Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 147 130 179
Rank change year-on-year -17 +49 -32
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 120 35 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.77% 1.24% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.38% 2.85% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 86 31 102
10th Percentile £31,125 £27,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £34,625 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% -7.78%
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,375 £52,188
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 2,231 1,228 2,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 32.86% 43.35% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,716 1,108 2,033
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.30%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% +4.76%

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 -34 88 £45,000 - 17
South Yorkshire -28 16 £43,000 -27.73% 4
North Yorkshire -4 8 £46,250 +60.87% 2
East Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 - 2
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 83 (69.17%) Web Services
2 81 (67.50%) REST
3 58 (48.33%) XML
3 58 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (46.67%) Java
5 54 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 45 (37.50%) ERP
7 44 (36.67%) XSLT
8 42 (35.00%) .NET
8 42 (35.00%) XPath
9 40 (33.33%) EDI
10 34 (28.33%) Azure
11 32 (26.67%) SAP
11 32 (26.67%) PHP
12 31 (25.83%) SQL
12 31 (25.83%) Social Skills
13 30 (25.00%) C#
14 27 (22.50%) JavaScript
14 27 (22.50%) Sage
14 27 (22.50%) SAP Business One
15 23 (19.17%) DevOps
16 22 (18.33%) JSON
17 21 (17.50%) RESTful
18 19 (15.83%) Test Automation
19 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
19 18 (15.00%) Back Office
20 17 (14.17%) AngularJS
21 15 (12.50%) Visual Studio
22 14 (11.67%) CSS
22 14 (11.67%) HTML

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 (3.33%) Apache
1 4 (3.33%) Apache Solr
1 4 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 27 (22.50%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.83%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.83%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 34 (28.33%) Azure
2 12 (10.00%) AWS
3 5 (4.17%) Azure Logic Apps
3 5 (4.17%) Azure Service Bus
3 5 (4.17%) Force.com
3 5 (4.17%) Serverless
4 4 (3.33%) Azure App Service
4 4 (3.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 4 (3.33%) Azure Functions
4 4 (3.33%) Azure Machine Learning
4 4 (3.33%) Azure Service Fabric
4 4 (3.33%) Azure Storage
4 4 (3.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 4 (3.33%) PaaS
4 4 (3.33%) SaaS
5 2 (1.67%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 2 (1.67%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.83%) GCP
6 1 (0.83%) GitHub
6 1 (0.83%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (1.67%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.67%) Telnet
2 2 (1.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.83%) CTI
3 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.83%) MySQL
3 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.17%) Tableau
4 4 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (3.33%) Data Lake
4 4 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.33%) Geospatial Data
4 4 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.67%) DB2
6 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.83%) Eclipse
2 13 (10.83%) Postman
3 12 (10.00%) Selenium
3 12 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 10 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.50%) JIRA
6 7 (5.83%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.83%) PHPUnit
6 7 (5.83%) WebDriver
7 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio Code
8 4 (3.33%) IntelliJ
8 4 (3.33%) JMeter
8 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.50%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.50%) MSTest
9 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.67%) Cypress.io
10 2 (1.67%) Gatling
10 2 (1.67%) NeoLoad
General
1 31 (25.83%) Social Skills
2 18 (15.00%) Back Office
3 10 (8.33%) Influencing Skills
4 9 (7.50%) Games
5 5 (4.17%) Retail
6 4 (3.33%) Automotive
6 4 (3.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 4 (3.33%) Legal
7 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.50%) Finance
8 2 (1.67%) Local Government
9 1 (0.83%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.83%) Law
9 1 (0.83%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.83%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.83%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 61 (50.83%) Developer
2 32 (26.67%) Consultant
3 20 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 16 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Technical Consultant
5 11 (9.17%) Technical Developer
6 9 (7.50%) PHP Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Support Consultant
7 8 (6.67%) Analyst
7 8 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Backend Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Senior Backend Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Tester
10 5 (4.17%) Architect
10 5 (4.17%) Integration Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Salesforce Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Senior Integration Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) Azure Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (69.17%) Web Services
2 81 (67.50%) REST
3 58 (48.33%) XML
4 44 (36.67%) XSLT
5 42 (35.00%) .NET
6 40 (33.33%) EDI
7 22 (18.33%) JSON
8 21 (17.50%) RESTful
9 17 (14.17%) AngularJS
10 14 (11.67%) CSS
10 14 (11.67%) HTML
11 13 (10.83%) Spring
12 9 (7.50%) Laravel
13 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET
13 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (6.67%) Gherkin
14 7 (5.83%) .NET Framework
14 7 (5.83%) jQuery
14 7 (5.83%) Symfony
15 6 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.33%) DataPower
2 4 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (3.33%) Social Network
3 3 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.50%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.67%) Legacy Systems
4 2 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.00%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) Linux
3 4 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (37.50%) ERP
3 23 (19.17%) DevOps
4 19 (15.83%) Test Automation
5 12 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (10.00%) Microservices
5 12 (10.00%) MVC
6 10 (8.33%) SOA
7 9 (7.50%) API Development
7 9 (7.50%) BDD
7 9 (7.50%) OO
7 9 (7.50%) OOP
8 8 (6.67%) IT Strategy
8 8 (6.67%) Scrum
8 8 (6.67%) Web Development
9 7 (5.83%) Front End Development
9 7 (5.83%) Innovative Thinking
9 7 (5.83%) Project Management
9 7 (5.83%) Scenario Testing
9 7 (5.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 56 (46.67%) Java
2 42 (35.00%) XPath
3 32 (26.67%) PHP
4 31 (25.83%) SQL
5 30 (25.00%) C#
6 27 (22.50%) JavaScript
7 12 (10.00%) Python
8 8 (6.67%) Java 8
9 5 (4.17%) Apex Code
10 3 (2.50%) C++
10 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.50%) VB
11 2 (1.67%) C
12 1 (0.83%) Java 11
12 1 (0.83%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) Accessibility
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.67%) Grafana
2 2 (1.67%) nmon
3 1 (0.83%) Ansible
3 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (26.67%) SAP
2 27 (22.50%) Sage
3 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (4.17%) Oracle
6 4 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.33%) Databricks
6 4 (3.33%) IBM
6 4 (3.33%) MuleSoft
6 4 (3.33%) Pega
7 3 (2.50%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.67%) Citrix
8 2 (1.67%) F5
8 2 (1.67%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.67%) Splunk
9 1 (0.83%) ANSYS
9 1 (0.83%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.83%) Magma