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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 377 334 337
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +3
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 708 803 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.77% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.94% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 598 639 726
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%

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
86105 85797 88471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 82.28% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70901 68441 74950
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 January 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 28 January 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 -24 644 £40,000 +9.58% 99
London -86 205 £50,000 +5.26% 40
South East -21 140 £40,000 +14.28% 16
East of England -27 82 £42,500 +21.42% 8
City of London +5 64 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Yorkshire -17 63 £37,500 +19.04% 10
South West +21 59 £42,500 +97.67% 8
North West +13 59 £35,500 +27.92% 8
Surrey +17 56 £47,500 -9.52% 8
West Yorkshire -3 54 £38,750 +23.01% 7
Cambridgeshire -14 46 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Manchester +19 42 £35,500 +12.69% 7
Scotland +15 42 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Cambridge -7 37 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Reigate +14 34 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Leeds +26 29 £35,000 +10.23% 5
Hampshire -16 27 £35,000 -22.65% 4
Hertfordshire -9 25 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Edinburgh +12 24 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Berkshire -25 23 £38,750 +43.51% 1
Watford +11 22 £42,500 +70.00% 1
West Midlands -7 21 £37,500 +13.63% 4
Gloucestershire +9 17 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Cheltenham - 17 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +7 13 £31,000 -3.12%
Wales -22 13 £35,750 +34.90%
Buckinghamshire -5 12 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Wiltshire -8 12 £44,500 +122.50%
South Wales -20 12 £34,000 +28.30%
Gosport - 11 £35,000 - 2

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 764 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 587 (38.17%) QA
3 514 (33.42%) SQL
4 486 (31.60%) Finance
5 461 (29.97%) Test Scripting
6 393 (25.55%) ISEB
7 368 (23.93%) Automated Testing
8 336 (21.85%) Selenium
9 311 (20.22%) C#
10 310 (20.16%) Java
10 310 (20.16%) Degree
11 302 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 287 (18.66%) Software Testing
13 285 (18.53%) Test Automation
14 278 (18.08%) Scrum
15 249 (16.19%) ISTQB
16 230 (14.95%) SQL Server
17 229 (14.89%) Manual Testing
17 229 (14.89%) Test Management
18 225 (14.63%) Microsoft
19 221 (14.37%) .NET
20 212 (13.78%) Test Strategy
21 210 (13.65%) HP Quality Center
22 207 (13.46%) Integration Testing
23 205 (13.33%) XML
24 198 (12.87%) Windows
24 198 (12.87%) Computer Science
25 185 (12.03%) TDD
26 180 (11.70%) JIRA
27 179 (11.64%) Performance Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 33 (2.15%) WebSphere
2 29 (1.89%) Confluence
3 28 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 26 (1.69%) MQSeries
5 25 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.56%) CMS
7 15 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
8 12 (0.78%) IIS
9 5 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.33%) WordPress
10 4 (0.26%) Node.js
11 3 (0.20%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.13%) JBoss
13 1 (0.065%) Apache
13 1 (0.065%) Drupal
13 1 (0.065%) uiautomator
Applications
1 96 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 53 (3.45%) MS Office
3 13 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.20%) MS Project
5 3 (0.20%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 47 (3.06%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
3 25 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
4 15 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
4 15 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
5 12 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
5 12 (0.78%) Markit EDM
5 12 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.52%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 8 (0.52%) SAP FI
6 8 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (0.39%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (0.26%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.26%) SAP FI-GL
8 4 (0.26%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.54%) SaaS
2 25 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.26%) PaaS
4 4 (0.26%) IaaS
4 4 (0.26%) Trello
5 3 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.25%) HTTP
2 38 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 33 (2.15%) Internet
4 25 (1.63%) LAN
5 23 (1.50%) WAN
6 18 (1.17%) FTP
7 14 (0.91%) Wireshark
8 10 (0.65%) DNS
9 8 (0.52%) SMS
9 8 (0.52%) NFC
9 8 (0.52%) SMPP
10 5 (0.33%) Firewall
11 4 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.26%) DSL
12 3 (0.20%) DVB
12 3 (0.20%) Wireless
12 3 (0.20%) IMAP
12 3 (0.20%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.13%) SNMP
13 2 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (14.95%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 37 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (2.21%) DB2
6 32 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 30 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
8 28 (1.82%) MySQL
9 23 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.11%) RDBMS
12 13 (0.85%) OLAP
12 13 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (0.78%) NoSQL
14 11 (0.72%) DbVisualizer
15 10 (0.65%) QlikView
16 9 (0.59%) SAP BW
16 9 (0.59%) SSDT
16 9 (0.59%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 336 (21.85%) Selenium
2 180 (11.70%) JIRA
3 140 (9.10%) QuickTest Pro
3 140 (9.10%) WebDriver
4 134 (8.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 121 (7.87%) Cucumber
6 103 (6.70%) Visual Studio
7 77 (5.01%) NUnit
8 73 (4.75%) Jenkins
9 68 (4.42%) SoapUI
10 67 (4.36%) JUnit
11 63 (4.10%) Git (software)
12 58 (3.77%) LoadRunner
13 50 (3.25%) Rhino Mocks
14 39 (2.54%) Subversion
15 31 (2.02%) TeamCity
15 31 (2.02%) Calabash
16 27 (1.76%) Maven
17 24 (1.56%) WATIR
18 22 (1.43%) Bugzilla
General
1 486 (31.60%) Finance
2 94 (6.11%) Retail
3 87 (5.66%) Banking
4 45 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 25 (1.63%) Marketing
6 22 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.30%) Games
9 14 (0.91%) Front Office
10 12 (0.78%) Publishing
11 11 (0.72%) Legal
12 10 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.59%) Electronics
13 9 (0.59%) Automotive
14 7 (0.46%) Private Banking
15 6 (0.39%) Law
15 6 (0.39%) Back Office
16 5 (0.33%) Advertising
16 5 (0.33%) Billing
16 5 (0.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 563 (36.61%) Analyst
2 414 (26.92%) Test Analyst
3 297 (19.31%) Tester
4 215 (13.98%) Developer
5 170 (11.05%) Test Engineer
6 131 (8.52%) QA Engineer
7 87 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 84 (5.46%) Senior Analyst
9 76 (4.94%) Software Tester
9 76 (4.94%) Senior Test Analyst
10 71 (4.62%) Test Manager
10 71 (4.62%) QA Analyst
11 47 (3.06%) Software Test Engineer
12 46 (2.99%) Consultant
12 46 (2.99%) Automation Tester
13 44 (2.86%) Business Analyst
13 44 (2.86%) Junior
14 42 (2.73%) QA Tester
15 41 (2.67%) Senior Tester
15 41 (2.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (14.37%) .NET
2 205 (13.33%) XML
3 135 (8.78%) HTML
4 126 (8.19%) Web Services
5 86 (5.59%) CSS
6 76 (4.94%) SOAP
7 60 (3.90%) .NET Framework
8 50 (3.25%) ASP.NET
8 50 (3.25%) Gherkin
9 43 (2.80%) XSL
10 40 (2.60%) HTML5
11 36 (2.34%) AngularJS
12 35 (2.28%) REST
13 34 (2.21%) CSS3
14 28 (1.82%) RESTful
14 28 (1.82%) XSLT
14 28 (1.82%) J2EE
15 25 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (1.30%) WCF
17 18 (1.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 198 (12.87%) Computer Science
2 125 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (6.18%) Mathematics
4 71 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 40 (2.60%) User Experience
6 33 (2.15%) Client/Server
7 28 (1.82%) Open Source
8 26 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.37%) Replication
9 21 (1.37%) Blackberry
10 16 (1.04%) Online Gambling
10 16 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (0.91%) N-Tier
12 12 (0.78%) DTV
12 12 (0.78%) Online Games
13 11 (0.72%) iPhone
13 11 (0.72%) Social Media
14 10 (0.65%) iPad
14 10 (0.65%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 198 (12.87%) Windows
2 178 (11.57%) Linux
3 130 (8.45%) UNIX
4 84 (5.46%) Android
5 80 (5.20%) Apple iOS
6 35 (2.28%) Windows 7
7 30 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (1.82%) Windows XP
9 26 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (1.37%) Windows Phone
11 13 (0.85%) Solaris
12 12 (0.78%) CentOS
13 11 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
14 10 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.52%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.33%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.20%) Windows 8
19 2 (0.13%) VxWorks
19 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 764 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (29.97%) Test Scripting
3 368 (23.93%) Automated Testing
4 302 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 287 (18.66%) Software Testing
6 285 (18.53%) Test Automation
7 278 (18.08%) Scrum
8 229 (14.89%) Test Management
8 229 (14.89%) Manual Testing
9 212 (13.78%) Test Strategy
10 207 (13.46%) Integration Testing
11 185 (12.03%) TDD
12 179 (11.64%) Performance Testing
13 168 (10.92%) System Testing
14 164 (10.66%) Automation Testing
15 149 (9.69%) Software Engineering
16 147 (9.56%) BDD
17 141 (9.17%) User Stories
18 134 (8.71%) Continuous Integration
19 133 (8.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 514 (33.42%) SQL
2 311 (20.22%) C#
3 310 (20.16%) Java
4 175 (11.38%) JavaScript
5 135 (8.78%) C++
6 111 (7.22%) Python
7 76 (4.94%) Ruby
8 71 (4.62%) Perl
9 59 (3.84%) C
10 46 (2.99%) PHP
11 44 (2.86%) PL/SQL
12 42 (2.73%) Bash Shell
13 39 (2.54%) T-SQL
14 27 (1.76%) Groovy
14 27 (1.76%) Shell Script
15 21 (1.37%) VB
16 17 (1.11%) VB.NET
16 17 (1.11%) VBScript
16 17 (1.11%) Delphi
17 16 (1.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 393 (25.55%) ISEB
2 310 (20.16%) Degree
3 249 (16.19%) ISTQB
4 132 (8.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 58 (3.77%) Security Cleared
6 40 (2.60%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.04%) HND
8 14 (0.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.26%) CCA
11 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.20%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.20%) Brainbench
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.13%) CCNA
13 1 (0.065%) HNC
13 1 (0.065%) PhD
13 1 (0.065%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 587 (38.17%) QA
2 8 (0.52%) ISO 8583
3 7 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.46%) HL7
4 4 (0.26%) SLA
4 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.20%) DICOM
6 2 (0.13%) GAAP
6 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.065%) Basel III
7 1 (0.065%) EMIR
7 1 (0.065%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.065%) MiFID
7 1 (0.065%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.52%) VMware ESX
3 8 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (0.33%) Cygwin
5 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.20%) Firmware
6 2 (0.13%) vSphere
6 2 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 210 (13.65%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.46%) Puppet
2 7 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.26%) Ansible
4 2 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (0.13%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.13%) Control-M
5 1 (0.065%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 225 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 160 (10.40%) Oracle
3 132 (8.58%) HP
4 44 (2.86%) IBM
5 35 (2.28%) SAP
6 33 (2.15%) TOWER Software
7 24 (1.56%) Telerik
8 22 (1.43%) VMware
9 20 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 11 (0.72%) Fujitsu
11 9 (0.59%) Sybase
12 8 (0.52%) NetApp
12 8 (0.52%) Fidessa
12 8 (0.52%) Perforce
12 8 (0.52%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.46%) Twitter
14 6 (0.39%) Capita
15 5 (0.33%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.33%) Bloomberg
15 5 (0.33%) Remedy
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000 - £60,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £50000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 days holi
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DOE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + extensive package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago