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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 177 203 199
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 60 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.99% 0.39% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.48% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60 15 31
Average salary £42,500 £21,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.67% -36.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -2.94%
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
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Gloucestershire +7 17 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Wiltshire -5 12 £44,500 +122.50%
Devon - 10 £30,000 -
Bristol -2 6 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Somerset +6 2 £38,500 - 1
Dorset -24 1 £32,500 +51.16% 1
Regression Testing
England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 57 (71.25%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (51.25%) C#
3 38 (47.50%) .NET
4 32 (40.00%) XML
4 32 (40.00%) XSL
5 30 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (36.25%) AngularJS
6 29 (36.25%) Test Scripting
7 28 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (35.00%) .NET Framework
7 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 25 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (23.75%) SQL
10 17 (21.25%) Software Testing
10 17 (21.25%) Manual Testing
11 16 (20.00%) Finance
11 16 (20.00%) ISEB
12 14 (17.50%) UNIX
12 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET
12 14 (17.50%) Automation Testing
13 13 (16.25%) Scrum
14 12 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
14 12 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
14 12 (15.00%) CSS
14 12 (15.00%) Oracle
14 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL
14 12 (15.00%) IBM
14 12 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
14 12 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Business Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.25%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (10.00%) JIRA
4 7 (8.75%) FxCop
4 7 (8.75%) StyleCop
5 6 (7.50%) Selenium
6 1 (1.25%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.25%) Hudson
6 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.00%) Retail
4 4 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (55.00%) Developer
2 26 (32.50%) Analyst
3 25 (31.25%) Test Analyst
4 12 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (13.75%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Tester
8 7 (8.75%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Software Tester
8 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Automated Test Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Senior QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (47.50%) .NET
2 32 (40.00%) XML
2 32 (40.00%) XSL
3 29 (36.25%) AngularJS
4 28 (35.00%) .NET Framework
5 25 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET
7 12 (15.00%) CSS
8 1 (1.25%) HTML
8 1 (1.25%) SOAP
8 1 (1.25%) Web Services
8 1 (1.25%) Ajax
8 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Replication
2 5 (6.25%) Wiki
2 5 (6.25%) Open Source
3 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.75%) User Experience
3 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.50%) UNIX
2 8 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (71.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.25%) Test Scripting
3 17 (21.25%) Software Testing
3 17 (21.25%) Manual Testing
4 14 (17.50%) Automation Testing
5 13 (16.25%) Scrum
6 12 (15.00%) User Stories
7 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing
8 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (11.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (8.75%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.75%) Web Application Development
10 7 (8.75%) Multithreading
10 7 (8.75%) DevOps
11 6 (7.50%) Waterfall
11 6 (7.50%) BDD
11 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.50%) TDD
12 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
13 4 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) C#
2 19 (23.75%) SQL
3 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (3.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) ISEB
2 12 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle
1 12 (15.00%) IBM
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.75%) Twitter
4 1 (1.25%) Telerik
4 1 (1.25%) Capita
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