Period
to 24 February 2018

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 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 66 85
Rank change year-on-year -16 +19 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 10 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.92% 3.15% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% 5.67% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 17
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,350 £29,075 £29,000
90th Percentile £41,500 £65,375 £53,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +13.33%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 409 600 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 37.66% 55.50% 45.55%
Number of salaries quoted 337 524 501
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,300 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

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 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +3 2 £36,500 +15.87% 1
Stafford -5 2 £40,000 +6.67%
SOAP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) JIRA
6 4 (40.00%) HTTP
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
7 3 (30.00%) Sass
7 3 (30.00%) LESS
7 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (30.00%) Retail
7 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (30.00%) WCF
7 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (30.00%) RESTful

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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) gulp
4 1 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (10.00%) Mocha
4 1 (10.00%) Moq
4 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (60.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) LESS
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) Sass
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) XHTML
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) XSLT
7 1 (10.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile First
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) OWASP
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Google