Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 182 179
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1350 1418 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.80% 1.87% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.61% 4.65% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1190 1382
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,800 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 29265 30492 33546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.00% 40.22% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23855 26858 28770
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in London

SOAP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SOAP in London

SOAP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Central London -48 201 £60,000 +4.35% 20
South London +70 119 £48,000 -20.00% 7
West London -29 54 £51,250 -4.65% 13
North London +30 30 £55,000 +37.50% 1
East London +14 26 £62,500 -10.71% 1
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 839 (62.15%) REST
2 749 (55.48%) Web Services
3 731 (54.15%) Agile Software Development
4 633 (46.89%) Java
5 533 (39.48%) JavaScript
6 496 (36.74%) SQL
7 472 (34.96%) XML
8 429 (31.78%) HTML
9 365 (27.04%) JSON
10 345 (25.56%) Spring
11 343 (25.41%) CSS
12 328 (24.30%) Finance
13 318 (23.56%) TDD
14 313 (23.19%) SQL Server
15 311 (23.04%) C#
16 305 (22.59%) .NET
17 295 (21.85%) Scrum
18 265 (19.63%) Git (software)
19 244 (18.07%) RESTful
20 240 (17.78%) QA
21 239 (17.70%) Maven
21 239 (17.70%) Oracle
22 232 (17.19%) Banking
23 222 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
24 219 (16.22%) AngularJS
25 218 (16.15%) Unix
26 214 (15.85%) OO
27 210 (15.56%) Test Automation
28 208 (15.41%) BDD
29 206 (15.26%) MVC

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
1 179 (13.26%) Tomcat
2 178 (13.19%) Apache
3 94 (6.96%) Drupal
4 79 (5.85%) JBoss
5 71 (5.26%) IIS
6 49 (3.63%) SharePoint
7 47 (3.48%) WebSphere
8 29 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 28 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
10 27 (2.00%) CMS
10 27 (2.00%) nginx
11 19 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (1.26%) Confluence
13 16 (1.19%) Mule
13 16 (1.19%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.89%) MQSeries
15 11 (0.81%) Apache Spark
15 11 (0.81%) Documentum
16 10 (0.74%) Anypoint
16 10 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 22 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.37%) FrameMaker
5 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.074%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.074%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 28 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
4 11 (0.81%) Magento
4 11 (0.81%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.52%) Workday HCM
6 6 (0.44%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.37%) MetaTrader
8 4 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.074%) OpenText MBPM
10 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.074%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.074%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.074%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.074%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.074%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 159 (11.78%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (7.48%) GitHub
4 54 (4.00%) SaaS
5 26 (1.93%) npm
6 24 (1.78%) Serverless
7 19 (1.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 18 (1.33%) BrowserStack
9 17 (1.26%) Force.com
10 16 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
10 16 (1.19%) PaaS
11 15 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 14 (1.04%) IaaS
13 12 (0.89%) Amazon S3
14 11 (0.81%) Sauce Labs
15 10 (0.74%) CloudFront
16 9 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
17 8 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
17 8 (0.59%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.63%) HTTP
2 65 (4.81%) LDAP
3 48 (3.56%) Internet
4 37 (2.74%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.11%) SNMP
6 12 (0.89%) DNS
6 12 (0.89%) Firewall
6 12 (0.89%) IMAP
6 12 (0.89%) SMTP
6 12 (0.89%) SSL
6 12 (0.89%) VoIP
7 11 (0.81%) AMQP
7 11 (0.81%) HTTPS
8 10 (0.74%) RFID
9 8 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (0.59%) LAN
9 8 (0.59%) VSAT
9 8 (0.59%) WAN
10 6 (0.44%) FTP
11 4 (0.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 176 (13.04%) MySQL
3 151 (11.19%) NoSQL
4 114 (8.44%) Relational Database
5 76 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 70 (5.19%) MongoDB
7 65 (4.81%) Redis
8 58 (4.30%) Big Data
9 51 (3.78%) Neo4j
10 37 (2.74%) Hadoop
11 36 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
12 33 (2.44%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
14 16 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (0.96%) OLAP
15 13 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
17 11 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 265 (19.63%) Git (software)
2 239 (17.70%) Maven
3 195 (14.44%) JUnit
4 154 (11.41%) JIRA
5 145 (10.74%) Selenium
6 138 (10.22%) Jenkins
7 132 (9.78%) Subversion
8 111 (8.22%) SoapUI
9 85 (6.30%) Cucumber
10 73 (5.41%) TeamCity
11 66 (4.89%) Ant
12 58 (4.30%) jMock
13 55 (4.07%) Mercurial
14 54 (4.00%) Visual Studio
15 52 (3.85%) Hudson
16 42 (3.11%) EasyMock
16 42 (3.11%) Grunt
17 41 (3.04%) WebDriver
18 40 (2.96%) Eclipse
18 40 (2.96%) IntelliJ
General
1 328 (24.30%) Finance
2 232 (17.19%) Banking
3 109 (8.07%) Investment Banking
4 89 (6.59%) Retail
4 89 (6.59%) Retail Banking
5 59 (4.37%) Marketing
6 46 (3.41%) Games
7 35 (2.59%) Legal
8 33 (2.44%) Front Office
9 31 (2.30%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.41%) Advertising
11 17 (1.26%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.89%) Back Office
13 11 (0.81%) Retail Finance
14 10 (0.74%) Law
15 8 (0.59%) French Language
16 7 (0.52%) Publishing
17 6 (0.44%) German Language
18 5 (0.37%) Prime Brokerage
19 3 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 694 (51.41%) Developer
2 223 (16.52%) Java Developer
3 145 (10.74%) Architect
4 142 (10.52%) .NET Developer
5 139 (10.30%) Senior Developer
6 127 (9.41%) Analyst
7 96 (7.11%) C# Developer
8 89 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 80 (5.93%) Software Developer
10 76 (5.63%) Test Analyst
11 75 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
12 66 (4.89%) E-Commerce Developer
13 64 (4.74%) ASP.NET Developer
14 59 (4.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 59 (4.37%) Java Engineer
15 52 (3.85%) PHP Developer
16 50 (3.70%) Consultant
16 50 (3.70%) Java E-Commerce Developer
17 49 (3.63%) Software Engineer
18 48 (3.56%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 839 (62.15%) REST
2 749 (55.48%) Web Services
3 472 (34.96%) XML
4 429 (31.78%) HTML
5 365 (27.04%) JSON
6 345 (25.56%) Spring
7 343 (25.41%) CSS
8 305 (22.59%) .NET
9 244 (18.07%) RESTful
10 219 (16.22%) AngularJS
11 186 (13.78%) Hibernate
12 155 (11.48%) ASP.NET
13 152 (11.26%) Node.js
14 151 (11.19%) jQuery
15 129 (9.56%) J2EE
16 126 (9.33%) HTML5
17 107 (7.93%) WCF
18 88 (6.52%) Ajax
19 86 (6.37%) .NET Framework
20 78 (5.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 172 (12.74%) Computer Science
2 105 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (7.41%) Fintech
4 92 (6.81%) User Experience
5 74 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
6 70 (5.19%) Algorithms
7 63 (4.67%) Mobile App
8 61 (4.52%) Data Structures
9 51 (3.78%) Linux Command Line
10 44 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
11 27 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 24 (1.78%) Fixed Income
13 19 (1.41%) Hedge funds
14 17 (1.26%) CMDB
14 17 (1.26%) Data Centre
14 17 (1.26%) N-Tier
15 14 (1.04%) Management Information System
16 12 (0.89%) Virtual Team
16 12 (0.89%) W3C
17 10 (0.74%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 218 (16.15%) Unix
2 195 (14.44%) Linux
3 161 (11.93%) Windows
4 55 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 45 (3.33%) Android
6 25 (1.85%) Solaris
7 21 (1.56%) CentOS
8 19 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (1.33%) HPUX
10 17 (1.26%) Windows Server
11 16 (1.19%) Windows 10
11 16 (1.19%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.52%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.22%) AIX
15 3 (0.22%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.15%) Fedora
16 2 (0.15%) SUSE
17 1 (0.074%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (54.15%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (23.56%) TDD
3 295 (21.85%) Scrum
4 222 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
5 214 (15.85%) OO
6 210 (15.56%) Test Automation
7 208 (15.41%) BDD
8 206 (15.26%) MVC
9 189 (14.00%) SDLC
10 178 (13.19%) DevOps
11 176 (13.04%) SOA
12 161 (11.93%) E-Commerce
13 150 (11.11%) Software Engineering
14 136 (10.07%) Microservices
15 130 (9.63%) Unit Testing
16 122 (9.04%) Asset Management
17 121 (8.96%) Front End Development
18 103 (7.63%) Web Development
19 100 (7.41%) Kanban
19 100 (7.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 633 (46.89%) Java
2 533 (39.48%) JavaScript
3 496 (36.74%) SQL
4 311 (23.04%) C#
5 149 (11.04%) PHP
6 129 (9.56%) Python
7 112 (8.30%) Groovy
8 82 (6.07%) Shell Script
9 74 (5.48%) PL/SQL
10 71 (5.26%) Ruby
11 68 (5.04%) T-SQL
12 54 (4.00%) Apex Code
13 47 (3.48%) C++
14 44 (3.26%) Perl
15 43 (3.19%) PowerShell
16 38 (2.81%) C
17 31 (2.30%) Bash Shell
18 30 (2.22%) Scala
19 27 (2.00%) Objective-C
20 23 (1.70%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 165 (12.22%) Degree
2 46 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (3.19%) ISEB
4 33 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 27 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.04%) Master's Degree
8 13 (0.96%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.67%) MCSA
11 8 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 7 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.52%) MBA
13 3 (0.22%) CCNA
13 3 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.22%) CISSP
13 3 (0.22%) GIAC
13 3 (0.22%) Linux+ Certification
13 3 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (0.22%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (17.78%) QA
2 18 (1.33%) SLA
3 15 (1.11%) ISO 20022
3 15 (1.11%) ISO 8583
4 13 (0.96%) WAI
5 11 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.59%) SEPA
7 6 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.44%) RosettaNet
8 3 (0.22%) EMIR
9 1 (0.074%) WCAG
System Software
1 54 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 46 (3.41%) Docker
3 18 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.59%) Apache Flume
5 7 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.37%) Varnish
6 5 (0.37%) vSphere
7 4 (0.30%) GridGain
7 4 (0.30%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.074%) NDS
9 1 (0.074%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.074%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 41 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (2.89%) Puppet
3 36 (2.67%) Ansible
4 19 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (1.19%) Kibana
6 12 (0.89%) Kubernetes
6 12 (0.89%) logstash
6 12 (0.89%) Opsview
7 9 (0.67%) Nagios
8 8 (0.59%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 7 (0.52%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.30%) Control-M
10 4 (0.30%) Perfmon
11 3 (0.22%) CloudHub
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.22%) Salt
11 3 (0.22%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.074%) MOM
12 1 (0.074%) Oozie
12 1 (0.074%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 239 (17.70%) Oracle
2 178 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 86 (6.37%) Salesforce.com
4 57 (4.22%) Sybase
5 48 (3.56%) IBM
6 47 (3.48%) Google
7 42 (3.11%) CA Agile Central
8 41 (3.04%) Perforce
9 38 (2.81%) ServiceNow
10 28 (2.07%) Siebel
11 26 (1.93%) TIBCO
11 26 (1.93%) VMware
12 24 (1.78%) SAP
12 24 (1.78%) Splunk
13 23 (1.70%) Informatica
13 23 (1.70%) Pega
13 23 (1.70%) Remedy
14 22 (1.63%) MuleSoft
15 19 (1.41%) EMC
16 18 (1.33%) AppDynamics