Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 104 111
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7 +25
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 140 184 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.09% 2.53% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 7.28% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 130 166 216
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% +8.43%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £57,500 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 2,332 2,528 3,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.75% 34.81% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,070 2,261 3,082
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +9 112 £55,000 +15.79% 20
Halifax -4 18 £50,000 -
Bradford -1 5 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Elland - 1 £25,000 - 1
SOAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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.

1 115 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (73.57%) Web Services
3 93 (66.43%) SQL
4 88 (62.86%) XML
5 74 (52.86%) C#
6 71 (50.71%) Java
7 59 (42.14%) T-SQL
8 49 (35.00%) Finance
8 49 (35.00%) .NET
9 47 (33.57%) JavaScript
9 47 (33.57%) HTML
10 46 (32.86%) Scrum
10 46 (32.86%) Software Engineering
11 42 (30.00%) XSD
12 41 (29.29%) Test Automation
12 41 (29.29%) REST
13 40 (28.57%) RESTful
13 40 (28.57%) Git (software)
14 38 (27.14%) WCF
15 37 (26.43%) WPF
15 37 (26.43%) UML
16 36 (25.71%) OO
16 36 (25.71%) CSS
16 36 (25.71%) SQL Server
17 29 (20.71%) XSLT
17 29 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (20.00%) MVC
19 27 (19.29%) ASP.NET
20 26 (18.57%) DSDM
20 26 (18.57%) SOA

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 14 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (9.29%) WebLogic
2 13 (9.29%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.00%) Oracle 9iAS
3 7 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.14%) Confluence
4 3 (2.14%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (7.86%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.43%) MySQL
7 1 (0.71%) Adabas
7 1 (0.71%) Redis
7 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 24 (17.14%) Cucumber
2 24 (17.14%) NUnit
3 23 (16.43%) FitNesse
3 23 (16.43%) SpecFlow
4 22 (15.71%) MSTest
5 20 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 19 (13.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (12.14%) tSQLt
8 13 (9.29%) Selenium
9 9 (6.43%) SoapUI
10 8 (5.71%) JIRA
10 8 (5.71%) Maven
11 7 (5.00%) Jenkins
12 6 (4.29%) ERwin
13 5 (3.57%) TeamCity
14 4 (2.86%) Calabash
14 4 (2.86%) Gradle
14 4 (2.86%) JUnit
14 4 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 49 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (1.43%) Retail
3 1 (0.71%) Advertising
3 1 (0.71%) Automotive
3 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (40.00%) Developer
2 29 (20.71%) Software Engineer
3 25 (17.86%) Test Engineer
4 24 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 23 (16.43%) .NET Software Engineer
5 23 (16.43%) C# Software Engineer
6 21 (15.00%) C# Developer
7 20 (14.29%) Agile Developer
7 20 (14.29%) Software Developer
8 19 (13.57%) Agile C# Developer
8 19 (13.57%) Java Developer
8 19 (13.57%) Senior Agile Developer
8 19 (13.57%) Senior C# Developer
8 19 (13.57%) Senior SQL Developer
8 19 (13.57%) SQL Developer
9 17 (12.14%) .NET Developer
9 17 (12.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (12.14%) Principal Engineer
9 17 (12.14%) Principal Test Engineer
9 17 (12.14%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (73.57%) Web Services
2 88 (62.86%) XML
3 49 (35.00%) .NET
4 47 (33.57%) HTML
5 42 (30.00%) XSD
6 41 (29.29%) REST
7 40 (28.57%) RESTful
8 38 (27.14%) WCF
9 37 (26.43%) WPF
10 36 (25.71%) CSS
11 29 (20.71%) XSLT
12 27 (19.29%) ASP.NET
13 26 (18.57%) jQuery
14 23 (16.43%) WSDL
15 22 (15.71%) LINQ
15 22 (15.71%) Silverlight
15 22 (15.71%) WF
16 13 (9.29%) JSON
17 12 (8.57%) Spring
18 9 (6.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (10.71%) User Experience
3 9 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.43%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.00%) AS400
5 2 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.43%) Linux
2 14 (10.00%) Windows
3 7 (5.00%) AIX
3 7 (5.00%) Solaris
3 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.57%) Android
5 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (32.86%) Scrum
2 46 (32.86%) Software Engineering
3 41 (29.29%) Test Automation
4 37 (26.43%) UML
5 36 (25.71%) OO
6 29 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (20.00%) MVC
8 26 (18.57%) DSDM
8 26 (18.57%) SOA
9 24 (17.14%) BDD
10 23 (16.43%) MVVM
10 23 (16.43%) Service Delivery
11 22 (15.71%) Exploratory Testing
11 22 (15.71%) Performance Testing
11 22 (15.71%) RUP
11 22 (15.71%) Use Case
12 21 (15.00%) SDLC
13 19 (13.57%) Waterfall
14 18 (12.86%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 93 (66.43%) SQL
2 74 (52.86%) C#
3 71 (50.71%) Java
4 59 (42.14%) T-SQL
5 47 (33.57%) JavaScript
6 22 (15.71%) C++
6 22 (15.71%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.71%) Python
7 8 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.14%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.14%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.14%) PHP
10 2 (1.43%) Scala
10 2 (1.43%) XPath
11 1 (0.71%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.43%) Degree
1 9 (6.43%) ISEB
2 8 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) HL7
2 6 (4.29%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.29%) Puppet
2 2 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (7.14%) Oracle
2 8 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.00%) BEA
3 7 (5.00%) IBM
4 6 (4.29%) SAP
5 4 (2.86%) Google
5 4 (2.86%) Perforce
5 4 (2.86%) webMethods
6 3 (2.14%) Apple
7 2 (1.43%) HP
8 1 (0.71%) Twitter
8 1 (0.71%) Xamarin