Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 33 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9 -13
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 42 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 10.71% 6.02% 5.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.20% 11.92% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 34
Stockport median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +25.00% +15.94%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,875 £34,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £42,500
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +14.71% +6.25%

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 181 193 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 46.17% 50.52% 56.59%
Number of salaries quoted 158 182 178
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +18.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £61,125 £57,500 £65,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +10.67%

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 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 33 (78.57%) Web Services
2 31 (73.81%) Scrum
3 29 (69.05%) RESTful
4 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (64.29%) Mentoring
6 26 (61.90%) HTML5
6 26 (61.90%) CSS3
6 26 (61.90%) TDD
6 26 (61.90%) Ruby
6 26 (61.90%) CSS
6 26 (61.90%) HTML
6 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
6 26 (61.90%) PHP
6 26 (61.90%) SOA
7 23 (54.76%) XML
8 22 (52.38%) Test Automation
9 21 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (50.00%) MySQL
9 21 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 18 (42.86%) Java
11 17 (40.48%) XSL
11 17 (40.48%) OO
11 17 (40.48%) Python
11 17 (40.48%) MVC
11 17 (40.48%) Web Development
11 17 (40.48%) JSON
11 17 (40.48%) Spring MVC
11 17 (40.48%) Spring
11 17 (40.48%) REST

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 9 (21.43%) Apache
1 9 (21.43%) nginx
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 12 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) MySQL
2 12 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 12 (28.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
1 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) TestComplete
3 2 (4.76%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Architect
2 16 (38.10%) Java Architect
2 16 (38.10%) PHP Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Applications Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Java Applications Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
4 6 (14.29%) PHP Technical Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Principal Test Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Web Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Software Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (78.57%) Web Services
2 29 (69.05%) RESTful
3 26 (61.90%) CSS
3 26 (61.90%) CSS3
3 26 (61.90%) HTML
3 26 (61.90%) HTML5
4 23 (54.76%) XML
5 21 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 17 (40.48%) JSON
6 17 (40.48%) Polymer
6 17 (40.48%) REST
6 17 (40.48%) Spring
6 17 (40.48%) Spring Boot
6 17 (40.48%) Spring MVC
6 17 (40.48%) XSL
7 12 (28.57%) Middleware
8 9 (21.43%) Ajax
8 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 9 (21.43%) LAMP
8 9 (21.43%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (21.43%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) Scrum
2 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (64.29%) Mentoring
4 26 (61.90%) SOA
4 26 (61.90%) TDD
5 22 (52.38%) Test Automation
6 21 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (40.48%) MVC
7 17 (40.48%) OO
7 17 (40.48%) Web Development
8 14 (33.33%) BDD
8 14 (33.33%) OOP
8 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 14 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 12 (28.57%) Coaching
9 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (28.57%) Kanban
9 12 (28.57%) Open Source
9 12 (28.57%) OWASP
9 12 (28.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
1 26 (61.90%) PHP
1 26 (61.90%) Ruby
2 18 (42.86%) Java
3 17 (40.48%) Python
4 14 (33.33%) SQL
5 12 (28.57%) Go
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
1 12 (28.57%) Master's Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) QA
2 12 (28.57%) Web Application Security Consortium
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center