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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 922 923 905
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 34 56 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.050% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.31% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 49
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.58% +10.00%

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
18716 18191 19243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.38% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16080 15259 15932
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in the UK

TestDirector
Top 20 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 29 April 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 -13 34 £62,500 +56.25% 2
London +12 14 £75,000 +57.89% 2
South East +18 8 £32,500 -15.58%
West Midlands -18 8 - -
Warwickshire - 8 - -
Warwick - 8 - -
Oxfordshire - 7 £27,500 -
Banbury - 5 £27,500 -
East of England 0 2 £105,000 +147.05%
South West - 2 £25,000 -
Hampshire +15 1 £72,500 +45.00%
Hertfordshire +6 1 £105,000 +128.26%
Essex +5 1 - -
Brentwood +1 1 - -
Chiswick -9 1 £49,000 +5.94%
City of London - 1 £82,500 -
Southampton - 1 £72,500 -
St Albans - 1 £105,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £25,000 -
Croydon - 1 £62,500 -

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 44 (66.67%) QA
2 42 (63.64%) HP Quality Center
3 33 (50.00%) ISEB
4 30 (45.45%) Finance
5 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (39.39%) ISTQB
6 26 (39.39%) HP
7 23 (34.85%) Software Testing
8 22 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (33.33%) Functional Testing
9 17 (25.76%) HP UFT
10 16 (24.24%) Regression Testing
10 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
10 16 (24.24%) Test Strategy
11 15 (22.73%) E-Commerce
12 14 (21.21%) MS Office
12 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
12 14 (21.21%) Defect Management
13 13 (19.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 13 (19.70%) SQL
14 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 12 (18.18%) JIRA
15 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting
16 10 (15.15%) Automated Testing
16 10 (15.15%) XML
17 9 (13.64%) AS400
17 9 (13.64%) Degree
17 9 (13.64%) Selenium
17 9 (13.64%) Waterfall

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (21.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) HP UFT
2 12 (18.18%) JIRA
3 9 (13.64%) Selenium
4 8 (12.12%) SoapUI
4 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (12.12%) WinRunner
5 5 (7.58%) QARun
6 4 (6.06%) ClearQuest
7 3 (4.55%) QADirector
8 2 (3.03%) Ranorex
8 2 (3.03%) Serena SBM
8 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.03%) XMLSpy
9 1 (1.52%) Ant
9 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.52%) Hudson
9 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.52%) TestLink
9 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Back Office
3 7 (10.61%) Banking
4 6 (9.09%) Marketing
4 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Front Office
6 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Analyst
2 19 (28.79%) Test Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) QA Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Tester
5 7 (10.61%) Automation Tester
5 7 (10.61%) QA Automation Tester
5 7 (10.61%) QA Tester
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Test Manager
6 6 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 6 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) XML Tester
7 5 (7.58%) Head of Test
8 4 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Head of QA
8 4 (6.06%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) XML
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (3.03%) SOAP
4 1 (1.52%) .NET
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) AS400
2 6 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 5 (7.58%) User Experience
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.03%) Derivative
5 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.03%) Equities
5 2 (3.03%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.03%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.52%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Unix
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) Software Testing
3 22 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 22 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (24.24%) Regression Testing
4 16 (24.24%) Test Strategy
5 15 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 14 (21.21%) Defect Management
6 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
7 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 10 (15.15%) Automated Testing
9 9 (13.64%) System Testing
9 9 (13.64%) Test Planning
9 9 (13.64%) V-Model
9 9 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 8 (12.12%) Wealth Management
11 7 (10.61%) Test Management
12 5 (7.58%) Load Testing
12 5 (7.58%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) C
3 3 (4.55%) C#
3 3 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (50.00%) ISEB
2 26 (39.39%) ISTQB
3 13 (19.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (13.64%) Degree
5 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
5 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
6 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (63.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) HP
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Citrix
3 3 (4.55%) Remedy
3 3 (4.55%) Sybase
3 3 (4.55%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 80k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago