The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Regression Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Regression Testing over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 51 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.28% 0.62% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.69% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Median salary £46,250 £37,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -29.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £37,500 £54,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Regression Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 425 291 236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 90.81% 89.81% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 291 281 217
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Bath

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Bath

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Bath over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Bath region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) Cucumber
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 9 (75.00%) Python
4 8 (66.67%) HTTP
5 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
6 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (33.33%) JIRA
8 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (16.67%) Windows
9 2 (16.67%) Linux
9 2 (16.67%) System Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Kanban
9 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Java
9 2 (16.67%) Scrum
9 2 (16.67%) BDD
9 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (16.67%) User Experience
9 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) ICMP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (83.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Tester
2 6 (50.00%) Software Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
5 1 (8.33%) Java Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Python
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory