The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 77 48
Rank change year-on-year +11 -29  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 11 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.55% 0.30% 4.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 0.68% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 25
Median salary £40,000 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.94% +39.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £44,000
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 Somerset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 324 292 267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 45.70% 44.18% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 270 262 240
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

SOAP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Somerset

SOAP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -4 8 £41,750 -14.35% 1
Taunton - 3 £38,500 -
SOAP
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) REST
3 16 (72.73%) Java
4 14 (63.64%) Hibernate
5 10 (45.45%) SQL
5 10 (45.45%) Web Services
6 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
7 8 (36.36%) Scrum
7 8 (36.36%) Spring
8 7 (31.82%) XML
9 6 (27.27%) .NET
9 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 6 (27.27%) SDLC
10 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (22.73%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (22.73%) SaaS
10 5 (22.73%) JBoss
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
10 5 (22.73%) HTML
10 5 (22.73%) Perl
10 5 (22.73%) CSS
10 5 (22.73%) Linux
11 4 (18.18%) OO
11 4 (18.18%) PHP
11 4 (18.18%) C#
11 4 (18.18%) J2EE
11 4 (18.18%) Web Development
11 4 (18.18%) GWT
11 4 (18.18%) Jetty

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
2 5 (22.73%) JBoss
3 4 (18.18%) Jetty
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) IntelliJ
1 2 (9.09%) Maven
1 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.55%) EasyMock
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Mockito
2 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) REST
2 14 (63.64%) Hibernate
3 10 (45.45%) Web Services
4 8 (36.36%) Spring
5 7 (31.82%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) .NET
7 5 (22.73%) CSS
7 5 (22.73%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) GWT
8 4 (18.18%) J2EE
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
10 2 (9.09%) JMX
10 2 (9.09%) JSON
10 2 (9.09%) JSP
10 2 (9.09%) Servlets
11 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) SDLC
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreaded Programming
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.09%) System Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) RPG
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
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