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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 89 64 121
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +57
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 99 137 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.83% 4.07% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.83% 9.32% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72 113 57
Median salary £50,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £34,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £65,000 £55,000
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
1450 1470 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.51% 43.67% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1252 1274 1478
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,700 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -6 3 £42,500 +23.18%
Bolton - 3 £35,000 -
Salford +10 2 - -
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Wigan - 1 £27,500 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 162 (68.64%) Java
2 157 (66.53%) XML
3 154 (65.25%) Web Services
4 140 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (38.14%) JavaScript
6 84 (35.59%) HTML
6 84 (35.59%) OO
7 81 (34.32%) .NET
8 74 (31.36%) CSS
9 71 (30.08%) C#
10 69 (29.24%) Scrum
11 66 (27.97%) SQL Server
11 66 (27.97%) REST
12 65 (27.54%) JSON
13 61 (25.85%) SQL
13 61 (25.85%) Git (software)
14 60 (25.42%) jQuery
15 57 (24.15%) RESTful
16 53 (22.46%) Oracle
17 52 (22.03%) Finance
18 48 (20.34%) PostgreSQL
19 47 (19.92%) J2EE
20 46 (19.49%) ASP.NET
20 46 (19.49%) Hibernate
21 44 (18.64%) Software Engineering
21 44 (18.64%) Degree
22 43 (18.22%) TDD
22 43 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
23 41 (17.37%) WCF
23 41 (17.37%) 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 19 (8.05%) WebSphere
2 17 (7.20%) Tomcat
3 15 (6.36%) JBoss
4 12 (5.08%) Apache
5 9 (3.81%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.39%) nginx
6 8 (3.39%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.97%) IIS
7 7 (2.97%) Mule
8 6 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (2.12%) Confluence
10 4 (1.69%) CMS
10 4 (1.69%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.54%) MS Office
2 6 (2.54%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (9.75%) Magento
2 4 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.69%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.24%) SaaS
3 9 (3.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 8 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.69%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.69%) Office 365
5 4 (1.69%) PaaS
6 3 (1.27%) IaaS
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.42%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.24%) HTTP
2 8 (3.39%) SSL
3 5 (2.12%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.69%) DNS
4 4 (1.69%) Internet
4 4 (1.69%) MPLS
4 4 (1.69%) WebEx
5 3 (1.27%) Broadband
6 1 (0.42%) SNMP
6 1 (0.42%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (27.97%) SQL Server
2 48 (20.34%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (9.32%) MongoDB
4 19 (8.05%) MySQL
5 14 (5.93%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.08%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.81%) Redis
9 7 (2.97%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (2.54%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.69%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.69%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.85%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.42%) Big Data
14 1 (0.42%) DB2
14 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 61 (25.85%) Git (software)
2 29 (12.29%) NUnit
3 26 (11.02%) Oracle Forms
4 25 (10.59%) MSTest
5 23 (9.75%) Eclipse
5 23 (9.75%) Mercurial
6 21 (8.90%) JUnit
6 21 (8.90%) PhpStorm
7 17 (7.20%) Selenium
8 15 (6.36%) Appium
9 14 (5.93%) JIRA
9 14 (5.93%) Redmine
10 12 (5.08%) Ant
10 12 (5.08%) Calabash
10 12 (5.08%) Visual Studio
11 11 (4.66%) Jenkins
11 11 (4.66%) SoapUI
12 9 (3.81%) Cucumber
12 9 (3.81%) WebDriver
13 8 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (22.03%) Finance
2 15 (6.36%) Retail
3 7 (2.97%) Games
4 5 (2.12%) Legal
5 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.27%) Marketing
5 3 (1.27%) Publishing
6 2 (0.85%) Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 142 (60.17%) Developer
2 71 (30.08%) Java Developer
3 63 (26.69%) Senior Developer
4 36 (15.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (14.83%) Software Engineer
6 30 (12.71%) PHP Developer
7 25 (10.59%) .NET Software Engineer
7 25 (10.59%) C# Software Engineer
8 23 (9.75%) Architect
9 22 (9.32%) Magento Developer
9 22 (9.32%) PHP Magento Developer
10 21 (8.90%) Senior Magento Developer
10 21 (8.90%) Senior PHP Developer
11 18 (7.63%) Analyst
11 18 (7.63%) Software Developer
12 17 (7.20%) C# Developer
13 16 (6.78%) .NET Developer
14 14 (5.93%) Java Team Leader
14 14 (5.93%) Team Leader
14 14 (5.93%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (66.53%) XML
2 154 (65.25%) Web Services
3 84 (35.59%) HTML
4 81 (34.32%) .NET
5 74 (31.36%) CSS
6 66 (27.97%) REST
7 65 (27.54%) JSON
8 60 (25.42%) jQuery
9 57 (24.15%) RESTful
10 47 (19.92%) J2EE
11 46 (19.49%) ASP.NET
11 46 (19.49%) Hibernate
12 41 (17.37%) WCF
13 36 (15.25%) LINQ
14 33 (13.98%) JMS
15 32 (13.56%) HTML5
15 32 (13.56%) JDBC
16 30 (12.71%) WPF
17 28 (11.86%) Spring
18 27 (11.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.90%) Mobile App
2 19 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.36%) iPad
4 11 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.69%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.85%) Statistics
8 2 (0.85%) Telematics
8 2 (0.85%) User Experience
9 1 (0.42%) FMCG
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.29%) Windows
2 19 (8.05%) Apple iOS
3 18 (7.63%) Linux
4 17 (7.20%) Android
5 10 (4.24%) Unix
6 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (35.59%) OO
3 69 (29.24%) Scrum
4 44 (18.64%) Software Engineering
5 43 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (18.22%) TDD
6 41 (17.37%) SOA
7 37 (15.68%) OOD
7 37 (15.68%) Unit Testing
8 35 (14.83%) Line Management
9 31 (13.14%) MVC
10 29 (12.29%) Automated Testing
10 29 (12.29%) Mentoring
10 29 (12.29%) UML
11 27 (11.44%) DSDM
11 27 (11.44%) RUP
11 27 (11.44%) Web Development
12 26 (11.02%) E-Commerce
12 26 (11.02%) MVVM
13 25 (10.59%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 162 (68.64%) Java
2 90 (38.14%) JavaScript
3 71 (30.08%) C#
4 61 (25.85%) SQL
5 41 (17.37%) PHP
6 32 (13.56%) C++
6 32 (13.56%) T-SQL
7 25 (10.59%) PL/SQL
8 15 (6.36%) Objective-C
9 13 (5.51%) Python
10 12 (5.08%) C
11 10 (4.24%) Ruby
12 9 (3.81%) Go
13 8 (3.39%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.39%) VBA
13 8 (3.39%) VBScript
14 3 (1.27%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.27%) Scala
14 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 44 (18.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.71%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (5.51%) Docker
2 5 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (22.46%) Oracle
2 26 (11.02%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.75%) Zend
4 17 (7.20%) Google
5 16 (6.78%) webMethods
6 15 (6.36%) Apple
7 13 (5.51%) Perforce
8 11 (4.66%) IBM
9 7 (2.97%) WSO2
10 6 (2.54%) MuleSoft
11 5 (2.12%) Software AG
11 5 (2.12%) TIBCO
11 5 (2.12%) VMware
12 4 (1.69%) Alias
12 4 (1.69%) BMC
12 4 (1.69%) Remedy
13 3 (1.27%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.27%) HP
14 2 (0.85%) SAP
15 1 (0.42%) Adobe
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