The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reigate region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 28 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 26 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 7.95% 1.76% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.22% 2.37% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 1
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 295 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 86.24% 74.31% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 264 274 282
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Test Strategy
Surrey

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Reigate

Test Strategy
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy.

1 30 (96.77%) C#
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (96.77%) Degree
1 30 (96.77%) Mathematics
1 30 (96.77%) Test Automation
1 30 (96.77%) QA
2 27 (87.10%) Finance
3 25 (80.65%) OO
3 25 (80.65%) SQL
4 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
5 21 (67.74%) WinRunner
5 21 (67.74%) Selenium
5 21 (67.74%) Analytics
6 18 (58.06%) RAD
7 17 (54.84%) Web Services
7 17 (54.84%) Client/Server
7 17 (54.84%) WebDriver
7 17 (54.84%) .NET Framework
7 17 (54.84%) Ranorex
7 17 (54.84%) TestComplete
8 13 (41.94%) Java
8 13 (41.94%) C++
9 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
9 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
10 5 (16.13%) Delphi
11 1 (3.23%) Python

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reigate region citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) WinRunner
1 21 (67.74%) Selenium
2 17 (54.84%) WebDriver
2 17 (54.84%) Ranorex
2 17 (54.84%) TestComplete
General
1 27 (87.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Tester
2 29 (93.55%) QA Analyst
2 29 (93.55%) Analyst
3 25 (80.65%) Test Analyst
4 21 (67.74%) QA Engineer
4 21 (67.74%) Automation Analyst
4 21 (67.74%) QA Automation Engineer
4 21 (67.74%) Automation Engineer
5 17 (54.84%) Consultant
5 17 (54.84%) Test Engineer
5 17 (54.84%) Test Consultant
5 17 (54.84%) Automation Tester
5 17 (54.84%) Automation Test Analyst
5 17 (54.84%) .NET Consultant
6 11 (35.48%) QA Tester
7 8 (25.81%) QA Test Analyst
8 7 (22.58%) Developer
8 7 (22.58%) Automated Test Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) Web Services
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (96.77%) Mathematics
2 17 (54.84%) Client/Server
3 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (96.77%) Test Automation
2 25 (80.65%) OO
3 21 (67.74%) Analytics
4 18 (58.06%) RAD
5 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 25 (80.65%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) Java
3 13 (41.94%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) Delphi
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (96.77%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft