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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 122 116 137
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 25 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.26% 1.18% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.56% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 20
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.44% -2.85%
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
1531 1607 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.21% 75.77% 78.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1219 1700
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +17 18 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £35,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £44,500 -
St Albans - 1 £60,000 -
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 23 (52.27%) UNIX
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 22 (50.00%) ISEB
3 21 (47.73%) Automated Testing
4 19 (43.18%) SQL
5 15 (34.09%) QA
5 15 (34.09%) System Testing
6 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
6 14 (31.82%) QuickTest Pro
6 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.82%) XML
7 13 (29.55%) HTML
7 13 (29.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (29.55%) Degree
7 13 (29.55%) Banking
8 12 (27.27%) Retail
8 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
8 12 (27.27%) DbVisualizer
8 12 (27.27%) Java
8 12 (27.27%) DB2
8 12 (27.27%) J2EE
8 12 (27.27%) Flash
8 12 (27.27%) MQSeries
8 12 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 12 (27.27%) LoadRunner
8 12 (27.27%) IBM
8 12 (27.27%) HP
9 11 (25.00%) Linux
9 11 (25.00%) Relational Database

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 12 (27.27%) MQSeries
1 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) FTP
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) DB2
1 12 (27.27%) DbVisualizer
2 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (22.73%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.27%) DTS
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (27.27%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.82%) JIRA
3 3 (6.82%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) FxCop
4 1 (2.27%) StyleCop
4 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Banking
3 12 (27.27%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Tester
2 17 (38.64%) Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Programmer
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Tester
5 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.27%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) XML
2 13 (29.55%) HTML
3 12 (27.27%) J2EE
3 12 (27.27%) Flash
4 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) XSL
5 1 (2.27%) XSLT
5 1 (2.27%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.27%) WCF
5 1 (2.27%) LINQ
5 1 (2.27%) POCO
5 1 (2.27%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (2.27%) WinForms
5 1 (2.27%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) UNIX
2 11 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Automated Testing
2 15 (34.09%) System Testing
3 14 (31.82%) Test Scripting
4 12 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 10 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 8 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Load Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Security Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Analytics
10 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
10 2 (4.55%) Time Management
10 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.27%) BDD
11 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) Java
4 10 (22.73%) C++
4 10 (22.73%) C
4 10 (22.73%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.55%) VBScript
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) ISEB
2 13 (29.55%) Degree
2 13 (29.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) IBM
1 12 (27.27%) HP
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle