Period
to 29 November 2021

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 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > London
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 289 237 264
Rank change year-on-year -52 +27 -69
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 655 292 700
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.27% 1.36% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 3.01% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 400 229 535
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £44,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £90,125 £83,000 £90,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 23,576 9,713 21,680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.69% 45.26% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13,688 8,514 18,233
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £111,250 £101,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +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 29 November 2021.

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 29 November 2021. 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 -26 94 £60,000 -0.83% 25
South London +6 50 £72,500 +11.54% 5
West London -73 18 £55,000 -31.25% 8
North London - 1 - -
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, 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.

1 449 (68.55%) REST
2 361 (55.11%) Agile Software Development
3 327 (49.92%) Web Services
4 295 (45.04%) JavaScript
5 271 (41.37%) Java
6 210 (32.06%) AWS
7 208 (31.76%) Microservices
8 200 (30.53%) Test Automation
9 197 (30.08%) DevOps
10 184 (28.09%) XML
11 168 (25.65%) SQL
12 166 (25.34%) C#
12 166 (25.34%) JSON
13 155 (23.66%) Finance
14 150 (22.90%) Jenkins
15 148 (22.60%) Git (software)
16 147 (22.44%) .NET
17 136 (20.76%) Scrum
18 134 (20.46%) Azure
19 132 (20.15%) React
20 129 (19.69%) AngularJS
21 124 (18.93%) Docker
22 122 (18.63%) SQL Server
23 121 (18.47%) Spring
24 118 (18.02%) Software Engineering
25 117 (17.86%) HTML
26 115 (17.56%) RESTful
27 113 (17.25%) TDD
27 113 (17.25%) Problem-Solving
28 112 (17.10%) BDD

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 71 (10.84%) Confluence
2 36 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (3.66%) Mule
4 23 (3.51%) CMS
5 17 (2.60%) Mule ESB
5 17 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.44%) Anypoint
6 16 (2.44%) Apache Spark
7 15 (2.29%) WordPress
8 10 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (1.37%) Apache Airflow
9 9 (1.37%) Luigi
10 6 (0.92%) Apache
10 6 (0.92%) Kentico
11 5 (0.76%) Appian
11 5 (0.76%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.61%) IIS
13 3 (0.46%) LiveCycle
13 3 (0.46%) MODX
14 2 (0.31%) concrete5
Applications
1 17 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.92%) InVision
2 6 (0.92%) Sketch
3 3 (0.46%) Figma
4 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.31%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.07%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.92%) Magento
3 5 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.31%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.15%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.15%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 210 (32.06%) AWS
2 134 (20.46%) Azure
3 67 (10.23%) GitHub
4 65 (9.92%) Amazon EC2
5 56 (8.55%) GCP
6 55 (8.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 53 (8.09%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 50 (7.63%) SaaS
9 46 (7.02%) Serverless
10 32 (4.89%) Amazon Kinesis
11 30 (4.58%) Amazon S3
12 28 (4.27%) Amazon SQS
13 22 (3.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 22 (3.36%) PaaS
14 21 (3.21%) Force.com
15 20 (3.05%) AWS Lambda
16 19 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
16 19 (2.90%) Route 53
17 14 (2.14%) Apigee
17 14 (2.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 74 (11.30%) HTTP
2 33 (5.04%) Internet
3 17 (2.60%) SSH
4 14 (2.14%) IPv6
4 14 (2.14%) RTSP
4 14 (2.14%) UPnP
5 11 (1.68%) HTTPS
6 8 (1.22%) FTP
7 7 (1.07%) 5G
7 7 (1.07%) Broadband
7 7 (1.07%) Network Security
7 7 (1.07%) SMS
8 5 (0.76%) Firewall
8 5 (0.76%) SSL
9 4 (0.61%) SMTP
10 3 (0.46%) DNS
10 3 (0.46%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.31%) SMPP
12 1 (0.15%) DDNS
12 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 99 (15.11%) NoSQL
3 80 (12.21%) PostgreSQL
4 78 (11.91%) Relational Database
5 63 (9.62%) MySQL
6 45 (6.87%) MongoDB
7 36 (5.50%) Amazon RDS
8 35 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 28 (4.27%) Blockchain
9 28 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (3.36%) Redis
11 16 (2.44%) Hadoop
11 16 (2.44%) RDBMS
12 15 (2.29%) Oracle Database
13 14 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.98%) Power BI
15 10 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (1.37%) DTS
16 9 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 150 (22.90%) Jenkins
2 148 (22.60%) Git (software)
3 103 (15.73%) JIRA
4 77 (11.76%) Selenium
5 67 (10.23%) Maven
6 62 (9.47%) JUnit
7 61 (9.31%) Cucumber
8 50 (7.63%) SoapUI
9 44 (6.72%) Postman
10 41 (6.26%) TeamCity
11 40 (6.11%) Mockito
12 33 (5.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 32 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 31 (4.73%) Visual Studio
15 30 (4.58%) Bitbucket
16 29 (4.43%) GitLab
17 21 (3.21%) SonarQube
18 20 (3.05%) DbUnit
18 20 (3.05%) jMock
19 19 (2.90%) Serenity BDD
General
1 155 (23.66%) Finance
2 96 (14.66%) Social Skills
3 67 (10.23%) Retail
4 60 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (7.33%) Banking
6 40 (6.11%) Marketing
7 34 (5.19%) Games
8 33 (5.04%) Law
9 21 (3.21%) Public Sector
10 20 (3.05%) Influencing Skills
11 15 (2.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 9 (1.37%) Retail Banking
13 7 (1.07%) Legal
13 7 (1.07%) Presentation Skills
14 6 (0.92%) Advertising
15 5 (0.76%) Telecoms
16 4 (0.61%) Front Office
17 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.46%) French Language
17 3 (0.46%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 344 (52.52%) Developer
2 72 (10.99%) Java Developer
3 68 (10.38%) Software Engineer
4 66 (10.08%) Senior Developer
5 64 (9.77%) Salesforce Developer
6 57 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 49 (7.48%) Architect
8 35 (5.34%) C# Developer
9 30 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
10 24 (3.66%) Analyst
10 24 (3.66%) Consultant
10 24 (3.66%) Software Developer
10 24 (3.66%) Tester
11 22 (3.36%) Java Engineer
12 19 (2.90%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (2.90%) Test Engineer
13 17 (2.60%) MuleSoft Developer
14 16 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (2.44%) Integration Developer
14 16 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 449 (68.55%) REST
2 327 (49.92%) Web Services
3 184 (28.09%) XML
4 166 (25.34%) JSON
5 147 (22.44%) .NET
6 132 (20.15%) React
7 129 (19.69%) AngularJS
8 121 (18.47%) Spring
9 117 (17.86%) HTML
10 115 (17.56%) RESTful
11 105 (16.03%) CSS
12 100 (15.27%) Node.js
13 75 (11.45%) jQuery
14 71 (10.84%) ASP.NET
15 65 (9.92%) Visualforce
16 64 (9.77%) Spring Boot
17 58 (8.85%) Hibernate
18 47 (7.18%) .NET Framework
18 47 (7.18%) Kafka
19 45 (6.87%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.85%) User Experience
2 29 (4.43%) Mobile App
3 27 (4.12%) Cloud Native
4 22 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (3.36%) Equities
5 20 (3.05%) Blog
6 18 (2.75%) Algorithms
7 17 (2.60%) Internet of Things
7 17 (2.60%) NHS
8 15 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (2.14%) Video\Live Streaming
9 14 (2.14%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.68%) Derivative
10 11 (1.68%) OTC Derivatives
11 9 (1.37%) PlayStation
12 8 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
13 7 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.07%) MPEG
13 7 (1.07%) Social Media
14 6 (0.92%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 38 (5.80%) Windows
2 33 (5.04%) Linux
3 16 (2.44%) Android
3 16 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.53%) Unix
5 9 (1.37%) Mesosphere
6 3 (0.46%) Solaris
7 2 (0.31%) CentOS
7 2 (0.31%) VMS
8 1 (0.15%) Alpine Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Fedora
8 1 (0.15%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (55.11%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (31.76%) Microservices
3 200 (30.53%) Test Automation
4 197 (30.08%) DevOps
5 136 (20.76%) Scrum
6 118 (18.02%) Software Engineering
7 113 (17.25%) Problem-Solving
7 113 (17.25%) TDD
8 112 (17.10%) BDD
9 109 (16.64%) Full Stack Development
10 102 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
11 91 (13.89%) OO
12 77 (11.76%) Migration
13 74 (11.30%) Open Source
14 73 (11.15%) SOA
15 72 (10.99%) Analytics
16 69 (10.53%) Computer Science
17 55 (8.40%) OOD
17 55 (8.40%) Software Testing
18 52 (7.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 295 (45.04%) JavaScript
2 271 (41.37%) Java
3 168 (25.65%) SQL
4 166 (25.34%) C#
5 94 (14.35%) Python
6 74 (11.30%) Apex Code
7 47 (7.18%) TypeScript
8 45 (6.87%) PHP
9 38 (5.80%) Go
10 30 (4.58%) Ruby
11 28 (4.27%) VB
12 27 (4.12%) T-SQL
13 21 (3.21%) PL/SQL
13 21 (3.21%) SOQL
14 18 (2.75%) Java 8
15 17 (2.60%) Scala
16 12 (1.83%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.68%) ES7
17 11 (1.68%) ES8
18 9 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 82 (12.52%) Degree
2 46 (7.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (5.04%) Security Cleared
4 31 (4.73%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.14%) Master's Degree
6 9 (1.37%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.22%) ISEB
8 6 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.76%) CEH
9 5 (0.76%) CISA
9 5 (0.76%) CISSP
10 4 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (0.46%) CCSP
11 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.46%) OSCE
11 3 (0.46%) OSCP
11 3 (0.46%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (12.67%) QA
2 11 (1.68%) Accessibility
3 4 (0.61%) NIST
3 4 (0.61%) SLA
4 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.31%) HL7
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 124 (18.93%) Docker
2 23 (3.51%) Postfix
3 7 (1.07%) HDFS
4 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.15%) NDS
5 1 (0.15%) Varnish
5 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 89 (13.59%) Kubernetes
2 25 (3.82%) Puppet
3 18 (2.75%) Ansible
4 17 (2.60%) Terraform
5 16 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.29%) Kibana
7 11 (1.68%) logstash
8 9 (1.37%) Automic
8 9 (1.37%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.61%) CloudHub
9 4 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.31%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.31%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.31%) Istio
10 2 (0.31%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.15%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.15%) Nessus
11 1 (0.15%) SCCM
11 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 84 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
2 73 (11.15%) Microsoft
3 72 (10.99%) Oracle
4 34 (5.19%) Google
4 34 (5.19%) MuleSoft
5 30 (4.58%) Splunk
6 29 (4.43%) Atlassian
7 27 (4.12%) Conga
7 27 (4.12%) DocuSign
8 16 (2.44%) Cognizant
8 16 (2.44%) ServiceNow
9 15 (2.29%) LexisNexis
10 13 (1.98%) Adobe
11 12 (1.83%) IBM
12 10 (1.53%) Pega
13 7 (1.07%) WooCommerce
14 6 (0.92%) Informatica
14 6 (0.92%) New Relic
15 4 (0.61%) HP
15 4 (0.61%) SAP