Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 115 111
Rank change year-on-year -34 -4 +51
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 245 303 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.07% 2.44% 2.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 6.13% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 213 215 317
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £34,250 £31,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,250 £65,000
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 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 4,722 4,940 5,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 39.83% 39.73% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,998 4,240 4,686
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -4 130 £55,000 -2.22% 20
Bedfordshire +52 36 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Cambridgeshire -58 31 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Essex -15 22 £42,500 -22.73% 14
Norfolk +17 15 £35,000 -33.33% 9
Suffolk +6 11 £35,000 -17.65% 2
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 157 (64.08%) REST
2 144 (58.78%) Web Services
3 136 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (49.80%) .NET
5 117 (47.76%) Java
6 109 (44.49%) C#
7 100 (40.82%) HTML
8 95 (38.78%) XML
9 81 (33.06%) SQL
10 79 (32.24%) CSS
11 76 (31.02%) SQL Server
12 75 (30.61%) JavaScript
13 63 (25.71%) JSON
14 61 (24.90%) MVC
15 58 (23.67%) AngularJS
16 54 (22.04%) CSS3
17 53 (21.63%) HTML5
18 49 (20.00%) MongoDB
19 44 (17.96%) TDD
19 44 (17.96%) T-SQL
19 44 (17.96%) Unit Testing
20 42 (17.14%) WCF
21 41 (16.73%) Amazon AWS
22 40 (16.33%) NoSQL
23 39 (15.92%) Degree
24 37 (15.10%) Team Foundation Server
25 36 (14.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 36 (14.69%) OO
25 36 (14.69%) Microsoft
26 35 (14.29%) Finance

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 19 (7.76%) Apache
2 18 (7.35%) JBoss
3 16 (6.53%) WebSphere
4 10 (4.08%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.67%) IIS
6 8 (3.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (3.27%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
8 6 (2.45%) CMS
9 5 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.63%) Apache Geronimo
10 4 (1.63%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.63%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.63%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.22%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.22%) Confluence
11 3 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.63%) EngageOne
1 4 (1.63%) Weka
2 2 (0.82%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.82%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (2.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.63%) Exstream
2 4 (1.63%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.82%) Magento
3 2 (0.82%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 41 (16.73%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.04%) npm
4 4 (1.63%) SaaS
5 3 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) Akamai
6 1 (0.41%) GitHub
6 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.57%) DNS
2 20 (8.16%) Firewall
3 12 (4.90%) HTTP
4 7 (2.86%) FTP
5 6 (2.45%) SSL
6 4 (1.63%) Internet
7 3 (1.22%) Intranet
7 3 (1.22%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.82%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.82%) RS-232
8 2 (0.82%) TETRA
8 2 (0.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (31.02%) SQL Server
2 49 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 40 (16.33%) NoSQL
4 32 (13.06%) MySQL
5 28 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (8.98%) Relational Database
7 22 (8.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (8.98%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (8.16%) MS Access
8 20 (8.16%) Power BI
8 20 (8.16%) SQL Server 2016
8 20 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (6.94%) SAP Data Services
10 12 (4.90%) SAP BW
11 10 (4.08%) MarkLogic
11 10 (4.08%) RDBMS
12 8 (3.27%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (2.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 37 (15.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (13.06%) Subversion
3 31 (12.65%) Selenium
4 30 (12.24%) Git (software)
5 23 (9.39%) JIRA
6 15 (6.12%) JUnit
7 14 (5.71%) Cucumber
8 13 (5.31%) NUnit
8 13 (5.31%) SoapUI
8 13 (5.31%) WebDriver
9 12 (4.90%) SpecFlow
10 10 (4.08%) gulp
11 9 (3.67%) Bower
11 9 (3.67%) Grunt
12 8 (3.27%) Jenkins
12 8 (3.27%) Mockito
13 7 (2.86%) Maven
14 6 (2.45%) Eclipse
14 6 (2.45%) JMeter
14 6 (2.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (14.29%) Finance
2 26 (10.61%) Banking
3 23 (9.39%) Retail
4 12 (4.90%) Retail Banking
5 9 (3.67%) Advertising
6 6 (2.45%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.45%) Marketing
6 6 (2.45%) Publishing
7 4 (1.63%) Automotive
8 3 (1.22%) Back Office
9 2 (0.82%) Military
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Games
10 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 166 (67.76%) Developer
2 50 (20.41%) Java Developer
3 45 (18.37%) .NET Developer
4 42 (17.14%) C# Developer
5 30 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (11.43%) Web Developer
7 23 (9.39%) Applications Developer
8 22 (8.98%) Senior Developer
9 20 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 18 (7.35%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (6.94%) Analyst
12 15 (6.12%) Agile Developer
12 15 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (6.12%) Software Developer
13 14 (5.71%) Technical Leader
14 13 (5.31%) C# Software Developer
14 13 (5.31%) Senior C# Developer
15 12 (4.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 12 (4.90%) Web Applications Developer
16 11 (4.49%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (64.08%) REST
2 144 (58.78%) Web Services
3 122 (49.80%) .NET
4 100 (40.82%) HTML
5 95 (38.78%) XML
6 79 (32.24%) CSS
7 63 (25.71%) JSON
8 58 (23.67%) AngularJS
9 54 (22.04%) CSS3
10 53 (21.63%) HTML5
11 42 (17.14%) WCF
12 36 (14.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 30 (12.24%) jQuery
14 28 (11.43%) Java EE
15 25 (10.20%) RESTful
16 24 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (9.80%) Spring
16 24 (9.80%) XSLT
17 21 (8.57%) Hibernate
18 20 (8.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.94%) Virtual Team
3 16 (6.53%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (6.53%) User Experience
4 12 (4.90%) Xbox
5 11 (4.49%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.63%) EPoS
9 3 (1.22%) CMDB
9 3 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.22%) Fintech
9 3 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.22%) PlayStation
9 3 (1.22%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.24%) Linux
2 22 (8.98%) Unix
3 12 (4.90%) Windows
4 9 (3.67%) Android
4 9 (3.67%) Solaris
5 7 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.22%) HPUX
6 3 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (24.90%) MVC
3 44 (17.96%) TDD
3 44 (17.96%) Unit Testing
4 36 (14.69%) OO
5 30 (12.24%) Web Development
6 29 (11.84%) ETL
6 29 (11.84%) SOA
7 27 (11.02%) Dependency Injection
8 26 (10.61%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (9.39%) OOP
10 22 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (8.16%) Data Modelling
11 20 (8.16%) Database Tuning
11 20 (8.16%) ETL Development
11 20 (8.16%) Inmon Methodology
11 20 (8.16%) Kimball Methodology
11 20 (8.16%) SDLC
12 18 (7.35%) BDD
13 17 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 117 (47.76%) Java
2 109 (44.49%) C#
3 81 (33.06%) SQL
4 75 (30.61%) JavaScript
5 44 (17.96%) T-SQL
6 25 (10.20%) TypeScript
7 21 (8.57%) PowerShell
8 20 (8.16%) VBA
9 18 (7.35%) PL/SQL
10 17 (6.94%) PHP
11 16 (6.53%) VB.NET
12 14 (5.71%) Shell Script
13 13 (5.31%) XPath
14 12 (4.90%) XQuery
15 8 (3.27%) C
16 7 (2.86%) C++
16 7 (2.86%) Python
17 6 (2.45%) Perl
17 6 (2.45%) VB
18 5 (2.04%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 39 (15.92%) Degree
2 13 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.90%) DBS Check
4 8 (3.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.63%) ISEB
7 3 (1.22%) MCP
7 3 (1.22%) MCSD
7 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.82%) CISSP
8 2 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.41%) MBA
9 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.71%) QA
2 7 (2.86%) RosettaNet
2 7 (2.86%) SLA
3 3 (1.22%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.82%) DICOM
4 2 (0.82%) HL7
4 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.27%) Docker
2 4 (1.63%) HDFS
3 3 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (1.22%) Ansible
2 3 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.82%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.41%) MOM
4 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.65%) IBM
3 24 (9.80%) Oracle
3 24 (9.80%) SAP
4 20 (8.16%) Cognos
5 8 (3.27%) Tableau
6 6 (2.45%) Remedy
7 5 (2.04%) Talend
8 4 (1.63%) Alteryx
8 4 (1.63%) CA
8 4 (1.63%) OpenText
9 3 (1.22%) ATG
9 3 (1.22%) Blue Martini
9 3 (1.22%) Elastic Path
9 3 (1.22%) MKS
9 3 (1.22%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.22%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.22%) Splunk
9 3 (1.22%) Twitter
10 2 (0.82%) hybris