The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 97 99 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 4 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.32% 0.24% 1.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 1.63% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Average salary £36,000 £41,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% -39.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
TestDirector
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
177 184 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.15% 14.57% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 133 147 127
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

TestDirector
Salary Trend in Essex

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

TestDirector Salary Trend in Essex

TestDirector
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Brentwood - 4 £36,000 -
TestDirector
East of England

TestDirector
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 8 (88.89%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (88.89%) AS400
2 8 (88.89%) ETL
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Business Objects
3 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ETL
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Business Objects
2 8 (88.89%) SAP