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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 858 831 830
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 25 76 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.065% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24 65 54
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%

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
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 -16 24 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Midlands +7 12 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Nottinghamshire +12 9 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Nottingham -2 9 £42,500 +30.76% 1
West Midlands - 4 £52,500 -
South West -11 3 £34,000 -2.85%
Bath - 3 £34,000 -
Somerset - 3 £34,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £60,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £60,000 -
Berkshire +3 2 £44,000 +13.54%
Derbyshire +3 2 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Derby -1 2 £33,750 -3.57% 1
South East -18 2 £44,000 -7.36%
City of London +26 1 £28,500 -36.66%
Yorkshire +8 1 £30,000 -14.28%
London +2 1 £28,500 -36.66%
North West 0 1 - - 1
Reading -10 1 £48,000 +47.69%
Sheffield - 1 £30,000 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £37,500 -
Leicester - 1 £40,000 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £32,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Windsor - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £37,500 -

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (80.85%) Selenium
2 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (59.57%) QA
4 26 (55.32%) C#
5 25 (53.19%) SQL
6 24 (51.06%) Automated Testing
7 22 (46.81%) ISEB
8 20 (42.55%) Test Automation
9 18 (38.30%) QuickTest Pro
10 17 (36.17%) Scrum
10 17 (36.17%) Ranorex
11 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
11 15 (31.91%) .NET
12 14 (29.79%) Java
13 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
13 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
14 11 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (23.40%) Windows
15 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
15 10 (21.28%) WPF
16 8 (17.02%) C++
16 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
16 8 (17.02%) Finance
17 7 (14.89%) WinForms
17 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
17 7 (14.89%) VB
17 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
17 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (14.89%) Manual Testing
17 7 (14.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (80.85%) Selenium
2 18 (38.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (36.17%) Ranorex
4 11 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
6 5 (10.64%) NUnit
7 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
7 4 (8.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
8 3 (6.38%) TestDirector
8 3 (6.38%) AccuRev
8 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
8 3 (6.38%) JIRA
9 2 (4.26%) Moq
9 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.13%) Rational Functional Tester
10 1 (2.13%) QAComplete
10 1 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 18 (38.30%) Test Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Tester
4 7 (14.89%) Test Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Software Test Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) QA Leader
5 6 (12.77%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Quality Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Web Team Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Software Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) .NET
2 10 (21.28%) WPF
3 7 (14.89%) WinForms
4 6 (12.77%) HTML
5 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.13%) Middleware
7 1 (2.13%) SOAP
7 1 (2.13%) Web Services
7 1 (2.13%) XML
7 1 (2.13%) ActiveX
7 1 (2.13%) XML Schema
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.38%) Equities
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Open Source
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.13%) NHS
4 1 (2.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) Automated Testing
3 20 (42.55%) Test Automation
4 17 (36.17%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.89%) Manual Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Software Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
7 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Automation Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.38%) Change Management
9 3 (6.38%) TDD
9 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) C#
2 25 (53.19%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Java
4 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.02%) C++
6 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.89%) VB
7 5 (10.64%) VBScript
8 3 (6.38%) Perl
9 2 (4.26%) Python
10 1 (2.13%) Delphi
10 1 (2.13%) XQuery
10 1 (2.13%) Ruby
10 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) ISEB
2 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
3 7 (14.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (12.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (59.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
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