Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 264 273 292
Rank change year-on-year +9 +19 +23
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 53 49 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.47% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.05% 3.07% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 51 24 6
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.29% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £49,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 1,737 1,598 1,615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.71% 15.47% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,422 1,389 1,429
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Birmingham +28 20 £45,250 -2.16% 1
Coventry +7 15 £31,000 -34.74%
Herefordshire - 10 £46,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £62,500 -
Solihull -14 2 £37,500 +41.51% 1
Warwickshire -17 2 £31,250 -43.18%
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 53 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 44 (83.02%) Selenium
3 34 (64.15%) QA
3 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (50.94%) SOAP
5 24 (45.28%) Finance
5 24 (45.28%) Waterfall
6 20 (37.74%) ISTQB
6 20 (37.74%) Manual Testing
7 18 (33.96%) JMeter
8 16 (30.19%) SQL
8 16 (30.19%) ISEB
9 14 (26.42%) Cucumber
10 13 (24.53%) Performance Testing
10 13 (24.53%) Java
11 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
12 11 (20.75%) BDD
12 11 (20.75%) WebDriver
12 11 (20.75%) HP UFT
13 10 (18.87%) Python
13 10 (18.87%) XML
13 10 (18.87%) Regression Testing
13 10 (18.87%) SDLC
14 9 (16.98%) Defect Management
14 9 (16.98%) Web Services
14 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
14 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
14 9 (16.98%) Degree
15 8 (15.09%) TeamCity
15 8 (15.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

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 7 (13.21%) JBoss
1 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.77%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (83.02%) Selenium
2 18 (33.96%) JMeter
3 14 (26.42%) Cucumber
4 11 (20.75%) HP UFT
4 11 (20.75%) WebDriver
5 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
6 8 (15.09%) TeamCity
7 7 (13.21%) Bitbucket
7 7 (13.21%) JBehave
7 7 (13.21%) Maven
7 7 (13.21%) WATIR
8 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
9 5 (9.43%) IntelliJ
9 5 (9.43%) Subversion
10 4 (7.55%) Appium
10 4 (7.55%) Gatling
10 4 (7.55%) JIRA
10 4 (7.55%) Zephyr
11 2 (3.77%) Calabash
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
2 7 (13.21%) Financial Institution
3 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Analyst
1 19 (35.85%) Test Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Test Leader
3 10 (18.87%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) QA Leader
4 8 (15.09%) QA Tester
4 8 (15.09%) Tester
5 6 (11.32%) QA Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Developer
6 5 (9.43%) QA Manager
7 4 (7.55%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) QA Test Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Performance Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Principal Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) QA Automation Tester
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) SOAP
2 10 (18.87%) XML
3 9 (16.98%) Web Services
4 7 (13.21%) Gherkin
5 4 (7.55%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) .NET
6 1 (1.89%) REST
6 1 (1.89%) RESTful
6 1 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 34 (64.15%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (45.28%) Waterfall
4 20 (37.74%) Manual Testing
5 13 (24.53%) Performance Testing
6 12 (22.64%) Test Strategy
7 11 (20.75%) BDD
8 10 (18.87%) Regression Testing
8 10 (18.87%) SDLC
9 9 (16.98%) Defect Management
9 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
10 7 (13.21%) Collateral Management
10 7 (13.21%) Open Source
10 7 (13.21%) Project Management
10 7 (13.21%) RUP
10 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
11 5 (9.43%) Case Management
11 5 (9.43%) Change Management
11 5 (9.43%) Load Testing
11 5 (9.43%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) Java
3 10 (18.87%) Python
4 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.21%) Perl
5 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.55%) C#
6 4 (7.55%) Ruby
7 2 (3.77%) C
7 2 (3.77%) C++
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) Scala
8 1 (1.89%) Groovy
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) ISTQB
2 16 (30.19%) ISEB
3 9 (16.98%) Degree
4 8 (15.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (13.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (64.15%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) New Relic
3 1 (1.89%) Pega
3 1 (1.89%) Xamarin