Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 27 52
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25 +12
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 33 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 5.53% 7.25% 4.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 17.25% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 19
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,625 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £57,750
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -18.00% +21.21% +3.13%

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 176 313 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 29.48% 42.01% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 144 230 253
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (57.58%) Windows
4 18 (54.55%) Web Services
4 18 (54.55%) C#
5 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
6 15 (45.45%) SQL
7 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
8 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
9 12 (36.36%) RESTful
9 12 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
10 11 (33.33%) REST
10 11 (33.33%) TDD
10 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 11 (33.33%) PMI
10 11 (33.33%) PMI Certification
11 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
11 10 (30.30%) WCF
12 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
12 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (27.27%) Procedural Programming
12 9 (27.27%) Due Diligence
12 9 (27.27%) Blue Prism
12 9 (27.27%) Robotic Process Automation
12 9 (27.27%) Micro Focus
12 9 (27.27%) Degree
12 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
13 8 (24.24%) Robotics
13 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
13 8 (24.24%) BDD

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 1 (3.03%) Liferay
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) JMeter
4 1 (3.03%) MSTest
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Automation Specialist
4 8 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Lead Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
9 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 18 (54.55%) Web Services
3 12 (36.36%) RESTful
4 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 11 (33.33%) REST
5 10 (30.30%) WCF
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Core
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.09%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (6.06%) XML
9 1 (3.03%) Ajax
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.03%) CSS
9 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
9 1 (3.03%) HTML
9 1 (3.03%) HTML5
9 1 (3.03%) J2EE
9 1 (3.03%) jQuery
9 1 (3.03%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) PMI
2 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 8 (24.24%) Robotics
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) APACS
5 1 (3.03%) EPoS
5 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
3 11 (33.33%) TDD
4 9 (27.27%) Due Diligence
4 9 (27.27%) Procedural Programming
4 9 (27.27%) Robotic Process Automation
5 8 (24.24%) BDD
6 6 (18.18%) Kanban
7 4 (12.12%) Coaching
7 4 (12.12%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (12.12%) Line Management
7 4 (12.12%) MVC
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (9.09%) OOP
9 2 (6.06%) DevOps
9 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (6.06%) OO
9 2 (6.06%) SDLC
9 2 (6.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
5 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 9 (27.27%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GDPR
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) Blue Prism
2 9 (27.27%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com