Period
to 14 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP TestDirector for Quality Center
UK
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 929 877 1088
Rank change year-on-year -52 +211 +110
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 3 2 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.015% 0.012% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 21
10th Percentile £69,000 £81,875 "
25th Percentile £73,125 £86,563 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £101,250 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -20.99% +113.16% -13.64%
75th Percentile £88,125 £119,063 £53,750
90th Percentile £93,000 £125,625 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £86,250 - £47,500

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 20,175 16,395 28,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.05% 19.62% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14,217 13,083 22,442
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

TestDirector
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing TestDirector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for TestDirector in the UK

TestDirector
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing TestDirector.

Salary trend for TestDirector in the UK

TestDirector
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing TestDirector over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Salary histogram for TestDirector in the UK

TestDirector
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the UK over the 6 months to 14 June 2021. 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
England -49 2 £80,000 -20.99% 1
UK excluding London - 2 £86,250 - 1
London -33 1 £67,500 -33.33%
South East - 1 £92,500 - 1
Scotland - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, IT jobs citing TestDirector also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for TestDirector.

1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Social Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) eggPlant
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) The Grinder
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) REST Assured

TestDirector
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) BlazeMeter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) eggPlant
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) Postman
2 1 (33.33%) REST Assured
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) The Grinder
General
1 2 (66.67%) Social Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Influencing Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Presentation Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle