The table below looks at the statistics for ISTQB in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISTQB over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 58 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 1.74% 1.00% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 2.13% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
ISTQB
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reigate region.

Qualifications Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
140 94 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 48.78% 46.77% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 134 86 100
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB across the Reigate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISTQB Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

ISTQB Salary Trend in Reigate

ISTQB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing ISTQB 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 ISTQB.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing ISTQB 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 ISTQB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Management
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: 14 days ago