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 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 261 230 228
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 68 97 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.82% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.00% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 90 90
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,950 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
9444 9693 10412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.96% 82.05% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7888 8471 9498
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 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 16 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.

1 127 (62.56%) Finance
2 109 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (53.20%) QA
4 91 (44.83%) SQL
5 67 (33.00%) Test Scripting
6 65 (32.02%) Test Automation
7 64 (31.53%) Selenium
8 58 (28.57%) Test Strategy
9 54 (26.60%) SQL Server
10 51 (25.12%) Degree
11 47 (23.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 47 (23.15%) Banking
12 45 (22.17%) .NET
13 43 (21.18%) ISEB
13 43 (21.18%) Automation Testing
14 41 (20.20%) Manual Testing
15 40 (19.70%) QuickTest Pro
16 36 (17.73%) Automated Testing
17 35 (17.24%) Linux
18 34 (16.75%) Java
19 33 (16.26%) Cucumber
20 32 (15.76%) ETL
20 32 (15.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 30 (14.78%) Investment Banking
21 30 (14.78%) Microsoft
22 29 (14.29%) XML
22 29 (14.29%) JIRA
22 29 (14.29%) BDD
23 28 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 27 (13.30%) Software Testing

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 (5.42%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.45%) Confluence
3 4 (1.97%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.99%) Node.js
6 1 (0.49%) nginx
6 1 (0.49%) CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 13 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.43%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) LatentZero
1 4 (1.97%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.48%) Magento
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.49%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.90%) Internet
2 9 (4.43%) LAN
3 3 (1.48%) Multicast
3 3 (1.48%) Network Security
3 3 (1.48%) Junos
3 3 (1.48%) BGP
3 3 (1.48%) Firewall
3 3 (1.48%) DWDM
3 3 (1.48%) MPLS
3 3 (1.48%) OSPF
3 3 (1.48%) SDH
3 3 (1.48%) WAN
3 3 (1.48%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.48%) DNS
4 2 (0.99%) SSL
4 2 (0.99%) HTTP
5 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.60%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (8.87%) Relational Database
4 18 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (6.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.42%) MySQL
7 7 (3.45%) SSDT
7 7 (3.45%) OLAP
8 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.97%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.99%) Redis
11 1 (0.49%) Big Data
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 64 (31.53%) Selenium
2 40 (19.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 33 (16.26%) Cucumber
4 29 (14.29%) JIRA
5 23 (11.33%) WebDriver
6 19 (9.36%) JMeter
7 16 (7.88%) Subversion
8 15 (7.39%) NUnit
9 14 (6.90%) Maven
9 14 (6.90%) Git (software)
10 12 (5.91%) Hudson
10 12 (5.91%) Robotium
11 11 (5.42%) TestComplete
11 11 (5.42%) Bugzilla
12 8 (3.94%) JBehave
13 7 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (3.45%) SoapUI
13 7 (3.45%) Jenkins
13 7 (3.45%) Calabash
13 7 (3.45%) PowerDesigner
General
1 127 (62.56%) Finance
2 47 (23.15%) Banking
3 30 (14.78%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.93%) Law
5 8 (3.94%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.45%) Front Office
7 3 (1.48%) Marketing
7 3 (1.48%) Legal
8 2 (0.99%) Games
8 2 (0.99%) Advertising
8 2 (0.99%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Billing
9 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (39.41%) Analyst
2 47 (23.15%) Test Analyst
3 41 (20.20%) Developer
4 25 (12.32%) Test Engineer
5 23 (11.33%) QA Engineer
5 23 (11.33%) Automation Engineer
6 22 (10.84%) Tester
7 19 (9.36%) QA Analyst
8 12 (5.91%) Test Automation Engineer
9 11 (5.42%) QA Automation Engineer
9 11 (5.42%) Testing Analyst
9 11 (5.42%) SQL Developer
10 10 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (4.43%) Data Integration Developer
12 8 (3.94%) QA Tester
12 8 (3.94%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.94%) Test Leader
13 7 (3.45%) MI Analyst
13 7 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
13 7 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (22.17%) .NET
2 29 (14.29%) XML
3 17 (8.37%) Gherkin
4 15 (7.39%) ASP.NET
5 12 (5.91%) XSLT
5 12 (5.91%) JSON
6 11 (5.42%) XSD
7 9 (4.43%) SOAP
8 8 (3.94%) HTML
9 7 (3.45%) REST
10 6 (2.96%) CSS
10 6 (2.96%) Web Services
11 5 (2.46%) Middleware
12 4 (1.97%) JMS
12 4 (1.97%) .NET Framework
13 3 (1.48%) RESTful
13 3 (1.48%) jQuery
14 2 (0.99%) J2EE
14 2 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
14 2 (0.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.85%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.88%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.90%) Open Source
3 14 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.42%) Equities
5 9 (4.43%) Data Integration
6 7 (3.45%) Statistics
6 7 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.96%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.97%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.48%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.48%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.48%) Derivative
9 3 (1.48%) Handset
10 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.99%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.99%) iPhone
10 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.24%) Linux
2 23 (11.33%) UNIX
3 15 (7.39%) Windows
4 13 (6.40%) Apple iOS
5 12 (5.91%) Android
6 6 (2.96%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (33.00%) Test Scripting
3 65 (32.02%) Test Automation
4 58 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 47 (23.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 43 (21.18%) Automation Testing
7 41 (20.20%) Manual Testing
8 36 (17.73%) Automated Testing
9 32 (15.76%) ETL
10 29 (14.29%) BDD
11 27 (13.30%) Software Testing
12 26 (12.81%) Scrum
13 23 (11.33%) User Stories
14 21 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (10.34%) Asset Management
14 21 (10.34%) Unit Testing
15 18 (8.87%) Performance Testing
16 17 (8.37%) Test Management
17 16 (7.88%) Business Analysis
18 15 (7.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 91 (44.83%) SQL
2 34 (16.75%) Java
3 22 (10.84%) C#
3 22 (10.84%) Perl
3 22 (10.84%) VB
4 20 (9.85%) T-SQL
4 20 (9.85%) VBScript
5 18 (8.87%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.40%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.91%) Tcl
8 10 (4.93%) Python
8 10 (4.93%) Ruby
9 7 (3.45%) XPath
10 5 (2.46%) PHP
10 5 (2.46%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.48%) XQuery
11 3 (1.48%) C++
12 2 (0.99%) VBA
12 2 (0.99%) Scala
13 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (25.12%) Degree
2 43 (21.18%) ISEB
3 24 (11.82%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.48%) JNCIE
5 3 (1.48%) CCIE
5 3 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.99%) HND
6 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (53.20%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.49%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (10.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.49%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.84%) HP
3 15 (7.39%) Oracle
4 9 (4.43%) Altiris
4 9 (4.43%) Citrix
5 7 (3.45%) Sybase
6 4 (1.97%) thinkFolio
7 3 (1.48%) Cisco
7 3 (1.48%) Juniper
7 3 (1.48%) Cognos
7 3 (1.48%) SAP
8 2 (0.99%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.99%) Informatica
8 2 (0.99%) Actimize
8 2 (0.99%) VMware
9 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.49%) Akamai
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 26 days ago