Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 166 144 209
Rank change year-on-year -22 +65 -32
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 88 61 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.43% 1.52% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.65% 3.46% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 85 46 110
10th Percentile £42,500 £49,375 £43,900
25th Percentile £50,000 £56,250 £48,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,250 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.41% -7.31% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -0.83% -6.92% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,411 1,762 3,897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.24% 43.87% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,160 1,563 3,499
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £44,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in the City of London

SOAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SOAP in the City of London.

Salary trend for SOAP in the City of London

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for SOAP in the City of London

SOAP
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the City of London region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
London Bridge - 5 £80,000 -
SOAP
Central London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 65 (73.86%) REST
2 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (48.86%) Finance
4 41 (46.59%) Web Services
4 41 (46.59%) QA
5 36 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 33 (37.50%) C#
6 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 30 (34.09%) .NET
7 30 (34.09%) Test Automation
8 29 (32.95%) JIRA
9 28 (31.82%) Migration
10 27 (30.68%) Confluence
10 27 (30.68%) AngularJS
11 25 (28.41%) React
11 25 (28.41%) WCF
11 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
11 25 (28.41%) Full Stack Development
12 24 (27.27%) Vue.js
12 24 (27.27%) VB
12 24 (27.27%) WinForms
12 24 (27.27%) LINQ
12 24 (27.27%) Atlassian
12 24 (27.27%) jQuery
12 24 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (27.27%) Azure
13 23 (26.14%) Information Security
13 23 (26.14%) Java
14 21 (23.86%) Equities
15 20 (22.73%) Microsoft

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (30.68%) Confluence
2 4 (4.55%) Appian
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.14%) Relativity
2 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (27.27%) Azure
2 12 (13.64%) AWS
3 8 (9.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 6 (6.82%) SaaS
5 3 (3.41%) Apigee
5 3 (3.41%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (3.41%) GCP
5 3 (3.41%) PaaS
5 3 (3.41%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Azure Service Bus
6 2 (2.27%) Azure Service Fabric
6 2 (2.27%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (2.27%) BrowserStack
6 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.27%) IaaS
6 2 (2.27%) Lucidchart
6 2 (2.27%) Serverless
7 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.14%) CloudBees
7 1 (1.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) HTTP
2 3 (3.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.27%) DNS
3 2 (2.27%) SSH
4 1 (1.14%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) Network Security
4 1 (1.14%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.14%) SMTP
4 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 24 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (13.64%) Blockchain
4 8 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (32.95%) JIRA
2 18 (20.45%) Selenium
3 17 (19.32%) Cucumber
4 16 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 12 (13.64%) Postman
6 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.68%) JUnit
7 5 (5.68%) WebDriver
8 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.41%) JMeter
9 3 (3.41%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.27%) Burp Suite
10 2 (2.27%) Mockito
10 2 (2.27%) NUnit
10 2 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.27%) ReSharper
10 2 (2.27%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 43 (48.86%) Finance
2 16 (18.18%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Law
4 3 (3.41%) Advertising
4 3 (3.41%) Marketing
4 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 3 (3.41%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Social Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (51.14%) Developer
2 23 (26.14%) .NET Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Tester
4 12 (13.64%) Blockchain Engineer
4 12 (13.64%) QA Tester
4 12 (13.64%) Quality Engineer
4 12 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Senior Quality Engineer
5 11 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives Tester
6 9 (10.23%) Salesforce Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Senior Salesforce Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Senior QA Tester
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Tester
9 4 (4.55%) Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Integration Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.41%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (73.86%) REST
2 41 (46.59%) Web Services
3 30 (34.09%) .NET
4 27 (30.68%) AngularJS
5 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
5 25 (28.41%) React
5 25 (28.41%) WCF
6 24 (27.27%) jQuery
6 24 (27.27%) LINQ
6 24 (27.27%) Vue.js
6 24 (27.27%) WinForms
7 14 (15.91%) .NET Framework
8 13 (14.77%) Entity Framework
8 13 (14.77%) XML
9 12 (13.64%) Gherkin
9 12 (13.64%) JSON
10 10 (11.36%) RESTful
11 9 (10.23%) Visualforce
12 7 (7.95%) HTML
12 7 (7.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Equities
2 11 (12.50%) Derivative
2 11 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.41%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.09%) Test Automation
3 28 (31.82%) Migration
4 25 (28.41%) Full Stack Development
5 23 (26.14%) Information Security
6 18 (20.45%) Manual Testing
7 17 (19.32%) Mentoring
8 13 (14.77%) User Stories
8 13 (14.77%) Web Application Development
9 12 (13.64%) API Testing
9 12 (13.64%) Fintech
9 12 (13.64%) Performance Testing
9 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
10 10 (11.36%) Scrum
11 8 (9.09%) TDD
12 7 (7.95%) Microservices
12 7 (7.95%) SDLC
13 6 (6.82%) API Integration
13 6 (6.82%) DevOps
13 6 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 33 (37.50%) C#
3 24 (27.27%) VB
4 23 (26.14%) Java
5 18 (20.45%) SQL
6 10 (11.36%) Python
7 9 (10.23%) Apex Code
8 4 (4.55%) Ruby
9 3 (3.41%) C++
9 3 (3.41%) Go
9 3 (3.41%) Scala
9 3 (3.41%) SOQL
10 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) Ada
11 1 (1.14%) C
11 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) ISEB
2 1 (1.14%) CEH
2 1 (1.14%) CISA
2 1 (1.14%) CISSP
2 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) EC-Council LPT
2 1 (1.14%) ECSA
2 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (46.59%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.14%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.14%) Nessus
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
2 1 (1.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 24 (27.27%) Atlassian
2 20 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.36%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.68%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.41%) Google
5 3 (3.41%) OutSystems
6 2 (2.27%) Jitterbit
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle
6 2 (2.27%) Perfecto Mobile
6 2 (2.27%) SnapLogic
7 1 (1.14%) Demandware
7 1 (1.14%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.14%) Pega
7 1 (1.14%) Qualys
7 1 (1.14%) Veracode