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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 263 239 233
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 55 88 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.74% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.90% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 48 81 94
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 £35,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £79,250
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
9142 9756 10249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.56% 81.87% 81.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7673 8494 9357
Average salary £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,695 £37,500 £35,500
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 1 October 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 October 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.

1 118 (63.10%) Finance
2 96 (51.34%) QA
3 90 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (45.99%) SQL
5 66 (35.29%) Test Scripting
6 61 (32.62%) Test Automation
7 55 (29.41%) Test Strategy
8 54 (28.88%) SQL Server
9 51 (27.27%) Selenium
10 48 (25.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 46 (24.60%) Banking
12 45 (24.06%) Degree
13 41 (21.93%) .NET
14 38 (20.32%) ISEB
14 38 (20.32%) QuickTest Pro
14 38 (20.32%) Automation Testing
15 36 (19.25%) Linux
15 36 (19.25%) Manual Testing
16 34 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 34 (18.18%) ETL
17 33 (17.65%) Microsoft
18 31 (16.58%) Investment Banking
19 30 (16.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 27 (14.44%) Automated Testing
20 27 (14.44%) Cucumber
21 26 (13.90%) BDD
21 26 (13.90%) Software Testing
22 25 (13.37%) Java
22 25 (13.37%) XML
23 23 (12.30%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.67%) Confluence
3 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.07%) Node.js
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.81%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (4.28%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Markit EDM
1 4 (2.14%) LatentZero
2 3 (1.60%) Magento
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.53%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.07%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.42%) Internet
2 9 (4.81%) LAN
3 3 (1.60%) Network Security
3 3 (1.60%) Firewall
3 3 (1.60%) DWDM
3 3 (1.60%) MPLS
3 3 (1.60%) OSPF
3 3 (1.60%) BGP
3 3 (1.60%) SDH
3 3 (1.60%) WAN
3 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.60%) DNS
3 3 (1.60%) Multicast
3 3 (1.60%) Junos
4 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (28.88%) SQL Server
2 34 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (16.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (8.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (8.02%) Relational Database
6 14 (7.49%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.28%) SSDT
7 8 (4.28%) OLAP
8 7 (3.74%) MySQL
9 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.14%) Star Schema
11 2 (1.07%) Redis
11 2 (1.07%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 51 (27.27%) Selenium
2 38 (20.32%) QuickTest Pro
3 27 (14.44%) Cucumber
4 23 (12.30%) JIRA
5 18 (9.63%) JMeter
6 17 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 15 (8.02%) Subversion
8 13 (6.95%) NUnit
9 12 (6.42%) Maven
10 11 (5.88%) Hudson
11 9 (4.81%) TestComplete
11 9 (4.81%) Bugzilla
11 9 (4.81%) Git (software)
12 8 (4.28%) PowerDesigner
13 7 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (3.21%) Robotium
14 6 (3.21%) Spock
15 5 (2.67%) Checkstyle
15 5 (2.67%) JUnit
15 5 (2.67%) Appium
General
1 118 (63.10%) Finance
2 46 (24.60%) Banking
3 31 (16.58%) Investment Banking
4 10 (5.35%) Law
5 7 (3.74%) Front Office
5 7 (3.74%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.14%) Legal
7 2 (1.07%) Games
7 2 (1.07%) Advertising
7 2 (1.07%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (42.25%) Analyst
2 47 (25.13%) Test Analyst
3 40 (21.39%) Developer
4 26 (13.90%) Test Engineer
5 23 (12.30%) Automation Engineer
6 19 (10.16%) Tester
6 19 (10.16%) QA Engineer
7 17 (9.09%) QA Analyst
8 12 (6.42%) Test Automation Engineer
9 11 (5.88%) SQL Developer
9 11 (5.88%) Testing Analyst
9 11 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
10 9 (4.81%) Data Integration Developer
10 9 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (4.28%) Test Leader
11 8 (4.28%) Analyst Developer
11 8 (4.28%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.28%) MI Analyst
12 6 (3.21%) Automation Tester
12 6 (3.21%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.93%) .NET
2 25 (13.37%) XML
3 16 (8.56%) Gherkin
4 15 (8.02%) ASP.NET
5 12 (6.42%) XSD
5 12 (6.42%) XSLT
6 10 (5.35%) JSON
7 7 (3.74%) HTML
8 6 (3.21%) REST
8 6 (3.21%) CSS
8 6 (3.21%) SOAP
9 5 (2.67%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.14%) JMS
10 4 (2.14%) Middleware
11 3 (1.60%) jQuery
11 3 (1.60%) WCF
11 3 (1.60%) Web Services
12 2 (1.07%) RESTful
12 2 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.56%) Computer Science
2 14 (7.49%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.49%) Open Source
3 13 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.88%) Equities
5 9 (4.81%) Data Integration
6 8 (4.28%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.74%) Statistics
8 6 (3.21%) Blackberry
8 6 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.14%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.60%) Handset
10 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.60%) Reference Data
11 2 (1.07%) iPhone
11 2 (1.07%) User Experience
11 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.07%) Derivative
11 2 (1.07%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.07%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.25%) Linux
2 21 (11.23%) UNIX
3 17 (9.09%) Windows
4 12 (6.42%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.88%) Android
6 5 (2.67%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (35.29%) Test Scripting
3 61 (32.62%) Test Automation
4 55 (29.41%) Test Strategy
5 48 (25.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 38 (20.32%) Automation Testing
7 36 (19.25%) Manual Testing
8 34 (18.18%) ETL
9 27 (14.44%) Automated Testing
10 26 (13.90%) BDD
10 26 (13.90%) Software Testing
11 22 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (11.23%) Scrum
12 21 (11.23%) User Stories
13 20 (10.70%) Unit Testing
14 19 (10.16%) Asset Management
15 17 (9.09%) Test Management
16 16 (8.56%) Performance Testing
17 15 (8.02%) Business Analysis
18 14 (7.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 86 (45.99%) SQL
2 25 (13.37%) Java
3 22 (11.76%) C#
3 22 (11.76%) Perl
4 21 (11.23%) T-SQL
5 20 (10.70%) VB
6 18 (9.63%) VBScript
7 15 (8.02%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.95%) Shell Script
9 12 (6.42%) Tcl
10 10 (5.35%) Python
11 8 (4.28%) Ruby
12 6 (3.21%) PHP
13 4 (2.14%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.60%) XPath
14 3 (1.60%) C++
15 2 (1.07%) Scala
15 2 (1.07%) VBA
16 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 45 (24.06%) Degree
2 38 (20.32%) ISEB
3 22 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.60%) JNCIE
5 3 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.60%) CCIE
6 2 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.07%) HND
6 2 (1.07%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (51.34%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (0.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (11.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.53%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.23%) HP
3 12 (6.42%) Oracle
4 9 (4.81%) Altiris
4 9 (4.81%) Citrix
5 8 (4.28%) Sybase
6 4 (2.14%) thinkFolio
7 3 (1.60%) Juniper
7 3 (1.60%) Cisco
7 3 (1.60%) Cognos
7 3 (1.60%) SAP
8 2 (1.07%) Actimize
9 1 (0.53%) VMware
9 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.53%) Charles River
9 1 (0.53%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.53%) Akamai
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Networking People
Salary: full banking benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: plus full banking benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg LP
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago