Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 233 221
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 +42
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 102 140 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.92% 1.19% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.33% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85 110 111
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,150 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 9,974 10,552 11,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.77% 90.01% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7,381 8,569 9,727
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,010 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -24 41 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Essex +28 22 £44,000 -7.37% 2
Hertfordshire -19 15 £36,500 - 3
Norfolk +21 13 £50,000 +25.00%
Suffolk +6 9 £58,500 +80.00% 2
Bedfordshire +3 4 £32,500 -
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 76 (74.51%) Test Automation
2 65 (63.73%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (49.02%) QA
3 50 (49.02%) Selenium
4 42 (41.18%) Java
5 40 (39.22%) Test Scripting
6 38 (37.25%) SQL
7 33 (32.35%) Software Testing
8 30 (29.41%) C#
9 29 (28.43%) Test Strategy
10 28 (27.45%) JIRA
11 25 (24.51%) Manual Testing
12 24 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (22.55%) Acceptance Criteria
14 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
15 21 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (19.61%) NUnit
16 20 (19.61%) Python
17 19 (18.63%) .NET
17 19 (18.63%) Non-Functional Testing
18 18 (17.65%) SpecFlow
18 18 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
18 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (17.65%) Time Management
18 18 (17.65%) Spring
18 18 (17.65%) Maven
19 17 (16.67%) Software Engineering
19 17 (16.67%) JavaScript

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 10 (9.80%) JBoss
1 10 (9.80%) WildFly
2 4 (3.92%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.96%) Confluence
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.86%) GitHub
3 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.88%) OpenShift
4 4 (3.92%) PaaS
5 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.96%) SaaS
5 2 (1.96%) Serverless
5 2 (1.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Network Security
2 1 (0.98%) SSH
2 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) MySQL
3 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.94%) Big Data
6 1 (0.98%) DB2
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 50 (49.02%) Selenium
2 28 (27.45%) JIRA
3 21 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (19.61%) NUnit
5 18 (17.65%) Maven
5 18 (17.65%) SpecFlow
5 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
6 15 (14.71%) Git (software)
7 14 (13.73%) JUnit
8 11 (10.78%) Cucumber
8 11 (10.78%) Subversion
8 11 (10.78%) TeamCity
9 10 (9.80%) HttpUnit
9 10 (9.80%) SoapUI
9 10 (9.80%) Visual Studio
10 9 (8.82%) Jenkins
10 9 (8.82%) MSTest
10 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (8.82%) WatiN
11 7 (6.86%) JMeter
General
1 6 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Marketing
3 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) Analyst
2 24 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 22 (21.57%) Tester
4 21 (20.59%) Test Engineer
5 17 (16.67%) Developer
6 13 (12.75%) Automation Tester
7 12 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
8 11 (10.78%) QA Engineer
9 10 (9.80%) Java Developer
10 9 (8.82%) Applications Developer
10 9 (8.82%) J2EE Applications Developer
10 9 (8.82%) J2EE Developer
10 9 (8.82%) Java Applications Developer
10 9 (8.82%) Java Web Applications Developer
10 9 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 9 (8.82%) QA Test Engineer
10 9 (8.82%) Web Applications Developer
11 7 (6.86%) Test Manager
12 5 (4.90%) Senior Tester
13 4 (3.92%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.63%) .NET
2 18 (17.65%) Spring
3 13 (12.75%) CSS
3 13 (12.75%) HTML
4 12 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 11 (10.78%) jQuery
6 10 (9.80%) Apache Camel
6 10 (9.80%) Gherkin
6 10 (9.80%) J2EE
6 10 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (9.80%) XML
7 8 (7.84%) SOAP
8 6 (5.88%) X-Windows
9 5 (4.90%) Node.js
10 4 (3.92%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.92%) Spring Boot
10 4 (3.92%) Spring Cloud
11 2 (1.96%) REST
11 2 (1.96%) RESTful
11 2 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.88%) Replication
3 6 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.90%) User Experience
5 4 (3.92%) Cloud Native
5 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.98%) FMCG
8 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.80%) Linux
2 9 (8.82%) Windows
3 6 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.96%) Android
4 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (74.51%) Test Automation
2 65 (63.73%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (39.22%) Test Scripting
4 33 (32.35%) Software Testing
5 29 (28.43%) Test Strategy
6 25 (24.51%) Manual Testing
7 24 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (22.55%) Acceptance Criteria
9 21 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (18.63%) Non-Functional Testing
11 18 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (17.65%) Time Management
12 17 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 17 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 17 (16.67%) Waterfall
13 16 (15.69%) Exploratory Testing
13 16 (15.69%) Scrum
13 16 (15.69%) TDD
14 15 (14.71%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (41.18%) Java
2 38 (37.25%) SQL
3 30 (29.41%) C#
4 20 (19.61%) Python
5 17 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.82%) VB
7 6 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.90%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.96%) Java 8
9 2 (1.96%) Perl
9 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) ISTQB
2 15 (14.71%) Degree
3 11 (10.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (9.80%) ISEB
5 2 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (49.02%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Docker
1 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) Ansible
1 6 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Cognizant
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle
4 3 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) Google
5 2 (1.96%) Perforce
6 1 (0.98%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.98%) Kony
6 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com