Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 141 167
Rank change year-on-year -30 +26 +7
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 23 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.64% 1.17% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.27% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 32
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £30,500 £28,525
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £59,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -17.65%

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 3,252 3,069 3,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.14% 92.13% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,732 2,497 2,947
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £67,050
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Manual Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
5 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
6 7 (30.43%) ERP
6 7 (30.43%) Selenium
6 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (21.74%) QA
8 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
9 4 (17.39%) DevOps
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (17.39%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Acceptance Criteria
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
9 4 (17.39%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
9 4 (17.39%) ISEB
9 4 (17.39%) Change Management
10 3 (13.04%) C
10 3 (13.04%) C++
10 3 (13.04%) Python
10 3 (13.04%) JIRA
10 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 3 (13.04%) Electronics
10 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
10 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Qt

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:

Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle EBS
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
3 3 (13.04%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) JMeter
5 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Test Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) QA Leader
3 4 (17.39%) Test Leader
4 3 (13.04%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Manual Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
5 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
6 7 (30.43%) ERP
6 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) DevOps
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Product Management
9 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
1 3 (13.04%) C++
1 3 (13.04%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com