The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 46 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 18 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.03% 3.44% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 7.59% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 8
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -49.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £32,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £50,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
256 290 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.03% 45.31% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 223 264 313
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +6 16 £35,000 -16.66% 2
Wirral -8 2 - -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 26 (72.22%) HTML
2 25 (69.44%) CSS
3 17 (47.22%) Linux
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
4 16 (44.44%) C#
4 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 16 (44.44%) XML
4 16 (44.44%) REST
5 15 (41.67%) Web Services
5 15 (41.67%) .NET
6 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 12 (33.33%) Windows
8 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
8 11 (30.56%) jQuery
9 10 (27.78%) HTML5
9 10 (27.78%) Ajax
9 10 (27.78%) OO
10 9 (25.00%) Java
10 9 (25.00%) W3C
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (25.00%) CSS3
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (25.00%) SoapUI
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 8 (22.22%) JIRA
11 8 (22.22%) MVC
11 8 (22.22%) Games

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (13.89%) Apache
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Jetty
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) MySQL
4 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) Ingres
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (22.22%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) Selenium
3 7 (19.44%) WebDriver
3 7 (19.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.56%) Hudson
4 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) LoadUI
4 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) Maven
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) JUnit
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Log4j
General
1 8 (22.22%) Games
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Web Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Tester
4 7 (19.44%) Automation Tester
5 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Android Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (8.33%) Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Tester
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
9 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.78%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) HTML
2 25 (69.44%) CSS
3 16 (44.44%) XML
3 16 (44.44%) REST
4 15 (41.67%) .NET
4 15 (41.67%) Web Services
5 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
5 11 (30.56%) jQuery
6 10 (27.78%) HTML5
6 10 (27.78%) Ajax
7 9 (25.00%) CSS3
8 6 (16.67%) WCF
9 5 (13.89%) XSLT
9 5 (13.89%) XHTML
10 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
10 4 (11.11%) JSON
10 4 (11.11%) Android SDK
11 3 (8.33%) ODBC
12 2 (5.56%) JDBC
13 1 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) W3C
2 7 (19.44%) Online Games
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) EPoS
5 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) OO
3 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (22.22%) MVC
5 7 (19.44%) Test Strategy
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
7 5 (13.89%) Validation
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Progressive Enhancement
8 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (11.11%) Android Development
9 3 (8.33%) OO PHP
9 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.56%) System Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) C++
5 6 (16.67%) PHP
5 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.11%) XPath
6 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) AWK
7 1 (2.78%) VB6
7 1 (2.78%) Korn
7 1 (2.78%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) MCSD
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle
1 1 (2.78%) webMethods
1 1 (2.78%) Zend
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