Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 134 134
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 +35
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 222 293 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.01% 2.48% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.32% 6.02% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 152 232 249
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,800 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 4,171 4,865 5,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.69% 41.25% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,414 4,061 4,387
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +26 69 £50,000 +1.01% 10
Hertfordshire -50 53 £55,000 -4.35% 7
Bedfordshire +19 36 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Suffolk +24 32 £52,500 +43.84% 1
Essex -14 24 £55,000 +29.41% 9
Norfolk +13 8 £37,500 -21.05% 3
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 139 (62.61%) Web Services
2 119 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (48.65%) Java
4 103 (46.40%) REST
5 87 (39.19%) JavaScript
6 83 (37.39%) XML
7 82 (36.94%) SQL
8 78 (35.14%) SQL Server
9 70 (31.53%) .NET
10 68 (30.63%) C#
11 63 (28.38%) MVC
12 60 (27.03%) Oracle
13 59 (26.58%) HTML
14 56 (25.23%) Spring
15 55 (24.77%) CSS
16 52 (23.42%) Python
16 52 (23.42%) Java EE
17 51 (22.97%) JSON
18 46 (20.72%) RESTful
18 46 (20.72%) Relational Database
18 46 (20.72%) JBoss
19 44 (19.82%) Linux
19 44 (19.82%) SDLC
20 42 (18.92%) WebSphere
21 41 (18.47%) Degree
22 39 (17.57%) E-Commerce
22 39 (17.57%) SOA
23 38 (17.12%) JIRA
24 37 (16.67%) SoapUI
24 37 (16.67%) Microsoft

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 46 (20.72%) JBoss
2 42 (18.92%) WebSphere
3 33 (14.86%) WebLogic
4 25 (11.26%) Apache
5 23 (10.36%) Tomcat
6 17 (7.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (7.21%) Confluence
8 15 (6.76%) Oracle Service Bus
9 11 (4.95%) Anypoint
10 10 (4.50%) Mule
10 10 (4.50%) OpenStack
11 8 (3.60%) Apache Pig
12 7 (3.15%) Apache Spark
13 6 (2.70%) CMS
14 5 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (1.80%) Mule ESB
16 3 (1.35%) IIS
16 3 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
17 2 (0.90%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Weka
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.50%) Documaker
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.90%) Magento
3 2 (0.90%) StreamServe
4 1 (0.45%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.50%) GitHub
3 10 (4.50%) IaaS
4 6 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.90%) Boomi
7 2 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.90%) npm
8 1 (0.45%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.61%) SSL
2 23 (10.36%) HTTP
2 23 (10.36%) TCP/IP
3 21 (9.46%) DNS
4 14 (6.31%) FTP
4 14 (6.31%) HTTPS
4 14 (6.31%) SSH
5 11 (4.95%) Firewall
6 10 (4.50%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (4.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (4.50%) DHCP
6 10 (4.50%) ICMP
6 10 (4.50%) IMAP
6 10 (4.50%) IPsec
6 10 (4.50%) OpenVPN
6 10 (4.50%) POP3
6 10 (4.50%) SMTP
6 10 (4.50%) SNMP
6 10 (4.50%) Telnet
6 10 (4.50%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 46 (20.72%) Relational Database
3 34 (15.32%) MySQL
4 29 (13.06%) Oracle Database
5 26 (11.71%) MongoDB
6 24 (10.81%) Big Data
7 19 (8.56%) Hadoop
8 17 (7.66%) NoSQL
9 16 (7.21%) RDBMS
10 13 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (3.60%) Apache Hive
13 8 (3.60%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (3.60%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (2.70%) DB2
14 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (2.25%) MS Access
15 5 (2.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 38 (17.12%) JIRA
2 37 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 29 (13.06%) Maven
4 28 (12.61%) Git (software)
5 26 (11.71%) JMeter
6 22 (9.91%) Selenium
7 18 (8.11%) JUnit
8 14 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (5.86%) Subversion
10 12 (5.41%) Visual Studio
11 11 (4.95%) Gradle
12 10 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (4.50%) Gerrit
12 10 (4.50%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (3.15%) Ant
13 7 (3.15%) Jenkins
14 6 (2.70%) Bitbucket
14 6 (2.70%) CodeSonar
14 6 (2.70%) LoadUI
14 6 (2.70%) Robot Framework
General
1 31 (13.96%) Finance
2 15 (6.76%) Back Office
3 5 (2.25%) Banking
3 5 (2.25%) Law
3 5 (2.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.80%) Marketing
5 3 (1.35%) Advertising
5 3 (1.35%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.90%) Automotive
6 2 (0.90%) Electronics
6 2 (0.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 138 (62.16%) Developer
2 46 (20.72%) Java Developer
3 30 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 26 (11.71%) Software Developer
5 25 (11.26%) Lead Developer
5 25 (11.26%) Software Engineer
6 23 (10.36%) Lead Java Developer
7 21 (9.46%) C# Developer
8 19 (8.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (8.56%) Consultant
9 17 (7.66%) Java Engineer
10 15 (6.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (6.76%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.86%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (5.86%) .NET Web Developer
11 13 (5.86%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (5.86%) Web Developer
12 12 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (4.95%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (62.61%) Web Services
2 103 (46.40%) REST
3 83 (37.39%) XML
4 70 (31.53%) .NET
5 59 (26.58%) HTML
6 56 (25.23%) Spring
7 55 (24.77%) CSS
8 52 (23.42%) Java EE
9 51 (22.97%) JSON
10 46 (20.72%) RESTful
11 33 (14.86%) ASP.NET
12 30 (13.51%) jQuery
13 27 (12.16%) WCF
14 26 (11.71%) Ajax
14 26 (11.71%) Hibernate
15 25 (11.26%) HTML5
15 25 (11.26%) JSP
16 23 (10.36%) Node.js
17 21 (9.46%) .NET Framework
18 20 (9.01%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.16%) Computer Science
2 25 (11.26%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.60%) Fintech
6 7 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.25%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.25%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.80%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.35%) DataPower
9 3 (1.35%) MPEG
9 3 (1.35%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.90%) PMI
10 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.90%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.90%) Xbox
11 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (19.82%) Linux
2 30 (13.51%) Windows
3 16 (7.21%) Android
3 16 (7.21%) Unix
4 14 (6.31%) Solaris
5 10 (4.50%) CentOS
5 10 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.50%) Windows Server
5 10 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.70%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.80%) AIX
7 4 (1.80%) VMS
8 2 (0.90%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (28.38%) MVC
3 44 (19.82%) SDLC
4 39 (17.57%) E-Commerce
4 39 (17.57%) SOA
5 36 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 33 (14.86%) DevOps
6 33 (14.86%) TDD
7 32 (14.41%) Scrum
8 28 (12.61%) Microservices
8 28 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
9 27 (12.16%) Unit Testing
10 26 (11.71%) OO
10 26 (11.71%) Test Automation
11 24 (10.81%) Web Development
12 20 (9.01%) Front End Development
12 20 (9.01%) Project Management
13 19 (8.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (8.56%) Integration Testing
14 18 (8.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 108 (48.65%) Java
2 87 (39.19%) JavaScript
3 82 (36.94%) SQL
4 68 (30.63%) C#
5 52 (23.42%) Python
6 32 (14.41%) PHP
7 27 (12.16%) Bash Shell
8 22 (9.91%) PowerShell
9 20 (9.01%) PL/SQL
10 19 (8.56%) T-SQL
11 14 (6.31%) C
12 12 (5.41%) C++
13 11 (4.95%) Java 8
14 6 (2.70%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.70%) VB.NET
15 5 (2.25%) VBA
16 4 (1.80%) ActionScript
16 4 (1.80%) ActionScript 2.0
17 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (18.47%) Degree
2 18 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.70%) CCNA
3 6 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.70%) CISSP
3 6 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 6 (2.70%) GIAC
3 6 (2.70%) Linux+ Certification
3 6 (2.70%) MCSE
3 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
3 6 (2.70%) SANS
3 6 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.70%) SSCP
4 3 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.16%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.01%) Docker
2 10 (4.50%) Samba
2 10 (4.50%) VirtualBox
2 10 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.70%) vSphere
4 4 (1.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.90%) HDFS
6 1 (0.45%) Firmware
6 1 (0.45%) iptables
Systems Management
1 19 (8.56%) Puppet
2 13 (5.86%) Ansible
3 11 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (4.50%) Nagios
4 10 (4.50%) Rancher
4 10 (4.50%) Sysdig
4 10 (4.50%) vRealize
5 6 (2.70%) Salt
6 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.90%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 60 (27.03%) Oracle
2 37 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (11.26%) IBM
4 18 (8.11%) AppDynamics
5 13 (5.86%) MuleSoft
6 10 (4.50%) BMC
6 10 (4.50%) Cisco
6 10 (4.50%) HP
6 10 (4.50%) hybris
6 10 (4.50%) Intel
6 10 (4.50%) New Relic
6 10 (4.50%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.50%) ServiceNow
6 10 (4.50%) Splunk
6 10 (4.50%) VMware
6 10 (4.50%) WorldPay
7 8 (3.60%) Dynatrace
7 8 (3.60%) SAP
8 6 (2.70%) Google
9 4 (1.80%) WSO2