The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 19 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 16 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 9.76% 1.04% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.54% 1.94% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 4
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
SOAP
Manchester

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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
71 103 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 43.29% 53.65% 67.76%
Number of salaries quoted 68 99 121
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SOAP
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Stockport

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 36 (90.00%) XML
2 35 (87.50%) JMS
2 35 (87.50%) Java
3 34 (85.00%) TDD
4 32 (80.00%) C++
4 32 (80.00%) Linux
4 32 (80.00%) UNIX
5 25 (62.50%) Relational Database
6 24 (60.00%) Spring
6 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
6 24 (60.00%) RDBMS
6 24 (60.00%) Hibernate
7 23 (57.50%) Degree
7 23 (57.50%) JSON
7 23 (57.50%) Maven
7 23 (57.50%) Retail
7 23 (57.50%) ActiveMQ
7 23 (57.50%) Servlets
7 23 (57.50%) E-Commerce
7 23 (57.50%) WSDL
7 23 (57.50%) C
7 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
7 23 (57.50%) REST
7 23 (57.50%) RabbitMQ
7 23 (57.50%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (55.00%) Software Architecture
8 22 (55.00%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (55.00%) Java EE
8 22 (55.00%) Logistics
9 15 (37.50%) Web Services

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) WebLogic
1 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
1 9 (22.50%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 24 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Maven
2 11 (27.50%) Ant
2 11 (27.50%) JUnit
2 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.00%) Selenium
3 4 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.50%) Hudson
5 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (57.50%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Software Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.50%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.50%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (90.00%) XML
2 35 (87.50%) JMS
3 24 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 24 (60.00%) Spring
4 23 (57.50%) ActiveMQ
4 23 (57.50%) WSDL
4 23 (57.50%) Servlets
4 23 (57.50%) JSON
4 23 (57.50%) RabbitMQ
4 23 (57.50%) REST
5 22 (55.00%) Java EE
6 15 (37.50%) Web Services
7 11 (27.50%) J2EE
8 10 (25.00%) JDBC
8 10 (25.00%) JNDI
9 9 (22.50%) EJB
10 5 (12.50%) .NET
11 1 (2.50%) HTML
11 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET
11 1 (2.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (57.50%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (55.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) UNIX
1 32 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) TDD
2 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 23 (57.50%) E-Commerce
4 22 (55.00%) Logistics
4 22 (55.00%) Software Architecture
5 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.00%) OO
7 9 (22.50%) OOP
8 6 (15.00%) OOD
9 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (10.00%) System Testing
9 4 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) Automation Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Manual Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
11 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) Java
2 32 (80.00%) C++
3 23 (57.50%) C
4 14 (35.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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