Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 180 185
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 48 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.12% 0.88% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.01% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 40
Hertfordshire median annual salary £36,500 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.35% -12.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,750 £25,600
90th Percentile £63,250 £50,000 £53,150
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -15.73% +11.25%

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 3756 4168 4637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.70% 86.91% 84.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3142 3375 3680
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 23 July 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 6 months to 23 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
Watford -4 22 £45,000 +25.00%
Borehamwood - 9 £36,500 -
Letchworth - 6 £32,500 -
Stevenage +15 2 £32,000 -1.54% 1
Royston +7 2 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +4 2 £28,500 -
Regression Testing
East of England

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

1 44 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 37 (77.08%) Java
3 33 (68.75%) Selenium
4 28 (58.33%) Tomcat
5 26 (54.17%) JIRA
5 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (52.08%) QA
7 23 (47.92%) WebDriver
8 22 (45.83%) Spring
8 22 (45.83%) Hibernate
8 22 (45.83%) Test Strategy
9 21 (43.75%) Finance
9 21 (43.75%) Oracle
10 19 (39.58%) Scrum
10 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
11 18 (37.50%) BDD
12 17 (35.42%) Linux
12 17 (35.42%) Software Testing
13 16 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
15 14 (29.17%) Kanban
15 14 (29.17%) Maven
15 14 (29.17%) TDD
15 14 (29.17%) SoapUI
16 13 (27.08%) Gherkin
16 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
16 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (27.08%) System Integration Testing
16 13 (27.08%) Atlassian
16 13 (27.08%) 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 28 (58.33%) Tomcat
2 13 (27.08%) Confluence
3 9 (18.75%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.42%) SaaS
4 4 (8.33%) IaaS
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (68.75%) Selenium
2 26 (54.17%) JIRA
3 23 (47.92%) WebDriver
4 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
5 14 (29.17%) Maven
5 14 (29.17%) SoapUI
6 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
6 13 (27.08%) JUnit
7 11 (22.92%) JBehave
8 9 (18.75%) HP UFT
8 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
8 9 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (16.67%) JMeter
10 6 (12.50%) LoadRunner
11 5 (10.42%) Ant
11 5 (10.42%) Eclipse
11 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
12 4 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (8.33%) FitNesse
12 4 (8.33%) Moq
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 9 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Software Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Tester
5 9 (18.75%) Development Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Development Support Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Development Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Senior Support Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Software Development Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Software Support Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Support Analyst
6 8 (16.67%) QA Tester
6 8 (16.67%) Test Manager
7 7 (14.58%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) Release Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
9 4 (8.33%) Automation Tester
9 4 (8.33%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) Hibernate
1 22 (45.83%) Spring
2 13 (27.08%) Gherkin
2 13 (27.08%) RESTful
3 9 (18.75%) CSS
3 9 (18.75%) HTML
3 9 (18.75%) J2EE
3 9 (18.75%) JBoss Seam
3 9 (18.75%) JSON
3 9 (18.75%) Struts
3 9 (18.75%) Web Services
3 9 (18.75%) XHTML
3 9 (18.75%) XML
3 9 (18.75%) XSLT
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Fintech
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) Windows
3 11 (22.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) Test Strategy
4 19 (39.58%) Scrum
5 18 (37.50%) BDD
6 17 (35.42%) Software Testing
7 16 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (29.17%) Kanban
8 14 (29.17%) TDD
9 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (27.08%) Integration Testing
9 13 (27.08%) System Integration Testing
9 13 (27.08%) Test Scripting
10 11 (22.92%) ATDD
10 11 (22.92%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (22.92%) Open Source
11 10 (20.83%) DevOps
12 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
12 9 (18.75%) OO
12 9 (18.75%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) Java
2 8 (16.67%) C#
3 7 (14.58%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) Python
4 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) CSQA
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (52.08%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle
2 13 (27.08%) Atlassian
3 8 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (4.17%) VMware
6 1 (2.08%) Siebel