Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 204 212 188
Rank change year-on-year +8 -24 +4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1,107 1,185 1,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.77% 1.69% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.34% 4.27% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 781 938 1,030
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £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 25,490 27,731 28,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.72% 39.44% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21,031 23,080 24,838
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +8 212 £65,000 +8.33% 32
West London +28 48 £53,750 +7.50% 25
South London -43 46 £45,000 - 5
East London +13 11 £47,500 -8.65% 7
North London -2 9 £45,000 -18.18% 4
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 599 (54.11%) REST
2 598 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
3 552 (49.86%) Web Services
4 534 (48.24%) JavaScript
5 486 (43.90%) SQL
6 463 (41.82%) Java
7 429 (38.75%) Finance
8 421 (38.03%) C#
9 380 (34.33%) .NET
10 378 (34.15%) XML
11 373 (33.69%) HTML
12 345 (31.17%) SQL Server
13 328 (29.63%) JSON
14 298 (26.92%) CSS
15 274 (24.75%) Microservices
16 264 (23.85%) RESTful
17 254 (22.94%) TDD
18 250 (22.58%) Test Automation
19 226 (20.42%) Scrum
20 216 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
21 211 (19.06%) AngularJS
22 209 (18.88%) Selenium
23 208 (18.79%) BDD
24 203 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
25 200 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
26 195 (17.62%) Microsoft
27 193 (17.43%) Oracle
28 188 (16.98%) Jenkins
29 187 (16.89%) Git (software)
30 182 (16.44%) 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 60 (5.42%) Confluence
2 47 (4.25%) CMS
3 43 (3.88%) Tomcat
4 40 (3.61%) WebSphere
5 34 (3.07%) Mule
6 32 (2.89%) SharePoint
7 31 (2.80%) Apache
8 28 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
8 28 (2.53%) WebLogic
9 27 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (1.63%) IIS
11 17 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
11 17 (1.54%) JBoss
12 13 (1.17%) Drupal
12 13 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (1.08%) MQSeries
13 12 (1.08%) nginx
14 11 (0.99%) Apache Spark
14 11 (0.99%) Mule ESB
15 9 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 16 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.36%) Maple
6 1 (0.090%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 42 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.54%) Magento
3 5 (0.45%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 3 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.27%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.18%) Advent Geneva
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.18%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.18%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.090%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.090%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 216 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 182 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (7.14%) SaaS
4 59 (5.33%) GitHub
5 56 (5.06%) PaaS
6 41 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 33 (2.98%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 32 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (2.35%) IaaS
10 24 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
11 23 (2.08%) OpenShift
12 22 (1.99%) Apigee
12 22 (1.99%) Azure Data Factory
12 22 (1.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 20 (1.81%) Boomi
14 16 (1.45%) CloudBees
15 13 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
15 13 (1.17%) Force.com
15 13 (1.17%) npm
15 13 (1.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 82 (7.41%) HTTP
2 22 (1.99%) SSL
3 19 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.54%) Internet
5 13 (1.17%) HTTPS
6 10 (0.90%) Firewall
6 10 (0.90%) ZigBee
7 8 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.36%) AMQP
8 4 (0.36%) LAN
8 4 (0.36%) SAN
8 4 (0.36%) WAN
9 3 (0.27%) FIX Connectivity
9 3 (0.27%) Skype
10 2 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (0.18%) FTP
10 2 (0.18%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.18%) Network Security
11 1 (0.090%) DNS
11 1 (0.090%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (31.17%) SQL Server
2 134 (12.10%) MySQL
3 94 (8.49%) NoSQL
4 90 (8.13%) Relational Database
5 84 (7.59%) MongoDB
6 59 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
8 54 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 43 (3.88%) Cosmos DB
10 40 (3.61%) Oracle Database
11 35 (3.16%) Big Data
12 32 (2.89%) Azure SQL Database
13 28 (2.53%) Couchbase
14 27 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
15 26 (2.35%) Hadoop
16 23 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
17 22 (1.99%) RDBMS
18 20 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
20 15 (1.36%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 209 (18.88%) Selenium
2 188 (16.98%) Jenkins
3 187 (16.89%) Git (software)
4 141 (12.74%) JIRA
5 114 (10.30%) Visual Studio
6 107 (9.67%) Cucumber
7 96 (8.67%) SoapUI
8 90 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 88 (7.95%) Maven
10 87 (7.86%) JMeter
11 78 (7.05%) JUnit
12 70 (6.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 68 (6.14%) WebDriver
14 53 (4.79%) SpecFlow
15 45 (4.07%) NUnit
16 39 (3.52%) Appium
17 36 (3.25%) TeamCity
18 35 (3.16%) Calabash
19 30 (2.71%) Gradle
19 30 (2.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 429 (38.75%) Finance
2 116 (10.48%) Banking
3 105 (9.49%) Retail
4 70 (6.32%) Marketing
5 28 (2.53%) Games
6 27 (2.44%) Retail Finance
7 24 (2.17%) Law
8 21 (1.90%) Legal
9 18 (1.63%) Telecoms
10 12 (1.08%) Front Office
11 10 (0.90%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.81%) French Language
12 9 (0.81%) Publishing
12 9 (0.81%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.72%) Advertising
14 7 (0.63%) Electronics
14 7 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.54%) Norwegian Language
15 6 (0.54%) Swedish Language
16 3 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 588 (53.12%) Developer
2 175 (15.81%) Architect
3 133 (12.01%) Java Developer
4 124 (11.20%) .NET Developer
5 118 (10.66%) Senior Developer
6 117 (10.57%) C# Developer
7 75 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 66 (5.96%) Analyst
9 63 (5.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 53 (4.79%) Salesforce Developer
11 46 (4.16%) Full Stack Developer
12 45 (4.07%) C# Architect
12 45 (4.07%) Software Engineer
13 43 (3.88%) Lead Architect
14 39 (3.52%) Test Engineer
15 38 (3.43%) Developer in Test
16 37 (3.34%) PHP Developer
16 37 (3.34%) Software Developer
17 34 (3.07%) Technical Architect
18 33 (2.98%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 599 (54.11%) REST
2 552 (49.86%) Web Services
3 380 (34.33%) .NET
4 378 (34.15%) XML
5 373 (33.69%) HTML
6 328 (29.63%) JSON
7 298 (26.92%) CSS
8 264 (23.85%) RESTful
9 211 (19.06%) AngularJS
10 176 (15.90%) Spring
11 154 (13.91%) HTML5
12 141 (12.74%) jQuery
13 116 (10.48%) ASP.NET
14 103 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 101 (9.12%) Node.js
16 93 (8.40%) Spring Boot
17 92 (8.31%) React
18 89 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web API
19 88 (7.95%) WCF
20 85 (7.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (8.22%) Fintech
2 82 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 56 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
5 49 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
6 40 (3.61%) User Experience
7 29 (2.62%) Data Structures
7 29 (2.62%) Mobile App
8 27 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (2.26%) CCTV
10 19 (1.72%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.63%) DataPower
12 16 (1.45%) Algorithms
13 15 (1.36%) Hedge funds
14 11 (0.99%) Derivative
14 11 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
15 10 (0.90%) Blog
16 9 (0.81%) Fixed Income
17 8 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
17 8 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 142 (12.83%) Linux
2 100 (9.03%) Windows
3 61 (5.51%) Unix
4 44 (3.97%) Android
5 38 (3.43%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.08%) Windows Server
7 20 (1.81%) Ubuntu
8 17 (1.54%) Solaris
9 13 (1.17%) CentOS
10 11 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.36%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.27%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.090%) AIX
16 1 (0.090%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 598 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (24.75%) Microservices
3 254 (22.94%) TDD
4 250 (22.58%) Test Automation
5 226 (20.42%) Scrum
6 208 (18.79%) BDD
7 203 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
8 200 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
9 178 (16.08%) DevOps
10 173 (15.63%) MVC
11 150 (13.55%) SDLC
12 112 (10.12%) OO
13 98 (8.85%) Software Engineering
14 97 (8.76%) SOA
15 96 (8.67%) Web Development
16 90 (8.13%) Mentoring
17 86 (7.77%) Open Source
18 83 (7.50%) Project Management
19 80 (7.23%) Migration
20 77 (6.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 534 (48.24%) JavaScript
2 486 (43.90%) SQL
3 463 (41.82%) Java
4 421 (38.03%) C#
5 124 (11.20%) Python
6 82 (7.41%) PHP
7 61 (5.51%) Apex Code
8 52 (4.70%) PL/SQL
9 51 (4.61%) Java 8
10 47 (4.25%) Ruby
11 39 (3.52%) C++
11 39 (3.52%) VB.NET
12 28 (2.53%) PowerShell
13 27 (2.44%) C
14 21 (1.90%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.90%) TypeScript
15 18 (1.63%) Groovy
15 18 (1.63%) PHP 7
15 18 (1.63%) T-SQL
16 17 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 98 (8.85%) Degree
2 32 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (2.71%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.08%) Sun Certification
5 15 (1.36%) ISTQB
5 15 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.72%) CISSP
7 7 (0.63%) ISEB
7 7 (0.63%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.54%) CSSLP
8 6 (0.54%) GWAPT
8 6 (0.54%) SANS
9 5 (0.45%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.27%) MBA
11 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.18%) GIAC
12 2 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (14.27%) QA
2 10 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (0.90%) PMO
3 6 (0.54%) GDPR
4 5 (0.45%) HL7
4 5 (0.45%) SLA
5 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.090%) Data Quality
System Software
1 108 (9.76%) Docker
2 14 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.99%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.81%) Varnish
5 8 (0.72%) vSphere
6 4 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.36%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 74 (6.68%) Kubernetes
2 33 (2.98%) Docker Swarm
3 29 (2.62%) Ansible
4 16 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (1.17%) Terraform
6 10 (0.90%) HP ALM
7 8 (0.72%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 7 (0.63%) Automic
8 7 (0.63%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
9 6 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.36%) Rancher
11 3 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
12 2 (0.18%) CloudHub
12 2 (0.18%) Puppet
12 2 (0.18%) Salt
12 2 (0.18%) SCOM
13 1 (0.090%) Mesos
13 1 (0.090%) SCCM
Vendors
1 195 (17.62%) Microsoft
2 193 (17.43%) Oracle
3 79 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 70 (6.32%) Red Hat
5 46 (4.16%) Google
6 44 (3.97%) Pega
7 39 (3.52%) IBM
8 23 (2.08%) MuleSoft
9 22 (1.99%) SAP
10 21 (1.90%) TIBCO
11 19 (1.72%) Jitterbit
12 18 (1.63%) Axway
12 18 (1.63%) Rakuten
13 16 (1.45%) Informatica
14 14 (1.26%) Adobe
14 14 (1.26%) HP
14 14 (1.26%) VMware
15 12 (1.08%) Remedy
16 11 (0.99%) Tableau
17 10 (0.90%) ServiceNow