Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 176 186 208
Rank change year-on-year +10 +22 -25
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 198 206 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.71% 1.57% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.40% 3.68% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 175 182 183
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,300 £42,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £87,250 £83,750
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 4,503 5,604 6,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.90% 42.75% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,998 5,093 5,417
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £44,400 £41,250 £38,250
90th Percentile £96,625 £92,450 £91,250
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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 +9 153 £60,000 -7.69% 18
Southwark - 7 £57,500 -
SOAP
London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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.

1 134 (67.68%) REST
2 110 (55.56%) Web Services
3 103 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (44.95%) JavaScript
5 74 (37.37%) XML
6 71 (35.86%) Finance
7 64 (32.32%) C#
8 63 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 61 (30.81%) .NET
10 58 (29.29%) SQL Server
11 57 (28.79%) Scrum
12 54 (27.27%) SQL
13 53 (26.77%) JSON
13 53 (26.77%) AWS
14 52 (26.26%) Java
15 48 (24.24%) HTML
16 43 (21.72%) Microsoft
16 43 (21.72%) MVC
17 42 (21.21%) CSS
17 42 (21.21%) User Stories
18 40 (20.20%) RESTful
19 39 (19.70%) OWASP
20 38 (19.19%) Spring
20 38 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
21 37 (18.69%) Visual Studio
21 37 (18.69%) Python
21 37 (18.69%) Azure
22 36 (18.18%) ASP.NET
22 36 (18.18%) XSLT
23 35 (17.68%) SOA

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 32 (16.16%) EPiServer
2 11 (5.56%) CMS
3 8 (4.04%) Mule
4 7 (3.54%) Mule ESB
5 6 (3.03%) Confluence
6 5 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.52%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.01%) Apache
9 2 (1.01%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (1.01%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.51%) Ethereum
10 1 (0.51%) Hyperledger
10 1 (0.51%) IIS
10 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.52%) Gliffy
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.54%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.51%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.51%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 53 (26.77%) AWS
2 37 (18.69%) Azure
3 18 (9.09%) IaaS
4 14 (7.07%) PaaS
5 12 (6.06%) Serverless
6 11 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (5.05%) SaaS
8 8 (4.04%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (3.54%) GCP
10 6 (3.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 5 (2.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (2.02%) GitHub
12 4 (2.02%) Power Platform
13 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (1.52%) Amazon S3
13 3 (1.52%) Apigee
13 3 (1.52%) Azure Stack
14 2 (1.01%) Amazon SageMaker
14 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (1.01%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.16%) Internet
2 14 (7.07%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.05%) DNS
4 8 (4.04%) HTTP
5 3 (1.52%) Firewall
5 3 (1.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 14 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (4.04%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.54%) MySQL
9 7 (3.54%) QlikView
10 6 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (2.53%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (2.02%) Power BI
12 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.02%) TKPROF
13 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 63 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 37 (18.69%) Visual Studio
3 16 (8.08%) Cucumber
3 16 (8.08%) JUnit
4 14 (7.07%) Maven
5 12 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.05%) Selenium
7 9 (4.55%) Subversion
8 8 (4.04%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.54%) JBehave
9 7 (3.54%) JIRA
10 6 (3.03%) Ant
10 6 (3.03%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (2.53%) Liquibase
11 5 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (2.02%) Postman
12 4 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (1.52%) Vagrant
14 2 (1.01%) SoapUI
General
1 71 (35.86%) Finance
2 13 (6.57%) Marketing
3 7 (3.54%) Banking
3 7 (3.54%) Electronics
3 7 (3.54%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.54%) Public Sector
3 7 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.53%) Back Office
5 4 (2.02%) Advertising
5 4 (2.02%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.02%) Legal
6 2 (1.01%) Games
6 2 (1.01%) Law
6 2 (1.01%) Retail
6 2 (1.01%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 109 (55.05%) Developer
2 41 (20.71%) C# Developer
3 33 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 33 (16.67%) Architect
4 32 (16.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (12.63%) Senior Developer
6 21 (10.61%) Integration Developer
7 17 (8.59%) Java Developer
7 17 (8.59%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (7.58%) Analyst
9 14 (7.07%) Salesforce Developer
10 12 (6.06%) Business Analyst
10 12 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (5.56%) Integration Architect
11 11 (5.56%) Payments Business Analyst
11 11 (5.56%) SAP Architect
11 11 (5.56%) SAP Developer
11 11 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
11 11 (5.56%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (67.68%) REST
2 110 (55.56%) Web Services
3 74 (37.37%) XML
4 61 (30.81%) .NET
5 53 (26.77%) JSON
6 48 (24.24%) HTML
7 42 (21.21%) CSS
8 40 (20.20%) RESTful
9 38 (19.19%) Spring
10 36 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 36 (18.18%) XSLT
11 34 (17.17%) .NET Framework
12 24 (12.12%) AngularJS
12 24 (12.12%) Node.js
13 23 (11.62%) React
14 17 (8.59%) Redux
15 15 (7.58%) JMS
15 15 (7.58%) SAML
16 14 (7.07%) Middleware
17 13 (6.57%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.59%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.54%) User Experience
3 6 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (2.53%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.02%) Tandem
6 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.51%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.51%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.51%) Life Science
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Online Games
8 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.57%) Windows
2 9 (4.55%) Linux
2 9 (4.55%) Unix
3 5 (2.53%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.52%) CentOS
4 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (28.79%) Scrum
3 43 (21.72%) MVC
4 42 (21.21%) User Stories
5 39 (19.70%) OWASP
6 38 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (17.68%) SOA
8 30 (15.15%) TDD
9 29 (14.65%) Web Development
10 28 (14.14%) Test Automation
11 27 (13.64%) DevOps
12 23 (11.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (11.11%) Configuration Management
13 22 (11.11%) ITIL
13 22 (11.11%) Microservices
13 22 (11.11%) Sprint Planning
14 17 (8.59%) Business Analysis
14 17 (8.59%) Fintech
15 16 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (8.08%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 89 (44.95%) JavaScript
2 64 (32.32%) C#
3 54 (27.27%) SQL
4 52 (26.26%) Java
5 37 (18.69%) Python
6 32 (16.16%) XPath
7 16 (8.08%) Groovy
7 16 (8.08%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.05%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.55%) Apex Code
9 9 (4.55%) Ruby
9 9 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.04%) Java 8
10 8 (4.04%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.03%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.02%) PHP
12 4 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.52%) Korn
13 3 (1.52%) PyPy
14 2 (1.01%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (6.06%) Degree
2 7 (3.54%) CEH
2 7 (3.54%) GWAPT
2 7 (3.54%) OSCP
3 5 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.58%) QA
2 4 (2.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (8.08%) Docker
2 6 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.52%) KVM
3 3 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.52%) Xen
4 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (5.05%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.02%) Ansible
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.52%) Packer
3 3 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.51%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
4 1 (0.51%) Opsview
4 1 (0.51%) Rancher
Vendors
1 43 (21.72%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.13%) Oracle
3 25 (12.63%) SAP
4 22 (11.11%) MuleSoft
5 17 (8.59%) Google
5 17 (8.59%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (5.05%) Tableau
7 6 (3.03%) VMware
8 4 (2.02%) Intapp
9 3 (1.52%) Informatica
10 2 (1.01%) Cognos
10 2 (1.01%) Conga
10 2 (1.01%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.51%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.51%) CA
11 1 (0.51%) DocuSign
11 1 (0.51%) GoldenSource
11 1 (0.51%) Marketo
11 1 (0.51%) Vertica
11 1 (0.51%) Workday