The table below looks at the statistics for TestComplete skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestComplete over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software TestComplete
Rank 233 216 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.096% 0.075% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £32,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.87% -15.78%
TestComplete
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
901 879 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.44% 16.44% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 779 789 422
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

TestComplete
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TestComplete across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestComplete Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TestComplete
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestComplete across the West Midlands region.

TestComplete Salary Trend in the West Midlands

TestComplete
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Staffordshire +11 4 £35,250 -41.25%
Warwickshire - 1 £29,000 -
TestComplete
England

TestComplete
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MKS
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) MKS