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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 306 325 332
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 5 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.044% 0.050% 0.071%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 0.34% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Average salary £50,000 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.33%
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
1568 1782 1645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.82% 14.99% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1623 1534
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 30 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 30 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 (66.67%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Vermilion
5 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (22.22%) Charles River
6 1 (11.11%) CMMI
6 1 (11.11%) GIS
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Back Office
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (11.11%) XDE
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Management
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) CMMI
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Charles River
1 2 (22.22%) Vermilion
2 1 (11.11%) Altiris
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP