Period
to 17 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 50 58
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 27 44 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.94% 4.30% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.07% 11.28% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 4
Liverpool median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £43,075
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -3.66% +23.07%
10th Percentile £43,500 £33,184 £31,100
90th Percentile £55,050 £58,750 £45,668
Merseyside median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +25.00% -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 244 390 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 35.57% 38.09% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 193 282 186
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,275 £24,625
90th Percentile £62,000 £55,000 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 21 (77.78%) Finance
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (77.78%) REST
2 20 (74.07%) CSS3
2 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 20 (74.07%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
3 19 (70.37%) PHP
3 19 (70.37%) MySQL
3 19 (70.37%) MVC
4 18 (66.67%) TDD
4 18 (66.67%) Banking
4 18 (66.67%) Selenium
4 18 (66.67%) Zend
4 18 (66.67%) CakePHP
4 18 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 18 (66.67%) HTML5
4 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 18 (66.67%) Laravel
4 18 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 18 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
4 18 (66.67%) API Development
5 5 (18.52%) Spring
5 5 (18.52%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) RESTful
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud

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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Selenium
1 18 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
1 18 (66.67%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 18 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) PHP Developer
3 18 (66.67%) Agile Developer
3 18 (66.67%) MySQL Developer
3 18 (66.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) REST
2 20 (74.07%) CSS
2 20 (74.07%) CSS3
2 20 (74.07%) HTML
3 18 (66.67%) CakePHP
3 18 (66.67%) HTML5
3 18 (66.67%) Laravel
4 5 (18.52%) Spring
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
5 3 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (7.41%) Ajax
6 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.41%) JSP
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) MVC
3 18 (66.67%) API Development
3 18 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 18 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Release Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Multichannel Retail
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) System Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) PHP
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (7.41%) Capita