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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 373 325 324
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -1
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 742 997 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.85% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.02% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 588 826 676
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
92395 97415 87605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.57% 82.72% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75495 78826 72238
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015 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 6 July 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
England -45 697 £42,500 - 87
London -99 266 £50,000 +5.26% 22
South East -23 142 £40,000 -3.03% 25
Yorkshire +37 98 £35,000 +7.69% 8
West Yorkshire +36 86 £35,000 +7.69% 5
East of England -10 71 £42,500 +13.33% 7
City of London -28 65 £50,000 - 5
Leeds +48 61 £45,000 +27.36% 4
North West +2 46 £37,500 +17.18% 14
Manchester +17 38 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Surrey -22 36 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Hampshire +10 33 £31,500 -5.97% 4
Hertfordshire +11 32 £35,000 -12.50% 2
South West -18 26 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Cambridgeshire -10 24 £45,000 +20.80% 3
West Midlands +7 23 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South Wales +3 21 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Wales +1 21 £35,000 +7.69% 2
West Sussex +19 19 £50,000 +21.21% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 18 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Scotland 0 18 £40,000 +6.66% 8
East Midlands -14 17 £22,500 -33.82% 1
East Sussex +33 16 £40,000 +2.56% 4
Reigate +2 14 £51,250 -
Nottingham +9 13 £26,000 -21.21% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 13 £26,000 -22.38% 1
Cambridge -13 13 £41,250 +26.92% 3
South Yorkshire - 12 £27,500 - 2
Berkshire -12 11 £40,000 - 8
Sheffield - 11 £27,500 - 1

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 805 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (42.37%) QA
3 596 (37.58%) SQL
4 474 (29.89%) Test Scripting
5 453 (28.56%) Finance
6 439 (27.68%) Java
7 425 (26.80%) ISEB
8 408 (25.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 370 (23.33%) Automated Testing
10 364 (22.95%) Selenium
11 354 (22.32%) Degree
12 291 (18.35%) SDLC
13 288 (18.16%) C#
14 276 (17.40%) Test Automation
15 273 (17.21%) Manual Testing
16 268 (16.90%) Integration Testing
17 255 (16.08%) Software Testing
18 250 (15.76%) Scrum
19 243 (15.32%) Microsoft
20 242 (15.26%) ISTQB
21 221 (13.93%) TDD
22 219 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
23 213 (13.43%) System Testing
24 212 (13.37%) Oracle
25 210 (13.24%) Test Strategy
26 195 (12.30%) .NET
27 192 (12.11%) UNIX
28 189 (11.92%) JavaScript
29 183 (11.54%) Test Management
30 181 (11.41%) SQL Server

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 34 (2.14%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.58%) CMS
3 20 (1.26%) IIS
4 19 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 18 (1.13%) Confluence
6 13 (0.82%) MQSeries
7 8 (0.50%) JBoss
7 8 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.32%) Node.js
9 4 (0.25%) nginx
10 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.19%) Apache
11 2 (0.13%) ATG Dynamo
11 2 (0.13%) SAS
11 2 (0.13%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.13%) Drupal
11 2 (0.13%) WordPress
12 1 (0.063%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.063%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.063%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 134 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.29%) MS Office
3 27 (1.70%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.44%) MS Project
6 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (2.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 26 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 19 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
5 16 (1.01%) Oracle Receivables
5 16 (1.01%) Oracle Cash Management
5 16 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
6 14 (0.88%) Oracle AGIS
7 10 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
7 10 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
8 9 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
8 9 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (0.50%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 7 (0.44%) SAP CO
10 7 (0.44%) SAP FI
10 7 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (0.25%) SAP APO
12 4 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
12 4 (0.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.40%) SaaS
2 31 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.88%) Google Analytics
4 11 (0.69%) PaaS
4 11 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.57%) IaaS
6 7 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.25%) FinancialForce.com
8 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.063%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.40%) HTTP
2 32 (2.02%) Internet
3 30 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.82%) VoIP
5 9 (0.57%) DNS
6 6 (0.38%) Ethernet
6 6 (0.38%) Firewall
6 6 (0.38%) Wireless
6 6 (0.38%) Network Security
7 4 (0.25%) DVB
7 4 (0.25%) DHCP
7 4 (0.25%) CTI
8 3 (0.19%) DSL
8 3 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.13%) ICMP
9 2 (0.13%) RTP
9 2 (0.13%) DLNA
9 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (3.34%) Relational Database
4 47 (2.96%) Oracle Database
4 47 (2.96%) MySQL
5 41 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (1.70%) DB2
8 26 (1.64%) OLAP
8 26 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (1.58%) Big Data
10 23 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 22 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
11 22 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
11 22 (1.39%) SSDT
12 21 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
14 18 (1.13%) OLAP Cube
15 16 (1.01%) TKPROF
16 13 (0.82%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 364 (22.95%) Selenium
2 142 (8.95%) JIRA
3 131 (8.26%) WebDriver
4 127 (8.01%) Cucumber
5 113 (7.12%) Jenkins
5 113 (7.12%) HP UFT
6 101 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 75 (4.73%) JUnit
8 54 (3.40%) SoapUI
9 52 (3.28%) LoadRunner
10 47 (2.96%) NUnit
11 46 (2.90%) TeamCity
12 45 (2.84%) Visual Studio
13 44 (2.77%) SpecFlow
14 38 (2.40%) Subversion
15 29 (1.83%) Maven
15 29 (1.83%) Calabash
16 28 (1.77%) Rational Rose
17 25 (1.58%) Hudson
18 23 (1.45%) JMeter
General
1 453 (28.56%) Finance
2 90 (5.67%) Banking
3 67 (4.22%) Retail
4 48 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 47 (2.96%) Marketing
6 33 (2.08%) Games
7 22 (1.39%) Front Office
8 20 (1.26%) Legal
9 16 (1.01%) General Ledger
10 14 (0.88%) Billing
10 14 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 12 (0.76%) Advertising
12 11 (0.69%) Back Office
13 8 (0.50%) Automotive
14 5 (0.32%) Law
14 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.32%) Publishing
14 5 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.32%) French Language
15 4 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 563 (35.50%) Analyst
2 385 (24.27%) Test Analyst
3 327 (20.62%) Tester
4 154 (9.71%) QA Engineer
5 148 (9.33%) Developer
6 126 (7.94%) Test Engineer
7 115 (7.25%) Test Manager
8 103 (6.49%) Software Engineer
9 101 (6.37%) QA Analyst
10 84 (5.30%) Software Tester
11 65 (4.10%) Business Analyst
12 54 (3.40%) QA Tester
13 53 (3.34%) Junior
14 49 (3.09%) Software Test Engineer
14 49 (3.09%) Automation Tester
15 47 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
16 44 (2.77%) Consultant
17 41 (2.59%) Test Leader
18 37 (2.33%) Oracle Developer
18 37 (2.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (12.30%) .NET
2 156 (9.84%) Web Services
3 147 (9.27%) XML
4 120 (7.57%) HTML
5 63 (3.97%) CSS
6 49 (3.09%) SOAP
7 39 (2.46%) Gherkin
8 37 (2.33%) ASP.NET
9 26 (1.64%) J2EE
10 24 (1.51%) Middleware
11 20 (1.26%) .NET Framework
11 20 (1.26%) JSON
12 18 (1.13%) RESTful
13 16 (1.01%) HTML5
14 15 (0.95%) REST
15 13 (0.82%) CSS3
15 13 (0.82%) LAMP
15 13 (0.82%) XSL
15 13 (0.82%) Flash
16 12 (0.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 219 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (8.95%) Computer Science
3 83 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 53 (3.34%) Mathematics
5 52 (3.28%) User Experience
6 45 (2.84%) Management Information System
7 32 (2.02%) Client/Server
8 30 (1.89%) Data Integration
9 27 (1.70%) Derivative
10 25 (1.58%) PDA
11 22 (1.39%) Replication
12 21 (1.32%) Equities
13 20 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (1.13%) GIS
14 18 (1.13%) iPhone
15 15 (0.95%) Blackberry
16 13 (0.82%) iPad
16 13 (0.82%) Credit Risk
17 12 (0.76%) Statistics
18 10 (0.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 192 (12.11%) UNIX
2 169 (10.66%) Windows
3 147 (9.27%) Linux
4 84 (5.30%) Android
5 74 (4.67%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.26%) Windows Phone
7 15 (0.95%) Solaris
8 12 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.38%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.32%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.25%) CentOS
13 4 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
14 3 (0.19%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.19%) VxWorks
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 805 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 474 (29.89%) Test Scripting
3 408 (25.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 370 (23.33%) Automated Testing
5 291 (18.35%) SDLC
6 276 (17.40%) Test Automation
7 273 (17.21%) Manual Testing
8 268 (16.90%) Integration Testing
9 255 (16.08%) Software Testing
10 250 (15.76%) Scrum
11 221 (13.93%) TDD
12 213 (13.43%) System Testing
13 210 (13.24%) Test Strategy
14 183 (11.54%) Test Management
15 176 (11.10%) Automation Testing
16 165 (10.40%) Performance Testing
17 160 (10.09%) Unit Testing
18 155 (9.77%) Compatibility Testing
19 149 (9.39%) BDD
20 148 (9.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 596 (37.58%) SQL
2 439 (27.68%) Java
3 288 (18.16%) C#
4 189 (11.92%) JavaScript
5 123 (7.76%) Python
6 104 (6.56%) C++
7 76 (4.79%) C
8 65 (4.10%) Ruby
9 60 (3.78%) PHP
10 57 (3.59%) PL/SQL
11 54 (3.40%) Perl
12 52 (3.28%) Shell Script
13 46 (2.90%) T-SQL
14 23 (1.45%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.26%) Groovy
16 19 (1.20%) Objective-C
16 19 (1.20%) VBScript
17 17 (1.07%) VB
18 15 (0.95%) VB.NET
19 11 (0.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 425 (26.80%) ISEB
2 354 (22.32%) Degree
3 242 (15.26%) ISTQB
4 131 (8.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 34 (2.14%) Security Cleared
6 19 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.69%) HND
8 10 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
9 8 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.38%) PMP
11 4 (0.25%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 4 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.19%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.19%) IC3 Certification
12 3 (0.19%) PhD
13 2 (0.13%) CISA
13 2 (0.13%) MBA
14 1 (0.063%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 672 (42.37%) QA
2 8 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.44%) SLA
4 6 (0.38%) MiFID
5 4 (0.25%) EMIR
5 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.19%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.063%) HL7
7 1 (0.063%) DICOM
System Software
1 17 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.063%) Xen
3 1 (0.063%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.063%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.063%) Docker
3 1 (0.063%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 146 (9.21%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (1.39%) Puppet
3 20 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (1.07%) Control-M
5 16 (1.01%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (0.44%) Ansible
8 3 (0.19%) Iperf
9 1 (0.063%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 243 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 212 (13.37%) Oracle
3 130 (8.20%) HP
4 35 (2.21%) SAP
5 30 (1.89%) IBM
6 25 (1.58%) Telerik
7 23 (1.45%) Sybase
8 19 (1.20%) Red Hat
9 17 (1.07%) VMware
10 16 (1.01%) TOWER Software
10 16 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.01%) Endeca
11 14 (0.88%) Google
12 10 (0.63%) Capita
12 10 (0.63%) Cognos
13 6 (0.38%) Citrix
13 6 (0.38%) Bloomberg
13 6 (0.38%) Remedy
14 5 (0.32%) Charles River
14 5 (0.32%) Adobe
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Middlesex
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £29500 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum + bonus + extensive package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pensions + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
JPS Selection
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago