Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 227 170 190
Rank change year-on-year -57 +20 -28
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 98 194 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.97% 1.78% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 4.29% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 85 178 125
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £44,000 £44,625 £45,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,625 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year +1.96% +2.00% +4.17%

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 4,001 4,517 3,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.51% 41.36% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,609 4,102 3,520
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £38,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SOAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 50 (51.02%) Finance
1 50 (51.02%) JavaScript
2 45 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (42.86%) XML
3 42 (42.86%) REST
4 40 (40.82%) C#
4 40 (40.82%) Web Services
5 38 (38.78%) HTML
6 37 (37.76%) CSS
7 35 (35.71%) SQL
8 34 (34.69%) Microservices
9 32 (32.65%) SQL Server
9 32 (32.65%) TDD
9 32 (32.65%) RESTful
10 29 (29.59%) Java
10 29 (29.59%) Spring
11 27 (27.55%) AngularJS
12 26 (26.53%) HTML5
12 26 (26.53%) .NET
13 25 (25.51%) MVC
13 25 (25.51%) JSON
13 25 (25.51%) Selenium
13 25 (25.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 24 (24.49%) Test Automation
15 23 (23.47%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (23.47%) Scrum
15 23 (23.47%) Jenkins
16 22 (22.45%) Azure
17 20 (20.41%) Git (software)
18 19 (19.39%) Confluence

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 19 (19.39%) Confluence
2 8 (8.16%) CMS
2 8 (8.16%) EPiServer
3 7 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (4.08%) JBoss
5 3 (3.06%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.04%) ArcGIS
6 2 (2.04%) IIS
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.02%) Apache
7 1 (1.02%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) ReMetrica
1 2 (2.04%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 1 (1.02%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.02%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.45%) Azure
2 18 (18.37%) AWS
3 8 (8.16%) GitHub
4 7 (7.14%) CloudBees
4 7 (7.14%) GCP
4 7 (7.14%) PaaS
5 6 (6.12%) IaaS
5 6 (6.12%) OpenShift
6 5 (5.10%) Apple Pay
6 5 (5.10%) Google Pay
7 4 (4.08%) Power Platform
8 3 (3.06%) Apigee
9 2 (2.04%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (2.04%) BrowserStack
9 2 (2.04%) Sauce Labs
10 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Internet
1 8 (8.16%) LAN
1 8 (8.16%) WAN
2 4 (4.08%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.20%) MySQL
3 8 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.08%) CouchDB
5 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.08%) Neo4j
5 4 (4.08%) Power BI
5 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.04%) Blockchain
7 2 (2.04%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (2.04%) GIS
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.02%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 25 (25.51%) Selenium
2 23 (23.47%) Jenkins
3 20 (20.41%) Git (software)
4 19 (19.39%) JIRA
5 17 (17.35%) WebDriver
6 15 (15.31%) SoapUI
7 12 (12.24%) NUnit
8 11 (11.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (11.22%) SpecFlow
9 9 (9.18%) Visual Studio
10 7 (7.14%) Gradle
10 7 (7.14%) Hudson
11 6 (6.12%) Bitbucket Server
11 6 (6.12%) Cucumber
11 6 (6.12%) JMeter
11 6 (6.12%) Maven
11 6 (6.12%) SonarQube
11 6 (6.12%) TeamCity
12 5 (5.10%) JUnit
12 5 (5.10%) Mockito
General
1 50 (51.02%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Banking
3 11 (11.22%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.16%) Retail
5 7 (7.14%) Marketing
5 7 (7.14%) Public Sector
6 6 (6.12%) Electronics
6 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
7 4 (4.08%) Front Office
8 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.02%) Games
9 1 (1.02%) Law
9 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (58.16%) Developer
2 31 (31.63%) C# Developer
3 22 (22.45%) Senior Developer
4 16 (16.33%) Java Developer
5 13 (13.27%) .NET Developer
5 13 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (13.27%) Developer in Test
5 13 (13.27%) Software Developer
6 12 (12.24%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (10.20%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.14%) Architect
9 7 (7.14%) Consultant
9 7 (7.14%) Geneos Support
9 7 (7.14%) Unix Support
10 6 (6.12%) Lead Developer
10 6 (6.12%) Product Owner
10 6 (6.12%) Software Consultant
10 6 (6.12%) Technical Product Owner
10 6 (6.12%) TOGAF Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.86%) REST
1 42 (42.86%) XML
2 40 (40.82%) Web Services
3 38 (38.78%) HTML
4 37 (37.76%) CSS
5 32 (32.65%) RESTful
6 29 (29.59%) Spring
7 27 (27.55%) AngularJS
8 26 (26.53%) .NET
8 26 (26.53%) HTML5
9 25 (25.51%) JSON
9 25 (25.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (13.27%) .NET Framework
10 13 (13.27%) CSS3
11 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET
11 12 (12.24%) jQuery
11 12 (12.24%) React
12 11 (11.22%) Node.js
13 10 (10.20%) XSLT
14 9 (9.18%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.12%) User Experience
4 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.08%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.06%) Reinsurance
7 2 (2.04%) EPoS
8 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.24%) Unix
2 8 (8.16%) Linux
3 2 (2.04%) Android
3 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.04%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.02%) AIX
4 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.69%) Microservices
3 32 (32.65%) TDD
4 25 (25.51%) MVC
5 24 (24.49%) Test Automation
6 23 (23.47%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (23.47%) Scrum
7 19 (19.39%) SDLC
8 17 (17.35%) DevOps
8 17 (17.35%) Fintech
9 16 (16.33%) SOA
10 15 (15.31%) BDD
11 13 (13.27%) SDET
12 12 (12.24%) Functional Testing
13 11 (11.22%) Non-Functional Testing
13 11 (11.22%) Software Delivery
13 11 (11.22%) Software Engineering
13 11 (11.22%) Web Development
14 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (10.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 50 (51.02%) JavaScript
2 40 (40.82%) C#
3 35 (35.71%) SQL
4 29 (29.59%) Java
5 10 (10.20%) Java 8
5 10 (10.20%) Python
6 8 (8.16%) Ruby
6 8 (8.16%) XPath
7 4 (4.08%) Groovy
7 4 (4.08%) Scala
8 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.06%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.04%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.04%) PHP
9 2 (2.04%) R
9 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.02%) C
10 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.02%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.02%) MCAD
3 1 (1.02%) MCSD
3 1 (1.02%) MCTS
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.02%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (16.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.02%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) Kubernetes
2 9 (9.18%) Docker Swarm
3 8 (8.16%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (5.10%) Rancher
5 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.02%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) SAP
4 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.06%) CA
6 2 (2.04%) Databricks
6 2 (2.04%) ESRI
6 2 (2.04%) Informatica
6 2 (2.04%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.02%) Cognos
7 1 (1.02%) Google
7 1 (1.02%) Intapp
7 1 (1.02%) Okta
7 1 (1.02%) Ping Identity
7 1 (1.02%) Tableau