The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 90 92 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.78% 0.76% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.92% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 11
Average salary £30,000 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.77% -16.87%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £33,030
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +5.96%
Regression Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
854 975 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.32% 82.07% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 728 855 506
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,475 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Kent

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Maidstone +8 1 £27,500 +3.77% 1
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 31 (83.78%) MS Office
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 25 (67.57%) XML
3 24 (64.86%) C#
3 24 (64.86%) ISEB
4 23 (62.16%) HP
4 23 (62.16%) System Testing
4 23 (62.16%) HP Quality Center
5 21 (56.76%) SoapUI
5 21 (56.76%) SOAP
5 21 (56.76%) Ranorex
6 20 (54.05%) Automation Testing
6 20 (54.05%) Degree
7 19 (51.35%) Manual Testing
8 17 (45.95%) Test Automation
8 17 (45.95%) ETL
9 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
10 13 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
12 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
13 10 (27.03%) .NET
13 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
14 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (21.62%) Citrix
14 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
14 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (18.92%) SOA
15 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
17 5 (13.51%) Client/Server

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (83.78%) MS Office
2 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (56.76%) SoapUI
1 21 (56.76%) Ranorex
2 13 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) NUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Test Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Tester
4 9 (24.32%) Senior Test Engineer
5 8 (21.62%) Senior Tester
5 8 (21.62%) Senior Software Tester
5 8 (21.62%) Software Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Test Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Manual Tester
8 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) XML
2 21 (56.76%) SOAP
3 10 (27.03%) .NET
4 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) XSLT
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) System Testing
2 20 (54.05%) Automation Testing
3 19 (51.35%) Manual Testing
4 17 (45.95%) Test Automation
4 17 (45.95%) ETL
5 11 (29.73%) Automated Testing
6 7 (18.92%) SOA
6 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
10 2 (5.41%) Scrum
10 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.41%) OOP
10 2 (5.41%) OO
11 1 (2.70%) Change Management
11 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 24 (64.86%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) ISEB
2 20 (54.05%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 23 (62.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) HP
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Red Gate
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