Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 90 141
Rank change year-on-year -3 +51 -11
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 22 40 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.60% 2.09% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.33% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 4
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £87,500 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.86% +22.81% -1.72%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £93,750 £115,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,152 1,718 2,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 83.54% 89.71% 86.06%
Number of salaries quoted 968 1,291 1,652
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,500 £69,950
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% -

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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
Brentwood +3 3 - - 1
Colchester - 3 £62,500 -
Harlow - 2 £60,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - - 1
Regression Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 11 (50.00%) Finance
1 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) SAP
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) ERP
3 8 (36.36%) SLA
3 8 (36.36%) Selenium
3 8 (36.36%) Release Management
3 8 (36.36%) JIRA
3 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 8 (36.36%) Process Improvement
4 7 (31.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (31.82%) SAP CO
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) SAP FI
5 6 (27.27%) QA
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) TDD
6 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
6 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
6 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
6 5 (22.73%) Banking
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (22.73%) SDLC

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:

Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) SAP CO
1 7 (31.82%) SAP FI
1 7 (31.82%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) JIRA
1 8 (36.36%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
2 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
3 3 (13.64%) MSTest
4 2 (9.09%) JMeter
4 2 (9.09%) Mercurial
4 2 (9.09%) Moq
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) SAP Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) SAP FI Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) QA Leader
3 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) SAP CO Support
4 5 (22.73%) SAP FI/CO Support
4 5 (22.73%) SAP Support
4 5 (22.73%) SAP Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Tester
5 3 (13.64%) UAT Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Testing Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Android
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (36.36%) ERP
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Process Improvement
2 8 (36.36%) Release Management
2 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 5 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 3 (13.64%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Management
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
2 6 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft