Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 198 217
Rank change year-on-year +31 +19 -24
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 43 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.01% 0.67% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.74% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 17
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £67,500 £43,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 3,977 4,734 5,483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 93.23% 91.25% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,893 3,982 4,378
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,600 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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
Leicestershire -6 26 £42,500 +46.55% 3
Nottinghamshire +23 15 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Northamptonshire +1 2 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 31 (72.09%) Test Automation
2 26 (60.47%) ISTQB
3 25 (58.14%) Software Testing
4 24 (55.81%) QA
5 18 (41.86%) Test Scripting
6 15 (34.88%) Scenario Testing
7 14 (32.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (32.56%) Load Testing
7 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (30.23%) LoadRunner
8 13 (30.23%) ITIL
8 13 (30.23%) Stress Testing
8 13 (30.23%) NeoLoad
9 12 (27.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (23.26%) BDD
10 10 (23.26%) REST
10 10 (23.26%) Java
10 10 (23.26%) Maven
10 10 (23.26%) JSON
11 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (20.93%) SDLC
11 9 (20.93%) Selenium
12 8 (18.60%) Use Case
12 8 (18.60%) Usability Testing
12 8 (18.60%) RESTful
12 8 (18.60%) Python
12 8 (18.60%) Decision-Making
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
13 7 (16.28%) Banking
13 7 (16.28%) Mentoring

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Softphone
1 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) LoadRunner
1 13 (30.23%) NeoLoad
2 10 (23.26%) Maven
3 9 (20.93%) Selenium
4 7 (16.28%) Cucumber
5 6 (13.95%) JIRA
5 6 (13.95%) JUnit
6 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
6 4 (9.30%) JMeter
6 4 (9.30%) QF-Test
6 4 (9.30%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (16.28%) Banking
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Front Office
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Military
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Tester
2 19 (44.19%) Automation Tester
3 8 (18.60%) Systems Tester
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Automation Tester
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Tester
5 6 (13.95%) Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Engineering Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Quality Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Software Manager
6 4 (9.30%) QA Automation Tester
6 4 (9.30%) QA Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Senior QA Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Software Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Agile Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Agile Tester
8 2 (4.65%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) JSON
1 10 (23.26%) REST
2 8 (18.60%) RESTful
3 6 (13.95%) Node.js
4 4 (9.30%) Gherkin
4 4 (9.30%) SOAP
4 4 (9.30%) Swagger
4 4 (9.30%) Web Services
4 4 (9.30%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Fintech
2 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Android
1 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Test Automation
2 25 (58.14%) Software Testing
3 18 (41.86%) Test Scripting
4 15 (34.88%) Scenario Testing
5 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (32.56%) Load Testing
6 13 (30.23%) ITIL
6 13 (30.23%) Stress Testing
7 12 (27.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (23.26%) BDD
9 9 (20.93%) SDLC
10 8 (18.60%) Decision-Making
10 8 (18.60%) Usability Testing
10 8 (18.60%) Use Case
11 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
12 6 (13.95%) Backtesting
12 6 (13.95%) DevOps
12 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
12 6 (13.95%) Microservices
12 6 (13.95%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) Python
3 5 (11.63%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Groovy
5 3 (6.98%) Jython
6 1 (2.33%) IronPython
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) ISTQB
2 14 (32.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (9.30%) ISEB
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (55.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) IBM
2 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards