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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software TestComplete
UK
Rank 836 920 928
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +8
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 20 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.025% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 21
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

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
16067 18089 17065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.12% 17.91% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13582 15526 14469
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 21 February 2017 within the UK.

TestComplete Salary Histogram in the UK

TestComplete
Top 27 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +98 20 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Yorkshire +27 8 £26,500 - 3
North Yorkshire +1 6 £29,500 - 3
Harrogate - 6 £29,500 - 3
South East +63 4 £32,500 +30.00% 1
London +65 3 £50,000 -27.27% 1
City of London +32 3 £50,000 -9.09%
North West -23 2 £37,500 -19.35% 1
Manchester -25 2 £37,500 -19.35%
Surrey - 2 £30,000 -
Reigate - 2 £30,000 -
West Midlands +27 1 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Oxford +10 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Oxfordshire +9 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £21,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Southampton - 1 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £21,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 - 1

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) Software Testing
3 32 (53.33%) Selenium
4 31 (51.67%) SQL
5 30 (50.00%) QA
6 29 (48.33%) Automation Testing
7 28 (46.67%) C#
8 26 (43.33%) ISTQB
8 26 (43.33%) Test Automation
9 22 (36.67%) Regression Testing
10 20 (33.33%) Manual Testing
11 19 (31.67%) JIRA
12 17 (28.33%) Test Scripting
13 16 (26.67%) HP UFT
13 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (25.00%) Scrum
14 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 15 (25.00%) TDD
15 14 (23.33%) Automated Testing
15 14 (23.33%) Degree
15 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
15 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
15 14 (23.33%) ISEB
15 14 (23.33%) Mobile App
15 14 (23.33%) SoapUI
16 13 (21.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 13 (21.67%) Finance
16 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
16 13 (21.67%) Visual Studio
17 12 (20.00%) OO

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) Apache
1 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (53.33%) Selenium
2 19 (31.67%) JIRA
3 16 (26.67%) HP UFT
4 14 (23.33%) SoapUI
5 13 (21.67%) Visual Studio
6 12 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (18.33%) Cucumber
8 8 (13.33%) JMeter
8 8 (13.33%) SpecFlow
9 6 (10.00%) WATIR
10 4 (6.67%) Subversion
11 3 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (3.33%) JUnit
12 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
12 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
13 1 (1.67%) JBehave
13 1 (1.67%) Mockito
13 1 (1.67%) Moq
13 1 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
13 1 (1.67%) WatiN
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Back Office
2 3 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Local Government
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Law
4 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Tester
2 13 (21.67%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Automation Tester
2 13 (21.67%) Test Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 10 (16.67%) Developer
4 10 (16.67%) QA Leader
5 8 (13.33%) Developer in Test
6 7 (11.67%) C# Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Senior Software Tester
6 7 (11.67%) Senior Tester
7 6 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Junior
9 3 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) QA Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) CSS
1 10 (16.67%) HTML
2 8 (13.33%) .NET
3 6 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 3 (5.00%) Web Services
5 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.33%) Qt
5 2 (3.33%) REST
6 1 (1.67%) ActiveX
6 1 (1.67%) jQuery
6 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.67%) WPF
6 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (23.33%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.67%) iPad
5 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) Software Testing
3 29 (48.33%) Automation Testing
4 26 (43.33%) Test Automation
5 22 (36.67%) Regression Testing
6 20 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 17 (28.33%) Test Scripting
8 15 (25.00%) Scrum
8 15 (25.00%) TDD
9 14 (23.33%) Automated Testing
10 12 (20.00%) OO
10 12 (20.00%) SDLC
11 8 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
12 7 (11.67%) BDD
12 7 (11.67%) Mathematics
13 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 6 (10.00%) Test Strategy
14 5 (8.33%) CRM
15 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) SQL
2 28 (46.67%) C#
3 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.67%) VBScript
5 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.00%) VB
6 5 (8.33%) Java
7 3 (5.00%) Python
8 2 (3.33%) C
8 2 (3.33%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) Perl
9 1 (1.67%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) Ruby
9 1 (1.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) ISTQB
2 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 14 (23.33%) ISEB
3 13 (21.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) SDET
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) TOWER Software
3 3 (5.00%) Telerik
4 1 (1.67%) HP
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