Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 52 70
Rank change year-on-year +26 +18 +13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 84 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.64% 3.78% 3.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.18% 12.79% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 64 31 26
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +13.89%
10th Percentile £43,750 £36,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £67,125 £55,000 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% +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 438 305 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 45.06% 29.53% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 376 280 271
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 84 (100.00%) Web Services
2 66 (78.57%) REST
3 62 (73.81%) .NET
4 46 (54.76%) C#
4 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (53.57%) MongoDB
6 40 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (39.29%) SQL
8 29 (34.52%) JavaScript
8 29 (34.52%) MVC
9 28 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
10 26 (30.95%) HTML
11 24 (28.57%) NoSQL
12 23 (27.38%) OO
13 22 (26.19%) Java
14 20 (23.81%) IBM
15 19 (22.62%) OOP
15 19 (22.62%) XML
16 18 (21.43%) Firewall
17 17 (20.24%) Unix
17 17 (20.24%) UML
17 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
17 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
18 16 (19.05%) MS Access
18 16 (19.05%) Cognos
18 16 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (19.05%) Data Modelling
18 16 (19.05%) ETL
18 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (19.05%) T-SQL

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 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.57%) Apache
2 3 (3.57%) CMS
2 3 (3.57%) MQSeries
2 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.19%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.76%) SaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.43%) Firewall
2 15 (17.86%) DNS
3 3 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (53.57%) MongoDB
2 24 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
4 16 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (19.05%) MS Access
4 16 (19.05%) Power BI
4 16 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (19.05%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
6 9 (10.71%) SAP BW
7 3 (3.57%) DB2
7 3 (3.57%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (3.57%) Ant
3 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.57%) JUnit
3 3 (3.57%) Log4j
3 3 (3.57%) Mockito
3 3 (3.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (13.10%) Retail
2 7 (8.33%) Finance
3 6 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (65.48%) Developer
2 35 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 28 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 28 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 14 (16.67%) Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) SOA Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) Unix Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) XML Analyst
6 11 (13.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Azure Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Senior C# Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Senior Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Agile Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Agile .NET Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (100.00%) Web Services
2 66 (78.57%) REST
3 62 (73.81%) .NET
4 26 (30.95%) HTML
5 19 (22.62%) XML
6 16 (19.05%) MDX
7 12 (14.29%) jQuery
8 10 (11.90%) WCF
8 10 (11.90%) WPF
8 10 (11.90%) XHTML
9 9 (10.71%) CSS
10 4 (4.76%) Ajax
10 4 (4.76%) J2EE
11 3 (3.57%) JDBC
11 3 (3.57%) JSON
11 3 (3.57%) JSP
11 3 (3.57%) JSTL
11 3 (3.57%) Servlets
11 3 (3.57%) Struts
11 3 (3.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) User Experience
2 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.76%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.38%) Fintech
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Unix
2 7 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (3.57%) HPUX
3 3 (3.57%) Solaris
4 2 (2.38%) Android
4 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.52%) MVC
3 28 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 23 (27.38%) OO
5 19 (22.62%) OOP
6 17 (20.24%) UML
7 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (19.05%) Data Modelling
7 16 (19.05%) Database Tuning
7 16 (19.05%) ETL
7 16 (19.05%) ETL Development
7 16 (19.05%) Inmon Methodology
7 16 (19.05%) Kimball Methodology
7 16 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 15 (17.86%) SOA
9 14 (16.67%) OOD
9 14 (16.67%) Wealth Management
10 11 (13.10%) Creative Thinking
10 11 (13.10%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.76%) C#
2 33 (39.29%) SQL
3 29 (34.52%) JavaScript
4 22 (26.19%) Java
5 16 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 16 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 16 (19.05%) VBA
6 14 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.14%) Perl
8 4 (4.76%) Python
9 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.19%) AWK
10 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) IBM
2 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.05%) Cognos
4 11 (13.10%) SAP
5 3 (3.57%) ATG
5 3 (3.57%) Blue Martini
5 3 (3.57%) Elastic Path
6 2 (2.38%) Demandware
6 2 (2.38%) hybris
7 1 (1.19%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle
7 1 (1.19%) Splunk
7 1 (1.19%) Veracode