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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 24 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 45 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.45% 2.55% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.61% 4.93% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 43 13 6
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
271 284 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 56.93% 51.64% 48.22%
Number of salaries quoted 240 271 198
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,550 £42,500
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 - 14 £40,000 -
Preston -2 6 £36,750 +13.07% 8
Ormskirk - 3 £31,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £30,000 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 60 (90.91%) HTML
1 60 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 58 (87.88%) CSS
3 47 (71.21%) XML
4 45 (68.18%) .NET
4 45 (68.18%) C#
4 45 (68.18%) SQL
5 44 (66.67%) Web Services
6 37 (56.06%) WCF
6 37 (56.06%) jQuery
7 36 (54.55%) SQL Server
8 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET
9 32 (48.48%) T-SQL
9 32 (48.48%) MVC
9 32 (48.48%) .NET Framework
10 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
11 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (31.82%) HTML5
13 21 (31.82%) PHP
14 20 (30.30%) E-Commerce
14 20 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (28.79%) Mentoring
16 18 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
17 17 (25.76%) Parallel Computing
17 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (25.76%) Multithreading
17 17 (25.76%) Load Testing
17 17 (25.76%) XSL
17 17 (25.76%) ADO.NET

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (13.64%) ColdFusion
2 6 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) WordPress
4 1 (1.52%) Drupal
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) VPN
2 2 (3.03%) SSL
2 2 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (30.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.58%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.06%) MySQL
6 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.03%) DB2
7 2 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.64%) PowerBuilder
3 7 (10.61%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.58%) Subversion
General
1 15 (22.73%) Retail
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (90.91%) Developer
2 26 (39.39%) Software Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Web Developer
4 8 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Software Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (90.91%) HTML
2 58 (87.88%) CSS
3 47 (71.21%) XML
4 45 (68.18%) .NET
5 44 (66.67%) Web Services
6 37 (56.06%) WCF
6 37 (56.06%) jQuery
7 35 (53.03%) ASP.NET
8 32 (48.48%) .NET Framework
9 21 (31.82%) HTML5
10 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (25.76%) XSL
10 17 (25.76%) ADO.NET
11 15 (22.73%) Classic ASP
11 15 (22.73%) REST
11 15 (22.73%) CSS3
12 11 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (15.15%) WPF
13 10 (15.15%) Silverlight
13 10 (15.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Android
3 3 (4.55%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) AIX
4 2 (3.03%) UNIX
4 2 (3.03%) CentOS
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) MVC
2 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.30%) E-Commerce
4 19 (28.79%) Mentoring
5 17 (25.76%) Parallel Computing
5 17 (25.76%) Multithreading
5 17 (25.76%) Load Testing
6 8 (12.12%) UML
6 8 (12.12%) Web Development
7 6 (9.09%) Scrum
8 5 (7.58%) Android Development
9 4 (6.06%) OO
9 4 (6.06%) Migration
10 3 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.03%) SEO
11 2 (3.03%) SOA
11 2 (3.03%) Data Management
11 2 (3.03%) Product Management
11 2 (3.03%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 45 (68.18%) C#
2 45 (68.18%) SQL
3 32 (48.48%) T-SQL
4 21 (31.82%) PHP
5 6 (9.09%) VB
5 6 (9.09%) VB6
6 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.55%) Java
8 2 (3.03%) COBOL
9 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) IBM
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
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