Period
to 17 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 37 66
Rank change year-on-year -47 +29 +13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 19 71 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.99% 6.92% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 15.47% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 50 23
Watford median annual salary £48,000 £56,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.67% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,750 £43,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £94,375 £67,500 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £54,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.09% +9.52% -

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 413 459 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 43.29% 44.74% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 337 377 248
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £29,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Watford

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

1 16 (84.21%) Web Services
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) XML
4 12 (63.16%) Java
4 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (63.16%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 11 (57.89%) HTML
5 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (52.63%) Spring
6 10 (52.63%) J2EE
6 10 (52.63%) XSD
6 10 (52.63%) JSP
7 9 (47.37%) Scrum
7 9 (47.37%) RESTful
7 9 (47.37%) REST
7 9 (47.37%) SDLC
8 8 (42.11%) Proactive Monitoring
8 8 (42.11%) Line Management
8 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
8 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (42.11%) HTML5
8 8 (42.11%) Oracle Service Bus
8 8 (42.11%) QA
8 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (42.11%) TDD
8 8 (42.11%) Pair Programming
8 8 (42.11%) Oracle
8 8 (42.11%) PL/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 8 (42.11%) Oracle Service Bus
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SSL
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (21.05%) MS Access
3 4 (21.05%) Power BI
3 4 (21.05%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.26%) DB2
5 1 (5.26%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) Ant
5 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Log4j
5 1 (5.26%) Mockito
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Database Developer
3 4 (21.05%) ETL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL BI Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Database Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) Web Services
2 13 (68.42%) XML
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) J2EE
4 10 (52.63%) JSP
4 10 (52.63%) Spring
4 10 (52.63%) XSD
5 9 (47.37%) REST
5 9 (47.37%) RESTful
6 8 (42.11%) HTML5
6 8 (42.11%) WSDL
7 7 (36.84%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) MDX
9 3 (15.79%) CSS
9 3 (15.79%) JAXB
10 2 (10.53%) Ajax
10 2 (10.53%) JSON
10 2 (10.53%) JSTL
10 2 (10.53%) Servlets
10 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
4 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
5 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) HPUX
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Solaris
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) SDLC
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (42.11%) Line Management
4 8 (42.11%) Pair Programming
4 8 (42.11%) Proactive Monitoring
4 8 (42.11%) SOA
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Time Management
6 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
7 4 (21.05%) Database Tuning
7 4 (21.05%) ETL
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (21.05%) VBA
6 3 (15.79%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) ATG
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Martini
4 1 (5.26%) Demandware
4 1 (5.26%) Elastic Path
4 1 (5.26%) hybris
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) VocaLink