The table below looks at the statistics for TestComplete skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 325 313 312
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 1 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.008% 0.058% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.057% 0.37% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 23
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +7.78%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1754 1876 1628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.56% 15.48% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1709 1521
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TestComplete across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

TestComplete
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestComplete across the City of London region.

TestComplete Salary Trend in the City of London

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing TestComplete also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TestComplete.

1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (93.33%) NUnit
2 14 (93.33%) QA
2 14 (93.33%) Selenium
2 14 (93.33%) Performance Testing
2 14 (93.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
3 13 (86.67%) User Stories
3 13 (86.67%) Automation Testing
3 13 (86.67%) Black-Box Testing
3 13 (86.67%) Relational Database
3 13 (86.67%) Monte Carlo Method
3 13 (86.67%) Portfolio Management
3 13 (86.67%) Test Strategy
3 13 (86.67%) Degree
3 13 (86.67%) HP
3 13 (86.67%) ISEB
3 13 (86.67%) Code Coverage
3 13 (86.67%) Regression Testing
3 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 13 (86.67%) VBScript
3 13 (86.67%) VB
3 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) Unit Testing
3 13 (86.67%) Test Scripting
3 13 (86.67%) Asset Management
3 13 (86.67%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (86.67%) Automated Testing
3 13 (86.67%) Business Analysis

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing TestComplete also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TestComplete. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) FileNet
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Relational Database
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) DataStage
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) NUnit
1 14 (93.33%) Selenium
1 14 (93.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (86.67%) Bugzilla
3 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) WATIR
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) Hudson
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) TestNG
4 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) Calabash
4 1 (6.67%) eggPlant
4 1 (6.67%) Build Forge
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) QA Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Tester
2 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
2 1 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Performance Testing
1 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 13 (86.67%) User Stories
2 13 (86.67%) Automation Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Black-Box Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Monte Carlo Method
2 13 (86.67%) Portfolio Management
2 13 (86.67%) Test Strategy
2 13 (86.67%) Code Coverage
2 13 (86.67%) Regression Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Unit Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Test Scripting
2 13 (86.67%) Asset Management
2 13 (86.67%) Automated Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) VBScript
1 13 (86.67%) VB
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Groovy
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
1 13 (86.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (93.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase