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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Regression Testing
Rank 393 350 315
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -35
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 717 915 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.78% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.94% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 561 748 706
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
92977 96911 88131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.84% 82.75% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76104 78052 72123
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -43 679 £40,750 -4.11% 103
London -87 244 £51,500 +3.00% 33
South East -12 154 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Yorkshire +25 91 £35,000 +7.69% 11
West Yorkshire +22 77 £37,500 +15.38% 9
East of England -1 70 £43,500 +8.75% 5
City of London -11 63 £50,000 - 10
Leeds +36 51 £45,000 +26.18% 7
North West +7 46 £40,000 +26.98% 13
Manchester +27 36 £40,000 +25.00% 8
South West -12 32 £32,500 -18.75% 8
Surrey -20 32 £38,750 -26.19% 3
Hampshire +12 29 £31,500 -16.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +3 28 £45,000 +20.80% 1
Hertfordshire +12 26 £43,500 +8.75% 1
West Sussex +17 22 £34,500 +6.15% 2
East Sussex +38 21 £41,500 +8.49% 1
Berkshire +10 21 £40,000 - 7
East Midlands -14 20 £31,500 -7.35% 5
Scotland +2 18 £37,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire +12 16 £32,500 -7.14%
West Midlands +7 15 £33,750 -3.57% 4
Wales 0 15 £35,000 +7.69%
South Wales -4 15 £35,000 +7.69%
Brighton +30 14 £40,000 +4.57% 1
South Yorkshire +17 14 £27,500 -19.11% 1
Sheffield +10 13 £27,500 -16.66% 1
Nottingham -4 13 £28,250 -15.67% 1
Nottinghamshire -7 13 £28,250 -17.51% 1
Cambridge -8 13 £37,500 +7.52% 1

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 798 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
2 686 (44.32%) QA
3 561 (36.24%) SQL
4 452 (29.20%) Finance
5 444 (28.68%) Test Scripting
6 432 (27.91%) Java
7 406 (26.23%) ISEB
8 394 (25.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 361 (23.32%) Selenium
10 354 (22.87%) Automated Testing
11 341 (22.03%) Degree
12 304 (19.64%) SDLC
13 280 (18.09%) Integration Testing
14 278 (17.96%) Manual Testing
15 274 (17.70%) C#
16 260 (16.80%) Test Automation
17 251 (16.21%) ISTQB
18 250 (16.15%) Software Testing
19 242 (15.63%) Scrum
20 241 (15.57%) Microsoft
21 230 (14.86%) TDD
22 222 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
23 215 (13.89%) Oracle
24 211 (13.63%) Test Strategy
25 196 (12.66%) System Testing
26 182 (11.76%) .NET
27 180 (11.63%) UNIX
28 179 (11.56%) JavaScript
28 179 (11.56%) Test Management
29 170 (10.98%) Compatibility Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.49%) IIS
3 22 (1.42%) CMS
4 17 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 14 (0.90%) Confluence
6 10 (0.65%) MQSeries
7 8 (0.52%) JBoss
7 8 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.39%) Node.js
9 5 (0.32%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.26%) Apache
10 4 (0.26%) nginx
11 3 (0.19%) iPlanet
11 3 (0.19%) ATG Dynamo
12 2 (0.13%) SAS
12 2 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.13%) Drupal
13 1 (0.065%) WordPress
13 1 (0.065%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.065%) OpenStack
Applications
1 140 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 67 (4.33%) MS Office
3 32 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 21 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (1.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
4 16 (1.03%) Oracle Assets
5 14 (0.90%) Oracle AGIS
6 13 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
6 13 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
7 12 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (0.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 7 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
13 5 (0.32%) SAP FI
13 5 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
13 5 (0.32%) thinkFolio
13 5 (0.32%) SAP CO
13 5 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 4 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
15 3 (0.19%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.39%) SaaS
2 24 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.90%) Google Analytics
4 9 (0.58%) PaaS
4 9 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.45%) IaaS
6 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.26%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.26%) FinancialForce.com
8 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.065%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.20%) Internet
2 31 (2.00%) HTTP
3 26 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 13 (0.84%) VoIP
5 8 (0.52%) DNS
6 6 (0.39%) Firewall
6 6 (0.39%) Wireless
6 6 (0.39%) Network Security
7 5 (0.32%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.26%) CTI
8 4 (0.26%) DHCP
9 3 (0.19%) LTE
10 2 (0.13%) DLNA
10 2 (0.13%) Multicast
10 2 (0.13%) PuTTY
10 2 (0.13%) SSH
10 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.13%) DSL
10 2 (0.13%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
3 55 (3.55%) Relational Database
4 51 (3.29%) Oracle Database
5 45 (2.91%) MySQL
6 34 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (1.55%) Big Data
9 23 (1.49%) DB2
9 23 (1.49%) OLAP
10 22 (1.42%) Oracle9i Database
10 22 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 21 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 21 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (1.36%) SSDT
12 18 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
13 17 (1.10%) OLAP Cube
14 16 (1.03%) TKPROF
15 13 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 361 (23.32%) Selenium
2 146 (9.43%) JIRA
3 128 (8.27%) Cucumber
4 120 (7.75%) WebDriver
5 110 (7.11%) HP UFT
6 100 (6.46%) Jenkins
7 95 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 58 (3.75%) JUnit
9 50 (3.23%) LoadRunner
10 48 (3.10%) SpecFlow
11 46 (2.97%) SoapUI
12 42 (2.71%) Subversion
13 41 (2.65%) NUnit
14 40 (2.58%) Visual Studio
14 40 (2.58%) TeamCity
15 34 (2.20%) Maven
16 26 (1.68%) Rational Rose
16 26 (1.68%) JMeter
17 22 (1.42%) Calabash
18 20 (1.29%) Ant
General
1 452 (29.20%) Finance
2 86 (5.56%) Banking
3 62 (4.01%) Retail
4 53 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 51 (3.29%) Marketing
6 30 (1.94%) Games
7 24 (1.55%) Front Office
8 18 (1.16%) Legal
9 17 (1.10%) Investment Banking
10 15 (0.97%) General Ledger
11 11 (0.71%) Advertising
11 11 (0.71%) Billing
12 10 (0.65%) Back Office
13 9 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.45%) Automotive
15 6 (0.39%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.39%) Publishing
16 5 (0.32%) Military
16 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 535 (34.56%) Analyst
2 356 (23.00%) Test Analyst
3 292 (18.86%) Tester
4 159 (10.27%) QA Engineer
5 144 (9.30%) Developer
6 141 (9.11%) Test Engineer
7 125 (8.07%) Test Manager
8 104 (6.72%) QA Analyst
9 97 (6.27%) Software Engineer
10 81 (5.23%) Software Tester
11 64 (4.13%) Business Analyst
12 53 (3.42%) QA Tester
13 50 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
14 49 (3.17%) Software Test Engineer
15 46 (2.97%) Test Leader
16 45 (2.91%) Automation Tester
17 43 (2.78%) Consultant
18 42 (2.71%) Junior
19 39 (2.52%) Senior Test Analyst
20 36 (2.33%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (11.76%) .NET
2 166 (10.72%) Web Services
3 133 (8.59%) XML
4 106 (6.85%) HTML
5 56 (3.62%) CSS
6 46 (2.97%) SOAP
7 38 (2.45%) Gherkin
8 34 (2.20%) ASP.NET
9 29 (1.87%) J2EE
10 21 (1.36%) Middleware
11 18 (1.16%) JSON
12 17 (1.10%) .NET Framework
12 17 (1.10%) HTML5
13 16 (1.03%) RESTful
14 14 (0.90%) REST
14 14 (0.90%) LAMP
15 13 (0.84%) CSS3
16 11 (0.71%) jQuery
17 10 (0.65%) Flash
18 9 (0.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 222 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (8.72%) Computer Science
3 82 (5.30%) Mobile App
4 48 (3.10%) User Experience
5 46 (2.97%) Mathematics
6 41 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 32 (2.07%) Derivative
8 31 (2.00%) Data Integration
9 30 (1.94%) Client/Server
10 26 (1.68%) PDA
11 25 (1.61%) Equities
12 23 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (1.42%) GIS
14 17 (1.10%) iPhone
15 15 (0.97%) Blackberry
16 14 (0.90%) Replication
16 14 (0.90%) Credit Risk
17 12 (0.78%) Online Games
17 12 (0.78%) iPad
18 11 (0.71%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 180 (11.63%) UNIX
2 159 (10.27%) Windows
3 135 (8.72%) Linux
4 66 (4.26%) Android
5 58 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.10%) Windows Phone
7 15 (0.97%) Solaris
8 10 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.32%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.13%) VxWorks
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
2 444 (28.68%) Test Scripting
3 394 (25.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 354 (22.87%) Automated Testing
5 304 (19.64%) SDLC
6 280 (18.09%) Integration Testing
7 278 (17.96%) Manual Testing
8 260 (16.80%) Test Automation
9 250 (16.15%) Software Testing
10 242 (15.63%) Scrum
11 230 (14.86%) TDD
12 211 (13.63%) Test Strategy
13 196 (12.66%) System Testing
14 179 (11.56%) Test Management
15 170 (10.98%) Compatibility Testing
16 169 (10.92%) Unit Testing
17 159 (10.27%) System Integration Testing
18 150 (9.69%) Automation Testing
18 150 (9.69%) Performance Testing
19 140 (9.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 561 (36.24%) SQL
2 432 (27.91%) Java
3 274 (17.70%) C#
4 179 (11.56%) JavaScript
5 108 (6.98%) Python
6 91 (5.88%) C++
7 73 (4.72%) C
8 60 (3.88%) PHP
9 57 (3.68%) Ruby
10 56 (3.62%) PL/SQL
11 51 (3.29%) Perl
12 43 (2.78%) Shell Script
13 41 (2.65%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.36%) VBScript
15 19 (1.23%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.03%) Objective-C
17 15 (0.97%) Groovy
18 14 (0.90%) VB
19 12 (0.78%) PowerShell
20 10 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 406 (26.23%) ISEB
2 341 (22.03%) Degree
3 251 (16.21%) ISTQB
4 124 (8.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 38 (2.45%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.71%) HND
8 10 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (0.39%) PMP
12 5 (0.32%) PhD
12 5 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 4 (0.26%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.19%) IC3 Certification
14 3 (0.19%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.13%) CISA
15 2 (0.13%) MBA
15 2 (0.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 686 (44.32%) QA
2 7 (0.45%) SLA
3 6 (0.39%) MiFID
3 6 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.26%) EMIR
4 4 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.19%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 20 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.065%) Xen
3 1 (0.065%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.065%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.065%) Docker
3 1 (0.065%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 154 (9.95%) HP Quality Center
2 21 (1.36%) Puppet
3 19 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (1.10%) Control-M
5 16 (1.03%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
6 6 (0.39%) Ansible
7 3 (0.19%) Iperf
8 1 (0.065%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 241 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 215 (13.89%) Oracle
3 142 (9.17%) HP
4 44 (2.84%) SAP
5 31 (2.00%) IBM
6 26 (1.68%) Telerik
7 23 (1.49%) Sybase
8 20 (1.29%) VMware
9 16 (1.03%) Endeca
9 16 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.03%) Red Hat
10 14 (0.90%) Google
11 13 (0.84%) TOWER Software
12 7 (0.45%) Bloomberg
12 7 (0.45%) Cognos
12 7 (0.45%) Capita
12 7 (0.45%) Pega
13 6 (0.39%) Citrix
13 6 (0.39%) Remedy
13 6 (0.39%) Charles River
East London
The Thinking Traveller
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
London
D P Connect
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 45k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £38,000 to £38,000 per annum £38,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, IIP, ISEB
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, plus Bonus, Medical, Pension + More!
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: up to £35,000 p/a DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago