Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 88 115
Rank change year-on-year -27 +27 +37
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 86 146 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.11% 2.97% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.76% 7.81% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 75 120 109
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,867 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,000 £67,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +36.99%

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 1,492 1,869 1,935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.62% 38.02% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,258 1,607 1,665
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £58,750
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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 66 (76.74%) Web Services
2 60 (69.77%) XML
3 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (55.81%) SQL
5 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
6 41 (47.67%) HTML
6 41 (47.67%) Java
7 37 (43.02%) C#
8 35 (40.70%) REST
9 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
9 33 (38.37%) CSS
10 30 (34.88%) .NET
10 30 (34.88%) T-SQL
11 29 (33.72%) ASP.NET
11 29 (33.72%) OO
12 28 (32.56%) Scrum
12 28 (32.56%) WCF
12 28 (32.56%) jQuery
13 27 (31.40%) Finance
14 24 (27.91%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (26.74%) IIS
16 22 (25.58%) Windows
16 22 (25.58%) MVC
17 21 (24.42%) Software Engineering
17 21 (24.42%) XSLT
17 21 (24.42%) UML
17 21 (24.42%) QA
17 21 (24.42%) RESTful
18 20 (23.26%) PL/SQL
19 17 (19.77%) Service Delivery

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 23 (26.74%) IIS
2 12 (13.95%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (10.47%) Confluence
4 7 (8.14%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.33%) WordPress
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
6 1 (1.16%) CMS
6 1 (1.16%) Drupal
6 1 (1.16%) nginx
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.16%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.33%) Infor LN
2 2 (2.33%) Magento
2 2 (2.33%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Sage Pay
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) GitHub
4 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.16%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) Internet
2 7 (8.14%) HTTP
3 2 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (12.79%) NoSQL
4 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.98%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.65%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.65%) Big Data
7 4 (4.65%) Data Lake
7 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.65%) HBase
7 4 (4.65%) Impala
7 4 (4.65%) MOLAP
7 4 (4.65%) MySQL
7 4 (4.65%) OLAP
7 4 (4.65%) ROLAP
7 4 (4.65%) Sqoop
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) MSTest
1 17 (19.77%) NUnit
2 13 (15.12%) Visual Studio
3 12 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (11.63%) JIRA
5 9 (10.47%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.14%) Rational Performance Tester
7 6 (6.98%) LoadRunner
7 6 (6.98%) LoadUI
8 4 (4.65%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.65%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.49%) FitNesse
9 3 (3.49%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.49%) tSQLt
10 2 (2.33%) InstallShield
10 2 (2.33%) Maven
10 2 (2.33%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.16%) MSBuild
General
1 27 (31.40%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Games
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (51.16%) Developer
2 20 (23.26%) Software Engineer
3 17 (19.77%) .NET Software Engineer
3 17 (19.77%) C# Software Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) BizTalk Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Tester
6 7 (8.14%) Applications Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Lead Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Non-Functional Tester
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Tester
8 4 (4.65%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.65%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Performance Tester
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (76.74%) Web Services
2 60 (69.77%) XML
3 41 (47.67%) HTML
4 35 (40.70%) REST
5 33 (38.37%) CSS
6 30 (34.88%) .NET
7 29 (33.72%) ASP.NET
8 28 (32.56%) jQuery
8 28 (32.56%) WCF
9 21 (24.42%) RESTful
9 21 (24.42%) XSLT
10 17 (19.77%) LINQ
10 17 (19.77%) Silverlight
10 17 (19.77%) WF
10 17 (19.77%) WPF
10 17 (19.77%) XSD
11 16 (18.60%) JSON
12 10 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (10.47%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) User Experience
2 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.47%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.47%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (9.30%) NHS
4 4 (4.65%) Replication
4 4 (4.65%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.16%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Windows
2 8 (9.30%) Android
2 8 (9.30%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) Unix
3 6 (6.98%) AIX
3 6 (6.98%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) OO
3 28 (32.56%) Scrum
4 24 (27.91%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (25.58%) MVC
6 21 (24.42%) Software Engineering
6 21 (24.42%) UML
7 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (19.77%) DSDM
7 17 (19.77%) MVVM
7 17 (19.77%) RUP
7 17 (19.77%) Service Delivery
7 17 (19.77%) Use Case
8 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.63%) E-Commerce
9 10 (11.63%) OOD
10 9 (10.47%) Business Analysis
10 9 (10.47%) Performance Testing
10 9 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (10.47%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) SQL
2 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 41 (47.67%) Java
4 37 (43.02%) C#
5 30 (34.88%) T-SQL
6 20 (23.26%) PL/SQL
7 17 (19.77%) C++
8 6 (6.98%) PHP
8 6 (6.98%) Scala
9 4 (4.65%) R
10 3 (3.49%) VB
10 3 (3.49%) VB6
11 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.16%) COBOL
11 1 (1.16%) Java 8
11 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) ISEB
2 3 (3.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.42%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Apache Flume
1 4 (4.65%) HDFS
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Oozie
2 1 (1.16%) cPanel
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.12%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (10.47%) Telerik
4 8 (9.30%) Oracle
5 7 (8.14%) IBM
6 4 (4.65%) SAP
7 3 (3.49%) Perforce
7 3 (3.49%) Sage
8 2 (2.33%) Adobe
8 2 (2.33%) Infor
8 2 (2.33%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.33%) VMware
9 1 (1.16%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.16%) Facebook
9 1 (1.16%) hybris
9 1 (1.16%) Twitter
9 1 (1.16%) Zend