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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 632 617 595
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -22
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 1 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.088% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.014% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 43 20
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
TestComplete
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
7180 8447 7205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.14% 17.26% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5984 7029 6215
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
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 1 May 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
City of London +16 1 £28,500 -36.66%
TestComplete
England

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Selenium
3 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
5 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (50.00%) VB
6 3 (37.50%) C#
6 3 (37.50%) Java
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) VBScript
6 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) BDD
6 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Time Management
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (25.00%) DSDM
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (25.00%) ISEB
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (37.50%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (25.00%) Tester
6 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) BDD
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Time Management
6 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (25.00%) DSDM
7 1 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) Fault Management
7 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft