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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 82 154
Rank change year-on-year -79 +72  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 94 225 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.51% 3.06% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.87% 8.15% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 68 174 84
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -3.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,850 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2430 2761 3032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 39.05% 37.60% 38.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2337 2603
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing SOAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +4 39 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Essex +9 32 £61,250 +36.11% 8
Suffolk -9 10 £38,250 +2.00%
Cambridgeshire -46 9 £46,250 +15.62% 8
Bedfordshire -3 2 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Norfolk -27 2 £40,000 -14.89% 2
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 145 (63.60%) Web Services
2 139 (60.96%) XML
3 124 (54.39%) Java
4 115 (50.44%) REST
5 111 (48.68%) Oracle
6 90 (39.47%) SQL
7 79 (34.65%) MVC
8 78 (34.21%) SOA
9 75 (32.89%) JavaScript
10 73 (32.02%) HTML
11 72 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (28.95%) SQL Server
13 65 (28.51%) OO
14 61 (26.75%) Unix
15 59 (25.88%) .NET
16 57 (25.00%) WebLogic
17 56 (24.56%) C#
18 55 (24.12%) Middleware
18 55 (24.12%) Spring
19 54 (23.68%) Linux
20 52 (22.81%) CSS
21 48 (21.05%) JMS
22 47 (20.61%) Finance
22 47 (20.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
23 44 (19.30%) MySQL
24 43 (18.86%) Apache
24 43 (18.86%) Java EE
25 40 (17.54%) Oracle Fusion
25 40 (17.54%) Oracle Service Bus
25 40 (17.54%) Oracle Database

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 57 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 47 (20.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 43 (18.86%) Apache
4 40 (17.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 39 (17.11%) WebSphere
6 38 (16.67%) JBoss
6 38 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 19 (8.33%) GlassFish
8 14 (6.14%) IIS
9 7 (3.07%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (2.19%) Mule
11 4 (1.75%) CMS
11 4 (1.75%) NetWeaver
12 3 (1.32%) Apache Geronimo
12 3 (1.32%) Apache Pig
12 3 (1.32%) Apache Spark
12 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.88%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.88%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Weka
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.32%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.32%) Magento
3 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.88%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.28%) HTTP
2 19 (8.33%) SSL
3 11 (4.82%) Firewall
3 11 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.63%) Internet
4 6 (2.63%) LDAP
5 5 (2.19%) DNS
6 4 (1.75%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.44%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.44%) FTP
7 1 (0.44%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 44 (19.30%) MySQL
3 40 (17.54%) Oracle Database
4 36 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 32 (14.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 29 (12.72%) RDBMS
7 27 (11.84%) Oracle Database 12c
8 21 (9.21%) Big Data
8 21 (9.21%) MongoDB
9 15 (6.58%) CouchDB
9 15 (6.58%) Neo4j
9 15 (6.58%) NoSQL
9 15 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (6.14%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (2.19%) GIS
14 5 (2.19%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 16 (7.02%) Jenkins
1 16 (7.02%) JUnit
2 15 (6.58%) Maven
2 15 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.26%) Subversion
4 10 (4.39%) JIRA
5 9 (3.95%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.51%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.51%) Mockito
7 7 (3.07%) Selenium
7 7 (3.07%) SoapUI
8 6 (2.63%) Git (software)
9 5 (2.19%) ClearQuest
9 5 (2.19%) CruiseControl
9 5 (2.19%) FishEye
9 5 (2.19%) Hudson
9 5 (2.19%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.19%) Zephyr
10 4 (1.75%) Ant
General
1 47 (20.61%) Finance
2 32 (14.04%) Advertising
3 5 (2.19%) Banking
3 5 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.75%) Retail
5 3 (1.32%) Games
5 3 (1.32%) Marketing
6 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Automotive
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Military
7 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 156 (68.42%) Developer
2 54 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 34 (14.91%) Lead Developer
4 27 (11.84%) Oracle Developer
5 25 (10.96%) .NET Developer
5 25 (10.96%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 25 (10.96%) Senior Developer
5 25 (10.96%) SOA Developer
6 23 (10.09%) C# Developer
7 22 (9.65%) Analyst
8 21 (9.21%) SAP Developer
8 21 (9.21%) SAP PI Developer
9 18 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (7.02%) Systems Analyst
11 13 (5.70%) Lead Java Developer
11 13 (5.70%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 12 (5.26%) Integration Developer
13 11 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 11 (4.82%) Web Developer
14 10 (4.39%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (63.60%) Web Services
2 139 (60.96%) XML
3 115 (50.44%) REST
4 73 (32.02%) HTML
5 59 (25.88%) .NET
6 55 (24.12%) Middleware
6 55 (24.12%) Spring
7 52 (22.81%) CSS
8 48 (21.05%) JMS
9 43 (18.86%) Java EE
10 40 (17.54%) Oracle Fusion
11 37 (16.23%) RESTful
12 36 (15.79%) Ajax
12 36 (15.79%) ASP.NET
12 36 (15.79%) XSD
13 33 (14.47%) Hibernate
13 33 (14.47%) XSLT
14 30 (13.16%) jQuery
14 30 (13.16%) JSP
14 30 (13.16%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.14%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.07%) DataPower
3 7 (3.07%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.19%) Life Science
4 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.19%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.75%) Wiki
6 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.32%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.88%) iPhone
7 2 (0.88%) User Experience
7 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.44%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 61 (26.75%) Unix
2 54 (23.68%) Linux
3 32 (14.04%) Windows
4 13 (5.70%) Solaris
5 4 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.32%) Android
7 2 (0.88%) AIX
7 2 (0.88%) HPUX
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (34.65%) MVC
2 78 (34.21%) SOA
3 72 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (28.51%) OO
5 35 (15.35%) TDD
6 33 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (13.60%) Performance Tuning
7 31 (13.60%) SDLC
8 30 (13.16%) BPEL
8 30 (13.16%) Scrum
9 28 (12.28%) Web Development
10 27 (11.84%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 26 (11.40%) ITIL
12 22 (9.65%) DevOps
12 22 (9.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (9.65%) UML
13 18 (7.89%) E-Commerce
13 18 (7.89%) Release Management
14 16 (7.02%) Migration
14 16 (7.02%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 124 (54.39%) Java
2 90 (39.47%) SQL
3 75 (32.89%) JavaScript
4 56 (24.56%) C#
5 37 (16.23%) PL/SQL
6 22 (9.65%) Shell Script
6 22 (9.65%) T-SQL
7 20 (8.77%) XQuery
8 16 (7.02%) VB.NET
9 13 (5.70%) Python
10 12 (5.26%) PHP
11 7 (3.07%) C
12 5 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.19%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.88%) VB
13 2 (0.88%) VB6
13 2 (0.88%) XPath
14 1 (0.44%) C++
14 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (8.33%) Degree
2 9 (3.95%) SC Cleared
2 9 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.19%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.14%) SLA
2 2 (0.88%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.32%) HDFS
3 2 (0.88%) Firmware
4 1 (0.44%) iptables
Systems Management
1 6 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (1.75%) Nagios
2 4 (1.75%) Opsview
3 3 (1.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 3 (1.32%) Kibana
3 3 (1.32%) MOM
3 3 (1.32%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 111 (48.68%) Oracle
2 29 (12.72%) SAP
3 24 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.77%) IBM
5 5 (2.19%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.19%) webMethods
6 4 (1.75%) F5
6 4 (1.75%) Splunk
7 3 (1.32%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.32%) BEA
7 3 (1.32%) Pega
7 3 (1.32%) Tableau
7 3 (1.32%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.88%) ATG
8 2 (0.88%) Blue Martini
8 2 (0.88%) CA
8 2 (0.88%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.88%) Talend
8 2 (0.88%) Twitter
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