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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 159 164
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 75 106 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.46% 1.67% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 4.03% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 59 83 134
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £48,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,300 £80,000
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 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 1968 2629 3659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.24% 41.41% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 2372 3204
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 110 (72.37%) REST
2 82 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (48.03%) SQL
4 68 (44.74%) Web Services
4 68 (44.74%) XML
5 57 (37.50%) JSON
6 53 (34.87%) JavaScript
7 51 (33.55%) Finance
8 45 (29.61%) Test Automation
9 44 (28.95%) TDD
10 40 (26.32%) HTML
11 38 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 37 (24.34%) SQL Server
12 37 (24.34%) Scrum
13 36 (23.68%) .NET
13 36 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (23.03%) Java
14 35 (23.03%) C#
15 33 (21.71%) Git (software)
16 30 (19.74%) CSS
16 30 (19.74%) Microsoft
17 29 (19.08%) MySQL
18 27 (17.76%) Linux
18 27 (17.76%) Mobile App
19 26 (17.11%) Apple iOS
20 25 (16.45%) NoSQL
20 25 (16.45%) Windows
21 24 (15.79%) Unit Testing
21 24 (15.79%) Web Development
21 24 (15.79%) CouchDB

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 10 (6.58%) IIS
2 8 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.95%) Apache
4 5 (3.29%) CMS
5 4 (2.63%) IBM Domino
5 4 (2.63%) Sitefinity
5 4 (2.63%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.97%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.32%) Confluence
7 2 (1.32%) Drupal
8 1 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.66%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.66%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Magento
2 3 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.97%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.32%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (1.32%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 38 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (15.13%) GitHub
3 16 (10.53%) TestFlight
4 14 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (9.21%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (7.24%) SaaS
6 8 (5.26%) Force.com
6 8 (5.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 5 (3.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (3.29%) Boomi
8 4 (2.63%) Basecamp
9 2 (1.32%) iPaaS
9 2 (1.32%) PaaS
10 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.66%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.66%) IaaS
10 1 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.87%) HTTP
2 7 (4.61%) Internet
2 7 (4.61%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.97%) Firewall
4 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.66%) LDAP
4 1 (0.66%) SSL
4 1 (0.66%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 29 (19.08%) MySQL
3 25 (16.45%) NoSQL
4 24 (15.79%) CouchDB
5 22 (14.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 20 (13.16%) MongoDB
7 19 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 16 (10.53%) SQLite
9 13 (8.55%) Big Data
10 10 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (5.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (5.92%) Hadoop
11 9 (5.92%) RDBMS
12 8 (5.26%) Apache Hive
13 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
15 2 (1.32%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 33 (21.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.24%) JIRA
4 9 (5.92%) Appium
4 9 (5.92%) Robolectric
4 9 (5.92%) Robotium
4 9 (5.92%) UI Automator
5 8 (5.26%) Maven
6 7 (4.61%) Ant
6 7 (4.61%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.61%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.95%) Subversion
7 6 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.29%) Gradle
8 5 (3.29%) Selenium
8 5 (3.29%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.29%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.63%) CruiseControl
9 4 (2.63%) JUnit
9 4 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 51 (33.55%) Finance
2 18 (11.84%) Banking
3 10 (6.58%) Legal
4 7 (4.61%) Advertising
5 6 (3.95%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.29%) Back Office
6 5 (3.29%) Front Office
6 5 (3.29%) Law
7 3 (1.97%) Retail
8 2 (1.32%) Marketing
8 2 (1.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.66%) Automotive
9 1 (0.66%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (51.97%) Developer
2 34 (22.37%) Architect
3 24 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 16 (10.53%) iOS Developer
4 16 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 12 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.24%) Integration Architect
6 11 (7.24%) Salesforce Developer
6 11 (7.24%) Test Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.92%) Mobile Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Senior iOS Developer
9 8 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.61%) Lead iOS Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.95%) Python Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (72.37%) REST
2 68 (44.74%) Web Services
2 68 (44.74%) XML
3 57 (37.50%) JSON
4 40 (26.32%) HTML
5 36 (23.68%) .NET
6 30 (19.74%) CSS
7 19 (12.50%) jQuery
8 16 (10.53%) Cocoa
8 16 (10.53%) Cocoa Touch
9 15 (9.87%) Node.js
10 10 (6.58%) .NET Framework
10 10 (6.58%) AngularJS
10 10 (6.58%) RESTful
10 10 (6.58%) Spring
11 9 (5.92%) FIX Protocol
11 9 (5.92%) Visualforce
11 9 (5.92%) XSLT
12 8 (5.26%) Grails
12 8 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.76%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.26%) Fixed Income
5 7 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.29%) Derivative
6 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.29%) User Experience
7 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.32%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.32%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.32%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.66%) Animation
8 1 (0.66%) Equities
8 1 (0.66%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.66%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.76%) Linux
2 26 (17.11%) Apple iOS
3 25 (16.45%) Windows
4 18 (11.84%) Unix
5 10 (6.58%) Android
6 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.97%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.66%) CentOS
8 1 (0.66%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.61%) Test Automation
3 44 (28.95%) TDD
4 37 (24.34%) Scrum
5 36 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 24 (15.79%) Web Development
7 23 (15.13%) Software Engineering
8 21 (13.82%) SOA
9 20 (13.16%) Open Source
10 19 (12.50%) Data Integration
10 19 (12.50%) OO
11 18 (11.84%) DevOps
12 17 (11.18%) API Integration
13 16 (10.53%) Adaptive Web Design
13 16 (10.53%) iOS Development
13 16 (10.53%) Progressive Enhancement
14 15 (9.87%) Microservices
14 15 (9.87%) MVC
14 15 (9.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (48.03%) SQL
2 53 (34.87%) JavaScript
3 35 (23.03%) C#
3 35 (23.03%) Java
4 16 (10.53%) Apple Swift
4 16 (10.53%) Objective-C
5 14 (9.21%) PHP
6 13 (8.55%) Python
7 9 (5.92%) Apex Code
8 8 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.61%) SOQL
10 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.63%) VBA
11 3 (1.97%) C
11 3 (1.97%) Perl
11 3 (1.97%) Ruby
11 3 (1.97%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.32%) SOSL
13 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (13.16%) Degree
2 9 (5.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.63%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.66%) MCSA
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.47%) QA
2 8 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.97%) MiFID
4 2 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.32%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.66%) Section 508
5 1 (0.66%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (5.92%) Docker
2 2 (1.32%) Varnish
2 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.29%) Piwik
3 3 (1.97%) Nagios
3 3 (1.97%) Opsview
4 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.21%) Oracle
3 12 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (5.26%) Apigee
5 5 (3.29%) Dell
5 5 (3.29%) Jitterbit
5 5 (3.29%) MuleSoft
5 5 (3.29%) Pardot
6 4 (2.63%) IBM
6 4 (2.63%) Splunk
7 3 (1.97%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.97%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.32%) hybris
8 2 (1.32%) Informatica
8 2 (1.32%) OpenText
8 2 (1.32%) Perforce
8 2 (1.32%) Sybase
8 2 (1.32%) VMware
8 2 (1.32%) Zend
9 1 (0.66%) Adobe
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Runpath
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
greywood
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + bens & bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago