Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 117 152
Rank change year-on-year +16 +35 -37
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 256 272 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.63% 2.44% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.07% 6.72% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 222 249 230
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,125 £57,500 £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 3623 4048 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.25% 36.24% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3111 3608 4592
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,000 £59,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -13 170 £50,000 - 9
South Yorkshire +34 48 £45,000 +20.00% 3
North Yorkshire +10 18 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Yorkshire - 10 £35,000 -
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 185 (72.27%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (64.06%) Web Services
3 159 (62.11%) XML
4 141 (55.08%) SQL
5 121 (47.27%) Java
6 107 (41.80%) C#
7 90 (35.16%) JavaScript
8 88 (34.38%) REST
9 84 (32.81%) RESTful
10 78 (30.47%) .NET
11 76 (29.69%) Scrum
12 74 (28.91%) HTML
13 73 (28.52%) Finance
13 73 (28.52%) TDD
14 71 (27.73%) T-SQL
15 70 (27.34%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (26.95%) SQL Server
16 69 (26.95%) Git (software)
17 66 (25.78%) MVC
18 65 (25.39%) Software Engineering
19 64 (25.00%) CSS
20 62 (24.22%) Test Automation
21 59 (23.05%) OO
22 49 (19.14%) BDD
23 48 (18.75%) XSD
24 46 (17.97%) ASP.NET
24 46 (17.97%) jQuery
24 46 (17.97%) JSON
25 45 (17.58%) Spring
26 39 (15.23%) Linux

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 28 (10.94%) WebSphere
2 25 (9.77%) JBoss
3 22 (8.59%) Tomcat
4 14 (5.47%) Confluence
5 12 (4.69%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.52%) IIS
7 6 (2.34%) Apache
7 6 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.95%) Oracle 9iAS
8 5 (1.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.78%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.39%) CMS
11 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.39%) Kentico
11 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.91%) npm
3 7 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.95%) SaaS
5 3 (1.17%) Force.com
6 1 (0.39%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.17%) HTTP
2 2 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) FTP
3 1 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (26.95%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (8.59%) NoSQL
4 19 (7.42%) MySQL
5 11 (4.30%) Redis
6 10 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.34%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.56%) SQLite
10 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.39%) Adabas
11 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.39%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 69 (26.95%) Git (software)
2 36 (14.06%) Maven
3 31 (12.11%) Cucumber
4 27 (10.55%) FitNesse
4 27 (10.55%) Selenium
4 27 (10.55%) SpecFlow
4 27 (10.55%) Subversion
4 27 (10.55%) Visual Studio
5 24 (9.38%) MSTest
5 24 (9.38%) NUnit
5 24 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (8.20%) Jenkins
6 21 (8.20%) JUnit
7 18 (7.03%) tSQLt
8 17 (6.64%) JIRA
9 15 (5.86%) SoapUI
10 12 (4.69%) Ant
11 11 (4.30%) Mockito
12 10 (3.91%) Grunt
12 10 (3.91%) gulp
General
1 73 (28.52%) Finance
2 14 (5.47%) Banking
3 6 (2.34%) Games
4 5 (1.95%) Advertising
5 3 (1.17%) Electronics
5 3 (1.17%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 132 (51.56%) Developer
2 59 (23.05%) Java Developer
3 45 (17.58%) Senior Developer
4 40 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 29 (11.33%) Software Developer
6 28 (10.94%) C# Developer
6 28 (10.94%) Test Engineer
7 25 (9.77%) .NET Software Engineer
7 25 (9.77%) C# Software Engineer
8 22 (8.59%) SQL Developer
9 21 (8.20%) Agile Developer
10 19 (7.42%) Principal Engineer
10 19 (7.42%) Principal Test Engineer
10 19 (7.42%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (7.03%) .NET Developer
11 18 (7.03%) Agile C# Developer
11 18 (7.03%) Senior Agile Developer
11 18 (7.03%) Senior SQL Developer
12 16 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
13 15 (5.86%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (64.06%) Web Services
2 159 (62.11%) XML
3 88 (34.38%) REST
4 84 (32.81%) RESTful
5 78 (30.47%) .NET
6 74 (28.91%) HTML
7 64 (25.00%) CSS
8 48 (18.75%) XSD
9 46 (17.97%) ASP.NET
9 46 (17.97%) jQuery
9 46 (17.97%) JSON
10 45 (17.58%) Spring
11 38 (14.84%) WSDL
12 35 (13.67%) WCF
13 34 (13.28%) WPF
14 33 (12.89%) LINQ
15 32 (12.50%) XSLT
16 30 (11.72%) Hibernate
17 24 (9.38%) Silverlight
17 24 (9.38%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.16%) User Experience
2 21 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.47%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.73%) AS400
6 5 (1.95%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.56%) Fintech
7 4 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.17%) BYOD
8 3 (1.17%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.78%) iPad
9 2 (0.78%) iPhone
9 2 (0.78%) NHS
9 2 (0.78%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.78%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.78%) Social Media
10 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.39%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.23%) Linux
2 15 (5.86%) Windows
3 7 (2.73%) AIX
3 7 (2.73%) Android
3 7 (2.73%) Solaris
3 7 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (72.27%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (29.69%) Scrum
3 73 (28.52%) TDD
4 70 (27.34%) Continuous Integration
5 66 (25.78%) MVC
6 65 (25.39%) Software Engineering
7 62 (24.22%) Test Automation
8 59 (23.05%) OO
9 49 (19.14%) BDD
10 38 (14.84%) SOA
11 35 (13.67%) DSDM
11 35 (13.67%) UML
12 33 (12.89%) SDLC
13 26 (10.16%) Exploratory Testing
14 25 (9.77%) MVVM
14 25 (9.77%) Service Delivery
15 24 (9.38%) Performance Testing
15 24 (9.38%) RUP
15 24 (9.38%) Use Case
16 23 (8.98%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 141 (55.08%) SQL
2 121 (47.27%) Java
3 107 (41.80%) C#
4 90 (35.16%) JavaScript
5 71 (27.73%) T-SQL
6 28 (10.94%) PL/SQL
7 24 (9.38%) C++
7 24 (9.38%) PHP
8 8 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.13%) Python
9 7 (2.73%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.34%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.17%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.17%) Scala
11 3 (1.17%) VB
11 3 (1.17%) XPath
12 2 (0.78%) Ruby
13 1 (0.39%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.39%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (8.59%) Degree
2 17 (6.64%) ISEB
2 17 (6.64%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.73%) HL7
2 5 (1.95%) QA
3 3 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.78%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.78%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (3.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (4.30%) Puppet
2 6 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.39%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 30 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.86%) SAP
3 14 (5.47%) Oracle
4 10 (3.91%) Zend
5 6 (2.34%) IBM
6 5 (1.95%) BEA
7 4 (1.56%) HP
8 3 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.78%) Google
9 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.78%) webMethods
10 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.39%) Twitter
10 1 (0.39%) Xamarin