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 15 April 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 73 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 41 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.24% 1.43% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.16% 4.36% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 14
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
573 390 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.26% 32.72% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 459 336 313
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
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 15 April 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 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -17 13 £45,000 +12.50%
West Malling - 4 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells -24 2 £37,455 -16.76%
Sittingbourne - 2 £44,375 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
Whitstable - 1 - -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 51 (73.91%) C#
2 42 (60.87%) .NET
3 39 (56.52%) MVC
4 37 (53.62%) SQL
4 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
5 36 (52.17%) XML
6 35 (50.72%) Web Services
7 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
8 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
8 25 (36.23%) WCF
9 24 (34.78%) .NET Framework
9 24 (34.78%) OO
10 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (27.54%) jQuery
12 18 (26.09%) CSS
13 17 (24.64%) T-SQL
13 17 (24.64%) HTML
13 17 (24.64%) SoapUI
13 17 (24.64%) REST
14 16 (23.19%) MVVM
14 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
14 16 (23.19%) SOA
14 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
15 15 (21.74%) MCTS
15 15 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (21.74%) Scrum
15 15 (21.74%) MCPD
15 15 (21.74%) OOP
15 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (21.74%) MCP

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 10 (14.49%) IIS
2 6 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.90%) CMS
3 2 (2.90%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Office
2 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.90%) MySQL
7 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) SoapUI
2 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.59%) Ranorex
3 6 (8.70%) Selenium
4 5 (7.25%) Sahi
5 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.90%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.90%) Moq
5 2 (2.90%) MSTest
6 1 (1.45%) Ant
6 1 (1.45%) JUnit
6 1 (1.45%) TestNG
6 1 (1.45%) NUnit
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Automotive
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Publishing
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (71.01%) Developer
2 20 (28.99%) .NET Developer
2 20 (28.99%) Software Developer
3 12 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Test Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Tester
6 6 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Software Tester
7 5 (7.25%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (7.25%) BizTalk Developer
7 5 (7.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (60.87%) .NET
2 36 (52.17%) XML
3 35 (50.72%) Web Services
4 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
5 25 (36.23%) WCF
6 24 (34.78%) .NET Framework
7 19 (27.54%) jQuery
8 18 (26.09%) CSS
9 17 (24.64%) HTML
9 17 (24.64%) REST
10 13 (18.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (11.59%) XSLT
12 7 (10.14%) Silverlight
13 6 (8.70%) Ajax
13 6 (8.70%) XSD
13 6 (8.70%) XHTML
13 6 (8.70%) DHTML
14 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (4.35%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) W3C
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.45%) Open Source
3 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.45%) NHS
3 1 (1.45%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) MVC
2 24 (34.78%) OO
3 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.19%) MVVM
4 16 (23.19%) SOA
4 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
5 15 (21.74%) Scrum
5 15 (21.74%) OOP
6 14 (20.29%) Test Automation
7 13 (18.84%) System Testing
8 9 (13.04%) TDD
9 8 (11.59%) OOD
9 8 (11.59%) Automation Testing
10 7 (10.14%) UML
10 7 (10.14%) Manual Testing
10 7 (10.14%) Web Development
11 6 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
11 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.70%) BPEL
12 5 (7.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (73.91%) C#
2 37 (53.62%) SQL
3 17 (24.64%) T-SQL
4 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) XAML
5 5 (7.25%) Python
5 5 (7.25%) Ruby
6 2 (2.90%) Java
6 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) MCTS
1 15 (21.74%) MCPD
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (21.74%) MCP
2 10 (14.49%) ISEB
2 10 (14.49%) Degree
3 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) HP
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) JBoss
3 2 (2.90%) Ektron
4 1 (1.45%) webMethods
4 1 (1.45%) Cognizant
Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago