The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 34 16 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.22% 10.71% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 23.38% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 3
Median salary - £34,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -23.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
57 77 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 34.76% 45.83% 53.27%
Number of salaries quoted 45 73 101
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport 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 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 25 July 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) QA
3 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
4 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (50.00%) Selenium
4 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 6 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) J2EE
5 5 (41.67%) JDBC
6 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (25.00%) SOA
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (25.00%) REST
7 2 (16.67%) iPad
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Wicket
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Spring
7 2 (16.67%) JNDI
7 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Ant

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
2 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE Architect
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Java Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 3 (25.00%) SOA Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Web Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) J2EE
1 5 (41.67%) JDBC
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Wicket
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) JMS
3 2 (16.67%) JNDI
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter