Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 159 179
Rank change year-on-year +14 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 24 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.71% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 20
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £34,250 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.11% +1.48% -15.63%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £61,625
South East median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2464 2664 3737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 85.11% 85.60% 84.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 2243 2997
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Buckinghamshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Buckinghamshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Buckinghamshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 9 £40,000 +29.03%
Aylesbury -5 9 £32,500 -7.14% 2
High Wycombe - 5 £45,000 -
Regression Testing
South East

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

1 20 (83.33%) QA
2 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
3 14 (58.33%) Selenium
4 13 (54.17%) Integration Testing
5 10 (41.67%) Functional Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
8 6 (25.00%) JIRA
8 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (25.00%) Cucumber
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
10 4 (16.67%) Java
10 4 (16.67%) Firmware
10 4 (16.67%) Web Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 4 (16.67%) QA Automation
11 3 (12.50%) SDET
11 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
11 3 (12.50%) API Testing
11 3 (12.50%) User Stories
11 3 (12.50%) eggPlant
11 3 (12.50%) DevOps
11 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (12.50%) BDD
11 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
11 3 (12.50%) Confluence
11 3 (12.50%) Python

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (12.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SpaceWire
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Selenium
2 6 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (25.00%) JIRA
2 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 3 (12.50%) eggPlant
5 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.17%) LabVIEW
5 1 (4.17%) NeoLoad
5 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Tester
2 9 (37.50%) QA Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Software Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) JIRA Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (8.33%) PDA
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) State Machine
2 1 (4.17%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
2 13 (54.17%) Integration Testing
3 10 (41.67%) Functional Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.67%) QA Automation
6 4 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 3 (12.50%) API Testing
7 3 (12.50%) BDD
7 3 (12.50%) DevOps
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) SDET
7 3 (12.50%) User Stories
8 2 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (8.33%) Defect Management
8 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) HP AIS
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Capita
1 1 (4.17%) HP
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy
1 1 (4.17%) Xilinx