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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 228 203 190
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 21 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.55% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 33
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,675 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
5067 4725 4333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.55% 81.62% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4135 3927 3805
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Somerset +15 8 £46,500 +28.27%
Bristol -9 7 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Devon -6 2 £26,250 +8.24% 2
Gloucestershire -20 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Dorset - 1 £32,500 - 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 55 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.02%) C#
2 32 (39.02%) Test Scripting
3 26 (31.71%) .NET
4 25 (30.49%) SQL
5 21 (25.61%) XML
6 20 (24.39%) XSL
6 20 (24.39%) ISEB
6 20 (24.39%) AngularJS
7 19 (23.17%) Finance
7 19 (23.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (21.95%) Software Testing
8 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
8 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
8 18 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (20.73%) Automation Testing
10 16 (19.51%) Oracle
10 16 (19.51%) Scrum
10 16 (19.51%) Manual Testing
11 15 (18.29%) UNIX
12 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
12 14 (17.07%) QA
12 14 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (15.85%) Oracle EBS R12
13 13 (15.85%) Degree
13 13 (15.85%) Automated Testing
13 13 (15.85%) IBM
13 13 (15.85%) Oracle EBS
13 13 (15.85%) Oracle Applications

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (1.22%) MS Office
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.22%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (15.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (15.85%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (9.76%) JIRA
4 7 (8.54%) Selenium
4 7 (8.54%) FxCop
4 7 (8.54%) StyleCop
5 4 (4.88%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.66%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.22%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.22%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.54%) Retail
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Developer
2 32 (39.02%) Analyst
3 30 (36.59%) Test Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (13.41%) AWS Developer
6 10 (12.20%) Test Manager
7 9 (10.98%) C# Developer
8 8 (9.76%) Tester
9 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (8.54%) .NET Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (8.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Software Tester
11 3 (3.66%) QA Analyst
11 3 (3.66%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (3.66%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.71%) .NET
2 21 (25.61%) XML
3 20 (24.39%) XSL
3 20 (24.39%) AngularJS
4 18 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
5 12 (14.63%) ASP.NET
6 10 (12.20%) CSS
7 2 (2.44%) HTML
8 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.22%) SOAP
8 1 (1.22%) Web Services
8 1 (1.22%) COM
8 1 (1.22%) XHTML
8 1 (1.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Replication
2 7 (8.54%) Open Source
3 6 (7.32%) Wiki
4 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Equities
6 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) UNIX
2 10 (12.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.02%) Test Scripting
3 18 (21.95%) Software Testing
4 17 (20.73%) Automation Testing
5 16 (19.51%) Scrum
5 16 (19.51%) Manual Testing
6 14 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (15.85%) Automated Testing
8 11 (13.41%) Waterfall
8 11 (13.41%) User Stories
9 10 (12.20%) BDD
9 10 (12.20%) TDD
9 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.54%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.54%) Test Strategy
10 7 (8.54%) Web Application Development
10 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.54%) Multithreading
10 7 (8.54%) DevOps
11 5 (6.10%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) C#
2 25 (30.49%) SQL
3 13 (15.85%) PL/SQL
4 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.98%) Java
6 2 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) C++
7 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) ISEB
2 13 (15.85%) Degree
2 13 (15.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Oracle
2 14 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.85%) IBM
4 7 (8.54%) Twitter
5 1 (1.22%) Sophos
5 1 (1.22%) Telerik
5 1 (1.22%) Capita
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
MSM Software
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus paid overtime when authorised
Posted: 9 days ago