Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 44 35
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9 +26
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 35 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 8.10% 3.63% 7.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.62% 7.73% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 29
Stockport median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +30.43% -23.33%
10th Percentile £36,750 £33,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £51,250 £41,250
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +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 257 181 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 59.49% 46.89% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 228 169 186
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £28,525 £28,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,900 £47,875
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.36%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 33 (94.29%) Web Services
2 30 (85.71%) RESTful
3 29 (82.86%) Scrum
4 27 (77.14%) TDD
5 24 (68.57%) BDD
5 24 (68.57%) XML
6 22 (62.86%) Java
6 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (62.86%) Mentoring
7 18 (51.43%) Spring
8 16 (45.71%) JUnit
9 15 (42.86%) Ruby
10 14 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 14 (40.00%) HTML5
10 14 (40.00%) Puppet
10 14 (40.00%) CSS3
10 14 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 14 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (40.00%) CSS
10 14 (40.00%) MySQL
10 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 14 (40.00%) PHP
10 14 (40.00%) HTML
10 14 (40.00%) SOA
11 13 (37.14%) Eclipse
11 13 (37.14%) IntelliJ
11 13 (37.14%) Ant
11 13 (37.14%) Hibernate
11 13 (37.14%) iPad

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 (25.71%) Apache
1 9 (25.71%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) HTTP
1 9 (25.71%) SSL
2 2 (5.71%) IMAP
2 2 (5.71%) SMTP
2 2 (5.71%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.29%) Redis
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) JUnit
2 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (37.14%) Ant
3 13 (37.14%) Eclipse
3 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
3 13 (37.14%) IntelliJ
4 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.71%) FitNesse
5 2 (5.71%) HP UFT
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium
5 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.71%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.86%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Java Architect
5 5 (14.29%) PHP Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Java Applications Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) PHP Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) Web Services
2 30 (85.71%) RESTful
3 24 (68.57%) XML
4 18 (51.43%) Spring
5 14 (40.00%) CSS
5 14 (40.00%) CSS3
5 14 (40.00%) HTML
5 14 (40.00%) HTML5
5 14 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 13 (37.14%) Hibernate
7 9 (25.71%) Ajax
7 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
7 9 (25.71%) J2EE
7 9 (25.71%) jQuery
7 9 (25.71%) JSON
7 9 (25.71%) LAMP
7 9 (25.71%) LEMP Stack
7 9 (25.71%) YUI
8 6 (17.14%) REST
9 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (37.14%) iPad
3 9 (25.71%) User Experience
4 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Scrum
2 27 (77.14%) TDD
3 24 (68.57%) BDD
4 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (62.86%) Mentoring
5 14 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (40.00%) SOA
6 13 (37.14%) DevOps
6 13 (37.14%) Pair Programming
7 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (25.71%) Microservices
7 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
7 9 (25.71%) Web Application Development
8 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (14.29%) Kanban
9 5 (14.29%) OWASP
9 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Use Case
9 5 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 15 (42.86%) Ruby
3 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (40.00%) PHP
4 11 (31.43%) SQL
5 6 (17.14%) Python
6 5 (14.29%) Go
7 2 (5.71%) C
7 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.71%) VB
7 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Master's Degree
3 4 (11.43%) ISEB
3 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
1 5 (14.29%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.86%) Packer
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) HP
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft