The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 85 93 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -44
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 15 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.29% 1.05% 3.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.81% 2.06% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 18
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
534 679 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.96% 50.98% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 351 421 219
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SOAP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP across the Glasgow region.

SOAP Salary Trend in Glasgow

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Glasgow

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 31 (63.27%) Java
1 31 (63.27%) Web Services
2 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
3 26 (53.06%) REST
4 25 (51.02%) Oracle
4 25 (51.02%) Finance
5 24 (48.98%) Hibernate
6 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
7 20 (40.82%) Degree
7 20 (40.82%) jQuery
8 19 (38.78%) Sybase
9 17 (34.69%) JSP
9 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (30.61%) SQL
10 15 (30.61%) Struts
10 15 (30.61%) Oracle Database
11 13 (26.53%) JAX-RS
11 13 (26.53%) RichFaces
11 13 (26.53%) JBoss Seam
11 13 (26.53%) Java EE 5
11 13 (26.53%) JBoss
11 13 (26.53%) Cognos
11 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (26.53%) VB
11 13 (26.53%) VBA
11 13 (26.53%) WebLogic
11 13 (26.53%) XML
11 13 (26.53%) ITIL
11 13 (26.53%) UNIX
11 13 (26.53%) JSF

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (26.53%) JBoss
1 13 (26.53%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.29%) Apache
3 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) DMZ
1 12 (24.49%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) SMS
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (59.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.61%) Oracle Database
3 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) OLTP
4 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.08%) OLAP
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Subversion
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) WatiN
2 2 (4.08%) Selenium
2 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.08%) MSBuild
2 2 (4.08%) GitLab
3 1 (2.04%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.04%) Maven
3 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) Support Analyst
4 10 (20.41%) Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Data Architect
6 6 (12.24%) Applications Support
6 6 (12.24%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Systems Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Data Modeller
8 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Graduate
9 3 (6.12%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Middleware Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Software Development Manager
11 1 (2.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) Web Services
2 26 (53.06%) REST
3 24 (48.98%) Hibernate
4 20 (40.82%) jQuery
5 17 (34.69%) JSP
6 15 (30.61%) Struts
7 13 (26.53%) XML
7 13 (26.53%) JBoss Seam
7 13 (26.53%) Java EE 5
7 13 (26.53%) JSF
7 13 (26.53%) JAX-RS
7 13 (26.53%) RichFaces
8 11 (22.45%) Middleware
8 11 (22.45%) CSS
8 11 (22.45%) HTML
9 10 (20.41%) Spring
10 8 (16.33%) .NET
11 7 (14.29%) XML Messaging
11 7 (14.29%) Apache CXF
11 7 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Equities
1 6 (12.24%) Derivative
2 4 (8.16%) Social Media
2 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) UNIX
2 3 (6.12%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 13 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (18.37%) Data Modelling
3 9 (18.37%) OO
4 7 (14.29%) OOP
4 7 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (12.24%) SOA
6 5 (10.20%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) MVC
7 4 (8.16%) ETL
7 4 (8.16%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (6.12%) TDD
8 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.12%) Web Development
8 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.08%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.61%) SQL
4 13 (26.53%) VB
4 13 (26.53%) VBA
5 8 (16.33%) C#
6 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Oracle
2 19 (38.78%) Sybase
3 13 (26.53%) Cognos
4 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.37%) IBM
6 2 (4.08%) Informatica
6 2 (4.08%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.04%) Green Hat
7 1 (2.04%) Apple
7 1 (2.04%) Cognizant