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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 71 136 108
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -28
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 118 58 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.33% 1.47% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.57% 3.22% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 99 53 83
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,700 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £42,500
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
1559 1800 2162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.05% 45.69% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1542 1976
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 May 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 May 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 24 £34,500 -1.42% 4
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 126 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (57.60%) Web Services
3 121 (55.76%) XML
4 112 (51.61%) TDD
5 107 (49.31%) SQL
6 92 (42.40%) Java
7 77 (35.48%) .NET
7 77 (35.48%) JMS
8 76 (35.02%) REST
9 74 (34.10%) SQL Server
9 74 (34.10%) HTML
10 72 (33.18%) JSON
11 69 (31.80%) Degree
11 69 (31.80%) CSS
12 65 (29.95%) JavaScript
13 64 (29.49%) C#
14 61 (28.11%) Oracle
15 60 (27.65%) WSDL
16 59 (27.19%) Linux
17 58 (26.73%) SOA
17 58 (26.73%) UNIX
18 54 (24.88%) Software Engineering
19 52 (23.96%) OO
20 50 (23.04%) MVC
21 49 (22.58%) SoapUI
22 46 (21.20%) J2EE
23 45 (20.74%) Windows
24 44 (20.28%) C++
25 43 (19.82%) WebLogic
25 43 (19.82%) Relational Database

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 43 (19.82%) WebLogic
2 25 (11.52%) Oracle Service Bus
2 25 (11.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (8.29%) WebSphere
3 18 (8.29%) GlassFish
4 10 (4.61%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.15%) CMS
6 8 (3.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.76%) JBoss
8 4 (1.84%) Apache
9 3 (1.38%) Node.js
9 3 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.38%) Liferay
10 2 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.46%) Drupal
11 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.46%) IIS
11 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (3.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (11.52%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (3.69%) Magento
3 2 (0.92%) Tridion
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.38%) SaaS
3 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.38%) Force.com
4 2 (0.92%) GitHub
5 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) NAS
2 1 (0.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (34.10%) SQL Server
2 43 (19.82%) Relational Database
3 27 (12.44%) Oracle Database
4 25 (11.52%) RDBMS
5 17 (7.83%) MySQL
6 16 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (4.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.38%) OLTP
11 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.46%) Redis
12 1 (0.46%) DB2
Development Applications
1 49 (22.58%) SoapUI
2 32 (14.75%) Maven
2 32 (14.75%) JUnit
2 32 (14.75%) Eclipse
3 28 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (11.98%) Jenkins
5 25 (11.52%) Ant
5 25 (11.52%) Hudson
6 22 (10.14%) Git (software)
7 19 (8.76%) NUnit
8 18 (8.29%) TeamCity
8 18 (8.29%) SpecFlow
9 13 (5.99%) Subversion
10 11 (5.07%) Redmine
11 5 (2.30%) MSTest
12 3 (1.38%) Grunt
12 3 (1.38%) Mockito
13 2 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.92%) JIRA
13 2 (0.92%) Gradle
General
1 28 (12.90%) Finance
2 21 (9.68%) Retail
3 16 (7.37%) Marketing
4 4 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.38%) iGaming
5 3 (1.38%) Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Law
5 3 (1.38%) Games
5 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.46%) Automotive
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 140 (64.52%) Developer
2 48 (22.12%) Java Developer
3 35 (16.13%) Software Engineer
4 34 (15.67%) C# Developer
5 33 (15.21%) Senior Developer
6 25 (11.52%) .NET Developer
7 21 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (9.22%) Agile C# Developer
9 19 (8.76%) Software Developer
10 17 (7.83%) Tester
11 16 (7.37%) Architect
11 16 (7.37%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (7.37%) Technical Tester
11 16 (7.37%) C# Software Developer
12 15 (6.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 15 (6.91%) PHP Developer
13 13 (5.99%) Middleware Architect
13 13 (5.99%) Oracle Architect
14 12 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
15 11 (5.07%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (57.60%) Web Services
2 121 (55.76%) XML
3 77 (35.48%) .NET
3 77 (35.48%) JMS
4 76 (35.02%) REST
5 74 (34.10%) HTML
6 72 (33.18%) JSON
7 69 (31.80%) CSS
8 60 (27.65%) WSDL
9 46 (21.20%) J2EE
10 39 (17.97%) Spring
11 37 (17.05%) Servlets
11 37 (17.05%) jQuery
12 36 (16.59%) ASP.NET
12 36 (16.59%) Hibernate
13 33 (15.21%) WCF
14 31 (14.29%) Java EE
15 30 (13.82%) ActiveMQ
15 30 (13.82%) Middleware
16 29 (13.36%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.60%) N-Tier
3 18 (8.29%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (7.37%) Replication
5 11 (5.07%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (5.07%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.23%) Open Source
7 5 (2.30%) User Experience
8 3 (1.38%) Online Games
8 3 (1.38%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.38%) Physics
9 2 (0.92%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 59 (27.19%) Linux
2 58 (26.73%) UNIX
3 45 (20.74%) Windows
4 5 (2.30%) Solaris
5 2 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.92%) Android
5 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (51.61%) TDD
3 58 (26.73%) SOA
4 54 (24.88%) Software Engineering
5 52 (23.96%) OO
6 50 (23.04%) MVC
7 41 (18.89%) Scrum
8 39 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (17.51%) E-Commerce
10 32 (14.75%) Automated Testing
10 32 (14.75%) OOP
11 27 (12.44%) BDD
12 24 (11.06%) System Testing
13 23 (10.60%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (10.14%) OOD
15 21 (9.68%) Domain-Driven Design
16 20 (9.22%) Logistics
16 20 (9.22%) Automation Testing
17 18 (8.29%) Software Architecture
17 18 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (49.31%) SQL
2 92 (42.40%) Java
3 65 (29.95%) JavaScript
4 64 (29.49%) C#
5 44 (20.28%) C++
6 27 (12.44%) PL/SQL
7 24 (11.06%) C
8 20 (9.22%) PHP
9 16 (7.37%) T-SQL
10 13 (5.99%) VBA
11 5 (2.30%) Delphi
11 5 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.38%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.92%) XQuery
13 2 (0.92%) XPath
14 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (31.80%) Degree
2 18 (8.29%) ISEB
3 10 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Puppet
1 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.46%) Ansible
1 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.46%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 61 (28.11%) Oracle
2 18 (8.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.15%) Zend
4 7 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.76%) Stellent
6 5 (2.30%) Embarcadero
7 4 (1.84%) Hitachi
8 3 (1.38%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.92%) Adobe
9 2 (0.92%) Symbian
9 2 (0.92%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.92%) hybris
10 1 (0.46%) Twitter
10 1 (0.46%) Capita
10 1 (0.46%) SAP
10 1 (0.46%) Citrix
10 1 (0.46%) Retek
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reading Room Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Orion Enterprise Software Services
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Boohoo.com
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 21 days ago