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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 56 38
Rank change year-on-year +28 -18  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 24 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 10.08% 2.51% 3.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.43% 7.52% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 10
Median salary £49,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £50,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 Cheltenham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 112 133 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 47.06% 33.33% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 102 113 135
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £23,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 43 (89.58%) Java
1 43 (89.58%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (87.50%) Spring
3 41 (85.42%) REST
3 41 (85.42%) XML
4 40 (83.33%) TDD
5 39 (81.25%) Hibernate
5 39 (81.25%) Tomcat
6 37 (77.08%) BDD
7 35 (72.92%) MongoDB
7 35 (72.92%) JSON
7 35 (72.92%) Git (software)
7 35 (72.92%) Mule ESB
8 34 (70.83%) Web Services
9 33 (68.75%) JUnit
9 33 (68.75%) Scrum
9 33 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (66.67%) Mule
10 32 (66.67%) JIRA
10 32 (66.67%) MVC
11 31 (64.58%) Finance
12 30 (62.50%) Integration Testing
13 28 (58.33%) Spring MVC
13 28 (58.33%) JPA
13 28 (58.33%) NoSQL
13 28 (58.33%) Apache Camel
13 28 (58.33%) Linux
14 27 (56.25%) JBoss
14 27 (56.25%) IntelliJ
14 27 (56.25%) Apple

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 39 (81.25%) Tomcat
2 35 (72.92%) Mule ESB
3 32 (66.67%) Mule
4 27 (56.25%) JBoss
5 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
6 6 (12.50%) Anypoint
6 6 (12.50%) Apache
6 6 (12.50%) GlassFish
6 6 (12.50%) WebLogic
7 4 (8.33%) Confluence
7 4 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 26 (54.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (56.25%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (29.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (72.92%) MongoDB
2 28 (58.33%) NoSQL
3 27 (56.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
5 8 (16.67%) MySQL
6 6 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (72.92%) Git (software)
2 33 (68.75%) JUnit
3 32 (66.67%) JIRA
4 27 (56.25%) IntelliJ
5 13 (27.08%) Maven
6 10 (20.83%) Eclipse
6 10 (20.83%) SoapUI
7 6 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (12.50%) Gradle
7 6 (12.50%) Selenium
7 6 (12.50%) Subversion
8 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
9 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.08%) TestNG
10 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.08%) Zephyr
General
1 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 26 (54.17%) Electronics
2 26 (54.17%) Manufacturing
2 26 (54.17%) Marketing
2 26 (54.17%) Telecoms
3 15 (31.25%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
1 31 (64.58%) Java Developer
2 23 (47.92%) Senior Developer
2 23 (47.92%) Senior Java Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Java Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (87.50%) Spring
2 41 (85.42%) REST
2 41 (85.42%) XML
3 39 (81.25%) Hibernate
4 35 (72.92%) JSON
5 34 (70.83%) Web Services
6 28 (58.33%) Apache Camel
6 28 (58.33%) JPA
6 28 (58.33%) Spring MVC
7 27 (56.25%) Spring Integration
8 9 (18.75%) J2EE
9 6 (12.50%) RESTful
9 6 (12.50%) XSD
9 6 (12.50%) XSLT
10 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.33%) EJB
10 4 (8.33%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 4 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (83.33%) TDD
3 37 (77.08%) BDD
4 33 (68.75%) Scrum
5 32 (66.67%) MVC
6 30 (62.50%) Integration Testing
7 27 (56.25%) Kanban
8 26 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (54.17%) Digital Marketing
8 26 (54.17%) Programme Management
9 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
10 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
10 14 (29.17%) Test Automation
11 8 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
12 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 5 (10.42%) Functional Testing
14 5 (10.42%) OO
14 5 (10.42%) Software Delivery
15 4 (8.33%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 43 (89.58%) Java
2 8 (16.67%) C#
3 6 (12.50%) Groovy
3 6 (12.50%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) XPath
4 3 (6.25%) Python
4 3 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Apple
2 26 (54.17%) SAP
3 10 (20.83%) IBM
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle
5 5 (10.42%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.08%) HP
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