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 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 76 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 20 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.01% 1.31% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.62% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 9
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
831 866 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 80.93% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 687 745 552
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
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 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 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
Tunbridge Wells +27 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 38 (84.44%) MS Office
2 32 (71.11%) XML
2 32 (71.11%) SQL
3 31 (68.89%) ISEB
4 30 (66.67%) C#
5 29 (64.44%) HP
5 29 (64.44%) HP Quality Center
6 28 (62.22%) System Testing
7 27 (60.00%) SOAP
7 27 (60.00%) SoapUI
7 27 (60.00%) Ranorex
8 26 (57.78%) Degree
9 25 (55.56%) Manual Testing
9 25 (55.56%) Automation Testing
10 24 (53.33%) Test Automation
11 17 (37.78%) ETL
12 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 14 (31.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (28.89%) Automated Testing
14 13 (28.89%) .NET
15 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
15 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
16 9 (20.00%) Citrix
16 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
16 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
17 8 (17.78%) SOA
18 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
19 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
20 5 (11.11%) Client/Server

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (84.44%) MS Office
2 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (60.00%) SoapUI
1 27 (60.00%) Ranorex
2 14 (31.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) Selenium
4 3 (6.67%) FitNesse
4 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Test Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Tester
4 9 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
4 9 (20.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Manual Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.22%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) XML
2 27 (60.00%) SOAP
3 13 (28.89%) .NET
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.67%) HTML
5 3 (6.67%) XSLT
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) System Testing
2 25 (55.56%) Manual Testing
2 25 (55.56%) Automation Testing
3 24 (53.33%) Test Automation
4 17 (37.78%) ETL
5 13 (28.89%) Automated Testing
6 8 (17.78%) SOA
7 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.89%) Scrum
9 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.67%) OOP
10 3 (6.67%) OO
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
12 1 (2.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) SQL
2 30 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) XPath
4 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) ISEB
2 26 (57.78%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 29 (64.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) HP
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) Red Gate
Maidstone, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 13 days ago