Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 492 498 535
Rank change year-on-year +6 +37 +55
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 617 832 922
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.56% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 2.82% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 455 622 807
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +6.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +3.85%

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 22,570 29,491 36,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.27% 19.92% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17,792 23,458 30,021
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
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 proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SoapUI.

Salary trend for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SoapUI over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Salary histogram for SoapUI in the UK

SoapUI
Top 17 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 2 April 2020. 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 -9 563 £50,000 +5.26% 43
UK excluding London +82 492 £45,000 +5.88% 35
South East +98 167 £51,250 +17.82% 8
North of England +54 163 £45,000 +5.88% 14
London -91 107 £55,000 -8.33% 13
North West +23 74 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Yorkshire +38 71 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Midlands +14 63 £45,000 +2.86% 3
West Midlands +29 35 £47,500 +11.76% 2
South West +41 34 £37,500 -0.63% 3
Wales +12 28 £34,000 -0.73% 2
East of England +63 25 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands +1 25 £35,000 -20.00% 1
North East +16 18 £47,500 - 1
Work from Home +8 17 £50,000 -21.57% 2
Scotland +40 12 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Northern Ireland +16 1 £30,000 -25.00%

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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.

1 492 (79.74%) Test Automation
2 431 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
3 388 (62.88%) Selenium
4 243 (39.38%) SQL
5 237 (38.41%) Java
6 232 (37.60%) JIRA
7 225 (36.47%) C#
8 224 (36.30%) BDD
9 214 (34.68%) Postman
10 210 (34.04%) SOAP
11 204 (33.06%) Scrum
12 199 (32.25%) QA
13 189 (30.63%) Web Services
14 178 (28.85%) Cucumber
15 177 (28.69%) Jenkins
16 161 (26.09%) TDD
17 159 (25.77%) Software Testing
18 138 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
18 138 (22.37%) API Testing
19 131 (21.23%) JMeter
20 130 (21.07%) Non-Functional Testing
21 125 (20.26%) WebDriver
22 116 (18.80%) JavaScript
23 104 (16.86%) HP
24 103 (16.69%) SDLC
25 102 (16.53%) Confluence
26 101 (16.37%) SQL Server
27 98 (15.88%) Test Scripting
27 98 (15.88%) DevOps
28 92 (14.91%) XML

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
1 102 (16.53%) Confluence
2 16 (2.59%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.59%) WebLogic
3 15 (2.43%) IIS
4 14 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (2.11%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.13%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.65%) Apache
8 4 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.49%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.32%) JBoss
10 2 (0.32%) Moodle
10 2 (0.32%) Totara
11 1 (0.16%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.16%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.16%) ThingWorx
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (4.21%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (1.62%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.46%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.32%) BASE24
6 1 (0.16%) SAP BRIM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Convergent Charging
6 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 78 (12.64%) Azure
2 23 (3.73%) BrowserStack
3 21 (3.40%) AWS
4 18 (2.92%) GitHub
4 18 (2.92%) Office 365
5 14 (2.27%) G Suite
6 12 (1.94%) BlazeMeter
7 10 (1.62%) SaaS
8 9 (1.46%) Slack
9 8 (1.30%) PaaS
10 7 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (1.13%) Serverless
11 6 (0.97%) Power Platform
12 5 (0.81%) Azure Functions
12 5 (0.81%) GCP
12 5 (0.81%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 5 (0.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.65%) Tricentis Tosca
14 2 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.78%) PuTTY
2 6 (0.97%) HTTP
3 2 (0.32%) ATM
3 2 (0.32%) DNS
3 2 (0.32%) DSL
3 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.32%) SSL
4 1 (0.16%) Firewall
4 1 (0.16%) Network Security
4 1 (0.16%) Skype
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (5.35%) Relational Database
4 32 (5.19%) RDBMS
5 27 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (3.40%) NoSQL
8 18 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
8 18 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
9 15 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.11%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.78%) Oracle ODI
12 11 (1.78%) SQLPlus
13 9 (1.46%) MySQL
13 9 (1.46%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 388 (62.88%) Selenium
2 232 (37.60%) JIRA
3 214 (34.68%) Postman
4 178 (28.85%) Cucumber
5 177 (28.69%) Jenkins
6 131 (21.23%) JMeter
7 125 (20.26%) WebDriver
8 88 (14.26%) LoadRunner
9 70 (11.35%) HP UFT
10 69 (11.18%) SpecFlow
11 63 (10.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 54 (8.75%) Maven
13 50 (8.10%) REST Assured
14 47 (7.62%) Visual Studio
15 46 (7.46%) Protractor
16 45 (7.29%) Git (software)
17 40 (6.48%) Appium
18 34 (5.51%) JUnit
19 32 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 31 (5.02%) Subversion
General
1 91 (14.75%) Finance
2 47 (7.62%) Public Sector
3 40 (6.48%) Banking
4 18 (2.92%) Retail
5 11 (1.78%) Aerospace
5 11 (1.78%) Marketing
6 8 (1.30%) Legal
7 6 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.81%) Back Office
9 4 (0.65%) Electronics
9 4 (0.65%) Law
9 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Billing
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (20.42%) Analyst
2 117 (18.96%) Tester
3 107 (17.34%) Test Analyst
4 105 (17.02%) Developer
5 94 (15.24%) Test Engineer
6 71 (11.51%) QA Engineer
7 57 (9.24%) Software Tester
8 56 (9.08%) Automation Tester
9 49 (7.94%) Test Automation Engineer
9 49 (7.94%) Test Leader
10 43 (6.97%) Software Engineer
11 42 (6.81%) Software Developer
12 38 (6.16%) Developer in Test
13 36 (5.83%) Software Test Engineer
14 35 (5.67%) Consultant
14 35 (5.67%) Software Analyst
14 35 (5.67%) Software Test Analyst
15 31 (5.02%) Senior Analyst
15 31 (5.02%) Senior Test Analyst
15 31 (5.02%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (34.04%) SOAP
2 189 (30.63%) Web Services
3 92 (14.91%) XML
4 88 (14.26%) .NET
5 73 (11.83%) RESTful
6 62 (10.05%) REST
7 54 (8.75%) CSS
8 53 (8.59%) WCF
9 48 (7.78%) HTML
10 43 (6.97%) Gherkin
11 40 (6.48%) Middleware
12 34 (5.51%) ASP.NET
13 27 (4.38%) Ajax
13 27 (4.38%) jQuery
14 26 (4.21%) AngularJS
15 25 (4.05%) JSON
16 23 (3.73%) .NET Framework
17 21 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (3.08%) React
19 18 (2.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.81%) Mobile App
3 31 (5.02%) Virtual Team
4 20 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (1.13%) NHS
6 6 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (0.97%) Social Network
7 5 (0.81%) AS400
8 4 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.65%) EPoS
8 4 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.49%) Life Science
9 3 (0.49%) Wiki
10 2 (0.32%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.32%) EMV
10 2 (0.32%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.32%) Tandem
10 2 (0.32%) User Experience
11 1 (0.16%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 1 (0.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (4.05%) Linux
2 21 (3.40%) Windows
3 17 (2.76%) Unix
4 15 (2.43%) Android
4 15 (2.43%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.97%) CentOS
5 6 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 492 (79.74%) Test Automation
2 431 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
3 224 (36.30%) BDD
4 204 (33.06%) Scrum
5 161 (26.09%) TDD
6 159 (25.77%) Software Testing
7 138 (22.37%) API Testing
7 138 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
8 130 (21.07%) Non-Functional Testing
9 103 (16.69%) SDLC
10 98 (15.88%) DevOps
10 98 (15.88%) Test Scripting
11 92 (14.91%) Performance Testing
12 91 (14.75%) Regression Testing
13 79 (12.80%) Test Strategy
14 76 (12.32%) Functional Testing
15 74 (11.99%) SDET
16 68 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
17 66 (10.70%) Test Management
18 65 (10.53%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 243 (39.38%) SQL
2 237 (38.41%) Java
3 225 (36.47%) C#
4 116 (18.80%) JavaScript
5 67 (10.86%) Python
6 33 (5.35%) PL/SQL
6 33 (5.35%) Ruby
6 33 (5.35%) VBScript
7 32 (5.19%) C
7 32 (5.19%) T-SQL
8 31 (5.02%) Groovy
9 26 (4.21%) C++
10 20 (3.24%) PHP
10 20 (3.24%) Scala
11 15 (2.43%) VB
12 13 (2.11%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 9 (1.46%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.46%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 84 (13.61%) Degree
2 69 (11.18%) ISTQB
3 42 (6.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (5.02%) ISEB
5 30 (4.86%) Security Cleared
6 29 (4.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (2.11%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.78%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.97%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (32.25%) QA
2 30 (4.86%) PMO
3 12 (1.94%) GDPR
4 2 (0.32%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 20 (3.24%) Docker
2 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.32%) vSphere
3 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 54 (8.75%) HP ALM
2 40 (6.48%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (3.24%) Kubernetes
4 12 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.46%) TIBCO Hawk
6 7 (1.13%) Puppet
7 2 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.16%) Ansible
8 1 (0.16%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 104 (16.86%) HP
2 85 (13.78%) Microsoft
3 45 (7.29%) CA
4 39 (6.32%) Oracle
5 36 (5.83%) Delphix
6 28 (4.54%) Google
7 25 (4.05%) FIS
7 25 (4.05%) WorldPay
8 16 (2.59%) SAP
9 12 (1.94%) IBM
10 11 (1.78%) Atlassian
11 9 (1.46%) CA Agile Central
11 9 (1.46%) TIBCO
12 8 (1.30%) Micro Focus
13 7 (1.13%) Parasoft
14 6 (0.97%) BEA
14 6 (0.97%) Informatica
14 6 (0.97%) Splunk
15 5 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
16 4 (0.65%) MuleSoft