The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 69 75 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.30% 0.94% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.13% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 5
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +46.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
Regression Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 706 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.30% 83.35% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 479 622 646
Average salary £41,500 £40,413 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.69% +7.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Southampton region.

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Southampton

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (100.00%) QA
1 15 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Maven
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Selenium
3 9 (60.00%) JIRA
3 9 (60.00%) Test Management
3 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (60.00%) BDD
3 9 (60.00%) Gherkin
3 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (60.00%) User Stories
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
5 7 (46.67%) Python
5 7 (46.67%) PHP
5 7 (46.67%) System Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 4 (26.67%) SAP
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (26.67%) Validation
7 4 (26.67%) Data Management
7 4 (26.67%) Feature Driven Development
7 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 9 (60.00%) Maven
2 9 (60.00%) JIRA
2 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) QA Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Test Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 9 (60.00%) BDD
3 9 (60.00%) User Stories
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Test Management
3 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
5 7 (46.67%) System Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 4 (26.67%) Feature Driven Development
7 4 (26.67%) Validation
7 4 (26.67%) Data Management
7 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PHP
1 7 (46.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago