The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 25 28 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.48% 8.45% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 15.23% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 31 6
Median salary £57,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £41,250
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 Ipswich with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 48 243 194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 35.56% 55.48% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 44 218 168
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 Ipswich

SOAP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Ipswich

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

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

Salary histogram for SOAP in Ipswich

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

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 Ipswich region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 11 (91.67%) REST
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 9 (75.00%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) Java EE
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) TDD
7 4 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (33.33%) Unix
7 4 (33.33%) J2EE
8 3 (25.00%) C#
8 3 (25.00%) SOA
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
9 2 (16.67%) SDLC
9 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
9 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (16.67%) Ajax
9 2 (16.67%) jQuery
9 2 (16.67%) Groovy
9 2 (16.67%) Scala
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (16.67%) Web Development
9 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 2 (16.67%) MVC
9 2 (16.67%) CA
9 2 (16.67%) .NET
9 2 (16.67%) Tomcat

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) JMeter
1 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) REST
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) Java EE
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
5 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) DataPower
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Groovy
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) iptables
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) CA