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

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 113 171
Rank change year-on-year +45 +58  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 127 101 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.57% 2.33% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.73% 6.11% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 111 86 32
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +12.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £64,000
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1455 1652 1708
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 40.91% 38.12% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1292 1378 1411
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +40 83 £45,500 -13.33% 9
Halifax +5 40 £28,500 -32.14% 4
SOAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 170 (78.70%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (61.11%) XML
3 103 (47.69%) SQL
4 102 (47.22%) Web Services
5 97 (44.91%) C#
6 92 (42.59%) Finance
7 89 (41.20%) .NET
8 88 (40.74%) Java
9 80 (37.04%) HTML
10 77 (35.65%) REST
11 75 (34.72%) JavaScript
12 66 (30.56%) jQuery
13 65 (30.09%) ASP.NET
13 65 (30.09%) MVC
14 64 (29.63%) Selenium
15 63 (29.17%) WCF
15 63 (29.17%) Waterfall
16 58 (26.85%) Software Engineering
16 58 (26.85%) ISEB
17 57 (26.39%) SQL Server
17 57 (26.39%) TDD
18 56 (25.93%) ISTQB
19 55 (25.46%) T-SQL
19 55 (25.46%) CSS
20 54 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
21 52 (24.07%) SoapUI
22 51 (23.61%) RESTful
23 49 (22.69%) WPF
24 45 (20.83%) JSON
25 44 (20.37%) OO

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 13 (6.02%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.24%) Confluence
3 6 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.85%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.85%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.39%) Apache
5 3 (1.39%) IIS
5 3 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.93%) CMS
6 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.46%) JBoss
7 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.17%) SaaS
2 7 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.78%) HTTP
1 6 (2.78%) Internet
2 2 (0.93%) Extranet
2 2 (0.93%) Intranet
2 2 (0.93%) LDAP
3 1 (0.46%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.46%) SMTP
3 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.43%) MySQL
3 22 (10.19%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.85%) Redis
7 4 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.39%) SQLite
9 2 (0.93%) OLAP
9 2 (0.93%) OLTP
9 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.46%) Big Data
10 1 (0.46%) MS Access
10 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (29.63%) Selenium
2 52 (24.07%) SoapUI
3 38 (17.59%) Cucumber
4 37 (17.13%) Jenkins
5 33 (15.28%) JIRA
6 26 (12.04%) Git (software)
6 26 (12.04%) JMeter
6 26 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (11.57%) MSTest
7 25 (11.57%) NUnit
8 18 (8.33%) Maven
9 16 (7.41%) LoadRunner
10 13 (6.02%) Visual Studio
11 11 (5.09%) JUnit
12 7 (3.24%) FitNesse
12 7 (3.24%) SpecFlow
12 7 (3.24%) Zephyr
13 6 (2.78%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.78%) PHPUnit
13 6 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 92 (42.59%) Finance
2 25 (11.57%) Retail
3 20 (9.26%) Banking
3 20 (9.26%) Legal
4 7 (3.24%) Games
5 5 (2.31%) Advertising
6 3 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (39.35%) Developer
2 42 (19.44%) Test Engineer
3 31 (14.35%) Software Engineer
4 28 (12.96%) Senior Test Engineer
5 26 (12.04%) .NET Developer
5 26 (12.04%) Analyst
5 26 (12.04%) Test Analyst
6 25 (11.57%) .NET Software Engineer
6 25 (11.57%) C# Software Engineer
6 25 (11.57%) Java Developer
7 24 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 23 (10.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (10.65%) C# Developer
8 23 (10.65%) C# WCF Developer
8 23 (10.65%) Test Automation Engineer
8 23 (10.65%) WCF Developer
9 22 (10.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 22 (10.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (10.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (61.11%) XML
2 102 (47.22%) Web Services
3 89 (41.20%) .NET
4 80 (37.04%) HTML
5 77 (35.65%) REST
6 66 (30.56%) jQuery
7 65 (30.09%) ASP.NET
8 63 (29.17%) WCF
9 55 (25.46%) CSS
10 51 (23.61%) RESTful
11 49 (22.69%) WPF
12 45 (20.83%) JSON
13 38 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 27 (12.50%) WF
14 27 (12.50%) WinForms
14 27 (12.50%) XSLT
15 25 (11.57%) LINQ
15 25 (11.57%) Silverlight
16 22 (10.19%) XSD
17 21 (9.72%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.02%) User Experience
2 6 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.39%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.39%) NHS
4 3 (1.39%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.39%) W3C
5 2 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.93%) Fintech
6 1 (0.46%) AS400
6 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.46%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.20%) Windows
2 16 (7.41%) Linux
3 5 (2.31%) Unix
3 5 (2.31%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.85%) Android
4 4 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.93%) AIX
6 2 (0.93%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (78.70%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (30.09%) MVC
3 63 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 58 (26.85%) Software Engineering
5 57 (26.39%) TDD
6 54 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (20.37%) OO
8 41 (18.98%) Scrum
9 35 (16.20%) BDD
10 32 (14.81%) UML
11 29 (13.43%) E-Commerce
11 29 (13.43%) SDLC
12 27 (12.50%) Functional Testing
12 27 (12.50%) Software Testing
12 27 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (12.04%) Service Delivery
13 26 (12.04%) Use Case
13 26 (12.04%) Web Testing
14 25 (11.57%) DSDM
14 25 (11.57%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 103 (47.69%) SQL
2 97 (44.91%) C#
3 88 (40.74%) Java
4 75 (34.72%) JavaScript
5 55 (25.46%) T-SQL
6 25 (11.57%) C++
6 25 (11.57%) PL/SQL
7 23 (10.65%) PHP
8 14 (6.48%) PHP 7
9 6 (2.78%) Haskell
10 5 (2.31%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.31%) C
11 4 (1.85%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.93%) Groovy
12 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.46%) Python
13 1 (0.46%) Ruby
13 1 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (26.85%) ISEB
2 56 (25.93%) ISTQB
3 15 (6.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 8 (3.70%) Degree
4 8 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.02%) QA
2 5 (2.31%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.39%) HL7
3 3 (1.39%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.46%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (1.39%) Docker
3 2 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) Puppet
2 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.24%) Oracle
2 7 (3.24%) Zend
3 3 (1.39%) hybris
4 2 (0.93%) Google
4 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.93%) VMware
5 1 (0.46%) Dell
5 1 (0.46%) HP
5 1 (0.46%) Marketo
5 1 (0.46%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.46%) T-Plan
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 pa + £6,000 Car Allowance, up to 25% bonus and benefits (inc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago