The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 78 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 131 76 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.15% 1.99% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.60% 3.97% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 114 72 95
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SOAP
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1723 1914 2158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.47% 50.16% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1700 1979
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SOAP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Manchester

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

SOAP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -1 7 £40,500 +24.61% 2
Rochdale - 5 £48,000 -
Salford -2 1 £59,000 +81.53% 1
Sale -4 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Bury - 1 - - 1
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 130 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (57.92%) SQL
3 112 (55.45%) HTML
4 101 (50.00%) Web Services
5 99 (49.01%) CSS
6 87 (43.07%) SQL Server
7 85 (42.08%) C#
8 83 (41.09%) Java
8 83 (41.09%) .NET
9 79 (39.11%) JavaScript
10 74 (36.63%) Scrum
11 72 (35.64%) XML
12 70 (34.65%) ASP.NET
12 70 (34.65%) MVC
13 63 (31.19%) TDD
14 61 (30.20%) J2EE
15 57 (28.22%) Oracle
15 57 (28.22%) SOA
16 53 (26.24%) JSON
17 48 (23.76%) E-Commerce
18 47 (23.27%) REST
19 46 (22.77%) Microsoft
20 44 (21.78%) Degree
21 43 (21.29%) Software Engineering
21 43 (21.29%) jQuery
21 43 (21.29%) OO
21 43 (21.29%) Team Foundation Server
22 42 (20.79%) Unit Testing
23 41 (20.30%) .NET Framework
23 41 (20.30%) Java EE

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (6.93%) WebSphere
2 13 (6.44%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (5.94%) Apache
4 10 (4.95%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.95%) GlassFish
5 5 (2.48%) Node.js
6 4 (1.98%) WordPress
6 4 (1.98%) CMS
6 4 (1.98%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (1.98%) CICS
6 4 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.49%) ColdFusion
7 3 (1.49%) JBoss
7 3 (1.49%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (1.49%) Liferay
8 1 (0.50%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) Lync
8 1 (0.50%) FileNet
Applications
1 23 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (9.90%) Magento
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.48%) SaaS
2 2 (0.99%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) IaaS
3 1 (0.50%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.32%) HTTP
2 8 (3.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) NFC
3 1 (0.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (43.07%) SQL Server
2 41 (20.30%) Relational Database
3 33 (16.34%) MySQL
4 23 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (5.94%) RDBMS
6 10 (4.95%) DB2
7 9 (4.46%) OLTP
7 9 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.97%) MS Access
11 5 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.98%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.99%) DTS
13 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.50%) Informix
Development Applications
1 43 (21.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (14.36%) Eclipse
3 19 (9.41%) JUnit
4 18 (8.91%) Ant
5 17 (8.42%) SoapUI
6 12 (5.94%) Maven
7 10 (4.95%) SpecFlow
7 10 (4.95%) Subversion
8 9 (4.46%) NUnit
8 9 (4.46%) Selenium
8 9 (4.46%) MSTest
9 8 (3.96%) NetBeans
10 4 (1.98%) Toad
10 4 (1.98%) ERwin
10 4 (1.98%) Log4j
10 4 (1.98%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.49%) Mockito
11 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.49%) Hudson
11 3 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 25 (12.38%) Retail
2 18 (8.91%) Finance
3 16 (7.92%) Marketing
4 9 (4.46%) Billing
4 9 (4.46%) Games
5 6 (2.97%) Advertising
6 4 (1.98%) Banking
7 3 (1.49%) Publishing
7 3 (1.49%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.99%) Automotive
8 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.99%) Electronics
8 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 164 (81.19%) Developer
2 61 (30.20%) Java Developer
3 36 (17.82%) Software Engineer
3 36 (17.82%) Senior Developer
4 32 (15.84%) C# Developer
5 29 (14.36%) .NET Developer
6 22 (10.89%) PHP Developer
7 21 (10.40%) Java Software Engineer
8 19 (9.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 18 (8.91%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (8.42%) Software Developer
11 13 (6.44%) Lead Developer
12 11 (5.45%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (4.95%) Senior C# Developer
13 10 (4.95%) C# Software Developer
14 9 (4.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.46%) Integration Engineer
14 9 (4.46%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (55.45%) HTML
2 101 (50.00%) Web Services
3 99 (49.01%) CSS
4 83 (41.09%) .NET
5 72 (35.64%) XML
6 70 (34.65%) ASP.NET
7 61 (30.20%) J2EE
8 53 (26.24%) JSON
9 47 (23.27%) REST
10 43 (21.29%) jQuery
11 41 (20.30%) .NET Framework
11 41 (20.30%) Java EE
12 40 (19.80%) Spring
13 36 (17.82%) WCF
14 33 (16.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (14.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 30 (14.85%) Sass
16 23 (11.39%) RESTful
16 23 (11.39%) Servlets
17 20 (9.90%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.35%) N-Tier
2 17 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.93%) Mathematics
5 13 (6.44%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (4.46%) Online Games
6 9 (4.46%) Physics
7 5 (2.48%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.98%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.98%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.98%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.99%) Open Source
9 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.99%) DTV
10 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.50%) Handset
10 1 (0.50%) Replication
10 1 (0.50%) Clustering
10 1 (0.50%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.34%) Linux
2 23 (11.39%) UNIX
3 13 (6.44%) Windows
4 4 (1.98%) AIX
4 4 (1.98%) zOS
4 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.99%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (36.63%) Scrum
3 70 (34.65%) MVC
4 63 (31.19%) TDD
5 57 (28.22%) SOA
6 48 (23.76%) E-Commerce
7 43 (21.29%) OO
7 43 (21.29%) Software Engineering
8 42 (20.79%) Unit Testing
9 28 (13.86%) Domain-Driven Design
10 27 (13.37%) Mentoring
11 24 (11.88%) BDD
11 24 (11.88%) OOD
12 16 (7.92%) OOP
13 15 (7.43%) Pair Programming
13 15 (7.43%) Logistics
13 15 (7.43%) CQRS
14 13 (6.44%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (6.44%) Project Management
14 13 (6.44%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 117 (57.92%) SQL
2 85 (42.08%) C#
3 83 (41.09%) Java
4 79 (39.11%) JavaScript
5 39 (19.31%) PHP
6 29 (14.36%) T-SQL
7 12 (5.94%) Delphi
8 5 (2.48%) C++
9 4 (1.98%) COBOL
9 4 (1.98%) Python
9 4 (1.98%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.49%) VB
10 3 (1.49%) C
11 2 (0.99%) XQuery
11 2 (0.99%) XPath
11 2 (0.99%) PHP5
12 1 (0.50%) Groovy
12 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.50%) Scala
12 1 (0.50%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 44 (21.78%) Degree
2 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.99%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.50%) MCP
4 1 (0.50%) MCSD
4 1 (0.50%) CCNP
4 1 (0.50%) MCTS
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.42%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 57 (28.22%) Oracle
2 46 (22.77%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.42%) Zend
4 12 (5.94%) Embarcadero
5 9 (4.46%) IBM
6 4 (1.98%) Actimize
6 4 (1.98%) Twitter
7 3 (1.49%) Facebook
8 2 (0.99%) hybris
8 2 (0.99%) Adobe
8 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.99%) SAP
9 1 (0.50%) Progress
9 1 (0.50%) Sybase
9 1 (0.50%) VMware
9 1 (0.50%) Mitel
9 1 (0.50%) Capita
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Salford, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Support
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Sale
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago