Period
to 18 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 424 390 419
Rank change year-on-year -34 +29 +6
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 423 575 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.64% 0.78% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.83% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 329 376 450
London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £32,450
90th Percentile £75,250 £72,500 £76,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 61,049 68,878 67,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.04% 93.29% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49,239 53,874 58,159
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,519
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 December 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 December 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 +1 78 £47,000 -10.48% 14
South London +11 27 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West London -19 16 £45,000 -8.16% 11
East London +17 13 £41,000 -41.43% 3
North London - 2 £47,500 -
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 302 (71.39%) Test Automation
2 249 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (49.41%) QA
4 187 (44.21%) Selenium
5 171 (40.43%) SQL
6 156 (36.88%) Finance
7 113 (26.71%) JIRA
8 108 (25.53%) Java
9 101 (23.88%) Manual Testing
10 99 (23.40%) Test Scripting
11 96 (22.70%) Scrum
12 90 (21.28%) C#
13 85 (20.09%) TDD
13 85 (20.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 83 (19.62%) BDD
15 81 (19.15%) Test Strategy
16 80 (18.91%) Cucumber
17 77 (18.20%) Scenario Testing
18 71 (16.78%) Software Testing
18 71 (16.78%) JavaScript
19 69 (16.31%) ISEB
19 69 (16.31%) ISTQB
20 66 (15.60%) SDLC
21 65 (15.37%) Test Management
21 65 (15.37%) Jenkins
22 61 (14.42%) Banking
23 60 (14.18%) .NET
24 59 (13.95%) Mobile App
25 58 (13.71%) Functional Testing
25 58 (13.71%) Performance Testing

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 45 (10.64%) Confluence
2 10 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (0.71%) Apache
4 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.47%) Drupal
6 1 (0.24%) CMS
6 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Mingle
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.13%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.42%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.47%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.47%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.24%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.24%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.67%) GitHub
2 23 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.36%) OpenShift
5 9 (2.13%) SaaS
6 6 (1.42%) BrowserStack
7 5 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.95%) BlazeMeter
8 4 (0.95%) PaaS
9 3 (0.71%) Serverless
10 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.24%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.24%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.24%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.18%) Internet
2 4 (0.95%) 3G
2 4 (0.95%) 4G
2 4 (0.95%) GPRS
2 4 (0.95%) GSM
2 4 (0.95%) HTTP
2 4 (0.95%) Intranet
2 4 (0.95%) LTE
2 4 (0.95%) PSTN
3 3 (0.71%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.24%) DHCP
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) LAN
4 1 (0.24%) RTP
4 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.24%) VLAN
4 1 (0.24%) VoIP
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.02%) Big Data
5 16 (3.78%) DB2
6 15 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.31%) MySQL
8 10 (2.36%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.89%) Apache Hive
10 8 (1.89%) Blockchain
11 6 (1.42%) HBase
11 6 (1.42%) OLTP
12 5 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.18%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.95%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 187 (44.21%) Selenium
2 113 (26.71%) JIRA
3 80 (18.91%) Cucumber
4 65 (15.37%) Jenkins
5 57 (13.48%) WebDriver
6 47 (11.11%) SpecFlow
7 37 (8.75%) Git (software)
8 30 (7.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (7.09%) TestRail
9 27 (6.38%) JMeter
9 27 (6.38%) SoapUI
10 26 (6.15%) Visual Studio
11 25 (5.91%) Zephyr
12 24 (5.67%) NUnit
13 23 (5.44%) Appium
14 22 (5.20%) Maven
15 14 (3.31%) LoadRunner
15 14 (3.31%) SonarQube
16 13 (3.07%) HP UFT
17 12 (2.84%) Ant
General
1 156 (36.88%) Finance
2 61 (14.42%) Banking
3 28 (6.62%) Retail
4 14 (3.31%) Retail Finance
5 13 (3.07%) Games
6 10 (2.36%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.36%) Legal
7 7 (1.65%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.65%) Law
8 5 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.18%) Publishing
8 5 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.95%) Electronics
9 4 (0.95%) Marketing
10 3 (0.71%) Advertising
