Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 26 43
Rank change year-on-year -20 +17 -5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 9 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.77% 6.92% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.03% 14.18% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 8
Chester median annual salary £55,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.15% -8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £45,625 £32,000 £35,500
90th Percentile £72,250 £48,750 £50,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -5.88%

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 179 141 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 55.08% 48.79% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 167 133 153
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,250 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

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 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 4 (44.44%) Sybase
5 4 (44.44%) JSP
5 4 (44.44%) SailPoint
5 4 (44.44%) CyberArk
6 3 (33.33%) RESTful
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) Spring
7 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) Novell
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (22.22%) .NET

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 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Mockito
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) JSP
2 4 (44.44%) SailPoint
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) LDAP
4 2 (22.22%) OAuth
4 2 (22.22%) OAuth2
4 2 (22.22%) Servlets
4 2 (22.22%) SPML
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Wicket
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Privileged Access Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Secure Coding
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) BeanShell
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) CyberArk
2 4 (44.44%) Sybase
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Novell
3 2 (22.22%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (22.22%) Ping Identity
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft