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

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 262 193 199
Rank change year-on-year -69 +6 -14
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 692 1,241 1,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.27% 1.85% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.19% 4.53% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 530 910 1,012
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £44,000 £40,450 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £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 21,697 27,400 29,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.75% 40.93% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18,100 22,563 23,714
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,538
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 19 November 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 November 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 -32 153 £65,000 - 35
South London -3 42 £57,500 +29.21% 4
West London +3 39 £55,000 - 16
North London -11 3 £55,000 -8.33% 3
East London +11 2 - - 5
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 446 (64.45%) REST
2 418 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
3 336 (48.55%) Web Services
4 298 (43.06%) JavaScript
5 289 (41.76%) Java
6 268 (38.73%) XML
7 254 (36.71%) SQL
8 226 (32.66%) C#
8 226 (32.66%) Scrum
9 222 (32.08%) Finance
9 222 (32.08%) .NET
10 206 (29.77%) Git (software)
11 197 (28.47%) JSON
12 195 (28.18%) HTML
13 177 (25.58%) CSS
14 168 (24.28%) SQL Server
15 164 (23.70%) RESTful
16 146 (21.10%) TDD
17 145 (20.95%) Microservices
18 136 (19.65%) Azure
19 124 (17.92%) Microsoft
19 124 (17.92%) DevOps
20 122 (17.63%) AWS
21 120 (17.34%) Spring
22 115 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
23 113 (16.33%) Oracle
23 113 (16.33%) Test Automation
24 109 (15.75%) BDD
25 108 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
26 101 (14.60%) QA

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 39 (5.64%) Confluence
2 29 (4.19%) CMS
3 24 (3.47%) EPiServer
4 21 (3.03%) Apache
4 21 (3.03%) IIS
4 21 (3.03%) Mule
4 21 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.46%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.31%) Anypoint
6 16 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (2.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (1.59%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.45%) JBoss
10 8 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.16%) GeoServer
11 7 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.87%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.87%) WordPress
13 5 (0.72%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.58%) Jetty
Applications
1 23 (3.32%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.45%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) Gliffy
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.72%) Magento
2 5 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.72%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 4 (0.58%) HFM
3 4 (0.58%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (0.43%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.43%) StreamServe
5 2 (0.29%) Eikon
5 2 (0.29%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.14%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.14%) Radian6
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) Ripple
6 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.14%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 136 (19.65%) Azure
2 122 (17.63%) AWS
3 46 (6.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 35 (5.06%) Power Platform
5 27 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (3.90%) PaaS
6 26 (3.76%) GCP
7 22 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (3.18%) SaaS
8 19 (2.75%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 17 (2.46%) IaaS
10 16 (2.31%) GitHub
11 14 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
12 11 (1.59%) Runscope
13 9 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (1.30%) Boomi
13 9 (1.30%) OpenShift
14 8 (1.16%) AWS CodePipeline
15 7 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (1.01%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.62%) Internet
2 31 (4.48%) HTTP
3 21 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.17%) LAN
4 15 (2.17%) WAN
5 14 (2.02%) HTTPS
6 8 (1.16%) SSL
7 7 (1.01%) AMQP
8 6 (0.87%) FIX Connectivity
8 6 (0.87%) FTP
9 5 (0.72%) SSH
9 5 (0.72%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.58%) DNS
10 4 (0.58%) Network Security
10 4 (0.58%) SMTP
11 3 (0.43%) SMS
11 3 (0.43%) SNMP
12 2 (0.29%) Firewall
12 2 (0.29%) X.509
13 1 (0.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (24.28%) SQL Server
2 64 (9.25%) NoSQL
3 61 (8.82%) MySQL
4 37 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (5.20%) MongoDB
6 34 (4.91%) Relational Database
6 34 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (4.62%) Power BI
8 31 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (4.05%) Oracle Database
10 25 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (3.18%) Couchbase
12 20 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
13 14 (2.02%) Big Data
14 13 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
15 12 (1.73%) Blockchain
16 10 (1.45%) CouchDB
16 10 (1.45%) Neo4j
16 10 (1.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 206 (29.77%) Git (software)
2 95 (13.73%) Jenkins
3 93 (13.44%) JIRA
4 89 (12.86%) Selenium
5 66 (9.54%) JUnit
6 63 (9.10%) Visual Studio
7 61 (8.82%) Maven
8 51 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 47 (6.79%) Cucumber
10 43 (6.21%) Subversion
11 36 (5.20%) Mockito
12 32 (4.62%) SpecFlow
13 28 (4.05%) NUnit
14 27 (3.90%) JMeter
14 27 (3.90%) SonarQube
15 24 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
15 24 (3.47%) TeamCity
16 22 (3.18%) DbUnit
16 22 (3.18%) jMock
16 22 (3.18%) SoapUI
General
1 222 (32.08%) Finance
2 50 (7.23%) Banking
3 49 (7.08%) Retail
4 43 (6.21%) Marketing
5 23 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.73%) Public Sector
7 11 (1.59%) Retail Finance
8 10 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.45%) Front Office
9 8 (1.16%) Advertising
9 8 (1.16%) Electronics
9 8 (1.16%) Games
9 8 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.87%) Automotive
10 6 (0.87%) Back Office
11 5 (0.72%) Law
12 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.43%) Billing
14 1 (0.14%) Legal
14 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 390 (56.36%) Developer
2 129 (18.64%) Senior Developer
3 102 (14.74%) Java Developer
4 74 (10.69%) Analyst
5 61 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 59 (8.53%) Salesforce Developer
7 54 (7.80%) Architect
8 52 (7.51%) .NET Developer
9 44 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
10 38 (5.49%) Software Engineer
11 34 (4.91%) C# .NET Developer
12 30 (4.34%) Analyst Developer
13 29 (4.19%) Consultant
14 28 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
15 27 (3.90%) Business Analyst
15 27 (3.90%) Integration Developer
15 27 (3.90%) Lead Developer
15 27 (3.90%) Senior C# Developer
16 19 (2.75%) Senior .NET Developer
16 19 (2.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (64.45%) REST
2 336 (48.55%) Web Services
3 268 (38.73%) XML
4 222 (32.08%) .NET
5 197 (28.47%) JSON
6 195 (28.18%) HTML
7 177 (25.58%) CSS
8 164 (23.70%) RESTful
9 120 (17.34%) Spring
10 83 (11.99%) ASP.NET
11 80 (11.56%) AngularJS
12 68 (9.83%) HTML5
13 56 (8.09%) .NET Framework
13 56 (8.09%) React
14 50 (7.23%) jQuery
14 50 (7.23%) Visualforce
15 49 (7.08%) CSS3
16 47 (6.79%) Node.js
17 44 (6.36%) WCF
18 43 (6.21%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 82 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (7.08%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (5.64%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (5.06%) User Experience
5 27 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 22 (3.18%) Tandem
7 21 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 14 (2.02%) Fixed Income
10 9 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.30%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.01%) Equities
11 7 (1.01%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.01%) Wiki
12 6 (0.87%) Internet of Things
13 5 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (0.72%) Social Network
14 4 (0.58%) Online Banking
14 4 (0.58%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 77 (11.13%) Unix
2 59 (8.53%) Linux
3 21 (3.03%) Android
4 20 (2.89%) Windows
5 15 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.16%) CentOS
6 8 (1.16%) Fedora
7 4 (0.58%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.43%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (32.66%) Scrum
3 146 (21.10%) TDD
4 145 (20.95%) Microservices
5 124 (17.92%) DevOps
6 115 (16.62%) Problem-Solving
7 113 (16.33%) Test Automation
8 109 (15.75%) BDD
9 108 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
10 100 (14.45%) MVC
11 87 (12.57%) OO
12 85 (12.28%) Software Engineering
13 83 (11.99%) Web Development
14 82 (11.85%) SOA
15 70 (10.12%) Data Modelling
16 64 (9.25%) SDLC
17 59 (8.53%) Fintech
18 58 (8.38%) Mentoring
18 58 (8.38%) User Stories
19 56 (8.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 298 (43.06%) JavaScript
2 289 (41.76%) Java
3 254 (36.71%) SQL
4 226 (32.66%) C#
5 70 (10.12%) Apex Code
6 63 (9.10%) Python
7 50 (7.23%) Java 8
8 41 (5.92%) PL/SQL
9 30 (4.34%) T-SQL
9 30 (4.34%) XPath
10 29 (4.19%) PHP
11 26 (3.76%) Groovy
12 23 (3.32%) Ruby
13 22 (3.18%) PowerShell
14 19 (2.75%) Scala
14 19 (2.75%) Shell Script
15 16 (2.31%) C
16 12 (1.73%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.59%) C++
17 11 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 96 (13.87%) Degree
2 46 (6.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.73%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.72%) CGEIT
9 2 (0.29%) HNC
9 2 (0.29%) ISEB
9 2 (0.29%) MCAD
9 2 (0.29%) MCSD
9 2 (0.29%) MCTS
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.14%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (14.60%) QA
2 11 (1.59%) GDPR
3 2 (0.29%) PMO
3 2 (0.29%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) HL7
4 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 64 (9.25%) Docker
2 18 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.73%) vSphere
4 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.58%) Postfix
4 4 (0.58%) Varnish
5 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.29%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.14%) Firmware
7 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (6.21%) Kubernetes
2 20 (2.89%) Automic
3 14 (2.02%) ITRS Geneos
4 12 (1.73%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.01%) Rancher
6 5 (0.72%) Ansible
7 4 (0.58%) CloudHub
7 4 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
7 4 (0.58%) Terraform
7 4 (0.58%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.29%) Grafana
8 2 (0.29%) Kibana
8 2 (0.29%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (0.14%) Nagios
9 1 (0.14%) nmon
9 1 (0.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 124 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 113 (16.33%) Oracle
3 96 (13.87%) Salesforce.com
4 47 (6.79%) SAP
5 28 (4.05%) Google
5 28 (4.05%) MuleSoft
6 20 (2.89%) Cadence
6 20 (2.89%) FactSet
7 18 (2.60%) VMware
8 16 (2.31%) Atlassian
9 15 (2.17%) Red Hat
10 13 (1.88%) IBM
11 10 (1.45%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.45%) Tableau
12 8 (1.16%) AppDynamics
12 8 (1.16%) Dell
12 8 (1.16%) Informatica
13 7 (1.01%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 6 (0.87%) HP
14 6 (0.87%) Sage