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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 222 171 185
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +14
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 16 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.79% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.96% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 28
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
5047 4153 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.15% 81.62% 75.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4125 3572 3805
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +6 12 £41,250 +35.24% 1
Wiltshire +4 2 £26,750 -17.69%
Bristol -16 1 £22,500 -34.78% 1
Somerset -22 1 £29,000 +5.45%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (58.62%) C#
3 33 (56.90%) .NET
4 28 (48.28%) XML
5 24 (41.38%) XSL
5 24 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 19 (32.76%) Scrum
7 19 (32.76%) .NET Framework
8 18 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (25.86%) User Experience
10 14 (24.14%) SQL
11 13 (22.41%) Software Testing
12 12 (20.69%) QA
13 11 (18.97%) ISEB
13 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
14 10 (17.24%) System Testing
15 9 (15.52%) Test Automation
15 9 (15.52%) Ruby
15 9 (15.52%) AngularJS
16 8 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (13.79%) Web Services
16 8 (13.79%) SaaS
16 8 (13.79%) Selenium
17 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
17 7 (12.07%) Java
17 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
17 7 (12.07%) CSS
17 7 (12.07%) Finance
17 7 (12.07%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) CMS
1 1 (1.72%) DNN
1 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.72%) Kentico
1 1 (1.72%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Intranet
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (13.79%) Selenium
3 6 (10.34%) FitNesse
3 6 (10.34%) WATIR
4 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.90%) WebDriver
5 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.17%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.17%) Ranorex
6 3 (5.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (5.17%) JMeter
7 2 (3.45%) TestComplete
7 2 (3.45%) WatiN
8 1 (1.72%) NUnit
8 1 (1.72%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
3 1 (1.72%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Tester
4 12 (20.69%) Lead Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Test Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Software Tester
6 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.07%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.90%) QA Tester
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Automated Test Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (56.90%) .NET
2 28 (48.28%) XML
3 24 (41.38%) XSL
4 19 (32.76%) .NET Framework
5 9 (15.52%) AngularJS
6 8 (13.79%) Web Services
7 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
7 7 (12.07%) CSS
8 4 (6.90%) SOAP
8 4 (6.90%) JSON
8 4 (6.90%) WCF
8 4 (6.90%) REST
9 3 (5.17%) Middleware
9 3 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.45%) HTML
11 1 (1.72%) DHTML
11 1 (1.72%) DOM
11 1 (1.72%) CSS3
11 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) Open Source
2 5 (8.62%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.72%) W3C
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) UNIX
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Scrum
3 13 (22.41%) Software Testing
4 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
5 10 (17.24%) System Testing
6 9 (15.52%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.34%) Change Control
9 5 (8.62%) Manual Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Information Security
10 4 (6.90%) Kanban
10 4 (6.90%) User Stories
11 3 (5.17%) Automation Testing
11 3 (5.17%) BDD
11 3 (5.17%) Stress Testing
11 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.17%) TDD
12 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
12 2 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) C#
2 14 (24.14%) SQL
3 9 (15.52%) Ruby
4 7 (12.07%) Java
5 6 (10.34%) Python
6 5 (8.62%) VBScript
6 5 (8.62%) Perl
6 5 (8.62%) PHP
7 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.72%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) ISEB
2 8 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Telerik
3 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
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