The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 130 145
Rank change year-on-year +26 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 32 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.48% 0.81% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 0.92% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 19
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -15.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,625 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1930 2273 2104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 89.23% 87.73% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1837 1637
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Hertfordshire

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +8 21 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Letchworth - 4 £32,500 - 2
Royston +6 2 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £28,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £32,500 -
Regression Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 51 (82.26%) Selenium
2 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (61.29%) Test Automation
4 34 (54.84%) Java
5 32 (51.61%) QA
5 32 (51.61%) JIRA
6 31 (50.00%) Scrum
7 30 (48.39%) Finance
8 27 (43.55%) Test Strategy
9 25 (40.32%) WebDriver
10 22 (35.48%) Test Scripting
10 22 (35.48%) Linux
11 21 (33.87%) Unix
11 21 (33.87%) Git (software)
11 21 (33.87%) BDD
12 20 (32.26%) Cucumber
12 20 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (32.26%) Software Testing
12 20 (32.26%) Tomcat
12 20 (32.26%) C#
13 19 (30.65%) HP UFT
14 18 (29.03%) TDD
14 18 (29.03%) Functional Testing
14 18 (29.03%) Automation Testing
15 17 (27.42%) Maven
15 17 (27.42%) Automated Testing
16 16 (25.81%) Hibernate
16 16 (25.81%) Spring
16 16 (25.81%) Atlassian
16 16 (25.81%) Integration Testing

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 20 (32.26%) Tomcat
2 16 (25.81%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.61%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) IaaS
1 4 (6.45%) SaaS
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 51 (82.26%) Selenium
2 32 (51.61%) JIRA
3 25 (40.32%) WebDriver
4 21 (33.87%) Git (software)
5 20 (32.26%) Cucumber
6 19 (30.65%) HP UFT
7 17 (27.42%) Maven
8 16 (25.81%) JUnit
8 16 (25.81%) SoapUI
9 9 (14.52%) JBehave
10 8 (12.90%) Jenkins
10 8 (12.90%) Ranorex
10 8 (12.90%) SilkTest
11 5 (8.06%) Ant
11 5 (8.06%) Eclipse
11 5 (8.06%) JMeter
12 4 (6.45%) LoadRunner
13 3 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (4.84%) Bugzilla
13 3 (4.84%) FitNesse
General
1 30 (48.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Analyst
1 29 (46.77%) Test Analyst
2 14 (22.58%) Tester
3 12 (19.35%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Automation Tester
4 9 (14.52%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 9 (14.52%) Selenium Tester
5 8 (12.90%) Regression Tester
5 8 (12.90%) Software Tester
6 7 (11.29%) Test Manager
7 6 (9.68%) QA Tester
7 6 (9.68%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Release Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Regression Test Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) UAT Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) Gherkin
1 16 (25.81%) Hibernate
1 16 (25.81%) RESTful
1 16 (25.81%) Spring
2 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) Fintech
3 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Linux
2 21 (33.87%) Unix
3 10 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (61.29%) Test Automation
3 31 (50.00%) Scrum
4 27 (43.55%) Test Strategy
5 22 (35.48%) Test Scripting
6 21 (33.87%) BDD
7 20 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (32.26%) Software Testing
8 18 (29.03%) Automation Testing
8 18 (29.03%) Functional Testing
8 18 (29.03%) TDD
9 17 (27.42%) Automated Testing
10 16 (25.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (25.81%) Integration Testing
10 16 (25.81%) Kanban
10 16 (25.81%) System Integration Testing
11 14 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (19.35%) Manual Testing
13 9 (14.52%) ATDD
13 9 (14.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) Java
2 20 (32.26%) C#
3 12 (19.35%) Python
3 12 (19.35%) Shell Script
3 12 (19.35%) SQL
4 5 (8.06%) VB
5 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) ISEB
2 6 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.61%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (51.61%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Atlassian
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle
3 9 (14.52%) HP
4 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.61%) Siebel
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
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