The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 216 210 166
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -44
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 8 17 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.29% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.38% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 40
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Regression Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4553 4490 3993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.39% 76.53% 74.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3266 3212 3010
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Berkshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Reading -16 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Newbury - 3 £35,000 -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 19 (55.88%) Test Scripting
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) Windows
5 14 (41.18%) ISEB
5 14 (41.18%) Migration
5 14 (41.18%) ISTQB
6 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (32.35%) ETL
7 11 (32.35%) Software Testing
8 10 (29.41%) QA
9 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
9 9 (26.47%) Test Management
10 8 (23.53%) Data Migration
10 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
10 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (20.59%) V-Model
11 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
11 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
11 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (20.59%) Integration Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Logistics
11 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Oracle
11 7 (20.59%) Data Mining
12 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
12 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (17.65%) LAN
12 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
12 6 (17.65%) Active Directory

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.94%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) LAN
1 6 (17.65%) WAN
2 4 (11.76%) CTI
3 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 2 (5.88%) WiMAX
3 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
3 2 (5.88%) LTE
3 2 (5.88%) SNMP
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) Data Mining
3 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
2 3 (8.82%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.88%) Local Government
5 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Tester
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Test Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Junior
7 3 (8.82%) Junior Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Junior Software Tester
8 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) QA Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Manual Tester
9 1 (2.94%) Business Objects Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
1 4 (11.76%) Visualforce
2 2 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) COM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) IVR
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Test Scripting
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Migration
4 11 (32.35%) Software Testing
4 11 (32.35%) ETL
5 9 (26.47%) Test Management
6 8 (23.53%) Data Migration
6 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
7 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
7 7 (20.59%) V-Model
7 7 (20.59%) Integration Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Logistics
7 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) CRM
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) Validation
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (11.76%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) Apex Code
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) COBOL
5 1 (2.94%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) ISEB
1 14 (41.18%) ISTQB
2 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) Iperf
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Siebel
3 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.82%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.94%) SAP