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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 87 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 122 66 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.89% 1.75% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 3.46% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 105 63 86
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
1788 1908 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.34% 50.69% 53.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1703 2156
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £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
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Stockport -3 9 £36,000 +10.76% 4
Sale +2 2 £33,750 -15.62%
Altrincham - 2 £46,250 -
Salford -6 1 £59,000 +81.53%
Bury - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £20,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 136 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (55.50%) SQL
3 113 (54.07%) HTML
4 107 (51.20%) Web Services
5 100 (47.85%) CSS
6 88 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 87 (41.63%) C#
7 87 (41.63%) .NET
8 85 (40.67%) Java
9 82 (39.23%) JavaScript
10 79 (37.80%) XML
11 74 (35.41%) ASP.NET
11 74 (35.41%) TDD
11 74 (35.41%) Scrum
12 73 (34.93%) MVC
13 61 (29.19%) SOA
13 61 (29.19%) J2EE
14 58 (27.75%) JSON
14 58 (27.75%) Oracle
15 52 (24.88%) REST
16 51 (24.40%) Software Engineering
17 47 (22.49%) E-Commerce
17 47 (22.49%) Team Foundation Server
17 47 (22.49%) jQuery
18 46 (22.01%) Microsoft
19 45 (21.53%) Unit Testing
20 44 (21.05%) OO
20 44 (21.05%) Degree
21 43 (20.57%) Relational Database
22 40 (19.14%) .NET Framework

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (6.70%) WebSphere
2 12 (5.74%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (5.74%) WebLogic
2 12 (5.74%) GlassFish
3 10 (4.78%) Apache
3 10 (4.78%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.87%) JBoss
4 6 (2.87%) Node.js
5 4 (1.91%) CICS
5 4 (1.91%) CMS
6 3 (1.44%) WordPress
6 3 (1.44%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.44%) Liferay
7 2 (0.96%) Facebook Platform
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.96%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.48%) FileNet
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (10.05%) Magento
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.91%) SaaS
2 2 (0.96%) GitHub
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (18.66%) HTTP
2 6 (2.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 43 (20.57%) Relational Database
3 32 (15.31%) MySQL
4 24 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (7.66%) RDBMS
6 10 (4.78%) DB2
7 9 (4.31%) OLTP
8 8 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.87%) MS Access
9 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.96%) DTS
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.48%) Informix
12 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (22.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (15.31%) Eclipse
3 24 (11.48%) JUnit
4 19 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 16 (7.66%) Ant
6 13 (6.22%) Subversion
7 11 (5.26%) SpecFlow
8 10 (4.78%) Maven
9 9 (4.31%) NUnit
10 8 (3.83%) MSTest
10 8 (3.83%) NetBeans
11 7 (3.35%) Selenium
12 6 (2.87%) Redmine
12 6 (2.87%) Jenkins
13 5 (2.39%) Hudson
13 5 (2.39%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.44%) FitNesse
14 3 (1.44%) JIRA
14 3 (1.44%) PowerBuilder
14 3 (1.44%) Mockito
General
1 25 (11.96%) Retail
2 20 (9.57%) Finance
3 13 (6.22%) Marketing
4 9 (4.31%) Games
5 6 (2.87%) Advertising
5 6 (2.87%) Billing
6 4 (1.91%) Banking
7 3 (1.44%) Publishing
7 3 (1.44%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.96%) Electronics
8 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 168 (80.38%) Developer
2 62 (29.67%) Java Developer
3 39 (18.66%) Senior Developer
4 37 (17.70%) Software Engineer
4 37 (17.70%) C# Developer
5 35 (16.75%) .NET Developer
6 23 (11.00%) PHP Developer
7 22 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (9.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 19 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
10 16 (7.66%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (6.70%) Software Developer
12 12 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
13 11 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
13 11 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (4.78%) Lead Developer
15 9 (4.31%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (54.07%) HTML
2 107 (51.20%) Web Services
3 100 (47.85%) CSS
4 87 (41.63%) .NET
5 79 (37.80%) XML
6 74 (35.41%) ASP.NET
7 61 (29.19%) J2EE
8 58 (27.75%) JSON
9 52 (24.88%) REST
10 47 (22.49%) jQuery
11 40 (19.14%) .NET Framework
12 38 (18.18%) Java EE
13 36 (17.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (17.22%) Spring
14 35 (16.75%) WCF
15 34 (16.27%) Sass
16 28 (13.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 23 (11.00%) JMS
17 23 (11.00%) Servlets
18 22 (10.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.75%) N-Tier
2 16 (7.66%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.66%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (6.22%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.31%) Physics
5 9 (4.31%) Online Games
6 6 (2.87%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.91%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (1.91%) Open Source
7 4 (1.91%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.91%) Replication
7 4 (1.91%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.96%) DTV
9 1 (0.48%) Handset
9 1 (0.48%) Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.31%) Linux
2 30 (14.35%) UNIX
3 18 (8.61%) Windows
4 4 (1.91%) zOS
5 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.96%) Android
6 2 (0.96%) AIX
6 2 (0.96%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (65.07%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (35.41%) TDD
2 74 (35.41%) Scrum
3 73 (34.93%) MVC
4 61 (29.19%) SOA
5 51 (24.40%) Software Engineering
6 47 (22.49%) E-Commerce
7 45 (21.53%) Unit Testing
8 44 (21.05%) OO
9 32 (15.31%) Domain-Driven Design
10 25 (11.96%) BDD
11 24 (11.48%) OOP
11 24 (11.48%) OOD
12 23 (11.00%) Mentoring
13 16 (7.66%) CQRS
14 15 (7.18%) Logistics
15 14 (6.70%) Dependency Injection
16 13 (6.22%) Pair Programming
17 12 (5.74%) Project Management
17 12 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 116 (55.50%) SQL
2 87 (41.63%) C#
3 85 (40.67%) Java
4 82 (39.23%) JavaScript
5 37 (17.70%) PHP
6 28 (13.40%) T-SQL
7 12 (5.74%) Delphi
8 9 (4.31%) C++
9 5 (2.39%) C
10 4 (1.91%) COBOL
10 4 (1.91%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.96%) VB
11 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.96%) Python
11 2 (0.96%) XQuery
11 2 (0.96%) XPath
12 1 (0.48%) PHP5
12 1 (0.48%) Groovy
12 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (21.05%) Degree
2 15 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.39%) ISEB
4 1 (0.48%) MCSD
4 1 (0.48%) MCTS
4 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.66%) QA
Vendors
1 58 (27.75%) Oracle
2 46 (22.01%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.09%) Zend
4 12 (5.74%) Embarcadero
5 7 (3.35%) IBM
6 4 (1.91%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.44%) Twitter
8 2 (0.96%) hybris
8 2 (0.96%) Facebook
8 2 (0.96%) Actimize
8 2 (0.96%) Adobe
8 2 (0.96%) SAP
9 1 (0.48%) Progress
9 1 (0.48%) Sybase
9 1 (0.48%) Mitel
9 1 (0.48%) Capita
9 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 27 days ago