The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 73 38 76
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +38
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 28 57 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.49% 5.40% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.10% 12.26% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,100 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
459 465 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.84% 44.08% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 417 396 324
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Dartford -9 6 £40,000 -11.11%
West Malling -1 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Maidstone -13 1 £50,500 +55.38%
Longfield - 1 £35,000 -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 53 (74.65%) C#
2 48 (67.61%) SQL
3 42 (59.15%) XML
4 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
4 32 (45.07%) .NET
5 30 (42.25%) Web Services
5 30 (42.25%) MVC
6 28 (39.44%) SoapUI
7 25 (35.21%) Degree
8 24 (33.80%) System Testing
8 24 (33.80%) HP
8 24 (33.80%) MS Office
8 24 (33.80%) HP Quality Center
8 24 (33.80%) Ranorex
9 23 (32.39%) ISEB
10 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
11 21 (29.58%) WCF
11 21 (29.58%) Automation Testing
12 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
13 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
14 18 (25.35%) Test Automation
15 17 (23.94%) Manual Testing
15 17 (23.94%) T-SQL
16 16 (22.54%) OO
16 16 (22.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 15 (21.13%) jQuery
18 14 (19.72%) CSS
18 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
18 14 (19.72%) SOA
19 13 (18.31%) IIS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (18.31%) IIS
2 7 (9.86%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (33.80%) MS Office
2 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.23%) MySQL
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (39.44%) SoapUI
2 24 (33.80%) Ranorex
3 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.82%) Ant
5 2 (2.82%) MSTest
5 2 (2.82%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.82%) Moq
6 1 (1.41%) JUnit
6 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.41%) NUnit
6 1 (1.41%) TestNG
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Test Engineer
3 19 (26.76%) Senior Test Engineer
4 16 (22.54%) .NET Developer
5 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Software Developer
7 8 (11.27%) C# Developer
7 8 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (9.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (8.45%) BizTalk Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
10 5 (7.04%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Automation Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
13 2 (2.82%) Design Engineer
13 2 (2.82%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (59.15%) XML
2 32 (45.07%) .NET
3 30 (42.25%) Web Services
4 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
5 21 (29.58%) WCF
6 20 (28.17%) .NET Framework
7 16 (22.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (21.13%) jQuery
9 14 (19.72%) CSS
10 13 (18.31%) HTML
11 12 (16.90%) REST
12 10 (14.08%) XSLT
13 8 (11.27%) XHTML
13 8 (11.27%) XSD
13 8 (11.27%) Ajax
14 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (5.63%) RESTful
15 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
15 4 (5.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) W3C
2 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.41%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) MVC
2 24 (33.80%) System Testing
3 21 (29.58%) Automation Testing
4 18 (25.35%) Test Automation
5 17 (23.94%) Manual Testing
6 16 (22.54%) OO
7 14 (19.72%) SOA
8 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (15.49%) Scrum
10 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
10 10 (14.08%) Web Development
10 10 (14.08%) MVVM
10 10 (14.08%) OOP
11 8 (11.27%) ETL
11 8 (11.27%) Network Load Balancing
12 7 (9.86%) BPEL
13 6 (8.45%) TDD
13 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (7.04%) OOD
15 3 (4.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (74.65%) C#
2 48 (67.61%) SQL
3 17 (23.94%) T-SQL
4 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.63%) Java
6 2 (2.82%) VB
6 2 (2.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) Degree
2 23 (32.39%) ISEB
3 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.68%) MCTS
3 9 (12.68%) MCP
3 9 (12.68%) MCPD
4 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (33.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (33.80%) HP
2 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Ektron
5 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.41%) webMethods
Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago