Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
England > North West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 336 279
Rank change year-on-year +49 -57 +2
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 75 23 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.61% 0.19% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.64% 0.89% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 63 26 53
North West median annual salary £40,500 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -13.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £23,800
90th Percentile £59,000 £57,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%

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 2,844 2,595 2,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.25% 20.98% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,227 2,197 1,947
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,400
90th Percentile £64,250 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +55 53 £45,000 +34.33% 8
Cheshire -21 17 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Lancashire - 3 £46,250 - 1
Merseyside +2 2 £40,500 -26.36%
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 (81.33%) Test Automation
2 57 (76.00%) Selenium
3 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (56.00%) Java
5 40 (53.33%) TDD
6 39 (52.00%) BDD
7 38 (50.67%) API Testing
8 36 (48.00%) SQL
9 34 (45.33%) C#
10 28 (37.33%) SOAP
11 25 (33.33%) JIRA
12 24 (32.00%) Jenkins
12 24 (32.00%) WebDriver
13 23 (30.67%) Test Scripting
14 21 (28.00%) QA
14 21 (28.00%) Software Testing
15 20 (26.67%) Cucumber
16 19 (25.33%) SDET
17 18 (24.00%) Performance Testing
17 18 (24.00%) Ruby
18 16 (21.33%) Finance
18 16 (21.33%) Python
19 15 (20.00%) .NET
19 15 (20.00%) JMeter
19 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
19 15 (20.00%) Maven
20 13 (17.33%) XML
21 12 (16.00%) Open Source
21 12 (16.00%) Test Strategy
21 12 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server

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 6 (8.00%) Confluence
2 2 (2.67%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) GitHub
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) BrowserStack
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
1 3 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (76.00%) Selenium
2 25 (33.33%) JIRA
3 24 (32.00%) Jenkins
3 24 (32.00%) WebDriver
4 20 (26.67%) Cucumber
5 15 (20.00%) JMeter
5 15 (20.00%) Maven
6 12 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (10.67%) LoadRunner
7 8 (10.67%) NUnit
7 8 (10.67%) SpecFlow
8 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (8.00%) MSTest
9 5 (6.67%) Introscope
9 5 (6.67%) Ranorex
9 5 (6.67%) TestRail
9 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
10 4 (5.33%) Robot Framework
11 3 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (2.67%) Gatling
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Automotive
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Test Engineer
2 21 (28.00%) Analyst
3 20 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 18 (24.00%) Tester
5 16 (21.33%) Developer
5 16 (21.33%) Software Test Engineer
6 15 (20.00%) Software Engineer
7 14 (18.67%) Developer in Test
7 14 (18.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 14 (18.67%) Development Engineer
7 14 (18.67%) Software Development Engineer
7 14 (18.67%) Test Development Engineer
8 10 (13.33%) Automation Tester
9 9 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (12.00%) Senior Test Analyst
9 9 (12.00%) Test Leader
10 7 (9.33%) Senior Test Engineer
11 6 (8.00%) Software Tester
12 5 (6.67%) Agile Tester
12 5 (6.67%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) SOAP
2 15 (20.00%) .NET
3 13 (17.33%) XML
4 10 (13.33%) HTML
5 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (12.00%) JSON
5 9 (12.00%) Web Services
6 8 (10.67%) Gherkin
7 6 (8.00%) REST
7 6 (8.00%) RESTful
8 5 (6.67%) J2EE
9 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.00%) jQuery
10 2 (2.67%) Ajax
10 2 (2.67%) CSS
10 2 (2.67%) XSL
11 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.33%) HTML5
11 1 (1.33%) WCF
11 1 (1.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.33%) Fixed Income
1 4 (5.33%) Virtual Team
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.67%) Fintech
3 2 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (81.33%) Test Automation
2 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (53.33%) TDD
4 39 (52.00%) BDD
5 38 (50.67%) API Testing
6 23 (30.67%) Test Scripting
7 21 (28.00%) Software Testing
8 19 (25.33%) SDET
9 18 (24.00%) Performance Testing
10 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 12 (16.00%) Open Source
11 12 (16.00%) Test Strategy
12 11 (14.67%) Test Management
13 10 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
13 10 (13.33%) Scrum
14 9 (12.00%) OO
14 9 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (12.00%) Process Improvement
15 8 (10.67%) Manual Testing
16 7 (9.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.00%) Java
2 36 (48.00%) SQL
3 34 (45.33%) C#
4 18 (24.00%) Ruby
5 16 (21.33%) Python
6 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.67%) C++
8 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 2 (2.67%) PHP
8 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.67%) VBScript
8 2 (2.67%) XQuery
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.33%) Groovy
9 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.33%) ISEB
3 2 (2.67%) CREST Certified
3 2 (2.67%) OSCE
3 2 (2.67%) OSCP
3 2 (2.67%) SANS
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.33%) CSQA
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
1 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) CA Wily
2 4 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.67%) WebInspect
4 1 (1.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) HP
2 5 (6.67%) AppDynamics
2 5 (6.67%) CA
2 5 (6.67%) SOASTA, Inc
3 3 (4.00%) Dynatrace
3 3 (4.00%) IBM
3 3 (4.00%) New Relic
4 2 (2.67%) Capita
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.67%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.67%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.33%) Google
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle