The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 25 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.12% 0.81% 6.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.21% 5.88% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
33 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.41% 13.82% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 29
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 15 (100.00%) REST
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 7 (46.67%) WPF
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) C++/CLI
3 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (46.67%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) OO
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
4 5 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Tcl
4 5 (33.33%) ICMP
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) WAN

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (33.33%) FTP
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
1 5 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 5 (33.33%) ICMP
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) LDAP
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) C# Software Developer
2 7 (46.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Software Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Network Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Java Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) REST
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
2 8 (53.33%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 7 (46.67%) WPF
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) XHTML
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) C++/CLI
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Tcl
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Java
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) F5
2 5 (33.33%) VMware