Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 109 127 147
Rank change year-on-year +18 +20 -55
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 59 88 115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.88% 1.94% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.59% 5.28% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 81 83 108
Median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £35,475
90th Percentile £77,500 £52,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,200 £45,000
% change year-on-year +24.38% -10.67% -

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 1,285 1,666 2,394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 40.94% 36.66% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,134 1,478 2,147
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,400 £30,000 £28,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in West Yorkshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SOAP in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SOAP in West Yorkshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOAP in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

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 26 May 2020. 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 -2 49 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Bradford +12 8 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Ilkley - 2 £45,000 -
SOAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 34 (57.63%) Java
2 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (49.15%) REST
4 20 (33.90%) SQL
4 20 (33.90%) .NET
4 20 (33.90%) Web Services
5 19 (32.20%) XML
5 19 (32.20%) CSS
6 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
7 16 (27.12%) Scrum
7 16 (27.12%) RESTful
8 15 (25.42%) HTML
9 13 (22.03%) JUnit
9 13 (22.03%) Spring
10 12 (20.34%) TDD
10 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (20.34%) BDD
11 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
11 11 (18.64%) MySQL
12 10 (16.95%) PHP
12 10 (16.95%) C#
12 10 (16.95%) Finance
12 10 (16.95%) Hibernate
12 10 (16.95%) QA
12 10 (16.95%) SDLC
13 9 (15.25%) API Development
13 9 (15.25%) AWS
13 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
13 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
13 9 (15.25%) Selenium

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 4 (6.78%) Confluence
1 4 (6.78%) IIS
1 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Fuse
3 2 (3.39%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) AWS
2 6 (10.17%) Power Platform
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (8.47%) Azure
4 3 (5.08%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (5.08%) PaaS
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.69%) GitHub
5 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) MySQL
2 6 (10.17%) Power BI
3 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) JUnit
2 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) Selenium
3 8 (13.56%) SoapUI
4 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.17%) JIRA
5 6 (10.17%) Maven
5 6 (10.17%) Mockito
6 5 (8.47%) Cucumber
6 5 (8.47%) DbUnit
6 5 (8.47%) jMock
6 5 (8.47%) Postman
6 5 (8.47%) SonarQube
7 4 (6.78%) MSTest
7 4 (6.78%) NUnit
7 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
7 4 (6.78%) VersionOne
8 2 (3.39%) Subversion
9 1 (1.69%) JMeter
9 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
2 4 (6.78%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Local Government
3 2 (3.39%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) Java Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Software Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Salesforce Developer
5 6 (10.17%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (6.78%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior MySQL Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Tester
8 2 (3.39%) IT Support
8 2 (3.39%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (49.15%) REST
2 20 (33.90%) .NET
2 20 (33.90%) Web Services
3 19 (32.20%) CSS
3 19 (32.20%) XML
4 16 (27.12%) RESTful
5 15 (25.42%) HTML
6 13 (22.03%) Spring
7 10 (16.95%) Hibernate
8 8 (13.56%) jQuery
9 7 (11.86%) XSLT
10 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
11 5 (8.47%) PowerMock
12 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
12 4 (6.78%) Laravel
12 4 (6.78%) LINQ
12 4 (6.78%) Silverlight
12 4 (6.78%) WCF
12 4 (6.78%) WF
12 4 (6.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) iSeries
1 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.39%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) Scrum
3 12 (20.34%) BDD
3 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (20.34%) TDD
4 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.95%) SDLC
6 9 (15.25%) API Development
6 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
7 8 (13.56%) DevOps
7 8 (13.56%) Kanban
7 8 (13.56%) Microservices
8 7 (11.86%) Software Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Open Source
9 5 (8.47%) Performance Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Product Management
10 4 (6.78%) MVVM
10 4 (6.78%) Process Improvement
10 4 (6.78%) Test Planning
10 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) Java
2 20 (33.90%) SQL
3 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.95%) C#
4 10 (16.95%) PHP
5 8 (13.56%) Apex Code
5 8 (13.56%) C++
6 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.78%) Groovy
7 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.78%) VBScript
8 3 (5.08%) Java 8
9 2 (3.39%) PHP 7
9 2 (3.39%) Python
10 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.69%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (1.69%) NCSC
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Docker
2 3 (5.08%) Postfix
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Salesforce.com
1 8 (13.56%) SAP
1 8 (13.56%) Tableau
2 4 (6.78%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.08%) IBM
3 3 (5.08%) Unisys
4 2 (3.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat