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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 74 73
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 17 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.54% 1.65% 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.72% 3.88% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 20
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £60,320
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 297 412 499
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 44.39% 42.47% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 258 362 431
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Rochester - 7 £35,000 -
West Malling +6 1 - - 1
Maidstone +1 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Westerham - 1 £40,000 - 1
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
1 28 (84.85%) CSS
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 22 (66.67%) C#
3 22 (66.67%) XML
4 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
5 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
6 17 (51.52%) Web Services
7 15 (45.45%) AngularJS
8 12 (36.36%) Windows
8 12 (36.36%) OO
8 12 (36.36%) MVC
9 11 (33.33%) VB.NET
9 11 (33.33%) Java
9 11 (33.33%) PHP
9 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (33.33%) HTML5
9 11 (33.33%) REST
10 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
11 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (27.27%) JSON
11 9 (27.27%) SaaS
11 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (27.27%) SQL
11 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
11 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification

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 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Mule
3 1 (3.03%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) SaaS
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) SMTP
1 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (15.15%) MySQL
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.03%) Big Data
7 1 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.03%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.03%) gulp
3 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Advertising
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Architect
5 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Lead Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Tester
9 1 (3.03%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.03%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) CSS
2 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
3 22 (66.67%) XML
4 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 17 (51.52%) Web Services
6 15 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (33.33%) HTML5
7 11 (33.33%) REST
8 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
9 9 (27.27%) JSON
10 8 (24.24%) Node.js
10 8 (24.24%) React
11 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (21.21%) WCF
11 7 (21.21%) XSLT
12 6 (18.18%) EDI
12 6 (18.18%) jQuery
12 6 (18.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Unix
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) Solaris
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) MVC
1 12 (36.36%) OO
2 8 (24.24%) Document Management
2 8 (24.24%) Practice Management
3 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Change Control
4 6 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 6 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 6 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (18.18%) Open Source
4 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 6 (18.18%) UML
5 5 (15.15%) OOP
6 4 (12.12%) API Integration
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) SEO
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) JavaScript
2 22 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) PHP
3 11 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (18.18%) ECMAScript
5 6 (18.18%) VB
6 5 (15.15%) VBScript
7 4 (12.12%) PHP 5
8 1 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) iManage
2 8 (24.24%) LexisNexis
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Intotec
Salary: Great Company Benefits including Contribution Pension and PMI
Posted: 5 days ago