The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for SoapUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
North West / Merseyside
Rank 59 58 57
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.53% 0.62% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 2.94% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £30,000 £22,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.86% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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

Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 78 102 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.76% 20.94% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74 87 39
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing SoapUI as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Merseyside

SoapUI
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SoapUI in Merseyside

SoapUI
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 3 £30,000 -
SoapUI
North West

SoapUI
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) API Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Automation Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) QA Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) QA Test Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) API Testing
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Automation Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA