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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 421 387 427
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +40
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 17 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.24% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 1.59% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 12
Average salary £39,250 £34,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% +15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,100 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -1.56%
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
3407 3467 3012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 15.19% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 2952 2587
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 -23 6 - -
Surrey +23 4 £39,250 -6.54%
Kent +8 4 £27,500 +1.85%
Hampshire -5 3 £50,000 +25.00%
TestDirector
England

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (68.18%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
2 21 (47.73%) LoadRunner
3 20 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 19 (43.18%) HP
4 19 (43.18%) ISEB
5 18 (40.91%) Windows
6 17 (38.64%) Oracle
7 16 (36.36%) SQL
8 14 (31.82%) QuickTest Pro
8 14 (31.82%) Finance
8 14 (31.82%) Test Management
8 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
9 13 (29.55%) C
10 11 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
10 11 (25.00%) Degree
11 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
11 10 (22.73%) Performance Engineering
11 10 (22.73%) C#
12 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (20.45%) .NET
12 9 (20.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (20.45%) ISTQB
13 8 (18.18%) Test Planning
13 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
13 8 (18.18%) Functional Testing
13 8 (18.18%) Java
13 8 (18.18%) SharePoint

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) MPLS
2 6 (13.64%) SDH
2 6 (13.64%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.27%) LTE
3 1 (2.27%) 4G
3 1 (2.27%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) LoadRunner
2 14 (31.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (15.91%) WinRunner
4 6 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (9.09%) JIRA
5 4 (9.09%) Toad
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (4.55%) QARun
7 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Avionics
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Analyst
1 20 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Tester
3 10 (22.73%) Performance Tester
4 7 (15.91%) Test Leader
5 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Tester
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.27%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) XML
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Replication
3 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.82%) GIS
6 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
5 3 (6.82%) Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 14 (31.82%) Test Management
3 10 (22.73%) Performance Engineering
4 9 (20.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Test Planning
5 8 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 8 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Regression Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
7 6 (13.64%) TDD
8 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Web Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 4 (9.09%) V-Model
9 4 (9.09%) System Testing
9 4 (9.09%) SOA
10 3 (6.82%) Validation
10 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Use Case
11 2 (4.55%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) C
3 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 10 (22.73%) C#
4 8 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
2 19 (43.18%) ISEB
3 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 11 (25.00%) Degree
5 9 (20.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (20.45%) ISTQB
6 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (15.91%) vSphere
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (68.18%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (13.64%) Netcool
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) HP
2 17 (38.64%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) Remedy
4 6 (13.64%) Infovista
4 6 (13.64%) Cramer
5 3 (6.82%) Telelogic
6 2 (4.55%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.27%) SAP