The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 183 175 185
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.10% 0.053%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 0.76% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
SoapUI
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
671 527 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.30% 13.66% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 554 458 555
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SoapUI
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Manchester region.

SoapUI Salary Trend in Manchester

SoapUI
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SoapUI Salary Histogram in Manchester

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SoapUI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SoapUI.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) SOAP
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 6 (42.86%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) ISEB
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
4 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (28.57%) Hudson
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (28.57%) System Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 4 (28.57%) ERwin
4 4 (28.57%) UNIX

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SoapUI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SoapUI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
3 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 4 (28.57%) Hudson
3 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) Ant
3 4 (28.57%) Toad
3 4 (28.57%) ERwin
3 4 (28.57%) Log4j
3 4 (28.57%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) UltraEdit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Lead Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) SOAP
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) XSD
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 4 (28.57%) EJB
3 4 (28.57%) JMS
3 4 (28.57%) JAX-RPC
3 4 (28.57%) Servlets
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) XSL
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) AIX
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) System Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) RAD
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) XQuery
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Actimize
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft