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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 136 110 126
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 3 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 1.17% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.17% 8.55% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Average salary £80,000 £36,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% +8.27%
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £36,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+54.16% +14.28%
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
256 339 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.59% 13.65% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 217 278 216
Average salary £47,750 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.90% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) QADirector
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) QADirector
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (75.00%) QA Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Senior QA Manager
1 3 (75.00%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware