The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 7 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.35% 3.19% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 5.95% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 18
Median salary £42,250 £34,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.26% -6.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,450 £44,500 £42,500
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 238 370 261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 46.03% 53.62% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 204 351 246
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Staffordshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Staffordshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 1 £50,000 +47.05%
Lichfield - 1 £34,500 -
SOAP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 13 (72.22%) Degree
1 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) REST
4 9 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) HTTP
5 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (38.89%) IDoc
6 7 (38.89%) Feasibility Study
6 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
6 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Data Migration
6 7 (38.89%) SAP PI
6 7 (38.89%) SLA
6 7 (38.89%) Project Management
6 7 (38.89%) ABAP
6 7 (38.89%) JDBC
6 7 (38.89%) OO
6 7 (38.89%) SAP
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 7 (38.89%) C#
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) Migration
6 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
3 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) Neo4j
4 2 (11.11%) Riak
5 1 (5.56%) Power BI
5 1 (5.56%) QlikView
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) LSMW
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) ABAP Developer
2 7 (38.89%) SAP Developer
2 7 (38.89%) SAP PI Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Software Architect
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Architect
5 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Database Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Architect
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) REST
2 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) IDoc
3 7 (38.89%) JDBC
3 7 (38.89%) SAP PI
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) Velocity
5 4 (22.22%) WinForms
5 4 (22.22%) XHTML
6 2 (11.11%) Kafka
6 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (38.89%) Data Migration
3 7 (38.89%) Feasibility Study
3 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 7 (38.89%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (33.33%) OOP
4 6 (33.33%) Service Design
4 6 (33.33%) SOA
5 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 4 (22.22%) High Availability
6 4 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) ABAP
1 7 (38.89%) C#
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) VB
3 4 (22.22%) Erlang
3 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
2 5 (27.78%) QA
3 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago