Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 234 237
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 117 136 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.95% 1.11% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.25% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 103 116 142
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +12.58% -16.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +7.59% -7.06%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,003 10,914 12,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.04% 89.33% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8,381 8,787 10,342
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in the East of England

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in the East of England

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in the East of England

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Cambridgeshire -34 31 £45,000 -12.20% 4
Hertfordshire -46 29 £45,000 +23.29% 2
Norfolk +36 22 £41,500 +10.67% 4
Essex +24 21 £44,000 -2.22% 5
Suffolk +20 11 £58,500 +78.63%
Bedfordshire +19 4 £41,000 -3.53% 2
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 of England region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 71 (60.68%) Test Automation
2 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (48.72%) QA
4 56 (47.86%) Selenium
5 42 (35.90%) SQL
6 41 (35.04%) Test Scripting
7 38 (32.48%) Software Testing
8 35 (29.91%) Java
9 31 (26.50%) Test Strategy
10 29 (24.79%) JIRA
11 27 (23.08%) Mentoring
12 26 (22.22%) Unit Testing
13 25 (21.37%) Git (software)
13 25 (21.37%) C#
14 24 (20.51%) Spring
14 24 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (19.66%) Maven
15 23 (19.66%) JUnit
15 23 (19.66%) Manual Testing
16 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
17 20 (17.09%) Software Engineering
17 20 (17.09%) Exploratory Testing
18 19 (16.24%) HTML
18 19 (16.24%) J2EE
18 19 (16.24%) XML
18 19 (16.24%) CSS
18 19 (16.24%) Finance
18 19 (16.24%) ISTQB
18 19 (16.24%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (16.24%) Performance Testing

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (15.38%) JBoss
1 18 (15.38%) WildFly
2 5 (4.27%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (4.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.71%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) SAP CO
1 5 (4.27%) SAP FI
1 5 (4.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.85%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.85%) FastStats
2 1 (0.85%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.85%) SSH
2 1 (0.85%) TETRA
2 1 (0.85%) VoIP
2 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.85%) Wireless
2 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) Big Data
2 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.71%) DB2
3 2 (1.71%) MySQL
3 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 56 (47.86%) Selenium
2 29 (24.79%) JIRA
3 25 (21.37%) Git (software)
4 23 (19.66%) JUnit
4 23 (19.66%) Maven
5 18 (15.38%) HttpUnit
5 18 (15.38%) Subversion
6 16 (13.68%) SoapUI
6 16 (13.68%) WebDriver
7 15 (12.82%) NUnit
7 15 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (11.11%) JMeter
9 7 (5.98%) Cucumber
9 7 (5.98%) LoadUI
10 5 (4.27%) SpecFlow
10 5 (4.27%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.85%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.85%) CruiseControl
General
1 19 (16.24%) Finance
2 2 (1.71%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (23.93%) Analyst
1 28 (23.93%) Developer
2 21 (17.95%) Test Engineer
3 20 (17.09%) Test Analyst
4 19 (16.24%) Java Developer
5 17 (14.53%) Applications Developer
5 17 (14.53%) J2EE Applications Developer
5 17 (14.53%) J2EE Developer
5 17 (14.53%) Java Applications Developer
5 17 (14.53%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 17 (14.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 17 (14.53%) Web Applications Developer
6 15 (12.82%) Tester
7 10 (8.55%) QA Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
8 9 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
9 8 (6.84%) Developer in Test
9 8 (6.84%) Software Analyst
9 8 (6.84%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.51%) Spring
2 19 (16.24%) CSS
2 19 (16.24%) HTML
2 19 (16.24%) J2EE
2 19 (16.24%) XML
3 18 (15.38%) Apache Camel
3 18 (15.38%) jQuery
3 18 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (11.11%) SOAP
5 7 (5.98%) .NET
6 5 (4.27%) Hibernate
6 5 (4.27%) RESTful
6 5 (4.27%) WPF
6 5 (4.27%) X-Windows
7 4 (3.42%) Web Services
8 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.71%) Ehcache
8 2 (1.71%) Java Concurrency
8 2 (1.71%) Node.js
8 2 (1.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.27%) Algorithms
2 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.27%) Replication
2 5 (4.27%) Virtual Team
3 4 (3.42%) User Experience
4 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.82%) Linux
2 10 (8.55%) Windows
3 5 (4.27%) Mac OS X
3 5 (4.27%) Unix
4 2 (1.71%) Android
4 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (60.68%) Test Automation
2 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (35.04%) Test Scripting
4 38 (32.48%) Software Testing
5 31 (26.50%) Test Strategy
6 27 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 26 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 24 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (19.66%) Manual Testing
10 20 (17.09%) Exploratory Testing
10 20 (17.09%) Software Engineering
11 19 (16.24%) Load Testing
11 19 (16.24%) Performance Testing
11 19 (16.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (15.38%) Dependency Management
13 17 (14.53%) Functional Testing
13 17 (14.53%) Web Application Development
14 16 (13.68%) Scrum
14 16 (13.68%) SDLC
14 16 (13.68%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.90%) SQL
2 35 (29.91%) Java
3 25 (21.37%) C#
4 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.55%) Python
6 7 (5.98%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.27%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.27%) Java 8
7 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.71%) Perl
8 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (16.24%) ISTQB
2 11 (9.40%) ISEB
3 8 (6.84%) Degree
4 5 (4.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.85%) HNC
6 1 (0.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (48.72%) QA
2 5 (4.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.98%) SAP
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe
3 1 (0.85%) EMC
3 1 (0.85%) HP
3 1 (0.85%) hybris
3 1 (0.85%) Kony
3 1 (0.85%) Perforce