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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 196 217
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 67 68 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 1.01% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.15% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 57 55 63
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Regression Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5480 5908 7083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.03% 87.64% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4436 4963 5802
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -7 30 £52,000 +38.66% 3
Hertfordshire -7 19 £36,500 -
Suffolk +2 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Essex -4 7 £45,000 +33.33%
Bedfordshire +16 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £40,000 - 1
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 105 (74.47%) Test Automation
2 83 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (46.81%) Finance
4 55 (39.01%) QA
5 53 (37.59%) Selenium
6 52 (36.88%) Java
7 46 (32.62%) C#
7 46 (32.62%) Software Engineering
8 44 (31.21%) Test Strategy
9 43 (30.50%) SQL
10 42 (29.79%) JIRA
11 35 (24.82%) Microsoft
12 33 (23.40%) Scrum
13 32 (22.70%) Performance Testing
14 30 (21.28%) Test Scripting
15 29 (20.57%) Unit Testing
15 29 (20.57%) Oracle
16 28 (19.86%) User Acceptance Testing
16 28 (19.86%) WebDriver
16 28 (19.86%) Computer Science
17 27 (19.15%) Degree
17 27 (19.15%) Software Testing
17 27 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (19.15%) Exploratory Testing
18 26 (18.44%) User Stories
18 26 (18.44%) SQL Server
18 26 (18.44%) Tomcat
19 25 (17.73%) RESTful
19 25 (17.73%) HP Quality Center
19 25 (17.73%) Git (software)

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 26 (18.44%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.64%) Confluence
3 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (5.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.67%) SAP FI
2 7 (4.96%) SAP BPC
3 6 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.42%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.71%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.55%) SaaS
4 4 (2.84%) IaaS
5 3 (2.13%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.67%) Wireless
2 2 (1.42%) SAN
3 1 (0.71%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.93%) Big Data
3 8 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.96%) SAP BW
4 7 (4.96%) SAP HANA
5 6 (4.26%) MySQL
6 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.71%) MS Access
6 1 (0.71%) OLAP
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 53 (37.59%) Selenium
2 42 (29.79%) JIRA
3 28 (19.86%) WebDriver
4 25 (17.73%) Git (software)
5 22 (15.60%) Cucumber
6 21 (14.89%) NUnit
7 17 (12.06%) Visual Studio
8 16 (11.35%) Maven
9 15 (10.64%) SoapUI
10 14 (9.93%) HP UFT
10 14 (9.93%) JUnit
11 13 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (8.51%) Jenkins
13 11 (7.80%) JBehave
13 11 (7.80%) Rhino Mocks
14 10 (7.09%) TeamCity
15 8 (5.67%) JMeter
16 6 (4.26%) LoadRunner
16 6 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
17 5 (3.55%) Eclipse
General
1 66 (46.81%) Finance
2 6 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.26%) Retail
3 3 (2.13%) Publishing
4 2 (1.42%) Advertising
4 2 (1.42%) Back Office
4 2 (1.42%) Law
4 2 (1.42%) Local Government
4 2 (1.42%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Automotive
5 1 (0.71%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 38 (26.95%) Analyst
2 31 (21.99%) Test Analyst
3 23 (16.31%) Test Engineer
4 21 (14.89%) Developer
5 19 (13.48%) Developer in Test
5 19 (13.48%) Tester
6 13 (9.22%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (8.51%) Test Manager
8 11 (7.80%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.09%) Java Developer
9 10 (7.09%) QA Engineer
9 10 (7.09%) QA Tester
10 9 (6.38%) Automation Test Analyst
10 9 (6.38%) C++ Developer
10 9 (6.38%) C++/C# Developer
10 9 (6.38%) C++/Java Developer
10 9 (6.38%) Test Automation Engineer
10 9 (6.38%) Test Leader
11 8 (5.67%) Embedded Engineer
11 8 (5.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.73%) RESTful
2 21 (14.89%) Spring
3 20 (14.18%) Hibernate
4 17 (12.06%) Gherkin
5 15 (10.64%) Web Services
6 12 (8.51%) .NET
6 12 (8.51%) WPF
7 8 (5.67%) J2EE
7 8 (5.67%) SOAP
8 7 (4.96%) CSS
8 7 (4.96%) HTML
8 7 (4.96%) JMS
9 6 (4.26%) JBoss Seam
9 6 (4.26%) JSON
9 6 (4.26%) Struts
9 6 (4.26%) XHTML
9 6 (4.26%) XML
9 6 (4.26%) XSLT
10 5 (3.55%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.86%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.09%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.96%) e-Learning
5 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.55%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.55%) Life Science
5 5 (3.55%) Thin Client
5 5 (3.55%) User Experience
6 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.13%) iPad
7 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.71%) Fintech
9 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.71%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.60%) Linux
2 16 (11.35%) Windows
3 14 (9.93%) Unix
4 2 (1.42%) Android
4 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (74.47%) Test Automation
2 83 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (32.62%) Software Engineering
4 44 (31.21%) Test Strategy
5 33 (23.40%) Scrum
6 32 (22.70%) Performance Testing
7 30 (21.28%) Test Scripting
8 29 (20.57%) Unit Testing
9 28 (19.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (19.15%) Exploratory Testing
10 27 (19.15%) Software Testing
11 26 (18.44%) User Stories
12 24 (17.02%) Mathematics
13 21 (14.89%) BDD
13 21 (14.89%) Manual Testing
13 21 (14.89%) TDD
14 20 (14.18%) Code Coverage
14 20 (14.18%) Financial Modelling
14 20 (14.18%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (36.88%) Java
2 46 (32.62%) C#
3 43 (30.50%) SQL
4 20 (14.18%) Python
5 11 (7.80%) C
5 11 (7.80%) C++
6 8 (5.67%) Embedded C
6 8 (5.67%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.55%) VB
9 3 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.42%) PHP
11 1 (0.71%) Perl
11 1 (0.71%) Ruby
11 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (19.15%) Degree
2 15 (10.64%) ISEB
3 11 (7.80%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (7.09%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.55%) DBS Check
6 4 (2.84%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) CSQA
8 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (39.01%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (17.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (24.82%) Microsoft
2 29 (20.57%) Oracle
3 14 (9.93%) Atlassian
4 10 (7.09%) HP
5 8 (5.67%) SAP
6 5 (3.55%) TOWER Software
6 5 (3.55%) webMethods
7 4 (2.84%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (2.84%) IBM
8 2 (1.42%) hybris
8 2 (1.42%) Perforce
8 2 (1.42%) VMware
9 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.71%) Cognos
9 1 (0.71%) Siebel
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