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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 130 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 10 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.36% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.23% 3.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +14.75%
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
310 218 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.09% 9.86% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 234 184 213
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (97.73%) Security Cleared
2 43 (97.73%) HP Quality Center
3 33 (75.00%) ISEB
4 29 (65.91%) SC Cleared
5 27 (61.36%) Test Scripting
6 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (56.82%) Windows XP
6 25 (56.82%) SharePoint Server
7 21 (47.73%) QuickTest Pro
8 19 (43.18%) WinRunner
9 16 (36.36%) ISTQB
10 15 (34.09%) SQL
10 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
11 14 (31.82%) McAfee ePO
11 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
11 14 (31.82%) Citrix
11 14 (31.82%) Netcool
11 14 (31.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 14 (31.82%) McAfee
11 14 (31.82%) Veritas
11 14 (31.82%) Clustering
12 13 (29.55%) Performance Testing
13 12 (27.27%) Test Management
14 10 (22.73%) HP
14 10 (22.73%) LoadRunner
15 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
16 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
16 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
16 6 (13.64%) C

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (56.82%) SharePoint Server
2 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
3 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 3 (6.82%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (43.18%) WinRunner
3 10 (22.73%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.82%) Bugzilla
4 3 (6.82%) JIRA
4 3 (6.82%) Selenium
4 3 (6.82%) MSTest
5 2 (4.55%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Analyst
1 27 (61.36%) Test Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Senior Test Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Tester
4 9 (20.45%) Performance Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Performance Test Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Tester
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Tester
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Tester
6 4 (9.09%) Test Leader
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Test Leader
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Test Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Clustering
2 6 (13.64%) Replication
3 3 (6.82%) Open Source
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) Windows XP
2 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Test Scripting
2 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
3 13 (29.55%) Performance Testing
4 12 (27.27%) Test Management
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) Test Planning
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Requirements Management
6 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.82%) Software Distribution
6 3 (6.82%) V-Model
7 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.27%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.64%) C
2 6 (13.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 43 (97.73%) Security Cleared
2 33 (75.00%) ISEB
3 29 (65.91%) SC Cleared
4 16 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (13.64%) vSphere
2 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 43 (97.73%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (31.82%) McAfee ePO
2 14 (31.82%) Netcool
2 14 (31.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Citrix
1 14 (31.82%) Veritas
1 14 (31.82%) McAfee
2 10 (22.73%) HP
3 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 5 (11.36%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft