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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 141 185
Rank change year-on-year +2 +44  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 332 427 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.29% 2.34% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.64% 5.85% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 293 371 306
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £61,500
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 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 5886 7300 7795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.65% 40.05% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5130 6531 6719
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 June 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 25 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
Berkshire +23 75 £55,000 -5.74% 6
Hampshire -13 58 £47,500 +31.94% 6
West Sussex -7 51 £50,000 +9.28% 3
Oxfordshire +29 45 £55,000 +2.80% 6
Surrey -6 37 £62,500 +47.05% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 32 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Kent +10 17 £35,000 -17.64% 6
East Sussex -7 16 £40,000 -15.78% 2
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 355 (56.53%) REST
2 347 (55.25%) Java
3 327 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
4 320 (50.96%) XML
5 318 (50.64%) Web Services
6 314 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 267 (42.52%) HTML
8 242 (38.54%) SQL
9 227 (36.15%) MVC
10 223 (35.51%) CSS
11 204 (32.48%) C#
12 203 (32.32%) .NET
13 184 (29.30%) Spring
14 174 (27.71%) SQL Server
15 158 (25.16%) Scrum
16 153 (24.36%) Microsoft
17 148 (23.57%) Oracle
17 148 (23.57%) Finance
18 145 (23.09%) Software Engineering
19 143 (22.77%) jQuery
20 142 (22.61%) Linux
21 140 (22.29%) ASP.NET
22 135 (21.50%) AngularJS
23 130 (20.70%) JSON
24 128 (20.38%) Git (software)
25 118 (18.79%) SOA
26 111 (17.68%) TDD
27 109 (17.36%) Test Automation
28 105 (16.72%) .NET Framework
29 102 (16.24%) Continuous Integration

SOAP
Co-occurring 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 82 (13.06%) JBoss
2 58 (9.24%) Apache
3 48 (7.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 46 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 39 (6.21%) WebLogic
6 31 (4.94%) CMS
7 30 (4.78%) Confluence
8 28 (4.46%) WebSphere
9 21 (3.34%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (2.71%) Apache Spark
11 14 (2.23%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (1.59%) WildFly
13 9 (1.43%) Drupal
13 9 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.43%) MS Exchange
14 8 (1.27%) Sitefinity
14 8 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (1.11%) WordPress
16 5 (0.80%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.64%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (2.55%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (4.62%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (1.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 7 (1.11%) Magento
6 4 (0.64%) Sage X3
7 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.48%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 78 (12.42%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (6.37%) SaaS
4 12 (1.91%) Force.com
4 12 (1.91%) GitHub
5 7 (1.11%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.96%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.32%) Office 365
7 2 (0.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.92%) HTTP
2 32 (5.10%) Internet
3 28 (4.46%) FTP
4 16 (2.55%) SSL
5 13 (2.07%) LDAP
6 11 (1.75%) HTTPS
6 11 (1.75%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.96%) Firewall
8 2 (0.32%) DNS
8 2 (0.32%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.16%) LAN
9 1 (0.16%) Network Security
9 1 (0.16%) SMPP
9 1 (0.16%) SMTP
9 1 (0.16%) SNMP
9 1 (0.16%) SSH
9 1 (0.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (27.71%) SQL Server
2 90 (14.33%) MySQL
3 40 (6.37%) Oracle Database
4 39 (6.21%) Big Data
4 39 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (5.25%) NoSQL
6 33 (5.25%) Relational Database
7 24 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (3.66%) MongoDB
9 22 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (3.18%) Oracle Database 10g
10 20 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 20 (3.18%) Oracle Database 12c
10 20 (3.18%) Redis
11 17 (2.71%) Data Mining
12 13 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.91%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 128 (20.38%) Git (software)
2 80 (12.74%) Maven
3 70 (11.15%) JIRA
4 68 (10.83%) Selenium
4 68 (10.83%) Subversion
5 63 (10.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (6.37%) Visual Studio
7 36 (5.73%) Ant
8 35 (5.57%) Eclipse
8 35 (5.57%) Jenkins
9 31 (4.94%) IntelliJ
10 29 (4.62%) TeamCity
11 26 (4.14%) Talend Open Studio
12 25 (3.98%) QUnit
13 24 (3.82%) NetBeans
14 23 (3.66%) HP UFT
15 22 (3.50%) SoapUI
16 18 (2.87%) JUnit
16 18 (2.87%) NUnit
16 18 (2.87%) WebDriver
General
1 148 (23.57%) Finance
2 28 (4.46%) Marketing
3 24 (3.82%) Banking
3 24 (3.82%) Retail
3 24 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.34%) Manufacturing
5 20 (3.18%) Military
5 20 (3.18%) Publishing
6 19 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (2.39%) Electronics
8 11 (1.75%) Back Office
9 10 (1.59%) Advertising
10 7 (1.11%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.80%) Dutch Language
12 5 (0.80%) Games
13 4 (0.64%) Automotive
13 4 (0.64%) Digital Economy
13 4 (0.64%) Legal
14 3 (0.48%) German Language
Job Titles
1 414 (65.92%) Developer
2 158 (25.16%) Java Developer
3 107 (17.04%) .NET Developer
4 78 (12.42%) C# Developer
5 75 (11.94%) Software Engineer
6 73 (11.62%) Software Developer
7 72 (11.46%) Senior Developer
8 64 (10.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 47 (7.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 47 (7.48%) SQL Developer
10 40 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 38 (6.05%) Architect
11 38 (6.05%) JavaScript Developer
12 35 (5.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 35 (5.57%) PHP Developer
13 33 (5.25%) Java Engineer
13 33 (5.25%) Lead Software Engineer
14 31 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (4.62%) Agile Developer
16 28 (4.46%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (56.53%) REST
2 320 (50.96%) XML
3 318 (50.64%) Web Services
4 267 (42.52%) HTML
5 223 (35.51%) CSS
6 203 (32.32%) .NET
7 184 (29.30%) Spring
8 143 (22.77%) jQuery
9 140 (22.29%) ASP.NET
10 135 (21.50%) AngularJS
11 130 (20.70%) JSON
12 105 (16.72%) .NET Framework
13 100 (15.92%) Ajax
13 100 (15.92%) RESTful
14 97 (15.45%) HTML5
15 95 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 87 (13.85%) JMS
17 80 (12.74%) ASP.NET Web API
18 67 (10.67%) J2EE
19 63 (10.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.69%) Computer Science
2 37 (5.89%) Mobile App
3 34 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.34%) Fintech
5 21 (3.34%) User Experience
6 14 (2.23%) Cloud Native
7 13 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (1.91%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.75%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.59%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.27%) DataPower
12 7 (1.11%) Life Science
13 4 (0.64%) Graphic Design
14 3 (0.48%) Social Media
14 3 (0.48%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.32%) Chip and PIN
15 2 (0.32%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 142 (22.61%) Linux
2 100 (15.92%) Windows
3 67 (10.67%) Unix
4 29 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 19 (3.03%) Android
5 19 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.03%) Solaris
6 10 (1.59%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.27%) AIX
8 6 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (36.15%) MVC
3 158 (25.16%) Scrum
4 145 (23.09%) Software Engineering
5 118 (18.79%) SOA
6 111 (17.68%) TDD
7 109 (17.36%) Test Automation
8 102 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
9 90 (14.33%) Web Development
10 84 (13.38%) OO
11 74 (11.78%) Open Source
12 69 (10.99%) SDLC
13 65 (10.35%) E-Commerce
14 61 (9.71%) Data Modelling
15 50 (7.96%) OOP
16 46 (7.32%) BDD
16 46 (7.32%) ETL
17 39 (6.21%) DevOps
18 38 (6.05%) Waterfall
19 34 (5.41%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 347 (55.25%) Java
2 314 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 242 (38.54%) SQL
4 204 (32.48%) C#
5 80 (12.74%) PHP
6 70 (11.15%) T-SQL
7 65 (10.35%) Python
8 47 (7.48%) PL/SQL
9 44 (7.01%) Groovy
10 29 (4.62%) C
11 25 (3.98%) VB.NET
12 24 (3.82%) Scala
13 22 (3.50%) C++
13 22 (3.50%) XPath
14 16 (2.55%) Apex Code
14 16 (2.55%) Perl
15 10 (1.59%) BeanShell
16 8 (1.27%) Jython
16 8 (1.27%) TypeScript
17 7 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 56 (8.92%) Degree
2 26 (4.14%) ISEB
3 23 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.32%) HND
7 2 (0.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) CNA
8 1 (0.16%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.75%) QA
2 6 (0.96%) SLA
3 4 (0.64%) WCAG
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 22 (3.50%) Docker
2 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (1.59%) Puppet
2 8 (1.27%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.48%) cPanel
5 2 (0.32%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.16%) TADDM
6 1 (0.16%) Terraform
6 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 153 (24.36%) Microsoft
2 148 (23.57%) Oracle
3 36 (5.73%) IBM
4 26 (4.14%) Talend
5 22 (3.50%) HP
6 21 (3.34%) TIBCO
7 20 (3.18%) BEA
7 20 (3.18%) SAP
8 18 (2.87%) Zend
9 17 (2.71%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.59%) MuleSoft
11 8 (1.27%) CA
11 8 (1.27%) iManage
11 8 (1.27%) LexisNexis
12 7 (1.11%) Google
12 7 (1.11%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.80%) webMethods
15 4 (0.64%) hybris
15 4 (0.64%) Sage
Kent
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Otford, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Virginia Water, Surrey
Ashdown Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JobHoller
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55k +Many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, Sussex
Explore Group
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Act Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £49,400 - £54,600
Posted: 15 days ago
Havant
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 25
Posted: 26 days ago