The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 129 145
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16  
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 1.56% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £51,250 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +31.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.97% -15.55%  

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 227 257 268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 17.64% 14.18% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 198 238 215
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SoapUI
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SoapUI in Reading

SoapUI
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in Reading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SoapUI in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) Selenium
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) ISTQB
5 7 (58.33%) SOAP
5 7 (58.33%) WebDriver
6 6 (50.00%) Java
7 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
8 4 (33.33%) QA
8 4 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (25.00%) BDD
9 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (25.00%) MySQL
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle
10 2 (16.67%) XML
10 2 (16.67%) Linux
10 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 2 (16.67%) JMeter
10 2 (16.67%) Scrum
10 2 (16.67%) HP
10 2 (16.67%) ISEB
10 2 (16.67%) Degree
10 2 (16.67%) JSON
10 2 (16.67%) TDD
10 2 (16.67%) Open Source
10 2 (16.67%) Test Management
10 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 2 (16.67%) SOASTA, Inc

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
1 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) eggPlant
4 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (8.33%) LoadUI
4 1 (8.33%) TestNG
4 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (8.33%) Digital Economy
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Mobile
3 1 (8.33%) Head of QA
3 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Test Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) ERP
7 1 (8.33%) ETL
7 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SOA
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Groovy
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (8.33%) Apigee
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) SAP