The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 63 81 86
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 2 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.31% 0.99% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.06% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 7
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.05% +2.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 577 754 979
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.46% 93.20% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 430 610 735
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Bedfordshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Luton +3 2 £42,500 +18.05%
Regression Testing
East of England

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Testing
2 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 7 (70.00%) Software Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Time Management
6 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Tester
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) EJB
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Testing
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 7 (70.00%) Software Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (10.00%) hybris
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce