Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 191 211
Rank change year-on-year -21 +20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 60 63 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.87% 1.01% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.16% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 62 42 62
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £39,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.20% +20.77% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £27,275
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £47,375
South East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -2.60%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,004 5,414 6,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 86.56% 86.86% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5,102 4,549 5,222
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Hampshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Hampshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Hampshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Southampton +5 38 £32,000 +3.23% 4
Eastleigh +7 7 £33,500 -34.31% 4
Farnborough -3 3 £65,000 +33.33% 1
Andover -3 2 £38,750 -35.42%
Fareham -26 2 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Winchester -11 1 - - 1
Waterlooville - 1 £26,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £50,000 - 5
Regression Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 40 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 37 (61.67%) Performance Testing
2 37 (61.67%) Test Automation
3 35 (58.33%) SQL
4 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (53.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 30 (50.00%) C#
5 30 (50.00%) Selenium
6 27 (45.00%) Test Scripting
6 27 (45.00%) ISEB
6 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 26 (43.33%) Scrum
7 26 (43.33%) T-SQL
8 25 (41.67%) BDD
8 25 (41.67%) SDLC
9 24 (40.00%) Windows
9 24 (40.00%) TDD
10 21 (35.00%) Retail
11 20 (33.33%) Back Office
11 20 (33.33%) SoapUI
11 20 (33.33%) Test Planning
12 8 (13.33%) QA
13 7 (11.67%) .NET
13 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
14 6 (10.00%) Oracle
14 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
14 6 (10.00%) Java
14 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (10.00%) Cucumber

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.67%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 30 (50.00%) Selenium
2 20 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 6 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.67%) JIRA
5 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.33%) Mocha
7 1 (1.67%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.67%) JUnit
7 1 (1.67%) TestNG
General
1 21 (35.00%) Retail
2 20 (33.33%) Back Office
3 4 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 34 (56.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 9 (15.00%) Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Developer
5 4 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
5 4 (6.67%) QA Tester
5 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Tester
6 3 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
7 2 (3.33%) QA Automation Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Ruby Automation Tester
7 2 (3.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.33%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) .NET Core
2 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Core
2 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (6.67%) React
3 2 (3.33%) RESTful
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) CGI
4 1 (1.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) XHTML
4 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.33%) Fintech
2 2 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.67%) EPoS
3 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 37 (61.67%) Performance Testing
2 37 (61.67%) Test Automation
3 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (53.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 27 (45.00%) Test Scripting
5 26 (43.33%) Scrum
6 25 (41.67%) BDD
6 25 (41.67%) SDLC
7 24 (40.00%) TDD
8 20 (33.33%) Test Planning
9 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (8.33%) API Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Business Continuity
10 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
11 4 (6.67%) MVC
11 4 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (58.33%) SQL
2 30 (50.00%) C#
3 26 (43.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.00%) Java
6 5 (8.33%) Ruby
7 4 (6.67%) Python
8 1 (1.67%) C
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) ISEB
2 5 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) EMC
3 1 (1.67%) SAP