Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
England > West Midlands
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 248 234 278
Rank change year-on-year -14 +44 +16
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 20 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.62% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 4.21% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 43 49
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.59% +1.39%
10th Percentile £35,000 £24,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £64,733 £65,000
England median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% +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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,068 1,210 1,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.84% 14.63% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 853 972 1,584
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,800 £27,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,800 £64,733 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SoapUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in the West Midlands

SoapUI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SoapUI in the West Midlands

SoapUI
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for SoapUI in the West Midlands

SoapUI
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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
Walsall - 9 £45,000 -
Worcestershire -13 5 £45,500 +13.75% 1
Birmingham +20 4 £45,000 -14.29% 6
Shropshire +21 3 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £47,750 -
Staffordshire +1 1 - -
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (75.00%) XML
4 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 14 (70.00%) ISTQB
5 13 (65.00%) SOAP
6 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (60.00%) ISEB
6 12 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (55.00%) Toad
7 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio
7 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (55.00%) QA
8 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
8 10 (50.00%) HP UFT
8 10 (50.00%) User Stories
9 9 (45.00%) PuTTY
9 9 (45.00%) Scenario Testing
9 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 9 (45.00%) SQLPlus
9 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
9 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
9 9 (45.00%) VBScript
9 9 (45.00%) DHTML
9 9 (45.00%) HTML
9 9 (45.00%) WCF
10 8 (40.00%) Selenium
11 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
12 5 (25.00%) Postman

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (10.00%) Confluence
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) ThingWorx
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (10.00%) Azure Functions
2 2 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Flow
2 2 (10.00%) Power Platform
2 2 (10.00%) PowerApps
2 2 (10.00%) Serverless
3 1 (5.00%) GCP
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) SQLPlus
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Toad
1 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 8 (40.00%) Selenium
5 7 (35.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (25.00%) Postman
7 4 (20.00%) JIRA
8 3 (15.00%) Appium
8 3 (15.00%) Calabash
8 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
9 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (10.00%) JMeter
9 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
9 2 (10.00%) Subversion
9 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
10 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
10 1 (5.00%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Tester
2 8 (40.00%) Manual Tester
2 8 (40.00%) QA Manual Tester
2 8 (40.00%) QA Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Tester
4 4 (20.00%) QA Leader
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Azure Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) QA Automation Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) XML
2 13 (65.00%) SOAP
3 9 (45.00%) DHTML
3 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) WCF
4 4 (20.00%) .NET
4 4 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) Nightwatchjs
6 2 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (10.00%) Middleware
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) RAML
7 1 (5.00%) RESTful
7 1 (5.00%) Spring
7 1 (5.00%) Swagger
7 1 (5.00%) Velocity
7 1 (5.00%) WireMock
7 1 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 10 (50.00%) User Stories
3 9 (45.00%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) API Testing
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (45.00%) VBScript
5 4 (20.00%) Ruby
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (60.00%) ISEB
2 12 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) webMethods
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Micro Focus
4 1 (5.00%) PTC
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com