Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 120 114
Rank change year-on-year -13 -6 -31
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 49 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.58% 1.19% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.33% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 35
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £34,450 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.39% -23.44% +13.92%
10th Percentile £37,500 £23,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £34,450 £45,000
% change year-on-year +45.14% -23.44% +12.50%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2893 2037 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.14% 89.46% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 1679 2183
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £29,363 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +5.95%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Cambridge

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Cambridge

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 40 (81.63%) Test Automation
2 28 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
4 23 (46.94%) C#
5 21 (42.86%) Java
5 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (42.86%) User Stories
6 20 (40.82%) Degree
6 20 (40.82%) NUnit
6 20 (40.82%) Python
7 17 (34.69%) Code Coverage
8 16 (32.65%) Finance
8 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
8 16 (32.65%) Performance Testing
9 15 (30.61%) Mathematics
10 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
10 13 (26.53%) Financial Modelling
10 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
10 13 (26.53%) SQL
11 11 (22.45%) Manual Testing
12 10 (20.41%) SDET
12 10 (20.41%) Analytics
13 9 (18.37%) C
13 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
14 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
14 8 (16.33%) C++
14 8 (16.33%) Smoke Testing
14 8 (16.33%) Capital Modelling
14 8 (16.33%) QA
15 7 (14.29%) Workflow Management

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Wireless
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) NUnit
2 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
3 7 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (10.20%) Selenium
6 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.08%) HP UFT
6 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.08%) JIRA
6 2 (4.08%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Automotive
2 2 (4.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Developer in Test
2 19 (38.78%) Test Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Tester
5 7 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Python Developer
7 4 (8.16%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Web Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Mobile Tester
9 2 (4.08%) QA Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) WPF
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
3 3 (6.12%) CSS
3 3 (6.12%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) Ehcache
4 2 (4.08%) REST
4 2 (4.08%) SOAP
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Android
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Test Automation
2 28 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
4 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.86%) User Stories
5 17 (34.69%) Code Coverage
6 16 (32.65%) Performance Testing
7 15 (30.61%) Mathematics
8 13 (26.53%) Financial Modelling
8 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
9 11 (22.45%) Manual Testing
10 10 (20.41%) Analytics
10 10 (20.41%) SDET
11 8 (16.33%) Capital Modelling
11 8 (16.33%) Smoke Testing
12 7 (14.29%) OO
12 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
12 7 (14.29%) Test Strategy
12 7 (14.29%) Workflow
12 7 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) C#
2 21 (42.86%) Java
3 20 (40.82%) Python
4 13 (26.53%) SQL
5 9 (18.37%) C
6 8 (16.33%) C++
7 5 (10.20%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (6.12%) ISEB
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.08%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) TOWER Software
3 2 (4.08%) Terracotta
4 1 (2.04%) Huawei
4 1 (2.04%) IBM