The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP TestDirector for Quality Center
Rank 400 399 392
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing TestDirector 51 39 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.47% 1.35% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 40
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -25.00%
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3465 2882 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.26% 13.01% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2945 2477 2979
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
TestDirector
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +21 36 £36,000 +10.76% 2
Hampshire +11 12 £36,000 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire -6 5 £30,000 +11.11% 1
Kent - 2 £26,750 -
TestDirector
England

TestDirector
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (82.30%) HP Quality Center
2 74 (65.49%) ISEB
3 55 (48.67%) Telecoms
4 53 (46.90%) Retail
4 53 (46.90%) Windows
5 51 (45.13%) SC Cleared
5 51 (45.13%) Security Cleared
6 48 (42.48%) HP
7 46 (40.71%) Finance
8 40 (35.40%) Software Testing
9 37 (32.74%) QA
9 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (30.97%) ISTQB
11 32 (28.32%) Billing
12 30 (26.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 29 (25.66%) Test Management
13 29 (25.66%) Test Scripting
14 27 (23.89%) LTE
14 27 (23.89%) 4G
15 23 (20.35%) QuickTest Pro
15 23 (20.35%) JDE OneWorld
16 21 (18.58%) DV Cleared
17 17 (15.04%) SQL
18 15 (13.27%) Software Distribution
18 15 (13.27%) Windows XP
18 15 (13.27%) JIRA
19 13 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
20 12 (10.62%) Fujitsu
20 12 (10.62%) Integration Testing
20 12 (10.62%) UNIX

TestDirector
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (6.19%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.42%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (4.42%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) MS Office
2 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (20.35%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.89%) LTE
1 27 (23.89%) 4G
2 1 (0.88%) SDH
2 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (4.42%) RDBMS
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (20.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (13.27%) JIRA
3 11 (9.73%) WinRunner
4 9 (7.96%) Bugzilla
5 8 (7.08%) LoadRunner
6 6 (5.31%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (5.31%) Toad
7 5 (4.42%) JDeveloper
7 5 (4.42%) PVCS
8 1 (0.88%) QADirector
8 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 55 (48.67%) Telecoms
2 53 (46.90%) Retail
3 46 (40.71%) Finance
4 32 (28.32%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (58.41%) Analyst
2 63 (55.75%) Test Analyst
3 23 (20.35%) Manual Test Analyst
4 20 (17.70%) Test Manager
5 16 (14.16%) Test Leader
6 7 (6.19%) Performance Test Leader
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Consultant
8 5 (4.42%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.54%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (2.65%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (2.65%) Test Consultant
10 3 (2.65%) Applications Consultant
10 3 (2.65%) Support Consultant
10 3 (2.65%) QA Analyst
10 3 (2.65%) Applications Support Consultant
10 3 (2.65%) Senior QA Analyst
10 3 (2.65%) Quality Analyst
11 2 (1.77%) Telecoms Analyst
11 2 (1.77%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) Oracle ADF
2 3 (2.65%) .NET
3 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.88%) SOAP
3 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.42%) Chip and PIN
2 4 (3.54%) Open Source
3 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.88%) Clustering
4 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 53 (46.90%) Windows
2 37 (32.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (13.27%) Windows XP
4 12 (10.62%) UNIX
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.40%) Software Testing
2 29 (25.66%) Test Management
2 29 (25.66%) Test Scripting
3 15 (13.27%) Software Distribution
4 13 (11.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (10.62%) Integration Testing
5 12 (10.62%) Test Automation
6 10 (8.85%) Functional Testing
7 8 (7.08%) Performance Testing
7 8 (7.08%) UML
7 8 (7.08%) Regression Testing
8 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
8 7 (6.19%) Change Management
8 7 (6.19%) CRM
8 7 (6.19%) Web Testing
8 7 (6.19%) System Testing
8 7 (6.19%) V-Model
9 6 (5.31%) Performance Engineering
9 6 (5.31%) Test Strategy
10 5 (4.42%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.04%) SQL
2 5 (4.42%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.65%) Java
4 1 (0.88%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (65.49%) ISEB
2 51 (45.13%) SC Cleared
2 51 (45.13%) Security Cleared
3 35 (30.97%) ISTQB
4 30 (26.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (18.58%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (4.42%) Degree
7 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (32.74%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 93 (82.30%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (6.19%) Netcool
3 6 (5.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 48 (42.48%) HP
2 12 (10.62%) Fujitsu
3 9 (7.96%) Oracle
4 5 (4.42%) Serena
5 4 (3.54%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.77%) SAP
6 2 (1.77%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.77%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) Veritas
7 1 (0.88%) Remedy
7 1 (0.88%) Infovista
7 1 (0.88%) McAfee
7 1 (0.88%) Cramer
7 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
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