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

Regression Testing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 243 254
Rank change year-on-year -39 +11 +48
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 59 86 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.85% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.92% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 51 83 106
City of London median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33% -10.00%

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 10,156 9,299 11,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.24% 91.53% 91.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9,055 8,389 10,476
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 September 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 20 September 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 - 1 £42,500 -
Regression Testing
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 (77.97%) Test Automation
2 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (54.24%) QA
4 26 (44.07%) Selenium
5 22 (37.29%) SQL
5 22 (37.29%) Test Scripting
5 22 (37.29%) SDLC
6 21 (35.59%) Finance
7 20 (33.90%) JIRA
7 20 (33.90%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (30.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (27.12%) Scrum
10 15 (25.42%) Software Testing
11 14 (23.73%) Scenario Testing
12 13 (22.03%) BDD
13 12 (20.34%) Test Strategy
13 12 (20.34%) Java
13 12 (20.34%) Manual Testing
14 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
14 11 (18.64%) Degree
14 11 (18.64%) WebDriver
15 10 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (16.95%) ITIL
16 9 (15.25%) XML
16 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (15.25%) Mobile App
17 8 (13.56%) Cucumber
17 8 (13.56%) Confluence
17 8 (13.56%) Exploratory 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 8 (13.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) GeoServer
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Elite 3E
1 1 (1.69%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (1.69%) CloudBees
1 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DAB
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Bigtable
3 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.69%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.69%) Flink
3 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.69%) HBase
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) QGIS
3 1 (1.69%) Spatial Data
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (44.07%) Selenium
2 20 (33.90%) JIRA
3 11 (18.64%) WebDriver
4 9 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (13.56%) Cucumber
5 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
6 6 (10.17%) HP UFT
6 6 (10.17%) SoapUI
7 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
7 5 (8.47%) JMeter
8 4 (6.78%) Gitweb
9 3 (5.08%) Gatling
9 3 (5.08%) SonarQube
9 3 (5.08%) SpecFlow
10 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.69%) LSMW
11 1 (1.69%) MSTest
11 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Law
3 4 (6.78%) Advertising
3 4 (6.78%) Games
3 4 (6.78%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Front Office
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Tester
2 21 (35.59%) Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Test Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) QA Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Software Tester
5 6 (10.17%) QA Tester
6 5 (8.47%) Automation Tester
6 5 (8.47%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Tester
7 4 (6.78%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) XML
2 5 (8.47%) .NET
2 5 (8.47%) HTML
3 4 (6.78%) JSON
4 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.39%) DCOM
4 2 (3.39%) Web Services
5 1 (1.69%) CSS
5 1 (1.69%) Kafka
5 1 (1.69%) Memcached
5 1 (1.69%) MLlib
5 1 (1.69%) RESTful
5 1 (1.69%) SOAP
5 1 (1.69%) SparkR
5 1 (1.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.47%) Reinsurance
3 5 (8.47%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.39%) Derivative
6 2 (3.39%) Fintech
7 1 (1.69%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) Test Automation
2 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.29%) SDLC
3 22 (37.29%) Test Scripting
4 18 (30.51%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (27.12%) Scrum
6 15 (25.42%) Software Testing
7 14 (23.73%) Scenario Testing
8 13 (22.03%) BDD
9 12 (20.34%) Manual Testing
9 12 (20.34%) Test Strategy
10 10 (16.95%) ITIL
10 10 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (13.56%) Exploratory Testing
12 8 (13.56%) TDD
13 7 (11.86%) Functional Testing
13 7 (11.86%) Test Management
14 6 (10.17%) Integration Testing
14 6 (10.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) Java
3 8 (13.56%) C#
4 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.47%) Python
6 4 (6.78%) PHP
7 3 (5.08%) C
8 2 (3.39%) R
8 2 (3.39%) Scala
9 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (1.69%) Clojure
9 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
1 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
2 8 (13.56%) ISEB
3 4 (6.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (54.24%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) GCP
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) HP ALM
1 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) HP
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.69%) Databricks
3 1 (1.69%) ESRI
3 1 (1.69%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.69%) iManage
3 1 (1.69%) MapR
3 1 (1.69%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow