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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 41 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 19 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 6.96% - 3.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% - 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
239 166 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 87.55% 74.44% 83.40%
Number of salaries quoted 228 149 214
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 47 (100.00%) C#
1 47 (100.00%) Degree
1 47 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 43 (91.49%) OO
3 34 (72.34%) C++
3 34 (72.34%) Java
3 34 (72.34%) .NET
3 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (72.34%) QA
3 34 (72.34%) Test Automation
4 30 (63.83%) Software Testing
4 30 (63.83%) Finance
5 26 (55.32%) SQL
5 26 (55.32%) TestComplete
5 26 (55.32%) Ranorex
6 17 (36.17%) Delphi
6 17 (36.17%) RAD
6 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
6 17 (36.17%) WinRunner
6 17 (36.17%) Analytics
6 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (36.17%) Selenium
6 17 (36.17%) Computer Science
7 14 (29.79%) Client/Server
8 13 (27.66%) .NET Framework
8 13 (27.66%) Web Services
8 13 (27.66%) WebDriver
9 4 (8.51%) Python
10 1 (2.13%) Banking
10 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 26 (55.32%) TestComplete
1 26 (55.32%) Ranorex
2 17 (36.17%) WinRunner
2 17 (36.17%) Selenium
3 13 (27.66%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (63.83%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Tester
2 31 (65.96%) Analyst
3 30 (63.83%) QA Analyst
4 27 (57.45%) Test Analyst
5 20 (42.55%) Developer
6 17 (36.17%) QA Tester
6 17 (36.17%) QA Engineer
6 17 (36.17%) Automation Analyst
6 17 (36.17%) QA Automation Engineer
6 17 (36.17%) Automation Engineer
7 13 (27.66%) Test Engineer
7 13 (27.66%) Test Consultant
7 13 (27.66%) QA Test Analyst
7 13 (27.66%) .NET Consultant
7 13 (27.66%) Automation Test Analyst
7 13 (27.66%) Software Developer
7 13 (27.66%) Consultant
7 13 (27.66%) Automation Tester
7 13 (27.66%) Automated Test Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 13 (27.66%) .NET Framework
2 13 (27.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 17 (36.17%) Computer Science
3 14 (29.79%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (91.49%) OO
2 34 (72.34%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (72.34%) Test Automation
3 30 (63.83%) Software Testing
4 17 (36.17%) RAD
4 17 (36.17%) Analytics
5 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (72.34%) C++
2 34 (72.34%) Java
3 26 (55.32%) SQL
4 17 (36.17%) Delphi
5 4 (8.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (72.34%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft