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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 48 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.44% 0.21% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.24% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -20.93%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
384 410 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 91.87% 87.42% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 306 347 289
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £45,000 £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 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 29 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 6 (75.00%) SAP
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) V-Model
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) HP UFT
2 5 (62.50%) NUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) HP UFT
1 5 (62.50%) NUnit
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Trainee Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Trainee
2 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) V-Model
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP