The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 73 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 13 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.36% - 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 14
Average salary £33,750 - £28,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 624 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.70% 78.20% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 682 571 731
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,123 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Regression Testing
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) XML
3 7 (38.89%) EPoS
3 7 (38.89%) QA
4 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (27.78%) EMV
5 5 (27.78%) Back Office
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (22.22%) Test Management
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) ISEB
8 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Retail
8 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) System Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (11.11%) User Stories
8 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
9 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.56%) BDD
9 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.56%) Behat
9 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
9 1 (5.56%) Jenkins

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Behat
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 5 (27.78%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Test Team Leader
1 9 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Integration Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) EPoS
2 5 (27.78%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.11%) System Testing
3 2 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Development
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle