Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 247 254
Rank change year-on-year -78 +7 +73
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 64 113 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.45% 0.92% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.00% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 52 101 148
Central London median annual salary £46,250 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.92% +33.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £65,000
London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -2.44%

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 12,895 11,285 13,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 91.49% 91.74% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11,537 10,168 12,348
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +1.77%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -61 52 £45,000 -25.00% 18
West End of London -17 1 - - 5
Regression Testing
London

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 47 (73.44%) Test Automation
2 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (50.00%) QA
4 27 (42.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (42.19%) Finance
5 26 (40.63%) SQL
5 26 (40.63%) Selenium
6 23 (35.94%) JIRA
7 20 (31.25%) Scrum
8 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (28.13%) Test Scripting
10 15 (23.44%) Scenario Testing
11 14 (21.88%) BDD
11 14 (21.88%) Java
11 14 (21.88%) C#
12 13 (20.31%) Manual Testing
12 13 (20.31%) SDLC
13 12 (18.75%) Mobile App
13 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 12 (18.75%) Degree
13 12 (18.75%) Software Testing
14 11 (17.19%) Test Strategy
15 10 (15.63%) WebDriver
15 10 (15.63%) Cucumber
15 10 (15.63%) DevOps
15 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
15 10 (15.63%) HTML
15 10 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (14.06%) Windows
16 9 (14.06%) Integration Testing

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 8 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.56%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.56%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) SaaS
2 2 (3.13%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.56%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) DAB
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.13%) MySQL
3 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Bigtable
4 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.56%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.56%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.56%) Flink
4 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) HBase
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) QGIS
4 1 (1.56%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Selenium
2 23 (35.94%) JIRA
3 10 (15.63%) Cucumber
3 10 (15.63%) WebDriver
4 8 (12.50%) JMeter
5 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.94%) Jenkins
5 7 (10.94%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.25%) Gitweb
7 3 (4.69%) SonarQube
7 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.13%) Codeception
8 2 (3.13%) Gatling
8 2 (3.13%) Grunt
8 2 (3.13%) Mercurial
8 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 27 (42.19%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Games
2 5 (7.81%) Publishing
3 3 (4.69%) Advertising
3 3 (4.69%) Law
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Front Office
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Analyst
2 21 (32.81%) Tester
3 14 (21.88%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) QA Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Software Tester
7 6 (9.38%) QA Tester
8 4 (6.25%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) IT Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) QA Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) QA Test Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Tester
9 3 (4.69%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) SQL Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) HTML
2 8 (12.50%) .NET
2 8 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.69%) CSS
3 3 (4.69%) JSON
4 2 (3.13%) HTML5
4 2 (3.13%) Sass
4 2 (3.13%) Vue.js
4 2 (3.13%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) Yii
5 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.56%) DCOM
5 1 (1.56%) Kafka
5 1 (1.56%) Memcached
5 1 (1.56%) MLlib
5 1 (1.56%) SparkR
5 1 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.38%) Reinsurance
4 3 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Derivative
5 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.56%) Fintech
6 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.56%) Social Media
6 1 (1.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Test Automation
2 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (42.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (31.25%) Scrum
5 18 (28.13%) Test Scripting
6 15 (23.44%) Scenario Testing
7 14 (21.88%) BDD
8 13 (20.31%) Manual Testing
8 13 (20.31%) SDLC
9 12 (18.75%) Software Testing
10 11 (17.19%) Test Strategy
11 10 (15.63%) DevOps
11 10 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (14.06%) Integration Testing
12 9 (14.06%) TDD
13 8 (12.50%) Test Management
13 8 (12.50%) Test Planning
14 7 (10.94%) Exploratory Testing
15 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (9.38%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) SQL
2 14 (21.88%) C#
2 14 (21.88%) Java
3 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) PHP
5 5 (7.81%) Python
6 3 (4.69%) C
7 2 (3.13%) C++
7 2 (3.13%) R
8 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 10 (15.63%) ISTQB
3 6 (9.38%) ISEB
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP ALM
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) HP
2 2 (3.13%) iManage
2 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.56%) Aderant
3 1 (1.56%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.56%) Databricks
3 1 (1.56%) ESRI
3 1 (1.56%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.56%) Intapp
3 1 (1.56%) MapR
3 1 (1.56%) SAP
3 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow