Period
to 17 July 2018

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

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 152 116
Rank change year-on-year 0 -36 +63
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 243 247 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.00% 1.98% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.18% 4.98% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 166 191 292
East of England median annual salary £54,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,750 £62,500
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 4,691 4,963 5,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.61% 39.75% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,819 4,118 4,625
East of England median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £27,350
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 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
Hertfordshire +5 98 £54,500 -5.22% 8
Cambridgeshire +4 60 £55,000 +19.57% 15
Suffolk +15 33 £57,500 +50.33% 1
Essex -20 25 £65,000 +26.83% 15
Bedfordshire +27 17 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Norfolk +19 10 £37,500 -23.08% 6
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 of England region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 162 (66.67%) Web Services
2 138 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (47.74%) REST
4 109 (44.86%) Java
5 105 (43.21%) XML
6 103 (42.39%) JavaScript
7 91 (37.45%) SQL
8 88 (36.21%) Oracle
9 79 (32.51%) SQL Server
10 77 (31.69%) .NET
10 77 (31.69%) C#
10 77 (31.69%) HTML
11 72 (29.63%) Linux
12 63 (25.93%) RESTful
13 61 (25.10%) SOA
14 59 (24.28%) MVC
15 56 (23.05%) JSON
15 56 (23.05%) Relational Database
16 55 (22.63%) JIRA
16 55 (22.63%) WebLogic
17 54 (22.22%) SDLC
18 52 (21.40%) Problem-Solving
18 52 (21.40%) Spring
19 51 (20.99%) CSS
20 50 (20.58%) Python
21 48 (19.75%) IBM
21 48 (19.75%) Unix
21 48 (19.75%) WebSphere
22 46 (18.93%) JSP
22 46 (18.93%) DevOps

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 55 (22.63%) WebLogic
2 48 (19.75%) WebSphere
3 43 (17.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 37 (15.23%) JBoss
5 36 (14.81%) Oracle Service Bus
5 36 (14.81%) Tomcat
6 26 (10.70%) Apache
7 18 (7.41%) Confluence
7 18 (7.41%) Mule
8 13 (5.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (4.94%) OpenStack
10 9 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (3.70%) CMS
10 9 (3.70%) Mule ESB
10 9 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (2.88%) MQSeries
12 6 (2.47%) Anypoint
12 6 (2.47%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (1.65%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Weka
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (4.94%) Documaker
2 9 (3.70%) Magento
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.82%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.82%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.41%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 38 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.35%) IaaS
4 12 (4.94%) GitHub
5 8 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.88%) Boomi
7 4 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.65%) Trello
8 3 (1.23%) Force.com
9 1 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.41%) npm
9 1 (0.41%) PaaS
9 1 (0.41%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.87%) SSL
2 34 (13.99%) HTTP
3 23 (9.47%) TCP/IP
4 20 (8.23%) DNS
5 17 (7.00%) FTP
6 16 (6.58%) HTTPS
6 16 (6.58%) SSH
7 13 (5.35%) SNMP
8 12 (4.94%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (4.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (4.94%) DHCP
8 12 (4.94%) ICMP
8 12 (4.94%) IMAP
8 12 (4.94%) IPsec
8 12 (4.94%) OpenVPN
8 12 (4.94%) POP3
8 12 (4.94%) SMTP
8 12 (4.94%) Telnet
8 12 (4.94%) WPA2
9 8 (3.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (32.51%) SQL Server
2 56 (23.05%) Relational Database
3 45 (18.52%) Oracle Database
4 35 (14.40%) MySQL
5 31 (12.76%) MongoDB
6 28 (11.52%) NoSQL
7 23 (9.47%) Oracle Database 12c
8 22 (9.05%) RDBMS
9 14 (5.76%) Big Data
10 12 (4.94%) Hadoop
11 11 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (4.12%) DB2
12 10 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (2.88%) Jackrabbit
15 7 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (2.47%) Apache Hive
17 5 (2.06%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 55 (22.63%) JIRA
2 45 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 35 (14.40%) SoapUI
4 28 (11.52%) Selenium
5 26 (10.70%) Maven
6 25 (10.29%) Subversion
7 18 (7.41%) JUnit
8 17 (7.00%) JMeter
9 16 (6.58%) Jenkins
10 14 (5.76%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (5.35%) Ant
11 13 (5.35%) Gradle
11 13 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (4.94%) Gerrit
13 10 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (4.12%) Log4j
14 9 (3.70%) Eclipse
15 8 (3.29%) Mockito
15 8 (3.29%) NUnit
15 8 (3.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (10.29%) Finance
2 16 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.94%) Advertising
4 10 (4.12%) Back Office
5 9 (3.70%) Retail
6 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.47%) Marketing
7 5 (2.06%) Electronics
8 3 (1.23%) Games
8 3 (1.23%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.82%) Automotive
10 1 (0.41%) Law
10 1 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (62.55%) Developer
2 44 (18.11%) Java Developer
3 33 (13.58%) .NET Developer
4 32 (13.17%) Software Developer
5 26 (10.70%) C# Developer
6 24 (9.88%) Senior Developer
6 24 (9.88%) Software Engineer
7 22 (9.05%) Lead Developer
8 21 (8.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (8.64%) Consultant
9 18 (7.41%) Integration Developer
10 16 (6.58%) Analyst
10 16 (6.58%) Java Engineer
11 15 (6.17%) C# Software Developer
11 15 (6.17%) Lead Java Developer
12 13 (5.35%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
13 12 (4.94%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (4.94%) Senior DevOps
13 12 (4.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (66.67%) Web Services
2 116 (47.74%) REST
3 105 (43.21%) XML
4 77 (31.69%) .NET
4 77 (31.69%) HTML
5 63 (25.93%) RESTful
6 56 (23.05%) JSON
7 52 (21.40%) Spring
8 51 (20.99%) CSS
9 46 (18.93%) JSP
10 43 (17.70%) Middleware
11 41 (16.87%) Java EE
12 38 (15.64%) XSD
13 37 (15.23%) HTML5
14 32 (13.17%) ASP.NET
14 32 (13.17%) WSDL
15 29 (11.93%) Ajax
15 29 (11.93%) J2EE
16 26 (10.70%) WCF
17 23 (9.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 32 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (10.29%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.76%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (4.53%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.88%) Xbox
7 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.65%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.23%) DataPower
8 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.23%) MPEG
8 3 (1.23%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.23%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.82%) PMI
9 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.82%) User Experience
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 72 (29.63%) Linux
2 48 (19.75%) Unix
3 32 (13.17%) Solaris
4 24 (9.88%) Windows
5 19 (7.82%) Android
6 13 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (4.94%) CentOS
7 12 (4.94%) Windows Server
7 12 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.12%) HPUX
9 7 (2.88%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.65%) AIX
10 4 (1.65%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.65%) VMS
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (56.79%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.10%) SOA
3 59 (24.28%) MVC
4 54 (22.22%) SDLC
5 52 (21.40%) Problem-Solving
6 46 (18.93%) DevOps
7 42 (17.28%) TDD
8 41 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (16.46%) E-Commerce
9 40 (16.46%) Scrum
10 37 (15.23%) OO
11 31 (12.76%) Test Automation
12 28 (11.52%) Microservices
13 25 (10.29%) OOP
13 25 (10.29%) Project Management
13 25 (10.29%) Software Engineering
14 23 (9.47%) Unit Testing
15 21 (8.64%) High Availability
16 20 (8.23%) Root Cause Analysis
16 20 (8.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 109 (44.86%) Java
2 103 (42.39%) JavaScript
3 91 (37.45%) SQL
4 77 (31.69%) C#
5 50 (20.58%) Python
6 37 (15.23%) Bash Shell
7 29 (11.93%) PHP
7 29 (11.93%) PL/SQL
8 22 (9.05%) PowerShell
9 16 (6.58%) T-SQL
10 11 (4.53%) C
11 10 (4.12%) C++
12 8 (3.29%) VB.NET
12 8 (3.29%) XPath
13 7 (2.88%) Java 8
13 7 (2.88%) Perl
14 5 (2.06%) Shell Script
14 5 (2.06%) VBA
15 4 (1.65%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.65%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 39 (16.05%) Degree
2 21 (8.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.47%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.65%) CCNA
4 4 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.65%) CISSP
4 4 (1.65%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (1.65%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.65%) GIAC
4 4 (1.65%) ISEB
4 4 (1.65%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (1.65%) MCSE
4 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.65%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (1.65%) SANS
4 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.65%) SSCP
5 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.11%) QA
2 7 (2.88%) GCP
3 6 (2.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (8.64%) Docker
2 13 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.94%) Samba
3 12 (4.94%) VirtualBox
4 5 (2.06%) vSphere
5 4 (1.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.23%) iptables
7 2 (0.82%) HDFS
8 1 (0.41%) Firmware
8 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (10.29%) Puppet
2 19 (7.82%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.00%) Ansible
4 12 (4.94%) Nagios
4 12 (4.94%) Rancher
4 12 (4.94%) Sysdig
4 12 (4.94%) vRealize
5 7 (2.88%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (2.88%) Terraform
6 5 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.65%) CA Service Virtualization
7 4 (1.65%) Salt
8 3 (1.23%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 88 (36.21%) Oracle
2 48 (19.75%) IBM
3 39 (16.05%) Microsoft
4 19 (7.82%) AppDynamics
5 16 (6.58%) hybris
5 16 (6.58%) WSO2
6 13 (5.35%) MuleSoft
6 13 (5.35%) Red Hat
6 13 (5.35%) VMware
7 12 (4.94%) BMC
7 12 (4.94%) CA
7 12 (4.94%) Cisco
7 12 (4.94%) HP
7 12 (4.94%) Intel
7 12 (4.94%) New Relic
7 12 (4.94%) SAP
7 12 (4.94%) ServiceNow
7 12 (4.94%) Splunk
7 12 (4.94%) WorldPay
8 9 (3.70%) Demandware