Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 92 129
Rank change year-on-year -58 +37 +70
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 177 328 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.82% 3.05% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 7.47% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 145 255 250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +20.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 3,769 4,390 4,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.72% 40.88% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,264 3,834 3,991
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -34 122 £45,000 - 25
South Yorkshire -29 26 £45,000 - 8
North Yorkshire +14 15 £33,000 -8.97% 1
East Yorkshire +6 8 £37,000 +5.71% 5
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 114 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (62.15%) Web Services
3 103 (58.19%) XML
4 86 (48.59%) Java
4 86 (48.59%) SQL
5 82 (46.33%) JavaScript
6 66 (37.29%) HTML
6 66 (37.29%) REST
7 63 (35.59%) CSS
8 61 (34.46%) C#
9 56 (31.64%) RESTful
10 48 (27.12%) OO
10 48 (27.12%) Finance
11 41 (23.16%) .NET
12 37 (20.90%) T-SQL
13 36 (20.34%) Scrum
13 36 (20.34%) jQuery
14 35 (19.77%) SQL Server
15 34 (19.21%) MVC
15 34 (19.21%) Git (software)
16 33 (18.64%) Software Engineering
17 32 (18.08%) JSON
18 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET
19 30 (16.95%) Test Automation
20 28 (15.82%) PHP
21 27 (15.25%) XSD
21 27 (15.25%) TDD
22 26 (14.69%) UML
22 26 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
22 26 (14.69%) WCF

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 11 (6.21%) CMS
2 10 (5.65%) IIS
2 10 (5.65%) nginx
3 9 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.82%) concrete5
5 5 (2.82%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (2.26%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.69%) Confluence
8 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.13%) JBoss
9 1 (0.56%) Apache
9 1 (0.56%) Drupal
9 1 (0.56%) Mule
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) HipChat
1 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Magento
2 2 (1.13%) Infor LN
2 2 (1.13%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.13%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.56%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.95%) Sage Pay
2 6 (3.39%) Force.com
2 6 (3.39%) GitHub
2 6 (3.39%) npm
3 5 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.82%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.13%) SaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Boomi
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.95%) HTTP
2 5 (2.82%) DNS
3 4 (2.26%) Internet
4 3 (1.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.56%) FTP
5 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.56%) Network Security
5 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.56%) MySQL
2 24 (13.56%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.08%) CouchDB
3 9 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.08%) Redis
3 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.52%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.39%) Apache Hive
5 6 (3.39%) Big Data
5 6 (3.39%) Data Lake
5 6 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.39%) HBase
5 6 (3.39%) Impala
5 6 (3.39%) MOLAP
5 6 (3.39%) OLAP
5 6 (3.39%) ROLAP
5 6 (3.39%) Sqoop
6 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (19.21%) Git (software)
2 22 (12.43%) NUnit
3 21 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (11.30%) MSTest
5 19 (10.73%) Selenium
6 13 (7.34%) JIRA
6 13 (7.34%) LoadRunner
6 13 (7.34%) SoapUI
7 11 (6.21%) Jenkins
7 11 (6.21%) JMeter
8 8 (4.52%) Maven
8 8 (4.52%) SpecFlow
9 7 (3.95%) FitNesse
9 7 (3.95%) HP UFT
9 7 (3.95%) tSQLt
9 7 (3.95%) Visual Studio
10 6 (3.39%) Bower
10 6 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.39%) Rational Performance Tester
11 5 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 48 (27.12%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Games
2 7 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (1.69%) Advertising
3 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (54.24%) Developer
2 40 (22.60%) Java Developer
3 26 (14.69%) Software Engineer
4 20 (11.30%) .NET Software Engineer
4 20 (11.30%) C# Software Engineer
5 19 (10.73%) Senior Developer
6 18 (10.17%) Analyst
7 17 (9.60%) PHP Developer
8 12 (6.78%) Test Analyst
8 12 (6.78%) Test Engineer
9 11 (6.21%) C# Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Mobile Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.52%) .NET Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Architect
12 8 (4.52%) Principal Engineer
12 8 (4.52%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (4.52%) Tester
13 7 (3.95%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (62.15%) Web Services
2 103 (58.19%) XML
3 66 (37.29%) HTML
3 66 (37.29%) REST
4 63 (35.59%) CSS
5 56 (31.64%) RESTful
6 41 (23.16%) .NET
7 36 (20.34%) jQuery
8 32 (18.08%) JSON
9 31 (17.51%) ASP.NET
10 27 (15.25%) XSD
11 26 (14.69%) WCF
12 25 (14.12%) XSLT
13 24 (13.56%) Spring
14 22 (12.43%) WPF
15 21 (11.86%) LINQ
16 20 (11.30%) Silverlight
16 20 (11.30%) WF
17 17 (9.60%) HTML5
17 17 (9.60%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.73%) Mobile App
1 19 (10.73%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.04%) User Experience
4 14 (7.91%) NHS
5 7 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (3.39%) Replication
6 6 (3.39%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.39%) Taxonomies
7 5 (2.82%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.69%) EPoS
10 2 (1.13%) Fintech
11 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.56%) DataPower
11 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.56%) Online Games
11 1 (0.56%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.43%) Windows
2 18 (10.17%) Linux
3 12 (6.78%) Android
3 12 (6.78%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.08%) Unix
4 9 (5.08%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (2.82%) AIX
5 5 (2.82%) CentOS
6 3 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.12%) OO
3 36 (20.34%) Scrum
4 34 (19.21%) MVC
5 33 (18.64%) Software Engineering
6 30 (16.95%) Test Automation
7 27 (15.25%) TDD
8 26 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (14.69%) UML
9 21 (11.86%) MVVM
10 20 (11.30%) DSDM
10 20 (11.30%) RUP
10 20 (11.30%) Service Delivery
10 20 (11.30%) Use Case
11 19 (10.73%) Web Development
12 18 (10.17%) E-Commerce
13 16 (9.04%) BDD
13 16 (9.04%) Performance Testing
13 16 (9.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 86 (48.59%) Java
1 86 (48.59%) SQL
2 82 (46.33%) JavaScript
3 61 (34.46%) C#
4 37 (20.90%) T-SQL
5 28 (15.82%) PHP
6 23 (12.99%) PL/SQL
7 21 (11.86%) C++
8 12 (6.78%) Java 8
9 8 (4.52%) Scala
10 6 (3.39%) Apex Code
10 6 (3.39%) R
11 4 (2.26%) Kotlin
11 4 (2.26%) Ruby
12 3 (1.69%) PHP 7
12 3 (1.69%) VB
12 3 (1.69%) VB6
12 3 (1.69%) XAML
13 2 (1.13%) ABAP
13 2 (1.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (8.47%) Degree
2 12 (6.78%) ISTQB
3 9 (5.08%) ISEB
4 4 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.13%) MCSD
5 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) CCNA
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MCP
6 1 (0.56%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.65%) QA
2 4 (2.26%) GDPR
2 4 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.95%) Docker
2 6 (3.39%) Apache Flume
2 6 (3.39%) HDFS
3 5 (2.82%) Varnish
4 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.56%) Firmware
5 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) Oozie
2 4 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.13%) Puppet
4 1 (0.56%) Ansible
4 1 (0.56%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.21%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (4.52%) Google
3 8 (4.52%) HP
3 8 (4.52%) Oracle
4 7 (3.95%) IBM
5 6 (3.39%) SAP
5 6 (3.39%) Twitter
5 6 (3.39%) Zend
6 5 (2.82%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.82%) PayPal
6 5 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.26%) webMethods
8 3 (1.69%) Perforce
8 3 (1.69%) VMware
9 2 (1.13%) hybris
9 2 (1.13%) Infor
9 2 (1.13%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.13%) Sage
9 2 (1.13%) Telerik