Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 116 125
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 114 125 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.46% 2.40% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.93% 5.82% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 73 116 156
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £38,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.00% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,100 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £56,250 £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 1,922 2,146 2,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.42% 41.25% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,543 1,839 2,157
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,300 £58,750 £57,500
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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +25 55 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Northamptonshire +9 41 £48,000 +28.00% 4
Leicestershire -19 10 £38,750 +6.16% 8
Derbyshire -7 6 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Rutland - 2 £30,500 - 1
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 83 (72.81%) REST
2 69 (60.53%) Java
3 68 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (57.02%) Spring
5 57 (50.00%) Web Services
6 51 (44.74%) HTML
7 50 (43.86%) Oracle
8 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
9 46 (40.35%) JUnit
10 45 (39.47%) CSS
10 45 (39.47%) MVC
10 45 (39.47%) Maven
11 41 (35.96%) Scrum
11 41 (35.96%) SQL
12 39 (34.21%) Git (software)
13 37 (32.46%) Microservices
14 33 (28.95%) C#
15 32 (28.07%) .NET
16 30 (26.32%) Cucumber
17 29 (25.44%) SQL Server
18 28 (24.56%) Java EE
18 28 (24.56%) Unit Testing
19 27 (23.68%) JPA
19 27 (23.68%) Degree
20 26 (22.81%) JMS
20 26 (22.81%) Gradle
21 25 (21.93%) SOA
21 25 (21.93%) JSON
22 24 (21.05%) XML
23 23 (20.18%) Microsoft

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 20 (17.54%) JBoss
1 20 (17.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (14.04%) Tomcat
2 16 (14.04%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.63%) Apache
5 2 (1.75%) Confluence
5 2 (1.75%) nginx
5 2 (1.75%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.02%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.51%) Boomi
4 4 (3.51%) iPaaS
4 4 (3.51%) Office 365
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.75%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.75%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (1.75%) npm
5 2 (1.75%) Yarn
6 1 (0.88%) IaaS
6 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) SSH
2 1 (0.88%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
2 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (7.89%) MySQL
3 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.02%) Power BI
5 5 (4.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (3.51%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (3.51%) InterSystems Cache
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (3.51%) Pentaho
6 4 (3.51%) Redis
6 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.63%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.88%) Big Data
9 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (40.35%) JUnit
2 45 (39.47%) Maven
3 39 (34.21%) Git (software)
4 30 (26.32%) Cucumber
5 26 (22.81%) Gradle
6 9 (7.89%) Visual Studio
7 8 (7.02%) Selenium
8 7 (6.14%) JIRA
8 7 (6.14%) SoapUI
9 6 (5.26%) Subversion
10 5 (4.39%) JMeter
10 5 (4.39%) SonarQube
11 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
12 3 (2.63%) NUnit
12 3 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (2.63%) QF-Test
12 3 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (2.63%) SpecFlow
13 2 (1.75%) gulp
13 2 (1.75%) webpack
General
1 20 (17.54%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Legal
3 3 (2.63%) Advertising
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (92.11%) Developer
2 63 (55.26%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 17 (14.91%) Lead Java Developer
5 15 (13.16%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.02%) C# Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 6 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Automation Tester
8 5 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Tester
8 5 (4.39%) XML Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Integration Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.51%) SSIS Developer
10 3 (2.63%) QA Tester
10 3 (2.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Senior Tester
10 3 (2.63%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (72.81%) REST
2 65 (57.02%) Spring
3 57 (50.00%) Web Services
4 51 (44.74%) HTML
5 45 (39.47%) CSS
6 32 (28.07%) .NET
7 28 (24.56%) Java EE
8 27 (23.68%) JPA
9 26 (22.81%) JMS
10 25 (21.93%) JSON
11 24 (21.05%) XML
12 20 (17.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (16.67%) Hibernate
13 19 (16.67%) HTML5
14 17 (14.91%) jQuery
14 17 (14.91%) Spring MVC
15 16 (14.04%) Ajax
15 16 (14.04%) JSP
16 15 (13.16%) ASP.NET
17 13 (11.40%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Data Structures
2 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.26%) Fintech
4 5 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.75%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.75%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) PKI
7 1 (0.88%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) Windows
2 13 (11.40%) Linux
3 12 (10.53%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (39.47%) MVC
3 41 (35.96%) Scrum
4 37 (32.46%) Microservices
5 28 (24.56%) Unit Testing
6 25 (21.93%) SOA
7 17 (14.91%) TDD
8 14 (12.28%) OO
8 14 (12.28%) OOP
9 11 (9.65%) SDLC
9 11 (9.65%) Test Automation
10 9 (7.89%) DevOps
10 9 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.02%) ERP
11 8 (7.02%) Release Management
11 8 (7.02%) Strategic Planning
11 8 (7.02%) Web Development
12 6 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.26%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 69 (60.53%) Java
2 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
3 41 (35.96%) SQL
4 33 (28.95%) C#
5 17 (14.91%) PL/SQL
6 11 (9.65%) PHP
7 9 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 8 (7.02%) X++
9 6 (5.26%) C++
9 6 (5.26%) Java 8
10 5 (4.39%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.51%) VB
11 4 (3.51%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.51%) VB6
12 3 (2.63%) Groovy
12 3 (2.63%) Jython
13 2 (1.75%) ES6
13 2 (1.75%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (23.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.88%) MCP
4 1 (0.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) cPanel
1 2 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (43.86%) Oracle
2 23 (20.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.51%) Dell
3 4 (3.51%) MuleSoft
3 4 (3.51%) Talend
3 4 (3.51%) TIBCO
3 4 (3.51%) webMethods
4 2 (1.75%) IBM
4 2 (1.75%) T-Plan
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe
5 1 (0.88%) RedGate
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.88%) VMware