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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 35 31 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +37
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 21 42 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.46% 7.38% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.29% 12.07% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
204 348 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.31% 61.16% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 184 322 272
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -8 19 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wirral -2 2 £34,500 +11.29%
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 28 (77.78%) CSS
2 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 27 (75.00%) HTML
3 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 26 (72.22%) PHP
3 26 (72.22%) MySQL
3 26 (72.22%) REST
4 24 (66.67%) OO
5 20 (55.56%) TDD
6 18 (50.00%) jQuery
6 18 (50.00%) Apache
6 18 (50.00%) MVC
7 17 (47.22%) Ajax
8 16 (44.44%) E-Commerce
8 16 (44.44%) OO PHP
9 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing
10 11 (30.56%) Magento
10 11 (30.56%) OOP
11 10 (27.78%) SQL
12 9 (25.00%) Retail
12 9 (25.00%) CSS3
13 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
13 8 (22.22%) HTML5
13 8 (22.22%) .NET
13 8 (22.22%) Windows
13 8 (22.22%) Web Services
13 8 (22.22%) SOA
14 7 (19.44%) C#
15 6 (16.67%) HTTP
15 6 (16.67%) W3C

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (72.22%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (25.00%) Retail
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 26 (72.22%) PHP Developer
3 16 (44.44%) Web Developer
4 8 (22.22%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (2.78%) OO PHP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) CSS
2 27 (75.00%) HTML
3 26 (72.22%) REST
4 18 (50.00%) jQuery
5 17 (47.22%) Ajax
6 9 (25.00%) CSS3
7 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 8 (22.22%) HTML5
7 8 (22.22%) .NET
7 8 (22.22%) Web Services
8 6 (16.67%) XHTML
9 4 (11.11%) Yii
9 4 (11.11%) Symfony
10 2 (5.56%) XML
10 2 (5.56%) Zend Framework
10 2 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (5.56%) WCF
10 2 (5.56%) SQLAlchemy
10 2 (5.56%) JSON
10 2 (5.56%) Jinja
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) W3C
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) EPoS
3 2 (5.56%) Online Games
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) OO
2 20 (55.56%) TDD
3 18 (50.00%) MVC
4 16 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 16 (44.44%) OO PHP
5 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing
6 11 (30.56%) OOP
7 8 (22.22%) SOA
8 6 (16.67%) Validation
8 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
9 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
1 26 (72.22%) PHP
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) PHP5
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Zend
2 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
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