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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 216 219 267
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +48
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 32 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.29% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.61% 1.98% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 4
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £33,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
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
1228 959 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.65% 14.78% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 842 1151
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 January 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 30 January 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 +8 23 £36,500 -2.66% 4
Cheshire - 9 £37,500 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (70.00%) SOAP
2 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (54.00%) SQL
3 27 (54.00%) BDD
4 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (50.00%) .NET
5 22 (44.00%) Jenkins
6 21 (42.00%) QA
6 21 (42.00%) TDD
7 19 (38.00%) Selenium
7 19 (38.00%) Automated Testing
7 19 (38.00%) Automation Testing
8 18 (36.00%) SpecFlow
8 18 (36.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 18 (36.00%) System Testing
8 18 (36.00%) Java
8 18 (36.00%) Web Services
9 14 (28.00%) ISEB
10 13 (26.00%) TeamCity
10 13 (26.00%) Hudson
11 11 (22.00%) JIRA
11 11 (22.00%) Oracle
12 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
12 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
12 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
13 9 (18.00%) WebDriver
13 9 (18.00%) Cucumber
13 9 (18.00%) XML
14 8 (16.00%) C#
14 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (12.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (12.00%) Apache
1 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (12.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MySQL
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (38.00%) Selenium
3 18 (36.00%) SpecFlow
4 13 (26.00%) TeamCity
4 13 (26.00%) Hudson
5 11 (22.00%) JIRA
6 9 (18.00%) WebDriver
6 9 (18.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (12.00%) JMeter
7 6 (12.00%) Selenium IDE
7 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (6.00%) FitNesse
8 3 (6.00%) Maven
8 3 (6.00%) JUnit
8 3 (6.00%) Toad
9 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (4.00%) Games
1 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Tester
3 13 (26.00%) Test Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) QA Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Technical Tester
5 7 (14.00%) Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Technical Test Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Automation Tester
7 5 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (10.00%) QA Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) QA Tester
9 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Software Tester
10 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (70.00%) SOAP
2 25 (50.00%) .NET
3 18 (36.00%) Web Services
4 9 (18.00%) XML
5 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.00%) JSP
5 6 (12.00%) J2EE
5 6 (12.00%) REST
6 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Replication
2 2 (4.00%) Online Games
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (54.00%) BDD
3 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (42.00%) TDD
5 19 (38.00%) Automated Testing
5 19 (38.00%) Automation Testing
6 18 (36.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 18 (36.00%) System Testing
7 10 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Test Strategy
10 6 (12.00%) Pair Programming
10 6 (12.00%) Agile Testing
10 6 (12.00%) DevOps
11 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
12 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 18 (36.00%) Java
3 8 (16.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) ISEB
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Capita
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