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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 413 381 405
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +24
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 26 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 1.42% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 24
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £34,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +16.39%
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
3444 3033 2863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.25% 14.73% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2954 2538 2488
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

TestDirector
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -22 13 £50,000 +41.84% 1
Surrey 0 8 £38,500 -1.28% 1
Middlesex +9 3 £50,000 -28.57%
West Sussex -1 1 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire -8 1 - -
TestDirector
England

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 64 (79.01%) HP Quality Center
2 59 (72.84%) Windows
3 58 (71.60%) Security Cleared
4 42 (51.85%) ISEB
4 42 (51.85%) SC Cleared
5 37 (45.68%) Test Scripting
6 34 (41.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (39.51%) QuickTest Pro
7 32 (39.51%) SQL
7 32 (39.51%) Windows XP
8 26 (32.10%) HP
8 26 (32.10%) WinRunner
9 23 (28.40%) SharePoint Server
10 21 (25.93%) Oracle
11 20 (24.69%) Netcool
11 20 (24.69%) ISTQB
12 17 (20.99%) Test Management
13 16 (19.75%) LoadRunner
13 16 (19.75%) Test Automation
14 15 (18.52%) McAfee ePO
14 15 (18.52%) Veritas
14 15 (18.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 15 (18.52%) Citrix
14 15 (18.52%) McAfee
14 15 (18.52%) MS Exchange
14 15 (18.52%) Clustering
15 13 (16.05%) Performance Testing
15 13 (16.05%) Test Planning
16 12 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (14.81%) Telecoms

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 23 (28.40%) SharePoint Server
2 15 (18.52%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle 10gAS
3 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.17%) SDH
2 5 (6.17%) Ethernet
2 5 (6.17%) MPLS
3 4 (4.94%) HTTP
3 4 (4.94%) WAN
3 4 (4.94%) DNS
3 4 (4.94%) LAN
4 2 (2.47%) LTE
4 2 (2.47%) 4G
4 2 (2.47%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle Discoverer
2 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (39.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 26 (32.10%) WinRunner
3 16 (19.75%) LoadRunner
4 11 (13.58%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (13.58%) Toad
5 7 (8.64%) JDeveloper
5 7 (8.64%) PVCS
6 4 (4.94%) Bugzilla
6 4 (4.94%) JIRA
6 4 (4.94%) Selenium
6 4 (4.94%) MSTest
6 4 (4.94%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (2.47%) QARun
7 2 (2.47%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.58%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Avionics
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (54.32%) Analyst
1 44 (54.32%) Test Analyst
2 19 (23.46%) Senior Analyst
2 19 (23.46%) Senior Test Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Tester
4 12 (14.81%) Test Leader
5 9 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.41%) Test Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Senior Tester
7 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Tester
7 6 (7.41%) Performance Tester
8 5 (6.17%) Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Applications Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Support Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Applications Support Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) Performance Test Leader
9 4 (4.94%) Systems Test Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle ADF
2 5 (6.17%) .NET
3 4 (4.94%) XML
4 3 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Clustering
2 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.41%) Replication
4 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.94%) Open Source
5 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.70%) GIS
6 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (72.84%) Windows
2 34 (41.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (39.51%) Windows XP
4 7 (8.64%) UNIX
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) Test Scripting
2 17 (20.99%) Test Management
3 16 (19.75%) Test Automation
4 13 (16.05%) Test Planning
4 13 (16.05%) Performance Testing
5 9 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.64%) UML
6 7 (8.64%) RAD
6 7 (8.64%) SSADM
6 7 (8.64%) SOA
7 6 (7.41%) Software Testing
7 6 (7.41%) Performance Engineering
7 6 (7.41%) Manual Testing
8 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.17%) TDD
8 5 (6.17%) Regression Testing
9 4 (4.94%) Requirements Management
9 4 (4.94%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.51%) SQL
2 7 (8.64%) C
2 7 (8.64%) PL/SQL
3 6 (7.41%) C#
3 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 58 (71.60%) Security Cleared
2 42 (51.85%) SC Cleared
2 42 (51.85%) ISEB
3 20 (24.69%) ISTQB
4 12 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (9.88%) Degree
6 7 (8.64%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (2.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (7.41%) vSphere
2 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 64 (79.01%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (24.69%) Netcool
3 15 (18.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 15 (18.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) HP
2 21 (25.93%) Oracle
3 15 (18.52%) McAfee
3 15 (18.52%) Citrix
3 15 (18.52%) Veritas
4 7 (8.64%) Serena
5 6 (7.41%) VMware
6 5 (6.17%) Cramer
6 5 (6.17%) Fujitsu
6 5 (6.17%) Remedy
6 5 (6.17%) Infovista
7 1 (1.23%) Telelogic
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
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