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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 43 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.15% 0.38% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 0.77% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 9
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
118 261 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 33.91% 50.19% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 86 241 207
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016. 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
Accrington - 2 £50,000 -
Chorley - 1 £40,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (63.64%) REST
2 13 (59.09%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (50.00%) Web Services
3 11 (50.00%) WCF
4 10 (45.45%) WPF
4 10 (45.45%) Silverlight
4 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (45.45%) WinForms
4 10 (45.45%) MVC
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) OO
4 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
4 10 (45.45%) CSS
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) XML
6 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
6 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 8 (36.36%) Refactoring
7 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (31.82%) OOP
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 6 (27.27%) Mainframe
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
8 6 (27.27%) RESTful
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (22.73%) WebSphere
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) ColdFusion
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 5 (22.73%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (13.64%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (9.09%) RPG Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) REST
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) WCF
2 11 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (45.45%) CSS
3 10 (45.45%) HTML
3 10 (45.45%) Silverlight
3 10 (45.45%) WinForms
3 10 (45.45%) WPF
4 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 8 (36.36%) XML
5 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (27.27%) RESTful
7 5 (22.73%) Java EE
7 5 (22.73%) JSP
7 5 (22.73%) Servlets
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 4 (18.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 4 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (13.64%) iSeries
4 1 (4.55%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) MVC
1 10 (45.45%) OO
2 8 (36.36%) Refactoring
2 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
3 7 (31.82%) OOP
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) EAI
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Kanban
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) COBOL
4 5 (22.73%) REXX
5 2 (9.09%) RPG
5 2 (9.09%) RPG IV
6 1 (4.55%) OpenEdge ABL
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) IBM
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Progress
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