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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 117 135 88
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -47
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 152 142 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.39% 2.13% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.63% 5.36% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 119 124 195
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2702 2650 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.51% 39.74% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2327 2288 2713
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,230
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -4 90 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Merseyside 0 30 £45,000 +42.85% 8
Cheshire +37 27 £42,500 - 3
Lancashire +1 4 £35,000 -17.64% 2
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 179 (60.07%) Web Services
2 164 (55.03%) Java
3 149 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (47.65%) XML
5 119 (39.93%) JavaScript
6 114 (38.26%) SQL
6 114 (38.26%) .NET
7 109 (36.58%) HTML
8 106 (35.57%) C#
9 105 (35.23%) REST
10 90 (30.20%) CSS
10 90 (30.20%) Finance
11 81 (27.18%) MVC
12 77 (25.84%) Oracle
12 77 (25.84%) OO
13 72 (24.16%) Scrum
14 70 (23.49%) jQuery
15 69 (23.15%) SQL Server
16 68 (22.82%) WCF
17 67 (22.48%) Spring
18 66 (22.15%) TDD
18 66 (22.15%) ASP.NET
19 64 (21.48%) Windows
19 64 (21.48%) RESTful
20 59 (19.80%) Hibernate
21 57 (19.13%) Software Engineering
21 57 (19.13%) Git (software)
22 48 (16.11%) Eclipse
23 47 (15.77%) JSON
24 46 (15.44%) Continuous Integration

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 32 (10.74%) Tomcat
2 26 (8.72%) JBoss
3 18 (6.04%) WebSphere
4 15 (5.03%) Apache
5 14 (4.70%) Oracle Service Bus
6 11 (3.69%) CMS
7 10 (3.36%) Confluence
8 9 (3.02%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.68%) nginx
9 5 (1.68%) Umbraco
10 4 (1.34%) IIS
10 4 (1.34%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.34%) Mule
10 4 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.01%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (1.01%) CICS
12 2 (0.67%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (2.35%) MS Office
2 5 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) HipChat
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.68%) Magento
2 4 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.68%) SaaS
3 5 (1.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (1.34%) Office 365
5 3 (1.01%) IaaS
5 3 (1.01%) Sage Pay
5 3 (1.01%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.05%) HTTP
2 23 (7.72%) SSL
3 17 (5.70%) FTP
4 14 (4.70%) HTTPS
5 8 (2.68%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.68%) Internet
7 4 (1.34%) DNS
7 4 (1.34%) MPLS
7 4 (1.34%) WebEx
7 4 (1.34%) WinSCP
8 3 (1.01%) Broadband
8 3 (1.01%) Firewall
9 2 (0.67%) LDAP
10 1 (0.34%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.34%) SNMP
10 1 (0.34%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (23.15%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.08%) MongoDB
3 31 (10.40%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (7.72%) MySQL
5 19 (6.38%) NoSQL
6 16 (5.37%) Relational Database
7 13 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (4.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.68%) DB2
9 5 (1.68%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.68%) Redis
10 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.01%) MS Access
12 2 (0.67%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.67%) SQLite
13 1 (0.34%) Big Data
13 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 57 (19.13%) Git (software)
2 48 (16.11%) Eclipse
3 43 (14.43%) NUnit
4 40 (13.42%) Ant
5 31 (10.40%) Jenkins
6 29 (9.73%) JUnit
7 26 (8.72%) MSTest
8 21 (7.05%) Subversion
9 20 (6.71%) Maven
10 19 (6.38%) IntelliJ
10 19 (6.38%) SoapUI
11 15 (5.03%) Gradle
12 13 (4.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (4.36%) JIRA
13 11 (3.69%) JMeter
13 11 (3.69%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (3.69%) Visual Studio
14 10 (3.36%) Appium
15 9 (3.02%) jMock
15 9 (3.02%) Mockito
General
1 90 (30.20%) Finance
2 17 (5.70%) Banking
3 9 (3.02%) Advertising
4 7 (2.35%) Marketing
5 6 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.68%) Legal
7 4 (1.34%) Publishing
8 3 (1.01%) Games
9 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 171 (57.38%) Developer
2 79 (26.51%) Java Developer
3 65 (21.81%) Senior Developer
4 41 (13.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (13.42%) C# Developer
6 39 (13.09%) Software Engineer
7 33 (11.07%) .NET Developer
8 30 (10.07%) C# Software Engineer
8 30 (10.07%) Software Developer
9 27 (9.06%) Architect
10 26 (8.72%) .NET Software Engineer
11 21 (7.05%) Analyst
11 21 (7.05%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (5.70%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (5.70%) PHP Developer
12 17 (5.70%) Team Leader
13 16 (5.37%) Applications Support
14 14 (4.70%) Administrator
14 14 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (4.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (60.07%) Web Services
2 142 (47.65%) XML
3 114 (38.26%) .NET
4 109 (36.58%) HTML
5 105 (35.23%) REST
6 90 (30.20%) CSS
7 70 (23.49%) jQuery
8 68 (22.82%) WCF
9 67 (22.48%) Spring
10 66 (22.15%) ASP.NET
11 64 (21.48%) RESTful
12 59 (19.80%) Hibernate
13 47 (15.77%) JSON
14 46 (15.44%) XSLT
15 44 (14.77%) AngularJS
16 43 (14.43%) JMS
17 42 (14.09%) WPF
18 39 (13.09%) J2EE
19 34 (11.41%) LINQ
20 31 (10.40%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.07%) iPad
2 20 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.04%) Mobile App
4 17 (5.70%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.34%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (1.34%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.34%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.01%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.01%) Fintech
7 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.01%) Mobile Games
7 3 (1.01%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.01%) User Experience
7 3 (1.01%) VSAM
8 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.67%) Replication
8 2 (0.67%) SCADA
8 2 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.48%) Windows
2 21 (7.05%) Unix
3 18 (6.04%) Linux
4 17 (5.70%) Android
5 15 (5.03%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.69%) HPUX
6 11 (3.69%) Windows Server
6 11 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.68%) Solaris
8 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (27.18%) MVC
3 77 (25.84%) OO
4 72 (24.16%) Scrum
5 66 (22.15%) TDD
6 57 (19.13%) Software Engineering
7 46 (15.44%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (12.42%) OOP
9 35 (11.74%) SOA
9 35 (11.74%) UML
10 31 (10.40%) Mentoring
10 31 (10.40%) MVVM
10 31 (10.40%) Unit Testing
11 28 (9.40%) Service Delivery
12 26 (8.72%) DSDM
12 26 (8.72%) RUP
12 26 (8.72%) Use Case
13 25 (8.39%) Web Development
14 24 (8.05%) BDD
15 21 (7.05%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 164 (55.03%) Java
2 119 (39.93%) JavaScript
3 114 (38.26%) SQL
4 106 (35.57%) C#
5 33 (11.07%) PHP
6 32 (10.74%) PL/SQL
7 31 (10.40%) T-SQL
8 30 (10.07%) C++
9 14 (4.70%) XPath
10 12 (4.03%) Python
11 10 (3.36%) Ruby
12 9 (3.02%) Objective-C
12 9 (3.02%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.68%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.68%) VBA
14 6 (2.01%) C
15 5 (1.68%) Go
16 4 (1.34%) VBScript
17 3 (1.01%) COBOL
17 3 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (14.77%) Degree
2 14 (4.70%) SC Cleared
2 14 (4.70%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.68%) HND
4 4 (1.34%) ISEB
4 4 (1.34%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.03%) QA
2 6 (2.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.34%) Docker
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.01%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 77 (25.84%) Oracle
2 30 (10.07%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.69%) Perforce
4 9 (3.02%) Apple
4 9 (3.02%) Zend
5 8 (2.68%) Google
6 7 (2.35%) IBM
7 6 (2.01%) HP
8 5 (1.68%) VMware
9 4 (1.34%) Alias
9 4 (1.34%) BMC
9 4 (1.34%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.34%) Remedy
10 3 (1.01%) PayPal
10 3 (1.01%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.67%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.67%) webMethods
11 2 (0.67%) WSO2
12 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.34%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £100000 - £800000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £31100 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Free Parking & Workplace Pension +
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Prospectus
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BLM law
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Rochdale
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Stockport
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BLM law
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago