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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 192 219 198
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -21
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 59 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.04% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.67% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 54 27 34
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,006 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
4960 5063 5178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.60% 86.75% 85.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4143 4222 4206
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,000
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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +8 23 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire +20 17 £43,000 +4.24% 1
Bristol +6 8 £36,000 +20.00% 1
Somerset +2 5 £47,500 -
Dorset - 4 £30,000 -
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (72.32%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (39.29%) ISEB
3 40 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 39 (34.82%) Automated Testing
4 39 (34.82%) SDLC
5 38 (33.93%) Selenium
5 38 (33.93%) Test Scripting
6 37 (33.04%) Java
7 35 (31.25%) ISTQB
8 34 (30.36%) SQL
9 33 (29.46%) Security Cleared
10 32 (28.57%) Python
11 29 (25.89%) Manual Testing
12 27 (24.11%) Waterfall
13 25 (22.32%) Cybersecurity
13 25 (22.32%) Degree
13 25 (22.32%) Scrum
14 23 (20.54%) QA
15 22 (19.64%) Unix
16 21 (18.75%) Jenkins
17 19 (16.96%) Linux
18 18 (16.07%) Windows
18 18 (16.07%) Non-Functional Testing
18 18 (16.07%) Test Automation
19 17 (15.18%) BDD
19 17 (15.18%) Test Planning
20 16 (14.29%) Mentoring
20 16 (14.29%) System Testing
20 16 (14.29%) Test Management
20 16 (14.29%) ITIL

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 (2.68%) OpenROAD
2 1 (0.89%) CMS
2 1 (0.89%) DNN
2 1 (0.89%) Kentico
2 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.89%) Sitefinity
2 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (10.71%) MS Office
2 7 (6.25%) Mingle
3 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.68%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.79%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.79%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (0.89%) Magento
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) Internet
1 6 (5.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.61%) Big Data
2 6 (5.36%) MySQL
3 3 (2.68%) Ingres
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (33.93%) Selenium
2 21 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 15 (13.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 13 (11.61%) JIRA
6 11 (9.82%) Cucumber
6 11 (9.82%) Git (software)
6 11 (9.82%) WebDriver
7 9 (8.04%) Visual Studio
8 6 (5.36%) LoadRunner
8 6 (5.36%) RSpec
8 6 (5.36%) TeamCity
9 5 (4.46%) Hudson
9 5 (4.46%) JMeter
9 5 (4.46%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (4.46%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.68%) Bugzilla
10 3 (2.68%) JUnit
10 3 (2.68%) NUnit
10 3 (2.68%) TestLink
General
1 8 (7.14%) Finance
1 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.25%) Back Office
3 4 (3.57%) Local Government
4 1 (0.89%) Automotive
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Billing
4 1 (0.89%) Electronics
4 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (38.39%) Analyst
2 39 (34.82%) Test Analyst
3 28 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 21 (18.75%) Test Manager
5 12 (10.71%) Software Test Engineer
6 10 (8.93%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 10 (8.93%) Security Analyst
6 10 (8.93%) Tester
7 9 (8.04%) Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Software Tester
8 6 (5.36%) Software Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Software Test Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Software Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Software Test Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Web Tester
10 4 (3.57%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) QA Leader
10 4 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Technical Test Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) .NET
2 10 (8.93%) XML
3 9 (8.04%) CSS
4 7 (6.25%) J2EE
4 7 (6.25%) Middleware
5 4 (3.57%) Web Services
6 3 (2.68%) HTML
7 2 (1.79%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.79%) SOAP
8 1 (0.89%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.89%) D3.js
8 1 (0.89%) Java EE
8 1 (0.89%) jQuery
8 1 (0.89%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.89%) Node.js
8 1 (0.89%) RESTful
8 1 (0.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.36%) Cybercrime
3 6 (5.36%) Internet of Things
4 4 (3.57%) W3C
5 3 (2.68%) Handset
5 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.68%) Replication
6 2 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.79%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.89%) iPad
7 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.64%) Unix
2 19 (16.96%) Linux
3 18 (16.07%) Windows
4 10 (8.93%) CentOS
5 9 (8.04%) Android
6 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (72.32%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 39 (34.82%) Automated Testing
3 39 (34.82%) SDLC
4 38 (33.93%) Test Scripting
5 29 (25.89%) Manual Testing
6 27 (24.11%) Waterfall
7 25 (22.32%) Cybersecurity
7 25 (22.32%) Scrum
8 18 (16.07%) Non-Functional Testing
8 18 (16.07%) Test Automation
9 17 (15.18%) BDD
9 17 (15.18%) Test Planning
10 16 (14.29%) ITIL
10 16 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 16 (14.29%) System Testing
10 16 (14.29%) Test Management
11 15 (13.39%) Functional Testing
12 14 (12.50%) TDD
13 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.04%) Java
2 34 (30.36%) SQL
3 32 (28.57%) Python
4 14 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 13 (11.61%) VB
6 11 (9.82%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.93%) Ruby
8 9 (8.04%) C#
8 9 (8.04%) C++
9 7 (6.25%) C
9 7 (6.25%) Perl
10 6 (5.36%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.89%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (39.29%) ISEB
2 35 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 33 (29.46%) Security Cleared
4 25 (22.32%) Degree
5 13 (11.61%) DV Cleared
6 7 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
6 7 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.68%) PhD
10 1 (0.89%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.93%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.36%) Oracle
4 5 (4.46%) SAP
5 3 (2.68%) Civica
5 3 (2.68%) HP
5 3 (2.68%) Northgate
6 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.89%) Rally
6 1 (0.89%) Sage
6 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago