Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 30 17
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 10 22 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 5.49% 9.17% 15.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.54% 23.91% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 42
Halifax median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.81% -43.00% +81.82%
10th Percentile £32,225 £26,250 £41,325
90th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +42.86%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 57 92 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 31.32% 38.33% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 110
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,650 £26,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £52,750 £50,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Halifax

SOAP
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Halifax region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (50.00%) PHPUnit
4 5 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 5 (50.00%) Laravel
5 4 (40.00%) Twitter
5 4 (40.00%) SOLID
5 4 (40.00%) GDPR
5 4 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (40.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 4 (40.00%) MuleSoft
5 4 (40.00%) RAML
5 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Google
5 4 (40.00%) CMS
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (40.00%) JSON

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 4 (40.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) PHPUnit
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Laravel
1 5 (50.00%) REST
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) RAML
2 4 (40.00%) RESTful
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 4 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) SOLID
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP 7
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Google
1 4 (40.00%) MuleSoft
1 4 (40.00%) Twitter
1 4 (40.00%) webMethods