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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 56 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.21% 2.08% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 4.07% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 6
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -27.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
218 221 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.68% 51.04% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 196 202 200
Average salary £32,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 2015. 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
Preston - 1 £35,000 - 5
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (96.00%) HTML
3 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (84.00%) XML
5 17 (68.00%) C#
5 17 (68.00%) .NET
5 17 (68.00%) WCF
6 16 (64.00%) SQL
6 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
7 15 (60.00%) Web Services
7 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
7 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
8 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (44.00%) jQuery
9 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (44.00%) MVC
10 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
11 8 (32.00%) PHP
11 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (32.00%) HTML5
11 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (28.00%) Parallel Computing
12 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
12 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (28.00%) XSL
12 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET
13 6 (24.00%) Classic ASP
13 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (24.00%) Finance

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
6 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (96.00%) HTML
3 21 (84.00%) XML
4 17 (68.00%) .NET
4 17 (68.00%) WCF
5 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (60.00%) Web Services
7 11 (44.00%) jQuery
8 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (32.00%) HTML5
9 7 (28.00%) XSL
9 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET
10 6 (24.00%) Classic ASP
10 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (24.00%) CSS3
11 5 (20.00%) REST
12 4 (16.00%) XSLT
12 4 (16.00%) Ajax
13 1 (4.00%) WPF
13 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (28.00%) Parallel Computing
3 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (16.00%) UML
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) OO PHP
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (68.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (32.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) VB6
6 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Zend
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