Period
to 17 August 2018

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 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 49 99
Rank change year-on-year -17 +50 -17
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 68 123 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.03% 7.39% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.12% 16.42% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 66 111 60
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,269 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% -17.69% -8.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 672 749 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.83% 45.01% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 565 632 514
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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 6 months to 17 August 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
Cheltenham -19 36 £50,000 +10.45% 2
Cirencester +16 4 £40,000 +23.08%
Gloucester -4 1 £70,000 +55.56%
SOAP
South West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 49 (72.06%) Java
2 43 (63.24%) REST
3 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (52.94%) Scrum
5 34 (50.00%) XML
5 34 (50.00%) Linux
6 33 (48.53%) Web Services
6 33 (48.53%) JIRA
6 33 (48.53%) Git (software)
7 32 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (44.12%) Kanban
8 30 (44.12%) Spring MVC
8 30 (44.12%) MVC
9 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
10 28 (41.18%) Retail
11 26 (38.24%) Selenium
11 26 (38.24%) JSON
11 26 (38.24%) E-Commerce
11 26 (38.24%) Integration Testing
12 25 (36.76%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (36.76%) NoSQL
12 25 (36.76%) SQL
12 25 (36.76%) TDD
13 24 (35.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 23 (33.82%) Test Automation
14 23 (33.82%) Hibernate
14 23 (33.82%) Finance
14 23 (33.82%) Spring
15 22 (32.35%) .NET
15 22 (32.35%) C#

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 20 (29.41%) JBoss
1 20 (29.41%) Mule
1 20 (29.41%) Mule ESB
1 20 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.18%) Apache Pig
3 8 (11.76%) Drupal
4 7 (10.29%) CMS
5 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.94%) Confluence
8 1 (1.47%) Apache
8 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (36.76%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (27.94%) SaaS
4 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (8.82%) Amazon S3
6 4 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (5.88%) Serverless
7 2 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) Firewall
1 11 (16.18%) HTTP
1 11 (16.18%) SSL
1 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.82%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.76%) NoSQL
2 21 (30.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 21 (30.88%) Big Data
2 21 (30.88%) MongoDB
3 20 (29.41%) MySQL
4 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (16.18%) Apache Hive
5 11 (16.18%) Hadoop
6 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
9 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (4.41%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 33 (48.53%) Git (software)
1 33 (48.53%) JIRA
2 26 (38.24%) Selenium
3 24 (35.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 21 (30.88%) IntelliJ
4 21 (30.88%) JUnit
5 15 (22.06%) Maven
5 15 (22.06%) SoapUI
6 13 (19.12%) Bitbucket
7 12 (17.65%) Jenkins
8 11 (16.18%) CodeSonar
8 11 (16.18%) git-flow
8 11 (16.18%) Robot Framework
9 9 (13.24%) MSTest
9 9 (13.24%) NUnit
10 3 (4.41%) JMeter
10 3 (4.41%) LoadRunner
11 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.47%) Ant
12 1 (1.47%) HP UFT
General
1 28 (41.18%) Retail
2 23 (33.82%) Finance
3 15 (22.06%) Electronics
3 15 (22.06%) Manufacturing
3 15 (22.06%) Marketing
3 15 (22.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (51.47%) Developer
2 26 (38.24%) Java Developer
3 20 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 19 (27.94%) C# Software Engineer
5 14 (20.59%) Senior Developer
5 14 (20.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (16.18%) Automation Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) QA Automation Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) QA Engineer
7 10 (14.71%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (14.71%) Java Engineer
7 10 (14.71%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (13.24%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (11.76%) QA Leader
9 8 (11.76%) Senior Automation Engineer
9 8 (11.76%) Senior QA Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.41%) C++ Developer
11 3 (4.41%) C++/Java Developer
12 2 (2.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (63.24%) REST
2 34 (50.00%) XML
3 33 (48.53%) Web Services
4 30 (44.12%) Spring MVC
5 26 (38.24%) JSON
6 23 (33.82%) Hibernate
6 23 (33.82%) Spring
7 22 (32.35%) .NET
7 22 (32.35%) JPA
8 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET
8 21 (30.88%) CSS
8 21 (30.88%) RESTful
9 20 (29.41%) HTML
10 19 (27.94%) Apache Camel
10 19 (27.94%) Spring Integration
11 14 (20.59%) Java EE
12 12 (17.65%) .NET Framework
13 11 (16.18%) Django
13 11 (16.18%) LAMP
13 11 (16.18%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
1 5 (7.35%) W3C
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (17.65%) Windows
3 11 (16.18%) Android
3 11 (16.18%) Apple iOS
3 11 (16.18%) Mac OS X
4 3 (4.41%) AIX
5 1 (1.47%) Unix
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) Scrum
3 30 (44.12%) Kanban
3 30 (44.12%) MVC
4 26 (38.24%) E-Commerce
4 26 (38.24%) Integration Testing
5 25 (36.76%) TDD
6 23 (33.82%) Test Automation
7 21 (30.88%) BDD
8 20 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (29.41%) Software Engineering
9 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (22.06%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (22.06%) Multithreading
9 15 (22.06%) Programme Management
10 11 (16.18%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (16.18%) DevOps
10 11 (16.18%) Microservices
10 11 (16.18%) Reverse Engineering
10 11 (16.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (72.06%) Java
2 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
3 25 (36.76%) SQL
4 22 (32.35%) C#
5 19 (27.94%) PHP
6 15 (22.06%) C++
6 15 (22.06%) Python
7 14 (20.59%) C
8 11 (16.18%) Bash Shell
8 11 (16.18%) Objective-C
8 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
9 9 (13.24%) PL/SQL
9 9 (13.24%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.94%) Java 8
12 1 (1.47%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.47%) Groovy
12 1 (1.47%) Jython
12 1 (1.47%) SOQL
12 1 (1.47%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) CCNA
2 11 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.18%) CISSP
2 11 (16.18%) CompTIA Security+
2 11 (16.18%) GIAC
2 11 (16.18%) Linux+ Certification
2 11 (16.18%) MCSE
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.18%) Network+ Certification
2 11 (16.18%) SANS
2 11 (16.18%) SSCP
3 10 (14.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Docker
1 11 (16.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) Puppet
1 11 (16.18%) Salt
2 1 (1.47%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (1.47%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Apple
2 15 (22.06%) SAP
3 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) IBM
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.47%) CA
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) Informatica
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com