The table below looks at the statistics for the Regression Tester role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Tester
Rank 929 948 932
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Regression Tester 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.002% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Regression Tester
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Tester in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Regression Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Regression Tester
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Tester within the UK.

Regression Tester Salary Trend in the UK

Regression Tester
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Tester within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
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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
England +3 5 £35,000 -12.50%
South East - 5 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -

Regression Tester
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Regression Tester in their job title 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 with Regression Tester in their job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Regression Testing
1 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Ajax
2 10 (76.92%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JUnit
2 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
2 10 (76.92%) Eclipse
2 10 (76.92%) Firebug
2 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 10 (76.92%) WebDriver
2 10 (76.92%) Selenium
2 10 (76.92%) Gradle
2 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
3 2 (15.38%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) EPoS
3 2 (15.38%) Capita
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) eggPlant
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing

Regression Tester
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Regression Tester in their job title 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 with Regression Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Eclipse
1 10 (76.92%) Firebug
1 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
1 10 (76.92%) Gradle
1 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
1 10 (76.92%) JUnit
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium
1 10 (76.92%) WebDriver
2 2 (15.38%) eggPlant
2 2 (15.38%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EPoS
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Automated Testing
1 12 (92.31%) Regression Testing
2 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Capita