Period
to 16 January 2018

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

Regression Testing
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 169 187
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18 0
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 30 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.68% 1.09% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.24% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 38
Hertfordshire median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,500 £32,125
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £59,750
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,777 3,886 4,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 85.03% 88.40% 86.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,191 3,208 3,549
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
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 Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 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
Borehamwood - 14 £36,500 -
Watford -3 5 £43,500 +24.29% 1
Stevenage +7 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead -12 1 £29,000 -42.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City -13 1 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Tring - 1 £47,500 - 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 25 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 15 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 15 (50.00%) Retail
3 15 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 15 (50.00%) Spring
4 14 (46.67%) JSON
4 14 (46.67%) Stress Testing
4 14 (46.67%) JBoss Seam
4 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
4 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (46.67%) DevOps
4 14 (46.67%) OO
4 14 (46.67%) JBoss
4 14 (46.67%) Oracle Forms
4 14 (46.67%) CSS
4 14 (46.67%) XHTML
4 14 (46.67%) CRM
4 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 14 (46.67%) J2EE
4 14 (46.67%) MySQL
4 14 (46.67%) Oracle
4 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (46.67%) Struts
4 14 (46.67%) Web Services
4 14 (46.67%) XML
4 14 (46.67%) XSLT
4 14 (46.67%) Oracle EBS

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 15 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (46.67%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) TETRA
2 2 (6.67%) 4G
2 2 (6.67%) 5G
2 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.67%) LTE
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
2 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) MySQL
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (23.33%) JIRA
3 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (16.67%) Redmine
3 5 (16.67%) Selenium
4 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (6.67%) NeoLoad
7 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.33%) JMeter
7 1 (3.33%) JUnit
7 1 (3.33%) Maven
7 1 (3.33%) WATIR
General
1 15 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 15 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Analyst
2 15 (50.00%) Software Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Development Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Development Support Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Senior Development Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Software Development Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Software Support Analyst
3 14 (46.67%) Support Analyst
4 7 (23.33%) Test Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Tester
6 2 (6.67%) GUI Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Mac Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 15 (50.00%) Spring
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
2 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 14 (46.67%) J2EE
2 14 (46.67%) JBoss Seam
2 14 (46.67%) JSON
2 14 (46.67%) Struts
2 14 (46.67%) Web Services
2 14 (46.67%) XHTML
2 14 (46.67%) XML
2 14 (46.67%) XSLT
3 5 (16.67%) WebRTC
4 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 14 (46.67%) CRM
2 14 (46.67%) DevOps
2 14 (46.67%) Multithreading
2 14 (46.67%) OO
2 14 (46.67%) Stress Testing
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) C
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
1 7 (23.33%) ISEB
2 5 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PhD
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.33%) HNC
4 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Intel
3 1 (3.33%) EMC