The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank - 52 54
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.81% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.11% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £41,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,689
% change year-on-year
- +7.06%
Regression Testing
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
551 271 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.39% 73.44% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 510 256 308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Northampton

Regression Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Velocity
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft