The first table below looks at the demand for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 51 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 19 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.97% 1.32% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.64% 2.82% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 11
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,263 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
286 284 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.76% 46.79% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 244 255 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SOAP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Merseyside region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Merseyside

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SOAP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Liverpool +10 16 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Wirral - 3 £45,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 27 (71.05%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) CSS
3 25 (65.79%) SQL
4 22 (57.89%) XML
5 21 (55.26%) .NET
6 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
7 16 (42.11%) C#
7 16 (42.11%) Web Services
8 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (36.84%) REST
10 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (31.58%) MVC
11 12 (31.58%) Windows
11 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
11 12 (31.58%) Linux
12 11 (28.95%) HTML5
13 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (26.32%) W3C
13 10 (26.32%) CSS3
13 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (21.05%) Ajax
15 8 (21.05%) jQuery
15 8 (21.05%) XHTML
15 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
16 7 (18.42%) XSLT
16 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
16 7 (18.42%) Java
16 7 (18.42%) VB.NET

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.63%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
6 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.89%) MySQL
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.63%) MS Access
8 1 (2.63%) Ingres
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) SoapUI
2 6 (15.79%) JIRA
3 5 (13.16%) Selenium
3 5 (13.16%) Cucumber
3 5 (13.16%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.26%) Subversion
5 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.26%) LoadUI
5 2 (5.26%) Hudson
6 1 (2.63%) Ant
6 1 (2.63%) JUnit
6 1 (2.63%) Maven
6 1 (2.63%) Log4j
General
1 6 (15.79%) Games
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Web Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Tester
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Automation Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Android Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) Programmer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Tester
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) UNIX Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) HTML
2 26 (68.42%) CSS
3 22 (57.89%) XML
4 21 (55.26%) .NET
5 16 (42.11%) Web Services
6 14 (36.84%) REST
7 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework
8 11 (28.95%) HTML5
9 10 (26.32%) CSS3
10 8 (21.05%) Ajax
10 8 (21.05%) jQuery
10 8 (21.05%) XHTML
10 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
11 7 (18.42%) XSLT
12 6 (15.79%) WCF
13 5 (13.16%) JSON
14 4 (10.53%) Android SDK
15 3 (7.89%) ODBC
15 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 2 (5.26%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) W3C
2 5 (13.16%) Online Games
3 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Android
3 3 (7.89%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) MVC
3 7 (18.42%) SOA
3 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
4 6 (15.79%) Progressive Enhancement
4 6 (15.79%) Validation
4 6 (15.79%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (10.53%) Android Development
7 2 (5.26%) System Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) T-SQL
4 7 (18.42%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) VB.NET
5 5 (13.16%) C++
6 4 (10.53%) XPath
6 4 (10.53%) PHP
7 2 (5.26%) PHP5
8 1 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) VBA
8 1 (2.63%) VB
8 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.63%) VB6
8 1 (2.63%) Korn
8 1 (2.63%) AWK
8 1 (2.63%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) MCSD
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Zend
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) webMethods
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