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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 67 103 99
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 33 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.02% 0.48% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 0.56% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 5 5
Average salary £40,500 £60,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +79.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +14.70%
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
980 898 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.83% 86.18% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 856 802 857
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Kent region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram 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 9 February 2016. 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
Chatham - 6 £42,500 -
Maidstone - 1 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 44 (83.02%) Test Scripting
2 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 33 (62.26%) Test Strategy
3 28 (52.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (50.94%) Integration Testing
4 27 (50.94%) System Integration Testing
5 24 (45.28%) ISEB
6 22 (41.51%) QA
6 22 (41.51%) SDLC
7 21 (39.62%) ISTQB
8 20 (37.74%) SQL
9 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
9 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (28.30%) WebDriver
10 15 (28.30%) Selenium
11 13 (24.53%) Automation Testing
12 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (22.64%) Scrum
12 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
12 12 (22.64%) C#
13 11 (20.75%) HTML
13 11 (20.75%) CSS
13 11 (20.75%) .NET
13 11 (20.75%) DOM
13 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
13 11 (20.75%) System Testing
13 11 (20.75%) Cucumber
13 11 (20.75%) SpecFlow
13 11 (20.75%) Gherkin
14 10 (18.87%) BDD

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Selenium
1 15 (28.30%) WebDriver
2 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (20.75%) Cucumber
3 11 (20.75%) SpecFlow
4 3 (5.66%) Robot Framework
4 3 (5.66%) Sahi
4 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (62.26%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Analyst
2 29 (54.72%) Test Analyst
3 16 (30.19%) Financial Analyst
4 14 (26.42%) Service Analyst
4 14 (26.42%) Tester
5 13 (24.53%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (24.53%) Senior Test Analyst
6 11 (20.75%) Automation Tester
7 8 (15.09%) Senior Financial Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Test Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) AS400 Test Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Java Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Banking Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Test Automation Manager
11 1 (1.89%) Software Manager
11 1 (1.89%) Web Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) .NET
1 11 (20.75%) CSS
1 11 (20.75%) DOM
1 11 (20.75%) Gherkin
1 11 (20.75%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) SOAP
2 3 (5.66%) XML
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) AS400
2 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) Test Scripting
2 33 (62.26%) Test Strategy
3 28 (52.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (50.94%) Integration Testing
4 27 (50.94%) System Integration Testing
5 22 (41.51%) SDLC
6 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (24.53%) Automation Testing
8 12 (22.64%) Scrum
9 11 (20.75%) System Testing
10 10 (18.87%) BDD
10 10 (18.87%) Kanban
10 10 (18.87%) Time Management
11 9 (16.98%) Automated Testing
12 7 (13.21%) Software Testing
13 6 (11.32%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (11.32%) Line Management
13 6 (11.32%) Manual Testing
14 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
14 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) Java
3 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) Python
4 3 (5.66%) Ruby
4 3 (5.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (45.28%) ISEB
2 21 (39.62%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (41.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) HP