The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 39 33 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 0.84% 11.07% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 12.28% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 28 6
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
Test Strategy
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
203 228 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 84.94% 90.12% 68.79%
Number of salaries quoted 198 215 230
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 £26,950 £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%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) TOWER Software
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Telematics
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Telematics
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP