Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 243 286
Rank change year-on-year -38 +43 +32
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 65 99 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.59% 0.98% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.08% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 51 94 99
City of 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 £50,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £50,500 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.20% +38.89% -5.26%

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 10,203 9,193 12,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.38% 90.77% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9,026 8,279 11,096
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,200 £35,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 55 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (56.92%) QA
4 24 (36.92%) Selenium
4 24 (36.92%) SQL
5 23 (35.38%) Test Scripting
6 22 (33.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (32.31%) JIRA
8 20 (30.77%) Test Strategy
8 20 (30.77%) SDLC
9 18 (27.69%) Finance
10 16 (24.62%) Software Testing
11 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
11 14 (21.54%) Java
12 12 (18.46%) Scrum
12 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (16.92%) Test Planning
13 11 (16.92%) BDD
13 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
13 11 (16.92%) Scenario Testing
14 10 (15.38%) TDD
14 10 (15.38%) ISTQB
14 10 (15.38%) Defect Management
14 10 (15.38%) Mobile App
15 9 (13.85%) User Stories
15 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (13.85%) Integration Testing
15 9 (13.85%) Degree
15 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence

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 (9.23%) Confluence
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.54%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.54%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) PaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.54%) CloudBees
2 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) DAB
2 1 (1.54%) AMQP
2 1 (1.54%) Broadband
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.23%) QlikView
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.54%) Big Data
4 1 (1.54%) Bigtable
4 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.54%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.54%) Flink
4 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.54%) HBase
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) QGIS
4 1 (1.54%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 24 (36.92%) Selenium
2 21 (32.31%) JIRA
3 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (12.31%) HP UFT
5 7 (10.77%) Cucumber
6 6 (9.23%) SoapUI
6 6 (9.23%) WebDriver
7 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
8 4 (6.15%) JMeter
9 3 (4.62%) FitNesse
9 3 (4.62%) Gatling
9 3 (4.62%) SonarQube
10 2 (3.08%) Appium
10 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.08%) JUnit
10 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
10 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.54%) NUnit
11 1 (1.54%) Xcode
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Law
3 4 (6.15%) Advertising
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Back Office
4 3 (4.62%) Front Office
4 3 (4.62%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Games
6 1 (1.54%) Publishing
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) Tester
3 15 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.38%) Test Leader
5 8 (12.31%) QA Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Test Manager
7 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 5 (7.69%) Software Tester
9 4 (6.15%) QA Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Automation Tester
10 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) QA Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) QA Manager
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Tester
11 2 (3.08%) Consultant
11 2 (3.08%) QA Leader
11 2 (3.08%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) XML
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 3 (4.62%) RESTful
3 3 (4.62%) Web Services
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.08%) DCOM
4 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.08%) Node.js
4 2 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.08%) React
4 2 (3.08%) Spring
5 1 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.54%) CSS
5 1 (1.54%) JMS
5 1 (1.54%) JSON
5 1 (1.54%) Middleware
5 1 (1.54%) SOAP
5 1 (1.54%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.54%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.15%) Reinsurance
4 4 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.62%) Derivative
5 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.62%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.08%) Fintech
7 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.54%) Equities
7 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.54%) Social Media
7 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.62%) Android
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Unix
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.38%) Test Scripting
4 22 (33.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (30.77%) SDLC
5 20 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 16 (24.62%) Software Testing
7 12 (18.46%) Scrum
8 11 (16.92%) BDD
8 11 (16.92%) Scenario Testing
8 11 (16.92%) Test Planning
9 10 (15.38%) Defect Management
9 10 (15.38%) TDD
10 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (13.85%) Integration Testing
10 9 (13.85%) System Integration Testing
10 9 (13.85%) User Stories
11 8 (12.31%) Manual Testing
11 8 (12.31%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 14 (21.54%) Java
3 8 (12.31%) C#
4 7 (10.77%) Python
5 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.15%) C
7 2 (3.08%) C++
7 2 (3.08%) ES6
7 2 (3.08%) Java 8
7 2 (3.08%) R
7 2 (3.08%) Scala
8 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.54%) Clojure
8 1 (1.54%) Groovy
8 1 (1.54%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 9 (13.85%) Degree
3 7 (10.77%) ISEB
4 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (56.92%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.08%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) HP
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.54%) Concur
3 1 (1.54%) Databricks
3 1 (1.54%) ESRI
3 1 (1.54%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.54%) IBM
3 1 (1.54%) MapR
3 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.54%) Solace
3 1 (1.54%) TIBCO