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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 91 88 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 10 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 1.00% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 2.63% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 22
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,837 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.59% +6.66%
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
516 533 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.17% 37.99% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 362 353 300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 24 (75.00%) Web Services
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) OO
3 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 14 (43.75%) Linux
5 13 (40.63%) C#
5 13 (40.63%) Degree
5 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
5 13 (40.63%) QA
6 12 (37.50%) Automated Testing
6 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 12 (37.50%) Perl
6 12 (37.50%) .NET
6 12 (37.50%) MySQL
6 12 (37.50%) Apache
6 12 (37.50%) Tomcat
7 11 (34.38%) Debian
7 11 (34.38%) CGI
7 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
7 11 (34.38%) Internet
7 11 (34.38%) XML
7 11 (34.38%) JSP
7 11 (34.38%) Servlets
7 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
7 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
8 10 (31.25%) HTML
9 9 (28.13%) MVC
10 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (37.50%) Apache
1 12 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.63%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MySQL
2 11 (34.38%) Relational Database
2 11 (34.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) NUnit
2 5 (15.63%) Moq
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.13%) GitLab
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) WatiN
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) JMeter
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
2 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Architect
5 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Java Architect
6 4 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) Web Services
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
3 11 (34.38%) XML
3 11 (34.38%) JSP
3 11 (34.38%) Servlets
3 11 (34.38%) CGI
4 10 (31.25%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) REST
6 6 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 6 (18.75%) Spring
6 6 (18.75%) J2EE
7 5 (15.63%) Middleware
7 5 (15.63%) jQuery
8 4 (12.50%) JPA
8 4 (12.50%) Drools
8 4 (12.50%) jBPM
8 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (12.50%) WPF
8 4 (12.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
2 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Open Source
4 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
5 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) Debian
2 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) OO
1 16 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 9 (28.13%) MVC
5 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
7 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.38%) MVVM
9 2 (6.25%) OOP
9 2 (6.25%) Workflow
9 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.25%) System Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Web Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.13%) TDD
10 1 (3.13%) Web Development
10 1 (3.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) Perl
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.25%) C++
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Infragistics
1 3 (9.38%) Google
1 3 (9.38%) Red Gate
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Informatica
3 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
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