Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 99 107
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +17
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 51 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.90% 1.51% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 3.83% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 42
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £36,500 £29,775
90th Percentile £58,875 £57,500 £54,525
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +13.33%

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 987 862 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.86% 39.47% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 671 574 591
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £62,125 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 49 (96.08%) Java
2 34 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 33 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 33 (64.71%) RESTful
4 31 (60.78%) C#
4 31 (60.78%) .NET
5 30 (58.82%) Degree
6 29 (56.86%) SQL
6 29 (56.86%) C++
6 29 (56.86%) Windows
7 28 (54.90%) GIS
7 28 (54.90%) Visual Studio
7 28 (54.90%) Software Testing
8 27 (52.94%) WPF
8 27 (52.94%) Swing
8 27 (52.94%) SOA
8 27 (52.94%) Big Data
8 27 (52.94%) Numerate Degree
8 27 (52.94%) Innovative Thinking
9 26 (50.98%) NetBeans
9 26 (50.98%) Robotics
9 26 (50.98%) Visualisation
10 13 (25.49%) Web Services
11 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (21.57%) REST
13 9 (17.65%) Finance
14 8 (15.69%) Scrum
14 8 (15.69%) JBoss
15 7 (13.73%) XML
16 6 (11.76%) TDD

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 (15.69%) JBoss
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) GitHub
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) AMQP
2 2 (3.92%) SSH
2 2 (3.92%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) GIS
2 27 (52.94%) Big Data
3 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.96%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 33 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 28 (54.90%) Visual Studio
3 26 (50.98%) NetBeans
4 3 (5.88%) Maven
5 2 (3.92%) GitLab
5 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) Mocha
6 1 (1.96%) MSTest
6 1 (1.96%) Protractor
6 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Military
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 31 (60.78%) Java Engineer
3 29 (56.86%) Java Software Engineer
4 26 (50.98%) C# Software Engineer
5 16 (31.37%) Developer
6 13 (25.49%) Java Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) GUI Software Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (3.92%) Java Development Team Leader
10 2 (3.92%) Java Team Leader
10 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (64.71%) RESTful
2 31 (60.78%) .NET
3 27 (52.94%) Swing
3 27 (52.94%) WPF
4 13 (25.49%) Web Services
5 11 (21.57%) REST
6 7 (13.73%) XML
7 6 (11.76%) JSON
8 5 (9.80%) JSF
8 5 (9.80%) Spring
9 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.88%) HTML
9 3 (5.88%) HTML5
9 3 (5.88%) LINQ
9 3 (5.88%) OpenGL
9 3 (5.88%) Qt
9 3 (5.88%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (50.98%) Robotics
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) iSeries
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 28 (54.90%) Software Testing
3 27 (52.94%) Innovative Thinking
3 27 (52.94%) SOA
4 26 (50.98%) Visualisation
5 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.69%) Scrum
7 6 (11.76%) OO
7 6 (11.76%) TDD
8 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
9 3 (5.88%) MVC
9 3 (5.88%) OOD
9 3 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.92%) Open Source
10 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (96.08%) Java
2 31 (60.78%) C#
3 29 (56.86%) C++
3 29 (56.86%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) Degree
2 27 (52.94%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe
3 1 (1.96%) IBM
3 1 (1.96%) KANA
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Perfecto Mobile
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat