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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 97 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 74 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.98% 1.51% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.30% 4.14% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 55 29 32
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,800 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £48,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
1395 1111 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.35% 36.46% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 927 769 840
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
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
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +12 32 £41,500 +18.57% 5
Glasgow -11 28 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Stirling - 8 £47,500 -
West Lothian +13 4 £47,500 - 1
Fife - 1 £47,500 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 99 (65.56%) Web Services
2 93 (61.59%) Java
3 90 (59.60%) XML
4 74 (49.01%) HTML
5 62 (41.06%) JavaScript
6 59 (39.07%) SQL
7 55 (36.42%) CSS
8 52 (34.44%) Oracle
9 48 (31.79%) Linux
10 44 (29.14%) Finance
11 42 (27.81%) JSON
12 39 (25.83%) Internet
13 36 (23.84%) REST
14 35 (23.18%) SOA
14 35 (23.18%) Spring
15 34 (22.52%) Android
16 33 (21.85%) Middleware
17 32 (21.19%) jQuery
18 31 (20.53%) WebLogic
18 31 (20.53%) Oracle Database
19 30 (19.87%) XSLT
20 29 (19.21%) Python
20 29 (19.21%) Ant
21 28 (18.54%) Web Development
22 26 (17.22%) Degree
22 26 (17.22%) Oracle Database 11g
22 26 (17.22%) Apple iOS
23 25 (16.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
23 25 (16.56%) MySQL
23 25 (16.56%) PL/SQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (20.53%) WebLogic
2 25 (16.56%) WebSphere
2 25 (16.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (9.27%) Tomcat
4 13 (8.61%) Apache
5 9 (5.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.64%) IIS
7 6 (3.97%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.32%) Mule
9 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.66%) Jetty
9 1 (0.66%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.66%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 1 (0.66%) CMS
9 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (4.64%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.97%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 39 (25.83%) Internet
2 11 (7.28%) HTTP
3 6 (3.97%) Firewall
4 4 (2.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.99%) DNS
5 3 (1.99%) SSL
5 3 (1.99%) DMZ
6 2 (1.32%) LDAP
6 2 (1.32%) LAN
6 2 (1.32%) WAN
6 2 (1.32%) SMTP
6 2 (1.32%) OSPF
6 2 (1.32%) BGP
6 2 (1.32%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.32%) IGRP
6 2 (1.32%) TACACS
7 1 (0.66%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.53%) Oracle Database
2 26 (17.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (16.56%) MySQL
4 24 (15.89%) Oracle ODI
5 23 (15.23%) SQL Server
6 19 (12.58%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.30%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.97%) DTS
9 4 (2.65%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.65%) DB2
10 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.66%) QlikView
11 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.66%) OLTP
11 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.66%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (19.21%) Ant
2 12 (7.95%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.28%) SoapUI
4 8 (5.30%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.64%) JUnit
5 7 (4.64%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (4.64%) Subversion
6 6 (3.97%) Maven
6 6 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.97%) Selenium
7 5 (3.31%) MSBuild
7 5 (3.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 5 (3.31%) InstallShield
8 4 (2.65%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.99%) Mockito
9 3 (1.99%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.99%) JMeter
9 3 (1.99%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.32%) NUnit
10 2 (1.32%) Moq
General
1 44 (29.14%) Finance
2 19 (12.58%) Marketing
3 17 (11.26%) Banking
4 13 (8.61%) Retail
5 5 (3.31%) Electronics
5 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.31%) Law
5 5 (3.31%) Legal
5 5 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.99%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) French Language
7 1 (0.66%) German Language
7 1 (0.66%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (57.62%) Developer
2 26 (17.22%) Web Developer
3 23 (15.23%) Middleware Specialist
4 21 (13.91%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.93%) UI Developer
5 15 (9.93%) UI Programmer
6 13 (8.61%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.28%) Consultant
8 10 (6.62%) Analyst
9 9 (5.96%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.97%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Programmer
10 6 (3.97%) Java Programmer
11 5 (3.31%) GIS Consultant
11 5 (3.31%) GIS Developer
11 5 (3.31%) Architect
12 4 (2.65%) Test Analyst
12 4 (2.65%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.65%) .NET Developer
12 4 (2.65%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (65.56%) Web Services
2 90 (59.60%) XML
3 74 (49.01%) HTML
4 55 (36.42%) CSS
5 42 (27.81%) JSON
6 36 (23.84%) REST
7 35 (23.18%) Spring
8 33 (21.85%) Middleware
9 32 (21.19%) jQuery
10 30 (19.87%) XSLT
11 24 (15.89%) .NET
11 24 (15.89%) Hibernate
12 23 (15.23%) Ajax
13 21 (13.91%) RESTful
14 18 (11.92%) HTML5
15 14 (9.27%) Backbone.js
16 13 (8.61%) ASP.NET
17 12 (7.95%) JSP
18 11 (7.28%) J2EE
19 9 (5.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Digital Media
2 13 (8.61%) Graphic Design
3 11 (7.28%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.64%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.64%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.31%) DTV
5 5 (3.31%) GIS
6 4 (2.65%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.65%) Open Source
6 4 (2.65%) Social Media
7 2 (1.32%) iSeries
8 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.66%) FMCG
8 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (31.79%) Linux
2 34 (22.52%) Android
3 26 (17.22%) Apple iOS
4 22 (14.57%) UNIX
5 16 (10.60%) Windows
6 8 (5.30%) Debian
7 6 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.99%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.18%) SOA
2 28 (18.54%) Web Development
3 24 (15.89%) BPMN
4 21 (13.91%) Software Engineering
5 19 (12.58%) Business Analysis
5 19 (12.58%) OOP
5 19 (12.58%) MVC
6 18 (11.92%) OO
7 17 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (10.60%) Android Development
8 16 (10.60%) iOS Development
9 14 (9.27%) Automated Testing
10 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.28%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (7.28%) Waterfall
12 10 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.30%) Multithreading
13 8 (5.30%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.64%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 93 (61.59%) Java
2 62 (41.06%) JavaScript
3 59 (39.07%) SQL
4 29 (19.21%) Python
5 25 (16.56%) PL/SQL
6 24 (15.89%) XQuery
7 19 (12.58%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 16 (10.60%) Jython
9 15 (9.93%) PHP
10 13 (8.61%) C#
11 11 (7.28%) Perl
12 9 (5.96%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.97%) XPath
14 5 (3.31%) C++
14 5 (3.31%) T-SQL
14 5 (3.31%) VB
15 3 (1.99%) VBA
15 3 (1.99%) Clojure
15 3 (1.99%) ClojureScript
16 2 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (17.22%) Degree
2 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.97%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (15.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 19 (12.58%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (3.31%) CA LISA
4 2 (1.32%) HP NNM
4 2 (1.32%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.66%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.66%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 52 (34.44%) Oracle
2 9 (5.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.96%) VMware
3 6 (3.97%) Green Hat
4 5 (3.31%) SAP
4 5 (3.31%) JBoss
4 5 (3.31%) Sybase
4 5 (3.31%) Reuters
5 3 (1.99%) CA
5 3 (1.99%) Informatica
5 3 (1.99%) Cognos
5 3 (1.99%) Perforce
6 2 (1.32%) F5
6 2 (1.32%) Alterian
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco
6 2 (1.32%) IBM
6 2 (1.32%) HP
6 2 (1.32%) Juniper
6 2 (1.32%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IBI Group (UK) Limited
Salary: Competitve + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
West Lothian
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago