Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 747 504 553
Rank change year-on-year -243 +49 +30
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 276 199 667
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.09% 1.97% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 174 153 405
10th Percentile £36,625 £35,000 £30,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -5.88%

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 25,311 10,122 26,830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.83% 20.99% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15,745 8,353 21,408
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

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 26 September 2021.

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 26 September 2021. 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 -251 258 £48,750 -2.50% 55
UK excluding London -234 172 £47,500 -5.00% 43
London -179 96 £55,000 -4.35% 16
North of England -114 65 £47,500 +5.56% 15
South East -157 64 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Work from Home -260 41 £47,500 +5.91% 16
Yorkshire -91 35 £47,500 - 5
North West -79 29 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Midlands -85 14 £50,000 -23.36% 6
Midlands -111 14 £50,000 -23.36% 7
South West -136 12 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Northern Ireland - 6 £27,500 - 1
East of England -94 5 £62,500 +56.25% 2
Scotland -98 4 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Wales -38 2 £60,500 +86.15%
North East -38 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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.

1 226 (81.88%) Test Automation
2 201 (72.83%) Selenium
3 183 (66.30%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (54.71%) Postman
5 136 (49.28%) Java
6 118 (42.75%) QA
7 110 (39.86%) Cucumber
8 109 (39.49%) DevOps
9 105 (38.04%) Software Testing
10 101 (36.59%) AWS
11 93 (33.70%) C#
12 85 (30.80%) Azure
13 82 (29.71%) Jenkins
14 81 (29.35%) BDD
14 81 (29.35%) Git (software)
15 80 (28.99%) SOAP
16 79 (28.62%) JIRA
17 78 (28.26%) Social Skills
18 73 (26.45%) SQL
19 72 (26.09%) JavaScript
20 69 (25.00%) Python
21 68 (24.64%) JMeter
22 67 (24.28%) API Testing
23 61 (22.10%) Web Services
23 61 (22.10%) TDD
24 58 (21.01%) Test Scripting
25 57 (20.65%) Scrum
26 56 (20.29%) SQL Server
27 52 (18.84%) Kubernetes
28 51 (18.48%) REST

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 29 (10.51%) Confluence
2 12 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.26%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.72%) nginx
5 1 (0.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.36%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (0.36%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 101 (36.59%) AWS
2 85 (30.80%) Azure
3 50 (18.12%) GCP
4 19 (6.88%) Amazon SQS
5 18 (6.52%) Serverless
6 13 (4.71%) Slack
7 12 (4.35%) BlazeMeter
8 9 (3.26%) GitHub
8 9 (3.26%) SaaS
9 3 (1.09%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 3 (1.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 3 (1.09%) BrowserStack
9 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.72%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.36%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.16%) Internet
2 15 (5.43%) MQTT
3 9 (3.26%) SMS
4 6 (2.17%) Firewall
4 6 (2.17%) HTTP
4 6 (2.17%) Network Security
4 6 (2.17%) SSL
4 6 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.72%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.72%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.72%) Telnet
5 2 (0.72%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.36%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.68%) Relational Database
3 28 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (9.42%) MySQL
5 23 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 19 (6.88%) Oracle Database
7 18 (6.52%) NoSQL
8 17 (6.16%) Redis
9 16 (5.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (3.99%) Couchbase
10 11 (3.99%) DB2
11 9 (3.26%) Apache Hive
11 9 (3.26%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.26%) HBase
11 9 (3.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.45%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.45%) MySQL Workbench
13 2 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 201 (72.83%) Selenium
2 151 (54.71%) Postman
3 110 (39.86%) Cucumber
4 82 (29.71%) Jenkins
5 81 (29.35%) Git (software)
6 79 (28.62%) JIRA
7 68 (24.64%) JMeter
8 44 (15.94%) REST Assured
9 36 (13.04%) Appium
9 36 (13.04%) SpecFlow
10 26 (9.42%) Cypress.io
11 24 (8.70%) WebDriver
12 23 (8.33%) Katalon Studio
13 22 (7.97%) GitLab
13 22 (7.97%) JUnit
14 21 (7.61%) LoadRunner
14 21 (7.61%) TestNG
15 20 (7.25%) Robot Framework
15 20 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (6.52%) Maven
General
1 78 (28.26%) Social Skills
2 41 (14.86%) Finance
3 26 (9.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 21 (7.61%) Presentation Skills
5 18 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (6.16%) Retail
7 13 (4.71%) Banking
7 13 (4.71%) Law
8 9 (3.26%) Marketing
9 7 (2.54%) Public Sector
10 6 (2.17%) Advertising
10 6 (2.17%) Military
10 6 (2.17%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.81%) Legal
11 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.81%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (1.45%) Spanish Language
12 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
13 3 (1.09%) Electronics
13 3 (1.09%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 53 (19.20%) QA Engineer
2 47 (17.03%) Analyst
3 44 (15.94%) Test Engineer
4 41 (14.86%) Test Analyst
5 33 (11.96%) Automation Engineer
6 30 (10.87%) QA Automation Engineer
7 29 (10.51%) Developer
7 29 (10.51%) Software Engineer
7 29 (10.51%) Tester
8 24 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
9 23 (8.33%) Java Engineer
10 22 (7.97%) QA Analyst
11 21 (7.61%) Senior Java Engineer
12 18 (6.52%) QA Test Analyst
13 14 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (5.07%) Senior DevOps
13 14 (5.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 14 (5.07%) Technical Trainer
13 14 (5.07%) Test Automation Engineer
13 14 (5.07%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (28.99%) SOAP
2 61 (22.10%) Web Services
3 51 (18.48%) REST
4 47 (17.03%) .NET
5 41 (14.86%) RESTful
6 37 (13.41%) AngularJS
7 33 (11.96%) React
8 31 (11.23%) Node.js
9 30 (10.87%) .NET Framework
10 27 (9.78%) Gherkin
11 26 (9.42%) JSON
11 26 (9.42%) Swagger
12 25 (9.06%) Kafka
13 21 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (6.88%) ASP.NET
15 18 (6.52%) Redux
16 17 (6.16%) Middleware
16 17 (6.16%) Sass
16 17 (6.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (5.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (6.52%) User Experience
3 13 (4.71%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.26%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.17%) Internet of Things
5 6 (2.17%) Online Banking
5 6 (2.17%) Renewable Energy
6 5 (1.81%) Life Science
6 5 (1.81%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.81%) Replication
7 4 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.45%) Wiki
8 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.72%) Tandem
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.77%) Windows
2 37 (13.41%) Apple iOS
3 36 (13.04%) Android
4 22 (7.97%) Linux
5 17 (6.16%) Unix
6 6 (2.17%) Solaris
7 3 (1.09%) AIX
8 1 (0.36%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (81.88%) Test Automation
2 183 (66.30%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (39.49%) DevOps
4 105 (38.04%) Software Testing
5 81 (29.35%) BDD
6 67 (24.28%) API Testing
7 61 (22.10%) TDD
8 58 (21.01%) Test Scripting
9 57 (20.65%) Scrum
10 50 (18.12%) Microservices
11 46 (16.67%) SDLC
12 45 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (13.41%) Software Engineering
13 37 (13.41%) Test Strategy
13 37 (13.41%) Waterfall
14 36 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
15 31 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (11.23%) SDET
16 28 (10.14%) Regression Testing
17 26 (9.42%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (49.28%) Java
2 93 (33.70%) C#
3 73 (26.45%) SQL
4 72 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 69 (25.00%) Python
6 31 (11.23%) TypeScript
7 21 (7.61%) Objective-C
8 20 (7.25%) Apple Swift
8 20 (7.25%) Bash Shell
9 19 (6.88%) Ruby
10 18 (6.52%) PowerShell
11 12 (4.35%) C
12 11 (3.99%) ES6
12 11 (3.99%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.90%) VBScript
14 6 (2.17%) Groovy
15 5 (1.81%) PHP
16 4 (1.45%) C++
16 4 (1.45%) Java 8
16 4 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (14.49%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.77%) SC Cleared
3 31 (11.23%) ISTQB
4 18 (6.52%) Degree
4 18 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (6.16%) ISEB
6 7 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (2.17%) CEH
7 6 (2.17%) CISA
7 6 (2.17%) GIAC
7 6 (2.17%) OSCE
7 6 (2.17%) OSCP
8 4 (1.45%) CITP
8 4 (1.45%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.72%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (42.75%) QA
2 6 (2.17%) GDPR
2 6 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.17%) NIST
3 3 (1.09%) Accessibility
System Software
1 36 (13.04%) Docker
2 9 (3.26%) HDFS
3 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 52 (18.84%) Kubernetes
2 28 (10.14%) Terraform
3 18 (6.52%) Grafana
4 15 (5.43%) HAProxy
4 15 (5.43%) Kibana
4 15 (5.43%) logstash
4 15 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (5.43%) Opsgenie
4 15 (5.43%) Pingdom
4 15 (5.43%) ZABBIX
5 14 (5.07%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (5.07%) Mesos
6 13 (4.71%) Ansible
7 11 (3.99%) HP ALM
7 11 (3.99%) MIIS
8 6 (2.17%) HP Fortify
8 6 (2.17%) WebInspect
9 2 (0.72%) nmon
Vendors
1 41 (14.86%) Oracle
2 28 (10.14%) Google
3 24 (8.70%) HP
4 19 (6.88%) Microsoft
5 18 (6.52%) Splunk
6 15 (5.43%) New Relic
7 13 (4.71%) Cognizant
8 11 (3.99%) Sun
9 8 (2.90%) Micro Focus
9 8 (2.90%) SAP
10 6 (2.17%) ArcSight
10 6 (2.17%) Black Duck
10 6 (2.17%) Qualys
10 6 (2.17%) Sonatype
10 6 (2.17%) Tripwire
10 6 (2.17%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.09%) CA Agile Central
12 3 (1.09%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 2 (0.72%) MuleSoft