Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 580 556 576
Rank change year-on-year -24 +20 -1
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 565 790 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.21% 2.43% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 385 618 648
UK median annual salary £42,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.37% +7.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,350 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 25,547 32,530 36,519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.90% 19.97% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20,330 26,235 29,717
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 £83,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 22 November 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 22 November 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 -16 536 £42,500 -13.27% 60
UK excluding London +3 421 £40,000 -5.88% 55
North of England +52 172 £40,000 -5.88% 30
London -13 134 £54,500 -16.15% 9
Yorkshire +36 98 £40,000 -5.88% 19
South East -31 89 £42,500 - 8
North West +28 68 £37,500 -6.25% 10
South West +34 60 £36,750 -21.86% 2
Midlands +5 47 £35,000 -22.22% 8
East of England +43 33 £51,250 -4.65% 3
East Midlands +18 29 £35,000 -30.00% 1
West Midlands -10 18 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Scotland +4 17 £47,500 -
North East +25 6 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Wales -8 3 £31,750 -42.27% 4
Northern Ireland -2 1 £30,000 -25.00%

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 427 (75.58%) Test Automation
2 420 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
3 376 (66.55%) Selenium
4 261 (46.19%) Scrum
5 258 (45.66%) SQL
6 239 (42.30%) Java
7 237 (41.95%) C#
8 229 (40.53%) JIRA
9 206 (36.46%) BDD
10 191 (33.81%) Software Testing
11 184 (32.57%) Cucumber
12 172 (30.44%) QA
13 170 (30.09%) TDD
14 164 (29.03%) Web Services
15 163 (28.85%) Jenkins
16 145 (25.66%) JMeter
17 137 (24.25%) SOAP
18 123 (21.77%) API Testing
19 112 (19.82%) JavaScript
20 109 (19.29%) SQL Server
21 107 (18.94%) DevOps
21 107 (18.94%) Test Scripting
22 104 (18.41%) REST
23 103 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
24 97 (17.17%) Non-Functional Testing
25 95 (16.81%) Team Foundation Server
26 93 (16.46%) .NET
27 91 (16.11%) User Acceptance Testing
27 91 (16.11%) Functional Testing
28 90 (15.93%) WebDriver

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 40 (7.08%) Confluence
2 17 (3.01%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.83%) WebLogic
4 13 (2.30%) IIS
4 13 (2.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (1.95%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.06%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.88%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.71%) Drupal
10 3 (0.53%) Anypoint
10 3 (0.53%) Apache
11 2 (0.35%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.35%) Mule
11 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.18%) JBoss
12 1 (0.18%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.18%) ThingWorx
12 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 42 (7.43%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 61 (10.80%) Azure
2 46 (8.14%) G Suite
2 46 (8.14%) Office 365
3 24 (4.25%) AWS
4 13 (2.30%) BlazeMeter
4 13 (2.30%) SaaS
5 10 (1.77%) BrowserStack
6 6 (1.06%) GitHub
6 6 (1.06%) Slack
7 2 (0.35%) Lucidchart
7 2 (0.35%) Tricentis Tosca
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.18%) GCP
8 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.18%) NuGet
8 1 (0.18%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.18%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.83%) Wireshark
2 11 (1.95%) PuTTY
3 9 (1.59%) HTTP
4 6 (1.06%) SSL
5 3 (0.53%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.53%) Internet
5 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.35%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.35%) Broadband
6 2 (0.35%) DSL
6 2 (0.35%) Firewall
6 2 (0.35%) Telnet
7 1 (0.18%) Network Security
7 1 (0.18%) Skype
7 1 (0.18%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (19.29%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (3.72%) SQL Server 2016
6 20 (3.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 17 (3.01%) Relational Database
8 16 (2.83%) NoSQL
9 12 (2.12%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.77%) GIS
10 10 (1.77%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.42%) SQLPlus
12 6 (1.06%) Big Data
12 6 (1.06%) Geospatial Data
12 6 (1.06%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 376 (66.55%) Selenium
2 229 (40.53%) JIRA
3 184 (32.57%) Cucumber
4 163 (28.85%) Jenkins
5 145 (25.66%) JMeter
6 95 (16.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 90 (15.93%) WebDriver
8 85 (15.04%) Git (software)
9 77 (13.63%) SpecFlow
10 70 (12.39%) LoadRunner
11 53 (9.38%) Visual Studio
12 49 (8.67%) JUnit
13 46 (8.14%) HP UFT
14 43 (7.61%) Appium
14 43 (7.61%) Maven
14 43 (7.61%) TeamCity
15 42 (7.43%) Protractor
16 30 (5.31%) Ranorex
17 29 (5.13%) Gatling
18 28 (4.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 74 (13.10%) Finance
2 38 (6.73%) Retail
3 18 (3.19%) Banking
4 15 (2.65%) Marketing
5 11 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.77%) Public Sector
7 8 (1.42%) Electronics
8 6 (1.06%) Back Office
8 6 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.53%) Games
9 3 (0.53%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 135 (23.89%) Analyst
2 114 (20.18%) Test Analyst
3 93 (16.46%) Developer
4 90 (15.93%) Test Engineer
5 89 (15.75%) Tester
6 55 (9.73%) Automation Tester
7 50 (8.85%) QA Engineer
8 49 (8.67%) Consultant
9 43 (7.61%) Test Consultant
10 42 (7.43%) Test Automation Engineer
11 39 (6.90%) Developer in Test
11 39 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
12 38 (6.73%) Senior Test Consultant
13 35 (6.19%) Automation Test Analyst
14 29 (5.13%) Software Developer
15 28 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
15 28 (4.96%) Senior Test Analyst
16 27 (4.78%) QA Analyst
17 24 (4.25%) Software Tester
18 22 (3.89%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (29.03%) Web Services
2 137 (24.25%) SOAP
3 104 (18.41%) REST
4 93 (16.46%) .NET
5 70 (12.39%) XML
6 57 (10.09%) RESTful
7 48 (8.50%) Middleware
8 42 (7.43%) HTML
9 39 (6.90%) CSS
10 35 (6.19%) jQuery
11 33 (5.84%) Gherkin
12 32 (5.66%) WCF
13 26 (4.60%) Spring
14 24 (4.25%) Ajax
14 24 (4.25%) ASP.NET
15 23 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (3.72%) JSON
17 13 (2.30%) AngularJS
17 13 (2.30%) Kafka
18 12 (2.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.43%) Mobile App
2 37 (6.55%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 9 (1.59%) User Experience
5 9 (1.59%) Wiki
6 8 (1.42%) PMI
6 8 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (0.88%) Fixed Income
7 5 (0.88%) Social Network
8 4 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (0.71%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.35%) DataPower
9 2 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.35%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.18%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) iSeries
10 1 (0.18%) NHS
10 1 (0.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.55%) Linux
2 29 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 27 (4.78%) Windows
4 25 (4.42%) Android
5 22 (3.89%) Unix
6 8 (1.42%) CentOS
6 8 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (75.58%) Test Automation
2 420 (74.34%) Agile Software Development
3 261 (46.19%) Scrum
4 206 (36.46%) BDD
5 191 (33.81%) Software Testing
6 170 (30.09%) TDD
7 123 (21.77%) API Testing
8 107 (18.94%) DevOps
8 107 (18.94%) Test Scripting
9 103 (18.23%) Continuous Integration
10 97 (17.17%) Non-Functional Testing
11 91 (16.11%) Functional Testing
11 91 (16.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 83 (14.69%) SDLC
13 81 (14.34%) Test Management
14 79 (13.98%) Kanban
15 76 (13.45%) Mentoring
16 68 (12.04%) Test Strategy
17 65 (11.50%) DSDM
17 65 (11.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 258 (45.66%) SQL
2 239 (42.30%) Java
3 237 (41.95%) C#
4 112 (19.82%) JavaScript
5 78 (13.81%) Python
6 56 (9.91%) Ruby
7 34 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 33 (5.84%) C
9 32 (5.66%) T-SQL
10 30 (5.31%) Shell Script
11 28 (4.96%) VBScript
12 26 (4.60%) C++
13 24 (4.25%) Groovy
14 22 (3.89%) PL/SQL
15 21 (3.72%) Scala
16 20 (3.54%) PHP
17 13 (2.30%) Kotlin
18 10 (1.77%) Go
19 8 (1.42%) Java 8
20 7 (1.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (10.27%) ISEB
2 49 (8.67%) ISTQB
3 34 (6.02%) Security Cleared
4 28 (4.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 26 (4.60%) SC Cleared
6 22 (3.89%) Degree
7 8 (1.42%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.53%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.18%) MCSD
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (30.44%) QA
2 3 (0.53%) PMO
3 1 (0.18%) GDPR
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (4.78%) Docker
2 4 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 67 (11.86%) HP Quality Center
2 41 (7.26%) Kubernetes
3 16 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (2.65%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (1.95%) Puppet
6 10 (1.77%) Ansible
7 2 (0.35%) nmon
8 1 (0.18%) Istio
8 1 (0.18%) Kibana
8 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 81 (14.34%) Microsoft
2 70 (12.39%) HP
3 52 (9.20%) Google
4 43 (7.61%) Oracle
4 43 (7.61%) WorldPay
5 14 (2.48%) Atlassian
6 13 (2.30%) CA Agile Central
7 11 (1.95%) SAP
8 9 (1.59%) FIS
8 9 (1.59%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.24%) IBM
9 7 (1.24%) Informatica
10 6 (1.06%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 5 (0.88%) BEA
12 4 (0.71%) MuleSoft
13 3 (0.53%) Micro Focus
13 3 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.53%) webMethods
14 2 (0.35%) CA
14 2 (0.35%) VMware