Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 132 128
Rank change year-on-year -17 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 195 281 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.93% 2.35% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 5.82% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 140 234 236
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.89%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £34,375
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,125 £67,500
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 3,754 4,825 5,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.23% 40.33% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3,124 4,036 4,442
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Cambridgeshire +39 62 £52,500 +6.06% 21
Hertfordshire -63 51 £52,500 -4.55% 9
Bedfordshire +4 33 £55,000 +37.50% 7
Essex +7 27 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Suffolk +12 19 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Norfolk -2 3 £45,000 - 4
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 114 (58.46%) Web Services
2 108 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (47.69%) Java
4 91 (46.67%) REST
5 85 (43.59%) JavaScript
6 78 (40.00%) .NET
7 76 (38.97%) SQL Server
8 75 (38.46%) C#
9 74 (37.95%) XML
10 73 (37.44%) SQL
11 71 (36.41%) MVC
12 66 (33.85%) HTML
13 58 (29.74%) CSS
14 53 (27.18%) Spring
15 50 (25.64%) Oracle
16 49 (25.13%) JSON
17 45 (23.08%) Java EE
18 43 (22.05%) RESTful
18 43 (22.05%) Relational Database
19 42 (21.54%) E-Commerce
20 40 (20.51%) Degree
21 39 (20.00%) MySQL
22 38 (19.49%) JBoss
23 37 (18.97%) Scrum
23 37 (18.97%) WCF
24 35 (17.95%) Python
24 35 (17.95%) ASP.NET
25 33 (16.92%) Linux
25 33 (16.92%) Software Engineering
26 31 (15.90%) QA

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 38 (19.49%) JBoss
2 29 (14.87%) WebSphere
3 26 (13.33%) Apache
4 16 (8.21%) Tomcat
5 15 (7.69%) Anypoint
6 12 (6.15%) Apache Spark
7 11 (5.64%) WebLogic
8 10 (5.13%) Mule
9 9 (4.62%) Oracle Service Bus
9 9 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (3.59%) Apache Geronimo
10 7 (3.59%) Apache Pig
10 7 (3.59%) CMS
10 7 (3.59%) GlassFish
11 6 (3.08%) IIS
11 6 (3.08%) Kentico
12 4 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (2.05%) Confluence
13 3 (1.54%) OpenStack
14 2 (1.03%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (3.59%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) StreamServe
2 3 (1.54%) Documaker
2 3 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.54%) GitHub
4 3 (1.54%) IaaS
4 3 (1.54%) SaaS
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.51%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.51%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.74%) SSL
2 16 (8.21%) HTTP
3 15 (7.69%) DNS
4 13 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.13%) Firewall
6 5 (2.56%) FTP
6 5 (2.56%) HTTPS
6 5 (2.56%) SSH
7 3 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.54%) DHCP
7 3 (1.54%) ICMP
7 3 (1.54%) IMAP
7 3 (1.54%) IPsec
7 3 (1.54%) OpenVPN
7 3 (1.54%) POP3
7 3 (1.54%) SMTP
7 3 (1.54%) SNMP
7 3 (1.54%) Telnet
7 3 (1.54%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (38.97%) SQL Server
2 43 (22.05%) Relational Database
3 39 (20.00%) MySQL
4 29 (14.87%) Big Data
5 25 (12.82%) Hadoop
6 19 (9.74%) MongoDB
6 19 (9.74%) NoSQL
7 18 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (8.72%) Oracle Database
9 16 (8.21%) RDBMS
10 14 (7.18%) Apache Hive
11 13 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (4.10%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (3.59%) CouchDB
14 7 (3.59%) Mahout
14 7 (3.59%) Neo4j
14 7 (3.59%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (3.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 30 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 26 (13.33%) Maven
3 23 (11.79%) JMeter
4 21 (10.77%) JIRA
5 19 (9.74%) Git (software)
6 18 (9.23%) JUnit
7 17 (8.72%) Visual Studio
8 11 (5.64%) Gradle
8 11 (5.64%) Selenium
9 10 (5.13%) Subversion
10 9 (4.62%) gulp
11 8 (4.10%) Ant
12 7 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (3.08%) Bitbucket
13 6 (3.08%) CodeSonar
13 6 (3.08%) git-flow
13 6 (3.08%) Robot Framework
14 4 (2.05%) Grunt
15 3 (1.54%) Gerrit
General
1 25 (12.82%) Finance
2 15 (7.69%) Back Office
3 6 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.56%) Banking
4 5 (2.56%) Law
5 3 (1.54%) Marketing
5 3 (1.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Billing
6 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (69.74%) Developer
2 40 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 31 (15.90%) .NET Developer
4 29 (14.87%) Software Developer
5 28 (14.36%) C# Developer
6 25 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (12.82%) Lead Developer
7 24 (12.31%) Lead Java Developer
8 21 (10.77%) Software Engineer
9 19 (9.74%) Web Developer
10 18 (9.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 17 (8.72%) .NET Web Developer
12 16 (8.21%) .NET Software Developer
12 16 (8.21%) C# Software Developer
12 16 (8.21%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 15 (7.69%) Consultant
13 15 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
14 13 (6.67%) Senior Developer
15 12 (6.15%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (58.46%) Web Services
2 91 (46.67%) REST
3 78 (40.00%) .NET
4 74 (37.95%) XML
5 66 (33.85%) HTML
6 58 (29.74%) CSS
7 53 (27.18%) Spring
8 49 (25.13%) JSON
9 45 (23.08%) Java EE
10 43 (22.05%) RESTful
11 37 (18.97%) WCF
12 35 (17.95%) ASP.NET
13 31 (15.90%) HTML5
14 29 (14.87%) jQuery
15 28 (14.36%) AngularJS
16 27 (13.85%) Hibernate
17 26 (13.33%) JSP
18 25 (12.82%) Ajax
18 25 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
19 24 (12.31%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (12.31%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.10%) Fintech
5 8 (4.10%) User Experience
6 7 (3.59%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.56%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.56%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.05%) Reinsurance
10 3 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.54%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.03%) MPEG
11 2 (1.03%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.03%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.92%) Linux
2 22 (11.28%) Windows
3 9 (4.62%) Android
4 6 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.08%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.54%) CentOS
5 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.54%) Solaris
5 3 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.03%) AIX
6 2 (1.03%) Unix
6 2 (1.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (36.41%) MVC
3 42 (21.54%) E-Commerce
4 37 (18.97%) Scrum
5 33 (16.92%) Software Engineering
6 31 (15.90%) Web Development
7 30 (15.38%) TDD
8 29 (14.87%) SDLC
8 29 (14.87%) SOA
8 29 (14.87%) Unit Testing
9 25 (12.82%) Test Automation
10 24 (12.31%) Front End Development
11 23 (11.79%) Microservices
12 22 (11.28%) OO
12 22 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (9.74%) DevOps
14 18 (9.23%) API Development
14 18 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 93 (47.69%) Java
2 85 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 75 (38.46%) C#
4 73 (37.44%) SQL
5 35 (17.95%) Python
6 27 (13.85%) T-SQL
7 26 (13.33%) PHP
8 22 (11.28%) PL/SQL
9 14 (7.18%) C
10 13 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 13 (6.67%) PowerShell
11 11 (5.64%) C++
12 10 (5.13%) Java 8
13 6 (3.08%) Objective-C
14 4 (2.05%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.05%) VBA
14 4 (2.05%) XAML
15 3 (1.54%) ES6
15 3 (1.54%) VB
16 2 (1.03%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 40 (20.51%) Degree
2 11 (5.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.59%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.08%) CCNA
4 6 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.08%) CISSP
4 6 (3.08%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (3.08%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.08%) GIAC
4 6 (3.08%) Linux+ Certification
4 6 (3.08%) MCSE
4 6 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.08%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (3.08%) SANS
4 6 (3.08%) SSCP
5 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.90%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (6.15%) Docker
2 7 (3.59%) HDFS
3 6 (3.08%) vSphere
4 3 (1.54%) Samba
4 3 (1.54%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (5.13%) Puppet
2 6 (3.08%) Salt
3 5 (2.56%) Ansible
4 4 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.54%) Nagios
5 3 (1.54%) Rancher
5 3 (1.54%) Sysdig
5 3 (1.54%) vRealize
6 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 50 (25.64%) Oracle
2 26 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.69%) MuleSoft
4 10 (5.13%) AppDynamics
5 7 (3.59%) Alteryx
5 7 (3.59%) Dynatrace
5 7 (3.59%) Google
5 7 (3.59%) hybris
5 7 (3.59%) Tableau
6 6 (3.08%) IBM
6 6 (3.08%) Rackspace
6 6 (3.08%) SAP
6 6 (3.08%) Twitter
7 4 (2.05%) IFS
7 4 (2.05%) Samsung
8 3 (1.54%) New Relic
8 3 (1.54%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.54%) Splunk
8 3 (1.54%) WorldPay
8 3 (1.54%) Xamarin