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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 817 793 799
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 62 41 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.042% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 0.27% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 59 39 76
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +40.74%
TestComplete
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
17285 15004 16188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.19% 15.25% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14353 12852 14078
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -8 24 £50,000 -
London -31 17 £42,000 -30.00%
East Midlands - 15 £35,000 -
East of England -17 4 £37,500 +5.63% 1
West Midlands -23 3 £27,500 -26.66% 1
North West - 1 £29,000 -
South West - 1 £37,500 - 3
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TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 90 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (65.12%) QA
3 72 (55.81%) Selenium
4 63 (48.84%) ISEB
5 60 (46.51%) SQL
6 58 (44.96%) Test Automation
7 56 (43.41%) Degree
8 55 (42.64%) C#
9 52 (40.31%) Automated Testing
9 52 (40.31%) Regression Testing
10 46 (35.66%) .NET
10 46 (35.66%) Test Strategy
11 45 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
11 45 (34.88%) SQL Server
12 41 (31.78%) Software Testing
13 40 (31.01%) ISTQB
14 37 (28.68%) Java
14 37 (28.68%) Mathematics
15 34 (26.36%) QuickTest Pro
15 34 (26.36%) Finance
16 33 (25.58%) OO
17 32 (24.81%) Microsoft
18 27 (20.93%) Ranorex
19 26 (20.16%) Automation Testing
19 26 (20.16%) Test Scripting
20 25 (19.38%) VB
21 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
21 22 (17.05%) WebDriver
22 20 (15.50%) NUnit
22 20 (15.50%) User Acceptance Testing

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (3.88%) WebSphere
1 5 (3.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 72 (55.81%) Selenium
2 34 (26.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 27 (20.93%) Ranorex
4 22 (17.05%) WebDriver
5 20 (15.50%) NUnit
6 16 (12.40%) Subversion
7 15 (11.63%) Visual Studio
8 13 (10.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (7.75%) SilkTest
9 10 (7.75%) Bugzilla
10 9 (6.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (6.98%) WinRunner
10 9 (6.98%) ClearCase
11 8 (6.20%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (5.43%) JUnit
12 7 (5.43%) CruiseControl
12 7 (5.43%) Jenkins
12 7 (5.43%) SoapUI
12 7 (5.43%) MSBuild
13 6 (4.65%) Maven
General
1 34 (26.36%) Finance
2 10 (7.75%) Front Office
3 8 (6.20%) Back Office
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (54.26%) Analyst
2 43 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 39 (30.23%) Test Analyst
4 38 (29.46%) Tester
5 31 (24.03%) Developer
6 21 (16.28%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (13.95%) Senior QA Analyst
8 17 (13.18%) QA Engineer
8 17 (13.18%) Automation Analyst
9 16 (12.40%) Software Developer
10 13 (10.08%) Software Tester
10 13 (10.08%) Automation Test Analyst
10 13 (10.08%) Automation Engineer
10 13 (10.08%) Automation Tester
11 12 (9.30%) QA Automation Engineer
11 12 (9.30%) Test Engineer
12 11 (8.53%) Software Test Analyst
13 9 (6.98%) Test Consultant
13 9 (6.98%) .NET Consultant
13 9 (6.98%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.66%) .NET
2 16 (12.40%) .NET Framework
3 13 (10.08%) Web Services
4 9 (6.98%) ODBC
5 7 (5.43%) ActiveX
5 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET
5 7 (5.43%) .NET Compact Framework
6 5 (3.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (28.68%) Mathematics
3 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
4 15 (11.63%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.65%) Open Source
7 4 (3.10%) NHS
8 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.55%) Derivative
9 2 (1.55%) Equities
10 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.85%) Windows
2 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.10%) Mac OS
3 4 (3.10%) Linux
3 4 (3.10%) UNIX
4 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (44.96%) Test Automation
3 52 (40.31%) Automated Testing
3 52 (40.31%) Regression Testing
4 46 (35.66%) Test Strategy
5 41 (31.78%) Software Testing
6 33 (25.58%) OO
7 26 (20.16%) Automation Testing
7 26 (20.16%) Test Scripting
8 20 (15.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (13.95%) Asset Management
10 17 (13.18%) Scrum
10 17 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (11.63%) Manual Testing
12 14 (10.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (10.85%) TDD
13 12 (9.30%) Performance Testing
13 12 (9.30%) Quality Management
14 11 (8.53%) Code Coverage
14 11 (8.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (46.51%) SQL
2 55 (42.64%) C#
3 37 (28.68%) Java
4 25 (19.38%) VB
5 18 (13.95%) C++
6 17 (13.18%) Delphi
6 17 (13.18%) VBScript
7 16 (12.40%) JavaScript
8 10 (7.75%) Perl
9 8 (6.20%) Python
10 7 (5.43%) T-SQL
10 7 (5.43%) VB.NET
10 7 (5.43%) VB6
11 5 (3.88%) Ruby
12 3 (2.33%) PHP
13 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.78%) C
14 1 (0.78%) Groovy
14 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (48.84%) ISEB
2 56 (43.41%) Degree
3 40 (31.01%) ISTQB
4 13 (10.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (65.12%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (14.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (24.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.08%) HP
3 12 (9.30%) VMware
4 8 (6.20%) SunGard
5 5 (3.88%) JBoss
6 4 (3.10%) Oracle
7 2 (1.55%) Orchard
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) Compuware
8 1 (0.78%) Empirix
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Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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