The first table below looks at the demand for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 22 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank - 245 232
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 0 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.027% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.18% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 21
Average salary - £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.83% -25.00%
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1095 1087 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.74% 14.85% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 940 950 989
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
TestDirector
England

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TestDirector
Salary Trend in the North West

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

TestDirector Salary Trend in the North West

TestDirector
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware