Period
to

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 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 389 278 235
Rank change year-on-year -111 -43 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 654 396 582
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.93% 1.15% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 2.60% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 328 293 452
10th Percentile £46,175 £46,250 £45,000
25th Percentile £54,313 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
75th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,140 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.25% +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 32,894 15,255 15,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 46.77% 44.36% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12,713 10,985 13,061
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,400 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.71% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

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 23 May 2022.

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 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +17 84 £70,000 +16.67% 9
West London -51 33 £53,000 -24.29% 7
South London -53 22 £62,000 +7.83% 1
North London -36 2 - -
East London -57 1 £47,183 -27.41% 8
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 465 (71.10%) REST
2 388 (59.33%) Agile
3 317 (48.47%) JavaScript
4 305 (46.64%) Java
5 292 (44.65%) Web Services
6 245 (37.46%) Test Automation
7 221 (33.79%) XML
8 214 (32.72%) JSON
9 212 (32.42%) Git (software)
10 198 (30.28%) SQL
11 197 (30.12%) DevOps
12 193 (29.51%) AWS
13 188 (28.75%) CI/CD
14 183 (27.98%) Microservices
15 180 (27.52%) HTML
16 173 (26.45%) Social Skills
17 172 (26.30%) Scrum
18 164 (25.08%) C#
19 161 (24.62%) Jenkins
20 158 (24.16%) CSS
21 136 (20.80%) .NET
21 136 (20.80%) Azure
22 127 (19.42%) Spring
23 124 (18.96%) QA
23 124 (18.96%) BDD
24 121 (18.50%) JIRA
24 121 (18.50%) Continuous Integration
25 114 (17.43%) Selenium
26 112 (17.13%) Finance
26 112 (17.13%) AngularJS

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 42 (6.42%) Confluence
2 35 (5.35%) IIS
3 31 (4.74%) CMS
4 23 (3.52%) Cloud Foundry
5 18 (2.75%) Anypoint
5 18 (2.75%) Mule
6 15 (2.29%) SharePoint
7 13 (1.99%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.83%) Apache
8 12 (1.83%) nginx
8 12 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (1.38%) Apache Airflow
10 9 (1.38%) Luigi
10 9 (1.38%) Mule ESB
11 6 (0.92%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
14 2 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.76%) Maple
4 1 (0.15%) CATIA
4 1 (0.15%) InVision
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 30 (4.59%) Magento
2 14 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.46%) Social Studio
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.31%) Shopify
5 2 (0.31%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.15%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.15%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.15%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.15%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 1 (0.15%) StreamServe
6 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 193 (29.51%) AWS
2 136 (20.80%) Azure
3 80 (12.23%) GitHub
4 70 (10.70%) PaaS
5 53 (8.10%) SaaS
6 46 (7.03%) GCP
7 44 (6.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 42 (6.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 34 (5.20%) CloudBees
9 34 (5.20%) IaaS
10 32 (4.89%) Serverless
11 28 (4.28%) BrowserStack
12 24 (3.67%) OpenShift
12 24 (3.67%) Sauce Labs
13 22 (3.36%) Power Platform
14 21 (3.21%) Amazon S3
15 18 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
16 16 (2.45%) Heroku
17 15 (2.29%) Azure Logic Apps
18 14 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (10.24%) HTTP
2 29 (4.43%) SSH
3 17 (2.60%) Internet
4 13 (1.99%) SSL
5 11 (1.68%) MQTT
6 7 (1.07%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.92%) Broadband
8 5 (0.76%) Network Security
8 5 (0.76%) VPN
9 4 (0.61%) FTP
9 4 (0.61%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.46%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.46%) Firewall
11 2 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.31%) Intranet
11 2 (0.31%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.15%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (16.51%) SQL Server
2 100 (15.29%) NoSQL
3 90 (13.76%) MySQL
4 89 (13.61%) PostgreSQL
5 77 (11.77%) Relational Database
6 65 (9.94%) MongoDB
7 25 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (3.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 20 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (2.91%) Hadoop
11 17 (2.60%) Power BI
12 15 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (2.29%) Redis
13 13 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (1.83%) DTS
14 12 (1.83%) Tableau
15 8 (1.22%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 212 (32.42%) Git (software)
2 161 (24.62%) Jenkins
3 121 (18.50%) JIRA
4 114 (17.43%) Selenium
5 97 (14.83%) Cucumber
6 66 (10.09%) Appium
7 63 (9.63%) JUnit
8 60 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 59 (9.02%) Bitbucket
10 52 (7.95%) Postman
11 48 (7.34%) Calabash
12 46 (7.03%) SonarQube
13 39 (5.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 38 (5.81%) JMeter
15 37 (5.66%) Maven
16 33 (5.05%) SoapUI
16 33 (5.05%) Visual Studio
17 31 (4.74%) GitLab
18 30 (4.59%) Robot Framework
19 27 (4.13%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 173 (26.45%) Social Skills
2 112 (17.13%) Finance
3 82 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (8.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 47 (7.19%) Banking
5 47 (7.19%) Marketing
5 47 (7.19%) Retail
6 28 (4.28%) Telecoms
7 20 (3.06%) Presentation Skills
8 18 (2.75%) Legal
9 16 (2.45%) Documentation Skills
10 15 (2.29%) Games
11 12 (1.83%) Advertising
11 12 (1.83%) Organisational Skills
12 11 (1.68%) Automotive
13 9 (1.38%) Publishing
14 7 (1.07%) Billing
15 6 (0.92%) Military
16 5 (0.76%) Police
17 4 (0.61%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 309 (47.25%) Developer
2 79 (12.08%) Architect
3 55 (8.41%) Senior Developer
4 54 (8.26%) Software Engineer
5 45 (6.88%) Test Engineer
6 40 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 39 (5.96%) Backend Developer
8 35 (5.35%) Analyst
8 35 (5.35%) Salesforce Developer
9 32 (4.89%) Full Stack Developer
10 31 (4.74%) Consultant
11 27 (4.13%) Technical Leader
12 26 (3.98%) Software Developer
13 25 (3.82%) Test Architect
14 24 (3.67%) Lead Developer
15 21 (3.21%) DevOps Engineer
15 21 (3.21%) Magento Developer
16 19 (2.91%) Development Engineer
16 19 (2.91%) JavaScript Engineer
16 19 (2.91%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (71.10%) REST
2 292 (44.65%) Web Services
3 221 (33.79%) XML
4 214 (32.72%) JSON
5 180 (27.52%) HTML
6 158 (24.16%) CSS
7 136 (20.80%) .NET
8 127 (19.42%) Spring
9 112 (17.13%) AngularJS
10 110 (16.82%) Node.js
10 110 (16.82%) React
11 108 (16.51%) RESTful
12 68 (10.40%) Spring Boot
13 65 (9.94%) jQuery
14 53 (8.10%) HTML5
15 46 (7.03%) ASP.NET
15 46 (7.03%) Express
16 45 (6.88%) Gherkin
17 43 (6.57%) Sass
18 42 (6.42%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.56%) User Experience
2 34 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (3.52%) Social Network
4 21 (3.21%) Virtual Team
5 20 (3.06%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.75%) Legacy Systems
7 17 (2.60%) Blockchain
7 17 (2.60%) Blog
7 17 (2.60%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.14%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.99%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.68%) PlayStation
11 8 (1.22%) Cloud Native
11 8 (1.22%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.22%) IoT
11 8 (1.22%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.22%) NHS
11 8 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (9.79%) Windows
2 48 (7.34%) Apple iOS
3 43 (6.57%) Android
4 36 (5.50%) Linux
5 16 (2.45%) Unix
6 5 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.31%) VMS
9 1 (0.15%) AIX
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (59.33%) Agile
2 245 (37.46%) Test Automation
3 197 (30.12%) DevOps
4 188 (28.75%) CI/CD
5 183 (27.98%) Microservices
6 172 (26.30%) Scrum
7 124 (18.96%) BDD
8 121 (18.50%) Continuous Integration
9 107 (16.36%) Software Testing
10 105 (16.06%) Software Engineering
10 105 (16.06%) TDD
11 97 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
12 79 (12.08%) Full Stack Development
13 76 (11.62%) Open Source
14 75 (11.47%) SDLC
15 71 (10.86%) Test Strategy
16 70 (10.70%) OO
17 69 (10.55%) Project Management
18 63 (9.63%) Unit Testing
19 62 (9.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 317 (48.47%) JavaScript
2 305 (46.64%) Java
3 198 (30.28%) SQL
4 164 (25.08%) C#
5 88 (13.46%) Python
6 66 (10.09%) PHP
6 66 (10.09%) TypeScript
7 39 (5.96%) Apex Code
8 29 (4.43%) T-SQL
9 27 (4.13%) Ruby
10 26 (3.98%) Shell Script
11 19 (2.91%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.99%) ES8
12 13 (1.99%) Kotlin
12 13 (1.99%) R
13 12 (1.83%) ES6
14 11 (1.68%) C
14 11 (1.68%) ES7
14 11 (1.68%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.68%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 78 (11.93%) Degree
2 44 (6.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.06%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.29%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.07%) ISEB
6 7 (1.07%) ISEB Practitioner
7 6 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.76%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.31%) CISSP
9 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.15%) CCNA
10 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.15%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.15%) SANS
10 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (18.96%) QA
2 28 (4.28%) Accessibility
3 4 (0.61%) HL7
4 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.31%) WAI
5 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (11.77%) Docker
2 5 (0.76%) Postfix
3 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (7.03%) Kubernetes
2 23 (3.52%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (2.91%) Ansible
4 15 (2.29%) Puppet
5 11 (1.68%) Terraform
6 10 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (1.38%) CloudHub
8 4 (0.61%) HP UCMDB
8 4 (0.61%) Kubeflow
9 3 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.31%) Consul
11 1 (0.15%) Check_MK
11 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.15%) Istio
11 1 (0.15%) Nagios
11 1 (0.15%) Salt
11 1 (0.15%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 94 (14.37%) Oracle
2 78 (11.93%) Microsoft
3 65 (9.94%) Salesforce.com
4 38 (5.81%) MuleSoft
5 24 (3.67%) ServiceNow
6 23 (3.52%) Google
7 12 (1.83%) Sitecore
8 10 (1.53%) Dell
8 10 (1.53%) DocuSign
9 8 (1.22%) Splunk
10 7 (1.07%) Conga
10 7 (1.07%) Pardot
11 6 (0.92%) BMC
11 6 (0.92%) IBM
11 6 (0.92%) Remedy
12 5 (0.76%) Freshdesk
12 5 (0.76%) HP
13 4 (0.61%) Dynatrace
13 4 (0.61%) Hitachi
13 4 (0.61%) WSO2