Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 258 306
Rank change year-on-year -2 +48 -3
Permanent jobs citing SoapUI 47 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.56% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.16% 3.42% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 15
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.57% +1.67% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,150 £31,000
90th Percentile £55,250 £57,500 £52,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -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 1,486 1,606 1,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.36% 16.41% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,134 1,394 1,444
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 23 April 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 23 April 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
Herefordshire - 18 £46,250 -
Birmingham +4 13 £40,750 -18.50% 2
Coventry -12 12 £31,250 -7.41%
Solihull +16 3 £37,500 +41.51% 1
Warwickshire -12 1 £32,500 -40.91%
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 47 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 38 (80.85%) Selenium
3 37 (78.72%) QA
4 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (68.09%) SOAP
6 31 (65.96%) Finance
7 28 (59.57%) Manual Testing
8 25 (53.19%) Waterfall
9 19 (40.43%) Test Strategy
10 16 (34.04%) ISTQB
11 14 (29.79%) SQL
12 13 (27.66%) ISEB
13 10 (21.28%) Performance Testing
14 9 (19.15%) Project Management
14 9 (19.15%) HP UFT
14 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
14 9 (19.15%) Degree
15 8 (17.02%) JMeter
15 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
15 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (17.02%) SDLC
16 7 (14.89%) Java
16 7 (14.89%) Regression Testing
17 6 (12.77%) Banking
17 6 (12.77%) Financial Institution
17 6 (12.77%) Web Services
17 6 (12.77%) XML
17 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 6 (12.77%) Collateral Management
17 6 (12.77%) Computer Science

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 (8.51%) JBoss
1 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (80.85%) Selenium
2 9 (19.15%) HP UFT
3 8 (17.02%) JMeter
3 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.64%) WATIR
5 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
6 4 (8.51%) Bitbucket
6 4 (8.51%) JBehave
6 4 (8.51%) Maven
6 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
7 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.38%) IntelliJ
7 3 (6.38%) Subversion
7 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.26%) JIRA
9 1 (2.13%) JUnit
9 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.13%) LoadUI
General
1 31 (65.96%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
2 6 (12.77%) Financial Institution
3 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Test Leader
2 12 (25.53%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Test Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) QA Leader
4 9 (19.15%) QA Manager
5 8 (17.02%) QA Tester
5 8 (17.02%) Tester
6 7 (14.89%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (14.89%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) QA Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (4.26%) Automation Tester
10 2 (4.26%) Junior
10 2 (4.26%) Manual Test Analyst
10 2 (4.26%) QA Automation Tester
10 2 (4.26%) QA Test Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
11 1 (2.13%) Graduate Test Engineer
11 1 (2.13%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) SOAP
2 6 (12.77%) Web Services
2 6 (12.77%) XML
3 4 (8.51%) Gherkin
4 3 (6.38%) Middleware
5 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Unix
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (59.57%) Manual Testing
4 25 (53.19%) Waterfall
5 19 (40.43%) Test Strategy
6 10 (21.28%) Performance Testing
7 9 (19.15%) Project Management
7 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
8 8 (17.02%) SDLC
9 7 (14.89%) Regression Testing
10 6 (12.77%) BDD
10 6 (12.77%) Collateral Management
11 5 (10.64%) Defect Management
12 4 (8.51%) Load Testing
12 4 (8.51%) Open Source
12 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
13 3 (6.38%) Logistics
13 3 (6.38%) Release Management
13 3 (6.38%) Security Testing
13 3 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.51%) Perl
3 4 (8.51%) Python
4 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) ISTQB
2 13 (27.66%) ISEB
3 9 (19.15%) Degree
4 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (4.26%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (78.72%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) HP