Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 212 214
Rank change year-on-year +31 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 45 55 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.87% 0.84% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.94% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 35
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £33,045
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -1.65% -2.81%
10th Percentile £29,950 £26,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £48,500 £43,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4579 5863 6672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.52% 89.06% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3784 4640 5426
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,975 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,375 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in the East Midlands

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in the East Midlands

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in the East Midlands

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire +17 28 £53,750 +65.38% 3
Derbyshire +10 7 £33,500 +3.08%
Leicestershire +15 3 £29,000 -17.14%
Northamptonshire +19 2 £32,000 -36.00%
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 32 (71.11%) QA
2 29 (64.44%) Selenium
2 29 (64.44%) Test Automation
3 24 (53.33%) ISTQB
4 18 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 16 (35.56%) Functional Testing
5 16 (35.56%) SDLC
6 14 (31.11%) Degree
6 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (28.89%) Scrum
7 13 (28.89%) Windows
8 11 (24.44%) Manual Testing
9 10 (22.22%) Open Source
9 10 (22.22%) Cucumber
10 9 (20.00%) RAD
10 9 (20.00%) Project Management
11 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
11 8 (17.78%) .NET
11 8 (17.78%) ISEB
11 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
11 8 (17.78%) Performance Management
11 8 (17.78%) Defect Management
11 8 (17.78%) Scenario Testing
12 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
12 7 (15.56%) SoapUI
12 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (15.56%) Java
12 7 (15.56%) SQL
13 6 (13.33%) C#
13 6 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) Confluence
1 2 (4.44%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Endeca
2 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Selenium
2 10 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 7 (15.56%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.44%) git-flow
5 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) JMeter
5 2 (4.44%) Toad
5 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.22%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.22%) JBehave
6 1 (2.22%) JUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Maven
6 1 (2.22%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.22%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.22%) TestNG
6 1 (2.22%) TestRail
6 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) QA Leader
2 10 (22.22%) QA Team Leader
2 10 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 8 (17.78%) Test Leader
4 7 (15.56%) QA Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Tester
5 6 (13.33%) Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Software Tester
7 4 (8.89%) QA Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Automation Test Lead
9 2 (4.44%) Graduate
9 2 (4.44%) QA Automation Tester
9 2 (4.44%) SEO Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Software QA Tester
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
10 1 (2.22%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) Gherkin
3 5 (11.11%) JSON
3 5 (11.11%) REST
3 5 (11.11%) SOAP
3 5 (11.11%) Web Services
3 5 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.22%) ActiveX
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) Behat
5 1 (2.22%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Test Automation
2 18 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 16 (35.56%) Functional Testing
3 16 (35.56%) SDLC
4 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.89%) Scrum
6 11 (24.44%) Manual Testing
7 10 (22.22%) Open Source
8 9 (20.00%) Project Management
8 9 (20.00%) RAD
9 8 (17.78%) Defect Management
9 8 (17.78%) Performance Management
9 8 (17.78%) Scenario Testing
10 6 (13.33%) BDD
11 5 (11.11%) TDD
12 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
12 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery
13 3 (6.67%) Analytical Thinking
13 3 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
13 3 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) Java
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) XPath
4 1 (2.22%) Groovy
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) Jython
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) ISTQB
2 14 (31.11%) Degree
3 8 (17.78%) ISEB
4 6 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.44%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (71.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Google
1 3 (6.67%) Twitter
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle