Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 536 567 680
Rank change year-on-year +31 +113 +121
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 815 765 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.34% 2.31% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 653 637 552
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +1.25% +10.34% -3.33%

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 34,826 33,155 36,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.26% 18.84% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28,599 28,385 31,158
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 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 +24 788 £45,000 +5.88% 104
UK excluding London +27 529 £40,500 +1.25% 78
London +25 284 £57,000 +14.00% 31
South East +13 149 £38,750 -8.82% 27
North of England -17 148 £45,000 +12.50% 24
Midlands +77 117 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Yorkshire -42 69 £45,000 +12.50% 18
North West +26 68 £45,000 +26.76% 6
East Midlands +77 64 £42,500 +30.77% 5
South West +12 53 £42,500 +19.72% 7
West Midlands +9 53 £37,500 - 2
East of England +10 37 £45,000 +16.13% 8
Wales +22 16 £34,000 +25.93% 3
North East - 11 £38,500 -
Scotland -35 9 £40,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing SoapUI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 703 (86.26%) Test Automation
2 613 (75.21%) Selenium
3 563 (69.08%) Agile Software Development
4 407 (49.94%) Java
5 386 (47.36%) QA
6 307 (37.67%) SQL
7 303 (37.18%) SOAP
8 265 (32.52%) Cucumber
9 257 (31.53%) BDD
10 253 (31.04%) Finance
11 249 (30.55%) WebDriver
12 247 (30.31%) JIRA
13 244 (29.94%) C#
14 233 (28.59%) TDD
15 222 (27.24%) JMeter
16 211 (25.89%) Test Scripting
17 194 (23.80%) Jenkins
18 193 (23.68%) Web Services
19 191 (23.44%) Scrum
20 182 (22.33%) Software Testing
21 179 (21.96%) Regression Testing
22 144 (17.67%) XML
23 141 (17.30%) Test Management
24 139 (17.06%) Manual Testing
25 137 (16.81%) Performance Testing
26 128 (15.71%) ISTQB
27 124 (15.21%) JavaScript
27 124 (15.21%) Python
28 121 (14.85%) HP UFT
28 121 (14.85%) 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 66 (8.10%) Confluence
2 37 (4.54%) Tomcat
3 24 (2.94%) Apache
4 23 (2.82%) JBoss
4 23 (2.82%) WebSphere
5 17 (2.09%) IIS
5 17 (2.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 16 (1.96%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
8 8 (0.98%) Anypoint
8 8 (0.98%) CMS
8 8 (0.98%) JCAPS
8 8 (0.98%) Oracle Coherence
8 8 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (0.86%) GlassFish
9 7 (0.86%) Mule
9 7 (0.86%) Mule ESB
10 5 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 32 (3.93%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (1.35%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.61%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 68 (8.34%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (4.17%) Slack
4 24 (2.94%) G Suite
4 24 (2.94%) Office 365
5 18 (2.21%) BrowserStack
6 14 (1.72%) GitHub
7 12 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (1.23%) Sauce Labs
9 9 (1.10%) OpenShift
10 8 (0.98%) SuccessFactors
11 4 (0.49%) SaaS
12 3 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.25%) npm
14 1 (0.12%) BlazeMeter
14 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.12%) Trello
14 1 (0.12%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.15%) HTTP
2 29 (3.56%) Internet
3 18 (2.21%) PuTTY
4 9 (1.10%) FTP
4 9 (1.10%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (0.98%) SSH
5 8 (0.98%) VoIP
5 8 (0.98%) VSAT
6 7 (0.86%) WinSCP
7 5 (0.61%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.49%) ATM
9 3 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.37%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.25%) Skype
10 2 (0.25%) TETRA
11 1 (0.12%) DSL
11 1 (0.12%) SMTP
11 1 (0.12%) SSL
11 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.58%) Relational Database
3 18 (2.21%) Oracle Database
4 17 (2.09%) Blockchain
5 16 (1.96%) MySQL
6 14 (1.72%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.35%) DB2
9 8 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 8 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.98%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (0.86%) Big Data
10 7 (0.86%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.61%) SQLPlus
12 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 613 (75.21%) Selenium
2 265 (32.52%) Cucumber
3 249 (30.55%) WebDriver
4 247 (30.31%) JIRA
5 222 (27.24%) JMeter
6 194 (23.80%) Jenkins
7 121 (14.85%) HP UFT
8 106 (13.01%) JUnit
9 101 (12.39%) Maven
10 83 (10.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 80 (9.82%) Git (software)
12 74 (9.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 63 (7.73%) SpecFlow
14 57 (6.99%) Appium
14 57 (6.99%) LoadRunner
15 49 (6.01%) Protractor
15 49 (6.01%) Zephyr
16 47 (5.77%) Visual Studio
17 44 (5.40%) Eclipse
18 41 (5.03%) Ranorex
General
1 253 (31.04%) Finance
2 83 (10.18%) Retail
3 70 (8.59%) Banking
4 23 (2.82%) Back Office
5 20 (2.45%) Digital Economy
6 17 (2.09%) Legal
7 14 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.60%) Marketing
8 13 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.47%) Vietnamese Language
10 9 (1.10%) Automotive
11 7 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.61%) Advertising
12 5 (0.61%) Games
12 5 (0.61%) Publishing
13 4 (0.49%) Billing
14 3 (0.37%) Law
15 2 (0.25%) Electronics
15 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 249 (30.55%) Analyst
2 227 (27.85%) Test Analyst
3 178 (21.84%) Tester
4 142 (17.42%) Test Engineer
5 98 (12.02%) Automation Tester
6 93 (11.41%) QA Engineer
7 91 (11.17%) Senior Analyst
8 85 (10.43%) Developer
9 83 (10.18%) Senior Test Analyst
10 78 (9.57%) Automation Test Analyst
11 67 (8.22%) Test Automation Engineer
12 60 (7.36%) Software Test Engineer
13 58 (7.12%) QA Analyst
13 58 (7.12%) Test Leader
14 50 (6.13%) QA Test Analyst
15 49 (6.01%) Java Developer
15 49 (6.01%) Software Tester
16 48 (5.89%) Senior Tester
17 43 (5.28%) QA Automation Analyst
17 43 (5.28%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (37.18%) SOAP
2 193 (23.68%) Web Services
3 144 (17.67%) XML
4 114 (13.99%) REST
5 90 (11.04%) .NET
6 88 (10.80%) HTML
7 82 (10.06%) RESTful
8 80 (9.82%) Gherkin
9 49 (6.01%) J2EE
10 44 (5.40%) JSON
11 40 (4.91%) Spring
12 37 (4.54%) CSS
13 36 (4.42%) AngularJS
14 32 (3.93%) RabbitMQ
15 30 (3.68%) XSD
16 29 (3.56%) HTML5
16 29 (3.56%) WSDL
17 25 (3.07%) jQuery
17 25 (3.07%) MSMQ
17 25 (3.07%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.47%) Computer Science
2 66 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 32 (3.93%) Fintech
6 24 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (1.84%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.23%) Mainframe
10 8 (0.98%) Clustering
10 8 (0.98%) SWIFT
11 7 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (0.86%) N-Tier
11 7 (0.86%) Social Media
12 6 (0.74%) EPoS
12 6 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (0.61%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.49%) EFT
14 4 (0.49%) Smart Meter
15 3 (0.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 82 (10.06%) Linux
2 74 (9.08%) Windows
3 67 (8.22%) Unix
4 18 (2.21%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.09%) Android
6 14 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.25%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.12%) AIX
9 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 703 (86.26%) Test Automation
2 563 (69.08%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (31.53%) BDD
4 233 (28.59%) TDD
5 211 (25.89%) Test Scripting
6 191 (23.44%) Scrum
7 182 (22.33%) Software Testing
8 179 (21.96%) Regression Testing
9 141 (17.30%) Test Management
10 139 (17.06%) Manual Testing
11 137 (16.81%) Performance Testing
12 121 (14.85%) Test Strategy
13 120 (14.72%) Continuous Integration
14 115 (14.11%) Functional Testing
15 114 (13.99%) SDLC
16 98 (12.02%) Scenario Testing
17 96 (11.78%) API Testing
18 91 (11.17%) Waterfall
19 87 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
20 82 (10.06%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 407 (49.94%) Java
2 307 (37.67%) SQL
3 244 (29.94%) C#
4 124 (15.21%) JavaScript
4 124 (15.21%) Python
5 101 (12.39%) Ruby
6 69 (8.47%) C++
7 63 (7.73%) Groovy
8 49 (6.01%) PHP
9 43 (5.28%) C
10 41 (5.03%) Scala
11 37 (4.54%) Shell Script
12 34 (4.17%) T-SQL
13 22 (2.70%) VBScript
14 20 (2.45%) PL/SQL
15 19 (2.33%) VB.NET
16 18 (2.21%) Jython
17 16 (1.96%) XPath
18 14 (1.72%) Perl
19 8 (0.98%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 128 (15.71%) ISTQB
2 113 (13.87%) Degree
3 99 (12.15%) ISEB
4 54 (6.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 51 (6.26%) Security Cleared
6 50 (6.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 46 (5.64%) SC Cleared
8 23 (2.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.12%) CEH
10 1 (0.12%) CISSP
10 1 (0.12%) GWAPT
10 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.12%) OSCP
10 1 (0.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 386 (47.36%) QA
2 16 (1.96%) ISO 20022
2 16 (1.96%) ISO 8583
3 4 (0.49%) SEPA
4 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) PMO
6 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 27 (3.31%) Docker
2 4 (0.49%) vSphere
3 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 49 (6.01%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (2.82%) Kubernetes
3 17 (2.09%) CA Service Virtualization
4 13 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (1.60%) Puppet
5 8 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (0.74%) Kibana
7 5 (0.61%) CloudHub
7 5 (0.61%) WebInspect
8 4 (0.49%) logstash
9 2 (0.25%) Ansible
9 2 (0.25%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.25%) Grafana
9 2 (0.25%) HockeyApp
9 2 (0.25%) Nagios
9 2 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 82 (10.06%) HP
2 62 (7.61%) Microsoft
3 60 (7.36%) Oracle
4 57 (6.99%) Google
5 34 (4.17%) IBM
6 32 (3.93%) CA
7 14 (1.72%) CA Agile Central
7 14 (1.72%) SAP
8 13 (1.60%) Micro Focus
9 12 (1.47%) Atlassian
10 10 (1.23%) Capita
10 10 (1.23%) Splunk
11 9 (1.10%) Solace
11 9 (1.10%) Sybase
11 9 (1.10%) VMware
12 8 (0.98%) Dynatrace
12 8 (0.98%) MuleSoft
12 8 (0.98%) Remedy
12 8 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.98%) Talend