Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SOAtest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAtest over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Parasoft SOAtest
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1123 1189 1207
Rank change year-on-year +66 +18 -
Permanent jobs citing SOAtest 2 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.006% 0.033% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
UK median annual salary £56,250 £22,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% -40.00% -
10th Percentile £46,525 £21,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,775 £84,750 £38,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £22,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +111.11% -40.00% -

SOAtest 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 31,387 35,910 34,762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.84% 20.15% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25,152 29,266 29,878
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

SOAtest
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SOAtest as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SOAtest in the UK

SOAtest
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAtest.

Salary trend for SOAtest in the UK

SOAtest
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAtest over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAtest in the UK

SOAtest
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAtest within the UK over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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 +70 2 £56,250 +150.00%
UK excluding London +53 1 £47,500 +111.11%
London +39 1 £65,000 -35.00%
North of England +28 1 £47,500 -
North West +16 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing SOAtest 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 SOAtest.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spock
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) Geb
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDET

SOAtest
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 1 (50.00%) CICS
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) Applitools
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Geb
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Protractor
2 1 (50.00%) SilkTest
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Spock
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fintech
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDET
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Groovy
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (50.00%) Borland
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle