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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 52 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 6 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.21% 3.16% 4.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.11% 5.68% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 21
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
193 370 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.83% 55.72% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 149 329 228
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -5 4 £42,500 +6.25%
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (79.31%) MySQL
1 23 (79.31%) PHP
1 23 (79.31%) Linux
1 23 (79.31%) REST
2 21 (72.41%) CSS
3 20 (68.97%) HTML
3 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
4 19 (65.52%) OO
5 17 (58.62%) TDD
6 16 (55.17%) MVC
7 15 (51.72%) OO PHP
8 14 (48.28%) Ajax
8 14 (48.28%) Apache
9 12 (41.38%) OOP
9 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
9 12 (41.38%) jQuery
9 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
10 11 (37.93%) Magento
11 9 (31.03%) CSS3
12 8 (27.59%) HTML5
12 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
12 8 (27.59%) Subversion
12 8 (27.59%) SOA
12 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (27.59%) SQL
13 6 (20.69%) .NET
13 6 (20.69%) XHTML
13 6 (20.69%) Web Services
13 6 (20.69%) Windows
13 6 (20.69%) W3C

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (48.28%) Apache
Business Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Subversion
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) PHP Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.69%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (3.45%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) REST
2 21 (72.41%) CSS
3 20 (68.97%) HTML
4 14 (48.28%) Ajax
5 12 (41.38%) jQuery
6 9 (31.03%) CSS3
7 8 (27.59%) HTML5
8 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) Web Services
8 6 (20.69%) XHTML
9 5 (17.24%) Symfony
10 4 (13.79%) Yii
11 2 (6.90%) Zend Framework
11 2 (6.90%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (6.90%) SQLAlchemy
11 2 (6.90%) Flask
11 2 (6.90%) Jinja
11 2 (6.90%) LAMP
11 2 (6.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) W3C
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) EPoS
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) OO
2 17 (58.62%) TDD
3 16 (55.17%) MVC
4 15 (51.72%) OO PHP
5 12 (41.38%) Unit Testing
5 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
5 12 (41.38%) OOP
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) SOA
7 6 (20.69%) Validation
7 6 (20.69%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
8 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.45%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) PHP
2 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) C#
6 2 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Python
6 2 (6.90%) PHP5
6 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Zend
2 2 (6.90%) Rackspace
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