Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 118 143
Rank change year-on-year -29 +25 +60
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 182 274 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.75% 2.56% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.51% 6.33% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 157 231 255
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,950 £26,750 £27,800
90th Percentile £60,500 £58,750 £60,750
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 4,032 4,332 4,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.84% 40.49% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,587 3,836 4,158
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -57 119 £50,000 +9.89% 26
North Yorkshire +28 25 £37,500 -6.25% 2
South Yorkshire -13 18 £45,000 - 7
East Yorkshire -2 5 £40,000 -11.11% 3
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 136 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (58.79%) Web Services
3 98 (53.85%) XML
4 92 (50.55%) SQL
5 91 (50.00%) Java
6 74 (40.66%) JavaScript
7 73 (40.11%) C#
8 70 (38.46%) REST
9 59 (32.42%) HTML
10 53 (29.12%) OO
10 53 (29.12%) Scrum
11 51 (28.02%) CSS
11 51 (28.02%) Software Engineering
12 49 (26.92%) RESTful
13 47 (25.82%) .NET
13 47 (25.82%) Finance
14 42 (23.08%) T-SQL
15 40 (21.98%) Test Automation
16 39 (21.43%) Git (software)
16 39 (21.43%) MVC
17 38 (20.88%) XSD
18 36 (19.78%) UML
19 33 (18.13%) WCF
19 33 (18.13%) jQuery
20 30 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
20 30 (16.48%) WPF
20 30 (16.48%) SQL Server
21 29 (15.93%) JSON
22 28 (15.38%) TDD
23 26 (14.29%) ASP.NET

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 (4.95%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.40%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.30%) Oracle 9iAS
4 6 (3.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.20%) nginx
6 3 (1.65%) CMS
7 2 (1.10%) Confluence
7 2 (1.10%) JBoss
8 1 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.55%) IIS
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.14%) Force.com
2 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.20%) GitHub
4 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.55%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.55%) FTP
1 1 (0.55%) HTTP
1 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.44%) NoSQL
3 15 (8.24%) MySQL
4 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.85%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.30%) Apache Hive
6 6 (3.30%) Big Data
6 6 (3.30%) Data Lake
6 6 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.30%) HBase
6 6 (3.30%) Impala
6 6 (3.30%) MOLAP
6 6 (3.30%) OLAP
6 6 (3.30%) ROLAP
6 6 (3.30%) Sqoop
7 4 (2.20%) CouchDB
7 4 (2.20%) Redis
8 3 (1.65%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.10%) Adabas
9 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 39 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.19%) NUnit
3 22 (12.09%) Selenium
4 21 (11.54%) MSTest
5 16 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 14 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 13 (7.14%) SoapUI
8 11 (6.04%) JIRA
8 11 (6.04%) SpecFlow
9 10 (5.49%) FitNesse
9 10 (5.49%) Jenkins
10 9 (4.95%) JMeter
11 8 (4.40%) Maven
12 7 (3.85%) JUnit
12 7 (3.85%) LoadRunner
12 7 (3.85%) tSQLt
13 6 (3.30%) HP UFT
13 6 (3.30%) Subversion
14 5 (2.75%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (25.82%) Finance
2 3 (1.65%) Marketing
2 3 (1.65%) Retail
3 2 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (0.55%) Automotive
4 1 (0.55%) Legal
4 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (56.04%) Developer
2 40 (21.98%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.74%) Software Engineer
4 24 (13.19%) C# Developer
5 22 (12.09%) .NET Software Engineer
5 22 (12.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 22 (12.09%) Senior Developer
6 18 (9.89%) Analyst
7 15 (8.24%) Software Developer
7 15 (8.24%) Test Engineer
8 14 (7.69%) PHP Developer
9 13 (7.14%) .NET Developer
10 11 (6.04%) Architect
10 11 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (6.04%) Mobile Developer
10 11 (6.04%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (6.04%) Test Analyst
11 10 (5.49%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.49%) Senior Software Developer
11 10 (5.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (58.79%) Web Services
2 98 (53.85%) XML
3 70 (38.46%) REST
4 59 (32.42%) HTML
5 51 (28.02%) CSS
6 49 (26.92%) RESTful
7 47 (25.82%) .NET
8 38 (20.88%) XSD
9 33 (18.13%) jQuery
9 33 (18.13%) WCF
10 30 (16.48%) WPF
11 29 (15.93%) JSON
12 26 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 23 (12.64%) XSLT
14 22 (12.09%) LINQ
15 21 (11.54%) Silverlight
15 21 (11.54%) WF
16 16 (8.79%) Spring
17 12 (6.59%) WSDL
18 11 (6.04%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.74%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.24%) User Experience
3 14 (7.69%) NHS
4 13 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.04%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (5.49%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.30%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (3.30%) Replication
7 6 (3.30%) Taxonomies
8 5 (2.75%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.10%) AS400
9 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.55%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.55%) DataPower
10 1 (0.55%) Fintech
10 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.55%) TRADACOMS
10 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.14%) Android
2 12 (6.59%) Linux
3 11 (6.04%) Apple iOS
3 11 (6.04%) Windows
4 7 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.65%) Unix
6 2 (1.10%) AIX
6 2 (1.10%) Solaris
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (29.12%) OO
2 53 (29.12%) Scrum
3 51 (28.02%) Software Engineering
4 40 (21.98%) Test Automation
5 39 (21.43%) MVC
6 36 (19.78%) UML
7 30 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (15.38%) TDD
9 23 (12.64%) MVVM
9 23 (12.64%) SDLC
10 22 (12.09%) Service Delivery
11 21 (11.54%) DSDM
11 21 (11.54%) RUP
11 21 (11.54%) Use Case
12 20 (10.99%) BDD
12 20 (10.99%) SOA
13 18 (9.89%) Unit Testing
14 15 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (8.24%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 92 (50.55%) SQL
2 91 (50.00%) Java
3 74 (40.66%) JavaScript
4 73 (40.11%) C#
5 42 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 24 (13.19%) PHP
7 22 (12.09%) C++
8 21 (11.54%) PL/SQL
9 13 (7.14%) Apex Code
10 10 (5.49%) Ruby
11 8 (4.40%) Java 8
12 7 (3.85%) Scala
13 6 (3.30%) R
14 4 (2.20%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.65%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.65%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.10%) Natural
17 1 (0.55%) ActionScript 2.0
17 1 (0.55%) Groovy
17 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (6.04%) Degree
2 10 (5.49%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.30%) ISEB
4 4 (2.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.55%) MCSD
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.30%) HL7
2 4 (2.20%) QA
3 3 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.10%) GDPR
5 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (3.30%) Apache Flume
1 6 (3.30%) HDFS
2 4 (2.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.30%) Oozie
2 4 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.10%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) Ansible
4 1 (0.55%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.55%) Nagios
4 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (8.24%) Google
2 13 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (6.04%) SAP
4 10 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.49%) Oracle
5 9 (4.95%) Twitter
6 7 (3.85%) HP
6 7 (3.85%) IBM
7 6 (3.30%) BEA
8 5 (2.75%) webMethods
9 4 (2.20%) Perforce
10 3 (1.65%) Apple
11 2 (1.10%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.55%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.55%) Zend