Period
to 1 August 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HP TestDirector for Quality Center
UK
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 996 801 1095
Rank change year-on-year -195 +294 +98
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 4 1 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.017% 0.007% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 16
10th Percentile £70,375 " "
25th Percentile £76,563 £110,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £120,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -33.33% +200.00% -27.27%
75th Percentile £84,063 £130,000 £47,188
90th Percentile £91,375 " £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 - £45,250

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 23,735 13,581 27,717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.01% 19.98% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15,309 11,002 22,189
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
UK excluding London - 3 £80,000 -
England -177 2 £80,000 -33.33%
Scotland - 2 £80,000 -
London -131 1 £67,500 -43.75%
South East - 1 £92,500 -

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Presentation Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) eggPlant

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 (75.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) BlazeMeter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Postman
2 1 (25.00%) REST Assured
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (75.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Director
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Services Director
1 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Project Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle