The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 48 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 21 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.71% 3.39% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 8.10% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 12
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,800 £26,263
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
189 210 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.39% 41.83% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 154 155 248
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SOAP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -1 17 £33,000 -20.00% 1
Southport +2 3 - - 2
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 14 (53.85%) Web Services
1 14 (53.85%) REST
2 12 (46.15%) XML
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) PHP
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) XSLT
3 10 (38.46%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) WSDL
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) MVC
5 8 (30.77%) C#
5 8 (30.77%) .NET
6 7 (26.92%) MySQL
6 7 (26.92%) XSD
6 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
6 7 (26.92%) SSL
6 7 (26.92%) FTP
6 7 (26.92%) HTTP
6 7 (26.92%) JMS
6 7 (26.92%) SOA
6 7 (26.92%) Subversion
6 7 (26.92%) XPath
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (26.92%) SDLC
6 7 (26.92%) Service Design
7 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (7.69%) Magento
2 2 (7.69%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) FTP
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
1 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
1 7 (26.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Subversion
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Ant
3 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
4 2 (7.69%) LoadUI
4 2 (7.69%) Moq
4 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Administrator
4 6 (23.08%) Systems Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Technical Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) REST
1 14 (53.85%) Web Services
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) XML
3 10 (38.46%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) WSDL
3 10 (38.46%) XSLT
4 8 (30.77%) .NET
5 7 (26.92%) JMS
5 7 (26.92%) XSD
6 5 (19.23%) Symfony
7 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) Spring
7 4 (15.38%) WCF
7 4 (15.38%) Yii
7 4 (15.38%) Zend Framework
8 3 (11.54%) JSON
8 3 (11.54%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (19.23%) iPad
2 3 (11.54%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) SDLC
3 7 (26.92%) Service Design
3 7 (26.92%) SOA
4 5 (19.23%) OOP
5 4 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) Refactoring
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 3 (11.54%) Open Source
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) MVVM
7 2 (7.69%) OO PHP
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) PHP
2 10 (38.46%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) C#
4 7 (26.92%) XPath
5 4 (15.38%) PHP 5
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Zend
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + huge benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago