The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 140 154 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -48
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 40 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.09% 0.53% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.63% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 25
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.85%
Regression Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3245 2839 2371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.76% 83.62% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2591 2199 1956
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 64 (74.42%) ISEB
2 50 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (52.33%) Test Scripting
4 44 (51.16%) Automated Testing
5 33 (38.37%) Integration Testing
6 29 (33.72%) Compatibility Testing
7 26 (30.23%) SQL
8 25 (29.07%) QA
9 24 (27.91%) Test Automation
9 24 (27.91%) Test Strategy
10 23 (26.74%) ISTQB
11 22 (25.58%) Functional Testing
12 21 (24.42%) Finance
13 20 (23.26%) Automation Testing
14 19 (22.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 17 (19.77%) Service Delivery
15 17 (19.77%) Java
15 17 (19.77%) UNIX
16 16 (18.60%) Test Management
17 15 (17.44%) Software Testing
18 14 (16.28%) Manual Testing
18 14 (16.28%) System Testing
19 11 (12.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
19 11 (12.79%) Line Management
19 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
19 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
20 10 (11.63%) C#
20 10 (11.63%) Integration Acceptance Testing
20 10 (11.63%) Non-Functional Testing
20 10 (11.63%) Business Analysis

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) Drupal
2 1 (1.16%) WordPress
2 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) MySQL
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.16%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.16%) Big Data
1 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.16%) Impala
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Selenium
2 4 (4.65%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.49%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.33%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.16%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.16%) TestNG
5 1 (1.16%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) JUnit
5 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (24.42%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Legal
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (55.81%) Analyst
2 47 (54.65%) Test Analyst
3 18 (20.93%) Test Manager
4 15 (17.44%) Functional Analyst
4 15 (17.44%) Functional Test Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) Test Leader
6 11 (12.79%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (12.79%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (9.30%) Tester
7 8 (9.30%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Software Tester
9 4 (4.65%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.49%) Test Team Leader
10 3 (3.49%) Software Test Analyst
11 2 (2.33%) Test Engineer
11 2 (2.33%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (2.33%) Software Engineer
12 1 (1.16%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) SOAP
2 3 (3.49%) .NET
2 3 (3.49%) XML
3 2 (2.33%) LAMP
4 1 (1.16%) Symfony
4 1 (1.16%) jQuery
4 1 (1.16%) REST
4 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.33%) Open Source
3 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.77%) UNIX
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (52.33%) Test Scripting
3 44 (51.16%) Automated Testing
4 33 (38.37%) Integration Testing
5 29 (33.72%) Compatibility Testing
6 24 (27.91%) Test Automation
6 24 (27.91%) Test Strategy
7 22 (25.58%) Functional Testing
8 20 (23.26%) Automation Testing
9 17 (19.77%) Service Delivery
10 16 (18.60%) Test Management
11 15 (17.44%) Software Testing
12 14 (16.28%) Manual Testing
12 14 (16.28%) System Testing
13 11 (12.79%) Line Management
14 10 (11.63%) Non-Functional Testing
14 10 (11.63%) Business Analysis
14 10 (11.63%) Project Planning
14 10 (11.63%) Integration Acceptance Testing
15 9 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.23%) SQL
2 17 (19.77%) Java
3 10 (11.63%) C#
4 2 (2.33%) PHP
4 2 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.16%) Scala
5 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.16%) C++
5 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.16%) VBScript
5 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (74.42%) ISEB
2 23 (26.74%) ISTQB
3 19 (22.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (12.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.16%) Degree
5 1 (1.16%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.07%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) Citrix
3 1 (1.16%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.16%) HP
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle
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