The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 325 320 313
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 4 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.051% 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.33% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Average salary £50,000 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -10.66%
TestDirector
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1623 1793 1659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.09% 15.18% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1623 1545
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TestDirector across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

TestDirector
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestDirector across the City of London region.

TestDirector Salary Trend in the City of London

TestDirector
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestDirector across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in the City of London

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing TestDirector also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TestDirector.

1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (25.00%) Charles River
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Vermilion
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
6 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing TestDirector also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TestDirector. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) XDE
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 4 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Charles River
1 2 (25.00%) Vermilion
2 1 (12.50%) Altiris
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft