The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 61 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 25 14 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.14% 1.28% 3.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.04% 2.83% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 46
Median salary £46,000 £35,375 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.03% -25.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,050 £45,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
SOAP
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
355 494 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.65% 44.99% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 302 434 496
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

SOAP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Kent

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Kent

SOAP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -10 7 £53,750 +21.46% 1
Chatham - 4 £43,750 -
West Malling +5 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Westerham - 2 £33,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £35,000 -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 31 (70.45%) REST
2 30 (68.18%) C#
3 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (47.73%) .NET
5 18 (40.91%) Web Services
6 17 (38.64%) XML
7 16 (36.36%) SQL
7 16 (36.36%) HP
7 16 (36.36%) MVC
8 15 (34.09%) HTML
8 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
8 15 (34.09%) CSS
9 14 (31.82%) MS Office
10 13 (29.55%) Windows
10 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
11 12 (27.27%) Finance
11 12 (27.27%) Web Development
12 11 (25.00%) jQuery
12 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (25.00%) SoapUI
13 10 (22.73%) SDLC
13 10 (22.73%) Automation Testing
13 10 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
13 10 (22.73%) System Testing
13 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (22.73%) Degree
13 10 (22.73%) ISTQB
13 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
13 10 (22.73%) ISEB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (2.27%) CMS
1 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MS Office
2 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
1 5 (11.36%) IP Telephony
1 5 (11.36%) LAN
1 5 (11.36%) WAN
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (20.45%) Ranorex
2 9 (20.45%) Robot Framework
3 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Marketing
3 5 (11.36%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) .NET Developer
2 13 (29.55%) C# Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 11 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Senior Test Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Test Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (13.64%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (11.36%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Telephony Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) REST
2 21 (47.73%) .NET
3 18 (40.91%) Web Services
4 17 (38.64%) XML
5 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
5 15 (34.09%) CSS
5 15 (34.09%) HTML
6 11 (25.00%) jQuery
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.36%) HTML5
9 5 (11.36%) LAMP
10 4 (9.09%) XHTML
10 4 (9.09%) XSLT
11 3 (6.82%) CSS3
12 2 (4.55%) JSON
13 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
1 9 (20.45%) Health Informatics
1 9 (20.45%) Informatics
2 1 (2.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
1 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Android
3 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
4 5 (11.36%) Unix
4 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) Solaris
5 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) MVC
2 12 (27.27%) Web Development
3 10 (22.73%) Automation Testing
3 10 (22.73%) Performance Testing
3 10 (22.73%) Regression Testing
3 10 (22.73%) SDLC
3 10 (22.73%) System Testing
4 9 (20.45%) ETL
4 9 (20.45%) OO
4 9 (20.45%) Resource Management
5 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) TDD
5 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Change Control
6 4 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 4 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (9.09%) OOD
6 4 (9.09%) Open Source
6 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) C#
2 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) PHP
5 5 (11.36%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) ECMAScript
6 4 (9.09%) VB
6 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
1 10 (22.73%) ISEB
1 10 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 9 (20.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (11.36%) MCITP
3 5 (11.36%) MCSA
3 5 (11.36%) MCTS
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (11.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) HP
2 10 (22.73%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.36%) Barracuda Networks
4 5 (11.36%) Dell
4 5 (11.36%) Mitel
4 5 (11.36%) Nortel
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle
5 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
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