Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 399 407 412
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 +35
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 518 514 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.74% 0.74% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.81% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 401 439 523
London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 64,008 63,184 77,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.35% 90.50% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52,543 53,446 65,511
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -52 103 £52,500 +5.00% 17
West London +27 43 £45,000 -5.26% 7
South London +1 12 £50,000 +17.65% 2
East London +2 7 £39,250 -21.50% 4
North London +1 4 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 421 (81.27%) Test Automation
2 330 (63.71%) QA
3 300 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
4 239 (46.14%) Finance
5 230 (44.40%) SQL
6 225 (43.44%) Selenium
7 171 (33.01%) Java
8 153 (29.54%) Test Scripting
9 151 (29.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 136 (26.25%) JIRA
11 126 (24.32%) Cucumber
12 114 (22.01%) JavaScript
13 105 (20.27%) Scenario Testing
14 103 (19.88%) Banking
15 95 (18.34%) SoapUI
16 92 (17.76%) HTML
17 90 (17.37%) .NET
18 89 (17.18%) System Testing
19 88 (16.99%) Manual Testing
20 85 (16.41%) TDD
21 84 (16.22%) SQL Server
22 83 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
23 81 (15.64%) Linux
24 80 (15.44%) Test Strategy
25 79 (15.25%) BDD
25 79 (15.25%) C#
26 78 (15.06%) WebDriver
26 78 (15.06%) Jenkins
27 75 (14.48%) Scrum
28 74 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 43 (8.30%) Confluence
2 10 (1.93%) Apache Spark
3 8 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.35%) CMS
5 6 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.77%) IIS
6 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.58%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.58%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.58%) Mule
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.39%) Apache
8 2 (0.39%) Jetty
8 2 (0.39%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.19%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (4.25%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.74%) Markit EDM
3 8 (1.54%) thinkFolio
4 6 (1.16%) Endur
4 6 (1.16%) Findur
4 6 (1.16%) SAP SD
5 5 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.97%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
6 3 (0.58%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.19%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.93%) GitHub
4 7 (1.35%) SaaS
4 7 (1.35%) Slack
5 6 (1.16%) PaaS
6 5 (0.97%) OpenShift
6 5 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.58%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.39%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.39%) npm
8 2 (0.39%) Trello
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.19%) Force.com
9 1 (0.19%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.60%) HTTP
2 22 (4.25%) Internet
3 8 (1.54%) VoIP
4 7 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (1.35%) HTTPS
4 7 (1.35%) VSAT
5 5 (0.97%) FIX Connectivity
6 4 (0.77%) ATM
7 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.39%) FTP
9 1 (0.19%) 3G
9 1 (0.19%) AMQP
9 1 (0.19%) Broadband
9 1 (0.19%) DHCP
9 1 (0.19%) DNS
9 1 (0.19%) Firewall
9 1 (0.19%) ICMP
9 1 (0.19%) LTE
9 1 (0.19%) MQTT
9 1 (0.19%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.69%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (5.60%) Relational Database
5 22 (4.25%) Big Data
5 22 (4.25%) RDBMS
6 21 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (3.67%) QlikView
8 18 (3.47%) MySQL
9 17 (3.28%) DB2
10 14 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (1.16%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.77%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.77%) Blockchain
12 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.58%) DbVisualizer
13 3 (0.58%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.58%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 225 (43.44%) Selenium
2 136 (26.25%) JIRA
3 126 (24.32%) Cucumber
4 95 (18.34%) SoapUI
5 78 (15.06%) Jenkins
5 78 (15.06%) WebDriver
6 72 (13.90%) HP UFT
7 43 (8.30%) JUnit
8 28 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (4.63%) Git (software)
9 24 (4.63%) SpecFlow
10 23 (4.44%) FitNesse
11 22 (4.25%) Appium
11 22 (4.25%) Hudson
12 20 (3.86%) JMeter
12 20 (3.86%) Zephyr
13 16 (3.09%) Jasmine
14 15 (2.90%) LoadRunner
15 14 (2.70%) Maven
16 12 (2.32%) MSTest
General
1 239 (46.14%) Finance
2 103 (19.88%) Banking
3 35 (6.76%) Investment Banking
4 30 (5.79%) Retail
5 22 (4.25%) Retail Banking
6 14 (2.70%) Front Office
7 12 (2.32%) Games
8 11 (2.12%) Back Office
8 11 (2.12%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.93%) Advertising
10 9 (1.74%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.54%) Marketing
12 7 (1.35%) Legal
13 6 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.58%) Military
14 3 (0.58%) Prime Brokerage
14 3 (0.58%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.58%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.39%) Billing
