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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 84 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 38 45 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.05% 2.80% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.97% 5.98% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 56
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
637 752 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.38% 46.85% 51.94%
Number of salaries quoted 526 658 926
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 £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
Macclesfield - 9 £37,500 - 1
Crewe +21 8 £44,500 +11.25% 3
Warrington -1 8 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Chester +14 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 71 (77.17%) .NET
2 66 (71.74%) C#
3 57 (61.96%) JavaScript
4 52 (56.52%) Web Services
5 51 (55.43%) SQL
6 49 (53.26%) REST
7 48 (52.17%) MVC
8 46 (50.00%) HTML
9 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (46.74%) MySQL
11 40 (43.48%) CSS
11 40 (43.48%) jQuery
12 39 (42.39%) XML
12 39 (42.39%) ASP.NET
12 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
13 33 (35.87%) TDD
14 32 (34.78%) SQL Server
14 32 (34.78%) LINQ
15 31 (33.70%) Visual Studio
15 31 (33.70%) Windows
16 28 (30.43%) Finance
17 27 (29.35%) Java
17 27 (29.35%) Ajax
17 27 (29.35%) WCF
18 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
18 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
19 24 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (26.09%) OO
20 23 (25.00%) OOP
20 23 (25.00%) WPF

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 12 (13.04%) IIS
2 11 (11.96%) Apache
3 10 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (5.43%) JBoss
5 5 (5.43%) Node.js
6 2 (2.17%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (2.17%) Confluence
6 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.17%) Mule
7 1 (1.09%) nginx
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.09%) uWSGI
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.43%) SaaS
4 3 (3.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.30%) HTTP
2 3 (3.26%) Internet
2 3 (3.26%) Wireless
3 2 (2.17%) GPRS
3 2 (2.17%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (46.74%) MySQL
2 32 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.26%) QlikView
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.17%) JasperReports
9 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.17%) DB2
10 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (33.70%) Visual Studio
2 25 (27.17%) Git (software)
3 19 (20.65%) Selenium
4 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
5 14 (15.22%) NUnit
6 12 (13.04%) SoapUI
7 11 (11.96%) JIRA
8 8 (8.70%) TeamCity
8 8 (8.70%) Ant
8 8 (8.70%) WebDriver
9 7 (7.61%) JMeter
10 6 (6.52%) Mercurial
11 5 (5.43%) MSTest
11 5 (5.43%) SpecFlow
11 5 (5.43%) Selenium IDE
11 5 (5.43%) Eclipse
11 5 (5.43%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (5.43%) Subversion
12 4 (4.35%) CruiseControl
12 4 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 28 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.26%) Back Office
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
3 2 (2.17%) Billing
3 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 72 (78.26%) Developer
2 29 (31.52%) Web Developer
3 22 (23.91%) .NET Developer
4 15 (16.30%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.87%) Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) Software Developer
7 9 (9.78%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Architect
8 8 (8.70%) QA Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.61%) Technical Architect
10 6 (6.52%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
11 4 (4.35%) PHP Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
11 4 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (77.17%) .NET
2 52 (56.52%) Web Services
3 49 (53.26%) REST
4 46 (50.00%) HTML
5 40 (43.48%) CSS
5 40 (43.48%) jQuery
6 39 (42.39%) ASP.NET
6 39 (42.39%) XML
7 32 (34.78%) LINQ
8 27 (29.35%) WCF
8 27 (29.35%) Ajax
9 23 (25.00%) WPF
10 21 (22.83%) JSON
11 20 (21.74%) XHTML
12 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (14.13%) MSMQ
14 12 (13.04%) J2EE
15 10 (10.87%) .NET Framework
16 9 (9.78%) JSP
17 8 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.70%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Linux
3 3 (3.26%) Android
3 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (2.17%) Windows CE
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.17%) MVC
2 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (35.87%) TDD
4 24 (26.09%) OO
4 24 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (25.00%) OOP
6 15 (16.30%) SOA
7 12 (13.04%) DevOps
8 11 (11.96%) BDD
9 9 (9.78%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (8.70%) Kanban
10 8 (8.70%) UML
11 7 (7.61%) CRM
11 7 (7.61%) MVVM
12 6 (6.52%) Automated Testing
12 6 (6.52%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.52%) Web Development
13 5 (5.43%) Software Testing
13 5 (5.43%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 4 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 66 (71.74%) C#
2 57 (61.96%) JavaScript
3 51 (55.43%) SQL
4 27 (29.35%) Java
5 15 (16.30%) VB.NET
6 12 (13.04%) T-SQL
7 11 (11.96%) PHP
8 8 (8.70%) VBA
8 8 (8.70%) Ruby
9 7 (7.61%) VB
10 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.26%) XPath
11 3 (3.26%) Python
11 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.17%) RPG
13 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (5.43%) Puppet
1 5 (5.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.22%) Oracle
3 8 (8.70%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.17%) Apple
5 2 (2.17%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.17%) BT
5 2 (2.17%) Perforce
6 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.09%) Adobe
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago