The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank 43 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 23 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 7.88% 1.50% 8.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.91% 1.92% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 20
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Software Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 156 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 88.36% 78.00% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 248 139 187
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Reigate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Reigate

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in Reigate

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 36 (87.80%) Degree
2 34 (82.93%) Mathematics
2 34 (82.93%) Test Strategy
2 34 (82.93%) C#
2 34 (82.93%) C++
2 34 (82.93%) Java
2 34 (82.93%) OO
3 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (53.66%) Finance
5 19 (46.34%) .NET
6 17 (41.46%) Delphi
6 17 (41.46%) TestComplete
6 17 (41.46%) Test Automation
6 17 (41.46%) Ranorex
6 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (41.46%) Computer Science
6 17 (41.46%) QA
7 14 (34.15%) SQL
8 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (14.63%) HP
9 4 (9.76%) ISEB
9 4 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (9.76%) Python
9 4 (9.76%) RAD
9 4 (9.76%) Regression Testing
9 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (9.76%) Test Planning
9 4 (9.76%) Test Management

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) TestComplete
1 17 (41.46%) Ranorex
2 4 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.44%) Toad
3 1 (2.44%) TestDirector
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
1 21 (51.22%) Test Analyst
2 20 (48.78%) Developer
3 17 (41.46%) Software Developer
3 17 (41.46%) Tester
4 13 (31.71%) QA Analyst
4 13 (31.71%) Automated Test Analyst
4 13 (31.71%) QA Tester
4 13 (31.71%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (82.93%) Mathematics
2 17 (41.46%) Computer Science
2 17 (41.46%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) OO
1 34 (82.93%) Test Strategy
2 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.76%) Regression Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Test Management
4 4 (9.76%) RAD
4 4 (9.76%) Test Planning
5 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.44%) SOA
5 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Stress Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Web Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.44%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) C#
1 34 (82.93%) C++
1 34 (82.93%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) Delphi
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (87.80%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (9.76%) ISEB
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) HP
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle