The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 347 320 339
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 871 870 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.81% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.01% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 702 654 715
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,000 £32,689
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +7.06%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94022 86283 92102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 80.36% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74935 70632 78012
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,542
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Regression Testing
Salary Trend

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in the UK

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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 -21 815 £40,000 -3.61% 80
London -22 380 £50,000 +5.26% 25
South East -38 161 £42,500 +8.97% 13
City of London 0 82 £52,500 +10.52% 5
East of England +5 78 £41,250 +25.00% 9
Surrey +20 62 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Yorkshire -18 60 £32,750 -6.42% 7
North West -1 56 £31,500 +23.52% 13
Cambridgeshire +21 52 £42,500 -12.37% 2
West Yorkshire +8 52 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Cambridge +14 45 £37,500 -22.68% 2
Reigate +8 36 £47,500 +5.55%
Scotland -4 30 £33,000 -37.14% 4
Hampshire -15 29 £32,500 -29.72% 5
Cheshire +2 27 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Manchester +6 26 £35,750 +34.90% 8
East Midlands -12 25 £35,000 -14.63% 2
Nottinghamshire +9 24 £35,000 +0.71% 2
Halifax +7 23 £32,500 - 1
Kent +6 23 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Guildford +17 21 £55,000 +37.50%
South West -48 21 £38,750 +13.97% 5
Berkshire -24 20 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Midlands -1 18 £32,000 -15.78% 2
Leeds -22 18 £33,500 -16.25% 4
Nottingham +17 17 £35,000 +0.71% 2
Edinburgh -5 17 £35,250 -32.85% 1
Gloucestershire +11 16 £40,000 +31.14% 2
South Wales +1 16 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Wales -1 16 £33,000 +1.53% 2

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 866 (44.78%) QA
2 638 (32.99%) Finance
3 607 (31.39%) SQL
4 600 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
5 529 (27.35%) Test Scripting
6 466 (24.10%) Selenium
7 458 (23.68%) ISEB
8 430 (22.23%) Degree
9 420 (21.72%) Software Testing
10 397 (20.53%) Test Automation
11 374 (19.34%) Java
12 373 (19.29%) Automated Testing
12 373 (19.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 357 (18.46%) Scrum
14 350 (18.10%) C#
15 319 (16.49%) .NET
16 301 (15.56%) Manual Testing
17 261 (13.50%) Linux
18 259 (13.39%) HP Quality Center
19 256 (13.24%) Microsoft
20 255 (13.19%) System Testing
21 248 (12.82%) SQL Server
22 245 (12.67%) ISTQB
22 245 (12.67%) Test Strategy
23 244 (12.62%) XML
24 238 (12.31%) TDD
25 228 (11.79%) JavaScript
26 226 (11.69%) Integration Testing
27 220 (11.38%) Windows
28 213 (11.01%) Computer Science

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 36 (1.86%) IIS
2 34 (1.76%) Tomcat
3 33 (1.71%) Confluence
4 20 (1.03%) CMS
4 20 (1.03%) WebSphere
5 14 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
6 11 (0.57%) SharePoint
6 11 (0.57%) Node.js
6 11 (0.57%) nginx
7 8 (0.41%) WordPress
8 5 (0.26%) MQSeries
9 4 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.21%) Drupal
10 3 (0.16%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.10%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.10%) Apache
11 2 (0.10%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.052%) WebLogic
Applications
1 103 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 99 (5.12%) MS Office
3 25 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.31%) MS Project
6 4 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (1.34%) SAP FI
2 17 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (0.88%) SAP CO
3 15 (0.78%) Magento
4 14 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (0.47%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.47%) SAP HCM
5 9 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle iProcurement
7 6 (0.31%) Markit EDM
7 6 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.31%) SAP PP
8 5 (0.26%) Endur
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle HRMS
8 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 35 (1.81%) SaaS
2 22 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.62%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.26%) GitHub
6 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.052%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.62%) Internet
2 40 (2.07%) HTTP
3 38 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 28 (1.45%) LAN
5 27 (1.40%) WAN
6 23 (1.19%) Firewall
7 20 (1.03%) DNS
8 14 (0.72%) OSPF
8 14 (0.72%) BGP
9 11 (0.57%) SMS
10 10 (0.52%) SMPP
10 10 (0.52%) NFC
10 10 (0.52%) Multicast
11 9 (0.47%) Wireshark
11 9 (0.47%) Wireless
11 9 (0.47%) SDH
11 9 (0.47%) HTTPS
11 9 (0.47%) DWDM
11 9 (0.47%) MPLS
12 8 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 71 (3.67%) Relational Database
3 58 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (2.90%) MySQL
5 53 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 45 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (1.45%) MongoDB
8 28 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (1.40%) Oracle Database
10 26 (1.34%) NoSQL
11 22 (1.14%) Big Data
12 20 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
12 20 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 16 (0.83%) DB2
14 15 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.62%) Hazelcast
16 11 (0.57%) SQLPlus
17 9 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 466 (24.10%) Selenium
2 187 (9.67%) JIRA
3 185 (9.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 159 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 154 (7.96%) WebDriver
6 148 (7.65%) Cucumber
7 125 (6.46%) Jenkins
8 124 (6.41%) Visual Studio
9 123 (6.36%) Git (software)
10 120 (6.20%) SoapUI
11 106 (5.48%) NUnit
12 82 (4.24%) JUnit
13 73 (3.77%) Subversion
14 56 (2.90%) Maven
15 53 (2.74%) TestComplete
16 51 (2.64%) LoadRunner
17 47 (2.43%) FitNesse
18 46 (2.38%) Calabash
19 44 (2.28%) Ranorex
19 44 (2.28%) Hudson
General
1 638 (32.99%) Finance
2 131 (6.77%) Banking
3 102 (5.27%) Retail
4 62 (3.21%) Investment Banking
5 55 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 44 (2.28%) Marketing
7 42 (2.17%) Publishing
8 36 (1.86%) Games
9 28 (1.45%) Front Office
10 23 (1.19%) Law
11 21 (1.09%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.93%) Legal
13 16 (0.83%) Back Office
14 14 (0.72%) Advertising
15 12 (0.62%) Billing
16 10 (0.52%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.47%) Automotive
17 9 (0.47%) General Ledger
18 7 (0.36%) Private Banking
19 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 650 (33.61%) Analyst
2 422 (21.82%) Test Analyst
3 367 (18.98%) Tester
4 304 (15.72%) Test Engineer
5 275 (14.22%) Developer
6 165 (8.53%) QA Engineer
7 139 (7.19%) QA Analyst
8 125 (6.46%) QA Tester
9 106 (5.48%) Business Analyst
10 100 (5.17%) Software Tester
11 90 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
12 86 (4.45%) Automation Engineer
13 81 (4.19%) Consultant
14 79 (4.08%) Software Engineer
15 76 (3.93%) Senior Test Engineer
16 70 (3.62%) Test Manager
17 61 (3.15%) Senior Test Analyst
18 56 (2.90%) Junior
19 54 (2.79%) Senior Tester
20 47 (2.43%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (16.49%) .NET
2 244 (12.62%) XML
3 161 (8.32%) HTML
4 152 (7.86%) Web Services
5 125 (6.46%) SOAP
6 110 (5.69%) CSS
7 92 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 70 (3.62%) Gherkin
9 66 (3.41%) .NET Framework
10 51 (2.64%) HTML5
11 45 (2.33%) REST
12 40 (2.07%) RESTful
13 37 (1.91%) XSLT
14 36 (1.86%) JSON
15 33 (1.71%) J2EE
16 28 (1.45%) jQuery
16 28 (1.45%) CSS3
17 27 (1.40%) XSL
18 26 (1.34%) WCF
19 23 (1.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 213 (11.01%) Computer Science
2 99 (5.12%) Mobile App
3 75 (3.88%) Mathematics
4 40 (2.07%) Equities
5 39 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 38 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 38 (1.96%) Open Source
7 35 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 29 (1.50%) Blackberry
9 25 (1.29%) iPhone
10 20 (1.03%) Management Information System
11 19 (0.98%) EPoS
12 17 (0.88%) Firmware
12 17 (0.88%) iPad
13 15 (0.78%) Digital Media
13 15 (0.78%) Robotics
13 15 (0.78%) Derivative
14 13 (0.67%) CMDB
14 13 (0.67%) FMCG
15 12 (0.62%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 261 (13.50%) Linux
2 220 (11.38%) Windows
3 152 (7.86%) UNIX
4 98 (5.07%) Android
5 97 (5.02%) Apple iOS
6 34 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (1.29%) Windows XP
8 24 (1.24%) Windows 7
9 21 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (1.03%) Windows Phone
11 19 (0.98%) Mac OS X
12 16 (0.83%) Ubuntu
13 13 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (0.57%) Debian
15 10 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
15 10 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
15 10 (0.52%) Solaris
16 8 (0.41%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
2 529 (27.35%) Test Scripting
3 420 (21.72%) Software Testing
4 397 (20.53%) Test Automation
5 373 (19.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 373 (19.29%) Automated Testing
6 357 (18.46%) Scrum
7 301 (15.56%) Manual Testing
8 255 (13.19%) System Testing
9 245 (12.67%) Test Strategy
10 238 (12.31%) TDD
11 226 (11.69%) Integration Testing
12 197 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
12 197 (10.19%) Automation Testing
13 186 (9.62%) Test Management
14 183 (9.46%) BDD
15 182 (9.41%) Performance Testing
16 159 (8.22%) Unit Testing
17 141 (7.29%) User Stories
18 135 (6.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 607 (31.39%) SQL
2 374 (19.34%) Java
3 350 (18.10%) C#
4 228 (11.79%) JavaScript
5 178 (9.20%) Python
6 145 (7.50%) C++
7 115 (5.95%) Ruby
8 98 (5.07%) Perl
9 81 (4.19%) PHP
10 64 (3.31%) VB
11 63 (3.26%) VBScript
12 58 (3.00%) C
13 45 (2.33%) T-SQL
14 42 (2.17%) Shell Script
15 41 (2.12%) VB.NET
16 40 (2.07%) Bash Shell
17 35 (1.81%) Groovy
18 21 (1.09%) PowerShell
18 21 (1.09%) ABAP
19 20 (1.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 458 (23.68%) ISEB
2 430 (22.23%) Degree
3 245 (12.67%) ISTQB
4 133 (6.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 56 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 33 (1.71%) SC Cleared
7 24 (1.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 13 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.67%) HND
9 8 (0.41%) CCIE
9 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.41%) JNCIE
10 7 (0.36%) MCSE
10 7 (0.36%) Brainbench
11 6 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.31%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.31%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.26%) CCNA
13 3 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.10%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 866 (44.78%) QA
2 14 (0.72%) ISO 9001
2 14 (0.72%) SLA
3 10 (0.52%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.31%) HL7
5 3 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.16%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.16%) WCAG
6 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.052%) GAAP
System Software
1 30 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.57%) Varnish
4 6 (0.31%) VMware ESX
4 6 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.26%) XenApp
5 5 (0.26%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.26%) NFS
6 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.10%) Platform Symphony
8 1 (0.052%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.052%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 259 (13.39%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.93%) Puppet
3 8 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.36%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.21%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.21%) Opsview
6 1 (0.052%) WMI
6 1 (0.052%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.052%) Ansible
Vendors
1 256 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 154 (7.96%) HP
3 129 (6.67%) Oracle
4 82 (4.24%) SAP
5 47 (2.43%) VMware
6 27 (1.40%) Citrix
7 21 (1.09%) IBM
8 17 (0.88%) Red Hat
9 15 (0.78%) Cisco
9 15 (0.78%) Telerik
10 13 (0.67%) Altiris
10 13 (0.67%) TOWER Software
11 12 (0.62%) Perforce
11 12 (0.62%) Jaspersoft
12 9 (0.47%) Fujitsu
12 9 (0.47%) Informatica
12 9 (0.47%) SunGard
13 8 (0.41%) Juniper
13 8 (0.41%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.31%) thinkFolio
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