The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 60 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 51 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.41% 0.94% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.42% 2.34% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
606 471 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.48% 40.39% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 416 315 285
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
Scotland

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 11 July 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 61 (81.33%) XML
2 52 (69.33%) Web Services
3 49 (65.33%) Java
4 41 (54.67%) SQL
5 37 (49.33%) Linux
6 35 (46.67%) Oracle
7 32 (42.67%) HTML
8 30 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 26 (34.67%) XSLT
10 25 (33.33%) Ant
11 24 (32.00%) Finance
12 23 (30.67%) Degree
12 23 (30.67%) JSON
12 23 (30.67%) CSS
13 22 (29.33%) Middleware
13 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
14 21 (28.00%) MySQL
15 20 (26.67%) SOA
15 20 (26.67%) Web Development
16 19 (25.33%) XQuery
16 19 (25.33%) WebLogic
16 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database 11g
16 19 (25.33%) BPMN
16 19 (25.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
16 19 (25.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 19 (25.33%) Oracle ODI
16 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database
17 17 (22.67%) Python
18 16 (21.33%) PL/SQL
18 16 (21.33%) Hibernate

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 19 (25.33%) WebLogic
1 19 (25.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (6.67%) IIS
3 4 (5.33%) Apache
3 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) Internet
2 5 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) MySQL
2 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (25.33%) Oracle ODI
2 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database
3 12 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.33%) DB2
8 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) Ant
2 10 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.00%) Maven
4 5 (6.67%) MSBuild
4 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.67%) InstallShield
4 5 (6.67%) Subversion
5 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.67%) JUnit
7 1 (1.33%) PhoneGap
7 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 24 (32.00%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Law
3 5 (6.67%) Legal
3 5 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) French Language
4 1 (1.33%) German Language
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (58.67%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Java Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Middleware Specialist
3 15 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 13 (17.33%) UI Developer
4 13 (17.33%) UI Programmer
5 9 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Java Programmer
7 6 (8.00%) Programmer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Consultant
10 2 (2.67%) Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) ETL Developer
10 2 (2.67%) GIS Developer
10 2 (2.67%) GIS Consultant
11 1 (1.33%) Senior Software Architect
11 1 (1.33%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (81.33%) XML
2 52 (69.33%) Web Services
3 32 (42.67%) HTML
4 26 (34.67%) XSLT
5 23 (30.67%) CSS
5 23 (30.67%) JSON
6 22 (29.33%) Middleware
7 16 (21.33%) Hibernate
7 16 (21.33%) Spring
8 15 (20.00%) RESTful
9 13 (17.33%) Backbone.js
10 7 (9.33%) .NET
10 7 (9.33%) J2EE
11 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (8.00%) HTML5
12 5 (6.67%) jQuery
12 5 (6.67%) WinForms
12 5 (6.67%) Ajax
12 5 (6.67%) .NET Remoting
12 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Graphic Design
1 13 (17.33%) Computer Science
1 13 (17.33%) Digital Media
2 10 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (2.67%) GIS
5 1 (1.33%) FMCG
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (49.33%) Linux
2 14 (18.67%) Android
2 14 (18.67%) Apple iOS
3 12 (16.00%) UNIX
4 5 (6.67%) Windows
4 5 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.67%) Debian
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
2 20 (26.67%) Web Development
2 20 (26.67%) SOA
3 19 (25.33%) BPMN
4 16 (21.33%) MVC
5 14 (18.67%) Business Analysis
6 13 (17.33%) Android Development
6 13 (17.33%) iOS Development
6 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
6 13 (17.33%) OOP
7 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (10.67%) Project Management
10 7 (9.33%) Refactoring
11 5 (6.67%) Multithreading
11 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
11 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (65.33%) Java
2 41 (54.67%) SQL
3 30 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.33%) XQuery
5 17 (22.67%) Python
6 16 (21.33%) PL/SQL
7 14 (18.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 14 (18.67%) PHP
8 13 (17.33%) Jython
9 6 (8.00%) Perl
9 6 (8.00%) C#
10 2 (2.67%) C++
10 2 (2.67%) C
10 2 (2.67%) XPath
11 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (25.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Oracle
2 13 (17.33%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) Reuters
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Career Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago