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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 76 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 44 65 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.60% 3.62% 4.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 7.65% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 65
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
626 850 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.93% 47.30% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 511 684 726
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +9 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Chester +12 5 £37,500 - 2
Warrington -10 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Runcorn -2 1 £40,000 - 1
Northwich - 1 £32,500 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 59 (72.84%) .NET
2 55 (67.90%) REST
3 54 (66.67%) C#
4 51 (62.96%) Web Services
5 48 (59.26%) JavaScript
6 39 (48.15%) XML
6 39 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (45.68%) MVC
8 34 (41.98%) jQuery
9 32 (39.51%) HTML
9 32 (39.51%) SQL Server
9 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
10 31 (38.27%) SQL
11 28 (34.57%) CSS
11 28 (34.57%) WCF
12 25 (30.86%) Windows
12 25 (30.86%) MySQL
13 24 (29.63%) Java
13 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET
14 23 (28.40%) Finance
15 21 (25.93%) TDD
15 21 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (24.69%) MS Excel
17 19 (23.46%) SOA
17 19 (23.46%) LINQ
18 18 (22.22%) WPF
19 17 (20.99%) Visual Studio
19 17 (20.99%) OOP
19 17 (20.99%) OO
19 17 (20.99%) Oracle

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (12.35%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.11%) Apache
3 7 (8.64%) IIS
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.47%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.47%) Confluence
5 2 (2.47%) Node.js
5 2 (2.47%) Mule
5 2 (2.47%) JBoss
5 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.23%) nginx
6 1 (1.23%) uWSGI
Applications
1 20 (24.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Project
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.81%) SaaS
3 8 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) HTTP
2 4 (4.94%) Wireless
3 2 (2.47%) GPRS
3 2 (2.47%) UMTS
3 2 (2.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (39.51%) SQL Server
2 25 (30.86%) MySQL
3 12 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.17%) JasperReports
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.94%) QlikView
6 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.47%) DB2
8 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (20.99%) Visual Studio
1 17 (20.99%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.28%) Selenium
3 12 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 11 (13.58%) NUnit
5 10 (12.35%) JIRA
6 8 (9.88%) Eclipse
7 7 (8.64%) JUnit
8 6 (7.41%) SoapUI
8 6 (7.41%) TestNG
9 5 (6.17%) JMeter
9 5 (6.17%) MyEclipse
10 4 (4.94%) Ant
11 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
11 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.47%) MSTest
12 2 (2.47%) SpecFlow
12 2 (2.47%) Subversion
13 1 (1.23%) CruiseControl
General
1 23 (28.40%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Back Office
3 4 (4.94%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (90.12%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) .NET Developer
3 18 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Web Developer
5 14 (17.28%) C# Developer
6 12 (14.81%) Lead .NET Developer
6 12 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 12 (14.81%) Lead Developer
7 9 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (6.17%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (4.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.94%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
12 2 (2.47%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (72.84%) .NET
2 55 (67.90%) REST
3 51 (62.96%) Web Services
4 39 (48.15%) XML
5 34 (41.98%) jQuery
6 32 (39.51%) HTML
7 28 (34.57%) CSS
7 28 (34.57%) WCF
8 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET
9 19 (23.46%) LINQ
10 18 (22.22%) WPF
11 17 (20.99%) JSON
12 16 (19.75%) WinForms
13 15 (18.52%) J2EE
14 14 (17.28%) Ajax
15 12 (14.81%) AngularJS
16 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (12.35%) XHTML
17 9 (11.11%) Hibernate
17 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) N-Tier
2 9 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.64%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.17%) User Experience
6 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.41%) Android
3 4 (4.94%) Linux
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Phone
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (2.47%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.47%) UNIX
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.68%) MVC
3 21 (25.93%) TDD
3 21 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (23.46%) SOA
5 17 (20.99%) OOP
5 17 (20.99%) OO
6 14 (17.28%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (16.05%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (13.58%) Mentoring
9 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 8 (9.88%) BDD
10 8 (9.88%) UML
11 7 (8.64%) Scrum
11 7 (8.64%) DevOps
11 7 (8.64%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (7.41%) Web Development
13 5 (6.17%) Automated Testing
13 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 54 (66.67%) C#
2 48 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 31 (38.27%) SQL
4 24 (29.63%) Java
5 11 (13.58%) VB.NET
6 9 (11.11%) VB
7 8 (9.88%) VBA
8 5 (6.17%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.94%) PHP
10 3 (3.70%) Ruby
10 3 (3.70%) Python
11 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.47%) RPG
12 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
1 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.99%) Oracle
3 8 (9.88%) VMware
4 3 (3.70%) Apple
4 3 (3.70%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.47%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.47%) BT
5 2 (2.47%) Perforce
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
Posted: 24 days ago