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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 71 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 4 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.54% 1.26% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.52% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Average salary £37,000 £41,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +67.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
587 394 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 78.90% 82.95% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 474 335 414
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Confluence
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
2 2 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) TestNG
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian