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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 351 335 343
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 823 838 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.78% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 658 635 727
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%

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
92333 86744 92837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.25% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 73720 71172 78538
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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 17 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 17 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 -29 769 £40,000 -4.19% 69
London -41 337 £47,500 - 24
South East -3 169 £37,500 -1.31% 12
East of England +13 72 £40,000 +17.64% 9
City of London -18 66 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Yorkshire -2 63 £33,500 +3.07% 9
Surrey +24 61 £47,500 +5.55% 4
West Yorkshire +5 54 £33,500 +7.20% 8
Cambridgeshire +29 53 £42,500 -12.37% 6
North West -1 53 £30,000 +20.00% 8
Cambridge +26 46 £37,500 -22.68% 5
Reigate +9 38 £42,500 -5.55%
Scotland 0 32 £31,500 -40.00% 2
Hampshire -7 31 £32,500 -29.72% 3
Berkshire +5 30 £42,500 -4.49% 2
Leeds -6 30 £33,500 +7.20% 5
Cheshire +3 26 £29,500 +18.00%
East Midlands -16 26 £35,000 -11.39% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 24 £35,000 +1.44%
Manchester +8 23 £35,750 +34.90% 7
Kent +7 20 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Edinburgh -6 20 £32,000 -39.04% 1
Nottingham +19 18 £35,000 +1.44%
Halifax +6 16 £35,000 +7.69% 2
West Midlands -3 16 £31,500 -16.00% 1
South West -50 16 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Guildford +12 15 £55,000 +37.50%
Bracknell +9 15 £46,250 +36.02% 1
South Wales +6 14 £33,750 +3.84% 1
Wales +5 14 £33,750 +3.84% 1

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 946 (50.16%) Agile Software Development
2 822 (43.58%) QA
3 645 (34.20%) Finance
4 598 (31.71%) SQL
5 508 (26.94%) Test Scripting
6 462 (24.50%) ISEB
7 445 (23.59%) Selenium
8 420 (22.27%) Degree
9 404 (21.42%) Software Testing
10 400 (21.21%) Test Automation
11 372 (19.72%) Automated Testing
12 355 (18.82%) Java
13 354 (18.77%) User Acceptance Testing
14 345 (18.29%) C#
15 341 (18.08%) Scrum
16 315 (16.70%) .NET
17 294 (15.59%) Manual Testing
18 269 (14.26%) Microsoft
19 266 (14.10%) SQL Server
20 265 (14.05%) HP Quality Center
21 264 (14.00%) Linux
22 258 (13.68%) ISTQB
23 245 (12.99%) Test Strategy
24 238 (12.62%) TDD
25 236 (12.51%) XML
26 233 (12.35%) System Testing
27 222 (11.77%) Integration Testing
28 220 (11.66%) JavaScript
29 219 (11.61%) Windows
30 218 (11.56%) Computer Science

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 42 (2.23%) Tomcat
2 38 (2.01%) IIS
3 33 (1.75%) Confluence
4 26 (1.38%) WebSphere
5 20 (1.06%) CMS
6 15 (0.80%) SharePoint
7 14 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (0.58%) MQSeries
8 11 (0.58%) Node.js
8 11 (0.58%) nginx
9 8 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (0.37%) WordPress
11 5 (0.27%) Drupal
12 4 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.11%) Apache
13 2 (0.11%) ColdFusion
13 2 (0.11%) Oracle Coherence
14 1 (0.053%) DNN
Applications
1 114 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 106 (5.62%) MS Office
3 24 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.27%) MS Project
6 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (1.54%) SAP FI
2 20 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
2 20 (1.06%) SAP CO
3 14 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (0.74%) Magento
4 10 (0.53%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.48%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.48%) SAP HCM
5 9 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (0.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 8 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
7 6 (0.32%) SAP FI-GL
7 6 (0.32%) SAP PP
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle HRMS
8 5 (0.27%) Endur
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.07%) SaaS
2 21 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.58%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 6 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.053%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.55%) Internet
2 46 (2.44%) HTTP
3 37 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 31 (1.64%) LAN
5 30 (1.59%) WAN
6 22 (1.17%) Firewall
7 19 (1.01%) DNS
8 14 (0.74%) OSPF
8 14 (0.74%) BGP
9 10 (0.53%) Multicast
10 9 (0.48%) FTP
10 9 (0.48%) DWDM
10 9 (0.48%) MPLS
10 9 (0.48%) SDH
11 8 (0.42%) ATM
11 8 (0.42%) Wireless
11 8 (0.42%) Wireshark
11 8 (0.42%) Network Security
11 8 (0.42%) Junos
12 7 (0.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.71%) Relational Database
3 62 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 55 (2.92%) MySQL
6 43 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
7 35 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 31 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (1.33%) MongoDB
10 24 (1.27%) NoSQL
11 19 (1.01%) Big Data
11 19 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
11 19 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 18 (0.95%) DB2
13 17 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (0.58%) OLAP
14 11 (0.58%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.58%) SSDT
14 11 (0.58%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 445 (23.59%) Selenium
2 185 (9.81%) JIRA
3 184 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 159 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 150 (7.95%) Cucumber
6 142 (7.53%) WebDriver
7 124 (6.57%) Visual Studio
8 120 (6.36%) Git (software)
8 120 (6.36%) Jenkins
9 114 (6.04%) SoapUI
10 102 (5.41%) NUnit
11 85 (4.51%) JUnit
12 77 (4.08%) Subversion
13 58 (3.08%) LoadRunner
14 54 (2.86%) Maven
15 53 (2.81%) TestComplete
16 47 (2.49%) Rhino Mocks
17 46 (2.44%) Calabash
18 44 (2.33%) Ranorex
19 42 (2.23%) FitNesse
General
1 645 (34.20%) Finance
2 121 (6.42%) Banking
3 106 (5.62%) Retail
4 59 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 54 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 46 (2.44%) Marketing
7 41 (2.17%) Publishing
8 35 (1.86%) Games
9 26 (1.38%) Front Office
10 22 (1.17%) Law
11 17 (0.90%) Legal
12 16 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.80%) Back Office
14 12 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.64%) Advertising
14 12 (0.64%) General Ledger
15 10 (0.53%) Billing
16 9 (0.48%) Automotive
17 7 (0.37%) Private Banking
18 6 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 623 (33.03%) Analyst
2 396 (21.00%) Test Analyst
3 341 (18.08%) Tester
4 289 (15.32%) Test Engineer
5 273 (14.48%) Developer
6 162 (8.59%) QA Engineer
7 116 (6.15%) QA Analyst
8 115 (6.10%) QA Tester
9 98 (5.20%) Business Analyst
10 94 (4.98%) Software Tester
11 92 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
12 88 (4.67%) Consultant
13 87 (4.61%) Automation Engineer
14 81 (4.29%) Software Engineer
15 76 (4.03%) Test Manager
16 75 (3.98%) Senior Test Engineer
17 63 (3.34%) Senior Test Analyst
18 55 (2.92%) Junior
19 54 (2.86%) Senior Tester
20 46 (2.44%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (16.70%) .NET
2 236 (12.51%) XML
3 157 (8.32%) HTML
4 149 (7.90%) Web Services
5 126 (6.68%) SOAP
6 102 (5.41%) CSS
7 87 (4.61%) ASP.NET
8 74 (3.92%) Gherkin
9 65 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 54 (2.86%) HTML5
11 45 (2.39%) REST
12 38 (2.01%) RESTful
13 34 (1.80%) JSON
13 34 (1.80%) XSLT
14 32 (1.70%) J2EE
15 29 (1.54%) CSS3
16 27 (1.43%) jQuery
16 27 (1.43%) XSL
17 23 (1.22%) XSD
18 20 (1.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 218 (11.56%) Computer Science
2 179 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (5.25%) Mobile App
4 82 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 56 (2.97%) User Experience
6 39 (2.07%) Open Source
7 37 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 36 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 36 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (1.80%) Equities
10 24 (1.27%) iPhone
11 23 (1.22%) Blackberry
12 21 (1.11%) Management Information System
13 17 (0.90%) iPad
14 16 (0.85%) Digital Media
15 15 (0.80%) Robotics
15 15 (0.80%) Firmware
16 14 (0.74%) EPoS
16 14 (0.74%) Online Gambling
17 13 (0.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 264 (14.00%) Linux
2 219 (11.61%) Windows
3 150 (7.95%) UNIX
4 88 (4.67%) Android
5 85 (4.51%) Apple iOS
6 38 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (1.59%) Windows XP
8 29 (1.54%) Windows 7
9 26 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (0.95%) Ubuntu
11 17 (0.90%) Windows Phone
12 14 (0.74%) Mac OS X
13 12 (0.64%) Solaris
14 11 (0.58%) Debian
14 11 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
16 8 (0.42%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
17 7 (0.37%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 946 (50.16%) Agile Software Development
2 508 (26.94%) Test Scripting
3 404 (21.42%) Software Testing
4 400 (21.21%) Test Automation
5 372 (19.72%) Automated Testing
6 354 (18.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 341 (18.08%) Scrum
8 294 (15.59%) Manual Testing
9 245 (12.99%) Test Strategy
10 238 (12.62%) TDD
11 233 (12.35%) System Testing
12 222 (11.77%) Integration Testing
13 198 (10.50%) Test Management
14 191 (10.13%) Automation Testing
15 188 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
16 187 (9.92%) Performance Testing
17 184 (9.76%) BDD
18 154 (8.17%) Unit Testing
19 145 (7.69%) User Stories
20 134 (7.10%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 598 (31.71%) SQL
2 355 (18.82%) Java
3 345 (18.29%) C#
4 220 (11.66%) JavaScript
5 170 (9.01%) Python
6 141 (7.48%) C++
7 113 (5.99%) Ruby
8 99 (5.25%) Perl
9 87 (4.61%) PHP
10 59 (3.13%) VBScript
11 56 (2.97%) VB
12 55 (2.92%) C
13 48 (2.55%) T-SQL
14 45 (2.39%) Bash Shell
15 42 (2.23%) VB.NET
16 41 (2.17%) Shell Script
17 31 (1.64%) Groovy
18 24 (1.27%) ABAP
19 20 (1.06%) Scala
20 19 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 462 (24.50%) ISEB
2 420 (22.27%) Degree
3 258 (13.68%) ISTQB
4 133 (7.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 60 (3.18%) Security Cleared
6 36 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 28 (1.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 13 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.53%) HND
10 8 (0.42%) CCIE
10 8 (0.42%) JNCIE
11 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.37%) Brainbench
12 6 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (0.32%) MCSE
12 6 (0.32%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.32%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.27%) CCNA
14 3 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (0.16%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 822 (43.58%) QA
2 14 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.64%) SLA
4 8 (0.42%) HL7
5 6 (0.32%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.16%) WCAG
7 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.11%) GAAP
7 2 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.58%) Varnish
4 9 (0.48%) VMware ESX
4 9 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.27%) XenApp
5 5 (0.27%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.21%) NFS
7 2 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
8 1 (0.053%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.053%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 265 (14.05%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.95%) Puppet
3 8 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.37%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.21%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.21%) Opsview
6 1 (0.053%) WMI
6 1 (0.053%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.053%) Ansible
Vendors
1 269 (14.26%) Microsoft
2 164 (8.70%) HP
3 136 (7.21%) Oracle
4 80 (4.24%) SAP
5 47 (2.49%) VMware
6 27 (1.43%) Citrix
7 24 (1.27%) IBM
8 18 (0.95%) Red Hat
9 15 (0.80%) TOWER Software
10 14 (0.74%) Cisco
11 13 (0.69%) Altiris
11 13 (0.69%) Fujitsu
12 12 (0.64%) Perforce
13 11 (0.58%) Telerik
13 11 (0.58%) Jaspersoft
14 10 (0.53%) SunGard
15 9 (0.48%) NetApp
15 9 (0.48%) Atlassian
16 8 (0.42%) Juniper
16 8 (0.42%) Sybase
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £30,700 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + 8% Bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago