Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 516 519 544
Rank change year-on-year +3 +25 +30
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 608 802 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.54% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.57% 2.70% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 407 614 697
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 23,686 29,734 35,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.20% 19.89% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18,684 23,699 29,501
UK 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 £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 17 February 2020.

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 17 February 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 -7 565 £45,000 -5.26% 81
UK excluding London +57 484 £45,000 +5.88% 77
North of England +55 162 £43,750 +2.94% 31
South East +69 153 £50,000 +14.94% 11
London -94 111 £52,500 -12.50% 9
Yorkshire +41 77 £42,500 - 17
North West +14 70 £45,000 +6.51% 11
Midlands -13 67 £45,000 - 8
South West +29 43 £37,500 -5.98% 12
East Midlands +11 34 £35,000 -30.00% 2
West Midlands -5 30 £47,500 +18.75% 6
East of England +67 27 £42,500 -5.56% 10
Wales +13 26 £35,000 -25.53% 4
North East +18 15 £47,500 - 3
Scotland +15 6 £47,500 - 1
Northern Ireland +6 1 £30,000 -25.00%

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 469 (77.14%) Test Automation
2 420 (69.08%) Agile Software Development
3 376 (61.84%) Selenium
4 254 (41.78%) SQL
5 245 (40.30%) Scrum
5 245 (40.30%) JIRA
6 228 (37.50%) Postman
7 219 (36.02%) Java
8 218 (35.86%) Web Services
9 214 (35.20%) C#
10 212 (34.87%) QA
11 209 (34.38%) BDD
12 185 (30.43%) Cucumber
13 173 (28.45%) Software Testing
14 171 (28.13%) SOAP
15 168 (27.63%) Jenkins
16 157 (25.82%) TDD
17 137 (22.53%) JMeter
18 130 (21.38%) Continuous Integration
19 115 (18.91%) API Testing
20 109 (17.93%) SQL Server
21 108 (17.76%) JavaScript
22 105 (17.27%) Non-Functional Testing
23 104 (17.11%) DevOps
24 103 (16.94%) WebDriver
25 99 (16.28%) HP
25 99 (16.28%) .NET
25 99 (16.28%) REST
26 94 (15.46%) SDLC
26 94 (15.46%) Test Scripting

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 81 (13.32%) Confluence
2 19 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 18 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (2.80%) Oracle Service Bus
5 15 (2.47%) IIS
6 12 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.32%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.66%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.49%) Apache
10 2 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.33%) JBoss
10 2 (0.33%) Moodle
10 2 (0.33%) Totara
10 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.16%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.16%) Drupal
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.16%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 29 (4.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 37 (6.09%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (1.48%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (0.99%) BusinessWorks
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 68 (11.18%) Azure
2 30 (4.93%) Office 365
3 26 (4.28%) G Suite
4 23 (3.78%) BrowserStack
5 21 (3.45%) AWS
6 15 (2.47%) GitHub
7 11 (1.81%) SaaS
8 9 (1.48%) Slack
9 8 (1.32%) PaaS
10 6 (0.99%) BlazeMeter
10 6 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.82%) Power Platform
12 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.49%) Tricentis Tosca
13 2 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (0.33%) GCP
13 2 (0.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (0.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 2 (0.33%) Sauce Labs
13 2 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.81%) PuTTY
2 7 (1.15%) Wireshark
3 3 (0.49%) HTTP
3 3 (0.49%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.49%) SSL
4 2 (0.33%) DSL
4 2 (0.33%) Firewall
4 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.16%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.16%) Internet
5 1 (0.16%) Network Security
5 1 (0.16%) Skype
5 1 (0.16%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 25 (4.11%) SQL Server 2016
6 20 (3.29%) Relational Database
7 18 (2.96%) RDBMS
8 16 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (2.47%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.81%) Oracle ODI
12 10 (1.64%) SQLPlus
13 3 (0.49%) Blockchain
13 3 (0.49%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 376 (61.84%) Selenium
2 245 (40.30%) JIRA
3 228 (37.50%) Postman
4 185 (30.43%) Cucumber
5 168 (27.63%) Jenkins
6 137 (22.53%) JMeter
7 103 (16.94%) WebDriver
8 87 (14.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 75 (12.34%) LoadRunner
10 62 (10.20%) Git (software)
10 62 (10.20%) SpecFlow
11 57 (9.38%) HP UFT
12 50 (8.22%) Maven
13 46 (7.57%) Visual Studio
14 43 (7.07%) Appium
15 42 (6.91%) Protractor
16 41 (6.74%) JUnit
16 41 (6.74%) REST Assured
17 30 (4.93%) Gatling
18 28 (4.61%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (11.35%) Finance
2 46 (7.57%) Public Sector
3 36 (5.92%) Banking
4 13 (2.14%) Retail
5 8 (1.32%) Aerospace
5 8 (1.32%) Marketing
6 6 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.66%) Electronics
7 4 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.49%) Back Office
9 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.16%) Advertising
10 1 (0.16%) Billing
10 1 (0.16%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (20.23%) Analyst
2 105 (17.27%) Test Analyst
3 100 (16.45%) Developer
3 100 (16.45%) Tester
4 82 (13.49%) QA Engineer
5 76 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 54 (8.88%) Consultant
7 51 (8.39%) Automation Tester
8 46 (7.57%) Test Consultant
9 43 (7.07%) Software Tester
10 42 (6.91%) Senior Consultant
11 40 (6.58%) Senior Test Consultant
12 35 (5.76%) Senior Analyst
12 35 (5.76%) Senior Test Analyst
12 35 (5.76%) Test Automation Engineer
12 35 (5.76%) Test Leader
13 34 (5.59%) Software Developer
14 33 (5.43%) Developer in Test
15 28 (4.61%) Applications Developer
15 28 (4.61%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (35.86%) Web Services
2 171 (28.13%) SOAP
3 99 (16.28%) .NET
3 99 (16.28%) REST
4 90 (14.80%) XML
5 71 (11.68%) RESTful
6 51 (8.39%) WCF
7 47 (7.73%) CSS
8 43 (7.07%) Middleware
9 39 (6.41%) ASP.NET
10 38 (6.25%) jQuery
11 36 (5.92%) Gherkin
11 36 (5.92%) HTML
12 29 (4.77%) Ajax
13 27 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (3.13%) JSON
15 18 (2.96%) J2EE
16 17 (2.80%) .NET Framework
17 15 (2.47%) AngularJS
18 14 (2.30%) React
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.06%) Mobile App
2 42 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.77%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (2.80%) Virtual Team
5 10 (1.64%) Digital Media
6 9 (1.48%) User Experience
7 8 (1.32%) PMI
7 8 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.32%) Social Network
8 5 (0.82%) NHS
9 4 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.49%) AS400
10 3 (0.49%) Life Science
10 3 (0.49%) Wiki
11 2 (0.33%) DataPower
11 2 (0.33%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.16%) EPoS
12 1 (0.16%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.16%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.95%) Linux
2 21 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 17 (2.80%) Android
4 16 (2.63%) Unix
5 11 (1.81%) Windows
6 5 (0.82%) CentOS
6 5 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (77.14%) Test Automation
2 420 (69.08%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (40.30%) Scrum
4 209 (34.38%) BDD
5 173 (28.45%) Software Testing
6 157 (25.82%) TDD
7 130 (21.38%) Continuous Integration
8 115 (18.91%) API Testing
9 105 (17.27%) Non-Functional Testing
10 104 (17.11%) DevOps
11 94 (15.46%) SDLC
11 94 (15.46%) Test Scripting
12 83 (13.65%) Performance Testing
13 80 (13.16%) Functional Testing
14 77 (12.66%) User Acceptance Testing
15 76 (12.50%) Test Management
16 72 (11.84%) Regression Testing
17 71 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
18 69 (11.35%) Agile Testing
19 64 (10.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 254 (41.78%) SQL
2 219 (36.02%) Java
3 214 (35.20%) C#
4 108 (17.76%) JavaScript
5 61 (10.03%) Python
6 38 (6.25%) Ruby
7 36 (5.92%) PL/SQL
8 35 (5.76%) Groovy
9 34 (5.59%) T-SQL
10 25 (4.11%) VBScript
11 22 (3.62%) Scala
12 21 (3.45%) C
12 21 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.96%) C++
14 16 (2.63%) PHP
14 16 (2.63%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.64%) TypeScript
16 9 (1.48%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.82%) Go
18 4 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (9.70%) ISTQB
2 47 (7.73%) Degree
3 38 (6.25%) ISEB
4 27 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (2.30%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.81%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (1.32%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.99%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (34.87%) QA
2 16 (2.63%) PMO
3 9 (1.48%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (3.62%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (8.22%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (6.41%) HP ALM
3 24 (3.95%) Kubernetes
4 17 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.97%) Puppet
6 7 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (0.99%) Ansible
7 6 (0.99%) TIBCO Hawk
8 1 (0.16%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.16%) Kibana
8 1 (0.16%) nmon
Vendors
1 99 (16.28%) HP
2 81 (13.32%) Microsoft
3 43 (7.07%) CA
4 39 (6.41%) Oracle
5 37 (6.09%) Google
5 37 (6.09%) WorldPay
6 36 (5.92%) Delphix
7 25 (4.11%) FIS
8 16 (2.63%) SAP
9 11 (1.81%) CA Agile Central
9 11 (1.81%) IBM
10 9 (1.48%) Xamarin
11 8 (1.32%) BEA
11 8 (1.32%) Informatica
11 8 (1.32%) Micro Focus
12 7 (1.15%) Atlassian
12 7 (1.15%) Parasoft
13 6 (0.99%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.66%) Splunk
15 2 (0.33%) Tableau