The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 796 745 709
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -36
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 82 108 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.71% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 51 75 141
Average salary £36,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -25.00%
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18082 15306 16168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.44% 15.02% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15325 13136 14091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -13 53 £36,000 +20.00% 3
London -45 23 £45,000 -5.26% 1
East of England -17 3 - -
East Midlands -10 2 £26,250 -16.66%
South West - 1 £31,000 -
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TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (71.78%) HP Quality Center
2 101 (61.96%) ISEB
3 67 (41.10%) Finance
4 58 (35.58%) Telecoms
5 57 (34.97%) QA
6 56 (34.36%) Security Cleared
6 56 (34.36%) Windows
7 55 (33.74%) Software Testing
7 55 (33.74%) Retail
8 53 (32.52%) HP
9 51 (31.29%) SC Cleared
10 45 (27.61%) Test Scripting
11 42 (25.77%) ISTQB
12 41 (25.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 38 (23.31%) Test Management
14 36 (22.09%) Windows Server 2003
15 34 (20.86%) SQL
15 34 (20.86%) Billing
16 29 (17.79%) LTE
16 29 (17.79%) 4G
17 26 (15.95%) User Acceptance Testing
17 26 (15.95%) QuickTest Pro
18 25 (15.34%) JDE OneWorld
19 21 (12.88%) DV Cleared
20 20 (12.27%) Test Automation
21 19 (11.66%) Microsoft
21 19 (11.66%) MS Excel
22 17 (10.43%) JIRA
23 16 (9.82%) MS Office
24 15 (9.20%) UNIX

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 11 (6.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.29%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.45%) IBM Notes
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (1.23%) IIS
4 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.61%) Captiva
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Documentum
5 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.82%) MS Office
3 7 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.68%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (15.34%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.23%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.23%) SAP R/3
2 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.23%) AWD
2 2 (1.23%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.79%) LTE
1 29 (17.79%) 4G
2 2 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) MPLS
3 1 (0.61%) SDH
3 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database
1 5 (3.07%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (2.45%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.45%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (15.95%) QuickTest Pro
2 17 (10.43%) JIRA
3 12 (7.36%) LoadRunner
4 11 (6.75%) WinRunner
5 9 (5.52%) Bugzilla
6 7 (4.29%) Selenium
7 5 (3.07%) Toad
7 5 (3.07%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.45%) PVCS
8 4 (2.45%) JDeveloper
9 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.23%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.61%) Apache Continuum
11 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.61%) QADirector
11 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 67 (41.10%) Finance
2 58 (35.58%) Telecoms
3 55 (33.74%) Retail
4 34 (20.86%) Billing
5 5 (3.07%) Banking
6 4 (2.45%) Law
6 4 (2.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 102 (62.58%) Analyst
2 93 (57.06%) Test Analyst
3 24 (14.72%) Test Manager
4 23 (14.11%) Manual Test Analyst
5 16 (9.82%) Test Leader
6 11 (6.75%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (6.75%) Tester
7 7 (4.29%) Performance Test Leader
8 6 (3.68%) Consultant
8 6 (3.68%) Middle Office Analyst
9 5 (3.07%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.45%) Applications Support
10 4 (2.45%) QA Analyst
10 4 (2.45%) Senior Test Analyst
11 3 (1.84%) Quality Analyst
11 3 (1.84%) Senior QA Analyst
11 3 (1.84%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (1.84%) Test Consultant
11 3 (1.84%) Software Tester
11 3 (1.84%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.29%) .NET
2 4 (2.45%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (1.84%) SOAP
3 3 (1.84%) Web Services
4 2 (1.23%) XML
5 1 (0.61%) REST
5 1 (0.61%) Ext JS
5 1 (0.61%) Ajax
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Axis
5 1 (0.61%) JSTL
5 1 (0.61%) WDK
5 1 (0.61%) XHTML
5 1 (0.61%) DHTML
5 1 (0.61%) HTML
5 1 (0.61%) XSL
5 1 (0.61%) XSLT
5 1 (0.61%) ODBC
5 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.61%) CSS
5 1 (0.61%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.07%) Chip and PIN
2 4 (2.45%) Open Source
3 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.84%) AS400
4 2 (1.23%) FMCG
5 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.61%) Life Science
5 1 (0.61%) Clustering
5 1 (0.61%) Replication
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (34.36%) Windows
2 36 (22.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (9.20%) UNIX
4 14 (8.59%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.07%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.74%) Software Testing
2 45 (27.61%) Test Scripting
3 38 (23.31%) Test Management
4 26 (15.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (12.27%) Test Automation
6 15 (9.20%) Software Distribution
7 14 (8.59%) Integration Testing
8 12 (7.36%) Test Strategy
9 11 (6.75%) Functional Testing
9 11 (6.75%) UML
10 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2
11 9 (5.52%) Change Management
11 9 (5.52%) Regression Testing
11 9 (5.52%) V-Model
11 9 (5.52%) Performance Testing
11 9 (5.52%) System Testing
12 7 (4.29%) Manual Testing
12 7 (4.29%) Web Testing
12 7 (4.29%) Automated Testing
12 7 (4.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (20.86%) SQL
2 5 (3.07%) VBScript
2 5 (3.07%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.45%) Java
3 4 (2.45%) VB
4 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.23%) C#
5 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.61%) C++
5 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.61%) C
5 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 101 (61.96%) ISEB
2 56 (34.36%) Security Cleared
3 51 (31.29%) SC Cleared
4 42 (25.77%) ISTQB
5 41 (25.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 21 (12.88%) DV Cleared
7 12 (7.36%) Degree
8 5 (3.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (34.97%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 117 (71.78%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.29%) Netcool
3 6 (3.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (2.45%) SCCM
5 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 53 (32.52%) HP
2 19 (11.66%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.36%) Fujitsu
4 10 (6.13%) Oracle
5 5 (3.07%) SAP
6 4 (2.45%) Lotus
6 4 (2.45%) Altiris
6 4 (2.45%) Serena
7 2 (1.23%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.23%) VMware
7 2 (1.23%) Citrix
7 2 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.23%) Charles River
7 2 (1.23%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.61%) Remedy
8 1 (0.61%) Infovista
8 1 (0.61%) McAfee
8 1 (0.61%) Veritas
8 1 (0.61%) BEA
8 1 (0.61%) Cramer
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