Period
to 23 September 2018

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

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 103 115
Rank change year-on-year -38 +12 +65
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 168 285 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.95% 2.84% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.02% 7.34% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 135 226 242
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,850 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 3,344 3,885 4,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.79% 38.73% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,783 3,301 3,606
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Yorkshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SOAP in Yorkshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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 23 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
West Yorkshire -18 113 £45,000 -10.00% 14
South Yorkshire -32 31 £45,000 - 5
North Yorkshire -4 15 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East Yorkshire -4 6 £37,000 +5.71% 4
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 124 (73.81%) Web Services
2 96 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (53.57%) XML
4 79 (47.02%) JavaScript
5 78 (46.43%) Java
6 75 (44.64%) SQL
7 73 (43.45%) REST
8 68 (40.48%) HTML
9 59 (35.12%) CSS
10 55 (32.74%) C#
11 53 (31.55%) SQL Server
12 50 (29.76%) RESTful
13 47 (27.98%) Finance
14 45 (26.79%) .NET
14 45 (26.79%) OO
15 41 (24.40%) jQuery
16 38 (22.62%) Problem-Solving
17 37 (22.02%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (22.02%) T-SQL
18 36 (21.43%) Scrum
19 35 (20.83%) ASP.NET
20 33 (19.64%) MVC
20 33 (19.64%) WCF
21 32 (19.05%) Software Engineering
22 31 (18.45%) JSON
23 29 (17.26%) Spring
24 28 (16.67%) QA
25 27 (16.07%) XSLT
25 27 (16.07%) Windows
26 25 (14.88%) Git (software)

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 24 (14.29%) IIS
2 12 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (6.55%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (5.95%) CMS
5 9 (5.36%) Confluence
5 9 (5.36%) nginx
6 7 (4.17%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.98%) concrete5
7 5 (2.98%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.19%) WordPress
9 1 (0.60%) Apache
9 1 (0.60%) Drupal
9 1 (0.60%) JBoss
9 1 (0.60%) Mule
9 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.60%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (4.17%) Magento
2 3 (1.79%) Exstream
2 3 (1.79%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.19%) Infor LN
3 2 (1.19%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.33%) Sage Pay
2 7 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.98%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.98%) npm
5 3 (1.79%) Force.com
6 2 (1.19%) GitHub
7 1 (0.60%) Boomi
7 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.60%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.14%) Internet
2 8 (4.76%) HTTP
3 5 (2.98%) DNS
4 3 (1.79%) Firewall
5 2 (1.19%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.60%) FTP
6 1 (0.60%) Network Security
6 1 (0.60%) SSL
6 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (31.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.31%) NoSQL
3 18 (10.71%) MySQL
4 14 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (5.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.57%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.57%) Redis
9 5 (2.98%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.38%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.38%) Big Data
10 4 (2.38%) Data Lake
10 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.38%) HBase
10 4 (2.38%) Impala
10 4 (2.38%) MOLAP
10 4 (2.38%) OLAP
10 4 (2.38%) ROLAP
10 4 (2.38%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (14.88%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 17 (10.12%) MSTest
4 17 (10.12%) NUnit
5 15 (8.93%) Visual Studio
6 12 (7.14%) SoapUI
7 11 (6.55%) JIRA
8 10 (5.95%) Selenium
9 8 (4.76%) JMeter
10 7 (4.17%) LoadRunner
10 7 (4.17%) Rational Performance Tester
11 6 (3.57%) JUnit
11 6 (3.57%) LoadUI
12 5 (2.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 5 (2.98%) Bower
12 5 (2.98%) Maven
12 5 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (2.98%) SpecFlow
12 5 (2.98%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (27.98%) Finance
2 7 (4.17%) Games
2 7 (4.17%) Marketing
3 5 (2.98%) Banking
4 4 (2.38%) Advertising
5 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 98 (58.33%) Developer
2 32 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 23 (13.69%) Software Engineer
4 18 (10.71%) .NET Software Engineer
4 18 (10.71%) C# Software Engineer
5 14 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.74%) .NET Developer
7 12 (7.14%) Architect
7 12 (7.14%) Tester
8 10 (5.95%) BizTalk Developer
8 10 (5.95%) PHP Developer
9 9 (5.36%) Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Java Engineer
10 8 (4.76%) Senior Tester
10 8 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.17%) Applications Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (73.81%) Web Services
2 90 (53.57%) XML
3 73 (43.45%) REST
4 68 (40.48%) HTML
5 59 (35.12%) CSS
6 50 (29.76%) RESTful
7 45 (26.79%) .NET
8 41 (24.40%) jQuery
9 35 (20.83%) ASP.NET
10 33 (19.64%) WCF
11 31 (18.45%) JSON
12 29 (17.26%) Spring
13 27 (16.07%) XSLT
14 19 (11.31%) WPF
15 18 (10.71%) XSD
16 17 (10.12%) LINQ
16 17 (10.12%) Silverlight
16 17 (10.12%) WF
17 13 (7.74%) HTML5
18 12 (7.14%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (8.93%) Mobile App
1 15 (8.93%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (7.14%) User Experience
3 8 (4.76%) DataPower
3 8 (4.76%) NHS
4 7 (4.17%) Smartphone
5 6 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.38%) Replication
6 4 (2.38%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.79%) EPoS
7 3 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.60%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.60%) Fintech
9 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.60%) Online Games
9 1 (0.60%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.07%) Windows
2 17 (10.12%) Linux
3 10 (5.95%) Unix
4 8 (4.76%) Android
4 8 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.57%) AIX
5 6 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (2.98%) CentOS
7 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (26.79%) OO
3 38 (22.62%) Problem-Solving
4 37 (22.02%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (21.43%) Scrum
6 33 (19.64%) MVC
7 32 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 21 (12.50%) UML
9 20 (11.90%) E-Commerce
9 20 (11.90%) Test Automation
9 20 (11.90%) Unit Testing
10 18 (10.71%) Service Delivery
11 17 (10.12%) DSDM
11 17 (10.12%) MVVM
11 17 (10.12%) RUP
11 17 (10.12%) TDD
11 17 (10.12%) Use Case
12 16 (9.52%) SDLC
12 16 (9.52%) Web Development
13 12 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (47.02%) JavaScript
2 78 (46.43%) Java
3 75 (44.64%) SQL
4 55 (32.74%) C#
5 37 (22.02%) T-SQL
6 20 (11.90%) PHP
6 20 (11.90%) PL/SQL
7 18 (10.71%) C++
8 17 (10.12%) Java 8
9 6 (3.57%) Kotlin
9 6 (3.57%) Scala
10 4 (2.38%) R
11 3 (1.79%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.79%) PHP 7
11 3 (1.79%) VB
11 3 (1.79%) VB6
11 3 (1.79%) XAML
12 2 (1.19%) ABAP
12 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (6.55%) Degree
2 5 (2.98%) ISEB
3 3 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.19%) MCSD
4 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) CCNA
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.60%) MCP
5 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.67%) QA
2 4 (2.38%) GDPR
2 4 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.33%) Docker
2 5 (2.98%) Varnish
3 4 (2.38%) Apache Flume
3 4 (2.38%) HDFS
4 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.60%) Firmware
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) Ansible
1 8 (4.76%) Kubernetes
1 8 (4.76%) Puppet
2 4 (2.38%) Oozie
3 1 (0.60%) cPanel
3 1 (0.60%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.12%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (9.52%) IBM
4 9 (5.36%) Oracle
4 9 (5.36%) Telerik
5 7 (4.17%) SAP
5 7 (4.17%) Zend
6 6 (3.57%) MuleSoft
7 5 (2.98%) PayPal
7 5 (2.98%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.98%) webMethods
8 4 (2.38%) Google
9 3 (1.79%) Adobe
9 3 (1.79%) HP
9 3 (1.79%) Perforce
9 3 (1.79%) Sage
9 3 (1.79%) Twitter
9 3 (1.79%) VMware
10 2 (1.19%) Infor
10 2 (1.19%) JD Edwards