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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 62 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 136 75 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.01% 1.92% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.23% 4.33% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 112 58 73
Average salary £42,000 £35,831 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.21% -3.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +9.58%
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
1473 1734 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.39% 44.44% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1461 1966
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,500
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 July 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 July 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 +18 19 £34,500 -13.75% 5
Salford - 1 - -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (66.80%) Web Services
2 165 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (62.40%) XML
4 128 (51.20%) TDD
5 119 (47.60%) SQL
6 106 (42.40%) Java
7 105 (42.00%) REST
8 95 (38.00%) .NET
8 95 (38.00%) JMS
9 90 (36.00%) Degree
10 86 (34.40%) WSDL
11 85 (34.00%) SQL Server
12 73 (29.20%) Oracle
12 73 (29.20%) Continuous Integration
13 72 (28.80%) SoapUI
14 70 (28.00%) C#
15 69 (27.60%) JSON
16 65 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
17 63 (25.20%) Software Engineering
18 62 (24.80%) HTML
18 62 (24.80%) SOA
18 62 (24.80%) Linux
19 58 (23.20%) WebLogic
19 58 (23.20%) Finance
19 58 (23.20%) WCF
20 57 (22.80%) CSS
20 57 (22.80%) JavaScript
20 57 (22.80%) OO
21 56 (22.40%) Spring
22 55 (22.00%) UNIX

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 58 (23.20%) WebLogic
2 46 (18.40%) Oracle Service Bus
2 46 (18.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 17 (6.80%) WebSphere
4 16 (6.40%) CMS
5 15 (6.00%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.80%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.60%) Apache
8 2 (0.80%) JBoss
8 2 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.80%) Liferay
8 2 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.40%) Mule
9 1 (0.40%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 9 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 46 (18.40%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.40%) Magento
3 2 (0.80%) Tridion
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.20%) Force.com
4 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.20%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) SAN
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (19.60%) Relational Database
3 48 (19.20%) Oracle Database
4 32 (12.80%) RDBMS
5 20 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (4.40%) MySQL
7 9 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.20%) OLTP
12 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 72 (28.80%) SoapUI
2 49 (19.60%) Git (software)
3 44 (17.60%) NUnit
4 37 (14.80%) Maven
5 32 (12.80%) Jenkins
6 29 (11.60%) Hudson
7 27 (10.80%) Eclipse
8 20 (8.00%) JUnit
8 20 (8.00%) SpecFlow
9 17 (6.80%) TeamCity
9 17 (6.80%) Ant
10 13 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (4.40%) MSTest
12 7 (2.80%) Subversion
13 6 (2.40%) Redmine
14 5 (2.00%) Grunt
14 5 (2.00%) PhpStorm
14 5 (2.00%) gulp
14 5 (2.00%) Selenium
14 5 (2.00%) Mercurial
General
1 58 (23.20%) Finance
2 30 (12.00%) Retail
3 20 (8.00%) Marketing
4 5 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.00%) Games
5 3 (1.20%) Banking
5 3 (1.20%) iGaming
5 3 (1.20%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Front Office
6 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 141 (56.40%) Developer
2 46 (18.40%) Software Engineer
3 42 (16.80%) Java Developer
4 38 (15.20%) C# Developer
5 34 (13.60%) Software Developer
6 33 (13.20%) Architect
6 33 (13.20%) Agile C# Developer
7 32 (12.80%) Senior Developer
8 30 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
9 25 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
9 25 (10.00%) Middleware Architect
10 23 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
11 20 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
12 19 (7.60%) Oracle SOA Developer
12 19 (7.60%) SOA Developer
13 18 (7.20%) .NET Developer
13 18 (7.20%) Tester
14 16 (6.40%) Technical Tester
15 10 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 10 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (66.80%) Web Services
2 156 (62.40%) XML
3 105 (42.00%) REST
4 95 (38.00%) JMS
4 95 (38.00%) .NET
5 86 (34.40%) WSDL
6 69 (27.60%) JSON
7 62 (24.80%) HTML
8 58 (23.20%) WCF
9 57 (22.80%) CSS
10 56 (22.40%) Spring
11 53 (21.20%) XSLT
12 52 (20.80%) Hibernate
13 51 (20.40%) Middleware
14 45 (18.00%) XSD
14 45 (18.00%) LINQ
15 44 (17.60%) WPF
15 44 (17.60%) J2EE
16 42 (16.80%) Servlets
17 38 (15.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (6.80%) Computer Science
4 16 (6.40%) Replication
5 14 (5.60%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.80%) User Experience
7 4 (1.60%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.20%) Online Games
8 3 (1.20%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.20%) Physics
9 2 (0.80%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.80%) Linux
2 55 (22.00%) UNIX
3 52 (20.80%) Windows
4 4 (1.60%) Solaris
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.80%) Android
5 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (51.20%) TDD
3 73 (29.20%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (25.20%) Software Engineering
5 62 (24.80%) SOA
6 57 (22.80%) OO
7 53 (21.20%) SDLC
8 47 (18.80%) E-Commerce
9 46 (18.40%) UML
10 42 (16.80%) Scrum
10 42 (16.80%) Performance Tuning
11 40 (16.00%) BDD
12 37 (14.80%) Automated Testing
13 29 (11.60%) MVC
14 26 (10.40%) System Testing
15 25 (10.00%) Logistics
16 23 (9.20%) OOP
16 23 (9.20%) Software Architecture
17 22 (8.80%) Automation Testing
18 20 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (47.60%) SQL
2 106 (42.40%) Java
3 70 (28.00%) C#
4 57 (22.80%) JavaScript
5 54 (21.60%) C++
5 54 (21.60%) PL/SQL
6 33 (13.20%) VBA
7 32 (12.80%) C
8 19 (7.60%) PHP
8 19 (7.60%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.20%) Apex Code
9 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.80%) Delphi
11 1 (0.40%) VB
11 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 90 (36.00%) Degree
2 17 (6.80%) ISEB
3 4 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.20%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Puppet
1 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Ansible
2 1 (0.40%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 73 (29.20%) Oracle
2 14 (5.60%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.60%) Stellent
3 6 (2.40%) Zend
4 5 (2.00%) IBM
5 4 (1.60%) Hitachi
5 4 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.80%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.80%) hybris
7 2 (0.80%) Embarcadero
7 2 (0.80%) Retek
7 2 (0.80%) Adobe
7 2 (0.80%) Symbian
8 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.40%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) Citrix
8 1 (0.40%) VMware
8 1 (0.40%) Amdocs
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: upto £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: 35000-50000 Per Annum 35-50K+ Training + Microsoft Certifications + Bens
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension
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