Period
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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 25 May 2022 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
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 215 205 155
Rank change year-on-year -10 -50 +55
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 67 29 117
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.90% 0.58% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 1.42% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 56 28 104
10th Percentile £35,375 £45,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £58,750 £54,688 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.83% +4.35% -11.54%
75th Percentile £95,000 £65,000 £72,500
90th Percentile - £85,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -7.69%

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 2,408 2,045 2,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.51% 40.77% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,022 1,883 2,354
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £46,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £106,250 £98,750
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +3.70%

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 25 May 2022.

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 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 3 £72,500 -
SOAP
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 (74.63%) REST
2 33 (49.25%) Test Automation
3 32 (47.76%) Agile
4 28 (41.79%) Java
4 28 (41.79%) Web Services
5 27 (40.30%) QA
6 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
7 22 (32.84%) Selenium
7 22 (32.84%) API Testing
8 19 (28.36%) Social Skills
8 19 (28.36%) C#
9 17 (25.37%) Performance Testing
10 16 (23.88%) Cucumber
10 16 (23.88%) Gherkin
10 16 (23.88%) Postman
10 16 (23.88%) SQL
11 15 (22.39%) Data Modelling
11 15 (22.39%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
11 15 (22.39%) Blockchain
11 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
12 14 (20.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 14 (20.90%) Finance
12 14 (20.90%) HTML
13 13 (19.40%) XML
13 13 (19.40%) Change Management
13 13 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (19.40%) Information Management
13 13 (19.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 13 (19.40%) Scaled Agile Framework

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 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) Confluence
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Maple
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.49%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 13 (19.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 7 (10.45%) AWS
4 5 (7.46%) Azure
5 2 (2.99%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.99%) SaaS
5 2 (2.99%) Serverless
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.49%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.49%) Azure Logic Apps
6 1 (1.49%) Azure Pipelines
6 1 (1.49%) GCP
6 1 (1.49%) IaaS
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (1.49%) Power Automate
6 1 (1.49%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Network Security
1 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) FTP
2 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Metadata
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Power BI
5 1 (1.49%) QlikView
5 1 (1.49%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Selenium
2 16 (23.88%) Cucumber
2 16 (23.88%) Postman
3 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
4 11 (16.42%) JIRA
5 8 (11.94%) Bitbucket
6 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.96%) SpecFlow
7 6 (8.96%) TeamCity
8 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.99%) JMeter
10 1 (1.49%) JUnit
10 1 (1.49%) MSTest
10 1 (1.49%) NUnit
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.49%) Subversion
10 1 (1.49%) TestNG
10 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (28.36%) Social Skills
2 14 (20.90%) Finance
3 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.94%) Presentation Skills
4 6 (8.96%) Publishing
5 5 (7.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 5 (7.46%) Police
6 3 (4.48%) Back Office
7 2 (2.99%) Banking
7 2 (2.99%) Law
7 2 (2.99%) Retail
8 1 (1.49%) International Banking
8 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.49%) Legal
8 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Blockchain Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Quality Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 14 (20.90%) Salesforce Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Cloud Developer
7 5 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.97%) QA Tester
8 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Tester
9 3 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (74.63%) REST
2 28 (41.79%) Web Services
3 16 (23.88%) Gherkin
4 14 (20.90%) HTML
5 13 (19.40%) Lightning Web Components
5 13 (19.40%) Visualforce
5 13 (19.40%) XML
6 12 (17.91%) .NET
7 8 (11.94%) Spring
8 6 (8.96%) JDBC
8 6 (8.96%) JSP
9 5 (7.46%) CSS
9 5 (7.46%) EJB
9 5 (7.46%) Java EE
9 5 (7.46%) JSF
9 5 (7.46%) ODBC
9 5 (7.46%) RESTful
10 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.97%) jQuery
10 4 (5.97%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Blockchain
2 5 (7.46%) Cyberattack
2 5 (7.46%) Cybercrime
2 5 (7.46%) Derivative
3 4 (5.97%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.49%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.49%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Android
3 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.48%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Test Automation
2 32 (47.76%) Agile
3 22 (32.84%) API Testing
4 17 (25.37%) Performance Testing
5 15 (22.39%) Data Modelling
5 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
6 13 (19.40%) Change Management
6 13 (19.40%) Information Management
6 13 (19.40%) Portfolio Management
6 13 (19.40%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 13 (19.40%) SDLC
6 13 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (19.40%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (17.91%) Scrum
8 11 (16.42%) Manual Testing
9 10 (14.93%) Fintech
9 10 (14.93%) Migration
10 8 (11.94%) DevOps
10 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 19 (28.36%) C#
4 16 (23.88%) SQL
5 13 (19.40%) Apex Code
6 5 (7.46%) C++
6 5 (7.46%) MATLAB
6 5 (7.46%) R
6 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.48%) VB
9 2 (2.99%) Python
10 1 (1.49%) ES8
10 1 (1.49%) Perl
10 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) CISM
3 1 (1.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (40.30%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.49%) Aveksa
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) Facebook
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) Intapp
5 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.49%) T-Plan