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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 204 230 205
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -25
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 46 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.38% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 25
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
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
4940 5266 5004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.29% 86.00% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4299 4155
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Gloucestershire +21 12 £41,250 -8.33%
Somerset -1 11 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Wiltshire - 8 £37,500 - 2
Bristol -1 7 £31,500 -30.00% 2
Devon +6 4 £36,250 +38.09%
Dorset +12 2 - -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 56 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 43 (43.88%) System Testing
4 39 (39.80%) ISEB
4 39 (39.80%) Test Scripting
5 37 (37.76%) QA
6 36 (36.73%) Finance
7 35 (35.71%) Functional Testing
8 33 (33.67%) XML
9 32 (32.65%) SQL
9 32 (32.65%) Software Testing
10 30 (30.61%) ISTQB
11 26 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (25.51%) HP
12 25 (25.51%) Unix
13 23 (23.47%) Java
14 22 (22.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 22 (22.45%) Waterfall
15 21 (21.43%) Test Automation
15 21 (21.43%) Configuration Management
15 21 (21.43%) Automated Testing
16 20 (20.41%) Test Management
17 19 (19.39%) Oracle
18 18 (18.37%) Middleware
18 18 (18.37%) Manual Testing
18 18 (18.37%) DV Cleared
18 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
19 17 (17.35%) Temenos T24
19 17 (17.35%) Green Hat
19 17 (17.35%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 17 (17.35%) MQSeries
2 8 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.06%) CMS
3 3 (3.06%) Kentico
3 3 (3.06%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.06%) Sitefinity
3 3 (3.06%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.06%) WordPress
4 2 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) Mingle
2 5 (5.10%) MS Office
3 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (17.35%) Temenos T24
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.02%) DVB
2 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.16%) OLTP
3 5 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (15.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (14.29%) Selenium
3 10 (10.20%) JIRA
4 9 (9.18%) WebDriver
5 8 (8.16%) Cucumber
5 8 (8.16%) Visual Studio
6 7 (7.14%) JMeter
7 5 (5.10%) ClearQuest
7 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
7 5 (5.10%) Subversion
8 4 (4.08%) NUnit
9 3 (3.06%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (3.06%) TestDirector
10 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.04%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.04%) Bower
10 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.04%) Grunt
10 2 (2.04%) NuGet
11 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 17 (17.35%) Banking
3 9 (9.18%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.16%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.06%) Back Office
5 3 (3.06%) Electronics
5 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 29 (29.59%) Analyst
3 26 (26.53%) Test Analyst
4 13 (13.27%) Test Leader
5 10 (10.20%) Software Test Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Middleware Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Administrator
7 8 (8.16%) Developer
7 8 (8.16%) IT Administrator
7 8 (8.16%) Tester
8 7 (7.14%) Software Tester
9 5 (5.10%) Functional Test Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Agile Tester
10 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.08%) IT Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) QA Leader
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Senior Tester
10 4 (4.08%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.67%) XML
2 18 (18.37%) Middleware
3 17 (17.35%) .NET
4 9 (9.18%) HTML
5 8 (8.16%) J2EE
6 5 (5.10%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.06%) CSS
7 3 (3.06%) DHTML
7 3 (3.06%) DOM
7 3 (3.06%) Web Services
7 3 (3.06%) XHTML
7 3 (3.06%) XSL
8 2 (2.04%) ActiveX
8 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.04%) NHibernate
8 2 (2.04%) OpenLayers
9 1 (1.02%) Java EE
9 1 (1.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.10%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.08%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.06%) W3C
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) Replication
6 1 (1.02%) STB
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.51%) Unix
2 13 (13.27%) Windows
3 8 (8.16%) Android
3 8 (8.16%) Apple iOS
3 8 (8.16%) Linux
3 8 (8.16%) Windows 7
3 8 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 43 (43.88%) System Testing
4 39 (39.80%) Test Scripting
5 35 (35.71%) Functional Testing
6 32 (32.65%) Software Testing
7 22 (22.45%) Waterfall
8 21 (21.43%) Automated Testing
8 21 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 21 (21.43%) Test Automation
9 20 (20.41%) Test Management
10 18 (18.37%) Manual Testing
11 17 (17.35%) Asset Management
11 17 (17.35%) Data Management
12 15 (15.31%) Automation Testing
13 13 (13.27%) Integration Testing
14 12 (12.24%) Scrum
14 12 (12.24%) SOA
15 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (10.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.65%) SQL
2 23 (23.47%) Java
3 12 (12.24%) Python
4 11 (11.22%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.20%) C++
6 9 (9.18%) C
6 9 (9.18%) C#
7 8 (8.16%) Perl
7 8 (8.16%) PowerShell
7 8 (8.16%) VB
7 8 (8.16%) XPath
8 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (39.80%) ISEB
2 30 (30.61%) ISTQB
3 22 (22.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (18.37%) DV Cleared
4 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
5 16 (16.33%) Degree
6 8 (8.16%) PhD
7 5 (5.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (37.76%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (8.16%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (8.16%) Nagios
2 8 (8.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (25.51%) HP
2 19 (19.39%) Oracle
3 17 (17.35%) Green Hat
3 17 (17.35%) IBM
3 17 (17.35%) webMethods
4 13 (13.27%) Citrix
5 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.16%) Dell KACE
6 8 (8.16%) Intel Security
6 8 (8.16%) NetApp
7 6 (6.12%) SAP
8 5 (5.10%) Remedy
8 5 (5.10%) Sybase
8 5 (5.10%) VMware
9 3 (3.06%) Sitecore
10 2 (2.04%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.02%) Rally
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