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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 81 62 132
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +70
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 115 101 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.10% 3.89% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.58% 10.07% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 72 62 21
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
1200 1003 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.40% 38.61% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 917 802 992
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 28 August 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Leeds

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 140 (64.52%) XML
2 124 (57.14%) Web Services
3 100 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (35.48%) WSDL
5 71 (32.72%) Java
6 68 (31.34%) SQL
7 61 (28.11%) Test Management
8 58 (26.73%) Selenium
8 58 (26.73%) .NET
9 48 (22.12%) REST
9 48 (22.12%) Oracle
10 45 (20.74%) SQL Server
11 40 (18.43%) JSON
12 39 (17.97%) Software Testing
12 39 (17.97%) Cucumber
12 39 (17.97%) Agile Testing
12 39 (17.97%) Windows
13 38 (17.51%) JUnit
14 37 (17.05%) TDD
14 37 (17.05%) Spring
15 36 (16.59%) RESTful
15 36 (16.59%) Internet
16 34 (15.67%) HTTP
16 34 (15.67%) Spring MVC
17 32 (14.75%) QA
17 32 (14.75%) HP Quality Center
17 32 (14.75%) E-Commerce
18 31 (14.29%) J2EE
18 31 (14.29%) MySQL
18 31 (14.29%) XSD

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (11.52%) IIS
2 22 (10.14%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 9 (4.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (3.23%) CMS
6 6 (2.76%) Drupal
7 3 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.92%) SAS
8 2 (0.92%) WordPress
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.59%) Internet
2 34 (15.67%) HTTP
3 4 (1.84%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) FTP
4 1 (0.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.29%) MySQL
3 24 (11.06%) Big Data
4 4 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 58 (26.73%) Selenium
2 39 (17.97%) Cucumber
3 38 (17.51%) JUnit
4 29 (13.36%) Maven
5 26 (11.98%) QuickTest Pro
6 24 (11.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (11.06%) JBehave
7 16 (7.37%) FitNesse
7 16 (7.37%) SpecFlow
8 15 (6.91%) SoapUI
9 14 (6.45%) JMeter
10 9 (4.15%) Visual Studio
11 7 (3.23%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.84%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.38%) Subversion
14 2 (0.92%) Selenium IDE
14 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
15 1 (0.46%) JProfiler
15 1 (0.46%) Mockito
General
1 24 (11.06%) Telecoms
2 20 (9.22%) Finance
3 8 (3.69%) Marketing
4 5 (2.30%) Retail
5 4 (1.84%) Games
6 2 (0.92%) Automotive
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
7 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (33.18%) Analyst
2 67 (30.88%) Test Analyst
3 64 (29.49%) Developer
4 55 (25.35%) Agile Test Analyst
5 35 (16.13%) Java Developer
6 34 (15.67%) Consultant
7 31 (14.29%) Applications Support
8 21 (9.68%) Applications Consultant
9 20 (9.22%) Support Consultant
9 20 (9.22%) Applications Support Consultant
10 18 (8.29%) Architect
10 18 (8.29%) Tester
11 17 (7.83%) Senior Developer
12 14 (6.45%) QA Analyst
13 12 (5.53%) Technical Consultant
13 12 (5.53%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (4.61%) Software Developer
14 10 (4.61%) Technical Support
14 10 (4.61%) Software Tester
15 8 (3.69%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (64.52%) XML
2 124 (57.14%) Web Services
3 77 (35.48%) WSDL
4 58 (26.73%) .NET
5 48 (22.12%) REST
6 40 (18.43%) JSON
7 37 (17.05%) Spring
8 36 (16.59%) RESTful
9 34 (15.67%) Spring MVC
10 31 (14.29%) J2EE
10 31 (14.29%) XSD
10 31 (14.29%) Hibernate
11 28 (12.90%) AngularJS
12 23 (10.60%) JMS
13 22 (10.14%) WebSphere MQ
13 22 (10.14%) JDBC
13 22 (10.14%) Apache Wicket
13 22 (10.14%) JPA
13 22 (10.14%) Apache Camel
13 22 (10.14%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.30%) W3C
2 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.38%) NHS
3 1 (0.46%) Open Source
3 1 (0.46%) Online Games
3 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.97%) Windows
2 26 (11.98%) Linux
3 24 (11.06%) UNIX
4 19 (8.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.11%) Test Management
3 39 (17.97%) Software Testing
3 39 (17.97%) Agile Testing
4 37 (17.05%) TDD
5 32 (14.75%) E-Commerce
6 31 (14.29%) BDD
7 30 (13.82%) Dependency Injection
8 29 (13.36%) Test Automation
8 29 (13.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 27 (12.44%) SOA
10 24 (11.06%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (11.06%) Scrum
10 24 (11.06%) Complex Event Processing
11 21 (9.68%) MVC
12 17 (7.83%) ITIL
13 16 (7.37%) Usability Testing
13 16 (7.37%) User Stories
14 15 (6.91%) Automated Testing
15 13 (5.99%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (32.72%) Java
2 68 (31.34%) SQL
3 14 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.61%) C#
5 9 (4.15%) PHP
6 6 (2.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.92%) PHP5
8 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.45%) ISEB
2 8 (3.69%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.30%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (2.30%) Degree
5 2 (0.92%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.75%) QA
2 10 (4.61%) HL7
3 2 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (14.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (22.12%) Oracle
2 30 (13.82%) Microsoft
3 24 (11.06%) JBoss
4 21 (9.68%) HP
5 17 (7.83%) VMware
6 2 (0.92%) Zend
7 1 (0.46%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.46%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum c£70k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Blue chip package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239 - £47088 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 13 days ago