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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 146 160 127
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 34 16 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.02% 0.49% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.60% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 32
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £27,125 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
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 24 December 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (73.02%) ISEB
2 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (47.62%) Test Scripting
4 24 (38.10%) Automated Testing
5 22 (34.92%) QA
6 21 (33.33%) Finance
7 20 (31.75%) ISTQB
7 20 (31.75%) Test Strategy
8 19 (30.16%) Integration Testing
8 19 (30.16%) Automation Testing
9 16 (25.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 15 (23.81%) Manual Testing
11 14 (22.22%) Functional Testing
12 13 (20.63%) Software Testing
12 13 (20.63%) Compatibility Testing
12 13 (20.63%) Test Management
13 12 (19.05%) Java
13 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
13 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
14 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
14 11 (17.46%) Selenium
14 11 (17.46%) Non-Functional Testing
14 11 (17.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 11 (17.46%) Line Management
15 10 (15.87%) Integration Acceptance Testing
15 10 (15.87%) Business Analysis
15 10 (15.87%) Project Planning
16 9 (14.29%) TDD
17 8 (12.70%) System Testing
18 7 (11.11%) SQL

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.17%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) Drupal
2 1 (1.59%) WordPress
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Selenium
2 6 (9.52%) WebDriver
3 5 (7.94%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (6.35%) LoadRunner
5 3 (4.76%) JIRA
5 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.17%) TestNG
6 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.17%) JUnit
6 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.59%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) WATIR
7 1 (1.59%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Analyst
2 40 (63.49%) Test Analyst
3 17 (26.98%) Senior Analyst
3 17 (26.98%) Senior Test Analyst
4 14 (22.22%) Test Manager
5 9 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Test Leader
6 6 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) QA Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Test Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Tester
10 1 (1.59%) Junior
10 1 (1.59%) Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Senior Tester
10 1 (1.59%) Junior Developer
10 1 (1.59%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) XML
2 4 (6.35%) SOAP
3 3 (4.76%) .NET
3 3 (4.76%) LAMP
4 2 (3.17%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.59%) Symfony
5 1 (1.59%) jQuery
5 1 (1.59%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.59%) NHS
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) Test Scripting
3 24 (38.10%) Automated Testing
4 20 (31.75%) Test Strategy
5 19 (30.16%) Integration Testing
5 19 (30.16%) Automation Testing
6 15 (23.81%) Manual Testing
7 14 (22.22%) Functional Testing
8 13 (20.63%) Compatibility Testing
8 13 (20.63%) Test Management
8 13 (20.63%) Software Testing
9 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
10 11 (17.46%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (17.46%) Line Management
11 10 (15.87%) Project Planning
11 10 (15.87%) Business Analysis
11 10 (15.87%) Integration Acceptance Testing
12 9 (14.29%) TDD
13 8 (12.70%) System Testing
14 7 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.59%) VBScript
3 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.59%) Python
3 1 (1.59%) Ruby
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) PHP
3 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (73.02%) ISEB
2 20 (31.75%) ISTQB
3 16 (25.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (17.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (34.92%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) HL7
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.59%) HP
2 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
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