The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 250 248 259
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 87 79 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.66% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.82% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67 75 69
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 £31,500 £38,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +8.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10013 9618 10180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.55% 80.70% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8255 8433 9271
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Regression Testing
London

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 August 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 August 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 97 (69.29%) Finance
2 79 (56.43%) QA
3 73 (52.14%) SQL
4 61 (43.57%) Test Scripting
5 50 (35.71%) Test Automation
6 48 (34.29%) Degree
7 42 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 42 (30.00%) Automation Testing
8 40 (28.57%) Selenium
9 39 (27.86%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (27.86%) Test Strategy
10 38 (27.14%) QuickTest Pro
11 33 (23.57%) .NET
12 29 (20.71%) Linux
12 29 (20.71%) Banking
12 29 (20.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 28 (20.00%) ISEB
13 28 (20.00%) User Stories
14 27 (19.29%) VB
14 27 (19.29%) Unit Testing
15 25 (17.86%) Asset Management
15 25 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
15 25 (17.86%) Manual Testing
16 24 (17.14%) Automated Testing
17 23 (16.43%) JIRA
18 22 (15.71%) Java
18 22 (15.71%) HP
18 22 (15.71%) Relational Database
19 21 (15.00%) Investment Banking
20 20 (14.29%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (7.86%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.43%) Confluence
3 4 (2.86%) Node.js
3 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) CMS
5 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) LatentZero
1 4 (2.86%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) LAN
2 4 (2.86%) Internet
3 3 (2.14%) Multicast
3 3 (2.14%) SDH
3 3 (2.14%) WAN
3 3 (2.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.14%) DWDM
3 3 (2.14%) MPLS
3 3 (2.14%) OSPF
3 3 (2.14%) BGP
3 3 (2.14%) Firewall
3 3 (2.14%) Junos
3 3 (2.14%) Network Security
4 2 (1.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.71%) Relational Database
3 16 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.57%) MySQL
6 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.86%) Redis
7 4 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.14%) SSDT
8 3 (2.14%) OLAP
8 3 (2.14%) Big Data
8 3 (2.14%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.43%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.71%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (28.57%) Selenium
2 38 (27.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (16.43%) JIRA
4 18 (12.86%) NUnit
4 18 (12.86%) Cucumber
5 16 (11.43%) Bugzilla
5 16 (11.43%) TestComplete
5 16 (11.43%) Subversion
6 15 (10.71%) JMeter
7 11 (7.86%) Hudson
7 11 (7.86%) Maven
8 8 (5.71%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.86%) Checkstyle
9 4 (2.86%) jMock
9 4 (2.86%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.86%) FindBugs
9 4 (2.86%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.86%) JUnit
9 4 (2.86%) LoadUI
10 3 (2.14%) PowerDesigner
General
1 97 (69.29%) Finance
2 29 (20.71%) Banking
3 21 (15.00%) Investment Banking
4 11 (7.86%) Financial Institution
5 7 (5.00%) Law
6 5 (3.57%) Front Office
7 2 (1.43%) Marketing
7 2 (1.43%) Retail
7 2 (1.43%) Advertising
7 2 (1.43%) Publishing
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (45.00%) Analyst
2 31 (22.14%) Test Analyst
3 24 (17.14%) QA Analyst
4 19 (13.57%) Automation Engineer
4 19 (13.57%) QA Engineer
4 19 (13.57%) Tester
5 15 (10.71%) Test Engineer
6 13 (9.29%) Developer
7 11 (7.86%) QA Automation Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Testing Analyst
8 9 (6.43%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) QA Tester
11 6 (4.29%) Automated Tester
11 6 (4.29%) Development Team Leader
12 5 (3.57%) Test Leader
12 5 (3.57%) Software Test Analyst
13 4 (2.86%) QA Test Analyst
13 4 (2.86%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.57%) .NET
2 11 (7.86%) Gherkin
3 8 (5.71%) XML
4 6 (4.29%) Middleware
4 6 (4.29%) SOAP
5 4 (2.86%) jQuery
5 4 (2.86%) REST
5 4 (2.86%) HTML
5 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.86%) JMS
6 3 (2.14%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (2.14%) Backbone.js
6 3 (2.14%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.14%) HTML5
6 3 (2.14%) Apache Flex
7 2 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.43%) Web Services
7 2 (1.43%) XSD
7 2 (1.43%) XSLT
7 2 (1.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.00%) Open Source
2 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.86%) Equities
4 7 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.57%) Derivative
6 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.14%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.14%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.14%) Social Network
8 2 (1.43%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.71%) Handset
9 1 (0.71%) AS400
9 1 (0.71%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.71%) Speech Recognition
9 1 (0.71%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.71%) Linux
2 17 (12.14%) UNIX
3 3 (2.14%) Windows
3 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.14%) Android
4 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (43.57%) Test Scripting
2 50 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 42 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 39 (27.86%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (27.86%) Test Strategy
5 29 (20.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (20.00%) User Stories
7 27 (19.29%) Unit Testing
8 25 (17.86%) Asset Management
8 25 (17.86%) Manual Testing
9 24 (17.14%) Automated Testing
10 20 (14.29%) BDD
11 19 (13.57%) Business Analysis
11 19 (13.57%) Performance Testing
12 18 (12.86%) Software Testing
13 16 (11.43%) ETL
13 16 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (11.43%) Code Coverage
13 16 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
13 16 (11.43%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 73 (52.14%) SQL
2 27 (19.29%) VB
3 22 (15.71%) Java
4 18 (12.86%) Perl
5 16 (11.43%) VBScript
6 10 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 8 (5.71%) Tcl
7 8 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.71%) Python
8 6 (4.29%) C#
9 5 (3.57%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.86%) C++
11 3 (2.14%) VBA
12 2 (1.43%) Scala
12 2 (1.43%) PHP
13 1 (0.71%) C
13 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (34.29%) Degree
2 28 (20.00%) ISEB
3 14 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.14%) CCIE
5 3 (2.14%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (56.43%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 25 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (15.71%) HP
2 12 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.57%) Oracle
3 7 (5.00%) Citrix
3 7 (5.00%) Altiris
4 4 (2.86%) thinkFolio
5 3 (2.14%) Cognos
5 3 (2.14%) Juniper
5 3 (2.14%) Cisco
5 3 (2.14%) Sybase
6 2 (1.43%) Actimize
6 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.43%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.43%) SAP
6 2 (1.43%) Informatica
7 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.71%) Charles River
City, London
Palantir Solutions
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Benefits package including pension, private he
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60 - £65 per annum + + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £65 - £70 per annum + + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago