Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 280 320
Rank change year-on-year +4 +40 +3
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 53 57 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.50% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.77% 3.21% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 24 2
West Midlands median annual salary £38,750 £35,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.15% -24.47% -6.00%
10th Percentile £28,550 £25,250 £33,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,250 £59,950
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 1910 1777 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.92% 15.71% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1606 1501 1552
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +37 27 £55,000 +46.67% 1
Coventry +21 16 £31,000 -6.06% 1
Shropshire -1 3 £62,500 +31.58% 2
Warwickshire -27 3 £42,000 +14.29% 1
Staffordshire +5 1 £34,500 -1.43%
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 51 (96.23%) Test Automation
2 47 (88.68%) Selenium
3 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (56.60%) JMeter
4 30 (56.60%) QA
5 26 (49.06%) Java
5 26 (49.06%) SOAP
6 20 (37.74%) BDD
7 18 (33.96%) ISTQB
7 18 (33.96%) Finance
8 16 (30.19%) Test Scripting
9 15 (28.30%) WATIR
9 15 (28.30%) Gherkin
9 15 (28.30%) JBehave
9 15 (28.30%) Open Source
10 14 (26.42%) Waterfall
10 14 (26.42%) SQL
11 13 (24.53%) Cucumber
11 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
11 13 (24.53%) WebDriver
12 12 (22.64%) JIRA
12 12 (22.64%) ISEB
13 11 (20.75%) Regression Testing
13 11 (20.75%) Python
13 11 (20.75%) Performance Testing
13 11 (20.75%) Test Management
14 10 (18.87%) Ranorex
14 10 (18.87%) SpecFlow
14 10 (18.87%) Software Testing
14 10 (18.87%) Web Services

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 8 (15.09%) JBoss
2 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 47 (88.68%) Selenium
2 30 (56.60%) JMeter
3 15 (28.30%) JBehave
3 15 (28.30%) WATIR
4 13 (24.53%) Cucumber
4 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
4 13 (24.53%) WebDriver
5 12 (22.64%) JIRA
6 10 (18.87%) Ranorex
6 10 (18.87%) SpecFlow
7 9 (16.98%) TeamCity
8 8 (15.09%) eggPlant
9 7 (13.21%) Appium
9 7 (13.21%) Bitbucket
9 7 (13.21%) HP UFT
9 7 (13.21%) Maven
10 6 (11.32%) Subversion
11 5 (9.43%) Calabash
11 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
11 5 (9.43%) IntelliJ
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
2 7 (13.21%) Financial Institution
3 6 (11.32%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Analyst
1 30 (56.60%) Test Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) QA Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Senior Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Senior Test Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Tester
3 12 (22.64%) QA Tester
4 11 (20.75%) QA Test Engineer
4 11 (20.75%) Test Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Tester
6 7 (13.21%) QA Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) QA Test Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Senior QA Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Senior QA Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior QA Test Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Senior QA Tester
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) SOAP
2 15 (28.30%) Gherkin
3 10 (18.87%) Web Services
4 9 (16.98%) XML
5 5 (9.43%) Middleware
6 3 (5.66%) .NET
7 2 (3.77%) REST
8 1 (1.89%) RESTful
8 1 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
1 7 (13.21%) Fintech
2 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) EPoS
3 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (96.23%) Test Automation
2 31 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) BDD
4 16 (30.19%) Test Scripting
5 15 (28.30%) Open Source
6 14 (26.42%) Waterfall
7 11 (20.75%) Performance Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Regression Testing
7 11 (20.75%) Test Management
8 10 (18.87%) Software Testing
9 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
9 9 (16.98%) SDLC
10 8 (15.09%) Defect Management
11 7 (13.21%) Collateral Management
11 7 (13.21%) Load Testing
11 7 (13.21%) RUP
12 5 (9.43%) Change Management
12 5 (9.43%) CRM
12 5 (9.43%) Stress Testing
12 5 (9.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) Python
4 8 (15.09%) C#
4 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.21%) Perl
5 7 (13.21%) Ruby
6 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.66%) C
8 2 (3.77%) C++
8 2 (3.77%) Groovy
8 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) ISTQB
2 12 (22.64%) ISEB
3 8 (15.09%) Degree
4 7 (13.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (11.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (56.60%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (5.66%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.77%) HP
3 2 (3.77%) New Relic
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Pega