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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 112 129
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 21 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.16% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.28% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 9
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £45,500
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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1636 1454 1730
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.14% 90.70% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1365 1252 1494
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Bristol

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Avonmouth - 1 £32,500 -
Regression Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 40 (81.63%) Test Automation
2 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (57.14%) QA
4 26 (53.06%) Performance Testing
5 24 (48.98%) Selenium
6 20 (40.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (32.65%) C#
8 15 (30.61%) Unit Testing
9 14 (28.57%) Test Management
10 13 (26.53%) Finance
10 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
11 12 (24.49%) Cucumber
11 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (24.49%) Security Testing
11 12 (24.49%) NUnit
12 11 (22.45%) JIRA
13 10 (20.41%) Scrum
13 10 (20.41%) Test Strategy
14 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (18.37%) SoapUI
14 9 (18.37%) Non-Functional Testing
14 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (18.37%) Java
14 9 (18.37%) Load Testing
15 7 (14.29%) BDD
15 7 (14.29%) SDLC
16 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
17 5 (10.20%) JMeter
17 5 (10.20%) C++
17 5 (10.20%) Scalability Testing

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 4 (8.16%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) BrowserStack
1 4 (8.16%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) Selenium
2 12 (24.49%) Cucumber
2 12 (24.49%) NUnit
3 11 (22.45%) JIRA
4 9 (18.37%) SoapUI
5 5 (10.20%) JMeter
6 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.16%) IntelliJ
6 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
6 4 (8.16%) Zephyr
7 3 (6.12%) Appium
7 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.12%) Calabash
7 3 (6.12%) Gatling
7 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
7 3 (6.12%) The Grinder
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Private Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 11 (22.45%) QA Tester
2 11 (22.45%) Tester
3 6 (12.24%) QA Leader
3 6 (12.24%) QA Manager
3 6 (12.24%) QA Test Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Test Leader
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Automation Tester
4 5 (10.20%) QA Automation Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Applications Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Development Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Head of Test
5 3 (6.12%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Software Manager
6 2 (4.08%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
1 4 (8.16%) SOAP
1 4 (8.16%) WPF
2 3 (6.12%) CSS
2 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) Qt
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Test Automation
2 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (53.06%) Performance Testing
4 20 (40.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (30.61%) Unit Testing
6 14 (28.57%) Test Management
7 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
8 12 (24.49%) Security Testing
9 10 (20.41%) Scrum
9 10 (20.41%) Test Strategy
10 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (18.37%) Load Testing
10 9 (18.37%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (14.29%) BDD
11 7 (14.29%) SDLC
12 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (10.20%) Manual Testing
13 5 (10.20%) Open Source
13 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) C#
2 9 (18.37%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) C++
4 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 2 (4.08%) C
5 2 (4.08%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
1 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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