Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 118 154 145
Rank change year-on-year +36 -9 -47
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 62 161 180
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.75% 2.11% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.12% 6.30% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 71 135 151
Median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -7.78% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -0.99% +1.00%

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 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 1,505 2,554 3,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.42% 33.39% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,339 2,230 3,142
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 3 August 2020.

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 3 August 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
West Yorkshire +24 47 £50,000 +25.00% 11
South Yorkshire 0 7 £50,000 +21.21%
North Yorkshire +65 5 £30,000 -26.38% 1
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Java
3 27 (43.55%) SQL
3 27 (43.55%) XML
4 26 (41.94%) CSS
5 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
5 25 (40.32%) RESTful
6 23 (37.10%) HTML
7 21 (33.87%) Web Services
8 18 (29.03%) REST
9 15 (24.19%) C#
9 15 (24.19%) .NET
10 13 (20.97%) OO
10 13 (20.97%) JSON
11 12 (19.35%) MySQL
11 12 (19.35%) C++
11 12 (19.35%) PHP
11 12 (19.35%) Finance
11 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
12 11 (17.74%) Scrum
12 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
12 11 (17.74%) XSLT
12 11 (17.74%) jQuery
12 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
13 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
13 10 (16.13%) Apex Code
13 10 (16.13%) SoapUI
13 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
13 10 (16.13%) Salesforce.com

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 6 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (4.84%) CMS
2 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.23%) Anypoint
3 2 (3.23%) Apache
3 2 (3.23%) Confluence
3 2 (3.23%) nginx
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (1.61%) JBoss
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) AWS
2 5 (8.06%) PaaS
3 4 (6.45%) Azure
4 2 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.23%) Force.com
4 2 (3.23%) GCP
4 2 (3.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Serverless
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon GuardDuty
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) MySQL
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.23%) Redis
4 1 (1.61%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
1 10 (16.13%) SoapUI
2 9 (14.52%) Selenium
3 8 (12.90%) Cucumber
3 8 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.90%) MSTest
3 8 (12.90%) NUnit
3 8 (12.90%) Postman
4 7 (11.29%) JUnit
4 7 (11.29%) Maven
4 7 (11.29%) Subversion
5 6 (9.68%) JIRA
6 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.45%) TestNG
6 4 (6.45%) VersionOne
7 2 (3.23%) Appium
7 2 (3.23%) Charles Proxy
7 2 (3.23%) Mockito
7 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.23%) Local Government
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 35 (56.45%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Software Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Salesforce Developer
4 8 (12.90%) .NET Software Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) PHP Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Backend Developer
8 2 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) IT Support
8 2 (3.23%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Lambda Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Lead PHP Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (43.55%) XML
2 26 (41.94%) CSS
3 25 (40.32%) RESTful
4 23 (37.10%) HTML
5 21 (33.87%) Web Services
6 18 (29.03%) REST
7 15 (24.19%) .NET
8 13 (20.97%) JSON
9 11 (17.74%) jQuery
9 11 (17.74%) XSLT
10 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
11 8 (12.90%) LINQ
11 8 (12.90%) Silverlight
11 8 (12.90%) Vue.js
11 8 (12.90%) WCF
11 8 (12.90%) WF
11 8 (12.90%) WPF
12 6 (9.68%) Laravel
12 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (8.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) iSeries
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
1 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) OO
3 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (17.74%) Scrum
5 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
6 9 (14.52%) API Development
6 9 (14.52%) Web Development
7 8 (12.90%) DSDM
7 8 (12.90%) MVVM
7 8 (12.90%) RUP
7 8 (12.90%) SDLC
7 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
7 8 (12.90%) UML
7 8 (12.90%) Use Case
8 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.68%) Microservices
8 6 (9.68%) Performance Testing
9 5 (8.06%) DevOps
9 5 (8.06%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) SQL
3 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
4 15 (24.19%) C#
5 12 (19.35%) C++
5 12 (19.35%) PHP
6 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
7 10 (16.13%) Apex Code
8 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
9 4 (6.45%) Groovy
9 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.45%) VBScript
10 3 (4.84%) Python
11 2 (3.23%) Java 8
11 2 (3.23%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.61%) NCSC
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) vSphere
3 2 (3.23%) Docker
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (11.29%) SAP
2 7 (11.29%) Tableau
3 4 (6.45%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.23%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.23%) Google
4 2 (3.23%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) Pardot
4 2 (3.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.61%) Unisys
5 1 (1.61%) VMware