Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 138 116
Rank change year-on-year -26 -22 -3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 177 255 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.87% 2.13% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.18% 5.32% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 145 223 210
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -0.99% +12.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £34,875
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £68,750
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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,419 4,790 4,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.11% 40.09% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,743 4,052 4,217
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in the East of England

SOAP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SOAP in the East of England

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SOAP in the East of England

SOAP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 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
Hertfordshire -40 61 £52,500 -4.55% 11
Cambridgeshire +42 44 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Essex +32 36 £52,500 +10.53% 5
Suffolk +12 17 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Bedfordshire -24 17 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Norfolk +8 2 £45,000 +28.57% 2
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 of England region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 104 (58.76%) Web Services
2 96 (54.24%) JavaScript
3 92 (51.98%) REST
4 86 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (44.63%) Java
6 77 (43.50%) XML
6 77 (43.50%) MVC
7 76 (42.94%) HTML
8 70 (39.55%) SQL
8 70 (39.55%) SQL Server
8 70 (39.55%) CSS
9 66 (37.29%) .NET
10 65 (36.72%) C#
11 54 (30.51%) Oracle
12 52 (29.38%) Spring
12 52 (29.38%) AngularJS
12 52 (29.38%) Relational Database
13 50 (28.25%) MySQL
14 47 (26.55%) WCF
15 46 (25.99%) Java EE
15 46 (25.99%) Web Development
16 44 (24.86%) JSON
17 43 (24.29%) ASP.NET
18 42 (23.73%) JBoss
19 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET Web API
19 38 (21.47%) Front End Development
20 37 (20.90%) Hibernate
20 37 (20.90%) Degree
21 35 (19.77%) TDD
21 35 (19.77%) RESTful

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 42 (23.73%) JBoss
2 32 (18.08%) WebSphere
3 25 (14.12%) Apache
4 20 (11.30%) Tomcat
5 15 (8.47%) Apache Spark
6 13 (7.34%) Apache Geronimo
6 13 (7.34%) GlassFish
7 10 (5.65%) CMS
7 10 (5.65%) IIS
7 10 (5.65%) Kentico
8 9 (5.08%) Anypoint
9 7 (3.95%) WebLogic
10 6 (3.39%) Apache Pig
10 6 (3.39%) Mule
10 6 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (2.82%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (1.13%) Confluence
12 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.56%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.56%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (6.78%) Weka
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) StreamServe
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (12.43%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.52%) SaaS
4 3 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.78%) DNS
1 12 (6.78%) HTTP
2 7 (3.95%) SSL
3 4 (2.26%) Firewall
4 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (39.55%) SQL Server
2 52 (29.38%) Relational Database
3 50 (28.25%) MySQL
4 26 (14.69%) MongoDB
5 24 (13.56%) Big Data
6 21 (11.86%) NoSQL
7 19 (10.73%) Hadoop
8 18 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (10.17%) RDBMS
9 15 (8.47%) Apache Hive
10 12 (6.78%) CouchDB
10 12 (6.78%) Mahout
10 12 (6.78%) Neo4j
10 12 (6.78%) Sqoop
11 10 (5.65%) Oracle Database
12 7 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (17.51%) Maven
2 21 (11.86%) SoapUI
3 20 (11.30%) Gradle
3 20 (11.30%) Visual Studio
4 17 (9.60%) Git (software)
5 16 (9.04%) Ant
5 16 (9.04%) gulp
6 15 (8.47%) JMeter
7 13 (7.34%) Subversion
8 11 (6.21%) JUnit
9 9 (5.08%) JIRA
10 7 (3.95%) Selenium
11 4 (2.26%) Grunt
12 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (1.13%) Bitbucket
13 2 (1.13%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.13%) git-flow
13 2 (1.13%) Robot Framework
13 2 (1.13%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (2.82%) Banking
3 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.69%) Law
5 2 (1.13%) Back Office
5 2 (1.13%) Billing
5 2 (1.13%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (75.14%) Developer
2 44 (24.86%) Java Developer
3 38 (21.47%) .NET Developer
4 32 (18.08%) Software Developer
5 31 (17.51%) C# Developer
6 28 (15.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (15.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 27 (15.25%) Lead Developer
8 26 (14.69%) Lead Java Developer
9 25 (14.12%) Web Developer
10 23 (12.99%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 22 (12.43%) .NET Web Developer
11 22 (12.43%) JavaScript Developer
12 17 (9.60%) .NET Software Developer
12 17 (9.60%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (9.60%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (9.60%) Senior Developer
13 14 (7.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (7.91%) C# Web Developer
14 13 (7.34%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (58.76%) Web Services
2 92 (51.98%) REST
3 77 (43.50%) XML
4 76 (42.94%) HTML
5 70 (39.55%) CSS
6 66 (37.29%) .NET
7 52 (29.38%) AngularJS
7 52 (29.38%) Spring
8 47 (26.55%) WCF
9 46 (25.99%) Java EE
10 44 (24.86%) JSON
11 43 (24.29%) ASP.NET
12 38 (21.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (20.90%) Hibernate
14 35 (19.77%) RESTful
15 34 (19.21%) HTML5
15 34 (19.21%) jQuery
16 32 (18.08%) React
17 29 (16.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (15.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.04%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.34%) User Experience
3 12 (6.78%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.52%) Fintech
6 6 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.39%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.82%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.26%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.69%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.13%) Smart City
10 2 (1.13%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.25%) Linux
2 11 (6.21%) Windows
3 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.13%) Android
4 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (43.50%) MVC
3 46 (25.99%) Web Development
4 38 (21.47%) Front End Development
5 35 (19.77%) TDD
6 27 (15.25%) Scrum
7 25 (14.12%) Computer Science
8 24 (13.56%) E-Commerce
9 23 (12.99%) Test Automation
10 21 (11.86%) OO
10 21 (11.86%) Software Engineering
11 18 (10.17%) Migration
12 16 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (9.04%) SDLC
12 16 (9.04%) Unit Testing
13 15 (8.47%) Kanban
14 14 (7.91%) Analytics
14 14 (7.91%) SOA
15 12 (6.78%) OOP
15 12 (6.78%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 96 (54.24%) JavaScript
2 79 (44.63%) Java
3 70 (39.55%) SQL
4 65 (36.72%) C#
5 30 (16.95%) T-SQL
6 26 (14.69%) PL/SQL
7 17 (9.60%) Python
8 13 (7.34%) Java 8
9 10 (5.65%) C
10 9 (5.08%) TypeScript
10 9 (5.08%) XAML
11 8 (4.52%) ES6
11 8 (4.52%) PHP
12 7 (3.95%) C++
13 5 (2.82%) VB
14 4 (2.26%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.26%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.69%) Kotlin
16 2 (1.13%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (20.90%) Degree
2 6 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.13%) CCNA
4 2 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.13%) CISSP
4 2 (1.13%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (1.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.13%) GIAC
4 2 (1.13%) ISEB
4 2 (1.13%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.13%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (1.13%) MCSE
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.13%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (1.13%) SANS
4 2 (1.13%) SSCP
5 1 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (16.95%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) GDPR
2 1 (0.56%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (6.78%) HDFS
2 7 (3.95%) Docker
3 2 (1.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Ansible
1 3 (1.69%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.69%) Puppet
2 2 (1.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (30.51%) Oracle
2 14 (7.91%) Tableau
3 13 (7.34%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.78%) Alteryx
5 10 (5.65%) Rackspace
5 10 (5.65%) Twitter
6 9 (5.08%) MuleSoft
7 8 (4.52%) Xamarin
8 5 (2.82%) Google
8 5 (2.82%) WorldPay
9 4 (2.26%) IFS
9 4 (2.26%) Zend
10 3 (1.69%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.69%) Dynatrace
10 3 (1.69%) hybris
10 3 (1.69%) SAP
11 2 (1.13%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.13%) PureLoad
11 2 (1.13%) Samsung
11 2 (1.13%) Sybase