Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 128 142
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 15 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.78% 0.76% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.89% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 5
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% -54.69% +77.78%
10th Percentile £40,500 £26,750 £34,350
90th Percentile £53,500 £38,750 £82,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +12.50%

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1611 1796 2163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 83.82% 84.84% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1414 1685
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,374 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,485
% change year-on-year - +1.16% +4.67%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Regression Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Essex

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Essex

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Essex over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Essex

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Essex region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Chelmsford - 6 £45,000 -
Brentwood +10 3 - -
Basildon +14 1 - -
Colchester - 1 £40,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £50,000 -
Regression Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (40.00%) QA
4 6 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (33.33%) JIRA
6 4 (26.67%) Selenium
6 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (26.67%) IBM
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 3 (20.00%) Coaching
7 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Workflow
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Test Management
8 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Time Management
8 2 (13.33%) VisionPLUS

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
3 2 (13.33%) UAT Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) D3.js
1 1 (6.67%) Dropwizard
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (40.00%) Test Planning
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (20.00%) Coaching
7 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Test Management
8 2 (13.33%) Time Management
8 2 (13.33%) Workflow
9 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) SAP