The first table below looks at the demand for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 131 134 110
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 8 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.23% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.62% 1.98% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 16
Average salary £40,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 - £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -15.00%
Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
221 253 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.85% 11.85% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 184 192 337
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
TestDirector
Berkshire

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

TestDirector
Salary Trend in Reading

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

TestDirector Salary Trend in Reading

TestDirector
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestDirector across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in Reading

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
4 10 (71.43%) ISEB
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
5 8 (57.14%) Test Management
6 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
8 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
8 5 (35.71%) Retail
8 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (28.57%) Change Management
9 4 (28.57%) Fujitsu
9 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
9 4 (28.57%) Finance
9 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
10 3 (21.43%) Software Distribution
10 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
11 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 2 (14.29%) System Testing
11 2 (14.29%) WinRunner
11 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
12 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
12 1 (7.14%) HP
12 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (14.29%) WinRunner
3 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Test Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Test Management
2 7 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Software Distribution
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Usability Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) ISEB
3 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) Netcool
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Fujitsu
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Meridio