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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 76 70 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +54
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 113 121 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.31% 3.65% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.19% 8.25% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 80 99 55
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £34,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1379 1466 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.37% 44.18% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1254 1476
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport -1 6 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Bolton - 6 £40,000 -
Salford +10 3 - -
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
Wigan - 1 £27,500 - 1
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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.

1 165 (68.75%) XML
2 157 (65.42%) Java
3 150 (62.50%) Web Services
4 145 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 87 (36.25%) HTML
7 80 (33.33%) OO
8 79 (32.92%) .NET
8 79 (32.92%) CSS
9 76 (31.67%) Git (software)
10 72 (30.00%) C#
11 69 (28.75%) Scrum
11 69 (28.75%) JSON
12 67 (27.92%) SQL Server
12 67 (27.92%) REST
13 65 (27.08%) jQuery
14 64 (26.67%) SQL
15 55 (22.92%) RESTful
16 51 (21.25%) SOA
16 51 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
16 51 (21.25%) Software Engineering
17 50 (20.83%) PHP
18 48 (20.00%) ASP.NET
19 47 (19.58%) TDD
20 46 (19.17%) Oracle
20 46 (19.17%) Finance
21 45 (18.75%) Degree
21 45 (18.75%) WCF
22 43 (17.92%) Hibernate
23 40 (16.67%) PostgreSQL

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 22 (9.17%) WebSphere
2 20 (8.33%) Apache
3 15 (6.25%) Mule
3 15 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.42%) Node.js
5 11 (4.58%) JBoss
6 9 (3.75%) IIS
6 9 (3.75%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.33%) nginx
8 6 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.67%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.25%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (1.25%) WordPress
11 1 (0.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) MS Office
2 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (12.08%) Magento
2 4 (1.67%) Visualfiles
3 3 (1.25%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.50%) SaaS
2 14 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 12 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (5.00%) PaaS
4 11 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (3.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (1.67%) Office 365
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.75%) HTTP
2 8 (3.33%) SSL
3 2 (0.83%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.42%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (27.92%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (7.92%) MySQL
4 17 (7.08%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.83%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (5.00%) Couchbase
6 12 (5.00%) Hazelcast
7 9 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.75%) Redis
8 8 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (2.50%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.25%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.83%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.42%) Big Data
12 1 (0.42%) DB2
12 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 76 (31.67%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.92%) NUnit
3 29 (12.08%) Mercurial
4 27 (11.25%) Oracle Forms
5 25 (10.42%) MSTest
5 25 (10.42%) PhpStorm
6 17 (7.08%) Selenium
7 16 (6.67%) Maven
8 15 (6.25%) Appium
8 15 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 15 (6.25%) Jenkins
9 13 (5.42%) JUnit
10 12 (5.00%) Calabash
10 12 (5.00%) git-flow
10 12 (5.00%) Hudson
10 12 (5.00%) JIRA
10 12 (5.00%) Redmine
10 12 (5.00%) SoapUI
11 10 (4.17%) Cucumber
11 10 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (19.17%) Finance
2 19 (7.92%) Retail
3 6 (2.50%) Games
4 3 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.83%) Back Office
5 2 (0.83%) Banking
5 2 (0.83%) Law
5 2 (0.83%) Legal
5 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 153 (63.75%) Developer
2 70 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 63 (26.25%) Senior Developer
4 41 (17.08%) Software Engineer
5 36 (15.00%) PHP Developer
6 32 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 26 (10.83%) Magento Developer
7 26 (10.83%) PHP Magento Developer
8 25 (10.42%) .NET Software Engineer
8 25 (10.42%) C# Software Engineer
8 25 (10.42%) Senior Magento Developer
8 25 (10.42%) Senior PHP Developer
8 25 (10.42%) Software Developer
9 22 (9.17%) C# Developer
10 19 (7.92%) .NET Developer
11 18 (7.50%) Architect
12 15 (6.25%) Analyst
12 15 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (6.25%) Java Engineer
12 15 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (68.75%) XML
2 150 (62.50%) Web Services
3 87 (36.25%) HTML
4 79 (32.92%) .NET
4 79 (32.92%) CSS
5 69 (28.75%) JSON
6 67 (27.92%) REST
7 65 (27.08%) jQuery
8 55 (22.92%) RESTful
9 48 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 45 (18.75%) WCF
11 43 (17.92%) Hibernate
12 40 (16.67%) LINQ
13 37 (15.42%) J2EE
13 37 (15.42%) JMS
13 37 (15.42%) Middleware
14 33 (13.75%) HTML5
15 32 (13.33%) WPF
16 29 (12.08%) AngularJS
17 28 (11.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.75%) Mobile App
2 19 (7.92%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 12 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (4.17%) iPad
6 3 (1.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.83%) Statistics
7 2 (0.83%) Telematics
7 2 (0.83%) User Experience
8 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.42%) FMCG
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.58%) Windows
2 21 (8.75%) Apple iOS
3 17 (7.08%) Android
4 14 (5.83%) Linux
5 6 (2.50%) Unix
6 3 (1.25%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (33.33%) OO
3 69 (28.75%) Scrum
4 51 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (21.25%) SOA
4 51 (21.25%) Software Engineering
5 47 (19.58%) TDD
6 39 (16.25%) Web Development
7 37 (15.42%) Line Management
7 37 (15.42%) OOD
8 36 (15.00%) MVC
9 35 (14.58%) E-Commerce
10 31 (12.92%) UML
10 31 (12.92%) Unit Testing
11 29 (12.08%) BDD
12 27 (11.25%) Automated Testing
12 27 (11.25%) DSDM
12 27 (11.25%) Mentoring
12 27 (11.25%) RUP
13 26 (10.83%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 157 (65.42%) Java
2 90 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 72 (30.00%) C#
4 64 (26.67%) SQL
5 50 (20.83%) PHP
6 34 (14.17%) T-SQL
7 32 (13.33%) C++
8 26 (10.83%) PL/SQL
9 18 (7.50%) Objective-C
10 14 (5.83%) C
11 12 (5.00%) Python
12 10 (4.17%) VBA
13 9 (3.75%) Go
13 9 (3.75%) Ruby
14 5 (2.08%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.67%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.67%) VBScript
16 3 (1.25%) Embedded C
16 3 (1.25%) Scala
17 2 (0.83%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 45 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.17%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (8.75%) Docker
2 4 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (19.17%) Oracle
2 29 (12.08%) Zend
3 27 (11.25%) Google
4 24 (10.00%) webMethods
5 23 (9.58%) Microsoft
6 17 (7.08%) Apple
7 15 (6.25%) WSO2
8 13 (5.42%) Perforce
9 7 (2.92%) IBM
10 6 (2.50%) MuleSoft
11 5 (2.08%) Software AG
11 5 (2.08%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.25%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.25%) Facebook
12 3 (1.25%) HP
13 2 (0.83%) SAP
13 2 (0.83%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.42%) Chordiant
14 1 (0.42%) Twitter
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