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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 54 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 5 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.05% 1.77% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 3.74% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 12
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -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
178 294 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.32% 47.34% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 126 272 205
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 4 £48,750 +39.28% 3
Birkenhead - 1 £40,000 - 2
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (87.50%) REST
2 20 (83.33%) Linux
3 17 (70.83%) MySQL
3 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 17 (70.83%) PHP
4 16 (66.67%) HTML
5 15 (62.50%) OO
6 14 (58.33%) MVC
6 14 (58.33%) TDD
6 14 (58.33%) OO PHP
7 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
8 12 (50.00%) Ajax
9 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
9 11 (45.83%) OOP
10 9 (37.50%) Apache
10 9 (37.50%) Magento
10 9 (37.50%) CSS3
10 9 (37.50%) jQuery
11 8 (33.33%) HTML5
11 8 (33.33%) Web Services
11 8 (33.33%) SQL
11 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
12 7 (29.17%) SOA
12 7 (29.17%) .NET
12 7 (29.17%) Windows
12 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
12 7 (29.17%) Subversion
13 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 6 (25.00%) HTTP

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (37.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (29.17%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Web Developer
4 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) REST
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 16 (66.67%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) Ajax
5 9 (37.50%) CSS3
5 9 (37.50%) jQuery
6 8 (33.33%) HTML5
6 8 (33.33%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) .NET
8 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (25.00%) XHTML
9 4 (16.67%) LAMP
10 3 (12.50%) Symfony
11 2 (8.33%) Zend Framework
11 2 (8.33%) Yii
12 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (4.17%) Flask
12 1 (4.17%) Jinja
12 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
12 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) W3C
2 2 (8.33%) EPoS
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) OO
2 14 (58.33%) MVC
2 14 (58.33%) TDD
2 14 (58.33%) OO PHP
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Unit Testing
3 11 (45.83%) OOP
4 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (29.17%) SOA
6 6 (25.00%) Validation
6 6 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
8 1 (4.17%) MVVM
8 1 (4.17%) Android Development
8 1 (4.17%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) PHP
2 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) PHP5
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.17%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
2 1 (4.17%) Xamarin
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