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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 211 179 209
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 5 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.63% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.86% 5.34% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 4
Average salary - £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+34.32% +11.66%
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
582 655 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.66% 11.75% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 441 540 499
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) ISEB
3 9 (75.00%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (66.67%) Test Management
4 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 8 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
4 8 (66.67%) C
4 8 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) LoadRunner
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (41.67%) vSphere
7 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (41.67%) Replication
7 5 (41.67%) VMware
8 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
9 3 (25.00%) HP
9 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
10 2 (16.67%) TDD
10 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (16.67%) Cramer
10 2 (16.67%) Oracle
10 2 (16.67%) Netcool
10 2 (16.67%) MPLS

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) SDH
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Tester
2 8 (66.67%) Performance Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Management
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C
1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Remedy
3 2 (16.67%) Infovista
3 2 (16.67%) Cramer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft