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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 17 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 26 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 13.13% 4.63% 2.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.00% 8.05% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 5
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
100 149 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 50.51% 57.53% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 94 96 139
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
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 24 April 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 40 (95.24%) Java
1 40 (95.24%) XML
1 40 (95.24%) JMS
2 37 (88.10%) UNIX
2 37 (88.10%) Linux
2 37 (88.10%) C++
3 30 (71.43%) TDD
4 23 (54.76%) OO
4 23 (54.76%) Relational Database
5 21 (50.00%) Web Services
6 20 (47.62%) Maven
6 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
6 20 (47.62%) Degree
6 20 (47.62%) JSON
6 20 (47.62%) Retail
6 20 (47.62%) ActiveMQ
6 20 (47.62%) Spring
6 20 (47.62%) Hibernate
6 20 (47.62%) Eclipse
6 20 (47.62%) WSDL
6 20 (47.62%) C
6 20 (47.62%) SQL
6 20 (47.62%) J2EE
6 20 (47.62%) Ant
6 20 (47.62%) JUnit
6 20 (47.62%) Servlets
6 20 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (47.62%) REST
6 20 (47.62%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (45.24%) RDBMS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (42.86%) WebLogic
1 18 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 18 (42.86%) GlassFish
2 9 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) Relational Database
2 19 (45.24%) RDBMS
3 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Ant
1 20 (47.62%) JUnit
1 20 (47.62%) Eclipse
1 20 (47.62%) Maven
2 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.76%) Hudson
2 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.76%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 20 (47.62%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Software Engineer
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
1 20 (47.62%) Java Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (2.38%) Software Tester
4 1 (2.38%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (2.38%) Analyst
4 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (2.38%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (2.38%) Automation Tester
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (95.24%) XML
1 40 (95.24%) JMS
2 21 (50.00%) Web Services
3 20 (47.62%) Servlets
3 20 (47.62%) JSON
3 20 (47.62%) J2EE
3 20 (47.62%) WSDL
3 20 (47.62%) Hibernate
3 20 (47.62%) ActiveMQ
3 20 (47.62%) Spring
3 20 (47.62%) RabbitMQ
3 20 (47.62%) REST
4 18 (42.86%) JNDI
4 18 (42.86%) JDBC
5 17 (40.48%) EJB
5 17 (40.48%) Java EE
6 9 (21.43%) jQuery
7 2 (4.76%) .NET
8 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (40.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) UNIX
1 37 (88.10%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) TDD
2 23 (54.76%) OO
3 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
4 18 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 17 (40.48%) Logistics
5 17 (40.48%) OOP
5 17 (40.48%) Software Architecture
6 15 (35.71%) OOD
7 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.76%) Automation Testing
11 2 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
11 2 (4.76%) System Testing
11 2 (4.76%) BDD
11 2 (4.76%) Compatibility Testing
12 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
12 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) Java
2 37 (88.10%) C++
3 20 (47.62%) C
3 20 (47.62%) SQL
4 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Capita
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