41.45% 35.57% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 209 193 194
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing SOAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Cardiff

SOAP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Cardiff

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Cardiff

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 48 (77.42%) Java
1 48 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (70.97%) Spring
3 43 (69.35%) REST
4 33 (53.23%) Hibernate
4 33 (53.23%) SQL
5 30 (48.39%) Web Services
6 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
7 22 (35.48%) Finance
8 18 (29.03%) Mentoring
9 16 (25.81%) Degree
10 14 (22.58%) Maven
11 13 (20.97%) Eclipse
11 13 (20.97%) Oracle
11 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
12 12 (19.35%) XML
12 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
12 12 (19.35%) JSON
12 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (17.74%) JPA
13 11 (17.74%) RESTful
13 11 (17.74%) Subversion
13 11 (17.74%) HND
13 11 (17.74%) .NET
13 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
14 9 (14.52%) C#
14 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
14 9 (14.52%) jQuery
14 9 (14.52%) Advertising
15 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.06%) Apache
2 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.45%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) Apache Pig
4 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.23%) ColdFusion
5 2 (3.23%) JBoss
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Compiere
1 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.61%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.84%) Big Data
5 3 (4.84%) Data Lake
5 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.84%) HBase
5 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.84%) Presto
5 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Maven
2 13 (20.97%) Eclipse
3 11 (17.74%) Subversion
4 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.29%) JUnit
5 6 (9.68%) NetBeans
5 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
6 5 (8.06%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.84%) JMeter
8 2 (3.23%) Ant
8 2 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.23%) Toad
9 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.61%) Gradle
9 1 (1.61%) Selenium
9 1 (1.61%) TestNG
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Developer
2 40 (64.52%) Java Developer
3 22 (35.48%) Senior Developer
4 20 (32.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Agile Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Data Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (70.97%) Spring
2 43 (69.35%) REST
3 33 (53.23%) Hibernate
4 30 (48.39%) Web Services
5 12 (19.35%) JSON
5 12 (19.35%) XML
6 11 (17.74%) .NET
6 11 (17.74%) JPA
6 11 (17.74%) RESTful
7 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
7 9 (14.52%) jQuery
8 8 (12.90%) Apache Camel
8 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
10 6 (9.68%) J2EE
11 5 (8.06%) EJB
12 4 (6.45%) HTML
12 4 (6.45%) Java SE
12 4 (6.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
3 18 (29.03%) Mentoring
4 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.29%) BDD
5 7 (11.29%) MVC
5 7 (11.29%) TDD
5 7 (11.29%) Web Development
6 6 (9.68%) OO
6 6 (9.68%) System Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.45%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (6.45%) Customer Insight
8 4 (6.45%) ITIL
8 4 (6.45%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (6.45%) Software Delivery
8 4 (6.45%) Workflow
9 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) Java
2 33 (53.23%) SQL
3 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.52%) C#
5 4 (6.45%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) Scala
7 2 (3.23%) Apex Code
7 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.23%) SOQL
7 2 (3.23%) VB
8 1 (1.61%) ABAP
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 11 (17.74%) HND
3 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
1 2 (3.23%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.61%) Kibana
2 1 (1.61%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) IBM
2 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.84%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Virtusa
Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago