Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 49 61
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 49 48 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 6.41% 4.48% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.72% 12.21% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 6
Liverpool median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -2.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £40,625 £31,400 £31,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,625 £45,613
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +31.58% +18.75% -8.57%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 293 393 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 38.35% 36.66% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 221 275 193
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £24,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £54,500 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +2.67%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Liverpool

SOAP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Liverpool

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 43 (87.76%) Finance
2 41 (83.67%) PHP
2 41 (83.67%) MySQL
2 41 (83.67%) MVC
2 41 (83.67%) REST
3 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (73.47%) Banking
4 36 (73.47%) Software Engineering
4 36 (73.47%) HTML
4 36 (73.47%) CSS
4 36 (73.47%) JavaScript
4 36 (73.47%) CSS3
4 36 (73.47%) HTML5
5 35 (71.43%) WebDriver
5 35 (71.43%) Laravel
5 35 (71.43%) Functional Testing
5 35 (71.43%) Selenium IDE
5 35 (71.43%) API Development
5 35 (71.43%) Selenium
5 35 (71.43%) Zend
5 35 (71.43%) CakePHP
5 35 (71.43%) TDD
6 5 (10.20%) OOP
6 5 (10.20%) PHP 5
7 4 (8.16%) XML
8 3 (6.12%) XSD
8 3 (6.12%) XSLT
8 3 (6.12%) Web Services
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle
8 3 (6.12%) JMS

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (6.12%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) FTP
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
1 3 (6.12%) HTTPS
1 3 (6.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (83.67%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (71.43%) Selenium
1 35 (71.43%) Selenium IDE
1 35 (71.43%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (87.76%) Finance
2 36 (73.47%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 39 (79.59%) PHP Developer
3 35 (71.43%) MySQL Developer
3 35 (71.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 27 (55.10%) Agile Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Lead Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Lead PHP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.04%) Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Junior Project Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Research Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (83.67%) REST
2 36 (73.47%) CSS
2 36 (73.47%) CSS3
2 36 (73.47%) HTML
2 36 (73.47%) HTML5
3 35 (71.43%) CakePHP
3 35 (71.43%) Laravel
4 4 (8.16%) XML
5 3 (6.12%) JMS
5 3 (6.12%) Web Services
5 3 (6.12%) WSDL
5 3 (6.12%) XSD
5 3 (6.12%) XSLT
6 2 (4.08%) JSP
6 2 (4.08%) RESTful
6 2 (4.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) MVC
2 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (73.47%) Software Engineering
4 35 (71.43%) API Development
4 35 (71.43%) Functional Testing
4 35 (71.43%) TDD
5 5 (10.20%) OOP
6 3 (6.12%) SDLC
6 3 (6.12%) Service Design
6 3 (6.12%) SOA
6 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.08%) ITSM
7 2 (4.08%) Release Management
7 2 (4.08%) Service Management
8 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.04%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) PHP
2 36 (73.47%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.20%) PHP 5
4 3 (6.12%) XPath
5 2 (4.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Zend
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle