Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 311 325
Rank change year-on-year +33 +14 -15
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 83 66 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.71% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.42% 2.33% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 58 56 44
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -0.66%
10th Percentile £26,975 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,050 £56,250 £44,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 2,426 2,832 2,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.84% 21.42% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,985 2,310 2,368
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,713 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,450 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.90% +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +39 58 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Cheshire +11 16 £48,500 +21.25%
Merseyside +17 8 £44,500 -19.09% 1
Lancashire +14 1 - -
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 77 (92.77%) Selenium
2 71 (85.54%) Test Automation
3 60 (72.29%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (53.01%) Java
4 44 (53.01%) Cucumber
5 39 (46.99%) BDD
5 39 (46.99%) SOAP
6 38 (45.78%) QA
7 36 (43.37%) JIRA
8 33 (39.76%) WebDriver
9 29 (34.94%) API Testing
10 25 (30.12%) TDD
11 24 (28.92%) .NET
11 24 (28.92%) Finance
12 23 (27.71%) REST
12 23 (27.71%) Jenkins
13 22 (26.51%) SQL
14 21 (25.30%) DevOps
15 20 (24.10%) Gherkin
15 20 (24.10%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (24.10%) C#
15 20 (24.10%) JMeter
16 19 (22.89%) SDET
17 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (21.69%) Confluence
18 17 (20.48%) Scrum
18 17 (20.48%) Software Testing
18 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
19 16 (19.28%) SDLC
19 16 (19.28%) Performance Testing

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 18 (21.69%) Confluence
2 4 (4.82%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.20%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.20%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.10%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (4.82%) BlazeMeter
3 4 (4.82%) BrowserStack
3 4 (4.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.41%) npm
4 2 (2.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) Big Data
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 77 (92.77%) Selenium
2 44 (53.01%) Cucumber
3 36 (43.37%) JIRA
4 33 (39.76%) WebDriver
5 23 (27.71%) Jenkins
6 20 (24.10%) JMeter
7 17 (20.48%) Git (software)
8 11 (13.25%) Maven
9 10 (12.05%) SpecFlow
10 6 (7.23%) Appium
11 5 (6.02%) Bitbucket
11 5 (6.02%) GoCD
11 5 (6.02%) JUnit
12 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
13 3 (3.61%) Bugzilla
13 3 (3.61%) HP UFT
13 3 (3.61%) Subversion
13 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (3.61%) TeamCity
14 2 (2.41%) JSUnit
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Marketing
3 5 (6.02%) Law
4 3 (3.61%) Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Automotive
6 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) Test Engineer
2 19 (22.89%) Developer
3 18 (21.69%) Analyst
4 14 (16.87%) Test Analyst
5 12 (14.46%) Developer in Test
6 10 (12.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) Development Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) QA Analyst
6 10 (12.05%) Software Development Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) Software Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) Software Test Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) Test Development Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) Tester
7 9 (10.84%) QA Test Analyst
8 8 (9.64%) Automation Tester
9 7 (8.43%) QA Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) Software Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Test Automation Engineer
10 6 (7.23%) Consultant
10 6 (7.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.99%) SOAP
2 24 (28.92%) .NET
3 23 (27.71%) REST
4 20 (24.10%) Gherkin
5 15 (18.07%) jQuery
6 14 (16.87%) XML
7 8 (9.64%) HTML
7 8 (9.64%) JSON
7 8 (9.64%) Web Services
8 7 (8.43%) RESTful
9 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET
10 4 (4.82%) Kafka
10 4 (4.82%) Lambda Expressions
11 3 (3.61%) .NET Core
11 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.61%) CSS
11 3 (3.61%) Entity Framework
12 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.41%) DOM
12 2 (2.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Fintech
2 9 (10.84%) User Experience
3 6 (7.23%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.61%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Linux
3 4 (4.82%) Unix
4 2 (2.41%) Android
4 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (85.54%) Test Automation
2 60 (72.29%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (46.99%) BDD
4 29 (34.94%) API Testing
5 25 (30.12%) TDD
6 21 (25.30%) DevOps
7 19 (22.89%) SDET
8 17 (20.48%) Scrum
8 17 (20.48%) Software Testing
9 16 (19.28%) Performance Testing
9 16 (19.28%) SDLC
10 13 (15.66%) Test Scripting
11 12 (14.46%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (13.25%) Configuration Management
12 11 (13.25%) OOP
13 10 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
15 8 (9.64%) OO
15 8 (9.64%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.01%) Java
2 22 (26.51%) SQL
3 20 (24.10%) C#
4 13 (15.66%) Python
5 11 (13.25%) Ruby
6 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.61%) Java 8
8 2 (2.41%) VB
9 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.20%) Groovy
9 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) ISTQB
2 9 (10.84%) Degree
3 5 (6.02%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (45.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.20%) Ansible
2 1 (1.20%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Atlassian
2 4 (4.82%) Google
3 3 (3.61%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.20%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.20%) CA
4 1 (1.20%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.20%) HP
4 1 (1.20%) IBM
4 1 (1.20%) New Relic
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.20%) SOASTA, Inc