Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 55 86
Rank change year-on-year -10 +31 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 64 117 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.17% 6.52% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.41% 14.46% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 61 101 47
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £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 615 809 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.07% 45.07% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 535 654 459
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +4.29%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £65,000
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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -12 31 £55,000 - 4
Cirencester - 6 £41,250 -
Gloucester 0 3 £70,000 +55.56% 1
SOAP
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 51 (79.69%) Java
2 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (68.75%) REST
4 43 (67.19%) TDD
4 43 (67.19%) Scrum
5 39 (60.94%) JIRA
6 38 (59.38%) JUnit
6 38 (59.38%) XML
7 35 (54.69%) Hibernate
7 35 (54.69%) Spring
8 34 (53.13%) Linux
8 34 (53.13%) Web Services
9 33 (51.56%) Git (software)
10 32 (50.00%) JSON
10 32 (50.00%) Spring MVC
10 32 (50.00%) Mule
10 32 (50.00%) Mule ESB
11 31 (48.44%) Finance
11 31 (48.44%) MVC
12 30 (46.88%) Tomcat
13 27 (42.19%) MongoDB
13 27 (42.19%) BDD
14 26 (40.63%) Kanban
14 26 (40.63%) Integration Testing
15 25 (39.06%) Retail
16 24 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
17 23 (35.94%) Digital Marketing
17 23 (35.94%) JPA
17 23 (35.94%) Marketing
17 23 (35.94%) Electronics

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 32 (50.00%) Mule
1 32 (50.00%) Mule ESB
2 30 (46.88%) Tomcat
3 21 (32.81%) JBoss
4 10 (15.63%) Apache
5 8 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 7 (10.94%) Confluence
7 6 (9.38%) Apache Pig
7 6 (9.38%) Drupal
7 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
8 5 (7.81%) Anypoint
8 5 (7.81%) CMS
8 5 (7.81%) GlassFish
8 5 (7.81%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (34.38%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (31.25%) SaaS
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) HTTP
2 6 (9.38%) Firewall
2 6 (9.38%) Internet
2 6 (9.38%) SSL
2 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.19%) MongoDB
2 22 (34.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 22 (34.38%) NoSQL
3 18 (28.13%) MySQL
4 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
5 9 (14.06%) Big Data
6 6 (9.38%) Apache Hive
6 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
6 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.69%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 39 (60.94%) JIRA
2 38 (59.38%) JUnit
3 33 (51.56%) Git (software)
4 22 (34.38%) IntelliJ
5 18 (28.13%) Selenium
6 17 (26.56%) SoapUI
7 14 (21.88%) Maven
8 13 (20.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (17.19%) Eclipse
10 8 (12.50%) Bitbucket
11 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
12 6 (9.38%) Ant
12 6 (9.38%) CodeSonar
12 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
12 6 (9.38%) git-flow
12 6 (9.38%) HP UFT
12 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
12 6 (9.38%) Robot Framework
13 5 (7.81%) Gradle
14 4 (6.25%) MSTest
General
1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 25 (39.06%) Retail
3 23 (35.94%) Electronics
3 23 (35.94%) Manufacturing
3 23 (35.94%) Marketing
3 23 (35.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) Developer
2 36 (56.25%) Java Developer
3 19 (29.69%) Senior Developer
3 19 (29.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (17.19%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.69%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.69%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Integration Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Test Automation Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Agile Tester
9 2 (3.13%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.13%) Integration Specialist
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (68.75%) REST
2 38 (59.38%) XML
3 35 (54.69%) Hibernate
3 35 (54.69%) Spring
4 34 (53.13%) Web Services
5 32 (50.00%) JSON
5 32 (50.00%) Spring MVC
6 23 (35.94%) JPA
7 20 (31.25%) Apache Camel
7 20 (31.25%) CSS
7 20 (31.25%) Spring Integration
8 17 (26.56%) .NET
8 17 (26.56%) HTML
9 16 (25.00%) J2EE
10 12 (18.75%) RESTful
11 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
12 10 (15.63%) jQuery
13 9 (14.06%) Java EE
13 9 (14.06%) XSLT
14 8 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (7.81%) W3C
3 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.13%) Linux
2 11 (17.19%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) Android
3 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.38%) Mac OS X
4 5 (7.81%) Unix
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (67.19%) Scrum
2 43 (67.19%) TDD
3 31 (48.44%) MVC
4 27 (42.19%) BDD
5 26 (40.63%) Integration Testing
5 26 (40.63%) Kanban
6 23 (35.94%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (35.94%) Digital Marketing
6 23 (35.94%) E-Commerce
6 23 (35.94%) Programme Management
7 18 (28.13%) Test Automation
8 15 (23.44%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 11 (17.19%) API Design
11 10 (15.63%) Multithreading
12 6 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
12 6 (9.38%) Reverse Engineering
12 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (79.69%) Java
2 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.38%) SQL
4 17 (26.56%) C#
5 15 (23.44%) C++
5 15 (23.44%) Python
6 11 (17.19%) Groovy
6 11 (17.19%) PHP
7 9 (14.06%) C
8 6 (9.38%) Jython
8 6 (9.38%) Objective-C
8 6 (9.38%) Ruby
8 6 (9.38%) VBScript
9 5 (7.81%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
9 5 (7.81%) XPath
10 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
10 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.13%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) CCNA
2 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.81%) CISSP
2 5 (7.81%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) GIAC
2 5 (7.81%) Linux+ Certification
2 5 (7.81%) MCSE
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.81%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (7.81%) SANS
2 5 (7.81%) SSCP
3 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Docker
1 6 (9.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) CA Service Virtualization
1 6 (9.38%) HP ALM
1 6 (9.38%) Puppet
1 6 (9.38%) Salt
2 3 (4.69%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) SAP
2 20 (31.25%) Apple
3 8 (12.50%) IBM
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle
4 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.38%) CA
5 6 (9.38%) HP
6 5 (7.81%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.56%) Atlassian