The first table below looks at the demand for TestComplete skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 806 805 776
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -29
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 72 48 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.047% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.31% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69 42 88
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18082 15306 16168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.44% 15.02% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15325 13136 14091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
TestComplete
UK

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in England

TestComplete
Salary Trend in England

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

TestComplete Salary Trend in England

TestComplete
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestComplete across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

TestComplete Salary Histogram in England

TestComplete
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -10 34 £47,500 - 1
London -19 25 £45,000 -25.00% 2
East Midlands +6 15 £33,750 -
South West -21 2 £32,500 -12.16%
North West - 2 £29,000 - 1
TestComplete
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TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 110 (75.86%) QA
2 97 (66.90%) Selenium
3 81 (55.86%) Test Automation
4 78 (53.79%) SQL
5 75 (51.72%) ISEB
6 69 (47.59%) Automated Testing
7 67 (46.21%) Degree
8 60 (41.38%) .NET
9 59 (40.69%) C#
9 59 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (38.62%) Test Strategy
11 55 (37.93%) Finance
12 52 (35.86%) SQL Server
13 43 (29.66%) ISTQB
14 41 (28.28%) Microsoft
15 40 (27.59%) Regression Testing
15 40 (27.59%) Software Testing
16 39 (26.90%) QuickTest Pro
17 38 (26.21%) NUnit
17 38 (26.21%) Mathematics
18 37 (25.52%) Java
19 31 (21.38%) User Acceptance Testing
19 31 (21.38%) Test Scripting
19 31 (21.38%) Automation Testing
20 30 (20.69%) JavaScript
20 30 (20.69%) VB
20 30 (20.69%) OO
21 29 (20.00%) VBScript
21 29 (20.00%) Scrum
22 28 (19.31%) WebDriver

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 5 (3.45%) WebLogic
1 5 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (2.76%) CMS
2 4 (2.76%) FileNet
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.45%) Internet
2 4 (2.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.76%) DNS
2 4 (2.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (35.86%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.10%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.76%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (2.76%) DataStage
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 97 (66.90%) Selenium
2 39 (26.90%) QuickTest Pro
3 38 (26.21%) NUnit
4 28 (19.31%) WebDriver
4 28 (19.31%) Ranorex
5 18 (12.41%) Bugzilla
5 18 (12.41%) Visual Studio
6 17 (11.72%) WinRunner
7 14 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (9.66%) Karma Test Runner
8 12 (8.28%) Subversion
9 9 (6.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 9 (6.21%) ClearCase
9 9 (6.21%) SilkTest
10 7 (4.83%) JUnit
10 7 (4.83%) SoapUI
10 7 (4.83%) Jenkins
11 6 (4.14%) Maven
11 6 (4.14%) Jasmine
11 6 (4.14%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (37.93%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Front Office
2 8 (5.52%) Back Office
3 5 (3.45%) Banking
3 5 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Games
4 1 (0.69%) Retail
4 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (67.59%) Analyst
2 63 (43.45%) Test Analyst
3 61 (42.07%) QA Analyst
4 45 (31.03%) Tester
5 26 (17.93%) Automation Analyst
5 26 (17.93%) QA Engineer
6 23 (15.86%) Test Engineer
7 22 (15.17%) Automation Test Analyst
8 21 (14.48%) Automation Engineer
8 21 (14.48%) Developer
9 20 (13.79%) QA Automation Engineer
10 19 (13.10%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (12.41%) Automation Tester
12 17 (11.72%) Consultant
12 17 (11.72%) Test Consultant
12 17 (11.72%) .NET Consultant
13 16 (11.03%) Senior QA Analyst
14 12 (8.28%) Software Test Analyst
15 11 (7.59%) QA Tester
16 10 (6.90%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (41.38%) .NET
2 23 (15.86%) Web Services
3 20 (13.79%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.21%) ODBC
5 8 (5.52%) HTML
6 7 (4.83%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.45%) J2EE
8 4 (2.76%) Apache Flex
8 4 (2.76%) Ajax
8 4 (2.76%) HTML5
9 3 (2.07%) ActiveX
9 3 (2.07%) .NET Compact Framework
10 1 (0.69%) RESTful
10 1 (0.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.21%) Mathematics
2 25 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 24 (16.55%) Client/Server
4 8 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.52%) NHS
5 7 (4.83%) Open Source
6 4 (2.76%) Replication
7 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.90%) Windows
2 6 (4.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.45%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.38%) Linux
4 2 (1.38%) UNIX
5 1 (0.69%) SUSE
5 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (55.86%) Test Automation
2 69 (47.59%) Automated Testing
3 59 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (38.62%) Test Strategy
5 40 (27.59%) Regression Testing
5 40 (27.59%) Software Testing
6 31 (21.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 31 (21.38%) Test Scripting
6 31 (21.38%) Automation Testing
7 30 (20.69%) OO
8 29 (20.00%) Scrum
9 25 (17.24%) Asset Management
10 21 (14.48%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (13.10%) Performance Testing
12 18 (12.41%) Quality Management
12 18 (12.41%) Code Coverage
12 18 (12.41%) Black-Box Testing
12 18 (12.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (12.41%) Unit Testing
13 17 (11.72%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 78 (53.79%) SQL
2 59 (40.69%) C#
3 37 (25.52%) Java
4 30 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 30 (20.69%) VB
5 29 (20.00%) VBScript
6 12 (8.28%) Perl
7 10 (6.90%) Delphi
8 9 (6.21%) C++
8 9 (6.21%) Python
9 4 (2.76%) Ruby
9 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.07%) VB6
10 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.07%) PHP
10 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 75 (51.72%) ISEB
2 67 (46.21%) Degree
3 43 (29.66%) ISTQB
4 16 (11.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.76%) PMP
5 4 (2.76%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.07%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (75.86%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (18.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.79%) HP
3 14 (9.66%) VMware
4 9 (6.21%) Oracle
5 8 (5.52%) SunGard
6 5 (3.45%) JBoss
6 5 (3.45%) IBM
7 4 (2.76%) Sybase
8 1 (0.69%) Empirix
8 1 (0.69%) Compuware
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago