Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 111 100
Rank change year-on-year -30 -11 +55
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 93 169 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.70% 2.48% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 7.28% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83 149 203
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,600 £32,300 £35,000
90th Percentile £58,500 £67,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £46,750
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.28% +16.88%

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 1,980 2,323 2,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.16% 34.03% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,645 2,038 2,406
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -35 73 £45,000 -18.18% 13
Bradford +23 8 £37,600 -11.53% 6
Halifax -1 6 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Wakefield - 5 £36,000 - 2
SOAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 70 (75.27%) Web Services
2 57 (61.29%) XML
3 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (54.84%) C#
5 49 (52.69%) SQL
6 45 (48.39%) .NET
6 45 (48.39%) JavaScript
7 40 (43.01%) SQL Server
8 39 (41.94%) REST
9 37 (39.78%) jQuery
9 37 (39.78%) ASP.NET
10 36 (38.71%) T-SQL
10 36 (38.71%) HTML
10 36 (38.71%) Scrum
11 35 (37.63%) Java
12 33 (35.48%) WCF
13 29 (31.18%) OO
14 28 (30.11%) RESTful
15 27 (29.03%) Finance
16 26 (27.96%) MVC
16 26 (27.96%) CSS
16 26 (27.96%) IIS
16 26 (27.96%) Software Engineering
17 24 (25.81%) QA
18 23 (24.73%) JSON
18 23 (24.73%) Team Foundation Server
19 22 (23.66%) XSLT
20 20 (21.51%) PL/SQL
21 19 (20.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 19 (20.43%) WPF

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 26 (27.96%) IIS
2 14 (15.05%) Confluence
3 13 (13.98%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (7.53%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.23%) CMS
6 2 (2.15%) Apache
6 2 (2.15%) nginx
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.15%) WordPress
7 1 (1.08%) Drupal
7 1 (1.08%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.08%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Exstream
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.15%) Infor LN
2 2 (2.15%) Magento
2 2 (2.15%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.05%) Sage Pay
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.15%) GitHub
4 2 (2.15%) Zapier
5 1 (1.08%) Apigee
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.08%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) Internet
2 8 (8.60%) HTTP
3 5 (5.38%) HTTPS
4 4 (4.30%) SSL
5 1 (1.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.01%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (15.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (10.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (4.30%) Adabas
6 3 (3.23%) MySQL
6 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (24.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (19.35%) Visual Studio
3 17 (18.28%) Git (software)
3 17 (18.28%) MSTest
3 17 (18.28%) NUnit
4 15 (16.13%) JIRA
5 7 (7.53%) Rational Performance Tester
6 6 (6.45%) LoadRunner
6 6 (6.45%) LoadUI
7 5 (5.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (5.38%) SoapUI
7 5 (5.38%) Subversion
7 5 (5.38%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.30%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (4.30%) SpecFlow
9 3 (3.23%) FitNesse
9 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.23%) tSQLt
General
1 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Advertising
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
2 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Games
3 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (56.99%) Developer
2 21 (22.58%) Software Engineer
3 20 (21.51%) .NET Software Engineer
3 20 (21.51%) C# Software Engineer
4 15 (16.13%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Applications Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.75%) BizTalk Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Tester
8 7 (7.53%) .NET Applications Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Lead Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Non-Functional Tester
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Tester
10 4 (4.30%) Junior
10 4 (4.30%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Performance Tester
10 4 (4.30%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (75.27%) Web Services
2 57 (61.29%) XML
3 45 (48.39%) .NET
4 39 (41.94%) REST
5 37 (39.78%) ASP.NET
5 37 (39.78%) jQuery
6 36 (38.71%) HTML
7 33 (35.48%) WCF
8 28 (30.11%) RESTful
9 26 (27.96%) CSS
10 23 (24.73%) JSON
11 22 (23.66%) XSLT
12 19 (20.43%) WPF
13 17 (18.28%) LINQ
13 17 (18.28%) Silverlight
13 17 (18.28%) WF
14 16 (17.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (15.05%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (8.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (5.38%) User Experience
2 4 (4.30%) Cloud Native
2 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.23%) EPoS
4 2 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.15%) Social Media
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.08%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Windows
2 12 (12.90%) Linux
2 12 (12.90%) Unix
3 6 (6.45%) AIX
4 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.15%) Android
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.71%) Scrum
3 29 (31.18%) OO
4 26 (27.96%) MVC
4 26 (27.96%) Software Engineering
5 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (19.35%) MVVM
6 18 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (19.35%) Service Delivery
7 17 (18.28%) DSDM
7 17 (18.28%) RUP
7 17 (18.28%) SDLC
7 17 (18.28%) UML
7 17 (18.28%) Use Case
8 14 (15.05%) Unit Testing
9 11 (11.83%) E-Commerce
10 10 (10.75%) OOD
11 9 (9.68%) Business Analysis
11 9 (9.68%) Performance Testing
11 9 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.84%) C#
2 49 (52.69%) SQL
3 45 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 36 (38.71%) T-SQL
5 35 (37.63%) Java
6 20 (21.51%) PL/SQL
7 17 (18.28%) C++
8 4 (4.30%) PHP
9 3 (3.23%) VB
9 3 (3.23%) VB6
9 3 (3.23%) XAML
10 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.08%) Groovy
10 1 (1.08%) Java 8
10 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.08%) RPG
10 1 (1.08%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
1 4 (4.30%) ISEB
2 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) CCNA
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.08%) MCP
3 1 (1.08%) MCSD
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) GDPR
2 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.08%) Docker
1 1 (1.08%) Firmware
1 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) cPanel
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) Telerik
3 11 (11.83%) IBM
3 11 (11.83%) Oracle
4 5 (5.38%) MuleSoft
4 5 (5.38%) SAP
4 5 (5.38%) webMethods
5 4 (4.30%) Perforce
6 3 (3.23%) Adobe
6 3 (3.23%) Sage
7 2 (2.15%) Facebook
7 2 (2.15%) Infor
7 2 (2.15%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.08%) Brocade
8 1 (1.08%) F5
8 1 (1.08%) hybris
8 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.08%) VMware
8 1 (1.08%) Zend