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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 214 190 172
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -18
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 31 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.69% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.84% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 31
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
5349 4628 4077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.13% 82.00% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4388 4022 3541
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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
Gloucestershire -5 15 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wiltshire -16 7 £32,500 +62.50% 1
Devon - 4 £32,750 - 2
Bristol -2 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Dorset -14 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (61.11%) C#
3 32 (59.26%) .NET
4 28 (51.85%) XML
4 28 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (50.00%) XSL
6 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 21 (38.89%) AngularJS
7 20 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (37.04%) .NET Framework
8 14 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (24.07%) ISEB
9 13 (24.07%) Test Scripting
10 12 (22.22%) Automated Testing
10 12 (22.22%) Scrum
11 11 (20.37%) CSS
12 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET
12 10 (18.52%) SQL
12 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
12 10 (18.52%) Software Testing
13 9 (16.67%) Finance
14 8 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (12.96%) QA
15 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (12.96%) Banking
15 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
16 6 (11.11%) JIRA
16 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
16 6 (11.11%) PHP
16 6 (11.11%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (37.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (51.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.11%) JIRA
3 5 (9.26%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.70%) FxCop
4 2 (3.70%) StyleCop
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.85%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.85%) JMeter
5 1 (1.85%) Hudson
5 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.85%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.67%) Finance
3 7 (12.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Tester
4 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Software Tester
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior QA Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Senior QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) .NET
2 28 (51.85%) XML
3 27 (50.00%) XSL
4 21 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 20 (37.04%) .NET Framework
6 14 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (20.37%) CSS
8 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.70%) SOAP
9 2 (3.70%) Web Services
9 2 (3.70%) HTML
10 1 (1.85%) Ajax
10 1 (1.85%) JSON
10 1 (1.85%) WCF
10 1 (1.85%) REST
10 1 (1.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 6 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Wiki
2 3 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) Replication
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) Test Scripting
3 12 (22.22%) Scrum
3 12 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 10 (18.52%) Software Testing
5 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Manual Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.26%) Automation Testing
7 4 (7.41%) BDD
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.41%) TDD
7 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.56%) Information Security
8 3 (5.56%) System Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Change Control
8 3 (5.56%) Software Deployment
8 3 (5.56%) User Stories
8 3 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) C#
2 10 (18.52%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) PHP
3 6 (11.11%) Java
3 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) Perl
4 3 (5.56%) Python
4 3 (5.56%) Ruby
5 2 (3.70%) VBScript
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) ISEB
2 8 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) Telerik
2 2 (3.70%) Twitter
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) HP
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