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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 46 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 6 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.45% 1.00% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.29% 2.63% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 17
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £29,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
140 190 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.82% 37.85% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 123 141 311
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 29 April 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
(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 5 £34,250 -19.41% 2
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) iPad
5 3 (37.50%) Yii
5 3 (37.50%) PHP 5
5 3 (37.50%) Refactoring
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) Symfony
5 3 (37.50%) Zend
5 3 (37.50%) Zend Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) OOP
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Magento
7 1 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) Retail

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
2 1 (12.50%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) LoadUI
2 1 (12.50%) Moq
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Symfony
3 3 (37.50%) Yii
3 3 (37.50%) Zend Framework
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) Refactoring
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) PHP 5
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
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