The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank - 255 260
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.082% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
TestDirector
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1118 1213 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.75% 18.41% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1032 970
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 5 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of QA
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Test
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Testing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA