Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 96 116
Rank change year-on-year -43 +20 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 61 134 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.67% 2.71% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 7.59% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 56 123 109
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £54,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +17.39% -7.07%
10th Percentile £33,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

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 1,348 1,765 1,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 36.91% 35.74% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,126 1,555 1,693
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 49 (80.33%) Web Services
2 43 (70.49%) XML
3 38 (62.30%) C#
4 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
5 33 (54.10%) .NET
5 33 (54.10%) SQL
6 32 (52.46%) ASP.NET
6 32 (52.46%) Scrum
6 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (52.46%) jQuery
7 29 (47.54%) HTML
8 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
9 27 (44.26%) OO
9 27 (44.26%) WCF
10 26 (42.62%) T-SQL
10 26 (42.62%) REST
11 24 (39.34%) IIS
11 24 (39.34%) Finance
12 23 (37.70%) Java
13 20 (32.79%) XSLT
14 19 (31.15%) CSS
14 19 (31.15%) Windows
14 19 (31.15%) PL/SQL
14 19 (31.15%) JSON
15 18 (29.51%) QA
15 18 (29.51%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
16 17 (27.87%) MVC
16 17 (27.87%) RESTful
17 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration

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 24 (39.34%) IIS
2 14 (22.95%) Confluence
3 13 (21.31%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Business One
2 2 (3.28%) Infor LN
2 2 (3.28%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.64%) Magento
3 1 (1.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Sage Pay
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) Apigee
3 2 (3.28%) Zapier
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.64%) GitHub
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) Internet
2 4 (6.56%) HTTP
3 2 (3.28%) FTP
3 2 (3.28%) SMTP
3 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MSTest
1 16 (26.23%) NUnit
2 14 (22.95%) JIRA
2 14 (22.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
4 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.56%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.28%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.28%) LoadUI
7 2 (3.28%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.64%) Selenium
8 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 24 (39.34%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Back Office
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) .NET Software Engineer
2 16 (26.23%) C# Software Engineer
2 16 (26.23%) Software Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Applications Developer
4 10 (16.39%) BizTalk Developer
5 7 (11.48%) .NET Applications Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Backend Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Junior
8 2 (3.28%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Non-Functional Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (80.33%) Web Services
2 43 (70.49%) XML
3 33 (54.10%) .NET
4 32 (52.46%) ASP.NET
4 32 (52.46%) jQuery
5 29 (47.54%) HTML
6 27 (44.26%) WCF
7 26 (42.62%) REST
8 20 (32.79%) XSLT
9 19 (31.15%) CSS
9 19 (31.15%) JSON
10 17 (27.87%) RESTful
11 16 (26.23%) LINQ
11 16 (26.23%) Silverlight
11 16 (26.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (26.23%) WF
11 16 (26.23%) WPF
12 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (22.95%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (6.56%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
1 5 (8.20%) User Experience
2 2 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.28%) Social Media
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) PlayStation
3 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.28%) AIX
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (52.46%) Scrum
2 27 (44.26%) OO
3 17 (27.87%) MVC
3 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
4 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (26.23%) DSDM
4 16 (26.23%) MVVM
4 16 (26.23%) RUP
4 16 (26.23%) Service Delivery
4 16 (26.23%) UML
4 16 (26.23%) Use Case
5 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (22.95%) SDLC
6 10 (16.39%) OOD
7 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
7 9 (14.75%) Software Delivery
7 9 (14.75%) Technical Analysis
7 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) C#
2 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
3 33 (54.10%) SQL
4 26 (42.62%) T-SQL
5 23 (37.70%) Java
6 19 (31.15%) PL/SQL
7 16 (26.23%) C++
8 3 (4.92%) VB
8 3 (4.92%) VB6
9 2 (3.28%) ActionScript
9 2 (3.28%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (3.28%) XPath
10 1 (1.64%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.64%) COBOL
10 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.64%) PHP
10 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) cPanel
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (22.95%) Telerik
3 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.84%) Oracle
4 6 (9.84%) Perforce
5 5 (8.20%) SAP
6 3 (4.92%) Sage
7 2 (3.28%) Facebook
7 2 (3.28%) IBM
7 2 (3.28%) Infor
7 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.64%) Adobe
8 1 (1.64%) Magma
8 1 (1.64%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (1.64%) Zend