Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 88 68
Rank change year-on-year +11 -20 +17
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 38 25 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.78% 1.67% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.04% 4.46% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 43
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,450 £27,550
90th Percentile £70,250 £49,450 £48,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 540 561 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 39.47% 37.58% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 497 485 683
North East median annual salary £39,513 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.37% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,400 £53,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +21 23 £63,250 +58.13%
Durham -13 13 £40,000 +14.29%
Northumberland - 2 £37,500 -
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 30 (78.95%) Web Services
2 29 (76.32%) REST
3 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
5 22 (57.89%) Test Automation
6 20 (52.63%) SQL
6 20 (52.63%) Selenium
7 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (42.11%) Validation
8 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
9 15 (39.47%) .NET
9 15 (39.47%) HTML
9 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
9 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
10 14 (36.84%) Oracle
11 13 (34.21%) C#
11 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
11 13 (34.21%) MVC
12 12 (31.58%) Risk Management
12 12 (31.58%) Quality Management
12 12 (31.58%) Middleware
12 12 (31.58%) SOA
12 12 (31.58%) Documentum
12 12 (31.58%) EMC
12 12 (31.58%) Tomcat
12 12 (31.58%) QMS
12 12 (31.58%) BPMN
12 12 (31.58%) SLA
12 12 (31.58%) Data Management
12 12 (31.58%) TOGAF

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 12 (31.58%) Documentum
1 12 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (28.95%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (7.89%) CMS
4 3 (7.89%) IIS
5 2 (5.26%) Confluence
5 2 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.63%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) GitHub
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (52.63%) Selenium
2 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.42%) JMeter
4 6 (15.79%) JIRA
4 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (13.16%) Ranorex
6 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
6 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
6 4 (10.53%) Robot Framework
6 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
6 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.89%) Appium
7 3 (7.89%) JUnit
7 3 (7.89%) Maven
7 3 (7.89%) TestNG
8 2 (5.26%) MSTest
8 2 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
8 2 (5.26%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (7.89%) Advertising
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Architect
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Production Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) Web Services
2 29 (76.32%) REST
3 15 (39.47%) .NET
3 15 (39.47%) HTML
4 12 (31.58%) Middleware
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 10 (26.32%) CSS
6 8 (21.05%) XML
7 6 (15.79%) RESTful
8 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.53%) jQuery
10 3 (7.89%) ADO.NET
10 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.26%) Dapper ORM
11 2 (5.26%) Laravel
11 2 (5.26%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.63%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) Test Automation
3 16 (42.11%) Validation
4 13 (34.21%) MVC
5 12 (31.58%) BPEL
5 12 (31.58%) BPMN
5 12 (31.58%) Build Automation
5 12 (31.58%) Business Analysis
5 12 (31.58%) Case Management
5 12 (31.58%) Data Management
5 12 (31.58%) DevOps
5 12 (31.58%) Document Management
5 12 (31.58%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 12 (31.58%) QMS
5 12 (31.58%) Quality Management
5 12 (31.58%) Risk Management
5 12 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (31.58%) SOA
5 12 (31.58%) TOGAF
5 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 13 (34.21%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby
4 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) XPath
7 1 (2.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 4 (10.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) Disclosure Scotland
1 12 (31.58%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Puppet
2 11 (28.95%) ZABBIX
3 3 (7.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle
3 12 (31.58%) EMC
3 12 (31.58%) Pega
4 3 (7.89%) AppDynamics
4 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
4 3 (7.89%) Splunk
5 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
5 2 (5.26%) Zend