The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 86 66
Rank change year-on-year -31 -20  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 90 101 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.18% 2.92% 4.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.84% 7.07% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 74 72 114
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1859 1429 1454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 44.97% 41.37% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1613 1238 1257
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing SOAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Manchester

SOAP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Manchester

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Manchester

SOAP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +8 26 £42,500 - 4
Bolton +5 8 £23,500 -32.85%
Wigan -17 1 £45,000 +63.63%
Oldham - 1 £37,500 -
SOAP
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 117 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (63.84%) Web Services
3 103 (58.19%) XML
4 99 (55.93%) Java
5 82 (46.33%) HTML
6 72 (40.68%) OO
7 70 (39.55%) CSS
8 68 (38.42%) Scrum
9 65 (36.72%) .NET
10 64 (36.16%) SQL
11 63 (35.59%) JavaScript
12 61 (34.46%) C#
13 57 (32.20%) RESTful
14 56 (31.64%) JSON
15 55 (31.07%) Git (software)
16 54 (30.51%) C++
17 53 (29.94%) TDD
18 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
18 51 (28.81%) REST
19 48 (27.12%) SQL Server
19 48 (27.12%) ASP.NET
20 46 (25.99%) Finance
21 41 (23.16%) jQuery
22 39 (22.03%) Linux
22 39 (22.03%) JUnit
23 38 (21.47%) WCF
24 37 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
25 35 (19.77%) Spring
26 34 (19.21%) WPF
26 34 (19.21%) PHP

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 10 (5.65%) OpenEdge
2 9 (5.08%) OpenROAD
3 8 (4.52%) nginx
3 8 (4.52%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.39%) Apache
4 6 (3.39%) Confluence
5 5 (2.82%) JBoss
6 3 (1.69%) Liferay
7 1 (0.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.56%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.43%) HTTP
2 20 (11.30%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.82%) SSL
4 4 (2.26%) Intranet
5 3 (1.69%) IMAP
5 3 (1.69%) SMTP
5 3 (1.69%) SS7
6 2 (1.13%) Internet
7 1 (0.56%) SAN
7 1 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.12%) MySQL
3 15 (8.47%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (5.08%) DTS
7 9 (5.08%) Essbase
7 9 (5.08%) Ingres
7 9 (5.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (4.52%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.82%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.69%) Redis
10 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.13%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.56%) Big Data
12 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 55 (31.07%) Git (software)
2 39 (22.03%) JUnit
3 30 (16.95%) Subversion
4 29 (16.38%) Eclipse
5 25 (14.12%) MSTest
5 25 (14.12%) NUnit
6 24 (13.56%) Ant
6 24 (13.56%) Jenkins
7 21 (11.86%) JIRA
8 17 (9.60%) IntelliJ
9 14 (7.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (5.08%) Mockito
10 9 (5.08%) SonarQube
11 8 (4.52%) Bitbucket
12 7 (3.95%) Visual Studio
13 5 (2.82%) JMeter
13 5 (2.82%) jMock
13 5 (2.82%) Selenium
13 5 (2.82%) SoapUI
13 5 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (25.99%) Finance
2 25 (14.12%) Retail
3 10 (5.65%) Electronics
3 10 (5.65%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.08%) Back Office
5 7 (3.95%) Games
6 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.26%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.69%) Banking
8 3 (1.69%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (67.80%) Developer
2 55 (31.07%) Java Developer
3 37 (20.90%) Senior Developer
3 37 (20.90%) Software Engineer
4 31 (17.51%) C# Software Engineer
5 25 (14.12%) .NET Software Engineer
6 21 (11.86%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (11.30%) Linux Engineer
8 18 (10.17%) Embedded Engineer
8 18 (10.17%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 16 (9.04%) Embedded Developer
9 16 (9.04%) Linux Developer
10 12 (6.78%) Junior
11 10 (5.65%) Architect
11 10 (5.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (5.65%) C++ Developer
11 10 (5.65%) Junior Developer
11 10 (5.65%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 10 (5.65%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.52%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (63.84%) Web Services
2 103 (58.19%) XML
3 82 (46.33%) HTML
4 70 (39.55%) CSS
5 65 (36.72%) .NET
6 57 (32.20%) RESTful
7 56 (31.64%) JSON
8 51 (28.81%) REST
9 48 (27.12%) ASP.NET
10 41 (23.16%) jQuery
11 38 (21.47%) WCF
12 35 (19.77%) Spring
13 34 (19.21%) WPF
14 31 (17.51%) Hibernate
15 26 (14.69%) LINQ
15 26 (14.69%) XSLT
16 25 (14.12%) Silverlight
16 25 (14.12%) WF
17 24 (13.56%) JMS
18 23 (12.99%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.38%) iPad
2 20 (11.30%) Device Driver
3 19 (10.73%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.39%) User Experience
7 5 (2.82%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.13%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.13%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.03%) Linux
2 28 (15.82%) Windows
3 20 (11.30%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (5.08%) Mac OS
5 7 (3.95%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.39%) Unix
7 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.13%) Android
9 1 (0.56%) Debian
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (40.68%) OO
3 68 (38.42%) Scrum
4 53 (29.94%) TDD
5 51 (28.81%) Software Engineering
6 37 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (18.08%) BDD
8 31 (17.51%) UML
9 30 (16.95%) Mentoring
10 29 (16.38%) SDLC
11 28 (15.82%) Use Case
12 25 (14.12%) DSDM
12 25 (14.12%) MVVM
12 25 (14.12%) RUP
12 25 (14.12%) Service Delivery
13 24 (13.56%) MVC
13 24 (13.56%) OOP
14 20 (11.30%) Device Driver Development
15 19 (10.73%) DevOps
16 16 (9.04%) Creative Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 99 (55.93%) Java
2 64 (36.16%) SQL
3 63 (35.59%) JavaScript
4 61 (34.46%) C#
5 54 (30.51%) C++
6 34 (19.21%) PHP
7 32 (18.08%) C
8 30 (16.95%) T-SQL
9 27 (15.25%) Embedded C
10 26 (14.69%) PL/SQL
11 18 (10.17%) Embedded C++
12 14 (7.91%) Ruby
13 13 (7.34%) Python
14 4 (2.26%) Groovy
15 3 (1.69%) Go
15 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.69%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.56%) Perl
16 1 (0.56%) VB
16 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (17.51%) Degree
2 12 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.08%) HNC
3 9 (5.08%) HND
4 3 (1.69%) ISEB
4 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) MCSA
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) WCAG
2 2 (1.13%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.82%) Docker
2 3 (1.69%) Varnish
3 2 (1.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (7.34%) Puppet
2 2 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) Packer
3 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (16.38%) Oracle
2 25 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.08%) Actian
4 6 (3.39%) HP
5 4 (2.26%) Cadence
5 4 (2.26%) Cognizant
5 4 (2.26%) hybris
6 3 (1.69%) SAP
7 2 (1.13%) Zend
8 1 (0.56%) Google
8 1 (0.56%) IBM
8 1 (0.56%) Informatica
8 1 (0.56%) Marketo
8 1 (0.56%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.56%) Sencha
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 85k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Guru Careers
Salary: Competitive DOE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SG Gaming
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Posted: 23 days ago