Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 76 104
Rank change year-on-year -9 +28 -11
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 67 76 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.67% 2.87% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.96% 7.75% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 35
Edinburgh median annual salary £34,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.39% -9.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £63,500 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -11.11% +12.50%

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 963 981 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 38.32% 37.10% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 603 629 499
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 52 (77.61%) Java
2 44 (65.67%) SQL
3 35 (52.24%) .NET
4 34 (50.75%) C#
5 30 (44.78%) Software Engineering
6 29 (43.28%) Software Testing
6 29 (43.28%) RESTful
7 28 (41.79%) Web Services
7 28 (41.79%) Visual Studio
7 28 (41.79%) Windows
7 28 (41.79%) Degree
8 27 (40.30%) NetBeans
8 27 (40.30%) Swing
8 27 (40.30%) SOA
8 27 (40.30%) C++
8 27 (40.30%) Visualisation
8 27 (40.30%) Git (software)
8 27 (40.30%) Big Data
9 26 (38.81%) Numerate Degree
9 26 (38.81%) Innovative Thinking
9 26 (38.81%) Storage Management
9 26 (38.81%) GIS
9 26 (38.81%) Robotics
9 26 (38.81%) WPF
10 25 (37.31%) REST
11 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
12 18 (26.87%) Spring
13 16 (23.88%) Unit Testing
13 16 (23.88%) OO
14 12 (17.91%) XML

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 8 (11.94%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.49%) SAS
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.49%) Maya
1 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) HTTPS
2 4 (5.97%) FTP
2 4 (5.97%) WinSCP
3 3 (4.48%) HTTP
4 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.30%) Big Data
2 26 (38.81%) GIS
3 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (41.79%) Visual Studio
2 27 (40.30%) Git (software)
2 27 (40.30%) NetBeans
3 12 (17.91%) SoapUI
4 9 (13.43%) JUnit
5 5 (7.46%) Hudson
5 5 (7.46%) Selenium
6 4 (5.97%) Bugzilla
6 4 (5.97%) ClearCase
6 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.97%) XMLSpy
7 2 (2.99%) JIRA
7 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.49%) Mockito
8 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.49%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.49%) TestNG
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Military
3 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Java Engineer
2 29 (43.28%) Software Engineer
3 27 (40.30%) Java Software Engineer
4 26 (38.81%) C# Software Engineer
5 25 (37.31%) Developer
6 18 (26.87%) Java Developer
7 17 (25.37%) Senior Java Engineer
8 11 (16.42%) Junior
9 10 (14.93%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 10 (14.93%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 10 (14.93%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (13.43%) Graduate
10 9 (13.43%) Graduate Java Engineer
10 9 (13.43%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
10 9 (13.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 9 (13.43%) Junior C# Software Engineer
10 9 (13.43%) Junior Java Software Engineer
10 9 (13.43%) Junior Software Engineer
10 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
10 9 (13.43%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (52.24%) .NET
2 29 (43.28%) RESTful
3 28 (41.79%) Web Services
4 27 (40.30%) Swing
5 26 (38.81%) WPF
6 25 (37.31%) REST
7 18 (26.87%) Spring
8 12 (17.91%) CSS
8 12 (17.91%) HTML
8 12 (17.91%) JSON
8 12 (17.91%) XML
9 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
10 7 (10.45%) Java EE
11 6 (8.96%) Apache MINA
11 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
11 6 (8.96%) JDBC
12 5 (7.46%) Ajax
13 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
13 4 (5.97%) FIX Protocol
13 4 (5.97%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Robotics
2 8 (11.94%) Smartphone
3 6 (8.96%) Fintech
4 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.97%) DataPower
5 4 (5.97%) SWIFT
6 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.49%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.49%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Unix
3 3 (4.48%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Software Engineering
2 29 (43.28%) Software Testing
3 27 (40.30%) SOA
3 27 (40.30%) Visualisation
4 26 (38.81%) Innovative Thinking
4 26 (38.81%) Storage Management
5 16 (23.88%) OO
5 16 (23.88%) Unit Testing
6 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.43%) Case Management
7 6 (8.96%) API Testing
7 6 (8.96%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (8.96%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (7.46%) Defect Management
8 5 (7.46%) Manual Testing
8 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.97%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (5.97%) MVC
9 4 (5.97%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (5.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 52 (77.61%) Java
2 44 (65.67%) SQL
3 34 (50.75%) C#
4 27 (40.30%) C++
5 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.94%) Kotlin
7 6 (8.96%) Java 8
7 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (41.79%) Degree
2 26 (38.81%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) HP
3 4 (5.97%) Remedy
4 2 (2.99%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) Intel
5 1 (1.49%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.49%) Splunk