Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 92 106
Rank change year-on-year -37 +14 +30
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 23 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.03% 2.14% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 5.53% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 47 45
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% +2.50%

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 827 977 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 37.02% 38.66% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 740 881 725
Reading median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 22 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 18 (78.26%) REST
2 15 (65.22%) Web Services
2 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
3 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
4 12 (52.17%) Confluence
4 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 12 (52.17%) Java
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
4 12 (52.17%) JIRA
5 11 (47.83%) Scrum
5 11 (47.83%) .NET
5 11 (47.83%) Python
6 10 (43.48%) TDD
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
6 10 (43.48%) DevOps
7 9 (39.13%) Microservices
7 9 (39.13%) Node.js
7 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
7 9 (39.13%) Selenium
7 9 (39.13%) XML
7 9 (39.13%) Oracle
7 9 (39.13%) CSS
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
8 8 (34.78%) Degree
8 8 (34.78%) AWS CloudFormation

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 (52.17%) Confluence
2 4 (17.39%) Anypoint
2 4 (17.39%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (17.39%) Mule
2 4 (17.39%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (34.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (17.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (17.39%) Amazon S3
4 4 (17.39%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (17.39%) AWS CloudTrail
4 4 (17.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (13.04%) SaaS
6 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) 4G
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
1 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
3 5 (21.74%) Big Data
3 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
4 4 (17.39%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Git (software)
2 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
3 12 (52.17%) JIRA
4 9 (39.13%) Selenium
5 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
5 5 (21.74%) HP UFT
5 5 (21.74%) Subversion
6 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
6 4 (17.39%) IntelliJ
6 4 (17.39%) JUnit
6 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
6 4 (17.39%) Maven
6 4 (17.39%) Mocha
6 4 (17.39%) Mockito
6 4 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
7 3 (13.04%) JMeter
7 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
8 2 (8.70%) NUnit
9 1 (4.35%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Middleware Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Pensions Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) REST
2 15 (65.22%) Web Services
3 11 (47.83%) .NET
4 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
5 9 (39.13%) CSS
5 9 (39.13%) HTML
5 9 (39.13%) Node.js
5 9 (39.13%) XML
6 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
6 7 (30.43%) jQuery
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
7 6 (26.09%) React
7 6 (26.09%) RESTful
7 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (21.74%) .NET Core
8 5 (21.74%) Angular 2
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (21.74%) HTML5
9 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
9 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) CMDB
2 1 (4.35%) Robotics
2 1 (4.35%) Tandem
2 1 (4.35%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) DevOps
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Microservices
4 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
5 7 (30.43%) MVC
6 6 (26.09%) Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) Functional Testing
7 5 (21.74%) BDD
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
7 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
8 4 (17.39%) OOP
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
5 4 (17.39%) Java 8
5 4 (17.39%) Scala
5 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Docker
2 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Kubernetes
1 8 (34.78%) Terraform
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) CloudHub
2 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) MuleSoft
3 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (8.70%) New Relic
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Remedy