The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 105 93 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -37
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 76 83 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.22% 2.57% 4.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 6.70% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 47 60 107
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
SOAP
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1211 1238 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.41% 38.30% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1030 1073
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SOAP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Leeds

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Leeds

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 125 (68.31%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (60.11%) Java
3 107 (58.47%) XML
4 81 (44.26%) Oracle
5 77 (42.08%) Web Services
6 64 (34.97%) .NET
7 59 (32.24%) HTTP
8 54 (29.51%) REST
9 48 (26.23%) LAMP
10 40 (21.86%) JavaScript
11 39 (21.31%) AngularJS
12 38 (20.77%) HTML
12 38 (20.77%) OO
13 37 (20.22%) CSS
13 37 (20.22%) SQL
13 37 (20.22%) Spring
14 36 (19.67%) Java EE
14 36 (19.67%) Hibernate
14 36 (19.67%) J2EE
14 36 (19.67%) Test Management
15 35 (19.13%) SOA
15 35 (19.13%) jQuery
16 34 (18.58%) HTML5
16 34 (18.58%) JUnit
16 34 (18.58%) E-Commerce
17 33 (18.03%) Software Testing
17 33 (18.03%) Selenium
18 32 (17.49%) Maven
18 32 (17.49%) JSON
19 30 (16.39%) Agile Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (7.65%) JBoss
2 13 (7.10%) CMS
3 12 (6.56%) WebSphere
3 12 (6.56%) Tomcat
4 11 (6.01%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (2.73%) IIS
7 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.55%) SAS
8 1 (0.55%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.55%) Drupal
8 1 (0.55%) WordPress
8 1 (0.55%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 5 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (32.24%) HTTP
2 11 (6.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.84%) MySQL
3 14 (7.65%) Big Data
4 13 (7.10%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.01%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (18.58%) JUnit
2 33 (18.03%) Selenium
3 32 (17.49%) Maven
4 28 (15.30%) Subversion
5 27 (14.75%) Jenkins
6 25 (13.66%) Cucumber
7 23 (12.57%) QuickTest Pro
8 16 (8.74%) SoapUI
9 14 (7.65%) JBehave
10 13 (7.10%) Git (software)
11 12 (6.56%) JMeter
12 11 (6.01%) Xcode
12 11 (6.01%) JIRA
12 11 (6.01%) Oracle Forms
13 10 (5.46%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (4.37%) FitNesse
14 8 (4.37%) SpecFlow
15 7 (3.83%) LoadRunner
16 6 (3.28%) Eclipse
16 6 (3.28%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (9.84%) Retail
2 14 (7.65%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.56%) Finance
4 8 (4.37%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Games
5 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 67 (36.61%) Developer
2 47 (25.68%) Analyst
2 47 (25.68%) Test Analyst
3 42 (22.95%) Java Developer
4 37 (20.22%) Agile Test Analyst
5 31 (16.94%) Architect
5 31 (16.94%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (10.38%) Systems Integrator
7 14 (7.65%) QA Analyst
8 11 (6.01%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.01%) iOS Developer
9 10 (5.46%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (4.37%) Consultant
11 8 (4.37%) Tester
12 7 (3.83%) Technical Support
12 7 (3.83%) Applications Support
12 7 (3.83%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (3.83%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 7 (3.83%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (58.47%) XML
2 77 (42.08%) Web Services
3 64 (34.97%) .NET
4 54 (29.51%) REST
5 48 (26.23%) LAMP
6 39 (21.31%) AngularJS
7 38 (20.77%) HTML
8 37 (20.22%) CSS
8 37 (20.22%) Spring
9 36 (19.67%) Java EE
9 36 (19.67%) J2EE
9 36 (19.67%) Hibernate
10 35 (19.13%) jQuery
11 34 (18.58%) HTML5
12 32 (17.49%) JSON
13 29 (15.85%) RESTful
14 25 (13.66%) CSS3
15 21 (11.48%) WSDL
16 19 (10.38%) Ajax
17 16 (8.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.01%) Blackberry
1 11 (6.01%) 3D Graphics
1 11 (6.01%) Computer Science
1 11 (6.01%) Social Media
1 11 (6.01%) Mobile App
2 10 (5.46%) User Experience
3 7 (3.83%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.28%) Open Source
5 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.64%) NHS
6 2 (1.09%) Ontologies
6 2 (1.09%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.55%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.38%) Linux
2 16 (8.74%) Windows
3 14 (7.65%) UNIX
4 11 (6.01%) Apple iOS
5 10 (5.46%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (68.31%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (20.77%) OO
3 36 (19.67%) Test Management
4 35 (19.13%) SOA
5 34 (18.58%) E-Commerce
6 33 (18.03%) Software Testing
7 30 (16.39%) Agile Testing
8 25 (13.66%) Software Engineering
9 22 (12.02%) RUP
10 20 (10.93%) TDD
10 20 (10.93%) BDD
11 19 (10.38%) Business Analysis
12 18 (9.84%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (8.74%) Test Automation
14 15 (8.20%) Scrum
14 15 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (7.65%) Enterprise Architecture
15 14 (7.65%) Complex Event Processing
15 14 (7.65%) Change Control
15 14 (7.65%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (60.11%) Java
2 40 (21.86%) JavaScript
3 37 (20.22%) SQL
4 19 (10.38%) PHP
5 11 (6.01%) PL/SQL
5 11 (6.01%) Objective-C
6 3 (1.64%) C#
7 2 (1.09%) SPARQL
7 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.55%) Python
8 1 (0.55%) XAML
8 1 (0.55%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 13 (7.10%) ISEB
2 12 (6.56%) Degree
3 8 (4.37%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.73%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.64%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.29%) QA
2 11 (6.01%) SLA
2 11 (6.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (5.46%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (9.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (44.26%) Oracle
2 18 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.01%) Hitachi
4 8 (4.37%) HP
5 7 (3.83%) VMware
6 2 (1.09%) Zend
7 1 (0.55%) Sencha
7 1 (0.55%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.55%) QNX
7 1 (0.55%) SAP
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