Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for TestComplete skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TestComplete over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software TestComplete
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1113 1126 1214
Rank change year-on-year +13 +88 -27
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 37 71 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.040% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 70 73
England median annual salary £43,750 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.71% -3.53% +3.66%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,750 £57,000
UK median annual salary £43,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% -

TestComplete is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 34332 32965 36291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.38% 18.67% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 28242 28758 30946
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

TestComplete
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing TestComplete as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for TestComplete in England

TestComplete
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestComplete in England.

Salary trend for TestComplete in England

TestComplete
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TestComplete in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TestComplete in England

TestComplete
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 17 £65,000 +46.89%
South East +22 10 £40,000 -2.44%
North of England +6 6 £47,500 +31.03% 2
East of England +4 3 £35,000 -20.90% 1
North West -16 3 £37,500 +3.45% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £51,250 - 1
East Midlands +24 1 £60,000 +90.48%
Midlands +8 1 £60,000 +87.50%
TestComplete
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for TestComplete.

1 36 (97.30%) Test Automation
2 31 (83.78%) Selenium
3 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (56.76%) C#
5 20 (54.05%) Java
5 20 (54.05%) WebDriver
6 19 (51.35%) Ruby
7 18 (48.65%) Scrum
7 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
8 16 (43.24%) HP UFT
8 16 (43.24%) QA
9 15 (40.54%) Maven
10 14 (37.84%) Python
11 12 (32.43%) SQL
11 12 (32.43%) .NET
11 12 (32.43%) Software Testing
11 12 (32.43%) JIRA
11 12 (32.43%) Cucumber
11 12 (32.43%) BDD
12 11 (29.73%) SpecFlow
12 11 (29.73%) SDLC
12 11 (29.73%) TDD
12 11 (29.73%) Oracle
12 11 (29.73%) ISEB
13 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
13 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
13 10 (27.03%) Performance Testing
13 10 (27.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (24.32%) DevOps

TestComplete
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (16.22%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (16.22%) GitHub
4 4 (10.81%) Slack
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (5.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (5.41%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.41%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (5.41%) Route 53
5 2 (5.41%) Serverless
5 2 (5.41%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) NGN
1 2 (5.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (83.78%) Selenium
2 20 (54.05%) WebDriver
3 18 (48.65%) Jenkins
4 16 (43.24%) HP UFT
5 15 (40.54%) Maven
6 12 (32.43%) Cucumber
6 12 (32.43%) JIRA
7 11 (29.73%) SpecFlow
8 10 (27.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
9 6 (16.22%) SoapUI
9 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (13.51%) JMeter
10 5 (13.51%) Protractor
10 5 (13.51%) SilkTest
10 5 (13.51%) TestNG
11 4 (10.81%) CruiseControl
11 4 (10.81%) Gatling
11 4 (10.81%) LoadRunner
11 4 (10.81%) TestPartner
General
1 9 (24.32%) Retail
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Marketing
4 4 (10.81%) Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Billing
5 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Tester
2 9 (24.32%) Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Test Architect
3 8 (21.62%) QA Tester
3 8 (21.62%) Technical Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Tester
6 3 (8.11%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) QA Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) QA Manual Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) Gherkin
3 6 (16.22%) JSON
4 4 (10.81%) Nightwatchjs
4 4 (10.81%) REST
4 4 (10.81%) Web Services
5 2 (5.41%) J2EE
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (5.41%) React
5 2 (5.41%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.70%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Fintech
2 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Test Automation
2 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (48.65%) Scrum
4 12 (32.43%) BDD
4 12 (32.43%) Software Testing
5 11 (29.73%) SDLC
5 11 (29.73%) TDD
6 10 (27.03%) Performance Testing
7 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (24.32%) DevOps
8 8 (21.62%) Test Planning
8 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
9 7 (18.92%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (18.92%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (16.22%) Presales
10 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
11 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
11 5 (13.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) C#
2 20 (54.05%) Java
3 19 (51.35%) Ruby
4 14 (37.84%) Python
5 12 (32.43%) SQL
6 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
7 9 (24.32%) VB.NET
8 4 (10.81%) Groovy
8 4 (10.81%) PHP
8 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
9 3 (8.11%) C++
9 3 (8.11%) Perl
9 3 (8.11%) VB
10 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
10 2 (5.41%) COBOL
10 2 (5.41%) Pascal
10 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.70%) Scala
11 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) ISEB
2 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (16.22%) Puppet
2 4 (10.81%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (10.81%) CA
3 4 (10.81%) Google
3 4 (10.81%) IBM
3 4 (10.81%) Micro Focus
4 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) Splunk
4 2 (5.41%) Telerik
5 1 (2.70%) TOWER Software