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

Regression Testing
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 267 308
Rank change year-on-year -66 +41 +38
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 81 111 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.56% 0.88% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.97% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 69 106 136
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +38.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £73,750
London median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -17.39% +21.05% -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 13,370 11,397 15,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 92.05% 90.07% 91.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11,825 10,255 13,997
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +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 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 July 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 July 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 -48 63 £50,000 -23.08% 20
City of Westminster +11 5 £70,000 +2.19%
West End of London -14 4 £65,000 -5.11% 3
Camden - 2 £65,000 -
Regression Testing
London

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 62 (76.54%) Test Automation
2 52 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (49.38%) QA
4 32 (39.51%) Selenium
5 27 (33.33%) Finance
5 27 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (32.10%) Test Scripting
7 25 (30.86%) SQL
8 21 (25.93%) Test Strategy
8 21 (25.93%) SDLC
9 18 (22.22%) Scrum
10 17 (20.99%) JIRA
10 17 (20.99%) Software Testing
11 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (19.75%) Java
11 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (19.75%) Scenario Testing
12 15 (18.52%) ISTQB
12 15 (18.52%) BDD
13 14 (17.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (17.28%) Degree
13 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
14 13 (16.05%) C#
14 13 (16.05%) TDD
14 13 (16.05%) Integration Testing
14 13 (16.05%) Functional Testing
15 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
15 12 (14.81%) Mobile App
16 11 (13.58%) .NET
16 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering

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 (7.41%) Confluence
2 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.47%) IIS
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.23%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Endur
1 4 (4.94%) Findur
2 1 (1.23%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.23%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) BrowserStack
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.23%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) DAB
1 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) Broadband
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) QlikView
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.23%) Big Data
4 1 (1.23%) Bigtable
4 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.23%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.23%) HBase
4 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 32 (39.51%) Selenium
2 17 (20.99%) JIRA
3 14 (17.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (12.35%) WebDriver
5 9 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 9 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 9 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
7 7 (8.64%) JMeter
8 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
9 5 (6.17%) SpecFlow
10 4 (4.94%) FitNesse
11 3 (3.70%) Gatling
11 3 (3.70%) JUnit
11 3 (3.70%) Protractor
11 3 (3.70%) SonarQube
12 2 (2.47%) Appium
12 2 (2.47%) Gitweb
12 2 (2.47%) LoadUI
12 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Law
3 4 (4.94%) Advertising
3 4 (4.94%) Games
3 4 (4.94%) Legal
3 4 (4.94%) Publishing
4 3 (3.70%) Back Office
4 3 (3.70%) Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Front Office
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Analyst
2 21 (25.93%) Test Analyst
2 21 (25.93%) Tester
3 10 (12.35%) QA Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) Test Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) Test Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 5 (6.17%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Software Tester
7 4 (4.94%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Automation Tester
7 4 (4.94%) Endur Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Endur Support
7 4 (4.94%) OpenLink Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) OpenLink Support
7 4 (4.94%) QA Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.58%) .NET
2 8 (9.88%) HTML
3 7 (8.64%) Web Services
4 6 (7.41%) XML
5 5 (6.17%) RESTful
6 4 (4.94%) Node.js
6 4 (4.94%) SOAP
7 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.70%) JSON
8 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.47%) DCOM
8 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.47%) MEAN Stack
8 2 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.47%) React
8 2 (2.47%) Spring
9 1 (1.23%) Kafka
9 1 (1.23%) MLlib
9 1 (1.23%) REST
9 1 (1.23%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.94%) CMDB
4 4 (4.94%) Reinsurance
4 4 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.70%) Derivative
5 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.47%) Fintech
6 2 (2.47%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.47%) Xbox
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.23%) Equities
7 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Android
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (76.54%) Test Automation
2 52 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 26 (32.10%) Test Scripting
5 21 (25.93%) SDLC
5 21 (25.93%) Test Strategy
6 18 (22.22%) Scrum
7 17 (20.99%) Software Testing
8 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (19.75%) Scenario Testing
9 15 (18.52%) BDD
10 13 (16.05%) Functional Testing
10 13 (16.05%) Integration Testing
10 13 (16.05%) TDD
11 11 (13.58%) Manual Testing
11 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
12 10 (12.35%) Performance Testing
12 10 (12.35%) User Stories
13 9 (11.11%) Defect Management
13 9 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) SQL
2 16 (19.75%) Java
3 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.05%) C#
5 7 (8.64%) Python
6 3 (3.70%) C
6 3 (3.70%) C++
7 2 (2.47%) ES6
7 2 (2.47%) Java 8
7 2 (2.47%) PHP
7 2 (2.47%) R
7 2 (2.47%) Scala
7 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.23%) Clojure
8 1 (1.23%) Groovy
8 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 14 (17.28%) Degree
3 10 (12.35%) ISEB
4 5 (6.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (6.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (49.38%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) HP ALM
1 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) OpenLink
3 3 (3.70%) HP
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.23%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.23%) Databricks
5 1 (1.23%) ESRI
5 1 (1.23%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.23%) iManage
5 1 (1.23%) MapR
5 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow