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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 3.67% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 11.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
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
98 132 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 32.67% 37.71% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 94 119 133
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (100.00%) HP
1 25 (100.00%) ISEB
1 25 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (96.00%) Finance
3 18 (72.00%) Regression Testing
3 18 (72.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (72.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (72.00%) Software Testing
3 18 (72.00%) Test Management
3 18 (72.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (72.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (28.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) QA
7 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting

ISTQB
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (72.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 24 (96.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Analyst
1 25 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Regression Testing
1 18 (72.00%) Software Testing
1 18 (72.00%) Test Management
1 18 (72.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 18 (72.00%) Test Planning
2 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (28.00%) Scrum
3 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) ISEB
2 18 (72.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 25 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) HP