Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 539 570 625
Rank change year-on-year +31 +55 -64
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 678 764 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.51% 2.28% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 411 591 584
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,351
% change year-on-year -5.88% +8.00% -1.62%

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 27,005 33,506 36,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.17% 20.22% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21,332 27,087 29,496
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,100 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +0.22% +3.45% +2.35%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

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 16 September 2019. 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 +32 647 £45,000 -5.26% 52
UK excluding London +28 468 £40,000 -5.88% 46
London +62 205 £65,000 - 8
North of England +38 204 £38,250 -7.27% 21
Yorkshire +12 99 £40,000 -5.88% 9
North West +41 96 £37,500 -6.25% 11
South East -20 86 £45,000 +5.88% 7
South West -7 53 £42,557 -9.51% 1
Midlands +24 50 £40,000 - 10
East of England +66 47 £47,500 -9.52% 5
East Midlands +31 39 £40,000 - 4
Scotland +18 20 £47,500 +21.79% 2
West Midlands +29 11 £42,750 +0.59% 6
North East +19 9 £52,500 - 1
Wales -4 8 £34,450 -37.36%

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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.

1 564 (83.19%) Agile Software Development
2 530 (78.17%) Test Automation
3 469 (69.17%) Selenium
4 329 (48.53%) Scrum
5 299 (44.10%) C#
6 291 (42.92%) Java
7 290 (42.77%) BDD
8 289 (42.63%) SQL
9 283 (41.74%) JIRA
10 251 (37.02%) Cucumber
11 245 (36.14%) TDD
12 229 (33.78%) Software Testing
13 198 (29.20%) QA
14 191 (28.17%) Jenkins
14 191 (28.17%) JMeter
15 188 (27.73%) Continuous Integration
16 169 (24.93%) Web Services
17 167 (24.63%) SOAP
18 155 (22.86%) Finance
19 140 (20.65%) API Testing
20 138 (20.35%) Non-Functional Testing
21 135 (19.91%) .NET
22 126 (18.58%) Functional Testing
22 126 (18.58%) WebDriver
23 124 (18.29%) SQL Server
24 121 (17.85%) JavaScript
25 120 (17.70%) Test Scripting
26 118 (17.40%) Mentoring
27 113 (16.67%) Kanban
28 110 (16.22%) Test Strategy

