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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 88 111 100
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 107 78 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.76% 1.91% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.10% 4.28% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 100 69 68
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
1506 1824 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.91% 44.66% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1548 1691
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +15 16 £34,500 -23.33% 1
Sale - 3 £45,000 -
Bolton - 1 £30,000 -
Salford - 1 £35,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 173 (76.89%) Web Services
2 168 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (62.22%) XML
4 120 (53.33%) TDD
5 108 (48.00%) SQL
6 104 (46.22%) Java
7 98 (43.56%) REST
8 82 (36.44%) JMS
9 81 (36.00%) Degree
9 81 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
10 78 (34.67%) .NET
11 72 (32.00%) SQL Server
12 70 (31.11%) WSDL
12 70 (31.11%) Finance
13 66 (29.33%) Analytical Skills
14 65 (28.89%) Spring
15 64 (28.44%) SoapUI
16 63 (28.00%) C#
17 62 (27.56%) Oracle
18 61 (27.11%) XSLT
18 61 (27.11%) Hibernate
19 59 (26.22%) Software Engineering
20 58 (25.78%) JavaScript
21 57 (25.33%) SOA
22 56 (24.89%) PL/SQL
23 55 (24.44%) J2EE
23 55 (24.44%) WCF
23 55 (24.44%) SDLC
24 54 (24.00%) UML
25 53 (23.56%) HTML

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 52 (23.11%) WebLogic
2 45 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 45 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (7.11%) CMS
4 13 (5.78%) WebSphere
5 12 (5.33%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.11%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.89%) Mule
7 2 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.89%) JBoss
7 2 (0.89%) Apache
7 2 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.44%) Node.js
8 1 (0.44%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.67%) Magento
3 2 (0.89%) Tridion
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.44%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 38 (16.89%) Relational Database
4 29 (12.89%) RDBMS
5 22 (9.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (6.22%) MySQL
7 5 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 64 (28.44%) SoapUI
2 51 (22.67%) NUnit
3 50 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 26 (11.56%) Maven
4 26 (11.56%) Eclipse
5 25 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 23 (10.22%) Hudson
7 15 (6.67%) JUnit
8 14 (6.22%) MSTest
9 13 (5.78%) SpecFlow
10 12 (5.33%) TeamCity
11 9 (4.00%) Ant
12 6 (2.67%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.67%) Subversion
12 6 (2.67%) Redmine
13 5 (2.22%) PhpStorm
13 5 (2.22%) Selenium
14 4 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (1.33%) WebDriver
16 2 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 70 (31.11%) Finance
2 27 (12.00%) Retail
3 16 (7.11%) Marketing
4 9 (4.00%) Games
5 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 131 (58.22%) Developer
2 49 (21.78%) Java Developer
3 39 (17.33%) Software Engineer
4 35 (15.56%) Software Developer
5 33 (14.67%) Architect
5 33 (14.67%) C# Developer
6 29 (12.89%) Agile C# Developer
7 25 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
8 24 (10.67%) Oracle Architect
8 24 (10.67%) Middleware Architect
9 22 (9.78%) Senior Developer
10 20 (8.89%) Oracle Developer
11 19 (8.44%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 19 (8.44%) SOA Developer
12 15 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (6.22%) .NET Software Engineer
13 14 (6.22%) C# Software Engineer
14 13 (5.78%) .NET Developer
15 11 (4.89%) Tester
15 11 (4.89%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (76.89%) Web Services
2 140 (62.22%) XML
3 98 (43.56%) REST
4 82 (36.44%) JMS
5 78 (34.67%) .NET
6 70 (31.11%) WSDL
7 65 (28.89%) Spring
8 61 (27.11%) Hibernate
8 61 (27.11%) XSLT
9 55 (24.44%) J2EE
9 55 (24.44%) WCF
10 53 (23.56%) HTML
10 53 (23.56%) LINQ
11 51 (22.67%) Java EE
11 51 (22.67%) JSON
12 50 (22.22%) Middleware
13 49 (21.78%) WPF
14 48 (21.33%) CSS
15 45 (20.00%) XSD
16 35 (15.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 66 (29.33%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (11.56%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.00%) Replication
5 8 (3.56%) User Experience
6 7 (3.11%) Mobile Games
7 6 (2.67%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.89%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.11%) Windows
2 41 (18.22%) Linux
3 38 (16.89%) UNIX
4 2 (0.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (74.67%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (53.33%) TDD
3 81 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (26.22%) Software Engineering
5 57 (25.33%) SOA
6 55 (24.44%) SDLC
7 54 (24.00%) UML
8 45 (20.00%) Scrum
9 44 (19.56%) E-Commerce
10 43 (19.11%) OO
10 43 (19.11%) BDD
11 42 (18.67%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (11.56%) Logistics
13 25 (11.11%) MVC
14 23 (10.22%) Software Architecture
15 20 (8.89%) OOP
16 17 (7.56%) Automated Testing
16 17 (7.56%) System Testing
17 16 (7.11%) Content Management
18 14 (6.22%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 108 (48.00%) SQL
2 104 (46.22%) Java
3 63 (28.00%) C#
4 58 (25.78%) JavaScript
5 56 (24.89%) PL/SQL
6 46 (20.44%) C++
7 37 (16.44%) VBA
8 27 (12.00%) C
9 17 (7.56%) PHP
10 15 (6.67%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.67%) Groovy
12 1 (0.44%) VB
12 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (36.00%) Degree
2 10 (4.44%) ISEB
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (27.56%) Oracle
2 14 (6.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.22%) Stellent
3 6 (2.67%) IBM
3 6 (2.67%) Zend
4 4 (1.78%) Hitachi
5 2 (0.89%) Retek
5 2 (0.89%) Adobe
5 2 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (0.89%) ATG
5 2 (0.89%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.89%) VMware
5 2 (0.89%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.89%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.89%) hybris
5 2 (0.89%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.89%) Endeca
6 1 (0.44%) FrontRange
6 1 (0.44%) Oneserve
6 1 (0.44%) Amdocs
Manchester, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Affilisearch
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £115,000 per annum Up to £115,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheadle
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago