Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 156 168 128
Rank change year-on-year +12 -40 +20
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 88 124 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.45% 1.67% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.96% 4.41% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80 96 188
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,125 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £59,125
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,224 2,809 3,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 36.64% 37.88% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,935 2,310 3,228
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,100 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +19 55 £42,500 -5.56% 20
South Yorkshire +7 20 £40,000 -20.00% 5
North Yorkshire +13 11 £40,000 +6.67% 5
East Yorkshire +11 2 £47,500 +29.25% 2
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 45 (51.14%) SQL
2 40 (45.45%) .NET
2 40 (45.45%) REST
3 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (35.23%) Java
4 31 (35.23%) Web Services
5 28 (31.82%) C#
6 25 (28.41%) Test Automation
7 22 (25.00%) MVC
8 21 (23.86%) Scrum
8 21 (23.86%) Azure
9 20 (22.73%) JSON
9 20 (22.73%) TDD
10 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
11 18 (20.45%) XML
12 16 (18.18%) PHP
12 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 16 (18.18%) SOA
12 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 16 (18.18%) Selenium
12 16 (18.18%) SoapUI
13 15 (17.05%) JUnit
14 14 (15.91%) MySQL
14 14 (15.91%) Finance
14 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
15 13 (14.77%) AWS
15 13 (14.77%) OO
16 12 (13.64%) HTML
16 12 (13.64%) Cucumber
17 11 (12.50%) RESTful

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 9 (10.23%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.27%) Confluence
2 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.14%) Drupal
3 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.14%) InDesign
2 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.14%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.86%) Azure
2 13 (14.77%) AWS
3 5 (5.68%) Power Platform
4 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.55%) GitHub
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.14%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Firewall
1 2 (2.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.91%) MySQL
3 9 (10.23%) Redis
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.68%) Power BI
5 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.41%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.27%) Big Data
7 2 (2.27%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Selenium
1 16 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 15 (17.05%) JUnit
3 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
4 12 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 9 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (10.23%) TestNG
6 6 (6.82%) JIRA
6 6 (6.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (5.68%) Subversion
8 4 (4.55%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.41%) Postman
9 3 (3.41%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.27%) Appium
10 2 (2.27%) Calabash
11 1 (1.14%) DbUnit
11 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.14%) jMock
11 1 (1.14%) MSTest
11 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Marketing
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Advertising
4 1 (1.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 49 (55.68%) Developer
2 21 (23.86%) .NET Developer
3 19 (21.59%) Tester
4 14 (15.91%) Automation Tester
5 13 (14.77%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.23%) C# Developer
7 9 (10.23%) SQL Developer
8 8 (9.09%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Azure Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior SQL Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Android Developer
10 5 (5.68%) MySQL Developer
10 5 (5.68%) PHP Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (45.45%) .NET
1 40 (45.45%) REST
2 31 (35.23%) Web Services
3 20 (22.73%) JSON
4 18 (20.45%) XML
5 12 (13.64%) HTML
6 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 11 (12.50%) CSS
6 11 (12.50%) RESTful
7 10 (11.36%) gRPC
8 9 (10.23%) LAMP
9 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (9.09%) WCF
10 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.95%) Hibernate
10 7 (7.95%) Spring
11 6 (6.82%) jQuery
12 5 (5.68%) .NET Core
13 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
13 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.55%) Video\Live Streaming
3 3 (3.41%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) iSeries
4 2 (2.27%) TRADACOMS
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.14%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Android
2 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.68%) Windows
3 3 (3.41%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.41%) Test Automation
3 22 (25.00%) MVC
4 21 (23.86%) Scrum
5 20 (22.73%) TDD
6 16 (18.18%) SOA
6 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 13 (14.77%) OO
8 11 (12.50%) OOP
9 10 (11.36%) BDD
9 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.36%) SOLID
10 9 (10.23%) Kanban
10 9 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (10.23%) Software Testing
11 8 (9.09%) SDLC
12 7 (7.95%) API Development
12 7 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (6.82%) Coaching
13 6 (6.82%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.14%) SQL
2 31 (35.23%) Java
3 28 (31.82%) C#
4 19 (21.59%) JavaScript
5 16 (18.18%) PHP
6 10 (11.36%) Go
7 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.68%) Apple Swift
8 5 (5.68%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.27%) ABAP
10 2 (2.27%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.27%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (2.27%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.27%) BeanShell
10 2 (2.27%) C
11 1 (1.14%) C++
11 1 (1.14%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
1 2 (2.27%) ISEB
1 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) IBM
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle
2 4 (4.55%) SAP
3 2 (2.27%) Okta
3 2 (2.27%) PayPal
3 2 (2.27%) Perforce
3 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.27%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.27%) Sun
3 2 (2.27%) Sybase
3 2 (2.27%) Tableau
3 2 (2.27%) Unisys
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe
4 1 (1.14%) Apple
4 1 (1.14%) Google
4 1 (1.14%) Workday
4 1 (1.14%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.14%) Zend