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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 85 66 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 39 59 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.27% 3.27% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.09% 7.33% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 31
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +8.10%
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
640 805 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.21% 44.67% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 528 695 683
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Runcorn - 8 £40,000 - 1
Chester +1 7 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Crewe -6 7 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Knutsford - 3 £40,000 -
Wilmslow +5 2 £33,000 -12.00%
Warrington -18 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Northwich - 2 - -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (79.52%) REST
2 61 (73.49%) Web Services
3 52 (62.65%) C#
3 52 (62.65%) .NET
4 48 (57.83%) JavaScript
5 47 (56.63%) XML
6 38 (45.78%) MVC
7 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (42.17%) SQL Server
8 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
9 33 (39.76%) WCF
10 31 (37.35%) N-Tier
10 31 (37.35%) HTML
10 31 (37.35%) WinForms
11 28 (33.73%) MS Excel
12 26 (31.33%) Java
12 26 (31.33%) SQL
12 26 (31.33%) jQuery
12 26 (31.33%) Dependency Injection
13 25 (30.12%) Windows
13 25 (30.12%) Oracle
14 23 (27.71%) Visual Studio
14 23 (27.71%) J2EE
14 23 (27.71%) Apple iOS
14 23 (27.71%) Android
15 21 (25.30%) WPF
16 19 (22.89%) Entity Framework
16 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 19 (22.89%) .NET Framework
17 18 (21.69%) Spring

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (9.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.41%) CMS
2 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.41%) WordPress
2 2 (2.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.20%) IIS
3 1 (1.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 28 (33.73%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.46%) MS Visio
2 12 (14.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) SaaS
2 7 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.43%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Wireless
2 2 (2.41%) GPRS
2 2 (2.41%) UMTS
2 2 (2.41%) SNMP
2 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.41%) Telnet
3 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (42.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.48%) MySQL
3 13 (15.66%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (13.25%) NoSQL
5 7 (8.43%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (8.43%) JasperReports
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.41%) QlikView
8 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (27.71%) Visual Studio
2 17 (20.48%) Selenium
3 16 (19.28%) JUnit
4 12 (14.46%) JIRA
4 12 (14.46%) Jenkins
5 9 (10.84%) TestNG
6 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
7 7 (8.43%) MyEclipse
8 5 (6.02%) Mercurial
9 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
10 3 (3.61%) Subversion
11 2 (2.41%) Maven
12 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (1.20%) JMeter
12 1 (1.20%) Ant
12 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.20%) Mockito
12 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Back Office
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.82%) Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Retail
4 4 (4.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (89.16%) Developer
2 25 (30.12%) Software Developer
3 19 (22.89%) .NET Developer
4 16 (19.28%) Java Developer
5 12 (14.46%) C# Developer
6 11 (13.25%) Lead Developer
6 11 (13.25%) Lead .NET Developer
7 9 (10.84%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (8.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (8.43%) Web Developer
9 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (2.41%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Junior PHP Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (79.52%) REST
2 61 (73.49%) Web Services
3 52 (62.65%) .NET
4 47 (56.63%) XML
5 33 (39.76%) WCF
6 31 (37.35%) HTML
6 31 (37.35%) WinForms
7 26 (31.33%) jQuery
8 23 (27.71%) J2EE
9 21 (25.30%) WPF
10 19 (22.89%) .NET Framework
10 19 (22.89%) Entity Framework
10 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (21.69%) Spring
12 17 (20.48%) Silverlight
12 17 (20.48%) CSS
12 17 (20.48%) ServiceStack
13 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET
13 16 (19.28%) Hibernate
14 14 (16.87%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.35%) N-Tier
2 15 (18.07%) Mobile App
3 14 (16.87%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.02%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) NHS
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.12%) Windows
2 23 (27.71%) Android
2 23 (27.71%) Apple iOS
3 17 (20.48%) Windows Phone
3 17 (20.48%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (4.82%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.41%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.20%) Linux
6 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.78%) MVC
2 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (31.33%) Dependency Injection
4 17 (20.48%) MVVM
5 16 (19.28%) Unit Testing
5 16 (19.28%) SOA
6 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
7 13 (15.66%) Scrum
8 12 (14.46%) Software Testing
8 12 (14.46%) Mentoring
9 11 (13.25%) SDLC
9 11 (13.25%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (13.25%) OO
10 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (9.64%) Web Development
12 7 (8.43%) TDD
12 7 (8.43%) OOP
12 7 (8.43%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (7.23%) Line Management
14 5 (6.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (62.65%) C#
2 48 (57.83%) JavaScript
3 26 (31.33%) Java
3 26 (31.33%) SQL
4 11 (13.25%) VB
5 9 (10.84%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.23%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.61%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) RPG
9 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (8.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
2 25 (30.12%) Oracle
3 17 (20.48%) Apple
4 7 (8.43%) VMware
5 3 (3.61%) Adobe
6 2 (2.41%) Sony
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Crewe
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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