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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 120 141 124
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 24 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.94% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.30% 2.44% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +24.80%
TestDirector
Berkshire

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
289 287 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.32% 11.54% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 217 247 244
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in Reading

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 56 (96.55%) Windows
2 56 (96.55%) Security Cleared
3 47 (81.03%) SC Cleared
4 40 (68.97%) ISEB
5 30 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (46.55%) Test Scripting
7 24 (41.38%) QuickTest Pro
7 24 (41.38%) ISTQB
8 23 (39.66%) Windows XP
8 23 (39.66%) WinRunner
8 23 (39.66%) SharePoint Server
9 20 (34.48%) Performance Testing
10 17 (29.31%) SQL
10 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
10 17 (29.31%) Citrix
10 17 (29.31%) Veritas
10 17 (29.31%) Netcool
10 17 (29.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 17 (29.31%) McAfee
10 17 (29.31%) Clustering
10 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
10 17 (29.31%) McAfee ePO
11 16 (27.59%) Test Management
12 15 (25.86%) HP
13 14 (24.14%) DV Cleared
14 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
14 10 (17.24%) Finance
14 10 (17.24%) Retail
14 10 (17.24%) Software Distribution

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (39.66%) SharePoint Server
2 17 (29.31%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) LAN
1 3 (5.17%) WAN
1 3 (5.17%) HTTP
1 3 (5.17%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 23 (39.66%) WinRunner
3 5 (8.62%) LoadRunner
4 3 (5.17%) Bugzilla
4 3 (5.17%) JIRA
4 3 (5.17%) Selenium
4 3 (5.17%) MSTest
5 2 (3.45%) ClearQuest
General
1 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
1 10 (17.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Test Analyst
1 36 (62.07%) Analyst
2 16 (27.59%) Senior Test Analyst
2 16 (27.59%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Performance Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Performance Test Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Test Leader
4 7 (12.07%) Performance Test Leader
4 7 (12.07%) Tester
5 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Tester
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Tester
6 5 (8.62%) Test Manager
7 1 (1.72%) Performance Tester
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Clustering
2 6 (10.34%) Open Source
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (96.55%) Windows
2 30 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (39.66%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Test Scripting
2 20 (34.48%) Performance Testing
3 17 (29.31%) Test Automation
4 16 (27.59%) Test Management
5 10 (17.24%) Software Distribution
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.62%) V-Model
7 3 (5.17%) Test Planning
7 3 (5.17%) Requirements Management
7 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.45%) Performance Engineering
8 2 (3.45%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.45%) DSDM
9 1 (1.72%) Change Management
9 1 (1.72%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.72%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.72%) System Testing
9 1 (1.72%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.72%) C
2 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 56 (96.55%) Security Cleared
2 47 (81.03%) SC Cleared
3 40 (68.97%) ISEB
4 24 (41.38%) ISTQB
5 14 (24.14%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (5.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 58 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (29.31%) McAfee ePO
2 17 (29.31%) Netcool
2 17 (29.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Citrix
1 17 (29.31%) Veritas
1 17 (29.31%) McAfee
2 15 (25.86%) HP
3 6 (10.34%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.72%) VMware
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