Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 40 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 47 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.98% 6.61% 8.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.58% 16.03% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 46 53 54
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +7.32% +46.43%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,500 £68,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +50.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 253 343 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 53.72% 41.23% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 234 298 243
Cheltenham median annual salary £44,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,625 £31,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Cheltenham

SOAP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Cheltenham

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 44 (93.62%) Java
1 44 (93.62%) Scrum
1 44 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (93.62%) TDD
1 44 (93.62%) Git (software)
2 43 (91.49%) MongoDB
2 43 (91.49%) REST
2 43 (91.49%) Spring
2 43 (91.49%) Tomcat
2 43 (91.49%) Mule ESB
3 42 (89.36%) BDD
3 42 (89.36%) JIRA
4 41 (87.23%) Mule
4 41 (87.23%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (87.23%) Hibernate
5 39 (82.98%) XML
5 39 (82.98%) JSON
6 36 (76.60%) JUnit
7 33 (70.21%) Web Services
7 33 (70.21%) Linux
7 33 (70.21%) MVC
7 33 (70.21%) Spring MVC
7 33 (70.21%) Integration Testing
7 33 (70.21%) Kanban
8 32 (68.09%) NoSQL
8 32 (68.09%) Amazon EC2
8 32 (68.09%) SaaS
8 32 (68.09%) Spring Integration
8 32 (68.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 32 (68.09%) Apache Camel

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 43 (91.49%) Mule ESB
1 43 (91.49%) Tomcat
2 41 (87.23%) Mule
3 32 (68.09%) JBoss
4 11 (23.40%) Anypoint
4 11 (23.40%) Apache
4 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
5 6 (12.77%) GlassFish
5 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
6 4 (8.51%) Confluence
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 41 (87.23%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (68.09%) Amazon EC2
2 32 (68.09%) SaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) SSL
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (91.49%) MongoDB
2 32 (68.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 32 (68.09%) NoSQL
3 8 (17.02%) MySQL
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 44 (93.62%) Git (software)
2 42 (89.36%) JIRA
3 36 (76.60%) JUnit
4 32 (68.09%) IntelliJ
5 11 (23.40%) Eclipse
6 6 (12.77%) Gradle
6 6 (12.77%) Maven
6 6 (12.77%) SoapUI
7 5 (10.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.26%) Selenium
10 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.13%) CodeSonar
10 1 (2.13%) git-flow
10 1 (2.13%) Robot Framework
10 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (65.96%) Electronics
1 31 (65.96%) Finance
1 31 (65.96%) Manufacturing
1 31 (65.96%) Marketing
1 31 (65.96%) Retail
1 31 (65.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 32 (68.09%) Java Developer
3 18 (38.30%) Senior Developer
4 15 (31.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Test Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Software Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Test Automation Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) REST
1 43 (91.49%) Spring
2 41 (87.23%) Hibernate
3 39 (82.98%) JSON
3 39 (82.98%) XML
4 33 (70.21%) Spring MVC
4 33 (70.21%) Web Services
5 32 (68.09%) Apache Camel
5 32 (68.09%) JPA
5 32 (68.09%) Spring Integration
6 11 (23.40%) J2EE
7 6 (12.77%) XSD
7 6 (12.77%) XSLT
8 4 (8.51%) JMS
8 4 (8.51%) RAML
8 4 (8.51%) WSDL
9 2 (4.26%) .NET
9 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.26%) LAMP
10 1 (2.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Animation
1 1 (2.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Android
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (93.62%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (93.62%) Scrum
1 44 (93.62%) TDD
2 42 (89.36%) BDD
3 33 (70.21%) Integration Testing
3 33 (70.21%) Kanban
3 33 (70.21%) MVC
4 31 (65.96%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (65.96%) Digital Marketing
4 31 (65.96%) E-Commerce
4 31 (65.96%) Programme Management
5 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
6 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.64%) API Design
8 5 (10.64%) SDLC
8 5 (10.64%) Software Delivery
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (8.51%) Release Management
9 4 (8.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) Groovy
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) XPath
3 3 (6.38%) C#
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) C
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
1 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) CloudHub
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Apple
2 31 (65.96%) SAP
3 11 (23.40%) IBM
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) MuleSoft
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft