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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 79 120 144
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 107 59 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.85% 1.59% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.75% 3.27% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 96 50 37
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1586 1806 2036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.26% 48.52% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1397 1584 1839
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 22 £34,500 -1.42% 3
Altrincham +1 3 £35,000 -
Cheadle +8 1 £35,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 135 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (52.99%) SQL
3 113 (48.29%) Web Services
4 108 (46.15%) XML
4 108 (46.15%) HTML
5 107 (45.73%) TDD
6 104 (44.44%) Java
7 96 (41.03%) .NET
8 92 (39.32%) CSS
9 91 (38.89%) SQL Server
10 85 (36.32%) C#
11 81 (34.62%) JavaScript
11 81 (34.62%) JSON
12 71 (30.34%) MVC
13 69 (29.49%) Scrum
14 66 (28.21%) ASP.NET
15 65 (27.78%) SOA
16 64 (27.35%) Software Engineering
16 64 (27.35%) REST
17 59 (25.21%) Degree
18 54 (23.08%) UNIX
19 53 (22.65%) Linux
19 53 (22.65%) OO
19 53 (22.65%) J2EE
19 53 (22.65%) Oracle
20 49 (20.94%) E-Commerce
21 48 (20.51%) Relational Database
21 48 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
22 47 (20.09%) Spring
23 46 (19.66%) jQuery

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 18 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 15 (6.41%) WebSphere
2 15 (6.41%) GlassFish
3 11 (4.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.56%) Node.js
6 4 (1.71%) CICS
6 4 (1.71%) JBoss
6 4 (1.71%) Apache
7 3 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.28%) Liferay
7 3 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.85%) CMS
9 1 (0.43%) Drupal
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (5.98%) Magento
2 3 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.28%) Force.com
2 3 (1.28%) SaaS
3 2 (0.85%) GitHub
4 1 (0.43%) Office 365
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (18.38%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) SAN
2 1 (0.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 48 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 25 (10.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (10.68%) MySQL
4 20 (8.55%) RDBMS
5 10 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.56%) MS Access
8 6 (2.56%) DB2
9 5 (2.14%) OLTP
9 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.43%) Informix
12 1 (0.43%) DTS
12 1 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 30 (12.82%) JUnit
4 28 (11.97%) SoapUI
5 26 (11.11%) Maven
6 21 (8.97%) Ant
7 15 (6.41%) Git (software)
8 14 (5.98%) Subversion
8 14 (5.98%) Jenkins
9 13 (5.56%) NUnit
10 12 (5.13%) TeamCity
10 12 (5.13%) SpecFlow
10 12 (5.13%) Hudson
11 11 (4.70%) Redmine
12 7 (2.99%) NetBeans
13 5 (2.14%) MSTest
14 3 (1.28%) FitNesse
14 3 (1.28%) Mockito
14 3 (1.28%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.28%) Grunt
General
1 31 (13.25%) Retail
2 22 (9.40%) Finance
3 11 (4.70%) Marketing
4 7 (2.99%) Banking
5 6 (2.56%) Advertising
6 5 (2.14%) Games
7 4 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.28%) Law
8 3 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.28%) iGaming
9 2 (0.85%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.85%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Back Office
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
10 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 167 (71.37%) Developer
2 60 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 43 (18.38%) Software Engineer
4 38 (16.24%) C# Developer
5 37 (15.81%) .NET Developer
6 35 (14.96%) Senior Developer
7 25 (10.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (8.12%) PHP Developer
9 17 (7.26%) Software Developer
10 16 (6.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 16 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (6.41%) Agile C# Developer
12 14 (5.98%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (5.98%) Senior Java Developer
13 11 (4.70%) Technical Tester
13 11 (4.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (4.70%) Tester
13 11 (4.70%) Agile .NET Developer
14 10 (4.27%) Java Software Engineer
15 9 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (48.29%) Web Services
2 108 (46.15%) XML
2 108 (46.15%) HTML
3 96 (41.03%) .NET
4 92 (39.32%) CSS
5 81 (34.62%) JSON
6 66 (28.21%) ASP.NET
7 64 (27.35%) REST
8 53 (22.65%) J2EE
9 47 (20.09%) Spring
10 46 (19.66%) jQuery
11 43 (18.38%) JMS
12 40 (17.09%) WSDL
13 38 (16.24%) Sass
14 35 (14.96%) Hibernate
14 35 (14.96%) .NET Framework
14 35 (14.96%) Java EE
14 35 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (14.53%) Servlets
16 33 (14.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 22 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.26%) Inversion of Control
3 17 (7.26%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.98%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.70%) Replication
6 6 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.14%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.14%) Physics
7 5 (2.14%) Online Games
8 4 (1.71%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.71%) Open Source
8 4 (1.71%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.71%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.28%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.85%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 54 (23.08%) UNIX
2 53 (22.65%) Linux
3 36 (15.38%) Windows
4 5 (2.14%) Solaris
5 4 (1.71%) zOS
5 4 (1.71%) Android
5 4 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (45.73%) TDD
3 71 (30.34%) MVC
4 69 (29.49%) Scrum
5 65 (27.78%) SOA
6 64 (27.35%) Software Engineering
7 53 (22.65%) OO
8 49 (20.94%) E-Commerce
9 43 (18.38%) Unit Testing
10 35 (14.96%) Domain-Driven Design
11 33 (14.10%) OOP
12 30 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (11.97%) BDD
14 26 (11.11%) Automated Testing
14 26 (11.11%) OOD
15 20 (8.55%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 19 (8.12%) Logistics
17 18 (7.69%) System Testing
17 18 (7.69%) Mentoring
18 17 (7.26%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 124 (52.99%) SQL
2 104 (44.44%) Java
3 85 (36.32%) C#
4 81 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 34 (14.53%) C++
6 30 (12.82%) PHP
6 30 (12.82%) T-SQL
7 20 (8.55%) C
8 9 (3.85%) Delphi
9 8 (3.42%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.99%) VBA
11 5 (2.14%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.71%) COBOL
13 3 (1.28%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.28%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.85%) XPath
14 2 (0.85%) XQuery
14 2 (0.85%) VB
14 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (25.21%) Degree
2 17 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.13%) ISEB
4 8 (3.42%) VCP4
5 3 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.28%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.43%) MCTS
6 1 (0.43%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.43%) Puppet
1 1 (0.43%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 53 (22.65%) Oracle
2 37 (15.81%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.41%) Zend
4 9 (3.85%) Embarcadero
5 7 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.71%) IBM
7 3 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.85%) Symbian
9 1 (0.43%) Adobe
9 1 (0.43%) Citrix
9 1 (0.43%) Sybase
9 1 (0.43%) SAP
9 1 (0.43%) Progress
9 1 (0.43%) Stellent
9 1 (0.43%) Mitel
9 1 (0.43%) Capita
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.43%) hybris
9 1 (0.43%) Twitter
9 1 (0.43%) Retek
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £17,000 - £22,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 28,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Easy Web Recruitment - Bright Future Software
Posted: Yesterday
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hyphen
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hyphen
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hyphen
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
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Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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TechnoRecruit
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 DOE
Posted: 13 days ago