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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 239 230 258
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 87 93 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.79% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.97% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 75 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
9631 9563 10174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.10% 80.85% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7983 8425 9281
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 29 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 29 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.

1 133 (62.74%) Finance
2 118 (55.66%) QA
3 93 (43.87%) SQL
4 71 (33.49%) Selenium
5 70 (33.02%) Test Scripting
6 69 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (31.60%) Test Automation
8 59 (27.83%) Test Strategy
9 55 (25.94%) Degree
10 52 (24.53%) SQL Server
11 48 (22.64%) .NET
11 48 (22.64%) Banking
11 48 (22.64%) Automation Testing
12 46 (21.70%) ISEB
12 46 (21.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 43 (20.28%) Manual Testing
14 41 (19.34%) Automated Testing
14 41 (19.34%) QuickTest Pro
15 39 (18.40%) Java
16 35 (16.51%) Cucumber
17 34 (16.04%) Linux
18 32 (15.09%) Scrum
19 30 (14.15%) Investment Banking
19 30 (14.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 30 (14.15%) ETL
20 29 (13.68%) XML
20 29 (13.68%) Software Testing
20 29 (13.68%) JIRA
21 28 (13.21%) BDD
22 26 (12.26%) WebDriver

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (5.19%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.30%) Confluence
3 4 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.94%) Node.js
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.47%) WordPress
6 1 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.25%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) LatentZero
1 4 (1.89%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.42%) Magento
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.08%) Internet
2 9 (4.25%) LAN
3 3 (1.42%) SDH
3 3 (1.42%) WAN
3 3 (1.42%) DWDM
3 3 (1.42%) MPLS
3 3 (1.42%) OSPF
3 3 (1.42%) BGP
3 3 (1.42%) Firewall
3 3 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.42%) DNS
3 3 (1.42%) Network Security
3 3 (1.42%) Junos
3 3 (1.42%) Multicast
4 2 (0.94%) SSL
4 2 (0.94%) HTTP
5 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (12.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (9.43%) Relational Database
5 16 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (6.60%) MySQL
7 12 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.36%) SSDT
9 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.36%) OLAP
10 4 (1.89%) Star Schema
11 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.94%) Redis
12 1 (0.47%) Big Data
12 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.47%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 71 (33.49%) Selenium
2 41 (19.34%) QuickTest Pro
3 35 (16.51%) Cucumber
4 29 (13.68%) JIRA
5 26 (12.26%) WebDriver
6 19 (8.96%) JMeter
7 17 (8.02%) NUnit
7 17 (8.02%) Git (software)
8 16 (7.55%) Robotium
8 16 (7.55%) Subversion
9 14 (6.60%) Maven
10 13 (6.13%) Bugzilla
10 13 (6.13%) TestComplete
11 12 (5.66%) Hudson
12 9 (4.25%) JBehave
13 8 (3.77%) Gradle
13 8 (3.77%) Calabash
14 7 (3.30%) Jenkins
14 7 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (3.30%) SoapUI
General
1 133 (62.74%) Finance
2 48 (22.64%) Banking
3 30 (14.15%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.72%) Financial Institution
4 10 (4.72%) Law
5 7 (3.30%) Front Office
6 3 (1.42%) Marketing
7 2 (0.94%) Retail
7 2 (0.94%) Legal
7 2 (0.94%) Advertising
7 2 (0.94%) Publishing
7 2 (0.94%) Games
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 78 (36.79%) Analyst
2 47 (22.17%) Test Analyst
3 40 (18.87%) Developer
4 26 (12.26%) QA Engineer
5 25 (11.79%) Tester
6 24 (11.32%) Automation Engineer
7 23 (10.85%) Test Engineer
8 20 (9.43%) QA Analyst
9 12 (5.66%) Test Automation Engineer
9 12 (5.66%) QA Automation Engineer
10 11 (5.19%) Testing Analyst
10 11 (5.19%) SQL Developer
11 10 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.25%) Team Leader
12 9 (4.25%) Data Integration Developer
12 9 (4.25%) QA Tester
13 8 (3.77%) Test Leader
14 7 (3.30%) Technical Analyst
15 6 (2.83%) Development Team Leader
15 6 (2.83%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (22.64%) .NET
2 29 (13.68%) XML
3 18 (8.49%) Gherkin
4 15 (7.08%) ASP.NET
5 12 (5.66%) XSLT
5 12 (5.66%) JSON
6 11 (5.19%) XSD
7 9 (4.25%) SOAP
8 7 (3.30%) HTML
8 7 (3.30%) REST
9 6 (2.83%) Web Services
9 6 (2.83%) CSS
10 5 (2.36%) Middleware
11 4 (1.89%) JMS
11 4 (1.89%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.42%) jQuery
12 3 (1.42%) RESTful
13 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (0.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.38%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.13%) Open Source
4 11 (5.19%) Equities
5 9 (4.25%) Blackberry
5 9 (4.25%) Data Integration
6 7 (3.30%) Statistics
6 7 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.89%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.42%) Derivative
8 3 (1.42%) Handset
8 3 (1.42%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.94%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.94%) iPhone
9 2 (0.94%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.94%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.47%) New Media
10 1 (0.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.04%) Linux
2 22 (10.38%) UNIX
3 15 (7.08%) Windows
3 15 (7.08%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.60%) Android
5 6 (2.83%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) Debian
7 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (33.02%) Test Scripting
2 69 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (31.60%) Test Automation
4 59 (27.83%) Test Strategy
5 48 (22.64%) Automation Testing
6 46 (21.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 43 (20.28%) Manual Testing
8 41 (19.34%) Automated Testing
9 32 (15.09%) Scrum
10 30 (14.15%) ETL
11 29 (13.68%) Software Testing
12 28 (13.21%) BDD
13 25 (11.79%) User Stories
14 23 (10.85%) Unit Testing
14 23 (10.85%) Asset Management
15 22 (10.38%) Performance Testing
16 20 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (8.02%) E-Commerce
17 17 (8.02%) Business Analysis
18 15 (7.08%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 93 (43.87%) SQL
2 39 (18.40%) Java
3 24 (11.32%) VB
4 23 (10.85%) C#
5 22 (10.38%) Perl
5 22 (10.38%) VBScript
6 20 (9.43%) T-SQL
7 18 (8.49%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.13%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.66%) Tcl
10 10 (4.72%) Python
11 9 (4.25%) Ruby
12 8 (3.77%) XPath
13 5 (2.36%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.89%) PHP
15 3 (1.42%) C++
15 3 (1.42%) VBA
15 3 (1.42%) XQuery
16 2 (0.94%) Scala
17 1 (0.47%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 55 (25.94%) Degree
2 46 (21.70%) ISEB
3 24 (11.32%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.42%) JNCIE
5 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.42%) CCIE
5 3 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.94%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.94%) HND
7 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (55.66%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.47%) Varnish
1 1 (0.47%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 21 (9.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 26 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.38%) HP
3 17 (8.02%) Oracle
4 9 (4.25%) Citrix
4 9 (4.25%) Altiris
5 5 (2.36%) Sybase
6 4 (1.89%) thinkFolio
7 3 (1.42%) SAP
7 3 (1.42%) Cognos
7 3 (1.42%) Cisco
7 3 (1.42%) Juniper
8 2 (0.94%) Informatica
8 2 (0.94%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.94%) VMware
8 2 (0.94%) Actimize
8 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.47%) Charles River
9 1 (0.47%) Akamai
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 9 days ago