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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software TestComplete
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 886 941
Rank change year-on-year +63 +55  
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 39 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.030% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.17% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 17
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.63% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £32,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25%  

TestComplete is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17564 16842 17600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.97% 18.23% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14608 14785 14888
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

TestComplete
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing TestComplete as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for TestComplete in England

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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

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Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TestComplete in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for TestComplete in England

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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 3 months to 23 June 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
London +22 16 £32,500 -50.00%
Yorkshire - 9 £28,250 -
South East +57 5 £28,500 -32.94% 1
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
North West -42 3 £37,500 -16.66%
East of England 0 2 £40,000 -
TestComplete
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 53 (80.30%) Test Automation
2 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (62.12%) SQL Server
4 37 (56.06%) C#
4 37 (56.06%) SDLC
5 32 (48.48%) QA
6 28 (42.42%) SQL
6 28 (42.42%) Regression Testing
7 27 (40.91%) Scrum
8 26 (39.39%) VB
8 26 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (37.88%) .NET
10 22 (33.33%) Software Testing
11 20 (30.30%) TDD
11 20 (30.30%) SpecFlow
12 19 (28.79%) Gherkin
12 19 (28.79%) Visual Studio
12 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
12 19 (28.79%) JIRA
12 19 (28.79%) Test Scripting
13 18 (27.27%) VBScript
13 18 (27.27%) JMeter
14 17 (25.76%) Client/Server
15 16 (24.24%) Selenium
15 16 (24.24%) Subversion
16 14 (21.21%) ISEB
16 14 (21.21%) Finance
16 14 (21.21%) BDD
17 13 (19.70%) ISTQB
17 13 (19.70%) JavaScript

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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 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.06%) Campfire
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) GitHub
2 4 (6.06%) Asana
2 4 (6.06%) Slack
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (62.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) MySQL
3 8 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (30.30%) SpecFlow
2 19 (28.79%) JIRA
2 19 (28.79%) Visual Studio
3 18 (27.27%) JMeter
4 16 (24.24%) Selenium
4 16 (24.24%) Subversion
5 11 (16.67%) CruiseControl
6 9 (13.64%) TestRail
7 8 (12.12%) HP UFT
7 8 (12.12%) MSBuild
7 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (12.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (12.12%) YouTrack
8 7 (10.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (10.61%) Cucumber
9 6 (9.09%) WATIR
10 4 (6.06%) Artifactory
10 4 (6.06%) Calabash
10 4 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
2 7 (10.61%) Investment Banking
2 7 (10.61%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Tester
2 23 (34.85%) Analyst
2 23 (34.85%) Test Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) QA Tester
4 14 (21.21%) Automation Tester
5 9 (13.64%) Manual Tester
5 9 (13.64%) QA Manual Tester
5 9 (13.64%) Software Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Software Test Analyst
6 8 (12.12%) Developer
6 8 (12.12%) VB Developer
6 8 (12.12%) VB6 Developer
7 6 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
7 6 (9.09%) Software Tester
8 5 (7.58%) Technical Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Manual Test Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.88%) .NET
2 19 (28.79%) Gherkin
3 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 9 (13.64%) React
4 8 (12.12%) ActiveX
4 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.61%) .NET Compact Framework
6 5 (7.58%) Web Services
7 3 (4.55%) JSON
8 2 (3.03%) REST
8 2 (3.03%) XML
9 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Client/Server
2 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (12.12%) iPad
4 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.06%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.03%) Unix
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (80.30%) Test Automation
2 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (56.06%) SDLC
4 28 (42.42%) Regression Testing
5 27 (40.91%) Scrum
6 26 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 20 (30.30%) TDD
9 19 (28.79%) Test Scripting
10 14 (21.21%) BDD
11 12 (18.18%) Manual Testing
12 11 (16.67%) OO
12 11 (16.67%) Test Strategy
13 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
14 9 (13.64%) Defect Management
14 9 (13.64%) Test Planning
14 9 (13.64%) Usability Testing
14 9 (13.64%) User Stories
15 8 (12.12%) Issue Tracking
15 8 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.06%) C#
2 28 (42.42%) SQL
3 26 (39.39%) VB
4 18 (27.27%) VBScript
5 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
6 10 (15.15%) T-SQL
7 8 (12.12%) VB6
8 6 (9.09%) Python
9 5 (7.58%) Ruby
10 4 (6.06%) Java
11 2 (3.03%) Perl
11 2 (3.03%) PHP
11 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) ISEB
2 13 (19.70%) ISTQB
3 9 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.58%) Degree
5 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (48.48%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) Oracle
3 10 (15.15%) TOWER Software
4 9 (13.64%) Atlassian
5 6 (9.09%) Telerik
6 4 (6.06%) AppDynamics
6 4 (6.06%) Splunk
7 2 (3.03%) HP
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