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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 342 309 341
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +32
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 888 908 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.84% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.05% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 712 692 693
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,706 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +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
94474 86317 91123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.65% 79.42% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 75344 70549 77369
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 22 August 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 -24 835 £42,500 +3.65% 89
London -15 404 £50,000 +5.26% 30
South East -50 161 £42,500 +10.38% 18
City of London +1 97 £52,500 +10.52% 9
East of England +21 80 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Surrey +25 66 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Yorkshire -13 60 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Cambridgeshire +27 52 £40,750 -15.97% 4
West Yorkshire -4 52 £32,500 -7.14% 4
North West -3 51 £31,500 +26.00% 12
Cambridge +23 45 £37,500 -22.68% 3
Reigate +6 36 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Scotland -10 28 £33,000 -37.14% 3
East Midlands -12 27 £35,000 -14.63% 3
Guildford +23 25 £55,000 +37.50%
Hampshire -29 25 £32,250 -25.00% 4
Halifax +7 24 £32,500 - 1
Manchester +7 24 £35,000 +32.07% 8
Cheshire -6 24 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +10 23 £35,000 +1.44% 3
Kent +2 23 £35,000 +7.69% 3
South West -39 22 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Berkshire -25 19 £45,000 -3.22% 2
Gloucestershire +11 17 £40,000 +31.14% 2
Leeds -20 17 £33,500 -16.25% 3
Redhill - 17 £55,000 -
Nottingham +5 16 £36,250 +5.07% 3
Edinburgh -3 16 £35,250 -32.85% 2
Cheltenham - 16 £40,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +14 15 £32,750 +11.96% 2

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 877 (45.21%) QA
2 641 (33.04%) Finance
3 603 (31.08%) SQL
4 601 (30.98%) Agile Software Development
5 543 (27.99%) Test Scripting
6 468 (24.12%) Selenium
7 454 (23.40%) ISEB
8 428 (22.06%) Degree
9 421 (21.70%) Software Testing
10 401 (20.67%) Test Automation
11 382 (19.69%) Java
12 378 (19.48%) Automated Testing
13 366 (18.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 357 (18.40%) Scrum
15 345 (17.78%) C#
16 313 (16.13%) .NET
17 261 (13.45%) Linux
17 261 (13.45%) HP Quality Center
18 255 (13.14%) Microsoft
19 254 (13.09%) System Testing
20 248 (12.78%) Test Strategy
20 248 (12.78%) XML
21 246 (12.68%) Manual Testing
22 245 (12.63%) SQL Server
22 245 (12.63%) TDD
23 232 (11.96%) ISTQB
24 230 (11.86%) JavaScript
25 223 (11.49%) Windows
25 223 (11.49%) Integration Testing
26 212 (10.93%) Computer Science

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 38 (1.96%) IIS
2 33 (1.70%) Confluence
3 31 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 22 (1.13%) CMS
5 18 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 14 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 11 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 11 (0.57%) nginx
7 11 (0.57%) Node.js
8 8 (0.41%) WordPress
9 4 (0.21%) Drupal
9 4 (0.21%) ColdFusion
9 4 (0.21%) Apache
9 4 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.15%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.052%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.052%) SAS
12 1 (0.052%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 102 (5.26%) MS Office
2 97 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 22 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.26%) MS Project
4 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.052%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (1.34%) SAP FI
2 17 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (0.88%) SAP CO
3 15 (0.77%) Magento
4 14 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.46%) SAP HCM
5 9 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (0.46%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle HRMS
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.26%) SAP PP
7 5 (0.26%) Endur
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.70%) SaaS
2 23 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.67%) AWS Data Pipeline
4 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.26%) GitHub
7 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.052%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.66%) Internet
2 39 (2.01%) HTTP
3 36 (1.86%) TCP/IP
4 27 (1.39%) LAN
4 27 (1.39%) WAN
5 23 (1.19%) Firewall
6 21 (1.08%) DNS
7 14 (0.72%) OSPF
7 14 (0.72%) BGP
8 12 (0.62%) SMS
9 11 (0.57%) SMPP
9 11 (0.57%) NFC
10 10 (0.52%) Multicast
10 10 (0.52%) MPLS
11 9 (0.46%) Wireless
11 9 (0.46%) HTTPS
11 9 (0.46%) SDH
11 9 (0.46%) DWDM
12 8 (0.41%) Junos
12 8 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 71 (3.66%) Relational Database
3 58 (2.99%) MySQL
4 57 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 52 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 52 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 45 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (1.55%) MongoDB
8 27 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (1.39%) NoSQL
9 24 (1.24%) Big Data
9 24 (1.24%) Oracle Database
10 21 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 21 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
11 15 (0.77%) DB2
12 13 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (0.67%) Hazelcast
13 11 (0.57%) SQLPlus
14 10 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 468 (24.12%) Selenium
2 191 (9.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 184 (9.48%) JIRA
4 156 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 154 (7.94%) WebDriver
6 150 (7.73%) Cucumber
7 128 (6.60%) Jenkins
8 125 (6.44%) Git (software)
9 121 (6.24%) SoapUI
9 121 (6.24%) Visual Studio
10 109 (5.62%) NUnit
11 84 (4.33%) JUnit
12 78 (4.02%) Subversion
13 57 (2.94%) Maven
14 52 (2.68%) TestComplete
15 49 (2.53%) Calabash
16 48 (2.47%) FitNesse
16 48 (2.47%) LoadRunner
17 47 (2.42%) Hudson
18 43 (2.22%) Ranorex
General
1 641 (33.04%) Finance
2 133 (6.86%) Banking
3 102 (5.26%) Retail
4 61 (3.14%) Investment Banking
5 57 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 44 (2.27%) Marketing
7 41 (2.11%) Publishing
8 36 (1.86%) Games
9 30 (1.55%) Front Office
10 24 (1.24%) Law
11 21 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.93%) Back Office
13 17 (0.88%) Legal
14 15 (0.77%) Advertising
15 12 (0.62%) Billing
16 11 (0.57%) Automotive
17 10 (0.52%) Manufacturing
18 9 (0.46%) General Ledger
19 5 (0.26%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 651 (33.56%) Analyst
2 420 (21.65%) Test Analyst
3 373 (19.23%) Tester
4 307 (15.82%) Test Engineer
5 277 (14.28%) Developer
6 169 (8.71%) QA Engineer
7 150 (7.73%) QA Analyst
8 128 (6.60%) QA Tester
9 108 (5.57%) Business Analyst
10 103 (5.31%) Software Tester
11 89 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
12 85 (4.38%) Automation Engineer
13 80 (4.12%) Consultant
14 77 (3.97%) Software Engineer
15 76 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
16 72 (3.71%) Test Manager
17 59 (3.04%) Senior Test Analyst
18 57 (2.94%) Junior
19 52 (2.68%) Senior Tester
20 47 (2.42%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (16.13%) .NET
2 248 (12.78%) XML
3 164 (8.45%) HTML
4 153 (7.89%) Web Services
5 127 (6.55%) SOAP
6 113 (5.82%) CSS
7 93 (4.79%) ASP.NET
8 70 (3.61%) Gherkin
9 64 (3.30%) .NET Framework
10 53 (2.73%) HTML5
11 47 (2.42%) REST
12 41 (2.11%) RESTful
13 37 (1.91%) XSLT
14 36 (1.86%) JSON
15 34 (1.75%) J2EE
16 32 (1.65%) jQuery
17 29 (1.49%) WCF
18 27 (1.39%) CSS3
19 25 (1.29%) XSL
20 23 (1.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 212 (10.93%) Computer Science
2 98 (5.05%) Mobile App
3 71 (3.66%) Mathematics
4 42 (2.16%) Equities
5 41 (2.11%) Client/Server
6 39 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 38 (1.96%) Open Source
8 31 (1.60%) Blackberry
8 31 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (1.29%) iPhone
10 21 (1.08%) EPoS
11 20 (1.03%) Management Information System
12 18 (0.93%) iPad
13 17 (0.88%) Firmware
14 15 (0.77%) Robotics
14 15 (0.77%) Digital Media
15 14 (0.72%) Derivative
16 13 (0.67%) FMCG
16 13 (0.67%) CMDB
17 12 (0.62%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 261 (13.45%) Linux
2 223 (11.49%) Windows
3 158 (8.14%) UNIX
4 106 (5.46%) Android
5 103 (5.31%) Apple iOS
6 33 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 22 (1.13%) Windows Phone
8 22 (1.13%) Windows XP
9 20 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (1.03%) Mac OS X
10 15 (0.77%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.57%) Debian
12 11 (0.57%) Solaris
13 10 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
13 10 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
14 8 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.41%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (30.98%) Agile Software Development
2 543 (27.99%) Test Scripting
3 421 (21.70%) Software Testing
4 401 (20.67%) Test Automation
5 378 (19.48%) Automated Testing
6 366 (18.87%) User Acceptance Testing
7 357 (18.40%) Scrum
8 254 (13.09%) System Testing
9 248 (12.78%) Test Strategy
10 246 (12.68%) Manual Testing
11 245 (12.63%) TDD
12 223 (11.49%) Integration Testing
13 199 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
14 197 (10.15%) Automation Testing
15 182 (9.38%) BDD
16 181 (9.33%) Performance Testing
17 176 (9.07%) Test Management
18 162 (8.35%) Unit Testing
19 134 (6.91%) User Stories
20 132 (6.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 603 (31.08%) SQL
2 382 (19.69%) Java
3 345 (17.78%) C#
4 230 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 176 (9.07%) Python
6 140 (7.22%) C++
7 117 (6.03%) Ruby
8 95 (4.90%) Perl
9 79 (4.07%) PHP
10 67 (3.45%) VBScript
11 65 (3.35%) VB
12 58 (2.99%) C
13 43 (2.22%) Shell Script
14 42 (2.16%) T-SQL
15 40 (2.06%) VB.NET
16 38 (1.96%) Bash Shell
17 36 (1.86%) Groovy
18 22 (1.13%) PowerShell
19 20 (1.03%) ABAP
19 20 (1.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 454 (23.40%) ISEB
2 428 (22.06%) Degree
3 232 (11.96%) ISTQB
4 133 (6.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 53 (2.73%) Security Cleared
6 31 (1.60%) SC Cleared
7 28 (1.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 13 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.67%) HND
9 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.41%) CCIE
9 8 (0.41%) JNCIE
10 7 (0.36%) MCSE
10 7 (0.36%) Brainbench
11 6 (0.31%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.26%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.26%) CCNA
13 3 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 877 (45.21%) QA
2 14 (0.72%) SLA
3 13 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.57%) ISO 8583
5 6 (0.31%) HL7
6 4 (0.21%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (0.15%) WCAG
8 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.052%) GAAP
System Software
1 29 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.57%) Varnish
4 6 (0.31%) VMware ESX
4 6 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.26%) NFS
5 5 (0.26%) XenApp
5 5 (0.26%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.10%) Platform Symphony
7 2 (0.10%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.052%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 261 (13.45%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.93%) Puppet
3 8 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.36%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.21%) Opsview
5 4 (0.21%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.052%) WMI
6 1 (0.052%) Ansible
6 1 (0.052%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 255 (13.14%) Microsoft
2 153 (7.89%) HP
3 132 (6.80%) Oracle
4 80 (4.12%) SAP
5 46 (2.37%) VMware
6 27 (1.39%) Citrix
7 20 (1.03%) IBM
8 17 (0.88%) Red Hat
9 16 (0.82%) Telerik
10 15 (0.77%) Cisco
11 13 (0.67%) Jaspersoft
12 12 (0.62%) Altiris
12 12 (0.62%) Perforce
13 10 (0.52%) Fujitsu
13 10 (0.52%) Informatica
13 10 (0.52%) TOWER Software
14 8 (0.41%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.41%) Juniper
14 8 (0.41%) SunGard
15 6 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Reigate, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum £40,000 to £65,000 + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + 10% On target Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South Queensferry, West Lothian
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 32,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Plc - Metaskil
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum upto £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits (Healthcare, Pension)
Posted: Yesterday