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

Regression Testing
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 135 117
Rank change year-on-year -1 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 22 27 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.87% 0.92% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.01% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 60
Median salary £31,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2355 2678 3003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 93.05% 91.31% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 2191 2352
Median salary £47,000 £43,596 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.80% +1.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Leeds

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Leeds

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

1 42 (62.69%) Test Automation
2 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (56.72%) Selenium
4 34 (50.75%) Test Management
5 33 (49.25%) QA
5 33 (49.25%) Java
5 33 (49.25%) SQL
6 32 (47.76%) Scrum
6 32 (47.76%) Functional Testing
6 32 (47.76%) Defect Tracking
7 29 (43.28%) Test Strategy
7 29 (43.28%) Software Testing
8 27 (40.30%) Oracle
9 26 (38.81%) Waterfall
9 26 (38.81%) Software Delivery
10 22 (32.84%) Test Scripting
11 21 (31.34%) Cucumber
11 21 (31.34%) ISEB
11 21 (31.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 20 (29.85%) Relational Database
12 20 (29.85%) Kanban
12 20 (29.85%) ISTQB
13 19 (28.36%) Logistics
14 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
14 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
15 14 (20.90%) JMeter
15 14 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (19.40%) Stress Testing
17 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
18 11 (16.42%) E-Commerce

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (14.93%) Apache
1 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.46%) ATG Dynamo
3 5 (7.46%) iPlanet
3 5 (7.46%) JBoss
3 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) Relational Database
2 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) DB2
3 5 (7.46%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (56.72%) Selenium
2 21 (31.34%) Cucumber
3 14 (20.90%) JMeter
4 10 (14.93%) JUnit
5 8 (11.94%) SoapUI
6 6 (8.96%) JIRA
6 6 (8.96%) LoadRunner
6 6 (8.96%) Zephyr
7 4 (5.97%) SpecFlow
7 4 (5.97%) TestComplete
7 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.97%) YouTrack
8 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.49%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.49%) Subversion
9 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (4.48%) Retail
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Test Engineer
2 17 (25.37%) Tester
3 14 (20.90%) Senior Test Engineer
4 11 (16.42%) Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Manual Tester
6 9 (13.43%) Analyst
7 8 (11.94%) Test Analyst
8 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Consultant
9 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Test Automation Consultant
9 6 (8.96%) Test Consultant
10 5 (7.46%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
10 5 (7.46%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (7.46%) WebSphere Developer
11 4 (5.97%) Agile Tester
12 3 (4.48%) Automation Tester
12 3 (4.48%) Java E-Commerce Developer
12 3 (4.48%) Senior WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) J2EE
2 8 (11.94%) SOAP
3 7 (10.45%) Ajax
3 7 (10.45%) REST
4 6 (8.96%) HTML
4 6 (8.96%) XML
5 4 (5.97%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.99%) Web Services
7 1 (1.49%) .NET
7 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.49%) CSS
7 1 (1.49%) CSS3
7 1 (1.49%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.49%) HTML5
7 1 (1.49%) JSP
7 1 (1.49%) Servlets
7 1 (1.49%) Spring
7 1 (1.49%) XSD
7 1 (1.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (62.69%) Test Automation
2 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (50.75%) Test Management
4 32 (47.76%) Defect Tracking
4 32 (47.76%) Functional Testing
4 32 (47.76%) Scrum
5 29 (43.28%) Software Testing
5 29 (43.28%) Test Strategy
6 26 (38.81%) Software Delivery
6 26 (38.81%) Waterfall
7 22 (32.84%) Test Scripting
8 20 (29.85%) Kanban
9 19 (28.36%) Logistics
10 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
11 14 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (19.40%) Stress Testing
13 11 (16.42%) E-Commerce
14 10 (14.93%) Manual Testing
15 9 (13.43%) System Testing
16 8 (11.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) Java
1 33 (49.25%) SQL
2 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.94%) C#
4 4 (5.97%) VBScript
5 1 (1.49%) F#
5 1 (1.49%) Groovy
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
5 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) ISEB
1 21 (31.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 20 (29.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (49.25%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (40.30%) Oracle
2 10 (14.93%) ATG
2 10 (14.93%) IBM
3 5 (7.46%) BEA
3 5 (7.46%) hybris
4 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.99%) Telerik
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