16 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 156 (30.12%) Analyst
2 122 (23.55%) Test Analyst
3 95 (18.34%) Tester
4 69 (13.32%) QA Engineer
5 64 (12.36%) Developer
6 59 (11.39%) QA Analyst
7 48 (9.27%) Automation Tester
7 48 (9.27%) Test Engineer
8 46 (8.88%) QA Test Analyst
9 44 (8.49%) Automation Test Analyst
10 43 (8.30%) QA Tester
11 40 (7.72%) QA Automation Engineer
11 40 (7.72%) SQL Analyst
12 37 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
13 35 (6.76%) Financial Analyst
13 35 (6.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
14 32 (6.18%) Test Leader
15 30 (5.79%) Banking Analyst
15 30 (5.79%) QA Automation Analyst
15 30 (5.79%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (17.76%) HTML
2 90 (17.37%) .NET
3 68 (13.13%) REST
4 67 (12.93%) Web Services
5 65 (12.55%) SOAP
6 62 (11.97%) RESTful
7 53 (10.23%) CSS
7 53 (10.23%) XML
8 39 (7.53%) RabbitMQ
9 31 (5.98%) Node.js
10 30 (5.79%) WebSphere MQ
11 29 (5.60%) jQuery
12 25 (4.83%) MSMQ
13 21 (4.05%) JSON
14 20 (3.86%) Spring
15 19 (3.67%) XHTML
16 18 (3.47%) React
17 17 (3.28%) Hibernate
18 16 (3.09%) AngularJS
19 14 (2.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.20%) Mobile App
2 49 (9.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 47 (9.07%) Computer Science
4 40 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (6.76%) Fintech
6 30 (5.79%) Derivative
7 21 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (3.28%) Data Structures
8 17 (3.28%) Equities
9 13 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.32%) User Experience
11 9 (1.74%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.54%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.35%) Mainframe
13 7 (1.35%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.16%) CMDB
14 6 (1.16%) Fixed Income
15 5 (0.97%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.97%) Private Cloud
16 4 (0.77%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 81 (15.64%) Linux
2 42 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 41 (7.92%) Android
4 37 (7.14%) Windows
5 20 (3.86%) Unix
6 9 (1.74%) Solaris
7 5 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.97%) SUSE
8 4 (0.77%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (81.27%) Test Automation
2 300 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (29.54%) Test Scripting
4 151 (29.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 105 (20.27%) Scenario Testing
6 89 (17.18%) System Testing
7 88 (16.99%) Manual Testing
8 85 (16.41%) TDD
9 83 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
10 80 (15.44%) Test Strategy
11 79 (15.25%) BDD
12 75 (14.48%) Scrum
13 74 (14.29%) Integration Testing
14 72 (13.90%) SDLC
15 64 (12.36%) Software Testing
16 63 (12.16%) Test Planning
17 61 (11.78%) Functional Testing
18 52 (10.04%) Business Intelligence
19 46 (8.88%) ETL
19 46 (8.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 230 (44.40%) SQL
2 171 (33.01%) Java
3 114 (22.01%) JavaScript
4 79 (15.25%) C#
5 55 (10.62%) Python
6 47 (9.07%) C++
7 24 (4.63%) C
8 22 (4.25%) T-SQL
9 19 (3.67%) Scala
10 17 (3.28%) Ruby
11 16 (3.09%) ES6
11 16 (3.09%) Groovy
12 14 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.32%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.12%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.35%) Perl
16 6 (1.16%) VBScript
17 5 (0.97%) COBOL
17 5 (0.97%) Korn
17 5 (0.97%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 73 (14.09%) ISEB
2 63 (12.16%) Degree
3 60 (11.58%) ISTQB
4 39 (7.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 33 (6.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 29 (5.60%) Security Cleared
7 11 (2.12%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.58%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.39%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (63.71%) QA
2 5 (0.97%) MiFID
3 4 (0.77%) PMO
4 3 (0.58%) PSD2
5 2 (0.39%) COSO
5 2 (0.39%) HL7
6 1 (0.19%) GDPR
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (7.14%) Docker
2 4 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 17 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (2.32%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.35%) Marathon
3 7 (1.35%) Mesos
3 7 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.35%) Puppet
4 4 (0.77%) Ansible
4 4 (0.77%) Terraform
5 3 (0.58%) CloudHub
5 3 (0.58%) HP ALM
5 3 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.19%) Ambari
6 1 (0.19%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.19%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.19%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 74 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.21%) Oracle
3 22 (4.25%) HP
4 18 (3.47%) IBM
5 17 (3.28%) SAP
6 13 (2.51%) Capita
7 12 (2.32%) MicroStrategy
8 8 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.54%) TIBCO
9 7 (1.35%) CA
9 7 (1.35%) CA Agile Central
9 7 (1.35%) Cisco
9 7 (1.35%) Google
9 7 (1.35%) Micro Focus
10 6 (1.16%) OpenLink
10 6 (1.16%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.97%) Caplin
11 5 (0.97%) Solace
12 4 (0.77%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.77%) Talarian