The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 70 89
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 31 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.88% 2.42% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.47% 6.57% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 32
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 479 487 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.48% 36.87% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 414 411 476
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing SOAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Cheshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Cheshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Cheshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Chester +8 9 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Knutsford +6 6 £37,500 - 4
Warrington +4 6 £40,000 -
Crewe -13 2 - -
Ellesmere Port - 2 - - 1
Runcorn - 1 - - 1
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (56.60%) Java
1 30 (56.60%) Web Services
2 27 (50.94%) Spring
3 21 (39.62%) MVC
4 20 (37.74%) HTML
4 20 (37.74%) SQL
4 20 (37.74%) REST
5 19 (35.85%) TDD
6 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
6 18 (33.96%) .NET
6 18 (33.96%) Oracle
6 18 (33.96%) JSON
7 17 (32.08%) C#
7 17 (32.08%) Finance
8 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
8 16 (30.19%) XML
9 15 (28.30%) Hibernate
10 14 (26.42%) J2EE
10 14 (26.42%) WCF
10 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
11 13 (24.53%) jQuery
12 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
12 12 (22.64%) SDLC
13 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
13 11 (20.75%) CSS
14 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
14 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
14 10 (18.87%) OO
15 9 (16.98%) SOA

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (13.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (9.43%) CMS
2 5 (9.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (9.43%) Umbraco
3 3 (5.66%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.89%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
1 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) MySQL
3 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.66%) DB2
4 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.21%) Selenium
3 6 (11.32%) JIRA
4 5 (9.43%) JUnit
4 5 (9.43%) SonarQube
4 5 (9.43%) Subversion
5 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.55%) Jasmine
5 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
6 3 (5.66%) Gradle
6 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.77%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.77%) Maven
8 1 (1.89%) Mockito
8 1 (1.89%) MSTest
8 1 (1.89%) NUnit
8 1 (1.89%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Advertising
4 3 (5.66%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (73.58%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) C# Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Architect
8 5 (9.43%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) Technical Architect
9 4 (7.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.66%) Mid-Level Java Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) Web Services
2 27 (50.94%) Spring
3 20 (37.74%) HTML
3 20 (37.74%) REST
4 18 (33.96%) .NET
4 18 (33.96%) JSON
5 16 (30.19%) XML
6 15 (28.30%) Hibernate
7 14 (26.42%) AngularJS
7 14 (26.42%) J2EE
7 14 (26.42%) WCF
8 13 (24.53%) jQuery
9 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
9 11 (20.75%) CSS
10 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
11 8 (15.09%) EJB
11 8 (15.09%) RESTful
11 8 (15.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (11.32%) Spring MVC
13 5 (9.43%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) N-Tier
2 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) RIA
4 2 (3.77%) Social Media
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) MVC
3 19 (35.85%) TDD
4 12 (22.64%) SDLC
5 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
5 10 (18.87%) OO
6 9 (16.98%) SOA
7 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
8 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
9 6 (11.32%) OOP
9 6 (11.32%) Scrum
10 5 (9.43%) BDD
10 5 (9.43%) EAI
10 5 (9.43%) IT Strategy
10 5 (9.43%) Microservices
10 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.43%) Software Delivery
11 4 (7.55%) MVVM
11 4 (7.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) SQL
3 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
4 17 (32.08%) C#
5 4 (7.55%) PHP
5 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Python
7 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.77%) XPath
7 2 (3.77%) XQuery
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SDET
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Sitecore
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Sun
4 2 (3.77%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.77%) HP
4 2 (3.77%) hybris
4 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.77%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.89%) Zend
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