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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 129 111 98
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 6 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.31% 0.47% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.55% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 20
Average salary £30,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £51,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1671 1648 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 86.22% 86.06% 83.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1299 1210
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) QA
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) BDD
4 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) ISEB
5 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) User Experience
6 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 2 (14.29%) Line Management
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
4 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Wiki
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft