Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 133 149
Rank change year-on-year +5 +16 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 116 126 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.19% 2.06% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 5.22% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 104 116 84
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,328 2,412 2,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.96% 39.42% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,019 2,072 2,348
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in the East Midlands

SOAP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SOAP in the East Midlands

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in the East Midlands

SOAP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -42 47 £37,500 -16.67% 7
Northamptonshire +26 18 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Derbyshire +7 18 £50,000 +29.87% 4
Lincolnshire +6 15 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Leicestershire +21 13 £31,250 -40.48% 8
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 71 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (49.14%) JavaScript
3 56 (48.28%) HTML
3 56 (48.28%) CSS
3 56 (48.28%) Web Services
4 52 (44.83%) XML
5 43 (37.07%) RESTful
6 42 (36.21%) REST
7 39 (33.62%) jQuery
8 37 (31.90%) C#
8 37 (31.90%) MVC
9 36 (31.03%) SQL
9 36 (31.03%) OO
10 33 (28.45%) TDD
11 31 (26.72%) Java
11 31 (26.72%) .NET
12 30 (25.86%) MySQL
12 30 (25.86%) Degree
12 30 (25.86%) Git (software)
13 29 (25.00%) PHP
14 28 (24.14%) JSON
14 28 (24.14%) Selenium
15 27 (23.28%) ASP.NET
16 26 (22.41%) SoapUI
17 25 (21.55%) Test Automation
17 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
17 25 (21.55%) Finance
18 22 (18.97%) Cucumber
18 22 (18.97%) Web Development
19 21 (18.10%) Gherkin

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (5.17%) JBoss
2 5 (4.31%) Apache
2 5 (4.31%) WordPress
3 3 (2.59%) Confluence
4 2 (1.72%) CMS
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.86%) Kentico
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) Internet
1 4 (3.45%) WebEx
2 1 (0.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.86%) MySQL
2 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
3 14 (12.07%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.59%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (25.86%) Git (software)
2 28 (24.14%) Selenium
3 26 (22.41%) SoapUI
4 22 (18.97%) Cucumber
5 17 (14.66%) NUnit
6 15 (12.93%) JIRA
7 13 (11.21%) Jenkins
8 10 (8.62%) Subversion
9 8 (6.90%) MSTest
10 6 (5.17%) Maven
11 4 (3.45%) PHPUnit
12 3 (2.59%) Bitbucket
12 3 (2.59%) Gradle
12 3 (2.59%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.72%) JMeter
13 2 (1.72%) JUnit
13 2 (1.72%) SonarQube
14 1 (0.86%) Ant
14 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (21.55%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Vietnamese Language
3 7 (6.03%) Banking
4 4 (3.45%) Legal
4 4 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Games
6 1 (0.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 66 (56.90%) Developer
2 25 (21.55%) PHP Developer
3 21 (18.10%) Senior Developer
4 18 (15.52%) Analyst
5 17 (14.66%) .NET Developer
6 15 (12.93%) Test Analyst
7 14 (12.07%) Software Developer
7 14 (12.07%) Web Developer
8 13 (11.21%) C# Developer
9 12 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (10.34%) Java Developer
9 12 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (10.34%) SQL Developer
10 11 (9.48%) QA Engineer
10 11 (9.48%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (8.62%) Automation Tester
11 10 (8.62%) Tester
12 9 (7.76%) Agile Tester
12 9 (7.76%) Senior Test Analyst
13 8 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (48.28%) CSS
1 56 (48.28%) HTML
1 56 (48.28%) Web Services
2 52 (44.83%) XML
3 43 (37.07%) RESTful
4 42 (36.21%) REST
5 39 (33.62%) jQuery
6 31 (26.72%) .NET
7 28 (24.14%) JSON
8 27 (23.28%) ASP.NET
9 21 (18.10%) Gherkin
10 17 (14.66%) Spring
11 16 (13.79%) HTML5
12 15 (12.93%) Hibernate
13 14 (12.07%) AngularJS
13 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (11.21%) Java EE
15 12 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (10.34%) CSS3
16 10 (8.62%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.03%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.03%) User Experience
3 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.45%) Contactless
4 4 (3.45%) EMV
4 4 (3.45%) IVR
4 4 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.86%) Fintech
6 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.62%) Linux
2 8 (6.90%) Windows
3 7 (6.03%) Android
3 7 (6.03%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.59%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (61.21%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.90%) MVC
3 36 (31.03%) OO
4 33 (28.45%) TDD
5 25 (21.55%) Test Automation
6 22 (18.97%) Web Development
7 18 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (15.52%) Scenario Testing
8 15 (12.93%) BDD
8 15 (12.93%) Software Testing
9 14 (12.07%) OOP
9 14 (12.07%) SDLC
9 14 (12.07%) Software Delivery
10 13 (11.21%) Software Engineering
11 12 (10.34%) Regression Testing
11 12 (10.34%) Unit Testing
12 11 (9.48%) Functional Testing
12 11 (9.48%) Integration Testing
12 11 (9.48%) SOA
13 10 (8.62%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 57 (49.14%) JavaScript
2 37 (31.90%) C#
3 36 (31.03%) SQL
4 31 (26.72%) Java
5 29 (25.00%) PHP
6 16 (13.79%) T-SQL
7 12 (10.34%) C++
7 12 (10.34%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.59%) Bourne shell
9 2 (1.72%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.72%) Groovy
9 2 (1.72%) Jython
10 1 (0.86%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (25.86%) Degree
2 9 (7.76%) SC Cleared
2 9 (7.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.79%) QA
2 5 (4.31%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.31%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.76%) Zend
3 7 (6.03%) Oracle
4 4 (3.45%) Apple
4 4 (3.45%) Google
4 4 (3.45%) Ingenico
4 4 (3.45%) PayPal
4 4 (3.45%) VeriFone
4 4 (3.45%) WorldPay
5 3 (2.59%) Facebook
5 3 (2.59%) Sencha
5 3 (2.59%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.72%) IBM
6 2 (1.72%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.72%) webMethods
7 1 (0.86%) Apigee
7 1 (0.86%) Perforce
7 1 (0.86%) Red Hat