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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 89 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.36% 0.76% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.95% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
953 951 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.40% 80.32% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 759 865 791
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) MSBuild
4 4 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (50.00%) Perl

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Quality Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Release Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP