The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 52 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.33% 3.48% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 3.89% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -2.94%
Regression Testing
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
248 334 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 82.94% 89.30% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 223 279 199
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Bedford region.

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Bedford

Regression Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Regression Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Regression Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft