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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 125 194
Rank change year-on-year -19 +69  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 80 152 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.55% 2.12% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.11% 5.52% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73 138 103
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1945 2754 3390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.80% 38.36% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 2432 2948
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

SOAP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in the City of London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 119 (68.00%) REST
2 94 (53.71%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (45.71%) XML
4 67 (38.29%) Java
4 67 (38.29%) SQL
5 66 (37.71%) JavaScript
6 61 (34.86%) JSON
7 60 (34.29%) HTML
8 56 (32.00%) Web Services
9 54 (30.86%) Finance
10 46 (26.29%) C#
11 44 (25.14%) .NET
12 43 (24.57%) CSS
13 39 (22.29%) TDD
14 37 (21.14%) Scrum
15 34 (19.43%) SQL Server
15 34 (19.43%) Git (software)
16 33 (18.86%) jQuery
17 32 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (18.29%) Microsoft
18 31 (17.71%) BDD
19 30 (17.14%) QA
20 29 (16.57%) Jenkins
21 28 (16.00%) Test Automation
21 28 (16.00%) Linux
22 27 (15.43%) Software Engineering
22 27 (15.43%) Cucumber
23 26 (14.86%) NoSQL
23 26 (14.86%) Banking
24 25 (14.29%) MS Excel

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 11 (6.29%) Apache Spark
2 10 (5.71%) IIS
3 9 (5.14%) CMS
4 8 (4.57%) Apache
5 7 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (4.00%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.86%) Drupal
7 4 (2.29%) Confluence
8 3 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.71%) NServiceBus
8 3 (1.71%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.57%) JBoss
10 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Magento
2 3 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.71%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.71%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (1.71%) StreamServe
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (12.00%) GitHub
3 20 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (9.71%) SaaS
5 11 (6.29%) Force.com
6 9 (5.14%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (3.43%) Google Play
7 6 (3.43%) PaaS
8 5 (2.86%) Boomi
8 5 (2.86%) IaaS
8 5 (2.86%) TestFlight
9 3 (1.71%) Bluemix
9 3 (1.71%) Google App Engine
9 3 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.71%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (1.14%) iPaaS
10 2 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.57%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.29%) HTTP
2 13 (7.43%) Internet
3 9 (5.14%) SSL
4 3 (1.71%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.71%) LDAP
5 2 (1.14%) DVB
5 2 (1.14%) Firewall
6 1 (0.57%) PPP
6 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.43%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.86%) NoSQL
3 25 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 23 (13.14%) MySQL
5 17 (9.71%) Big Data
6 14 (8.00%) Hadoop
6 14 (8.00%) MongoDB
7 11 (6.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (6.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (4.57%) Apache Hive
8 8 (4.57%) CouchDB
9 6 (3.43%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (3.43%) MarkLogic
9 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.86%) SQLite
11 4 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.29%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 34 (19.43%) Git (software)
2 29 (16.57%) Jenkins
3 27 (15.43%) Cucumber
4 25 (14.29%) Selenium
5 15 (8.57%) Subversion
6 12 (6.86%) SoapUI
7 10 (5.71%) Gradle
7 10 (5.71%) JIRA
7 10 (5.71%) Maven
7 10 (5.71%) Visual Studio
7 10 (5.71%) WebDriver
8 9 (5.14%) JUnit
9 8 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (4.00%) Hudson
10 7 (4.00%) Mockito
11 6 (3.43%) Ant
11 6 (3.43%) Xcode
12 5 (2.86%) JMeter
12 5 (2.86%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.86%) WATIR
General
1 54 (30.86%) Finance
2 26 (14.86%) Banking
3 11 (6.29%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.71%) Advertising
5 8 (4.57%) Publishing
6 7 (4.00%) Front Office
7 5 (2.86%) Back Office
7 5 (2.86%) Legal
8 3 (1.71%) Marketing
8 3 (1.71%) Retail
9 2 (1.14%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.14%) Law
9 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.57%) Automotive
10 1 (0.57%) Billing
10 1 (0.57%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.57%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 92 (52.57%) Developer
2 30 (17.14%) Architect
3 24 (13.71%) Senior Developer
4 22 (12.57%) .NET Developer
5 20 (11.43%) Java Developer
6 19 (10.86%) C# Developer
7 16 (9.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (9.14%) Salesforce Developer
8 15 (8.57%) Tester
9 13 (7.43%) Automation Tester
10 12 (6.86%) Software Engineer
11 11 (6.29%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (5.71%) Test Engineer
13 9 (5.14%) QA Automation Tester
13 9 (5.14%) QA Tester
13 9 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (4.57%) Integration Architect
15 7 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
15 7 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
16 6 (3.43%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (68.00%) REST
2 80 (45.71%) XML
3 61 (34.86%) JSON
4 60 (34.29%) HTML
5 56 (32.00%) Web Services
6 44 (25.14%) .NET
7 43 (24.57%) CSS
8 33 (18.86%) jQuery
9 21 (12.00%) .NET Framework
10 19 (10.86%) RESTful
11 18 (10.29%) Ajax
11 18 (10.29%) HTML5
12 17 (9.71%) Node.js
13 14 (8.00%) AngularJS
13 14 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (8.00%) Spring
13 14 (8.00%) Visualforce
13 14 (8.00%) WPF
14 12 (6.86%) ASP.NET
14 12 (6.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.43%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.14%) iPad
5 7 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 7 (4.00%) User Experience
6 6 (3.43%) iPhone
7 4 (2.29%) Equities
7 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.71%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.71%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.71%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.14%) BBC
9 2 (1.14%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.14%) STB
9 2 (1.14%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.00%) Linux
2 24 (13.71%) Apple iOS
3 21 (12.00%) Android
3 21 (12.00%) Windows
4 17 (9.71%) Unix
5 3 (1.71%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (53.71%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (22.29%) TDD
3 37 (21.14%) Scrum
4 32 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (17.71%) BDD
6 28 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 27 (15.43%) Software Engineering
8 24 (13.71%) Open Source
9 21 (12.00%) Web Development
10 19 (10.86%) Mentoring
10 19 (10.86%) MVC
11 17 (9.71%) OO
11 17 (9.71%) Project Management
12 16 (9.14%) SOA
12 16 (9.14%) Unit Testing
13 15 (8.57%) Analytics
13 15 (8.57%) E-Commerce
14 14 (8.00%) API Integration
14 14 (8.00%) Data Integration
15 13 (7.43%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.29%) Java
1 67 (38.29%) SQL
2 66 (37.71%) JavaScript
3 46 (26.29%) C#
4 21 (12.00%) PHP
4 21 (12.00%) Python
5 16 (9.14%) Apex Code
6 15 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.71%) SOQL
8 9 (5.14%) Apple Swift
8 9 (5.14%) Objective-C
8 9 (5.14%) Ruby
9 7 (4.00%) C
9 7 (4.00%) Perl
10 6 (3.43%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.86%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.29%) XAML
13 3 (1.71%) SOSL
13 3 (1.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (13.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) CITP
2 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.57%) MCSD
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.14%) QA
2 8 (4.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.86%) MiFID
4 2 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.57%) EMIR
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.57%) Section 508
5 1 (0.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (6.29%) Docker
2 3 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.14%) Varnish
4 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.57%) Puppet
2 5 (2.86%) Ansible
2 5 (2.86%) Piwik
3 3 (1.71%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.14%) Nagios
4 2 (1.14%) Opsview
4 2 (1.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 32 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (5.14%) Google
4 8 (4.57%) Apigee
5 7 (4.00%) IBM
5 7 (4.00%) Sitecore
6 6 (3.43%) Splunk
7 5 (2.86%) Dell
7 5 (2.86%) Jitterbit
7 5 (2.86%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.86%) Pardot
8 4 (2.29%) Apple
8 4 (2.29%) Oracle
8 4 (2.29%) Zend
9 3 (1.71%) hybris
9 3 (1.71%) Informatica
9 3 (1.71%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.71%) SAP
9 3 (1.71%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.71%) StreamBase
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum excellent Benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Glasgow
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Furness Insurance Services
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Tibco Software
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Cross Training on Python
Posted: 20 days ago