The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 98 133 100
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -33
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 67 33 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.08% 0.99% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.99% 2.46% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 53 14 39
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,750 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
SOAP
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1342 1343 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.61% 40.38% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 951 870 767
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SOAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SOAP Salary Trend in Scotland

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOAP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SOAP Salary Histogram in Scotland

SOAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +17 34 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Edinburgh +14 23 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Fife - 8 £28,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 - 1
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 93 (64.58%) Web Services
2 83 (57.64%) Java
3 64 (44.44%) XML
4 59 (40.97%) HTML
5 55 (38.19%) JavaScript
5 55 (38.19%) REST
6 50 (34.72%) SQL
7 47 (32.64%) Oracle
8 41 (28.47%) CSS
8 41 (28.47%) Finance
8 41 (28.47%) Degree
9 37 (25.69%) SQL Server
9 37 (25.69%) Linux
10 34 (23.61%) Internet
11 31 (21.53%) Middleware
11 31 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (20.83%) jQuery
13 29 (20.14%) SOA
13 29 (20.14%) OO
14 28 (19.44%) Oracle Database
15 27 (18.75%) JSP
15 27 (18.75%) .NET
15 27 (18.75%) MySQL
16 25 (17.36%) WebLogic
16 25 (17.36%) Relational Database
17 24 (16.67%) Tomcat
17 24 (16.67%) Hibernate
18 23 (15.97%) JSON
18 23 (15.97%) Software Engineering
18 23 (15.97%) UNIX

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (17.36%) WebLogic
2 24 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 20 (13.89%) WebSphere
4 18 (12.50%) Apache
5 13 (9.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (9.03%) JBoss
6 11 (7.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.17%) ArcGIS
8 3 (2.08%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.39%) Mule
9 2 (1.39%) CMS
10 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.69%) IIS
10 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 34 (23.61%) Internet
2 12 (8.33%) Firewall
3 10 (6.94%) HTTP
4 9 (6.25%) DMZ
5 5 (3.47%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.08%) DNS
6 3 (2.08%) SSL
7 2 (1.39%) LDAP
7 2 (1.39%) LAN
7 2 (1.39%) WAN
7 2 (1.39%) SMTP
7 2 (1.39%) OSPF
7 2 (1.39%) BGP
7 2 (1.39%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.39%) IGRP
7 2 (1.39%) TACACS
8 1 (0.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.69%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.44%) Oracle Database
3 27 (18.75%) MySQL
4 25 (17.36%) Relational Database
5 16 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 13 (9.03%) Oracle ODI
7 9 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.47%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.78%) DTS
10 3 (2.08%) DB2
10 3 (2.08%) OLAP
10 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.08%) OLTP
10 3 (2.08%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.69%) QlikView
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (10.42%) Ant
1 15 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.64%) NUnit
3 10 (6.94%) SoapUI
4 8 (5.56%) JUnit
4 8 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (4.86%) Moq
6 6 (4.17%) Selenium
7 4 (2.78%) Subversion
7 4 (2.78%) JMeter
8 3 (2.08%) Maven
8 3 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (2.08%) Mockito
8 3 (2.08%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.39%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.39%) JIRA
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 41 (28.47%) Finance
2 15 (10.42%) Banking
3 13 (9.03%) Retail
3 13 (9.03%) Marketing
4 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.47%) Electronics
4 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.39%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Local Government
7 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (56.94%) Developer
2 24 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 21 (14.58%) Web Developer
4 15 (10.42%) Architect
4 15 (10.42%) Analyst
5 13 (9.03%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 12 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 12 (8.33%) Consultant
6 12 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
7 8 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 8 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.86%) UI Programmer
8 7 (4.86%) UI Developer
9 6 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.47%) GIS Consultant
10 5 (3.47%) Systems Architect
10 5 (3.47%) GIS Developer
11 4 (2.78%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (64.58%) Web Services
2 64 (44.44%) XML
3 59 (40.97%) HTML
4 55 (38.19%) REST
5 41 (28.47%) CSS
6 31 (21.53%) Middleware
7 30 (20.83%) jQuery
8 27 (18.75%) JSP
8 27 (18.75%) .NET
9 24 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 23 (15.97%) JSON
11 22 (15.28%) Spring
12 18 (12.50%) Ajax
13 15 (10.42%) Servlets
13 15 (10.42%) HTML5
14 13 (9.03%) Struts
14 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET
14 13 (9.03%) XSLT
14 13 (9.03%) CGI
15 12 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.17%) Social Media
3 6 (4.17%) Equities
3 6 (4.17%) Derivative
4 5 (3.47%) Graphic Design
4 5 (3.47%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.47%) DTV
4 5 (3.47%) GIS
4 5 (3.47%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.78%) User Experience
6 3 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.39%) iSeries
7 2 (1.39%) Open Source
8 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.69%) Linux
2 23 (15.97%) UNIX
3 21 (14.58%) Android
4 14 (9.72%) Windows
5 13 (9.03%) Debian
5 13 (9.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (7.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.14%) OO
2 29 (20.14%) SOA
3 23 (15.97%) Software Engineering
4 21 (14.58%) Automated Testing
5 20 (13.89%) Web Development
6 17 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (10.42%) MVC
8 14 (9.72%) OOP
9 13 (9.03%) Data Modelling
9 13 (9.03%) BPMN
9 13 (9.03%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.64%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (7.64%) ITIL
11 10 (6.94%) Business Analysis
11 10 (6.94%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.56%) Information Architecture
13 7 (4.86%) Project Management
13 7 (4.86%) Android Development
14 6 (4.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (57.64%) Java
2 55 (38.19%) JavaScript
3 50 (34.72%) SQL
4 22 (15.28%) C#
5 21 (14.58%) PL/SQL
6 17 (11.81%) Perl
7 15 (10.42%) Python
8 12 (8.33%) XQuery
8 12 (8.33%) PHP
8 12 (8.33%) Jython
8 12 (8.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 11 (7.64%) VB
10 10 (6.94%) VBA
11 9 (6.25%) Shell Script
11 9 (6.25%) C++
12 6 (4.17%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.08%) Clojure
13 3 (2.08%) ClojureScript
14 1 (0.69%) R
14 1 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (28.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (9.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 12 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (2.78%) CA LISA
4 2 (1.39%) HP NNM
4 2 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.69%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.69%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 47 (32.64%) Oracle
2 16 (11.11%) Sybase
3 10 (6.94%) Cognos
3 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.25%) IBM
5 5 (3.47%) SAP
5 5 (3.47%) Green Hat
6 4 (2.78%) Google
6 4 (2.78%) Red Gate
6 4 (2.78%) Infragistics
7 3 (2.08%) Perforce
7 3 (2.08%) CA
7 3 (2.08%) Informatica
8 2 (1.39%) Alterian
8 2 (1.39%) HP
8 2 (1.39%) Juniper
8 2 (1.39%) Cisco
8 2 (1.39%) F5
9 1 (0.69%) Twitter
9 1 (0.69%) Vertica
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