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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 622 604 583
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -21
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 20 16 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.036% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.22% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 56
Average salary £46,250 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.91% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +7.78%
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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
8123 7185 7306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.11% 16.22% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6868 6120 6378
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,309 £35,298 £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 21 August 2014.

TestComplete Salary Histogram in London

TestComplete
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 21 August 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 - 5 £41,875 -
City of London -18 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
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England

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 61 (95.31%) QA
2 50 (78.13%) SQL
3 47 (73.44%) Selenium
4 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
5 36 (56.25%) .NET
6 35 (54.69%) Regression Testing
6 35 (54.69%) Test Automation
7 33 (51.56%) ISEB
8 32 (50.00%) Finance
8 32 (50.00%) Degree
9 31 (48.44%) Automated Testing
10 28 (43.75%) Test Strategy
11 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (35.94%) VB
13 22 (34.38%) VBScript
13 22 (34.38%) Automation Testing
14 21 (32.81%) C#
15 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
16 18 (28.13%) QuickTest Pro
17 16 (25.00%) NUnit
17 16 (25.00%) Mathematics
18 15 (23.44%) Code Coverage
18 15 (23.44%) Performance Testing
18 15 (23.44%) Unit Testing
18 15 (23.44%) Test Scripting
18 15 (23.44%) WebDriver
18 15 (23.44%) Black-Box Testing
19 14 (21.88%) Java
19 14 (21.88%) OO
19 14 (21.88%) HP

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) FileNet
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Office
2 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.56%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 47 (73.44%) Selenium
2 18 (28.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (25.00%) NUnit
4 15 (23.44%) WebDriver
5 14 (21.88%) Bugzilla
6 13 (20.31%) Ranorex
6 13 (20.31%) WinRunner
7 9 (14.06%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.56%) JUnit
9 1 (1.56%) JIRA
9 1 (1.56%) WATIR
9 1 (1.56%) JMeter
9 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.56%) Hudson
9 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.56%) Calabash
9 1 (1.56%) TestNG
9 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.56%) Build Forge
General
1 32 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (75.00%) Analyst
2 45 (70.31%) QA Analyst
3 24 (37.50%) Tester
4 21 (32.81%) Test Analyst
5 15 (23.44%) Test Engineer
5 15 (23.44%) QA Engineer
6 14 (21.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 14 (21.88%) Automation Analyst
7 13 (20.31%) QA Automation Engineer
7 13 (20.31%) Automation Engineer
7 13 (20.31%) Test Consultant
7 13 (20.31%) Consultant
7 13 (20.31%) .NET Consultant
7 13 (20.31%) Automation Tester
8 10 (15.63%) Junior
8 10 (15.63%) Junior Tester
9 9 (14.06%) Senior QA Analyst
9 9 (14.06%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (12.50%) QA Tester
11 6 (9.38%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (56.25%) .NET
2 13 (20.31%) Web Services
2 13 (20.31%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.56%) HTML5
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 13 (20.31%) Client/Server
3 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) Equities
4 2 (3.13%) Derivative
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.56%) Open Source
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
1 3 (4.69%) UNIX
2 2 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.56%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Regression Testing
1 35 (54.69%) Test Automation
2 31 (48.44%) Automated Testing
3 28 (43.75%) Test Strategy
4 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (34.38%) Automation Testing
6 15 (23.44%) Black-Box Testing
6 15 (23.44%) Code Coverage
6 15 (23.44%) Unit Testing
6 15 (23.44%) Test Scripting
6 15 (23.44%) Performance Testing
7 14 (21.88%) Portfolio Management
7 14 (21.88%) Monte Carlo Method
7 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
7 14 (21.88%) Asset Management
7 14 (21.88%) OO
7 14 (21.88%) User Stories
8 13 (20.31%) RAD
8 13 (20.31%) Analytics
9 12 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (78.13%) SQL
2 23 (35.94%) VB
3 22 (34.38%) VBScript
4 21 (32.81%) C#
5 14 (21.88%) Java
6 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.56%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) ISEB
2 32 (50.00%) Degree
3 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.56%) PMP
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (95.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) HP
3 4 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Orchard
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Sybase
4 1 (1.56%) IBM