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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 130 138 121
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 18 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.75% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.32% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 7
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
1967 1872 1544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.72% 80.62% 76.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1694 1527 1214
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Watford +7 12 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 3 £27,500 - 1
Rickmansworth - 2 £43,500 -
Royston - 1 £50,000 -
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 26 (55.32%) SQL
1 26 (55.32%) UNIX
1 26 (55.32%) HP UFT
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 22 (46.81%) QA
3 22 (46.81%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (44.68%) Automated Testing
5 17 (36.17%) Software Testing
5 17 (36.17%) System Testing
6 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
7 15 (31.91%) HP
7 15 (31.91%) IBM
7 15 (31.91%) Finance
8 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (27.66%) Manual Testing
10 11 (23.40%) Project Management
10 11 (23.40%) MS Office
10 11 (23.40%) Test Scripting
10 11 (23.40%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL
11 10 (21.28%) HTML
11 10 (21.28%) ISEB
11 10 (21.28%) LoadRunner
11 10 (21.28%) Retail
12 9 (19.15%) XML
12 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
12 9 (19.15%) MQSeries
12 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
12 9 (19.15%) J2EE
12 9 (19.15%) DB2

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (19.15%) MQSeries
1 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Office
2 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.64%) MS Visio
3 5 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Telnet
1 5 (10.64%) SSH
1 5 (10.64%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.13%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) DB2
1 9 (19.15%) DbVisualizer
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (55.32%) HP UFT
2 10 (21.28%) LoadRunner
3 9 (19.15%) Selenium
4 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.64%) Toad
6 4 (8.51%) JIRA
7 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.13%) NUnit
7 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Retail
3 5 (10.64%) Marketing
4 4 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Analyst
2 21 (44.68%) Test Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 11 (23.40%) Tester
5 5 (10.64%) Administrator
5 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Support
7 3 (6.38%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Support Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Support Team Leader
9 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) J2EE
2 9 (19.15%) XML
2 9 (19.15%) Flash
3 5 (10.64%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (46.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.51%) iPhone
3 4 (8.51%) iPad
3 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.38%) Spread Betting
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) UNIX
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Automated Testing
2 17 (36.17%) Software Testing
2 17 (36.17%) System Testing
3 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.66%) Manual Testing
5 11 (23.40%) Test Scripting
5 11 (23.40%) Project Management
6 9 (19.15%) E-Commerce
6 9 (19.15%) Analytics
6 9 (19.15%) Time Management
7 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
7 8 (17.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Load Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.64%) ETL
8 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.64%) Coaching
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
8 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.64%) Marketing Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) SQL
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL
4 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) ISEB
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (46.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) HP
2 15 (31.91%) IBM
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle
4 5 (10.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.13%) SAP