The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / North East
Rank 45 73 68
Rank change year-on-year +28 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 26 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.12% 0.77% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.19% 1.68% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 9
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £42,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 283 298 319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 44.85% 45.99% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 261 258 283
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% -2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

SOAP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SOAP in the North East

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in the North East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in the North East

SOAP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Durham +13 16 £38,000 +8.57%
Tyne and Wear +23 8 £41,250 -15.38% 11
Northumberland - 2 £32,500 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 North East region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 37 (86.05%) REST
2 36 (83.72%) HTML
3 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
4 33 (76.74%) CSS
5 32 (74.42%) SQL
6 30 (69.77%) Web Services
7 27 (62.79%) MVC
8 26 (60.47%) .NET
8 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
8 26 (60.47%) Waterfall
9 25 (58.14%) C#
9 25 (58.14%) CMS
10 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET
10 24 (55.81%) Entity Framework
10 24 (55.81%) .NET Framework
11 23 (53.49%) Umbraco
11 23 (53.49%) CRM
12 21 (48.84%) ERP
12 21 (48.84%) FMCG
13 11 (25.58%) Java
14 10 (23.26%) XML
15 9 (20.93%) JSON
16 5 (11.63%) TDD
16 5 (11.63%) Spring
16 5 (11.63%) Selenium
16 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (11.63%) PHP
16 5 (11.63%) MySQL
16 5 (11.63%) Scrum

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 25 (58.14%) CMS
2 23 (53.49%) Umbraco
3 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQLite
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Selenium
2 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.65%) Gatling
2 2 (4.65%) JMeter
2 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (4.65%) Advertising
1 2 (4.65%) Law
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 26 (60.47%) Senior Developer
3 24 (55.81%) .NET Developer
4 23 (53.49%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Architect
8 1 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) REST
2 36 (83.72%) HTML
3 33 (76.74%) CSS
4 30 (69.77%) Web Services
5 26 (60.47%) .NET
6 24 (55.81%) .NET Framework
6 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET
6 24 (55.81%) Entity Framework
7 10 (23.26%) XML
8 9 (20.93%) JSON
9 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.63%) Spring
10 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
10 4 (9.30%) J2EE
10 4 (9.30%) Java EE
10 4 (9.30%) RESTful
11 3 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (4.65%) FuelPHP
12 2 (4.65%) HTML5
12 2 (4.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) FMCG
2 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) MVC
3 26 (60.47%) Waterfall
4 23 (53.49%) CRM
5 21 (48.84%) ERP
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.63%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) Software Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) OO
8 3 (6.98%) SDLC
8 3 (6.98%) SOA
9 2 (4.65%) Coaching
9 2 (4.65%) Content Management
9 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) JavaScript
2 32 (74.42%) SQL
3 25 (58.14%) C#
4 11 (25.58%) Java
5 5 (11.63%) PHP
6 3 (6.98%) Python
6 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.65%) Groovy
7 2 (4.65%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) Scala
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) HP
2 2 (4.65%) IBM
2 2 (4.65%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) webMethods
3 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
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