The first table below looks at the demand for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 169 154 133
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -21
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 12 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.18% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 9
Average salary £28,750 £29,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.70% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,050 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £33,100
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3176 2254 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.71% 80.96% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2547 1807 1615
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Regression Testing
West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
4 5 (27.78%) QA
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) UML
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Web Testing
7 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) SLA
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) ISEB

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.56%) Wholesale Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Tester
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Implementation Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) Flash
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Statistics
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) UML
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Web Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) ABAP
4 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) HP