The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 106 118 131
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 78 71 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.95% 1.71% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.41% 3.41% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 62 63 41
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1770 2085 1835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.34% 50.25% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1488 1874 1675
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £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
North West

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Rochdale - 9 £39,500 -
Bury - 4 £35,000 -
Stockport +1 3 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Wigan - 2 £33,000 - 1
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 79 (58.52%) Web Services
2 75 (55.56%) SQL
3 69 (51.11%) HTML
4 68 (50.37%) XML
5 61 (45.19%) JavaScript
6 60 (44.44%) CSS
7 55 (40.74%) C#
8 53 (39.26%) Java
9 49 (36.30%) .NET
10 46 (34.07%) OO
11 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
12 39 (28.89%) jQuery
13 38 (28.15%) MVC
14 35 (25.93%) ASP.NET
15 34 (25.19%) TDD
16 33 (24.44%) Scrum
17 32 (23.70%) PHP
17 32 (23.70%) Eclipse
17 32 (23.70%) Spring
18 31 (22.96%) WCF
18 31 (22.96%) MySQL
19 30 (22.22%) J2EE
19 30 (22.22%) Microsoft
20 29 (21.48%) Finance
20 29 (21.48%) .NET Framework
20 29 (21.48%) REST
20 29 (21.48%) Relational Database
21 27 (20.00%) Degree
22 26 (19.26%) Ant
23 24 (17.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.63%) WebSphere
2 13 (9.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (5.19%) WordPress
5 6 (4.44%) CMS
5 6 (4.44%) Apache
6 5 (3.70%) Facebook Platform
6 5 (3.70%) Lync
7 4 (2.96%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.96%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (2.96%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.96%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) FileNet
8 1 (0.74%) nginx
8 1 (0.74%) Liferay
8 1 (0.74%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (14.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (6.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.74%) PaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) Internet
2 10 (7.41%) HTTP
3 7 (5.19%) DNS
4 5 (3.70%) LAN
4 5 (3.70%) WAN
4 5 (3.70%) SMTP
4 5 (3.70%) LDAP
4 5 (3.70%) Firewall
4 5 (3.70%) SSL
4 5 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.70%) OSPF
4 5 (3.70%) BGP
4 5 (3.70%) EIGRP
4 5 (3.70%) IGRP
4 5 (3.70%) TACACS
4 5 (3.70%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
2 31 (22.96%) MySQL
3 29 (21.48%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.19%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.70%) Couchbase
7 5 (3.70%) RavenDB
8 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.96%) SQLite
8 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.96%) DB2
9 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 32 (23.70%) Eclipse
2 26 (19.26%) Ant
3 18 (13.33%) Subversion
4 17 (12.59%) Maven
5 14 (10.37%) Selenium
6 13 (9.63%) JUnit
6 13 (9.63%) Visual Studio
7 11 (8.15%) Jenkins
8 10 (7.41%) SoapUI
8 10 (7.41%) Hudson
8 10 (7.41%) NetBeans
9 9 (6.67%) MSTest
9 9 (6.67%) SpecFlow
10 7 (5.19%) NUnit
11 5 (3.70%) Cucumber
12 4 (2.96%) WebDriver
12 4 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (2.96%) ERwin
12 4 (2.96%) Toad
12 4 (2.96%) Log4j
General
1 29 (21.48%) Finance
2 20 (14.81%) Marketing
3 10 (7.41%) Billing
4 9 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.96%) Retail
5 4 (2.96%) Back Office
6 2 (1.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 114 (84.44%) Developer
2 44 (32.59%) Java Developer
3 33 (24.44%) Senior Developer
4 19 (14.07%) PHP Developer
5 18 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 14 (10.37%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Lead Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (8.15%) Technical Leader
8 11 (8.15%) Lead Java Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Junior
9 9 (6.67%) Junior Developer
10 8 (5.93%) .NET Developer
11 7 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (4.44%) Technical Developer
12 6 (4.44%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.44%) Analyst
12 6 (4.44%) Test Analyst
13 5 (3.70%) Web Developer
13 5 (3.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (58.52%) Web Services
2 69 (51.11%) HTML
3 68 (50.37%) XML
4 60 (44.44%) CSS
5 49 (36.30%) .NET
6 39 (28.89%) jQuery
7 35 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 32 (23.70%) Spring
9 31 (22.96%) WCF
10 30 (22.22%) J2EE
11 29 (21.48%) .NET Framework
11 29 (21.48%) REST
12 24 (17.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 20 (14.81%) Ajax
13 20 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (13.33%) HTML5
15 17 (12.59%) JMS
16 16 (11.85%) JSON
17 13 (9.63%) NHibernate
17 13 (9.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.67%) Digital Media
4 6 (4.44%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.70%) Social Media
6 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.96%) Replication
6 4 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.74%) DTV
8 1 (0.74%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.56%) Windows
2 13 (9.63%) Linux
3 7 (5.19%) Android
4 5 (3.70%) AIX
4 5 (3.70%) UNIX
5 4 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.07%) OO
2 38 (28.15%) MVC
3 34 (25.19%) TDD
4 33 (24.44%) Scrum
5 23 (17.04%) Unit Testing
6 22 (16.30%) E-Commerce
7 21 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (11.85%) OOD
9 14 (10.37%) Time Management
9 14 (10.37%) BDD
10 11 (8.15%) Software Testing
11 10 (7.41%) Pair Programming
11 10 (7.41%) CRM
11 10 (7.41%) UML
12 9 (6.67%) Project Management
12 9 (6.67%) Refactoring
12 9 (6.67%) OWASP
12 9 (6.67%) Test Strategy
13 8 (5.93%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 75 (55.56%) SQL
2 61 (45.19%) JavaScript
3 55 (40.74%) C#
4 53 (39.26%) Java
5 32 (23.70%) PHP
6 16 (11.85%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.44%) Delphi
8 5 (3.70%) Python
8 5 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.96%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.96%) VB
10 3 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.22%) C++
11 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.74%) PHP5
11 1 (0.74%) Groovy
11 1 (0.74%) Scala
11 1 (0.74%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 27 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (5.19%) MCP
2 7 (5.19%) ISEB
3 5 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.70%) CCNP
4 2 (1.48%) MCSD
4 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.48%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (3.70%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 30 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.07%) Oracle
3 6 (4.44%) Twitter
4 5 (3.70%) Cisco
4 5 (3.70%) IBM
4 5 (3.70%) HP
4 5 (3.70%) Juniper
4 5 (3.70%) Facebook
4 5 (3.70%) F5
5 4 (2.96%) Zend
5 4 (2.96%) Actimize
6 2 (1.48%) Embarcadero
7 1 (0.74%) Adobe
7 1 (0.74%) VMware
7 1 (0.74%) JBoss
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
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