The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 60 58 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 44 54 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.04% 3.47% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.05% 8.57% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 37 39 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £52,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +9.58%
SOAP
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
486 630 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.61% 40.54% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 327 430 318
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SOAP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 54 (85.71%) Java
2 47 (74.60%) Web Services
3 35 (55.56%) XML
3 35 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 34 (53.97%) Apache
5 31 (49.21%) MySQL
6 29 (46.03%) Spring
7 28 (44.44%) HTML
7 28 (44.44%) JSP
8 27 (42.86%) Servlets
8 27 (42.86%) Linux
8 27 (42.86%) Hibernate
9 25 (39.68%) Perl
10 24 (38.10%) Software Engineering
11 22 (34.92%) Degree
11 22 (34.92%) JPA
11 22 (34.92%) J2EE
11 22 (34.92%) Open Source
12 21 (33.33%) QA
12 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
13 20 (31.75%) OO
13 20 (31.75%) Internet
14 19 (30.16%) CGI
14 19 (30.16%) RDBMS
14 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
14 19 (30.16%) Relational Database
15 18 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
15 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 35 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 34 (53.97%) Apache
3 15 (23.81%) CMS
4 14 (22.22%) JBoss
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (6.35%) Node.js
6 3 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.59%) WordPress
8 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) Internet
2 7 (11.11%) HTTP
3 3 (4.76%) SSL
3 3 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (49.21%) MySQL
2 19 (30.16%) Relational Database
2 19 (30.16%) RDBMS
3 10 (15.87%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.59%) Big Data
6 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.11%) JUnit
2 7 (11.11%) JMeter
2 7 (11.11%) HttpUnit
3 4 (6.35%) Maven
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) WatiN
5 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.59%) GitLab
5 1 (1.59%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Developer
2 28 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Technical Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Java Technical Architect
6 8 (12.70%) Java Architect
7 5 (7.94%) AWS Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Development Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Head of Development
8 4 (6.35%) Java Web Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.17%) Designer
10 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Solutions Designer
10 2 (3.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (74.60%) Web Services
2 35 (55.56%) XML
3 29 (46.03%) Spring
4 28 (44.44%) HTML
4 28 (44.44%) JSP
5 27 (42.86%) Servlets
5 27 (42.86%) Hibernate
6 22 (34.92%) JPA
6 22 (34.92%) J2EE
7 19 (30.16%) CGI
8 17 (26.98%) REST
9 15 (23.81%) .NET
10 13 (20.63%) RESTful
11 11 (17.46%) CSS
12 9 (14.29%) Middleware
12 9 (14.29%) Drools
12 9 (14.29%) jBPM
12 9 (14.29%) HTML5
13 8 (12.70%) JSON
14 7 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 18 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) W3C
3 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.59%) iSeries
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Linux
2 18 (28.57%) Debian
2 18 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.94%) Android
3 5 (7.94%) UNIX
4 4 (6.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 22 (34.92%) Open Source
3 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 20 (31.75%) OO
5 18 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 14 (22.22%) MVC
8 11 (17.46%) Project Management
9 7 (11.11%) Quality Management
9 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 7 (11.11%) Web Development
10 6 (9.52%) Content Management
10 6 (9.52%) Web Application Development
10 6 (9.52%) SDLC
11 5 (7.94%) SOA
12 4 (6.35%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (6.35%) Separation of Concerns
13 3 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (4.76%) DevOps
13 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) Java
2 25 (39.68%) Perl
3 15 (23.81%) SQL
4 10 (15.87%) PHP
4 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.29%) C#
6 7 (11.11%) Ruby
6 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (34.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) Alterian
3 1 (1.59%) Zend
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Informatica
3 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
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