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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 884 941 927
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -14
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 37 26 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.024% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.21% 0.15% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 64
Median salary £41,625 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.06% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £30,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,800 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%

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
17719 17921 19747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 16.58% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15316 14956 16631
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 30 May 2016 within the UK.

TestComplete Salary Histogram in the UK

TestComplete
Top 29 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 30 May 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 +53 30 £40,750 +1.87% 5
London +44 13 £65,000 +128.07% 1
West Midlands -14 6 £30,750 -41.42%
North West +21 5 £45,000 -
City of London +55 4 £65,000 +128.07%
Staffordshire -9 4 £33,750 -43.75%
Sidcup - 4 £40,500 -
South East +35 3 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Scotland +4 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 3 - -
South West +9 2 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Manchester +9 2 £55,000 -
Bath -4 2 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Somerset -5 2 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Crewe - 2 £35,000 -
Oxford - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £29,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -10 1 £32,500 -45.83%
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Wales - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £27,500 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £35,500 -

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 50 (78.13%) Selenium
2 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (51.56%) QA
4 31 (48.44%) Test Automation
4 31 (48.44%) C#
5 28 (43.75%) Java
6 27 (42.19%) TDD
7 23 (35.94%) WebDriver
8 22 (34.38%) Windows
9 19 (29.69%) SQL
9 19 (29.69%) BDD
10 18 (28.13%) Finance
10 18 (28.13%) Automated Testing
11 17 (26.56%) ISTQB
11 17 (26.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 17 (26.56%) Scrum
11 17 (26.56%) Jenkins
12 16 (25.00%) JMeter
12 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (25.00%) TeamCity
13 15 (23.44%) SpecFlow
13 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (21.88%) Cucumber
14 14 (21.88%) JIRA
14 14 (21.88%) .NET
15 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
15 13 (20.31%) Automation Testing
16 12 (18.75%) Functional Testing
16 12 (18.75%) ISEB
16 12 (18.75%) Python

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 2 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (78.13%) Selenium
2 23 (35.94%) WebDriver
3 17 (26.56%) Jenkins
4 16 (25.00%) JMeter
4 16 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 15 (23.44%) SpecFlow
6 14 (21.88%) Cucumber
6 14 (21.88%) JIRA
7 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 11 (17.19%) Ranorex
9 10 (15.63%) Visual Studio
10 9 (14.06%) HP UFT
11 8 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (12.50%) LoadRunner
12 7 (10.94%) eggPlant
12 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (9.38%) SoapUI
14 4 (6.25%) Jasmine
15 3 (4.69%) JUnit
16 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (28.13%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Retail
4 4 (6.25%) Games
5 3 (4.69%) Marketing
6 2 (3.13%) Advertising
6 2 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Tester
2 16 (25.00%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Automation Tester
3 12 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 9 (14.06%) Software Tester
5 6 (9.38%) Software Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Performance Tester
6 5 (7.81%) QA Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) QA Tester
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Tester
6 5 (7.81%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Functional Tester
7 4 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) QA Leader
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Test Automation Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) .NET
2 7 (10.94%) SOAP
3 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.69%) REST
3 3 (4.69%) WCF
3 3 (4.69%) Web Services
4 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.56%) Flash
4 1 (1.56%) HTML
4 1 (1.56%) HTML5
4 1 (1.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Derivative
3 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) EPoS
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (48.44%) Test Automation
3 27 (42.19%) TDD
4 19 (29.69%) BDD
5 18 (28.13%) Automated Testing
6 17 (26.56%) Scrum
6 17 (26.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (20.31%) Automation Testing
9 12 (18.75%) Functional Testing
9 12 (18.75%) Software Testing
9 12 (18.75%) Test Scripting
10 11 (17.19%) Regression Testing
11 9 (14.06%) Migration
11 9 (14.06%) Performance Testing
12 8 (12.50%) Agile Testing
12 8 (12.50%) SDLC
13 7 (10.94%) Release Management
13 7 (10.94%) Test Management
13 7 (10.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) C#
2 28 (43.75%) Java
3 19 (29.69%) SQL
4 12 (18.75%) Python
5 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.06%) Ruby
6 6 (9.38%) VB
7 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.69%) VB6
9 1 (1.56%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) ISTQB
2 12 (18.75%) ISEB
3 7 (10.94%) Degree
4 6 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.56%) CCEA
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (51.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.13%) Capita
4 2 (3.13%) MKS
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Telerik
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