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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 165 143 134
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 17 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.46% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.55% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 17
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,164 £40,800 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,689
% change year-on-year
- +7.06%
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
3173 2200 2255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.16% 84.55% 81.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2393 1672 1867
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 £28,500 £28,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (64.44%) Test Scripting
2 22 (48.89%) ISEB
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (44.44%) QA
4 16 (35.56%) Automation Testing
5 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 14 (31.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (31.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 12 (26.67%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 12 (26.67%) Business Analysis
7 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
8 11 (24.44%) Project Planning
8 11 (24.44%) Java
8 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
9 10 (22.22%) Selenium
10 9 (20.00%) IBM
10 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
11 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
11 8 (17.78%) .NET
11 8 (17.78%) Scrum
11 8 (17.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (17.78%) V-Model
12 7 (15.56%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
12 7 (15.56%) BDD
12 7 (15.56%) TDD
12 7 (15.56%) PHP
12 7 (15.56%) C#

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Selenium
2 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.33%) Behat
3 6 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (13.33%) LoadRunner
4 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.22%) MSTest
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.22%) JUnit
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) WATIR
6 1 (2.22%) Flex Builder
6 1 (2.22%) TestNG
6 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.33%) Retail
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Analyst
2 27 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 14 (31.11%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (31.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Tester
5 6 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Trainee
6 3 (6.67%) Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Test Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Junior Software Tester
8 1 (2.22%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Automated Test Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Junior
8 1 (2.22%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) SOAP
2 6 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) Flash
4 1 (2.22%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.22%) LAMP
4 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.22%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) EPoS
1 6 (13.33%) EFTPOS
2 3 (6.67%) iSeries
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.22%) IVR
3 1 (2.22%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Test Scripting
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) Automation Testing
4 15 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 14 (31.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 12 (26.67%) Integration Acceptance Testing
6 12 (26.67%) Business Analysis
7 11 (24.44%) Project Planning
8 9 (20.00%) Test Strategy
9 8 (17.78%) V-Model
9 8 (17.78%) Scrum
9 8 (17.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (15.56%) TDD
10 7 (15.56%) BDD
11 6 (13.33%) DevOps
11 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
11 6 (13.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) Java
3 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) PHP
4 7 (15.56%) C#
5 6 (13.33%) C++
5 6 (13.33%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) ISEB
2 14 (31.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (44.44%) QA
2 6 (13.33%) HL7
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) IBM
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
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