The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 94 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.60% 0.098% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,000 £32,689
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +7.06%
Regression Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
935 817 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.12% 79.79% 76.65%
Number of salaries quoted 774 745 695
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £52,500 -
Bedford -6 2 £28,750 -11.53%
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (60.00%) Subversion
3 9 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 6 (40.00%) Load Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Release Management
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Web Development
4 6 (40.00%) XML
4 6 (40.00%) IIS
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (33.33%) System Testing
6 4 (26.67%) QA
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 6 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) TeamCity
1 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Release Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Coordinator
3 3 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Web Development
3 6 (40.00%) Release Management
3 6 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
4 5 (33.33%) System Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft