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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 110 110
Rank change year-on-year +39 0  
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 80 53 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.02% 1.87% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.82% 5.05% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 38
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 1023 1050 1115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.63% 37.05% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 669 552 691
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +25 40 £38,750 +7.63% 13
Edinburgh +11 34 £39,500 -5.95% 2
West Lothian - 4 £37,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 2 - -
Dundee - 1 £42,500 -
SOAP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 110 (77.46%) Java
2 84 (59.15%) XML
3 79 (55.63%) SQL
4 78 (54.93%) Web Services
5 76 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (53.52%) Spring
6 52 (36.62%) REST
7 50 (35.21%) OO
8 47 (33.10%) Maven
8 47 (33.10%) JSON
9 43 (30.28%) Git (software)
9 43 (30.28%) SQL Server
9 43 (30.28%) Relational Database
10 42 (29.58%) JavaScript
11 41 (28.87%) HTML
12 39 (27.46%) Scrum
13 38 (26.76%) Jenkins
14 37 (26.06%) Hibernate
14 37 (26.06%) .NET
14 37 (26.06%) Software Engineering
15 36 (25.35%) CSS
15 36 (25.35%) Unix
15 36 (25.35%) TDD
16 35 (24.65%) Unit Testing
17 34 (23.94%) RESTful
17 34 (23.94%) C#
18 32 (22.54%) Oracle
19 31 (21.83%) AngularJS
20 30 (21.13%) JMS
20 30 (21.13%) Finance

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 11 (7.75%) CMS
1 11 (7.75%) JBoss
1 11 (7.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 11 (7.75%) Tomcat
2 10 (7.04%) Apache
3 4 (2.82%) Alfresco
3 4 (2.82%) FileNet
3 4 (2.82%) SAS
3 4 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (2.82%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (12.68%) GitHub
3 11 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.82%) iPaaS
4 4 (2.82%) PaaS
5 3 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.93%) SSH
2 6 (4.23%) SSL
3 3 (2.11%) Internet
4 2 (1.41%) LDAP
4 2 (1.41%) SMS
5 1 (0.70%) AMQP
5 1 (0.70%) HTTP
5 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (30.28%) Relational Database
1 43 (30.28%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.79%) DB2
3 19 (13.38%) RDBMS
4 16 (11.27%) MongoDB
5 12 (8.45%) NoSQL
6 9 (6.34%) MySQL
6 9 (6.34%) Oracle Database
6 9 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (5.63%) KDB
7 8 (5.63%) Kdb+
7 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (4.23%) Big Data
9 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.82%) CouchDB
11 4 (2.82%) GIS
11 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 47 (33.10%) Maven
2 43 (30.28%) Git (software)
3 38 (26.76%) Jenkins
4 26 (18.31%) Ant
5 25 (17.61%) JUnit
6 21 (14.79%) Subversion
7 18 (12.68%) Hudson
8 14 (9.86%) Visual Studio
9 10 (7.04%) Gradle
10 9 (6.34%) Eclipse
10 9 (6.34%) JIRA
11 7 (4.93%) HttpUnit
11 7 (4.93%) JMeter
11 7 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (4.93%) TeamCity
12 6 (4.23%) GitLab
12 6 (4.23%) SoapUI
13 5 (3.52%) NSubstitute
13 5 (3.52%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (2.82%) Moq
General
1 30 (21.13%) Finance
2 27 (19.01%) Banking
3 10 (7.04%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.52%) Legal
5 4 (2.82%) Military
6 3 (2.11%) Marketing
6 3 (2.11%) Prime Brokerage
7 2 (1.41%) Local Government
7 2 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (71.83%) Developer
2 64 (45.07%) Java Developer
3 37 (26.06%) Senior Developer
4 26 (18.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (15.49%) Software Developer
6 10 (7.04%) Lead Developer
6 10 (7.04%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) Lead Java Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Applications Architect
8 7 (4.93%) Architect
8 7 (4.93%) Java Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (4.93%) ServiceNow Developer
9 6 (4.23%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.23%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.23%) Consultant
9 6 (4.23%) Java Team Leader
9 6 (4.23%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.52%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (2.82%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (59.15%) XML
2 78 (54.93%) Web Services
3 76 (53.52%) Spring
4 52 (36.62%) REST
5 47 (33.10%) JSON
6 41 (28.87%) HTML
7 37 (26.06%) .NET
7 37 (26.06%) Hibernate
8 36 (25.35%) CSS
9 34 (23.94%) RESTful
10 31 (21.83%) AngularJS
11 30 (21.13%) JMS
12 27 (19.01%) J2EE
13 22 (15.49%) ASP.NET
14 18 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (12.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (11.27%) jQuery
16 14 (9.86%) .NET Framework
17 12 (8.45%) Java EE
18 11 (7.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.63%) Derivative
3 8 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (5.63%) OTC Derivatives
4 6 (4.23%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.82%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.82%) User Experience
6 3 (2.11%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.11%) Tandem
6 3 (2.11%) W3C
7 2 (1.41%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.70%) Fintech
8 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.35%) Unix
2 23 (16.20%) Windows
3 19 (13.38%) Linux
4 9 (6.34%) Android
5 8 (5.63%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.23%) Solaris
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (35.21%) OO
3 39 (27.46%) Scrum
4 37 (26.06%) Software Engineering
5 36 (25.35%) TDD
6 35 (24.65%) Unit Testing
7 30 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (19.01%) SOA
9 23 (16.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (15.49%) MVC
11 21 (14.79%) Mentoring
12 19 (13.38%) Test Automation
13 18 (12.68%) DevOps
14 17 (11.97%) Microservices
14 17 (11.97%) OOA/OOD
14 17 (11.97%) OOD
15 14 (9.86%) Domain-Driven Design
15 14 (9.86%) Web Development
16 13 (9.15%) OOP
16 13 (9.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 110 (77.46%) Java
2 79 (55.63%) SQL
3 42 (29.58%) JavaScript
4 34 (23.94%) C#
5 16 (11.27%) Shell Script
6 11 (7.75%) PL/SQL
7 9 (6.34%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.63%) Python
9 7 (4.93%) PHP
9 7 (4.93%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.23%) Ruby
11 5 (3.52%) Perl
11 5 (3.52%) XPath
12 4 (2.82%) Scala
13 3 (2.11%) C++
14 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.70%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (17.61%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.82%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) MiFID
2 5 (3.52%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (3.52%) EMIR
3 4 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.63%) Docker
2 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) Oracle
2 11 (7.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.75%) Sybase
3 10 (7.04%) IBM
4 8 (5.63%) Perforce
5 7 (4.93%) Alterian
5 7 (4.93%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.52%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.82%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.82%) Guidewire
7 4 (2.82%) Informatica
7 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.82%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.82%) Splunk
8 3 (2.11%) Reuters
9 2 (1.41%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.41%) Twitter
9 2 (1.41%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.70%) Infragistics
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