Period
to 25 June 2018

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 6 months to 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 87 93
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +6
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 51 52 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.88% 2.21% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 5.63% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 56
Edinburgh median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,250 £57,500 £48,125
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% -5.88% +6.25%

SOAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 983 923 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.19% 39.26% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 631 596 496
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +11.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,375 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 40 (78.43%) Java
2 31 (60.78%) SQL
3 28 (54.90%) .NET
4 27 (52.94%) C#
5 23 (45.10%) Web Services
6 22 (43.14%) Visual Studio
7 21 (41.18%) RESTful
8 20 (39.22%) C++
8 20 (39.22%) Windows
8 20 (39.22%) Software Testing
8 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
9 19 (37.25%) WPF
9 19 (37.25%) Degree
9 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
9 19 (37.25%) NetBeans
9 19 (37.25%) Swing
9 19 (37.25%) SOA
9 19 (37.25%) GIS
9 19 (37.25%) Visualisation
9 19 (37.25%) REST
9 19 (37.25%) Big Data
10 18 (35.29%) Numerate Degree
10 18 (35.29%) Innovative Thinking
10 18 (35.29%) Robotics
11 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (23.53%) JSON
12 12 (23.53%) XML
12 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
13 11 (21.57%) Oracle
14 10 (19.61%) SQL Server

SOAP
Co-occurring 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 6 (11.76%) JBoss
2 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.96%) Maya
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) GitHub
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.88%) FTP
2 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) WinSCP
3 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) Big Data
1 19 (37.25%) GIS
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) DB2
4 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Visual Studio
2 20 (39.22%) Git (software)
3 19 (37.25%) NetBeans
4 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.88%) Bugzilla
5 3 (5.88%) ClearCase
5 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.88%) XMLSpy
6 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.92%) JIRA
6 2 (3.92%) JUnit
7 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.96%) Mockito
7 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.96%) TestNG
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Developer
1 23 (45.10%) Java Engineer
2 19 (37.25%) Java Software Engineer
2 19 (37.25%) Software Engineer
3 18 (35.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 13 (25.49%) Java Developer
5 12 (23.53%) Senior Java Engineer
6 10 (19.61%) Senior Developer
7 9 (17.65%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 9 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (17.65%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 9 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Java Programmer
9 4 (7.84%) Programmer
9 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
10 3 (5.88%) Consultant
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Java Programmer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) .NET
2 23 (45.10%) Web Services
3 21 (41.18%) RESTful
4 19 (37.25%) REST
4 19 (37.25%) Swing
4 19 (37.25%) WPF
5 12 (23.53%) JSON
5 12 (23.53%) XML
6 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
6 7 (13.73%) CSS
6 7 (13.73%) HTML
6 7 (13.73%) Spring
7 6 (11.76%) JSF
8 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (9.80%) LINQ
9 3 (5.88%) Ajax
9 3 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Robotics
2 4 (7.84%) Smartphone
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) DataPower
3 3 (5.88%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.92%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Android
4 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Software Testing
2 19 (37.25%) SOA
2 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
2 19 (37.25%) Visualisation
3 18 (35.29%) Innovative Thinking
4 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
6 9 (17.65%) OO
7 7 (13.73%) MVC
7 7 (13.73%) Scrum
8 4 (7.84%) API Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Case Management
8 4 (7.84%) Defect Management
8 4 (7.84%) Manual Testing
8 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.92%) Mobile Development
10 2 (3.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (78.43%) Java
2 31 (60.78%) SQL
3 27 (52.94%) C#
4 20 (39.22%) C++
5 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.84%) Kotlin
6 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.92%) C
8 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Degree
2 18 (35.29%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Google
2 3 (5.88%) HP
2 3 (5.88%) Remedy
3 2 (3.92%) Intel
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe
4 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.96%) Splunk