The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.32% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
SOAP
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 57 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 48.42% 44.88% 73.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 114
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SOAP
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Bolton

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) SDLC
4 10 (50.00%) C#
5 9 (45.00%) SOA
5 9 (45.00%) QA
5 9 (45.00%) Selenium
5 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (45.00%) WebDriver
5 9 (45.00%) SoapUI
5 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 7 (35.00%) XML
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
8 6 (30.00%) JMS
8 6 (30.00%) webMethods
8 6 (30.00%) IBM
8 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (30.00%) MuleSoft
9 5 (25.00%) TIBCO
9 5 (25.00%) Software AG
9 5 (25.00%) Java SE
10 4 (20.00%) REST
10 4 (20.00%) CSS
10 4 (20.00%) HTML

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (45.00%) Selenium
1 9 (45.00%) SoapUI
1 9 (45.00%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) J2EE Architect
4 3 (15.00%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Java Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Java Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 3 (15.00%) SOA Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Web Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) XML
3 6 (30.00%) JMS
4 5 (25.00%) Java SE
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) J2EE
5 4 (20.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) JDBC
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.00%) J2SE
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) React
7 1 (5.00%) RESTful
7 1 (5.00%) Spring
7 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) SDLC
3 9 (45.00%) SOA
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) IBM
1 6 (30.00%) MuleSoft
1 6 (30.00%) webMethods
2 5 (25.00%) Software AG
2 5 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle