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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 73 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 117 77 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.26% 1.91% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.05% 4.29% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 103 60 64
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -0.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,147 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
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
1454 1795 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.57% 44.53% 49.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1255 1515 1831
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 +22 16 £34,500 -23.33% 4
Salford - 1 - -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 167 (71.06%) Web Services
1 167 (71.06%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (61.70%) XML
3 122 (51.91%) TDD
4 110 (46.81%) SQL
5 103 (43.83%) REST
6 102 (43.40%) Java
7 88 (37.45%) .NET
7 88 (37.45%) JMS
8 85 (36.17%) Degree
9 81 (34.47%) WSDL
10 79 (33.62%) SQL Server
11 78 (33.19%) Continuous Integration
12 72 (30.64%) Oracle
13 71 (30.21%) SoapUI
14 67 (28.51%) Analytical Skills
15 65 (27.66%) C#
16 64 (27.23%) Finance
17 61 (25.96%) JSON
18 60 (25.53%) HTML
19 57 (24.26%) WebLogic
19 57 (24.26%) WCF
19 57 (24.26%) Software Engineering
19 57 (24.26%) SDLC
20 56 (23.83%) Spring
20 56 (23.83%) XSLT
20 56 (23.83%) PL/SQL
20 56 (23.83%) SOA
21 53 (22.55%) JavaScript
21 53 (22.55%) CSS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 57 (24.26%) WebLogic
2 48 (20.43%) Oracle Service Bus
2 48 (20.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (7.23%) CMS
4 15 (6.38%) WebSphere
5 14 (5.96%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.83%) GlassFish
7 7 (2.98%) Apache
8 3 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.85%) JBoss
9 2 (0.85%) Mule
9 2 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.43%) Liferay
10 1 (0.43%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 8 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 48 (20.43%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.55%) Magento
3 2 (0.85%) Tridion
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.28%) Force.com
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.40%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (33.62%) SQL Server
2 50 (21.28%) Oracle Database
3 43 (18.30%) Relational Database
4 31 (13.19%) RDBMS
5 22 (9.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (5.53%) MySQL
7 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.28%) OLTP
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 71 (30.21%) SoapUI
2 51 (21.70%) Git (software)
3 47 (20.00%) NUnit
4 30 (12.77%) Maven
5 29 (12.34%) Jenkins
6 27 (11.49%) Hudson
7 24 (10.21%) Eclipse
8 17 (7.23%) SpecFlow
9 14 (5.96%) TeamCity
9 14 (5.96%) Ant
9 14 (5.96%) JUnit
10 11 (4.68%) MSTest
11 6 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (2.13%) Mercurial
12 5 (2.13%) Subversion
12 5 (2.13%) Selenium
12 5 (2.13%) PhpStorm
13 4 (1.70%) gulp
13 4 (1.70%) Grunt
13 4 (1.70%) Redmine
General
1 64 (27.23%) Finance
2 27 (11.49%) Retail
3 20 (8.51%) Marketing
4 5 (2.13%) Games
5 3 (1.28%) Banking
5 3 (1.28%) Law
5 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.28%) iGaming
6 1 (0.43%) Front Office
6 1 (0.43%) Automotive
6 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 135 (57.45%) Developer
2 42 (17.87%) Java Developer
3 38 (16.17%) Software Engineer
4 35 (14.89%) Software Developer
5 34 (14.47%) Architect
5 34 (14.47%) C# Developer
6 33 (14.04%) Agile C# Developer
7 30 (12.77%) Senior Developer
8 28 (11.91%) C# Software Developer
9 25 (10.64%) Oracle Architect
9 25 (10.64%) Middleware Architect
10 23 (9.79%) Senior Java Developer
11 21 (8.94%) Oracle Developer
12 20 (8.51%) Oracle SOA Developer
12 20 (8.51%) SOA Developer
13 15 (6.38%) .NET Developer
13 15 (6.38%) Tester
14 13 (5.53%) Technical Tester
15 11 (4.68%) Analyst
16 10 (4.26%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (71.06%) Web Services
2 145 (61.70%) XML
3 103 (43.83%) REST
4 88 (37.45%) JMS
4 88 (37.45%) .NET
5 81 (34.47%) WSDL
6 61 (25.96%) JSON
7 60 (25.53%) HTML
8 57 (24.26%) WCF
9 56 (23.83%) Spring
9 56 (23.83%) XSLT
10 53 (22.55%) CSS
10 53 (22.55%) Middleware
11 48 (20.43%) Hibernate
11 48 (20.43%) LINQ
12 47 (20.00%) WPF
12 47 (20.00%) XSD
13 43 (18.30%) J2EE
14 39 (16.60%) Java EE
15 37 (15.74%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 67 (28.51%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (8.09%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.53%) Replication
5 9 (3.83%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.98%) User Experience
7 3 (1.28%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.28%) Physics
7 3 (1.28%) Online Games
7 3 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.85%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.28%) Linux
2 49 (20.85%) Windows
3 42 (17.87%) UNIX
4 3 (1.28%) Solaris
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.85%) Android
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (71.06%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (51.91%) TDD
3 78 (33.19%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (24.26%) Software Engineering
4 57 (24.26%) SDLC
5 56 (23.83%) SOA
6 50 (21.28%) UML
7 47 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 46 (19.57%) OO
9 44 (18.72%) Performance Tuning
10 41 (17.45%) Scrum
11 40 (17.02%) BDD
12 27 (11.49%) Automated Testing
13 25 (10.64%) Logistics
14 24 (10.21%) MVC
15 22 (9.36%) Software Architecture
16 21 (8.94%) System Testing
17 20 (8.51%) OOP
18 18 (7.66%) Automation Testing
19 17 (7.23%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (46.81%) SQL
2 102 (43.40%) Java
3 65 (27.66%) C#
4 56 (23.83%) PL/SQL
5 53 (22.55%) JavaScript
6 47 (20.00%) C++
7 36 (15.32%) VBA
8 28 (11.91%) C
9 20 (8.51%) PHP
10 14 (5.96%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.28%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.85%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.43%) Groovy
13 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.43%) VB
13 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 85 (36.17%) Degree
2 14 (5.96%) ISEB
3 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Puppet
1 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 72 (30.64%) Oracle
2 15 (6.38%) Stellent
3 12 (5.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.55%) IBM
4 6 (2.55%) Zend
5 4 (1.70%) Hitachi
5 4 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.28%) Retek
7 2 (0.85%) Symbian
7 2 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.85%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.85%) Adobe
7 2 (0.85%) VMware
7 2 (0.85%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.85%) hybris
7 2 (0.85%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.85%) Endeca
7 2 (0.85%) ATG
8 1 (0.43%) FrontRange
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stockport NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £31,072 to £40,964 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 26 days ago