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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 72 95 107
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 45 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.44% 1.26% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 1.62% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 19
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 £31,500 £29,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,706 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +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
1493 1236 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.10% 77.64% 76.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1070 1262
Average salary £41,500 £41,125 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 56 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (51.49%) C#
3 51 (50.50%) QA
4 39 (38.61%) Scrum
5 37 (36.63%) SQL
6 36 (35.64%) Java
7 32 (31.68%) .NET
8 27 (26.73%) Python
8 27 (26.73%) Automated Testing
8 27 (26.73%) Software Testing
9 23 (22.77%) Degree
9 23 (22.77%) TDD
10 22 (21.78%) C++
10 22 (21.78%) Manual Testing
11 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
11 21 (20.79%) ISEB
11 21 (20.79%) NUnit
12 20 (19.80%) Test Scripting
13 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
14 18 (17.82%) Computer Science
15 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET
16 16 (15.84%) Test Automation
17 15 (14.85%) Multithreading
17 15 (14.85%) Visual Studio
17 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
17 15 (14.85%) MVC
17 15 (14.85%) ISTQB
18 14 (13.86%) XML
18 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
19 13 (12.87%) Test Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.96%) MS Office
2 3 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) NFC
1 11 (10.89%) SMS
1 11 (10.89%) SMPP
2 10 (9.90%) Internet
3 5 (4.95%) OSPF
3 5 (4.95%) BGP
3 5 (4.95%) Firewall
3 5 (4.95%) DNS
3 5 (4.95%) WAN
4 4 (3.96%) Wireless
5 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.99%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.99%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (20.79%) NUnit
2 15 (14.85%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.88%) Selenium
3 12 (11.88%) JIRA
4 11 (10.89%) MSTest
4 11 (10.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (10.89%) WiX
4 11 (10.89%) MSBuild
5 8 (7.92%) Bugzilla
6 7 (6.93%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.96%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (2.97%) JUnit
8 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.97%) TestComplete
9 2 (1.98%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.98%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (11.88%) Banking
2 11 (10.89%) Finance
3 7 (6.93%) Automotive
4 2 (1.98%) Publishing
4 2 (1.98%) Games
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (25.74%) Tester
2 23 (22.77%) Test Engineer
3 21 (20.79%) Developer
4 18 (17.82%) Software Engineer
5 17 (16.83%) Analyst
6 14 (13.86%) Software Test Engineer
7 12 (11.88%) .NET Developer
8 11 (10.89%) Software Tester
8 11 (10.89%) QA Tester
8 11 (10.89%) Test Analyst
9 9 (8.91%) QA Manager
10 8 (7.92%) Senior Tester
11 6 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.94%) Software Test Analyst
11 6 (5.94%) C# Developer
12 5 (4.95%) Systems Developer
12 5 (4.95%) C# Web Developer
12 5 (4.95%) QA Analyst
12 5 (4.95%) .NET Web Developer
12 5 (4.95%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (31.68%) .NET
2 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET
3 14 (13.86%) XML
4 12 (11.88%) HTML
4 12 (11.88%) .NET Framework
5 11 (10.89%) WCF
5 11 (10.89%) WPF
5 11 (10.89%) LINQ
5 11 (10.89%) Java ME
5 11 (10.89%) XSLT
5 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (8.91%) CSS
7 7 (6.93%) jQuery
8 4 (3.96%) NHibernate
9 3 (2.97%) Web Services
10 1 (0.99%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.89%) Blackberry
3 7 (6.93%) Thin Client
3 7 (6.93%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.95%) Streaming Media
4 5 (4.95%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.95%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.96%) IPTV
6 3 (2.97%) iPhone
7 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.98%) Online Games
8 1 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.99%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Linux
2 11 (10.89%) Android
2 11 (10.89%) Apple iOS
2 11 (10.89%) Windows Phone
3 9 (8.91%) Windows
4 8 (7.92%) UNIX
5 7 (6.93%) Mac OS X
6 5 (4.95%) Ubuntu
6 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) Scrum
3 27 (26.73%) Automated Testing
3 27 (26.73%) Software Testing
4 23 (22.77%) TDD
5 22 (21.78%) Manual Testing
6 20 (19.80%) Test Scripting
7 16 (15.84%) Test Automation
8 15 (14.85%) Multithreading
8 15 (14.85%) MVC
9 13 (12.87%) Test Management
10 9 (8.91%) OO
10 9 (8.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (8.91%) Agile Testing
10 9 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.93%) Validation
11 7 (6.93%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.93%) Performance Testing
11 7 (6.93%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (5.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 52 (51.49%) C#
2 37 (36.63%) SQL
3 36 (35.64%) Java
4 27 (26.73%) Python
5 22 (21.78%) C++
6 15 (14.85%) JavaScript
7 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
8 11 (10.89%) Perl
8 11 (10.89%) XAML
9 8 (7.92%) C
10 7 (6.93%) Ruby
11 5 (4.95%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.97%) PHP
12 3 (2.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (22.77%) Degree
2 21 (20.79%) ISEB
3 15 (14.85%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.95%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (50.50%) QA
2 11 (10.89%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.89%) Telerik
3 8 (7.92%) Oracle
4 6 (5.94%) Perforce
5 5 (4.95%) OpenLink
5 5 (4.95%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.97%) SAP
6 3 (2.97%) HP
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