The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 38 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 5 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.97% 2.61% 13.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.35% 7.06% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 21
Average salary £32,500 £48,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.98% +29.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SOAP
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 85 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.77% 36.96% 55.14%
Number of salaries quoted 60 78 100
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SOAP
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Chester region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Chester

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSL
1 5 (100.00%) Informix
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 5 (100.00%) Compuware
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) Introscope
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Perforce
1 5 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Informix
1 5 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Introscope
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Mockito
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JDBC
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSL
1 5 (100.00%) WSDL
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-RPC
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) RESTful
1 5 (100.00%) PowerMock
1 5 (100.00%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Compuware
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Perforce
Chester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago