Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 90 149
Rank change year-on-year -20 +59 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 37 67 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.55% 2.72% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.87% 7.69% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 41
Reading median annual salary £63,750 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.91% -12.00% +30.89%
10th Percentile £38,225 £32,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% 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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 957 871 1,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 40.18% 35.33% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 858 676 1,150
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% -0.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% -1.00%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Reading

SOAP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Reading

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Reading over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 23 (62.16%) Web Services
2 21 (56.76%) REST
3 19 (51.35%) Java
4 18 (48.65%) XML
5 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
6 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (40.54%) C#
6 15 (40.54%) HTML
6 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 15 (40.54%) .NET
7 13 (35.14%) Oracle
7 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
7 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
8 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
8 12 (32.43%) JBoss
8 12 (32.43%) Spring
9 11 (29.73%) Maven
9 11 (29.73%) WebSphere
9 11 (29.73%) Java EE
9 11 (29.73%) MVC
9 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
9 11 (29.73%) HTTP
10 10 (27.03%) SOA
10 10 (27.03%) JMS
10 10 (27.03%) TIBCO
10 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
10 10 (27.03%) Degree
10 10 (27.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (27.03%) SaaS
11 9 (24.32%) Java SE

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 12 (32.43%) JBoss
2 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
2 11 (29.73%) WebSphere
3 10 (27.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (8.11%) Apache
4 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) HTTP
2 9 (24.32%) FTP
2 9 (24.32%) Internet
3 5 (13.51%) SMS
4 3 (8.11%) Network Security
5 2 (5.41%) DNS
5 2 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 6 (16.22%) Power BI
3 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.70%) HBase
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.70%) QlikView
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Maven
2 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
3 9 (24.32%) Eclipse
3 9 (24.32%) IntelliJ
3 9 (24.32%) NetBeans
4 5 (13.51%) NUnit
5 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.41%) Ant
7 1 (2.70%) Gradle
7 1 (2.70%) JUnit
7 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.70%) TestNG
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Back Office
2 3 (8.11%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Integration Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Support
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Support Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Lead Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Lead .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Development Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Development Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Support
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) Web Services
2 21 (56.76%) REST
3 18 (48.65%) XML
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
4 15 (40.54%) HTML
5 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
5 12 (32.43%) Spring
6 11 (29.73%) Java EE
7 10 (27.03%) JMS
8 9 (24.32%) CSS
8 9 (24.32%) Java SE
9 8 (21.62%) jQuery
10 7 (18.92%) WPF
11 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
11 5 (13.51%) Ajax
12 4 (10.81%) RESTful
13 3 (8.11%) HTML5
13 3 (8.11%) Laravel
13 3 (8.11%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (8.11%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Fintech
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.41%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) MVC
4 10 (27.03%) SOA
5 9 (24.32%) Open Source
6 7 (18.92%) CRM
6 7 (18.92%) High Availability
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.22%) Scrum
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Change Management
8 5 (13.51%) ERP
8 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
8 5 (13.51%) MVVM
8 5 (13.51%) System Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (10.81%) DevOps
9 4 (10.81%) Microservices
10 3 (8.11%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (8.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) C#
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
4 5 (13.51%) XAML
5 3 (8.11%) Perl
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) Korn
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 10 (27.03%) TIBCO
3 9 (24.32%) BEA
3 9 (24.32%) IBM
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.11%) Zend
6 2 (5.41%) Sybase
7 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.70%) Dynatrace
7 1 (2.70%) hybris
7 1 (2.70%) Kofax
7 1 (2.70%) Perforce
7 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.70%) Tableau