The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 48 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 5 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.16% 3.00% 3.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 6.17% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 9
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
SOAP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
181 227 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.90% 48.71% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 159 207 238
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Lancashire region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Lancashire

SOAP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 2 £35,000 - 4
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Blackpool -8 1 £40,000 +50.94% 1
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) WCF
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) XML
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (53.85%) REST
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 5 (38.46%) OO
7 5 (38.46%) jQuery
8 4 (30.77%) UML
8 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
8 4 (30.77%) Finance
8 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) Ajax
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 3 (23.08%) Linux
9 3 (23.08%) Apache
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (23.08%) HTML5
10 2 (15.38%) Scrum

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) JasperReports
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) CruiseControl
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Ant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (15.38%) Programmer
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) WCF
4 7 (53.85%) XML
4 7 (53.85%) REST
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
8 1 (7.69%) Yii
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (7.69%) Symfony
8 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (7.69%) CakePHP
8 1 (7.69%) XSL
8 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) WFM
4 2 (15.38%) Product Management
4 2 (15.38%) B2B
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) OOD
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) VB6
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Zend
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