The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 30 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.57% 0.93% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 1.89% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
SOAP
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
112 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 64.00% 49.53% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 107 49 38
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SOAP
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Preston region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Preston

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) C#
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (60.00%) XML
5 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (50.00%) jQuery
6 5 (50.00%) REST
7 4 (40.00%) SQL
7 4 (40.00%) UML
7 4 (40.00%) Finance
7 4 (40.00%) Ajax
8 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (30.00%) HTML5
8 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (20.00%) PHP
9 2 (20.00%) VB
9 2 (20.00%) Windows
9 2 (20.00%) OO
9 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (20.00%) Advertising
9 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (20.00%) VB6

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
4 6 (60.00%) XML
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) REST
6 4 (40.00%) Ajax
7 3 (30.00%) HTML5
8 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET
8 1 (10.00%) XSL
8 1 (10.00%) XSLT
8 1 (10.00%) LAMP
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (10.00%) Symfony
8 1 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (10.00%) CakePHP
8 1 (10.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Parallel Computing
3 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Zend
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