The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / North West
Rank 146 116 110
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 102 125 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.72% 2.27% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.09% 6.16% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 82 106 150
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +12.50%

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2492 2029 2842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.95% 36.83% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2209 1774 2527
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

SOAP
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the North West region.

SOAP Salary Trend in the North West

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SOAP Salary Histogram in the North West

SOAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester -59 58 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Lancashire -2 15 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Cheshire +4 14 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Merseyside 0 14 £38,000 +7.04% 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 144 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (50.95%) Web Services
3 114 (43.35%) Java
4 111 (42.21%) JavaScript
5 109 (41.44%) .NET
6 108 (41.06%) SQL
7 106 (40.30%) XML
8 101 (38.40%) C#
9 94 (35.74%) HTML
10 87 (33.08%) TDD
11 84 (31.94%) REST
12 83 (31.56%) Finance
13 79 (30.04%) CSS
14 76 (28.90%) jQuery
15 75 (28.52%) ASP.NET
15 75 (28.52%) Scrum
16 69 (26.24%) WCF
17 68 (25.86%) SQL Server
18 67 (25.48%) Spring
19 66 (25.10%) MVC
19 66 (25.10%) OO
20 60 (22.81%) Oracle
20 60 (22.81%) RESTful
21 59 (22.43%) Hibernate
22 58 (22.05%) Software Engineering
23 52 (19.77%) Windows
24 49 (18.63%) Eclipse
25 45 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
26 44 (16.73%) Git (software)
27 41 (15.59%) XSLT

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 33 (12.55%) Tomcat
2 21 (7.98%) Apache
3 20 (7.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (6.08%) JBoss
5 15 (5.70%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (5.32%) IIS
7 9 (3.42%) Confluence
8 7 (2.66%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.90%) nginx
11 3 (1.14%) CICS
11 3 (1.14%) ColdFusion
11 3 (1.14%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.76%) CMS
12 2 (0.76%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) HipChat
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.04%) SaaS
2 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.38%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.27%) HTTP
2 18 (6.84%) FTP
3 17 (6.46%) SSL
4 15 (5.70%) HTTPS
5 9 (3.42%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.14%) Firewall
6 3 (1.14%) Internet
7 2 (0.76%) IMAP
7 2 (0.76%) SMTP
7 2 (0.76%) SS7
7 2 (0.76%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.38%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.79%) MongoDB
3 24 (9.13%) MySQL
4 20 (7.60%) Relational Database
5 19 (7.22%) NoSQL
6 17 (6.46%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (6.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (3.04%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.28%) DB2
11 4 (1.52%) Big Data
11 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.14%) MS Access
13 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.38%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.38%) Data Mart
14 1 (0.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 49 (18.63%) Eclipse
2 44 (16.73%) Git (software)
3 40 (15.21%) Jenkins
4 38 (14.45%) JUnit
4 38 (14.45%) NUnit
5 33 (12.55%) Ant
6 25 (9.51%) MSTest
7 19 (7.22%) Subversion
8 18 (6.84%) IntelliJ
9 17 (6.46%) Gradle
10 16 (6.08%) SoapUI
11 15 (5.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (5.70%) JIRA
11 15 (5.70%) Selenium
12 14 (5.32%) Maven
13 10 (3.80%) JMeter
14 9 (3.42%) Bitbucket
14 9 (3.42%) Mockito
15 7 (2.66%) jMock
15 7 (2.66%) Vagrant
General
1 83 (31.56%) Finance
2 18 (6.84%) Banking
3 13 (4.94%) Advertising
4 11 (4.18%) Retail
5 10 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.90%) Marketing
7 2 (0.76%) Games
7 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (55.51%) Developer
2 54 (20.53%) Java Developer
3 44 (16.73%) Senior Developer
4 38 (14.45%) Software Engineer
5 34 (12.93%) .NET Developer
5 34 (12.93%) Software Developer
6 30 (11.41%) C# Developer
7 29 (11.03%) C# Software Engineer
8 27 (10.27%) Senior Java Developer
9 25 (9.51%) .NET Software Engineer
9 25 (9.51%) Analyst
10 15 (5.70%) Administrator
10 15 (5.70%) C# Software Developer
11 14 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (5.32%) Team Leader
11 14 (5.32%) Technical Administrator
12 13 (4.94%) Architect
12 13 (4.94%) PHP Developer
12 13 (4.94%) Senior Software Developer
13 12 (4.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (50.95%) Web Services
2 109 (41.44%) .NET
3 106 (40.30%) XML
4 94 (35.74%) HTML
5 84 (31.94%) REST
6 79 (30.04%) CSS
7 76 (28.90%) jQuery
8 75 (28.52%) ASP.NET
9 69 (26.24%) WCF
10 67 (25.48%) Spring
11 60 (22.81%) RESTful
12 59 (22.43%) Hibernate
13 41 (15.59%) AngularJS
13 41 (15.59%) XSLT
14 38 (14.45%) JMS
15 32 (12.17%) WPF
16 30 (11.41%) J2EE
17 29 (11.03%) Ajax
17 29 (11.03%) LINQ
18 27 (10.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.03%) iPad
2 18 (6.84%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.18%) Mainframe
5 8 (3.04%) AS400
5 8 (3.04%) iSeries
6 6 (2.28%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.52%) Fintech
8 4 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.52%) User Experience
9 3 (1.14%) Replication
9 3 (1.14%) VSAM
10 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.76%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.76%) RIA
10 2 (0.76%) SCADA
10 2 (0.76%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 52 (19.77%) Windows
2 17 (6.46%) Linux
3 13 (4.94%) HPUX
3 13 (4.94%) Windows Server
3 13 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.18%) Unix
5 7 (2.66%) Android
5 7 (2.66%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.28%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (54.75%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (33.08%) TDD
3 75 (28.52%) Scrum
4 66 (25.10%) MVC
4 66 (25.10%) OO
5 58 (22.05%) Software Engineering
6 45 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (14.83%) BDD
8 38 (14.45%) UML
9 32 (12.17%) Mentoring
9 32 (12.17%) SDLC
10 30 (11.41%) SOA
11 28 (10.65%) MVVM
11 28 (10.65%) OOP
11 28 (10.65%) RUP
12 27 (10.27%) Service Delivery
13 25 (9.51%) DSDM
13 25 (9.51%) Use Case
14 17 (6.46%) E-Commerce
14 17 (6.46%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 114 (43.35%) Java
2 111 (42.21%) JavaScript
3 108 (41.06%) SQL
4 101 (38.40%) C#
5 33 (12.55%) C++
6 32 (12.17%) T-SQL
7 30 (11.41%) PL/SQL
8 27 (10.27%) PHP
9 15 (5.70%) XPath
10 9 (3.42%) VB
10 9 (3.42%) VB6
11 8 (3.04%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.66%) C
12 7 (2.66%) Python
13 6 (2.28%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.28%) Embedded C++
13 6 (2.28%) Haskell
14 5 (1.90%) Ruby
15 4 (1.52%) VBA
16 3 (1.14%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 23 (8.75%) Degree
2 16 (6.08%) SC Cleared
2 16 (6.08%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.28%) HNC
4 6 (2.28%) HND
5 4 (1.52%) ISEB
6 3 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.14%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.90%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.52%) QA
2 4 (1.52%) WCAG
3 1 (0.38%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (3.42%) Docker
2 6 (2.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (1.90%) Varnish
4 2 (0.76%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) Puppet
1 3 (1.14%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (0.76%) Packer
3 1 (0.38%) Ansible
3 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (22.81%) Oracle
2 37 (14.07%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.18%) HP
4 4 (1.52%) Cadence
5 3 (1.14%) Cognizant
5 3 (1.14%) hybris
5 3 (1.14%) Sun
5 3 (1.14%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.14%) Zend
6 2 (0.76%) IBM
6 2 (0.76%) VMware
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe
7 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
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Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits, bonus
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Salary: £38109.00 - £42882.00 per annum + BENEFITS
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
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Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Datalex
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £58000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
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Senitor Associates
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