The table below looks at the statistics for TestComplete skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 883 912 919
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 35 51 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.047% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 62
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £56,875 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18005 19222 18411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.82% 17.76% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15598 16390 15194
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing TestComplete as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TestComplete
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestComplete within the UK.

TestComplete Salary Trend in the UK

TestComplete
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestComplete over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

TestComplete Salary Histogram in the UK

TestComplete
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 35 £40,000 -1.23% 5
South East +44 18 £41,000 +9.33% 2
Surrey - 11 £38,000 -
London +37 8 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Reigate - 8 £39,000 -
Berkshire +16 6 £57,500 +21.05%
North West - 5 £34,000 - 2
Manchester - 5 £34,000 - 2
City of London +57 4 £40,000 -27.27%
East Midlands +18 2 £34,500 -14.81%
Nottinghamshire +2 2 £34,500 -14.81%
Nottingham +1 2 £34,500 -14.81%
South West -15 2 £37,500 -31.81%
Somerset - 2 £37,500 -
Bath - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire +9 1 - - 1
Fareham +2 1 - -

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing TestComplete also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for TestComplete.

1 51 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (62.69%) Selenium
3 34 (50.75%) C#
4 32 (47.76%) SQL
5 31 (46.27%) QA
6 28 (41.79%) Software Testing
7 27 (40.30%) SpecFlow
8 25 (37.31%) BDD
9 24 (35.82%) Test Automation
9 24 (35.82%) Finance
10 23 (34.33%) Scrum
11 22 (32.84%) Visual Studio
11 22 (32.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (32.84%) ISTQB
12 21 (31.34%) Cucumber
13 20 (29.85%) Manual Testing
13 20 (29.85%) .NET
13 20 (29.85%) ISEB
14 19 (28.36%) MS Excel
14 19 (28.36%) Java
14 19 (28.36%) TDD
14 19 (28.36%) Automation Testing
15 18 (26.87%) WebDriver
16 17 (25.37%) Regression Testing
16 17 (25.37%) Jenkins
17 16 (23.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 15 (22.39%) VB
18 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
18 15 (22.39%) SDLC
19 14 (20.90%) SoapUI

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 19 (28.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (62.69%) Selenium
2 27 (40.30%) SpecFlow
3 22 (32.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (32.84%) Visual Studio
4 21 (31.34%) Cucumber
5 18 (26.87%) WebDriver
6 17 (25.37%) Jenkins
7 14 (20.90%) SoapUI
8 12 (17.91%) HP UFT
8 12 (17.91%) TeamCity
9 11 (16.42%) Subversion
9 11 (16.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (11.94%) eggPlant
10 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
11 7 (10.45%) JIRA
11 7 (10.45%) JMeter
11 7 (10.45%) Ranorex
12 6 (8.96%) JUnit
13 1 (1.49%) FitNesse
13 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Back Office
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Tester
2 16 (23.88%) Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Automation Tester
3 14 (20.90%) Test Analyst
4 12 (17.91%) Manual Test Analyst
5 11 (16.42%) Automation Test Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Software Tester
7 7 (10.45%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) QA Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Test Automation Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Test Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Test Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) Developer
8 6 (8.96%) QA Leader
8 6 (8.96%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Performance Tester
9 5 (7.46%) QA Test Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.85%) .NET
2 7 (10.45%) CSS
2 7 (10.45%) HTML
3 5 (7.46%) SOAP
4 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.97%) WCF
5 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Client/Server
1 10 (14.93%) Mathematics
2 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.79%) Software Testing
3 25 (37.31%) BDD
4 24 (35.82%) Test Automation
5 23 (34.33%) Scrum
6 20 (29.85%) Manual Testing
7 19 (28.36%) Automation Testing
7 19 (28.36%) TDD
8 17 (25.37%) Regression Testing
9 15 (22.39%) SDLC
10 14 (20.90%) Automated Testing
11 12 (17.91%) E-Commerce
12 11 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (16.42%) OO
13 10 (14.93%) Issue Tracking
14 8 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (10.45%) Performance Testing
15 7 (10.45%) Test Strategy
15 7 (10.45%) Time Management
16 6 (8.96%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) C#
2 32 (47.76%) SQL
3 19 (28.36%) Java
4 15 (22.39%) VB
5 14 (20.90%) Ruby
6 12 (17.91%) Python
7 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.96%) VB6
9 5 (7.46%) VBScript
10 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.49%) C++
11 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) ISTQB
2 20 (29.85%) ISEB
3 16 (23.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.46%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (46.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.49%) HP
3 1 (1.49%) Telerik
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