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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
England / South West
Rank 161 194 199
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +5
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 81 64 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.61% 1.10% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.24% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 41 56
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%

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
4510 5182 5229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 89.70% 89.33% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3679 4253 4383
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +18 32 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Wiltshire +30 17 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Devon +16 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Gloucestershire -23 8 £40,000 -10.11% 1
Somerset -8 7 £37,500 +41.50% 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 75 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (41.86%) Selenium
3 53 (41.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 46 (35.66%) Automated Testing
5 45 (34.88%) QA
6 35 (27.13%) ISEB
7 32 (24.81%) C#
7 32 (24.81%) ISTQB
8 30 (23.26%) Test Scripting
9 29 (22.48%) Cucumber
10 28 (21.71%) SQL
10 28 (21.71%) Finance
11 26 (20.16%) Waterfall
11 26 (20.16%) Performance Testing
11 26 (20.16%) Degree
12 24 (18.60%) Unit Testing
13 20 (15.50%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (15.50%) BDD
13 20 (15.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (14.73%) Business Analysis
14 19 (14.73%) C++
15 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
15 18 (13.95%) Jenkins
16 17 (13.18%) Software Testing
16 17 (13.18%) JIRA
16 17 (13.18%) System Testing
16 17 (13.18%) Test Management
16 17 (13.18%) Python
16 17 (13.18%) Smoke Testing
17 16 (12.40%) C

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 (2.33%) CMS
2 2 (1.55%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.10%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) Mingle
4 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.55%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) HTTP
1 5 (3.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.55%) Intranet
2 2 (1.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.55%) Big Data
2 2 (1.55%) MySQL
2 2 (1.55%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (41.86%) Selenium
2 29 (22.48%) Cucumber
3 18 (13.95%) Jenkins
4 17 (13.18%) JIRA
5 15 (11.63%) SoapUI
6 13 (10.08%) Appium
6 13 (10.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (10.08%) Calabash
6 13 (10.08%) Gatling
6 13 (10.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (10.08%) The Grinder
7 9 (6.98%) Selenium IDE
8 8 (6.20%) Bugzilla
8 8 (6.20%) NUnit
8 8 (6.20%) WebDriver
9 6 (4.65%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.33%) HP UFT
10 3 (2.33%) TestDirector
10 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.55%) WinRunner
General
1 28 (21.71%) Finance
2 15 (11.63%) Electronics
3 11 (8.53%) Banking
4 9 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.20%) Retail
6 6 (4.65%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.33%) Military
8 2 (1.55%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.78%) Back Office
9 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (27.13%) Analyst
1 35 (27.13%) Test Analyst
2 23 (17.83%) Tester
3 21 (16.28%) Test Manager
4 15 (11.63%) Firmware Engineer
5 14 (10.85%) Software Tester
6 10 (7.75%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Automation Tester
7 9 (6.98%) Development Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Software Analyst
7 9 (6.98%) Software Test Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Manual Tester
9 7 (5.43%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Business Test Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) Applications Manager
11 5 (3.88%) Senior Development Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) Test Automation Specialist
11 5 (3.88%) Test Leader
11 5 (3.88%) Test Specialist
11 5 (3.88%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.08%) Web Services
2 11 (8.53%) HTML
3 9 (6.98%) CSS
4 8 (6.20%) .NET
5 7 (5.43%) XML
6 6 (4.65%) SOAP
7 4 (3.10%) JSON
7 4 (3.10%) WPF
8 3 (2.33%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.33%) REST
8 3 (2.33%) Spring
8 3 (2.33%) Spring MVC
9 2 (1.55%) CSS3
9 2 (1.55%) XHTML
10 1 (0.78%) Behat
10 1 (0.78%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.78%) J2EE
10 1 (0.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) Mobile App
2 15 (11.63%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.10%) Replication
7 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.55%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.78%) CMDB
8 1 (0.78%) Handset
8 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.98%) Windows
2 8 (6.20%) Linux
3 6 (4.65%) Unix
4 4 (3.10%) CentOS
5 3 (2.33%) Android
5 3 (2.33%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (41.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 46 (35.66%) Automated Testing
4 30 (23.26%) Test Scripting
5 26 (20.16%) Performance Testing
5 26 (20.16%) Waterfall
6 24 (18.60%) Unit Testing
7 20 (15.50%) BDD
7 20 (15.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (15.50%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (14.73%) Business Analysis
9 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
10 17 (13.18%) Smoke Testing
10 17 (13.18%) Software Testing
10 17 (13.18%) System Testing
10 17 (13.18%) Test Management
11 16 (12.40%) E-Commerce
11 16 (12.40%) Manual Testing
12 15 (11.63%) Load Testing
12 15 (11.63%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.81%) C#
2 28 (21.71%) SQL
3 19 (14.73%) C++
4 17 (13.18%) Python
5 16 (12.40%) C
6 11 (8.53%) JavaScript
7 10 (7.75%) Java
8 6 (4.65%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.88%) Ruby
10 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.78%) Perl
11 1 (0.78%) PHP
11 1 (0.78%) VB
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (27.13%) ISEB
2 32 (24.81%) ISTQB
3 26 (20.16%) Degree
4 13 (10.08%) Security Cleared
5 11 (8.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.10%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.55%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (34.88%) QA
2 12 (9.30%) JTAG
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (11.63%) Firmware
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.78%) Nagios
2 1 (0.78%) WMI
2 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (5.43%) Oracle
2 4 (3.10%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.33%) HP
3 3 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.55%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.55%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (1.55%) SAP
5 1 (0.78%) Citrix
5 1 (0.78%) Dell KACE
5 1 (0.78%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.78%) NetApp
5 1 (0.78%) Panasonic
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Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Melksham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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