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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 205 228 239
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 48 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.75% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.04% 1.36% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 9
Average salary £47,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +7.14%
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
1187 1100 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.48% 15.63% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 959 930
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,189
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SoapUI across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SoapUI Salary Histogram 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 5 May 2015. 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 +40 45 £47,000 +46.87% 7
Merseyside +15 2 £27,000 -22.85%
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 62 (76.54%) SQL
2 60 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (70.37%) SOAP
4 46 (56.79%) Web Services
5 44 (54.32%) Jenkins
6 38 (46.91%) .NET
7 37 (45.68%) TDD
7 37 (45.68%) BDD
7 37 (45.68%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (44.44%) Hudson
9 35 (43.21%) Automation Testing
9 35 (43.21%) Automated Testing
10 34 (41.98%) Compatibility Testing
10 34 (41.98%) System Testing
10 34 (41.98%) SpecFlow
11 32 (39.51%) Oracle Database
11 32 (39.51%) Oracle
12 30 (37.04%) ISEB
13 29 (35.80%) XML
13 29 (35.80%) TeamCity
14 27 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 27 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
14 27 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
14 27 (33.33%) WebLogic
14 27 (33.33%) SOA
14 27 (33.33%) Middleware
15 26 (32.10%) WSDL
15 26 (32.10%) XSD
15 26 (32.10%) XSLT
16 24 (29.63%) PL/SQL

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 27 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 27 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 27 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (8.64%) CMS
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (6.17%) IIS
3 5 (6.17%) Apache
3 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (39.51%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (6.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (54.32%) Jenkins
2 36 (44.44%) Hudson
3 34 (41.98%) SpecFlow
4 29 (35.80%) TeamCity
5 13 (16.05%) Selenium
6 8 (9.88%) JIRA
7 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
7 5 (6.17%) JMeter
7 5 (6.17%) JUnit
8 3 (3.70%) Maven
8 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.70%) Toad
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.23%) Ranorex
10 1 (1.23%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (1.23%) NUnit
General
1 9 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Analyst
2 22 (27.16%) Test Analyst
3 20 (24.69%) Tester
4 18 (22.22%) Developer
5 16 (19.75%) Technical Tester
6 14 (17.28%) Architect
6 14 (17.28%) Oracle Architect
6 14 (17.28%) Middleware Architect
7 12 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
8 11 (13.58%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 11 (13.58%) SOA Developer
9 7 (8.64%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (8.64%) Technical Test Analyst
10 5 (6.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (6.17%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (6.17%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.94%) Automation Tester
12 3 (3.70%) Test Leader
12 3 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
12 3 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (70.37%) SOAP
2 46 (56.79%) Web Services
3 38 (46.91%) .NET
4 29 (35.80%) XML
5 27 (33.33%) Middleware
6 26 (32.10%) WSDL
6 26 (32.10%) XSD
6 26 (32.10%) XSLT
7 24 (29.63%) JMS
8 16 (19.75%) Oracle Fusion
9 12 (14.81%) J2EE
10 7 (8.64%) WebCenter
10 7 (8.64%) Oracle ADF
11 5 (6.17%) REST
11 5 (6.17%) JSP
12 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
13 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Replication
2 7 (8.64%) Open Source
3 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.68%) TDD
2 37 (45.68%) BDD
2 37 (45.68%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (43.21%) Automation Testing
3 35 (43.21%) Automated Testing
4 34 (41.98%) Compatibility Testing
4 34 (41.98%) System Testing
5 27 (33.33%) SOA
6 23 (28.40%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (20.99%) Regression Testing
7 17 (20.99%) Manual Testing
7 17 (20.99%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (9.88%) Data Management
8 8 (9.88%) Master Data Management
9 7 (8.64%) Content Management
10 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.17%) DevOps
12 4 (4.94%) Integration Testing
12 4 (4.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 62 (76.54%) SQL
2 24 (29.63%) PL/SQL
3 12 (14.81%) Java
4 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.47%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) Scala
6 1 (1.23%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (37.04%) ISEB
2 22 (27.16%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
1 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Oracle
2 7 (8.64%) Stellent
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) VMware
3 5 (6.17%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Capita
4 1 (1.23%) Retek
Manchester, Lancashire
33-6 Consultancy Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
33-6 Consultancy Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Test People
Salary: Salary Dependent on Experience - Excellent Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago