The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 105 124 119
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 32 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.27% 0.60% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.12% 5.28% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £32,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £32,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -21.25%
TestDirector
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
351 265 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.95% 11.39% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 284 217 230
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 41 (93.18%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (88.64%) SC Cleared
2 39 (88.64%) Security Cleared
2 39 (88.64%) Windows
3 30 (68.18%) ISEB
4 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 22 (50.00%) ISTQB
6 19 (43.18%) Finance
6 19 (43.18%) Retail
7 18 (40.91%) DV Cleared
7 18 (40.91%) Test Management
8 17 (38.64%) Test Scripting
9 13 (29.55%) Software Distribution
10 12 (27.27%) Performance Testing
10 12 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
10 12 (27.27%) Windows XP
11 11 (25.00%) WinRunner
11 11 (25.00%) HP
12 10 (22.73%) Fujitsu
13 9 (20.45%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (15.91%) Netcool
14 7 (15.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
15 6 (13.64%) Integration Testing
16 5 (11.36%) Performance Engineering
16 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
16 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
17 4 (9.09%) Citrix
17 4 (9.09%) Open Source

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (20.45%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (25.00%) WinRunner
3 1 (2.27%) Selenium
3 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 19 (43.18%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Analyst
1 23 (52.27%) Test Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Test Leader
3 9 (20.45%) Test Manager
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Test Leader
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Open Source
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (27.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Test Management
2 17 (38.64%) Test Scripting
3 13 (29.55%) Software Distribution
4 12 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.64%) Integration Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Performance Engineering
8 4 (9.09%) System Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Change Management
8 4 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.82%) CRM
10 2 (4.55%) DSDM
10 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.55%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.55%) V-Model
10 2 (4.55%) Resource Management
11 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (88.64%) SC Cleared
1 39 (88.64%) Security Cleared
2 30 (68.18%) ISEB
3 22 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 18 (40.91%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (93.18%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (15.91%) Netcool
2 7 (15.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (6.82%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) HP
2 10 (22.73%) Fujitsu
3 4 (9.09%) Citrix
4 3 (6.82%) Veritas
4 3 (6.82%) McAfee
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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