Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 221 187
Rank change year-on-year -33 -34 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 785 1,149 1,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.35% 1.66% 1.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 4.16% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 608 924 969
London median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.69% +2.50% +2.83%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £85,000
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 23,139 27,649 27,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.72% 40.06% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19,234 22,813 23,611
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 -40 151 £65,000 +1.96% 8
West London +6 28 £48,750 -2.50% 1
South London -29 27 £62,500 +38.89%
North London +20 8 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East London +14 5 £44,000 -16.19%
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 468 (59.62%) REST
2 421 (53.63%) Agile Software Development
3 359 (45.73%) Web Services
4 349 (44.46%) Java
5 347 (44.20%) JavaScript
6 319 (40.64%) SQL
7 296 (37.71%) HTML
8 279 (35.54%) C#
9 260 (33.12%) XML
10 243 (30.96%) CSS
11 241 (30.70%) .NET
12 220 (28.03%) JSON
13 219 (27.90%) Test Automation
14 216 (27.52%) Finance
15 204 (25.99%) SQL Server
16 199 (25.35%) TDD
17 186 (23.69%) Microservices
18 183 (23.31%) RESTful
19 168 (21.40%) Scrum
20 167 (21.27%) BDD
20 167 (21.27%) AngularJS
21 161 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
22 157 (20.00%) Selenium
23 154 (19.62%) Jenkins
24 149 (18.98%) Spring
25 137 (17.45%) Microsoft Azure
26 127 (16.18%) DevOps
27 126 (16.05%) MVC
28 123 (15.67%) Microsoft
29 118 (15.03%) Amazon AWS

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 45 (5.73%) Confluence
2 33 (4.20%) JBoss
3 27 (3.44%) BizTalk Server
4 26 (3.31%) Tomcat
5 23 (2.93%) SharePoint
6 14 (1.78%) Apache
7 13 (1.66%) Camunda
8 10 (1.27%) CMS
9 9 (1.15%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.02%) WordPress
11 7 (0.89%) Anypoint
11 7 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.89%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.76%) GeoServer
12 6 (0.76%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.64%) IIS
13 5 (0.64%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.15%) Maple
4 2 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 10 (1.27%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (1.15%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.38%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.25%) Advent Geneva
7 2 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.25%) ReMetrica
7 2 (0.25%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 1 (0.13%) Carpe Diem
8 1 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.13%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 137 (17.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (15.03%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (7.77%) SaaS
4 26 (3.31%) GitHub
4 26 (3.31%) Power Platform
5 24 (3.06%) PaaS
6 23 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (2.29%) Dynamics 365
8 17 (2.17%) IaaS
9 15 (1.91%) Azure Data Factory
9 15 (1.91%) npm
9 15 (1.91%) OpenShift
10 11 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
11 10 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (1.02%) Office 365
13 6 (0.76%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.76%) Force.com
13 6 (0.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 5 (0.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.08%) HTTP
2 18 (2.29%) HTTPS
3 17 (2.17%) SSL
4 13 (1.66%) Internet
5 12 (1.53%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.27%) LAN
6 10 (1.27%) WAN
7 4 (0.51%) FIX Connectivity
7 4 (0.51%) SMTP
8 3 (0.38%) SSH
9 2 (0.25%) DNS
9 2 (0.25%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.25%) SNMP
10 1 (0.13%) Firewall
10 1 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (25.99%) SQL Server
2 87 (11.08%) MySQL
3 61 (7.77%) MongoDB
4 60 (7.64%) Relational Database
5 58 (7.39%) PostgreSQL
6 51 (6.50%) NoSQL
7 28 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (3.44%) Azure SQL Database
8 27 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (3.31%) Hadoop
10 23 (2.93%) Big Data
11 19 (2.42%) Power BI
12 16 (2.04%) Cosmos DB
13 15 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (1.66%) CouchDB
14 13 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.66%) Neo4j
15 12 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (1.27%) InterSystems Cache
17 7 (0.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 157 (20.00%) Selenium
2 154 (19.62%) Jenkins
3 109 (13.89%) Git (software)
4 103 (13.12%) SoapUI
5 95 (12.10%) JIRA
6 85 (10.83%) Cucumber
7 73 (9.30%) WebDriver
8 68 (8.66%) Maven
9 48 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 47 (5.99%) JUnit
11 46 (5.86%) Visual Studio
12 43 (5.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 43 (5.48%) SpecFlow
13 40 (5.10%) TeamCity
14 30 (3.82%) NUnit
15 28 (3.57%) Mockito
16 26 (3.31%) JMeter
17 22 (2.80%) SonarQube
18 21 (2.68%) Calabash
19 19 (2.42%) Appium
General
1 216 (27.52%) Finance
2 68 (8.66%) Banking
3 67 (8.54%) Retail
4 55 (7.01%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.69%) Marketing
6 20 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.29%) Legal
8 15 (1.91%) Front Office
8 15 (1.91%) Games
9 14 (1.78%) Electronics
9 14 (1.78%) Law
10 13 (1.66%) Advertising
11 12 (1.53%) Financial Institution
12 9 (1.15%) French Language
12 9 (1.15%) Norwegian Language
12 9 (1.15%) Swedish Language
13 6 (0.76%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.76%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.64%) Billing
15 4 (0.51%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 433 (55.16%) Developer
2 133 (16.94%) Java Developer
3 97 (12.36%) Architect
4 92 (11.72%) Senior Developer
5 90 (11.46%) C# Developer
6 84 (10.70%) .NET Developer
7 52 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 49 (6.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 47 (5.99%) Analyst
10 41 (5.22%) Software Developer
11 37 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
12 35 (4.46%) Consultant
13 31 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
14 30 (3.82%) SQL Developer
15 29 (3.69%) Developer in Test
16 27 (3.44%) Software Engineer
17 25 (3.18%) QA Engineer
17 25 (3.18%) Salesforce Developer
18 24 (3.06%) C# Software Developer
19 22 (2.80%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 468 (59.62%) REST
2 359 (45.73%) Web Services
3 296 (37.71%) HTML
4 260 (33.12%) XML
5 243 (30.96%) CSS
6 241 (30.70%) .NET
7 220 (28.03%) JSON
8 183 (23.31%) RESTful
9 167 (21.27%) AngularJS
10 149 (18.98%) Spring
11 89 (11.34%) HTML5
12 74 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 73 (9.30%) Spring Boot
14 70 (8.92%) ASP.NET
15 66 (8.41%) jQuery
16 60 (7.64%) J2EE
17 59 (7.52%) Ajax
18 53 (6.75%) WCF
19 48 (6.11%) Apache Camel
19 48 (6.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 91 (11.59%) Fintech
2 54 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
4 34 (4.33%) Mobile App
5 32 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (3.06%) User Experience
7 21 (2.68%) Algorithms
8 14 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (1.53%) Wiki
10 11 (1.40%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.40%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.27%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.02%) PKI
13 7 (0.89%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.89%) Fixed Income
13 7 (0.89%) Reinsurance
14 6 (0.76%) CMDB
14 6 (0.76%) Internet of Things
14 6 (0.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 75 (9.55%) Linux
2 33 (4.20%) Unix
3 31 (3.95%) Windows
4 30 (3.82%) Apple iOS
5 25 (3.18%) Android
6 7 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.89%) Solaris
7 6 (0.76%) AIX
7 6 (0.76%) CentOS
7 6 (0.76%) Fedora
8 4 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (53.63%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (27.90%) Test Automation
3 199 (25.35%) TDD
4 186 (23.69%) Microservices
5 168 (21.40%) Scrum
6 167 (21.27%) BDD
7 161 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
8 127 (16.18%) DevOps
9 126 (16.05%) MVC
10 89 (11.34%) OO
11 85 (10.83%) SOA
12 84 (10.70%) SDLC
13 78 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
14 77 (9.81%) Software Engineering
15 73 (9.30%) Kanban
16 72 (9.17%) Web Development
17 71 (9.04%) Mentoring
18 61 (7.77%) Functional Testing
19 60 (7.64%) Project Management
20 59 (7.52%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 349 (44.46%) Java
2 347 (44.20%) JavaScript
3 319 (40.64%) SQL
4 279 (35.54%) C#
5 91 (11.59%) Python
6 48 (6.11%) Java 8
7 38 (4.84%) PHP
8 34 (4.33%) C++
9 31 (3.95%) Shell Script
10 28 (3.57%) C
11 27 (3.44%) Groovy
12 25 (3.18%) Apex Code
12 25 (3.18%) T-SQL
13 24 (3.06%) Ruby
14 22 (2.80%) PowerShell
15 19 (2.42%) PL/SQL
16 18 (2.29%) Scala
17 15 (1.91%) R
18 12 (1.53%) VB.NET
19 11 (1.40%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 98 (12.48%) Degree
2 36 (4.59%) ISTQB
3 35 (4.46%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.93%) ISEB
5 22 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (1.78%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.02%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.76%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.51%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.25%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.13%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.13%) OSCE
12 1 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (14.01%) QA
2 8 (1.02%) GDPR
3 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.51%) PMO
4 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.13%) PSD2
4 1 (0.13%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 75 (9.55%) Docker
2 17 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.17%) vSphere
3 13 (1.66%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.38%) Varnish
5 1 (0.13%) Firmware
5 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 55 (7.01%) Kubernetes
2 18 (2.29%) Ansible
3 15 (1.91%) Single Sign-On
4 14 (1.78%) Docker Swarm
5 10 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.51%) Terraform
8 2 (0.25%) CloudHub
8 2 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.25%) Puppet
8 2 (0.25%) SCCM
9 1 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.13%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.13%) Opsview
9 1 (0.13%) Rancher
Vendors
1 123 (15.67%) Microsoft
2 112 (14.27%) Oracle
3 37 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (3.69%) Red Hat
4 29 (3.69%) SAP
5 25 (3.18%) Google
6 17 (2.17%) VMware
7 16 (2.04%) Pega
8 14 (1.78%) MuleSoft
9 11 (1.40%) Concur
10 8 (1.02%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.02%) Jitterbit
10 8 (1.02%) Sitecore
11 7 (0.89%) Informatica
11 7 (0.89%) JD Edwards
11 7 (0.89%) ServiceNow
12 6 (0.76%) Appcelerator
13 5 (0.64%) ForgeRock
13 5 (0.64%) hybris
14 4 (0.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud