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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 436 418 428
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 2 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.11% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.059% 0.69% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 16
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% -5.00%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3407 3467 3012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 15.19% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 2952 2587
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
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 22 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
Berkshire +3 2 £44,000 +13.54%
TestComplete
England

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) NUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) Moq
5 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (33.33%) V-Model
5 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) CMS

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) NUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Moq
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) DSDM
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware