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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 26 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 45 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.98% 4.07% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.90% 7.78% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 44 21 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
302 270 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.28% 52.33% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 255 261 216
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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 2 September 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
Burnley - 12 £40,000 -
Ormskirk - 4 £31,500 -
Skelmersdale - 4 £37,500 -
Preston -4 2 £35,000 +5.26% 2
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £20,500 -
Blackburn -2 1 £41,500 +18.57%
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 49 (84.48%) HTML
2 46 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 46 (79.31%) CSS
3 42 (72.41%) Web Services
4 38 (65.52%) C#
4 38 (65.52%) .NET
5 37 (63.79%) SQL
6 36 (62.07%) jQuery
7 35 (60.34%) XML
8 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
9 29 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 29 (50.00%) WCF
10 27 (46.55%) .NET Framework
10 27 (46.55%) MVC
11 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
12 22 (37.93%) T-SQL
13 18 (31.03%) HTML5
13 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (31.03%) REST
14 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (29.31%) PHP
15 16 (27.59%) Oracle
16 14 (24.14%) Mentoring
17 13 (22.41%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (20.69%) Parallel Computing
18 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
18 12 (20.69%) ADO.NET
18 12 (20.69%) XSL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (13.79%) ColdFusion
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.45%) CMS
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.72%) Drupal
5 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) SSL
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (29.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.62%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (6.90%) MySQL
5 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.45%) DB2
6 2 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Eclipse
2 8 (13.79%) PowerBuilder
2 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.62%) Subversion
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (6.90%) NUnit
4 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.90%) MSTest
4 4 (6.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (6.90%) Moq
5 3 (5.17%) MyEclipse
General
1 10 (17.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (91.38%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) Software Developer
3 15 (25.86%) Web Developer
4 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.62%) Software Support Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (84.48%) HTML
2 46 (79.31%) CSS
3 42 (72.41%) Web Services
4 38 (65.52%) .NET
5 36 (62.07%) jQuery
6 35 (60.34%) XML
7 29 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 29 (50.00%) WCF
8 27 (46.55%) .NET Framework
9 18 (31.03%) HTML5
9 18 (31.03%) REST
10 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (20.69%) XSL
11 12 (20.69%) ADO.NET
12 11 (18.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (17.24%) CSS3
13 10 (17.24%) Classic ASP
13 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (15.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (5.17%) W3C
3 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
1 5 (8.62%) Android
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) AIX
3 2 (3.45%) CentOS
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) MVC
2 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) Mentoring
4 12 (20.69%) Multithreading
4 12 (20.69%) Parallel Computing
4 12 (20.69%) Load Testing
4 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
5 10 (17.24%) Scrum
6 5 (8.62%) Web Development
6 5 (8.62%) UML
6 5 (8.62%) OO
6 5 (8.62%) Android Development
7 4 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (6.90%) Kanban
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.90%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) TDD
8 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (3.45%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 38 (65.52%) C#
3 37 (63.79%) SQL
4 22 (37.93%) T-SQL
5 17 (29.31%) PHP
6 11 (18.97%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.34%) Java
8 5 (8.62%) VB6
8 5 (8.62%) VB
9 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) MCP
2 3 (5.17%) MCSE
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.59%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) JBoss
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