Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 257 235
Rank change year-on-year -24 -22 +44
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 64 77 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.74% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.80% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 49 60 99
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,969
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -0.89% +5.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,375 £63,600
Central London median annual salary £46,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.43% +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 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 9,799 9,626 10,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.86% 92.81% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8,772 8,694 9,379
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.69% +2.61%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £64,250 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.08% +4.35% -

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in the City of London

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Moorgate - 2 £42,500 -
Regression Testing
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (70.31%) Test Automation
3 42 (65.63%) QA
4 38 (59.38%) SQL
4 38 (59.38%) Finance
5 30 (46.88%) Test Scripting
6 29 (45.31%) Manual Testing
7 25 (39.06%) SDLC
8 24 (37.50%) Software Testing
9 22 (34.38%) Mobile App
10 20 (31.25%) Scrum
11 19 (29.69%) ISEB
11 19 (29.69%) JIRA
12 18 (28.13%) Selenium
13 17 (26.56%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (26.56%) Waterfall
13 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
14 15 (23.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
15 13 (20.31%) DB2
15 13 (20.31%) IBM
15 13 (20.31%) AS400
16 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (15.63%) BDD
17 10 (15.63%) Windows
18 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
18 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
18 9 (14.06%) HTML
18 9 (14.06%) ISTQB
18 9 (14.06%) Cucumber

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 6 (9.38%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.56%) GeoServer
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.56%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) DB2
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) Blockchain
3 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) QGIS
4 1 (1.56%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) JIRA
2 18 (28.13%) Selenium
3 9 (14.06%) Cucumber
4 8 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 7 (10.94%) JMeter
5 7 (10.94%) WebDriver
6 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 4 (6.25%) Gitweb
7 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
8 3 (4.69%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.69%) Zephyr
9 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.56%) LSMW
10 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 1 (1.56%) WATIR
General
1 38 (59.38%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Law
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Test Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Tester
3 11 (17.19%) Financial Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Lead Test Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Service Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Test Leader
4 10 (15.63%) QA Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) AS400 Test Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 8 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 8 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
6 6 (9.38%) QA Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Tester
7 4 (6.25%) Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) HTML
2 8 (12.50%) XML
3 5 (7.81%) .NET
4 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.69%) JSON
6 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.13%) CSS
6 2 (3.13%) Gherkin
6 2 (3.13%) Spring
7 1 (1.56%) Behat
7 1 (1.56%) Node.js
7 1 (1.56%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.56%) Vue.js
7 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Mobile App
2 13 (20.31%) AS400
3 11 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (9.38%) Reinsurance
5 3 (4.69%) Fintech
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.56%) Equities
7 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (70.31%) Test Automation
3 30 (46.88%) Test Scripting
4 29 (45.31%) Manual Testing
5 25 (39.06%) SDLC
6 24 (37.50%) Software Testing
7 20 (31.25%) Scrum
8 17 (26.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (26.56%) Waterfall
9 13 (20.31%) Mentoring
10 10 (15.63%) BDD
11 9 (14.06%) Scenario Testing
12 8 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
13 6 (9.38%) Test Management
14 5 (7.81%) DevOps
14 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
14 5 (7.81%) ITIL
14 5 (7.81%) Performance Testing
15 4 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 38 (59.38%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.50%) C#
3 8 (12.50%) Java
4 6 (9.38%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) C
5 1 (1.56%) C++
5 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) ISEB
2 15 (23.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (14.06%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (65.63%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.31%) IBM
3 1 (1.56%) ESRI
3 1 (1.56%) iManage
3 1 (1.56%) SAP
3 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow