The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 56 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.75% 2.00% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
80 50 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.27% 7.69% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 78 46 93
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SoapUI
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SoapUI Salary Trend in Merseyside

SoapUI
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +17 7 £35,000 -
SoapUI
North West

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) Test Strategy
2 10 (83.33%) Selenium
2 10 (83.33%) Cucumber
3 9 (75.00%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) SOAP
3 9 (75.00%) Games
4 7 (58.33%) JIRA
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Online Games
4 7 (58.33%) WebDriver
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
6 2 (16.67%) Hudson
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
1 10 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (16.67%) Hudson
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
General
1 9 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Tester
2 7 (58.33%) Automation Tester
3 3 (25.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Online Games
2 3 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) C++
1 9 (75.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA