Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 91 124
Rank change year-on-year -6 +33 -2
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 13 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.99% 2.23% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 2.53% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 23
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% -5.56% +30.43%
South East median annual salary £35,000 £39,576 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.56% +5.53% -6.25%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1130 1504 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.93% 88.11% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1334 1730
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -3.57%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Kent

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Kent

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Kent

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Chatham -4 10 £32,500 -23.53%
Dartford - 1 - -
Sevenoaks - 1 £53,000 -
Regression Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 12 (92.31%) ISEB
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Test Strategy
3 10 (76.92%) System Integration Testing
3 10 (76.92%) SDLC
3 10 (76.92%) Process Improvement
3 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
3 10 (76.92%) System Testing
4 9 (69.23%) HP UFT
4 9 (69.23%) Integration Testing
4 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (69.23%) HP
4 9 (69.23%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (15.38%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Visualfiles
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Degree

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (7.69%) Visualfiles
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Lead
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Lead
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing Technology
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Test Strategy
3 10 (76.92%) Manual Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Process Improvement
3 10 (76.92%) SDLC
3 10 (76.92%) System Integration Testing
3 10 (76.92%) System Testing
4 9 (69.23%) Integration Testing
4 9 (69.23%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Case Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) HP