Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 124 172
Rank change year-on-year +36 +48 -70
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 161 139 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.16% 2.32% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.84% 6.37% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 133 110 82
Leeds median annual salary £46,000 £49,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.12% +40.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,225 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +28.57% -

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2054 2182 2773
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 40.27% 36.38% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1802 1817 2240
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 126 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (72.05%) XML
3 96 (59.63%) Web Services
4 84 (52.17%) Java
5 69 (42.86%) SQL
6 64 (39.75%) RESTful
7 62 (38.51%) C#
7 62 (38.51%) REST
8 52 (32.30%) Finance
8 52 (32.30%) JavaScript
9 49 (30.43%) TDD
9 49 (30.43%) JSON
10 48 (29.81%) HTML
10 48 (29.81%) .NET
10 48 (29.81%) CSS
10 48 (29.81%) Scrum
11 45 (27.95%) jQuery
12 42 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (26.09%) OO
13 39 (24.22%) ISEB
13 39 (24.22%) MVC
13 39 (24.22%) ISTQB
14 38 (23.60%) Software Engineering
15 37 (22.98%) Selenium
15 37 (22.98%) ASP.NET
15 37 (22.98%) T-SQL
16 34 (21.12%) Test Automation
16 34 (21.12%) Git (software)
17 32 (19.88%) DSDM
18 30 (18.63%) XSLT

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 19 (11.80%) Confluence
2 18 (11.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.62%) Apache
3 1 (0.62%) JBoss
3 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.21%) SaaS
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.35%) HTTP
2 2 (1.24%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.42%) MySQL
3 17 (10.56%) NoSQL
4 16 (9.94%) Redis
5 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.11%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.86%) SQLite
9 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (22.98%) Selenium
2 34 (21.12%) Git (software)
3 29 (18.01%) JIRA
4 27 (16.77%) Maven
5 25 (15.53%) MSTest
5 25 (15.53%) NUnit
6 24 (14.91%) SoapUI
7 23 (14.29%) Cucumber
8 20 (12.42%) Subversion
9 17 (10.56%) JUnit
9 17 (10.56%) Mockito
10 15 (9.32%) Jenkins
10 15 (9.32%) JMeter
10 15 (9.32%) LoadRunner
11 9 (5.59%) FitNesse
11 9 (5.59%) PHPUnit
11 9 (5.59%) SpecFlow
12 8 (4.97%) GitLab
13 7 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (32.30%) Finance
2 14 (8.70%) Retail
3 13 (8.07%) Games
4 11 (6.83%) Advertising
5 7 (4.35%) Banking
5 7 (4.35%) Legal
6 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (36.02%) Developer
2 29 (18.01%) Software Engineer
3 25 (15.53%) .NET Software Engineer
3 25 (15.53%) C# Software Engineer
4 22 (13.66%) Test Engineer
5 20 (12.42%) Java Developer
6 16 (9.94%) PHP Developer
7 14 (8.70%) Analyst
7 14 (8.70%) Test Analyst
8 12 (7.45%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.21%) Test Automation Engineer
10 10 (6.21%) Web Engineer
11 9 (5.59%) Development Team Leader
11 9 (5.59%) Team Leader
12 8 (4.97%) Senior Test Engineer
12 8 (4.97%) Tester
13 7 (4.35%) C# Developer
13 7 (4.35%) iOS Developer
13 7 (4.35%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (72.05%) XML
2 96 (59.63%) Web Services
3 64 (39.75%) RESTful
4 62 (38.51%) REST
5 49 (30.43%) JSON
6 48 (29.81%) .NET
6 48 (29.81%) CSS
6 48 (29.81%) HTML
7 45 (27.95%) jQuery
8 37 (22.98%) ASP.NET
9 30 (18.63%) WCF
9 30 (18.63%) XSLT
10 27 (16.77%) WPF
11 25 (15.53%) LINQ
11 25 (15.53%) Silverlight
11 25 (15.53%) WF
12 23 (14.29%) XSD
13 17 (10.56%) Sass
13 17 (10.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (9.94%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.94%) User Experience
2 10 (6.21%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.11%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.11%) NHS
4 4 (2.48%) BYOD
5 3 (1.86%) AS400
6 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.24%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) Fintech
7 1 (0.62%) Online Games
7 1 (0.62%) TRADACOMS
7 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.62%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.80%) Linux
2 8 (4.97%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.11%) Android
4 4 (2.48%) Windows
5 3 (1.86%) AIX
5 3 (1.86%) Solaris
5 3 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (30.43%) TDD
3 48 (29.81%) Scrum
4 42 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (26.09%) OO
5 39 (24.22%) MVC
6 38 (23.60%) Software Engineering
7 34 (21.12%) Test Automation
8 32 (19.88%) DSDM
9 28 (17.39%) BDD
9 28 (17.39%) UML
10 26 (16.15%) Service Delivery
10 26 (16.15%) Use Case
11 25 (15.53%) MVVM
11 25 (15.53%) RUP
12 22 (13.66%) Software Testing
13 17 (10.56%) Functional Testing
13 17 (10.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (10.56%) Test Scripting
14 16 (9.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 84 (52.17%) Java
2 69 (42.86%) SQL
3 62 (38.51%) C#
4 52 (32.30%) JavaScript
5 37 (22.98%) T-SQL
6 25 (15.53%) C++
6 25 (15.53%) PL/SQL
7 22 (13.66%) PHP
8 8 (4.97%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.35%) Objective-C
9 7 (4.35%) PHP 7
10 4 (2.48%) C
11 3 (1.86%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.24%) Scala
13 1 (0.62%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.62%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.62%) Go
13 1 (0.62%) Ruby
13 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (24.22%) ISEB
1 39 (24.22%) ISTQB
2 14 (8.70%) Degree
3 7 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.21%) QA
2 5 (3.11%) HL7
2 5 (3.11%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (10.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.59%) Zend
3 4 (2.48%) HP
4 3 (1.86%) Oracle
5 2 (1.24%) Google
5 2 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.62%) Dell
6 1 (0.62%) hybris
6 1 (0.62%) Marketo
6 1 (0.62%) Optimizely
6 1 (0.62%) SAP
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Posted: Yesterday
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