The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 224 226 238
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 16 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.51% 1.70% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 12
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,250 £44,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1058 1116 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.17% 15.13% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 906 964 969
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
SoapUI
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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 +4 8 £50,000 +73.91%
Merseyside - 4 £35,000 -
Cheshire -10 2 £35,000 +40.00%
Lancashire - 2 £38,250 - 2
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 27 (77.14%) Selenium
2 19 (54.29%) Test Automation
2 19 (54.29%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) SOAP
3 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 14 (40.00%) C#
5 13 (37.14%) Windows
5 13 (37.14%) QA
6 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
6 12 (34.29%) Web Services
6 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
7 11 (31.43%) C++
8 10 (28.57%) SQL
8 10 (28.57%) .NET
8 10 (28.57%) Test Strategy
8 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Linux
10 8 (22.86%) Oracle
10 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.86%) TDD
10 8 (22.86%) Automated Testing
10 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Gherkin
11 7 (20.00%) Open Source
11 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (20.00%) ISEB
12 6 (17.14%) J2EE
12 6 (17.14%) XML
12 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
12 6 (17.14%) System Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (11.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (77.14%) Selenium
2 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
4 6 (17.14%) Hudson
4 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.43%) Ant
5 4 (11.43%) Toad
5 4 (11.43%) ERwin
5 4 (11.43%) Log4j
5 4 (11.43%) Maven
6 3 (8.57%) JIRA
7 2 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (5.71%) JUnit
7 2 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.71%) LoadUI
7 2 (5.71%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.86%) UltraEdit
8 1 (2.86%) eggPlant
General
1 5 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Test Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Tester
4 7 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Tester
5 6 (17.14%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Lead Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Automation Tester
7 4 (11.43%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
8 3 (8.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) SOAP
2 12 (34.29%) Web Services
3 10 (28.57%) .NET
4 8 (22.86%) Gherkin
5 6 (17.14%) J2EE
5 6 (17.14%) XML
6 4 (11.43%) XSD
6 4 (11.43%) EJB
6 4 (11.43%) Servlets
6 4 (11.43%) JMS
6 4 (11.43%) JAX-RPC
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.86%) CSS
8 1 (2.86%) XSL
8 1 (2.86%) XSLT
8 1 (2.86%) Ajax
8 1 (2.86%) JSON
8 1 (2.86%) WCF
8 1 (2.86%) jQuery
8 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Open Source
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
3 3 (8.57%) Online Games
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) AIX
3 4 (11.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Test Automation
2 10 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) TDD
3 8 (22.86%) Automated Testing
4 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
5 6 (17.14%) System Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Automation Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (11.43%) RAD
7 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.43%) BDD
8 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
2 14 (40.00%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) C++
4 10 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (11.43%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) XQuery
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) IBM
2 4 (11.43%) Actimize
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
Preston, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum (Dependent on Experience)
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