Period
to 16 January 2021

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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gurock TestRail
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 665 900 1010
Rank change year-on-year +235 +110 +76
Permanent jobs citing TestRail 85 140 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.077%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.57% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 76 97 88
Median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £40,000 £29,000 £30,875
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +25.00%

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 12,923 24,409 30,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.76% 19.35% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10,670 19,377 24,310
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £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 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for TestRail in the UK

TestRail
Top 11 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 16 January 2021. 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 +229 78 £47,750 +6.11% 6
London +222 63 £42,500 -20.56% 4
UK excluding London +149 21 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Work from Home -52 9 £70,000 -3.45%
South East +148 8 £49,000 +8.89%
Scotland +54 7 £34,000 +13.33%
Midlands +85 3 £55,000 +46.67% 1
West Midlands - 3 £55,000 - 1
East of England +93 2 £52,500 -4.55%
North of England +77 1 £45,000 +26.76% 1
North West +76 1 £45,000 +26.76% 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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 75 (88.24%) JIRA
2 63 (74.12%) QA
3 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (54.12%) Test Automation
5 41 (48.24%) Test Scripting
6 32 (37.65%) Selenium
7 30 (35.29%) Java
7 30 (35.29%) Product Requirements
8 28 (32.94%) STB
9 20 (23.53%) C++
10 18 (21.18%) JMeter
10 18 (21.18%) Cucumber
10 18 (21.18%) API Testing
10 18 (21.18%) SDET
11 16 (18.82%) Windows
11 16 (18.82%) Linux
11 16 (18.82%) Digital TV
11 16 (18.82%) Test Management
12 15 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (17.65%) Confluence
13 14 (16.47%) BDD
13 14 (16.47%) Jenkins
13 14 (16.47%) HP
13 14 (16.47%) SQL
13 14 (16.47%) HP Quality Center
14 13 (15.29%) WebDriver
14 13 (15.29%) Load Testing
14 13 (15.29%) Computer Science
14 13 (15.29%) Python
14 13 (15.29%) LoadRunner

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 15 (17.65%) Confluence
2 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) BrowserStack
2 4 (4.71%) Azure
3 2 (2.35%) Basecamp
3 2 (2.35%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.35%) Trello
4 1 (1.18%) AWS
4 1 (1.18%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) IPv4
1 2 (2.35%) IPv6
1 2 (2.35%) VLAN
2 1 (1.18%) DVB
2 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) Blockchain
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.18%) Redis
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 75 (88.24%) JIRA
2 32 (37.65%) Selenium
3 18 (21.18%) Cucumber
3 18 (21.18%) JMeter
4 14 (16.47%) Jenkins
5 13 (15.29%) LoadRunner
5 13 (15.29%) WebDriver
6 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
7 7 (8.24%) SoapUI
8 6 (7.06%) Cypress.io
8 6 (7.06%) JUnit
9 5 (5.88%) CMake
9 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (5.88%) Zephyr
10 4 (4.71%) Maven
10 4 (4.71%) Postman
11 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (3.53%) Bugzilla
11 3 (3.53%) CircleCI
11 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.35%) Electronics
2 2 (2.35%) Games
2 2 (2.35%) Law
2 2 (2.35%) Publishing
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Tester
2 18 (21.18%) QA Engineer
3 15 (17.65%) Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) Broadcast Analyst
3 15 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 12 (14.12%) Automation Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) QA Automation Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Test Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Junior
6 5 (5.88%) Junior QA Tester
6 5 (5.88%) Junior Tester
6 5 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 5 (5.88%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Automation Test Lead
7 4 (4.71%) Quality Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) QA Leader
8 3 (3.53%) Senior QA Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) Spring
1 10 (11.76%) Spring Boot
2 7 (8.24%) HTML
2 7 (8.24%) HTML5
3 6 (7.06%) .NET
3 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
4 5 (5.88%) OpenCL
4 5 (5.88%) OpenGL
4 5 (5.88%) QML
4 5 (5.88%) Qt
4 5 (5.88%) RESTful
4 5 (5.88%) VTK
4 5 (5.88%) Vulkan
4 5 (5.88%) WinForms
4 5 (5.88%) WPF
5 4 (4.71%) CSS
5 4 (4.71%) React
5 4 (4.71%) SOAP
6 3 (3.53%) Swagger
7 2 (2.35%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.94%) STB
2 16 (18.82%) Digital TV
3 13 (15.29%) Mobile App
4 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.06%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.88%) CUDA
7 3 (3.53%) Wiki
8 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.35%) Online Games
9 1 (1.18%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Linux
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.12%) Test Automation
3 41 (48.24%) Test Scripting
4 30 (35.29%) Product Requirements
5 18 (21.18%) API Testing
5 18 (21.18%) SDET
6 16 (18.82%) Test Management
7 15 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (16.47%) BDD
9 13 (15.29%) Computer Science
9 13 (15.29%) Load Testing
9 13 (15.29%) SDLC
10 12 (14.12%) Manual Testing
10 12 (14.12%) TDD
11 11 (12.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (11.76%) Creative Thinking
12 10 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 10 (11.76%) Open Source
12 10 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (11.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.29%) Java
2 20 (23.53%) C++
3 14 (16.47%) SQL
4 13 (15.29%) Python
5 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 8 (9.41%) C#
7 6 (7.06%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.88%) C
8 5 (5.88%) C-shell
8 5 (5.88%) Fortran
8 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.53%) Go
10 2 (2.35%) Ruby
10 2 (2.35%) Tcl
10 2 (2.35%) XPath
11 1 (1.18%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (74.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.35%) Ansible
2 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.18%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) HP
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.18%) OutSystems