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

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 44 49
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 17 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.50% 2.35% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.80% 4.80% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 5
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% +15.33%  
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 218 125 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 57.67% 49.02% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 194 123 110
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

SOAP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (96.97%) TDD
3 31 (93.94%) MVC
3 31 (93.94%) HTML
4 27 (81.82%) Configuration Management
5 26 (78.79%) XML
6 25 (75.76%) SOA
6 25 (75.76%) Java
6 25 (75.76%) C
6 25 (75.76%) Spring
6 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
6 25 (75.76%) JSON
6 25 (75.76%) Spring MVC
7 22 (66.67%) Military
8 20 (60.61%) Dojo
8 20 (60.61%) Requirements Analysis
8 20 (60.61%) Maven
8 20 (60.61%) Ant
8 20 (60.61%) Selenium
8 20 (60.61%) Groovy
8 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
8 20 (60.61%) RESTful
8 20 (60.61%) QUnit
8 20 (60.61%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (39.39%) Web Services
10 11 (33.33%) CSS
10 11 (33.33%) C#
11 10 (30.30%) REST
12 9 (27.27%) OO
13 8 (24.24%) C++

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 6 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Fireworks
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Ant
1 20 (60.61%) Maven
1 20 (60.61%) QUnit
1 20 (60.61%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Software Engineer
2 18 (54.55%) Lead Software Engineer
3 15 (45.45%) Developer
3 15 (45.45%) Software Developer
4 9 (27.27%) JavaScript Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
5 7 (21.21%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
5 7 (21.21%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 7 (21.21%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Lead Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Lead Software Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Java Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Graduate
7 5 (15.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) HTML
2 26 (78.79%) XML
3 25 (75.76%) JSON
3 25 (75.76%) Spring
3 25 (75.76%) Spring MVC
4 20 (60.61%) Dojo
4 20 (60.61%) RESTful
5 13 (39.39%) Web Services
6 11 (33.33%) CSS
7 10 (30.30%) REST
8 8 (24.24%) .NET
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
8 8 (24.24%) jQuery
9 7 (21.21%) WCF
10 6 (18.18%) Ajax
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (18.18%) CSS3
10 6 (18.18%) XHTML
11 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
11 5 (15.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
1 5 (15.15%) Social Media
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Solaris
1 5 (15.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) TDD
2 31 (93.94%) MVC
3 27 (81.82%) Configuration Management
4 25 (75.76%) SOA
4 25 (75.76%) Software Engineering
5 20 (60.61%) Customer Requirements
5 20 (60.61%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (27.27%) OO
7 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Web Development
8 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.15%) Cross-Browser Development
9 5 (15.15%) Regression Testing
9 5 (15.15%) SOLID
9 5 (15.15%) Web Accessibility
10 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
11 3 (9.09%) Mobile Development
11 3 (9.09%) OOP
12 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
13 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (75.76%) C
2 25 (75.76%) Java
3 20 (60.61%) Groovy
4 11 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (24.24%) C++
6 7 (21.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) WAI
1 1 (3.03%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe