The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 75 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 19 40 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.59% 2.88% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 8.75% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 37
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £48,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
351 457 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.32% 32.90% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 217 296 437
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 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 28 June 2016.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 32 (58.18%) Web Services
2 31 (56.36%) Java
3 26 (47.27%) XML
3 26 (47.27%) REST
4 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (40.00%) OO
6 21 (38.18%) .NET
6 21 (38.18%) Unit Testing
7 20 (36.36%) C#
8 18 (32.73%) Mentoring
9 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
10 16 (29.09%) JSON
10 16 (29.09%) Software Engineering
11 15 (27.27%) MySQL
11 15 (27.27%) SQL
11 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 14 (25.45%) Degree
12 14 (25.45%) Relational Database
13 13 (23.64%) Oracle
14 12 (21.82%) Scrum
15 11 (20.00%) Servlets
16 10 (18.18%) Finance
17 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
17 9 (16.36%) TDD
17 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
17 9 (16.36%) Android
17 9 (16.36%) Mobile App
18 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
18 8 (14.55%) RESTful
18 8 (14.55%) HTML

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (14.55%) Apache
1 8 (14.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.82%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) GitHub
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.27%) MySQL
3 14 (25.45%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 5 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (9.09%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.55%) Eclipse
2 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.73%) Maven
3 7 (12.73%) Subversion
4 5 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 5 (9.09%) JDeveloper
4 5 (9.09%) JIRA
4 5 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (9.09%) Toad
5 2 (3.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.64%) JUnit
6 1 (1.82%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Gradle
6 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.82%) NSubstitute
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Java Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Software Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Applications Support
4 5 (9.09%) Android Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 5 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Java Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) Web Services
2 26 (47.27%) REST
2 26 (47.27%) XML
3 21 (38.18%) .NET
4 16 (29.09%) JSON
5 11 (20.00%) Servlets
6 8 (14.55%) CSS
6 8 (14.55%) HTML
6 8 (14.55%) RESTful
7 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
7 7 (12.73%) CGI
7 7 (12.73%) JSP
7 7 (12.73%) LAMP
7 7 (12.73%) LINQ
7 7 (12.73%) Spring
7 7 (12.73%) WCF
8 5 (9.09%) Apache Wicket
9 4 (7.27%) Java EE
10 3 (5.45%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.45%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
1 9 (16.36%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Android
2 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.73%) Debian
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Unix
4 3 (5.45%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) OO
3 21 (38.18%) Unit Testing
4 18 (32.73%) Mentoring
5 16 (29.09%) Software Engineering
6 12 (21.82%) Scrum
7 9 (16.36%) TDD
8 8 (14.55%) MVC
9 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
9 7 (12.73%) High Availability
9 7 (12.73%) Load Testing
9 7 (12.73%) Mobile Development
9 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
9 7 (12.73%) Project Management
9 7 (12.73%) Quality Management
9 7 (12.73%) SDLC
9 7 (12.73%) Web Development
10 6 (10.91%) Android Development
10 6 (10.91%) Memory Management
11 5 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) C#
3 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 15 (27.27%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Perl
4 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.73%) Python
5 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.64%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) Delphi
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.82%) VBA
7 1 (1.82%) VBScript
7 1 (1.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) OCA
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Sage
4 2 (3.64%) Facebook
4 2 (3.64%) Twitter
5 1 (1.82%) MuleSoft