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 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 313 334 344
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 123 114 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.69% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 102 98 64
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17638 16433 17516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.80% 74.49% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13863 13370 14876
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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
Surrey +29 53 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Berkshire +3 21 £40,000 -14.89% 3
Oxfordshire +10 19 £32,750 +5.64% 1
Hampshire +3 18 £35,500 -6.57% 1
Kent -7 9 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 2 £33,500 -0.74% 3
West Sussex -25 1 £27,500 -5.17% 1
East Sussex -31 1 £37,500 +13.63%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 76 (37.62%) Degree
2 75 (37.13%) Microsoft
3 74 (36.63%) SQL
4 64 (31.68%) Unit Testing
5 59 (29.21%) .NET
6 58 (28.71%) Computer Science
6 58 (28.71%) Finance
7 57 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (28.22%) C#
8 54 (26.73%) Software Engineering
9 53 (26.24%) User Stories
10 52 (25.74%) JavaScript
10 52 (25.74%) SQL Server
11 50 (24.75%) Test Scripting
12 49 (24.26%) HP Quality Center
13 48 (23.76%) Performance Testing
14 47 (23.27%) QA
15 42 (20.79%) Software Testing
16 41 (20.30%) HTML
17 38 (18.81%) Workflow
18 37 (18.32%) CSS
19 36 (17.82%) Validation
20 35 (17.33%) ISEB
21 34 (16.83%) Workflow Management
22 33 (16.34%) User Acceptance Testing
22 33 (16.34%) Java
23 32 (15.84%) C++
23 32 (15.84%) Linux
23 32 (15.84%) Automated Testing
23 32 (15.84%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (2.48%) IIS
2 4 (1.98%) CMS
3 3 (1.49%) Apache
4 2 (0.99%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) SAS
5 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (10.89%) MS Office
2 6 (2.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.94%) Internet
2 6 (2.97%) Firewall
3 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.99%) Wireless
5 1 (0.50%) LAN
5 1 (0.50%) WAN
5 1 (0.50%) InfiniBand
5 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.97%) MySQL
4 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.50%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (15.35%) Rhino Mocks
1 31 (15.35%) NUnit
2 30 (14.85%) Visual Studio
3 29 (14.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (13.86%) Selenium
5 19 (9.41%) JIRA
6 15 (7.43%) CMake
7 14 (6.93%) QuickTest Pro
8 11 (5.45%) WinRunner
9 10 (4.95%) Maven
10 9 (4.46%) Git (software)
11 8 (3.96%) Jenkins
11 8 (3.96%) Behat
11 8 (3.96%) Subversion
11 8 (3.96%) Ant
12 7 (3.47%) TestDirector
13 6 (2.97%) WebDriver
14 4 (1.98%) Cucumber
15 3 (1.49%) Bugzilla
15 3 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 58 (28.71%) Finance
2 16 (7.92%) Retail
3 10 (4.95%) Investment Banking
3 10 (4.95%) Banking
3 10 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.97%) Back Office
5 5 (2.48%) Marketing
6 4 (1.98%) Games
7 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.99%) Electronics
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (30.20%) Analyst
2 57 (28.22%) Developer
3 43 (21.29%) Tester
3 43 (21.29%) Test Analyst
4 26 (12.87%) Test Engineer
5 24 (11.88%) Software Engineer
6 18 (8.91%) Software Tester
6 18 (8.91%) Automation Engineer
7 17 (8.42%) QA Engineer
7 17 (8.42%) Software Developer
8 16 (7.92%) .NET Developer
8 16 (7.92%) Automation Analyst
9 14 (6.93%) Junior
9 14 (6.93%) QA Analyst
9 14 (6.93%) QA Tester
10 12 (5.94%) Senior Test Engineer
10 12 (5.94%) Test Manager
11 11 (5.45%) Team Leader
11 11 (5.45%) Junior Developer
11 11 (5.45%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (29.21%) .NET
2 41 (20.30%) HTML
3 37 (18.32%) CSS
4 26 (12.87%) HTML5
5 23 (11.39%) CSS3
6 22 (10.89%) XML
7 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET
8 16 (7.92%) Web Services
9 8 (3.96%) Gherkin
10 6 (2.97%) jQuery
10 6 (2.97%) XSLT
11 5 (2.48%) OpenGL
11 5 (2.48%) OpenCL
12 4 (1.98%) Spring
12 4 (1.98%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.98%) XSL
12 4 (1.98%) SOAP
13 3 (1.49%) Ajax
13 3 (1.49%) Spring MVC
13 3 (1.49%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 58 (28.71%) Computer Science
2 25 (12.38%) Mathematics
3 15 (7.43%) Robotics
4 11 (5.45%) Physics
5 9 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.96%) EPoS
7 7 (3.47%) EMV
8 6 (2.97%) Kindle
8 6 (2.97%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.48%) CUDA
10 4 (1.98%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.98%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.49%) Firmware
11 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.49%) iPad
12 2 (0.99%) Open Source
12 2 (0.99%) Chip and PIN
13 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.50%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.84%) Linux
2 30 (14.85%) Windows
3 15 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (4.95%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (4.95%) Windows XP
5 8 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.96%) Windows Vista
6 6 (2.97%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.48%) UNIX
8 4 (1.98%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.98%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.98%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.99%) Android
9 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.99%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (31.68%) Unit Testing
2 57 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (26.73%) Software Engineering
4 53 (26.24%) User Stories
5 50 (24.75%) Test Scripting
6 48 (23.76%) Performance Testing
7 42 (20.79%) Software Testing
8 38 (18.81%) Workflow
9 36 (17.82%) Validation
10 34 (16.83%) Workflow Management
11 33 (16.34%) User Acceptance Testing
12 32 (15.84%) Automated Testing
12 32 (15.84%) Test Automation
13 31 (15.35%) Code Coverage
14 27 (13.37%) System Testing
14 27 (13.37%) Financial Modelling
15 22 (10.89%) Test Management
15 22 (10.89%) Integration Testing
16 20 (9.90%) Manual Testing
17 18 (8.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 74 (36.63%) SQL
2 57 (28.22%) C#
3 52 (25.74%) JavaScript
4 33 (16.34%) Java
5 32 (15.84%) C++
6 22 (10.89%) Python
7 12 (5.94%) VBScript
8 8 (3.96%) VB
9 5 (2.48%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.98%) C
10 4 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.49%) Perl
12 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.99%) PHP
13 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.50%) VBA
13 1 (0.50%) XPath
13 1 (0.50%) Ruby
13 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 76 (37.62%) Degree
2 35 (17.33%) ISEB
3 30 (14.85%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.45%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (3.47%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.98%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) CIMA
8 1 (0.50%) ACCA
8 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (23.27%) QA
2 7 (3.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.99%) VMware ESX
1 2 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 49 (24.26%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.98%) Opsview
Vendors
1 75 (37.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.46%) Citrix
3 7 (3.47%) Oracle
3 7 (3.47%) TOWER Software
4 6 (2.97%) Fujitsu
5 3 (1.49%) JBoss
5 3 (1.49%) CA
6 2 (0.99%) Telerik
6 2 (0.99%) VMware
6 2 (0.99%) HP
6 2 (0.99%) NetApp
6 2 (0.99%) IBM
6 2 (0.99%) Symbian
7 1 (0.50%) SAP
7 1 (0.50%) Progress
7 1 (0.50%) BT
7 1 (0.50%) Intel
7 1 (0.50%) Informatica
7 1 (0.50%) BMC
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