Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 126 117 164
Rank change year-on-year -9 +47 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 115 65 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.94% 1.76% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.51% 4.17% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 86 62 132
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £30,800
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +20.48% -7.78%
75th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £50,313
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,625 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -0.99%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,086 1,559 2,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.15% 42.12% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,614 1,396 2,269
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,125 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Yorkshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Yorkshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOAP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Yorkshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -38 63 £50,500 +1.00% 12
South Yorkshire -9 33 £43,000 -14.00% 3
East Yorkshire - 10 £40,000 - 1
North Yorkshire -2 5 £27,500 -15.38% 2
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 72 (62.61%) REST
2 61 (53.04%) Web Services
3 56 (48.70%) XML
4 49 (42.61%) Java
4 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (38.26%) C#
6 41 (35.65%) .NET
6 41 (35.65%) SQL Server
6 41 (35.65%) ERP
7 39 (33.91%) PHP
8 37 (32.17%) XSLT
8 37 (32.17%) Social Skills
9 29 (25.22%) RESTful
9 29 (25.22%) MySQL
10 28 (24.35%) Azure
11 26 (22.61%) DevOps
12 25 (21.74%) Docker
12 25 (21.74%) Laravel
12 25 (21.74%) OOP
12 25 (21.74%) OO
13 22 (19.13%) XPath
13 22 (19.13%) EDI
13 22 (19.13%) API Integration
14 21 (18.26%) Influencing Skills
14 21 (18.26%) Test Automation
14 21 (18.26%) SQL
15 20 (17.39%) Internet
15 20 (17.39%) Project Management
15 20 (17.39%) QA
15 20 (17.39%) Symfony

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (3.48%) IIS
2 1 (0.87%) Confluence
2 1 (0.87%) OpenEdge
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Adobe XD
1 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (14.78%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.87%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.87%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 28 (24.35%) Azure
2 3 (2.61%) AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.87%) GCP
3 1 (0.87%) GitHub
3 1 (0.87%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.87%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.39%) Internet
2 3 (2.61%) FTP
2 3 (2.61%) HTTP
2 3 (2.61%) SMTP
2 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 29 (25.22%) MySQL
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.87%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (17.39%) PHPUnit
2 17 (14.78%) Git (software)
3 16 (13.91%) Selenium
4 14 (12.17%) Eclipse
5 11 (9.57%) WebDriver
6 6 (5.22%) IntelliJ
6 6 (5.22%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.35%) Postman
7 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.48%) JIRA
9 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.74%) JMeter
11 1 (0.87%) Hudson
11 1 (0.87%) JUnit
11 1 (0.87%) Mockito
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.87%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.87%) TestNG
General
1 37 (32.17%) Social Skills
2 21 (18.26%) Influencing Skills
3 11 (9.57%) Back Office
3 11 (9.57%) Games
4 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.48%) Legal
4 4 (3.48%) Presentation Skills
4 4 (3.48%) Wearables
5 3 (2.61%) Automotive
5 3 (2.61%) Finance
5 3 (2.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (0.87%) Local Government
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (56.52%) Developer
2 37 (32.17%) Senior Developer
3 27 (23.48%) PHP Developer
4 23 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 20 (17.39%) Backend Developer
5 20 (17.39%) Senior Backend Developer
5 20 (17.39%) Senior PHP Developer
6 14 (12.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (10.43%) Analyst
8 11 (9.57%) C# Developer
8 11 (9.57%) Consultant
8 11 (9.57%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (7.83%) Test Analyst
10 8 (6.96%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 6 (5.22%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.22%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
13 4 (3.48%) C++ Developer
13 4 (3.48%) Senior Technical Specialist
13 4 (3.48%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (62.61%) REST
2 61 (53.04%) Web Services
3 56 (48.70%) XML
4 41 (35.65%) .NET
5 37 (32.17%) XSLT
6 29 (25.22%) RESTful
7 25 (21.74%) Laravel
8 22 (19.13%) EDI
9 20 (17.39%) Symfony
10 19 (16.52%) ASP.NET
11 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (12.17%) JSON
13 12 (10.43%) Gherkin
14 11 (9.57%) HTML
15 10 (8.70%) CSS
16 9 (7.83%) AngularJS
17 8 (6.96%) Spring
18 6 (5.22%) XSD
19 5 (4.35%) jQuery
20 4 (3.48%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.35%) Legacy Systems
2 4 (3.48%) DataPower
2 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.48%) NHS
3 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.74%) User Experience
4 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) Linux
2 8 (6.96%) Windows
3 4 (3.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.65%) ERP
3 26 (22.61%) DevOps
4 25 (21.74%) OO
4 25 (21.74%) OOP
5 22 (19.13%) API Integration
6 21 (18.26%) Test Automation
7 20 (17.39%) API Design
7 20 (17.39%) Innovative Thinking
7 20 (17.39%) Project Management
8 19 (16.52%) MVC
9 17 (14.78%) CRM
10 14 (12.17%) BDD
11 12 (10.43%) SOA
12 11 (9.57%) Scenario Testing
13 10 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (7.83%) TDD
15 8 (6.96%) Scrum
16 7 (6.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.61%) Java
2 44 (38.26%) C#
3 39 (33.91%) PHP
4 22 (19.13%) XPath
5 21 (18.26%) SQL
6 11 (9.57%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.09%) Java 8
8 5 (4.35%) Python
8 5 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.48%) C++
10 3 (2.61%) ActionScript
10 3 (2.61%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.87%) COBOL
11 1 (0.87%) Java 11
11 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.87%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 25 (21.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (17.39%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.87%) Ansible
2 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) SAP
2 17 (14.78%) Sage
3 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.48%) ANSYS
5 4 (3.48%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.48%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.48%) IBM
5 4 (3.48%) Pega
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle
7 1 (0.87%) Magma
7 1 (0.87%) OutSystems
7 1 (0.87%) SnapLogic
7 1 (0.87%) Splunk
7 1 (0.87%) Xamarin