The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 195 220 204
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 34 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.16% 1.49% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £25,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £38,400 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
TestDirector
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
659 672 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.34% 11.39% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 509 542 618
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TestDirector across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

TestDirector
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

TestDirector Salary Trend in Berkshire

TestDirector
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestDirector across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in Berkshire

TestDirector
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading +21 27 £37,500 +17.18%
Maidenhead - 1 £38,500 -
TestDirector
South East

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region 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 72 (98.63%) HP Quality Center
2 58 (79.45%) Windows
2 58 (79.45%) Security Cleared
3 49 (67.12%) SC Cleared
4 47 (64.38%) ISEB
5 31 (42.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (38.36%) HP
7 27 (36.99%) Test Scripting
8 25 (34.25%) ISTQB
8 25 (34.25%) QuickTest Pro
9 23 (31.51%) Telecoms
9 23 (31.51%) SharePoint Server
9 23 (31.51%) WinRunner
9 23 (31.51%) Windows XP
10 22 (30.14%) Netcool
11 21 (28.77%) Performance Testing
12 18 (24.66%) SQL
13 17 (23.29%) Test Management
13 17 (23.29%) Test Automation
13 17 (23.29%) Citrix
13 17 (23.29%) Veritas
13 17 (23.29%) McAfee
13 17 (23.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 17 (23.29%) McAfee ePO
13 17 (23.29%) Clustering
13 17 (23.29%) MS Exchange
14 15 (20.55%) Finance
14 15 (20.55%) Retail
14 15 (20.55%) DV Cleared
15 10 (13.70%) Software Distribution

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region 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 23 (31.51%) SharePoint Server
2 17 (23.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) SDH
1 5 (6.85%) Ethernet
1 5 (6.85%) MPLS
2 3 (4.11%) LTE
2 3 (4.11%) 4G
2 3 (4.11%) MVNO
2 3 (4.11%) HTTP
2 3 (4.11%) WAN
2 3 (4.11%) LAN
2 3 (4.11%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 23 (31.51%) WinRunner
3 6 (8.22%) LoadRunner
4 3 (4.11%) Bugzilla
4 3 (4.11%) JIRA
4 3 (4.11%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) MSTest
5 2 (2.74%) ClearQuest
General
1 23 (31.51%) Telecoms
2 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 15 (20.55%) Retail
3 7 (9.59%) Billing
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (58.90%) Test Analyst
1 43 (58.90%) Analyst
2 16 (21.92%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (21.92%) Senior Test Analyst
2 16 (21.92%) Test Leader
3 12 (16.44%) Tester
4 10 (13.70%) Performance Test Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) Performance Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Performance Test Leader
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Tester
6 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Tester
7 5 (6.85%) Test Manager
7 5 (6.85%) Software Tester
8 2 (2.74%) QA Tester
8 2 (2.74%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) QA Analyst
9 1 (1.37%) Telecoms Analyst
9 1 (1.37%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) Performance Tester
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Clustering
2 6 (8.22%) Open Source
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Handset
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (79.45%) Windows
2 31 (42.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (31.51%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Test Scripting
2 21 (28.77%) Performance Testing
3 17 (23.29%) Test Management
3 17 (23.29%) Test Automation
4 10 (13.70%) Software Distribution
5 9 (12.33%) Test Planning
6 7 (9.59%) Software Testing
7 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.22%) V-Model
8 5 (6.85%) TDD
9 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.11%) Requirements Management
10 3 (4.11%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.74%) Functional Testing
11 2 (2.74%) Performance Engineering
11 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.74%) DSDM
11 2 (2.74%) CRM
11 2 (2.74%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) Java
3 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.37%) C
3 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 58 (79.45%) Security Cleared
2 49 (67.12%) SC Cleared
3 47 (64.38%) ISEB
4 25 (34.25%) ISTQB
5 15 (20.55%) DV Cleared
6 9 (12.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (6.85%) Degree
8 3 (4.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 72 (98.63%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (30.14%) Netcool
3 17 (23.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 17 (23.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) HP
2 17 (23.29%) Citrix
2 17 (23.29%) Veritas
2 17 (23.29%) McAfee
3 6 (8.22%) Oracle
3 6 (8.22%) Fujitsu
4 5 (6.85%) Cramer
4 5 (6.85%) Remedy
4 5 (6.85%) Infovista
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) PeopleSoft