Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 398 434
Rank change year-on-year -13 +36 -7
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 480 525 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.75% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.82% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 399 415 449
London median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +21.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £75,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +7.59% -7.06%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 63,358 63,960 74,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.55% 91.60% 91.24%
Number of salaries quoted 51,065 52,364 63,982
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,250 £34,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in London

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in London

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in London over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in London

Regression Testing
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the London region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Central London -57 85 £50,000 -20.00% 21
West London +13 41 £45,000 -21.74% 6
South London +7 24 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East London +28 23 £41,000 - 1
North London 0 6 £62,500 -37.50% 2
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Regression Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 347 (72.29%) Test Automation
2 293 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (55.42%) QA
4 203 (42.29%) Selenium
5 201 (41.88%) SQL
6 162 (33.75%) Finance
7 161 (33.54%) Java
8 145 (30.21%) JIRA
9 113 (23.54%) Test Scripting
9 113 (23.54%) Cucumber
10 110 (22.92%) Manual Testing
11 108 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 108 (22.50%) Scrum
12 99 (20.63%) WebDriver
12 99 (20.63%) SDLC
13 92 (19.17%) C#
14 84 (17.50%) Scenario Testing
15 80 (16.67%) Jenkins
16 79 (16.46%) JavaScript
17 76 (15.83%) BDD
18 73 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
19 72 (15.00%) Performance Testing
20 71 (14.79%) Software Testing
21 70 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
21 70 (14.58%) Test Strategy
22 69 (14.38%) .NET
22 69 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
23 68 (14.17%) Degree
23 68 (14.17%) TDD
23 68 (14.17%) HTML

