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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 216 223 199
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 21 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.43% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.51% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 37
Median salary £38,750 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.97% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £28,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,050 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
4524 5127 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.62% 85.36% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3791 4290 4319
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 June 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 June 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
Wiltshire +21 7 £27,000 -16.27% 2
Somerset -2 6 £47,500 -10.37%
Bristol +21 3 £45,000 +45.16% 2
Gloucestershire -1 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.90%) Test Scripting
3 32 (39.02%) User Acceptance Testing
3 32 (39.02%) System Testing
4 25 (30.49%) QA
4 25 (30.49%) ISEB
5 23 (28.05%) Software Testing
5 23 (28.05%) ISTQB
5 23 (28.05%) Functional Testing
6 22 (26.83%) Finance
7 21 (25.61%) Waterfall
8 19 (23.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (23.17%) Manual Testing
8 19 (23.17%) SQL
8 19 (23.17%) Automated Testing
9 18 (21.95%) Unix
10 17 (20.73%) XML
11 16 (19.51%) Java
11 16 (19.51%) Scrum
12 15 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 14 (17.07%) Test Automation
13 14 (17.07%) DV Cleared
13 14 (17.07%) Security Cleared
13 14 (17.07%) Selenium
14 13 (15.85%) HP
15 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
15 12 (14.63%) Oracle
15 12 (14.63%) Visual Studio
16 11 (13.41%) Configuration Management

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 7 (8.54%) MQSeries
2 4 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) DNN
3 1 (1.22%) Kentico
3 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.22%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Mingle
1 8 (9.76%) MS Office
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Temenos T24
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.44%) Academy Housing
3 2 (2.44%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (17.07%) Selenium
3 12 (14.63%) Visual Studio
4 11 (13.41%) JIRA
5 9 (10.98%) WebDriver
6 8 (9.76%) Cucumber
7 7 (8.54%) JMeter
7 7 (8.54%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.88%) NUnit
9 3 (3.66%) Bower
9 3 (3.66%) ClearQuest
9 3 (3.66%) NuGet
9 3 (3.66%) Selenium IDE
9 3 (3.66%) TestDirector
10 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
10 2 (2.44%) Grunt
11 1 (1.22%) gulp
11 1 (1.22%) JUnit
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Banking
2 7 (8.54%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Local Government
4 2 (2.44%) Electronics
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (43.90%) Test Engineer
2 24 (29.27%) Analyst
3 21 (25.61%) Test Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Test Leader
5 8 (9.76%) Tester
6 7 (8.54%) Middleware Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Software Tester
7 6 (7.32%) Developer
8 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) Agile Tester
9 4 (4.88%) IT Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Tester
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Technical Test Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) Product Consultant
10 3 (3.66%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.73%) XML
2 9 (10.98%) .NET
3 7 (8.54%) Middleware
4 6 (7.32%) J2EE
5 5 (6.10%) HTML
6 4 (4.88%) CSS
7 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.66%) Web Services
8 2 (2.44%) ActiveX
8 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.44%) NHibernate
8 2 (2.44%) Node.js
8 2 (2.44%) OpenLayers
9 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.22%) D3.js
9 1 (1.22%) DHTMLX
9 1 (1.22%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Virtual Team
3 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.95%) Unix
2 7 (8.54%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) Android
3 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.32%) Linux
4 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.90%) Test Scripting
3 32 (39.02%) System Testing
3 32 (39.02%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (28.05%) Functional Testing
4 23 (28.05%) Software Testing
5 21 (25.61%) Waterfall
6 19 (23.17%) Automated Testing
6 19 (23.17%) Manual Testing
7 16 (19.51%) Scrum
8 14 (17.07%) Test Automation
9 11 (13.41%) Asset Management
9 11 (13.41%) Configuration Management
9 11 (13.41%) User Stories
10 10 (12.20%) Technical Analysis
11 9 (10.98%) Automation Testing
11 9 (10.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (10.98%) SDLC
12 7 (8.54%) Analytics
12 7 (8.54%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) SQL
2 16 (19.51%) Java
3 10 (12.20%) Python
4 8 (9.76%) C#
4 8 (9.76%) C++
4 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.32%) C
5 6 (7.32%) Perl
5 6 (7.32%) VB
6 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (30.49%) ISEB
2 23 (28.05%) ISTQB
3 14 (17.07%) DV Cleared
3 14 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 14 (17.07%) Security Cleared
4 11 (13.41%) Degree
5 6 (7.32%) PhD
6 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (30.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.88%) Nagios
2 4 (4.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) HP
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.63%) Oracle
3 7 (8.54%) Citrix
3 7 (8.54%) Green Hat
3 7 (8.54%) IBM
3 7 (8.54%) webMethods
4 5 (6.10%) SAP
5 4 (4.88%) Dell KACE
5 4 (4.88%) Intel Security
5 4 (4.88%) NetApp
6 3 (3.66%) Civica
6 3 (3.66%) Northgate
6 3 (3.66%) Remedy
6 3 (3.66%) Sybase
6 3 (3.66%) VMware
7 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.44%) Rally
8 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
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