Period
to 25 November 2020

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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 276 281
Rank change year-on-year +107 +5 -36
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 36 48 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.90% 0.48% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.52% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 55
Median annual salary £63,250 £53,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.22% +16.30% -16.36%
10th Percentile £41,875 £28,475 £34,200
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,125 £70,000
Central London median annual salary £63,250 £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +17.02% -10.48%

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 3,790 9,306 10,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.23% 93.73% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3,321 8,041 9,111
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56% +6.67%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Regression Testing as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Regression Testing in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, 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 27 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 26 (72.22%) Java
3 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (69.44%) Selenium
4 22 (61.11%) Cucumber
5 19 (52.78%) ISTQB
5 19 (52.78%) ISEB
6 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 18 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 18 (50.00%) DevOps
7 17 (47.22%) Microservices
7 17 (47.22%) API Testing
8 16 (44.44%) ETL
9 14 (38.89%) QA
10 13 (36.11%) Docker
10 13 (36.11%) SDET
11 12 (33.33%) Test Planning
11 12 (33.33%) SQL
12 10 (27.78%) Appium
13 9 (25.00%) REST
13 9 (25.00%) Finance
13 9 (25.00%) WebDriver
14 8 (22.22%) AWS
14 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
14 8 (22.22%) Web Services
14 8 (22.22%) Python
15 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
15 7 (19.44%) Open Source
16 6 (16.67%) Azure
16 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Apache TomEE
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) AWS
2 6 (16.67%) Azure
3 5 (13.89%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (13.89%) Serverless
4 4 (11.11%) SaaS
5 2 (5.56%) Office 365
6 1 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (2.78%) GitHub
6 1 (2.78%) Logic Apps
6 1 (2.78%) PaaS
6 1 (2.78%) Power Automate
6 1 (2.78%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.11%) DataStage
2 4 (11.11%) Snowflake Schema
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) OLAP
3 2 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.56%) SSDT
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Selenium
2 22 (61.11%) Cucumber
3 18 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 10 (27.78%) Appium
5 9 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 6 (16.67%) JMeter
7 5 (13.89%) Charles Proxy
7 5 (13.89%) JIRA
8 3 (8.33%) JUnit
9 2 (5.56%) FitNesse
9 2 (5.56%) Postman
9 2 (5.56%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (5.56%) REST Assured
9 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.78%) DbUnit
10 1 (2.78%) FishEye
10 1 (2.78%) Gradle
10 1 (2.78%) Hudson
10 1 (2.78%) Mockito
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Tester
2 16 (44.44%) Automation Tester
3 7 (19.44%) Mobile Tester
4 6 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Web Automation Tester
5 5 (13.89%) Web Tester
6 4 (11.11%) Informatica Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Informatica Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Tester
7 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (8.33%) ETL Tester
7 3 (8.33%) QA Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) REST
2 8 (22.22%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) Kafka
3 5 (13.89%) WebdriverIO
4 4 (11.11%) Node.js
5 2 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.56%) MDX
5 2 (5.56%) pytest
5 2 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (2.78%) Ajax
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.78%) EPoS
1 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
1 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) DevOps
4 17 (47.22%) API Testing
4 17 (47.22%) Microservices
5 16 (44.44%) ETL
6 13 (36.11%) SDET
7 12 (33.33%) Test Planning
8 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
9 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
9 7 (19.44%) Open Source
10 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
10 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (13.89%) System Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
11 5 (13.89%) Web Testing
12 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (2.78%) Java 8
7 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) ISEB
1 19 (52.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Control-M
2 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) Grafana
3 1 (2.78%) Graphite
3 1 (2.78%) Packer
3 1 (2.78%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Informatica
2 4 (11.11%) Teradata
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Sybase
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.78%) New Relic