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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / North West
Rank 127 97 114
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 118 152 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.96% 2.72% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.65% 7.37% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 87 130 145
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,450 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
2538 2063 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.24% 36.94% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2197 1795 2412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -63 75 £50,000 +25.00% 19
Cheshire +14 22 £43,000 +7.50% 15
Lancashire -3 11 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Merseyside +4 10 £40,000 +29.03% 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 137 (53.31%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (52.14%) Web Services
3 108 (42.02%) JavaScript
4 106 (41.25%) HTML
5 105 (40.86%) Java
6 102 (39.69%) .NET
7 99 (38.52%) XML
8 98 (38.13%) SQL
9 93 (36.19%) C#
10 83 (32.30%) CSS
11 80 (31.13%) REST
12 77 (29.96%) jQuery
12 77 (29.96%) TDD
13 75 (29.18%) Finance
14 72 (28.02%) ASP.NET
15 70 (27.24%) SQL Server
15 70 (27.24%) WCF
16 69 (26.85%) Scrum
17 68 (26.46%) OO
18 61 (23.74%) Software Engineering
19 55 (21.40%) Spring
20 54 (21.01%) MVC
20 54 (21.01%) Oracle
21 52 (20.23%) RESTful
22 46 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
23 45 (17.51%) Windows
23 45 (17.51%) Hibernate
24 43 (16.73%) C++
24 43 (16.73%) Git (software)
25 42 (16.34%) 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 (12.84%) Tomcat
2 21 (8.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (7.39%) Apache
4 16 (6.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 15 (5.84%) IIS
6 14 (5.45%) JBoss
7 11 (4.28%) Confluence
8 7 (2.72%) nginx
9 6 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.56%) ColdFusion
11 3 (1.17%) CMS
11 3 (1.17%) GlassFish
11 3 (1.17%) Liferay
11 3 (1.17%) OpenEdge
11 3 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.17%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
2 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.78%) Magento
4 1 (0.39%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.33%) SaaS
2 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.06%) HTTP
2 19 (7.39%) SSL
3 18 (7.00%) FTP
4 17 (6.61%) TCP/IP
5 16 (6.23%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.56%) Internet
7 2 (0.78%) IMAP
7 2 (0.78%) SMTP
7 2 (0.78%) SS7
8 1 (0.39%) Firewall
8 1 (0.39%) SAN
8 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (27.24%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.67%) MySQL
3 24 (9.34%) MongoDB
4 22 (8.56%) Relational Database
5 21 (8.17%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (5.45%) NoSQL
7 13 (5.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (3.11%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.95%) DB2
11 4 (1.56%) Big Data
11 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.39%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.39%) Data Mart
13 1 (0.39%) GIS
13 1 (0.39%) MS Access
13 1 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (16.73%) Git (software)
2 39 (15.18%) Eclipse
3 38 (14.79%) JUnit
4 31 (12.06%) Jenkins
5 29 (11.28%) NUnit
6 26 (10.12%) MSTest
7 20 (7.78%) Ant
8 19 (7.39%) JIRA
9 16 (6.23%) Subversion
10 14 (5.45%) IntelliJ
10 14 (5.45%) Mockito
10 14 (5.45%) Selenium
11 13 (5.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (4.67%) Bitbucket
13 10 (3.89%) Gradle
13 10 (3.89%) JMeter
13 10 (3.89%) Maven
14 9 (3.50%) jMock
14 9 (3.50%) SoapUI
14 9 (3.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (29.18%) Finance
2 17 (6.61%) Retail
3 14 (5.45%) Banking
4 13 (5.06%) Advertising
5 12 (4.67%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.11%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.72%) Electronics
7 7 (2.72%) Marketing
8 4 (1.56%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (57.59%) Developer
2 54 (21.01%) Java Developer
3 40 (15.56%) Senior Developer
4 38 (14.79%) Software Engineer
5 34 (13.23%) .NET Developer
6 30 (11.67%) C# Software Engineer
7 29 (11.28%) Software Developer
8 27 (10.51%) C# Developer
9 25 (9.73%) .NET Software Engineer
10 23 (8.95%) Senior Java Developer
11 20 (7.78%) Analyst
12 18 (7.00%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (6.61%) Administrator
14 16 (6.23%) Technical Administrator
15 14 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
16 13 (5.06%) Embedded Engineer
16 13 (5.06%) Embedded Linux Engineer
16 13 (5.06%) PHP Developer
17 12 (4.67%) Embedded Developer
17 12 (4.67%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (52.14%) Web Services
2 106 (41.25%) HTML
3 102 (39.69%) .NET
4 99 (38.52%) XML
5 83 (32.30%) CSS
6 80 (31.13%) REST
7 77 (29.96%) jQuery
8 72 (28.02%) ASP.NET
9 70 (27.24%) WCF
10 55 (21.40%) Spring
11 52 (20.23%) RESTful
12 45 (17.51%) Hibernate
13 42 (16.34%) XSLT
14 40 (15.56%) JMS
14 40 (15.56%) JSON
15 34 (13.23%) Ajax
16 33 (12.84%) AngularJS
17 32 (12.45%) J2EE
18 30 (11.67%) WPF
19 27 (10.51%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.34%) iPad
2 23 (8.95%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.84%) Device Driver
4 14 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.50%) Mainframe
7 8 (3.11%) AS400
7 8 (3.11%) iSeries
8 6 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.56%) User Experience
10 3 (1.17%) Fintech
10 3 (1.17%) Replication
11 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.78%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.78%) RIA
12 1 (0.39%) Blog
12 1 (0.39%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.39%) SCADA
12 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.51%) Windows
2 29 (11.28%) Linux
3 15 (5.84%) Embedded Linux
4 11 (4.28%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.89%) HPUX
5 10 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.33%) Unix
7 5 (1.95%) Android
7 5 (1.95%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.17%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (53.31%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (29.96%) TDD
3 69 (26.85%) Scrum
4 68 (26.46%) OO
5 61 (23.74%) Software Engineering
6 54 (21.01%) MVC
7 46 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (15.95%) SDLC
9 37 (14.40%) UML
10 34 (13.23%) SOA
11 31 (12.06%) BDD
12 28 (10.89%) Mentoring
12 28 (10.89%) MVVM
12 28 (10.89%) OOP
12 28 (10.89%) RUP
13 27 (10.51%) Service Delivery
14 25 (9.73%) DSDM
14 25 (9.73%) Use Case
15 19 (7.39%) E-Commerce
15 19 (7.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (42.02%) JavaScript
2 105 (40.86%) Java
3 98 (38.13%) SQL
4 93 (36.19%) C#
5 43 (16.73%) C++
6 34 (13.23%) PHP
7 32 (12.45%) T-SQL
8 27 (10.51%) PL/SQL
9 19 (7.39%) C
10 18 (7.00%) Embedded C
11 16 (6.23%) XPath
12 14 (5.45%) Embedded C++
13 8 (3.11%) VB
13 8 (3.11%) VB6
14 7 (2.72%) VB.NET
15 6 (2.33%) Haskell
15 6 (2.33%) Python
16 4 (1.56%) Ruby
17 3 (1.17%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (10.51%) Degree
2 17 (6.61%) SC Cleared
2 17 (6.61%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.11%) HNC
4 8 (3.11%) HND
5 3 (1.17%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.95%) WCAG
2 4 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (3.89%) Docker
2 6 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (2.33%) Varnish
3 2 (0.78%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) Packer
3 1 (0.39%) Ansible
3 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.39%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 54 (21.01%) Oracle
2 40 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.06%) HP
4 8 (3.11%) Cadence
5 3 (1.17%) hybris
5 3 (1.17%) SAP
5 3 (1.17%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.17%) Sun
5 3 (1.17%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.17%) Zend
6 2 (0.78%) IBM
6 2 (0.78%) VMware
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe
7 1 (0.39%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
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