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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 205 165 187
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +22
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 22 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.85% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.05% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 29
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,689
% change year-on-year
- +7.06%
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
4942 4079 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3482 3736
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +11 17 £40,000 +31.14% 2
Wiltshire -11 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Bristol -20 1 £22,500 -40.00%
Somerset -29 1 £29,000 +2.65% 2
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 31 (51.67%) C#
1 31 (51.67%) .NET
2 27 (45.00%) XML
3 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (36.67%) XSL
5 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
6 18 (30.00%) Scrum
6 18 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (25.00%) QA
9 14 (23.33%) SQL
10 13 (21.67%) Software Testing
10 13 (21.67%) System Testing
11 11 (18.33%) ISEB
11 11 (18.33%) Test Scripting
11 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
12 9 (15.00%) Ruby
12 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
13 8 (13.33%) Web Services
13 8 (13.33%) Manual Testing
13 8 (13.33%) SaaS
13 8 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
14 7 (11.67%) Selenium
14 7 (11.67%) Java
15 6 (10.00%) Finance
15 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
15 6 (10.00%) CSS
15 6 (10.00%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) CMS
1 1 (1.67%) DNN
1 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.67%) Kentico
1 1 (1.67%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.67%) Selenium
3 6 (10.00%) FitNesse
3 6 (10.00%) WATIR
4 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (5.00%) JMeter
5 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.00%) Ranorex
6 2 (3.33%) TestComplete
6 2 (3.33%) WatiN
7 1 (1.67%) NUnit
7 1 (1.67%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Tester
4 12 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Software Tester
6 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
6 7 (11.67%) QA Test Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) QA Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Test Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.67%) QA Tester
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Automated Test Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.33%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) QA Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) .NET
2 27 (45.00%) XML
3 22 (36.67%) XSL
4 18 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (13.33%) Web Services
6 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
7 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (10.00%) CSS
8 5 (8.33%) Middleware
9 4 (6.67%) REST
9 4 (6.67%) JSON
9 4 (6.67%) WCF
9 4 (6.67%) SOAP
10 2 (3.33%) HTML
10 2 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.67%) DHTML
11 1 (1.67%) DOM
11 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 5 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.67%) W3C
2 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) UNIX
3 4 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.00%) Scrum
3 13 (21.67%) Software Testing
3 13 (21.67%) System Testing
4 11 (18.33%) Test Scripting
4 11 (18.33%) Automated Testing
5 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (13.33%) Manual Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Stress Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Change Control
8 5 (8.33%) Information Security
9 4 (6.67%) TDD
9 4 (6.67%) Kanban
9 4 (6.67%) BDD
9 4 (6.67%) User Stories
10 2 (3.33%) Automation Testing
10 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.33%) QMS
10 2 (3.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) C#
2 14 (23.33%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) Ruby
4 7 (11.67%) Java
5 6 (10.00%) Python
6 5 (8.33%) VBScript
6 5 (8.33%) Perl
6 5 (8.33%) PHP
7 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.67%) C++
8 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) ISEB
2 8 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) AAT
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (1.67%) Telerik
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
SearchTribes
Salary: Up to £22K + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath, Avon
Lovehoney
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum generous bonus, pension, gym membership & more
Posted: 23 days ago