Period
to 17 May 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 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 695 469 488
Rank change year-on-year -226 +19 +64
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 193 531 855
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.08% 2.82% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 165 363 576
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,100 £30,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,625 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.06% +15.29% +1.12%

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 17,855 18,835 28,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.79% 19.57% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13,554 15,024 22,949
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 17 May 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 17 May 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 -188 185 £50,000 - 23
UK excluding London -207 125 £47,500 -3.06% 17
London +23 65 £55,000 - 6
North of England -94 44 £45,000 -2.70% 6
Work from Home -147 32 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South East -76 29 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Yorkshire -43 23 £47,500 -1.04% 4
North West -29 21 £38,000 -15.56% 2
Midlands -32 21 £45,000 -5.26% 3
South West -35 21 £50,000 +5.26% 2
West Midlands -8 18 £43,750 -21.88% 3
East of England +4 4 £62,500 +61.29% 1
Northern Ireland +3 3 £30,000 -
East Midlands -15 3 £50,000 +42.86%
Scotland -27 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Wales -4 1 £71,000 +102.86%

For the 6 months to 17 May 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.

1 164 (84.97%) Test Automation
2 141 (73.06%) Selenium
3 129 (66.84%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (53.37%) Java
5 93 (48.19%) Cucumber
6 89 (46.11%) Postman
7 76 (39.38%) SOAP
8 73 (37.82%) QA
9 67 (34.72%) DevOps
10 64 (33.16%) JIRA
11 63 (32.64%) C#
11 63 (32.64%) SQL
12 62 (32.12%) BDD
13 57 (29.53%) AWS
14 54 (27.98%) JavaScript
15 52 (26.94%) Social Skills
16 49 (25.39%) API Testing
16 49 (25.39%) Scrum
17 46 (23.83%) Azure
17 46 (23.83%) Jenkins
18 43 (22.28%) Git (software)
18 43 (22.28%) REST Assured
19 42 (21.76%) JMeter
20 37 (19.17%) Finance
21 36 (18.65%) Python
21 36 (18.65%) Test Scripting
21 36 (18.65%) TDD
21 36 (18.65%) Software Testing
22 35 (18.13%) WebDriver
22 35 (18.13%) 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 31 (16.06%) Confluence
2 9 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.07%) nginx
3 4 (2.07%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.55%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.52%) JBoss
6 1 (0.52%) Mule
6 1 (0.52%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.52%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.52%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (0.52%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 57 (29.53%) AWS
2 46 (23.83%) Azure
3 14 (7.25%) GCP
4 7 (3.63%) GitHub
5 6 (3.11%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (3.11%) Azure Service Bus
5 6 (3.11%) Azure Service Fabric
5 6 (3.11%) BlazeMeter
6 5 (2.59%) BrowserStack
7 4 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.07%) IaaS
8 3 (1.55%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.55%) Lucidchart
8 3 (1.55%) Tricentis Tosca
9 2 (1.04%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.04%) SaaS
9 2 (1.04%) Sauce Labs
9 2 (1.04%) Serverless
9 2 (1.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.11%) Skype
2 3 (1.55%) 3GPP
2 3 (1.55%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (1.55%) INAP
2 3 (1.55%) Internet
2 3 (1.55%) SMS
3 1 (0.52%) FTP
3 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.81%) MySQL
3 13 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.18%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.59%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.07%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.07%) DB2
8 3 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.55%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.55%) HBase
8 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.04%) MySQL Workbench
Development Applications
1 141 (73.06%) Selenium
2 93 (48.19%) Cucumber
3 89 (46.11%) Postman
4 64 (33.16%) JIRA
5 46 (23.83%) Jenkins
6 43 (22.28%) Git (software)
6 43 (22.28%) REST Assured
7 42 (21.76%) JMeter
8 35 (18.13%) WebDriver
9 20 (10.36%) SpecFlow
10 19 (9.84%) Visual Studio
11 18 (9.33%) Maven
12 13 (6.74%) Cypress.io
12 13 (6.74%) LoadRunner
13 12 (6.22%) Appium
13 12 (6.22%) Jasmine
14 11 (5.70%) Zephyr
15 10 (5.18%) JUnit
15 10 (5.18%) Octopus Deploy
16 9 (4.66%) GitLab
General
1 52 (26.94%) Social Skills
2 37 (19.17%) Finance
3 14 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.18%) Presentation Skills
5 8 (4.15%) Advertising
5 8 (4.15%) Marketing
6 7 (3.63%) Law
6 7 (3.63%) Public Sector
7 5 (2.59%) Retail
8 4 (2.07%) Banking
8 4 (2.07%) Influencing Skills
9 3 (1.55%) Back Office
9 3 (1.55%) Billing
9 3 (1.55%) Military
10 2 (1.04%) Electronics
10 2 (1.04%) Legal
10 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.52%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 45 (23.32%) QA Engineer
2 32 (16.58%) QA Automation Engineer
3 30 (15.54%) Test Engineer
4 29 (15.03%) Automation Engineer
5 26 (13.47%) Analyst
5 26 (13.47%) Tester
6 24 (12.44%) Developer
7 23 (11.92%) Test Automation Engineer
8 22 (11.40%) Test Analyst
9 16 (8.29%) Automation Tester
9 16 (8.29%) Java Engineer
10 14 (7.25%) Automation Test Analyst
11 13 (6.74%) Test Leader
12 12 (6.22%) Developer in Test
12 12 (6.22%) Software Engineer
13 10 (5.18%) Automation Test Lead
14 9 (4.66%) Senior Test Engineer
14 9 (4.66%) Technical Trainer
14 9 (4.66%) Trainer
15 8 (4.15%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (39.38%) SOAP
2 35 (18.13%) REST
3 29 (15.03%) Gherkin
4 26 (13.47%) .NET
5 23 (11.92%) JSON
6 22 (11.40%) AngularJS
6 22 (11.40%) Web Services
7 19 (9.84%) Spring
8 16 (8.29%) CSS
9 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (7.25%) React
11 13 (6.74%) Node.js
11 13 (6.74%) Spring Boot
11 13 (6.74%) XML
12 12 (6.22%) Kafka
12 12 (6.22%) RESTful
13 11 (5.70%) Middleware
14 10 (5.18%) HTML
15 9 (4.66%) jQuery
15 9 (4.66%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (4.15%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.15%) Replication
2 8 (4.15%) User Experience
3 4 (2.07%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.07%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (1.55%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.55%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.04%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.04%) NHS
6 1 (0.52%) AS400
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.52%) Housing Association
6 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.77%) Linux
1 15 (7.77%) Windows
2 12 (6.22%) Unix
3 4 (2.07%) Android
4 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (84.97%) Test Automation
2 129 (66.84%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (34.72%) DevOps
4 62 (32.12%) BDD
5 49 (25.39%) API Testing
5 49 (25.39%) Scrum
6 36 (18.65%) Software Testing
6 36 (18.65%) TDD
6 36 (18.65%) Test Scripting
7 33 (17.10%) Performance Testing
8 30 (15.54%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (15.03%) Non-Functional Testing
10 27 (13.99%) SDLC
11 24 (12.44%) Software Engineering
12 22 (11.40%) Regression Testing
12 22 (11.40%) Test Strategy
13 21 (10.88%) Defect Management
14 20 (10.36%) Functional Testing
15 17 (8.81%) Mentoring
16 16 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 103 (53.37%) Java
2 63 (32.64%) C#
2 63 (32.64%) SQL
3 54 (27.98%) JavaScript
4 36 (18.65%) Python
5 17 (8.81%) TypeScript
6 11 (5.70%) C
6 11 (5.70%) Java 8
6 11 (5.70%) PHP
7 10 (5.18%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.66%) VBScript
9 8 (4.15%) Groovy
10 7 (3.63%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.63%) Ruby
11 6 (3.11%) C++
12 5 (2.59%) F#
12 5 (2.59%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.07%) Perl
13 4 (2.07%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (12.95%) ISTQB
2 16 (8.29%) ISEB
2 16 (8.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 16 (8.29%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.25%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.15%) Degree
5 2 (1.04%) CITP
5 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (37.82%) QA
System Software
1 17 (8.81%) Docker
2 3 (1.55%) HDFS
3 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (8.29%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.15%) Ansible
2 8 (4.15%) Terraform
3 7 (3.63%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.04%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.52%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.52%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.52%) Grafana
5 1 (0.52%) Kibana
5 1 (0.52%) Mesos
5 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (13.99%) Oracle
2 12 (6.22%) HP
3 11 (5.70%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.66%) Google
5 8 (4.15%) SAP
6 6 (3.11%) OutSystems
7 4 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.07%) Splunk
8 3 (1.55%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.55%) CA
8 3 (1.55%) Mavenir
9 2 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (1.04%) Micro Focus
9 2 (1.04%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.04%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.52%) Altova
10 1 (0.52%) Apple
10 1 (0.52%) New Relic
10 1 (0.52%) Pega
10 1 (0.52%) Red Hat