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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 172 145 210
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +65
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 82 108 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.14% 1.63% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.02% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 58 91 64
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £27,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,300 £57,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
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
5821 5337 6600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.23% 80.51% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4636 4295 5685
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -14 46 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Hertfordshire -9 25 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Essex -21 5 £80,000 +190.90% 1
Bedfordshire +2 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Norfolk -6 2 £19,500 -29.09%
Suffolk -8 1 £35,000 +22.80%
Regression Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 80 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (39.29%) C#
3 63 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 56 (33.33%) Finance
5 55 (32.74%) ISEB
5 55 (32.74%) .NET
6 52 (30.95%) SQL
7 46 (27.38%) Degree
8 45 (26.79%) Computer Science
8 45 (26.79%) QA
9 39 (23.21%) Software Engineering
10 38 (22.62%) Scrum
11 37 (22.02%) Software Testing
11 37 (22.02%) Test Scripting
12 35 (20.83%) C++
13 33 (19.64%) QuickTest Pro
13 33 (19.64%) Test Strategy
14 32 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
15 31 (18.45%) Python
16 29 (17.26%) Test Automation
17 28 (16.67%) System Testing
17 28 (16.67%) HP
18 27 (16.07%) Java
19 25 (14.88%) Test Management
20 23 (13.69%) ISTQB
20 23 (13.69%) XML
20 23 (13.69%) UNIX
21 22 (13.10%) Selenium
21 22 (13.10%) User Stories
22 21 (12.50%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 11 (6.55%) MQSeries
1 11 (6.55%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) MS Project
2 2 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Endur
2 2 (1.19%) RiskWrite
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.76%) SMS
1 8 (4.76%) SMPP
1 8 (4.76%) NFC
2 6 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.57%) DNS
2 6 (3.57%) Internet
3 2 (1.19%) DECT
3 2 (1.19%) VPN
3 2 (1.19%) WAN
3 2 (1.19%) DHCP
3 2 (1.19%) SSL
3 2 (1.19%) HTTP
3 2 (1.19%) TETRA
3 2 (1.19%) Firewall
3 2 (1.19%) BGP
3 2 (1.19%) OSPF
3 2 (1.19%) VLAN
4 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.55%) SQL Server
1 11 (6.55%) DB2
1 11 (6.55%) DbVisualizer
2 10 (5.95%) Relational Database
2 10 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.19%) MySQL
4 2 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.60%) DTS
Development Applications
1 33 (19.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 22 (13.10%) Selenium
3 15 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 12 (7.14%) LoadRunner
5 11 (6.55%) NUnit
6 10 (5.95%) JIRA
7 9 (5.36%) MSTest
8 8 (4.76%) WiX
8 8 (4.76%) MSBuild
8 8 (4.76%) TestComplete
9 6 (3.57%) eggPlant
10 3 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (1.79%) JUnit
11 2 (1.19%) Bugzilla
11 2 (1.19%) TestLink
12 1 (0.60%) FxCop
12 1 (0.60%) StyleCop
12 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (9.52%) Banking
3 11 (6.55%) Retail
4 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.19%) Legal
4 2 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (25.00%) Analyst
2 36 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 35 (20.83%) Tester
4 32 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 30 (17.86%) Test Analyst
6 25 (14.88%) Software Test Engineer
7 20 (11.90%) Team Leader
8 16 (9.52%) Developer
8 16 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
9 14 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
9 14 (8.33%) Programmer
9 14 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (6.55%) Software Team Leader
11 8 (4.76%) Automation Team Leader
11 8 (4.76%) Senior Tester
12 7 (4.17%) QA Tester
12 7 (4.17%) Software Tester
13 6 (3.57%) Test Manager
13 6 (3.57%) QA Engineer
13 6 (3.57%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (32.74%) .NET
2 23 (13.69%) XML
3 16 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.33%) HTML
5 12 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 11 (6.55%) J2EE
6 11 (6.55%) Flash
7 9 (5.36%) WCF
7 9 (5.36%) WPF
7 9 (5.36%) LINQ
7 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (5.36%) XSLT
8 8 (4.76%) Java ME
9 4 (2.38%) Web Services
9 4 (2.38%) RESTful
9 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.79%) WinForms
11 2 (1.19%) Laravel
11 2 (1.19%) REST
11 2 (1.19%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.79%) Computer Science
2 32 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 17 (10.12%) User Experience
5 8 (4.76%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.98%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.79%) iPhone
8 2 (1.19%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.19%) PKI
8 2 (1.19%) Streaming Media
8 2 (1.19%) IPTV
8 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.19%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.69%) UNIX
2 18 (10.71%) Windows
2 18 (10.71%) Linux
3 9 (5.36%) Android
3 9 (5.36%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.76%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.19%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.19%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 39 (23.21%) Software Engineering
4 38 (22.62%) Scrum
5 37 (22.02%) Software Testing
5 37 (22.02%) Test Scripting
6 33 (19.64%) Test Strategy
7 29 (17.26%) Test Automation
8 28 (16.67%) System Testing
9 25 (14.88%) Test Management
10 22 (13.10%) User Stories
11 20 (11.90%) Unit Testing
11 20 (11.90%) Manual Testing
12 18 (10.71%) E-Commerce
13 17 (10.12%) OO
13 17 (10.12%) Agile Testing
13 17 (10.12%) Performance Testing
14 15 (8.93%) MVC
14 15 (8.93%) Analytics
15 14 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.29%) C#
2 52 (30.95%) SQL
3 35 (20.83%) C++
4 31 (18.45%) Python
5 27 (16.07%) Java
6 17 (10.12%) Delphi
7 15 (8.93%) C
8 13 (7.74%) JavaScript
9 10 (5.95%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.76%) XAML
11 5 (2.98%) PHP
12 4 (2.38%) Perl
13 3 (1.79%) Scala
13 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.19%) VBScript
14 2 (1.19%) Ruby
14 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.19%) TTCN
15 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (32.74%) ISEB
2 46 (27.38%) Degree
3 23 (13.69%) ISTQB
4 11 (6.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.19%) CCNA
6 2 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (26.79%) QA
2 8 (4.76%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 28 (16.67%) HP
2 14 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.55%) IBM
4 8 (4.76%) TOWER Software
4 8 (4.76%) Telerik
5 6 (3.57%) Oracle
6 5 (2.98%) SunGard
7 4 (2.38%) OpenLink
7 4 (2.38%) Facebook
8 2 (1.19%) SAP
8 2 (1.19%) Perforce
8 2 (1.19%) VMware
8 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
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