Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 110 136
Rank change year-on-year -59 +26 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 123 241 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.55% 2.45% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 6.56% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 97 213 219
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +13.10%
10th Percentile £29,900 £30,650 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £58,750 £58,000
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 3,016 3,674 4,008
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.12% 37.38% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,470 3,167 3,550
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,075 £60,000 £59,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -41 75 £45,000 -10.00% 23
South Yorkshire -14 30 £50,000 +11.11% 11
North Yorkshire -14 11 £37,500 - 3
East Yorkshire +6 4 £37,000 -4.52% 2
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 87 (70.73%) Web Services
2 70 (56.91%) XML
3 65 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (52.03%) JavaScript
5 59 (47.97%) SQL
6 55 (44.72%) HTML
7 53 (43.09%) C#
7 53 (43.09%) REST
8 50 (40.65%) .NET
9 47 (38.21%) Java
10 45 (36.59%) CSS
11 41 (33.33%) Scrum
11 41 (33.33%) jQuery
12 40 (32.52%) SQL Server
13 39 (31.71%) ASP.NET
14 37 (30.08%) Finance
15 36 (29.27%) WCF
16 35 (28.46%) RESTful
16 35 (28.46%) T-SQL
17 34 (27.64%) JSON
18 32 (26.02%) OO
19 30 (24.39%) IIS
19 30 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (22.76%) Windows
21 26 (21.14%) Git (software)
21 26 (21.14%) Software Engineering
22 25 (20.33%) QA
23 24 (19.51%) Problem-Solving
24 23 (18.70%) XSLT
25 22 (17.89%) MVC

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 30 (24.39%) IIS
2 15 (12.20%) Confluence
3 13 (10.57%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.88%) nginx
5 5 (4.07%) CMS
6 4 (3.25%) concrete5
6 4 (3.25%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.81%) Apache
8 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.81%) Mule
8 1 (0.81%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Magento
2 3 (2.44%) Exstream
2 3 (2.44%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.63%) Infor LN
3 2 (1.63%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.63%) Sage Pay
2 13 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.07%) npm
5 4 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.25%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.44%) Apigee
6 3 (2.44%) GitHub
6 3 (2.44%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (1.63%) Zapier
8 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.81%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.81%) IaaS
8 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.81%) PaaS
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) Internet
2 6 (4.88%) HTTP
3 4 (3.25%) DNS
3 4 (3.25%) HTTPS
3 4 (3.25%) SSL
4 2 (1.63%) FTP
4 2 (1.63%) SMTP
4 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (11.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.88%) MySQL
5 6 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.07%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.07%) Redis
7 4 (3.25%) Adabas
7 4 (3.25%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.81%) HBase
9 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (21.14%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.26%) Visual Studio
3 19 (15.45%) JIRA
3 19 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (13.01%) MSTest
4 16 (13.01%) NUnit
5 15 (12.20%) SoapUI
6 13 (10.57%) Jenkins
7 9 (7.32%) Cucumber
7 9 (7.32%) JMeter
7 9 (7.32%) Subversion
8 7 (5.69%) LoadRunner
8 7 (5.69%) Selenium
9 4 (3.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 4 (3.25%) Bower
9 4 (3.25%) Gatling
9 4 (3.25%) Maven
9 4 (3.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (3.25%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 10 (8.13%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Marketing
4 4 (3.25%) Games
4 4 (3.25%) Retail
5 3 (2.44%) Advertising
6 2 (1.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (56.10%) Developer
2 19 (15.45%) .NET Software Engineer
2 19 (15.45%) C# Software Engineer
2 19 (15.45%) Software Engineer
3 15 (12.20%) .NET Developer
4 12 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Applications Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Lead Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Tester
6 10 (8.13%) BizTalk Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Architect
7 9 (7.32%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) .NET Applications Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Backend Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.69%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Performance Tester
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Tester
10 5 (4.07%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (70.73%) Web Services
2 70 (56.91%) XML
3 55 (44.72%) HTML
4 53 (43.09%) REST
5 50 (40.65%) .NET
6 45 (36.59%) CSS
7 41 (33.33%) jQuery
8 39 (31.71%) ASP.NET
9 36 (29.27%) WCF
10 35 (28.46%) RESTful
11 34 (27.64%) JSON
12 23 (18.70%) XSLT
13 20 (16.26%) Spring
14 17 (13.82%) WPF
15 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (13.01%) LINQ
15 16 (13.01%) Silverlight
15 16 (13.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (13.01%) WF
16 14 (11.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.69%) DataPower
3 7 (5.69%) User Experience
4 6 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.25%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.63%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.63%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) EPoS
7 1 (0.81%) Online Games
7 1 (0.81%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.76%) Windows
2 11 (8.94%) Linux
3 8 (6.50%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.69%) Unix
5 4 (3.25%) CentOS
6 3 (2.44%) AIX
6 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Android
7 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.33%) Scrum
3 32 (26.02%) OO
4 30 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (21.14%) Software Engineering
6 24 (19.51%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (17.89%) MVC
8 18 (14.63%) SDLC
8 18 (14.63%) Service Delivery
9 17 (13.82%) MVVM
9 17 (13.82%) UML
9 17 (13.82%) Use Case
10 16 (13.01%) DSDM
10 16 (13.01%) RUP
11 15 (12.20%) E-Commerce
12 13 (10.57%) Unit Testing
13 12 (9.76%) Non-Functional Testing
14 11 (8.94%) Test Automation
15 10 (8.13%) OOD
15 10 (8.13%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (52.03%) JavaScript
2 59 (47.97%) SQL
3 53 (43.09%) C#
4 47 (38.21%) Java
5 35 (28.46%) T-SQL
6 19 (15.45%) PL/SQL
7 16 (13.01%) C++
8 12 (9.76%) Java 8
9 8 (6.50%) PHP
10 3 (2.44%) VB
10 3 (2.44%) VB6
11 2 (1.63%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.63%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (1.63%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.63%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.63%) XPath
12 1 (0.81%) RPG IV
12 1 (0.81%) SOQL
12 1 (0.81%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) ISEB
2 1 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.33%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) HL7
3 2 (1.63%) GDPR
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) Docker
2 4 (3.25%) Varnish
3 1 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) Ansible
1 7 (5.69%) Kubernetes
1 7 (5.69%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) CFEngine
2 1 (0.81%) cPanel
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (15.45%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (12.20%) IBM
3 14 (11.38%) Oracle
3 14 (11.38%) Telerik
4 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.88%) Perforce
5 6 (4.88%) Zend
6 5 (4.07%) MuleSoft
6 5 (4.07%) SAP
7 4 (3.25%) PayPal
7 4 (3.25%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.25%) webMethods
8 3 (2.44%) Adobe
8 3 (2.44%) Sage
9 2 (1.63%) Facebook
9 2 (1.63%) Google
9 2 (1.63%) Infor
9 2 (1.63%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.81%) Magma
10 1 (0.81%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud