The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 97 95 91
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 43 63 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.99% 2.48% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.28% 8.57% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 39
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,250 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 814 735 866
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 37.74% 28.93% 37.73%
Number of salaries quoted 699 596 708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Hertfordshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Hertfordshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Watford 0 12 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Hatfield +12 6 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Cheshunt - 2 £40,000 -
Stevenage +2 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £30,000 -28.14%
Harpenden -11 1 £42,500 -26.08%
Berkhamsted - 1 £27,500 -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 97 (74.05%) XML
2 88 (67.18%) Web Services
3 70 (53.44%) Oracle
4 67 (51.15%) SQL
5 65 (49.62%) SOA
6 58 (44.27%) REST
7 54 (41.22%) Unix
8 52 (39.69%) Java
8 52 (39.69%) WebLogic
9 43 (32.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 42 (32.06%) Oracle Fusion
10 42 (32.06%) Oracle Service Bus
10 42 (32.06%) Oracle Database
11 36 (27.48%) Performance Tuning
12 35 (26.72%) XSD
12 35 (26.72%) HTML
12 35 (26.72%) Middleware
12 35 (26.72%) Oracle Database 11g
13 34 (25.95%) JavaScript
14 33 (25.19%) Finance
15 31 (23.66%) BPEL
15 31 (23.66%) WSDL
16 30 (22.90%) Advertising
17 29 (22.14%) Oracle Database 12c
17 29 (22.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
18 28 (21.37%) XSLT
18 28 (21.37%) OO
19 27 (20.61%) Linux
19 27 (20.61%) SQL Server
20 25 (19.08%) .NET

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 52 (39.69%) WebLogic
2 43 (32.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 42 (32.06%) Oracle Service Bus
4 20 (15.27%) WebSphere
5 11 (8.40%) JBoss
6 6 (4.58%) Apache
7 5 (3.82%) CMS
7 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (3.05%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.76%) IIS
10 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (4.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.82%) Magento
3 2 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.53%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.76%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) GitHub
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.03%) HTTP
2 20 (15.27%) SSL
3 5 (3.82%) DNS
4 4 (3.05%) Internet
5 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.53%) AMQP
6 2 (1.53%) Firewall
7 1 (0.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.06%) Oracle Database
2 35 (26.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 29 (22.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 27 (20.61%) SQL Server
5 16 (12.21%) MySQL
6 15 (11.45%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (10.69%) Relational Database
8 11 (8.40%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.58%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (3.05%) Jackrabbit
11 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.05%) OLTP
11 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
12 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Subversion
2 8 (6.11%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.34%) Eclipse
3 7 (5.34%) JUnit
4 5 (3.82%) JIRA
4 5 (3.82%) Maven
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.05%) Log4j
5 4 (3.05%) Mockito
5 4 (3.05%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (3.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.29%) Selenium
6 3 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.53%) Appium
7 2 (1.53%) JMeter
7 2 (1.53%) TestRail
7 2 (1.53%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (25.19%) Finance
2 30 (22.90%) Advertising
3 3 (2.29%) Games
4 2 (1.53%) Front Office
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (67.94%) Developer
2 32 (24.43%) Oracle Developer
3 27 (20.61%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 27 (20.61%) SOA Developer
4 22 (16.79%) Analyst
5 21 (16.03%) Senior Developer
6 20 (15.27%) Lead Developer
6 20 (15.27%) Systems Analyst
7 19 (14.50%) SAP Developer
7 19 (14.50%) SAP PI Developer
8 17 (12.98%) .NET Developer
9 15 (11.45%) C# Developer
10 14 (10.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (10.69%) Integration Developer
11 13 (9.92%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 11 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 11 (8.40%) SOA Analyst
12 11 (8.40%) SQL Analyst
12 11 (8.40%) Unix Analyst
12 11 (8.40%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (74.05%) XML
2 88 (67.18%) Web Services
3 58 (44.27%) REST
4 42 (32.06%) Oracle Fusion
5 35 (26.72%) HTML
5 35 (26.72%) Middleware
5 35 (26.72%) XSD
6 31 (23.66%) WSDL
7 28 (21.37%) XSLT
8 25 (19.08%) .NET
9 24 (18.32%) JDBC
9 24 (18.32%) JMS
10 22 (16.79%) CSS
11 21 (16.03%) EDIFACT
11 21 (16.03%) SAP PI
12 20 (15.27%) UDDI
13 19 (14.50%) EDI
13 19 (14.50%) JSON
14 17 (12.98%) jQuery
15 14 (10.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.82%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.29%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.53%) DataPower
4 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) Social Media
5 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (41.22%) Unix
2 27 (20.61%) Linux
3 15 (11.45%) Solaris
4 6 (4.58%) Windows
5 4 (3.05%) HPUX
6 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.53%) AIX
7 2 (1.53%) Android
7 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (49.62%) SOA
2 36 (27.48%) Performance Tuning
3 31 (23.66%) BPEL
4 29 (22.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 28 (21.37%) OO
6 23 (17.56%) ITIL
7 22 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (16.79%) MVC
8 20 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (15.27%) OOD
8 20 (15.27%) UML
9 19 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (13.74%) Migration
11 17 (12.98%) DevOps
11 17 (12.98%) TDD
12 15 (11.45%) SDLC
13 12 (9.16%) Data Integration
14 11 (8.40%) Load Balancing
14 11 (8.40%) Wealth Management
15 9 (6.87%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 67 (51.15%) SQL
2 52 (39.69%) Java
3 34 (25.95%) JavaScript
4 25 (19.08%) C#
5 24 (18.32%) PL/SQL
6 21 (16.03%) XQuery
7 20 (15.27%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.82%) PHP
9 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.29%) Python
10 3 (2.29%) VB
10 3 (2.29%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.53%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.53%) VBA
11 2 (1.53%) XPath
12 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.76%) VB6
12 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) ISEB
2 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.53%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.76%) MOM
Vendors
1 70 (53.44%) Oracle
2 23 (17.56%) SAP
3 20 (15.27%) Microsoft
4 17 (12.98%) IBM
5 6 (4.58%) Blue Martini
6 4 (3.05%) ATG
6 4 (3.05%) Talend
7 2 (1.53%) BMC
7 2 (1.53%) Cognos
7 2 (1.53%) Remedy
7 2 (1.53%) Sybase
8 1 (0.76%) Apple
8 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.76%) Citrix
8 1 (0.76%) ESRI
8 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.76%) VMware
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago