Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Surrey > Reigate
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 53 55
Rank change year-on-year +20 +2 -
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 38 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 9.09% 4.76% 3.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.58% 15.25% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 19
Reigate median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £54,125 £58,000 £45,000
Surrey median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reigate.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reigate
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 96 177 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 22.97% 31.22% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 90 171 176
Reigate median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £65,000 £63,750
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for ISTQB in Reigate

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 36 (94.74%) Finance
2 35 (92.11%) Test Automation
3 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (76.32%) ISEB
5 28 (73.68%) Test Strategy
6 27 (71.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (71.05%) Software Testing
7 23 (60.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (55.26%) System Testing
8 21 (55.26%) Unit Testing
8 21 (55.26%) Scrum
9 18 (47.37%) Configuration Management
9 18 (47.37%) Mentoring
9 18 (47.37%) Defect Management
10 17 (44.74%) Line Management
10 17 (44.74%) C#
11 15 (39.47%) SQL
11 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
11 15 (39.47%) Regression Testing
11 15 (39.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 14 (36.84%) Test Scripting
13 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (28.95%) WebDriver
14 11 (28.95%) Selenium
14 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
14 11 (28.95%) TDD
15 10 (26.32%) Issue Tracking
16 9 (23.68%) NUnit
16 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (23.68%) HP Quality Center

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:

Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
2 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (28.95%) Selenium
3 11 (28.95%) WebDriver
4 9 (23.68%) NUnit
4 9 (23.68%) TeamCity
5 7 (18.42%) Protractor
6 6 (15.79%) MSTest
6 6 (15.79%) Subversion
6 6 (15.79%) TestComplete
6 6 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (13.16%) SpecFlow
8 4 (10.53%) HP UFT
9 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
9 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (94.74%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Analyst
1 17 (44.74%) Test Analyst
1 17 (44.74%) Test Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Automation Test Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Manual Test Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Software Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (5.26%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Test Automation
2 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (73.68%) Test Strategy
4 27 (71.05%) Software Testing
4 27 (71.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 23 (60.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 21 (55.26%) Scrum
6 21 (55.26%) System Testing
6 21 (55.26%) Unit Testing
7 18 (47.37%) Configuration Management
7 18 (47.37%) Defect Management
7 18 (47.37%) Mentoring
8 17 (44.74%) Line Management
9 15 (39.47%) Regression Testing
10 14 (36.84%) Test Scripting
11 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
11 11 (28.95%) TDD
12 10 (26.32%) Issue Tracking
13 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (18.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) C#
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) VB
5 3 (7.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) ISEB
2 15 (39.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) HP
2 6 (15.79%) TOWER Software
Reigate, Surrey
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