The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 132 125 143
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 14 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.58% 0.32% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.42% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 20
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Regression Testing
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1876 1415 2285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.75% 74.83% 76.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1116 1892
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 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
Watford -5 12 £42,500 +70.00%
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (71.43%) QA
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) ISEB
4 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
5 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
5 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
5 8 (38.10%) Web Application Development
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle
8 5 (23.81%) UNIX
8 5 (23.81%) System Testing
9 4 (19.05%) FMCG
9 4 (19.05%) Master Data Management
9 4 (19.05%) Coaching
9 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
9 4 (19.05%) SAP
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 4 (19.05%) ERP
9 4 (19.05%) CRM
9 4 (19.05%) Data Management
10 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
10 3 (14.29%) Usability Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
10 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
10 3 (14.29%) ATM
10 3 (14.29%) EFT
10 3 (14.29%) XML
10 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (14.29%) JavaScript

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (9.52%) MQSeries
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) DB2
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) FxCop
3 1 (4.76%) StyleCop
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Tester
2 9 (42.86%) Analyst
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Tester
4 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) QA Tester
8 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) Flash
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) LINQ
3 1 (4.76%) POCO
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) XSL
3 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) FMCG
2 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
3 3 (14.29%) EFT
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Web Application Development
3 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) System Testing
5 4 (19.05%) CRM
5 4 (19.05%) ERP
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Master Data Management
5 4 (19.05%) Coaching
5 4 (19.05%) Data Management
6 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Usability Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.76%) Code Coverage
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) TDD
8 1 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) ISEB
2 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) VMware