The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 137 133 127
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.089% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.87% 0.76% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £25,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
SoapUI
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
345 263 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.71% 11.68% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 280 216 226
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SoapUI
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SoapUI Salary Trend in Reading

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) LoadUI
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
5 2 (33.33%) SAP
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) JMS
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) OOP
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) SQLPlus
5 2 (33.33%) ETL
5 2 (33.33%) Toad
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) SAP BW

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 2 (33.33%) DataStage
1 2 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) eggPlant
3 2 (33.33%) jMock
3 2 (33.33%) Toad
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas