Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 220 186 211
Rank change year-on-year -34 +25 -42
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 148 256 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.14% 1.78% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 4.42% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 130 219 162
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £46,125 £42,500 £43,000
90th Percentile £87,625 £90,000 £86,250
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% -

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 5,268 5,796 4,865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.58% 40.37% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4,769 5,197 4,379
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -62 108 £65,000 -2.62% 6
Kensington and Chelsea - 5 £51,644 -
City of Westminster -4 4 £60,698 +34.88%
West End of London 0 2 £57,500 +27.78%
SOAP
London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (45.27%) JavaScript
3 65 (43.92%) REST
4 63 (42.57%) HTML
5 59 (39.86%) Web Services
5 59 (39.86%) Finance
6 57 (38.51%) Java
6 57 (38.51%) TDD
7 54 (36.49%) CSS
8 53 (35.81%) C#
8 53 (35.81%) Microservices
9 52 (35.14%) XML
10 48 (32.43%) AngularJS
11 47 (31.76%) RESTful
12 46 (31.08%) SQL
13 44 (29.73%) Test Automation
14 41 (27.70%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (27.03%) Software Engineering
16 38 (25.68%) Jenkins
17 37 (25.00%) MVC
18 36 (24.32%) Selenium
19 33 (22.30%) Spring
19 33 (22.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 33 (22.30%) SoapUI
19 33 (22.30%) Microsoft Azure
20 32 (21.62%) HTML5
20 32 (21.62%) .NET
21 30 (20.27%) Scrum
22 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
22 29 (19.59%) JIRA

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 27 (18.24%) Confluence
2 9 (6.08%) JBoss
3 6 (4.05%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (3.38%) Apache
4 5 (3.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (3.38%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.03%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.35%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.68%) Camunda
7 1 (0.68%) CMS
7 1 (0.68%) Drupal
7 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.68%) IIS
7 1 (0.68%) nginx
7 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Maple
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (1.35%) ReMetrica
1 2 (1.35%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (0.68%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 33 (22.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (9.46%) GitHub
4 12 (8.11%) PaaS
5 7 (4.73%) SaaS
6 6 (4.05%) CloudBees
6 6 (4.05%) IaaS
6 6 (4.05%) OpenShift
7 5 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.70%) Apple Pay
8 4 (2.70%) Google Pay
9 3 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.03%) Amazon S3
9 3 (2.03%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (2.03%) Serverless
10 2 (1.35%) BrowserStack
10 2 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.35%) Sauce Labs
10 2 (1.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) LAN
1 10 (6.76%) WAN
2 5 (3.38%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.68%) SNMP
3 1 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.81%) MySQL
3 14 (9.46%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.73%) CouchDB
4 7 (4.73%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.73%) Neo4j
5 5 (3.38%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.35%) Big Data
7 2 (1.35%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.35%) GIS
7 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.68%) Power BI
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (25.68%) Jenkins
2 36 (24.32%) Selenium
3 33 (22.30%) SoapUI
4 29 (19.59%) JIRA
5 27 (18.24%) WebDriver
6 23 (15.54%) Git (software)
7 19 (12.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (12.84%) NUnit
7 19 (12.84%) SpecFlow
8 12 (8.11%) Gradle
9 11 (7.43%) Cucumber
9 11 (7.43%) Maven
10 9 (6.08%) TeamCity
11 8 (5.41%) Hudson
12 6 (4.05%) Bitbucket Server
12 6 (4.05%) SonarQube
13 4 (2.70%) GitLab
13 4 (2.70%) JUnit
13 4 (2.70%) Mockito
14 3 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (39.86%) Finance
2 19 (12.84%) Retail
3 16 (10.81%) Banking
4 11 (7.43%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.38%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.70%) Front Office
7 3 (2.03%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.35%) Law
8 2 (1.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (56.08%) Developer
2 37 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 23 (15.54%) Senior Developer
4 22 (14.86%) .NET Developer
4 22 (14.86%) Java Developer
5 20 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (12.16%) Developer in Test
7 17 (11.49%) Software Developer
8 16 (10.81%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (8.78%) Software Engineer
10 11 (7.43%) Architect
11 10 (6.76%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (6.08%) Analyst
12 9 (6.08%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (5.41%) Java Engineer
13 8 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (4.73%) Geneos Support
14 7 (4.73%) QA Engineer
14 7 (4.73%) Senior Software Engineer
14 7 (4.73%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (43.92%) REST
2 63 (42.57%) HTML
3 59 (39.86%) Web Services
4 54 (36.49%) CSS
5 52 (35.14%) XML
6 48 (32.43%) AngularJS
7 47 (31.76%) RESTful
8 33 (22.30%) Spring
8 33 (22.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 32 (21.62%) .NET
9 32 (21.62%) HTML5
10 23 (15.54%) JSON
11 21 (14.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (14.19%) jQuery
12 18 (12.16%) J2EE
12 18 (12.16%) React
13 16 (10.81%) Spring MVC
14 14 (9.46%) .NET Framework
15 12 (8.11%) Entity Framework
15 12 (8.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.43%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (6.08%) User Experience
4 7 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.38%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.03%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.03%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.35%) CMDB
8 2 (1.35%) EPoS
8 2 (1.35%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.57%) Linux
2 19 (12.84%) Unix
3 6 (4.05%) AIX
3 6 (4.05%) Solaris
4 5 (3.38%) Windows
5 4 (2.70%) Android
5 4 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (38.51%) TDD
3 53 (35.81%) Microservices
4 44 (29.73%) Test Automation
5 41 (27.70%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (27.03%) Software Engineering
7 37 (25.00%) MVC
8 30 (20.27%) Scrum
9 29 (19.59%) BDD
10 28 (18.92%) SOA
11 27 (18.24%) DevOps
12 25 (16.89%) Fintech
13 24 (16.22%) Functional Testing
13 24 (16.22%) SDLC
14 22 (14.86%) Non-Functional Testing
15 21 (14.19%) SDET
16 15 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
17 14 (9.46%) Kanban
18 13 (8.78%) Software Delivery
19 12 (8.11%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (45.27%) JavaScript
2 57 (38.51%) Java
3 53 (35.81%) C#
4 46 (31.08%) SQL
5 14 (9.46%) Python
6 12 (8.11%) Java 8
6 12 (8.11%) Ruby
7 8 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.73%) Groovy
8 7 (4.73%) Scala
9 6 (4.05%) Apex Code
9 6 (4.05%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.70%) R
11 3 (2.03%) C++
12 2 (1.35%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.35%) Perl
12 2 (1.35%) PHP
12 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) Degree
2 5 (3.38%) ISEB
2 5 (3.38%) ISTQB
2 5 (3.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.03%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.19%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 26 (17.57%) Docker
2 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (16.89%) Kubernetes
2 12 (8.11%) Docker Swarm
3 9 (6.08%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (2.70%) Rancher
5 3 (2.03%) Ansible
5 3 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.35%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.84%) Oracle
3 8 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.38%) ForgeRock
6 3 (2.03%) Sun
7 2 (1.35%) CA
7 2 (1.35%) Comptel
7 2 (1.35%) Databricks
7 2 (1.35%) ESRI
7 2 (1.35%) Google
7 2 (1.35%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.35%) Nokia
7 2 (1.35%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.68%) hybris
8 1 (0.68%) Intapp
8 1 (0.68%) Jitterbit
8 1 (0.68%) OutSystems
8 1 (0.68%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud