The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 234 230 260
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 85 93 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.78% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.96% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 73 88 81
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,150 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,689
% change year-on-year
- +7.06%
Regression Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9584 9691 10174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.14% 80.85% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7943 8538 9283
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 130 (62.20%) Finance
2 116 (55.50%) QA
3 92 (44.02%) SQL
4 70 (33.49%) Selenium
5 69 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (32.54%) Test Scripting
7 66 (31.58%) Test Automation
8 58 (27.75%) Test Strategy
9 54 (25.84%) Degree
10 51 (24.40%) SQL Server
11 48 (22.97%) Banking
12 47 (22.49%) .NET
12 47 (22.49%) Automation Testing
13 45 (21.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 44 (21.05%) ISEB
15 43 (20.57%) Manual Testing
16 40 (19.14%) QuickTest Pro
17 39 (18.66%) Automated Testing
18 38 (18.18%) Java
19 35 (16.75%) Cucumber
20 34 (16.27%) Linux
21 32 (15.31%) Scrum
22 30 (14.35%) Investment Banking
22 30 (14.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 30 (14.35%) ETL
23 29 (13.88%) XML
23 29 (13.88%) JIRA
24 28 (13.40%) Software Testing
24 28 (13.40%) BDD
25 26 (12.44%) WebDriver

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 11 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.35%) Confluence
3 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.96%) Node.js
6 1 (0.48%) CMS
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.48%) WordPress
6 1 (0.48%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.31%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) LatentZero
1 4 (1.91%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.44%) Magento
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.48%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.18%) Internet
2 9 (4.31%) LAN
3 3 (1.44%) SDH
3 3 (1.44%) WAN
3 3 (1.44%) DWDM
3 3 (1.44%) MPLS
3 3 (1.44%) OSPF
3 3 (1.44%) BGP
3 3 (1.44%) Firewall
3 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.44%) DNS
3 3 (1.44%) Network Security
3 3 (1.44%) Junos
3 3 (1.44%) Multicast
4 2 (0.96%) SSL
4 2 (0.96%) HTTP
5 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (24.40%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 16 (7.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (6.70%) MySQL
7 12 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.39%) SSDT
9 5 (2.39%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.39%) OLAP
10 4 (1.91%) Star Schema
11 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.96%) Redis
12 1 (0.48%) Big Data
12 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.48%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.48%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 70 (33.49%) Selenium
2 40 (19.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 35 (16.75%) Cucumber
4 29 (13.88%) JIRA
5 26 (12.44%) WebDriver
6 19 (9.09%) JMeter
7 17 (8.13%) Git (software)
8 16 (7.66%) Robotium
8 16 (7.66%) NUnit
8 16 (7.66%) Subversion
9 14 (6.70%) Maven
10 12 (5.74%) Bugzilla
10 12 (5.74%) Hudson
10 12 (5.74%) TestComplete
11 9 (4.31%) JBehave
12 8 (3.83%) Gradle
12 8 (3.83%) Calabash
13 7 (3.35%) Jenkins
13 7 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (3.35%) SoapUI
General
1 130 (62.20%) Finance
2 48 (22.97%) Banking
3 30 (14.35%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.78%) Financial Institution
4 10 (4.78%) Law
5 7 (3.35%) Front Office
6 3 (1.44%) Marketing
7 2 (0.96%) Retail
7 2 (0.96%) Legal
7 2 (0.96%) Advertising
7 2 (0.96%) Publishing
7 2 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 77 (36.84%) Analyst
2 47 (22.49%) Test Analyst
3 40 (19.14%) Developer
4 26 (12.44%) QA Engineer
5 25 (11.96%) Tester
6 24 (11.48%) Automation Engineer
7 23 (11.00%) Test Engineer
8 19 (9.09%) QA Analyst
9 12 (5.74%) Test Automation Engineer
9 12 (5.74%) QA Automation Engineer
10 11 (5.26%) Testing Analyst
10 11 (5.26%) SQL Developer
11 10 (4.78%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.31%) QA Tester
12 9 (4.31%) Data Integration Developer
12 9 (4.31%) Team Leader
13 8 (3.83%) Test Leader
14 7 (3.35%) Technical Analyst
15 6 (2.87%) Development Team Leader
15 6 (2.87%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.49%) .NET
2 29 (13.88%) XML
3 18 (8.61%) Gherkin
4 15 (7.18%) ASP.NET
5 12 (5.74%) XSLT
5 12 (5.74%) JSON
6 11 (5.26%) XSD
7 9 (4.31%) SOAP
8 7 (3.35%) HTML
8 7 (3.35%) REST
9 6 (2.87%) Web Services
9 6 (2.87%) CSS
10 5 (2.39%) Middleware
11 4 (1.91%) JMS
11 4 (1.91%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.44%) jQuery
12 3 (1.44%) RESTful
13 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (0.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.22%) Open Source
4 11 (5.26%) Equities
5 9 (4.31%) Blackberry
5 9 (4.31%) Data Integration
6 7 (3.35%) Statistics
6 7 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.91%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.44%) Derivative
8 3 (1.44%) Handset
8 3 (1.44%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.96%) iPhone
9 2 (0.96%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.48%) New Media
10 1 (0.48%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.27%) Linux
2 22 (10.53%) UNIX
3 15 (7.18%) Windows
3 15 (7.18%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.70%) Android
5 6 (2.87%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) Debian
7 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (32.54%) Test Scripting
3 66 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 58 (27.75%) Test Strategy
5 47 (22.49%) Automation Testing
6 45 (21.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 43 (20.57%) Manual Testing
8 39 (18.66%) Automated Testing
9 32 (15.31%) Scrum
10 30 (14.35%) ETL
11 28 (13.40%) Software Testing
11 28 (13.40%) BDD
12 24 (11.48%) User Stories
13 22 (10.53%) Unit Testing
13 22 (10.53%) Asset Management
14 20 (9.57%) Performance Testing
14 20 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (8.13%) E-Commerce
16 15 (7.18%) Business Analysis
17 14 (6.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 92 (44.02%) SQL
2 38 (18.18%) Java
3 23 (11.00%) C#
3 23 (11.00%) VB
4 22 (10.53%) Perl
5 21 (10.05%) VBScript
6 20 (9.57%) T-SQL
7 18 (8.61%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.22%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.74%) Tcl
10 10 (4.78%) Python
11 9 (4.31%) Ruby
12 8 (3.83%) XPath
13 5 (2.39%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.91%) PHP
15 3 (1.44%) XQuery
16 2 (0.96%) Scala
16 2 (0.96%) C++
16 2 (0.96%) VBA
17 1 (0.48%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 54 (25.84%) Degree
2 44 (21.05%) ISEB
3 23 (11.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.44%) JNCIE
5 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.44%) CCIE
6 2 (0.96%) HND
6 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (55.50%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.48%) Varnish
1 1 (0.48%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 20 (9.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.48%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 26 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.05%) HP
3 16 (7.66%) Oracle
4 9 (4.31%) Citrix
4 9 (4.31%) Altiris
5 5 (2.39%) Sybase
6 4 (1.91%) thinkFolio
7 3 (1.44%) SAP
7 3 (1.44%) Cognos
7 3 (1.44%) Cisco
7 3 (1.44%) Juniper
8 2 (0.96%) Informatica
8 2 (0.96%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.96%) VMware
8 2 (0.96%) Actimize
8 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.48%) Charles River
9 1 (0.48%) Akamai
9 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 11 days ago