Period
to 21 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

International Software Testing Qualification Board (ISTQB)
Surrey > Reigate
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 43 43
Rank change year-on-year -20 0 +11
Permanent jobs citing ISTQB 16 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 2.93% 7.08% 5.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.70% 32.98% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 26
Reigate median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +21.95% +2.50%
10th Percentile £46,875 £26,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £56,875
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +45.83% -4.00% -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 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 126 94 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 23.03% 21.46% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 99 86 149
Reigate median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,800 £26,750 £25,692
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ISTQB in Reigate

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing ISTQB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reigate region with a requirement for ISTQB.

1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (93.75%) Selenium
2 15 (93.75%) C#
3 14 (87.50%) ISEB
3 14 (87.50%) BDD
3 14 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (81.25%) Finance
4 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (81.25%) QA
5 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (68.75%) SpecFlow
6 11 (68.75%) Gherkin
6 11 (68.75%) Software Testing
6 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
7 10 (62.50%) Project Planning
7 10 (62.50%) Task Automation
8 8 (50.00%) Java
9 6 (37.50%) Scrum
9 6 (37.50%) TDD
10 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
10 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
11 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
11 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
11 3 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
11 3 (18.75%) NUnit
11 3 (18.75%) Degree
11 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
12 2 (12.50%) HP
12 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 15 (93.75%) Selenium
2 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
2 11 (68.75%) SpecFlow
3 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (18.75%) NUnit
4 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Analyst
1 13 (81.25%) Test Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Analyst Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Developer in Test
2 10 (62.50%) Test Automation Developer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Tester
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Tester
4 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (87.50%) BDD
2 14 (87.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (68.75%) Software Testing
6 10 (62.50%) Project Planning
6 10 (62.50%) Task Automation
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
9 3 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
10 2 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
11 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (81.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Capita