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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 21 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 54 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.82% 4.05% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.82% 7.72% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 51 22 11
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
303 298 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.72% 52.46% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 258 288 210
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
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 19 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 19 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 - 16 £40,000 -
Ormskirk - 5 £31,500 -
Preston +1 2 £35,000 +5.26% 3
Skelmersdale - 2 £37,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £30,000 - 1
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £21,000 -
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 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 58 (89.23%) HTML
2 56 (86.15%) JavaScript
3 55 (84.62%) CSS
4 44 (67.69%) XML
4 44 (67.69%) C#
4 44 (67.69%) .NET
5 43 (66.15%) SQL
6 42 (64.62%) Web Services
7 37 (56.92%) jQuery
8 35 (53.85%) WCF
8 35 (53.85%) SQL Server
9 34 (52.31%) ASP.NET
10 33 (50.77%) MVC
11 32 (49.23%) T-SQL
11 32 (49.23%) .NET Framework
12 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
14 21 (32.31%) PHP
15 20 (30.77%) E-Commerce
15 20 (30.77%) HTML5
16 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (29.23%) Mentoring
17 18 (27.69%) Enterprise Software
18 17 (26.15%) Parallel Computing
18 17 (26.15%) Multithreading
18 17 (26.15%) Load Testing
18 17 (26.15%) ADO.NET
18 17 (26.15%) XSL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 9 (13.85%) ColdFusion
2 6 (9.23%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.54%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.54%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) VPN
2 2 (3.08%) SSL
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (6.15%) MySQL
6 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.08%) DB2
6 2 (3.08%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) PowerBuilder
2 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.69%) Subversion
5 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.08%) MSTest
5 2 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (3.08%) Moq
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.08%) NUnit
General
1 15 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 25 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 20 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 6 (9.23%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Software Support Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.08%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.08%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (89.23%) HTML
2 55 (84.62%) CSS
3 44 (67.69%) .NET
3 44 (67.69%) XML
4 42 (64.62%) Web Services
5 37 (56.92%) jQuery
6 35 (53.85%) WCF
7 34 (52.31%) ASP.NET
8 32 (49.23%) .NET Framework
9 20 (30.77%) HTML5
10 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (26.15%) XSL
11 17 (26.15%) ADO.NET
12 16 (24.62%) REST
13 15 (23.08%) CSS3
13 15 (23.08%) Classic ASP
14 11 (16.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (15.38%) WPF
15 10 (15.38%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Android
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) UNIX
4 2 (3.08%) AIX
4 2 (3.08%) CentOS
4 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) MVC
2 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 19 (29.23%) Mentoring
5 17 (26.15%) Parallel Computing
5 17 (26.15%) Load Testing
5 17 (26.15%) Multithreading
6 8 (12.31%) Scrum
6 8 (12.31%) Web Development
7 5 (7.69%) Android Development
7 5 (7.69%) UML
8 4 (6.15%) OO
8 4 (6.15%) Migration
9 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (3.08%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (3.08%) Master Data Management
10 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.08%) Kanban
10 2 (3.08%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (86.15%) JavaScript
2 44 (67.69%) C#
3 43 (66.15%) SQL
4 32 (49.23%) T-SQL
5 21 (32.31%) PHP
6 8 (12.31%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.69%) VB6
7 5 (7.69%) VB
8 3 (4.62%) Java
9 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
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