The median annual salary for a Tester was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reigate during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
Surrey / Reigate
Rank 42 64 44
Rank change year-on-year +22 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 1 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 0.55% 1.74% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.76% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reigate. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Reigate
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 179 454 319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 98.35% 98.70% 99.38%
Number of salaries quoted 167 447 308
Median salary £53,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.77% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reigate that featured Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Tester in Reigate

Tester
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Salary trend for Tester in Reigate

Tester Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reigate region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA

Tester Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center