The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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)
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 106 99
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 151 149 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.85% 2.84% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.33% 7.22% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 137 139 158
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2387 2063 2535
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 45.05% 39.37% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2070 1799 2217
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

SOAP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SOAP in the South West

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in the South West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in the South West

SOAP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South West 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
Gloucestershire +27 45 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Wiltshire +13 41 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Bristol -29 38 £43,750 +25.00% 10
Somerset +11 11 £40,000 -17.94% 1
Cornwall - 9 £27,500 -
Devon -3 4 £41,750 +11.33% 1
Dorset -29 2 £40,000 +6.66% 4
SOAP
England

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 South West region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 242 (74.23%) REST
2 236 (72.39%) Java
3 222 (68.10%) Agile Software Development
4 197 (60.43%) XML
5 182 (55.83%) Web Services
6 157 (48.16%) Spring
7 147 (45.09%) TDD
8 143 (43.87%) MVC
9 140 (42.94%) Scrum
10 138 (42.33%) Finance
11 135 (41.41%) Hibernate
12 130 (39.88%) Linux
13 123 (37.73%) BDD
14 121 (37.12%) JSON
15 115 (35.28%) SQL
16 105 (32.21%) Git (software)
17 100 (30.67%) MongoDB
18 98 (30.06%) Spring MVC
18 98 (30.06%) JUnit
18 98 (30.06%) Telecoms
19 96 (29.45%) JIRA
20 95 (29.14%) SAP
20 95 (29.14%) JavaScript
21 94 (28.83%) Maven
22 89 (27.30%) Manufacturing
22 89 (27.30%) JPA
23 87 (26.69%) Kanban
23 87 (26.69%) Digital Marketing
23 87 (26.69%) Electronics
23 87 (26.69%) Programme Management

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 85 (26.07%) Tomcat
2 76 (23.31%) JBoss
3 71 (21.78%) Mule
4 68 (20.86%) Mule ESB
5 49 (15.03%) Apache
6 48 (14.72%) WebSphere
7 33 (10.12%) WebLogic
8 23 (7.06%) Confluence
9 22 (6.75%) Alfresco
9 22 (6.75%) Joomla!
10 17 (5.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 16 (4.91%) IIS
12 13 (3.99%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (3.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (2.76%) Drupal
14 9 (2.76%) GlassFish
15 8 (2.45%) Anypoint
16 6 (1.84%) WordPress
17 4 (1.23%) Jetty
18 3 (0.92%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 87 (26.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (2.45%) Magento
3 6 (1.84%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.92%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 84 (25.77%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (19.33%) Amazon EC2
3 47 (14.42%) SaaS
4 23 (7.06%) GitHub
5 22 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.23%) BrowserStack
6 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.23%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.31%) Office 365
7 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.21%) HTTP
2 7 (2.15%) SSH
3 4 (1.23%) SSL
4 3 (0.92%) FTP
5 1 (0.31%) Internet
5 1 (0.31%) LDAP
5 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (30.67%) MongoDB
2 63 (19.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 57 (17.48%) NoSQL
4 52 (15.95%) SQL Server
5 43 (13.19%) MySQL
6 22 (6.75%) MS Access
7 20 (6.13%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (4.29%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.53%) DB2
12 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.92%) Redis
14 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.31%) Big Data
15 1 (0.31%) HBase
Development Applications
1 105 (32.21%) Git (software)
2 98 (30.06%) JUnit
3 96 (29.45%) JIRA
4 94 (28.83%) Maven
5 74 (22.70%) IntelliJ
6 62 (19.02%) Jenkins
7 48 (14.72%) Subversion
8 38 (11.66%) Selenium
9 34 (10.43%) SoapUI
10 28 (8.59%) Eclipse
11 24 (7.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 23 (7.06%) Oracle Forms
13 22 (6.75%) Cucumber
14 20 (6.13%) Mockito
15 13 (3.99%) Visual Studio
16 12 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (3.37%) SonarQube
18 10 (3.07%) Bitbucket
18 10 (3.07%) Zephyr
19 9 (2.76%) WebDriver
General
1 138 (42.33%) Finance
2 98 (30.06%) Telecoms
3 89 (27.30%) Manufacturing
4 87 (26.69%) Electronics
4 87 (26.69%) Marketing
5 35 (10.74%) Retail
6 32 (9.82%) Banking
7 8 (2.45%) Private Banking
8 7 (2.15%) Games
9 6 (1.84%) Military
10 4 (1.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Advertising
11 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 182 (55.83%) Developer
2 121 (37.12%) Java Developer
3 49 (15.03%) Senior Developer
4 37 (11.35%) Analyst
4 37 (11.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (11.04%) Software Engineer
6 29 (8.90%) Java Engineer
7 21 (6.44%) Architect
8 20 (6.13%) Java Software Engineer
8 20 (6.13%) Technical Architect
9 16 (4.91%) Applications Support
10 13 (3.99%) .NET Developer
10 13 (3.99%) Test Analyst
11 12 (3.68%) Software Developer
11 12 (3.68%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.37%) Development Team Leader
12 11 (3.37%) Software Development Team Leader
12 11 (3.37%) Software Team Leader
13 10 (3.07%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.07%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (74.23%) REST
2 197 (60.43%) XML
3 182 (55.83%) Web Services
4 157 (48.16%) Spring
5 135 (41.41%) Hibernate
6 121 (37.12%) JSON
7 98 (30.06%) Spring MVC
8 89 (27.30%) JPA
9 85 (26.07%) HTML
10 79 (24.23%) Spring Integration
11 61 (18.71%) Apache Camel
12 59 (18.10%) J2EE
13 53 (16.26%) CSS
14 50 (15.34%) .NET
15 40 (12.27%) AngularJS
16 38 (11.66%) WSDL
17 35 (10.74%) ASP.NET
18 32 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC
19 30 (9.20%) Ajax
20 29 (8.90%) React
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 27 (8.28%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (7.06%) Management Information System
3 23 (7.06%) User Experience
4 19 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.99%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.07%) Mainframe
7 7 (2.15%) DataPower
7 7 (2.15%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (1.84%) Social Media
9 3 (0.92%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.92%) Replication
10 2 (0.61%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.31%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 130 (39.88%) Linux
2 37 (11.35%) Unix
3 31 (9.51%) Android
3 31 (9.51%) Apple iOS
4 14 (4.29%) Windows
5 3 (0.92%) CentOS
6 2 (0.61%) Solaris
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (68.10%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (45.09%) TDD
3 143 (43.87%) MVC
4 140 (42.94%) Scrum
5 123 (37.73%) BDD
6 87 (26.69%) Business Intelligence
6 87 (26.69%) Digital Marketing
6 87 (26.69%) Kanban
6 87 (26.69%) Programme Management
7 83 (25.46%) Integration Testing
8 64 (19.63%) Test Automation
9 60 (18.40%) Software Engineering
10 49 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (12.88%) E-Commerce
12 32 (9.82%) ITIL
12 32 (9.82%) SOA
13 31 (9.51%) OO
13 31 (9.51%) Unit Testing
14 30 (9.20%) Android Development
14 30 (9.20%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 236 (72.39%) Java
2 115 (35.28%) SQL
3 95 (29.14%) JavaScript
4 62 (19.02%) C#
5 53 (16.26%) PHP
6 27 (8.28%) PowerShell
7 22 (6.75%) Delphi
7 22 (6.75%) Pascal
7 22 (6.75%) VBA
8 17 (5.21%) C
9 13 (3.99%) XPath
10 12 (3.68%) Groovy
10 12 (3.68%) Python
10 12 (3.68%) Ruby
11 9 (2.76%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.76%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.45%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.53%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.53%) Perl
14 4 (1.23%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 45 (13.80%) Degree
2 31 (9.51%) Security Cleared
3 24 (7.36%) SC Cleared
4 17 (5.21%) ISEB
5 16 (4.91%) ISTQB
6 12 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (2.15%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.84%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.31%) HND
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.13%) QA
2 10 (3.07%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 10 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.15%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (1.84%) Docker
2 3 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (6.75%) Nagios
2 9 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.84%) CloudHub
4 4 (1.23%) Graylog
4 4 (1.23%) Puppet
5 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 95 (29.14%) SAP
2 57 (17.48%) Oracle
3 55 (16.87%) Apple
4 48 (14.72%) IBM
5 28 (8.59%) Microsoft
6 17 (5.21%) Adobe
7 14 (4.29%) Atlassian
8 11 (3.37%) Coverity
9 9 (2.76%) HP
10 7 (2.15%) MuleSoft
10 7 (2.15%) Sencha
10 7 (2.15%) Software AG
10 7 (2.15%) Unisys
11 6 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.23%) Sybase
13 3 (0.92%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.92%) VMware
14 2 (0.61%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.61%) Zend
15 1 (0.31%) hybris
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £36000.00 - £40500.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: 23 days ago