The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 60 74
Rank change year-on-year +5 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 8 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.54% 1.97% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.28% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £27,500 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.59%  
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 452 613 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 87.26% 86.34% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 2002 2613
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,125 £28,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,250 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Leicestershire

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) QA
2 14 (82.35%) Selenium
2 14 (82.35%) Test Automation
2 14 (82.35%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 14 (82.35%) Virtual Team
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Middleware
3 3 (17.65%) DB2
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Selenium
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
1 14 (82.35%) Test Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Virtual Team
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 14 (82.35%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft