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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 63 91 58
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -33
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 28 38 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.82% 2.18% 3.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.00% 5.78% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 52
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
400 657 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.24% 37.67% 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 364 543 671
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Chester +12 5 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Warrington +14 4 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Crewe +14 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Runcorn -5 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Alderley Edge - 3 £40,000 -
Knutsford +18 2 £77,500 +138.46%
Wilmslow +5 1 £50,000 +51.51%
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 37 (63.79%) Java
2 34 (58.62%) REST
3 26 (44.83%) Web Services
4 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (41.38%) SQL
6 21 (36.21%) Spring
7 18 (31.03%) XML
8 17 (29.31%) HTML
8 17 (29.31%) Eclipse
8 17 (29.31%) Finance
9 16 (27.59%) C#
10 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.86%) MVC
10 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
11 14 (24.14%) JSON
11 14 (24.14%) Hibernate
11 14 (24.14%) Maven
11 14 (24.14%) Oracle
12 13 (22.41%) Selenium
13 12 (20.69%) Degree
13 12 (20.69%) .NET
13 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
14 11 (18.97%) Ant
14 11 (18.97%) Cucumber
15 10 (17.24%) JPA
15 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
15 10 (17.24%) Tomcat
15 10 (17.24%) JBoss
16 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
16 9 (15.52%) Advertising

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 10 (17.24%) JBoss
1 10 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.62%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (6.90%) Apache
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (5.17%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) Mule
6 2 (3.45%) Confluence
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) SaaS
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.17%) Sage Pay
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) SSL
2 2 (3.45%) LDAP
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 2 (3.45%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.72%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.72%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Eclipse
2 15 (25.86%) Git (software)
3 14 (24.14%) Maven
4 13 (22.41%) Selenium
5 11 (18.97%) Ant
5 11 (18.97%) Cucumber
6 8 (13.79%) JIRA
7 7 (12.07%) JUnit
7 7 (12.07%) SoapUI
7 7 (12.07%) WebDriver
8 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
8 6 (10.34%) Mockito
9 4 (6.90%) Jasmine
9 4 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (5.17%) Gradle
10 3 (5.17%) Subversion
10 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
11 2 (3.45%) ClearCase
11 2 (3.45%) Grunt
11 2 (3.45%) Log4j
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Advertising
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (65.52%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Architect
4 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Architect
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (58.62%) REST
2 26 (44.83%) Web Services
3 21 (36.21%) Spring
4 18 (31.03%) XML
5 17 (29.31%) HTML
6 14 (24.14%) Hibernate
6 14 (24.14%) JSON
7 12 (20.69%) .NET
7 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
8 10 (17.24%) JPA
9 8 (13.79%) Apache Camel
10 7 (12.07%) CSS
10 7 (12.07%) jQuery
11 6 (10.34%) JSP
12 5 (8.62%) Ajax
12 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.62%) EJB
12 5 (8.62%) JMS
12 5 (8.62%) Struts
13 4 (6.90%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) iPad
3 3 (5.17%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
4 3 (5.17%) CentOS
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 3 (5.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) MVC
3 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 8 (13.79%) OO
5 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.07%) Migration
5 7 (12.07%) SDLC
5 7 (12.07%) TDD
5 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
5 7 (12.07%) Web Development
6 5 (8.62%) BDD
6 5 (8.62%) SOA
7 4 (6.90%) AOP
7 4 (6.90%) EAI
7 4 (6.90%) Front End Development
7 4 (6.90%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (6.90%) Software Delivery
8 3 (5.17%) MVVM
8 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) Java
2 24 (41.38%) SQL
3 16 (27.59%) C#
4 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.17%) ANSI C
7 3 (5.17%) C
7 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) HND
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) PayPal
2 3 (5.17%) WorldPay
3 2 (3.45%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.45%) Perforce
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.45%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.45%) Twitter
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) webMethods
4 1 (1.72%) WSO2
4 1 (1.72%) Zend
Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hyde, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago