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

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 49 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 5 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.40% 1.95% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.91% 7.87% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 12
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -2.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 Slough with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 172 127 196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 48.31% 24.71% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 154 115 164
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

SOAP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) EJB
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) QUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) EJB
2 3 (50.00%) JMS
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) XAML
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft