The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 40 31 46
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.39% 4.33% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 15.73% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Median salary £67,500 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +159.61% +4.00%  
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 Luton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 62 89 131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 24.03% 27.55% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 84
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

SOAP
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP in Luton.

Salary trend for SOAP in Luton

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Luton region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (66.67%) hybris
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ABAP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) SAP CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP CRM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Architect
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Hybris Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Java Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP CRM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) ABAP
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) hybris
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle