The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 76 97 68
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -29
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.56% 0.13% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.15% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £32,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +51.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +14.70%
Regression Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
714 660 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.92% 84.51% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 513 585 428
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Dorset

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +16 13 - -
Regression Testing
South West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 22 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
1 22 (84.62%) Functional Testing
1 22 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (80.77%) Test Management
2 21 (80.77%) ISEB
3 20 (76.92%) QA
3 20 (76.92%) Banking
3 20 (76.92%) Test Automation
4 18 (69.23%) XML
5 17 (65.38%) MQSeries
5 17 (65.38%) IBM
5 17 (65.38%) HP
5 17 (65.38%) Middleware
5 17 (65.38%) webMethods
5 17 (65.38%) Configuration Management
5 17 (65.38%) Data Management
5 17 (65.38%) Software Testing
5 17 (65.38%) Finance
5 17 (65.38%) System Testing
5 17 (65.38%) Temenos T24
5 17 (65.38%) Green Hat
5 17 (65.38%) Relational Database
6 16 (61.54%) Automation Testing
7 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 13 (50.00%) Java
8 12 (46.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (46.15%) Unix
8 12 (46.15%) Oracle
8 12 (46.15%) SOA
8 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 17 (65.38%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Temenos T24
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) Relational Database
2 8 (30.77%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) HP UFT
2 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (76.92%) Banking
2 17 (65.38%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Investment Banking
4 8 (30.77%) Financial Institution
5 3 (11.54%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Test Engineer
2 13 (50.00%) Test Leader
3 9 (34.62%) Middleware Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Functional Test Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Software Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) QA Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) XML
2 17 (65.38%) Middleware
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Functional Testing
1 22 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (80.77%) Test Management
3 20 (76.92%) Test Automation
4 17 (65.38%) Configuration Management
4 17 (65.38%) Data Management
4 17 (65.38%) Software Testing
4 17 (65.38%) System Testing
5 16 (61.54%) Automation Testing
6 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 12 (46.15%) Integration Testing
7 12 (46.15%) SOA
8 9 (34.62%) Asset Management
9 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (30.77%) Cash Management
10 7 (26.92%) SDLC
11 5 (19.23%) Decision Table
11 5 (19.23%) Manual Testing
11 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (19.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) XPath
4 4 (15.38%) C
5 2 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) ISEB
2 12 (46.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
6 3 (11.54%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Green Hat
1 17 (65.38%) HP
1 17 (65.38%) IBM
1 17 (65.38%) webMethods
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft