Period
to 23 October 2021

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 6 months to 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > North East
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 66 74
Rank change year-on-year -29 +8 +21
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 10 10 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.81% 1.43% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 2.95% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 12
10th Percentile £39,613 " "
25th Percentile £42,517 £36,750 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,345 £42,750 £36,952
Median % change year-on-year +6.07% +15.69% -7.62%
75th Percentile £63,750 £49,375 £42,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £51,250 £43,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 440 339 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 35.77% 48.50% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 340 291 249
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,950
25th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
75th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £57,275
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in the North East

SOAP
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SOAP in the North East.

Salary trend for SOAP in the North East

SOAP
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOAP in the North East over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

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 6 months to 23 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -24 9 £45,345 +5.45% 7
Durham -9 1 £29,500 -30.59% 1
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 9 (90.00%) REST
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Social Skills
3 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (50.00%) Pega
5 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (50.00%) Refactoring
5 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
5 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (50.00%) Kanban
5 5 (50.00%) Legal
5 5 (50.00%) Games
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) Unix
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) IBM
5 5 (50.00%) Middleware
5 5 (50.00%) Influencing Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Organisational Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Microservices
5 5 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (50.00%) Java 8
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA

SOAP
Co-occurring 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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Postman
2 1 (10.00%) REST Assured
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) TestNG
General
1 8 (80.00%) Social Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Games
4 5 (50.00%) Influencing Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Legal
4 5 (50.00%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 2 (20.00%) OAuth
4 2 (20.00%) OpenID
4 2 (20.00%) SAML
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Kanban
3 5 (50.00%) Microservices
3 5 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 5 (50.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Cost Optimisation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Debt
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Java 8
4 1 (10.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Accessibility
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
1 5 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com