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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 64 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.03% 0.27% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.34% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +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
465 298 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.76% 79.47% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 330 221 210
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) FitNesse
4 3 (27.27%) SaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) EFT
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
5 2 (18.18%) ATM
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (18.18%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
1 3 (27.27%) FitNesse
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Software Manager
3 3 (27.27%) QA Manager
4 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
4 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) EFT
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
1 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) BDD
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle