Period
to 23 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 89 104
Rank change year-on-year -64 +15 +98
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 118 216 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.66% 3.04% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.62% 7.83% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 108 188 214
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +7.06% -10.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £27,875
90th Percentile £61,500 £59,125 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 2,556 2,757 3,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.90% 38.80% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,291 2,438 2,846
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 April 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 April 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 -22 95 £52,500 +14.13% 17
Halifax -8 17 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Bradford -10 4 £47,500 - 2
Wakefield - 1 £27,500 - 3
SOAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 101 (85.59%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (72.88%) XML
3 77 (65.25%) Web Services
4 75 (63.56%) SQL
5 67 (56.78%) Java
6 48 (40.68%) JavaScript
6 48 (40.68%) C#
7 45 (38.14%) HTML
8 43 (36.44%) REST
9 41 (34.75%) T-SQL
10 40 (33.90%) CSS
11 39 (33.05%) Finance
12 38 (32.20%) .NET
13 36 (30.51%) XSD
13 36 (30.51%) UML
13 36 (30.51%) Software Engineering
14 35 (29.66%) RESTful
15 33 (27.97%) WCF
15 33 (27.97%) OO
15 33 (27.97%) Scrum
16 30 (25.42%) WPF
16 30 (25.42%) Test Automation
17 25 (21.19%) MVC
18 24 (20.34%) NUnit
18 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
18 24 (20.34%) jQuery
19 23 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (19.49%) Git (software)
19 23 (19.49%) MVVM
19 23 (19.49%) XSLT

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 8 (6.78%) WebSphere
2 7 (5.93%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.93%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle 9iAS
3 5 (4.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.54%) CMS
5 2 (1.69%) Confluence
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.39%) GitHub
3 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.41%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.47%) MySQL
3 10 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.93%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.08%) Apache Hive
5 6 (5.08%) Big Data
5 6 (5.08%) Data Lake
5 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.08%) HBase
5 6 (5.08%) Impala
5 6 (5.08%) MOLAP
5 6 (5.08%) OLAP
5 6 (5.08%) ROLAP
5 6 (5.08%) Sqoop
6 4 (3.39%) CouchDB
6 4 (3.39%) Redis
7 2 (1.69%) Adabas
7 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (20.34%) NUnit
2 23 (19.49%) Git (software)
3 21 (17.80%) MSTest
4 14 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (11.02%) Selenium
6 11 (9.32%) Cucumber
6 11 (9.32%) SpecFlow
6 11 (9.32%) Visual Studio
7 10 (8.47%) FitNesse
8 9 (7.63%) SoapUI
9 7 (5.93%) tSQLt
10 6 (5.08%) Jenkins
11 5 (4.24%) TeamCity
12 4 (3.39%) Appium
12 4 (3.39%) Calabash
12 4 (3.39%) Maven
12 4 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (3.39%) PHPUnit
13 3 (2.54%) JUnit
14 2 (1.69%) ERwin
General
1 39 (33.05%) Finance
2 1 (0.85%) Advertising
2 1 (0.85%) Automotive
2 1 (0.85%) Legal
2 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (45.76%) Developer
2 23 (19.49%) Software Engineer
3 22 (18.64%) .NET Software Engineer
3 22 (18.64%) C# Software Engineer
4 21 (17.80%) Java Developer
5 14 (11.86%) Test Engineer
6 13 (11.02%) Senior Developer
7 12 (10.17%) Software Developer
8 11 (9.32%) Analyst
8 11 (9.32%) Mobile Developer
9 10 (8.47%) .NET Developer
9 10 (8.47%) Architect
9 10 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (8.47%) C# Developer
9 10 (8.47%) Senior Software Developer
10 9 (7.63%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (7.63%) Agile Developer
10 9 (7.63%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 9 (7.63%) Senior Agile Developer
10 9 (7.63%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (72.88%) XML
2 77 (65.25%) Web Services
3 45 (38.14%) HTML
4 43 (36.44%) REST
5 40 (33.90%) CSS
6 38 (32.20%) .NET
7 36 (30.51%) XSD
8 35 (29.66%) RESTful
9 33 (27.97%) WCF
10 30 (25.42%) WPF
11 24 (20.34%) jQuery
12 23 (19.49%) XSLT
13 22 (18.64%) ASP.NET
13 22 (18.64%) JSON
14 21 (17.80%) LINQ
14 21 (17.80%) Silverlight
14 21 (17.80%) WF
15 10 (8.47%) WSDL
16 9 (7.63%) Spring
17 8 (6.78%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) User Experience
2 14 (11.86%) NHS
3 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (9.32%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (6.78%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.08%) Replication
6 6 (5.08%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.69%) AS400
7 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Android
2 10 (8.47%) Apple iOS
2 10 (8.47%) Windows
3 7 (5.93%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (2.54%) Linux
5 2 (1.69%) AIX
5 2 (1.69%) Solaris
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (85.59%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.51%) Software Engineering
2 36 (30.51%) UML
3 33 (27.97%) OO
3 33 (27.97%) Scrum
4 30 (25.42%) Test Automation
5 25 (21.19%) MVC
6 23 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (19.49%) MVVM
7 22 (18.64%) Service Delivery
8 21 (17.80%) DSDM
8 21 (17.80%) RUP
8 21 (17.80%) Use Case
9 20 (16.95%) SDLC
10 18 (15.25%) Unit Testing
11 17 (14.41%) TDD
12 14 (11.86%) BDD
12 14 (11.86%) SOA
13 13 (11.02%) Secure Coding
14 12 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 75 (63.56%) SQL
2 67 (56.78%) Java
3 48 (40.68%) C#
3 48 (40.68%) JavaScript
4 41 (34.75%) T-SQL
5 21 (17.80%) C++
5 21 (17.80%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.63%) PHP
7 7 (5.93%) Scala
8 6 (5.08%) R
9 4 (3.39%) Java 8
9 4 (3.39%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.54%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.54%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.69%) Natural
12 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.93%) Degree
2 6 (5.08%) ISEB
3 5 (4.24%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) HL7
2 4 (3.39%) QA
3 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.69%) GDPR
5 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Apache Flume
1 6 (5.08%) HDFS
2 3 (2.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Oozie
2 4 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (7.63%) Google
1 9 (7.63%) Oracle
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.24%) BEA
3 5 (4.24%) IBM
3 5 (4.24%) webMethods
4 4 (3.39%) Perforce
4 4 (3.39%) Twitter
5 3 (2.54%) Apple
6 2 (1.69%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.85%) HP
7 1 (0.85%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.85%) Zend