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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 72 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 30 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.04% 0.84% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.51% 2.39% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 6
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £43,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
544 419 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.93% 35.09% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 401 277 327
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £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 28 August 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (75.00%) XML
2 55 (72.37%) Web Services
3 44 (57.89%) Java
4 35 (46.05%) HTML
5 34 (44.74%) SQL
5 34 (44.74%) Linux
6 33 (43.42%) JavaScript
7 31 (40.79%) Oracle
8 25 (32.89%) XSLT
8 25 (32.89%) Middleware
9 23 (30.26%) CSS
9 23 (30.26%) Ant
9 23 (30.26%) JSON
10 21 (27.63%) Web Development
10 21 (27.63%) WebLogic
10 21 (27.63%) MySQL
11 20 (26.32%) SOA
11 20 (26.32%) Finance
12 19 (25.00%) XQuery
12 19 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (25.00%) BPMN
12 19 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 19 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 19 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
12 19 (25.00%) Oracle Database
13 18 (23.68%) Degree
14 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
14 17 (22.37%) Python
15 16 (21.05%) PL/SQL
16 15 (19.74%) Internet

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (27.63%) WebLogic
2 19 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.89%) ArcGIS
4 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.58%) Apache
4 5 (6.58%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) Internet
2 6 (7.89%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.63%) MySQL
2 19 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 19 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.95%) DB2
8 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (30.26%) Ant
2 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 5 (6.58%) MSBuild
3 5 (6.58%) InstallShield
3 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.26%) Maven
4 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.95%) Subversion
6 2 (2.63%) NUnit
6 2 (2.63%) Moq
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Marketing
3 5 (6.58%) Law
3 5 (6.58%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) French Language
4 1 (1.32%) German Language
4 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (57.89%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) Middleware Specialist
3 13 (17.11%) UI Developer
3 13 (17.11%) UI Programmer
4 11 (14.47%) Java Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Consultant
7 6 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.58%) GIS Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) Programmer
8 5 (6.58%) GIS Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Java Programmer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) ETL Developer
10 2 (2.63%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (75.00%) XML
2 55 (72.37%) Web Services
3 35 (46.05%) HTML
4 25 (32.89%) XSLT
4 25 (32.89%) Middleware
5 23 (30.26%) CSS
5 23 (30.26%) JSON
6 14 (18.42%) RESTful
7 13 (17.11%) Backbone.js
8 11 (14.47%) .NET
9 8 (10.53%) Spring
9 8 (10.53%) Hibernate
10 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET
10 7 (9.21%) J2EE
11 6 (7.89%) WinForms
11 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.58%) jQuery
12 5 (6.58%) OOXML
12 5 (6.58%) .NET Remoting
12 5 (6.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Digital Media
1 13 (17.11%) Graphic Design
2 9 (11.84%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.21%) N-Tier
4 5 (6.58%) GIS
5 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.95%) Open Source
7 2 (2.63%) iSeries
8 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.32%) FMCG
8 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.74%) Linux
2 14 (18.42%) Apple iOS
2 14 (18.42%) Android
3 10 (13.16%) UNIX
4 8 (10.53%) Windows
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.58%) Debian
6 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Web Development
2 20 (26.32%) SOA
3 19 (25.00%) BPMN
4 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
5 14 (18.42%) OOP
5 14 (18.42%) Business Analysis
5 14 (18.42%) MVC
6 13 (17.11%) Android Development
6 13 (17.11%) iOS Development
6 13 (17.11%) E-Commerce
7 9 (11.84%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.21%) Multithreading
9 7 (9.21%) OO
10 6 (7.89%) Project Management
10 6 (7.89%) Information Management
10 6 (7.89%) System Testing
11 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) Java
2 34 (44.74%) SQL
3 33 (43.42%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.00%) XQuery
5 17 (22.37%) Python
6 16 (21.05%) PL/SQL
7 14 (18.42%) PHP
7 14 (18.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 13 (17.11%) Jython
9 10 (13.16%) C#
10 8 (10.53%) Perl
11 4 (5.26%) C++
12 2 (2.63%) C
13 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.32%) XPath
13 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (18.42%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) VMware
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) Reuters
4 2 (2.63%) JBoss
4 2 (2.63%) Informatica
5 1 (1.32%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.32%) Twitter
5 1 (1.32%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.32%) Google
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Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
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