The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 164 153 190
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +37
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 90 84 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 1.24% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.54% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 67 70 80
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Regression Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6265 5454 6847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.73% 80.23% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5004 4343 5904
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in the East of England

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in the East of England

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire +8 53 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Hertfordshire -2 23 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Essex -10 8 £72,500 +163.63%
Suffolk +3 3 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Norfolk -12 2 £19,500 -22.00%
Bedfordshire -7 1 £34,000 +4.61%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 79 (47.02%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (37.50%) C#
3 59 (35.12%) Automated Testing
4 54 (32.14%) .NET
5 53 (31.55%) ISEB
5 53 (31.55%) Finance
6 52 (30.95%) QA
7 51 (30.36%) SQL
8 47 (27.98%) Computer Science
9 43 (25.60%) Degree
10 40 (23.81%) Scrum
11 39 (23.21%) Software Engineering
12 38 (22.62%) Test Strategy
13 36 (21.43%) Python
13 36 (21.43%) Software Testing
13 36 (21.43%) Test Scripting
14 31 (18.45%) QuickTest Pro
15 29 (17.26%) C++
16 28 (16.67%) ISTQB
17 25 (14.88%) Java
17 25 (14.88%) HP
17 25 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (14.29%) Test Management
19 23 (13.69%) Test Automation
20 22 (13.10%) Selenium
20 22 (13.10%) System Testing
21 21 (12.50%) XML
21 21 (12.50%) Manual Testing
22 20 (11.90%) UNIX
22 20 (11.90%) User Stories

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (4.17%) MQSeries
1 7 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.19%) IIS
2 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Endur
2 2 (1.19%) RiskWrite
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.14%) Internet
2 9 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.36%) DNS
3 8 (4.76%) SMS
3 8 (4.76%) SMPP
3 8 (4.76%) NFC
4 7 (4.17%) Firewall
4 7 (4.17%) WAN
4 7 (4.17%) OSPF
4 7 (4.17%) BGP
5 3 (1.79%) DWDM
5 3 (1.79%) MPLS
5 3 (1.79%) ATM
5 3 (1.79%) SDH
5 3 (1.79%) Network Security
5 3 (1.79%) Junos
5 3 (1.79%) Multicast
6 2 (1.19%) VLAN
6 2 (1.19%) HTTP
6 2 (1.19%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.17%) DbVisualizer
3 7 (4.17%) DB2
4 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.79%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.19%) MySQL
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.60%) DTS
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (18.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 22 (13.10%) Selenium
3 15 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (7.74%) Visual Studio
4 13 (7.74%) JIRA
5 11 (6.55%) NUnit
6 8 (4.76%) MSTest
6 8 (4.76%) TestComplete
6 8 (4.76%) WiX
6 8 (4.76%) MSBuild
7 7 (4.17%) LoadRunner
8 6 (3.57%) eggPlant
9 4 (2.38%) TestLink
9 4 (2.38%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.79%) JUnit
10 3 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.60%) FxCop
12 1 (0.60%) StyleCop
General
1 53 (31.55%) Finance
2 11 (6.55%) Banking
3 7 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (25.00%) Analyst
2 36 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 35 (20.83%) Test Engineer
4 32 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 29 (17.26%) Tester
6 23 (13.69%) Software Test Engineer
7 18 (10.71%) Team Leader
7 18 (10.71%) Developer
8 14 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
8 14 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (8.33%) Test Team Leader
9 11 (6.55%) Software Team Leader
10 8 (4.76%) Senior Tester
10 8 (4.76%) QA Tester
10 8 (4.76%) Test Manager
11 7 (4.17%) Programmer
11 7 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
12 6 (3.57%) SAP Manager
12 6 (3.57%) SAP Test Manager
12 6 (3.57%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (32.14%) .NET
2 21 (12.50%) XML
3 17 (10.12%) ASP.NET
4 11 (6.55%) HTML
4 11 (6.55%) .NET Framework
5 9 (5.36%) WCF
5 9 (5.36%) WPF
5 9 (5.36%) XSLT
5 9 (5.36%) LINQ
6 8 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (4.76%) Java ME
7 7 (4.17%) Flash
7 7 (4.17%) J2EE
8 4 (2.38%) Web Services
8 4 (2.38%) NHibernate
9 3 (1.79%) RESTful
9 3 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.19%) REST
10 2 (1.19%) Laravel
10 2 (1.19%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.98%) Computer Science
2 25 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (11.31%) Mathematics
4 14 (8.33%) User Experience
5 8 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.76%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.38%) Streaming Media
6 4 (2.38%) IPTV
7 3 (1.79%) Equities
7 3 (1.79%) EFT
7 3 (1.79%) iPhone
7 3 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.79%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.19%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.19%) PKI
9 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.90%) UNIX
2 16 (9.52%) Linux
3 14 (8.33%) Windows
4 8 (4.76%) Android
4 8 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.76%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.38%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.19%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (47.02%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (35.12%) Automated Testing
3 40 (23.81%) Scrum
4 39 (23.21%) Software Engineering
5 38 (22.62%) Test Strategy
6 36 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 36 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 24 (14.29%) Test Management
8 23 (13.69%) Test Automation
9 22 (13.10%) System Testing
10 21 (12.50%) Manual Testing
11 20 (11.90%) User Stories
12 18 (10.71%) Unit Testing
13 16 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (9.52%) TDD
13 16 (9.52%) MVC
14 14 (8.33%) OO
14 14 (8.33%) E-Commerce
14 14 (8.33%) Performance Testing
14 14 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 63 (37.50%) C#
2 51 (30.36%) SQL
3 36 (21.43%) Python
4 29 (17.26%) C++
5 25 (14.88%) Java
6 14 (8.33%) Delphi
7 11 (6.55%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.36%) JavaScript
8 9 (5.36%) C
9 8 (4.76%) XAML
10 7 (4.17%) Perl
11 6 (3.57%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.98%) PHP
13 4 (2.38%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.79%) Scala
15 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.19%) VBScript
15 2 (1.19%) Ruby
16 1 (0.60%) TTCN
16 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (31.55%) ISEB
2 43 (25.60%) Degree
3 28 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.98%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.98%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.38%) CCNA
8 3 (1.79%) CCIE
8 3 (1.79%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (30.95%) QA
2 8 (4.76%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.95%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (14.88%) HP
2 15 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.95%) Oracle
4 8 (4.76%) Telerik
5 7 (4.17%) TOWER Software
5 7 (4.17%) IBM
6 6 (3.57%) SAP
7 5 (2.98%) SunGard
7 5 (2.98%) OpenLink
8 4 (2.38%) Perforce
8 4 (2.38%) Facebook
8 4 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.79%) Juniper
9 3 (1.79%) Cisco
10 2 (1.19%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 10 days ago