Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reigate with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Surrey > Reigate
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 35 57
Rank change year-on-year -40 +22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 14 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 2.01% 6.90% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 8.22% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 18
Reigate median annual salary £43,750 £44,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +10.63% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £28,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £53,750 £48,500
Surrey median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.25% +6.67% +5.63%

Software Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reigate
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 649 292 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 93.11% 83.91% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 570 269 485
Reigate median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £34,875 £28,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Reigate

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Salary trend for Software Testing in Reigate

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in Reigate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Testing in Reigate over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Testing in Reigate

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
3 9 (64.29%) System Testing
4 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 8 (57.14%) ISEB
5 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 7 (50.00%) Defect Management
6 6 (42.86%) Scrum
7 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
7 5 (35.71%) C#
7 5 (35.71%) QA
7 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Issue Tracking
8 4 (28.57%) BDD
8 4 (28.57%) SDET
8 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
8 4 (28.57%) Selenium
8 4 (28.57%) jQuery
8 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
8 4 (28.57%) Ajax
8 4 (28.57%) Statistics
8 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
8 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
8 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing

Software Testing
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 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) HP UFT
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) SpecFlow
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) PyCharm
3 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) TestComplete
4 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Manual Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Ajax
1 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
1 4 (28.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (64.29%) System Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (50.00%) Defect Management
4 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
7 4 (28.57%) BDD
7 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
7 4 (28.57%) SDET
7 4 (28.57%) Statistics
7 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
1 8 (57.14%) ISEB
1 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) TOWER Software