Period
to 16 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 123 120
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3 +50
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 262 323 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.18% 2.48% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 6.23% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 224 238 308
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £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 4840 5183 5425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.22% 39.82% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4057 4429 4776
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 £63,750
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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 -8 140 £55,000 - 6
Cambridgeshire -57 39 £49,500 +10.00% 6
Bedfordshire +42 35 £38,750 -32.61% 4
Essex -3 22 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Norfolk +17 14 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Suffolk +6 12 £35,000 -17.65% 1
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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.

1 163 (62.21%) REST
2 151 (57.63%) Web Services
3 148 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (46.95%) Java
4 123 (46.95%) .NET
5 112 (42.75%) HTML
6 109 (41.60%) C#
7 102 (38.93%) XML
8 87 (33.21%) CSS
9 81 (30.92%) SQL
10 80 (30.53%) JavaScript
11 74 (28.24%) SQL Server
12 72 (27.48%) MVC
13 60 (22.90%) CSS3
13 60 (22.90%) AngularJS
14 59 (22.52%) HTML5
15 55 (20.99%) JSON
16 53 (20.23%) MongoDB
17 48 (18.32%) TDD
18 47 (17.94%) WCF
19 43 (16.41%) Amazon AWS
19 43 (16.41%) NoSQL
20 42 (16.03%) Unit Testing
21 41 (15.65%) T-SQL
21 41 (15.65%) SOA
22 37 (14.12%) OO
22 37 (14.12%) Finance
22 37 (14.12%) Degree
23 36 (13.74%) Selenium
24 35 (13.36%) 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 18 (6.87%) WebSphere
2 17 (6.49%) JBoss
3 15 (5.73%) Apache
4 14 (5.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (5.34%) WebLogic
5 11 (4.20%) IIS
5 11 (4.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.29%) CMS
8 5 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.15%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.15%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.15%) Confluence
10 3 (1.15%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.15%) Kentico
10 3 (1.15%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.53%) EngageOne
2 3 (1.15%) Weka
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.91%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.53%) Exstream
3 4 (1.53%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (16.41%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.67%) npm
4 4 (1.53%) SaaS
5 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.38%) Akamai
6 1 (0.38%) GitHub
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.63%) DNS
2 19 (7.25%) Firewall
3 11 (4.20%) HTTP
4 7 (2.67%) FTP
5 6 (2.29%) SSL
6 4 (1.53%) Internet
7 2 (0.76%) Intranet
7 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.76%) TETRA
7 2 (0.76%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.38%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 53 (20.23%) MongoDB
3 43 (16.41%) NoSQL
4 28 (10.69%) MySQL
5 26 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (8.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (8.02%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (7.63%) Relational Database
9 18 (6.87%) MS Access
9 18 (6.87%) Power BI
9 18 (6.87%) SQL Server 2016
9 18 (6.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (6.11%) SAP Data Services
11 12 (4.58%) RDBMS
12 11 (4.20%) SAP BW
13 10 (3.82%) MarkLogic
13 10 (3.82%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (13.74%) Selenium
2 33 (12.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (11.83%) Git (software)
3 31 (11.83%) Subversion
4 26 (9.92%) JIRA
5 18 (6.87%) NUnit
6 17 (6.49%) SpecFlow
7 15 (5.73%) JUnit
8 14 (5.34%) Cucumber
8 14 (5.34%) SoapUI
9 13 (4.96%) WebDriver
10 12 (4.58%) gulp
10 12 (4.58%) ReSharper
11 11 (4.20%) Bower
11 11 (4.20%) Grunt
12 8 (3.05%) Jenkins
12 8 (3.05%) Maven
12 8 (3.05%) Mockito
13 7 (2.67%) Visual Studio
14 6 (2.29%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (14.12%) Finance
2 25 (9.54%) Banking
3 21 (8.02%) Retail
4 12 (4.58%) Retail Banking
5 11 (4.20%) Advertising
6 7 (2.67%) Marketing
7 6 (2.29%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.29%) Publishing
8 3 (1.15%) Automotive
8 3 (1.15%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Military
9 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 172 (65.65%) Developer
2 50 (19.08%) .NET Developer
3 46 (17.56%) Java Developer
4 45 (17.18%) C# Developer
5 33 (12.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (11.83%) Senior Developer
7 26 (9.92%) Web Developer
8 25 (9.54%) Analyst
9 24 (9.16%) Applications Developer
10 20 (7.63%) Senior .NET Developer
11 18 (6.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 16 (6.11%) Agile Developer
12 16 (6.11%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (5.73%) Technical Leader
14 14 (5.34%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 14 (5.34%) Systems Analyst
15 13 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 13 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
15 13 (4.96%) Web Applications Developer
16 12 (4.58%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (62.21%) REST
2 151 (57.63%) Web Services
3 123 (46.95%) .NET
4 112 (42.75%) HTML
5 102 (38.93%) XML
6 87 (33.21%) CSS
7 60 (22.90%) AngularJS
7 60 (22.90%) CSS3
8 59 (22.52%) HTML5
9 55 (20.99%) JSON
10 47 (17.94%) WCF
11 35 (13.36%) RESTful
12 33 (12.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (11.83%) jQuery
14 29 (11.07%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (10.31%) Spring
16 26 (9.92%) ASP.NET
16 26 (9.92%) XSLT
17 25 (9.54%) Java EE
18 24 (9.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.45%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.02%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.49%) Virtual Team
3 17 (6.49%) Xbox
4 14 (5.34%) User Experience
5 11 (4.20%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.53%) EPoS
7 4 (1.53%) Fintech
7 4 (1.53%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.15%) CMDB
8 3 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.15%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.38%) iPhone
10 1 (0.38%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.60%) Linux
2 30 (11.45%) Unix
3 14 (5.34%) Windows
4 12 (4.58%) Solaris
5 6 (2.29%) Android
6 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.15%) HPUX
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (27.48%) MVC
3 48 (18.32%) TDD
4 42 (16.03%) Unit Testing
5 41 (15.65%) SOA
6 37 (14.12%) OO
7 30 (11.45%) Dependency Injection
8 29 (11.07%) ETL
9 28 (10.69%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (10.31%) OOP
10 27 (10.31%) Web Development
11 21 (8.02%) DevOps
12 20 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (7.25%) BDD
13 19 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (6.87%) Database Tuning
14 18 (6.87%) ETL Development
14 18 (6.87%) Inmon Methodology
14 18 (6.87%) Kimball Methodology
14 18 (6.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 123 (46.95%) Java
2 109 (41.60%) C#
3 81 (30.92%) SQL
4 80 (30.53%) JavaScript
5 41 (15.65%) T-SQL
6 24 (9.16%) TypeScript
7 20 (7.63%) PL/SQL
7 20 (7.63%) PowerShell
8 18 (6.87%) VBA
9 17 (6.49%) Shell Script
10 16 (6.11%) PHP
11 13 (4.96%) VB.NET
11 13 (4.96%) XPath
12 12 (4.58%) XQuery
13 10 (3.82%) C
14 9 (3.44%) C++
15 7 (2.67%) Perl
15 7 (2.67%) Python
16 6 (2.29%) VB
17 5 (1.91%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 37 (14.12%) Degree
2 12 (4.58%) DBS Check
3 10 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.91%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.15%) ISEB
6 3 (1.15%) MCP
6 3 (1.15%) MCSD
6 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.76%) CISSP
7 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.38%) MBA
8 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.20%) SLA
2 10 (3.82%) QA
3 7 (2.67%) RosettaNet
4 4 (1.53%) DICOM
4 4 (1.53%) HL7
5 3 (1.15%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (3.05%) Docker
2 3 (1.15%) HDFS
2 3 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (1.15%) Ansible
2 3 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.76%) Puppet
4 1 (0.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.38%) MOM
4 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.21%) IBM
3 26 (9.92%) Oracle
4 21 (8.02%) SAP
5 18 (6.87%) Cognos
6 7 (2.67%) Tableau
7 6 (2.29%) Remedy
8 5 (1.91%) Google
8 5 (1.91%) Talend
9 4 (1.53%) CA
9 4 (1.53%) OpenText
9 4 (1.53%) Splunk
10 3 (1.15%) Alteryx
10 3 (1.15%) ATG
10 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.15%) Blue Martini
10 3 (1.15%) Elastic Path
10 3 (1.15%) MKS
10 3 (1.15%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.15%) Twitter