Period
to 5 July 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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gurock TestRail
UK
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 788 918 1090
Rank change year-on-year +130 +172 +64
Permanent jobs citing TestRail 59 194 135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.13% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.68% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 60 178 112
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £33,375 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,875 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £44,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +17.32% -5.79% +26.67%

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 15,466 28,598 36,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.62% 19.41% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12,333 22,725 29,965
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,900 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for TestRail in the UK

TestRail
Top 10 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 5 July 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 +132 53 £52,500 +5.00% 3
UK excluding London +166 35 £52,500 +17.32% 4
South East +153 21 £52,500 +7.69%
London +90 19 £58,750 +2.17%
East of England +101 5 £42,500 -2.86% 1
South West +79 5 £52,500 +11.70%
Work from Home +66 4 £60,000 -20.00%
North of England +124 3 £25,000 -44.44%
North West +97 3 £25,000 -41.18%
Scotland +85 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 5 July 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 51 (86.44%) JIRA
2 49 (83.05%) Test Automation
3 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (64.41%) Selenium
5 36 (61.02%) QA
6 29 (49.15%) Confluence
7 23 (38.98%) Java
8 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
9 18 (30.51%) Python
9 18 (30.51%) ISTQB
10 16 (27.12%) C#
11 15 (25.42%) Gherkin
11 15 (25.42%) SDLC
12 14 (23.73%) SQL
12 14 (23.73%) HP
12 14 (23.73%) Scrum
12 14 (23.73%) Test Management
13 13 (22.03%) LoadRunner
13 13 (22.03%) Regression Testing
13 13 (22.03%) Test Strategy
13 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (20.34%) Waterfall
14 12 (20.34%) Web Services
14 12 (20.34%) Windows
14 12 (20.34%) Linux
14 12 (20.34%) Degree
15 11 (18.64%) Software Testing
15 11 (18.64%) Test Scripting
15 11 (18.64%) JMeter
15 11 (18.64%) SaaS

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 29 (49.15%) Confluence
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.69%) Snagit
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) SaaS
2 10 (16.95%) BrowserStack
3 6 (10.17%) Azure
4 3 (5.08%) Slack
5 2 (3.39%) AWS
5 2 (3.39%) AWS IoT
5 2 (3.39%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (3.39%) GCP
6 1 (1.69%) Azure Stack
6 1 (1.69%) Office 365
6 1 (1.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
1 2 (3.39%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.69%) CDMA
2 1 (1.69%) DHCP
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) GSM
2 1 (1.69%) IPv4
2 1 (1.69%) IPv6
2 1 (1.69%) LTE
2 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.69%) Skype
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) UMTS
2 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Blockchain
1 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.17%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) Redis
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 51 (86.44%) JIRA
2 38 (64.41%) Selenium
3 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
4 13 (22.03%) LoadRunner
5 11 (18.64%) Cucumber
5 11 (18.64%) JMeter
6 10 (16.95%) Postman
7 9 (15.25%) SoapUI
7 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
8 8 (13.56%) Eclipse
9 7 (11.86%) WebDriver
10 6 (10.17%) Appium
10 6 (10.17%) eggPlant
10 6 (10.17%) JUnit
10 6 (10.17%) Maven
10 6 (10.17%) WATIR
11 5 (8.47%) SpecFlow
12 4 (6.78%) Zephyr
13 3 (5.08%) Bugzilla
13 3 (5.08%) TestNG
General
1 6 (10.17%) Legal
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Back Office
4 2 (3.39%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Tester
2 16 (27.12%) QA Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Test Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) QA Tester
5 9 (15.25%) QA Automation Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Test Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) Software Tester
7 7 (11.86%) Automation Tester
8 6 (10.17%) Junior
8 6 (10.17%) QA Automation Tester
9 5 (8.47%) QA Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (6.78%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Graduate
10 4 (6.78%) JIRA Engineer
10 4 (6.78%) Junior Software Tester
10 4 (6.78%) Junior Tester
10 4 (6.78%) QA Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) Gherkin
2 12 (20.34%) Web Services
3 11 (18.64%) RESTful
4 9 (15.25%) .NET
4 9 (15.25%) JSON
4 9 (15.25%) XML
5 8 (13.56%) AngularJS
6 7 (11.86%) HTML
7 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
8 5 (8.47%) REST
9 3 (5.08%) SOAP
10 2 (3.39%) .NET Core
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.39%) CSS
10 2 (3.39%) pytest
10 2 (3.39%) React
10 2 (3.39%) Swagger
10 2 (3.39%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.08%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Linux
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) CentOS
3 6 (10.17%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.39%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (83.05%) Test Automation
2 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.42%) SDLC
4 14 (23.73%) Scrum
4 14 (23.73%) Test Management
5 13 (22.03%) Regression Testing
5 13 (22.03%) Test Strategy
6 12 (20.34%) Waterfall
7 11 (18.64%) Software Testing
7 11 (18.64%) Test Scripting
8 8 (13.56%) Load Testing
8 8 (13.56%) Manual Testing
8 8 (13.56%) SOA
8 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (11.86%) Kanban
9 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (11.86%) System Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Sprint Planning
10 6 (10.17%) Sprint Retrospective
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) Java
2 18 (30.51%) Python
3 16 (27.12%) C#
4 14 (23.73%) SQL
5 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.25%) PHP
7 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
7 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
7 7 (11.86%) Ruby
8 6 (10.17%) C
8 6 (10.17%) C++
8 6 (10.17%) VB
9 2 (3.39%) Lua
10 1 (1.69%) Tcl
10 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) ISTQB
2 12 (20.34%) Degree
3 7 (11.86%) DV Cleared
3 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (6.78%) ISEB
6 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
6 3 (5.08%) PMP
7 1 (1.69%) HNC
7 1 (1.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (61.02%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
2 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (10.17%) HP ALM
3 3 (5.08%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.39%) MIIS
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.69%) SCCM
5 1 (1.69%) SCOM
5 1 (1.69%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) HP
2 8 (13.56%) Atlassian
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) Splunk
5 1 (1.69%) VMware