Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 96 106
Rank change year-on-year -42 +10 +88
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 120 216 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.85% 3.02% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.07% 7.92% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 104 177 190
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £34,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,125
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +20.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,369 2,728 3,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.42% 38.19% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,071 2,385 2,623
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £59,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in West Yorkshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SOAP in West Yorkshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in West Yorkshire

SOAP
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Leeds -25 94 £47,500 +3.26% 15
Halifax -4 11 £35,000 +22.81%
Bradford +6 7 £46,250 +19.35% 8
Wakefield - 6 £34,250 - 2
SOAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 84 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (68.33%) XML
3 77 (64.17%) Web Services
4 69 (57.50%) SQL
5 60 (50.00%) Java
6 52 (43.33%) JavaScript
7 48 (40.00%) REST
8 43 (35.83%) C#
9 42 (35.00%) HTML
10 41 (34.17%) CSS
11 37 (30.83%) Finance
12 35 (29.17%) T-SQL
13 34 (28.33%) RESTful
14 32 (26.67%) .NET
15 30 (25.00%) OO
16 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
17 27 (22.50%) XSD
18 26 (21.67%) ASP.NET
19 25 (20.83%) UML
19 25 (20.83%) WCF
19 25 (20.83%) jQuery
20 24 (20.00%) Scrum
20 24 (20.00%) MVC
21 23 (19.17%) Software Engineering
21 23 (19.17%) Problem-Solving
22 22 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (18.33%) XSLT
22 22 (18.33%) PL/SQL
23 21 (17.50%) WPF
23 21 (17.50%) JSON

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (7.50%) IIS
2 7 (5.83%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.00%) CMS
4 4 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.50%) Confluence
6 2 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.83%) Drupal
7 1 (0.83%) nginx
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) HipChat
1 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Exstream
1 2 (1.67%) Infor LN
1 2 (1.67%) NetSuite
1 2 (1.67%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) GitHub
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.67%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.00%) HTTP
2 4 (3.33%) Internet
3 3 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.00%) MySQL
4 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 6 (5.00%) Apache Hive
6 6 (5.00%) Big Data
6 6 (5.00%) Data Lake
6 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.00%) HBase
6 6 (5.00%) Impala
6 6 (5.00%) MOLAP
6 6 (5.00%) OLAP
6 6 (5.00%) ROLAP
6 6 (5.00%) Sqoop
7 4 (3.33%) CouchDB
7 4 (3.33%) Redis
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 20 (16.67%) NUnit
2 19 (15.83%) MSTest
3 18 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.67%) Selenium
4 8 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 7 (5.83%) FitNesse
5 7 (5.83%) SoapUI
5 7 (5.83%) tSQLt
6 6 (5.00%) Rational Performance Tester
7 5 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.17%) LoadRunner
7 5 (4.17%) LoadUI
7 5 (4.17%) Maven
7 5 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (4.17%) PHPUnit
7 5 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.33%) JIRA
9 3 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 37 (30.83%) Finance
2 3 (2.50%) Advertising
2 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Games
3 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (48.33%) Developer
2 23 (19.17%) Java Developer
3 22 (18.33%) Software Engineer
4 19 (15.83%) .NET Software Engineer
4 19 (15.83%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (8.33%) Analyst
5 10 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
5 10 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 10 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 9 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
7 8 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.83%) Architect
8 7 (5.83%) Principal Test Engineer
9 6 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 6 (5.00%) Data Architect
9 6 (5.00%) Tester
10 5 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Non-Functional Tester
10 5 (4.17%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (68.33%) XML
2 77 (64.17%) Web Services
3 48 (40.00%) REST
4 42 (35.00%) HTML
5 41 (34.17%) CSS
6 34 (28.33%) RESTful
7 32 (26.67%) .NET
8 27 (22.50%) XSD
9 26 (21.67%) ASP.NET
10 25 (20.83%) jQuery
10 25 (20.83%) WCF
11 22 (18.33%) XSLT
12 21 (17.50%) JSON
12 21 (17.50%) WPF
13 19 (15.83%) LINQ
13 19 (15.83%) Silverlight
13 19 (15.83%) WF
14 13 (10.83%) Spring
15 12 (10.00%) WSDL
16 9 (7.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.33%) User Experience
3 14 (11.67%) NHS
3 14 (11.67%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.00%) Replication
5 6 (5.00%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.50%) EPoS
6 3 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.83%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.67%) Windows
2 11 (9.17%) Android
2 11 (9.17%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.50%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (5.83%) Linux
4 7 (5.83%) Unix
5 5 (4.17%) AIX
6 3 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.00%) OO
3 25 (20.83%) UML
4 24 (20.00%) MVC
4 24 (20.00%) Scrum
5 23 (19.17%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (19.17%) Software Engineering
6 22 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (16.67%) MVVM
8 19 (15.83%) DSDM
8 19 (15.83%) RUP
8 19 (15.83%) Service Delivery
8 19 (15.83%) Use Case
9 18 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 16 (13.33%) TDD
10 16 (13.33%) Unit Testing
11 14 (11.67%) BDD
11 14 (11.67%) Performance Testing
11 14 (11.67%) SDLC
12 13 (10.83%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 69 (57.50%) SQL
2 60 (50.00%) Java
3 52 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 43 (35.83%) C#
5 35 (29.17%) T-SQL
6 22 (18.33%) PL/SQL
7 19 (15.83%) C++
8 12 (10.00%) PHP
9 8 (6.67%) Scala
10 6 (5.00%) R
11 5 (4.17%) Java 8
12 3 (2.50%) VB
12 3 (2.50%) VB6
12 3 (2.50%) XAML
13 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.83%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.83%) Groovy
14 1 (0.83%) Natural
14 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.83%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Degree
2 8 (6.67%) ISEB
3 7 (5.83%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) CCNA
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.83%) MCP
4 1 (0.83%) MCSD
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (3.33%) GDPR
2 4 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.00%) Apache Flume
1 6 (5.00%) HDFS
2 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Docker
3 1 (0.83%) Firmware
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Oozie
2 3 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.83%) Nagios
3 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle
3 6 (5.00%) Google
3 6 (5.00%) IBM
4 5 (4.17%) Twitter
5 4 (3.33%) MuleSoft
5 4 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.33%) webMethods
6 3 (2.50%) Perforce
6 3 (2.50%) SAP
6 3 (2.50%) VMware
7 2 (1.67%) Infor
7 2 (1.67%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.67%) Sage
7 2 (1.67%) Telerik
8 1 (0.83%) Brocade
8 1 (0.83%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.83%) F5
8 1 (0.83%) hybris
8 1 (0.83%) TIBCO