Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reigate with a requirement for Test Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Strategy over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Surrey > Reigate
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 58 73
Rank change year-on-year +17 +15 -33
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 28 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 6.71% 4.01% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.11% 4.25% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 3
Reigate median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -21.74% +21.05%
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,250 £40,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,000 £61,250
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% -

Test Strategy is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reigate with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reigate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 394 518 500
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 94.48% 94.53% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 363 511 484
Reigate median annual salary £52,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.32% -2.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
Surrey median annual salary £48,750 £45,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.15% +3.33%

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy 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 in Reigate.

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Reigate

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Reigate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Reigate over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Reigate

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT jobs citing Test Strategy 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 Test Strategy.

1 28 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 28 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (96.43%) Finance
3 19 (67.86%) ISEB
3 19 (67.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (64.29%) System Testing
4 18 (64.29%) Defect Management
4 18 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 18 (64.29%) Software Testing
4 18 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (64.29%) Unit Testing
5 15 (53.57%) Mentoring
6 14 (50.00%) Line Management
7 11 (39.29%) Scrum
8 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
8 10 (35.71%) C#
8 10 (35.71%) TDD
8 10 (35.71%) Selenium
8 10 (35.71%) WebDriver
9 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (32.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (32.14%) Regression Testing
9 9 (32.14%) SQL
9 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
10 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
10 8 (28.57%) NUnit
10 8 (28.57%) TeamCity
11 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

Test Strategy
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 10 (35.71%) Selenium
1 10 (35.71%) WebDriver
2 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
3 8 (28.57%) NUnit
3 8 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 7 (25.00%) Protractor
4 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (21.43%) MSTest
6 5 (17.86%) SpecFlow
7 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
8 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
8 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (96.43%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Test Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Automation Test Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (3.57%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 18 (64.29%) Defect Management
4 18 (64.29%) Software Testing
4 18 (64.29%) System Testing
4 18 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 18 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (53.57%) Mentoring
6 14 (50.00%) Line Management
7 11 (39.29%) Scrum
8 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
8 10 (35.71%) TDD
9 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (32.14%) Regression Testing
10 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
11 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
12 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
13 5 (17.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 19 (67.86%) ISEB
3 9 (32.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) HP
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