10 3 (0.71%) Back Office
10 3 (0.71%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 139 (32.86%) Analyst
2 104 (24.59%) Developer
3 102 (24.11%) Test Analyst
4 56 (13.24%) Tester
5 46 (10.87%) QA Engineer
6 44 (10.40%) Test Engineer
7 43 (10.17%) Developer in Test
8 35 (8.27%) Java Developer
9 27 (6.38%) QA Analyst
10 22 (5.20%) Java Developer in Test
10 22 (5.20%) Senior Analyst
10 22 (5.20%) Test Leader
11 20 (4.73%) Automation Test Analyst
11 20 (4.73%) C# Developer
11 20 (4.73%) Lead Test Analyst
11 20 (4.73%) Senior Test Analyst
12 18 (4.26%) QA Tester
12 18 (4.26%) Test Automation Engineer
13 17 (4.02%) Test Automation Developer
14 16 (3.78%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.18%) .NET
2 56 (13.24%) HTML
3 47 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 37 (8.75%) Web Services
5 35 (8.27%) CSS
6 33 (7.80%) SOAP
7 27 (6.38%) JSON
8 26 (6.15%) REST
9 24 (5.67%) .NET Framework
10 23 (5.44%) HTML5
11 21 (4.96%) XML
12 20 (4.73%) RESTful
13 15 (3.55%) Gherkin
14 14 (3.31%) Node.js
14 14 (3.31%) Spring
15 12 (2.84%) jQuery
16 10 (2.36%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (2.36%) Razor View Engine
16 10 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.95%) Mobile App
2 49 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (10.64%) Fintech
4 22 (5.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (4.02%) User Experience
6 14 (3.31%) AS400
7 13 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.07%) Equities
8 12 (2.84%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.60%) Fixed Income
10 10 (2.36%) Derivative
10 10 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (1.65%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.42%) Reinsurance
13 5 (1.18%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
14 4 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
14 4 (0.95%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.95%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.33%) Linux
2 24 (5.67%) Windows
3 15 (3.55%) Unix
4 12 (2.84%) Android
5 10 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (71.39%) Test Automation
2 249 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (23.88%) Manual Testing
4 99 (23.40%) Test Scripting
5 96 (22.70%) Scrum
6 85 (20.09%) TDD
6 85 (20.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 83 (19.62%) BDD
8 81 (19.15%) Test Strategy
9 77 (18.20%) Scenario Testing
10 71 (16.78%) Software Testing
11 66 (15.60%) SDLC
12 65 (15.37%) Test Management
13 58 (13.71%) Functional Testing
13 58 (13.71%) Performance Testing
14 54 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (12.53%) Integration Testing
16 49 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
17 41 (9.69%) Microservices
18 40 (9.46%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 171 (40.43%) SQL
2 108 (25.53%) Java
3 90 (21.28%) C#
4 71 (16.78%) JavaScript
5 39 (9.22%) Python
6 23 (5.44%) C++
7 20 (4.73%) T-SQL
8 12 (2.84%) VBScript
9 9 (2.13%) Groovy
9 9 (2.13%) PHP
10 6 (1.42%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.71%) Ruby
12 2 (0.47%) ES6
12 2 (0.47%) Java 8
12 2 (0.47%) XPath
13 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.24%) ES7
13 1 (0.24%) Go
13 1 (0.24%) Scala
13 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 69 (16.31%) ISEB
1 69 (16.31%) ISTQB
2 54 (12.77%) Degree
3 34 (8.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (2.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 5 (1.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.47%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (49.41%) QA
2 10 (2.36%) SLA
3 9 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.95%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.47%) GDPR
6 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (2.60%) Docker
2 4 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.47%) Varnish
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.36%) Ansible
2 10 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.36%) Puppet
3 9 (2.13%) Automic
3 9 (2.13%) Dollar Universe
4 6 (1.42%) Oozie
5 4 (0.95%) AirWatch
5 4 (0.95%) Terraform
6 3 (0.71%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.71%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.24%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.24%) Mesos
Vendors
1 50 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.49%) Oracle
3 14 (3.31%) IBM
4 11 (2.60%) SAP
5 7 (1.65%) HP
5 7 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.42%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.42%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.42%) hybris
6 6 (1.42%) WorldPay
7 5 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.95%) Apple
8 4 (0.95%) Google
8 4 (0.95%) MobileIron
8 4 (0.95%) Talend
9 3 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
9 3 (0.71%) Perforce
9 3 (0.71%) Sybase
9 3 (0.71%) VMware
10 2 (0.47%) Aderant