Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 296 287 241
Rank change year-on-year -9 -46 +39
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 77 97 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.60% 0.67% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.72% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 70 124
Central London median annual salary £47,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.48% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,000 £38,850 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £76,250 £65,350
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 11,803 13,380 11,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 91.52% 92.92% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10,507 11,765 10,591
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +5.45%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 +2 69 £47,000 -10.48% 21
Regression Testing
London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 53 (68.83%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (68.83%) QA
1 53 (68.83%) Test Automation
2 42 (54.55%) SQL
3 40 (51.95%) Finance
4 32 (41.56%) Manual Testing
5 29 (37.66%) Test Scripting
5 29 (37.66%) Software Testing
6 25 (32.47%) JIRA
6 25 (32.47%) Mobile App
6 25 (32.47%) SDLC
7 24 (31.17%) Selenium
7 24 (31.17%) Scrum
8 20 (25.97%) ISEB
8 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
9 19 (24.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (23.38%) Waterfall
11 17 (22.08%) Mentoring
12 16 (20.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
12 16 (20.78%) C#
13 15 (19.48%) HTML
13 15 (19.48%) Java
13 15 (19.48%) DB2
13 15 (19.48%) IBM
13 15 (19.48%) AS400
14 14 (18.18%) DevOps
15 11 (14.29%) Test Management
15 11 (14.29%) JMeter
15 11 (14.29%) Cucumber

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 6 (7.79%) Confluence
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) DB2
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.90%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.30%) OLTP
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (32.47%) JIRA
2 24 (31.17%) Selenium
3 11 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 11 (14.29%) JMeter
3 11 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
5 6 (7.79%) SoapUI
5 6 (7.79%) WebDriver
6 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.19%) Zephyr
7 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.60%) Codeception
7 2 (2.60%) Gitweb
7 2 (2.60%) Grunt
7 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.30%) WATIR
General
1 40 (51.95%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
2 5 (6.49%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Front Office
3 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Law
3 1 (1.30%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Analyst
2 18 (23.38%) QA Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Test Analyst
3 14 (18.18%) Tester
4 13 (16.88%) Developer
4 13 (16.88%) Financial Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Lead Test Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Service Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Test Leader
5 8 (10.39%) AS400 Test Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Software Tester
5 8 (10.39%) Team Leader
5 8 (10.39%) Test Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Test Team Leader
6 6 (7.79%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Software Tester
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) HTML
2 9 (11.69%) .NET
3 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 7 (9.09%) XML
4 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (6.49%) CSS
4 5 (6.49%) Spring
5 4 (5.19%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.90%) Vue.js
7 2 (2.60%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.60%) HTML5
7 2 (2.60%) JSON
7 2 (2.60%) Sass
7 2 (2.60%) Yii
8 1 (1.30%) Behat
8 1 (1.30%) Node.js
8 1 (1.30%) React
8 1 (1.30%) Swagger
8 1 (1.30%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.47%) Mobile App
2 15 (19.48%) AS400
3 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (7.79%) Reinsurance
5 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.90%) Fintech
6 3 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.60%) Equities
8 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.30%) Derivative
8 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.30%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.30%) FMCG
8 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Android
2 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.60%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (68.83%) Agile Software Development
1 53 (68.83%) Test Automation
2 32 (41.56%) Manual Testing
3 29 (37.66%) Software Testing
3 29 (37.66%) Test Scripting
4 25 (32.47%) SDLC
5 24 (31.17%) Scrum
6 19 (24.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (23.38%) Waterfall
8 17 (22.08%) Mentoring
9 14 (18.18%) DevOps
10 11 (14.29%) Test Management
11 9 (11.69%) BDD
11 9 (11.69%) Risk Management
12 8 (10.39%) Integration Testing
12 8 (10.39%) Security Testing
13 7 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
14 6 (7.79%) Performance Testing
14 6 (7.79%) TDD
14 6 (7.79%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 42 (54.55%) SQL
2 16 (20.78%) C#
2 16 (20.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.48%) Java
4 6 (7.79%) PHP
5 3 (3.90%) C++
5 3 (3.90%) Python
5 3 (3.90%) Ruby
6 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) ISEB
2 16 (20.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (10.39%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.90%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (68.83%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Terraform
2 1 (1.30%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.48%) IBM
3 1 (1.30%) Aderant
3 1 (1.30%) Charles River
3 1 (1.30%) HP
3 1 (1.30%) iManage
3 1 (1.30%) Intapp