The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 63 79
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 25 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.45% 2.60% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.73% 8.10% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 21
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
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 South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 257 358 382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 35.45% 32.05% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 240 327 321
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

SOAP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for SOAP in South Wales

SOAP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in South Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in South Wales

SOAP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cardiff +13 23 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Newport +8 2 £50,750 +26.87%
SOAP
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 58 (76.32%) Java
2 54 (71.05%) Spring
3 51 (67.11%) Web Services
3 51 (67.11%) REST
4 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (56.58%) Software Engineering
5 43 (56.58%) Hibernate
6 39 (51.32%) .NET
7 37 (48.68%) Maven
8 36 (47.37%) SQL Server
9 35 (46.05%) C#
10 33 (43.42%) Tomcat
10 33 (43.42%) Test Automation
11 31 (40.79%) IBM
11 31 (40.79%) Subversion
11 31 (40.79%) MVC
12 30 (39.47%) WebSphere
12 30 (39.47%) Eclipse
12 30 (39.47%) Visual Studio
12 30 (39.47%) ASP.NET
12 30 (39.47%) RESTful
12 30 (39.47%) Unit Testing
13 29 (38.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 29 (38.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (38.16%) EJB
14 28 (36.84%) IIS
14 28 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (35.53%) Continuous Deployment
15 27 (35.53%) SQL
15 27 (35.53%) Java SE

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 33 (43.42%) Tomcat
2 30 (39.47%) WebSphere
3 28 (36.84%) IIS
4 4 (5.26%) CMS
5 3 (3.95%) Apache
6 2 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.63%) Alfresco
6 2 (2.63%) Documentum
6 2 (2.63%) Drupal
6 2 (2.63%) FileNet
6 2 (2.63%) Liferay
6 2 (2.63%) LiveCycle
6 2 (2.63%) LiveLink
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.63%) WordPress
7 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.32%) JBoss
7 1 (1.32%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Compiere
1 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.32%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Intranet
1 2 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 29 (38.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (13.16%) MySQL
4 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.63%) Big Data
5 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) SQLite
6 1 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (48.68%) Maven
2 31 (40.79%) Subversion
3 30 (39.47%) Eclipse
3 30 (39.47%) Visual Studio
4 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
5 7 (9.21%) SoapUI
6 6 (7.89%) Artifactory
7 5 (6.58%) IntelliJ
8 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.26%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.95%) Ant
9 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.63%) JUnit
10 2 (2.63%) Xcode
11 1 (1.32%) NetBeans
General
1 21 (27.63%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Advertising
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Developer
2 27 (35.53%) Software Engineer
3 26 (34.21%) Java Developer
4 14 (18.42%) Java Engineer
5 13 (17.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 13 (17.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 13 (17.11%) Senior Developer
6 12 (15.79%) C# Software Engineer
6 12 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Analyst
7 7 (9.21%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Development Manager
10 2 (2.63%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.63%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (71.05%) Spring
2 51 (67.11%) REST
2 51 (67.11%) Web Services
3 43 (56.58%) Hibernate
4 39 (51.32%) .NET
5 30 (39.47%) ASP.NET
5 30 (39.47%) RESTful
6 29 (38.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (38.16%) EJB
7 28 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (35.53%) Java SE
9 26 (34.21%) .NET Framework
10 23 (30.26%) Middleware
11 18 (23.68%) XML
12 10 (13.16%) CSS
12 10 (13.16%) JSON
13 9 (11.84%) HTML
14 6 (7.89%) JPA
14 6 (7.89%) jQuery
14 6 (7.89%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) User Experience
2 20 (26.32%) Mainframe
3 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.63%) W3C
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Android
1 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.63%) CentOS
2 2 (2.63%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (56.58%) Software Engineering
3 33 (43.42%) Test Automation
4 31 (40.79%) MVC
5 30 (39.47%) Unit Testing
6 27 (35.53%) Continuous Deployment
7 26 (34.21%) BDD
7 26 (34.21%) TDD
8 25 (32.89%) Customer Insight
8 25 (32.89%) Performance Optimisation
9 21 (27.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 14 (18.42%) Web Development
11 8 (10.53%) Migration
12 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (7.89%) Functional Programming
12 6 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (7.89%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.26%) Functional Testing
13 4 (5.26%) IT Strategy
13 4 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (76.32%) Java
2 35 (46.05%) C#
3 27 (35.53%) SQL
4 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.26%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.32%) ABAP
8 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) Groovy
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) SOQL
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) HND
2 6 (7.89%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.63%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (31.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 24 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Grafana
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) IBM
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Adobe
4 2 (2.63%) FatWire
4 2 (2.63%) Interwoven
4 2 (2.63%) OpenText
4 2 (2.63%) Sencha
4 2 (2.63%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.63%) Vignette
4 2 (2.63%) WSO2
4 2 (2.63%) Xerox
5 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.32%) Fiorano
5 1 (1.32%) InterSystems
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago