Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 61 106
Rank change year-on-year -24 +45 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 28 76 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.90% 3.92% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.28% 10.28% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 55 27
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -

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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 530 739 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.93% 38.07% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 435 599 704
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,374 £22,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Essex

SOAP
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP in Essex.

Salary trend for SOAP in Essex

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Essex over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Essex

SOAP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Colchester -13 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Basildon - 9 £42,500 - 2
Chelmsford +10 4 £80,000 +100.00%
Brentwood +14 2 £52,500 -
SOAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
1 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) Oracle
3 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 21 (75.00%) Ajax
4 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 19 (67.86%) Web Services
6 18 (64.29%) MySQL
6 18 (64.29%) MVC
6 18 (64.29%) Relational Database
7 17 (60.71%) Java
7 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (50.00%) XML
8 14 (50.00%) Linux
9 13 (46.43%) OOP
9 13 (46.43%) OO
9 13 (46.43%) JSP
9 13 (46.43%) JSON
10 12 (42.86%) HTML5
11 11 (39.29%) Java EE
11 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
11 11 (39.29%) Spring
11 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
11 11 (39.29%) Spring MVC
11 11 (39.29%) Degree
11 11 (39.29%) C#
11 11 (39.29%) .NET
11 11 (39.29%) JBoss
11 11 (39.29%) Apache
11 11 (39.29%) Swing

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 11 (39.29%) Apache
1 11 (39.29%) JBoss
1 11 (39.29%) Tomcat
1 11 (39.29%) WebSphere
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Geronimo
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Pig
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Spark
2 6 (21.43%) GlassFish
3 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
4 4 (14.29%) Mule
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (64.29%) MySQL
2 18 (64.29%) Relational Database
3 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
3 9 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (32.14%) RDBMS
4 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 6 (21.43%) Apache Hive
5 6 (21.43%) Big Data
5 6 (21.43%) CouchDB
5 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
5 6 (21.43%) Mahout
5 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
5 6 (21.43%) Neo4j
5 6 (21.43%) Sqoop
6 3 (10.71%) Data Mining
6 3 (10.71%) OLAP
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Maven
2 7 (25.00%) Ant
3 6 (21.43%) Gradle
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.57%) Grunt
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) TestRail
General
1 6 (21.43%) Automotive
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Electronics
3 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 9 (32.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
6 7 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
6 7 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (25.00%) Lead Developer
6 7 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
6 7 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) Ajax
2 21 (75.00%) CSS
3 19 (67.86%) Web Services
4 14 (50.00%) XML
5 13 (46.43%) JSON
5 13 (46.43%) JSP
6 12 (42.86%) HTML5
7 11 (39.29%) .NET
7 11 (39.29%) Java EE
7 11 (39.29%) Spring
7 11 (39.29%) Spring MVC
7 11 (39.29%) Swing
8 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 10 (35.71%) CSS3
8 10 (35.71%) REST
9 9 (32.14%) Hibernate
9 9 (32.14%) JMS
9 9 (32.14%) jQuery
10 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) MVC
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) OO
3 13 (46.43%) OOP
4 11 (39.29%) E-Commerce
5 7 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 7 (25.00%) Web Development
6 6 (21.43%) Analytics
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum-ban
7 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 4 (14.29%) SOA
9 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
9 3 (10.71%) Open Source
9 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (10.71%) SEO
10 2 (7.14%) Coaching
10 2 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
2 17 (60.71%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) C#
4 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
5 8 (28.57%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (14.29%) XPath
8 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
9 2 (7.14%) Java 8
10 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) HDFS
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Alteryx
2 6 (21.43%) Tableau
3 4 (14.29%) SAP
3 4 (14.29%) WSO2
4 3 (10.71%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) RedGate