The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 55 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.82% 0.54% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 0.67% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £29,500 £42,750 £21,850
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.99% +95.65%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
445 298 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 81.20% 81.20% 76.24%
Number of salaries quoted 382 254 279
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Regression Testing
Leicestershire

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 25 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) Time Management
2 11 (57.89%) Integration Testing
2 11 (57.89%) C
2 11 (57.89%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) Python
2 11 (57.89%) ISEB
2 11 (57.89%) Firmware
3 9 (47.37%) VHDL
3 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Logistics
4 5 (26.32%) QA
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) Selenium

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Test Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Software Test Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Firmware
2 9 (47.37%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Time Management
2 11 (57.89%) Integration Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
3 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Logistics
5 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C
1 11 (57.89%) C++
1 11 (57.89%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) ISEB
2 9 (47.37%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
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