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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 98 84 116
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +32
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 146 207 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.61% 3.28% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.59% 8.01% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 111 167 127
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,000
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
2217 2585 3056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.57% 40.90% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2190 2593
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -17 99 £50,000 +19.04% 13
Cheshire +17 24 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Merseyside +6 12 £30,000 -27.27% 8
Lancashire +4 10 £32,500 -7.14% 2
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 199 (62.19%) Java
2 192 (60.00%) Web Services
3 182 (56.88%) XML
4 175 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (39.06%) JavaScript
6 124 (38.75%) HTML
7 120 (37.50%) REST
8 112 (35.00%) .NET
9 104 (32.50%) CSS
10 103 (32.19%) C#
11 101 (31.56%) OO
12 96 (30.00%) SQL
13 85 (26.56%) jQuery
14 82 (25.63%) Git (software)
14 82 (25.63%) SQL Server
15 81 (25.31%) JSON
16 72 (22.50%) Scrum
17 71 (22.19%) Finance
17 71 (22.19%) Oracle
18 66 (20.63%) ASP.NET
18 66 (20.63%) MVC
19 62 (19.38%) Degree
20 60 (18.75%) WCF
21 59 (18.44%) Hibernate
22 57 (17.81%) Software Engineering
23 56 (17.50%) RESTful
24 54 (16.88%) TDD
25 53 (16.56%) PHP
26 50 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
27 49 (15.31%) Spring

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 25 (7.81%) Tomcat
1 25 (7.81%) WebSphere
2 23 (7.19%) JBoss
3 20 (6.25%) Apache
4 12 (3.75%) IIS
5 11 (3.44%) Mule
6 10 (3.13%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.81%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.50%) Apache ServiceMix
8 8 (2.50%) nginx
9 7 (2.19%) Confluence
10 6 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.88%) CMS
11 4 (1.25%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.63%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.19%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.88%) MS Office
4 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (7.81%) Magento
2 4 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.25%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.94%) OpenCart
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.31%) SaaS
3 11 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.56%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.56%) PaaS
6 4 (1.25%) Office 365
7 3 (0.94%) IaaS
7 3 (0.94%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.75%) SSL
2 11 (3.44%) HTTP
3 5 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.25%) DNS
4 4 (1.25%) Internet
4 4 (1.25%) MPLS
4 4 (1.25%) WebEx
5 3 (0.94%) Broadband
5 3 (0.94%) LDAP
6 1 (0.31%) SNMP
6 1 (0.31%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (25.63%) SQL Server
2 49 (15.31%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (9.38%) MySQL
4 26 (8.13%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.94%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.06%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.81%) Redis
9 8 (2.50%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.88%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.88%) Hazelcast
11 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.94%) DB2
13 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 82 (25.63%) Git (software)
2 41 (12.81%) Eclipse
3 30 (9.38%) NUnit
4 29 (9.06%) JUnit
5 26 (8.13%) Oracle Forms
6 25 (7.81%) Maven
6 25 (7.81%) MSTest
6 25 (7.81%) Selenium
7 24 (7.50%) Ant
8 23 (7.19%) JIRA
8 23 (7.19%) Mercurial
9 22 (6.88%) Visual Studio
10 21 (6.56%) PhpStorm
11 17 (5.31%) Jenkins
12 16 (5.00%) Subversion
13 15 (4.69%) Appium
13 15 (4.69%) SoapUI
14 14 (4.38%) Cucumber
14 14 (4.38%) Redmine
15 12 (3.75%) Mockito
General
1 71 (22.19%) Finance
2 16 (5.00%) Retail
3 8 (2.50%) Advertising
4 7 (2.19%) Legal
5 6 (1.88%) Banking
5 6 (1.88%) Games
5 6 (1.88%) Marketing
6 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) Law
7 2 (0.63%) Publishing
7 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 216 (67.50%) Developer
2 96 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 79 (24.69%) Senior Developer
4 45 (14.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 40 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 39 (12.19%) C# Developer
7 38 (11.88%) PHP Developer
8 37 (11.56%) .NET Developer
9 30 (9.38%) Architect
9 30 (9.38%) Software Developer
10 27 (8.44%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (7.81%) .NET Software Engineer
11 25 (7.81%) C# Software Engineer
12 22 (6.88%) ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (6.88%) Magento Developer
12 22 (6.88%) PHP Magento Developer
12 22 (6.88%) Senior PHP Developer
13 21 (6.56%) Senior Magento Developer
14 19 (5.94%) Analyst
14 19 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (60.00%) Web Services
2 182 (56.88%) XML
3 124 (38.75%) HTML
4 120 (37.50%) REST
5 112 (35.00%) .NET
6 104 (32.50%) CSS
7 85 (26.56%) jQuery
8 81 (25.31%) JSON
9 66 (20.63%) ASP.NET
10 60 (18.75%) WCF
11 59 (18.44%) Hibernate
12 56 (17.50%) RESTful
13 49 (15.31%) Spring
14 48 (15.00%) J2EE
15 38 (11.88%) HTML5
15 38 (11.88%) JMS
15 38 (11.88%) LINQ
15 38 (11.88%) WPF
16 37 (11.56%) JDBC
17 34 (10.63%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.31%) iPad
2 24 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 22 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 19 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.88%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.25%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.94%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.94%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.94%) User Experience
9 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.63%) Social Media
9 2 (0.63%) Statistics
9 2 (0.63%) Telematics
10 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.31%) FMCG
10 1 (0.31%) iPhone
10 1 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.69%) Windows
2 28 (8.75%) Linux
3 20 (6.25%) Android
4 19 (5.94%) Apple iOS
5 17 (5.31%) Unix
6 3 (0.94%) CentOS
6 3 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.31%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (31.56%) OO
3 72 (22.50%) Scrum
4 66 (20.63%) MVC
5 57 (17.81%) Software Engineering
6 54 (16.88%) TDD
7 50 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (14.69%) SOA
8 47 (14.69%) Web Development
9 38 (11.88%) OOP
9 38 (11.88%) Unit Testing
10 37 (11.56%) OOD
11 35 (10.94%) Line Management
12 33 (10.31%) Mentoring
13 32 (10.00%) BDD
14 31 (9.69%) MVVM
15 30 (9.38%) UML
16 29 (9.06%) Automated Testing
16 29 (9.06%) E-Commerce
17 27 (8.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 199 (62.19%) Java
2 125 (39.06%) JavaScript
3 103 (32.19%) C#
4 96 (30.00%) SQL
5 53 (16.56%) PHP
6 33 (10.31%) T-SQL
7 32 (10.00%) C++
8 31 (9.69%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.69%) C
9 15 (4.69%) Objective-C
10 12 (3.75%) Python
11 9 (2.81%) Go
11 9 (2.81%) Ruby
11 9 (2.81%) VBA
12 8 (2.50%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.50%) VBScript
13 7 (2.19%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.25%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.25%) PHP 5
15 3 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 62 (19.38%) Degree
2 4 (1.25%) HND
2 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.31%) ISEB
3 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) COBIT
2 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (5.31%) Docker
2 5 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 71 (22.19%) Oracle
2 39 (12.19%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.75%) Zend
4 18 (5.63%) Google
4 18 (5.63%) webMethods
5 15 (4.69%) Apple
5 15 (4.69%) Perforce
6 12 (3.75%) IBM
7 9 (2.81%) WSO2
8 7 (2.19%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.88%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.56%) Software AG
10 5 (1.56%) Twitter
10 5 (1.56%) VMware
11 4 (1.25%) Alias
11 4 (1.25%) BMC
11 4 (1.25%) HP
11 4 (1.25%) Remedy
12 3 (0.94%) PayPal
12 3 (0.94%) WorldPay
Liverpool, Merseyside
Talent International
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £30,738 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + huge benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire, North West England
AWD online
Salary: up to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hyde, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 24 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Interlink Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum An exceptional benefits program.
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago