Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for TestDirector skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TestDirector over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP TestDirector for Quality Center
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1151 1143 1212
Rank change year-on-year -8 +69 -88
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 23 55 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.031% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.067% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 43
England median annual salary £50,500 £41,250 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.42% -25.68% +38.75%
10th Percentile £38,500 £34,625 £27,800
90th Percentile £56,000 £72,250 £86,000
UK median annual salary £50,500 £41,250 £55,500
% change year-on-year +22.42% -25.68% +38.75%

TestDirector is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 34518 33300 36102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.36% 18.68% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28407 29071 30787
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

TestDirector
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing TestDirector as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for TestDirector in England

TestDirector
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for TestDirector in England

TestDirector
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TestDirector in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TestDirector in England

TestDirector
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +60 17 £50,500 +18.82%
London +22 3 £61,250 -14.04%
Midlands +8 2 - - 1
West Midlands -4 2 - - 1
North of England +6 1 £37,500 -37.50%
North East - 1 £37,500 -
TestDirector
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing TestDirector also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for TestDirector.

1 22 (95.65%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (86.96%) HP
3 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) Use Case
4 16 (69.57%) Test Scripting
5 15 (65.22%) Smart Meter
5 15 (65.22%) XML
6 13 (56.52%) Test Planning
7 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
7 12 (52.17%) Retail
8 11 (47.83%) Selenium
8 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
9 7 (30.43%) Scenario Testing
9 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (21.74%) C#
11 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
11 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
12 4 (17.39%) Coaching
12 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
12 4 (17.39%) CSS
12 4 (17.39%) HTML
12 4 (17.39%) .NET
13 3 (13.04%) Web Services
13 3 (13.04%) UML
13 3 (13.04%) ISEB
13 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
13 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server

TestDirector
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) ClearQuest
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (52.17%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Team Leader
2 10 (43.48%) Test Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Test Leader
2 10 (43.48%) Test Team Leader
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Market Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) Flash
4 2 (8.70%) J2EE
4 2 (8.70%) J2ME
4 2 (8.70%) JSP
4 2 (8.70%) MFC
4 2 (8.70%) WCF
4 2 (8.70%) XHTML
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.35%) Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) Equities
2 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Market Risk
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Use Case
2 16 (69.57%) Test Scripting
3 13 (56.52%) Test Planning
4 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
5 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
6 7 (30.43%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
8 4 (17.39%) Coaching
9 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
9 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
9 3 (13.04%) UML
10 2 (8.70%) ITIL
10 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Project Management
10 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Release Management
10 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
10 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Delphi
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) ISEB
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 22 (95.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore