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

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 74 79
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 44 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.67% 2.57% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.35% 7.35% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 17
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% -4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 425 340 391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 45.12% 34.98% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 366 244 330
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Gloucestershire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Gloucestershire

SOAP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cheltenham +28 24 £49,500 -17.50% 1
Gloucester +9 9 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Cirencester - 2 £35,750 -
SOAP
South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 98 (87.50%) Java
2 97 (86.61%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (83.93%) REST
4 88 (78.57%) TDD
5 87 (77.68%) Spring
6 86 (76.79%) XML
7 79 (70.54%) Hibernate
8 77 (68.75%) BDD
9 75 (66.96%) JSON
10 73 (65.18%) Scrum
10 73 (65.18%) Finance
10 73 (65.18%) Linux
11 71 (63.39%) MVC
12 69 (61.61%) JIRA
12 69 (61.61%) JUnit
13 68 (60.71%) Web Services
14 67 (59.82%) Tomcat
14 67 (59.82%) Mule ESB
15 66 (58.93%) Mule
15 66 (58.93%) Git (software)
16 65 (58.04%) SAP
17 64 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
17 64 (57.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 64 (57.14%) Marketing
17 64 (57.14%) Electronics
17 64 (57.14%) Telecoms
17 64 (57.14%) Manufacturing
17 64 (57.14%) Programme Management
17 64 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
18 63 (56.25%) Kanban

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 67 (59.82%) Mule ESB
1 67 (59.82%) Tomcat
2 66 (58.93%) Mule
3 49 (43.75%) JBoss
4 19 (16.96%) Confluence
5 16 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 9 (8.04%) Anypoint
6 9 (8.04%) Apache
6 9 (8.04%) GlassFish
6 9 (8.04%) WebLogic
7 7 (6.25%) IIS
8 3 (2.68%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.79%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 64 (57.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (54.46%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (40.18%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (37.50%) SaaS
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.89%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) SSH
2 3 (2.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.89%) FTP
3 1 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (50.89%) MongoDB
2 52 (46.43%) NoSQL
3 46 (41.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 18 (16.07%) SQL Server
5 15 (13.39%) MySQL
6 9 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (61.61%) JIRA
1 69 (61.61%) JUnit
2 66 (58.93%) Git (software)
3 46 (41.07%) IntelliJ
4 31 (27.68%) Maven
5 25 (22.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (15.18%) Cucumber
7 16 (14.29%) Eclipse
8 15 (13.39%) Selenium
9 14 (12.50%) SoapUI
10 10 (8.93%) Jenkins
10 10 (8.93%) Subversion
11 9 (8.04%) Gradle
12 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
13 6 (5.36%) Bitbucket
13 6 (5.36%) Zephyr
14 5 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (4.46%) Vagrant
14 5 (4.46%) WebDriver
15 4 (3.57%) QUnit
General
1 73 (65.18%) Finance
2 64 (57.14%) Electronics
2 64 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 64 (57.14%) Marketing
2 64 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 33 (29.46%) Retail
4 6 (5.36%) Military
5 4 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 58 (51.79%) Developer
2 53 (47.32%) Java Developer
3 28 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 28 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 23 (20.54%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.82%) Development Team Leader
5 11 (9.82%) Software Development Team Leader
5 11 (9.82%) Software Team Leader
5 11 (9.82%) Team Leader
6 10 (8.93%) Java Engineer
7 8 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 7 (6.25%) Tester
9 5 (4.46%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Analyst
10 3 (2.68%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Java Automation Tester
10 3 (2.68%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (83.93%) REST
2 87 (77.68%) Spring
3 86 (76.79%) XML
4 79 (70.54%) Hibernate
5 75 (66.96%) JSON
6 68 (60.71%) Web Services
7 62 (55.36%) Spring MVC
8 60 (53.57%) JPA
9 57 (50.89%) Apache Camel
10 56 (50.00%) Spring Integration
11 15 (13.39%) J2EE
12 13 (11.61%) RESTful
13 10 (8.93%) Gherkin
14 9 (8.04%) .NET
14 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET
14 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (8.04%) HTML
14 9 (8.04%) XSD
14 9 (8.04%) XSLT
15 8 (7.14%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) User Experience
2 7 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.46%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 73 (65.18%) Linux
2 10 (8.93%) Unix
3 3 (2.68%) CentOS
3 3 (2.68%) Windows
4 2 (1.79%) Solaris
5 1 (0.89%) Android
5 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (86.61%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (78.57%) TDD
3 77 (68.75%) BDD
4 73 (65.18%) Scrum
5 71 (63.39%) MVC
6 64 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
6 64 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
6 64 (57.14%) Programme Management
7 63 (56.25%) Kanban
8 60 (53.57%) Integration Testing
9 32 (28.57%) E-Commerce
10 29 (25.89%) Test Automation
11 28 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
14 11 (9.82%) OO
15 9 (8.04%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 9 (8.04%) Unit Testing
16 8 (7.14%) Software Delivery
17 7 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 98 (87.50%) Java
2 18 (16.07%) C#
3 17 (15.18%) SQL
4 14 (12.50%) XPath
5 13 (11.61%) Groovy
6 12 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 12 (10.71%) Ruby
7 10 (8.93%) C
8 7 (6.25%) Python
9 4 (3.57%) PHP
10 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.79%) C++
12 1 (0.89%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.89%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.29%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.36%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.46%) ISEB
5 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) QA
2 7 (6.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 7 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Docker
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.25%) CloudHub
3 3 (2.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (58.04%) SAP
2 55 (49.11%) Apple
3 16 (14.29%) IBM
4 14 (12.50%) Atlassian
5 12 (10.71%) Oracle
6 9 (8.04%) HP
7 8 (7.14%) MuleSoft
8 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.68%) VMware
10 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.79%) Zend
11 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £70000 per annum
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