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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 89 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 8 36 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 2.48% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% 7.41% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 39
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £33,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
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
366 486 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.12% 33.45% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 248 339 412
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 27 (56.25%) Java
1 27 (56.25%) Web Services
2 26 (54.17%) REST
3 23 (47.92%) XML
4 22 (45.83%) .NET
5 21 (43.75%) C#
6 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
9 16 (33.33%) OO
10 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
11 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
11 13 (27.08%) SQL
11 13 (27.08%) JSON
12 11 (22.92%) MySQL
12 11 (22.92%) Oracle
13 10 (20.83%) RESTful
13 10 (20.83%) Scrum
13 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
13 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
14 9 (18.75%) TDD
14 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
15 8 (16.67%) MVC
15 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
15 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 8 (16.67%) Degree
16 7 (14.58%) WCF
16 7 (14.58%) LINQ
16 7 (14.58%) Load Testing
16 7 (14.58%) Subversion

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 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Sage CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) MySQL
3 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.25%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.58%) Maven
3 7 (14.58%) Subversion
4 5 (10.42%) Jasmine
4 5 (10.42%) JIRA
4 5 (10.42%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.25%) JDeveloper
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (6.25%) Toad
7 2 (4.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.17%) JUnit
8 1 (2.08%) Android Studio
8 1 (2.08%) Gradle
8 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.08%) NSubstitute
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Java Team Leader
4 5 (10.42%) Team Leader
4 5 (10.42%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Android Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (56.25%) Web Services
2 26 (54.17%) REST
3 23 (47.92%) XML
4 22 (45.83%) .NET
5 13 (27.08%) JSON
6 10 (20.83%) RESTful
7 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.58%) LINQ
8 7 (14.58%) Servlets
8 7 (14.58%) Spring
8 7 (14.58%) WCF
9 6 (12.50%) CSS
9 6 (12.50%) HTML
10 5 (10.42%) Apache Wicket
11 4 (8.33%) Java EE
12 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.25%) CGI
12 3 (6.25%) JSP
12 3 (6.25%) LAMP
12 3 (6.25%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Android
2 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 4 (8.33%) Windows
4 3 (6.25%) Debian
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 16 (33.33%) OO
4 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 10 (20.83%) Scrum
5 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 9 (18.75%) TDD
7 8 (16.67%) MVC
8 7 (14.58%) Load Testing
8 7 (14.58%) SDLC
9 6 (12.50%) Web Development
10 5 (10.42%) API Testing
10 5 (10.42%) BDD
10 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (10.42%) Manual Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Performance Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
11 4 (8.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) Java
2 21 (43.75%) C#
3 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Python
5 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.25%) Perl
8 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.08%) Delphi
9 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.08%) VBA
9 1 (2.08%) VBScript
9 1 (2.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) OCA
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) Sage
4 2 (4.17%) Facebook
4 2 (4.17%) Twitter
5 1 (2.08%) MuleSoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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