The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 128 63 91
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +28
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 73 126 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.92% 3.80% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.28% 9.74% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 58 108 93
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £33,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
1706 1294 1662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.79% 39.01% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1462 1132 1471
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 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 23 February 2017.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

SOAP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham -19 11 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Stockport +5 8 £50,000 +25.00%
Bolton -22 4 £23,500 -41.25%
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 102 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (59.46%) Java
3 86 (58.11%) Web Services
4 72 (48.65%) SQL
5 67 (45.27%) Scrum
6 65 (43.92%) XML
7 64 (43.24%) HTML
8 63 (42.57%) JavaScript
9 58 (39.19%) TDD
10 55 (37.16%) .NET
11 54 (36.49%) OO
12 52 (35.14%) CSS
13 51 (34.46%) Software Engineering
14 50 (33.78%) REST
15 49 (33.11%) C#
16 45 (30.41%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (30.41%) RESTful
17 44 (29.73%) jQuery
17 44 (29.73%) Finance
18 40 (27.03%) C++
19 38 (25.68%) Spring
20 37 (25.00%) Eclipse
20 37 (25.00%) Hibernate
21 36 (24.32%) UML
22 35 (23.65%) JUnit
22 35 (23.65%) ASP.NET
23 33 (22.30%) WCF
23 33 (22.30%) Git (software)
24 32 (21.62%) NUnit
25 30 (20.27%) Jenkins

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (12.16%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.08%) Confluence
2 9 (6.08%) JBoss
3 7 (4.73%) Apache
3 7 (4.73%) nginx
4 6 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.03%) Liferay
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.68%) CICS
6 1 (0.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.68%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.05%) HTTP
3 2 (1.35%) IMAP
3 2 (1.35%) SMTP
3 2 (1.35%) SS7
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) FTP
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) SSL
4 1 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.19%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (12.16%) MySQL
4 15 (10.14%) MongoDB
5 14 (9.46%) NoSQL
6 11 (7.43%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.35%) Big Data
7 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.68%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.68%) DB2
8 1 (0.68%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) Redis
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 35 (23.65%) JUnit
3 33 (22.30%) Git (software)
4 32 (21.62%) NUnit
5 30 (20.27%) Jenkins
6 26 (17.57%) MSTest
7 19 (12.84%) Ant
8 14 (9.46%) IntelliJ
8 14 (9.46%) JIRA
9 13 (8.78%) Mockito
9 13 (8.78%) Selenium
10 12 (8.11%) SoapUI
11 11 (7.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (7.43%) Subversion
12 10 (6.76%) JMeter
12 10 (6.76%) Maven
13 9 (6.08%) Bitbucket
13 9 (6.08%) jMock
14 8 (5.41%) Vagrant
15 7 (4.73%) Gradle
General
1 44 (29.73%) Finance
2 13 (8.78%) Retail
3 9 (6.08%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.73%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.05%) Electronics
6 5 (3.38%) Banking
7 4 (2.70%) Marketing
8 3 (2.03%) Games
9 1 (0.68%) Law
9 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (63.51%) Developer
2 44 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 34 (22.97%) Software Engineer
4 32 (21.62%) C# Software Engineer
5 28 (18.92%) Senior Developer
6 26 (17.57%) .NET Software Engineer
7 22 (14.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (11.49%) Software Developer
9 11 (7.43%) .NET Developer
9 11 (7.43%) Analyst
9 11 (7.43%) Embedded Developer
9 11 (7.43%) Embedded Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 11 (7.43%) Linux Developer
9 11 (7.43%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (6.76%) PHP Developer
11 8 (5.41%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.41%) Test Analyst
12 7 (4.73%) Architect
13 6 (4.05%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (58.11%) Web Services
2 65 (43.92%) XML
3 64 (43.24%) HTML
4 55 (37.16%) .NET
5 52 (35.14%) CSS
6 50 (33.78%) REST
7 45 (30.41%) RESTful
8 44 (29.73%) jQuery
9 38 (25.68%) Spring
10 37 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 35 (23.65%) ASP.NET
12 33 (22.30%) WCF
13 29 (19.59%) WPF
14 28 (18.92%) LINQ
15 26 (17.57%) JDBC
15 26 (17.57%) Silverlight
15 26 (17.57%) WF
15 26 (17.57%) XSLT
16 25 (16.89%) JSON
17 23 (15.54%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.84%) iPad
2 12 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.11%) Device Driver
3 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.03%) Replication
5 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) User Experience
6 1 (0.68%) Blog
6 1 (0.68%) Fintech
6 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.68%) SCADA
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
6 1 (0.68%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.86%) Linux
2 19 (12.84%) Windows
3 12 (8.11%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (3.38%) Android
4 5 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.03%) Unix
6 2 (1.35%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.68%) Debian
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (45.27%) Scrum
3 58 (39.19%) TDD
4 54 (36.49%) OO
5 51 (34.46%) Software Engineering
6 45 (30.41%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (24.32%) UML
8 28 (18.92%) BDD
9 26 (17.57%) DSDM
9 26 (17.57%) Mentoring
9 26 (17.57%) MVC
9 26 (17.57%) MVVM
9 26 (17.57%) RUP
9 26 (17.57%) Service Delivery
9 26 (17.57%) Use Case
10 16 (10.81%) OOP
11 14 (9.46%) Unit Testing
12 12 (8.11%) Device Driver Development
13 11 (7.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
14 10 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 88 (59.46%) Java
2 72 (48.65%) SQL
3 63 (42.57%) JavaScript
4 49 (33.11%) C#
5 40 (27.03%) C++
6 28 (18.92%) T-SQL
7 26 (17.57%) PL/SQL
8 24 (16.22%) PHP
9 15 (10.14%) C
10 14 (9.46%) Embedded C
11 12 (8.11%) Embedded C++
12 7 (4.73%) VB.NET
13 6 (4.05%) Haskell
14 4 (2.70%) Python
14 4 (2.70%) Ruby
15 2 (1.35%) Groovy
15 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.68%) Go
16 1 (0.68%) JCL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.46%) Degree
2 8 (5.41%) HNC
2 8 (5.41%) HND
3 1 (0.68%) ISEB
3 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.38%) WCAG
2 4 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.76%) Docker
2 6 (4.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (4.05%) Varnish
3 2 (1.35%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) Puppet
2 2 (1.35%) Packer
3 1 (0.68%) Ansible
3 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 18 (12.16%) Oracle
2 14 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.08%) HP
4 8 (5.41%) Cadence
5 3 (2.03%) SAP
5 3 (2.03%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.35%) VMware
6 2 (1.35%) Zend
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe
7 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
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