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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 139 167 143
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 38 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.06% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 7
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,164 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
3232 3222 2304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.48% 86.20% 87.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2553 2447 1763
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 77 (77.00%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (74.00%) SDLC
3 71 (71.00%) SQL
4 66 (66.00%) Java
5 65 (65.00%) C#
6 61 (61.00%) ISEB
7 54 (54.00%) Integration Testing
8 49 (49.00%) Compatibility Testing
9 44 (44.00%) Test Strategy
9 44 (44.00%) UNIX
10 40 (40.00%) Test Scripting
11 35 (35.00%) System Testing
11 35 (35.00%) System Integration Testing
12 27 (27.00%) Selenium
13 25 (25.00%) Test Automation
14 22 (22.00%) Scrum
15 18 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (18.00%) Software Testing
16 17 (17.00%) BDD
16 17 (17.00%) JavaScript
17 16 (16.00%) Test Management
18 13 (13.00%) ISTQB
19 12 (12.00%) PHP
20 11 (11.00%) C++
20 11 (11.00%) .NET
20 11 (11.00%) TDD
20 11 (11.00%) Ruby
20 11 (11.00%) Kanban
21 10 (10.00%) Cucumber
21 10 (10.00%) Behat

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (3.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (3.00%) JBoss
1 3 (3.00%) Apache
1 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (3.00%) ATG Dynamo
1 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (27.00%) Selenium
2 10 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (10.00%) Behat
3 6 (6.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (6.00%) JIRA
4 5 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 5 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.00%) JMeter
5 3 (3.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (3.00%) Games
2 2 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (24.00%) Test Engineer
2 23 (23.00%) Test Manager
3 20 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 17 (17.00%) Test Analyst
4 17 (17.00%) Analyst
5 15 (15.00%) Software Engineer
6 14 (14.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 11 (11.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 11 (11.00%) Automation Analyst
7 11 (11.00%) Tester
8 8 (8.00%) Software Tester
9 7 (7.00%) Senior Test Analyst
9 7 (7.00%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Functional Test Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.00%) Java Developer
12 3 (3.00%) QA Analyst
12 3 (3.00%) QA Test Analyst
13 2 (2.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) .NET
2 8 (8.00%) XML
2 8 (8.00%) LAMP
3 6 (6.00%) J2EE
3 6 (6.00%) HTML
4 5 (5.00%) JSON
5 3 (3.00%) HTML5
5 3 (3.00%) CSS3
5 3 (3.00%) CSS
5 3 (3.00%) JSP
5 3 (3.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.00%) Spring
6 2 (2.00%) Velocity
7 1 (1.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) RIA
2 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.00%) User Experience
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) GIS
4 2 (2.00%) Online Games
4 2 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.00%) UNIX
2 1 (1.00%) Android
2 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (77.00%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (74.00%) SDLC
3 54 (54.00%) Integration Testing
4 49 (49.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 44 (44.00%) Test Strategy
6 40 (40.00%) Test Scripting
7 35 (35.00%) System Testing
7 35 (35.00%) System Integration Testing
8 25 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 22 (22.00%) Scrum
10 18 (18.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (18.00%) Software Testing
11 17 (17.00%) BDD
12 16 (16.00%) Test Management
13 11 (11.00%) Kanban
13 11 (11.00%) TDD
14 10 (10.00%) Functional Testing
15 9 (9.00%) Automation Testing
15 9 (9.00%) Software Engineering
16 8 (8.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (71.00%) SQL
2 66 (66.00%) Java
3 65 (65.00%) C#
4 17 (17.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.00%) PHP
6 11 (11.00%) C++
6 11 (11.00%) Ruby
7 8 (8.00%) Python
8 5 (5.00%) VBScript
9 3 (3.00%) C
Qualifications
1 61 (61.00%) ISEB
2 13 (13.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (9.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (5.00%) Telerik
2 3 (3.00%) hybris
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle
2 3 (3.00%) IBM
2 3 (3.00%) BEA
2 3 (3.00%) ATG
3 1 (1.00%) Citrix
3 1 (1.00%) Facebook
3 1 (1.00%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago