Period
to 5 March 2021

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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 152 154 162
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -15
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 49 87 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.11% 1.41% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.88% 3.74% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48 104 91
Median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,875 £30,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -

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 1,702 2,329 2,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.44% 37.68% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,412 2,038 2,374
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 2021. 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 +11 22 £37,500 -25.00% 9
North Yorkshire +22 10 £31,250 -21.88% 2
South Yorkshire -17 10 £43,000 +1.18% 4
East Yorkshire 0 5 £41,750 -12.11%
SOAP
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, 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 27 (55.10%) REST
2 24 (48.98%) Azure
3 23 (46.94%) C#
4 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (42.86%) Web Services
6 20 (40.82%) Test Automation
7 17 (34.69%) DevOps
8 16 (32.65%) Selenium
9 15 (30.61%) .NET
10 14 (28.57%) MySQL
11 13 (26.53%) HTML
11 13 (26.53%) SQL
12 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
13 11 (22.45%) PHP
13 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
13 11 (22.45%) RESTful
14 10 (20.41%) QA
14 10 (20.41%) XML
14 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
14 10 (20.41%) CSS
14 10 (20.41%) SoapUI
15 9 (18.37%) BDD
15 9 (18.37%) Laravel
15 9 (18.37%) Docker
16 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
16 8 (16.33%) API Integration
16 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
16 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
17 7 (14.29%) Gherkin
17 7 (14.29%) Test Strategy

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe XD
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.98%) Azure
2 5 (10.20%) PaaS
3 4 (8.16%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (4.08%) Apigee
4 2 (4.08%) Power Automate
4 2 (4.08%) Power Platform
4 2 (4.08%) PowerApps
4 2 (4.08%) SaaS
5 1 (2.04%) AWS
5 1 (2.04%) Force.com
5 1 (2.04%) GCP
5 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) SMTP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) MySQL
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Selenium
2 10 (20.41%) SoapUI
3 7 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 6 (12.24%) PHPUnit
5 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.08%) IntelliJ
7 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (2.04%) Ant
8 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.04%) Postman
8 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (4.08%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) PHP Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Backend Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Backend Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Automation Tester
7 5 (10.20%) Test Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Tester
8 4 (8.16%) Azure Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) REST
2 21 (42.86%) Web Services
3 15 (30.61%) .NET
4 13 (26.53%) HTML
5 11 (22.45%) RESTful
6 10 (20.41%) CSS
6 10 (20.41%) XML
7 9 (18.37%) Laravel
8 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
9 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 7 (14.29%) Gherkin
10 6 (12.24%) Symfony
11 5 (10.20%) JSON
12 4 (8.16%) .NET Core
12 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (8.16%) Vue.js
13 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (6.12%) XSLT
14 2 (4.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Renewable Energy
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) Test Automation
3 17 (34.69%) DevOps
4 9 (18.37%) BDD
5 8 (16.33%) API Integration
5 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (14.29%) CRM
6 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 7 (14.29%) OO
6 7 (14.29%) Project Management
6 7 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 6 (12.24%) API Design
7 6 (12.24%) Innovative Thinking
7 6 (12.24%) MVC
7 6 (12.24%) OOP
7 6 (12.24%) SOA
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
7 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.20%) Data-Driven Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) C#
2 13 (26.53%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) PHP
4 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.20%) Java
6 3 (6.12%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) COBOL
7 2 (4.08%) Java 8
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.04%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (6.12%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) OutSystems
3 2 (4.08%) Sage
3 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.04%) SnapLogic
4 1 (2.04%) Xamarin