The first table below looks at the demand for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 163 155 162
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 18 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.37% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 13
Average salary £34,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +8.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3002 2421 2644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.10% 76.04% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2492 2032 2267
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Leicestershire -2 8 £29,500 -31.39%
Nottinghamshire +9 7 £33,500 +34.00%
Derbyshire - 3 £35,000 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (42.50%) QA
2 15 (37.50%) Time Management
2 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 15 (37.50%) ISEB
3 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Software Testing
4 11 (27.50%) Firmware
4 11 (27.50%) Python
4 11 (27.50%) C++
4 11 (27.50%) C
4 11 (27.50%) Integration Testing
5 10 (25.00%) Degree
6 9 (22.50%) Java
6 9 (22.50%) VHDL
7 8 (20.00%) Validation
7 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 8 (20.00%) SQL
7 8 (20.00%) Web Services
7 8 (20.00%) Java SE
7 8 (20.00%) Java EE
7 8 (20.00%) Ajax
7 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 8 (20.00%) GWT
7 8 (20.00%) JPA
8 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (12.50%) System Testing
9 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (12.50%) Windows
9 5 (12.50%) C#
9 5 (12.50%) Logistics

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.50%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 3 (7.50%) CruiseControl
2 3 (7.50%) MSBuild
2 3 (7.50%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Test Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Tester
6 5 (12.50%) QA Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Test Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) QA Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Developer
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) VB Developer
8 3 (7.50%) VB6 Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
1 8 (20.00%) Java SE
1 8 (20.00%) Java EE
1 8 (20.00%) Ajax
1 8 (20.00%) GWT
1 8 (20.00%) JPA
2 3 (7.50%) ActiveX
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.50%) .NET Compact Framework
2 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Firmware
2 9 (22.50%) VHDL
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Time Management
1 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 13 (32.50%) Automated Testing
2 13 (32.50%) Software Testing
3 11 (27.50%) Integration Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Validation
5 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.50%) System Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Logistics
7 3 (7.50%) OOP
7 3 (7.50%) OO
7 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.50%) Test Management
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) User Stories
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Python
1 11 (27.50%) C++
1 11 (27.50%) C
2 9 (22.50%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) VB
6 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.50%) VB6
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) ISEB
2 10 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle