The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Regression Testing
Rank 150 172 159
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 62 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.20% 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.57% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 49 17 22
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Regression Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4340 3322 3002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.91% 85.62% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3355 2714 2486
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

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

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Leeds +6 42 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Halifax +10 18 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Huddersfield +11 1 £18,000 -
Bradford -16 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Wakefield - 1 £23,000 -
Regression Testing
Yorkshire

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 79 (66.95%) Test Scripting
2 66 (55.93%) QA
3 58 (49.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 49 (41.53%) Test Strategy
5 45 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (37.29%) ISEB
7 36 (30.51%) XML
8 35 (29.66%) Finance
8 35 (29.66%) Automated Testing
9 34 (28.81%) Software Testing
10 32 (27.12%) SOAP
11 29 (24.58%) Web Services
12 27 (22.88%) Project Management
13 23 (19.49%) Automation Testing
14 20 (16.95%) .NET
14 20 (16.95%) Integration Testing
14 20 (16.95%) ISTQB
15 19 (16.10%) SQL
16 17 (14.41%) Manual Testing
17 16 (13.56%) Test Management
18 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
18 15 (12.71%) Java
19 14 (11.86%) Selenium
19 14 (11.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 13 (11.02%) SoapUI
20 13 (11.02%) TDD
20 13 (11.02%) MS Excel
21 12 (10.17%) VB.NET
21 12 (10.17%) Scrum
21 12 (10.17%) Line Management

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (2.54%) IIS
2 1 (0.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.85%) Drupal
2 1 (0.85%) WordPress
2 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) HTTP
2 2 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) LAN
3 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.85%) MS Access
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (11.86%) Selenium
2 13 (11.02%) SoapUI
3 9 (7.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (6.78%) LoadRunner
5 6 (5.08%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.24%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.24%) Behat
7 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.69%) JUnit
9 2 (1.69%) TestNG
9 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.69%) Ranorex
9 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.69%) JIRA
10 1 (0.85%) WATIR
10 1 (0.85%) Flex Builder
10 1 (0.85%) Subversion
10 1 (0.85%) MSTest
General
1 35 (29.66%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (52.54%) Analyst
2 61 (51.69%) Test Analyst
3 29 (24.58%) Senior Analyst
3 29 (24.58%) Senior Test Analyst
4 27 (22.88%) Test Engineer
5 18 (15.25%) Test Manager
6 12 (10.17%) Senior Test Engineer
7 11 (9.32%) Test Leader
8 8 (6.78%) Junior
9 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Tester
9 5 (4.24%) Junior Test Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Junior Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) Functional Test Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) Functional Analyst
11 3 (2.54%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 3 (2.54%) Team Leader
12 2 (1.69%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (30.51%) XML
2 32 (27.12%) SOAP
3 29 (24.58%) Web Services
4 20 (16.95%) .NET
5 3 (2.54%) LAMP
6 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.69%) HTML
7 1 (0.85%) Flash
7 1 (0.85%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.85%) Symfony
7 1 (0.85%) jQuery
7 1 (0.85%) HTML5
7 1 (0.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.24%) User Experience
3 4 (3.39%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.69%) iSeries
5 1 (0.85%) Open Source
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.85%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.39%) Windows
1 4 (3.39%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (66.95%) Test Scripting
2 58 (49.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 49 (41.53%) Test Strategy
4 45 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (29.66%) Automated Testing
6 34 (28.81%) Software Testing
7 27 (22.88%) Project Management
8 23 (19.49%) Automation Testing
9 20 (16.95%) Integration Testing
10 17 (14.41%) Manual Testing
11 16 (13.56%) Test Management
12 13 (11.02%) TDD
13 12 (10.17%) Scrum
13 12 (10.17%) Line Management
14 11 (9.32%) Non-Functional Testing
14 11 (9.32%) V-Model
14 11 (9.32%) System Testing
15 9 (7.63%) Business Analysis
15 9 (7.63%) Project Planning
15 9 (7.63%) Integration Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.10%) SQL
2 15 (12.71%) Java
3 12 (10.17%) VB.NET
4 8 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.93%) PHP
5 7 (5.93%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.93%) C#
6 6 (5.08%) Ruby
7 5 (4.24%) C++
8 1 (0.85%) VBScript
8 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.85%) VBA
8 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (37.29%) ISEB
2 20 (16.95%) ISTQB
3 14 (11.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (8.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (55.93%) QA
2 8 (6.78%) HL7
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.69%) IBM
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe
3 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: competitive based on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: TO £35000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum TO £40K
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago