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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 79 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 19 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.89% 3.33% 3.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.43% 7.47% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 41
Median salary £43,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,850 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
429 442 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.77% 44.60% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 385 395 447
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,430 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 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 28 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 +9 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Tunbridge Wells -1 3 £46,250 -19.70%
Sittingbourne -8 2 £27,500 -26.66%
West Malling -16 2 £55,000 +25.71%
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 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 23 (71.88%) Web Services
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (56.25%) Java
5 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
5 17 (53.13%) SoapUI
6 16 (50.00%) MySQL
7 15 (46.88%) J2EE
7 15 (46.88%) JBoss
7 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
7 15 (46.88%) JSF
7 15 (46.88%) RESTful
8 14 (43.75%) TestNG
8 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
8 14 (43.75%) JSP
8 14 (43.75%) Ant
8 14 (43.75%) JUnit
9 13 (40.63%) .NET
9 13 (40.63%) XML
9 13 (40.63%) Scala
9 13 (40.63%) JSTL
9 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
10 12 (37.50%) Degree
10 12 (37.50%) RichFaces
10 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
10 12 (37.50%) Integration Testing
10 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (37.50%) Apache
10 12 (37.50%) Linux
10 12 (37.50%) 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 15 (46.88%) JBoss
2 12 (37.50%) Apache
3 9 (28.13%) CMS
4 6 (18.75%) WordPress
5 3 (9.38%) Umbraco
6 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) SMTP
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) DataStage
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) SoapUI
2 14 (43.75%) Ant
2 14 (43.75%) JUnit
2 14 (43.75%) TestNG
3 12 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.50%) Selenium
4 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
5 3 (9.38%) Subversion
6 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
7 1 (3.13%) Moq
7 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
7 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) HTML Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) Web Services
2 15 (46.88%) Hibernate
2 15 (46.88%) J2EE
2 15 (46.88%) JSF
2 15 (46.88%) RESTful
3 14 (43.75%) JSP
4 13 (40.63%) .NET
4 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
4 13 (40.63%) JSTL
4 13 (40.63%) XML
5 12 (37.50%) RichFaces
6 11 (34.38%) JSON
7 10 (31.25%) FreeMarker
8 9 (28.13%) jQuery
9 8 (25.00%) CSS
9 8 (25.00%) HTML
10 7 (21.88%) HTML5
11 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 6 (18.75%) LAMP
11 6 (18.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) AS400
1 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Time Management
5 6 (18.75%) Content Management
5 6 (18.75%) Software Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.50%) Multivariate Testing
6 4 (12.50%) OO
6 4 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) Web Design
8 2 (6.25%) Data Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.25%) ETL
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) Java
3 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) Scala
5 10 (31.25%) PHP
6 8 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (6.25%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
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