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 28 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 134 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 7 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% - 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 12
Average salary £37,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1724 1576 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.36% 69.89% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1185 1229 1445
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
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 28 July 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Test Management
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) TestDirector
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) System Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
3 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (36.36%) Software Distribution
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Opsview
3 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Fujitsu
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) JMeter
5 2 (18.18%) Electronics
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) TestDirector
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
2 2 (18.18%) JMeter
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) jMock
2 2 (18.18%) LoadUI
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Test Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Trainee Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Trainee
2 3 (27.27%) Graduate
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) JMS
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Management
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) System Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Software Distribution
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) V-Model
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (36.36%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Fujitsu
2 1 (9.09%) BT