Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 554 699
Rank change year-on-year -22 +145 +124
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 796 884 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% 2.49% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 648 764 543
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,141
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.22%

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 36660 35554 38429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.35% 18.70% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29788 30681 32460
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 £73,750 £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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -18 767 £45,000 +5.88% 35
UK excluding London +3 495 £40,000 - 23
London +6 300 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South East -5 139 £38,750 -8.82% 7
North of England -57 139 £40,000 - 10
Midlands +57 94 £42,500 +21.43% 3
South West +36 66 £37,500 +5.63%
North West +14 66 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Yorkshire -53 64 £41,000 +2.50% 6
West Midlands +8 52 £40,000 +11.11% 2
East Midlands +57 42 £45,500 +30.00% 1
East of England -1 31 £42,500 -8.00% 3
Wales +24 15 £34,000 +19.30%
Scotland +8 14 £45,000 -
North East - 10 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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.

1 678 (85.18%) Test Automation
2 574 (72.11%) Selenium
3 563 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
4 400 (50.25%) Java
5 358 (44.97%) QA
6 334 (41.96%) SOAP
7 301 (37.81%) SQL
8 260 (32.66%) BDD
9 242 (30.40%) Cucumber
10 227 (28.52%) Finance
11 226 (28.39%) C#
12 218 (27.39%) Test Scripting
13 211 (26.51%) WebDriver
14 208 (26.13%) JIRA
15 196 (24.62%) TDD
16 188 (23.62%) JMeter
17 186 (23.37%) Scrum
18 181 (22.74%) Web Services
19 171 (21.48%) Regression Testing
20 165 (20.73%) Jenkins
21 148 (18.59%) Software Testing
22 134 (16.83%) JUnit
23 133 (16.71%) Manual Testing
24 130 (16.33%) Test Management
25 128 (16.08%) Degree
26 126 (15.83%) ISTQB
27 122 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
27 122 (15.33%) XML
28 121 (15.20%) Functional Testing
28 121 (15.20%) 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 49 (6.16%) Confluence
2 40 (5.03%) Apache
3 38 (4.77%) Tomcat
4 26 (3.27%) IIS
5 21 (2.64%) WebSphere
6 18 (2.26%) JBoss
7 15 (1.88%) Mule ESB
8 14 (1.76%) CMS
9 13 (1.63%) Mule
9 13 (1.63%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.51%) Anypoint
10 12 (1.51%) GlassFish
10 12 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.50%) Documentum
15 3 (0.38%) MQSeries
16 2 (0.25%) Drupal
16 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 26 (3.27%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (1.13%) SAP ERP
2 9 (1.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 58 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.39%) BrowserStack
4 19 (2.39%) Slack
5 18 (2.26%) G Suite
5 18 (2.26%) Office 365
6 17 (2.14%) Sauce Labs
7 16 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (1.38%) GitHub
9 9 (1.13%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.75%) SaaS
11 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.13%) BlazeMeter
12 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.39%) Internet
2 26 (3.27%) HTTP
3 10 (1.26%) PuTTY
4 9 (1.13%) FTP
4 9 (1.13%) HTTPS
5 8 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (1.01%) VoIP
5 8 (1.01%) VSAT
6 7 (0.88%) Wireshark
7 5 (0.63%) tcpdump
7 5 (0.63%) WinSCP
8 4 (0.50%) ATM
9 2 (0.25%) Skype
10 1 (0.13%) DSL
10 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.13%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.14%) MySQL
3 16 (2.01%) MongoDB
4 15 (1.88%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (1.38%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.26%) Blockchain
8 9 (1.13%) SQLPlus
9 7 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.63%) Big Data
11 5 (0.63%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.50%) HBase
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.38%) DB2
13 3 (0.38%) DbVisualizer
13 3 (0.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 574 (72.11%) Selenium
2 242 (30.40%) Cucumber
3 211 (26.51%) WebDriver
4 208 (26.13%) JIRA
5 188 (23.62%) JMeter
6 165 (20.73%) Jenkins
7 134 (16.83%) JUnit
8 113 (14.20%) HP UFT
9 82 (10.30%) SpecFlow
10 73 (9.17%) Maven
11 71 (8.92%) Git (software)
12 65 (8.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 60 (7.54%) Appium
14 57 (7.16%) Team Foundation Server
15 49 (6.16%) TestNG
16 48 (6.03%) Ranorex
17 47 (5.90%) LoadRunner
18 46 (5.78%) Eclipse
19 38 (4.77%) Protractor
19 38 (4.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 227 (28.52%) Finance
2 67 (8.42%) Banking
2 67 (8.42%) Retail
3 20 (2.51%) Digital Economy
4 19 (2.39%) Back Office
5 15 (1.88%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.51%) Vietnamese Language
7 11 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.13%) Publishing
9 8 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.50%) Billing
10 4 (0.50%) Games
10 4 (0.50%) Marketing
10 4 (0.50%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.25%) Advertising
11 2 (0.25%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 272 (34.17%) Analyst
2 253 (31.78%) Test Analyst
3 144 (18.09%) Test Engineer
4 143 (17.96%) Tester
5 91 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
6 88 (11.06%) Developer
7 86 (10.80%) Senior Test Analyst
8 83 (10.43%) QA Engineer
9 76 (9.55%) Automation Test Analyst
10 71 (8.92%) Test Automation Engineer
11 65 (8.17%) QA Analyst
12 64 (8.04%) Automation Tester
13 57 (7.16%) QA Test Analyst
14 56 (7.04%) Test Leader
15 53 (6.66%) Senior Tester
16 51 (6.41%) Java Developer
17 46 (5.78%) QA Test Engineer
18 44 (5.53%) QA Tester
19 43 (5.40%) Software Test Engineer
20 39 (4.90%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (41.96%) SOAP
2 181 (22.74%) Web Services
3 122 (15.33%) XML
4 108 (13.57%) REST
5 92 (11.56%) .NET
6 86 (10.80%) RESTful
7 72 (9.05%) Gherkin
8 70 (8.79%) HTML
9 61 (7.66%) J2EE
9 61 (7.66%) Spring
10 52 (6.53%) JSON
11 34 (4.27%) Node.js
12 33 (4.15%) HTML5
13 30 (3.77%) WSDL
14 28 (3.52%) AngularJS
14 28 (3.52%) CSS
14 28 (3.52%) JPA
14 28 (3.52%) XSD
15 26 (3.27%) Hibernate
16 23 (2.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.55%) Computer Science
2 71 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (4.52%) Fintech
4 35 (4.40%) Client/Server
5 27 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (2.51%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.76%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.01%) SWIFT
11 7 (0.88%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
12 5 (0.63%) EPoS
12 5 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.50%) EFT
13 4 (0.50%) Smart Meter
14 3 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.38%) Social Media
15 2 (0.25%) Internet of Things
15 2 (0.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 85 (10.68%) Windows
2 77 (9.67%) Linux
3 61 (7.66%) Unix
4 15 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.88%) Android
6 5 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.50%) Kali Linux
7 4 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) AIX
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (85.18%) Test Automation
2 563 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
3 260 (32.66%) BDD
4 218 (27.39%) Test Scripting
5 196 (24.62%) TDD
6 186 (23.37%) Scrum
7 171 (21.48%) Regression Testing
8 148 (18.59%) Software Testing
9 133 (16.71%) Manual Testing
10 130 (16.33%) Test Management
11 122 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
12 121 (15.20%) Functional Testing
12 121 (15.20%) Test Strategy
13 118 (14.82%) Performance Testing
14 113 (14.20%) SDLC
15 96 (12.06%) User Acceptance Testing
16 95 (11.93%) Scenario Testing
17 94 (11.81%) API Testing
18 88 (11.06%) Unit Testing
19 81 (10.18%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 400 (50.25%) Java
2 301 (37.81%) SQL
3 226 (28.39%) C#
4 110 (13.82%) JavaScript
5 103 (12.94%) Python
6 77 (9.67%) Ruby
7 68 (8.54%) Groovy
8 64 (8.04%) C++
9 47 (5.90%) C
10 44 (5.53%) Scala
11 39 (4.90%) PHP
12 35 (4.40%) Shell Script
13 31 (3.89%) T-SQL
14 24 (3.02%) PL/SQL
15 23 (2.89%) VBScript
16 21 (2.64%) XPath
17 19 (2.39%) VB.NET
18 14 (1.76%) Jython
19 12 (1.51%) Perl
20 8 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 128 (16.08%) Degree
2 126 (15.83%) ISTQB
3 99 (12.44%) ISEB
4 64 (8.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 38 (4.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 26 (3.27%) Security Cleared
7 21 (2.64%) SC Cleared
8 18 (2.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.13%) CEH
10 1 (0.13%) CISSP
10 1 (0.13%) GWAPT
10 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.13%) OSCP
10 1 (0.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 358 (44.97%) QA
2 15 (1.88%) ISO 20022
2 15 (1.88%) ISO 8583
3 4 (0.50%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (2.39%) Docker
2 12 (1.51%) vSphere
3 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.25%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 55 (6.91%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (1.76%) CA Service Virtualization
2 14 (1.76%) Kubernetes
3 10 (1.26%) CloudHub
4 8 (1.01%) Kibana
5 7 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.88%) Puppet
6 5 (0.63%) Ansible
7 4 (0.50%) logstash
8 2 (0.25%) HockeyApp
8 2 (0.25%) Terraform
9 1 (0.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 71 (8.92%) HP
2 62 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 47 (5.90%) Oracle
4 41 (5.15%) Google
5 36 (4.52%) IBM
6 18 (2.26%) CA
6 18 (2.26%) CA Agile Central
7 12 (1.51%) Atlassian
7 12 (1.51%) SAP
8 11 (1.38%) VMware
9 10 (1.26%) MuleSoft
10 9 (1.13%) Dynatrace
10 9 (1.13%) Solace
10 9 (1.13%) Sybase
11 8 (1.01%) Cisco
12 7 (0.88%) Splunk
13 6 (0.75%) Talend
14 5 (0.63%) Informatica
14 5 (0.63%) Siebel
15 4 (0.50%) Red Hat