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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 864 846 856
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 31 70 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.060% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 67 38
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%

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
18660 18731 16463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.36% 16.10% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15857 15526 14029
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 27 August 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 -33 22 £45,000 +11.11% 9
London +21 6 £52,500 +10.52% 3
South East -20 5 £51,250 +7.89% 4
East of England +19 4 £39,250 +4.66% 2
Suffolk - 4 £39,250 -
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £39,250 -
West Midlands -4 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire +21 2 £64,375 +71.66%
South West -2 2 £55,000 +46.66%
East Midlands -4 2 £34,000 +3.03%
Nottingham -11 2 £34,000 -2.85%
Nottinghamshire -13 2 £34,000 -2.85%
Cardiff - 2 £36,500 -
Dorset - 2 £55,000 -
South Wales - 2 £36,500 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £37,500 - 1
City of London - 2 £47,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 2 £55,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 2 £36,500 -
Berkshire +7 1 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Reading -4 1 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Fareham - 1 £73,750 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 40 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (58.62%) QA
3 32 (55.17%) Selenium
4 27 (46.55%) C#
5 25 (43.10%) Test Automation
6 23 (39.66%) Automated Testing
7 21 (36.21%) SQL
8 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
8 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (27.59%) WPF
9 16 (27.59%) ISEB
10 14 (24.14%) HP UFT
10 14 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (22.41%) Ranorex
11 13 (22.41%) SDLC
11 13 (22.41%) Java
11 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
12 12 (20.69%) ISTQB
12 12 (20.69%) Scrum
13 10 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (17.24%) Manual Testing
13 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
13 10 (17.24%) Regression Testing
13 10 (17.24%) Mobile App
13 10 (17.24%) WebDriver
14 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (15.52%) Test Strategy
14 9 (15.52%) HTML
14 9 (15.52%) Windows
14 9 (15.52%) Software Testing

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (3.45%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.45%) JBoss
1 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (55.17%) Selenium
2 14 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (24.14%) HP UFT
3 13 (22.41%) Ranorex
4 10 (17.24%) WebDriver
5 8 (13.79%) JIRA
6 7 (12.07%) SoapUI
7 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
7 6 (10.34%) AccuRev
7 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
7 6 (10.34%) TestDirector
8 5 (8.62%) NUnit
9 4 (6.90%) JUnit
9 4 (6.90%) WATIR
9 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
9 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
9 4 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (6.90%) SpecFlow
10 3 (5.17%) TestNG
11 2 (3.45%) Capybara
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Analyst
2 20 (34.48%) Test Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) QA Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Test Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Automation Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) QA Leader
6 6 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Test Leader
7 5 (8.62%) Test Team Leader
7 5 (8.62%) Team Leader
7 5 (8.62%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Tester
8 3 (5.17%) Software Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Software Test Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Web Team Leader
9 2 (3.45%) Software Test Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Senior QA Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) WPF
2 9 (15.52%) HTML
3 8 (13.79%) .NET
4 7 (12.07%) WinForms
5 4 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.45%) Apache Flex
6 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.72%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.72%) SOAP
7 1 (1.72%) ActiveX
7 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Equities
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.45%) NHS
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Mac OS
2 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) Test Automation
3 23 (39.66%) Automated Testing
4 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.41%) SDLC
6 12 (20.69%) Scrum
7 10 (17.24%) Regression Testing
7 10 (17.24%) Manual Testing
7 10 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Software Testing
8 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (15.52%) Test Strategy
9 8 (13.79%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.34%) BDD
10 6 (10.34%) People Management
10 6 (10.34%) Performance Testing
10 6 (10.34%) TDD
10 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
11 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.62%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) C#
2 21 (36.21%) SQL
3 13 (22.41%) Java
3 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.07%) VBScript
6 5 (8.62%) Python
7 4 (6.90%) VB
8 3 (5.17%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) VBA
9 2 (3.45%) C++
10 1 (1.72%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) C
10 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) ISEB
2 12 (20.69%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.62%) Degree
4 4 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (58.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) Telerik
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