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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 149 159 161
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 32 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.95% 0.83% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.92% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £45,000 £45,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.70%
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
2965 3165 2805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.35% 90.43% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2454 2531 2145
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 39 (68.42%) Test Scripting
2 36 (63.16%) Selenium
3 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (57.89%) Software Testing
5 30 (52.63%) ISEB
6 28 (49.12%) Java
7 27 (47.37%) SDLC
8 25 (43.86%) Scrum
9 24 (42.11%) BDD
10 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
11 21 (36.84%) C#
12 20 (35.09%) TDD
13 19 (33.33%) Ruby
13 19 (33.33%) .NET
13 19 (33.33%) Cucumber
14 18 (31.58%) Test Management
15 17 (29.82%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (29.82%) QA
16 16 (28.07%) JSON
16 16 (28.07%) RIA
16 16 (28.07%) Open Source
16 16 (28.07%) Behat
16 16 (28.07%) C++
16 16 (28.07%) PHP
16 16 (28.07%) SQL
16 16 (28.07%) XML
16 16 (28.07%) Internet
16 16 (28.07%) LAMP
17 15 (26.32%) Automated Testing
17 15 (26.32%) Functional Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (63.16%) Selenium
2 19 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (12.28%) JIRA
3 7 (12.28%) SoapUI
3 7 (12.28%) WebDriver
4 4 (7.02%) SilkTest
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.51%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.51%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.51%) JMeter
6 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.75%) JUnit
7 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Analyst
1 26 (45.61%) Test Engineer
2 24 (42.11%) Test Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) Tester
4 8 (14.04%) Automation Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) QA Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) QA Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) QA Test Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) QA Test Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) QA Tester
6 6 (10.53%) Java Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Software Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Automated Tester
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) Behat
2 16 (28.07%) JSON
2 16 (28.07%) LAMP
2 16 (28.07%) XML
3 5 (8.77%) SOAP
4 4 (7.02%) CSS
4 4 (7.02%) HTML
4 4 (7.02%) J2EE
4 4 (7.02%) Web Services
5 3 (5.26%) CSS3
5 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.26%) HTML5
5 3 (5.26%) JSP
5 3 (5.26%) Spring
6 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.75%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) RIA
2 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Test Scripting
2 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (57.89%) Software Testing
4 27 (47.37%) SDLC
5 25 (43.86%) Scrum
6 24 (42.11%) BDD
7 20 (35.09%) TDD
8 18 (31.58%) Test Management
9 17 (29.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (28.07%) Open Source
11 15 (26.32%) Automated Testing
11 15 (26.32%) Functional Testing
12 13 (22.81%) Defect Management
13 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
14 7 (12.28%) QA Automation
14 7 (12.28%) Test Strategy
14 7 (12.28%) Workflow
15 6 (10.53%) API Testing
16 5 (8.77%) Non-Functional Testing
17 4 (7.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) Java
2 22 (38.60%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.84%) C#
4 19 (33.33%) Ruby
5 16 (28.07%) C++
5 16 (28.07%) PHP
5 16 (28.07%) SQL
6 2 (3.51%) Python
6 2 (3.51%) VBScript
7 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) ISEB
2 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 13 (22.81%) ISTQB
2 13 (22.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (8.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Telerik
2 5 (8.77%) HP
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Salary: £competitive plus 12% bonus, pension, PHI etc
Posted: 18 days ago