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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software TestComplete
England / South East
Rank 393 449 456
Rank change year-on-year +56 +7  
Permanent jobs citing TestComplete 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.047% 0.042% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Median salary £28,500 £25,000 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% -42.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £40,675
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £47,100
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £28,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% -28.12%  

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2839 3371 3534
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.18% 17.55% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2478 3058 3008
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

TestComplete
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

TestComplete
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for TestComplete in the South East

TestComplete
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestComplete within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Surrey - 5 £28,500 -
Oxfordshire +3 2 £25,000 - 1
TestComplete
England

TestComplete
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South East region with a requirement for TestComplete.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
1 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
1 17 (94.44%) Test Scripting
2 12 (66.67%) QA
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 10 (55.56%) ISEB
3 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
6 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) OO
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 6 (33.33%) Selenium
8 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing

TestComplete
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 6 (33.33%) Selenium
3 5 (27.78%) JIRA
3 5 (27.78%) SoapUI
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 5 (27.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.56%) WATIR
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Local Government
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Developer in Test
1 5 (27.78%) Test Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Software Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) QA Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Test Scripting
2 12 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
6 6 (33.33%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (27.78%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
7 5 (27.78%) SDLC
7 5 (27.78%) TDD
7 5 (27.78%) Time Management
7 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
2 10 (55.56%) ISEB
2 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) TOWER Software
3 1 (5.56%) Telerik
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago