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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 190 180 193
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.10% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 0.74% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +50.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
716 539 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.23% 14.12% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 631 476 649
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Bolton - 5 £33,000 - 1
TestDirector
North West

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) ISEB
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 4 (57.14%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Selenium
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) PHP
6 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (28.57%) System Testing
6 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Smartcard
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Automation Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
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