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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 218 193 179
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 26 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.68% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.82% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 36
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £45,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
5010 5131 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.14% 82.72% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 4184 3679
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015. 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 -28 6 £40,000 - 3
Somerset - 6 £53,000 -
Bristol -13 5 £31,000 -38.00%
Devon - 3 £23,250 - 1
Wiltshire -15 2 £32,250 +7.50%
Dorset - 2 £32,500 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (37.29%) Test Scripting
4 18 (30.51%) Test Strategy
5 17 (28.81%) ISTQB
5 17 (28.81%) Degree
5 17 (28.81%) QA
5 17 (28.81%) Scrum
5 17 (28.81%) C#
5 17 (28.81%) SQL
5 17 (28.81%) ISEB
6 16 (27.12%) .NET
7 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
8 14 (23.73%) Finance
8 14 (23.73%) Software Testing
8 14 (23.73%) Manual Testing
9 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
9 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
10 10 (16.95%) Windows
10 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
10 10 (16.95%) Automation Testing
10 10 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (15.25%) Oracle
12 8 (13.56%) XML
12 8 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (13.56%) Test Automation
12 8 (13.56%) Test Management
13 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
13 7 (11.86%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (8.47%) Selenium
4 4 (6.78%) JIRA
5 3 (5.08%) TestComplete
5 3 (5.08%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.39%) FxCop
6 2 (3.39%) StyleCop
6 2 (3.39%) JUnit
6 2 (3.39%) JMeter
7 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Law
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Analyst
2 25 (42.37%) Test Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Test Manager
4 12 (20.34%) Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Tester
5 6 (10.17%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.78%) QA Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Test Manager
7 3 (5.08%) QA Test Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Software Tester
7 3 (5.08%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Business Test Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) .NET
2 8 (13.56%) XML
3 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
4 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
5 5 (8.47%) XSL
5 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.08%) HTML
6 3 (5.08%) XHTML
7 2 (3.39%) COM
7 2 (3.39%) CSS
8 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Replication
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.08%) Equities
5 2 (3.39%) Wiki
5 2 (3.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) UNIX
3 3 (5.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (37.29%) Test Scripting
4 18 (30.51%) Test Strategy
5 17 (28.81%) Scrum
6 14 (23.73%) Manual Testing
6 14 (23.73%) Software Testing
7 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
8 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
8 10 (16.95%) Automation Testing
9 8 (13.56%) Test Management
9 8 (13.56%) Test Automation
9 8 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (11.86%) User Stories
11 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (8.47%) TDD
12 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
12 5 (8.47%) Time Management
12 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) C#
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) PL/SQL
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.78%) Java
5 1 (1.69%) C++
5 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) ISEB
1 17 (28.81%) ISTQB
1 17 (28.81%) Degree
2 10 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (28.81%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle
3 6 (10.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) Twitter
5 1 (1.69%) Sophos
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