The table below looks at the statistics for TestDirector skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TestDirector over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 403 379 406
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 32 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.92% 1.08% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 24
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £39,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +27.86%
TestDirector
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3475 2872 3129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.75% 14.43% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 2401 2815
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TestDirector across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestDirector Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

TestDirector
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TestDirector across the South East region.

TestDirector Salary Trend in the South East

TestDirector
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TestDirector across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

TestDirector Salary Histogram in the South East

TestDirector
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TestDirector within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -5 21 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Surrey -6 5 £36,000 -7.69% 1
Middlesex +9 3 £50,000 -28.57%
Hampshire -20 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
TestDirector
England

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 73 (83.91%) HP Quality Center
2 66 (75.86%) Windows
3 64 (73.56%) Security Cleared
4 50 (57.47%) SC Cleared
5 46 (52.87%) ISEB
6 37 (42.53%) Test Scripting
7 36 (41.38%) Windows XP
8 35 (40.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (36.78%) HP
9 32 (36.78%) SQL
10 30 (34.48%) QuickTest Pro
11 25 (28.74%) WinRunner
11 25 (28.74%) SharePoint Server
12 23 (26.44%) Netcool
13 19 (21.84%) ISTQB
13 19 (21.84%) Oracle
14 18 (20.69%) MS Exchange
14 18 (20.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 18 (20.69%) Citrix
14 18 (20.69%) McAfee
14 18 (20.69%) Veritas
14 18 (20.69%) Performance Testing
14 18 (20.69%) Test Automation
14 18 (20.69%) Clustering
14 18 (20.69%) McAfee ePO
15 15 (17.24%) Test Planning
15 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
15 15 (17.24%) Test Management
16 14 (16.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 13 (14.94%) Oracle Database

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (28.74%) SharePoint Server
2 18 (20.69%) MS Exchange
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle Application Server
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle 10gAS
4 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) MPLS
1 5 (5.75%) SDH
1 5 (5.75%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.60%) HTTP
2 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.60%) WAN
2 4 (4.60%) LAN
2 4 (4.60%) DNS
3 3 (3.45%) MVNO
3 3 (3.45%) 4G
3 3 (3.45%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle Discoverer
2 9 (10.34%) RDBMS
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (34.48%) QuickTest Pro
2 25 (28.74%) WinRunner
3 13 (14.94%) Toad
3 13 (14.94%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (11.49%) LoadRunner
5 9 (10.34%) JDeveloper
5 9 (10.34%) PVCS
6 4 (4.60%) Selenium
6 4 (4.60%) JIRA
6 4 (4.60%) Bugzilla
6 4 (4.60%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (4.60%) MSTest
7 2 (2.30%) ClearQuest
7 2 (2.30%) QARun
General
1 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.20%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
3 4 (4.60%) Billing
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 50 (57.47%) Analyst
1 50 (57.47%) Test Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Senior Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Senior Test Analyst
3 13 (14.94%) Tester
4 12 (13.79%) Test Leader
5 10 (11.49%) Performance Test Analyst
5 10 (11.49%) Performance Analyst
6 9 (10.34%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.90%) Applications Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Support Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Tester
7 6 (6.90%) Applications Support Consultant
7 6 (6.90%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Tester
8 4 (4.60%) Performance Tester
8 4 (4.60%) Performance Test Leader
9 3 (3.45%) QA Leader
9 3 (3.45%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (4.60%) XML
3 3 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Clustering
2 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.60%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.60%) Replication
4 4 (4.60%) Open Source
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) GIS
6 1 (1.15%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 66 (75.86%) Windows
2 36 (41.38%) Windows XP
3 35 (40.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (10.34%) UNIX
5 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) Test Scripting
2 18 (20.69%) Performance Testing
2 18 (20.69%) Test Automation
3 15 (17.24%) Test Planning
3 15 (17.24%) Test Management
4 9 (10.34%) Software Testing
4 9 (10.34%) SSADM
4 9 (10.34%) UML
4 9 (10.34%) RAD
4 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.05%) SOA
6 6 (6.90%) Manual Testing
7 5 (5.75%) TDD
7 5 (5.75%) Web Testing
8 4 (4.60%) Requirements Management
8 4 (4.60%) System Testing
8 4 (4.60%) V-Model
8 4 (4.60%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.60%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) SQL
2 9 (10.34%) PL/SQL
3 5 (5.75%) Java
3 5 (5.75%) C
4 4 (4.60%) C#
4 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 64 (73.56%) Security Cleared
2 50 (57.47%) SC Cleared
3 46 (52.87%) ISEB
4 19 (21.84%) ISTQB
5 14 (16.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (9.20%) Degree
7 7 (8.05%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (2.30%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (83.91%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (26.44%) Netcool
3 18 (20.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 18 (20.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) HP
2 19 (21.84%) Oracle
3 18 (20.69%) Citrix
3 18 (20.69%) McAfee
3 18 (20.69%) Veritas
4 9 (10.34%) Serena
5 5 (5.75%) Cramer
5 5 (5.75%) Fujitsu
5 5 (5.75%) Remedy
5 5 (5.75%) Infovista
6 4 (4.60%) VMware
7 1 (1.15%) Telelogic
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