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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 809 782 770
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -12
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 43 81 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.078% 0.091%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.48% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 72
Average salary £38,500 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.00%
TestDirector
UK

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
16333 17001 15384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.28% 16.31% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13826 14045 13279
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -30 22 £38,750 +7.63% 2
East of England +15 8 £36,000 -12.19%
London +28 7 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands -24 5 £32,500 +8.33%
North West +5 1 - - 1
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TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 70 (61.95%) HP Quality Center
2 48 (42.48%) Windows
2 48 (42.48%) Security Cleared
3 45 (39.82%) Test Scripting
3 45 (39.82%) ISEB
4 43 (38.05%) SQL
5 41 (36.28%) HP
6 39 (34.51%) Oracle
7 38 (33.63%) Finance
7 38 (33.63%) ISTQB
8 36 (31.86%) QA
9 32 (28.32%) QuickTest Pro
10 29 (25.66%) SC Cleared
11 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (21.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (20.35%) Test Planning
14 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
15 21 (18.58%) WinRunner
15 21 (18.58%) Test Management
15 21 (18.58%) Test Automation
16 20 (17.70%) Software Testing
16 20 (17.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 20 (17.70%) Windows XP
17 18 (15.93%) LoadRunner
17 18 (15.93%) MS Excel
18 17 (15.04%) SharePoint Server
19 16 (14.16%) Degree
19 16 (14.16%) VMware
20 15 (13.27%) Analytical Skills

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 17 (15.04%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (7.96%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.08%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.54%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.77%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (15.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.19%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (1.77%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.77%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.77%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.77%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.42%) SDH
2 5 (4.42%) Ethernet
2 5 (4.42%) MPLS
3 4 (3.54%) HTTP
3 4 (3.54%) WAN
3 4 (3.54%) DNS
3 4 (3.54%) LAN
4 2 (1.77%) LTE
4 2 (1.77%) 4G
4 2 (1.77%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (7.08%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.88%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (28.32%) QuickTest Pro
2 21 (18.58%) WinRunner
3 18 (15.93%) LoadRunner
4 12 (10.62%) Rational DOORS
5 10 (8.85%) Selenium
6 7 (6.19%) Toad
6 7 (6.19%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.42%) JIRA
8 4 (3.54%) MSTest
8 4 (3.54%) Bugzilla
8 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.65%) PVCS
9 3 (2.65%) JDeveloper
10 2 (1.77%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.77%) QARun
11 1 (0.88%) Subversion
11 1 (0.88%) Maven
11 1 (0.88%) Ant
11 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (33.63%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.19%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Avionics
5 2 (1.77%) Billing
5 2 (1.77%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (46.90%) Analyst
2 51 (45.13%) Test Analyst
3 21 (18.58%) Test Engineer
4 15 (13.27%) Tester
5 14 (12.39%) Test Leader
6 12 (10.62%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Systems Test Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Performance Tester
10 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Tester
10 6 (5.31%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Tester
10 6 (5.31%) Performance Test Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) Senior Test Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Test Manager
12 4 (3.54%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) Web Services
2 8 (7.08%) .NET
3 5 (4.42%) XML
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (0.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) AS400
3 9 (7.96%) Client/Server
3 9 (7.96%) GIS
4 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.08%) Clustering
5 7 (6.19%) Replication
6 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.54%) Open Source
8 2 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.88%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.48%) Windows
2 22 (19.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (17.70%) Windows XP
4 9 (7.96%) Linux
5 5 (4.42%) UNIX
5 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.82%) Test Scripting
2 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (21.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (20.35%) Test Planning
5 21 (18.58%) Test Management
5 21 (18.58%) Test Automation
6 20 (17.70%) Software Testing
7 13 (11.50%) Use Case
8 11 (9.73%) ETL
8 11 (9.73%) Test Strategy
9 10 (8.85%) Functional Testing
9 10 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (8.85%) Automated Testing
10 9 (7.96%) Validation
10 9 (7.96%) Automation Testing
11 8 (7.08%) E-Commerce
11 8 (7.08%) Performance Testing
11 8 (7.08%) Load Testing
11 8 (7.08%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.19%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.05%) SQL
2 13 (11.50%) C
3 11 (9.73%) C#
4 7 (6.19%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.31%) Java
6 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (42.48%) Security Cleared
2 45 (39.82%) ISEB
3 38 (33.63%) ISTQB
4 29 (25.66%) SC Cleared
5 20 (17.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (14.16%) Degree
7 9 (7.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (7.08%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.77%) CCA
9 2 (1.77%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (31.86%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (6.19%) vSphere
2 5 (4.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 70 (61.95%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (11.50%) Netcool
3 8 (7.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (7.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 41 (36.28%) HP
2 39 (34.51%) Oracle
3 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
4 16 (14.16%) VMware
5 12 (10.62%) SAP
6 10 (8.85%) Business Objects
7 8 (7.08%) Citrix
7 8 (7.08%) Veritas
7 8 (7.08%) McAfee
8 5 (4.42%) Cramer
8 5 (4.42%) Remedy
8 5 (4.42%) Infovista
9 4 (3.54%) Fujitsu
9 4 (3.54%) Sitecore
10 3 (2.65%) Serena
10 3 (2.65%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.65%) Telelogic
11 2 (1.77%) Lotus
12 1 (0.88%) Calypso
12 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
Dover
People Source
Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + extensive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ERS Medical
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum (dependant on experience)
Posted: 18 days ago
Chiswick
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago