Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
England > North West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 330 301
Rank change year-on-year +52 -29 -35
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 82 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.06% 1.40% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 60 38 43
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,675 £27,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £43,750
England median annual salary £47,029 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.66% - -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 2,678 2,795 2,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.06% 21.21% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,153 2,314 2,051
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +68 62 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Cheshire -15 16 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Merseyside +16 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Lancashire +5 1 - -
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 71 (86.59%) Test Automation
2 68 (82.93%) Selenium
3 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (56.10%) BDD
4 46 (56.10%) API Testing
5 40 (48.78%) SQL
6 37 (45.12%) TDD
7 36 (43.90%) Java
8 34 (41.46%) WebDriver
9 33 (40.24%) JIRA
10 31 (37.80%) C#
10 31 (37.80%) SOAP
11 28 (34.15%) QA
12 26 (31.71%) Software Testing
13 24 (29.27%) Cucumber
14 23 (28.05%) Finance
15 21 (25.61%) Test Scripting
16 19 (23.17%) Ruby
16 19 (23.17%) Jenkins
17 18 (21.95%) Non-Functional Testing
17 18 (21.95%) .NET
18 17 (20.73%) Python
18 17 (20.73%) Performance Testing
18 17 (20.73%) SDET
19 16 (19.51%) JMeter
20 15 (18.29%) Maven
20 15 (18.29%) ISTQB
20 15 (18.29%) Configuration Management
21 14 (17.07%) XML
21 14 (17.07%) REST

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 11 (13.41%) Confluence
2 3 (3.66%) Alfresco
2 3 (3.66%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.88%) BrowserStack
3 3 (3.66%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (1.22%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 68 (82.93%) Selenium
2 34 (41.46%) WebDriver
3 33 (40.24%) JIRA
4 24 (29.27%) Cucumber
5 19 (23.17%) Jenkins
6 16 (19.51%) JMeter
7 15 (18.29%) Maven
8 12 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (12.20%) SpecFlow
10 6 (7.32%) JUnit
10 6 (7.32%) LoadRunner
10 6 (7.32%) MSTest
10 6 (7.32%) TestRail
11 5 (6.10%) Bitbucket
11 5 (6.10%) Ranorex
12 4 (4.88%) Appium
12 4 (4.88%) NUnit
12 4 (4.88%) Robot Framework
12 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
13 2 (2.44%) AppScan
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Retail
3 3 (3.66%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Automotive
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Analyst
2 25 (30.49%) Test Analyst
3 24 (29.27%) Test Engineer
4 20 (24.39%) Developer
5 17 (20.73%) Tester
6 16 (19.51%) Developer in Test
6 16 (19.51%) Software Test Engineer
7 15 (18.29%) Software Engineer
8 14 (17.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 14 (17.07%) Development Engineer
8 14 (17.07%) Software Development Engineer
8 14 (17.07%) Test Development Engineer
9 13 (15.85%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (14.63%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (13.41%) QA Analyst
12 9 (10.98%) QA Test Analyst
12 9 (10.98%) Software Tester
13 8 (9.76%) Automation Tester
14 7 (8.54%) Senior Test Engineer
15 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.80%) SOAP
2 18 (21.95%) .NET
3 14 (17.07%) REST
3 14 (17.07%) XML
4 11 (13.41%) HTML
5 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
5 10 (12.20%) Web Services
6 8 (9.76%) JSON
7 7 (8.54%) jQuery
8 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.10%) RESTful
9 3 (3.66%) CSS
9 3 (3.66%) XSL
10 2 (2.44%) Ajax
10 2 (2.44%) HTML5
10 2 (2.44%) J2EE
10 2 (2.44%) WCF
11 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.22%) Gherkin
11 1 (1.22%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Fixed Income
2 7 (8.54%) User Experience
3 5 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) PMI
6 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Android
3 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (86.59%) Test Automation
2 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (56.10%) API Testing
3 46 (56.10%) BDD
4 37 (45.12%) TDD
5 26 (31.71%) Software Testing
6 21 (25.61%) Test Scripting
7 18 (21.95%) Non-Functional Testing
8 17 (20.73%) Performance Testing
8 17 (20.73%) SDET
9 15 (18.29%) Configuration Management
10 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (12.20%) Test Management
12 9 (10.98%) Agile Testing
12 9 (10.98%) Manual Testing
12 9 (10.98%) Scrum
13 8 (9.76%) DevOps
13 8 (9.76%) SOA
13 8 (9.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.78%) SQL
2 36 (43.90%) Java
3 31 (37.80%) C#
4 19 (23.17%) Ruby
5 17 (20.73%) Python
6 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.66%) XQuery
8 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.44%) Perl
8 2 (2.44%) PHP
8 2 (2.44%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.22%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) Groovy
9 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) ISTQB
2 8 (9.76%) ISEB
3 5 (6.10%) Degree
4 2 (2.44%) CREST Certified
4 2 (2.44%) OSCE
4 2 (2.44%) OSCP
4 2 (2.44%) SANS
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.22%) CSQA
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (34.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
1 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.44%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.44%) WebInspect
3 1 (1.22%) Ansible
3 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.88%) HP
2 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
2 3 (3.66%) IBM
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle
2 3 (3.66%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.44%) AppDynamics
3 2 (2.44%) CA
3 2 (2.44%) Dynatrace
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.44%) New Relic
3 2 (2.44%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (1.22%) Capita
4 1 (1.22%) Google