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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 137 125 147
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 5 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.40% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.53% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.08%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
1841 1511 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.17% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1208 1762
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 19 September 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 -10 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (51.72%) QA
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) Test Scripting
4 10 (34.48%) Project Management
4 10 (34.48%) ERP
4 10 (34.48%) Oracle
4 10 (34.48%) SAP
4 10 (34.48%) UNIX
4 10 (34.48%) CRM
4 10 (34.48%) Coaching
5 9 (31.03%) Master Data Management
5 9 (31.03%) Test Strategy
5 9 (31.03%) Digital Media
5 9 (31.03%) Data Mining
5 9 (31.03%) Data Management
5 9 (31.03%) FMCG
6 8 (27.59%) Usability Testing
6 8 (27.59%) ATM
6 8 (27.59%) EFT
6 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
6 8 (27.59%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (13.79%) Java
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) Workflow
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) TDD
9 3 (10.34%) SaaS
9 3 (10.34%) Cucumber

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) ATM
2 1 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (10.34%) Selenium
2 3 (10.34%) FitNesse
2 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.45%) Moq
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Test Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) SAP Business Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Software Test Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Tester
6 3 (10.34%) QA Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Software Manager
7 2 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.90%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) QA Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
1 2 (6.90%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) WCF
2 1 (3.45%) WF
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) FMCG
1 9 (31.03%) Digital Media
2 8 (27.59%) EFT
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Test Scripting
2 10 (34.48%) CRM
2 10 (34.48%) ERP
2 10 (34.48%) Project Management
2 10 (34.48%) Coaching
3 9 (31.03%) Master Data Management
3 9 (31.03%) Test Strategy
3 9 (31.03%) Data Management
4 8 (27.59%) Usability Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) System Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
1 10 (34.48%) SAP