Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 242 236
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +39
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 90 125 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.92% 1.03% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.14% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 68 100 112
East of England median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,100 £26,300
90th Percentile £57,750 £63,750 £93,750
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 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 8,875 11,008 11,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.40% 90.90% 90.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6,592 8,925 9,695
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,770
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +14 38 £44,250 -11.50% 6
Essex +14 21 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Hertfordshire +7 18 £36,500 - 3
Suffolk +4 7 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Bedfordshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
Norfolk +16 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 78 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 63 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (45.56%) Java
3 41 (45.56%) Selenium
4 34 (37.78%) ISTQB
5 33 (36.67%) Test Scripting
6 30 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 28 (31.11%) SQL
7 28 (31.11%) Waterfall
8 27 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (28.89%) .NET
10 25 (27.78%) C#
10 25 (27.78%) Test Strategy
10 25 (27.78%) Acceptance Criteria
11 24 (26.67%) SDLC
11 24 (26.67%) QA
11 24 (26.67%) Degree
11 24 (26.67%) ISEB
12 23 (25.56%) AngularJS
13 22 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (24.44%) Computer Science
13 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
13 22 (24.44%) Visual Studio
13 22 (24.44%) Software Testing
13 22 (24.44%) Computer Science Degree
14 21 (23.33%) TDD
14 21 (23.33%) NUnit
14 21 (23.33%) VB
14 21 (23.33%) SpecFlow
14 21 (23.33%) Non-Functional 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 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.11%) JBoss
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.11%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.22%) Endur
3 1 (1.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.22%) GitHub
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.00%) OpenShift
3 8 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.44%) PaaS
5 2 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.22%) SaaS
5 2 (2.22%) Serverless
5 2 (2.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.00%) MySQL
3 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (45.56%) Selenium
2 22 (24.44%) Visual Studio
3 21 (23.33%) NUnit
3 21 (23.33%) SpecFlow
4 19 (21.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (17.78%) MSTest
5 16 (17.78%) Visual Studio Team System
5 16 (17.78%) WatiN
6 15 (16.67%) JIRA
7 14 (15.56%) WebDriver
8 12 (13.33%) Cucumber
8 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
9 10 (11.11%) Maven
10 9 (10.00%) SonarQube
11 7 (7.78%) JUnit
11 7 (7.78%) TeamCity
12 6 (6.67%) TestNG
13 5 (5.56%) Ant
13 5 (5.56%) HP UFT
14 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (4.44%) Retail
2 2 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.11%) Legal
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (37.78%) Analyst
2 30 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 24 (26.67%) Tester
4 23 (25.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 21 (23.33%) Automation Tester
5 21 (23.33%) Test Engineer
6 11 (12.22%) Developer
7 8 (8.89%) QA Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) QA Test Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
9 6 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Senior Tester
10 5 (5.56%) Junior
11 4 (4.44%) Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.44%) QA Leader
11 4 (4.44%) SAP Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.89%) .NET
2 23 (25.56%) AngularJS
3 17 (18.89%) Gherkin
4 10 (11.11%) Spring
5 7 (7.78%) Node.js
6 5 (5.56%) CSS
6 5 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 5 (5.56%) HTML
6 5 (5.56%) REST
6 5 (5.56%) Silverlight
6 5 (5.56%) WPF
7 4 (4.44%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.44%) Spring Cloud
8 3 (3.33%) jQuery
9 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.22%) HTML5
9 2 (2.22%) React
9 2 (2.22%) Underscore.js
9 2 (2.22%) Web Services
9 2 (2.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.56%) Cloud Native
4 4 (4.44%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.44%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.22%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.22%) Replication
6 2 (2.22%) User Experience
7 1 (1.11%) FMCG
7 1 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (86.67%) Test Automation
2 63 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (36.67%) Test Scripting
4 28 (31.11%) Waterfall
5 27 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (27.78%) Acceptance Criteria
6 25 (27.78%) Test Strategy
7 24 (26.67%) SDLC
8 22 (24.44%) Computer Science
8 22 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (24.44%) Software Testing
9 21 (23.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 21 (23.33%) TDD
10 17 (18.89%) BDD
10 17 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (18.89%) Scenario Testing
10 17 (18.89%) Software Delivery
11 16 (17.78%) OO
11 16 (17.78%) Time Management
12 14 (15.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.56%) Java
2 28 (31.11%) SQL
3 25 (27.78%) C#
4 21 (23.33%) VB
5 19 (21.11%) Python
6 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.22%) VBScript
9 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.11%) R
9 1 (1.11%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 34 (37.78%) ISTQB
2 24 (26.67%) Degree
2 24 (26.67%) ISEB
3 22 (24.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 13485
2 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) Ansible
1 9 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (10.00%) Puppet
2 5 (5.56%) HP ALM
3 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.11%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Cognizant
3 11 (12.22%) Oracle
4 8 (8.89%) SAP
5 6 (6.67%) Google
6 5 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (2.22%) OpenLink
7 2 (2.22%) Perforce
7 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.11%) Ariba
8 1 (1.11%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.11%) MuleSoft