Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - +38 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.36% - 4.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% - 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Shropshire median annual salary - - £52,387
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +18.06% -15.29%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72 103 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 24.41% 36.14% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 76 132
Shropshire median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,813
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -7.44% +16.35%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £25,275
90th Percentile £68,750 £48,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Shropshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Shropshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2019. 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
Telford - 4 - -
SOAP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) API Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) SAP PSCD
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) SAP FI-CA
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) W3C

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (50.00%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP PI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (25.00%) SAP XI
4 1 (25.00%) WSDL
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) API Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP