The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 122 106 99
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 1 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.054% 0.77% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.91% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 9
Average salary £22,500 £34,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Regression Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1551 1316 1233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.16% 84.52% 78.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1151 1066
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 Bristol

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) System Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (33.33%) SaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Kanban
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) WATIR
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) FitNesse
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) Stress Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) BDD

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) DNN
1 1 (8.33%) Kentico
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
1 1 (8.33%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 4 (33.33%) WATIR
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
1 4 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) DHTML
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) DOM
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) W3C
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) System Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Kanban
4 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Stress Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago