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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 125 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 11 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.33% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Average salary £55,000 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,661 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.15% +1.88%
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 1810 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.14% 76.27% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1225 1279
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Selenium
4 6 (35.29%) QA
5 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) Build Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Grunt
6 4 (23.53%) Visualforce
6 4 (23.53%) Apex Code
6 4 (23.53%) SaaS
6 4 (23.53%) Information Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) Mocha
6 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
6 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) Gradle
6 4 (23.53%) Jenkins

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
1 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
2 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) CTI
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) FitNesse
2 4 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (23.53%) TestNG
2 4 (23.53%) Mocha
2 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
2 4 (23.53%) Gradle
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Grunt
2 4 (23.53%) Ant
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) QADirector
3 3 (17.65%) TestDirector
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium IDE
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) QA Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) QA Test Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Senior QA Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
3 3 (17.65%) AWS Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) Visualforce
3 1 (5.88%) COM
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) IVR
2 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
2 4 (23.53%) Physics
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) SDLC
4 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Information Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Build Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) User Stories
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) Data Management
4 4 (23.53%) Release Management
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (23.53%) Siebel
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