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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 108 124 132
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 33 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.31% 0.57% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.03% 4.76% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £36,000 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.27% -11.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
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
329 273 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.08% 11.91% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 265 232 211
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £63,200
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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestDirector across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in Reading

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 50 (94.34%) HP Quality Center
2 48 (90.57%) SC Cleared
2 48 (90.57%) Security Cleared
2 48 (90.57%) Windows
3 36 (67.92%) ISEB
4 30 (56.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (45.28%) ISTQB
6 22 (41.51%) Telecoms
7 21 (39.62%) Test Scripting
8 20 (37.74%) DV Cleared
9 19 (35.85%) Finance
9 19 (35.85%) Retail
10 18 (33.96%) Test Management
11 17 (32.08%) Performance Testing
11 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
12 16 (30.19%) QuickTest Pro
13 14 (26.42%) HP
13 14 (26.42%) WinRunner
13 14 (26.42%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (26.42%) Software Distribution
14 11 (20.75%) Fujitsu
15 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
15 10 (18.87%) Netcool
15 10 (18.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 7 (13.21%) Citrix
17 6 (11.32%) McAfee
17 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
17 6 (11.32%) SQL
17 6 (11.32%) McAfee ePO
17 6 (11.32%) Veritas

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (26.42%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) QuickTest Pro
2 14 (26.42%) WinRunner
3 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 22 (41.51%) Telecoms
2 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Analyst
1 31 (58.49%) Test Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Test Leader
3 9 (16.98%) Performance Test Leader
3 9 (16.98%) Test Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Test Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Clustering
2 4 (7.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Test Scripting
2 18 (33.96%) Test Management
3 17 (32.08%) Performance Testing
4 14 (26.42%) Software Distribution
5 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.43%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (9.43%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.55%) System Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
7 4 (7.55%) Regression Testing
8 3 (5.66%) CRM
9 2 (3.77%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.77%) DSDM
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.77%) V-Model
9 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) Functional Testing
10 1 (1.89%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 48 (90.57%) SC Cleared
1 48 (90.57%) Security Cleared
2 36 (67.92%) ISEB
3 24 (45.28%) ISTQB
4 20 (37.74%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 50 (94.34%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (18.87%) Netcool
2 10 (18.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (11.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) HP
2 11 (20.75%) Fujitsu
3 7 (13.21%) Citrix
4 6 (11.32%) Veritas
4 6 (11.32%) McAfee
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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