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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 47 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 21 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.53% 4.45% 3.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 10.93% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 13
Median salary £35,500 £27,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.27% -22.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £42,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
196 183 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.94% 40.76% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 151 128 218
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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 18 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Southport +2 1 - - 1
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (51.61%) Web Services
2 15 (48.39%) XML
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
3 13 (41.94%) REST
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) XSLT
4 12 (38.71%) WSDL
5 11 (35.48%) PHP
5 11 (35.48%) SQL
6 10 (32.26%) Java
6 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 10 (32.26%) CSS
6 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (29.03%) HTTPS
7 9 (29.03%) SSL
7 9 (29.03%) XSD
7 9 (29.03%) JMS
7 9 (29.03%) SOA
7 9 (29.03%) FTP
7 9 (29.03%) HTTP
7 9 (29.03%) SDLC
7 9 (29.03%) Service Design
7 9 (29.03%) XPath
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle Service Bus
8 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
8 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
8 8 (25.81%) C#
8 8 (25.81%) .NET
9 7 (22.58%) MVC
10 6 (19.35%) MySQL

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 9 (29.03%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (6.45%) Magento
2 2 (6.45%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) FTP
1 9 (29.03%) HTTP
1 9 (29.03%) HTTPS
1 9 (29.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) Ant
2 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.45%) LoadUI
3 2 (6.45%) Moq
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) PHP Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Technical Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Systems Developer
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Web Services
2 15 (48.39%) XML
3 13 (41.94%) REST
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) WSDL
4 12 (38.71%) XSLT
5 10 (32.26%) CSS
6 9 (29.03%) JMS
6 9 (29.03%) XSD
7 8 (25.81%) .NET
8 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 4 (12.90%) Spring
8 4 (12.90%) Symfony
8 4 (12.90%) WCF
9 3 (9.68%) JSON
9 3 (9.68%) XHTML
9 3 (9.68%) Yii
9 3 (9.68%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) iPad
3 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) HPUX
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) SDLC
2 9 (29.03%) Service Design
2 9 (29.03%) SOA
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
4 4 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (12.90%) OO
4 4 (12.90%) OOP
4 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.68%) Open Source
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
5 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
5 3 (9.68%) Release Management
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) High Availability
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) PHP
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 10 (32.26%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) XPath
4 8 (25.81%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) PHP 5
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Zend
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) HP
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Pension etc.
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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