Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 90 102
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 +33
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 141 141 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.20% 3.15% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.74% 8.92% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 119 103 141
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1821 1581 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 41.35% 35.33% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1411 1629
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Watford +27 84 £55,000 +4.76%
Hatfield -2 17 £62,500 -
Hertford +3 8 £56,250 +12.50%
Stevenage -5 8 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -4 5 £60,000 +118.18%
Letchworth - 3 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 £27,500 -60.71% 1
Cheshunt - 1 £45,000 -
SOAP
East of England

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

1 103 (73.05%) Web Services
2 94 (66.67%) REST
3 78 (55.32%) .NET
4 58 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (40.43%) C#
6 56 (39.72%) XML
7 54 (38.30%) SQL
8 51 (36.17%) Java
9 45 (31.91%) MongoDB
10 44 (31.21%) JavaScript
10 44 (31.21%) HTML
11 40 (28.37%) Amazon AWS
12 39 (27.66%) SOA
13 36 (25.53%) Unix
13 36 (25.53%) MVC
14 34 (24.11%) OO
15 33 (23.40%) SQL Server
15 33 (23.40%) IBM
15 33 (23.40%) Dependency Injection
16 30 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
16 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
17 28 (19.86%) NoSQL
17 28 (19.86%) T-SQL
18 26 (18.44%) Unit Testing
19 25 (17.73%) OOP
20 23 (16.31%) Git (software)
21 22 (15.60%) Middleware
21 22 (15.60%) SQL Server 2012
21 22 (15.60%) SQL Server 2014
22 21 (14.89%) ETL

SOAP
Co-occurring 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 17 (12.06%) WebSphere
2 15 (10.64%) WebLogic
3 14 (9.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (9.22%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (3.55%) IIS
6 4 (2.84%) Apache
7 3 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (2.13%) CMS
7 3 (2.13%) MQSeries
7 3 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.42%) JBoss
9 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.84%) SAP SRM
3 2 (1.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (28.37%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.48%) Firewall
2 16 (11.35%) DNS
3 7 (4.96%) HTTP
4 6 (4.26%) FTP
5 5 (3.55%) SSL
6 3 (2.13%) Internet
7 2 (1.42%) TETRA
7 2 (1.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (31.91%) MongoDB
2 33 (23.40%) SQL Server
3 28 (19.86%) NoSQL
4 22 (15.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (15.60%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (12.06%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (12.06%) MS Access
5 17 (12.06%) Power BI
5 17 (12.06%) SQL Server 2016
5 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (10.64%) SAP Data Services
7 13 (9.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (7.09%) SAP BW
9 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.84%) MarkLogic
11 3 (2.13%) DB2
11 3 (2.13%) Jackrabbit
11 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (16.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (9.93%) Subversion
4 13 (9.22%) JIRA
4 13 (9.22%) Selenium
4 13 (9.22%) WebDriver
5 10 (7.09%) SoapUI
6 9 (6.38%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.96%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (3.55%) FxCop
8 5 (3.55%) Moq
8 5 (3.55%) ReSharper
8 5 (3.55%) StyleCop
9 4 (2.84%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (2.13%) Ant
10 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.13%) JUnit
10 3 (2.13%) Log4j
10 3 (2.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 16 (11.35%) Retail
2 11 (7.80%) Advertising
2 11 (7.80%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Games
4 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (49.65%) Developer
2 36 (25.53%) .NET Developer
3 33 (23.40%) C# Developer
4 29 (20.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (19.86%) Analyst
6 19 (13.48%) Systems Analyst
7 17 (12.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 15 (10.64%) SQL Analyst
9 14 (9.93%) SOA Analyst
9 14 (9.93%) Unix Analyst
9 14 (9.93%) XML Analyst
10 11 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 11 (7.80%) Azure Developer
10 11 (7.80%) DBA
10 11 (7.80%) Oracle DBA
10 11 (7.80%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (7.80%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 11 (7.80%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (7.80%) Senior Developer
11 10 (7.09%) SOA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (73.05%) Web Services
2 94 (66.67%) REST
3 78 (55.32%) .NET
4 56 (39.72%) XML
5 44 (31.21%) HTML
6 22 (15.60%) Middleware
7 19 (13.48%) WCF
7 19 (13.48%) XSLT
8 17 (12.06%) MDX
9 16 (11.35%) CSS
10 15 (10.64%) JSON
11 14 (9.93%) jQuery
12 12 (8.51%) Oracle Fusion
12 12 (8.51%) XML Messaging
13 11 (7.80%) WPF
14 10 (7.09%) XHTML
15 9 (6.38%) JDBC
16 8 (5.67%) XSD
17 7 (4.96%) .NET Framework
17 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.80%) User Experience
3 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.84%) EPoS
5 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.84%) Smartphone
5 4 (2.84%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.42%) Fintech
7 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.53%) Unix
2 20 (14.18%) Linux
3 15 (10.64%) Solaris
4 3 (2.13%) Android
4 3 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.13%) HPUX
5 2 (1.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.66%) SOA
3 36 (25.53%) MVC
4 34 (24.11%) OO
5 33 (23.40%) Dependency Injection
6 30 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (18.44%) Unit Testing
8 25 (17.73%) OOP
9 21 (14.89%) ETL
10 18 (12.77%) OOD
11 17 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (12.06%) Data Modelling
11 17 (12.06%) Database Tuning
11 17 (12.06%) ETL Development
11 17 (12.06%) Inmon Methodology
11 17 (12.06%) Kimball Methodology
11 17 (12.06%) UML
12 16 (11.35%) BDD
12 16 (11.35%) DevOps
13 14 (9.93%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (40.43%) C#
2 54 (38.30%) SQL
3 51 (36.17%) Java
4 44 (31.21%) JavaScript
5 28 (19.86%) T-SQL
6 20 (14.18%) PowerShell
6 20 (14.18%) Shell Script
7 17 (12.06%) VBA
8 12 (8.51%) PL/SQL
9 10 (7.09%) XPath
9 10 (7.09%) XQuery
10 7 (4.96%) C
10 7 (4.96%) C++
11 6 (4.26%) Perl
12 5 (3.55%) VBScript
13 4 (2.84%) Python
13 4 (2.84%) SPARQL
13 4 (2.84%) VB
14 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (11.35%) Degree
2 5 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.13%) CISSP
4 2 (1.42%) ISEB
4 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.71%) MBA
5 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.71%) PMP
5 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.64%) SLA
2 7 (4.96%) QA
3 6 (4.26%) RosettaNet
4 4 (2.84%) DICOM
4 4 (2.84%) HL7
5 3 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (23.40%) IBM
2 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 20 (14.18%) Oracle
4 18 (12.77%) SAP
5 17 (12.06%) Cognos
6 5 (3.55%) Atlassian
6 5 (3.55%) Remedy
7 4 (2.84%) Talend
8 3 (2.13%) ATG
8 3 (2.13%) Blue Martini
8 3 (2.13%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.42%) Demandware
9 2 (1.42%) hybris
10 1 (0.71%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.71%) Splunk
10 1 (0.71%) Veracode
10 1 (0.71%) Xamarin