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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 222 226 235
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 18 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.57% 1.77% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 13
Average salary £36,250 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,250 £43,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1150 1076 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.07% 14.86% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 991 933 1009
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 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 30 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 +2 7 £55,000 +83.33%
Merseyside - 6 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire +1 3 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Cheshire -15 2 £35,000 +40.00%
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 26 (76.47%) Selenium
2 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
2 19 (55.88%) SOAP
3 18 (52.94%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) C#
4 15 (44.12%) WebDriver
5 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
6 13 (38.24%) C++
6 13 (38.24%) Windows
7 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 11 (32.35%) QA
9 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
9 10 (29.41%) Web Services
10 9 (26.47%) SQL
10 9 (26.47%) .NET
10 9 (26.47%) Linux
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle
11 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
11 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
12 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (20.59%) Automation Testing
12 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (20.59%) Games
13 6 (17.65%) ISEB
13 6 (17.65%) TDD
13 6 (17.65%) XML
13 6 (17.65%) Hudson
13 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
13 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
13 6 (17.65%) System Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (76.47%) Selenium
2 15 (44.12%) WebDriver
3 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
4 6 (17.65%) Hudson
4 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
5 5 (14.71%) JIRA
6 4 (11.76%) ERwin
6 4 (11.76%) Log4j
6 4 (11.76%) Ant
6 4 (11.76%) Toad
6 4 (11.76%) Maven
7 3 (8.82%) eggPlant
7 3 (8.82%) Facilita Forecast
8 2 (5.88%) JMeter
8 2 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (5.88%) LoadUI
8 2 (5.88%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
General
1 7 (20.59%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Tester
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Automation Tester
4 5 (14.71%) QA Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Tester
6 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) SOAP
2 10 (29.41%) Web Services
3 9 (26.47%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) XML
5 5 (14.71%) Gherkin
6 4 (11.76%) XSD
6 4 (11.76%) J2EE
6 4 (11.76%) EJB
6 4 (11.76%) Servlets
6 4 (11.76%) JMS
6 4 (11.76%) JAX-RPC
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.94%) JSON
8 1 (2.94%) WCF
8 1 (2.94%) jQuery
8 1 (2.94%) Ajax
8 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.94%) HTML5
8 1 (2.94%) XSL
8 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Online Games
1 5 (14.71%) Open Source
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) AIX
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
2 10 (29.41%) Test Strategy
3 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.59%) Automation Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) TDD
5 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
5 6 (17.65%) System Testing
5 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
7 4 (11.76%) RAD
7 4 (11.76%) BDD
7 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.76%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
8 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) C#
3 13 (38.24%) C++
4 9 (26.47%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) Actimize
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
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