Period
to 1 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > London
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 221 267 209
Rank change year-on-year +46 -58 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 294 693 1,223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.50% 1.24% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.27% 3.19% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 238 558 980
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +13.04%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 8,979 21,747 27,917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.68% 39.03% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7,639 18,101 22,847
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £59,375 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +4.76% +5.00%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in London

SOAP
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SOAP in London.

Salary trend for SOAP in London

SOAP
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOAP in London over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SOAP in London

SOAP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the London region over the 6 months to 1 October 2020. 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
Central London +84 69 £64,250 -1.15% 14
South London +27 24 £70,000 +19.15% 2
West London +50 9 £52,500 +5.00% 9
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 186 (63.27%) REST
2 161 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (45.58%) Web Services
4 117 (39.80%) SQL
5 112 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 96 (32.65%) SQL Server
7 95 (32.31%) XML
8 94 (31.97%) JSON
9 89 (30.27%) Java
10 83 (28.23%) HTML
11 80 (27.21%) CSS
12 79 (26.87%) C#
13 77 (26.19%) AngularJS
13 77 (26.19%) Azure
14 74 (25.17%) .NET
15 73 (24.83%) Scrum
16 71 (24.15%) TDD
16 71 (24.15%) Git (software)
17 69 (23.47%) Microservices
18 64 (21.77%) Finance
19 63 (21.43%) AWS
20 59 (20.07%) Spring
21 56 (19.05%) RESTful
22 55 (18.71%) Problem-Solving
23 53 (18.03%) MVC
24 52 (17.69%) Test Automation
25 51 (17.35%) Microsoft
25 51 (17.35%) DevOps
26 49 (16.67%) Web Development
27 48 (16.33%) BDD

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 20 (6.80%) CMS
2 15 (5.10%) EPiServer
2 15 (5.10%) IIS
3 10 (3.40%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.40%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.72%) Confluence
5 5 (1.70%) GeoServer
5 5 (1.70%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.36%) JBoss
7 3 (1.02%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.02%) Mule
8 2 (0.68%) Apache
8 2 (0.68%) Drupal
8 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.68%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Fuse
8 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.34%) Jetty
9 1 (0.34%) Resin
Applications
1 17 (5.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (3.74%) Siebel CRM
2 6 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.02%) Magento
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.68%) Maximo
4 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.68%) Summit
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.34%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 77 (26.19%) Azure
2 63 (21.43%) AWS
3 22 (7.48%) Power Platform
4 20 (6.80%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (6.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 15 (5.10%) Amazon SQS
6 15 (5.10%) SaaS
7 11 (3.74%) Serverless
8 10 (3.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 8 (2.72%) Amazon Kinesis
9 8 (2.72%) GCP
10 7 (2.38%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (2.38%) Azure Functions
10 7 (2.38%) GitHub
11 5 (1.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (1.70%) Force.com
12 4 (1.36%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (1.36%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.08%) HTTP
2 7 (2.38%) HTTPS
2 7 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.04%) Skype
4 4 (1.36%) Firewall
5 3 (1.02%) AMQP
5 3 (1.02%) DNS
5 3 (1.02%) Internet
6 2 (0.68%) SSL
6 2 (0.68%) VPN
7 1 (0.34%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 42 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (8.50%) NoSQL
5 24 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (7.82%) Amazon RDS
7 21 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (6.46%) Power BI
9 19 (6.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (5.44%) OLAP
10 16 (5.44%) OLAP Cube
10 16 (5.44%) OLTP
11 15 (5.10%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 14 (4.76%) MongoDB
13 11 (3.74%) Siebel EIM
14 10 (3.40%) MySQL
14 10 (3.40%) Relational Database
15 7 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (2.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 71 (24.15%) Git (software)
2 42 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 33 (11.22%) JIRA
4 31 (10.54%) Visual Studio
5 27 (9.18%) Maven
5 27 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (8.50%) Selenium
7 22 (7.48%) JUnit
8 20 (6.80%) Cucumber
9 18 (6.12%) SoapUI
10 17 (5.78%) DbUnit
10 17 (5.78%) jMock
10 17 (5.78%) Mockito
11 16 (5.44%) SonarQube
12 14 (4.76%) TeamCity
13 10 (3.40%) Subversion
13 10 (3.40%) Visual Studio Code
14 7 (2.38%) Postman
14 7 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 6 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 64 (21.77%) Finance
2 33 (11.22%) Marketing
3 12 (4.08%) Law
4 11 (3.74%) Banking
5 10 (3.40%) Public Sector
6 6 (2.04%) Retail
7 4 (1.36%) Legal
8 3 (1.02%) Advertising
8 3 (1.02%) Publishing
9 2 (0.68%) French Language
9 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.68%) Police
10 1 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 167 (56.80%) Developer
2 44 (14.97%) .NET Developer
3 43 (14.63%) C# Developer
4 35 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 28 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 26 (8.84%) Angular Developer
8 25 (8.50%) Consultant
9 24 (8.16%) SQL Developer
10 23 (7.82%) Salesforce Developer
11 20 (6.80%) Web Developer
12 19 (6.46%) Azure Developer
13 18 (6.12%) Architect
14 17 (5.78%) .NET Web Developer
14 17 (5.78%) C# Web Developer
15 16 (5.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 16 (5.44%) Excel Developer
15 16 (5.44%) OLAP Developer
15 16 (5.44%) SQL BI Developer
15 16 (5.44%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (63.27%) REST
2 134 (45.58%) Web Services
3 95 (32.31%) XML
4 94 (31.97%) JSON
5 83 (28.23%) HTML
6 80 (27.21%) CSS
7 77 (26.19%) AngularJS
8 74 (25.17%) .NET
9 59 (20.07%) Spring
10 56 (19.05%) RESTful
11 45 (15.31%) ASP.NET
12 43 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
13 33 (11.22%) jQuery
14 29 (9.86%) XSL
15 28 (9.52%) HTML5
16 27 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (9.18%) Hibernate
17 25 (8.50%) Angular 2
17 25 (8.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 24 (8.16%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.10%) Marketing Technology
3 11 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.40%) User Experience
5 7 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.36%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.36%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.02%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.02%) Wiki
9 2 (0.68%) Blog
9 2 (0.68%) CMDB
9 2 (0.68%) iSeries
9 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.68%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.34%) Derivative
10 1 (0.34%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.48%) Linux
2 13 (4.42%) Windows
3 11 (3.74%) Unix
4 5 (1.70%) CentOS
4 5 (1.70%) Fedora
5 4 (1.36%) AIX
6 3 (1.02%) Android
7 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (24.83%) Scrum
3 71 (24.15%) TDD
4 69 (23.47%) Microservices
5 55 (18.71%) Problem-Solving
6 53 (18.03%) MVC
7 52 (17.69%) Test Automation
8 51 (17.35%) DevOps
9 49 (16.67%) Web Development
10 48 (16.33%) BDD
11 42 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (12.93%) Data Modelling
13 25 (8.50%) Change Control
14 24 (8.16%) Migration
14 24 (8.16%) Open Source
15 23 (7.82%) Analytics
15 23 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (6.80%) Data Integration
17 20 (6.80%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 117 (39.80%) SQL
2 112 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 89 (30.27%) Java
4 79 (26.87%) C#
5 38 (12.93%) Python
6 34 (11.56%) Apex Code
7 17 (5.78%) T-SQL
8 14 (4.76%) C++
8 14 (4.76%) Java 8
8 14 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.74%) TypeScript
10 9 (3.06%) Groovy
10 9 (3.06%) SOQL
11 6 (2.04%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.70%) C
12 5 (1.70%) PHP
13 4 (1.36%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.02%) XPath
15 2 (0.68%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 27 (9.18%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.50%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.12%) Degree
4 5 (1.70%) ISEB
4 5 (1.70%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.34%) CEH
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) GWAPT
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.34%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.20%) QA
2 12 (4.08%) GDPR
3 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.68%) ISO 20022
4 2 (0.68%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.34%) NCSC
5 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (10.20%) Docker
2 11 (3.74%) Postfix
3 5 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.70%) vSphere
4 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (8.84%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.04%) Grafana
4 5 (1.70%) Ansible
4 5 (1.70%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.02%) Mesos
5 3 (1.02%) Puppet
6 2 (0.68%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.68%) Rancher
7 1 (0.34%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.34%) Control-M
7 1 (0.34%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.34%) Kibana
7 1 (0.34%) Terraform
7 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.59%) Salesforce.com
3 34 (11.56%) Oracle
4 18 (6.12%) Pardot
5 16 (5.44%) MuleSoft
6 14 (4.76%) Atlassian
7 12 (4.08%) IBM
8 11 (3.74%) Siebel
9 9 (3.06%) Google
9 9 (3.06%) SAP
10 7 (2.38%) ServiceNow
10 7 (2.38%) Sun
10 7 (2.38%) Tealium
11 6 (2.04%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.70%) Demandware
12 5 (1.70%) HP
12 5 (1.70%) VMware
13 3 (1.02%) ATG
13 3 (1.02%) hybris
13 3 (1.02%) Solace