Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 479 544 593
Rank change year-on-year +65 +49 +16
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 843 874 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.97% 2.45% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 548 727 550
UK median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,425 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -1.32%

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 28,419 35,704 33,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.71% 20.79% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,430 29,018 28,211
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 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 +65 810 £47,500 +5.56% 32
UK excluding London +16 516 £42,500 - 23
London +124 315 £60,000 +4.35% 12
North of England +43 218 £40,000 -5.88% 10
North West +79 116 £41,000 +1.23% 5
South East -16 116 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Yorkshire -12 91 £38,250 -4.38% 4
Midlands +6 77 £42,500 +1.19% 1
East Midlands +26 54 £42,500 +1.19% 1
South West +29 51 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East of England +64 32 £37,500 -16.67% 2
West Midlands +8 23 £41,250 +3.13%
Wales +17 11 £36,225 +6.54%
North East +17 11 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Scotland +4 9 £47,500 +32.87% 3
Northern Ireland -30 2 £40,000 -20.00%

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 718 (85.17%) Test Automation
2 703 (83.39%) Agile Software Development
3 658 (78.05%) Selenium
4 425 (50.42%) Java
5 373 (44.25%) BDD
6 365 (43.30%) Cucumber
7 364 (43.18%) C#
8 346 (41.04%) JIRA
9 341 (40.45%) TDD
10 329 (39.03%) QA
11 326 (38.67%) Scrum
12 280 (33.21%) SOAP
13 274 (32.50%) SQL
14 260 (30.84%) Jenkins
15 252 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
16 239 (28.35%) JMeter
17 236 (28.00%) Finance
18 234 (27.76%) Software Testing
18 234 (27.76%) WebDriver
19 194 (23.01%) API Testing
20 187 (22.18%) Web Services
21 174 (20.64%) SDET
22 164 (19.45%) Non-Functional Testing
23 149 (17.67%) Test Scripting
24 146 (17.32%) JavaScript
25 140 (16.61%) Kanban
26 139 (16.49%) SDLC
27 138 (16.37%) ISTQB
28 137 (16.25%) Retail
29 135 (16.01%) SpecFlow

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
1 112 (13.29%) Confluence
2 17 (2.02%) Tomcat
3 13 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (1.19%) Apache Spark
4 10 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.19%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.07%) Apache
6 8 (0.95%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.83%) JBoss
8 6 (0.71%) nginx
9 5 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.59%) SAS
10 3 (0.36%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.12%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.12%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.12%) InVision
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.12%) Notepad++
2 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.12%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 21 (2.49%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.24%) SAP FI-CA
2 2 (0.24%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (0.12%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 94 (11.15%) G Suite
1 94 (11.15%) Office 365
2 57 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (2.49%) SaaS
5 17 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (1.90%) GitHub
7 10 (1.19%) BlazeMeter
8 8 (0.95%) BrowserStack
9 7 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.83%) Google App Engine
9 7 (0.83%) Rackspace Cloud
9 7 (0.83%) Slack
10 6 (0.71%) NuGet
11 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.12%) Apigee
12 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.12%) Sauce Labs
12 1 (0.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.63%) Broadband
2 8 (0.95%) Internet
3 6 (0.71%) Ethernet
3 6 (0.71%) HTTP
4 5 (0.59%) SSL
5 4 (0.47%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.24%) WAN
7 1 (0.12%) AMQP
7 1 (0.12%) Softphone
7 1 (0.12%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (2.02%) Hadoop
3 17 (2.02%) MongoDB
3 17 (2.02%) NoSQL
4 15 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (1.54%) MySQL
6 13 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (1.30%) Big Data
9 10 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.19%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.71%) HBase
13 5 (0.59%) GIS
13 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 658 (78.05%) Selenium
2 365 (43.30%) Cucumber
3 346 (41.04%) JIRA
4 260 (30.84%) Jenkins
5 239 (28.35%) JMeter
6 234 (27.76%) WebDriver
7 135 (16.01%) SpecFlow
8 119 (14.12%) Appium
9 111 (13.17%) Git (software)
10 85 (10.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 79 (9.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 75 (8.90%) TeamCity
13 74 (8.78%) Maven
14 67 (7.95%) JUnit
15 66 (7.83%) WATIR
16 56 (6.64%) Buildbot
16 56 (6.64%) Gatling
16 56 (6.64%) Ranorex
17 53 (6.29%) Visual Studio
18 51 (6.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 236 (28.00%) Finance
2 137 (16.25%) Retail
3 53 (6.29%) Telecoms
4 42 (4.98%) Banking
5 16 (1.90%) Law
5 16 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.30%) Marketing
7 9 (1.07%) Games
7 9 (1.07%) Legal
8 8 (0.95%) Electronics
8 8 (0.95%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.71%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.47%) Advertising
10 4 (0.47%) Back Office
11 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 198 (23.49%) Analyst
2 196 (23.25%) Test Engineer
3 195 (23.13%) Developer
4 177 (21.00%) Test Analyst
5 154 (18.27%) Tester
6 142 (16.84%) Developer in Test
7 94 (11.15%) Automation Tester
8 93 (11.03%) Software Developer
9 79 (9.37%) QA Engineer
10 73 (8.66%) Test Automation Engineer
11 57 (6.76%) Automation Test Analyst
12 56 (6.64%) Software Tester
13 54 (6.41%) Software Test Engineer
14 52 (6.17%) C# Developer
15 44 (5.22%) Software Engineer
16 43 (5.10%) Development Engineer
16 43 (5.10%) Software Development Engineer
17 42 (4.98%) QA Tester
18 41 (4.86%) Java Developer
19 40 (4.74%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (33.21%) SOAP
2 187 (22.18%) Web Services
3 131 (15.54%) .NET
4 125 (14.83%) REST
5 76 (9.02%) Gherkin
6 71 (8.42%) RESTful
7 68 (8.07%) XML
8 65 (7.71%) JSON
9 55 (6.52%) HTML
10 50 (5.93%) Spring
11 49 (5.81%) CSS
12 42 (4.98%) AngularJS
13 32 (3.80%) Swagger
14 31 (3.68%) Spring Boot
15 30 (3.56%) HTML5
16 25 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (2.85%) Middleware
18 22 (2.61%) Node.js
19 21 (2.49%) .NET Framework
20 18 (2.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.35%) Fintech
2 27 (3.20%) Mobile App
3 24 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (2.37%) Mainframe
5 18 (2.14%) User Experience
6 13 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
7 12 (1.42%) Wiki
8 11 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (0.83%) Social Media
11 7 (0.83%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.71%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.59%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.59%) Online Banking
13 5 (0.59%) Social Network
14 4 (0.47%) Cloud Native
14 4 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.05%) Windows
2 42 (4.98%) Linux
3 39 (4.63%) Unix
4 17 (2.02%) Android
4 17 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.83%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.12%) CentOS
6 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 718 (85.17%) Test Automation
2 703 (83.39%) Agile Software Development
3 373 (44.25%) BDD
4 341 (40.45%) TDD
5 326 (38.67%) Scrum
6 252 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
7 234 (27.76%) Software Testing
8 194 (23.01%) API Testing
9 174 (20.64%) SDET
10 164 (19.45%) Non-Functional Testing
11 149 (17.67%) Test Scripting
12 140 (16.61%) Kanban
13 139 (16.49%) SDLC
14 125 (14.83%) DevOps
15 124 (14.71%) Manual Testing
16 122 (14.47%) Functional Testing
17 121 (14.35%) Mentoring
18 120 (14.23%) Software Engineering
19 115 (13.64%) Test Strategy
20 109 (12.93%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 425 (50.42%) Java
2 364 (43.18%) C#
3 274 (32.50%) SQL
4 146 (17.32%) JavaScript
5 133 (15.78%) Python
6 101 (11.98%) C++
7 96 (11.39%) Ruby
8 81 (9.61%) C
9 75 (8.90%) PHP
10 59 (7.00%) Scala
11 36 (4.27%) T-SQL
12 24 (2.85%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.02%) Java 8
14 14 (1.66%) Groovy
15 11 (1.30%) VBScript
16 10 (1.19%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.07%) TypeScript
18 8 (0.95%) Bash Shell
18 8 (0.95%) VB.NET
19 7 (0.83%) Go
Qualifications
1 138 (16.37%) ISTQB
2 93 (11.03%) Degree
3 76 (9.02%) Security Cleared
4 67 (7.95%) ISEB
5 65 (7.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 65 (7.71%) SC Cleared
6 30 (3.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.59%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.47%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.36%) MCP
10 1 (0.12%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 329 (39.03%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (3.20%) Docker
2 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 70 (8.30%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (2.85%) HP ALM
3 11 (1.30%) Ansible
4 10 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.07%) Terraform
6 8 (0.95%) Puppet
7 7 (0.83%) Mesos
8 5 (0.59%) CA Service Virtualization
9 3 (0.36%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.12%) Istio
Vendors
1 111 (13.17%) Google
2 101 (11.98%) Microsoft
3 75 (8.90%) HP
4 37 (4.39%) WorldPay
5 29 (3.44%) Oracle
6 28 (3.32%) IBM
7 26 (3.08%) CA Agile Central
8 21 (2.49%) Pega
9 17 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.19%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.19%) SAP
11 8 (0.95%) Tableau
12 7 (0.83%) FNZ
12 7 (0.83%) PureLoad
12 7 (0.83%) Rackspace
12 7 (0.83%) Splunk
13 6 (0.71%) Informatica
14 5 (0.59%) CA
15 3 (0.36%) Adobe
15 3 (0.36%) Lotus