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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 322 330 348
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 126 116 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.52% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.70% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 106 102 64
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,350 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17380 16483 17603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.76% 74.33% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13682 13451 14960
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 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 22 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 22 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 +43 54 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Berkshire +1 21 £40,000 -14.89% 2
Hampshire -6 21 £33,500 -9.45% 1
Oxfordshire +12 19 £32,750 +11.96% 1
Kent 0 9 £35,000 -15.66%
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £33,500 -4.28% 2
West Sussex -15 1 £27,500 -5.17% 1
East Sussex -27 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 75 (36.76%) Degree
3 73 (35.78%) SQL
4 64 (31.37%) Unit Testing
5 61 (29.90%) .NET
6 58 (28.43%) Finance
7 57 (27.94%) C#
7 57 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (27.94%) Computer Science
8 53 (25.98%) JavaScript
8 53 (25.98%) Software Engineering
9 52 (25.49%) User Stories
10 51 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 51 (25.00%) Test Scripting
11 49 (24.02%) Performance Testing
12 47 (23.04%) QA
12 47 (23.04%) HP Quality Center
13 42 (20.59%) HTML
13 42 (20.59%) Software Testing
14 38 (18.63%) CSS
15 37 (18.14%) Workflow
16 35 (17.16%) User Acceptance Testing
17 34 (16.67%) ISEB
18 33 (16.18%) Validation
18 33 (16.18%) Workflow Management
19 32 (15.69%) Java
19 32 (15.69%) Automated Testing
20 31 (15.20%) C++
21 30 (14.71%) Windows
21 30 (14.71%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 4 (1.96%) IIS
1 4 (1.96%) CMS
2 3 (1.47%) Apache
3 2 (0.98%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.49%) SAS
4 1 (0.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (10.78%) MS Office
2 7 (3.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.96%) SaaS
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.88%) Internet
2 6 (2.94%) Firewall
3 3 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.98%) Wireless
5 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.49%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.94%) MySQL
4 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.49%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (14.71%) NUnit
1 30 (14.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 29 (14.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (14.22%) Visual Studio
3 28 (13.73%) Selenium
4 19 (9.31%) JIRA
5 15 (7.35%) CMake
6 14 (6.86%) QuickTest Pro
7 11 (5.39%) WinRunner
8 10 (4.90%) Maven
9 9 (4.41%) Git (software)
10 8 (3.92%) Jenkins
10 8 (3.92%) Behat
10 8 (3.92%) Subversion
10 8 (3.92%) TestDirector
10 8 (3.92%) Ant
11 6 (2.94%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.96%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.47%) Hudson
13 3 (1.47%) Bugzilla
General
1 58 (28.43%) Finance
2 16 (7.84%) Retail
3 10 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.90%) Investment Banking
3 10 (4.90%) Banking
4 6 (2.94%) Back Office
5 5 (2.45%) Marketing
6 4 (1.96%) Games
7 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.98%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (31.37%) Analyst
2 57 (27.94%) Developer
3 45 (22.06%) Test Analyst
4 43 (21.08%) Tester
5 26 (12.75%) Test Engineer
6 24 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 18 (8.82%) Software Tester
7 18 (8.82%) Automation Engineer
8 17 (8.33%) QA Engineer
8 17 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 16 (7.84%) .NET Developer
9 16 (7.84%) Automation Analyst
10 14 (6.86%) Junior
10 14 (6.86%) QA Tester
10 14 (6.86%) QA Analyst
11 12 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
11 12 (5.88%) Test Manager
12 11 (5.39%) Test Team Leader
12 11 (5.39%) Team Leader
12 11 (5.39%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (29.90%) .NET
2 42 (20.59%) HTML
3 38 (18.63%) CSS
4 26 (12.75%) HTML5
5 23 (11.27%) CSS3
5 23 (11.27%) ASP.NET
6 22 (10.78%) XML
7 17 (8.33%) Web Services
8 8 (3.92%) Gherkin
9 7 (3.43%) jQuery
10 6 (2.94%) XSLT
11 5 (2.45%) OpenGL
11 5 (2.45%) SOAP
11 5 (2.45%) OpenCL
11 5 (2.45%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.96%) Spring
12 4 (1.96%) Ajax
12 4 (1.96%) XSL
13 3 (1.47%) LAMP
13 3 (1.47%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 57 (27.94%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 15 (7.35%) Robotics
4 11 (5.39%) Physics
5 9 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.92%) EPoS
7 7 (3.43%) EMV
8 6 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.94%) Kindle
9 5 (2.45%) CUDA
9 5 (2.45%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.96%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.47%) Firmware
11 3 (1.47%) iPad
11 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.98%) Open Source
12 2 (0.98%) Chip and PIN
13 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.49%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.71%) Windows
1 30 (14.71%) Linux
2 15 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (4.90%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (3.92%) Windows Vista
4 8 (3.92%) Windows XP
5 6 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.47%) UNIX
7 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (31.37%) Unit Testing
2 57 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (25.98%) Software Engineering
4 52 (25.49%) User Stories
5 51 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 49 (24.02%) Performance Testing
7 42 (20.59%) Software Testing
8 37 (18.14%) Workflow
9 35 (17.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (16.18%) Validation
10 33 (16.18%) Workflow Management
11 32 (15.69%) Automated Testing
12 30 (14.71%) Code Coverage
13 29 (14.22%) System Testing
13 29 (14.22%) Test Automation
14 26 (12.75%) Financial Modelling
15 24 (11.76%) Integration Testing
16 22 (10.78%) Test Management
17 20 (9.80%) Manual Testing
18 18 (8.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (35.78%) SQL
2 57 (27.94%) C#
3 53 (25.98%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.69%) Java
5 31 (15.20%) C++
6 22 (10.78%) Python
7 12 (5.88%) VBScript
8 9 (4.41%) VB
9 5 (2.45%) MATLAB
9 5 (2.45%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.96%) C
11 3 (1.47%) Perl
12 2 (0.98%) PHP
12 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.49%) Ruby
13 1 (0.49%) XPath
13 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (36.76%) Degree
2 34 (16.67%) ISEB
3 29 (14.22%) ISTQB
4 10 (4.90%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.45%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.49%) ACCA
8 1 (0.49%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (23.04%) QA
2 7 (3.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
Systems Management
1 47 (23.04%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.96%) Opsview
Vendors
1 76 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.41%) Citrix
3 7 (3.43%) TOWER Software
4 6 (2.94%) Fujitsu
5 5 (2.45%) Oracle
6 3 (1.47%) JBoss
6 3 (1.47%) CA
7 2 (0.98%) BT
7 2 (0.98%) Telerik
7 2 (0.98%) Symbian
7 2 (0.98%) IBM
8 1 (0.49%) HP
8 1 (0.49%) Intel
8 1 (0.49%) Progress
8 1 (0.49%) SAP
8 1 (0.49%) Informatica
8 1 (0.49%) BMC
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 7.8k Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: Salary: Depending on skills and experience.
Posted: 13 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £32,000 to £34,000 per annum (annual bonus; BA Staff concessions)
Posted: 18 days ago
Hungerford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago