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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 36 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 9 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 4.52% 4.27% -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 13.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 0
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% +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
54 76 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 27.14% 32.48% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 54 75 103
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 26 June 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 30 (100.00%) Finance
2 28 (93.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (60.00%) ISEB
3 18 (60.00%) HP UFT
4 17 (56.67%) Software Testing
5 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (53.33%) Scrum
6 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 15 (50.00%) SpecFlow
7 14 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (43.33%) Automated Testing
8 13 (43.33%) SQL
8 13 (43.33%) Regression Testing
9 11 (36.67%) SDLC
10 10 (33.33%) Manual Testing
11 9 (30.00%) Time Management
11 9 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (30.00%) BDD
11 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
11 9 (30.00%) QA
11 9 (30.00%) MKS
11 9 (30.00%) TOWER Software
11 9 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (26.67%) HP
13 7 (23.33%) JIRA
13 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
13 7 (23.33%) Test Management
13 7 (23.33%) Test Automation

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) HP UFT
2 15 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (23.33%) JIRA
5 6 (20.00%) Introscope
5 6 (20.00%) JMeter
5 6 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 6 (20.00%) NUnit
5 6 (20.00%) Selenium
5 6 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 6 (20.00%) WebLOAD
6 5 (16.67%) WATIR
General
1 30 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Analyst
1 25 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 16 (53.33%) Tester
3 12 (40.00%) Automation Tester
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
7 6 (20.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
7 6 (20.00%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
8 5 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 5 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Tester
9 4 (13.33%) Senior Performance Tester
9 4 (13.33%) Senior Systems Tester
9 4 (13.33%) Senior Tester
9 4 (13.33%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Software Testing
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Scrum
3 13 (43.33%) Automated Testing
3 13 (43.33%) Regression Testing
4 11 (36.67%) SDLC
5 10 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 9 (30.00%) BDD
6 9 (30.00%) Time Management
6 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (23.33%) Test Management
7 7 (23.33%) Test Planning
8 6 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) C
2 6 (20.00%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 18 (60.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) MKS
1 9 (30.00%) TOWER Software
2 8 (26.67%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) AppDynamics
3 6 (20.00%) CA
3 6 (20.00%) Dynatrace
4 5 (16.67%) Telerik
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle