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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 359 308 327
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +19
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 793 1048 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.89% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.09% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 628 870 687
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 -43 752 £43,000 +7.50% 75
London -64 310 £48,000 +1.05% 28
South East +23 173 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Yorkshire +21 100 £35,000 +16.66% 7
West Yorkshire +23 88 £35,000 +7.69% 5
City of London -11 66 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Leeds +45 65 £37,500 +12.78% 3
East of England -33 64 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Surrey +4 45 £42,500 -19.04% 4
West Midlands +20 43 £37,500 +19.04% 3
Hampshire +10 39 £35,000 -6.66% 2
East Sussex +32 31 £47,500 +21.79% 4
North West -17 30 £33,750 +7.14% 8
West Sussex +25 26 £50,000 +42.85%
Manchester +13 26 £35,000 +9.37% 4
Hertfordshire -2 26 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Cambridgeshire -25 25 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Brighton +27 20 £47,500 +21.79% 3
South West -27 20 £43,750 +9.37% 3
Reigate +16 19 £45,000 -14.28% 1
South Wales +5 18 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Wales +2 18 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Scotland -3 18 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Berkshire -1 14 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +4 12 £26,250 +7.14% 2
Coventry +1 12 £22,000 -38.88%
Birmingham -5 12 £37,500 +14.50% 1
Edinburgh +6 11 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Cambridge -20 11 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Hemel Hempstead -9 10 £35,000 -36.36%

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 765 (50.30%) Agile Software Development
2 610 (40.11%) QA
3 573 (37.67%) SQL
4 470 (30.90%) Test Scripting
5 435 (28.60%) Finance
6 415 (27.28%) Java
7 410 (26.96%) ISEB
8 378 (24.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 367 (24.13%) Automated Testing
10 326 (21.43%) Degree
11 318 (20.91%) Selenium
12 270 (17.75%) C#
13 255 (16.77%) Integration Testing
14 245 (16.11%) Scrum
15 242 (15.91%) Manual Testing
16 237 (15.58%) Software Testing
17 230 (15.12%) Test Automation
18 222 (14.60%) Oracle
19 218 (14.33%) Microsoft
19 218 (14.33%) TDD
20 208 (13.68%) ISTQB
21 206 (13.54%) System Testing
22 196 (12.89%) UNIX
23 195 (12.82%) Test Strategy
24 189 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
25 185 (12.16%) .NET
26 175 (11.51%) JavaScript
26 175 (11.51%) Automation Testing
27 172 (11.31%) SQL Server
28 171 (11.24%) Windows

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 24 (1.58%) CMS
3 20 (1.31%) Confluence
4 19 (1.25%) WebSphere
5 15 (0.99%) MQSeries
6 14 (0.92%) IIS
7 6 (0.39%) JBoss
7 6 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.20%) Node.js
9 2 (0.13%) WordPress
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.13%) SAS
10 1 (0.066%) Apache
10 1 (0.066%) uiautomator
10 1 (0.066%) OpenStack
Applications
1 105 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 58 (3.81%) MS Office
3 27 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.33%) MS Project
6 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 64 (4.21%) Oracle EBS
2 48 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
4 28 (1.84%) Oracle Applications
5 24 (1.58%) Oracle Assets
6 23 (1.51%) Oracle Receivables
6 23 (1.51%) Oracle Cash Management
7 18 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
9 14 (0.92%) Oracle AGIS
10 11 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
11 10 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
12 8 (0.53%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 7 (0.46%) SAP FI
13 7 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
13 7 (0.46%) SAP CO
14 5 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 4 (0.26%) thinkFolio
15 4 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
15 4 (0.26%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.63%) SaaS
2 31 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.92%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.59%) IaaS
4 9 (0.59%) PaaS
5 8 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.26%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.066%) Force.com
7 1 (0.066%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.37%) HTTP
2 32 (2.10%) TCP/IP
3 31 (2.04%) Internet
4 10 (0.66%) VoIP
5 9 (0.59%) DNS
6 7 (0.46%) Ethernet
7 6 (0.39%) Network Security
7 6 (0.39%) Firewall
8 5 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.26%) Wireless
9 4 (0.26%) DVB
9 4 (0.26%) DSL
9 4 (0.26%) CTI
10 3 (0.20%) LDAP
10 3 (0.20%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.13%) LTE
11 2 (0.13%) SSL
11 2 (0.13%) VPN
11 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.13%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (3.09%) Relational Database
4 42 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 34 (2.24%) MySQL
7 29 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (1.78%) DB2
9 26 (1.71%) OLAP
9 26 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
10 23 (1.51%) Big Data
11 22 (1.45%) SSDT
11 22 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
13 16 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
13 16 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (0.99%) DbVisualizer
15 14 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 318 (20.91%) Selenium
2 132 (8.68%) WebDriver
3 125 (8.22%) Cucumber
4 123 (8.09%) JIRA
5 110 (7.23%) QuickTest Pro
6 105 (6.90%) Jenkins
7 95 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 76 (5.00%) JUnit
9 53 (3.48%) SoapUI
10 45 (2.96%) TeamCity
10 45 (2.96%) NUnit
10 45 (2.96%) LoadRunner
11 44 (2.89%) Visual Studio
12 41 (2.70%) SpecFlow
13 33 (2.17%) Calabash
14 27 (1.78%) Subversion
14 27 (1.78%) Hudson
15 25 (1.64%) Rational Rose
16 24 (1.58%) Git (software)
16 24 (1.58%) Eclipse
General
1 435 (28.60%) Finance
2 86 (5.65%) Banking
3 61 (4.01%) Retail
4 38 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 33 (2.17%) Marketing
6 23 (1.51%) Games
7 21 (1.38%) Legal
8 17 (1.12%) Front Office
9 14 (0.92%) General Ledger
9 14 (0.92%) Billing
10 9 (0.59%) Advertising
10 9 (0.59%) Back Office
11 8 (0.53%) Automotive
12 7 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.46%) Electronics
13 6 (0.39%) French Language
13 6 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.33%) Law
14 5 (0.33%) Publishing
15 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 538 (35.37%) Analyst
2 356 (23.41%) Test Analyst
3 337 (22.16%) Tester
4 153 (10.06%) Developer
5 152 (9.99%) QA Engineer
6 104 (6.84%) Test Engineer
7 96 (6.31%) QA Analyst
8 91 (5.98%) Test Manager
9 88 (5.79%) Software Engineer
10 83 (5.46%) Software Tester
11 58 (3.81%) Business Analyst
12 51 (3.35%) QA Tester
13 50 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
14 47 (3.09%) Junior
15 46 (3.02%) Automation Tester
16 44 (2.89%) Test Leader
17 43 (2.83%) Consultant
18 42 (2.76%) Software Test Engineer
18 42 (2.76%) Oracle Developer
19 39 (2.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (12.16%) .NET
2 156 (10.26%) Web Services
3 146 (9.60%) XML
4 116 (7.63%) HTML
5 62 (4.08%) CSS
6 43 (2.83%) SOAP
7 40 (2.63%) Gherkin
8 30 (1.97%) ASP.NET
9 26 (1.71%) RESTful
9 26 (1.71%) J2EE
10 25 (1.64%) Middleware
11 22 (1.45%) XSL
12 21 (1.38%) .NET Framework
13 18 (1.18%) HTML5
14 17 (1.12%) Flash
14 17 (1.12%) JSON
15 16 (1.05%) Ajax
16 15 (0.99%) CSS3
17 14 (0.92%) REST
17 14 (0.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 189 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 136 (8.94%) Computer Science
3 84 (5.52%) Mobile App
4 55 (3.62%) Mathematics
5 52 (3.42%) User Experience
6 48 (3.16%) Management Information System
7 42 (2.76%) Open Source
8 30 (1.97%) Client/Server
9 26 (1.71%) Replication
10 20 (1.31%) Data Integration
11 17 (1.12%) PDA
11 17 (1.12%) iPhone
12 16 (1.05%) Equities
13 14 (0.92%) Derivative
13 14 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (0.92%) Blackberry
14 12 (0.79%) iPad
14 12 (0.79%) Statistics
15 10 (0.66%) DTV
15 10 (0.66%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 196 (12.89%) UNIX
2 171 (11.24%) Windows
3 143 (9.40%) Linux
4 87 (5.72%) Android
5 73 (4.80%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.18%) Windows Phone
7 15 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
8 14 (0.92%) Solaris
9 10 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.53%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.46%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.39%) CentOS
12 6 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.39%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.26%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 765 (50.30%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (30.90%) Test Scripting
3 378 (24.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 367 (24.13%) Automated Testing
5 255 (16.77%) Integration Testing
6 245 (16.11%) Scrum
7 242 (15.91%) Manual Testing
8 237 (15.58%) Software Testing
9 230 (15.12%) Test Automation
10 218 (14.33%) TDD
11 206 (13.54%) System Testing
12 195 (12.82%) Test Strategy
13 175 (11.51%) Automation Testing
14 170 (11.18%) Test Management
15 158 (10.39%) Performance Testing
16 156 (10.26%) Unit Testing
16 156 (10.26%) BDD
17 137 (9.01%) Compatibility Testing
18 125 (8.22%) Software Engineering
18 125 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 573 (37.67%) SQL
2 415 (27.28%) Java
3 270 (17.75%) C#
4 175 (11.51%) JavaScript
5 116 (7.63%) Python
6 107 (7.03%) C++
7 71 (4.67%) C
8 67 (4.40%) Ruby
9 62 (4.08%) PL/SQL
10 57 (3.75%) Perl
11 47 (3.09%) PHP
12 45 (2.96%) Shell Script
13 40 (2.63%) T-SQL
14 25 (1.64%) Bash Shell
15 22 (1.45%) Groovy
16 21 (1.38%) Objective-C
17 18 (1.18%) VBScript
18 16 (1.05%) VB.NET
19 14 (0.92%) Korn
19 14 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 410 (26.96%) ISEB
2 326 (21.43%) Degree
3 208 (13.68%) ISTQB
4 111 (7.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 26 (1.71%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.12%) SC Cleared
7 12 (0.79%) HND
8 9 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
9 6 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.26%) PMP
11 3 (0.20%) IC3 Certification
11 3 (0.20%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.066%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 610 (40.11%) QA
2 8 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.26%) IEC 61508
3 4 (0.26%) SLA
4 3 (0.20%) HL7
4 3 (0.20%) DICOM
5 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.13%) MiFID
6 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.13%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.066%) Firmware
4 1 (0.066%) Xen
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.066%) Docker
Systems Management
1 130 (8.55%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (1.18%) Puppet
3 16 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.72%) Control-M
5 10 (0.66%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (0.39%) Ansible
8 2 (0.13%) Iperf
Vendors
1 222 (14.60%) Oracle
2 218 (14.33%) Microsoft
3 128 (8.42%) HP
4 35 (2.30%) IBM
5 31 (2.04%) SAP
6 25 (1.64%) Sybase
7 24 (1.58%) Telerik
8 17 (1.12%) TOWER Software
9 16 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 14 (0.92%) Google
10 14 (0.92%) VMware
11 12 (0.79%) Capita
12 11 (0.72%) Cognos
13 10 (0.66%) Endeca
14 6 (0.39%) Twitter
14 6 (0.39%) Adobe
14 6 (0.39%) Citrix
15 5 (0.33%) Charles River
16 4 (0.26%) SimCorp
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Open University
Salary: From £25,513 to £30,434 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent Salary + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago