The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 69 74 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 -17  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.16% 1.38% 3.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 2.93% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 26
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -26.31%  
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 Southampton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 287 375 321
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 46.82% 46.99% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 267 367 274
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

SOAP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Southampton

SOAP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Django Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Python Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Python/Django Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Django
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby