The table below looks at the statistics for TestComplete skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 439 459 417
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -42
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 9 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.038% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.23% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 25
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
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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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3465 3538 2946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.98% 16.95% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3124 3038 2469
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

TestComplete
Salary Trend in the South East

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

TestComplete Salary Trend in the South East

TestComplete
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestComplete across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

TestComplete Salary Histogram in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
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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
Oxfordshire - 4 £25,000 -
Kent +12 2 £30,000 -28.99%
Berkshire -4 2 - -
Hampshire - 1 £72,500 -
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England

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (64.00%) QA
2 15 (60.00%) Selenium
3 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) ISEB
4 13 (52.00%) Functional Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Regression Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Scrum
6 10 (40.00%) Windows
6 10 (40.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
8 8 (32.00%) Performance Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
10 6 (24.00%) Client/Server
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle
10 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
10 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
11 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
11 5 (20.00%) Degree
11 5 (20.00%) Load Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Finance
11 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (16.00%) C#

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (24.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (16.00%) Rational Robot
4 3 (12.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (12.00%) JUnit
4 3 (12.00%) WATIR
5 2 (8.00%) eggPlant
5 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Automotive
3 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
1 12 (48.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Tester
3 6 (24.00%) QA Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Software Tester
5 4 (16.00%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) QA Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Web Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Web Applications Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Web Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Regression Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Senior QA Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Tester
7 2 (8.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) LAMP
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) EPoS
5 2 (8.00%) User Experience
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
3 13 (52.00%) Functional Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Regression Testing
4 11 (44.00%) Scrum
5 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Performance Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) Load Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.00%) Open Source
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) Earned Value Management
8 3 (12.00%) SysML
8 3 (12.00%) Test Management
8 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.00%) UML
8 3 (12.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) VB
3 4 (16.00%) VBA
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) ISEB
2 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (32.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) Telerik
4 2 (8.00%) Capita