Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 253 263
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 +67
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 76 87 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.71% 0.83% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.93% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 49 84 121
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £39,250 £36,975 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £66,250 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -9.52%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,773 9,363 12,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.13% 89.56% 89.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8,699 8,518 11,116
City of London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,000 £35,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in the City of London

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in the City of London

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 65 (85.53%) Test Automation
2 56 (73.68%) QA
3 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (52.63%) Test Scripting
5 37 (48.68%) SQL
6 36 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 28 (36.84%) JIRA
8 25 (32.89%) Finance
9 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
10 22 (28.95%) System Integration Testing
11 20 (26.32%) Defect Management
12 19 (25.00%) QlikView
12 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (25.00%) Test Planning
12 19 (25.00%) Software Delivery
12 19 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 19 (25.00%) Java
12 19 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (25.00%) ETL
12 19 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (25.00%) Selenium
12 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
14 16 (21.05%) .NET
15 15 (19.74%) Test Strategy
16 14 (18.42%) C#
16 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
17 12 (15.79%) TDD

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (1.32%) Confluence
1 1 (1.32%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) SAP SD
2 5 (6.58%) SAP MM
3 3 (3.95%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.32%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.95%) GitHub
3 1 (1.32%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (1.32%) PaaS
3 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (1.32%) AMQP
3 1 (1.32%) Broadband
3 1 (1.32%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (25.00%) QlikView
2 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 28 (36.84%) JIRA
2 19 (25.00%) Selenium
3 12 (15.79%) Cucumber
4 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
4 9 (11.84%) JUnit
5 8 (10.53%) WebDriver
6 6 (7.89%) Appium
7 5 (6.58%) JMeter
8 4 (5.26%) SpecFlow
8 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
9 3 (3.95%) HP UFT
9 3 (3.95%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.95%) JBehave
9 3 (3.95%) jMock
9 3 (3.95%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (3.95%) NUnit
10 2 (2.63%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.63%) Gatling
10 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
10 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Back Office
4 5 (6.58%) Advertising
5 4 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.32%) Front Office
7 1 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Test Leader
2 19 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 13 (17.11%) Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Tester
5 7 (9.21%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) QA Automation Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) QA Leader
7 5 (6.58%) Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Junior
7 5 (6.58%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) SAP MM Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Developer
8 4 (5.26%) QA Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) .NET
2 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
2 9 (11.84%) Node.js
2 9 (11.84%) RESTful
3 8 (10.53%) HTML
4 7 (9.21%) Spring
5 6 (7.89%) CSS
5 6 (7.89%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (7.89%) React
6 4 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (3.95%) jQuery
7 3 (3.95%) XML
8 2 (2.63%) Ajax
8 2 (2.63%) HTML5
8 2 (2.63%) JSON
8 2 (2.63%) Middleware
8 2 (2.63%) SOAP
8 2 (2.63%) Web Services
8 2 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.89%) Fintech
3 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.95%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.32%) Derivative
6 1 (1.32%) Equities
6 1 (1.32%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.32%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Android
1 9 (11.84%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
3 4 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (85.53%) Test Automation
2 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (52.63%) Test Scripting
4 36 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (28.95%) System Integration Testing
6 20 (26.32%) Defect Management
7 19 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (25.00%) ETL
7 19 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 19 (25.00%) Test Planning
8 15 (19.74%) Test Strategy
9 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
10 12 (15.79%) Functional Testing
10 12 (15.79%) Scrum
10 12 (15.79%) TDD
11 11 (14.47%) BDD
11 11 (14.47%) Integration Testing
12 10 (13.16%) Exploratory Testing
12 10 (13.16%) User Stories
13 9 (11.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) SQL
2 19 (25.00%) Java
2 19 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.42%) C#
5 6 (7.89%) ES6
6 5 (6.58%) Python
6 5 (6.58%) Scala
7 4 (5.26%) C
7 4 (5.26%) C++
8 3 (3.95%) Groovy
8 3 (3.95%) Lua
8 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.63%) Clojure
10 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.95%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (73.68%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) SAP
3 3 (3.95%) Caplin
4 1 (1.32%) Concur
4 1 (1.32%) HP
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) Solace
4 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.32%) TOWER Software