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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 49 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 6 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 2.26% 4.17% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 4.37% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 13
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
255 229 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 96.23% 95.42% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 252 224 250
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

The demand trend of job ads across the Reigate region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 20 (90.91%) ISEB
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
1 20 (90.91%) ISTQB
2 19 (86.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (59.09%) SDLC
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 12 (54.55%) BDD
4 12 (54.55%) Mathematics
4 12 (54.55%) QA
4 12 (54.55%) Manual Testing
5 11 (50.00%) Time Management
5 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (50.00%) SpecFlow
5 11 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 11 (50.00%) MKS
5 11 (50.00%) TOWER Software
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
6 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
6 8 (36.36%) HP
6 8 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Test Planning
6 8 (36.36%) Test Management
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.09%) C#

Software Testing
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 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 11 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 11 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
General
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Analyst
1 20 (90.91%) Test Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Automation Test Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Automation Tester
3 8 (36.36%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (59.09%) SDLC
2 12 (54.55%) BDD
2 12 (54.55%) Manual Testing
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
3 11 (50.00%) Time Management
3 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Test Management
4 8 (36.36%) Test Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C#
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) ISEB
1 20 (90.91%) ISTQB
2 19 (86.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SDET
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) MKS
1 11 (50.00%) TOWER Software
2 8 (36.36%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle