The table below looks at the statistics for TestComplete skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 617 589 596
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 17 17 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.038% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.24% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 54
Average salary £42,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +40.74%
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England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7613 7164 7463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.53% 16.09% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6038 6503
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in London

TestComplete
Salary Trend in London

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

TestComplete Salary Trend in London

TestComplete
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestComplete across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

TestComplete Salary Histogram in London

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Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the London region over the 3 months to 19 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
Sidcup - 6 £41,500 -
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England

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 46 (95.83%) QA
2 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (77.08%) SQL
4 35 (72.92%) Selenium
5 29 (60.42%) Regression Testing
5 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
6 28 (58.33%) .NET
7 27 (56.25%) ISEB
8 26 (54.17%) Test Automation
9 24 (50.00%) Degree
10 23 (47.92%) Finance
10 23 (47.92%) Automated Testing
11 21 (43.75%) Test Strategy
12 18 (37.50%) VB
13 17 (35.42%) VBScript
14 16 (33.33%) C#
14 16 (33.33%) Automation Testing
15 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
16 14 (29.17%) QuickTest Pro
17 12 (25.00%) NUnit
17 12 (25.00%) WebDriver
17 12 (25.00%) Mathematics
17 12 (25.00%) Test Scripting
17 12 (25.00%) Manual Testing
18 11 (22.92%) Unit Testing
18 11 (22.92%) Performance Testing
18 11 (22.92%) Black-Box Testing
18 11 (22.92%) Code Coverage
18 11 (22.92%) Java
19 10 (20.83%) HP

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (72.92%) Selenium
2 14 (29.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (25.00%) NUnit
3 12 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 10 (20.83%) Bugzilla
5 9 (18.75%) Ranorex
5 9 (18.75%) WinRunner
6 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.17%) JIRA
8 1 (2.08%) WATIR
8 1 (2.08%) JMeter
8 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.08%) JUnit
8 1 (2.08%) eggPlant
8 1 (2.08%) TestNG
8 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.08%) Hudson
8 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.08%) Calabash
General
1 23 (47.92%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Front Office
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Analyst
2 32 (66.67%) QA Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Tester
4 13 (27.08%) Test Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Consultant
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Test Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Test Consultant
5 9 (18.75%) QA Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Senior QA Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) .NET Consultant
5 9 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Automation Tester
5 9 (18.75%) Automation Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) QA Automation Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Junior Tester
6 7 (14.58%) Junior
7 5 (10.42%) QA Tester
8 4 (8.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) Web Services
2 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Equities
4 2 (4.17%) Derivative
5 1 (2.08%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) UNIX
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (60.42%) Regression Testing
3 26 (54.17%) Test Automation
4 23 (47.92%) Automated Testing
5 21 (43.75%) Test Strategy
6 16 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 12 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 12 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 11 (22.92%) Black-Box Testing
8 11 (22.92%) Performance Testing
8 11 (22.92%) Unit Testing
8 11 (22.92%) Code Coverage
9 10 (20.83%) OO
9 10 (20.83%) Asset Management
9 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
9 10 (20.83%) User Stories
9 10 (20.83%) Monte Carlo Method
9 10 (20.83%) Portfolio Management
10 9 (18.75%) Analytics
10 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) VB
3 17 (35.42%) VBScript
4 16 (33.33%) C#
5 11 (22.92%) Java
6 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.25%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (56.25%) ISEB
2 24 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (95.83%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) HP
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Orchard