The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 235 240 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.017% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% 0.093% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £36,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -3.35%
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 South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1043 1072 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.26% 17.89% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 905 947 932
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TestDirector
Salary Trend in the South West

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

TestDirector Salary Trend in the South West

TestDirector
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestDirector across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in the South West

TestDirector
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 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
Wiltshire - 5 £25,000 -
Bristol - 2 £35,000 -
TestDirector
England

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 14 (93.33%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (60.00%) QA
4 9 (60.00%) System Testing
5 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
5 8 (53.33%) HP
6 7 (46.67%) Windows
6 7 (46.67%) ISEB
6 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (46.67%) Defect Management
7 6 (40.00%) vSphere
7 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
7 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (40.00%) Usability Testing
7 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 6 (40.00%) Remedy
7 6 (40.00%) Citrix
7 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
7 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (40.00%) Unix
7 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) Sybase

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
2 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) TestLink
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) QC Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (13.33%) UAT Lead
3 2 (13.33%) UAT Test Lead
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (60.00%) System Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Defect Management
6 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Usability Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Test Management
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) People Management
8 1 (6.67%) Release Management
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) ISEB
3 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) Remedy
2 6 (40.00%) Sybase
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft