The median annual salary for a Tester was £47,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reigate during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Tester
Surrey / Reigate
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 34 39
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 1.00% 4.12% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 4.17% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Median salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,925 £33,750 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,575 £47,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% +2.94%  

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 200 192 223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 100.00% 98.97% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 892 961 1141
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

Job postings that featured Tester in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reigate.

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
Salary Histogram in Reigate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Tester in Reigate over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Tester in Reigate

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing

Tester Skill Set
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 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
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