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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate - - 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
96 131 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 35.42% 46.95% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 91 123 85
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) HP
1 12 (92.31%) ISEB
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
1 12 (92.31%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (84.62%) HP UFT
3 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Test Management
3 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (76.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (76.92%) Test Planning
4 6 (46.15%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
7 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
7 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Selenium
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
1 12 (92.31%) Test Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Regression Testing
1 10 (76.92%) Software Testing
1 10 (76.92%) Test Management
1 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (76.92%) Test Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) ISEB
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) HP