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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 33 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.57% 0.75% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.58% 4.35% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -18.03%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +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
48 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 24.49% 17.29% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 48 21 30
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
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 24 July 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 11 (100.00%) REST
2 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
2 7 (63.64%) WCF
2 7 (63.64%) WPF
2 7 (63.64%) C++/CLI
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Tcl
3 3 (27.27%) ICMP
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) FTP
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) DNS

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 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) HTTPS
1 3 (27.27%) ICMP
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Software Developer
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Software Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
1 7 (63.64%) C# Software Developer
1 7 (63.64%) C# Software Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Software Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Java Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) REST
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
2 7 (63.64%) WCF
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) XHTML
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) OO
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
1 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) C++
1 7 (63.64%) C++/CLI
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Tcl
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) VMware