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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 98 77 114
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +37
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 87 127 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.41% 3.54% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.75% 8.52% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 62
Median salary £51,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
1512 1490 1755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.88% 41.48% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1311 1277 1475
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -15 2 - - 2
Wigan - 2 £28,750 -
Bolton - 2 £35,000 - 1
Salford +12 1 - -
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Sale - 1 £35,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 152 (71.36%) Java
2 149 (69.95%) Web Services
3 137 (64.32%) XML
4 132 (61.97%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (42.72%) JavaScript
6 79 (37.09%) HTML
7 75 (35.21%) OO
8 73 (34.27%) .NET
9 69 (32.39%) CSS
9 69 (32.39%) Scrum
10 67 (31.46%) SQL
11 63 (29.58%) RESTful
12 62 (29.11%) REST
13 60 (28.17%) JSON
13 60 (28.17%) C#
14 56 (26.29%) Oracle
14 56 (26.29%) Finance
15 54 (25.35%) SQL Server
15 54 (25.35%) Git (software)
15 54 (25.35%) jQuery
16 47 (22.07%) Hibernate
17 43 (20.19%) Degree
18 42 (19.72%) PostgreSQL
18 42 (19.72%) J2EE
19 41 (19.25%) ASP.NET
20 40 (18.78%) Software Engineering
21 38 (17.84%) TDD
21 38 (17.84%) Unit Testing
22 37 (17.37%) WCF
23 36 (16.90%) PHP

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 13 (6.10%) WebSphere
2 11 (5.16%) JBoss
2 11 (5.16%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.23%) nginx
4 8 (3.76%) CMS
4 8 (3.76%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.29%) Apache
5 7 (3.29%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.35%) Confluence
7 4 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.88%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.88%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.41%) IIS
8 3 (1.41%) Mule
9 1 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.47%) CICS
9 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (2.35%) MS Office
2 4 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (8.45%) Magento
2 4 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 8 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.88%) Office 365
4 4 (1.88%) SaaS
5 3 (1.41%) IaaS
6 2 (0.94%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.63%) HTTP
2 9 (4.23%) SSL
3 6 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.88%) DNS
4 4 (1.88%) Internet
4 4 (1.88%) MPLS
4 4 (1.88%) WebEx
5 3 (1.41%) Broadband
6 1 (0.47%) Firewall
6 1 (0.47%) FTP
6 1 (0.47%) SNMP
6 1 (0.47%) Telnet
6 1 (0.47%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.35%) SQL Server
2 42 (19.72%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (11.27%) MongoDB
4 18 (8.45%) MySQL
4 18 (8.45%) NoSQL
5 15 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.16%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.69%) Redis
8 7 (3.29%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.35%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.94%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.94%) DB2
10 2 (0.94%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.47%) Big Data
11 1 (0.47%) MS Access
11 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 54 (25.35%) Git (software)
2 29 (13.62%) NUnit
3 25 (11.74%) Eclipse
3 25 (11.74%) MSTest
4 24 (11.27%) Oracle Forms
5 20 (9.39%) JUnit
6 18 (8.45%) Mercurial
7 17 (7.98%) Ant
7 17 (7.98%) PhpStorm
8 16 (7.51%) Appium
9 14 (6.57%) Redmine
9 14 (6.57%) Selenium
10 13 (6.10%) IntelliJ
10 13 (6.10%) Jenkins
11 12 (5.63%) Calabash
12 11 (5.16%) JIRA
12 11 (5.16%) SoapUI
13 9 (4.23%) JMeter
13 9 (4.23%) Subversion
14 8 (3.76%) Maven
General
1 56 (26.29%) Finance
2 7 (3.29%) Retail
3 5 (2.35%) Games
4 4 (1.88%) Publishing
5 3 (1.41%) Banking
5 3 (1.41%) Legal
5 3 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (55.87%) Developer
2 66 (30.99%) Java Developer
3 59 (27.70%) Senior Developer
4 36 (16.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (13.15%) Software Engineer
6 25 (11.74%) .NET Software Engineer
6 25 (11.74%) C# Software Engineer
7 24 (11.27%) PHP Developer
8 23 (10.80%) Architect
9 19 (8.92%) Analyst
10 18 (8.45%) Magento Developer
10 18 (8.45%) PHP Magento Developer
11 17 (7.98%) Senior Magento Developer
11 17 (7.98%) Senior PHP Developer
12 14 (6.57%) Java Team Leader
12 14 (6.57%) Team Leader
12 14 (6.57%) Test Analyst
13 13 (6.10%) C# Developer
13 13 (6.10%) Software Developer
13 13 (6.10%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (69.95%) Web Services
2 137 (64.32%) XML
3 79 (37.09%) HTML
4 73 (34.27%) .NET
5 69 (32.39%) CSS
6 63 (29.58%) RESTful
7 62 (29.11%) REST
8 60 (28.17%) JSON
9 54 (25.35%) jQuery
10 47 (22.07%) Hibernate
11 42 (19.72%) J2EE
12 41 (19.25%) ASP.NET
13 37 (17.37%) WCF
14 32 (15.02%) LINQ
15 30 (14.08%) JDBC
15 30 (14.08%) Spring
15 30 (14.08%) WPF
16 28 (13.15%) HTML5
16 28 (13.15%) JMS
17 26 (12.21%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.86%) Mobile App
2 19 (8.92%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.04%) iPad
4 10 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.88%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.41%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.94%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.47%) FMCG
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Statistics
8 1 (0.47%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.27%) Windows
2 18 (8.45%) Apple iOS
3 17 (7.98%) Android
4 14 (6.57%) Linux
5 11 (5.16%) Unix
6 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (61.97%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (35.21%) OO
3 69 (32.39%) Scrum
4 40 (18.78%) Software Engineering
5 38 (17.84%) TDD
5 38 (17.84%) Unit Testing
6 36 (16.90%) MVC
7 35 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (14.55%) Line Management
9 29 (13.62%) SOA
9 29 (13.62%) UML
10 28 (13.15%) Automated Testing
11 27 (12.68%) DSDM
11 27 (12.68%) OOD
11 27 (12.68%) RUP
12 26 (12.21%) MVVM
13 25 (11.74%) Service Delivery
13 25 (11.74%) Use Case
14 21 (9.86%) Mentoring
15 19 (8.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 152 (71.36%) Java
2 91 (42.72%) JavaScript
3 67 (31.46%) SQL
4 60 (28.17%) C#
5 36 (16.90%) PHP
6 30 (14.08%) C++
7 28 (13.15%) T-SQL
8 25 (11.74%) PL/SQL
9 16 (7.51%) Python
10 14 (6.57%) Objective-C
11 12 (5.63%) Ruby
12 10 (4.69%) C
12 10 (4.69%) Go
13 8 (3.76%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.88%) VBA
14 4 (1.88%) VBScript
15 3 (1.41%) Scala
16 2 (0.94%) Groovy
16 2 (0.94%) Perl
16 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (20.19%) Degree
2 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.47%) ISEB
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.74%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (3.29%) Docker
2 5 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 56 (26.29%) Oracle
2 18 (8.45%) Zend
3 17 (7.98%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.57%) Apple
5 13 (6.10%) Perforce
6 12 (5.63%) Google
7 10 (4.69%) IBM
7 10 (4.69%) webMethods
8 5 (2.35%) MuleSoft
8 5 (2.35%) VMware
9 4 (1.88%) Alias
9 4 (1.88%) BMC
9 4 (1.88%) HP
9 4 (1.88%) Remedy
9 4 (1.88%) Software AG
9 4 (1.88%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.41%) WSO2
11 2 (0.94%) SAP
12 1 (0.47%) Adobe
12 1 (0.47%) Cognizant
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £45,000 + Benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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