The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 88 67
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 16 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.00% 1.41% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 3.31% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 25
Median salary £31,250 £44,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.77% +18.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £46,750 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 335 483 446
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 41.88% 42.52% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 275 421 407
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,700 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing SOAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Kent

SOAP
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP in Kent.

Salary trend for SOAP in Kent

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Kent over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP 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 29 March 2017. 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 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
Chatham - 6 £30,000 -
West Malling +1 5 £45,000 -6.25%
Maidstone -11 2 - -
Rochester - 1 £35,000 -
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 29 (78.38%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) HTML
2 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 27 (72.97%) .NET
2 27 (72.97%) CSS
3 24 (64.86%) REST
4 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
5 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
5 22 (59.46%) XML
6 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
7 19 (51.35%) Web Services
7 19 (51.35%) Windows
8 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
9 15 (40.54%) OO
9 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
10 14 (37.84%) VB.NET
11 12 (32.43%) MVC
12 11 (29.73%) PHP
12 11 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
12 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (27.03%) Open Source
13 10 (27.03%) Change Control
13 10 (27.03%) Functional Testing
13 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
13 10 (27.03%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
13 10 (27.03%) SQL
13 10 (27.03%) VB
13 10 (27.03%) Java

SOAP
Co-occurring 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 2 (5.41%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
1 4 (10.81%) Internet
1 4 (10.81%) IP Telephony
1 4 (10.81%) LAN
1 4 (10.81%) WAN
2 3 (8.11%) Intranet
3 1 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (2.70%) SMTP
3 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
2 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Ranorex
3 2 (5.41%) Robot Framework
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) gulp
4 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) C# Developer
3 12 (32.43%) .NET Developer
4 11 (29.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (10.81%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
7 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Telephony Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Telephony Support
7 4 (10.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) .NET
1 27 (72.97%) CSS
1 27 (72.97%) HTML
2 24 (64.86%) REST
3 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 22 (59.46%) XML
4 19 (51.35%) Web Services
5 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
5 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (27.03%) XHTML
6 10 (27.03%) XSLT
7 9 (24.32%) jQuery
8 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (18.92%) JSON
8 7 (18.92%) WCF
9 6 (16.22%) HTML5
10 5 (13.51%) EDI
10 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (10.81%) CSS3
12 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 10 (27.03%) Solaris
3 10 (27.03%) Unix
3 10 (27.03%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (13.51%) Android
4 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) OO
2 12 (32.43%) MVC
3 11 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Change Control
4 10 (27.03%) Functional Testing
4 10 (27.03%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (27.03%) Open Source
4 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
4 10 (27.03%) UML
5 5 (13.51%) Web Development
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Coaching
7 3 (8.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) OOD
7 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.11%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) Automation Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) C#
2 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) VB.NET
4 11 (29.73%) PHP
5 10 (27.03%) ECMAScript
5 10 (27.03%) Java
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) VB
6 7 (18.92%) VBScript
7 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) MCITP
2 4 (10.81%) MCSA
2 4 (10.81%) MCTS
3 3 (8.11%) ISEB
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
3 7 (18.92%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (10.81%) Dell
4 4 (10.81%) Mitel
4 4 (10.81%) Nortel
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) iManage
5 1 (2.70%) LexisNexis
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Uncle Buck
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + other benefits
Posted: 13 days ago