The first table below looks at the demand for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 139 126 122
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 4 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.83% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 1.23% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 17
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1858 1463 1737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.21% 67.67% 72.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1124 1474
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Regression Testing
Berkshire

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Reading

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) Test Management
1 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (50.00%) V-Model
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (50.00%) BT
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 4 (33.33%) VSAM
4 4 (33.33%) COBOL
4 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 4 (33.33%) CA Endevor
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
4 4 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) VB
6 2 (16.67%) TestDirector

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) VSAM
2 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 4 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Test Management
1 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (50.00%) V-Model
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Distribution
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) COBOL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) CA Endevor
2 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) BT
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu