The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 76 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 122 78 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.22% 2.80% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.98% 7.53% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 64 48
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1359 1036 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.82% 37.21% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 871 1081
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Leeds

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 143 (67.14%) Web Services
2 140 (65.73%) XML
3 111 (52.11%) WSDL
4 86 (40.38%) Test Management
5 71 (33.33%) Selenium
6 69 (32.39%) Windows
7 68 (31.92%) SQL
8 65 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (26.76%) Internet
9 57 (26.76%) SQL Server
10 54 (25.35%) IIS
11 52 (24.41%) .NET
12 48 (22.54%) Team Foundation Server
13 45 (21.13%) Automated Testing
14 44 (20.66%) Java
15 42 (19.72%) XSD
15 42 (19.72%) Microsoft
15 42 (19.72%) Test Automation
16 38 (17.84%) Usability Testing
17 37 (17.37%) HP Quality Center
17 37 (17.37%) HP
18 36 (16.90%) FitNesse
18 36 (16.90%) QA
18 36 (16.90%) SpecFlow
18 36 (16.90%) User Stories
19 35 (16.43%) E-Commerce
20 34 (15.96%) Finance
20 34 (15.96%) Agile Testing
21 31 (14.55%) Cucumber
21 31 (14.55%) BDD

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 54 (25.35%) IIS
2 18 (8.45%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.88%) Apache
6 2 (0.94%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.94%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (0.94%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Project
2 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (26.76%) Internet
2 26 (12.21%) Firewall
3 5 (2.35%) Intranet
4 2 (0.94%) HTTP
5 1 (0.47%) LDAP
5 1 (0.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.27%) MySQL
3 6 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.35%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.41%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 71 (33.33%) Selenium
2 48 (22.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (16.90%) FitNesse
3 36 (16.90%) SpecFlow
4 31 (14.55%) Cucumber
5 23 (10.80%) SoapUI
6 22 (10.33%) InstallShield
6 22 (10.33%) Maven
7 19 (8.92%) JUnit
8 15 (7.04%) QuickTest Pro
9 12 (5.63%) Visual Studio
9 12 (5.63%) JBehave
10 7 (3.29%) MSTest
11 6 (2.82%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.35%) Subversion
13 3 (1.41%) Eclipse RCP
13 3 (1.41%) Ant
13 3 (1.41%) MyEclipse
13 3 (1.41%) Hudson
13 3 (1.41%) JProfiler
General
1 34 (15.96%) Finance
2 20 (9.39%) Games
3 4 (1.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.94%) Publishing
4 2 (0.94%) Multimedia
4 2 (0.94%) Automotive
4 2 (0.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.47%) Advertising
5 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (30.05%) Analyst
2 48 (22.54%) Test Analyst
3 46 (21.60%) Consultant
4 43 (20.19%) Developer
5 40 (18.78%) Support Consultant
6 38 (17.84%) Technical Support
7 33 (15.49%) Test Engineer
8 32 (15.02%) Software Engineer
8 32 (15.02%) Agile Test Analyst
9 31 (14.55%) Software Test Engineer
10 27 (12.68%) Technical Consultant
11 26 (12.21%) Java Developer
12 25 (11.74%) Applications Support
13 21 (9.86%) Technical Support Consultant
14 19 (8.92%) Applications Consultant
14 19 (8.92%) Applications Support Consultant
15 16 (7.51%) Technical Analyst
16 12 (5.63%) Support Analyst
16 12 (5.63%) Tester
16 12 (5.63%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (67.14%) Web Services
2 140 (65.73%) XML
3 111 (52.11%) WSDL
4 52 (24.41%) .NET
5 42 (19.72%) XSD
6 31 (14.55%) Spring
7 27 (12.68%) Hibernate
8 26 (12.21%) jQuery
9 23 (10.80%) J2EE
10 17 (7.98%) JPA
11 16 (7.51%) Apache Wicket
11 16 (7.51%) JMS
12 15 (7.04%) JAXB
13 14 (6.57%) CSS
14 13 (6.10%) ASP.NET
15 11 (5.16%) Ajax
15 11 (5.16%) Spring Integration
16 10 (4.69%) XSLT
17 9 (4.23%) REST
18 8 (3.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.27%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.35%) W3C
3 3 (1.41%) Web 2.0
3 3 (1.41%) Chemistry
4 2 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (0.94%) DataPower
4 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.47%) Online Games
5 1 (0.47%) Open Source
5 1 (0.47%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (32.39%) Windows
2 28 (13.15%) Windows XP
3 18 (8.45%) UNIX
4 17 (7.98%) Linux
5 11 (5.16%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.41%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (40.38%) Test Management
2 65 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (21.13%) Automated Testing
4 42 (19.72%) Test Automation
5 38 (17.84%) Usability Testing
6 36 (16.90%) User Stories
7 35 (16.43%) E-Commerce
8 34 (15.96%) Agile Testing
9 31 (14.55%) BDD
10 27 (12.68%) TDD
11 25 (11.74%) Software Testing
12 20 (9.39%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (6.57%) Business Analysis
13 14 (6.57%) ATDD
14 11 (5.16%) Information Management
14 11 (5.16%) Technical Architecture
15 10 (4.69%) ITIL
16 9 (4.23%) DSDM
16 9 (4.23%) MVC
17 7 (3.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.92%) SQL
2 44 (20.66%) Java
3 29 (13.62%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.63%) C#
5 7 (3.29%) PHP
6 5 (2.35%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.88%) C++
8 3 (1.41%) C
8 3 (1.41%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.41%) PHP5
8 3 (1.41%) Groovy
9 2 (0.94%) VB6
9 2 (0.94%) VBScript
9 2 (0.94%) VB
10 1 (0.47%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 18 (8.45%) ISEB
2 15 (7.04%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.88%) Degree
4 1 (0.47%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (16.90%) QA
2 15 (7.04%) SLA
3 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (17.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 37 (17.37%) HP
3 17 (7.98%) JBoss
3 17 (7.98%) Oracle
4 10 (4.69%) VMware
5 3 (1.41%) Google
5 3 (1.41%) Red Gate
6 2 (0.94%) IBM
6 2 (0.94%) Kony
7 1 (0.47%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe
7 1 (0.47%) Metastorm
7 1 (0.47%) Zend
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