The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 74 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 49 68 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.58% 3.98% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.49% 7.63% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 64 87
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
SOAP
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
755 891 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.80% 52.11% 56.18%
Number of salaries quoted 666 766 1141
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Cheshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +16 28 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Macclesfield +6 9 £51,250 +36.66% 3
Chester +6 6 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Crewe +22 4 £32,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 2 - -
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 84 (77.06%) .NET
2 80 (73.39%) C#
3 79 (72.48%) JavaScript
4 77 (70.64%) SQL
5 73 (66.97%) HTML
6 67 (61.47%) Web Services
7 64 (58.72%) CSS
8 59 (54.13%) ASP.NET
9 56 (51.38%) MVC
10 54 (49.54%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (47.71%) XML
12 50 (45.87%) jQuery
13 46 (42.20%) MySQL
14 44 (40.37%) TDD
15 42 (38.53%) Ajax
16 40 (36.70%) LINQ
16 40 (36.70%) Visual Studio
17 39 (35.78%) OO
18 38 (34.86%) SQL Server
18 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
18 38 (34.86%) Finance
19 37 (33.94%) Windows
20 36 (33.03%) Java
20 36 (33.03%) REST
21 33 (30.28%) WCF
22 31 (28.44%) OOP
23 30 (27.52%) Continuous Integration
24 29 (26.61%) T-SQL
25 27 (24.77%) Microsoft Azure
26 26 (23.85%) XHTML

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 12 (11.01%) IIS
2 12 (11.01%) JBoss
3 11 (10.09%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.34%) Apache
4 8 (7.34%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (6.42%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.59%) Node.js
7 2 (1.83%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.83%) Confluence
7 2 (1.83%) Mule
8 1 (0.92%) WordPress
8 1 (0.92%) nginx
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.92%) uWSGI
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) Mingle
3 1 (0.92%) Edge Animate
3 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.75%) Trello
4 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.27%) HTTP
2 9 (8.26%) Internet
2 9 (8.26%) Wireless
3 1 (0.92%) SSH
3 1 (0.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (42.20%) MySQL
2 38 (34.86%) SQL Server
3 19 (17.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (14.68%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.26%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.34%) Informix
7 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.83%) DB2
12 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.92%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (36.70%) Visual Studio
2 24 (22.02%) Selenium
2 24 (22.02%) Git (software)
3 22 (20.18%) Jenkins
4 16 (14.68%) JIRA
5 14 (12.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (11.01%) Cucumber
6 12 (11.01%) SoapUI
7 10 (9.17%) WebDriver
7 10 (9.17%) NUnit
8 9 (8.26%) JUnit
8 9 (8.26%) Mockito
9 8 (7.34%) TeamCity
9 8 (7.34%) Ant
9 8 (7.34%) Introscope
10 7 (6.42%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (6.42%) Selenium IDE
11 6 (5.50%) Mercurial
12 5 (4.59%) MSTest
12 5 (4.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 38 (34.86%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Financial Institution
2 9 (8.26%) Retail
3 2 (1.83%) Billing
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
3 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Back Office
4 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 85 (77.98%) Developer
2 38 (34.86%) Web Developer
3 25 (22.94%) .NET Developer
4 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (11.93%) .NET Web Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.17%) Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) Architect
7 10 (9.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (8.26%) QA Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.59%) J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.67%) QA Tester
11 4 (3.67%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Tester
12 3 (2.75%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.75%) Software Tester
12 3 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (77.06%) .NET
2 73 (66.97%) HTML
3 67 (61.47%) Web Services
4 64 (58.72%) CSS
5 59 (54.13%) ASP.NET
6 52 (47.71%) XML
7 50 (45.87%) jQuery
8 42 (38.53%) Ajax
9 40 (36.70%) LINQ
10 36 (33.03%) REST
11 33 (30.28%) WCF
12 26 (23.85%) XHTML
13 24 (22.02%) JSON
14 20 (18.35%) .NET Framework
15 19 (17.43%) RESTful
16 18 (16.51%) XSLT
17 17 (15.60%) WPF
18 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET MVC
19 14 (12.84%) J2EE
20 11 (10.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) N-Tier
1 8 (7.34%) Open Source
1 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.83%) NHS
3 2 (1.83%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.94%) Windows
2 4 (3.67%) Linux
3 3 (2.75%) UNIX
4 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.38%) MVC
2 54 (49.54%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (40.37%) TDD
4 39 (35.78%) OO
5 31 (28.44%) OOP
6 30 (27.52%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (15.60%) SOA
8 12 (11.01%) Automated Testing
9 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
10 10 (9.17%) DevOps
11 9 (8.26%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (8.26%) MVVM
11 9 (8.26%) BDD
11 9 (8.26%) Risk Management
11 9 (8.26%) Validation
12 8 (7.34%) Kanban
13 7 (6.42%) Software Testing
13 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.42%) CRM
14 6 (5.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (73.39%) C#
2 79 (72.48%) JavaScript
3 77 (70.64%) SQL
4 36 (33.03%) Java
5 29 (26.61%) T-SQL
6 24 (22.02%) VB.NET
7 12 (11.01%) VB
8 11 (10.09%) PHP
9 9 (8.26%) XPath
10 8 (7.34%) Ruby
11 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.59%) VBA
12 4 (3.67%) Python
13 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.83%) RPG
15 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.68%) QA
2 9 (8.26%) SLA
3 2 (1.83%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.59%) Puppet
2 5 (4.59%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (34.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.43%) Oracle
3 10 (9.17%) Perforce
4 9 (8.26%) IBM
5 8 (7.34%) Compuware
5 8 (7.34%) HP
6 5 (4.59%) VMware
7 3 (2.75%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.83%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.83%) BT
9 1 (0.92%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.92%) Cognos
9 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.92%) Google
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Macclesfield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive salaries + full benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago