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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP TestDirector for Quality Center
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 917 908
Rank change year-on-year +77 -9  
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 12 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.032% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.071% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 31
Median salary £60,000 £66,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.43% +72.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,116 £25,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £95,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £30,750 £37,250
% change year-on-year +95.12% -17.44%  

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

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16839 18835 17358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.72% 18.04% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14154 16122 14558
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

TestDirector
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing TestDirector as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for TestDirector in the UK

TestDirector
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for TestDirector in the UK

TestDirector
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TestDirector over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for TestDirector in the UK

TestDirector
Top 17 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 10 £60,000 -9.43%
South East +62 4 - -
East of England +17 4 £60,000 -42.85%
Reading - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 - -
Hertfordshire +12 3 £60,000 -42.85%
Watford - 3 £60,000 -
West Wales - 2 £36,116 -
Wales - 2 £36,116 -
Swansea - 2 £36,116 -
West Midlands +30 1 £85,000 -
Essex +14 1 - -
Brentwood +12 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £85,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 with a requirement for TestDirector.

1 13 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 10 (45.45%) QA
5 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
6 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
7 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 5 (22.73%) Time Management
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
8 5 (22.73%) Java
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (22.73%) Defect Management
9 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Presales
9 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
9 4 (18.18%) Middleware
9 4 (18.18%) MS Office
9 4 (18.18%) SOAP
9 4 (18.18%) SOA
9 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
9 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
9 4 (18.18%) SoapUI

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 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (9.09%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.64%) TestLink
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.09%) WinRunner
5 1 (4.55%) Firebug
5 1 (4.55%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Middleware
1 4 (18.18%) SOAP
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) AS400
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
4 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
4 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Defect Management
5 5 (22.73%) Time Management
6 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Presales
6 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 4 (18.18%) Web Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Jaspersoft
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) Sitecore
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 2 (9.09%) Veritas
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) T-Plan