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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 23 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 6 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.80% 11.23% 4.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 20.19% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 11
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
56 104 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 44.80% 55.61% 57.63%
Number of salaries quoted 47 95 103
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) QA
3 9 (56.25%) Selenium
3 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 9 (56.25%) WebDriver
3 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 9 (56.25%) SoapUI
3 9 (56.25%) SDLC
4 7 (43.75%) J2EE
4 7 (43.75%) JDBC
5 4 (25.00%) JSP
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) Ant
5 4 (25.00%) JUnit
5 4 (25.00%) JMS
5 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) JNDI
5 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Apache Wicket
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) iPad

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 (18.75%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
1 9 (56.25%) SoapUI
1 9 (56.25%) WebDriver
2 4 (25.00%) Ant
2 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Automation Test Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE Architect
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 3 (18.75%) SOA Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Web Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) J2EE
1 7 (43.75%) JDBC
2 4 (25.00%) Apache Wicket
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) JMS
2 4 (25.00%) JNDI
2 4 (25.00%) JSP
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) SDLC
2 9 (56.25%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) OOP
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter