The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 830 822 796
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -26
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 48 40 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.040% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 69
Average salary £41,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
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UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16782 15480 15891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.74% 15.32% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14007 13278 13860
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 21 October 2014.

TestComplete Salary Histogram in England

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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 21 October 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 -14 16 £50,000 +11.11%
London -14 13 £42,250 -29.58%
East Midlands - 9 £35,000 -
East of England - 7 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands - 6 £27,500 -
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TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 74 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (55.83%) QA
3 64 (53.33%) Selenium
4 57 (47.50%) C#
5 54 (45.00%) ISEB
6 49 (40.83%) SQL
7 47 (39.17%) Automated Testing
8 46 (38.33%) Degree
9 44 (36.67%) SQL Server
10 43 (35.83%) Software Testing
11 41 (34.17%) Regression Testing
11 41 (34.17%) Test Strategy
12 40 (33.33%) Test Automation
13 39 (32.50%) .NET
14 38 (31.67%) ISTQB
14 38 (31.67%) Analytical Skills
15 36 (30.00%) Java
16 35 (29.17%) OO
17 31 (25.83%) Mathematics
18 25 (20.83%) VB
18 25 (20.83%) Ranorex
19 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
20 21 (17.50%) C++
20 21 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
21 20 (16.67%) Delphi
21 20 (16.67%) Finance
22 19 (15.83%) QuickTest Pro
22 19 (15.83%) WebDriver
23 18 (15.00%) Visual Studio
24 17 (14.17%) Automation Testing

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (4.17%) JBoss
1 5 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 5 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (53.33%) Selenium
2 25 (20.83%) Ranorex
3 19 (15.83%) QuickTest Pro
3 19 (15.83%) WebDriver
4 18 (15.00%) Visual Studio
5 14 (11.67%) NUnit
6 12 (10.00%) Subversion
7 9 (7.50%) CruiseControl
7 9 (7.50%) MSBuild
8 7 (5.83%) JUnit
8 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (5.83%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.83%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (5.83%) eggPlant
9 6 (5.00%) Maven
9 6 (5.00%) WinRunner
10 5 (4.17%) Bugzilla
10 5 (4.17%) SoapUI
11 4 (3.33%) Jasmine
11 4 (3.33%) SilkTest
General
1 20 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.33%) Front Office
3 2 (1.67%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (45.83%) Analyst
2 36 (30.00%) Tester
3 34 (28.33%) Test Analyst
4 33 (27.50%) Developer
5 28 (23.33%) QA Analyst
6 19 (15.83%) Software Tester
6 19 (15.83%) Software Developer
7 15 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (11.67%) QA Engineer
9 13 (10.83%) Software Test Analyst
9 13 (10.83%) Automation Tester
10 12 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
11 11 (9.17%) Automation Analyst
12 9 (7.50%) VB6 Developer
12 9 (7.50%) Automation Test Analyst
12 9 (7.50%) .NET Developer
12 9 (7.50%) VB.NET Developer
12 9 (7.50%) VB Developer
12 9 (7.50%) QA Automation Engineer
12 9 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (32.50%) .NET
2 15 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 10 (8.33%) Web Services
4 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.50%) ActiveX
4 9 (7.50%) .NET Compact Framework
5 5 (4.17%) J2EE
6 3 (2.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (31.67%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (25.83%) Mathematics
3 12 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 9 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (5.00%) Open Source
7 4 (3.33%) NHS
8 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.67%) Equities
9 2 (1.67%) Derivative
10 1 (0.83%) FMCG
10 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 4 (3.33%) UNIX
3 4 (3.33%) Linux
4 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (39.17%) Automated Testing
3 43 (35.83%) Software Testing
4 41 (34.17%) Regression Testing
4 41 (34.17%) Test Strategy
5 40 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 35 (29.17%) OO
7 21 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (14.17%) Automation Testing
8 17 (14.17%) Test Scripting
9 15 (12.50%) TDD
9 15 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 14 (11.67%) Scrum
11 11 (9.17%) Quality Management
12 10 (8.33%) BDD
13 9 (7.50%) OOP
14 8 (6.67%) Load Testing
15 7 (5.83%) Asset Management
15 7 (5.83%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.50%) C#
2 49 (40.83%) SQL
3 36 (30.00%) Java
4 25 (20.83%) VB
5 21 (17.50%) C++
6 20 (16.67%) Delphi
7 15 (12.50%) VBScript
8 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
9 9 (7.50%) T-SQL
9 9 (7.50%) VB.NET
9 9 (7.50%) VB6
10 7 (5.83%) Perl
11 5 (4.17%) Python
12 3 (2.50%) Ruby
13 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.83%) C
13 1 (0.83%) PHP
13 1 (0.83%) Groovy
13 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 54 (45.00%) ISEB
2 46 (38.33%) Degree
3 38 (31.67%) ISTQB
4 13 (10.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (55.83%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.83%) VMware
3 6 (5.00%) HP
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (1.67%) Orchard
5 2 (1.67%) SunGard
6 1 (0.83%) Compuware
6 1 (0.83%) Empirix
6 1 (0.83%) IBM
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