The table below looks at the statistics for Regression Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regression Testing
Rank 71 92 78
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 18 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.95% 0.74% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.88% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 22
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Regression Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
780 913 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.32% 85.01% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 696 809 735
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Regression Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Regression Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Regression Testing Salary Trend in Kent

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Regression Testing across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Regression Testing Salary Histogram in Kent

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 8 £36,750 -
West Malling +10 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Regression Testing
South East

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 51 (80.95%) Test Strategy
2 50 (79.37%) Test Scripting
3 49 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 46 (73.02%) Finance
5 45 (71.43%) ISEB
6 42 (66.67%) Integration Testing
6 42 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
7 40 (63.49%) Smoke Testing
8 32 (50.79%) SDLC
9 30 (47.62%) ISTQB
10 21 (33.33%) AS400
11 12 (19.05%) System Testing
12 10 (15.87%) Degree
12 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
12 10 (15.87%) SQL
12 10 (15.87%) Automation Testing
13 9 (14.29%) C#
13 9 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (11.11%) QA
14 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
15 6 (9.52%) HP
15 6 (9.52%) Resource Management
15 6 (9.52%) Manual Testing
16 5 (7.94%) HP Quality Center
16 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
16 5 (7.94%) Selenium
16 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
16 5 (7.94%) MS Office
16 5 (7.94%) SOAP

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.94%) Selenium
2 5 (7.94%) SoapUI
3 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.35%) Ranorex
3 4 (6.35%) Robot Framework
3 4 (6.35%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.35%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (73.02%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
2 4 (6.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Analyst
2 42 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 18 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 18 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
4 16 (25.40%) AS400 Test Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Financial Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Service Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Selenium Tester
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.17%) Test Manager
10 1 (1.59%) Database Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) REST
1 5 (7.94%) SOAP
1 5 (7.94%) XML
2 4 (6.35%) CSS
2 4 (6.35%) DOM
2 4 (6.35%) Gherkin
2 4 (6.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) AS400
2 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Health Informatics
3 4 (6.35%) Informatics
4 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (80.95%) Test Strategy
2 50 (79.37%) Test Scripting
3 49 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 42 (66.67%) Integration Testing
4 42 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
5 40 (63.49%) Smoke Testing
6 32 (50.79%) SDLC
7 12 (19.05%) System Testing
8 10 (15.87%) Automation Testing
9 6 (9.52%) Manual Testing
9 6 (9.52%) Resource Management
10 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Scrum
11 4 (6.35%) BDD
11 4 (6.35%) ETL
11 4 (6.35%) Line Management
11 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.35%) TDD
11 4 (6.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (71.43%) ISEB
2 30 (47.62%) ISTQB
3 10 (15.87%) Degree
4 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) HP
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft