The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 89 110 86
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 12 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.08% 0.088% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.10% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 9
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
971 974 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 87.64% 85.89% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 646 766 664
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,527 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Stroud - 2 £37,500 -
Cheltenham 0 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Cirencester - 1 £42,500 -
Regression Testing
South West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) DV Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (65.00%) System Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) Python
5 10 (50.00%) XML
5 10 (50.00%) Unix
6 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
7 8 (40.00%) Android
7 8 (40.00%) Apple iOS
7 8 (40.00%) Data Analytics
7 8 (40.00%) Analytics
7 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (40.00%) Perl
7 8 (40.00%) C
7 8 (40.00%) C++
7 8 (40.00%) Java
7 8 (40.00%) VB
7 8 (40.00%) J2EE
7 8 (40.00%) PhD
7 8 (40.00%) OO
7 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
8 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (30.00%) Functional Testing
10 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
10 5 (25.00%) HP
11 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 4 (20.00%) Linux

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.00%) ClearQuest
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Tester
5 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) XML
2 8 (40.00%) J2EE
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Unix
2 8 (40.00%) Android
2 8 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) System Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (40.00%) Analytics
4 8 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (40.00%) Data Analytics
4 8 (40.00%) OO
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Functional Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (20.00%) People Management
8 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
8 4 (20.00%) Time Management
8 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
9 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Python
2 8 (40.00%) C
2 8 (40.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Perl
2 8 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) DV Cleared
1 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 8 (40.00%) PhD
4 3 (15.00%) ISEB
4 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy
2 2 (10.00%) Sybase
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP