Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
North East > Durham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 33 57
Rank change year-on-year -13 +24 -21
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 12 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 3.45% 3.70% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.82% 9.71% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 5
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,100 £27,000 £32,200
90th Percentile £43,375 £40,450 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%

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 Durham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 136 103 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 39.08% 38.15% 48.31%
Number of salaries quoted 126 98 167
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £55,000
North East median annual salary £39,513 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.37% - +7.14%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Durham

SOAP
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Durham

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Durham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Durham

SOAP
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Durham region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington -8 5 £40,000 +14.29%
Stockton-on-Tees -2 4 £35,250 +25.89%
SOAP
North East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Durham region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 8 (66.67%) REST
5 7 (58.33%) C#
5 7 (58.33%) .NET
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (58.33%) MVC
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (50.00%) CSS
6 6 (50.00%) HTML
6 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
7 5 (41.67%) Selenium
7 5 (41.67%) JMeter
8 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (33.33%) XML
8 4 (33.33%) RESTful
8 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (25.00%) TestNG
9 3 (25.00%) JIRA
9 3 (25.00%) Java
9 3 (25.00%) JUnit
9 3 (25.00%) Open Source
9 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (25.00%) User Stories
9 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (25.00%) SDLC

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JMeter
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) Appium
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) TestNG
3 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
3 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
3 2 (16.67%) Robot Framework
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) RESTful
5 4 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (8.33%) XSD
7 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (25.00%) API Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) User Stories
7 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (16.67%) ATDD
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 2 (16.67%) Microservices
7 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft