Period
to 22 July 2019

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 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 141 105
Rank change year-on-year -20 -36 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 187 236 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.85% 2.20% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.94% 5.34% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 158 205 280
South West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £28,375 £31,350 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SOAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,789 4,420 4,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.46% 41.17% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,143 3,803 3,987
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 22 July 2019.

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 6 months to 22 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +15 57 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Wiltshire -7 48 £70,000 +75.00% 6
Dorset +8 26 £37,000 -7.50% 13
Gloucestershire -55 25 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Devon +9 16 £50,000 +36.33% 2
Somerset -4 7 £40,675 -29.26% 2
Cornwall +3 4 £36,000 -20.00%
Avon - 2 - -
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 123 (65.78%) Web Services
2 102 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 89 (47.59%) REST
4 85 (45.45%) Java
5 69 (36.90%) Linux
6 68 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (33.16%) .NET
8 60 (32.09%) XML
9 58 (31.02%) C#
9 58 (31.02%) Finance
10 55 (29.41%) CSS
11 54 (28.88%) Microsoft
12 53 (28.34%) SQL Server
13 48 (25.67%) jQuery
14 47 (25.13%) Scrum
15 46 (24.60%) Test Automation
16 43 (22.99%) Security Cleared
16 43 (22.99%) MVC
17 42 (22.46%) JSON
18 40 (21.39%) HTML
18 40 (21.39%) Git (software)
19 39 (20.86%) SQL
20 38 (20.32%) Software Engineering
21 36 (19.25%) TDD
21 36 (19.25%) ASP.NET
22 35 (18.72%) Business Intelligence
23 34 (18.18%) Marketing
24 33 (17.65%) Python
25 32 (17.11%) PowerShell
26 31 (16.58%) SAP

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 24 (12.83%) Apache
2 9 (4.81%) Apache Pig
2 9 (4.81%) Apache Solr
2 9 (4.81%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (4.81%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.74%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.14%) JBoss
5 4 (2.14%) Mule ESB
5 4 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.60%) CMS
6 3 (1.60%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.60%) Mule
7 2 (1.07%) Confluence
7 2 (1.07%) WordPress
8 1 (0.53%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.60%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (1.07%) CiviCRM
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.53%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.35%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.07%) GitHub
4 2 (1.07%) npm
4 2 (1.07%) SaaS
4 2 (1.07%) Slack
4 2 (1.07%) Trello
4 2 (1.07%) Yarn
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.53%) NuGet
5 1 (0.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.88%) SSH
2 7 (3.74%) Intranet
3 5 (2.67%) HTTP
4 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.07%) FTP
5 2 (1.07%) SMTP
6 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.34%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.30%) MySQL
3 15 (8.02%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.81%) HBase
6 9 (4.81%) Redis
7 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.60%) Big Data
9 3 (1.60%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (21.39%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.30%) Eclipse
3 22 (11.76%) Selenium
3 22 (11.76%) SoapUI
4 21 (11.23%) Cucumber
4 21 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (10.16%) JIRA
6 18 (9.63%) IntelliJ
7 13 (6.95%) Maven
8 11 (5.88%) JUnit
8 11 (5.88%) NetBeans
9 10 (5.35%) Bitbucket
10 8 (4.28%) Jenkins
10 8 (4.28%) PhpStorm
11 7 (3.74%) Visual Studio
12 6 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (3.21%) NUnit
12 6 (3.21%) Subversion
13 4 (2.14%) TestNG
13 4 (2.14%) WebDriver
General
1 58 (31.02%) Finance
2 34 (18.18%) Marketing
3 31 (16.58%) Electronics
3 31 (16.58%) Manufacturing
3 31 (16.58%) Telecoms
4 23 (12.30%) Banking
5 14 (7.49%) Law
6 7 (3.74%) Games
7 5 (2.67%) Legal
8 2 (1.07%) Advertising
8 2 (1.07%) French Language
8 2 (1.07%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 103 (55.08%) Developer
2 36 (19.25%) Java Developer
3 31 (16.58%) .NET Developer
4 26 (13.90%) Analyst
4 26 (13.90%) Architect
5 25 (13.37%) PHP Developer
6 24 (12.83%) C# Developer
6 24 (12.83%) Solutions Architect
7 23 (12.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 22 (11.76%) Software Developer
9 17 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (8.56%) Tester
11 15 (8.02%) .NET Software Developer
11 15 (8.02%) C# Software Developer
11 15 (8.02%) Senior Developer
12 11 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (5.35%) Applications Support
13 10 (5.35%) QA Analyst
13 10 (5.35%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (65.78%) Web Services
2 89 (47.59%) REST
3 62 (33.16%) .NET
4 60 (32.09%) XML
5 55 (29.41%) CSS
6 48 (25.67%) jQuery
7 42 (22.46%) JSON
8 40 (21.39%) HTML
9 36 (19.25%) ASP.NET
10 30 (16.04%) Node.js
11 27 (14.44%) AngularJS
12 24 (12.83%) Spring
13 23 (12.30%) JSP
14 21 (11.23%) Hibernate
15 20 (10.70%) Laravel
15 20 (10.70%) RESTful
16 19 (10.16%) WCF
17 18 (9.63%) React
18 16 (8.56%) .NET Core
19 15 (8.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.30%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (7.49%) Mobile App
4 14 (7.49%) User Experience
5 11 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (3.74%) Social Media
7 6 (3.21%) Tandem
8 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.60%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.07%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.07%) Social Network
10 1 (0.53%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 69 (36.90%) Linux
2 11 (5.88%) Unix
3 3 (1.60%) Windows
4 2 (1.07%) Android
4 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.07%) CentOS
4 2 (1.07%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.13%) Scrum
3 46 (24.60%) Test Automation
4 43 (22.99%) MVC
5 38 (20.32%) Software Engineering
6 36 (19.25%) TDD
7 35 (18.72%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (16.58%) Digital Marketing
8 31 (16.58%) Programme Management
9 30 (16.04%) Critical Thinking
10 28 (14.97%) E-Commerce
11 24 (12.83%) Cybersecurity
11 24 (12.83%) Enterprise Architecture
11 24 (12.83%) SDLC
11 24 (12.83%) Technical Architecture
11 24 (12.83%) TOGAF
12 23 (12.30%) Information Security
12 23 (12.30%) IT Strategy
13 22 (11.76%) DSDM
13 22 (11.76%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 102 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 85 (45.45%) Java
3 58 (31.02%) C#
4 39 (20.86%) SQL
5 33 (17.65%) Python
6 32 (17.11%) PowerShell
7 30 (16.04%) PHP
8 29 (15.51%) C++
9 27 (14.44%) C
10 25 (13.37%) VB.NET
11 12 (6.42%) T-SQL
12 9 (4.81%) PHP 5
12 9 (4.81%) PHP 7
13 7 (3.74%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.14%) Perl
15 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.60%) Java 8
15 3 (1.60%) Ruby
16 2 (1.07%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.07%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (22.99%) Security Cleared
2 21 (11.23%) Degree
3 18 (9.63%) SC Cleared
4 16 (8.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (6.95%) ISTQB
6 10 (5.35%) ISEB
7 4 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.60%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.76%) HMG Infosec
1 22 (11.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 22 (11.76%) JSP 440
2 15 (8.02%) QA
3 6 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 24 (12.83%) Docker
2 9 (4.81%) HDFS
3 2 (1.07%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (4.81%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (3.74%) HP ALM
3 6 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.60%) Puppet
5 2 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.07%) Salt
6 1 (0.53%) Ansible
6 1 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 54 (28.88%) Microsoft
2 31 (16.58%) SAP
3 29 (15.51%) Oracle
4 12 (6.42%) IBM
5 8 (4.28%) Atlassian
5 8 (4.28%) HP
6 6 (3.21%) IBM Sterling
7 3 (1.60%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.60%) Apple
7 3 (1.60%) FNZ
7 3 (1.60%) SnapLogic
7 3 (1.60%) Sparx
7 3 (1.60%) Tableau
8 2 (1.07%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.07%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.53%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.53%) Siebel
9 1 (0.53%) Zend