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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 78 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 44 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.51% 3.25% 3.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.85% 7.25% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 57
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,100 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
642 786 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.69% 44.81% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 538 657 706
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Crewe +5 16 £43,750 -12.50% 2
Runcorn - 7 £40,000 - 1
Chester - 5 £42,500 -
Wilmslow 0 2 £33,000 -12.00%
Warrington -25 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 67 (82.72%) REST
2 58 (71.60%) Web Services
3 54 (66.67%) .NET
4 52 (64.20%) C#
5 47 (58.02%) XML
6 45 (55.56%) JavaScript
7 39 (48.15%) SQL Server
7 39 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (46.91%) MVC
9 36 (44.44%) Microsoft
10 35 (43.21%) WCF
11 29 (35.80%) WinForms
11 29 (35.80%) MS Excel
11 29 (35.80%) N-Tier
12 26 (32.10%) Windows
12 26 (32.10%) Dependency Injection
13 25 (30.86%) HTML
14 24 (29.63%) SQL
15 23 (28.40%) Java
16 22 (27.16%) WPF
16 22 (27.16%) jQuery
16 22 (27.16%) Oracle
17 21 (25.93%) Visual Studio
17 21 (25.93%) J2EE
17 21 (25.93%) Android
17 21 (25.93%) Apple iOS
18 20 (24.69%) Finance
19 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
20 17 (20.99%) SOA
20 17 (20.99%) Entity Framework

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) IIS
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 29 (35.80%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
2 10 (12.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) SaaS
2 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Wireless
2 2 (2.47%) GPRS
2 2 (2.47%) UMTS
2 2 (2.47%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) SNMP
2 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.47%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.75%) MySQL
3 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
3 13 (16.05%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (8.64%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (8.64%) JasperReports
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.94%) QlikView
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 16 (19.75%) Selenium
3 14 (17.28%) JUnit
4 12 (14.81%) Jenkins
5 11 (13.58%) JIRA
6 9 (11.11%) TestNG
7 8 (9.88%) Eclipse
8 7 (8.64%) MyEclipse
9 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
10 3 (3.70%) NUnit
10 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
11 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.47%) JMeter
12 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 20 (24.69%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Back Office
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (91.36%) Developer
2 26 (32.10%) Software Developer
3 23 (28.40%) .NET Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Java Developer
5 13 (16.05%) Lead Developer
5 13 (16.05%) Lead .NET Developer
5 13 (16.05%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.35%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (9.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.47%) J2EE Developer
11 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.47%) .NET Web Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (2.47%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.47%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (82.72%) REST
2 58 (71.60%) Web Services
3 54 (66.67%) .NET
4 47 (58.02%) XML
5 35 (43.21%) WCF
6 29 (35.80%) WinForms
7 25 (30.86%) HTML
8 22 (27.16%) WPF
8 22 (27.16%) jQuery
9 21 (25.93%) J2EE
10 19 (23.46%) .NET Framework
11 17 (20.99%) Entity Framework
12 16 (19.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (18.52%) ServiceStack
13 15 (18.52%) Silverlight
13 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
14 14 (17.28%) Hibernate
14 14 (17.28%) Spring
14 14 (17.28%) JSON
15 13 (16.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.80%) N-Tier
2 15 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 14 (17.28%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.17%) User Experience
5 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.10%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) Android
2 21 (25.93%) Apple iOS
3 15 (18.52%) Windows Phone
3 15 (18.52%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.47%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (46.91%) MVC
3 26 (32.10%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (20.99%) SOA
5 16 (19.75%) Unit Testing
6 15 (18.52%) MVVM
7 13 (16.05%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (16.05%) Scrum
8 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.35%) Software Testing
9 10 (12.35%) OO
10 9 (11.11%) TDD
10 9 (11.11%) SDLC
11 8 (9.88%) OOP
12 7 (8.64%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (7.41%) Line Management
14 5 (6.17%) BDD
14 5 (6.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (64.20%) C#
2 45 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 24 (29.63%) SQL
4 23 (28.40%) Java
5 11 (13.58%) VB
6 7 (8.64%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.70%) VBA
8 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.16%) Oracle
3 15 (18.52%) Apple
4 8 (9.88%) VMware
5 3 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
Runcorn, Cheshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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