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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 73 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 9 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.12% 0.34% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.42% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +118.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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
663 720 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.77% 82.19% 72.67%
Number of salaries quoted 545 624 546
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 December 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 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (80.95%) System Testing
2 16 (76.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (71.43%) Selenium
4 14 (66.67%) BDD
4 14 (66.67%) QA
4 14 (66.67%) TDD
5 13 (61.90%) Gherkin
5 13 (61.90%) User Stories
5 13 (61.90%) Automation Testing
6 12 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
7 11 (52.38%) LoadRunner
7 11 (52.38%) Python
7 11 (52.38%) PHP
7 11 (52.38%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (52.38%) Mobile App
7 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
7 11 (52.38%) JIRA
7 11 (52.38%) Web Testing
7 11 (52.38%) Test Management
8 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
9 9 (42.86%) Selenium IDE
9 9 (42.86%) Linux
10 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (33.33%) SaaS
12 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
12 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
13 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
13 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Selenium
2 12 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (52.38%) LoadRunner
3 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
3 11 (52.38%) JIRA
4 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
5 9 (42.86%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (9.52%) Behat
6 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
6 2 (9.52%) Maven
6 2 (9.52%) Ant
7 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
1 11 (52.38%) Test Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Testing Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) QA Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Gherkin
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (80.95%) System Testing
2 16 (76.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (66.67%) TDD
3 14 (66.67%) BDD
4 13 (61.90%) User Stories
4 13 (61.90%) Automation Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Web Testing
5 11 (52.38%) Test Management
6 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Data Management
9 3 (14.29%) Validation
9 3 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
9 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PHP
1 11 (52.38%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft