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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 35 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 7 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 3.00% 7.52% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 8.33% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
199 240 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 85.41% 90.23% 68.12%
Number of salaries quoted 196 227 229
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) HP
1 18 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 18 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 18 (100.00%) Test Management
1 18 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 17 (94.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (94.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 17 (94.44%) Regression Testing
2 17 (94.44%) Finance
2 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
2 17 (94.44%) ISEB
3 6 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Web Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) TestDirector
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Toad
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) System Testing

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (94.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Analyst
1 18 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Test Management
1 18 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 17 (94.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (94.44%) Regression Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Web Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) ISEB
1 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
1 17 (94.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle