The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 66 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 2 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.37% 1.32% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.71% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Regression Testing
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
448 292 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.81% 76.84% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 312 216 194
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Watford region.

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Watford

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 11 (91.67%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) Data Mining
4 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (41.67%) Usability Testing
5 5 (41.67%) ATM
5 5 (41.67%) UNIX
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (41.67%) EFT
5 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (25.00%) SaaS
6 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (16.67%) RiskWrite
7 2 (16.67%) System Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (16.67%) Selenium

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Software Manager
4 3 (25.00%) QA Manager
5 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) EFT
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) Usability Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP