The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 236 238 242
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 18 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.41% 0.82% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 7
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
SoapUI
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1281 976 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.49% 14.57% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 856 1045
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SoapUI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SoapUI Salary Trend in the North West

SoapUI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Manchester -9 6 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Merseyside +16 5 £35,000 -
Cheshire -9 5 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Lancashire -3 2 £37,500 +25.00%
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 24 (70.59%) Selenium
2 23 (67.65%) SOAP
3 21 (61.76%) Java
4 18 (52.94%) C#
5 17 (50.00%) WebDriver
6 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
8 13 (38.24%) QA
9 12 (35.29%) Test Strategy
9 12 (35.29%) C++
9 12 (35.29%) Windows
10 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
11 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
12 9 (26.47%) Oracle
12 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
12 9 (26.47%) SQL
12 9 (26.47%) .NET
12 9 (26.47%) Games
13 8 (23.53%) UNIX
13 8 (23.53%) Linux
14 7 (20.59%) Web Services
14 7 (20.59%) JIRA
14 7 (20.59%) Online Games
15 6 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (17.65%) Selenium IDE
15 6 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
15 6 (17.65%) XML
15 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
16 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
17 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Selenium
2 17 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
4 7 (20.59%) JIRA
5 6 (17.65%) Selenium IDE
5 6 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (11.76%) Ant
6 4 (11.76%) Toad
6 4 (11.76%) ERwin
6 4 (11.76%) Maven
6 4 (11.76%) Log4j
7 3 (8.82%) eggPlant
7 3 (8.82%) Facilita Forecast
8 2 (5.88%) FitNesse
8 2 (5.88%) JMeter
9 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.94%) UltraEdit
General
1 9 (26.47%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Tester
2 9 (26.47%) Automation Tester
3 8 (23.53%) Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) QA Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.76%) QA Tester
5 4 (11.76%) QA Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Tester
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) SOAP
2 9 (26.47%) .NET
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) XML
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.76%) EJB
5 4 (11.76%) J2EE
5 4 (11.76%) XSD
5 4 (11.76%) Servlets
5 4 (11.76%) JMS
5 4 (11.76%) JAX-RPC
6 3 (8.82%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.94%) HTML
7 1 (2.94%) XSL
7 1 (2.94%) XSLT
7 1 (2.94%) CSS
7 1 (2.94%) Ajax
7 1 (2.94%) JSON
7 1 (2.94%) WCF
7 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Online Games
2 3 (8.82%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) UNIX
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) AIX
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
3 12 (35.29%) Test Strategy
4 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
6 4 (11.76%) RAD
7 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) C#
3 12 (35.29%) C++
4 9 (26.47%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) XQuery
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Actimize
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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