Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 183 207
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 36 43 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.77% 0.84% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.93% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 37
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +38.46% -1.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,750 £26,550
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £48,500
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 4,275 4,639 5,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.01% 90.29% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,305 3,835 4,695
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 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
Leicestershire -3 22 £42,500 +46.55% 2
Nottinghamshire +8 12 £37,500 -31.82%
Northamptonshire -13 1 £47,500 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £27,500 -
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Software Testing
3 17 (47.22%) QA
4 16 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (41.67%) ISTQB
5 15 (41.67%) Scenario Testing
6 14 (38.89%) Test Scripting
7 12 (33.33%) Selenium
7 12 (33.33%) RESTful
8 11 (30.56%) Cucumber
9 10 (27.78%) BDD
9 10 (27.78%) SDLC
9 10 (27.78%) JIRA
9 10 (27.78%) Java
10 9 (25.00%) JSON
10 9 (25.00%) Maven
10 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (25.00%) REST
11 8 (22.22%) Decision-Making
11 8 (22.22%) Use Case
11 8 (22.22%) Usability Testing
12 7 (19.44%) SQL
12 7 (19.44%) Android
12 7 (19.44%) Fintech
12 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
12 7 (19.44%) Open Source
12 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
13 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef

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 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.78%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Selenium
2 11 (30.56%) Cucumber
3 10 (27.78%) JIRA
4 9 (25.00%) Maven
5 6 (16.67%) JUnit
6 5 (13.89%) LoadRunner
6 5 (13.89%) NeoLoad
7 4 (11.11%) JMeter
7 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
8 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 3 (8.33%) QF-Test
9 1 (2.78%) NUnit
9 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Banking
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Tester
2 17 (47.22%) Automation Tester
3 8 (22.22%) Systems Tester
4 6 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Quality Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Software Manager
5 4 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Tester
6 3 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Agile Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Senior QA Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Software QA Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Junior
8 1 (2.78%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) RESTful
2 9 (25.00%) JSON
2 9 (25.00%) REST
3 6 (16.67%) Node.js
4 4 (11.11%) Gherkin
4 4 (11.11%) SOAP
4 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) Swagger
5 3 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) .NET
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Fintech
2 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
3 6 (16.67%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Android
1 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Software Testing
4 16 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (41.67%) Scenario Testing
6 14 (38.89%) Test Scripting
7 10 (27.78%) BDD
7 10 (27.78%) SDLC
8 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Decision-Making
9 8 (22.22%) Usability Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Use Case
10 7 (19.44%) Open Source
11 6 (16.67%) Backtesting
11 6 (16.67%) Data-Driven Decision Making
11 6 (16.67%) DevOps
11 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 6 (16.67%) Microservices
11 6 (16.67%) System Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) Groovy
4 3 (8.33%) Jython
5 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 5 (13.89%) IBM
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.78%) SAP