Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 112 104
Rank change year-on-year -17 -8 +68
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 115 172 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.98% 2.52% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.47% 7.12% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 99 139 185
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +35.14%
10th Percentile £31,450 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2,101 2,415 2,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.24% 35.35% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,782 2,078 2,337
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 £27,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +5.00% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -20 87 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Halifax +5 10 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Bradford +22 9 £35,000 -17.65% 4
Wakefield - 6 £34,250 - 2
SOAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 83 (72.17%) Web Services
2 71 (61.74%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (60.87%) XML
4 62 (53.91%) SQL
5 51 (44.35%) JavaScript
5 51 (44.35%) REST
6 47 (40.87%) C#
7 45 (39.13%) Java
8 43 (37.39%) SQL Server
9 42 (36.52%) HTML
10 40 (34.78%) .NET
11 38 (33.04%) T-SQL
12 34 (29.57%) WCF
13 33 (28.70%) CSS
13 33 (28.70%) Scrum
14 32 (27.83%) OO
14 32 (27.83%) ASP.NET
15 31 (26.96%) jQuery
15 31 (26.96%) RESTful
16 29 (25.22%) Finance
17 28 (24.35%) Problem-Solving
18 27 (23.48%) MVC
19 25 (21.74%) IIS
19 25 (21.74%) Windows
19 25 (21.74%) JSON
19 25 (21.74%) Software Engineering
20 23 (20.00%) QA
21 22 (19.13%) XSLT
22 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
22 21 (18.26%) UML

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 25 (21.74%) IIS
2 12 (10.43%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (8.70%) Confluence
4 7 (6.09%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.35%) CMS
6 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.74%) WordPress
7 1 (0.87%) Apache
7 1 (0.87%) Drupal
7 1 (0.87%) nginx
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.87%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Exstream
1 3 (2.61%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.74%) Infor LN
2 2 (1.74%) Magento
2 2 (1.74%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) Sage Pay
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.74%) GitHub
5 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.87%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.43%) Internet
2 7 (6.09%) HTTP
3 3 (2.61%) Firewall
3 3 (2.61%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.74%) SSL
5 1 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (37.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (9.57%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (6.96%) MySQL
6 6 (5.22%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.48%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.48%) Big Data
7 4 (3.48%) Data Lake
7 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.48%) HBase
7 4 (3.48%) Impala
7 4 (3.48%) MOLAP
7 4 (3.48%) OLAP
7 4 (3.48%) ROLAP
7 4 (3.48%) Sqoop
8 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.74%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 20 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.78%) MSTest
2 17 (14.78%) NUnit
3 16 (13.91%) Visual Studio
4 11 (9.57%) JIRA
5 7 (6.09%) Rational Performance Tester
6 6 (5.22%) LoadRunner
6 6 (5.22%) LoadUI
6 6 (5.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (5.22%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.35%) SpecFlow
8 4 (3.48%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.48%) Maven
9 3 (2.61%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.61%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.61%) Subversion
9 3 (2.61%) tSQLt
General
1 29 (25.22%) Finance
2 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.74%) Advertising
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Games
4 1 (0.87%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (54.78%) Developer
2 22 (19.13%) Software Engineer
3 19 (16.52%) .NET Software Engineer
3 19 (16.52%) C# Software Engineer
4 13 (11.30%) Java Developer
5 10 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.70%) BizTalk Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Applications Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Tester
7 7 (6.09%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Non-Functional Tester
8 6 (5.22%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.22%) Senior Tester
9 5 (4.35%) .NET Applications Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (72.17%) Web Services
2 70 (60.87%) XML
3 51 (44.35%) REST
4 42 (36.52%) HTML
5 40 (34.78%) .NET
6 34 (29.57%) WCF
7 33 (28.70%) CSS
8 32 (27.83%) ASP.NET
9 31 (26.96%) jQuery
9 31 (26.96%) RESTful
10 25 (21.74%) JSON
11 22 (19.13%) XSLT
12 19 (16.52%) WPF
13 18 (15.65%) XSD
14 17 (14.78%) LINQ
14 17 (14.78%) Silverlight
14 17 (14.78%) WF
15 11 (9.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.43%) User Experience
3 10 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (7.83%) Mobile App
5 8 (6.96%) NHS
6 4 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.48%) Replication
6 4 (3.48%) Taxonomies
7 3 (2.61%) EPoS
8 2 (1.74%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.87%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.74%) Windows
2 10 (8.70%) Linux
2 10 (8.70%) Unix
3 8 (6.96%) Android
3 8 (6.96%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.22%) AIX
4 6 (5.22%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (61.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.70%) Scrum
3 32 (27.83%) OO
4 28 (24.35%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (23.48%) MVC
6 25 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 21 (18.26%) UML
7 21 (18.26%) Unit Testing
8 20 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (15.65%) Service Delivery
10 17 (14.78%) DSDM
10 17 (14.78%) MVVM
10 17 (14.78%) RUP
10 17 (14.78%) Use Case
11 16 (13.91%) SDLC
12 12 (10.43%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.43%) TDD
13 10 (8.70%) ETL
13 10 (8.70%) OOD
14 9 (7.83%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.91%) SQL
2 51 (44.35%) JavaScript
3 47 (40.87%) C#
4 45 (39.13%) Java
5 38 (33.04%) T-SQL
6 20 (17.39%) PL/SQL
7 17 (14.78%) C++
8 9 (7.83%) PHP
9 6 (5.22%) Scala
10 4 (3.48%) R
11 3 (2.61%) VB
11 3 (2.61%) VB6
11 3 (2.61%) XAML
12 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.87%) ABAP
13 1 (0.87%) Groovy
13 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.22%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) ISEB
3 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.87%) CCNA
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.87%) MCP
4 1 (0.87%) MCSD
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (3.48%) GDPR
2 4 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Apache Flume
1 4 (3.48%) HDFS
2 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.87%) Docker
3 1 (0.87%) Firmware
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Oozie
2 1 (0.87%) cPanel
Vendors
1 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.17%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (8.70%) Oracle
3 10 (8.70%) Telerik
4 9 (7.83%) IBM
5 6 (5.22%) MuleSoft
5 6 (5.22%) webMethods
6 5 (4.35%) SAP
7 3 (2.61%) Perforce
7 3 (2.61%) Sage
7 3 (2.61%) Twitter
7 3 (2.61%) VMware
8 2 (1.74%) Adobe
8 2 (1.74%) Google
8 2 (1.74%) Infor
8 2 (1.74%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.87%) Brocade
9 1 (0.87%) Cisco
9 1 (0.87%) Juniper
9 1 (0.87%) Zend