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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 190 220 190
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -30
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 44 35 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.59% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.69% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 38
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £56,150 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,845 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -1.74%
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
4665 5070 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.65% 85.96% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3892 4277 4233
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +10 16 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Wiltshire +11 9 £28,500 -12.30% 4
Bristol +16 7 £36,000 +16.12% 1
Somerset -8 4 £47,500 -19.83%
Dorset +13 3 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 81 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 47 (40.17%) Test Scripting
3 47 (40.17%) Automated Testing
4 42 (35.90%) ISEB
5 40 (34.19%) Selenium
6 35 (29.91%) Java
6 35 (29.91%) ISTQB
6 35 (29.91%) Security Cleared
7 34 (29.06%) Python
8 31 (26.50%) SQL
9 30 (25.64%) Scrum
9 30 (25.64%) Manual Testing
10 29 (24.79%) QA
10 29 (24.79%) Cybersecurity
10 29 (24.79%) SDLC
11 24 (20.51%) Waterfall
11 24 (20.51%) Test Automation
11 24 (20.51%) Unix
12 23 (19.66%) System Testing
13 22 (18.80%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (17.09%) Non-Functional Testing
14 20 (17.09%) Test Planning
14 20 (17.09%) Linux
15 19 (16.24%) Jenkins
15 19 (16.24%) Bash Shell
15 19 (16.24%) Degree
16 18 (15.38%) DV Cleared
16 18 (15.38%) Windows
17 17 (14.53%) Software 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 3 (2.56%) MQSeries
2 1 (0.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.85%) DNN
2 1 (0.85%) Kentico
2 1 (0.85%) OpenROAD
2 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.85%) Sitefinity
2 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (8.55%) MS Office
2 8 (6.84%) Mingle
3 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (2.56%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.71%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.71%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.85%) Magento
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) Internet
2 8 (6.84%) SSL
3 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.53%) Big Data
2 8 (6.84%) MySQL
3 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.85%) Ingres
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (34.19%) Selenium
2 22 (18.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (16.24%) Jenkins
4 14 (11.97%) Visual Studio
5 13 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 13 (11.11%) JIRA
5 13 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 12 (10.26%) Cucumber
6 12 (10.26%) SoapUI
7 8 (6.84%) LoadRunner
7 8 (6.84%) RSpec
8 7 (5.98%) JMeter
8 7 (5.98%) NUnit
9 6 (5.13%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.56%) Bower
11 3 (2.56%) Hudson
11 3 (2.56%) NuGet
12 2 (1.71%) Capybara
12 2 (1.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (12.82%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Local Government
4 2 (1.71%) Back Office
4 2 (1.71%) Electronics
4 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (35.04%) Analyst
2 40 (34.19%) Test Engineer
3 37 (31.62%) Test Analyst
4 18 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
5 16 (13.68%) Test Manager
6 13 (11.11%) Tester
7 12 (10.26%) Software Tester
8 9 (7.69%) Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Security Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Software Manager
10 6 (5.13%) Software Test Manager
10 6 (5.13%) Test Leader
11 5 (4.27%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.42%) Agile Tester
12 4 (3.42%) IT Engineer
12 4 (3.42%) Senior Tester
12 4 (3.42%) Technical Analyst
12 4 (3.42%) Technical Test Analyst
13 3 (2.56%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.11%) .NET
2 11 (9.40%) XML
3 8 (6.84%) Middleware
4 6 (5.13%) CSS
4 6 (5.13%) J2EE
5 3 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.56%) HTML
5 3 (2.56%) Web Services
6 2 (1.71%) ActiveX
6 2 (1.71%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.71%) NHibernate
6 2 (1.71%) Node.js
6 2 (1.71%) OpenLayers
7 1 (0.85%) DHTML
7 1 (0.85%) DHTMLX
7 1 (0.85%) DOM
7 1 (0.85%) XHTML
7 1 (0.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.84%) Cybercrime
2 8 (6.84%) Internet of Things
2 8 (6.84%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.42%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.42%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.71%) Handset
6 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.71%) W3C
7 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.85%) Replication
7 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.51%) Unix
2 20 (17.09%) Linux
3 18 (15.38%) Windows
4 13 (11.11%) Android
5 8 (6.84%) CentOS
6 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 47 (40.17%) Automated Testing
3 47 (40.17%) Test Scripting
4 30 (25.64%) Manual Testing
4 30 (25.64%) Scrum
5 29 (24.79%) Cybersecurity
5 29 (24.79%) SDLC
6 24 (20.51%) Test Automation
6 24 (20.51%) Waterfall
7 23 (19.66%) System Testing
8 20 (17.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 20 (17.09%) Test Planning
9 17 (14.53%) Software Testing
10 16 (13.68%) BDD
10 16 (13.68%) Functional Testing
11 15 (12.82%) Mentoring
11 15 (12.82%) Test Management
12 14 (11.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.91%) Java
2 34 (29.06%) Python
3 31 (26.50%) SQL
4 19 (16.24%) Bash Shell
5 14 (11.97%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.97%) VB
6 11 (9.40%) C#
7 8 (6.84%) C++
7 8 (6.84%) Ruby
7 8 (6.84%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.13%) C
8 6 (5.13%) Perl
9 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 42 (35.90%) ISEB
2 35 (29.91%) ISTQB
2 35 (29.91%) Security Cleared
3 19 (16.24%) Degree
4 18 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 11 (9.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (4.27%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.27%) PhD
7 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (24.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.55%) Oracle
3 8 (6.84%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.98%) HP
5 6 (5.13%) SAP
6 3 (2.56%) Civica
6 3 (2.56%) Green Hat
6 3 (2.56%) IBM
6 3 (2.56%) Northgate
6 3 (2.56%) webMethods
7 2 (1.71%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.71%) Rally
8 1 (0.85%) Sage
8 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 28,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CSC
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita plc
Salary: £35000. - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago