Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 480 538 579
Rank change year-on-year +58 +41 +51
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 223 676 767
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.12% 2.49% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 181 419 614
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +8.00%

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 10,496 27,181 33,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.77% 19.20% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8,543 21,475 27,510
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 £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% +3.45%

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 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Top 15 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 18 September 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 +45 213 £50,000 +11.11% 10
UK excluding London +88 168 £50,000 +25.00% 10
South East +186 60 £57,500 +31.43% 3
North of England +60 54 £45,000 +12.50% 1
London +107 52 £56,250 -13.46% 3
South West +121 41 £42,500 -0.13% 3
Yorkshire +76 27 £50,000 +25.00% 1
North West +60 18 £42,500 +13.33%
Work from Home +56 9 £44,848 -1.43% 2
North East +28 9 £45,000 -14.29%
Scotland +92 6 £52,500 +10.53% 1
West Midlands +107 3 £77,500 +80.23%
East of England +93 3 £40,000 -15.79%
Midlands +93 3 £77,500 +91.36%
Wales +43 1 £32,500 -5.66% 1

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 199 (89.24%) Test Automation
2 166 (74.44%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (71.75%) Selenium
4 102 (45.74%) C#
5 96 (43.05%) SOAP
6 95 (42.60%) Java
6 95 (42.60%) SQL
7 86 (38.57%) API Testing
8 81 (36.32%) JIRA
9 77 (34.53%) Cucumber
10 72 (32.29%) BDD
11 67 (30.04%) JavaScript
12 66 (29.60%) TDD
13 62 (27.80%) Jenkins
14 51 (22.87%) Finance
14 51 (22.87%) WebDriver
14 51 (22.87%) Azure
14 51 (22.87%) Test Scripting
15 50 (22.42%) Postman
16 48 (21.52%) SDET
16 48 (21.52%) Scrum
17 47 (21.08%) QA
18 44 (19.73%) Degree
19 42 (18.83%) Microsoft
20 41 (18.39%) Git (software)
20 41 (18.39%) Integration Testing
21 39 (17.49%) Non-Functional Testing
21 39 (17.49%) SpecFlow
21 39 (17.49%) Python
22 38 (17.04%) DevOps

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 22 (9.87%) Confluence
2 8 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.24%) JBoss
4 3 (1.35%) CMS
4 3 (1.35%) IIS
4 3 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (3.59%) BASE24
2 2 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.90%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 51 (22.87%) Azure
2 20 (8.97%) Sauce Labs
3 16 (7.17%) AWS
4 6 (2.69%) BrowserStack
4 6 (2.69%) SaaS
5 4 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.35%) BlazeMeter
6 3 (1.35%) Lucidchart
7 2 (0.90%) Azure Functions
7 2 (0.90%) GCP
7 2 (0.90%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.90%) Serverless
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.59%) ATM
2 6 (2.69%) Skype
3 2 (0.90%) 3GPP
3 2 (0.90%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (0.90%) INAP
4 1 (0.45%) DNS
4 1 (0.45%) DSL
4 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.28%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.04%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.90%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 160 (71.75%) Selenium
2 81 (36.32%) JIRA
3 77 (34.53%) Cucumber
4 62 (27.80%) Jenkins
5 51 (22.87%) WebDriver
6 50 (22.42%) Postman
7 41 (18.39%) Git (software)
8 39 (17.49%) SpecFlow
9 36 (16.14%) Maven
10 22 (9.87%) LoadRunner
11 21 (9.42%) eggPlant
11 21 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (8.97%) HP UFT
13 19 (8.52%) Subversion
14 15 (6.73%) JMeter
15 13 (5.83%) JUnit
16 12 (5.38%) Bitbucket
17 11 (4.93%) Fiddler
18 10 (4.48%) Protractor
18 10 (4.48%) REST Assured
General
1 51 (22.87%) Finance
2 25 (11.21%) Retail
3 13 (5.83%) Banking
4 7 (3.14%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.24%) Electronics
5 5 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.24%) Marketing
5 5 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.79%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.90%) Back Office
7 2 (0.90%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (32.74%) Test Engineer
2 66 (29.60%) Tester
3 54 (24.22%) Developer
4 47 (21.08%) Automation Tester
5 41 (18.39%) Developer in Test
6 38 (17.04%) Test Automation Engineer
7 33 (14.80%) Senior Tester
8 32 (14.35%) Senior Automation Tester
9 27 (12.11%) Software Engineer
10 26 (11.66%) Software Test Engineer
11 22 (9.87%) Analyst
12 21 (9.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 21 (9.42%) Development Engineer
12 21 (9.42%) Software Development Engineer
12 21 (9.42%) Test Development Engineer
13 20 (8.97%) Test Analyst
14 19 (8.52%) Test Leader
15 15 (6.73%) Software Developer
16 13 (5.83%) Senior Test Engineer
17 11 (4.93%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (43.05%) SOAP
2 28 (12.56%) RESTful
2 28 (12.56%) Web Services
3 25 (11.21%) CSS
4 19 (8.52%) HTML
5 18 (8.07%) Node.js
5 18 (8.07%) XML
6 14 (6.28%) .NET
6 14 (6.28%) AngularJS
7 12 (5.38%) Ajax
8 11 (4.93%) React
9 10 (4.48%) Gherkin
10 9 (4.04%) JSON
10 9 (4.04%) Spring
11 8 (3.59%) jQuery
11 8 (3.59%) WCF
12 7 (3.14%) .NET Core
12 7 (3.14%) Java EE
12 7 (3.14%) REST
12 7 (3.14%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.52%) Client/Server
2 16 (7.17%) Mainframe
3 14 (6.28%) Virtual Team
4 11 (4.93%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.59%) EMV
5 8 (3.59%) Online Banking
5 8 (3.59%) Tandem
5 8 (3.59%) Wiki
6 4 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.90%) EPoS
8 2 (0.90%) User Experience
9 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.45%) PMI
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.04%) Windows
2 7 (3.14%) Linux
3 5 (2.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (89.24%) Test Automation
2 166 (74.44%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (38.57%) API Testing
4 72 (32.29%) BDD
5 66 (29.60%) TDD
6 51 (22.87%) Test Scripting
7 48 (21.52%) Scrum
7 48 (21.52%) SDET
8 41 (18.39%) Integration Testing
9 39 (17.49%) Non-Functional Testing
10 38 (17.04%) DevOps
11 36 (16.14%) SDLC
12 35 (15.70%) Waterfall
13 30 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (13.00%) Performance Testing
15 26 (11.66%) Regression Testing
16 24 (10.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (10.76%) Scenario Testing
16 24 (10.76%) Software Testing
17 21 (9.42%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 102 (45.74%) C#
2 95 (42.60%) Java
2 95 (42.60%) SQL
3 67 (30.04%) JavaScript
4 39 (17.49%) Python
5 37 (16.59%) TypeScript
6 6 (2.69%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.79%) C
7 4 (1.79%) Ruby
8 3 (1.35%) Java 8
8 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.35%) VBScript
9 2 (0.90%) Perl
9 2 (0.90%) PHP
9 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.90%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.45%) Go
10 1 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (19.73%) Degree
2 27 (12.11%) ISTQB
3 22 (9.87%) ISEB
4 16 (7.17%) ISEB Practitioner
5 15 (6.73%) Security Cleared
6 14 (6.28%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (3.59%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (21.08%) QA
2 14 (6.28%) PMO
3 8 (3.59%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.90%) GDPR
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (3.59%) Terraform
2 6 (2.69%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.79%) HP ALM
3 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.90%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 42 (18.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.73%) Oracle
3 9 (4.04%) SAP
4 8 (3.59%) CA
4 8 (3.59%) HP
5 5 (2.24%) Dell
5 5 (2.24%) Intel
6 4 (1.79%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.79%) Google
7 3 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.35%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.90%) Amdocs
8 2 (0.90%) Mavenir
8 2 (0.90%) NetCracker
9 1 (0.45%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.45%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.45%) OutSystems
9 1 (0.45%) Splunk
9 1 (0.45%) Xamarin