Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > East of England
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 153 144
Rank change year-on-year +32 -9 +17
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 47 123 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.55% 1.67% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 5.15% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 40 93 169
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,750 £35,600
90th Percentile £71,875 £61,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -0.99% +1.00%

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 1,058 2,387 4,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.92% 32.32% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1,838 3,671
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 3 August 2020.

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 3 August 2020. 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
Essex +17 20 £41,836 -16.33% 3
Cambridgeshire +15 12 £48,750 -7.14% 3
Hertfordshire +29 8 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Suffolk +22 7 £35,000 -36.36%
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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 39 (82.98%) REST
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
2 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (38.30%) Java
4 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
5 15 (31.91%) HTML
5 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 15 (31.91%) Web Services
6 14 (29.79%) XML
7 13 (27.66%) CSS
7 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
8 12 (25.53%) Linux
8 12 (25.53%) PHP
8 12 (25.53%) .NET
9 11 (23.40%) CRM
10 10 (21.28%) Oracle
10 10 (21.28%) jQuery
10 10 (21.28%) Azure
11 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (19.15%) Gradle
11 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.15%) MySQL
11 9 (19.15%) C#
11 9 (19.15%) Maven
12 8 (17.02%) Presales
12 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (14.89%) Front End Development
13 7 (14.89%) User Experience
13 7 (14.89%) AWS
13 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement

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 5 (10.64%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) SugarCRM
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.26%) Magento
4 1 (2.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Azure
2 7 (14.89%) AWS
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle CX
3 6 (12.77%) PaaS
3 6 (12.77%) SaaS
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 3 (6.38%) BrowserStack
6 2 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (2.13%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
2 5 (10.64%) WAN
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 2 (4.26%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Redis
6 1 (2.13%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.15%) Gradle
2 9 (19.15%) Maven
3 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.51%) JIRA
4 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.38%) Postman
5 3 (6.38%) VisualVM
6 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.26%) PHPUnit
6 2 (4.26%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.26%) Xdebug
7 1 (2.13%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.13%) jMock
7 1 (2.13%) Mockito
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.13%) Sublime Text
7 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (10.64%) Marketing
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Police
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Architect
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) IT Architect
5 5 (10.64%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (8.51%) CRM Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle CRM Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Oracle Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (82.98%) REST
2 15 (31.91%) HTML
2 15 (31.91%) Web Services
3 14 (29.79%) XML
4 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
4 13 (27.66%) CSS
5 12 (25.53%) .NET
6 10 (21.28%) jQuery
7 7 (14.89%) Middleware
8 6 (12.77%) LAMP
9 5 (10.64%) Java EE
9 5 (10.64%) React
9 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.51%) CSS3
10 4 (8.51%) GraphQL
10 4 (8.51%) HTML5
10 4 (8.51%) JSON
10 4 (8.51%) WCF
11 3 (6.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (2.13%) Life Science
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) CRM
3 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (17.02%) Presales
4 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.89%) Front End Development
5 7 (14.89%) OO
6 5 (10.64%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 5 (10.64%) MVC
6 5 (10.64%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) SOA
6 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.64%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
6 5 (10.64%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (8.51%) API Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Kanban
7 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
2 18 (38.30%) Java
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 12 (25.53%) PHP
5 9 (19.15%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) XPath
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) Java 8
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) MCITP
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Splunk
4 2 (4.26%) Apple
4 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.26%) Zend
5 1 (2.13%) ATG
5 1 (2.13%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.13%) Demandware
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) hybris