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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 26 24 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 11 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 6.83% 8.39% 10.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 13.13% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 20
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +15.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 Stockport with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 88 99 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 54.66% 63.87% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 83 94 81
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (90.48%) Web Services
3 18 (85.71%) Java
3 18 (85.71%) Scrum
3 18 (85.71%) iPad
4 17 (80.95%) BDD
5 16 (76.19%) TDD
5 16 (76.19%) Spring
5 16 (76.19%) JNDI
5 16 (76.19%) Ant
5 16 (76.19%) JUnit
5 16 (76.19%) JDBC
5 16 (76.19%) XML
5 16 (76.19%) OOP
5 16 (76.19%) OO
5 16 (76.19%) JMS
5 16 (76.19%) Eclipse
5 16 (76.19%) Mentoring
6 15 (71.43%) Windows
6 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
7 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 3 (14.29%) System Testing
8 2 (9.52%) RESTful
8 2 (9.52%) Refactoring
8 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
8 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Node.js
8 2 (9.52%) Memory Management

SOAP
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Ant
1 16 (76.19%) Eclipse
1 16 (76.19%) JUnit
2 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.76%) Gradle
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Mockito
3 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) Senior Developer
3 16 (76.19%) Java Developer
4 15 (71.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 16 (76.19%) JDBC
2 16 (76.19%) JMS
2 16 (76.19%) JNDI
2 16 (76.19%) Spring
2 16 (76.19%) XML
3 15 (71.43%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) ATL
4 2 (9.52%) Node.js
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) STL
5 1 (4.76%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
5 1 (4.76%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) iPad
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Scrum
3 17 (80.95%) BDD
4 16 (76.19%) Mentoring
4 16 (76.19%) OO
4 16 (76.19%) OOP
4 16 (76.19%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 3 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Code Optimisation
6 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Memory Management
6 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) Refactoring
6 2 (9.52%) SOLID
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Kanban
7 1 (4.76%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) C++
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
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