Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 125 128
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 86 114 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.01% 2.19% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.77% 5.01% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 69 100 120
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -8.11% +15.63%
10th Percentile £29,800 £27,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £62,750 £55,000
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 1,803 2,276 2,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.19% 43.66% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 1,976 2,062
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 +25 42 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Leicestershire -16 23 £37,500 +70.45% 16
Northamptonshire -11 11 £48,000 +6.67% 6
Derbyshire +9 8 £36,750 -26.50% 5
Rutland - 2 £30,500 -
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 72 (83.72%) REST
2 65 (75.58%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (52.33%) Java
4 43 (50.00%) Spring
5 39 (45.35%) SQL
6 38 (44.19%) Web Services
7 36 (41.86%) Microservices
8 35 (40.70%) Scrum
9 33 (38.37%) Maven
10 31 (36.05%) Degree
11 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
12 28 (32.56%) JUnit
12 28 (32.56%) HTML
12 28 (32.56%) Gradle
12 28 (32.56%) Cucumber
13 27 (31.40%) Oracle
13 27 (31.40%) C#
13 27 (31.40%) JMS
14 26 (30.23%) SQL Server
15 24 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (26.74%) CSS
17 22 (25.58%) .NET
18 20 (23.26%) MVC
18 20 (23.26%) JPA
19 19 (22.09%) Hibernate
20 18 (20.93%) AngularJS
21 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
21 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
22 15 (17.44%) J2EE
22 15 (17.44%) Windows

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 4 (4.65%) IIS
2 3 (3.49%) JBoss
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.16%) Apache
4 1 (1.16%) Confluence
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 24 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.47%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.14%) Office 365
4 2 (2.33%) Boomi
4 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.33%) iPaaS
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (8.14%) InterSystems Cache
4 7 (8.14%) Redis
4 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.65%) MySQL
6 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.49%) SQLite
7 2 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.33%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.16%) Big Data
8 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (38.37%) Maven
2 28 (32.56%) Cucumber
2 28 (32.56%) Gradle
2 28 (32.56%) JUnit
3 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 14 (16.28%) JIRA
4 10 (11.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (10.47%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.14%) Selenium
7 6 (6.98%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.65%) JMeter
8 4 (4.65%) Mockito
8 4 (4.65%) QF-Test
8 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
9 3 (3.49%) Subversion
10 2 (2.33%) SonarQube
11 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.16%) Mocha
11 1 (1.16%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Advertising
2 3 (3.49%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (83.72%) Developer
2 40 (46.51%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.44%) .NET Developer
4 13 (15.12%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Software Developer
6 8 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (6.98%) IT Analyst
9 5 (5.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (4.65%) Automation Tester
10 4 (4.65%) QA Automation Tester
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Automation Tester
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Software Tester
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Tester
10 4 (4.65%) Software QA Tester
10 4 (4.65%) Software Tester
10 4 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (83.72%) REST
2 43 (50.00%) Spring
3 38 (44.19%) Web Services
4 28 (32.56%) HTML
5 27 (31.40%) JMS
6 23 (26.74%) CSS
7 22 (25.58%) .NET
8 20 (23.26%) JPA
9 19 (22.09%) Hibernate
10 18 (20.93%) AngularJS
11 15 (17.44%) J2EE
11 15 (17.44%) Java EE
12 14 (16.28%) jQuery
13 13 (15.12%) .NET Framework
14 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
14 12 (13.95%) JSON
14 12 (13.95%) Spring Boot
14 12 (13.95%) XML
15 10 (11.63%) JSF
16 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.49%) Fintech
3 2 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.16%) PKI
4 1 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.16%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.44%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Linux
3 6 (6.98%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (75.58%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) Microservices
3 35 (40.70%) Scrum
4 20 (23.26%) MVC
5 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
6 14 (16.28%) OO
7 13 (15.12%) CRM
8 12 (13.95%) Computer Science
9 11 (12.79%) SDLC
9 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
10 10 (11.63%) DevOps
10 10 (11.63%) TDD
11 8 (9.30%) Multithreading
11 8 (9.30%) User Stories
12 7 (8.14%) OOP
12 7 (8.14%) Performance Analysis
12 7 (8.14%) Security Testing
12 7 (8.14%) Test Automation
12 7 (8.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (8.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) Java
2 39 (45.35%) SQL
3 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
4 27 (31.40%) C#
5 9 (10.47%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.47%) VB
6 7 (8.14%) C++
6 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.14%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.14%) VB6
7 6 (6.98%) Java 8
7 6 (6.98%) PHP
7 6 (6.98%) VBScript
8 4 (4.65%) Groovy
9 3 (3.49%) Jython
10 2 (2.33%) Python
11 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.16%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (36.05%) Degree
2 11 (12.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (31.40%) Oracle
2 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.33%) Dell
3 2 (2.33%) IBM
3 2 (2.33%) MuleSoft
3 2 (2.33%) Talend
3 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.33%) T-Plan
3 2 (2.33%) webMethods
4 1 (1.16%) JDA
4 1 (1.16%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) VMware