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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 57 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 17 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.76% 0.27% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 0.35% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -42.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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
492 289 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.00% 78.75% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 359 215 269
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 December 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 14 (73.68%) ISEB
1 14 (73.68%) Automated Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) QA
4 9 (47.37%) UNIX
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
5 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (42.11%) System Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
6 6 (31.58%) DbVisualizer
6 6 (31.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) Retail
6 6 (31.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (31.58%) LoadRunner
6 6 (31.58%) J2EE
6 6 (31.58%) DB2
6 6 (31.58%) XML
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) IBM
6 6 (31.58%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) Flash
6 6 (31.58%) MQSeries
6 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
7 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) MQSeries
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) RiskWrite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) DB2
1 6 (31.58%) DbVisualizer
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (31.58%) LoadRunner
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Tester
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Tester
5 2 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) J2EE
1 6 (31.58%) XML
1 6 (31.58%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Automated Testing
2 8 (42.11%) System Testing
2 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
3 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) C
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) ISEB
2 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
3 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) IBM
1 6 (31.58%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle