Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 116 109
Rank change year-on-year +36 -7 -15
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 80 21 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.95% 0.91% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.09% 2.77% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 45
Edinburgh median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £39,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £49,000
Scotland median annual salary £39,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -17.89% +14.46% +4.08%

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 989 758 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.45% 32.74% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 638 537 643
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 67 (83.75%) Java
2 57 (71.25%) Git (software)
3 54 (67.50%) Software Engineering
4 50 (62.50%) RESTful
5 37 (46.25%) Degree
6 34 (42.50%) .NET
6 34 (42.50%) Windows
7 32 (40.00%) Web Services
7 32 (40.00%) C#
8 29 (36.25%) GIS
8 29 (36.25%) SQL
8 29 (36.25%) Swing
8 29 (36.25%) Software Testing
8 29 (36.25%) Big Data
8 29 (36.25%) Numerate Degree
8 29 (36.25%) Innovative Thinking
9 25 (31.25%) REST
10 23 (28.75%) AngularJS
10 23 (28.75%) C++
11 22 (27.50%) Spring
12 21 (26.25%) XML
13 18 (22.50%) SOA
14 17 (21.25%) Visual Studio
15 16 (20.00%) NetBeans
15 16 (20.00%) Maven
15 16 (20.00%) JSON
15 16 (20.00%) Robotics
15 16 (20.00%) WPF
15 16 (20.00%) Visualisation
16 15 (18.75%) JavaScript

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 14 (17.50%) JBoss
2 5 (6.25%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) GitHub
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) IaaS
3 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) SSH
1 13 (16.25%) SSL
2 6 (7.50%) AMQP
3 2 (2.50%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) RTSP
4 1 (1.25%) Firewall
4 1 (1.25%) Internet
4 1 (1.25%) IPv4
4 1 (1.25%) LDAP
4 1 (1.25%) RTCP
4 1 (1.25%) RTP
4 1 (1.25%) SMS
4 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) Big Data
1 29 (36.25%) GIS
2 9 (11.25%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.75%) MySQL
4 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (71.25%) Git (software)
2 17 (21.25%) Visual Studio
3 16 (20.00%) Maven
3 16 (20.00%) NetBeans
4 13 (16.25%) GitLab
5 3 (3.75%) Ant
5 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.75%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.75%) Subversion
6 2 (2.50%) HttpUnit
6 2 (2.50%) JMeter
6 2 (2.50%) JUnit
6 2 (2.50%) Selenium
7 1 (1.25%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.25%) TestLink
General
1 13 (16.25%) Military
2 11 (13.75%) Finance
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Electronics
4 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
4 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (51.25%) Software Engineer
2 30 (37.50%) Developer
3 23 (28.75%) Java Engineer
4 20 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 19 (23.75%) Java Developer
6 17 (21.25%) C# Software Engineer
7 9 (11.25%) Java Team Leader
7 9 (11.25%) ServiceNow Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Team Leader
8 7 (8.75%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Lead Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Lead Java Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) GUI Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Software Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
12 2 (2.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (62.50%) RESTful
2 34 (42.50%) .NET
3 32 (40.00%) Web Services
4 29 (36.25%) Swing
5 25 (31.25%) REST
6 23 (28.75%) AngularJS
7 22 (27.50%) Spring
8 21 (26.25%) XML
9 16 (20.00%) JSON
9 16 (20.00%) WPF
10 13 (16.25%) JDBC
10 13 (16.25%) Spring Security
11 12 (15.00%) HTML
12 10 (12.50%) Ajax
12 10 (12.50%) CSS
13 9 (11.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
14 6 (7.50%) OpenGL
14 6 (7.50%) Qt
14 6 (7.50%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Robotics
2 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) iSeries
4 1 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (42.50%) Windows
2 15 (18.75%) Unix
3 10 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Android
4 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (67.50%) Software Engineering
2 29 (36.25%) Innovative Thinking
2 29 (36.25%) Software Testing
3 18 (22.50%) SOA
4 16 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 14 (17.50%) Mentoring
6 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.00%) OO
8 11 (13.75%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.25%) Analytics
10 9 (11.25%) ITSM
10 9 (11.25%) Presales
10 9 (11.25%) Workflow
11 8 (10.00%) TDD
12 7 (8.75%) Scrum
13 6 (7.50%) Mathematics
13 6 (7.50%) OOD
13 6 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (83.75%) Java
2 32 (40.00%) C#
3 29 (36.25%) SQL
4 23 (28.75%) C++
5 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.50%) PHP
6 2 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (1.25%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (46.25%) Degree
2 29 (36.25%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) ServiceNow
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) Alterian
3 2 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe
4 1 (1.25%) IBM
4 1 (1.25%) KANA
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat