The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 126 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 11 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% - 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% - 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 11
Average salary £31,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +14.70%
Regression Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1798 2017 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 85.13% 84.01% 82.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1365 1401
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 20 (76.92%) Java
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
4 13 (50.00%) Selenium
5 12 (46.15%) Degree
5 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 12 (46.15%) Web Services
5 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
5 12 (46.15%) User Stories
6 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
7 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (34.62%) QA
8 8 (30.77%) Information Management
8 8 (30.77%) Information Governance
8 8 (30.77%) Secure Coding
8 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
8 8 (30.77%) RESTful
8 8 (30.77%) Open Source
8 8 (30.77%) NoSQL
8 8 (30.77%) Big Data
9 5 (19.23%) LAMP
9 5 (19.23%) Objective-C
9 5 (19.23%) XML
9 5 (19.23%) HTML
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Apache
9 5 (19.23%) PHP
9 5 (19.23%) MySQL

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Big Data
1 8 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Selenium
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (19.23%) Hudson
4 4 (15.38%) Ant
4 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 4 (15.38%) FitNesse
4 4 (15.38%) Gradle
4 4 (15.38%) Grunt
4 4 (15.38%) Maven
4 4 (15.38%) Mocha
4 4 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
4 4 (15.38%) TestNG
5 2 (7.69%) eggPlant
5 2 (7.69%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.85%) MSTest
6 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) French Language
2 2 (7.69%) German Language
2 2 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
1 9 (34.62%) Test Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Automation Tester
3 6 (23.08%) Tester
4 5 (19.23%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) QA Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) QA Test Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Developer in Test
5 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Tester
6 2 (7.69%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) RESTful
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) JSON
3 5 (19.23%) LAMP
3 5 (19.23%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
3 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 4 (15.38%) Physics
4 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Digital Media
5 2 (7.69%) EPoS
5 2 (7.69%) FMCG
5 2 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
3 12 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 12 (46.15%) User Stories
4 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Information Governance
6 8 (30.77%) Information Management
6 8 (30.77%) Open Source
6 8 (30.77%) Secure Coding
6 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
7 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Data Management
7 5 (19.23%) Web Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Build Automation
8 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Scrum
9 3 (11.54%) Test Management
10 2 (7.69%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) Objective-C
3 5 (19.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Capita
1 2 (7.69%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft