The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 20 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.89% - 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £61,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
SOAP
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 25.47% 29.25% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 20
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SOAP
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Gatwick

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 22 (100.00%) Web Services
2 21 (95.45%) Java
3 20 (90.91%) XML
3 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 20 (90.91%) Windows
3 20 (90.91%) IBM
3 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
4 19 (86.36%) JAX-RPC
4 19 (86.36%) JBoss
4 19 (86.36%) IBM Notes
4 19 (86.36%) ILOG
4 19 (86.36%) Lotus
4 19 (86.36%) Project Management
4 19 (86.36%) Eclipse
4 19 (86.36%) XSL
4 19 (86.36%) XSLT
4 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
4 19 (86.36%) J2EE
4 19 (86.36%) DB2
4 19 (86.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (86.36%) MS Office
4 19 (86.36%) FileNet
4 19 (86.36%) Finance
4 19 (86.36%) WebSphere Process Server
4 19 (86.36%) JRules
4 19 (86.36%) JSF
4 19 (86.36%) WebSphere
4 19 (86.36%) Dojo
4 19 (86.36%) DataPower
4 19 (86.36%) WebSphere Portal

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 19 (86.36%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (86.36%) IBM Notes
1 19 (86.36%) FileNet
1 19 (86.36%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (86.36%) WebSphere
1 19 (86.36%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (9.09%) Mule
Applications
1 19 (86.36%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Eclipse
1 19 (86.36%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (4.55%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) Senior Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Senior Applications Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) Web Services
2 20 (90.91%) XML
3 19 (86.36%) XSL
3 19 (86.36%) XSLT
3 19 (86.36%) JAX-RPC
3 19 (86.36%) JRules
3 19 (86.36%) JSF
3 19 (86.36%) Dojo
3 19 (86.36%) J2EE
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) JMS
7 1 (4.55%) .NET
7 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) WPF
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) Java EE
7 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) DataPower
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Project Management
1 19 (86.36%) Unit Testing
2 1 (4.55%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (4.55%) OO
2 1 (4.55%) SOA
2 1 (4.55%) B2B
2 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.55%) TDD
2 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C++/CLI
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) IBM
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) ILOG
2 19 (86.36%) Lotus
2 19 (86.36%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Cognizant