Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
London > Central London
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 189 198 176
Rank change year-on-year +9 -22 -15
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 206 229 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.57% 1.53% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.68% 3.74% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 182 184 214
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% +6.52% -
10th Percentile £45,125 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,250 £82,125 £82,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,750
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.90% -3.75%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,595 6,115 5,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 42.77% 40.90% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5,083 5,407 4,791
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £88,750
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Central London

SOAP
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Central London

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Central London over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Central London

SOAP
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Central London region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
City of London +20 178 £65,000 +4.00% 36
City of Westminster -5 9 £80,000 +77.78%
Kensington and Chelsea -2 1 £60,698 -19.07%
SOAP
London

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 Central London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 110 (53.40%) RESTful
2 105 (50.97%) Finance
3 95 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (39.81%) Web Services
5 79 (38.35%) XML
6 77 (37.38%) Java
7 76 (36.89%) REST
8 72 (34.95%) Microservices
9 70 (33.98%) JavaScript
10 66 (32.04%) C#
11 60 (29.13%) SQL
12 57 (27.67%) HTML
12 57 (27.67%) CSS
13 56 (27.18%) JSON
14 53 (25.73%) .NET
15 52 (25.24%) Linux
16 51 (24.76%) Spring
17 44 (21.36%) Red Hat
18 40 (19.42%) Test Automation
19 38 (18.45%) TDD
19 38 (18.45%) SQL Server
20 37 (17.96%) QA
21 36 (17.48%) Pair Programming
22 35 (16.99%) HTML5
23 33 (16.02%) Microsoft Azure
23 33 (16.02%) Spring Boot
24 32 (15.53%) Kubernetes
24 32 (15.53%) MVC
25 31 (15.05%) Microsoft
25 31 (15.05%) Docker

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 19 (9.22%) CMS
2 16 (7.77%) Confluence
2 16 (7.77%) Mule
3 14 (6.80%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.40%) Drupal
5 6 (2.91%) JBoss
6 4 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.46%) Apache
7 3 (1.46%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.46%) nginx
7 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.97%) IIS
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.49%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Maple
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.97%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.49%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (16.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (10.19%) SaaS
3 18 (8.74%) PaaS
4 16 (7.77%) Apigee
4 16 (7.77%) Boomi
5 14 (6.80%) GitHub
6 10 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (3.40%) OpenShift
8 4 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.94%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 3 (1.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.97%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.97%) IaaS
10 2 (0.97%) Office 365
10 2 (0.97%) Route 53
10 2 (0.97%) Slack
10 2 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.43%) HTTP
2 4 (1.94%) LAN
2 4 (1.94%) WAN
3 3 (1.46%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.49%) Firewall
4 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.65%) MySQL
3 20 (9.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.83%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.40%) Big Data
7 6 (2.91%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.43%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.94%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (1.46%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.49%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.49%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 30 (14.56%) Selenium
2 23 (11.17%) SoapUI
3 21 (10.19%) Jenkins
4 20 (9.71%) JIRA
5 17 (8.25%) Git (software)
6 14 (6.80%) SpecFlow
6 14 (6.80%) WebDriver
7 13 (6.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (6.31%) NUnit
8 9 (4.37%) Gradle
8 9 (4.37%) Maven
8 9 (4.37%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (2.43%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.43%) JMeter
10 4 (1.94%) git-flow
10 4 (1.94%) Hudson
11 3 (1.46%) Ant
11 3 (1.46%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.46%) Mockito
11 3 (1.46%) Vagrant
General
1 105 (50.97%) Finance
2 28 (13.59%) Retail
3 16 (7.77%) Banking
4 11 (5.34%) Marketing
5 9 (4.37%) Law
6 7 (3.40%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.94%) Advertising
8 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.97%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (70.87%) Developer
2 56 (27.18%) Senior Developer
3 47 (22.82%) Java Developer
4 36 (17.48%) .NET Developer
4 36 (17.48%) C# Developer
5 34 (16.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 27 (13.11%) Architect
6 27 (13.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (12.14%) Salesforce Developer
8 16 (7.77%) PHP Developer
9 15 (7.28%) Integration Architect
10 12 (5.83%) SQL Developer
11 11 (5.34%) Enterprise Architect
12 10 (4.85%) .NET Developer - Fintech
12 10 (4.85%) C# Software Developer
12 10 (4.85%) Software Developer
13 9 (4.37%) .NET Applications Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Applications Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Developer in Test
14 8 (3.88%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (53.40%) RESTful
2 82 (39.81%) Web Services
3 79 (38.35%) XML
4 76 (36.89%) REST
5 57 (27.67%) CSS
5 57 (27.67%) HTML
6 56 (27.18%) JSON
7 53 (25.73%) .NET
8 51 (24.76%) Spring
9 35 (16.99%) HTML5
10 33 (16.02%) Spring Boot
11 29 (14.08%) Apache Camel
12 28 (13.59%) AngularJS
12 28 (13.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 26 (12.62%) GraphQL
13 26 (12.62%) jQuery
13 26 (12.62%) Visualforce
14 23 (11.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (9.22%) CSS3
16 13 (6.31%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.71%) Fintech
2 8 (3.88%) Hedge funds
2 8 (3.88%) User Experience
3 5 (2.43%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.46%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.97%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.97%) CMDB
6 2 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (0.97%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.49%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.49%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.49%) PKI
7 1 (0.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.24%) Linux
2 16 (7.77%) Windows
3 8 (3.88%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.88%) Unix
4 7 (3.40%) Android
5 4 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (34.95%) Microservices
3 40 (19.42%) Test Automation
4 38 (18.45%) TDD
5 36 (17.48%) Pair Programming
6 32 (15.53%) MVC
7 27 (13.11%) API Design
7 27 (13.11%) ETL
7 27 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 26 (12.62%) OOP
9 25 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (12.14%) SDLC
10 23 (11.17%) SOA
11 19 (9.22%) Functional Testing
11 19 (9.22%) Non-Functional Testing
11 19 (9.22%) Scrum
12 17 (8.25%) DevOps
12 17 (8.25%) Software Engineering
13 16 (7.77%) Test Scripting
13 16 (7.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (37.38%) Java
2 70 (33.98%) JavaScript
3 66 (32.04%) C#
4 60 (29.13%) SQL
5 26 (12.62%) Apex Code
6 18 (8.74%) PHP
7 11 (5.34%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.40%) PHP 7
9 6 (2.91%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.43%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.94%) C++
11 4 (1.94%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.94%) Python
11 4 (1.94%) R
12 3 (1.46%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.97%) SOQL
14 1 (0.49%) ES6
14 1 (0.49%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (5.34%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.37%) Degree
3 5 (2.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.46%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.49%) ISEB
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (17.96%) QA
System Software
1 31 (15.05%) Docker
2 5 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.46%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.97%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (15.53%) Kubernetes
2 27 (13.11%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (1.46%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (1.46%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.97%) Ansible
4 2 (0.97%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (0.97%) SCCM
5 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.49%) Opsview
Vendors
1 44 (21.36%) Red Hat
2 31 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 30 (14.56%) Oracle
4 27 (13.11%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (7.77%) Axway
5 16 (7.77%) TIBCO
6 7 (3.40%) Remedy
7 6 (2.91%) Google
8 4 (1.94%) Adobe
8 4 (1.94%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.94%) Nuxeo
8 4 (1.94%) VMware
9 3 (1.46%) Jitterbit
10 2 (0.97%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.97%) Lotus
10 2 (0.97%) Okta
10 2 (0.97%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.49%) Cisco
11 1 (0.49%) HP
11 1 (0.49%) IBM