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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 89 70
Rank change year-on-year +21 -19  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 24 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.33% 1.57% 2.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.88% 3.95% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 11
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,250 £45,000
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 Essex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 349 430 409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 33.88% 39.70% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 280 342 331
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 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
Colchester +9 11 £67,500 +80.00%
Brentwood +11 2 - - 1
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 45 (80.36%) Java
2 41 (73.21%) Web Services
3 40 (71.43%) Oracle
4 35 (62.50%) Apache
5 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
6 31 (55.36%) Linux
6 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
6 31 (55.36%) MVC
7 30 (53.57%) REST
8 29 (51.79%) HTML
8 29 (51.79%) OO
9 28 (50.00%) CSS
10 24 (42.86%) Tomcat
10 24 (42.86%) Ajax
11 23 (41.07%) SQL
12 22 (39.29%) Relational Database
13 21 (37.50%) MySQL
13 21 (37.50%) RDBMS
14 20 (35.71%) JSP
14 20 (35.71%) Servlets
14 20 (35.71%) EJB
14 20 (35.71%) JBoss
14 20 (35.71%) Windows
14 20 (35.71%) WebSphere
14 20 (35.71%) Spring
14 20 (35.71%) Java EE
14 20 (35.71%) Spring MVC
14 20 (35.71%) GlassFish
15 19 (33.93%) T-SQL
16 18 (32.14%) 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 35 (62.50%) Apache
2 24 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 20 (35.71%) GlassFish
3 20 (35.71%) JBoss
3 20 (35.71%) WebSphere
4 11 (19.64%) IBM HTTP Server
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (8.93%) IIS
6 3 (5.36%) Apache Geronimo
6 3 (5.36%) Apache Pig
6 3 (5.36%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) Weka
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) Firewall
2 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.93%) HTTP
4 4 (7.14%) Internet
4 4 (7.14%) LDAP
4 4 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 22 (39.29%) Relational Database
3 21 (37.50%) MySQL
3 21 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 16 (28.57%) Big Data
4 16 (28.57%) CouchDB
4 16 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 16 (28.57%) Neo4j
4 16 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (8.93%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (8.93%) GIS
6 3 (5.36%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.36%) Mahout
6 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.36%) Sqoop
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Maven
2 6 (10.71%) SoapUI
3 5 (8.93%) ClearQuest
3 5 (8.93%) CruiseControl
3 5 (8.93%) FishEye
3 5 (8.93%) Hudson
3 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.93%) JIRA
3 5 (8.93%) JUnit
3 5 (8.93%) Selenium
3 5 (8.93%) TeamCity
3 5 (8.93%) Zephyr
4 3 (5.36%) Ant
4 3 (5.36%) Gradle
4 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Advertising
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Lead Developer
4 14 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Architect
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) IT Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Applications Support
8 4 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (73.21%) Web Services
2 30 (53.57%) REST
3 29 (51.79%) HTML
4 28 (50.00%) CSS
5 24 (42.86%) Ajax
6 20 (35.71%) EJB
6 20 (35.71%) Java EE
6 20 (35.71%) JSP
6 20 (35.71%) Servlets
6 20 (35.71%) Spring
6 20 (35.71%) Spring MVC
7 18 (32.14%) Swing
8 16 (28.57%) JMS
9 15 (26.79%) .NET
9 15 (26.79%) XML
10 14 (25.00%) J2EE
11 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
12 9 (16.07%) HTML5
12 9 (16.07%) Middleware
13 8 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
1 5 (8.93%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.14%) DataPower
2 4 (7.14%) Wiki
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Linux
2 20 (35.71%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) MVC
2 29 (51.79%) OO
3 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.57%) SOA
4 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (19.64%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Web Development
6 6 (10.71%) OOP
6 6 (10.71%) Open Source
6 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.93%) Cyber Intelligence
7 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (8.93%) DevOps
7 5 (8.93%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (8.93%) Kanban
7 5 (8.93%) Test Management
7 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) Java
2 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
3 23 (41.07%) SQL
4 19 (33.93%) T-SQL
5 16 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 10 (17.86%) C#
7 8 (14.29%) VB.NET
8 5 (8.93%) C
9 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
9 4 (7.14%) Python
10 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Nagios
1 4 (7.14%) Opsview
2 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.14%) F5
4 4 (7.14%) IBM
4 4 (7.14%) Splunk
5 3 (5.36%) Alteryx
5 3 (5.36%) Tableau
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) HP
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