Period
to 25 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 509 579 554
Rank change year-on-year +70 -25 +22
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 213 568 773
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.42% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.85% 2.21% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 175 393 622
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11,542 25,644 32,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.06% 19.01% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9,637 20,392 25,853
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SoapUI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SoapUI.

Salary trend for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SoapUI over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Salary histogram for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the UK over the 6 months to 25 November 2020. 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
England +48 199 £50,000 +17.65% 18
UK excluding London +56 151 £50,000 +25.00% 14
London +169 54 £55,000 - 6
South West +112 52 £50,000 +33.33% 4
North of England +19 42 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South East +140 39 £45,000 +4.05% 4
Yorkshire +34 31 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Work from Home +15 21 £55,000 -21.43% 3
Midlands +67 11 £50,000 +42.86% 1
West Midlands +84 10 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North West +51 6 £44,697 +19.19% 3
North East +19 5 £45,000 -14.29%
Scotland +57 3 £47,500 -
Northern Ireland +24 2 £35,000 +16.67% 2
East of England +111 1 - -
East Midlands +53 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Wales +43 1 £50,000 +57.48%

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, 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 with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 194 (91.08%) Test Automation
2 159 (74.65%) Selenium
3 141 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (49.30%) Java
5 96 (45.07%) C#
6 92 (43.19%) Cucumber
7 88 (41.31%) QA
8 84 (39.44%) JIRA
9 83 (38.97%) SOAP
10 82 (38.50%) BDD
11 76 (35.68%) TDD
12 68 (31.92%) Postman
13 67 (31.46%) JavaScript
14 66 (30.99%) SQL
14 66 (30.99%) API Testing
15 63 (29.58%) Jenkins
16 62 (29.11%) Git (software)
17 58 (27.23%) DevOps
18 55 (25.82%) SDET
18 55 (25.82%) Test Scripting
19 51 (23.94%) Finance
20 50 (23.47%) Azure
21 47 (22.07%) Python
22 46 (21.60%) WebDriver
23 45 (21.13%) Scrum
24 40 (18.78%) ISTQB
24 40 (18.78%) SDLC
25 38 (17.84%) Maven
26 37 (17.37%) Non-Functional Testing
27 32 (15.02%) ISEB

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (7.04%) Confluence
2 14 (6.57%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.35%) JBoss
5 4 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.41%) CMS
6 3 (1.41%) IIS
6 3 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.94%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.47%) Mule
8 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.94%) SAP FI-CA
2 2 (0.94%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (0.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 50 (23.47%) Azure
2 27 (12.68%) Sauce Labs
3 16 (7.51%) AWS
4 13 (6.10%) SaaS
5 10 (4.69%) BrowserStack
6 4 (1.88%) Lucidchart
7 3 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.94%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (0.94%) Tricentis Tosca
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.35%) Skype
2 4 (1.88%) 3GPP
2 4 (1.88%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (1.88%) INAP
3 1 (0.47%) DSL
3 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.16%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (2.35%) Blockchain
4 5 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.88%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.94%) MySQL
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.47%) Bigtable
8 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 159 (74.65%) Selenium
2 92 (43.19%) Cucumber
3 84 (39.44%) JIRA
4 68 (31.92%) Postman
5 63 (29.58%) Jenkins
6 62 (29.11%) Git (software)
7 46 (21.60%) WebDriver
8 38 (17.84%) Maven
9 29 (13.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (12.68%) eggPlant
10 27 (12.68%) SpecFlow
11 22 (10.33%) JMeter
11 22 (10.33%) Subversion
12 13 (6.10%) Fiddler
12 13 (6.10%) Protractor
13 11 (5.16%) Bitbucket
13 11 (5.16%) JUnit
14 10 (4.69%) REST Assured
15 9 (4.23%) LoadUI
16 8 (3.76%) Mocha
General
1 51 (23.94%) Finance
2 24 (11.27%) Retail
3 15 (7.04%) Public Sector
4 12 (5.63%) Electronics
4 12 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.63%) Marketing
4 12 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.35%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.88%) Advertising
6 4 (1.88%) Billing
7 3 (1.41%) Banking
8 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.94%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (32.39%) Test Engineer
2 50 (23.47%) Tester
3 48 (22.54%) Developer
4 41 (19.25%) Automation Tester
5 40 (18.78%) Test Automation Engineer
6 35 (16.43%) Developer in Test
7 29 (13.62%) QA Engineer
8 28 (13.15%) Senior Tester
8 28 (13.15%) Software Engineer
9 27 (12.68%) Senior Automation Tester
9 27 (12.68%) Software Test Engineer
10 26 (12.21%) Analyst
10 26 (12.21%) Test Analyst
11 22 (10.33%) QA Automation Engineer
12 21 (9.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 21 (9.86%) Development Engineer
12 21 (9.86%) Software Development Engineer
12 21 (9.86%) Test Development Engineer
13 17 (7.98%) Java Engineer
14 16 (7.51%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (38.97%) SOAP
2 25 (11.74%) RESTful
3 23 (10.80%) CSS
3 23 (10.80%) Node.js
4 20 (9.39%) Gherkin
5 19 (8.92%) .NET
6 16 (7.51%) HTML
7 15 (7.04%) Web Services
8 14 (6.57%) React
8 14 (6.57%) WebdriverIO
8 14 (6.57%) XML
9 12 (5.63%) AngularJS
10 10 (4.69%) Java EE
10 10 (4.69%) JSON
10 10 (4.69%) REST
11 8 (3.76%) .NET Core
11 8 (3.76%) Ajax
11 8 (3.76%) Spring
12 7 (3.29%) jQuery
13 6 (2.82%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.92%) Client/Server
1 19 (8.92%) Mainframe
2 15 (7.04%) Wiki
3 9 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.35%) Replication
6 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.41%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.41%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.94%) PMI
8 2 (0.94%) User Experience
9 1 (0.47%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.10%) Windows
2 7 (3.29%) Unix
3 6 (2.82%) Linux
4 3 (1.41%) Android
4 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (91.08%) Test Automation
2 141 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (38.50%) BDD
4 76 (35.68%) TDD
5 66 (30.99%) API Testing
6 58 (27.23%) DevOps
7 55 (25.82%) SDET
7 55 (25.82%) Test Scripting
8 45 (21.13%) Scrum
9 40 (18.78%) SDLC
10 37 (17.37%) Non-Functional Testing
11 27 (12.68%) Configuration Management
12 26 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (12.21%) Technical Leadership
13 25 (11.74%) Integration Testing
13 25 (11.74%) Performance Testing
13 25 (11.74%) QA Automation
13 25 (11.74%) Regression Testing
13 25 (11.74%) Waterfall
14 22 (10.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (49.30%) Java
2 96 (45.07%) C#
3 67 (31.46%) JavaScript
4 66 (30.99%) SQL
5 47 (22.07%) Python
6 27 (12.68%) TypeScript
7 8 (3.76%) Ruby
8 6 (2.82%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.35%) Perl
9 5 (2.35%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.94%) C
11 2 (0.94%) Go
11 2 (0.94%) Java 8
11 2 (0.94%) PHP
12 1 (0.47%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.47%) Groovy
12 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (18.78%) ISTQB
2 32 (15.02%) ISEB
3 24 (11.27%) ISEB Practitioner
4 22 (10.33%) Degree
5 16 (7.51%) Security Cleared
6 14 (6.57%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.41%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (41.31%) QA
2 7 (3.29%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (6.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (5.63%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.76%) Terraform
3 5 (2.35%) Puppet
4 4 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.47%) Control-M
5 1 (0.47%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 22 (10.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.04%) Oracle
3 14 (6.57%) SAP
4 12 (5.63%) Dell
4 12 (5.63%) Intel
5 5 (2.35%) HP
5 5 (2.35%) Pega
6 4 (1.88%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.88%) Mavenir
7 3 (1.41%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.94%) Amdocs
8 2 (0.94%) Micro Focus
8 2 (0.94%) NetCracker
9 1 (0.47%) Informatica
9 1 (0.47%) New Relic
9 1 (0.47%) OutSystems
9 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.47%) webMethods