The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 57 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 2 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.47% 3.00% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 3.57% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 2
Average salary £19,750 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.91% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,550 £24,750 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £38,750 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Regression Testing
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
324 476 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 76.06% 83.95% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 269 405 266
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,610 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Leicester region.

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Leicester

Regression Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Web Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainee
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft