The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 69 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 46 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.59% 1.30% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 1.64% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 26
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +49.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Regression Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1456 1219 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.03% 79.10% 75.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1069 1325
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Cambridge

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (45.83%) QA
3 42 (43.75%) C#
4 38 (39.58%) SQL
5 33 (34.38%) Scrum
6 30 (31.25%) Software Testing
6 30 (31.25%) .NET
7 29 (30.21%) Automated Testing
8 28 (29.17%) Degree
8 28 (29.17%) Manual Testing
9 27 (28.13%) Java
10 26 (27.08%) Python
11 25 (26.04%) ISEB
12 22 (22.92%) C++
12 22 (22.92%) Computer Science
13 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
13 21 (21.88%) Test Scripting
14 17 (17.71%) ISTQB
15 14 (14.58%) TDD
15 14 (14.58%) Finance
15 14 (14.58%) Selenium
16 13 (13.54%) JIRA
16 13 (13.54%) NUnit
16 13 (13.54%) Test Automation
16 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (12.50%) Test Management
18 11 (11.46%) Multithreading
18 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
18 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
18 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (4.17%) MS Office
2 3 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
3 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) Internet
2 6 (6.25%) NFC
2 6 (6.25%) SMS
2 6 (6.25%) SMPP
3 5 (5.21%) Firewall
3 5 (5.21%) OSPF
3 5 (5.21%) BGP
3 5 (5.21%) DNS
3 5 (5.21%) WAN
4 4 (4.17%) Wireless
5 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.08%) TETRA
7 1 (1.04%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) Selenium
2 13 (13.54%) JIRA
2 13 (13.54%) NUnit
3 10 (10.42%) Visual Studio
4 8 (8.33%) Bugzilla
5 6 (6.25%) MSBuild
5 6 (6.25%) WiX
5 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.25%) MSTest
6 5 (5.21%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.17%) TestComplete
8 3 (3.13%) JUnit
8 3 (3.13%) eggPlant
8 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (14.58%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Automotive
4 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Test Engineer
2 23 (23.96%) Tester
3 19 (19.79%) Software Engineer
4 17 (17.71%) Developer
5 16 (16.67%) Analyst
6 15 (15.63%) Software Test Engineer
7 13 (13.54%) Test Analyst
8 11 (11.46%) Software Tester
9 9 (9.38%) QA Manager
10 8 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
10 8 (8.33%) QA Tester
10 8 (8.33%) Senior Tester
11 7 (7.29%) .NET Developer
12 5 (5.21%) Python Developer
12 5 (5.21%) Senior Software Tester
12 5 (5.21%) Automated Test Analyst
13 4 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
13 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
13 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
13 4 (4.17%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.25%) .NET
2 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
3 9 (9.38%) HTML
3 9 (9.38%) XML
4 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (6.25%) CSS
4 6 (6.25%) XSLT
4 6 (6.25%) WCF
4 6 (6.25%) WPF
4 6 (6.25%) LINQ
4 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.25%) Java ME
5 4 (4.17%) jQuery
5 4 (4.17%) NHibernate
6 3 (3.13%) Web Services
7 1 (1.04%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.92%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.21%) Streaming Media
5 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.17%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.17%) Thin Client
6 4 (4.17%) IPTV
7 3 (3.13%) User Experience
7 3 (3.13%) iPhone
8 2 (2.08%) Online Games
8 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Windows
1 9 (9.38%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) UNIX
3 6 (6.25%) Android
3 6 (6.25%) Windows Phone
3 6 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.21%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.38%) Scrum
3 30 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 29 (30.21%) Automated Testing
5 28 (29.17%) Manual Testing
6 21 (21.88%) Test Scripting
7 14 (14.58%) TDD
8 13 (13.54%) Test Automation
9 12 (12.50%) Test Management
10 11 (11.46%) Multithreading
10 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.42%) MVC
12 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (9.38%) Agile Testing
12 9 (9.38%) Test Strategy
13 8 (8.33%) User Stories
13 8 (8.33%) Performance Testing
13 8 (8.33%) OO
13 8 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.75%) C#
2 38 (39.58%) SQL
3 27 (28.13%) Java
4 26 (27.08%) Python
5 22 (22.92%) C++
6 9 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.38%) Perl
6 9 (9.38%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.29%) C
8 6 (6.25%) XAML
9 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.17%) Ruby
11 3 (3.13%) Delphi
11 3 (3.13%) PHP
11 3 (3.13%) Scala
12 1 (1.04%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 28 (29.17%) Degree
2 25 (26.04%) ISEB
3 17 (17.71%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.21%) CCNA
5 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (45.83%) QA
2 6 (6.25%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) Oracle
3 6 (6.25%) Telerik
3 6 (6.25%) Perforce
4 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.21%) OpenLink
5 3 (3.13%) TOWER Software
5 3 (3.13%) HP
5 3 (3.13%) SAP
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