The first table below looks at the demand for TestComplete skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 220 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.019% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +5.88%
Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1039 825 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.15% 15.77% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 904 724 868
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
TestComplete
England

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TestComplete
Salary Trend in the South West

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

TestComplete Salary Trend in the South West

TestComplete
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Bristol - 2 £32,500 -
TestComplete
England

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) JMeter
4 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) WATIR
4 3 (50.00%) WatiN
5 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (33.33%) V-Model
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
5 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
5 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Information Security
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) .NET

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (50.00%) JMeter
3 3 (50.00%) WatiN
3 3 (50.00%) WATIR
4 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
5 1 (16.67%) Redmine
5 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Tester
3 2 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Empirix
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Compuware