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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 123 158 116
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -42
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 51 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.38% 0.66% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.77% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 51 23 14
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -38.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
3266 3118 2332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.34% 85.10% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2587 2493 1866
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 March 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 66 (78.57%) ISEB
2 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (54.76%) Automated Testing
4 43 (51.19%) Integration Testing
4 43 (51.19%) Test Scripting
5 40 (47.62%) SQL
5 40 (47.62%) Compatibility Testing
6 29 (34.52%) UNIX
7 27 (32.14%) Java
7 27 (32.14%) Test Automation
8 24 (28.57%) Test Strategy
9 23 (27.38%) Functional Testing
10 22 (26.19%) C#
11 21 (25.00%) QA
11 21 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 20 (23.81%) System Testing
13 18 (21.43%) Service Delivery
14 17 (20.24%) Automation Testing
15 15 (17.86%) Software Testing
15 15 (17.86%) ISTQB
16 12 (14.29%) Manual Testing
17 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
18 9 (10.71%) Project Planning
18 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
18 9 (10.71%) Integration Acceptance Testing
18 9 (10.71%) MS Office
18 9 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
19 8 (9.52%) Test Management
19 8 (9.52%) Finance
20 5 (5.95%) Selenium

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.19%) Big Data
1 1 (1.19%) Impala
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Selenium
2 3 (3.57%) JIRA
2 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.19%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Legal
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (48.81%) Analyst
1 41 (48.81%) Test Analyst
2 14 (16.67%) Tester
2 14 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
2 14 (16.67%) Functional Test Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 11 (13.10%) Test Leader
5 9 (10.71%) Software Tester
6 8 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.38%) Systems Tester
11 1 (1.19%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) .NET
1 2 (2.38%) SOAP
1 2 (2.38%) XML
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.19%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.52%) UNIX
2 1 (1.19%) Android
2 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.76%) Automated Testing
3 43 (51.19%) Integration Testing
3 43 (51.19%) Test Scripting
4 40 (47.62%) Compatibility Testing
5 27 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 24 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 23 (27.38%) Functional Testing
8 20 (23.81%) System Testing
9 18 (21.43%) Service Delivery
10 17 (20.24%) Automation Testing
11 15 (17.86%) Software Testing
12 12 (14.29%) Manual Testing
13 11 (13.10%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (10.71%) Project Planning
14 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
14 9 (10.71%) Integration Acceptance Testing
14 9 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
15 8 (9.52%) Test Management
16 4 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.62%) SQL
2 27 (32.14%) Java
3 22 (26.19%) C#
4 1 (1.19%) C++
4 1 (1.19%) PHP
4 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.19%) Ruby
4 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 66 (78.57%) ISEB
2 21 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 15 (17.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (4.76%) Citrix
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.19%) HP
3 1 (1.19%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle
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