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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 110 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 91 87 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.40% 2.25% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 5.78% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 81 83 81
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
1688 1504 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.48% 38.95% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1342 1502
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -5 9 £45,000 +30.43% 3
Wigan - 6 £30,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £27,500 - 1
Bolton -7 1 - -
Sale -10 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Altrincham - 1 £55,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 127 (66.15%) Java
2 125 (65.10%) Web Services
3 121 (63.02%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (52.60%) XML
5 90 (46.88%) JavaScript
6 86 (44.79%) SQL
7 79 (41.15%) .NET
8 72 (37.50%) HTML
9 70 (36.46%) C#
9 70 (36.46%) Scrum
10 69 (35.94%) REST
11 66 (34.38%) CSS
12 64 (33.33%) OO
13 63 (32.81%) RESTful
14 61 (31.77%) Finance
15 54 (28.13%) TDD
16 49 (25.52%) jQuery
16 49 (25.52%) Git (software)
17 47 (24.48%) Software Engineering
18 46 (23.96%) Hibernate
19 45 (23.44%) Oracle
20 44 (22.92%) MVC
21 42 (21.88%) WCF
22 41 (21.35%) Spring
22 41 (21.35%) ASP.NET
23 40 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
24 39 (20.31%) SQL Server
24 39 (20.31%) JSON
24 39 (20.31%) NUnit
25 35 (18.23%) J2EE

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 11 (5.73%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.69%) CMS
2 9 (4.69%) JBoss
3 8 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.65%) Confluence
4 7 (3.65%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.60%) nginx
5 5 (2.60%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.08%) CICS
6 4 (2.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.56%) Apache
8 2 (1.04%) Mule
9 1 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (4.17%) MS Office
2 5 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.08%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.65%) Magento
2 4 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (2.08%) Office 365
5 3 (1.56%) IaaS
5 3 (1.56%) SaaS
5 3 (1.56%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.21%) HTTP
2 9 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.60%) Internet
3 5 (2.60%) SSL
4 4 (2.08%) DNS
4 4 (2.08%) Firewall
4 4 (2.08%) FTP
4 4 (2.08%) MPLS
4 4 (2.08%) WebEx
5 3 (1.56%) Broadband
5 3 (1.56%) WinSCP
6 1 (0.52%) SNMP
6 1 (0.52%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 31 (16.15%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (15.10%) MongoDB
4 18 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 16 (8.33%) MySQL
6 15 (7.81%) Relational Database
7 11 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.60%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.60%) Redis
9 4 (2.08%) DB2
9 4 (2.08%) MS Access
10 3 (1.56%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.04%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 49 (25.52%) Git (software)
2 39 (20.31%) NUnit
3 34 (17.71%) Eclipse
4 29 (15.10%) Jenkins
5 27 (14.06%) Ant
6 26 (13.54%) MSTest
7 25 (13.02%) JUnit
8 18 (9.38%) IntelliJ
9 15 (7.81%) SoapUI
10 14 (7.29%) Maven
10 14 (7.29%) Subversion
11 13 (6.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (6.77%) Gradle
12 12 (6.25%) JMeter
13 11 (5.73%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (5.21%) Appium
15 9 (4.69%) JIRA
16 8 (4.17%) Calabash
16 8 (4.17%) jMock
16 8 (4.17%) Mockito
General
1 61 (31.77%) Finance
2 9 (4.69%) Banking
3 5 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.08%) Marketing
4 4 (2.08%) Publishing
5 3 (1.56%) Games
5 3 (1.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (54.17%) Developer
2 58 (30.21%) Java Developer
3 50 (26.04%) Senior Developer
4 38 (19.79%) Software Engineer
5 36 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 30 (15.63%) C# Software Engineer
7 26 (13.54%) .NET Software Engineer
8 20 (10.42%) Analyst
9 17 (8.85%) Architect
10 16 (8.33%) C# Developer
10 16 (8.33%) Software Developer
11 12 (6.25%) PHP Developer
11 12 (6.25%) Technical Leader
11 12 (6.25%) Test Analyst
12 11 (5.73%) .NET Developer
13 10 (5.21%) Agile Developer
13 10 (5.21%) C# Software Developer
14 9 (4.69%) Agile C# Developer
14 9 (4.69%) Senior Software Engineer
15 8 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (65.10%) Web Services
2 101 (52.60%) XML
3 79 (41.15%) .NET
4 72 (37.50%) HTML
5 69 (35.94%) REST
6 66 (34.38%) CSS
7 63 (32.81%) RESTful
8 49 (25.52%) jQuery
9 46 (23.96%) Hibernate
10 42 (21.88%) WCF
11 41 (21.35%) ASP.NET
11 41 (21.35%) Spring
12 39 (20.31%) JSON
13 35 (18.23%) J2EE
14 34 (17.71%) AngularJS
14 34 (17.71%) LINQ
14 34 (17.71%) WPF
15 29 (15.10%) JDBC
16 27 (14.06%) XSLT
17 26 (13.54%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.90%) iPad
2 15 (7.81%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.60%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (2.08%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.08%) VSAM
7 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.56%) Mobile Games
8 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.04%) Fintech
8 2 (1.04%) Replication
8 2 (1.04%) SCADA
8 2 (1.04%) User Experience
9 1 (0.52%) Blog
9 1 (0.52%) FMCG
9 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.71%) Windows
2 14 (7.29%) Android
2 14 (7.29%) Apple iOS
2 14 (7.29%) Linux
3 8 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (63.02%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (36.46%) Scrum
3 64 (33.33%) OO
4 54 (28.13%) TDD
5 47 (24.48%) Software Engineering
6 44 (22.92%) MVC
7 40 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (18.23%) UML
9 28 (14.58%) Unit Testing
10 26 (13.54%) DSDM
10 26 (13.54%) MVVM
10 26 (13.54%) RUP
10 26 (13.54%) Service Delivery
10 26 (13.54%) Use Case
11 25 (13.02%) Mentoring
12 23 (11.98%) OOP
13 22 (11.46%) BDD
14 21 (10.94%) Automated Testing
15 13 (6.77%) Line Management
15 13 (6.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 127 (66.15%) Java
2 90 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 86 (44.79%) SQL
4 70 (36.46%) C#
5 30 (15.63%) C++
6 27 (14.06%) T-SQL
7 26 (13.54%) PL/SQL
8 20 (10.42%) PHP
9 12 (6.25%) Python
10 10 (5.21%) Ruby
11 9 (4.69%) Objective-C
12 8 (4.17%) PowerShell
12 8 (4.17%) VBA
13 6 (3.13%) C
14 5 (2.60%) Go
14 5 (2.60%) VB.NET
15 4 (2.08%) COBOL
15 4 (2.08%) JCL
15 4 (2.08%) VBScript
16 3 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (14.06%) Degree
2 3 (1.56%) ISEB
2 3 (1.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.29%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.56%) Docker
4 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.08%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 45 (23.44%) Oracle
2 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.69%) Apple
3 9 (4.69%) Perforce
4 8 (4.17%) Google
4 8 (4.17%) Zend
5 5 (2.60%) VMware
6 4 (2.08%) Alias
6 4 (2.08%) BMC
6 4 (2.08%) Cognizant
6 4 (2.08%) HP
6 4 (2.08%) IBM
6 4 (2.08%) Remedy
7 2 (1.04%) webMethods
7 2 (1.04%) WSO2
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe
8 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.52%) SAP
8 1 (0.52%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Prospectus
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BLM law
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Stockport
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Rochdale
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BLM law
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 27 days ago