Period
to 22 June 2021

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 June 2021 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 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 150 140 160
Rank change year-on-year -10 +20 +1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 60 55 130
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.34% 1.46% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 4.23% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 101
10th Percentile £43,750 £30,000 £35,750
25th Percentile £48,750 £39,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +7.14%
75th Percentile £75,625 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £71,875 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 1,206 1,301 2,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.98% 34.45% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 757 998 1,946
10th Percentile £34,200 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £71,125
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% +6.54% +7.00%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SOAP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOAP in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

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 June 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -8 28 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Essex -2 18 £63,500 +52.70% 2
Hertfordshire +8 13 £52,500 -12.50% 6
Norfolk -4 1 £60,000 +41.18% 1
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, 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 48 (80.00%) REST
2 43 (71.67%) Java
3 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (41.67%) Social Skills
5 24 (40.00%) Web Services
6 23 (38.33%) Linux
6 23 (38.33%) AWS
7 21 (35.00%) C#
8 20 (33.33%) .NET
8 20 (33.33%) Python
9 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
10 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
10 17 (28.33%) DevOps
11 16 (26.67%) Maven
11 16 (26.67%) C++
12 15 (25.00%) MySQL
12 15 (25.00%) Bloomberg
12 15 (25.00%) ANSYS
12 15 (25.00%) JIRA
12 15 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
13 14 (23.33%) Microservices
13 14 (23.33%) Scrum
13 14 (23.33%) XML
14 13 (21.67%) SQL
14 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
14 13 (21.67%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (20.00%) Test Automation
15 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
15 12 (20.00%) Oracle

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 12 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (13.33%) Confluence
3 4 (6.67%) nginx
4 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (1.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.33%) AWS
2 9 (15.00%) Azure
3 4 (6.67%) GCP
3 4 (6.67%) SaaS
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon GuardDuty
4 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (1.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) SD-WAN
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) MySQL
2 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.00%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (5.00%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.00%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (5.00%) GIS
6 3 (5.00%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Maven
2 15 (25.00%) JIRA
3 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
4 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 8 (13.33%) GitLab
6 8 (13.33%) Gradle
7 4 (6.67%) JUnit
7 4 (6.67%) Mockito
7 4 (6.67%) Postman
7 4 (6.67%) Selenium
7 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
7 4 (6.67%) Zephyr
8 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.67%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.67%) jMock
9 1 (1.67%) Subversion
9 1 (1.67%) TestNG
General
1 25 (41.67%) Social Skills
2 15 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
3 11 (18.33%) Wearables
4 9 (15.00%) Public Sector
5 6 (10.00%) Finance
6 5 (8.33%) Marketing
7 3 (5.00%) Influencing Skills
7 3 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (5.00%) Publishing
8 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.67%) Automotive
8 1 (1.67%) Electronics
8 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 11 (18.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.00%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (5.00%) AWS Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Java Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) SaaS Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Talend Developer
9 2 (3.33%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (80.00%) REST
2 24 (40.00%) Web Services
3 20 (33.33%) .NET
4 14 (23.33%) XML
5 12 (20.00%) Spring
5 12 (20.00%) WSDL
6 11 (18.33%) CSS
6 11 (18.33%) XSD
7 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 9 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
8 9 (15.00%) RESTful
9 8 (13.33%) JMS
9 8 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (13.33%) Spring Boot
10 7 (11.67%) HTML
10 7 (11.67%) J2EE
11 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
11 5 (8.33%) jQuery
11 5 (8.33%) React
12 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.67%) User Experience
2 4 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Windows
3 4 (6.67%) Android
3 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) DevOps
2 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
3 14 (23.33%) Microservices
3 14 (23.33%) Scrum
4 13 (21.67%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (20.00%) OO
5 12 (20.00%) OOP
5 12 (20.00%) TDD
5 12 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (18.33%) CAD
6 11 (18.33%) CAE
6 11 (18.33%) Cross-Platform Development
6 11 (18.33%) Information Management
6 11 (18.33%) PLM
6 11 (18.33%) SOA
7 9 (15.00%) BDD
8 8 (13.33%) ITIL
8 8 (13.33%) Process Improvement
9 7 (11.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 43 (71.67%) Java
2 21 (35.00%) C#
3 20 (33.33%) Python
4 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
5 16 (26.67%) C++
6 13 (21.67%) SQL
7 11 (18.33%) VB.NET
8 7 (11.67%) Java 8
9 6 (10.00%) C
10 5 (8.33%) PHP
11 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
11 4 (6.67%) Go
11 4 (6.67%) Groovy
12 1 (1.67%) Rust
12 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) Degree
3 4 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.67%) PhD
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.67%) MCSD
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Kibana
2 8 (13.33%) Ansible
3 4 (6.67%) FlexNet
3 4 (6.67%) Puppet
4 3 (5.00%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) ANSYS
1 15 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 12 (20.00%) Oracle
3 9 (15.00%) IBM
4 8 (13.33%) AppDynamics
4 8 (13.33%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.00%) Google
5 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.00%) Talend
6 2 (3.33%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft