Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reigate with a requirement for ISTQB qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Surrey > Reigate
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 41 62
Rank change year-on-year -26 +21 +16
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 18 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 2.51% 6.13% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.42% 12.78% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 11
Reigate median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,750 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,250 £41,250
Surrey median annual salary £35,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -11.88% +11.11% +2.86%

ISTQB is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reigate with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reigate
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 191 180 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 26.68% 48.00% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 171 152 204
Reigate median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £24,844 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £61,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

ISTQB
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

Job postings citing ISTQB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reigate.

Job vacancy trend for ISTQB in Reigate

ISTQB
Salary Trend in Reigate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISTQB in Reigate.

Salary trend for ISTQB in Reigate

ISTQB
Salary Histogram in Reigate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISTQB in Reigate over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for ISTQB in Reigate

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing ISTQB 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 ISTQB.

1 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
1 17 (94.44%) Test Strategy
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 13 (72.22%) Scrum
4 12 (66.67%) C#
4 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 12 (66.67%) NUnit
4 12 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 12 (66.67%) Selenium
5 10 (55.56%) ISEB
5 10 (55.56%) Java
6 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
7 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (44.44%) MSTest
7 8 (44.44%) BDD
7 8 (44.44%) SQL
7 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
7 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
7 8 (44.44%) Acceptance Criteria
8 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
9 5 (27.78%) System Testing
9 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (27.78%) QA
9 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
9 5 (27.78%) Mentoring

ISTQB
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) NUnit
1 12 (66.67%) Selenium
1 12 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 8 (44.44%) MSTest
2 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 4 (22.22%) SpecFlow
5 2 (11.11%) Protractor
5 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Test Automation
1 17 (94.44%) Test Strategy
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Scrum
4 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 12 (66.67%) TDD
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (44.44%) Acceptance Criteria
6 8 (44.44%) BDD
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
7 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
7 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
7 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
7 5 (27.78%) System Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) ISEB
2 8 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) HP