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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 165 174
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 721 793 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.99% 2.01% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.92% 4.97% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 507 623 711
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,300 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14658 15943 16991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.37% 40.39% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12123 14085 14633
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,288 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing SOAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 75 £67,500 +12.50% 10
Croydon +15 13 £62,500 -7.40% 1
Bromley - 12 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 12 £70,000 -
Wimbledon +2 10 £47,500 - 2
New Malden - 6 £52,500 - 1
Sidcup +11 3 - -
West End of London +5 3 £67,500 -10.00%
Romford - 3 £62,500 -
Chiswick - 3 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £42,500 - 1
Uxbridge +3 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Brentford -10 1 £57,500 +13.86%
Hammersmith -26 1 £62,500 +19.04%
Harrow - 1 £47,500 -
Ealing - 1 £110,000 -
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 817 (59.55%) REST
2 752 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
3 720 (52.48%) Web Services
4 647 (47.16%) Java
5 595 (43.37%) XML
6 537 (39.14%) JavaScript
7 440 (32.07%) SQL
8 428 (31.20%) HTML
9 383 (27.92%) TDD
10 365 (26.60%) CSS
11 351 (25.58%) SQL Server
11 351 (25.58%) Spring
11 351 (25.58%) Finance
12 348 (25.36%) Scrum
13 347 (25.29%) JSON
14 344 (25.07%) C#
15 330 (24.05%) .NET
16 299 (21.79%) OO
17 294 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
18 252 (18.37%) Test Automation
19 251 (18.29%) Git (software)
20 249 (18.15%) Maven
21 245 (17.86%) Oracle
22 239 (17.42%) MVC
23 237 (17.27%) Linux
24 231 (16.84%) Banking
25 223 (16.25%) RESTful
26 221 (16.11%) BDD
27 215 (15.67%) Jenkins
28 214 (15.60%) SOA

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
1 127 (9.26%) Apache
2 115 (8.38%) Tomcat
3 83 (6.05%) JBoss
4 80 (5.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 58 (4.23%) CMS
6 52 (3.79%) IIS
7 51 (3.72%) WebSphere
8 44 (3.21%) WebLogic
9 43 (3.13%) Drupal
10 32 (2.33%) nginx
11 31 (2.26%) Mule
12 28 (2.04%) Apache Spark
13 27 (1.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 26 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
14 26 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
15 24 (1.75%) Mule ESB
16 21 (1.53%) Jetty
17 18 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
18 17 (1.24%) Apache Solr
19 16 (1.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.073%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.073%) Weka
Business Applications
1 44 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.38%) NetSuite
3 13 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (0.80%) Eloqua
5 8 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.44%) Magento
6 6 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.36%) Pega PRPC
8 3 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.22%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.22%) StreamServe
9 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.15%) Siebel CRM
9 2 (0.15%) Workday HCM
10 1 (0.073%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 109 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (4.74%) GitHub
4 61 (4.45%) SaaS
5 33 (2.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 28 (2.04%) Boomi
7 24 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.75%) Force.com
8 21 (1.53%) PaaS
9 20 (1.46%) IaaS
10 16 (1.17%) TestFlight
11 11 (0.80%) iPaaS
12 10 (0.73%) Slack
12 10 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
12 10 (0.73%) Taleo
13 9 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 8 (0.58%) BrowserStack
14 8 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 110 (8.02%) HTTP
2 62 (4.52%) TCP/IP
3 55 (4.01%) Internet
4 24 (1.75%) Firewall
5 22 (1.60%) LDAP
6 19 (1.38%) DNS
7 18 (1.31%) FTP
8 17 (1.24%) SMTP
9 11 (0.80%) IMAP
9 11 (0.80%) SSL
10 9 (0.66%) Intranet
11 7 (0.51%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.51%) SNMP
11 7 (0.51%) SSH
12 4 (0.29%) IPv4
13 3 (0.22%) AMQP
13 3 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
13 3 (0.22%) Value-Added Service
14 2 (0.15%) 4G
14 2 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 185 (13.48%) MySQL
3 182 (13.27%) Relational Database
4 150 (10.93%) NoSQL
5 79 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
6 73 (5.32%) MongoDB
7 70 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 55 (4.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 55 (4.01%) Big Data
9 44 (3.21%) RDBMS
9 44 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 40 (2.92%) Redis
11 38 (2.77%) Oracle Database
12 36 (2.62%) Neo4j
13 34 (2.48%) Azure SQL Database
14 32 (2.33%) Hadoop
15 28 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (1.82%) CouchDB
17 24 (1.75%) Apache Hive
18 21 (1.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 251 (18.29%) Git (software)
2 249 (18.15%) Maven
3 215 (15.67%) Jenkins
4 158 (11.52%) JUnit
5 152 (11.08%) Selenium
6 121 (8.82%) Subversion
7 113 (8.24%) JIRA
8 103 (7.51%) Ant
9 92 (6.71%) SoapUI
10 82 (5.98%) Cucumber
11 80 (5.83%) Hudson
12 67 (4.88%) TeamCity
13 52 (3.79%) Visual Studio
14 47 (3.43%) Mercurial
15 42 (3.06%) Eclipse
16 41 (2.99%) SpecFlow
17 40 (2.92%) jMock
17 40 (2.92%) Mockito
18 36 (2.62%) WebDriver
19 34 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 351 (25.58%) Finance
2 231 (16.84%) Banking
3 107 (7.80%) Retail
4 65 (4.74%) Investment Banking
5 44 (3.21%) Marketing
6 35 (2.55%) Legal
7 34 (2.48%) Retail Banking
8 28 (2.04%) Games
9 26 (1.90%) Financial Institution
10 21 (1.53%) Advertising
10 21 (1.53%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.87%) French Language
12 10 (0.73%) Back Office
12 10 (0.73%) Front Office
12 10 (0.73%) German Language
13 7 (0.51%) Law
14 4 (0.29%) Publishing
15 3 (0.22%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.22%) Prime Brokerage
16 2 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 788 (57.43%) Developer
2 231 (16.84%) Java Developer
3 182 (13.27%) Architect
4 177 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 99 (7.22%) Senior Java Developer
6 91 (6.63%) C# Developer
7 82 (5.98%) .NET Developer
8 65 (4.74%) Consultant
9 62 (4.52%) Software Developer
10 61 (4.45%) Analyst
11 55 (4.01%) C# .NET Developer
12 52 (3.79%) Software Engineer
13 46 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
14 45 (3.28%) iOS Developer
14 45 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
14 45 (3.28%) Test Analyst
15 44 (3.21%) E-Commerce Developer
16 42 (3.06%) CRM Developer
16 42 (3.06%) Lead Developer
17 41 (2.99%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 817 (59.55%) REST
2 720 (52.48%) Web Services
3 595 (43.37%) XML
4 428 (31.20%) HTML
5 365 (26.60%) CSS
6 351 (25.58%) Spring
7 347 (25.29%) JSON
8 330 (24.05%) .NET
9 223 (16.25%) RESTful
10 182 (13.27%) Hibernate
11 165 (12.03%) AngularJS
12 151 (11.01%) ASP.NET
13 141 (10.28%) J2EE
14 138 (10.06%) jQuery
15 133 (9.69%) WCF
16 107 (7.80%) Java EE
17 103 (7.51%) Node.js
18 102 (7.43%) JMS
19 97 (7.07%) HTML5
20 81 (5.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 118 (8.60%) Computer Science
2 111 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 104 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
4 99 (7.22%) Mobile App
5 76 (5.54%) User Experience
6 57 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
7 53 (3.86%) Data Structures
8 51 (3.72%) Algorithms
9 40 (2.92%) Linux Command Line
10 38 (2.77%) Fintech
11 23 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 21 (1.53%) Hedge funds
12 21 (1.53%) Management Information System
12 21 (1.53%) Virtual Team
13 16 (1.17%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.02%) Mainframe
15 13 (0.95%) SWIFT
15 13 (0.95%) Xbox
16 12 (0.87%) Derivative
16 12 (0.87%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 237 (17.27%) Linux
2 174 (12.68%) Unix
2 174 (12.68%) Windows
3 106 (7.73%) Apple iOS
4 81 (5.90%) Android
5 26 (1.90%) Windows Server
6 20 (1.46%) Solaris
7 19 (1.38%) CentOS
8 18 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (1.09%) HPUX
10 4 (0.29%) Fedora
10 4 (0.29%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.15%) AIX
11 2 (0.15%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.073%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 752 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (27.92%) TDD
3 348 (25.36%) Scrum
4 299 (21.79%) OO
5 294 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 252 (18.37%) Test Automation
7 239 (17.42%) MVC
8 221 (16.11%) BDD
9 214 (15.60%) SOA
10 208 (15.16%) E-Commerce
11 197 (14.36%) Software Engineering
12 167 (12.17%) Unit Testing
13 152 (11.08%) DevOps
14 150 (10.93%) Microservices
14 150 (10.93%) Open Source
15 126 (9.18%) SDLC
16 118 (8.60%) Web Development
17 114 (8.31%) Multithreading
18 113 (8.24%) Front End Development
19 110 (8.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 647 (47.16%) Java
2 537 (39.14%) JavaScript
3 440 (32.07%) SQL
4 344 (25.07%) C#
5 145 (10.57%) Python
6 120 (8.75%) PHP
7 113 (8.24%) T-SQL
8 106 (7.73%) Groovy
9 86 (6.27%) C++
10 78 (5.69%) Shell Script
11 77 (5.61%) Ruby
12 68 (4.96%) C
13 61 (4.45%) Objective-C
14 54 (3.94%) Apple Swift
15 49 (3.57%) Scala
16 44 (3.21%) Apex Code
17 36 (2.62%) SOQL
18 34 (2.48%) PL/SQL
18 34 (2.48%) VB.NET
19 30 (2.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 125 (9.11%) Degree
2 58 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.60%) ISTQB
5 16 (1.17%) ISEB
6 12 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.80%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.58%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 6 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.29%) MCP
12 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.073%) CISA
13 1 (0.073%) CISSP
13 1 (0.073%) MCSA
13 1 (0.073%) MCSD
13 1 (0.073%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.073%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (15.16%) QA
2 22 (1.60%) SLA
3 13 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.58%) MiFID
6 7 (0.51%) EMIR
7 6 (0.44%) HL7
8 5 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (0.29%) ISO 8583
10 3 (0.22%) RosettaNet
11 2 (0.15%) GCP
12 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.073%) Section 508
12 1 (0.073%) WCAG
System Software
1 51 (3.72%) Docker
2 22 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.31%) Varnish
4 12 (0.87%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.29%) vSphere
6 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.073%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.073%) HDFS
7 1 (0.073%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.073%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (1.97%) Ansible
2 24 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (1.75%) Puppet
3 19 (1.38%) ZABBIX
4 17 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (1.24%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 15 (1.09%) Nagios
5 15 (1.09%) Piwik
6 14 (1.02%) CloudHub
6 14 (1.02%) Kubernetes
7 12 (0.87%) Kibana
8 11 (0.80%) logstash
8 11 (0.80%) Opsview
9 4 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 4 (0.29%) Rancher
9 4 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.22%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.073%) Control-M
11 1 (0.073%) OpenSSO
11 1 (0.073%) Salt
Vendors
1 245 (17.86%) Oracle
2 210 (15.31%) Microsoft
3 79 (5.76%) Salesforce.com
4 67 (4.88%) IBM
5 46 (3.35%) MuleSoft
6 42 (3.06%) Google
7 40 (2.92%) Perforce
8 39 (2.84%) ServiceNow
9 35 (2.55%) Splunk
10 34 (2.48%) hybris
10 34 (2.48%) Sybase
11 33 (2.41%) SAP
12 31 (2.26%) CA Agile Central
12 31 (2.26%) TIBCO
13 28 (2.04%) Adobe
13 28 (2.04%) VMware
14 27 (1.97%) Cognizant
15 24 (1.75%) Apple
15 24 (1.75%) Jitterbit
16 23 (1.68%) Apigee
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-50,000+BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Runpath
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
GIMO Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Cov
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £250 to £350 per day - 6 months
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Peopleworks
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
keytree
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Health Insurance, Pension, Flexi t
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago