The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / South East
Rank 150 149 161
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 294 408 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.97% 2.12% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 5.56% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 244 352 333
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.10% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5903 7339 7792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.60% 38.07% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5104 6555 6761
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

SOAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SOAP in the South East

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in the South East

SOAP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hampshire +41 81 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Berkshire +14 70 £50,000 - 11
Oxfordshire +25 35 £55,000 +2.80% 7
West Sussex -35 30 £50,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +19 22 £37,000 -26.00% 6
Surrey -22 21 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Kent +27 16 £31,250 -29.77% 2
Middlesex +14 7 - -
East Sussex -8 6 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Isle of Wight - 3 £32,500 -
Sussex - 1 - - 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South East region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 366 (56.22%) Java
2 349 (53.61%) REST
3 341 (52.38%) XML
4 330 (50.69%) HTML
5 325 (49.92%) JavaScript
6 320 (49.16%) Web Services
7 281 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
8 277 (42.55%) SQL
9 267 (41.01%) CSS
10 212 (32.57%) .NET
10 212 (32.57%) C#
11 197 (30.26%) MVC
12 191 (29.34%) Spring
13 169 (25.96%) Oracle
14 167 (25.65%) jQuery
15 150 (23.04%) SQL Server
16 149 (22.89%) Linux
16 149 (22.89%) Software Engineering
17 145 (22.27%) Microsoft
18 140 (21.51%) ASP.NET
19 118 (18.13%) Finance
20 116 (17.82%) RESTful
21 113 (17.36%) Windows
22 112 (17.20%) Scrum
23 110 (16.90%) JSON
23 110 (16.90%) HTML5
24 107 (16.44%) Ajax
25 103 (15.82%) OO
26 100 (15.36%) Git (software)
27 99 (15.21%) TDD

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 70 (10.75%) JBoss
2 60 (9.22%) Apache
3 37 (5.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 34 (5.22%) IIS
5 29 (4.45%) Tomcat
6 28 (4.30%) CMS
7 26 (3.99%) WebSphere
8 23 (3.53%) Confluence
9 15 (2.30%) Apache Spark
9 15 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (2.00%) WebLogic
10 13 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (1.84%) WordPress
12 10 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (1.23%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
15 4 (0.61%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
16 3 (0.46%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 60 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.84%) MS Office
3 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (2.15%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (1.84%) Magento
4 10 (1.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 8 (1.23%) Sentinel
6 6 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.46%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.15%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 51 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.23%) GitHub
4 20 (3.07%) SaaS
5 12 (1.84%) Google Analytics
6 10 (1.54%) Force.com
7 6 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (0.92%) Office 365
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.31%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 54 (8.29%) HTTP
2 30 (4.61%) Internet
3 26 (3.99%) FTP
4 22 (3.38%) SSL
5 16 (2.46%) LDAP
6 13 (2.00%) HTTPS
7 12 (1.84%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.54%) Firewall
9 9 (1.38%) DNS
9 9 (1.38%) SMTP
10 5 (0.77%) LAN
10 5 (0.77%) SSH
11 4 (0.61%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.61%) WAN
12 3 (0.46%) Intranet
13 2 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
13 2 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
14 1 (0.15%) CTI
14 1 (0.15%) Network Security
14 1 (0.15%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (23.04%) SQL Server
2 95 (14.59%) MySQL
3 42 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 41 (6.30%) Big Data
5 40 (6.14%) NoSQL
5 40 (6.14%) Oracle Database
6 31 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 30 (4.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (3.99%) Redis
9 19 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (2.30%) Data Mining
13 12 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (1.69%) Hadoop
14 11 (1.69%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.54%) Oracle9i Database
16 9 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
17 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 100 (15.36%) Git (software)
2 62 (9.52%) Maven
2 62 (9.52%) Selenium
3 61 (9.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 56 (8.60%) JIRA
5 55 (8.45%) Subversion
6 51 (7.83%) Visual Studio
7 48 (7.37%) Ant
8 41 (6.30%) Eclipse
9 35 (5.38%) Jenkins
10 33 (5.07%) IntelliJ
11 31 (4.76%) SoapUI
12 27 (4.15%) Talend Open Studio
13 23 (3.53%) NetBeans
14 22 (3.38%) JUnit
15 19 (2.92%) Gradle
16 18 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (2.76%) QUnit
17 16 (2.46%) TeamCity
18 15 (2.30%) JMeter
General
1 118 (18.13%) Finance
2 30 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 25 (3.84%) Manufacturing
4 22 (3.38%) Military
5 18 (2.76%) Marketing
6 16 (2.46%) Advertising
7 10 (1.54%) Banking
8 8 (1.23%) Retail
9 7 (1.08%) Electronics
10 6 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.77%) Dutch Language
12 4 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.61%) Legal
12 4 (0.61%) Publishing
13 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.31%) Games
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 430 (66.05%) Developer
2 166 (25.50%) Java Developer
3 107 (16.44%) C# Developer
4 100 (15.36%) Senior Developer
5 94 (14.44%) .NET Developer
6 78 (11.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 73 (11.21%) Software Engineer
8 69 (10.60%) Software Developer
9 58 (8.91%) Senior Java Developer
10 55 (8.45%) Java Engineer
11 51 (7.83%) Architect
12 45 (6.91%) ASP.NET Developer
13 44 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 41 (6.30%) PHP Developer
15 34 (5.22%) SQL Developer
16 33 (5.07%) Junior
17 29 (4.45%) Junior Developer
17 29 (4.45%) Lead Developer
18 27 (4.15%) Lead Software Engineer
18 27 (4.15%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (53.61%) REST
2 341 (52.38%) XML
3 330 (50.69%) HTML
4 320 (49.16%) Web Services
5 267 (41.01%) CSS
6 212 (32.57%) .NET
7 191 (29.34%) Spring
8 167 (25.65%) jQuery
9 140 (21.51%) ASP.NET
10 116 (17.82%) RESTful
11 110 (16.90%) HTML5
11 110 (16.90%) JSON
12 107 (16.44%) Ajax
13 94 (14.44%) J2EE
14 86 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 78 (11.98%) AngularJS
16 66 (10.14%) Java EE
17 58 (8.91%) .NET Framework
18 56 (8.60%) Hibernate
19 55 (8.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 77 (11.83%) Computer Science
2 30 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.45%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.07%) Life Science
5 13 (2.00%) Algorithms
5 13 (2.00%) DataPower
6 11 (1.69%) Social Media
7 10 (1.54%) Semantic Web
8 9 (1.38%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.23%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.08%) Cloud Native
10 7 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.08%) User Experience
11 6 (0.92%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.77%) Fintech
13 4 (0.61%) BBC
13 4 (0.61%) Graphic Design
14 3 (0.46%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 149 (22.89%) Linux
2 113 (17.36%) Windows
3 46 (7.07%) Unix
4 36 (5.53%) Windows Server
5 35 (5.38%) Solaris
6 20 (3.07%) Apple iOS
7 19 (2.92%) Android
8 11 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.54%) AIX
9 10 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
9 10 (1.54%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.08%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.08%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (30.26%) MVC
3 149 (22.89%) Software Engineering
4 112 (17.20%) Scrum
5 103 (15.82%) OO
6 99 (15.21%) SOA
6 99 (15.21%) TDD
7 75 (11.52%) Web Development
8 67 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
9 54 (8.29%) SDLC
10 53 (8.14%) Data Modelling
10 53 (8.14%) Open Source
11 52 (7.99%) E-Commerce
12 47 (7.22%) OOP
13 46 (7.07%) UML
14 41 (6.30%) ETL
15 40 (6.14%) DevOps
16 38 (5.84%) Automated Testing
17 36 (5.53%) Continuous Delivery
17 36 (5.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 366 (56.22%) Java
2 325 (49.92%) JavaScript
3 277 (42.55%) SQL
4 212 (32.57%) C#
5 83 (12.75%) Python
6 80 (12.29%) PHP
7 72 (11.06%) T-SQL
8 46 (7.07%) VB.NET
9 40 (6.14%) Groovy
10 34 (5.22%) C++
11 32 (4.92%) C
12 27 (4.15%) Scala
13 23 (3.53%) VB
14 21 (3.23%) XPath
15 17 (2.61%) PL/SQL
16 13 (2.00%) Perl
17 12 (1.84%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.54%) Apex Code
18 10 (1.54%) ECMAScript
18 10 (1.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 86 (13.21%) Degree
2 25 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.69%) ISEB
4 21 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.92%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.61%) MCITP
7 4 (0.61%) MCSA
7 4 (0.61%) MCTS
8 3 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.31%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.38%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) WAI
2 2 (0.31%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (1.69%) Docker
2 10 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.31%) vSphere
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.69%) CA Single Sign-On
3 8 (1.23%) HP SiteScope
3 8 (1.23%) Perfmon
3 8 (1.23%) Puppet
4 3 (0.46%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.46%) cPanel
5 1 (0.15%) Ansible
5 1 (0.15%) Control-M
5 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 169 (25.96%) Oracle
2 145 (22.27%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.14%) IBM
4 31 (4.76%) HP
5 27 (4.15%) Talend
6 21 (3.23%) SAP
6 21 (3.23%) Zend
7 15 (2.30%) CA
8 14 (2.15%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.15%) TIBCO
9 13 (2.00%) Google
10 11 (1.69%) BEA
11 10 (1.54%) VMware
12 9 (1.38%) Riverbed
13 8 (1.23%) SOASTA, Inc
14 7 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.08%) Xamarin
15 5 (0.77%) webMethods
16 4 (0.61%) Brocade
16 4 (0.61%) Mitel
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
Remit Resources
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + flexi working,pen,26 hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable basic salary and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Uncle Buck
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + other benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Sussex
American Express
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 14 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
American Express
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Staines
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits and Pension
Posted: 11 days ago