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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 367 376 334
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -42
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 802 737 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.66% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.81% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 661 607 749
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,030
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.60%

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
94731 90658 91197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.24% 81.66% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77821 73653 77414
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 November 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 28 November 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
(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 -4 746 £41,000 +2.50% 71
London -48 257 £48,000 +6.66% 28
South East +47 186 £40,000 +14.28% 11
East of England -2 82 £42,500 +30.76% 9
Yorkshire -2 73 £35,000 +9.37% 5
North West 0 71 £35,500 +42.00% 10
Surrey +35 68 £42,500 -5.55% 4
West Yorkshire +27 62 £35,000 +7.69% 4
City of London -20 55 £55,000 +15.78% 9
Reigate +18 50 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 50 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Manchester +7 49 £36,625 +46.50% 7
Cambridge +15 48 £40,000 -17.52% 3
Leeds +15 47 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Berkshire +40 45 £42,250 +20.71% 4
Scotland +5 42 £40,000 - 5
South West -15 32 £41,250 +29.92% 4
Hampshire -1 31 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Edinburgh -6 28 £34,000 -15.00% 3
West Midlands +17 24 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Bracknell +3 20 £50,000 +85.18%
Buckinghamshire +1 17 £41,250 +17.85%
Cheshire -2 17 £29,500 +18.00% 1
East Midlands +11 16 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Gloucestershire -3 15 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cheltenham - 15 £45,000 - 1
Hounslow +8 14 £39,000 -17.89% 2
Hertfordshire -11 14 £42,500 +30.76%
Essex +5 12 £72,500 +61.11% 1
Watford -8 12 £42,500 +70.00%

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 807 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 667 (40.16%) QA
3 576 (34.68%) Finance
4 538 (32.39%) SQL
5 450 (27.09%) Test Scripting
6 435 (26.19%) ISEB
7 375 (22.58%) Selenium
8 351 (21.13%) Automated Testing
9 348 (20.95%) Degree
10 334 (20.11%) Software Testing
11 333 (20.05%) C#
12 329 (19.81%) Test Automation
13 321 (19.33%) User Acceptance Testing
14 297 (17.88%) Java
15 288 (17.34%) ISTQB
16 278 (16.74%) Scrum
17 261 (15.71%) SQL Server
18 258 (15.53%) HP Quality Center
19 255 (15.35%) Manual Testing
20 254 (15.29%) .NET
21 250 (15.05%) Test Strategy
22 247 (14.87%) Microsoft
23 227 (13.67%) XML
24 222 (13.37%) Computer Science
25 220 (13.25%) Linux
26 219 (13.18%) Test Management
27 216 (13.00%) Integration Testing
28 207 (12.46%) TDD
29 204 (12.28%) JIRA
30 202 (12.16%) Windows

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 40 (2.41%) Tomcat
2 34 (2.05%) Confluence
3 30 (1.81%) CMS
4 29 (1.75%) WebSphere
5 27 (1.63%) IIS
6 22 (1.32%) SharePoint
7 21 (1.26%) MQSeries
8 15 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
9 9 (0.54%) WordPress
10 8 (0.48%) Node.js
11 6 (0.36%) nginx
12 5 (0.30%) Drupal
12 5 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (0.12%) Apache
14 2 (0.12%) Adobe CQ
15 1 (0.060%) uiautomator
15 1 (0.060%) WebLogic
Applications
1 112 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 80 (4.82%) MS Office
3 15 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.18%) MS Project
5 3 (0.18%) Mingle
6 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
3 16 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (0.66%) Markit EDM
4 11 (0.66%) SAP FI
4 11 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (0.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 7 (0.42%) Magento
6 7 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (0.42%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.36%) SAP PP
7 6 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.30%) Endur
9 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.05%) SaaS
2 17 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.24%) GitHub
5 4 (0.24%) Trello
5 4 (0.24%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 2 (0.12%) IaaS
6 2 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.37%) Internet
2 45 (2.71%) HTTP
3 43 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 38 (2.29%) LAN
4 38 (2.29%) WAN
5 21 (1.26%) Firewall
6 17 (1.02%) DNS
6 17 (1.02%) FTP
7 14 (0.84%) Wireshark
8 13 (0.78%) OSPF
8 13 (0.78%) BGP
9 9 (0.54%) DWDM
9 9 (0.54%) MPLS
9 9 (0.54%) Network Security
9 9 (0.54%) SDH
9 9 (0.54%) Multicast
10 8 (0.48%) Junos
10 8 (0.48%) SMS
10 8 (0.48%) NFC
10 8 (0.48%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (2.89%) Oracle Database
6 36 (2.17%) MySQL
7 35 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (1.81%) Relational Database
9 27 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (1.63%) DB2
10 20 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (0.96%) NoSQL
12 15 (0.90%) OLAP
13 14 (0.84%) MongoDB
14 13 (0.78%) SSDT
14 13 (0.78%) OLAP Cube
15 11 (0.66%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 10 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 375 (22.58%) Selenium
2 204 (12.28%) JIRA
3 156 (9.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 151 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 128 (7.71%) Visual Studio
6 125 (7.53%) Cucumber
7 111 (6.68%) WebDriver
8 89 (5.36%) Git (software)
8 89 (5.36%) NUnit
9 83 (5.00%) SoapUI
10 78 (4.70%) Jenkins
11 74 (4.46%) LoadRunner
12 63 (3.79%) JUnit
13 59 (3.55%) Rhino Mocks
14 51 (3.07%) Subversion
15 37 (2.23%) Maven
16 35 (2.11%) Ranorex
17 29 (1.75%) TeamCity
17 29 (1.75%) TestComplete
18 28 (1.69%) Calabash
General
1 576 (34.68%) Finance
2 111 (6.68%) Retail
3 97 (5.84%) Banking
4 49 (2.95%) Telecoms
5 37 (2.23%) Investment Banking
6 27 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 26 (1.57%) Marketing
8 25 (1.51%) Publishing
9 24 (1.44%) Games
10 16 (0.96%) Front Office
11 13 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.78%) Legal
12 12 (0.72%) Law
13 8 (0.48%) Automotive
13 8 (0.48%) Back Office
14 7 (0.42%) Private Banking
15 6 (0.36%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.30%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.30%) Advertising
16 5 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 549 (33.05%) Analyst
2 398 (23.96%) Test Analyst
3 280 (16.86%) Tester
4 256 (15.41%) Developer
5 228 (13.73%) Test Engineer
6 148 (8.91%) QA Engineer
7 89 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 82 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
9 77 (4.64%) Test Manager
10 76 (4.58%) QA Analyst
11 72 (4.33%) Senior Test Analyst
12 69 (4.15%) Consultant
12 69 (4.15%) Software Tester
13 66 (3.97%) Automation Engineer
14 64 (3.85%) Junior
15 62 (3.73%) QA Tester
16 51 (3.07%) .NET Developer
17 48 (2.89%) Business Analyst
17 48 (2.89%) Senior Tester
18 44 (2.65%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (15.29%) .NET
2 227 (13.67%) XML
3 139 (8.37%) HTML
4 133 (8.01%) Web Services
5 97 (5.84%) CSS
5 97 (5.84%) SOAP
6 69 (4.15%) Gherkin
7 67 (4.03%) ASP.NET
8 65 (3.91%) .NET Framework
9 51 (3.07%) HTML5
10 41 (2.47%) REST
11 38 (2.29%) CSS3
12 32 (1.93%) XSL
12 32 (1.93%) XSLT
13 31 (1.87%) AngularJS
14 30 (1.81%) J2EE
15 29 (1.75%) RESTful
16 22 (1.32%) WCF
17 21 (1.26%) JSON
18 20 (1.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 222 (13.37%) Computer Science
2 124 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (5.54%) Mathematics
4 79 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 42 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 39 (2.35%) Open Source
7 36 (2.17%) User Experience
8 25 (1.51%) Management Information System
9 23 (1.38%) Blackberry
9 23 (1.38%) iPhone
10 22 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.32%) Equities
11 20 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (1.02%) iPad
13 16 (0.96%) Online Gambling
14 14 (0.84%) N-Tier
15 12 (0.72%) DTV
15 12 (0.72%) Online Games
16 11 (0.66%) EPoS
16 11 (0.66%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 220 (13.25%) Linux
2 202 (12.16%) Windows
3 111 (6.68%) UNIX
4 83 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 80 (4.82%) Android
6 42 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 38 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (2.29%) Windows XP
7 38 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (1.08%) Windows Phone
9 12 (0.72%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.66%) Solaris
11 9 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (0.48%) CentOS
12 8 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (0.36%) Debian
15 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 807 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (27.09%) Test Scripting
3 351 (21.13%) Automated Testing
4 334 (20.11%) Software Testing
5 329 (19.81%) Test Automation
6 321 (19.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 278 (16.74%) Scrum
8 255 (15.35%) Manual Testing
9 250 (15.05%) Test Strategy
10 219 (13.18%) Test Management
11 216 (13.00%) Integration Testing
12 207 (12.46%) TDD
13 201 (12.10%) Performance Testing
14 181 (10.90%) System Testing
15 160 (9.63%) Automation Testing
16 158 (9.51%) BDD
17 150 (9.03%) Software Engineering
18 143 (8.61%) User Stories
19 142 (8.55%) Unit Testing
20 139 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 538 (32.39%) SQL
2 333 (20.05%) C#
3 297 (17.88%) Java
4 182 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 139 (8.37%) Python
6 136 (8.19%) C++
7 87 (5.24%) Perl
8 85 (5.12%) Ruby
9 74 (4.46%) PHP
10 55 (3.31%) C
11 40 (2.41%) T-SQL
12 39 (2.35%) Bash Shell
13 32 (1.93%) VB
14 30 (1.81%) Shell Script
15 26 (1.57%) VBScript
16 23 (1.38%) VB.NET
17 22 (1.32%) PL/SQL
17 22 (1.32%) Groovy
18 19 (1.14%) Objective-C
18 19 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 435 (26.19%) ISEB
2 348 (20.95%) Degree
3 288 (17.34%) ISTQB
4 129 (7.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 63 (3.79%) Security Cleared
6 39 (2.35%) SC Cleared
7 28 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 14 (0.84%) HND
9 12 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.48%) CCIE
10 8 (0.48%) JNCIE
11 7 (0.42%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.42%) Brainbench
12 5 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (0.30%) MCSE
12 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.24%) CCNA
13 4 (0.24%) CCA
13 4 (0.24%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 667 (40.16%) QA
2 12 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.48%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.36%) SLA
4 6 (0.36%) HL7
5 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.12%) GAAP
6 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.060%) MiFID
7 1 (0.060%) EMIR
7 1 (0.060%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.060%) Basel III
System Software
1 35 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 32 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.66%) VMware ESX
3 11 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (0.36%) Firmware
4 6 (0.36%) Varnish
5 4 (0.24%) Cygwin
6 3 (0.18%) NFS
7 2 (0.12%) vSphere
7 2 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
8 1 (0.060%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 258 (15.53%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.90%) Puppet
3 11 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.18%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.18%) Ansible
4 3 (0.18%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.12%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.060%) WMI
Vendors
1 247 (14.87%) Microsoft
2 152 (9.15%) Oracle
3 149 (8.97%) HP
4 47 (2.83%) SAP
5 38 (2.29%) VMware
6 33 (1.99%) IBM
7 30 (1.81%) TOWER Software
8 22 (1.32%) Telerik
9 17 (1.02%) Red Hat
10 16 (0.96%) Citrix
11 14 (0.84%) Fujitsu
12 13 (0.78%) Cisco
13 11 (0.66%) NetApp
13 11 (0.66%) Altiris
14 10 (0.60%) Sybase
14 10 (0.60%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.48%) Fidessa
15 8 (0.48%) Juniper
15 8 (0.48%) Perforce
16 7 (0.42%) Remedy
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + standard big company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago