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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 44 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 17 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.39% 5.21% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.94% 8.16% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 12
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,000 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,837 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.59% +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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
214 380 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.71% 63.87% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 188 335 253
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Liverpool -6 14 £37,500 -16.66% 1
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (82.86%) CSS
2 28 (80.00%) HTML
2 28 (80.00%) PHP
2 28 (80.00%) MySQL
2 28 (80.00%) REST
3 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
3 27 (77.14%) Linux
4 26 (74.29%) OO
5 22 (62.86%) TDD
6 20 (57.14%) Apache
7 19 (54.29%) jQuery
8 18 (51.43%) OO PHP
8 18 (51.43%) Ajax
8 18 (51.43%) E-Commerce
9 17 (48.57%) MVC
10 15 (42.86%) Unit Testing
11 14 (40.00%) Magento
12 12 (34.29%) OOP
13 10 (28.57%) Retail
14 9 (25.71%) CSS3
14 9 (25.71%) SQL
15 8 (22.86%) SOA
15 8 (22.86%) HTML5
16 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 7 (20.00%) Web Services
16 7 (20.00%) .NET
17 6 (17.14%) Windows
17 6 (17.14%) HTTP
17 6 (17.14%) XHTML
17 6 (17.14%) W3C

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 20 (57.14%) Apache
Business Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Subversion
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (28.57%) Retail
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (77.14%) PHP Developer
3 15 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 8 (22.86%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.86%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (2.86%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) CSS
2 28 (80.00%) HTML
2 28 (80.00%) REST
3 19 (54.29%) jQuery
4 18 (51.43%) Ajax
5 9 (25.71%) CSS3
6 8 (22.86%) HTML5
7 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (20.00%) .NET
7 7 (20.00%) Web Services
8 6 (17.14%) XHTML
9 5 (14.29%) Symfony
10 4 (11.43%) Yii
11 2 (5.71%) Zend Framework
11 2 (5.71%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (5.71%) SQLAlchemy
11 2 (5.71%) Flask
11 2 (5.71%) Jinja
11 2 (5.71%) JSON
12 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) W3C
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) EPoS
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) OO
2 22 (62.86%) TDD
3 18 (51.43%) E-Commerce
3 18 (51.43%) OO PHP
4 17 (48.57%) MVC
5 15 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 12 (34.29%) OOP
7 8 (22.86%) SOA
8 6 (17.14%) Validation
8 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.14%) Progressive Enhancement
9 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.86%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) PHP
2 27 (77.14%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) PHP5
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Zend
2 2 (5.71%) Rackspace
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