The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 104 127
Rank change year-on-year +24 +23  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 62 60 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.65% 2.03% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 5.57% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 8
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £30,000 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £63,400
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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 987 1078 1196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.25% 36.42% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 599 704 758
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

SOAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SOAP in Scotland

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Scotland

SOAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +29 37 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Edinburgh -16 18 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Perth and Kinross - 2 £72,500 - 2
Dundee - 1 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £30,000 - 1
Moray - 1 - -
SOAP
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 67 (75.28%) Java
2 62 (69.66%) XML
3 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (62.92%) SQL
5 41 (46.07%) Web Services
6 40 (44.94%) Spring
7 33 (37.08%) OO
8 31 (34.83%) Scrum
9 30 (33.71%) HTML
9 30 (33.71%) Relational Database
10 28 (31.46%) Finance
10 28 (31.46%) JSON
11 26 (29.21%) Maven
11 26 (29.21%) TDD
11 26 (29.21%) Unix
12 25 (28.09%) REST
13 24 (26.97%) Hibernate
13 24 (26.97%) Jenkins
14 23 (25.84%) CSS
15 21 (23.60%) J2EE
15 21 (23.60%) Oracle
15 21 (23.60%) Software Engineering
15 21 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
17 19 (21.35%) Banking
18 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (20.22%) C#
18 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
18 18 (20.22%) DB2
18 18 (20.22%) JUnit

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (13.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (8.99%) JBoss
3 5 (5.62%) Apache
3 5 (5.62%) CMS
3 5 (5.62%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.62%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.37%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.25%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.25%) FileNet
5 2 (2.25%) SAS
6 1 (1.12%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) GitHub
3 4 (4.49%) iPaaS
3 4 (4.49%) PaaS
3 4 (4.49%) SaaS
4 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) LDAP
2 1 (1.12%) SMS
2 1 (1.12%) SSH
2 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.71%) Relational Database
2 18 (20.22%) DB2
2 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
3 12 (13.48%) Oracle Database
3 12 (13.48%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (6.74%) KDB
5 6 (6.74%) Kdb+
6 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.62%) MySQL
7 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.25%) Big Data
10 1 (1.12%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (29.21%) Maven
2 24 (26.97%) Jenkins
3 18 (20.22%) JUnit
4 15 (16.85%) Git (software)
5 14 (15.73%) Ant
6 13 (14.61%) Hudson
7 10 (11.24%) Eclipse
7 10 (11.24%) Subversion
8 9 (10.11%) Visual Studio
9 7 (7.87%) Gradle
10 6 (6.74%) JIRA
10 6 (6.74%) Moq
10 6 (6.74%) NUnit
11 5 (5.62%) Concordion
11 5 (5.62%) JBehave
11 5 (5.62%) NSubstitute
12 4 (4.49%) ClearCase
12 4 (4.49%) Jasmine
13 3 (3.37%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 19 (21.35%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Local Government
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
4 2 (2.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (70.79%) Developer
2 42 (47.19%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.35%) Senior Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Software Developer
5 10 (11.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (10.11%) Java Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Consultant
7 7 (7.87%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Lead Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Lead Java Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.49%) Architect
10 4 (4.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) SOA Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Android Engineer
11 3 (3.37%) C# WPF Developer
11 3 (3.37%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (69.66%) XML
2 41 (46.07%) Web Services
3 40 (44.94%) Spring
4 30 (33.71%) HTML
5 28 (31.46%) JSON
6 25 (28.09%) REST
7 24 (26.97%) Hibernate
8 23 (25.84%) CSS
9 21 (23.60%) J2EE
10 18 (20.22%) JMS
11 17 (19.10%) .NET
12 16 (17.98%) Java EE
13 14 (15.73%) AngularJS
14 11 (12.36%) JPA
14 11 (12.36%) XSD
15 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET
15 10 (11.24%) Middleware
16 9 (10.11%) XSLT
17 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (8.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Derivative
1 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (7.87%) OTC Derivatives
2 5 (5.62%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.62%) Fixed Income
2 5 (5.62%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.37%) User Experience
4 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.25%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.25%) W3C
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Fintech
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.12%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.21%) Unix
2 14 (15.73%) Linux
3 7 (7.87%) Android
3 7 (7.87%) Windows
4 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Solaris
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) OO
3 31 (34.83%) Scrum
4 26 (29.21%) TDD
5 21 (23.60%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (23.60%) Software Engineering
6 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (20.22%) Unit Testing
7 17 (19.10%) SOA
8 16 (17.98%) OOA/OOD
9 14 (15.73%) Microservices
10 12 (13.48%) DevOps
10 12 (13.48%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (13.48%) Mentoring
10 12 (13.48%) MVC
10 12 (13.48%) OOD
11 11 (12.36%) Open Source
12 10 (11.24%) Multithreading
13 9 (10.11%) Web Development
14 8 (8.99%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 67 (75.28%) Java
2 56 (62.92%) SQL
3 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.22%) C#
5 14 (15.73%) Shell Script
6 12 (13.48%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.74%) XPath
8 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.49%) Perl
9 4 (4.49%) Python
10 3 (3.37%) PHP
10 3 (3.37%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.25%) C++
11 2 (2.25%) Ruby
11 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.12%) Korn
12 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) MiFID
2 2 (2.25%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.25%) EMIR
2 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Docker
2 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Oracle
2 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.99%) Sybase
4 7 (7.87%) Perforce
4 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.62%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.37%) IBM
6 3 (3.37%) Infragistics
6 3 (3.37%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.25%) Alterian
7 2 (2.25%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.25%) Guidewire
7 2 (2.25%) Informatica
7 2 (2.25%) Splunk
7 2 (2.25%) Twitter
7 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.12%) SAP
8 1 (1.12%) TIBCO
Glasgow
CCA Recruitment
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pension, Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Perth & Kinross
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Perth & Kinross
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
East Kilbride, Scotland
Traveltek Limited
Salary: £24k - £38k
Posted: 8 days ago
Bathgate
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Perth, Perthshire
Aviva
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 15 days ago