Period
to 24 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for TestRail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TestRail over the 6 months to 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gurock TestRail
UK
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 623 890 1017
Rank change year-on-year +267 +127 +76
Permanent jobs citing TestRail 66 189 126
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 0.73% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 61 157 100
Median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +6.44% +11.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £29,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -13.00% +33.33%

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,246 25,808 33,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.98% 18.90% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8,482 20,440 26,704
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

TestRail
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing TestRail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for TestRail in the UK

TestRail
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TestRail.

Salary trend for TestRail in the UK

TestRail
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing TestRail over the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for TestRail in the UK

TestRail
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestRail within the UK over the 6 months to 24 October 2020. 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
England +251 53 £42,500 -10.53% 7
London +249 48 £40,000 -38.46% 6
UK excluding London +210 13 £45,000 +3.45% 2
Scotland +103 8 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Work from Home +24 6 £65,000 -10.34%
South East +184 5 £46,500 +3.33%

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, IT jobs citing TestRail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for TestRail.

1 62 (93.94%) JIRA
2 53 (80.30%) QA
3 44 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (51.52%) Test Scripting
5 31 (46.97%) Test Automation
6 28 (42.42%) Selenium
7 26 (39.39%) STB
8 19 (28.79%) Java
9 18 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 17 (25.76%) API Testing
10 17 (25.76%) Cucumber
11 15 (22.73%) Digital TV
12 14 (21.21%) Confluence
13 11 (16.67%) SDLC
13 11 (16.67%) C#
13 11 (16.67%) C++
14 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
15 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
15 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (13.64%) Waterfall
15 9 (13.64%) BDD
15 9 (13.64%) Test Management
15 9 (13.64%) WebDriver
15 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
15 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (12.12%) Test Strategy
16 8 (12.12%) BrowserStack
16 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (12.12%) HTML
16 8 (12.12%) HTML5

TestRail
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 14 (21.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) BrowserStack
2 7 (10.61%) SaaS
3 2 (3.03%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.52%) Azure
4 1 (1.52%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) IPv4
1 2 (3.03%) IPv6
1 2 (3.03%) VLAN
2 1 (1.52%) DVB
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Blockchain
3 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (93.94%) JIRA
2 28 (42.42%) Selenium
3 18 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 17 (25.76%) Cucumber
5 9 (13.64%) WebDriver
6 6 (9.09%) CMake
6 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 6 (9.09%) JMeter
6 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (7.58%) Cypress.io
7 5 (7.58%) LoadRunner
7 5 (7.58%) Zephyr
8 4 (6.06%) Bugzilla
8 4 (6.06%) Postman
8 4 (6.06%) SoapUI
9 3 (4.55%) TestNG
10 2 (3.03%) Appium
10 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.03%) Robot Framework
10 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Law
2 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Tester
2 16 (24.24%) Analyst
2 16 (24.24%) Test Analyst
3 14 (21.21%) Broadcast Analyst
4 11 (16.67%) QA Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) QA Automation Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) QA Tester
7 7 (10.61%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 6 (9.09%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Junior
9 5 (7.58%) Junior QA Tester
9 5 (7.58%) Junior Tester
10 4 (6.06%) Software Tester
10 4 (6.06%) Test Automation Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) Automation Tester
11 3 (4.55%) Graduate
11 3 (4.55%) Graduate Software Tester
11 3 (4.55%) Junior Software Tester
11 3 (4.55%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) HTML
1 8 (12.12%) HTML5
2 7 (10.61%) .NET
3 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 6 (9.09%) OpenCL
3 6 (9.09%) OpenGL
3 6 (9.09%) QML
3 6 (9.09%) Qt
3 6 (9.09%) VTK
3 6 (9.09%) Vulkan
3 6 (9.09%) WinForms
3 6 (9.09%) WPF
4 5 (7.58%) Spring
4 5 (7.58%) Spring Boot
5 4 (6.06%) CSS
5 4 (6.06%) Gherkin
5 4 (6.06%) SOAP
6 3 (4.55%) React
6 3 (4.55%) Swagger
7 2 (3.03%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 26 (39.39%) STB
2 15 (22.73%) Digital TV
3 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 6 (9.09%) CUDA
4 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.55%) Wiki
6 1 (1.52%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Linux
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (51.52%) Test Scripting
3 31 (46.97%) Test Automation
4 17 (25.76%) API Testing
5 11 (16.67%) SDLC
6 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.64%) BDD
7 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
7 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.64%) Test Management
7 9 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 8 (12.12%) Test Strategy
9 7 (10.61%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (10.61%) Physics
9 7 (10.61%) Scrum
10 6 (9.09%) Manual Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
10 6 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) Java
2 11 (16.67%) C#
2 11 (16.67%) C++
3 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 6 (9.09%) C
4 6 (9.09%) C-shell
4 6 (9.09%) Fortran
4 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 6 (9.09%) SQL
5 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.06%) Python
7 2 (3.03%) Go
7 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) Ruby
7 2 (3.03%) Tcl
7 2 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (80.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.03%) Ansible
2 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.52%) MIIS
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (3.03%) Atlassian