The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 88 116 114
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 85 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.33% 1.40% 1.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 3.74% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 64 32 29
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,100 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1445 1203 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.69% 37.33% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 957 813 833
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,171 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SOAP
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh +24 50 £45,000 +26.76% 6
Glasgow -17 28 £38,250 -10.00% 5
Stirling - 4 £47,500 -
West Lothian +11 2 £47,500 -
Fife -1 1 £47,500 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 87 (63.97%) XML
2 86 (63.24%) Java
3 85 (62.50%) Web Services
4 60 (44.12%) HTML
5 55 (40.44%) JavaScript
6 54 (39.71%) SQL
7 51 (37.50%) Oracle
8 47 (34.56%) Linux
9 44 (32.35%) CSS
10 41 (30.15%) Finance
11 37 (27.21%) JSON
12 35 (25.74%) Internet
13 33 (24.26%) Middleware
14 32 (23.53%) Spring
15 31 (22.79%) Android
15 31 (22.79%) XSLT
15 31 (22.79%) SOA
16 29 (21.32%) Python
16 29 (21.32%) WebLogic
16 29 (21.32%) Ant
16 29 (21.32%) Web Development
17 28 (20.59%) Degree
17 28 (20.59%) Oracle Database
18 26 (19.12%) REST
18 26 (19.12%) Software Engineering
19 25 (18.38%) Oracle Database 11g
19 25 (18.38%) jQuery
19 25 (18.38%) UNIX
19 25 (18.38%) Apple iOS
19 25 (18.38%) Oracle SOA Suite

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (21.32%) WebLogic
2 25 (18.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (15.44%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.35%) Apache
5 8 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.15%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.41%) IIS
7 6 (4.41%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.74%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.74%) Jetty
8 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Photoshop
1 5 (3.68%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.74%) Internet
2 11 (8.09%) HTTP
3 6 (4.41%) Firewall
4 3 (2.21%) SSL
4 3 (2.21%) DNS
4 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.21%) DMZ
5 2 (1.47%) LDAP
5 2 (1.47%) OSPF
5 2 (1.47%) BGP
5 2 (1.47%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.47%) IGRP
5 2 (1.47%) TACACS
5 2 (1.47%) LAN
5 2 (1.47%) WAN
5 2 (1.47%) SMTP
6 1 (0.74%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 25 (18.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (17.65%) Oracle ODI
4 22 (16.18%) MySQL
5 20 (14.71%) Relational Database
6 19 (13.97%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.15%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
10 3 (2.21%) DTS
11 2 (1.47%) DB2
11 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.74%) QlikView
12 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (21.32%) Ant
2 10 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 6 (4.41%) Subversion
4 6 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.68%) MSBuild
5 5 (3.68%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 5 (3.68%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (3.68%) InstallShield
6 4 (2.94%) Maven
6 4 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.47%) JUnit
7 2 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.47%) JMeter
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.47%) Selenium
7 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.74%) PhoneGap
General
1 41 (30.15%) Finance
2 19 (13.97%) Banking
3 16 (11.76%) Marketing
4 10 (7.35%) Retail
5 5 (3.68%) Law
5 5 (3.68%) Legal
6 3 (2.21%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.47%) Electronics
7 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) French Language
8 1 (0.74%) German Language
Job Titles
1 78 (57.35%) Developer
2 23 (16.91%) Middleware Specialist
3 20 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.71%) Web Developer
4 15 (11.03%) UI Programmer
4 15 (11.03%) UI Developer
5 14 (10.29%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.35%) Consultant
8 8 (5.88%) Analyst
9 7 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Programmer
10 6 (4.41%) Java Programmer
11 5 (3.68%) GIS Consultant
11 5 (3.68%) GIS Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.94%) Architect
12 4 (2.94%) Applications Support
12 4 (2.94%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (63.97%) XML
2 85 (62.50%) Web Services
3 60 (44.12%) HTML
4 44 (32.35%) CSS
5 37 (27.21%) JSON
6 33 (24.26%) Middleware
7 32 (23.53%) Spring
8 31 (22.79%) XSLT
9 26 (19.12%) REST
10 25 (18.38%) jQuery
11 23 (16.91%) Hibernate
12 22 (16.18%) Ajax
12 22 (16.18%) RESTful
13 16 (11.76%) .NET
14 15 (11.03%) HTML5
15 13 (9.56%) Backbone.js
16 11 (8.09%) ASP.NET
17 9 (6.62%) JSP
17 9 (6.62%) J2EE
18 7 (5.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Digital Media
2 13 (9.56%) Graphic Design
2 13 (9.56%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.62%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.15%) Open Source
5 5 (3.68%) GIS
5 5 (3.68%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.21%) Social Media
8 2 (1.47%) DTV
9 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.74%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 47 (34.56%) Linux
2 31 (22.79%) Android
3 25 (18.38%) UNIX
3 25 (18.38%) Apple iOS
4 13 (9.56%) Windows
5 6 (4.41%) Debian
6 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.68%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.79%) SOA
2 29 (21.32%) Web Development
3 26 (19.12%) Software Engineering
4 24 (17.65%) BPMN
5 19 (13.97%) Business Analysis
5 19 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.24%) OOP
7 16 (11.76%) MVC
7 16 (11.76%) Android Development
7 16 (11.76%) iOS Development
8 14 (10.29%) OO
9 13 (9.56%) E-Commerce
10 12 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (8.09%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (8.09%) Waterfall
12 8 (5.88%) Multithreading
13 7 (5.15%) Automated Testing
13 7 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.15%) Project Management
14 6 (4.41%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (63.24%) Java
2 55 (40.44%) JavaScript
3 54 (39.71%) SQL
4 29 (21.32%) Python
5 24 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 24 (17.65%) XQuery
6 19 (13.97%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 16 (11.76%) Jython
8 15 (11.03%) PHP
9 11 (8.09%) C#
10 7 (5.15%) XPath
10 7 (5.15%) Perl
11 6 (4.41%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.68%) C++
12 5 (3.68%) VB
13 3 (2.21%) VBA
14 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.47%) C
14 2 (1.47%) Clojure
14 2 (1.47%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 28 (20.59%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (17.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 19 (13.97%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (2.94%) CA LISA
4 2 (1.47%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.47%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.74%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.74%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 51 (37.50%) Oracle
2 13 (9.56%) VMware
3 8 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.41%) Sybase
4 6 (4.41%) Green Hat
5 5 (3.68%) Reuters
6 3 (2.21%) Informatica
6 3 (2.21%) JBoss
6 3 (2.21%) Cognos
7 2 (1.47%) SAP
7 2 (1.47%) Juniper
7 2 (1.47%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.47%) CA
7 2 (1.47%) HP
7 2 (1.47%) Cisco
7 2 (1.47%) IBM
7 2 (1.47%) F5
8 1 (0.74%) Vertica
8 1 (0.74%) Twitter
8 1 (0.74%) Alterian
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