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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software TestComplete
UK
Rank 831 905 923
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +18
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 28 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.025% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 22
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%

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
16142 17567 16831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.20% 17.74% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13766 15034 14255
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 24 January 2017 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 24 January 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 +75 27 £37,500 -5.06% 4
Yorkshire +24 6 £24,000 -52.00% 2
North West - 6 £37,500 -
South East +54 5 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Harrogate - 5 £26,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 5 £26,500 - 1
Manchester - 5 £37,500 -
London +52 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £31,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £31,500 -
East of England - 3 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £31,500 -
City of London +27 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Cambridge - 2 £50,000 -
Reigate - 2 £30,000 -
Surrey - 2 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire +47 1 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +27 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Oxford +25 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Hampshire +9 1 £40,000 -45.01%
Cheshire - 1 £35,000 -
Belfast - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £21,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £21,500 -
Southampton - 1 £40,000 -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £38,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (61.76%) Software Testing
3 39 (57.35%) SQL
4 36 (52.94%) QA
5 34 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 34 (50.00%) C#
6 33 (48.53%) Selenium
7 32 (47.06%) Automation Testing
8 28 (41.18%) Regression Testing
9 26 (38.24%) Manual Testing
10 25 (36.76%) Test Automation
11 24 (35.29%) Scrum
12 22 (32.35%) ISEB
12 22 (32.35%) Visual Studio
12 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
13 21 (30.88%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (30.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 19 (27.94%) Finance
15 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
15 18 (26.47%) JIRA
15 18 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (25.00%) SDLC
16 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
17 16 (23.53%) HP UFT
17 16 (23.53%) Test Scripting
17 16 (23.53%) Mobile App
18 15 (22.06%) SoapUI
18 15 (22.06%) TDD
18 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
19 14 (20.59%) 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 (1.47%) Apache
1 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (48.53%) Selenium
2 22 (32.35%) Visual Studio
3 21 (30.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (26.47%) JIRA
5 16 (23.53%) HP UFT
6 15 (22.06%) SoapUI
7 14 (20.59%) SpecFlow
8 11 (16.18%) Cucumber
8 11 (16.18%) Subversion
9 10 (14.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (8.82%) JMeter
11 4 (5.88%) WATIR
12 2 (2.94%) JUnit
12 2 (2.94%) LoadRunner
12 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
13 1 (1.47%) Mockito
13 1 (1.47%) Moq
13 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
13 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
13 1 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Back Office
3 2 (2.94%) Games
3 2 (2.94%) Local Government
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Tester
2 20 (29.41%) Analyst
2 20 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 14 (20.59%) Automation Tester
4 12 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Software Tester
5 11 (16.18%) Developer
6 10 (14.71%) QA Leader
7 9 (13.24%) Manual Test Analyst
8 8 (11.76%) Developer in Test
9 7 (10.29%) C# Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Test Engineer
10 6 (8.82%) Agile Test Analyst
10 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Tester
10 6 (8.82%) Senior Tester
11 5 (7.35%) QA Analyst
11 5 (7.35%) QA Test Analyst
12 4 (5.88%) QA Automation Analyst
12 4 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
13 3 (4.41%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) CSS
1 12 (17.65%) HTML
2 10 (14.71%) .NET
3 5 (7.35%) Gherkin
4 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.41%) Web Services
5 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.94%) Qt
5 2 (2.94%) REST
6 1 (1.47%) ActiveX
6 1 (1.47%) jQuery
6 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 10 (14.71%) Client/Server
4 7 (10.29%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.94%) iPad
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.47%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (61.76%) Software Testing
3 32 (47.06%) Automation Testing
4 28 (41.18%) Regression Testing
5 26 (38.24%) Manual Testing
6 25 (36.76%) Test Automation
7 24 (35.29%) Scrum
8 17 (25.00%) SDLC
9 16 (23.53%) Test Scripting
10 15 (22.06%) TDD
11 14 (20.59%) Automated Testing
11 14 (20.59%) BDD
11 14 (20.59%) OO
12 10 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
13 8 (11.76%) Test Strategy
14 7 (10.29%) Defect Tracking
14 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
16 5 (7.35%) Functional Testing
16 5 (7.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) SQL
2 34 (50.00%) C#
3 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.18%) VB
5 10 (14.71%) VBScript
6 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.35%) Java
8 2 (2.94%) C
8 2 (2.94%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 22 (32.35%) ISEB
3 21 (30.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (20.59%) Degree
5 5 (7.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (52.94%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) SDET
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) TOWER Software
3 3 (4.41%) Telerik
4 1 (1.47%) HP
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