Period
to 20 May 2018

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

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 525 582 602
Rank change year-on-year +57 +20 +158
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 876 700 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.45% 2.06% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 728 555 711
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year +13.33% -0.66% -5.63%

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 35,704 33,920 36,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.77% 19.88% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29,027 28,485 30,977
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Top 16 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 20 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
England +66 845 £45,000 +5.88% 84
UK excluding London +66 596 £42,500 +13.33% 67
London +14 273 £57,500 +9.52% 21
North of England +57 194 £42,500 +11.84% 23
South East +36 167 £42,500 +13.33% 17
Yorkshire +28 111 £40,000 - 11
Midlands +28 101 £42,000 +12.00% 6
North West +41 73 £40,750 +27.34% 12
East Midlands +35 60 £42,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +12 56 £45,000 +13.21% 10
South West -12 54 £45,000 +28.57% 7
West Midlands +3 41 £40,000 -15.79% 4
Scotland -29 13 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Wales 0 10 £34,000 -9.33%
North East - 10 £50,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 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 with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 730 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 698 (79.68%) Selenium
3 671 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
4 460 (52.51%) Java
5 419 (47.83%) QA
6 352 (40.18%) SQL
7 333 (38.01%) BDD
8 318 (36.30%) Cucumber
9 303 (34.59%) C#
9 303 (34.59%) SOAP
10 300 (34.25%) TDD
11 285 (32.53%) JIRA
12 271 (30.94%) JMeter
13 264 (30.14%) Scrum
14 238 (27.17%) Jenkins
15 236 (26.94%) Web Services
16 232 (26.48%) WebDriver
17 223 (25.46%) Finance
18 221 (25.23%) Test Scripting
19 193 (22.03%) API Testing
20 188 (21.46%) Software Testing
21 182 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
22 157 (17.92%) Ruby
23 153 (17.47%) Python
24 139 (15.87%) XML
25 138 (15.75%) JavaScript
26 136 (15.53%) Test Management
27 135 (15.41%) Regression Testing
28 132 (15.07%) Maven
29 131 (14.95%) Manual Testing

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 87 (9.93%) Confluence
2 35 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 33 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 28 (3.20%) JBoss
5 26 (2.97%) WebLogic
6 25 (2.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 18 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (1.83%) Apache
8 16 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (1.71%) Anypoint
9 15 (1.71%) Oracle Application Server
10 13 (1.48%) Mule
10 13 (1.48%) Mule ESB
11 10 (1.14%) Ethereum
11 10 (1.14%) IIS
12 8 (0.91%) JCAPS
12 8 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
12 8 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.57%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (1.94%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 111 (12.67%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (5.02%) Slack
4 34 (3.88%) G Suite
4 34 (3.88%) Office 365
5 29 (3.31%) SaaS
6 24 (2.74%) BrowserStack
7 19 (2.17%) GitHub
8 13 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.91%) PaaS
10 7 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.80%) OpenShift
10 7 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.57%) Boomi
12 4 (0.46%) IaaS
12 4 (0.46%) Sauce Labs
12 4 (0.46%) Trello
13 2 (0.23%) npm
13 2 (0.23%) NuGet
13 2 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.59%) HTTP
2 14 (1.60%) Internet
3 11 (1.26%) PuTTY
4 9 (1.03%) SSH
5 5 (0.57%) SSL
6 4 (0.46%) ATM
6 4 (0.46%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.46%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.34%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.34%) TETRA
7 3 (0.34%) WinSCP
8 2 (0.23%) FTP
8 2 (0.23%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.11%) LAN
9 1 (0.11%) Skype
9 1 (0.11%) SMTP
9 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.42%) Blockchain
3 20 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 17 (1.94%) Neo4j
6 15 (1.71%) MongoDB
7 14 (1.60%) MySQL
8 13 (1.48%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.48%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.03%) Big Data
10 9 (1.03%) DB2
10 9 (1.03%) Hadoop
11 8 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (0.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 8 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (0.91%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 698 (79.68%) Selenium
2 318 (36.30%) Cucumber
3 285 (32.53%) JIRA
4 271 (30.94%) JMeter
5 238 (27.17%) Jenkins
6 232 (26.48%) WebDriver
7 132 (15.07%) Maven
8 119 (13.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 94 (10.73%) Git (software)
10 85 (9.70%) JUnit
11 66 (7.53%) SpecFlow
12 65 (7.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 64 (7.31%) HP UFT
14 63 (7.19%) Appium
15 62 (7.08%) Gatling
15 62 (7.08%) LoadRunner
16 53 (6.05%) Protractor
17 44 (5.02%) NUnit
17 44 (5.02%) Ranorex
18 37 (4.22%) WATIR
General
1 223 (25.46%) Finance
2 111 (12.67%) Retail
3 60 (6.85%) Banking
4 31 (3.54%) Back Office
5 26 (2.97%) Legal
6 21 (2.40%) Law
7 20 (2.28%) Games
8 17 (1.94%) Marketing
9 10 (1.14%) Automotive
10 6 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.57%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.46%) Digital Economy
12 4 (0.46%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.34%) Advertising
14 2 (0.23%) Publishing
14 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.11%) German Language
15 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 209 (23.86%) Analyst
2 197 (22.49%) Tester
3 185 (21.12%) Test Analyst
4 180 (20.55%) Test Engineer
5 137 (15.64%) Automation Tester
6 125 (14.27%) Developer
7 108 (12.33%) QA Engineer
8 91 (10.39%) Software Test Engineer
9 74 (8.45%) Developer in Test
10 69 (7.88%) Automation Test Analyst
10 69 (7.88%) Test Automation Engineer
11 68 (7.76%) Test Leader
12 64 (7.31%) QA Automation Engineer
13 63 (7.19%) QA Tester
14 58 (6.62%) Senior Analyst
15 55 (6.28%) Senior Test Analyst
16 47 (5.37%) Java Developer
17 46 (5.25%) Selenium Tester
18 44 (5.02%) Selenium Automation Tester
19 42 (4.79%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (34.59%) SOAP
2 236 (26.94%) Web Services
3 139 (15.87%) XML
4 117 (13.36%) REST
5 93 (10.62%) .NET
6 89 (10.16%) HTML
7 60 (6.85%) Gherkin
8 56 (6.39%) RESTful
9 54 (6.16%) JSON
10 48 (5.48%) CSS
11 47 (5.37%) AngularJS
12 42 (4.79%) Spring
13 38 (4.34%) XSD
14 27 (3.08%) J2EE
15 25 (2.85%) HTML5
16 23 (2.63%) JMS
17 21 (2.40%) WSDL
18 20 (2.28%) Ajax
18 20 (2.28%) RabbitMQ
19 18 (2.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 47 (5.37%) Mobile App
2 43 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (3.65%) Fintech
5 30 (3.42%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.51%) User Experience
7 21 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
7 21 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (2.28%) Contactless
8 20 (2.28%) EMV
9 14 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
10 13 (1.48%) Mainframe
11 11 (1.26%) EPoS
12 9 (1.03%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.91%) Clustering
13 8 (0.91%) Management Information System
13 8 (0.91%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.68%) Social Media
14 6 (0.68%) W3C
15 5 (0.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 82 (9.36%) Linux
2 77 (8.79%) Unix
3 53 (6.05%) Windows
4 25 (2.85%) Android
5 21 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.37%) Solaris
7 7 (0.80%) Amazon Linux
7 7 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.80%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.34%) AIX
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 671 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (38.01%) BDD
4 300 (34.25%) TDD
5 264 (30.14%) Scrum
6 221 (25.23%) Test Scripting
7 193 (22.03%) API Testing
8 188 (21.46%) Software Testing
9 182 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
10 136 (15.53%) Test Management
11 135 (15.41%) Regression Testing
12 131 (14.95%) Manual Testing
13 126 (14.38%) Performance Testing
14 117 (13.36%) SDLC
15 106 (12.10%) Test Strategy
16 102 (11.64%) Kanban
17 99 (11.30%) DevOps
18 83 (9.47%) Scenario Testing
19 82 (9.36%) Waterfall
20 78 (8.90%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 460 (52.51%) Java
2 352 (40.18%) SQL
3 303 (34.59%) C#
4 157 (17.92%) Ruby
5 153 (17.47%) Python
6 138 (15.75%) JavaScript
7 61 (6.96%) C++
8 53 (6.05%) C
9 49 (5.59%) Groovy
10 44 (5.02%) Scala
11 40 (4.57%) PHP
12 37 (4.22%) T-SQL
13 27 (3.08%) Java 8
14 24 (2.74%) Shell Script
15 21 (2.40%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.60%) VBScript
17 13 (1.48%) Go
17 13 (1.48%) VB.NET
18 12 (1.37%) Java 9
19 11 (1.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 101 (11.53%) ISTQB
2 64 (7.31%) ISEB
3 49 (5.59%) Security Cleared
4 46 (5.25%) SC Cleared
5 43 (4.91%) Degree
6 40 (4.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (0.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.23%) CREST Certified
10 2 (0.23%) OSCE
10 2 (0.23%) OSCP
10 2 (0.23%) SANS
11 1 (0.11%) CSQA
11 1 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 419 (47.83%) QA
2 18 (2.05%) PSD2
3 10 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.68%) GCP
5 2 (0.23%) PMO
6 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.11%) EMIR
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (2.85%) Docker
2 8 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.91%) vSphere
3 7 (0.80%) iptables
3 7 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (0.80%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 41 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (2.74%) HP ALM
3 24 (2.74%) Puppet
4 14 (1.60%) CA Service Virtualization
5 13 (1.48%) WebInspect
6 12 (1.37%) Kubernetes
7 10 (1.14%) Ansible
8 8 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.80%) Terraform
10 5 (0.57%) CA Wily
11 3 (0.34%) CloudHub
12 2 (0.23%) Grafana
12 2 (0.23%) Nagios
13 1 (0.11%) HockeyApp
13 1 (0.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 77 (8.79%) Google
2 71 (8.11%) Oracle
3 70 (7.99%) HP
4 55 (6.28%) Microsoft
5 38 (4.34%) IBM
6 36 (4.11%) CA
7 20 (2.28%) MuleSoft
7 20 (2.28%) PayPal
8 19 (2.17%) CA Agile Central
9 18 (2.05%) Capita
10 16 (1.83%) Apple
10 16 (1.83%) WorldPay
11 14 (1.60%) RedGate
12 13 (1.48%) Micro Focus
12 13 (1.48%) VMware
12 13 (1.48%) WSO2
13 12 (1.37%) TIBCO
14 11 (1.26%) Dynatrace
15 10 (1.14%) Splunk
15 10 (1.14%) Talend