The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 34 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.07% 2.86% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.40% 7.69% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
91 65 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 47.15% 37.14% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 80 48 117
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 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 4 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 10 (83.33%) REST
3 9 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (75.00%) Spring
3 9 (75.00%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) JUnit
3 9 (75.00%) Struts
3 9 (75.00%) JDBC
3 9 (75.00%) MVC
3 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (58.33%) JSON
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 7 (58.33%) XML
6 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (50.00%) Ant
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle
6 6 (50.00%) JSP
6 6 (50.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (50.00%) JIRA
6 6 (50.00%) Selenium
6 6 (50.00%) Maven
6 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (50.00%) BDD

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JUnit
2 6 (50.00%) Ant
2 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (50.00%) Maven
2 6 (50.00%) Mockito
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Programmer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Programmer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) jQuery
1 10 (83.33%) REST
2 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (75.00%) JDBC
2 9 (75.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) Struts
3 7 (58.33%) JSON
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) JPA
4 6 (50.00%) JSP
4 6 (50.00%) Spring Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Java EE
5 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) FuelPHP
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) BDD
4 6 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Zend