Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 230 265
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35 -43
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 129 143 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.06% 1.09% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.23% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 103 112 107
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £39,750 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.66% -8.62% +4.82%
10th Percentile £28,300 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £93,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.50%

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 10699 11661 13281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.06% 88.55% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8689 9618 10915
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +2 63 £50,000 +45.14% 2
Hertfordshire -12 34 £36,500 -2.67% 3
Essex +2 15 £60,000 -31.43% 1
Norfolk +18 7 £47,500 -
Suffolk +6 5 £32,500 +14.04%
East Anglia - 5 - -
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 92 (71.32%) Test Automation
2 52 (40.31%) Java
3 44 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (31.78%) Software Engineering
5 38 (29.46%) Exploratory Testing
6 37 (28.68%) Degree
7 36 (27.91%) HTML
7 36 (27.91%) CSS
8 34 (26.36%) SQL Server
9 33 (25.58%) C#
10 32 (24.81%) SQL
11 30 (23.26%) OO
11 30 (23.26%) User Stories
12 28 (21.71%) Spring
13 27 (20.93%) JBoss
13 27 (20.93%) XML
13 27 (20.93%) MySQL
13 27 (20.93%) QA
14 26 (20.16%) DevOps
14 26 (20.16%) Web Services
15 25 (19.38%) Python
15 25 (19.38%) Finance
15 25 (19.38%) Selenium
16 24 (18.60%) J2EE
17 23 (17.83%) CRM
17 23 (17.83%) Computer Science
17 23 (17.83%) Stress Testing
18 22 (17.05%) Unit Testing
18 22 (17.05%) Hibernate
18 22 (17.05%) Retail

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 27 (20.93%) JBoss
2 22 (17.05%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.65%) Apache
3 6 (4.65%) Apache Solr
3 6 (4.65%) WildFly
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (16.28%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.33%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.33%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) Wireless
2 5 (3.88%) TETRA
3 3 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.55%) 4G
4 2 (1.55%) 5G
4 2 (1.55%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.55%) LTE
4 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.78%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.93%) MySQL
3 6 (4.65%) Big Data
4 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) GIS
Development Applications
1 25 (19.38%) Selenium
2 21 (16.28%) Oracle Forms
3 20 (15.50%) NUnit
4 17 (13.18%) JIRA
5 12 (9.30%) WebDriver
6 11 (8.53%) Git (software)
6 11 (8.53%) Visual Studio
7 8 (6.20%) Cucumber
7 8 (6.20%) JUnit
7 8 (6.20%) SpecFlow
8 7 (5.43%) Maven
8 7 (5.43%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (4.65%) HttpUnit
9 6 (4.65%) Subversion
9 6 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.88%) Redmine
11 4 (3.10%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.33%) Moq
12 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 22 (17.05%) Retail
3 21 (16.28%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.88%) Banking
4 5 (3.88%) Publishing
5 4 (3.10%) Electronics
6 2 (1.55%) Automotive
6 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (23.26%) Analyst
2 29 (22.48%) Test Engineer
3 28 (21.71%) Developer
4 25 (19.38%) Tester
5 23 (17.83%) Support Analyst
6 22 (17.05%) Software Analyst
7 21 (16.28%) Development Analyst
7 21 (16.28%) Development Support Analyst
7 21 (16.28%) Senior Analyst
7 21 (16.28%) Senior Development Analyst
7 21 (16.28%) Senior Support Analyst
7 21 (16.28%) Software Development Analyst
7 21 (16.28%) Software Support Analyst
8 19 (14.73%) Developer in Test
9 9 (6.98%) Embedded Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.43%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.91%) CSS
1 36 (27.91%) HTML
2 28 (21.71%) Spring
3 27 (20.93%) XML
4 26 (20.16%) Web Services
5 24 (18.60%) J2EE
6 22 (17.05%) Hibernate
7 21 (16.28%) JBoss Seam
7 21 (16.28%) JSON
7 21 (16.28%) Struts
7 21 (16.28%) XHTML
7 21 (16.28%) XSLT
8 12 (9.30%) .NET
9 9 (6.98%) SOAP
10 8 (6.20%) jQuery
10 8 (6.20%) WPF
11 6 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (3.88%) Gherkin
12 5 (3.88%) REST
12 5 (3.88%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.53%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.43%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.43%) User Experience
4 6 (4.65%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.88%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.78%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.53%) Android
1 11 (8.53%) Linux
2 10 (7.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.33%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (71.32%) Test Automation
2 44 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (31.78%) Software Engineering
4 38 (29.46%) Exploratory Testing
5 30 (23.26%) OO
5 30 (23.26%) User Stories
6 26 (20.16%) DevOps
7 23 (17.83%) CRM
7 23 (17.83%) Stress Testing
8 22 (17.05%) Unit Testing
9 21 (16.28%) Multithreading
10 20 (15.50%) Manual Testing
11 19 (14.73%) Code Coverage
11 19 (14.73%) Performance Testing
12 18 (13.95%) Mathematics
12 18 (13.95%) Test Strategy
13 17 (13.18%) Software Testing
14 15 (11.63%) Test Scripting
15 13 (10.08%) Financial Modelling
16 12 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.31%) Java
2 33 (25.58%) C#
3 32 (24.81%) SQL
4 25 (19.38%) Python
5 14 (10.85%) C
6 11 (8.53%) JavaScript
7 10 (7.75%) C++
8 8 (6.20%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.55%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (28.68%) Degree
2 15 (11.63%) ISEB
3 7 (5.43%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.43%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (3.88%) HND
4 5 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.10%) HNC
6 2 (1.55%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.55%) PhD
7 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.93%) QA
2 4 (3.10%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Docker
1 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (17.05%) Oracle
2 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.10%) SAP
3 4 (3.10%) TOWER Software
4 3 (2.33%) VMware
5 2 (1.55%) Intel
5 2 (1.55%) Terracotta
6 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.78%) Huawei
6 1 (0.78%) IBM