Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 70 71
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 112 102 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.54% 4.51% 3.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 13.01% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 93 95 75
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +50.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,500 £67,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 616 784 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 41.48% 34.66% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 527 656 670
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,875 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +5 46 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Cirencester - 17 £42,500 -
Gloucester +25 1 £57,500 +27.78%
SOAP
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 102 (91.07%) Java
2 100 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (89.29%) REST
3 98 (87.50%) JIRA
4 96 (85.71%) TDD
5 94 (83.93%) XML
5 94 (83.93%) BDD
6 89 (79.46%) Scrum
7 85 (75.89%) JUnit
8 81 (72.32%) Linux
8 81 (72.32%) Tomcat
8 81 (72.32%) Spring
9 80 (71.43%) Mule ESB
10 79 (70.54%) Hibernate
11 78 (69.64%) JSON
11 78 (69.64%) Mule
11 78 (69.64%) Git (software)
12 72 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
13 71 (63.39%) Kanban
13 71 (63.39%) MongoDB
14 67 (59.82%) Spring MVC
15 66 (58.93%) Finance
16 65 (58.04%) MVC
17 64 (57.14%) Integration Testing
18 63 (56.25%) JPA
18 63 (56.25%) SaaS
18 63 (56.25%) Spring Integration
18 63 (56.25%) Apache Camel
18 63 (56.25%) Apple
19 59 (52.68%) Web Services

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 81 (72.32%) Tomcat
2 80 (71.43%) Mule ESB
3 78 (69.64%) Mule
4 53 (47.32%) JBoss
5 28 (25.00%) Apache
6 20 (17.86%) Confluence
7 18 (16.07%) WebSphere
8 17 (15.18%) Anypoint
9 13 (11.61%) WebLogic
10 12 (10.71%) GlassFish
11 11 (9.82%) IIS
12 4 (3.57%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 72 (64.29%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (56.25%) SaaS
3 53 (47.32%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) HTTP
2 4 (3.57%) Firewall
2 4 (3.57%) SSH
2 4 (3.57%) SSL
2 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (63.39%) MongoDB
2 57 (50.89%) NoSQL
3 53 (47.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 18 (16.07%) MySQL
5 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
6 13 (11.61%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.46%) Big Data
8 4 (3.57%) Apache Hive
8 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 98 (87.50%) JIRA
2 85 (75.89%) JUnit
3 78 (69.64%) Git (software)
4 53 (47.32%) IntelliJ
5 31 (27.68%) SoapUI
6 29 (25.89%) Eclipse
7 28 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 28 (25.00%) Maven
8 26 (23.21%) Cucumber
9 18 (16.07%) Selenium
10 16 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 12 (10.71%) Ant
11 12 (10.71%) Gradle
11 12 (10.71%) HP UFT
11 12 (10.71%) Visual Studio
12 8 (7.14%) Bitbucket
13 4 (3.57%) Robot Framework
13 4 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (3.57%) Vagrant
13 4 (3.57%) Zephyr
General
1 66 (58.93%) Finance
2 58 (51.79%) Electronics
2 58 (51.79%) Manufacturing
2 58 (51.79%) Marketing
2 58 (51.79%) Telecoms
3 52 (46.43%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (54.46%) Developer
2 55 (49.11%) Java Developer
3 27 (24.11%) Senior Developer
4 24 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (16.96%) Software Engineer
6 12 (10.71%) Test Automation Manager
6 12 (10.71%) Test Manager
7 10 (8.93%) Development Team Leader
7 10 (8.93%) Software Development Team Leader
7 10 (8.93%) Software Team Leader
7 10 (8.93%) Team Leader
8 8 (7.14%) Java Development Team Leader
8 8 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
9 6 (5.36%) Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.68%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (89.29%) REST
2 94 (83.93%) XML
3 81 (72.32%) Spring
4 79 (70.54%) Hibernate
5 78 (69.64%) JSON
6 67 (59.82%) Spring MVC
7 63 (56.25%) Apache Camel
7 63 (56.25%) JPA
7 63 (56.25%) Spring Integration
8 59 (52.68%) Web Services
9 28 (25.00%) J2EE
10 18 (16.07%) .NET
11 16 (14.29%) Gherkin
12 14 (12.50%) CSS
12 14 (12.50%) HTML
13 13 (11.61%) jQuery
13 13 (11.61%) XSD
14 12 (10.71%) XSLT
15 10 (8.93%) JMS
15 10 (8.93%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.89%) Animation
3 1 (0.89%) iPhone
3 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 81 (72.32%) Linux
2 16 (14.29%) Windows
3 11 (9.82%) Unix
3 11 (9.82%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.46%) Android
5 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.89%) AIX
6 1 (0.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (85.71%) TDD
3 94 (83.93%) BDD
4 89 (79.46%) Scrum
5 71 (63.39%) Kanban
6 65 (58.04%) MVC
7 64 (57.14%) Integration Testing
8 58 (51.79%) Business Intelligence
8 58 (51.79%) Digital Marketing
8 58 (51.79%) Programme Management
9 52 (46.43%) E-Commerce
10 36 (32.14%) Test Automation
11 21 (18.75%) Software Engineering
12 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (12.50%) API Design
14 13 (11.61%) User Stories
15 12 (10.71%) Waterfall
16 11 (9.82%) Software Delivery
16 11 (9.82%) Software Testing
17 10 (8.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (91.07%) Java
2 31 (27.68%) SQL
3 24 (21.43%) Groovy
4 19 (16.96%) C#
5 17 (15.18%) C++
5 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
5 17 (15.18%) Python
6 16 (14.29%) Ruby
6 16 (14.29%) XPath
7 12 (10.71%) VBScript
8 11 (9.82%) Jython
9 5 (4.46%) C
10 4 (3.57%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.57%) PHP
11 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (8.93%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.57%) ISEB
5 3 (2.68%) CCNA
5 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.68%) CISSP
5 3 (2.68%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (2.68%) GIAC
5 3 (2.68%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (2.68%) MCSE
5 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.68%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (2.68%) SANS
5 3 (2.68%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (2.68%) SSCP
6 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (7.14%) Docker
2 4 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.71%) CA Service Virtualization
2 10 (8.93%) CloudHub
3 4 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.57%) Puppet
3 4 (3.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 63 (56.25%) Apple
2 58 (51.79%) SAP
3 19 (16.96%) Oracle
4 18 (16.07%) IBM
5 16 (14.29%) HP
6 12 (10.71%) CA
7 10 (8.93%) Atlassian
7 10 (8.93%) MuleSoft
8 9 (8.04%) Microsoft