Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SoapUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SoapUI over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 239 319
Rank change year-on-year +44 +80 -2
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 58 47 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.89% 0.60% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.72% 3.96% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 9
Berkshire median annual salary £39,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% +33.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,600
90th Percentile £54,875 £67,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £38,625 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.12% +13.33% -6.25%

SoapUI is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,230 1,188 1,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.80% 15.05% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 998 1,127
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,225 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SoapUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Berkshire

SoapUI
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SoapUI in Berkshire

SoapUI
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SoapUI in Berkshire

SoapUI
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +45 38 £35,000 -17.65% 3
Newbury -13 13 £40,500 -19.40% 1
Maidenhead +3 4 £26,500 - 2
SoapUI
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing SoapUI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 47 (81.03%) Test Automation
2 41 (70.69%) Java
3 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (63.79%) Degree
5 36 (62.07%) Test Scripting
6 34 (58.62%) Test Management
7 30 (51.72%) ISTQB
7 30 (51.72%) SQL
8 29 (50.00%) WebDriver
9 28 (48.28%) Regression Testing
9 28 (48.28%) Selenium
10 27 (46.55%) Computer Science
10 27 (46.55%) Computer Science Degree
11 26 (44.83%) Test Strategy
12 25 (43.10%) Linux
13 24 (41.38%) Shell Script
14 23 (39.66%) Open Source
14 23 (39.66%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (37.93%) JIRA
16 21 (36.21%) Risk Management
16 21 (36.21%) JMeter
17 20 (34.48%) Client/Server
17 20 (34.48%) SOAP
17 20 (34.48%) User Stories
17 20 (34.48%) Issue Tracking
17 20 (34.48%) Digital Economy
17 20 (34.48%) Cyber Resilience
18 18 (31.03%) C#
19 15 (25.86%) QA
20 14 (24.14%) RESTful

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SAP ERP
1 5 (8.62%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQLPlus
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 28 (48.28%) Selenium
3 22 (37.93%) JIRA
4 21 (36.21%) JMeter
5 11 (18.97%) SpecFlow
6 9 (15.52%) HP UFT
7 5 (8.62%) eggPlant
7 5 (8.62%) JUnit
7 5 (8.62%) LoadRunner
7 5 (8.62%) LoadUI
7 5 (8.62%) TestNG
7 5 (8.62%) Toad
8 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.72%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (34.48%) Digital Economy
2 5 (8.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Software Tester
1 30 (51.72%) Tester
2 14 (24.14%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Test Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Senior Software Tester
3 10 (17.24%) Senior Tester
4 8 (13.79%) Automation Tester
4 8 (13.79%) Web Automation Tester
4 8 (13.79%) Web Tester
5 6 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) QA Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) SAP Test Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) QA Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) QA Automation Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.17%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) SOAP
2 14 (24.14%) RESTful
3 10 (17.24%) Web Services
4 7 (12.07%) XML
5 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.72%) J2EE
5 1 (1.72%) JSON
5 1 (1.72%) Kafka
5 1 (1.72%) REST
5 1 (1.72%) Spring
5 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (46.55%) Computer Science
2 23 (39.66%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (34.48%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.90%) Smart Meter
4 4 (6.90%) SWIFT
5 2 (3.45%) W3C
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.10%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 5 (8.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (81.03%) Test Automation
2 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (62.07%) Test Scripting
4 34 (58.62%) Test Management
5 28 (48.28%) Regression Testing
6 26 (44.83%) Test Strategy
7 23 (39.66%) Open Source
8 21 (36.21%) Risk Management
9 20 (34.48%) Cyber Resilience
9 20 (34.48%) Issue Tracking
9 20 (34.48%) User Stories
10 12 (20.69%) Logistics
11 11 (18.97%) Software Testing
12 10 (17.24%) Scenario Testing
13 7 (12.07%) Manual Testing
13 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
13 7 (12.07%) Scrum
13 7 (12.07%) TDD
14 6 (10.34%) BDD
14 6 (10.34%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) Java
2 30 (51.72%) SQL
3 24 (41.38%) Shell Script
4 18 (31.03%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) Groovy
5 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (63.79%) Degree
2 30 (51.72%) ISTQB
3 27 (46.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.86%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Kibana
2 1 (1.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) HP
2 5 (8.62%) SAP
3 2 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft