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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 39 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 23 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.91% 3.73% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.18% 7.56% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 10
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 £21,050 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £51,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
226 238 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.29% 49.38% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 189 230 236
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,700 £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 28 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 28 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
Burnley - 4 £37,500 -
Skelmersdale - 4 £37,500 -
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £21,000 -
Ormskirk - 2 £31,500 - 1
Blackburn +1 1 £41,500 +18.57% 2
Preston -6 1 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 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 32 (86.49%) HTML
2 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
2 29 (78.38%) Web Services
3 27 (72.97%) CSS
4 26 (70.27%) jQuery
5 25 (67.57%) C#
5 25 (67.57%) .NET
6 23 (62.16%) SQL
6 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
7 22 (59.46%) XML
8 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
9 18 (48.65%) WCF
9 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
10 17 (45.95%) MVC
10 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
11 15 (40.54%) Oracle
11 15 (40.54%) REST
12 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (27.03%) HTML5
13 10 (27.03%) PHP
13 10 (27.03%) Scrum
14 9 (24.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (21.62%) WinForms
15 8 (21.62%) Degree
15 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
16 7 (18.92%) VB.NET

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 6 (16.22%) ColdFusion
2 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) osCommerce
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.51%) MySQL
4 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
5 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.41%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.41%) DB2
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
4 4 (10.81%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (10.81%) Moq
4 4 (10.81%) MSTest
4 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
4 4 (10.81%) NUnit
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (8.11%) MyEclipse
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Software Developer
3 8 (21.62%) .NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Software Development Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) HTML
2 29 (78.38%) Web Services
3 27 (72.97%) CSS
4 26 (70.27%) jQuery
5 25 (67.57%) .NET
6 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
7 22 (59.46%) XML
8 18 (48.65%) WCF
8 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
9 15 (40.54%) REST
10 10 (27.03%) HTML5
11 9 (24.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (21.62%) WinForms
13 7 (18.92%) WPF
13 7 (18.92%) Silverlight
13 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (13.51%) RESTful
15 4 (10.81%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.81%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (8.11%) W3C
4 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) CentOS
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
2 2 (5.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) MVC
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.03%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) Web Development
4 6 (16.22%) UML
5 5 (13.51%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (10.81%) Parallel Computing
6 4 (10.81%) Kanban
6 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
6 4 (10.81%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
7 2 (5.41%) Product Management
7 2 (5.41%) Master Data Management
7 2 (5.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
2 25 (67.57%) C#
3 23 (62.16%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) PHP
5 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
6 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
6 6 (16.22%) Java
7 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.41%) COBOL
9 1 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MCP
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago