Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SmartBear Software TestComplete
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 374 349 -
Rank change year-on-year -25 - +375
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.030% 0.080% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
North West median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% - -
England median annual salary £43,750 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.71% -3.53% +3.66%

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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2848 2667 2454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.42% 21.31% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2394 2156
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

TestComplete
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing TestComplete as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for TestComplete in the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for TestComplete in the North West

TestComplete
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TestComplete in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TestComplete in the North West

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Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Manchester -20 4 £37,500 -
TestComplete
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for TestComplete.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) API Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (25.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

TestComplete
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) API Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA