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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 26 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 12 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 6.70% 2.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category 19.67% 6.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 0
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
61 89 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 34.08% 34.77% 44.18%
Number of salaries quoted 59 85 95
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ISTQB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

The demand trend of job ads across the Reigate region citing ISTQB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reigate region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 25 (96.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 17 (65.38%) SpecFlow
3 17 (65.38%) Regression Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Scrum
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) Visual Studio
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (61.54%) HP UFT
5 13 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 13 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 13 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (50.00%) ISEB
6 12 (46.15%) C#
7 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
7 9 (34.62%) Selenium
7 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
7 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
7 9 (34.62%) TDD
7 9 (34.62%) NUnit
7 9 (34.62%) Banking
7 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
7 9 (34.62%) SDLC
8 8 (30.77%) BDD
8 8 (30.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (30.77%) TOWER Software
8 8 (30.77%) Telerik
8 8 (30.77%) Mathematics

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) SpecFlow
1 17 (65.38%) Visual Studio
2 16 (61.54%) HP UFT
3 9 (34.62%) NUnit
3 9 (34.62%) Selenium
3 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
4 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (30.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (30.77%) WATIR
5 4 (15.38%) Introscope
5 4 (15.38%) JIRA
5 4 (15.38%) JMeter
5 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
5 4 (15.38%) WebLOAD
6 3 (11.54%) Subversion
6 3 (11.54%) TestComplete
General
1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
1 15 (57.69%) Test Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Tester
3 12 (46.15%) Automation Tester
4 8 (30.77%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 8 (30.77%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Performance Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Performance Tester
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Tester
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 4 (15.38%) N-Tier
3 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (65.38%) Regression Testing
1 17 (65.38%) Scrum
2 13 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 13 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
3 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
3 9 (34.62%) SDLC
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
3 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
4 8 (30.77%) BDD
4 8 (30.77%) Time Management
4 8 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Test Management
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) C
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 13 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (15.38%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Telerik
1 8 (30.77%) TOWER Software
2 5 (19.23%) MKS
3 4 (15.38%) AppDynamics
3 4 (15.38%) CA
3 4 (15.38%) Dynatrace
3 4 (15.38%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle