Period
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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 211 138 133
Rank change year-on-year -73 -5 +24
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 72 96 80
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.98% 1.80% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.97% 4.86% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 57 67 77
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,900 £31,700
25th Percentile £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.28% -14.00% +22.77%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £64,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 2,426 1,976 1,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.16% 37.08% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,648 1,606 1,620
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - +10.47%
75th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +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 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -34 66 £50,000 -4.76% 8
South Yorkshire -34 3 £55,000 +27.91% 2
North Yorkshire -23 1 £42,500 +54.55%
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 52 (72.22%) REST
2 34 (47.22%) Agile
3 30 (41.67%) Java
4 28 (38.89%) XML
5 26 (36.11%) C#
6 25 (34.72%) Python
6 25 (34.72%) BDD
7 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
8 22 (30.56%) Cucumber
9 21 (29.17%) .NET
10 20 (27.78%) SQL
11 19 (26.39%) Web Services
11 19 (26.39%) SpecFlow
11 19 (26.39%) DevOps
12 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
13 17 (23.61%) Gherkin
14 16 (22.22%) JSON
15 15 (20.83%) AWS
15 15 (20.83%) HTML
16 14 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (18.06%) JIRA
17 13 (18.06%) Docker
17 13 (18.06%) Social Skills
18 12 (16.67%) React
18 12 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
18 12 (16.67%) Azure
18 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
18 12 (16.67%) Scrum
18 12 (16.67%) 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 9 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Fuse
3 1 (1.39%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.39%) iTrent
2 1 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.83%) AWS
2 12 (16.67%) Azure
3 8 (11.11%) GitHub
4 7 (9.72%) Serverless
5 6 (8.33%) GCP
6 5 (6.94%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (4.17%) Force.com
8 2 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.78%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 2 (2.78%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 2 (2.78%) Azure Functions
9 1 (1.39%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 1 (1.39%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (1.39%) Azure Stack
9 1 (1.39%) BrowserStack
9 1 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (1.39%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.39%) PowerApps
9 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) HTTP
2 6 (8.33%) LAN
2 6 (8.33%) WAN
3 4 (5.56%) DVB
3 4 (5.56%) SAN
3 4 (5.56%) SNMP
4 2 (2.78%) Firewall
4 2 (2.78%) SMS
4 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.56%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.56%) Riak
4 3 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.17%) Tableau
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.39%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (30.56%) Cucumber
2 19 (26.39%) SpecFlow
3 13 (18.06%) JIRA
4 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 10 (13.89%) Jenkins
6 9 (12.50%) Maven
6 9 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 8 (11.11%) Postman
8 6 (8.33%) Selenium
9 5 (6.94%) SonarQube
9 5 (6.94%) Subversion
10 4 (5.56%) REST Assured
10 4 (5.56%) TestNG
10 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio Code
11 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
12 2 (2.78%) JMeter
12 2 (2.78%) Moq
12 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
13 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
13 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (18.06%) Social Skills
2 11 (15.28%) Finance
3 7 (9.72%) Games
4 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.94%) Banking
5 4 (5.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 3 (4.17%) Marketing
6 3 (4.17%) Public Sector
6 3 (4.17%) Retail
7 2 (2.78%) Advertising
7 2 (2.78%) Local Government
8 1 (1.39%) German Language
8 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.39%) Polish Language
8 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) Test Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) Consultant
3 7 (9.72%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (9.72%) Technical Developer
4 6 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Tester
6 4 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Product Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Salesforce Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Technical Assurance Specialist
6 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (72.22%) REST
2 28 (38.89%) XML
3 21 (29.17%) .NET
4 19 (26.39%) Web Services
5 17 (23.61%) Gherkin
6 16 (22.22%) JSON
7 15 (20.83%) HTML
8 12 (16.67%) React
9 11 (15.28%) XSLT
10 10 (13.89%) CSS
11 8 (11.11%) Node.js
12 7 (9.72%) EDI
13 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
13 6 (8.33%) RESTful
14 5 (6.94%) FHIR
14 5 (6.94%) HTML5
14 5 (6.94%) jQuery
14 5 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (5.56%) Spring
15 4 (5.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Public Cloud
2 6 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.56%) MPEG
4 4 (5.56%) NHS
4 4 (5.56%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (5.56%) Video\Live Streaming
5 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.17%) Social Media
6 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.78%) Robotics
7 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Windows
3 6 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 6 (8.33%) Unix
4 2 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Agile
2 25 (34.72%) BDD
3 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
4 19 (26.39%) DevOps
5 12 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (16.67%) Scrum
6 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.89%) Full Stack Development
8 9 (12.50%) Data Integration
9 8 (11.11%) ERP
10 6 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
10 6 (8.33%) CI/CD
10 6 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.33%) Open Source
10 6 (8.33%) Project Management
10 6 (8.33%) TDD
11 5 (6.94%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (6.94%) Project Delivery
11 5 (6.94%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.67%) Java
2 26 (36.11%) C#
3 25 (34.72%) Python
4 20 (27.78%) SQL
5 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.28%) PHP
7 7 (9.72%) XPath
8 6 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (8.33%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.56%) Apex Code
10 3 (4.17%) C
11 2 (2.78%) Bash
11 2 (2.78%) Jython
11 2 (2.78%) Perl
11 2 (2.78%) VB
12 1 (1.39%) C++
12 1 (1.39%) R
12 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 7 (9.72%) Degree
3 5 (6.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.56%) AWS Certification
4 4 (5.56%) DBS Check
4 4 (5.56%) ISEB
4 4 (5.56%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.39%) APMP
5 1 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) Accessibility
1 5 (6.94%) HL7
2 4 (5.56%) ISO 9000
3 3 (4.17%) QA
4 2 (2.78%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (2.78%) NCSC
4 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.56%) Terraform
3 2 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
1 10 (13.89%) SAP
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.72%) Sage
4 5 (6.94%) Google
5 4 (5.56%) LexisNexis
5 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.17%) Cadence
6 3 (4.17%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.78%) Micro Focus
7 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.78%) VMware