The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 171 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.030% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -1.56%
TestDirector
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
719 557 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.89% 14.60% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 618 485 583
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

TestDirector
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

TestDirector Salary Trend in Manchester

TestDirector
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Validation

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) VMware