The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 6.25% - 2.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% - 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 90 60 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 56.25% 62.50% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 76 52 44
Median salary £32,500 £31,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% -20.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston citing SOAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Preston

SOAP
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Preston

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Preston over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) XSL
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) WCF
5 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
6 6 (46.15%) Degree
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
7 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
7 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 5 (38.46%) CSS
7 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 5 (38.46%) Retail
8 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL V2
9 3 (23.08%) High Availability
9 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
9 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (23.08%) Power BI
9 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
9 3 (23.08%) Project Management
9 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) Clustering

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) OpenEdge
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) Power BI
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Development Team Leader
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Team Leader
4 3 (23.08%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 7 (53.85%) XSL
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Web Application Development
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL V2
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) Parallel Computing
5 2 (15.38%) Scorecard
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCAD
2 1 (7.69%) MCPD
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle