Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 49 62
Rank change year-on-year +17 +13 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 18 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.76% 0.26% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.52% 0.89% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Croydon median annual salary £62,500 £64,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.34% +24.27% +28.75%
10th Percentile £48,200 £62,000 £43,100
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,000 £60,700
South London median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% +11.11%

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 Croydon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 116 112 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 30.69% 28.87% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 94 103 132
Croydon median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £27,550
90th Percentile £83,000 £71,250 £60,000
South London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Croydon

SOAP
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP in Croydon.

Salary trend for SOAP in Croydon

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Croydon over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 17 (94.44%) JUnit
1 17 (94.44%) BDD
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) REST
4 13 (72.22%) Web Services
5 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
6 11 (61.11%) Selenium
6 11 (61.11%) Scrum
7 10 (55.56%) TDD
7 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
8 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (44.44%) OO
10 7 (38.89%) J2EE
10 7 (38.89%) NUnit
10 7 (38.89%) Spring
10 7 (38.89%) Apache CXF
10 7 (38.89%) FitNesse
10 7 (38.89%) QA
10 7 (38.89%) Open Source
10 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
10 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
11 6 (33.33%) PowerMock
11 6 (33.33%) DbUnit
11 6 (33.33%) Mockito
11 6 (33.33%) jMock
11 6 (33.33%) Kanban
11 6 (33.33%) RESTful
11 6 (33.33%) Maven

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) BrowserStack
1 4 (22.22%) Sauce Labs
2 3 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) JUnit
2 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 11 (61.11%) Selenium
4 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
5 7 (38.89%) FitNesse
5 7 (38.89%) NUnit
6 6 (33.33%) DbUnit
6 6 (33.33%) IntelliJ
6 6 (33.33%) jMock
6 6 (33.33%) Maven
6 6 (33.33%) Mockito
6 6 (33.33%) SonarQube
7 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
7 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
7 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
8 3 (16.67%) Hudson
9 1 (5.56%) Gradle
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
1 10 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (16.67%) BPM Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer in Test
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer in Test
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) REST
2 13 (72.22%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) Apache CXF
3 7 (38.89%) J2EE
3 7 (38.89%) Spring
4 6 (33.33%) PowerMock
4 6 (33.33%) RESTful
4 6 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) Apache Camel
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) Grails
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
6 1 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) BDD
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) TDD
5 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
6 8 (44.44%) OO
7 7 (38.89%) Open Source
7 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
8 6 (33.33%) Kanban
9 5 (27.78%) DevOps
9 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
9 5 (27.78%) Microservices
9 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
10 4 (22.22%) SDLC
11 3 (16.67%) Build Automation
11 3 (16.67%) OOD
11 3 (16.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Groovy
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA