Period
to 28 September 2020

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 6 months to 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 13 25
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 3 38 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 2.83% 11.99% 7.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 23.90% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 38 23
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +25.00%
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +3.45%

SOAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33 159 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 31.13% 50.16% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 30 154 113
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £38,625 £26,750 £24,400
90th Percentile £59,000 £66,250 £59,750
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Chester

SOAP
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SOAP in Chester.

Salary trend for SOAP in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) B2C
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript

SOAP
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) TestNG
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
1 2 (66.67%) API Testing
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker