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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 88 107 128
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 162 175 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.88% 2.73% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.63% 6.70% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 119 149 143
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
SOAP
England

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
2124 2612 3337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.70% 40.69% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 2196 2846
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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
Manchester +13 123 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Cheshire +11 25 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Lancashire +8 11 £32,500 -21.21% 2
Merseyside +10 6 £33,500 +11.66% 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 North West region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 183 (61.20%) XML
2 172 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (56.86%) Web Services
4 168 (56.19%) Java
5 115 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 115 (38.46%) HTML
6 110 (36.79%) REST
7 105 (35.12%) .NET
8 102 (34.11%) CSS
9 100 (33.44%) C#
10 99 (33.11%) SQL
11 98 (32.78%) OO
12 96 (32.11%) Git (software)
13 93 (31.10%) jQuery
14 77 (25.75%) JSON
15 76 (25.42%) SQL Server
16 74 (24.75%) Scrum
17 66 (22.07%) ASP.NET
18 65 (21.74%) PHP
19 64 (21.40%) MVC
20 60 (20.07%) Software Engineering
20 60 (20.07%) Web Development
21 56 (18.73%) WCF
21 56 (18.73%) TDD
21 56 (18.73%) Oracle
22 55 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
23 54 (18.06%) Finance
23 54 (18.06%) SOA
24 53 (17.73%) Hibernate
25 52 (17.39%) RESTful

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 27 (9.03%) Apache
2 24 (8.03%) WebSphere
3 17 (5.69%) Tomcat
4 16 (5.35%) Mule
5 15 (5.02%) Node.js
6 12 (4.01%) IIS
7 11 (3.68%) JBoss
8 10 (3.34%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (2.68%) nginx
10 5 (1.67%) Apache ServiceMix
10 5 (1.67%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.34%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.34%) WordPress
12 2 (0.67%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.34%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.67%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 38 (12.71%) Magento
2 5 (1.67%) OpenCart
3 4 (1.34%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.69%) SaaS
3 15 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.01%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (4.01%) Amazon S3
4 12 (4.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (4.01%) PaaS
5 9 (3.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (1.34%) Office 365
7 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.34%) HTTP
2 9 (3.01%) SSL
3 2 (0.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.71%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (11.71%) MySQL
4 23 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.02%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (4.35%) Couchbase
6 13 (4.35%) Hazelcast
7 9 (3.01%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.01%) Redis
8 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.34%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.67%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.33%) Big Data
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 96 (32.11%) Git (software)
2 34 (11.37%) Mercurial
2 34 (11.37%) NUnit
3 30 (10.03%) PhpStorm
4 28 (9.36%) Maven
5 26 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
5 26 (8.70%) Selenium
6 25 (8.36%) MSTest
7 24 (8.03%) Eclipse
8 21 (7.02%) Jenkins
8 21 (7.02%) JUnit
9 18 (6.02%) Visual Studio
10 17 (5.69%) JIRA
11 16 (5.35%) Cucumber
11 16 (5.35%) SoapUI
12 14 (4.68%) Ant
13 13 (4.35%) git-flow
13 13 (4.35%) Hudson
14 12 (4.01%) Appium
14 12 (4.01%) Subversion
General
1 54 (18.06%) Finance
2 21 (7.02%) Retail
3 6 (2.01%) Games
4 4 (1.34%) Marketing
5 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.67%) Advertising
6 2 (0.67%) Back Office
6 2 (0.67%) Law
6 2 (0.67%) Legal
6 2 (0.67%) Publishing
7 1 (0.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 208 (69.57%) Developer
2 81 (27.09%) Java Developer
3 69 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 46 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 45 (15.05%) PHP Developer
6 43 (14.38%) C# Developer
7 39 (13.04%) .NET Developer
8 34 (11.37%) Senior Java Developer
9 32 (10.70%) Magento Developer
10 30 (10.03%) Senior Magento Developer
11 29 (9.70%) PHP Magento Developer
11 29 (9.70%) Senior PHP Developer
11 29 (9.70%) Software Developer
12 26 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
13 25 (8.36%) .NET Software Engineer
13 25 (8.36%) C# Software Engineer
14 21 (7.02%) Web Developer
15 20 (6.69%) Architect
15 20 (6.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (61.20%) XML
2 170 (56.86%) Web Services
3 115 (38.46%) HTML
4 110 (36.79%) REST
5 105 (35.12%) .NET
6 102 (34.11%) CSS
7 93 (31.10%) jQuery
8 77 (25.75%) JSON
9 66 (22.07%) ASP.NET
10 56 (18.73%) WCF
11 53 (17.73%) Hibernate
12 52 (17.39%) RESTful
13 50 (16.72%) LINQ
14 44 (14.72%) Middleware
15 40 (13.38%) HTML5
15 40 (13.38%) WPF
16 39 (13.04%) AngularJS
17 37 (12.37%) JMS
18 35 (11.71%) Spring
18 35 (11.71%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (6.69%) iPad
3 19 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.35%) Mobile App
6 13 (4.35%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.67%) iSeries
7 2 (0.67%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.67%) Statistics
7 2 (0.67%) Telematics
8 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.33%) iPhone
8 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.33%) Social Media
8 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.37%) Windows
2 21 (7.02%) Linux
3 18 (6.02%) Apple iOS
4 15 (5.02%) Android
5 7 (2.34%) Unix
6 3 (1.00%) CentOS
6 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (32.78%) OO
3 74 (24.75%) Scrum
4 64 (21.40%) MVC
5 60 (20.07%) Software Engineering
5 60 (20.07%) Web Development
6 56 (18.73%) TDD
7 55 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (18.06%) SOA
9 44 (14.72%) E-Commerce
10 41 (13.71%) Line Management
11 35 (11.71%) OOD
12 34 (11.37%) BDD
12 34 (11.37%) UML
13 30 (10.03%) Project Management
13 30 (10.03%) SDLC
14 29 (9.70%) Mentoring
15 27 (9.03%) MVVM
15 27 (9.03%) OOP
15 27 (9.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 168 (56.19%) Java
2 115 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 100 (33.44%) C#
4 99 (33.11%) SQL
5 65 (21.74%) PHP
6 34 (11.37%) T-SQL
7 32 (10.70%) C++
7 32 (10.70%) PL/SQL
8 17 (5.69%) C
9 15 (5.02%) Objective-C
10 13 (4.35%) VBA
11 11 (3.68%) Python
12 9 (3.01%) Go
12 9 (3.01%) Ruby
13 6 (2.01%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.67%) VB
15 4 (1.34%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.34%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.34%) VBScript
16 3 (1.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (16.39%) Degree
2 2 (0.67%) ISEB
2 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.71%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (7.69%) Docker
2 4 (1.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (18.73%) Oracle
2 40 (13.38%) Zend
3 30 (10.03%) Microsoft
4 25 (8.36%) Google
4 25 (8.36%) webMethods
5 16 (5.35%) WSO2
6 14 (4.68%) Apple
7 10 (3.34%) Perforce
8 8 (2.68%) IBM
9 6 (2.01%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.67%) Software AG
10 5 (1.67%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.67%) Twitter
11 4 (1.34%) Facebook
11 4 (1.34%) HP
12 2 (0.67%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.67%) SAP
12 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.33%) Cognizant
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Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £0.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + pension + flextime
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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