Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 179 171
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 18 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.49% 0.76% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.81% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 14
Bristol median annual salary £36,250 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% +38.89% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £28,100
90th Percentile £49,875 £58,750 £47,250
South West median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% +14.29%

Regression Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,474 3,568 2,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.92% 93.18% 92.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,784 2,953 2,530
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Regression Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Bristol

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Bristol

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) C#
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (38.89%) QA
5 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
5 5 (27.78%) TeamCity
5 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 4 (22.22%) Node.js
6 4 (22.22%) Appium
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) JMeter
7 3 (16.67%) ISEB
7 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (16.67%) SaaS
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (16.67%) Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (16.67%) Task Automation
7 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 3 (16.67%) Ansible

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (11.11%) Runscope
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) TeamCity
3 4 (22.22%) Appium
3 4 (22.22%) JMeter
4 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.11%) Fiddler
4 2 (11.11%) Firebug
4 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) ETL Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (16.67%) Task Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Content Management
7 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) PHP 5
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef