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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 85 89 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 18 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 1.40% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.52% 3.75% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 14
Average salary £45,250 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.73% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £64,900 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
512 560 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.93% 37.23% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 335 381 268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (66.67%) Web Services
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 13 (43.33%) MVC
3 13 (43.33%) REST
4 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
4 11 (36.67%) J2EE
4 11 (36.67%) JBoss
4 11 (36.67%) Spring
4 11 (36.67%) Open Source
5 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (33.33%) .NET
5 10 (33.33%) C#
6 9 (30.00%) HTML
6 9 (30.00%) XML
6 9 (30.00%) Middleware
7 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 8 (26.67%) jBPM
7 8 (26.67%) JPA
7 8 (26.67%) Drools
8 7 (23.33%) OO
8 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
9 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 5 (16.67%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 5 (16.67%) QA
10 5 (16.67%) Perl

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (36.67%) JBoss
2 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) CMS
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) LDAP
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) NUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Moq
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.33%) GitLab
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.33%) WatiN
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) JMeter
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Local Government
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Technical Architect
4 8 (26.67%) Java Architect
5 7 (23.33%) Java Technical Architect
6 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
8 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Consultant
10 1 (3.33%) Software Architect
10 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) Web Services
2 13 (43.33%) REST
3 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
3 11 (36.67%) J2EE
3 11 (36.67%) Spring
4 10 (33.33%) .NET
5 9 (30.00%) HTML
5 9 (30.00%) XML
5 9 (30.00%) Middleware
6 8 (26.67%) JPA
6 8 (26.67%) Drools
6 8 (26.67%) jBPM
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
7 5 (16.67%) JSP
7 5 (16.67%) Servlets
8 4 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.33%) iSeries
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Debian
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) MVC
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) OO
3 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Workflow
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) System Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (3.33%) MVVM
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) Perl
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Informatica
2 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.33%) Infragistics
2 1 (3.33%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Red Gate
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
RightScale
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago