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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 81 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 28 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.88% 0.55% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.83% 1.67% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 10
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
580 419 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.85% 33.12% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 461 278 330
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 57 (72.15%) Web Services
1 57 (72.15%) XML
2 49 (62.03%) Java
3 39 (49.37%) Linux
4 34 (43.04%) HTML
5 31 (39.24%) SQL
6 30 (37.97%) Oracle
7 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
8 27 (34.18%) MySQL
9 25 (31.65%) Middleware
10 23 (29.11%) XSLT
10 23 (29.11%) Ant
10 23 (29.11%) Degree
11 22 (27.85%) Software Engineering
12 21 (26.58%) WebLogic
12 21 (26.58%) Internet
13 20 (25.32%) SOA
14 19 (24.05%) CSS
14 19 (24.05%) Web Development
14 19 (24.05%) JSON
14 19 (24.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (24.05%) BPMN
14 19 (24.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 19 (24.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 19 (24.05%) Oracle ODI
14 19 (24.05%) Oracle Database
15 17 (21.52%) Finance
15 17 (21.52%) Python
15 17 (21.52%) XQuery
16 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (26.58%) WebLogic
2 19 (24.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (15.19%) Tomcat
4 11 (13.92%) Apache
5 6 (7.59%) ArcGIS
6 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.80%) IIS
8 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.58%) Internet
2 6 (7.59%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) MySQL
2 19 (24.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (24.05%) Oracle ODI
2 19 (24.05%) Oracle Database
3 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.66%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.80%) DB2
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Ant
2 12 (15.19%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.06%) Maven
3 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.80%) MSBuild
4 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.80%) InstallShield
5 2 (2.53%) NUnit
5 2 (2.53%) Moq
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Law
3 3 (3.80%) Legal
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) French Language
4 1 (1.27%) German Language
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (59.49%) Developer
2 18 (22.78%) Middleware Specialist
3 16 (20.25%) Java Developer
4 13 (16.46%) UI Developer
4 13 (16.46%) UI Programmer
5 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Consultant
6 7 (8.86%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.33%) GIS Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) GIS Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Java Programmer
8 5 (6.33%) Programmer
9 3 (3.80%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.53%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) ETL Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (72.15%) Web Services
1 57 (72.15%) XML
2 34 (43.04%) HTML
3 25 (31.65%) Middleware
4 23 (29.11%) XSLT
5 19 (24.05%) CSS
5 19 (24.05%) JSON
6 13 (16.46%) Backbone.js
7 12 (15.19%) RESTful
8 10 (12.66%) JSP
8 10 (12.66%) Servlets
8 10 (12.66%) CGI
9 9 (11.39%) .NET
10 7 (8.86%) J2EE
10 7 (8.86%) Hibernate
10 7 (8.86%) Spring
11 6 (7.59%) WinForms
12 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
13 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
13 4 (5.06%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.46%) Graphic Design
2 13 (16.46%) Digital Media
2 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.33%) GIS
4 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.53%) iSeries
6 1 (1.27%) Open Source
6 1 (1.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (49.37%) Linux
2 14 (17.72%) Android
2 14 (17.72%) Apple iOS
3 11 (13.92%) Debian
4 10 (12.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (11.39%) UNIX
6 6 (7.59%) Windows
7 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Software Engineering
2 20 (25.32%) SOA
3 19 (24.05%) Web Development
3 19 (24.05%) BPMN
4 14 (17.72%) OOP
4 14 (17.72%) MVC
4 14 (17.72%) Business Analysis
5 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (16.46%) OO
5 13 (16.46%) E-Commerce
5 13 (16.46%) Android Development
5 13 (16.46%) iOS Development
6 10 (12.66%) Automated Testing
7 9 (11.39%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.86%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.86%) Project Management
10 6 (7.59%) Information Management
10 6 (7.59%) System Testing
11 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.03%) Java
2 31 (39.24%) SQL
3 29 (36.71%) JavaScript
4 17 (21.52%) Python
4 17 (21.52%) XQuery
5 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL
6 14 (17.72%) Perl
6 14 (17.72%) PHP
6 14 (17.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 13 (16.46%) Jython
8 10 (12.66%) C#
9 6 (7.59%) C++
10 2 (2.53%) C
11 1 (1.27%) XPath
11 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (24.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (17.72%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) VMware
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) Reuters
4 2 (2.53%) Informatica
4 2 (2.53%) JBoss
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.27%) Twitter
5 1 (1.27%) Infragistics
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