The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 62 79 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.38% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Regression Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 552 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.23% 77.42% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 485 425 450
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Stafford - 6 £27,500 -
Regression Testing
West Midlands

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (60.00%) JIRA
2 7 (46.67%) QA
3 6 (40.00%) Validation
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) ISEB
4 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Test Management
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Requirements Management
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) IEC 61508
6 3 (20.00%) Change Control
6 3 (20.00%) Release Management
6 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) VB
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (20.00%) FogBugz
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Software Tester
4 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Validation Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Validation
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Test Management
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Requirements Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) V-Model
5 2 (13.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VB
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 4 (26.67%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) VMware