The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 44 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 16 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.46% 2.81% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.77% 5.60% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £42,800 £51,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
206 250 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.59% 50.10% 52.85%
Number of salaries quoted 169 241 236
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram 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 10 July 2014. 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
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £21,000 -
Skelmersdale - 3 £37,500 - 1
Burnley - 2 £28,250 - 1
Preston -1 1 £35,000 +5.26% 2
Blackburn -1 1 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 25 (80.65%) Web Services
3 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
4 22 (70.97%) jQuery
5 21 (67.74%) C#
5 21 (67.74%) .NET
6 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
6 20 (64.52%) CSS
7 19 (61.29%) XML
8 18 (58.06%) SQL
9 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
10 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
11 14 (45.16%) Oracle
11 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
12 13 (41.94%) WCF
13 12 (38.71%) MVC
13 12 (38.71%) REST
14 9 (29.03%) Scrum
14 9 (29.03%) PHP
14 9 (29.03%) Degree
14 9 (29.03%) HTML5
15 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
16 7 (22.58%) UML
16 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
16 7 (22.58%) Web Development
16 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
17 6 (19.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) ColdFusion
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.23%) Drupal
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) osCommerce
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.45%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (6.45%) DB2
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
3 4 (12.90%) PowerBuilder
3 4 (12.90%) NUnit
3 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.90%) MSTest
3 4 (12.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (12.90%) Moq
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (9.68%) MyEclipse
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Software Developer
3 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
5 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 25 (80.65%) Web Services
3 22 (70.97%) jQuery
4 21 (67.74%) .NET
5 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET
5 20 (64.52%) CSS
6 19 (61.29%) XML
7 14 (45.16%) .NET Framework
8 13 (41.94%) WCF
9 12 (38.71%) REST
10 9 (29.03%) HTML5
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (19.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (19.35%) WinForms
13 5 (16.13%) RESTful
13 5 (16.13%) WPF
13 5 (16.13%) Silverlight
14 4 (12.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.90%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (9.68%) W3C
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) CentOS
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) MVC
2 9 (29.03%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) UML
4 7 (22.58%) Web Development
5 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (16.13%) OO
5 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (12.90%) Kanban
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) SOA
8 2 (6.45%) SEO
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) OOP
8 2 (6.45%) Data Management
8 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.45%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 21 (67.74%) C#
3 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) PHP
5 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
6 6 (19.35%) Java
7 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
8 2 (6.45%) COBOL
8 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.23%) VB
9 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) MCP
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
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