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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
South West / Bristol
Rank 103 124 119
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 28 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.55% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 0.67% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 10
Median salary £42,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.92% -25.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £47,550
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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1649 1653 1644
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 91.00% 89.89% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1443 1378
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Bristol

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 26 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 24 (61.54%) QA
3 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (46.15%) Selenium
5 17 (43.59%) Unit Testing
6 16 (41.03%) Test Management
6 16 (41.03%) Automated Testing
7 14 (35.90%) C#
8 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (25.64%) Security Testing
9 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (25.64%) NUnit
10 8 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (20.51%) Load Testing
10 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (17.95%) Finance
12 6 (15.38%) CSS
12 6 (15.38%) ISEB
12 6 (15.38%) SQL
12 6 (15.38%) HTML
12 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
13 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
13 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
13 5 (12.82%) BDD
13 5 (12.82%) Appium
13 5 (12.82%) Calabash
13 5 (12.82%) Gatling
13 5 (12.82%) The Grinder

Regression Testing
Top Related 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 (5.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
1 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Selenium
2 10 (25.64%) NUnit
3 5 (12.82%) Appium
3 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (12.82%) Calabash
3 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.82%) Gatling
3 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.82%) The Grinder
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.56%) Redmine
4 1 (2.56%) TestRail
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Tester
3 5 (12.82%) Applications Manager
3 5 (12.82%) QA Tester
3 5 (12.82%) Test Leader
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Head of Test
4 3 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) QA Leader
4 3 (7.69%) QA Manager
4 3 (7.69%) QA Test Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Auditor
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) CSS
1 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) WPF
3 2 (5.13%) CSS3
4 1 (2.56%) Behat
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (43.59%) Unit Testing
4 16 (41.03%) Automated Testing
4 16 (41.03%) Test Management
5 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (25.64%) Security Testing
7 8 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (20.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (20.51%) Load Testing
8 5 (12.82%) BDD
8 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) Scrum
9 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
9 4 (10.26%) System Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) C#
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISEB
2 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (61.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Panasonic
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