The first table below looks at the demand for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 376 273 339
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +66
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 75 173 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.77% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.01% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 62 141 90
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,600 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18838 17086 18386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 78.35% 76.12% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14894 13837 15749
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +4 29 £32,500 -16.66% 2
Surrey -26 16 £35,000 -23.91% 3
West Sussex -8 11 £35,000 +25.00%
Berkshire -57 7 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 6 £34,000 -2.85%
Kent -17 5 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Oxfordshire -10 4 £23,500 -62.40%
East Sussex - 2 £44,522 - 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 67 (44.67%) Test Scripting
2 46 (30.67%) SQL
3 44 (29.33%) QA
4 41 (27.33%) ISEB
5 40 (26.67%) .NET
6 35 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 31 (20.67%) Software Testing
7 31 (20.67%) ISTQB
8 28 (18.67%) Windows
9 26 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (16.00%) JIRA
11 24 (16.00%) HTML
11 24 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 24 (16.00%) Finance
12 23 (15.33%) Integration Testing
13 21 (14.00%) Test Management
13 21 (14.00%) XML
14 20 (13.33%) JavaScript
14 20 (13.33%) Degree
15 19 (12.67%) C#
16 18 (12.00%) Performance Testing
16 18 (12.00%) Manual Testing
16 18 (12.00%) Selenium
17 17 (11.33%) Java
17 17 (11.33%) Project Management
18 16 (10.67%) System Testing
18 16 (10.67%) Test Automation
18 16 (10.67%) Automated Testing
19 15 (10.00%) HP Quality Center

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (6.67%) IIS
2 5 (3.33%) CMS
3 3 (2.00%) Apache
4 2 (1.33%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) MS Office
2 8 (5.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.67%) Multicast
2 1 (0.67%) DVB
2 1 (0.67%) RTP
2 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.00%) MySQL
3 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.67%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (16.00%) JIRA
1 24 (16.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 18 (12.00%) Selenium
3 9 (6.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (4.67%) Subversion
5 6 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.00%) Maven
5 6 (4.00%) TestDirector
6 4 (2.67%) Bugzilla
6 4 (2.67%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.00%) Calabash
7 3 (2.00%) Hudson
8 2 (1.33%) JBehave
8 2 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.33%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (1.33%) Ant
8 2 (1.33%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.33%) Behat
8 2 (1.33%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (16.00%) Finance
2 13 (8.67%) Retail
3 9 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.00%) Back Office
5 5 (3.33%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.00%) Marketing
7 2 (1.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.67%) Electronics
8 1 (0.67%) Local Government
8 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (43.33%) Analyst
2 51 (34.00%) Test Analyst
3 39 (26.00%) Tester
4 17 (11.33%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (9.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 14 (9.33%) Software Tester
6 12 (8.00%) Consultant
7 11 (7.33%) Developer
7 11 (7.33%) Test Team Leader
7 11 (7.33%) Team Leader
8 9 (6.00%) Trainee
8 9 (6.00%) Web Tester
8 9 (6.00%) Automation Analyst
9 8 (5.33%) Product Consultant
9 8 (5.33%) Trainee Consultant
9 8 (5.33%) Graduate
9 8 (5.33%) Test Manager
10 7 (4.67%) Automation Test Analyst
11 6 (4.00%) QA Analyst
11 6 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.67%) .NET
2 24 (16.00%) HTML
3 21 (14.00%) XML
4 11 (7.33%) CSS
5 10 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 9 (6.00%) Web Services
7 8 (5.33%) jQuery
8 6 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (4.00%) XSL
9 5 (3.33%) Ajax
10 4 (2.67%) HTML5
10 4 (2.67%) Spring
10 4 (2.67%) SOAP
10 4 (2.67%) XHTML
10 4 (2.67%) J2ME
11 3 (2.00%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.00%) LAMP
11 3 (2.00%) J2EE
11 3 (2.00%) Spring MVC
12 2 (1.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.33%) EPoS
3 6 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.00%) EMV
4 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.33%) VSAM
4 5 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.00%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.33%) iPad
6 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) Firmware
7 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.67%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.67%) MPEG
7 1 (0.67%) IPTV
7 1 (0.67%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.67%) Windows
2 10 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.67%) UNIX
4 6 (4.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (4.00%) Linux
4 6 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.67%) Android
6 4 (2.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.00%) AIX
8 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (44.67%) Test Scripting
2 31 (20.67%) Software Testing
3 26 (17.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (15.33%) Integration Testing
6 21 (14.00%) Test Management
7 18 (12.00%) Performance Testing
7 18 (12.00%) Manual Testing
8 17 (11.33%) Project Management
9 16 (10.67%) System Testing
9 16 (10.67%) Test Automation
9 16 (10.67%) Automated Testing
10 15 (10.00%) Functional Testing
11 14 (9.33%) V-Model
12 13 (8.67%) Scrum
12 13 (8.67%) User Stories
13 11 (7.33%) Configuration Management
13 11 (7.33%) Web Development
13 11 (7.33%) Web Testing
13 11 (7.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 46 (30.67%) SQL
2 20 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.67%) C#
4 17 (11.33%) Java
5 12 (8.00%) VBScript
6 9 (6.00%) VB
7 8 (5.33%) Progress 4GL
8 5 (3.33%) COBOL
9 4 (2.67%) C
9 4 (2.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.00%) C++
11 2 (1.33%) Perl
11 2 (1.33%) PHP
11 2 (1.33%) Python
12 1 (0.67%) VBA
12 1 (0.67%) Ruby
12 1 (0.67%) XPath
12 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (27.33%) ISEB
2 31 (20.67%) ISTQB
3 20 (13.33%) Degree
4 5 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.67%) ACCA
7 1 (0.67%) CIMA
7 1 (0.67%) HNC
7 1 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (29.33%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 35 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.67%) IBM
3 6 (4.00%) BT
4 5 (3.33%) Oracle
5 4 (2.67%) Fujitsu
5 4 (2.67%) Symbian
5 4 (2.67%) HP
6 3 (2.00%) VMware
6 3 (2.00%) JBoss
7 1 (0.67%) Progress
7 1 (0.67%) Intel
7 1 (0.67%) Citrix
7 1 (0.67%) BMC
7 1 (0.67%) SAP
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