Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 57 68
Rank change year-on-year +31 +11 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 76 38 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.62% 3.71% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.77% 11.91% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 64 27 17
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £43,750 £34,250 £33,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,000 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +7.14% +16.67%

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 Watford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 405 319 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 45.92% 31.15% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 366 287 235
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £68,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.23%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Watford

SOAP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Watford

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Watford over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 76 (100.00%) Web Services
2 63 (82.89%) REST
3 62 (81.58%) .NET
4 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (57.89%) C#
6 43 (56.58%) MongoDB
7 39 (51.32%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (36.84%) SQL
9 26 (34.21%) Dependency Injection
10 25 (32.89%) MVC
11 24 (31.58%) NoSQL
12 23 (30.26%) IBM
13 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 18 (23.68%) T-SQL
14 18 (23.68%) VBA
14 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
14 18 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (23.68%) MS Access
14 18 (23.68%) Cognos
14 18 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (23.68%) Data Modelling
14 18 (23.68%) ETL
14 18 (23.68%) Firewall
14 18 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (23.68%) MDX
14 18 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (23.68%) Kimball Methodology
14 18 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (23.68%) Database Tuning

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.95%) Apache
2 3 (3.95%) CMS
2 3 (3.95%) MQSeries
2 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (51.32%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.68%) Firewall
2 16 (21.05%) DNS
3 3 (3.95%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (56.58%) MongoDB
2 24 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (23.68%) MS Access
4 18 (23.68%) Power BI
4 18 (23.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (23.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (23.68%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (19.74%) SAP Data Services
6 10 (13.16%) SAP BW
7 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.95%) DB2
8 3 (3.95%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.42%) Subversion
3 6 (7.89%) JIRA
4 3 (3.95%) Ant
4 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.95%) JUnit
4 3 (3.95%) Log4j
4 3 (3.95%) Mockito
4 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (19.74%) Retail
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
3 6 (7.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (73.68%) Developer
2 33 (43.42%) .NET Developer
3 26 (34.21%) C# .NET Developer
3 26 (34.21%) C# Developer
4 18 (23.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Senior C# Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Agile Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Agile C# Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Architect
7 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Azure Developer
7 8 (10.53%) MongoDB Developer
8 7 (9.21%) .NET Architect
8 7 (9.21%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (9.21%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) Web Services
2 63 (82.89%) REST
3 62 (81.58%) .NET
4 18 (23.68%) MDX
5 15 (19.74%) HTML
6 12 (15.79%) XML
7 9 (11.84%) jQuery
8 8 (10.53%) WCF
8 8 (10.53%) WPF
9 7 (9.21%) XHTML
10 6 (7.89%) CSS
11 5 (6.58%) J2EE
12 4 (5.26%) Ajax
12 4 (5.26%) JDBC
12 4 (5.26%) JSP
12 4 (5.26%) JSTL
12 4 (5.26%) Servlets
13 3 (3.95%) JSON
13 3 (3.95%) Struts
13 3 (3.95%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
1 13 (17.11%) User Experience
2 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Fintech
5 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Unix
2 6 (7.89%) Android
2 6 (7.89%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.89%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) HPUX
3 3 (3.95%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.21%) Dependency Injection
3 25 (32.89%) MVC
4 18 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (23.68%) Data Modelling
4 18 (23.68%) Database Tuning
4 18 (23.68%) ETL
4 18 (23.68%) ETL Development
4 18 (23.68%) Inmon Methodology
4 18 (23.68%) Kimball Methodology
4 18 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (23.68%) Unit Testing
5 17 (22.37%) OO
6 15 (19.74%) OOP
7 13 (17.11%) Creative Thinking
7 13 (17.11%) Innovative Thinking
7 13 (17.11%) UX Design
8 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.84%) UML
10 8 (10.53%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) C#
2 28 (36.84%) SQL
3 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.68%) PowerShell
3 18 (23.68%) T-SQL
3 18 (23.68%) VBA
4 14 (18.42%) Java
5 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.58%) Perl
7 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.95%) Python
8 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.32%) AWK
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) IBM
2 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (23.68%) Cognos
4 12 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (3.95%) ATG
5 3 (3.95%) Blue Martini
5 3 (3.95%) Elastic Path
6 2 (2.63%) Demandware
6 2 (2.63%) hybris
7 1 (1.32%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle
7 1 (1.32%) Splunk
7 1 (1.32%) Veracode