The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 64 64 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 4 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.66% 1.54% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.72% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Average salary £26,500 £26,250 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
Regression Testing
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
492 697 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 81.05% 89.24% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 424 589 480
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Sheffield

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (33.33%) System Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) ISEB
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) iPad
5 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
6 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Test Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft