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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 413 411 359
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -52
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 733 718 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.67% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.79% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 580 598 660
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +14.70%

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
87926 90823 89252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.21% 84.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72969 74606 71146
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 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
(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 +31 702 £40,000 - 93
London +32 241 £45,000 -5.26% 32
South East +60 189 £37,500 -6.25% 20
East of England -8 76 £39,500 -7.05% 7
Yorkshire +13 56 £35,000 -6.66% 4
South West -11 54 £35,000 -17.64% 8
City of London +46 48 £60,000 +20.00% 10
West Yorkshire -1 47 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Surrey -6 40 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands +6 39 £28,000 -25.33% 2
Kent +36 33 £40,500 -32.50%
Leeds +2 31 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +19 30 £43,000 +68.62% 7
Hertfordshire +9 28 £41,500 -2.35% 1
East Midlands +15 27 £27,000 -12.90% 8
Hampshire +19 26 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Cambridgeshire -22 26 £39,500 -1.25% 2
Cambridge -20 24 £39,500 -1.25% 2
Birmingham +10 20 £25,500 -32.00%
Buckinghamshire +3 18 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Berkshire -5 18 £31,500 -10.00% 2
North West -16 18 £37,500 +5.63% 9
Leicestershire +15 16 £27,000 -16.92% 4
Milton Keynes +6 16 £37,500 -1.31% 4
Watford +4 16 £48,000 +12.94% 1
West Sussex +7 14 £35,000 -22.22%
Gloucestershire +3 14 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Dorset +17 13 - -
Bournemouth +15 13 - -
Scotland -27 13 £41,000 -8.88% 1

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 718 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
2 646 (42.92%) QA
3 533 (35.42%) Finance
4 490 (32.56%) SQL
5 489 (32.49%) Test Scripting
6 442 (29.37%) User Acceptance Testing
7 394 (26.18%) Functional Testing
8 391 (25.98%) ISEB
9 382 (25.38%) Selenium
10 370 (24.58%) Software Testing
11 364 (24.19%) Java
12 334 (22.19%) Degree
13 320 (21.26%) ISTQB
14 316 (21.00%) Automated Testing
15 298 (19.80%) Test Automation
16 275 (18.27%) C#
17 271 (18.01%) SDLC
18 268 (17.81%) Microsoft
19 243 (16.15%) .NET
19 243 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
20 240 (15.95%) Integration Testing
20 240 (15.95%) Manual Testing
21 235 (15.61%) Scrum
22 226 (15.02%) HP
23 220 (14.62%) Windows
24 211 (14.02%) HP Quality Center
25 210 (13.95%) Test Management
26 202 (13.42%) Test Strategy
27 196 (13.02%) SQL Server
28 187 (12.43%) System Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 41 (2.72%) IIS
2 34 (2.26%) CMS
3 32 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.20%) MQSeries
4 18 (1.20%) Node.js
5 15 (1.00%) Apache
6 14 (0.93%) MS Exchange
7 10 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
8 9 (0.60%) Umbraco
9 7 (0.47%) Kentico
9 7 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.47%) Sitefinity
9 7 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.47%) WordPress
10 5 (0.33%) JBoss
10 5 (0.33%) SAS
10 5 (0.33%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.33%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 115 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 75 (4.98%) MS Office
3 37 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.73%) MS Project
6 6 (0.40%) Mingle
7 3 (0.20%) Simulink
8 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (1.73%) Temenos T24
2 17 (1.13%) Markit EDM
2 17 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.47%) SAP HCM
7 6 (0.40%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.40%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.27%) Maximo
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.20%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.20%) SAP Payroll
10 3 (0.20%) SAP PM
10 3 (0.20%) SAP SCM
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.26%) SaaS
2 6 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.13%) Trello
6 1 (0.066%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.066%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.86%) Internet
2 19 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.06%) PuTTY
3 16 (1.06%) SSH
3 16 (1.06%) Telnet
4 12 (0.80%) VoIP
5 10 (0.66%) HTTP
6 6 (0.40%) LAN
7 5 (0.33%) DNS
7 5 (0.33%) Wireless
8 4 (0.27%) Firewall
8 4 (0.27%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.20%) DHCP
9 3 (0.20%) TETRA
10 2 (0.13%) ATM
10 2 (0.13%) FTP
10 2 (0.13%) NFC
10 2 (0.13%) SMPP
11 1 (0.066%) HSPA
11 1 (0.066%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.79%) Relational Database
3 48 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (2.39%) Big Data
7 34 (2.26%) Oracle Database
8 29 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 26 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (1.40%) QlikView
11 20 (1.33%) MySQL
12 18 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (1.20%) NoSQL
13 14 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (0.93%) DB2
14 13 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (0.73%) OLAP
15 11 (0.73%) OLAP Cube
15 11 (0.73%) SSDT
16 10 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 382 (25.38%) Selenium
2 161 (10.70%) HP UFT
3 129 (8.57%) JIRA
4 124 (8.24%) Cucumber
5 106 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 101 (6.71%) Jenkins
7 96 (6.38%) WebDriver
8 75 (4.98%) JUnit
9 66 (4.39%) Git (software)
9 66 (4.39%) Visual Studio
10 63 (4.19%) NUnit
11 58 (3.85%) SoapUI
12 41 (2.72%) Subversion
13 38 (2.52%) Hudson
13 38 (2.52%) JMeter
14 36 (2.39%) LoadRunner
15 31 (2.06%) SpecFlow
16 29 (1.93%) Eclipse
16 29 (1.93%) Selenium IDE
17 25 (1.66%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 533 (35.42%) Finance
2 130 (8.64%) Banking
3 61 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 44 (2.92%) Retail
5 43 (2.86%) Front Office
6 41 (2.72%) Investment Banking
7 31 (2.06%) Marketing
8 28 (1.86%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.80%) Games
11 11 (0.73%) Electronics
12 10 (0.66%) Automotive
13 9 (0.60%) Legal
14 8 (0.53%) Back Office
14 8 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.47%) Local Government
16 6 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
16 6 (0.40%) French Language
16 6 (0.40%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 598 (39.73%) Analyst
2 437 (29.04%) Test Analyst
3 308 (20.47%) Tester
4 187 (12.43%) Test Engineer
5 172 (11.43%) QA Engineer
6 155 (10.30%) Developer
7 115 (7.64%) QA Analyst
8 104 (6.91%) QA Tester
9 92 (6.11%) Automation Tester
10 85 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
11 76 (5.05%) Software Tester
12 74 (4.92%) Automation Analyst
13 71 (4.72%) Automation Test Analyst
13 71 (4.72%) QA Test Analyst
14 70 (4.65%) Software Analyst
15 69 (4.58%) Senior Test Analyst
16 68 (4.52%) Test Leader
17 64 (4.25%) Test Manager
18 60 (3.99%) Automation Engineer
19 52 (3.46%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (16.15%) .NET
2 173 (11.50%) XML
3 142 (9.44%) Web Services
4 100 (6.64%) HTML
5 74 (4.92%) ASP.NET
6 71 (4.72%) CSS
7 43 (2.86%) SOAP
8 41 (2.72%) Middleware
9 38 (2.52%) JSON
10 28 (1.86%) .NET Framework
11 25 (1.66%) HTML5
12 24 (1.59%) Gherkin
13 21 (1.40%) LAMP
14 19 (1.26%) DOM
14 19 (1.26%) J2EE
14 19 (1.26%) RESTful
15 18 (1.20%) Behat
15 18 (1.20%) REST
16 14 (0.93%) EDI
16 14 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 243 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (9.70%) Computer Science
3 63 (4.19%) Mathematics
4 55 (3.65%) Mobile App
5 33 (2.19%) Derivative
6 32 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 31 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 29 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (1.66%) iPhone
9 25 (1.66%) User Experience
10 21 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (1.33%) PDA
12 19 (1.26%) Digital Media
13 17 (1.13%) Equities
13 17 (1.13%) Fixed Income
14 16 (1.06%) RIA
15 15 (1.00%) Mainframe
16 13 (0.86%) Statistics
17 12 (0.80%) Algorithms
17 12 (0.80%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 220 (14.62%) Windows
2 154 (10.23%) Unix
3 101 (6.71%) Linux
4 47 (3.12%) Android
5 44 (2.92%) Apple iOS
6 31 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 20 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 20 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.06%) Solaris
9 12 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.33%) AIX
11 5 (0.33%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.066%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.066%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.066%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 718 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
2 489 (32.49%) Test Scripting
3 442 (29.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 394 (26.18%) Functional Testing
5 370 (24.58%) Software Testing
6 316 (21.00%) Automated Testing
7 298 (19.80%) Test Automation
8 271 (18.01%) SDLC
9 240 (15.95%) Integration Testing
9 240 (15.95%) Manual Testing
10 235 (15.61%) Scrum
11 210 (13.95%) Test Management
12 202 (13.42%) Test Strategy
13 187 (12.43%) System Testing
14 180 (11.96%) TDD
15 165 (10.96%) Unit Testing
16 157 (10.43%) Waterfall
17 149 (9.90%) Defect Management
18 147 (9.77%) System Integration Testing
19 141 (9.37%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 490 (32.56%) SQL
2 364 (24.19%) Java
3 275 (18.27%) C#
4 136 (9.04%) JavaScript
5 120 (7.97%) Python
6 89 (5.91%) C++
7 71 (4.72%) C
8 66 (4.39%) Ruby
9 62 (4.12%) Perl
10 57 (3.79%) PHP
11 52 (3.46%) PL/SQL
12 41 (2.72%) VB
13 38 (2.52%) T-SQL
14 25 (1.66%) Shell Script
15 22 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 21 (1.40%) Scala
17 20 (1.33%) VBA
17 20 (1.33%) VBScript
18 15 (1.00%) XPath
19 14 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 391 (25.98%) ISEB
2 334 (22.19%) Degree
3 320 (21.26%) ISTQB
4 141 (9.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 43 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 27 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 16 (1.06%) HND
8 12 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (0.60%) PhD
11 8 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.27%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.20%) CSQA
15 3 (0.20%) HNC
16 2 (0.13%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 646 (42.92%) QA
2 22 (1.46%) SLA
3 12 (0.80%) SEPA
4 9 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.47%) SDET
6 5 (0.33%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.33%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.27%) JTAG
7 4 (0.27%) TickIT
8 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.20%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.066%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 11 (0.73%) vSphere
3 8 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.40%) Firmware
5 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 211 (14.02%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.00%) Nagios
2 15 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.00%) Puppet
3 14 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (0.93%) WSUS
4 3 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 2 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.066%) Control-M
6 1 (0.066%) Iperf
Vendors
1 268 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 226 (15.02%) HP
3 167 (11.10%) Oracle
4 78 (5.18%) SAP
5 47 (3.12%) IBM
6 24 (1.59%) Citrix
7 23 (1.53%) Sybase
8 17 (1.13%) Green Hat
8 17 (1.13%) Intel Security
8 17 (1.13%) VMware
8 17 (1.13%) webMethods
9 15 (1.00%) Telerik
9 15 (1.00%) TOWER Software
10 14 (0.93%) Dell KACE
10 14 (0.93%) NetApp
11 13 (0.86%) Red Hat
11 13 (0.86%) Sophos
12 10 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.53%) Remedy
14 7 (0.47%) Guidewire
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £38k+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Jenrick IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £22500.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Shares, bonus, bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago