The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 21 27 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.84% 3.80% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 7.79% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
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 Chester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 60 77 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 43.80% 48.73% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 54 64 36
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

SOAP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Chester

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Chester over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Chester

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Chester region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Spring
4 7 (38.89%) JSON
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) J2EE
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) WCF
6 5 (27.78%) REST
6 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
6 5 (27.78%) IT Strategy
7 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 4 (22.22%) PHP
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Selenium
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) SAML
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 2 (11.11%) RESTful
9 2 (11.11%) Open Source
9 2 (11.11%) hybris
9 2 (11.11%) GlassFish

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
1 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Spring
2 7 (38.89%) J2EE
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
4 5 (27.78%) REST
4 5 (27.78%) WCF
5 3 (16.67%) SAML
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) JSTL
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) Struts
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) FuelPHP
7 1 (5.56%) JPA
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) IT Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) OO
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 2 (11.11%) Open Source
7 2 (11.11%) RAD
7 2 (11.11%) RUP
7 2 (11.11%) SOA
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.56%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) hybris
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Zend
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