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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
England / South West
Rank 165 195 191
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 61 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 0.88% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.98% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 47 27 55
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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
4398 4874 5229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 88.17% 89.02% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3602 4127 4374
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol +16 20 £42,500 +30.76% 6
Gloucestershire -8 19 £40,000 -9.09%
Wiltshire +26 13 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Devon +2 5 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Somerset +5 3 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Dorset +12 1 £43,000 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 83 (69.17%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (42.50%) Selenium
3 48 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 43 (35.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 39 (32.50%) ISEB
6 38 (31.67%) Test Scripting
7 34 (28.33%) QA
8 33 (27.50%) ISTQB
9 28 (23.33%) Degree
9 28 (23.33%) Waterfall
10 27 (22.50%) SQL
11 26 (21.67%) SDLC
12 25 (20.83%) Java
12 25 (20.83%) Python
13 23 (19.17%) Cucumber
14 22 (18.33%) Security Cleared
14 22 (18.33%) Manual Testing
15 20 (16.67%) Finance
15 20 (16.67%) System Testing
15 20 (16.67%) Jenkins
16 19 (15.83%) Functional Testing
16 19 (15.83%) Test Planning
16 19 (15.83%) Performance Testing
16 19 (15.83%) BDD
17 18 (15.00%) Test Management
17 18 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (15.00%) Smoke Testing
17 18 (15.00%) E-Commerce
18 17 (14.17%) Software Testing
18 17 (14.17%) Mobile App

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 (2.50%) CMS
1 3 (2.50%) OpenROAD
2 2 (1.67%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) Lucidchart
2 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) HTTP
2 2 (1.67%) Intranet
2 2 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.50%) Big Data
2 3 (2.50%) Ingres
3 2 (1.67%) MySQL
3 2 (1.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 51 (42.50%) Selenium
2 23 (19.17%) Cucumber
3 20 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 17 (14.17%) JIRA
5 15 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 13 (10.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (7.50%) Appium
7 9 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (7.50%) Bugzilla
7 9 (7.50%) Calabash
7 9 (7.50%) Gatling
7 9 (7.50%) Selenium IDE
7 9 (7.50%) The Grinder
7 9 (7.50%) WebDriver
8 7 (5.83%) SpecFlow
9 4 (3.33%) NUnit
9 4 (3.33%) TestDirector
10 3 (2.50%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.50%) HP UFT
10 3 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Banking
3 9 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.67%) Retail
5 6 (5.00%) Back Office
6 5 (4.17%) Electronics
7 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.50%) Military
8 2 (1.67%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.83%) Local Government
9 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (33.33%) Analyst
1 40 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 23 (19.17%) Test Manager
3 21 (17.50%) Tester
4 14 (11.67%) Test Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) Software Tester
6 12 (10.00%) Software Analyst
6 12 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 9 (7.50%) Automation Tester
8 8 (6.67%) Manual Tester
9 7 (5.83%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 7 (5.83%) Security Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Business Test Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Web Tester
11 5 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) Test and Integration Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.17%) .NET
1 11 (9.17%) XML
2 10 (8.33%) CSS
3 9 (7.50%) Web Services
4 7 (5.83%) HTML
5 6 (5.00%) J2EE
5 6 (5.00%) SOAP
6 4 (3.33%) JSON
7 3 (2.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.50%) REST
7 3 (2.50%) Spring
7 3 (2.50%) Spring MVC
8 2 (1.67%) CSS3
8 2 (1.67%) Middleware
9 1 (0.83%) Behat
9 1 (0.83%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.83%) jQuery
9 1 (0.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) Mobile App
2 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.17%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (4.17%) Physics
7 4 (3.33%) Replication
8 3 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.50%) W3C
9 2 (1.67%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.67%) Handset
10 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.83%) iPad
10 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.67%) Linux
1 14 (11.67%) Unix
2 10 (8.33%) Windows
3 7 (5.83%) CentOS
4 4 (3.33%) Android
5 3 (2.50%) Solaris
6 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (69.17%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 43 (35.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 38 (31.67%) Test Scripting
5 28 (23.33%) Waterfall
6 26 (21.67%) SDLC
7 22 (18.33%) Manual Testing
8 20 (16.67%) System Testing
9 19 (15.83%) BDD
9 19 (15.83%) Functional Testing
9 19 (15.83%) Performance Testing
9 19 (15.83%) Test Planning
10 18 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (15.00%) E-Commerce
10 18 (15.00%) Smoke Testing
10 18 (15.00%) Test Management
11 17 (14.17%) Software Testing
12 15 (12.50%) Business Analysis
12 15 (12.50%) Unit Testing
13 14 (11.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.50%) SQL
2 25 (20.83%) Java
2 25 (20.83%) Python
3 13 (10.83%) C#
3 13 (10.83%) C++
4 12 (10.00%) C
5 9 (7.50%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.67%) Ruby
7 7 (5.83%) VB
8 6 (5.00%) Perl
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (32.50%) ISEB
2 33 (27.50%) ISTQB
3 28 (23.33%) Degree
4 22 (18.33%) Security Cleared
5 11 (9.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.83%) MOS
9 1 (0.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (28.33%) QA
2 5 (4.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (5.83%) Oracle
1 7 (5.83%) Red Hat
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.33%) HP
4 3 (2.50%) SAP
5 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.67%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.83%) Panasonic
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