The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 188 190 220
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +30
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 46 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.97% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.10% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 39
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Regression Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4600 5099 5625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.95% 88.74% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3823 4289 4625
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in the South West

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in the South West

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +1 26 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Bristol -2 8 £33,000 -17.50% 2
Wiltshire +16 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Somerset -2 2 £33,500 -21.17%
Dorset +8 1 £43,000 +32.30%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 79 (75.24%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Selenium
2 40 (38.10%) Test Scripting
3 39 (37.14%) Automated Testing
3 39 (37.14%) ISEB
4 32 (30.48%) ISTQB
5 31 (29.52%) SDLC
5 31 (29.52%) SQL
6 30 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 29 (27.62%) Java
8 28 (26.67%) Python
8 28 (26.67%) Manual Testing
9 27 (25.71%) Security Cleared
10 26 (24.76%) QA
11 25 (23.81%) Degree
12 24 (22.86%) Waterfall
13 21 (20.00%) Test Planning
13 21 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 20 (19.05%) Functional Testing
15 19 (18.10%) Linux
15 19 (18.10%) Scrum
16 17 (16.19%) BDD
17 16 (15.24%) Test Strategy
17 16 (15.24%) Unix
18 15 (14.29%) E-Commerce
18 15 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
18 15 (14.29%) Automation Testing
18 15 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
18 15 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (14.29%) Smoke Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.81%) CMS
2 3 (2.86%) OpenROAD
3 2 (1.90%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.95%) Apache
4 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.95%) DNN
4 1 (0.95%) Kentico
4 1 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.95%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (1.90%) Mingle
2 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Academy Housing
1 2 (1.90%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 2 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.90%) Lucidchart
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) Intranet
2 2 (1.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) Big Data
2 3 (2.86%) Ingres
3 2 (1.90%) MySQL
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.90%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (38.10%) Selenium
2 21 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.33%) SoapUI
4 12 (11.43%) Cucumber
4 12 (11.43%) JIRA
5 10 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.67%) SpecFlow
6 7 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 6 (5.71%) Bugzilla
7 6 (5.71%) Hudson
7 6 (5.71%) Selenium IDE
7 6 (5.71%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.81%) Capybara
8 4 (3.81%) TestDirector
8 4 (3.81%) TestLink
9 3 (2.86%) Appium
9 3 (2.86%) Calabash
9 3 (2.86%) Gatling
9 3 (2.86%) The Grinder
General
1 9 (8.57%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Back Office
3 5 (4.76%) Banking
3 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.81%) Local Government
5 3 (2.86%) Retail
6 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.95%) Automotive
7 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (42.86%) Analyst
1 45 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 17 (16.19%) Test Manager
3 15 (14.29%) Tester
4 14 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 11 (10.48%) Software Tester
6 10 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 10 (9.52%) Security Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Software Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Software Test Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Automation Tester
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) Web Tester
10 5 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Manual Tester
10 5 (4.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.33%) .NET
2 12 (11.43%) CSS
3 10 (9.52%) XML
4 6 (5.71%) HTML
4 6 (5.71%) J2EE
5 4 (3.81%) Middleware
5 4 (3.81%) Web Services
6 3 (2.86%) SOAP
7 2 (1.90%) CSS3
8 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.95%) Behat
8 1 (0.95%) DHTML
8 1 (0.95%) DOM
8 1 (0.95%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.95%) jQuery
8 1 (0.95%) JSON
8 1 (0.95%) XHTML
8 1 (0.95%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.48%) Mobile App
3 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.76%) Replication
7 4 (3.81%) Handset
7 4 (3.81%) W3C
8 2 (1.90%) Cybercrime
8 2 (1.90%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.95%) iPad
9 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.10%) Linux
2 16 (15.24%) Unix
3 14 (13.33%) Windows
4 10 (9.52%) CentOS
5 4 (3.81%) Android
6 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (75.24%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Test Scripting
3 39 (37.14%) Automated Testing
4 31 (29.52%) SDLC
5 30 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 28 (26.67%) Manual Testing
7 24 (22.86%) Waterfall
8 21 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 20 (19.05%) Functional Testing
10 19 (18.10%) Scrum
11 17 (16.19%) BDD
12 16 (15.24%) Test Strategy
13 15 (14.29%) Automation Testing
13 15 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
13 15 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
13 15 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 15 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
14 14 (13.33%) ITIL
14 14 (13.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.52%) SQL
2 29 (27.62%) Java
3 28 (26.67%) Python
4 11 (10.48%) Ruby
5 10 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.62%) VB
7 7 (6.67%) C#
7 7 (6.67%) C++
7 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.71%) C
8 6 (5.71%) Perl
9 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.95%) PHP
10 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.95%) VBScript
10 1 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (37.14%) ISEB
2 32 (30.48%) ISTQB
3 27 (25.71%) Security Cleared
4 25 (23.81%) Degree
5 10 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 10 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.81%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.95%) MOS
9 1 (0.95%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (24.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.95%) Puppet
2 1 (0.95%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 10 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 5 (4.76%) HP
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle
3 3 (2.86%) Civica
3 3 (2.86%) Northgate
3 3 (2.86%) SAP
4 2 (1.90%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.95%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.95%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.95%) Sitecore
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