Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
England > North West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 331 303
Rank change year-on-year +28 -28 +16
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 66 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.52% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.29% 1.17% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 52
North West median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -9.09% +8.45%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £23,650
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,878 2,561 2,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.50% 20.94% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,301 2,253 2,113
North West median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,300 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SoapUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI 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 in the North West.

Salary trend for SoapUI in the North West

SoapUI
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in the North West over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SoapUI in the North West

SoapUI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Manchester +18 42 £45,000 +24.14% 8
Cheshire - 19 £40,500 - 1
Lancashire - 3 £46,250 - 1
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing SoapUI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 61 (92.42%) Test Automation
2 59 (89.39%) Selenium
3 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (65.15%) Java
5 33 (50.00%) C#
6 29 (43.94%) SOAP
6 29 (43.94%) WebDriver
7 26 (39.39%) TDD
8 25 (37.88%) BDD
9 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
10 22 (33.33%) QA
11 21 (31.82%) Cucumber
12 19 (28.79%) API Testing
13 18 (27.27%) SQL
14 17 (25.76%) Finance
15 16 (24.24%) JIRA
16 15 (22.73%) SDET
17 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
17 14 (21.21%) Scrum
17 14 (21.21%) JMeter
18 13 (19.70%) Software Testing
19 12 (18.18%) Performance Testing
19 12 (18.18%) Manual Testing
19 12 (18.18%) Open Source
19 12 (18.18%) Test Strategy
19 12 (18.18%) SpecFlow
19 12 (18.18%) Gherkin
20 11 (16.67%) Process Improvement
20 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
20 11 (16.67%) Python

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (7.58%) Confluence
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.55%) BrowserStack
3 3 (4.55%) GitHub
4 1 (1.52%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (89.39%) Selenium
2 29 (43.94%) WebDriver
3 23 (34.85%) Jenkins
4 21 (31.82%) Cucumber
5 16 (24.24%) JIRA
6 14 (21.21%) JMeter
7 12 (18.18%) SpecFlow
8 10 (15.15%) NUnit
8 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
9 9 (13.64%) TeamCity
10 7 (10.61%) Maven
11 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
11 6 (9.09%) JUnit
12 4 (6.06%) HP UFT
12 4 (6.06%) TestNG
13 3 (4.55%) Bitbucket
13 3 (4.55%) FitNesse
13 3 (4.55%) Introscope
13 3 (4.55%) LoadRunner
13 3 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Law
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Automation Tester
1 23 (34.85%) Tester
2 21 (31.82%) Test Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Developer in Test
5 9 (13.64%) Development Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Software Development Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Test Development Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Agile Tester
7 7 (10.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Test Leader
9 5 (7.58%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) QA Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Automation Tester
9 5 (7.58%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) SOAP
2 12 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 11 (16.67%) RESTful
4 8 (12.12%) .NET
4 8 (12.12%) JSON
4 8 (12.12%) XML
5 7 (10.61%) WCF
6 6 (9.09%) Web Services
7 4 (6.06%) HTML
7 4 (6.06%) REST
8 3 (4.55%) CSS
8 3 (4.55%) J2EE
8 3 (4.55%) jQuery
9 2 (3.03%) Velocity
10 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Fintech
2 5 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.03%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Unix
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (92.42%) Test Automation
2 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (39.39%) TDD
4 25 (37.88%) BDD
5 19 (28.79%) API Testing
6 15 (22.73%) SDET
7 14 (21.21%) Scrum
7 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
8 13 (19.70%) Software Testing
9 12 (18.18%) Manual Testing
9 12 (18.18%) Open Source
9 12 (18.18%) Performance Testing
9 12 (18.18%) Test Strategy
10 11 (16.67%) Process Improvement
11 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (15.15%) OO
12 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
12 9 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
14 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) Java
2 33 (50.00%) C#
3 18 (27.27%) SQL
4 11 (16.67%) Python
5 8 (12.12%) Ruby
6 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) Capita
1 4 (6.06%) HP
2 3 (4.55%) AppDynamics
2 3 (4.55%) CA
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) SOASTA, Inc
2 3 (4.55%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.52%) Dynatrace
3 1 (1.52%) New Relic