The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 60 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 7 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.26% 0.45% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.55% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 12
Average salary £45,500 £36,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.51% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £39,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Regression Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
475 544 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 85.59% 81.93% 82.55%
Number of salaries quoted 408 463 522
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Somerset

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Somerset

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 7 £45,500 -
Regression Testing
South West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Equities
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) TestComplete
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Windows

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (33.33%) TestComplete
1 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Sophos