Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 80 102
Rank change year-on-year -17 +22 +13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 24 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.70% 2.62% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% 7.19% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 39
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% +62.50% -13.51%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,750 £30,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £68,750 £57,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -

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 571 709 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 40.44% 36.47% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 487 507 770
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +2 8 £60,000 -11.11% 2
Basildon +3 7 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Brentwood +18 6 £52,500 - 3
Chelmsford +6 2 £58,750 +60.96%
Witham - 1 - -
SOAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 16 (66.67%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 15 (62.50%) XML
4 14 (58.33%) CSS
5 13 (54.17%) Oracle
5 13 (54.17%) Web Services
5 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (54.17%) Ajax
6 12 (50.00%) JSON
6 12 (50.00%) C#
6 12 (50.00%) .NET
6 12 (50.00%) MySQL
7 11 (45.83%) Java
8 10 (41.67%) MVC
8 10 (41.67%) HTML5
8 10 (41.67%) REST
8 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
9 9 (37.50%) CSS3
10 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 8 (33.33%) Linux
11 7 (29.17%) OOP
11 7 (29.17%) OO
11 7 (29.17%) JSP
11 7 (29.17%) SQL
11 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
11 7 (29.17%) Degree
11 7 (29.17%) WCF
11 7 (29.17%) jQuery
12 6 (25.00%) Finance

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 5 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) Apache Geronimo
1 5 (20.83%) Apache Pig
1 5 (20.83%) Apache Spark
1 5 (20.83%) GlassFish
1 5 (20.83%) JBoss
1 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
1 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.50%) Mule
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Weka
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) npm
2 1 (4.17%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) MySQL
3 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
4 5 (20.83%) Big Data
4 5 (20.83%) CouchDB
4 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
4 5 (20.83%) Mahout
4 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
4 5 (20.83%) Neo4j
4 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
4 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
4 5 (20.83%) Sqoop
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) Ant
4 2 (8.33%) Gradle
4 2 (8.33%) Grunt
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.17%) Bower
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) gulp
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) TestRail
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Automotive
3 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Web Developer
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# WCF Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (20.83%) MySQL Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
5 5 (20.83%) WCF Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) XML
3 14 (58.33%) CSS
4 13 (54.17%) Ajax
4 13 (54.17%) Web Services
5 12 (50.00%) .NET
5 12 (50.00%) JSON
6 10 (41.67%) HTML5
6 10 (41.67%) REST
7 9 (37.50%) CSS3
8 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 7 (29.17%) jQuery
9 7 (29.17%) JSP
9 7 (29.17%) WCF
10 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (20.83%) Java EE
11 5 (20.83%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (20.83%) SignalR
11 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (8.33%) CMDB
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) OO
3 7 (29.17%) OOP
4 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (20.83%) Analytics
5 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum-ban
5 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (12.50%) SEO
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
5 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
5 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.50%) XPath
7 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) HDFS
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Alteryx
2 5 (20.83%) Tableau
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) WSO2
3 3 (12.50%) Xamarin
4 2 (8.33%) MKS
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.17%) Splunk