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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 823 797 733
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -64
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 72 68 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.065% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.44% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 64 64 144
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -12.00%
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18253 15561 17555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.18% 14.93% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15141 13410 15548
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
TestComplete
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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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -38 44 £45,000 -10.00% 4
South East 0 25 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East Midlands -12 10 £35,000 -37.77%
South West - 4 £35,000 -
North West -13 1 £60,000 +106.89%
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
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TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 103 (82.40%) QA
2 102 (81.60%) Selenium
3 78 (62.40%) Degree
4 74 (59.20%) Finance
5 71 (56.80%) Test Automation
6 66 (52.80%) .NET
7 65 (52.00%) Test Strategy
8 63 (50.40%) SQL
9 57 (45.60%) ISEB
10 55 (44.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 53 (42.40%) C#
12 52 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
13 45 (36.00%) Automated Testing
14 42 (33.60%) Mathematics
15 41 (32.80%) Test Scripting
15 41 (32.80%) SQL Server
16 36 (28.80%) WebDriver
17 35 (28.00%) Analytics
17 35 (28.00%) OO
18 34 (27.20%) VBScript
18 34 (27.20%) NUnit
18 34 (27.20%) Ranorex
19 33 (26.40%) Microsoft
20 30 (24.00%) Regression Testing
21 29 (23.20%) Automation Testing
22 28 (22.40%) HP Quality Center
22 28 (22.40%) ISTQB
22 28 (22.40%) VB
23 27 (21.60%) Asset Management
24 26 (20.80%) Relational Database

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (3.20%) FileNet
1 4 (3.20%) CMS
1 4 (3.20%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) Broadband
1 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.20%) DNS
1 4 (3.20%) Internet
1 4 (3.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.80%) SQL Server
2 26 (20.80%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.20%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.20%) DataStage
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 102 (81.60%) Selenium
2 55 (44.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 36 (28.80%) WebDriver
4 34 (27.20%) Ranorex
4 34 (27.20%) NUnit
5 22 (17.60%) Bugzilla
6 21 (16.80%) WinRunner
7 9 (7.20%) Visual Studio
8 8 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (5.60%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (5.60%) Subversion
9 7 (5.60%) SilkTest
9 7 (5.60%) JIRA
10 6 (4.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (4.80%) ClearCase
11 4 (3.20%) Eclipse
11 4 (3.20%) WATIR
11 4 (3.20%) JMeter
11 4 (3.20%) QAComplete
11 4 (3.20%) SoapUI
General
1 74 (59.20%) Finance
2 23 (18.40%) Banking
2 23 (18.40%) Investment Banking
3 6 (4.80%) Front Office
3 6 (4.80%) Back Office
4 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (70.40%) Analyst
2 58 (46.40%) QA Analyst
3 56 (44.80%) Test Analyst
4 44 (35.20%) Tester
5 39 (31.20%) Test Engineer
6 28 (22.40%) Automation Analyst
7 26 (20.80%) Automation Test Analyst
8 25 (20.00%) Consultant
8 25 (20.00%) Test Consultant
9 24 (19.20%) QA Engineer
10 22 (17.60%) Automation Engineer
10 22 (17.60%) Automation Tester
11 21 (16.80%) QA Automation Engineer
12 20 (16.00%) .NET Consultant
13 10 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
14 9 (7.20%) QA Tester
15 8 (6.40%) Senior Analyst
16 7 (5.60%) Software Tester
17 6 (4.80%) Senior QA Analyst
18 5 (4.00%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (52.80%) .NET
2 18 (14.40%) Web Services
3 16 (12.80%) .NET Framework
4 13 (10.40%) HTML
5 6 (4.80%) ODBC
5 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.20%) Ajax
6 4 (3.20%) Apache Flex
6 4 (3.20%) HTML5
7 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.60%) WCF
8 1 (0.80%) WPF
8 1 (0.80%) RESTful
8 1 (0.80%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (33.60%) Mathematics
2 20 (16.00%) Client/Server
3 14 (11.20%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.20%) Replication
5 4 (3.20%) NHS
6 1 (0.80%) Open Source
6 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Windows
2 4 (3.20%) Linux
3 3 (2.40%) UNIX
4 1 (0.80%) Solaris
4 1 (0.80%) VMS
4 1 (0.80%) SUSE
4 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (56.80%) Test Automation
2 65 (52.00%) Test Strategy
3 52 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (36.00%) Automated Testing
5 41 (32.80%) Test Scripting
6 35 (28.00%) Analytics
6 35 (28.00%) OO
7 30 (24.00%) Regression Testing
8 29 (23.20%) Automation Testing
9 27 (21.60%) Asset Management
10 25 (20.00%) Business Analysis
11 22 (17.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (17.60%) User Stories
12 21 (16.80%) Black-Box Testing
12 21 (16.80%) Portfolio Management
12 21 (16.80%) Monte Carlo Method
12 21 (16.80%) Performance Testing
12 21 (16.80%) Unit Testing
12 21 (16.80%) Code Coverage
13 18 (14.40%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 63 (50.40%) SQL
2 53 (42.40%) C#
3 34 (27.20%) VBScript
4 28 (22.40%) VB
5 25 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (16.00%) Java
7 10 (8.00%) Perl
8 9 (7.20%) Python
9 7 (5.60%) Ruby
10 4 (3.20%) PHP
10 4 (3.20%) C++
11 2 (1.60%) C
11 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.80%) Jython
12 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (62.40%) Degree
2 57 (45.60%) ISEB
3 28 (22.40%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.20%) PMP
4 4 (3.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (82.40%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (22.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (26.40%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.20%) HP
3 10 (8.00%) VMware
4 8 (6.40%) Oracle
5 6 (4.80%) IBM
5 6 (4.80%) SunGard
6 4 (3.20%) Sybase
7 1 (0.80%) Sun
7 1 (0.80%) Compuware
7 1 (0.80%) Empirix
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago