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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 807 787 803
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 24 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.057% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.36% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 52 51
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
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
16018 15446 15988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.24% 15.93% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13674 12864 14086
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -48 7 £45,000 -
London -37 6 £29,000 -35.55% 1
East Midlands +27 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £32,500 -
North West - 2 £32,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
East of England - 1 £32,500 -
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UK

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 41 (58.57%) Selenium
2 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (48.57%) C#
3 34 (48.57%) ISEB
4 28 (40.00%) QA
5 25 (35.71%) Java
6 24 (34.29%) .NET
7 23 (32.86%) Automated Testing
7 23 (32.86%) Software Testing
8 22 (31.43%) ISTQB
8 22 (31.43%) VB
9 21 (30.00%) SQL
9 21 (30.00%) Degree
10 20 (28.57%) Test Automation
10 20 (28.57%) Regression Testing
11 19 (27.14%) Test Strategy
12 18 (25.71%) C++
13 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
13 17 (24.29%) OO
14 15 (21.43%) Test Scripting
14 15 (21.43%) Windows
14 15 (21.43%) Ranorex
15 14 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
15 14 (20.00%) Scrum
16 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
17 12 (17.14%) Delphi
18 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
18 11 (15.71%) Mathematics
18 11 (15.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Office
1 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (58.57%) Selenium
2 15 (21.43%) Ranorex
3 14 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 7 (10.00%) NUnit
6 6 (8.57%) eggPlant
6 6 (8.57%) MSBuild
6 6 (8.57%) CruiseControl
6 6 (8.57%) Subversion
7 5 (7.14%) Moq
8 3 (4.29%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.86%) JIRA
10 1 (1.43%) JMeter
10 1 (1.43%) Rational Robot
10 1 (1.43%) SilkTest
10 1 (1.43%) WATIR
10 1 (1.43%) WatiN
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Front Office
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Tester
2 19 (27.14%) Analyst
3 17 (24.29%) Developer
4 14 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 12 (17.14%) Test Analyst
6 11 (15.71%) Software Developer
7 9 (12.86%) Software Test Analyst
7 9 (12.86%) Automation Tester
8 8 (11.43%) QA Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) Lead Tester
9 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
9 6 (8.57%) VB6 Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Quality Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) VB.NET Developer
9 6 (8.57%) VB Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior Tester
10 5 (7.14%) QA Engineer
11 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
11 4 (5.71%) Automated Tester
12 3 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) .NET
2 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
4 7 (10.00%) ActiveX
5 6 (8.57%) .NET Compact Framework
6 4 (5.71%) HTML
7 3 (4.29%) Ajax
8 1 (1.43%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.43%) XML
8 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.71%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.14%) Open Source
5 3 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.86%) Derivative
6 2 (2.86%) Equities
7 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.43%) Statistics
7 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) UNIX
2 3 (4.29%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.86%) Automated Testing
2 23 (32.86%) Software Testing
3 20 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 20 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 19 (27.14%) Test Strategy
5 17 (24.29%) OO
6 15 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 14 (20.00%) Scrum
8 9 (12.86%) TDD
9 8 (11.43%) BDD
9 8 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.00%) Automation Testing
11 6 (8.57%) Manual Testing
11 6 (8.57%) OOP
12 4 (5.71%) Time Management
12 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.71%) DSDM
13 3 (4.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) C#
2 25 (35.71%) Java
3 22 (31.43%) VB
4 21 (30.00%) SQL
5 18 (25.71%) C++
6 12 (17.14%) Delphi
7 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
8 8 (11.43%) Perl
9 7 (10.00%) VBScript
10 6 (8.57%) VB6
10 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
10 6 (8.57%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.86%) Ruby
11 2 (2.86%) Python
12 1 (1.43%) PHP
12 1 (1.43%) C
12 1 (1.43%) XQuery
12 1 (1.43%) XPath
12 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (48.57%) ISEB
2 22 (31.43%) ISTQB
3 21 (30.00%) Degree
4 11 (15.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) VMware
3 2 (2.86%) Orchard
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) Empirix
4 1 (1.43%) Compuware
4 1 (1.43%) HP
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