The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 64 83 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -39
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 41 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.86% 1.97% 4.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.52% 4.26% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 31
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
545 516 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.32% 46.20% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 495 453 217
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Kent

SOAP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 31 £45,000 - 3
Sevenoaks +8 3 £35,000 -17.64%
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 58 (74.36%) Web Services
2 55 (70.51%) SQL
3 45 (57.69%) Java
3 45 (57.69%) Unit Testing
4 43 (55.13%) Hibernate
4 43 (55.13%) J2EE
4 43 (55.13%) Linux
4 43 (55.13%) Apache
4 43 (55.13%) Eclipse
5 42 (53.85%) JBoss
5 42 (53.85%) Ant
5 42 (53.85%) JUnit
5 42 (53.85%) JSP
5 42 (53.85%) JSF
5 42 (53.85%) Integration Testing
5 42 (53.85%) JSTL
5 42 (53.85%) TestNG
5 42 (53.85%) RichFaces
6 36 (46.15%) SoapUI
7 32 (41.03%) REST
8 31 (39.74%) XML
9 29 (37.18%) Degree
10 28 (35.90%) RESTful
11 25 (32.05%) FreeMarker
11 25 (32.05%) MySQL
12 24 (30.77%) C#
13 22 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (28.21%) Software Architecture
14 21 (26.92%) Content Management
14 21 (26.92%) JavaScript

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 43 (55.13%) Apache
2 42 (53.85%) JBoss
3 5 (6.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) SMTP
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.05%) MySQL
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (55.13%) Eclipse
2 42 (53.85%) Ant
2 42 (53.85%) JUnit
2 42 (53.85%) TestNG
3 36 (46.15%) SoapUI
4 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (8.97%) Ranorex
5 3 (3.85%) Selenium
5 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.56%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.28%) Grunt
7 1 (1.28%) Yeoman
7 1 (1.28%) Bower
7 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.28%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.28%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (11.54%) Publishing
2 3 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (75.64%) Developer
2 44 (56.41%) Java Developer
3 40 (51.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.82%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Test Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (5.13%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (74.36%) Web Services
2 43 (55.13%) J2EE
2 43 (55.13%) Hibernate
3 42 (53.85%) JSF
3 42 (53.85%) JSP
3 42 (53.85%) JSTL
3 42 (53.85%) RichFaces
4 32 (41.03%) REST
5 31 (39.74%) XML
6 28 (35.90%) RESTful
7 25 (32.05%) FreeMarker
8 20 (25.64%) jQuery
9 19 (24.36%) JSON
10 18 (23.08%) .NET
11 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
12 13 (16.67%) CSS
12 13 (16.67%) HTML
12 13 (16.67%) WCF
13 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (12.82%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.28%) Streaming Media
2 1 (1.28%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.13%) Linux
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) Unit Testing
2 42 (53.85%) Integration Testing
3 22 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (28.21%) Software Architecture
4 21 (26.92%) Content Management
5 20 (25.64%) Multivariate Testing
6 19 (24.36%) MVC
7 15 (19.23%) Time Management
8 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.26%) Test Automation
10 7 (8.97%) Automation Testing
10 7 (8.97%) System Testing
10 7 (8.97%) TDD
10 7 (8.97%) ETL
10 7 (8.97%) Regression Testing
11 6 (7.69%) Use Case
11 6 (7.69%) User Stories
12 5 (6.41%) OO
12 5 (6.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (70.51%) SQL
2 45 (57.69%) Java
3 24 (30.77%) C#
4 21 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (37.18%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) HP
3 4 (5.13%) Telerik
Sittingbourne
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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