The table below looks at the statistics for TestComplete skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 868 872 827
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -45
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 32 72 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.059% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 63
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £32,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +43.93%

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
18070 19415 16567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.24% 16.03% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15180 15997 14093
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TestComplete within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2015 within the UK.

TestComplete Salary Histogram in the UK

TestComplete
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 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
England +12 31 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Midlands +13 14 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Nottinghamshire +16 11 £42,500 - 2
Nottingham +7 11 £42,500 - 2
London +3 4 £28,500 -36.66%
West Midlands - 4 £46,250 -
South West -13 3 £34,000 -2.85%
South East -20 3 £42,250 -11.05%
Bath - 3 £34,000 -
Somerset - 3 £34,000 -
City of London +10 2 £28,500 -36.66%
North West +9 2 £31,500 -47.50%
Berkshire -3 2 £44,000 -2.22%
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £60,000 -
Leicester - 2 £38,750 -
Leicestershire - 2 £38,750 -
Coventry - 2 £32,500 -
Manchester - 2 £31,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Derbyshire +8 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Yorkshire +4 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Derby +3 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Reading -12 1 £48,000 +47.69%
Sheffield - 1 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £37,500 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £42,250 -
Windsor - 1 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Scotland - 1 £37,500 -

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (79.25%) Selenium
3 29 (54.72%) QA
4 27 (50.94%) ISEB
5 26 (49.06%) C#
5 26 (49.06%) SQL
6 25 (47.17%) Automated Testing
7 20 (37.74%) Test Automation
7 20 (37.74%) .NET
7 20 (37.74%) Scrum
8 19 (35.85%) QuickTest Pro
9 16 (30.19%) Java
9 16 (30.19%) Ranorex
10 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
11 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
11 14 (26.42%) ISTQB
12 12 (22.64%) Windows
13 11 (20.75%) Finance
14 10 (18.87%) VB
14 10 (18.87%) Degree
14 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (18.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
15 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
15 9 (16.98%) WPF
15 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
15 9 (16.98%) C++
16 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
16 8 (15.09%) NUnit
16 8 (15.09%) Manual Testing

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2 (3.77%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (79.25%) Selenium
2 19 (35.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (30.19%) Ranorex
4 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (15.09%) NUnit
6 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
7 5 (9.43%) Moq
8 4 (7.55%) SoapUI
9 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (3.77%) AccuRev
10 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
10 2 (3.77%) TestDirector
10 2 (3.77%) JIRA
11 1 (1.89%) WATIR
11 1 (1.89%) Rational Functional Tester
11 1 (1.89%) JMeter
11 1 (1.89%) QAComplete
11 1 (1.89%) WatiN
11 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Analyst
2 19 (35.85%) Test Analyst
3 14 (26.42%) Tester
4 9 (16.98%) Software Test Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) QA Leader
5 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Test Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Tester
6 5 (9.43%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) QA Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Automation Tester
7 4 (7.55%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Web Team Leader
8 3 (5.66%) QA Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.66%) Test Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) WPF
3 7 (13.21%) HTML
3 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
4 6 (11.32%) WinForms
5 3 (5.66%) Ajax
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.89%) SOAP
7 1 (1.89%) Web Services
7 1 (1.89%) XML
7 1 (1.89%) ActiveX
7 1 (1.89%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.43%) Open Source
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.66%) Equities
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Automated Testing
3 20 (37.74%) Scrum
3 20 (37.74%) Test Automation
4 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
4 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
5 8 (15.09%) Manual Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Test Strategy
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
8 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.55%) V-Model
9 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.55%) BDD
9 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.55%) TDD
9 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C#
1 26 (49.06%) SQL
2 16 (30.19%) Java
3 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.87%) VB
5 9 (16.98%) C++
6 7 (13.21%) VBScript
7 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
7 6 (11.32%) Perl
8 3 (5.66%) Python
9 2 (3.77%) Ruby
10 1 (1.89%) XPath
10 1 (1.89%) XQuery
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
10 1 (1.89%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) ISEB
2 14 (26.42%) ISTQB
3 10 (18.87%) Degree
3 10 (18.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (54.72%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Compuware
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Empirix
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