The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 77 59 84
Rank change year-on-year -18 +25  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 18 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.60% 2.69% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.82% 9.05% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 6
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -6.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,700 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 471 398 492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 41.79% 29.79% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 300 284 330
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing SOAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Edinburgh

SOAP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Edinburgh

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Edinburgh

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 23 (74.19%) Java
1 23 (74.19%) XML
2 21 (67.74%) Web Services
3 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 14 (45.16%) HTML
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (41.94%) Finance
6 12 (38.71%) REST
7 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
7 11 (35.48%) CSS
7 11 (35.48%) Spring
8 10 (32.26%) Oracle
8 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
9 9 (29.03%) .NET
9 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
9 9 (29.03%) Maven
10 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
10 8 (25.81%) JUnit
11 7 (22.58%) C#
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
11 7 (22.58%) MVC
11 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (22.58%) JPA
11 7 (22.58%) Open Source
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
11 7 (22.58%) Degree
11 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework
11 7 (22.58%) AngularJS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.68%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) iPaaS
2 4 (12.90%) PaaS
2 4 (12.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Jenkins
2 9 (29.03%) Maven
3 8 (25.81%) JUnit
4 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
5 5 (16.13%) NSubstitute
5 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
6 4 (12.90%) JIRA
7 3 (9.68%) Jasmine
7 3 (9.68%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (9.68%) Moq
7 3 (9.68%) NUnit
8 2 (6.45%) HttpUnit
8 2 (6.45%) JMeter
8 2 (6.45%) Selenium
8 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.23%) Ant
9 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Local Government
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) XML
2 21 (67.74%) Web Services
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) REST
5 11 (35.48%) CSS
5 11 (35.48%) Spring
6 9 (29.03%) .NET
6 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
7 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
7 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework
7 7 (22.58%) JPA
8 6 (19.35%) J2EE
8 6 (19.35%) Java EE
9 5 (16.13%) Middleware
9 5 (16.13%) WCF
9 5 (16.13%) XSD
9 5 (16.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.45%) W3C
2 1 (3.23%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Android
4 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
3 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) Open Source
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.13%) Microservices
5 5 (16.13%) Presales
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) SOA
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) API Testing
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
6 4 (12.90%) OO
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
5 6 (19.35%) XPath
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) MuleSoft
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Alterian
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