The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 69 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 24 44 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.22% 2.72% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.54% 7.46% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 54
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
433 590 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.09% 36.51% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 380 482 674
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 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 27 May 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +8 4 £25,000 -44.44%
Warrington +13 3 £40,000 - 2
Chester -11 3 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Wilmslow - 3 £40,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £77,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £40,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) Java
2 26 (55.32%) REST
3 22 (46.81%) SQL
4 18 (38.30%) C#
5 16 (34.04%) Selenium
6 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
6 15 (31.91%) JSON
7 14 (29.79%) Maven
7 14 (29.79%) Cucumber
8 13 (27.66%) .NET
8 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
8 13 (27.66%) XML
9 12 (25.53%) Web Services
9 12 (25.53%) Eclipse
9 12 (25.53%) Finance
10 11 (23.40%) Migration
10 11 (23.40%) HTML
10 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
10 11 (23.40%) SoapUI
10 11 (23.40%) SDLC
11 10 (21.28%) MVC
11 10 (21.28%) Spring
11 10 (21.28%) QA
12 9 (19.15%) Web Development
12 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
12 9 (19.15%) Oracle
12 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (19.15%) jQuery
12 9 (19.15%) WebDriver

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (8.51%) Apache
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (4.26%) Node.js
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Mule
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) SaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LDAP
1 2 (4.26%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
1 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.13%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Selenium
2 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
3 14 (29.79%) Cucumber
3 14 (29.79%) Maven
4 12 (25.53%) Eclipse
5 11 (23.40%) SoapUI
6 9 (19.15%) WebDriver
7 8 (17.02%) JUnit
8 7 (14.89%) Ant
8 7 (14.89%) JIRA
8 7 (14.89%) Mockito
9 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
10 5 (10.64%) Jasmine
10 5 (10.64%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
12 2 (4.26%) Bower
12 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
12 2 (4.26%) jMock
12 2 (4.26%) Log4j
12 2 (4.26%) Subversion
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Test Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) .NET Developer
5 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) SQL Developer
6 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Architect
9 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) REST
2 15 (31.91%) JSON
3 13 (27.66%) .NET
3 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
3 13 (27.66%) XML
4 12 (25.53%) Web Services
5 11 (23.40%) HTML
6 10 (21.28%) Spring
7 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
7 9 (19.15%) jQuery
8 6 (12.77%) JPA
9 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.64%) CSS
9 5 (10.64%) JDBC
9 5 (10.64%) JSP
9 5 (10.64%) Spring Integration
9 5 (10.64%) Struts
10 4 (8.51%) Apache Camel
10 4 (8.51%) EJB
11 3 (6.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) iPad
3 2 (4.26%) Social Media
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) CentOS
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) Migration
2 11 (23.40%) SDLC
3 10 (21.28%) MVC
4 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
4 9 (19.15%) Web Development
5 6 (12.77%) BDD
5 6 (12.77%) OO
5 6 (12.77%) Software Delivery
5 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.77%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (10.64%) SOA
7 4 (8.51%) EAI
7 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.26%) Open Source
9 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 18 (38.30%) C#
4 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) ANSI C
7 3 (6.38%) C
7 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Cognizant
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.26%) Twitter
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) PayPal
3 1 (2.13%) webMethods
3 1 (2.13%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.13%) WSO2
3 1 (2.13%) Zend
Middlewich, Cheshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £47000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago