Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 28 40
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 21 43 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 5.51% 8.98% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.21% 15.52% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 24
Stockport median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% +15.94%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £42,500
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +18.75%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 159 277 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 41.73% 57.83% 45.87%
Number of salaries quoted 127 247 122
Stockport median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £57,500 £57,500
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Stockport

SOAP
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Stockport

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Stockport over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 17 (80.95%) RESTful
2 15 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 15 (71.43%) Web Services
2 15 (71.43%) Scrum
2 15 (71.43%) TDD
3 13 (61.90%) Ruby
3 13 (61.90%) SOA
3 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) PHP
3 13 (61.90%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) HTML5
3 13 (61.90%) CSS3
4 11 (52.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (52.38%) MySQL
4 11 (52.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) BDD
6 9 (42.86%) Java
6 9 (42.86%) JSON
7 8 (38.10%) J2EE
8 7 (33.33%) Python
8 7 (33.33%) OO
8 7 (33.33%) XML
8 7 (33.33%) XSL
8 7 (33.33%) Web Development
8 7 (33.33%) Spring MVC
8 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 6 (28.57%) Apache
1 6 (28.57%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SSL
2 5 (23.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 5 (23.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SoapUI
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 7 (33.33%) PHP Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Manual Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Applications Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Java Applications Architect
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) RESTful
2 15 (71.43%) Web Services
3 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) CSS3
3 13 (61.90%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) HTML5
4 11 (52.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (42.86%) JSON
6 8 (38.10%) J2EE
7 7 (33.33%) Polymer
7 7 (33.33%) REST
7 7 (33.33%) Spring
7 7 (33.33%) Spring Boot
7 7 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 7 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (33.33%) XSL
8 6 (28.57%) Ajax
8 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 6 (28.57%) LAMP
8 6 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (28.57%) User Experience
3 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 15 (71.43%) Scrum
1 15 (71.43%) TDD
2 13 (61.90%) SOA
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (47.62%) BDD
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (33.33%) OO
5 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Web Development
6 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 6 (28.57%) Microservices
6 6 (28.57%) Web Application Development
7 5 (23.81%) Coaching
7 5 (23.81%) Mobile First
7 5 (23.81%) SDLC
7 5 (23.81%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) PHP
2 13 (61.90%) Ruby
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) Go
7 2 (9.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
1 5 (23.81%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
1 5 (23.81%) Web Application Security Consortium
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center