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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 29 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 4 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.52% - 6.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% - 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £45,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.58%
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
68 46 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 42.77% 35.66% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 67
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 7 July 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) B2B
4 3 (50.00%) B2C
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Android
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) B2B
2 3 (50.00%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft