The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 901 879 851
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -28
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 34 58 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.054% 0.082%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.34% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 52
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £36,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -3.35%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18157 17267 16963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 16.22% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15596 14649 13866
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TestDirector
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestDirector within the UK.

TestDirector Salary Trend in the UK

TestDirector
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestDirector over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in the UK

TestDirector
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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
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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
England -3 34 £42,500 +18.05% 3
South West -1 11 £25,000 -54.54%
London +10 9 £55,000 +2.32% 2
East of England -2 7 £105,000 +191.66%
Brentwood +5 5 £95,000 +163.88%
Essex -3 5 £95,000 +163.88%
Wiltshire - 5 £25,000 -
South East -12 3 £42,000 +9.09% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £42,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +2 2 £105,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £38,250 -
Bristol - 2 £35,000 -
St Albans - 2 £105,000 -
Romford - 2 £35,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £23,000 -
City of London +53 1 £82,500 - 1
North West +22 1 £85,000 +157.57%
Manchester +15 1 £85,000 +157.57%
West Midlands -17 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Corsham - 1 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £34,000 -
Abingdon - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 52 (77.61%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (58.21%) QA
3 38 (56.72%) ISEB
4 29 (43.28%) HP
5 24 (35.82%) ISTQB
5 24 (35.82%) Finance
6 23 (34.33%) HP UFT
6 23 (34.33%) SQL
7 20 (29.85%) MS Office
7 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
7 20 (29.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (28.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (28.36%) Software Testing
9 18 (26.87%) Regression Testing
9 18 (26.87%) Defect Management
10 17 (25.37%) Test Strategy
11 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
12 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
12 14 (20.90%) Functional Testing
12 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (19.40%) System Testing
13 13 (19.40%) Windows
13 13 (19.40%) Oracle
14 12 (17.91%) Unix
15 11 (16.42%) AS400
15 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (16.42%) Test Automation
15 11 (16.42%) Test Planning
16 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
1 20 (29.85%) MS Office
2 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.99%) MS Project
4 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) AWD
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) MPLS
1 1 (1.49%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (7.46%) SQLPlus
3 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (34.33%) HP UFT
2 9 (13.43%) JIRA
3 7 (10.45%) ClearQuest
4 6 (8.96%) WinRunner
5 5 (7.46%) Bugzilla
6 4 (5.97%) Selenium
6 4 (5.97%) TestLink
7 3 (4.48%) LoadRunner
7 3 (4.48%) QADirector
7 3 (4.48%) QARun
7 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.99%) Ranorex
8 2 (2.99%) XMLSpy
9 1 (1.49%) TestPartner
9 1 (1.49%) Toad
9 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.49%) WebLOAD
9 1 (1.49%) YouTrack
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.45%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Front Office
5 3 (4.48%) Retail
6 2 (2.99%) Back Office
6 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.99%) Legal
6 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (46.27%) Analyst
2 17 (25.37%) QA Analyst
2 17 (25.37%) Test Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Test Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Test Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Head of Test
7 5 (7.46%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Head of QA
7 5 (7.46%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) QA Specialist
8 4 (5.97%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Head of Testing
9 3 (4.48%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Services Director
10 2 (2.99%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) HTML
1 7 (10.45%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) SOAP
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.42%) AS400
3 9 (13.43%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.49%) Fintech
6 1 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Unix
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.46%) AIX
4 5 (7.46%) Windows NT
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.36%) Software Testing
3 18 (26.87%) Defect Management
3 18 (26.87%) Regression Testing
4 17 (25.37%) Test Strategy
5 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
5 14 (20.90%) Functional Testing
6 13 (19.40%) System Testing
7 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (16.42%) Test Automation
7 11 (16.42%) Test Planning
8 10 (14.93%) Test Scripting
9 8 (11.94%) ITIL
9 8 (11.94%) SDLC
10 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.45%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (10.45%) Test Management
10 7 (10.45%) Usability Testing
11 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.33%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) C
5 3 (4.48%) C#
6 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (56.72%) ISEB
2 24 (35.82%) ISTQB
3 19 (28.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
5 8 (11.94%) DV Cleared
6 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
7 6 (8.96%) Degree
8 2 (2.99%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (58.21%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (77.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Netcool
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) HP
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.40%) Oracle
4 7 (10.45%) Remedy
5 6 (8.96%) Citrix
5 6 (8.96%) Sybase
5 6 (8.96%) VMware
6 4 (5.97%) SAP
7 2 (2.99%) IBM
7 2 (2.99%) Sun
8 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.49%) Cramer
8 1 (1.49%) Infovista
8 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
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Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: 11 days ago