Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 92 126
Rank change year-on-year -33 +34 +40
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 94 150 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.98% 2.94% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.18% 7.24% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 83 124 118
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +18.75%
10th Percentile £38,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +20.57%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,813 2,073 2,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.14% 40.60% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,605 1,825 1,889
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £59,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Leeds

SOAP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Leeds

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 78 (82.98%) XML
2 69 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (63.83%) Web Services
4 59 (62.77%) Java
5 57 (60.64%) SQL
6 43 (45.74%) HTML
6 43 (45.74%) JavaScript
7 42 (44.68%) CSS
8 38 (40.43%) C#
9 33 (35.11%) Finance
10 32 (34.04%) REST
11 27 (28.72%) OO
12 26 (27.66%) T-SQL
12 26 (27.66%) XSD
12 26 (27.66%) RESTful
13 25 (26.60%) Software Engineering
13 25 (26.60%) UML
14 24 (25.53%) .NET
15 22 (23.40%) PL/SQL
15 22 (23.40%) ASP.NET
15 22 (23.40%) NUnit
15 22 (23.40%) jQuery
16 21 (22.34%) Test Automation
16 21 (22.34%) XSLT
17 19 (20.21%) Service Delivery
17 19 (20.21%) Scrum
17 19 (20.21%) C++
17 19 (20.21%) RUP
17 19 (20.21%) DSDM
17 19 (20.21%) MSTest

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.26%) IIS
3 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) Confluence
5 1 (1.06%) Drupal
5 1 (1.06%) nginx
5 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) HipChat
1 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Infor LN
1 2 (2.13%) NetSuite
1 2 (2.13%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) GitHub
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) HTTP
2 2 (2.13%) Firewall
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.02%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.51%) Hadoop
4 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.38%) Apache Hive
5 6 (6.38%) Big Data
5 6 (6.38%) Data Lake
5 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.38%) HBase
5 6 (6.38%) Impala
5 6 (6.38%) MOLAP
5 6 (6.38%) MySQL
5 6 (6.38%) OLAP
5 6 (6.38%) ROLAP
5 6 (6.38%) Sqoop
6 4 (4.26%) CouchDB
6 4 (4.26%) Redis
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (23.40%) NUnit
2 19 (20.21%) MSTest
3 17 (18.09%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (9.57%) Selenium
6 7 (7.45%) FitNesse
6 7 (7.45%) SpecFlow
6 7 (7.45%) tSQLt
7 6 (6.38%) SoapUI
8 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.32%) Rational Performance Tester
9 4 (4.26%) Cucumber
9 4 (4.26%) LoadRunner
9 4 (4.26%) LoadUI
10 3 (3.19%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.19%) Maven
11 2 (2.13%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.13%) JIRA
11 2 (2.13%) JMeter
11 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (35.11%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.06%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (39.36%) Developer
2 22 (23.40%) Software Engineer
3 20 (21.28%) Java Developer
4 19 (20.21%) .NET Software Engineer
4 19 (20.21%) C# Software Engineer
5 13 (13.83%) Test Engineer
6 11 (11.70%) Mobile Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Principal Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Architect
8 7 (7.45%) Principal Test Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Data Architect
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (5.32%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.32%) PHP Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Tester
11 4 (4.26%) Applications Engineer
11 4 (4.26%) Lead Architect
11 4 (4.26%) Lead Data Architect
11 4 (4.26%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (82.98%) XML
2 60 (63.83%) Web Services
3 43 (45.74%) HTML
4 42 (44.68%) CSS
5 32 (34.04%) REST
6 26 (27.66%) RESTful
6 26 (27.66%) XSD
7 24 (25.53%) .NET
8 22 (23.40%) ASP.NET
8 22 (23.40%) jQuery
9 21 (22.34%) XSLT
10 19 (20.21%) LINQ
10 19 (20.21%) Silverlight
10 19 (20.21%) WCF
10 19 (20.21%) WF
10 19 (20.21%) WPF
11 16 (17.02%) JSON
12 12 (12.77%) Spring
12 12 (12.77%) WSDL
13 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) User Experience
2 15 (15.96%) NHS
3 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (13.83%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (11.70%) Mobile App
6 6 (6.38%) Replication
6 6 (6.38%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.02%) Windows
2 12 (12.77%) Android
2 12 (12.77%) Apple iOS
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (6.38%) Linux
4 6 (6.38%) Unix
5 4 (4.26%) AIX
6 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.72%) OO
3 25 (26.60%) Software Engineering
3 25 (26.60%) UML
4 21 (22.34%) Test Automation
5 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (20.21%) DSDM
5 19 (20.21%) MVVM
5 19 (20.21%) RUP
5 19 (20.21%) Scrum
5 19 (20.21%) Service Delivery
5 19 (20.21%) Use Case
6 17 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (17.02%) MVC
8 15 (15.96%) Performance Testing
9 13 (13.83%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (13.83%) Secure Coding
10 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
11 11 (11.70%) BDD
11 11 (11.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (62.77%) Java
2 57 (60.64%) SQL
3 43 (45.74%) JavaScript
4 38 (40.43%) C#
5 26 (27.66%) T-SQL
6 22 (23.40%) PL/SQL
7 19 (20.21%) C++
8 8 (8.51%) Scala
9 7 (7.45%) PHP
10 6 (6.38%) R
11 5 (5.32%) Java 8
12 3 (3.19%) VB
12 3 (3.19%) VB6
13 2 (2.13%) Apple Swift
13 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.06%) COBOL
14 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) ISEB
2 7 (7.45%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Apache Flume
1 6 (6.38%) HDFS
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Oozie
2 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.06%) Nagios
3 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) IBM
3 5 (5.32%) Perforce
4 2 (2.13%) Apple
4 2 (2.13%) Google
4 2 (2.13%) Infor
4 2 (2.13%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.13%) Sage
4 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.06%) Adobe
5 1 (1.06%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.06%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.06%) hybris
5 1 (1.06%) Twitter
5 1 (1.06%) Zend