The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 41 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.83% 0.42% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.76% 1.27% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Median salary £45,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £67,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £67,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 Gloucester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 116 79 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 49.36% 33.05% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 108 38 85
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

SOAP
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Gloucester

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Gloucester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 12 (92.31%) REST
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
5 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) Unix
6 5 (38.46%) SAP
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 5 (38.46%) MVC
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
7 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
7 4 (30.77%) QA
7 4 (30.77%) Selenium
7 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
7 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
7 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 4 (30.77%) User Experience
7 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
7 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
7 4 (30.77%) Electronics
7 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Mule
3 2 (15.38%) Umbraco
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) JUnit
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
1 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Angular Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
4 4 (30.77%) Middleware
4 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) EJB
5 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 3 (23.08%) Java SE
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) Laravel
6 2 (15.38%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Front End Development
4 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (23.08%) Customer Insight
5 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) OOD
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 3 (23.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
3 2 (15.38%) Zend
4 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.69%) VMware