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 47 (9.79%) Confluence
2 5 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.42%) IIS
5 1 (0.21%) Apache
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.21%) CMS
5 1 (0.21%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.21%) Mule
5 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.96%) SAP Hybris
2 12 (2.50%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.83%) Endur
3 4 (0.83%) Findur
4 2 (0.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.42%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.42%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Magento
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.88%) SaaS
4 5 (1.04%) Slack
5 4 (0.83%) Trello
6 3 (0.63%) BrowserStack
6 3 (0.63%) GitHub
6 3 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.42%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.42%) PaaS
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.21%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.33%) HTTP
2 10 (2.08%) Internet
3 4 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.63%) FIX Connectivity
5 2 (0.42%) DAB
5 2 (0.42%) FTP
6 1 (0.21%) 3G
6 1 (0.21%) 4G
6 1 (0.21%) AMQP
6 1 (0.21%) Broadband
6 1 (0.21%) Firewall
6 1 (0.21%) GPRS
6 1 (0.21%) GSM
6 1 (0.21%) LTE
6 1 (0.21%) MQTT
6 1 (0.21%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 54 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (6.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.79%) Big Data
6 19 (3.96%) MySQL
6 19 (3.96%) RDBMS
6 19 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (3.33%) DB2
8 12 (2.50%) Power BI
9 11 (2.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 11 (2.29%) Hadoop
9 11 (2.29%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.67%) Apache Hive
10 8 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (1.67%) HBase
10 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.25%) QlikView
12 5 (1.04%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.83%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 203 (42.29%) Selenium
2 145 (30.21%) JIRA
3 113 (23.54%) Cucumber
4 99 (20.63%) WebDriver
5 80 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 42 (8.75%) SoapUI
7 39 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 38 (7.92%) Git (software)
8 38 (7.92%) JMeter
9 34 (7.08%) JUnit
9 34 (7.08%) TestRail
10 33 (6.88%) Appium
11 31 (6.46%) SpecFlow
12 30 (6.25%) HP UFT
12 30 (6.25%) LoadRunner
13 26 (5.42%) FitNesse
14 25 (5.21%) NeoLoad
15 24 (5.00%) Visual Studio
16 18 (3.75%) Gatling
17 15 (3.13%) SonarQube
General
1 162 (33.75%) Finance
2 41 (8.54%) Banking
3 26 (5.42%) Investment Banking
4 23 (4.79%) Retail
5 21 (4.38%) Games
6 18 (3.75%) Financial Institution
7 16 (3.33%) Advertising
8 10 (2.08%) Front Office
9 9 (1.88%) Legal
9 9 (1.88%) Publishing
10 8 (1.67%) Law
10 8 (1.67%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.25%) Marketing
11 6 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.83%) Back Office
12 4 (0.83%) Billing
13 3 (0.63%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.42%) French Language
14 2 (0.42%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.42%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 149 (31.04%) Analyst
2 105 (21.88%) Test Analyst
3 77 (16.04%) Tester
4 69 (14.38%) Developer
5 65 (13.54%) QA Engineer
6 45 (9.38%) QA Analyst
7 41 (8.54%) Test Engineer
8 39 (8.13%) Automation Tester
9 35 (7.29%) QA Tester
10 34 (7.08%) Test Manager
11 32 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
12 27 (5.63%) QA Automation Tester
13 26 (5.42%) Java Developer
13 26 (5.42%) QA Automation Engineer
14 25 (5.21%) Selenium Automation Tester
14 25 (5.21%) Selenium Tester
15 24 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
16 22 (4.58%) Junior
16 22 (4.58%) Test Leader
17 21 (4.38%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (14.38%) .NET
2 68 (14.17%) HTML
3 42 (8.75%) RESTful
4 38 (7.92%) Web Services
5 34 (7.08%) CSS
5 34 (7.08%) SOAP
6 27 (5.63%) REST
6 27 (5.63%) XML
7 20 (4.17%) JDBC
8 15 (3.13%) AngularJS
9 13 (2.71%) .NET Framework
10 12 (2.50%) jQuery
10 12 (2.50%) JSON
11 10 (2.08%) Node.js
12 9 (1.88%) Middleware
13 7 (1.46%) HTML5
13 7 (1.46%) Kafka
13 7 (1.46%) Spring
14 6 (1.25%) Gherkin
15 5 (1.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 73 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (12.08%) Mobile App
3 41 (8.54%) Fintech
4 34 (7.08%) Computer Science
5 29 (6.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 26 (5.42%) Derivative
6 26 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (5.21%) Fixed Income
8 20 (4.17%) Equities
9 18 (3.75%) Hedge funds
10 16 (3.33%) Management Information System
11 13 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (2.50%) Data Structures
13 10 (2.08%) User Experience
14 8 (1.67%) Algorithms
15 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
15 7 (1.46%) Cyberthreat
16 6 (1.25%) Virtual Team
17 5 (1.04%) CMDB
17 5 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.92%) Linux
2 33 (6.88%) Apple iOS
3 30 (6.25%) Android
4 25 (5.21%) Windows
5 10 (2.08%) Unix
6 2 (0.42%) Solaris
6 2 (0.42%) SUSE
7 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (72.29%) Test Automation
2 293 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (23.54%) Test Scripting
4 110 (22.92%) Manual Testing
5 108 (22.50%) Scrum
5 108 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 99 (20.63%) SDLC
7 84 (17.50%) Scenario Testing
8 76 (15.83%) BDD
9 72 (15.00%) Performance Testing
10 71 (14.79%) Software Testing
11 70 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
11 70 (14.58%) Test Strategy
12 69 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
13 68 (14.17%) TDD
14 61 (12.71%) DevOps
14 61 (12.71%) Test Management
15 60 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
16 59 (12.29%) Integration Testing
17 58 (12.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 201 (41.88%) SQL
2 161 (33.54%) Java
3 92 (19.17%) C#
4 79 (16.46%) JavaScript
5 47 (9.79%) Python
6 25 (5.21%) C++
7 24 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.08%) PHP
9 8 (1.67%) C
9 8 (1.67%) Groovy
10 7 (1.46%) Ruby
10 7 (1.46%) Scala
11 6 (1.25%) R
12 5 (1.04%) Java 8
12 5 (1.04%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.04%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.83%) ES6
14 3 (0.63%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.63%) Perl
14 3 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 68 (14.17%) Degree
2 63 (13.13%) ISEB
3 61 (12.71%) ISTQB
4 28 (5.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (4.58%) Security Cleared
6 15 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (1.88%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (1.04%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.83%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 4 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 4 (0.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (0.83%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 3 (0.63%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.63%) PhD
10 3 (0.63%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.42%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.21%) OCP
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (55.42%) QA
2 14 (2.92%) SLA
3 5 (1.04%) MiFID
4 4 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.63%) PSD2
6 2 (0.42%) HL7
6 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) GCP
7 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (2.08%) Docker
2 4 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (2.50%) Automic
2 12 (2.50%) Dollar Universe
3 7 (1.46%) HP Fortify
3 7 (1.46%) Oozie
4 5 (1.04%) HP ALM
4 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.04%) Puppet
5 4 (0.83%) Ansible
5 4 (0.83%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.63%) CloudHub
6 3 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.25%) SAP
3 20 (4.17%) Oracle
4 19 (3.96%) hybris
5 16 (3.33%) HP
6 13 (2.71%) Capita
7 12 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (1.88%) IBM
8 9 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.46%) WorldPay
10 4 (0.83%) Apple
10 4 (0.83%) CA
10 4 (0.83%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (0.83%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.83%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.83%) Google
10 4 (0.83%) Micro Focus
10 4 (0.83%) OpenLink
10 4 (0.83%) Tableau
11 3 (0.63%) Sybase