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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 159 196
Rank change year-on-year -10 +37  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 656 875 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.94% 2.08% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 5.20% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 483 749 557
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 13536 16829 15871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.13% 39.91% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11660 14695 13462
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +0.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -23 79 £63,750 +15.90% 30
Canary Wharf -1 10 £70,000 -6.66%
Romford - 3 £60,000 - 1
Bromley - 2 - -
Croydon +9 1 £62,500 -
Wimbledon +3 1 - -
Hammersmith -14 1 £70,000 +19.14%
South Kensington - 1 £57,770 -
Uxbridge - 1 £47,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £65,000 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 709 (57.60%) REST
2 708 (57.51%) Agile Software Development
3 629 (51.10%) Web Services
4 553 (44.92%) Java
5 548 (44.52%) XML
6 510 (41.43%) JavaScript
7 427 (34.69%) HTML
8 416 (33.79%) SQL
9 367 (29.81%) CSS
10 365 (29.65%) C#
11 363 (29.49%) .NET
12 312 (25.35%) Finance
13 305 (24.78%) JSON
14 300 (24.37%) TDD
15 296 (24.05%) Scrum
16 260 (21.12%) Spring
16 260 (21.12%) SQL Server
17 236 (19.17%) OO
18 235 (19.09%) Continuous Integration
19 228 (18.52%) Jenkins
20 221 (17.95%) Linux
21 211 (17.14%) Oracle
22 210 (17.06%) Microsoft
23 207 (16.82%) MVC
24 204 (16.57%) Git (software)
25 187 (15.19%) QA
26 184 (14.95%) RESTful
27 183 (14.87%) Software Engineering
28 182 (14.78%) BDD
29 180 (14.62%) Banking

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 80 (6.50%) Tomcat
2 79 (6.42%) Apache
3 74 (6.01%) IIS
3 74 (6.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 70 (5.69%) CMS
5 68 (5.52%) JBoss
6 62 (5.04%) WebSphere
7 54 (4.39%) WebLogic
8 53 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
9 37 (3.01%) Apache Spark
9 37 (3.01%) nginx
10 32 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 30 (2.44%) Confluence
11 30 (2.44%) Jetty
12 26 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
13 20 (1.62%) MQSeries
14 18 (1.46%) SharePoint
15 17 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
16 16 (1.30%) Drupal
16 16 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 150 (12.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.81%) MS Office
3 7 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.081%) Weka
Business Applications
1 39 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.87%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.81%) Magento
4 9 (0.73%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.65%) Workday HCM
6 6 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.24%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.24%) OpenText MBPM
9 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.24%) StreamServe
10 2 (0.16%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.081%) Oracle BRM
11 1 (0.081%) RMDS
11 1 (0.081%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.081%) SAP Hybris
11 1 (0.081%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 129 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (5.12%) SaaS
4 45 (3.66%) GitHub
5 31 (2.52%) Force.com
6 28 (2.27%) PaaS
7 23 (1.87%) IaaS
8 21 (1.71%) Slack
9 13 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.97%) Boomi
10 12 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 9 (0.73%) Google App Engine
11 9 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (0.65%) Office 365
13 7 (0.57%) Google Play
14 6 (0.49%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.41%) CloudFront
15 5 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 87 (7.07%) HTTP
2 45 (3.66%) Internet
2 45 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 28 (2.27%) SSL
4 25 (2.03%) Firewall
5 19 (1.54%) LDAP
6 15 (1.22%) DNS
7 14 (1.14%) SMTP
8 13 (1.06%) HTTPS
8 13 (1.06%) SNMP
9 10 (0.81%) FTP
10 9 (0.73%) IMAP
10 9 (0.73%) Intranet
11 6 (0.49%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.24%) DVB
12 3 (0.24%) RTP
12 3 (0.24%) Value-Added Service
13 2 (0.16%) DHCP
13 2 (0.16%) IPv4
13 2 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (21.12%) SQL Server
2 178 (14.46%) Relational Database
3 140 (11.37%) MySQL
4 119 (9.67%) NoSQL
5 70 (5.69%) Big Data
6 68 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 67 (5.44%) MongoDB
8 59 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
9 56 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 49 (3.98%) Oracle Database
11 41 (3.33%) Hadoop
11 41 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 35 (2.84%) RDBMS
13 32 (2.60%) Apache Hive
14 30 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
15 28 (2.27%) DB2
15 28 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
16 24 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 23 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 228 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 204 (16.57%) Git (software)
3 168 (13.65%) Maven
4 145 (11.78%) Selenium
5 111 (9.02%) JUnit
6 90 (7.31%) JIRA
7 88 (7.15%) Subversion
8 85 (6.90%) SoapUI
9 81 (6.58%) Cucumber
10 73 (5.93%) Ant
10 73 (5.93%) Visual Studio
11 71 (5.77%) Hudson
12 61 (4.96%) Eclipse
13 50 (4.06%) WebDriver
14 47 (3.82%) SpecFlow
15 41 (3.33%) TeamCity
16 39 (3.17%) Mockito
17 37 (3.01%) Gradle
18 34 (2.76%) Sonatype Nexus
18 34 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 312 (25.35%) Finance
2 180 (14.62%) Banking
3 60 (4.87%) Retail
4 40 (3.25%) Marketing
5 39 (3.17%) Investment Banking
6 38 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 36 (2.92%) Advertising
8 26 (2.11%) Games
9 20 (1.62%) Publishing
10 19 (1.54%) Front Office
11 15 (1.22%) Back Office
12 10 (0.81%) Law
13 7 (0.57%) German Language
14 6 (0.49%) Legal
15 5 (0.41%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.32%) Dutch Language
16 4 (0.32%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.24%) Automotive
17 3 (0.24%) Electronics
17 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 730 (59.30%) Developer
2 188 (15.27%) Java Developer
3 162 (13.16%) Architect
4 146 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 111 (9.02%) C# Developer
6 98 (7.96%) .NET Developer
7 70 (5.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 58 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 54 (4.39%) Tester
10 53 (4.31%) Analyst
11 50 (4.06%) Software Engineer
12 49 (3.98%) Salesforce Developer
13 44 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
14 40 (3.25%) Automation Tester
15 39 (3.17%) Technical Architect
16 37 (3.01%) JavaScript Developer
16 37 (3.01%) Web Developer
17 35 (2.84%) PHP Developer
18 34 (2.76%) CRM Developer
18 34 (2.76%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 709 (57.60%) REST
2 629 (51.10%) Web Services
3 548 (44.52%) XML
4 427 (34.69%) HTML
5 367 (29.81%) CSS
6 363 (29.49%) .NET
7 305 (24.78%) JSON
8 260 (21.12%) Spring
9 184 (14.95%) RESTful
10 166 (13.48%) ASP.NET
11 164 (13.32%) jQuery
12 163 (13.24%) AngularJS
13 121 (9.83%) Hibernate
14 119 (9.67%) J2EE
14 119 (9.67%) WCF
15 114 (9.26%) HTML5
16 108 (8.77%) Ajax
17 107 (8.69%) JMS
18 100 (8.12%) Java EE
19 92 (7.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 118 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 87 (7.07%) Computer Science
4 74 (6.01%) Mobile App
5 49 (3.98%) User Experience
6 35 (2.84%) Fintech
7 25 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 24 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.62%) SWIFT
10 18 (1.46%) Hedge funds
11 17 (1.38%) Data Centre
12 16 (1.30%) Data Structures
13 14 (1.14%) Xbox
14 13 (1.06%) iPad
15 12 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
16 10 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (0.81%) N-Tier
16 10 (0.81%) W3C
17 9 (0.73%) DataPower
17 9 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 221 (17.95%) Linux
2 165 (13.40%) Windows
3 125 (10.15%) Unix
4 107 (8.69%) Apple iOS
5 97 (7.88%) Android
6 46 (3.74%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.97%) CentOS
7 12 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.73%) Solaris
9 8 (0.65%) HPUX
10 4 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.24%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.16%) Fedora
12 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.081%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.081%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (57.51%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (24.37%) TDD
3 296 (24.05%) Scrum
4 236 (19.17%) OO
5 235 (19.09%) Continuous Integration
6 207 (16.82%) MVC
7 183 (14.87%) Software Engineering
8 182 (14.78%) BDD
9 175 (14.22%) SOA
10 162 (13.16%) E-Commerce
11 136 (11.05%) Microservices
12 128 (10.40%) Unit Testing
13 123 (9.99%) SDLC
14 121 (9.83%) Open Source
14 121 (9.83%) Web Development
15 103 (8.37%) DevOps
16 93 (7.55%) Multithreading
17 91 (7.39%) Analytics
18 89 (7.23%) Mentoring
18 89 (7.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 553 (44.92%) Java
2 510 (41.43%) JavaScript
3 416 (33.79%) SQL
4 365 (29.65%) C#
5 168 (13.65%) Python
6 119 (9.67%) PHP
7 97 (7.88%) T-SQL
8 82 (6.66%) Shell Script
9 79 (6.42%) C++
10 71 (5.77%) Groovy
11 66 (5.36%) Ruby
12 60 (4.87%) C
13 57 (4.63%) Scala
14 52 (4.22%) Apex Code
15 41 (3.33%) VB.NET
16 38 (3.09%) SOQL
17 37 (3.01%) Go
18 34 (2.76%) Apple Swift
18 34 (2.76%) Objective-C
19 27 (2.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 133 (10.80%) Degree
2 28 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 17 (1.38%) ISEB
4 16 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.32%) MCSD
11 3 (0.24%) CITP
11 3 (0.24%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.24%) ICAEW
11 3 (0.24%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.16%) CISA
12 2 (0.16%) CISSP
13 1 (0.081%) CISM
13 1 (0.081%) MCAD
13 1 (0.081%) MCP
13 1 (0.081%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (15.19%) QA
2 18 (1.46%) SLA
3 13 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (0.81%) MiFID
5 9 (0.73%) HL7
6 4 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.24%) EMIR
7 3 (0.24%) GAAP
8 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.16%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.16%) SDET
9 1 (0.081%) COBIT
9 1 (0.081%) FATCA
9 1 (0.081%) GCP
9 1 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.081%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.081%) PMO
9 1 (0.081%) Section 508
9 1 (0.081%) WCAG
System Software
1 58 (4.71%) Docker
2 17 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.89%) Varnish
4 9 (0.73%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.24%) vSphere
7 2 (0.16%) HDFS
8 1 (0.081%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.081%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.081%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.081%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (1.71%) Ansible
2 21 (1.71%) Puppet
3 19 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (1.30%) Piwik
5 13 (1.06%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 11 (0.89%) ZABBIX
7 9 (0.73%) Kibana
7 9 (0.73%) logstash
8 8 (0.65%) Nagios
9 7 (0.57%) Opsview
9 7 (0.57%) Rancher
10 5 (0.41%) CloudHub
10 5 (0.41%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.081%) OpenSSO
12 1 (0.081%) SCCM
12 1 (0.081%) TIBCO Hawk
12 1 (0.081%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 211 (17.14%) Oracle
2 210 (17.06%) Microsoft
3 76 (6.17%) Salesforce.com
4 71 (5.77%) IBM
5 57 (4.63%) Google
6 48 (3.90%) ServiceNow
7 41 (3.33%) Splunk
8 36 (2.92%) SAP
9 35 (2.84%) MuleSoft
10 33 (2.68%) Adobe
11 28 (2.27%) Altova
12 27 (2.19%) ILOG
12 27 (2.19%) VMware
13 25 (2.03%) Apple
14 24 (1.95%) hybris
15 23 (1.87%) Sitecore
16 22 (1.79%) Apigee
16 22 (1.79%) Talend
17 19 (1.54%) PagerDuty
17 19 (1.54%) Zend
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
EdenChase Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + 10% bonus & good corporate bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum excellent Benefits and bonuses
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £65000 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Romford, Essex
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago