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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 393 395 425
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 53 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 1.46% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 20
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £32,275
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -9.58%
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
3428 2876 3265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.62% 13.64% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2791 2504 2856
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 41 £37,250 +9.55% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 9 £30,000 +8.10% 1
Hampshire -11 5 £36,000 -5.26%
TestDirector
England

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 93 (83.04%) HP Quality Center
2 73 (65.18%) Windows
3 69 (61.61%) SC Cleared
3 69 (61.61%) Security Cleared
4 65 (58.04%) ISEB
5 45 (40.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (38.39%) HP
7 38 (33.93%) Telecoms
8 36 (32.14%) Retail
8 36 (32.14%) Test Scripting
9 31 (27.68%) Finance
9 31 (27.68%) Windows XP
10 30 (26.79%) ISTQB
11 29 (25.89%) SQL
11 29 (25.89%) QuickTest Pro
12 25 (22.32%) Software Testing
12 25 (22.32%) Test Management
13 21 (18.75%) DV Cleared
14 20 (17.86%) Test Automation
15 19 (16.96%) QA
15 19 (16.96%) WinRunner
16 18 (16.07%) SharePoint Server
17 17 (15.18%) Performance Testing
17 17 (15.18%) Billing
18 15 (13.39%) Netcool
18 15 (13.39%) UNIX
19 14 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
19 14 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
19 14 (12.50%) Software Distribution
19 14 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 18 (16.07%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle 10gAS
2 9 (8.04%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.89%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Office
2 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (8.04%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.93%) LTE
1 10 (8.93%) 4G
2 1 (0.89%) MVNO
2 1 (0.89%) SDH
2 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) Oracle Database
2 9 (8.04%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle Discoverer
2 9 (8.04%) RDBMS
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (25.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (16.96%) WinRunner
3 12 (10.71%) JIRA
4 10 (8.93%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (8.93%) Toad
5 9 (8.04%) JDeveloper
5 9 (8.04%) PVCS
5 9 (8.04%) LoadRunner
6 6 (5.36%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.89%) Selenium
General
1 38 (33.93%) Telecoms
2 36 (32.14%) Retail
3 31 (27.68%) Finance
4 17 (15.18%) Billing
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (63.39%) Analyst
2 68 (60.71%) Test Analyst
3 16 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 14 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (11.61%) Test Manager
6 11 (9.82%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Applications Support
7 9 (8.04%) Performance Test Leader
7 9 (8.04%) Manual Test Analyst
8 6 (5.36%) Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Applications Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Support Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) QA Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Applications Support Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Oracle Applications Support
10 4 (3.57%) Performance Test Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Tester
10 4 (3.57%) Software Tester
11 3 (2.68%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.04%) Oracle ADF
2 3 (2.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.89%) SOAP
3 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Clustering
2 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) Open Source
4 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.79%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.89%) Handset
6 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 73 (65.18%) Windows
2 45 (40.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (27.68%) Windows XP
4 15 (13.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.14%) Test Scripting
2 25 (22.32%) Test Management
2 25 (22.32%) Software Testing
3 20 (17.86%) Test Automation
4 17 (15.18%) Performance Testing
5 14 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (12.50%) Software Distribution
5 14 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 13 (11.61%) Functional Testing
7 12 (10.71%) UML
8 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2
9 9 (8.04%) RAD
9 9 (8.04%) SSADM
10 8 (7.14%) CRM
11 7 (6.25%) Regression Testing
12 6 (5.36%) V-Model
12 6 (5.36%) Manual Testing
12 6 (5.36%) Integration Testing
13 5 (4.46%) Web Testing
13 5 (4.46%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.89%) SQL
2 9 (8.04%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.68%) Java
4 1 (0.89%) C#
4 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (61.61%) SC Cleared
1 69 (61.61%) Security Cleared
2 65 (58.04%) ISEB
3 30 (26.79%) ISTQB
4 21 (18.75%) DV Cleared
5 14 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (4.46%) Degree
7 3 (2.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 93 (83.04%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (13.39%) Netcool
3 14 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (8.04%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 43 (38.39%) HP
2 13 (11.61%) Oracle
3 11 (9.82%) Fujitsu
4 10 (8.93%) Citrix
5 9 (8.04%) Veritas
5 9 (8.04%) Serena
5 9 (8.04%) McAfee
6 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.79%) SAP
7 2 (1.79%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.89%) Remedy
8 1 (0.89%) Infovista
8 1 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.89%) Cramer
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