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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 77 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 20 34 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.90% 3.54% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% 7.89% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 41
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,800 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £63,060 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,125 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +6.25%
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
462 431 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.87% 44.85% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 415 387 453
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +4 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Sittingbourne -8 3 £27,500 -26.66%
Tunbridge Wells -7 2 £47,500 -24.00%
West Malling -12 2 £55,000 +25.71%
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 25 (67.57%) Web Services
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 22 (59.46%) MySQL
4 21 (56.76%) Java
4 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
5 19 (51.35%) RESTful
6 17 (45.95%) SoapUI
6 17 (45.95%) JBoss
7 16 (43.24%) J2EE
8 15 (40.54%) XML
8 15 (40.54%) .NET
8 15 (40.54%) Linux
8 15 (40.54%) JSF
8 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
9 14 (37.84%) JSTL
9 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
9 14 (37.84%) Ant
9 14 (37.84%) JUnit
9 14 (37.84%) JSP
9 14 (37.84%) Apache
9 14 (37.84%) TestNG
10 13 (35.14%) Scala
10 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
10 13 (35.14%) Degree
11 12 (32.43%) Integration Testing
11 12 (32.43%) Time Management
11 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (32.43%) PHP
11 12 (32.43%) Eclipse

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 17 (45.95%) JBoss
2 14 (37.84%) Apache
3 10 (27.03%) CMS
4 9 (24.32%) WordPress
5 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
6 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Fireworks
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) SMTP
1 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) MySQL
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) DataStage
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) SoapUI
2 14 (37.84%) Ant
2 14 (37.84%) JUnit
2 14 (37.84%) TestNG
3 12 (32.43%) Eclipse
3 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.11%) Subversion
6 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
6 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
7 1 (2.70%) Moq
7 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.51%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.22%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) HTML Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Junior
7 2 (5.41%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) Web Services
2 19 (51.35%) RESTful
3 16 (43.24%) J2EE
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
4 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
4 15 (40.54%) JSF
4 15 (40.54%) XML
5 14 (37.84%) JSP
5 14 (37.84%) JSTL
6 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
7 12 (32.43%) RichFaces
8 11 (29.73%) JSON
9 10 (27.03%) CSS
9 10 (27.03%) FreeMarker
9 10 (27.03%) HTML
10 9 (24.32%) jQuery
11 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
12 7 (18.92%) HTML5
13 6 (16.22%) OAuth
13 6 (16.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) AS400
1 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
3 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (32.43%) Integration Testing
3 12 (32.43%) Time Management
4 6 (16.22%) Content Management
4 6 (16.22%) Software Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) Web Development
5 5 (13.51%) Web Design
6 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.81%) Multivariate Testing
6 4 (10.81%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Data Management
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.41%) TDD
8 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 21 (56.76%) Java
3 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) Scala
5 12 (32.43%) PHP
6 10 (27.03%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) C++
8 2 (5.41%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
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