Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 118 121
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +16
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 103 124 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.11% 2.33% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.63% 6.27% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 95 111 152
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -0.54% -7.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £57,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -1.16%

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 1,829 1,978 2,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.39% 37.24% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,658 1,779 2,295
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.90%

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 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 85 (82.52%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (77.67%) XML
3 68 (66.02%) Web Services
4 63 (61.17%) SQL
5 60 (58.25%) Java
6 48 (46.60%) C#
7 41 (39.81%) JavaScript
8 38 (36.89%) HTML
9 36 (34.95%) XSD
9 36 (34.95%) RESTful
10 35 (33.98%) Test Automation
11 34 (33.01%) T-SQL
12 31 (30.10%) CSS
13 29 (28.16%) OO
13 29 (28.16%) Finance
13 29 (28.16%) Git (software)
14 28 (27.18%) Software Engineering
15 27 (26.21%) XSLT
15 27 (26.21%) .NET
16 24 (23.30%) Scrum
16 24 (23.30%) NUnit
17 23 (22.33%) UML
17 23 (22.33%) jQuery
17 23 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET
18 22 (21.36%) Service Delivery
19 21 (20.39%) DSDM
19 21 (20.39%) C++
19 21 (20.39%) PL/SQL
19 21 (20.39%) RUP

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 13 (12.62%) WebLogic
1 13 (12.62%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle 9iAS
2 7 (6.80%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.80%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.94%) Confluence
4 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.97%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.83%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.91%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.91%) MySQL
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.94%) Big Data
6 2 (1.94%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.94%) HBase
6 2 (1.94%) Impala
6 2 (1.94%) MOLAP
6 2 (1.94%) OLAP
6 2 (1.94%) ROLAP
6 2 (1.94%) Sqoop
7 1 (0.97%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.97%) Redis
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (28.16%) Git (software)
2 24 (23.30%) NUnit
3 21 (20.39%) MSTest
4 20 (19.42%) Cucumber
5 18 (17.48%) FitNesse
5 18 (17.48%) SpecFlow
6 15 (14.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (12.62%) Selenium
7 13 (12.62%) tSQLt
8 11 (10.68%) SoapUI
9 6 (5.83%) ERwin
10 4 (3.88%) Appium
10 4 (3.88%) Calabash
10 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.88%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.91%) JIRA
11 3 (2.91%) Subversion
12 2 (1.94%) JUnit
12 2 (1.94%) Maven
General
1 29 (28.16%) Finance
2 1 (0.97%) Advertising
2 1 (0.97%) Automotive
2 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Developer
2 26 (25.24%) Software Engineer
3 21 (20.39%) .NET Software Engineer
3 21 (20.39%) C# Software Engineer
3 21 (20.39%) Test Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Java Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Principal Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Principal Test Engineer
5 9 (8.74%) Architect
6 8 (7.77%) Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Java Architect
7 7 (6.80%) Tester
8 6 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Java Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Agile Tester
9 5 (4.85%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Test Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (77.67%) XML
2 68 (66.02%) Web Services
3 38 (36.89%) HTML
4 36 (34.95%) RESTful
4 36 (34.95%) XSD
5 31 (30.10%) CSS
6 27 (26.21%) .NET
6 27 (26.21%) XSLT
7 23 (22.33%) jQuery
8 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET
9 21 (20.39%) LINQ
9 21 (20.39%) Silverlight
9 21 (20.39%) WCF
9 21 (20.39%) WF
9 21 (20.39%) WPF
10 18 (17.48%) WSDL
11 17 (16.50%) REST
12 15 (14.56%) JSON
13 7 (6.80%) ebXML
13 7 (6.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) User Experience
2 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.83%) AS400
3 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.88%) NHS
5 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Linux
2 13 (12.62%) Windows
3 6 (5.83%) AIX
3 6 (5.83%) Android
3 6 (5.83%) Solaris
3 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (82.52%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.98%) Test Automation
3 29 (28.16%) OO
4 28 (27.18%) Software Engineering
5 24 (23.30%) Scrum
6 23 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (22.33%) UML
7 22 (21.36%) Service Delivery
8 21 (20.39%) DSDM
8 21 (20.39%) MVVM
8 21 (20.39%) RUP
8 21 (20.39%) Use Case
9 20 (19.42%) Performance Testing
10 18 (17.48%) Exploratory Testing
11 16 (15.53%) BDD
12 13 (12.62%) ATDD
12 13 (12.62%) Workflow
13 11 (10.68%) SOA
14 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
15 8 (7.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 63 (61.17%) SQL
2 60 (58.25%) Java
3 48 (46.60%) C#
4 41 (39.81%) JavaScript
5 34 (33.01%) T-SQL
6 21 (20.39%) C++
6 21 (20.39%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.77%) Python
8 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.91%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.91%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.91%) PHP
9 3 (2.91%) Scala
10 2 (1.94%) R
10 2 (1.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) ISEB
3 4 (3.88%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) HL7
2 6 (5.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.94%) Docker
1 2 (1.94%) HDFS
2 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (5.83%) Puppet
2 3 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.94%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) Oracle
2 7 (6.80%) BEA
2 7 (6.80%) IBM
3 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.88%) Google
4 4 (3.88%) Perforce
4 4 (3.88%) webMethods
5 3 (2.91%) Apple
6 1 (0.97%) HP
6 1 (0.97%) Twitter
6 1 (0.97%) Zend