The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 804 740 764
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +24
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 84 113 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 0.74% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 50 75 107
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -21.25%
TestDirector
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17652 15243 16328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.24% 15.31% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14711 13079 14217
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in England

TestDirector
Salary Trend in England

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

TestDirector Salary Trend in England

TestDirector
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestDirector across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in England

TestDirector
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -12 49 £36,000 +20.00% 4
London -8 29 £50,000 -6.97% 2
East of England -22 4 - -
North West -16 1 £35,500 +22.41%
West Midlands -19 1 £55,000 +83.33%
East Midlands -26 1 £55,000 +74.60%
Yorkshire -46 1 £55,000 +86.44% 1
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TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 114 (70.81%) HP Quality Center
2 92 (57.14%) ISEB
3 65 (40.37%) Windows
4 58 (36.02%) Security Cleared
5 56 (34.78%) SC Cleared
6 55 (34.16%) Finance
7 52 (32.30%) Test Scripting
8 49 (30.43%) HP
9 46 (28.57%) QA
10 44 (27.33%) Telecoms
11 43 (26.71%) Retail
12 42 (26.09%) Software Testing
13 41 (25.47%) SQL
14 37 (22.98%) ISTQB
15 36 (22.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 35 (21.74%) Test Management
17 34 (21.12%) User Acceptance Testing
18 31 (19.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 28 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
20 22 (13.66%) Billing
21 21 (13.04%) Windows XP
21 21 (13.04%) MS Excel
22 20 (12.42%) Test Automation
23 19 (11.80%) DV Cleared
23 19 (11.80%) MS Office
24 16 (9.94%) UNIX
25 15 (9.32%) JDE OneWorld
25 15 (9.32%) LoadRunner
25 15 (9.32%) LTE
25 15 (9.32%) JIRA

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 12 (7.45%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.73%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (3.73%) Oracle 10gAS
4 4 (2.48%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.24%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.62%) IIS
6 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.80%) MS Office
3 11 (6.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (9.32%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (1.86%) AWD
3 2 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.32%) LTE
1 15 (9.32%) 4G
2 3 (1.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.62%) MPLS
3 1 (0.62%) SDH
3 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.21%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.73%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (3.73%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.24%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.24%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (9.32%) LoadRunner
2 15 (9.32%) JIRA
3 14 (8.70%) WinRunner
4 13 (8.07%) Selenium
5 7 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (4.35%) Toad
5 7 (4.35%) Bugzilla
6 6 (3.73%) JDeveloper
6 6 (3.73%) PVCS
7 3 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.24%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.24%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.62%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.62%) QADirector
9 1 (0.62%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.62%) XDE
General
1 55 (34.16%) Finance
2 44 (27.33%) Telecoms
3 43 (26.71%) Retail
4 22 (13.66%) Billing
5 7 (4.35%) Law
6 6 (3.73%) Banking
7 5 (3.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.62%) Back Office
9 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (63.98%) Analyst
2 97 (60.25%) Test Analyst
3 21 (13.04%) Test Manager
4 17 (10.56%) Test Leader
5 16 (9.94%) Tester
6 15 (9.32%) Manual Test Analyst
7 10 (6.21%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (4.35%) Performance Test Leader
9 6 (3.73%) Middle Office Analyst
9 6 (3.73%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.73%) QA Analyst
10 5 (3.11%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (3.11%) Consultant
11 4 (2.48%) Applications Consultant
11 4 (2.48%) Support Consultant
11 4 (2.48%) Quality Manager
11 4 (2.48%) QA Manager
11 4 (2.48%) Applications Support Consultant
11 4 (2.48%) Systems Analyst
12 3 (1.86%) Infrastructure Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.73%) Oracle ADF
2 5 (3.11%) .NET
2 5 (3.11%) Web Services
3 2 (1.24%) XML
3 2 (1.24%) SOAP
4 1 (0.62%) jQuery
4 1 (0.62%) REST
4 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.11%) AS400
2 4 (2.48%) Clustering
2 4 (2.48%) Open Source
3 3 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.24%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.62%) Handset
5 1 (0.62%) Replication
5 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.62%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 65 (40.37%) Windows
2 36 (22.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 16 (9.94%) UNIX
5 7 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.30%) Test Scripting
2 42 (26.09%) Software Testing
3 35 (21.74%) Test Management
4 34 (21.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (12.42%) Test Automation
6 13 (8.07%) Software Distribution
6 13 (8.07%) Performance Testing
6 13 (8.07%) Regression Testing
7 11 (6.83%) UML
7 11 (6.83%) Functional Testing
8 10 (6.21%) Test Strategy
8 10 (6.21%) Integration Testing
8 10 (6.21%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.59%) Automated Testing
9 9 (5.59%) System Testing
10 8 (4.97%) CRM
11 7 (4.35%) Workflow
11 7 (4.35%) Manual Testing
11 7 (4.35%) V-Model
12 6 (3.73%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.47%) SQL
2 6 (3.73%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.11%) VBScript
4 4 (2.48%) VB
4 4 (2.48%) Java
5 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.62%) PHP
5 1 (0.62%) C#
5 1 (0.62%) VBA
5 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (57.14%) ISEB
2 58 (36.02%) Security Cleared
3 56 (34.78%) SC Cleared
4 37 (22.98%) ISTQB
5 31 (19.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (11.80%) DV Cleared
7 14 (8.70%) Degree
8 3 (1.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 114 (70.81%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (6.21%) Netcool
3 9 (5.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (4.35%) SCCM
5 4 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 49 (30.43%) HP
2 14 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.45%) Oracle
4 10 (6.21%) Fujitsu
5 7 (4.35%) Altiris
6 6 (3.73%) Serena
7 5 (3.11%) Citrix
8 4 (2.48%) Veritas
8 4 (2.48%) SAP
8 4 (2.48%) McAfee
9 2 (1.24%) Charles River
9 2 (1.24%) Vermilion
9 2 (1.24%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.24%) Lotus
9 2 (1.24%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.62%) Remedy
10 1 (0.62%) Infovista
10 1 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.62%) Cramer
London
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £50k (DOE) + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago