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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 100 97 84
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.42% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 2.45% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £95,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+163.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £36,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -3.35%
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
207 163 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.39% 12.78% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 161 113 127
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016. 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 +5 5 £95,000 +163.88%
TestDirector
East of England

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
1 13 (86.67%) MS Office
1 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
1 13 (86.67%) QA
2 12 (80.00%) ISEB
2 12 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 12 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (73.33%) AS400
4 10 (66.67%) HP
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (53.33%) Test Planning
6 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (26.67%) ETL
8 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) SAP
8 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (20.00%) Line Management
9 3 (20.00%) Workflow
9 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (13.33%) SOAP
10 2 (13.33%) XMLSpy
10 2 (13.33%) Front Office
10 2 (13.33%) Back Office
10 2 (13.33%) AWD
10 2 (13.33%) Selenium

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
1 13 (86.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (13.33%) XMLSpy
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 2 (13.33%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 13 (86.67%) QA Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) QA Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Head of Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) AS400
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Test Planning
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) ISEB
2 10 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) SAP