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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 789 751 760
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +9
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 83 102 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 0.67% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 105
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £74,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
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
17305 15213 16185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.18% 15.24% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14351 13051 14072
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 -2 52 £36,000 +2.85% 3
London -33 22 £56,250 -2.17% 4
East of England -27 7 £73,750 +90.32%
North West -21 2 £35,500 +2.89%
East Midlands -10 1 £55,000 +74.60%
West Midlands -16 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Yorkshire -35 1 £55,000 +86.44% 1
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TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 117 (70.06%) HP Quality Center
2 92 (55.09%) ISEB
3 78 (46.71%) Windows
4 68 (40.72%) Security Cleared
5 66 (39.52%) SC Cleared
6 55 (32.93%) Test Scripting
7 53 (31.74%) HP
8 50 (29.94%) Finance
9 45 (26.95%) SQL
10 43 (25.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (25.75%) ISTQB
11 41 (24.55%) QA
12 39 (23.35%) Telecoms
13 37 (22.16%) Software Testing
13 37 (22.16%) Retail
14 33 (19.76%) Test Management
15 32 (19.16%) User Acceptance Testing
16 31 (18.56%) QuickTest Pro
17 28 (16.77%) Windows XP
18 27 (16.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 24 (14.37%) Test Automation
20 22 (13.17%) DV Cleared
21 20 (11.98%) Performance Testing
22 19 (11.38%) UNIX
23 18 (10.78%) MS Excel
24 17 (10.18%) Test Planning
24 17 (10.18%) Billing
24 17 (10.18%) MS Office
24 17 (10.18%) WinRunner
25 16 (9.58%) LoadRunner

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (8.98%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (5.39%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (5.39%) Oracle 10gAS
3 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.19%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.60%) IIS
5 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.18%) MS Office
3 11 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.39%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (1.80%) AWD
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.99%) LTE
1 10 (5.99%) 4G
2 3 (1.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) MPLS
3 1 (0.60%) SDH
3 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.60%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.78%) Relational Database
2 10 (5.99%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.39%) Oracle Discoverer
3 9 (5.39%) RDBMS
3 9 (5.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (18.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (10.18%) WinRunner
3 16 (9.58%) LoadRunner
3 16 (9.58%) JIRA
4 13 (7.78%) Selenium
5 10 (5.99%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (5.99%) Toad
6 9 (5.39%) JDeveloper
6 9 (5.39%) PVCS
7 7 (4.19%) Bugzilla
8 3 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.60%) Apache Continuum
10 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.60%) XDE
10 1 (0.60%) ClearQuest
General
1 50 (29.94%) Finance
2 39 (23.35%) Telecoms
3 37 (22.16%) Retail
4 17 (10.18%) Billing
5 7 (4.19%) Law
6 6 (3.59%) Banking
7 5 (2.99%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (61.08%) Analyst
2 97 (58.08%) Test Analyst
3 24 (14.37%) Test Manager
4 18 (10.78%) Test Leader
5 17 (10.18%) Tester
6 13 (7.78%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (5.39%) Applications Support
7 9 (5.39%) Performance Test Leader
7 9 (5.39%) Manual Test Analyst
8 8 (4.79%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (3.59%) Consultant
9 6 (3.59%) Middle Office Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) Applications Consultant
10 5 (2.99%) Support Consultant
10 5 (2.99%) QA Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) Applications Support Consultant
11 4 (2.40%) Performance Analyst
11 4 (2.40%) Quality Manager
11 4 (2.40%) QA Manager
11 4 (2.40%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.39%) Oracle ADF
2 6 (3.59%) Web Services
3 4 (2.40%) .NET
4 3 (1.80%) XML
5 2 (1.20%) jQuery
6 1 (0.60%) REST
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.19%) Clustering
3 5 (2.99%) AS400
4 4 (2.40%) Open Source
5 3 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.20%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.60%) GIS
7 1 (0.60%) Handset
7 1 (0.60%) Replication
7 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.60%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 78 (46.71%) Windows
2 43 (25.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (16.77%) Windows XP
4 19 (11.38%) UNIX
5 7 (4.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.93%) Test Scripting
2 37 (22.16%) Software Testing
3 33 (19.76%) Test Management
4 32 (19.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (14.37%) Test Automation
6 20 (11.98%) Performance Testing
7 17 (10.18%) Test Planning
8 14 (8.38%) Functional Testing
8 14 (8.38%) Software Distribution
9 13 (7.78%) UML
10 12 (7.19%) PRINCE2
11 11 (6.59%) Regression Testing
12 10 (5.99%) Automated Testing
13 9 (5.39%) Workflow
13 9 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (5.39%) RAD
13 9 (5.39%) SSADM
13 9 (5.39%) System Testing
13 9 (5.39%) Integration Testing
14 8 (4.79%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.95%) SQL
2 9 (5.39%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.99%) Java
4 3 (1.80%) VBScript
5 2 (1.20%) VB
5 2 (1.20%) VBA
5 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.20%) PHP
6 1 (0.60%) C
6 1 (0.60%) C#
6 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (55.09%) ISEB
2 68 (40.72%) Security Cleared
3 66 (39.52%) SC Cleared
4 43 (25.75%) ISTQB
5 27 (16.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 22 (13.17%) DV Cleared
7 16 (9.58%) Degree
8 4 (2.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (24.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 117 (70.06%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (7.78%) Netcool
3 12 (7.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (4.19%) SCCM
4 7 (4.19%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 53 (31.74%) HP
2 15 (8.98%) Oracle
3 11 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.59%) Fujitsu
4 9 (5.39%) Serena
5 8 (4.79%) Citrix
6 7 (4.19%) Veritas
6 7 (4.19%) Altiris
6 7 (4.19%) McAfee
7 4 (2.40%) SAP
8 2 (1.20%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.20%) Charles River
8 2 (1.20%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.20%) Vermilion
9 1 (0.60%) Remedy
9 1 (0.60%) Infovista
9 1 (0.60%) Cramer
9 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.60%) Lotus
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago