The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South Wales / Torfaen
Rank 11 29 32
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 11.11% 3.00% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 6.38% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Median salary £45,269 £43,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.27% -0.57%  
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 Torfaen with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 20 47 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 55.56% 47.00% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 34
Median salary £45,269 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.17% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen 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 Torfaen

SOAP
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Torfaen

SOAP
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Cwmbran +18 4 £45,269 +5.27%
SOAP
South Wales

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 23 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Java EE
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Node.js
3 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (62.50%) Groovy
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) SVG
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) JBoss
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
3 5 (62.50%) JSF
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) IIS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) RESTful
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Java EE
2 5 (62.50%) JSF
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) Node.js
2 5 (62.50%) SVG
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) EJB
3 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (37.50%) Java SE
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Insight
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Groovy
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM