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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 21 13 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 1 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.18% 15.05% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 45.16% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 1
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
29 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 34.12% 33.33% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 28
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA