Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 250 288
Rank change year-on-year -76 +38 +48
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 85 118 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.56% 0.94% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.04% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 64 115 138
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +18.92% -7.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,000 £32,125
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,500 £79,000
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -5.00%

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 Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,001 11,352 15,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 92.09% 90.10% 91.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12,148 10,288 13,869
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Central London

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Central London

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Central London over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Central London

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. 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
City of London -25 67 £51,750 -13.75% 20
City of Westminster +4 9 £45,000 -34.31%
West End of London -12 8 £45,000 -34.31% 1
Camden - 3 £65,000 -
Regression Testing
London

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Central London region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 70 (82.35%) Test Automation
2 58 (68.24%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (65.88%) QA
4 37 (43.53%) SQL
5 34 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (37.65%) Test Scripting
7 31 (36.47%) Selenium
8 27 (31.76%) JIRA
9 24 (28.24%) Finance
10 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
11 20 (23.53%) Test Strategy
12 18 (21.18%) Scrum
12 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
12 18 (21.18%) Software Testing
12 18 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (21.18%) Defect Management
13 17 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
13 17 (20.00%) SDLC
13 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (18.82%) TDD
15 15 (17.65%) Software Delivery
16 14 (16.47%) WebDriver
16 14 (16.47%) BDD
16 14 (16.47%) SoapUI
16 14 (16.47%) Test Planning
16 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (16.47%) QlikView
16 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (16.47%) ETL

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (2.35%) Confluence
2 1 (1.18%) IIS
2 1 (1.18%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Endur
1 4 (4.71%) Findur
2 3 (3.53%) SAP MM
2 3 (3.53%) SAP SD
3 2 (2.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.18%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.53%) BrowserStack
2 1 (1.18%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (1.18%) PaaS
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.18%) AMQP
2 1 (1.18%) Broadband
2 1 (1.18%) DAB
2 1 (1.18%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.47%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (16.47%) QlikView
2 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (16.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 31 (36.47%) Selenium
2 27 (31.76%) JIRA
3 14 (16.47%) SoapUI
3 14 (16.47%) WebDriver
4 11 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (10.59%) Cucumber
5 9 (10.59%) HP UFT
5 9 (10.59%) JMeter
6 8 (9.41%) FitNesse
7 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
7 7 (8.24%) JUnit
8 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
9 5 (5.88%) Hudson
10 4 (4.71%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.53%) Gatling
11 3 (3.53%) LoadUI
11 3 (3.53%) NUnit
11 3 (3.53%) Protractor
11 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
11 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Advertising
3 6 (7.06%) Law
4 5 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.71%) Back Office
6 3 (3.53%) Legal
7 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.35%) Games
7 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.18%) Front Office
8 1 (1.18%) Marketing
8 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Analyst
1 19 (22.35%) Tester
2 16 (18.82%) Test Leader
3 14 (16.47%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 11 (12.94%) Test Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) QA Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Test Manager
7 7 (8.24%) Automation Tester
8 6 (7.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 6 (7.06%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (5.88%) Agile Tester
9 5 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
9 5 (5.88%) QA Tester
9 5 (5.88%) Software Tester
10 4 (4.71%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) QA Manager
10 4 (4.71%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) .NET
2 11 (12.94%) SOAP
3 9 (10.59%) Web Services
4 8 (9.41%) RESTful
5 7 (8.24%) HTML
6 6 (7.06%) XML
7 5 (5.88%) JSON
7 5 (5.88%) Node.js
8 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.53%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.53%) MEAN Stack
9 3 (3.53%) Spring
10 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (2.35%) React
11 1 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (1.18%) CSS
11 1 (1.18%) DCOM
11 1 (1.18%) JMS
11 1 (1.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.06%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.71%) CMDB
4 4 (4.71%) Fintech
4 4 (4.71%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.35%) Xbox
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.18%) Derivative
7 1 (1.18%) Equities
7 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.18%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Android
1 8 (9.41%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.53%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (82.35%) Test Automation
2 58 (68.24%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (37.65%) Test Scripting
5 20 (23.53%) Test Strategy
6 18 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (21.18%) Defect Management
6 18 (21.18%) Scrum
6 18 (21.18%) Software Testing
7 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (20.00%) SDLC
7 17 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
8 16 (18.82%) TDD
9 15 (17.65%) Software Delivery
10 14 (16.47%) BDD
10 14 (16.47%) ETL
10 14 (16.47%) Test Planning
11 13 (15.29%) User Stories
12 12 (14.12%) Integration Testing
13 11 (12.94%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) SQL
2 14 (16.47%) T-SQL
3 13 (15.29%) C#
4 12 (14.12%) Java
4 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.71%) Groovy
6 3 (3.53%) C++
6 3 (3.53%) Clojure
6 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.53%) Scala
7 2 (2.35%) ES6
7 2 (2.35%) Java 8
7 2 (2.35%) Python
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
1 11 (12.94%) ISTQB
2 6 (7.06%) ISEB
3 4 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (65.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.71%) OpenLink
2 4 (4.71%) SAP
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) Concur
4 1 (1.18%) HP
4 1 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.18%) Solace
4 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.18%) TOWER Software