Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 276 289
Rank change year-on-year +11 +13 +32
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 30 52 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.52% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.35% 2.66% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 30
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,750 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.89% - +5.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £65,000 £56,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% -5.56%

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 1,279 1,958 1,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.84% 19.75% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,041 1,676 1,489
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 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
Coventry +14 16 £38,750 +25.00% 1
Birmingham -1 7 £56,250 +2.27% 6
Shropshire +14 3 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Herefordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Staffordshire +16 1 £35,000 +1.45%
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 29 (96.67%) Selenium
1 29 (96.67%) Test Automation
2 23 (76.67%) QA
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 19 (63.33%) SOAP
5 16 (53.33%) Java
6 14 (46.67%) TDD
7 13 (43.33%) BDD
8 10 (33.33%) Concordion
8 10 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (33.33%) QA Automation
9 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
9 8 (26.67%) FitNesse
9 8 (26.67%) Degree
9 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
9 8 (26.67%) JMeter
9 8 (26.67%) Python
10 7 (23.33%) MySQL
10 7 (23.33%) PHP
10 7 (23.33%) Test Management
10 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
10 7 (23.33%) Docker
11 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
11 6 (20.00%) Web Services
11 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (16.67%) Linux
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting

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 4 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) Drupal
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (6.67%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Boomi
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
1 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) DB2
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.33%) HBase
4 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (96.67%) Selenium
2 20 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 10 (33.33%) Concordion
4 8 (26.67%) FitNesse
4 8 (26.67%) JMeter
5 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (13.33%) JIRA
7 3 (10.00%) Protractor
7 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
8 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.33%) JBehave
8 1 (3.33%) JUnit
8 1 (3.33%) Maven
8 1 (3.33%) Mockito
8 1 (3.33%) NetBeans
8 1 (3.33%) Subversion
8 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) QA Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) QA Manager
5 4 (13.33%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) UI Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Tester
8 1 (3.33%) Senior QA Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Quality Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) SOAP
2 6 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) XML
4 3 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 3 (10.00%) RESTful
5 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.67%) JSON
5 2 (6.67%) LAMP
5 2 (6.67%) Middleware
5 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) JMS
6 1 (3.33%) LESS
6 1 (3.33%) Node.js
6 1 (3.33%) REST
6 1 (3.33%) Sass
6 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Blog
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Test Automation
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) TDD
4 13 (43.33%) BDD
5 10 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (33.33%) QA Automation
6 8 (26.67%) Manual Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 7 (23.33%) Test Management
8 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
9 5 (16.67%) API Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 5 (16.67%) SDLC
9 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
10 4 (13.33%) Functional Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) Python
3 7 (23.33%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) Groovy
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Java 8
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (76.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (3.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.33%) Dell
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Splunk