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 60 (8.85%) Confluence
2 12 (1.77%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.47%) IIS
3 10 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.18%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.18%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.59%) Apache
7 4 (0.59%) Drupal
8 3 (0.44%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.29%) Mule
9 2 (0.29%) WordPress
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.15%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.15%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 20 (2.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.15%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 52 (7.67%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 78 (11.50%) G Suite
1 78 (11.50%) Office 365
2 59 (8.70%) Azure
3 39 (5.75%) AWS
4 19 (2.80%) SaaS
5 9 (1.33%) BlazeMeter
6 7 (1.03%) BrowserStack
7 5 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.74%) GCP
7 5 (0.74%) GitHub
7 5 (0.74%) Google App Engine
7 5 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
8 4 (0.59%) NuGet
9 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.29%) Lucidchart
9 2 (0.29%) Sauce Labs
9 2 (0.29%) Slack
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.75%) Broadband
2 14 (2.06%) Wireshark
3 10 (1.47%) HTTP
3 10 (1.47%) SSL
4 4 (0.59%) Internet
5 2 (0.29%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.15%) Firewall
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) Telnet
6 1 (0.15%) TETRA
6 1 (0.15%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
2 20 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (2.36%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 12 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (1.62%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (1.47%) GIS
9 9 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.88%) Big Data
11 6 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.88%) Geospatial Data
11 6 (0.88%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.88%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 469 (69.17%) Selenium
2 283 (41.74%) JIRA
3 251 (37.02%) Cucumber
4 191 (28.17%) Jenkins
4 191 (28.17%) JMeter
5 126 (18.58%) WebDriver
6 108 (15.93%) SpecFlow
7 102 (15.04%) Git (software)
8 95 (14.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 72 (10.62%) LoadRunner
10 69 (10.18%) Appium
11 66 (9.73%) TeamCity
12 59 (8.70%) Visual Studio
13 49 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 46 (6.78%) Maven
15 45 (6.64%) Gatling
15 45 (6.64%) JUnit
16 42 (6.19%) Ranorex
17 34 (5.01%) Buildbot
17 34 (5.01%) NeoLoad
General
1 155 (22.86%) Finance
2 87 (12.83%) Retail
3 49 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 27 (3.98%) Banking
5 18 (2.65%) Marketing
6 9 (1.33%) Electronics
7 8 (1.18%) Public Sector
8 7 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.59%) Back Office
9 4 (0.59%) Games
10 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (24.93%) Analyst
2 151 (22.27%) Test Analyst
3 132 (19.47%) Test Engineer
4 131 (19.32%) Developer
5 104 (15.34%) Tester
6 77 (11.36%) Developer in Test
7 70 (10.32%) Automation Tester
8 66 (9.73%) Software Developer
9 53 (7.82%) QA Engineer
10 45 (6.64%) Automation Test Analyst
11 44 (6.49%) Test Automation Engineer
12 42 (6.19%) Consultant
13 32 (4.72%) Test Consultant
14 30 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
15 29 (4.28%) Senior Test Analyst
15 29 (4.28%) Senior Test Engineer
16 27 (3.98%) Java Developer
16 27 (3.98%) Senior Developer
17 25 (3.69%) Senior Consultant
17 25 (3.69%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (24.93%) Web Services
2 167 (24.63%) SOAP
3 135 (19.91%) .NET
4 99 (14.60%) REST
5 63 (9.29%) RESTful
6 62 (9.14%) XML
7 49 (7.23%) HTML
8 45 (6.64%) CSS
9 43 (6.34%) Gherkin
10 38 (5.60%) Spring
11 33 (4.87%) Middleware
12 31 (4.57%) JSON
13 27 (3.98%) jQuery
14 26 (3.83%) AngularJS
15 19 (2.80%) Swagger
15 19 (2.80%) WCF
16 17 (2.51%) Spring Boot
17 16 (2.36%) ASP.NET
18 15 (2.21%) HTML5
19 14 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.46%) Mobile App
2 31 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.36%) User Experience
5 15 (2.21%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (1.92%) Wiki
7 10 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.18%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.18%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 5 (0.74%) PMI
9 5 (0.74%) Social Media
9 5 (0.74%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.59%) Social Network
11 3 (0.44%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.29%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.29%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (6.78%) Windows
2 45 (6.64%) Linux
3 29 (4.28%) Unix
4 27 (3.98%) Apple iOS
5 23 (3.39%) Android
6 8 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.03%) CentOS
8 6 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 564 (83.19%) Agile Software Development
2 530 (78.17%) Test Automation
3 329 (48.53%) Scrum
4 290 (42.77%) BDD
5 245 (36.14%) TDD
6 229 (33.78%) Software Testing
7 188 (27.73%) Continuous Integration
8 140 (20.65%) API Testing
9 138 (20.35%) Non-Functional Testing
10 126 (18.58%) Functional Testing
11 120 (17.70%) Test Scripting
12 118 (17.40%) Mentoring
13 113 (16.67%) Kanban
14 110 (16.22%) DevOps
14 110 (16.22%) Test Strategy
15 108 (15.93%) SDLC
16 104 (15.34%) User Acceptance Testing
17 103 (15.19%) Manual Testing
18 93 (13.72%) Test Management
19 92 (13.57%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 299 (44.10%) C#
2 291 (42.92%) Java
3 289 (42.63%) SQL
4 121 (17.85%) JavaScript
5 92 (13.57%) Python
6 73 (10.77%) C++
6 73 (10.77%) Ruby
7 54 (7.96%) C
8 43 (6.34%) PHP
9 39 (5.75%) T-SQL
10 36 (5.31%) Scala
11 31 (4.57%) Shell Script
12 25 (3.69%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.06%) Groovy
13 14 (2.06%) VBScript
14 10 (1.47%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.47%) Java 8
14 10 (1.47%) Kotlin
15 9 (1.33%) Go
16 8 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 88 (12.98%) ISTQB
2 67 (9.88%) ISEB
3 52 (7.67%) Degree
4 49 (7.23%) Security Cleared
5 48 (7.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 43 (6.34%) SC Cleared
7 31 (4.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (0.74%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.44%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.15%) MCSD
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (29.20%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (3.69%) Docker
2 4 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 70 (10.32%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (4.72%) Kubernetes
3 15 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.06%) Ansible
5 12 (1.77%) Docker Swarm
5 12 (1.77%) Puppet
6 3 (0.44%) HP ALM
6 3 (0.44%) Terraform
7 2 (0.29%) Istio
8 1 (0.15%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.15%) nmon
Vendors
1 98 (14.45%) Microsoft
2 85 (12.54%) Google
3 72 (10.62%) HP
4 53 (7.82%) WorldPay
5 35 (5.16%) Oracle
6 21 (3.10%) CA Agile Central
7 17 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (2.36%) Pega
9 14 (2.06%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.33%) IBM
11 8 (1.18%) Splunk
12 7 (1.03%) SAP
13 6 (0.88%) Informatica
14 5 (0.74%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 5 (0.74%) Rackspace
15 4 (0.59%) Xamarin
16 3 (0.44%) BEA
16 3 (0.44%) MuleSoft
16 3 (0.44%) webMethods
17 2 (0.29%) Cognizant