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

Regression Testing
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 415 374 417
Rank change year-on-year -41 +43 +9
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 462 611 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.68% 0.82% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.88% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 362 391 457
London median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.23%

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 62,337 69,116 72,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.72% 92.77% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 49,902 52,972 62,977
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 £33,560
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +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 23 September 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 September 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 -73 68 £45,000 -25.00% 19
West London -14 26 £45,000 -10.00% 6
East London +19 24 £43,500 -37.86% 2
South London +22 23 £45,750 -16.82% 1
North London +10 2 £60,000 +84.62% 2
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 303 (65.58%) Test Automation
2 294 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (48.92%) QA
4 198 (42.86%) Selenium
5 173 (37.45%) SQL
6 155 (33.55%) JIRA
7 146 (31.60%) Finance
8 131 (28.35%) Java
9 111 (24.03%) Scrum
10 110 (23.81%) Test Scripting
11 106 (22.94%) Manual Testing
12 101 (21.86%) C#
13 98 (21.21%) Scenario Testing
14 93 (20.13%) Jenkins
15 92 (19.91%) SDLC
16 91 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
17 87 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
18 83 (17.97%) WebDriver
19 79 (17.10%) Degree
20 78 (16.88%) Performance Testing
21 77 (16.67%) BDD
22 76 (16.45%) Cucumber
22 76 (16.45%) JavaScript
23 73 (15.80%) Test Management
24 72 (15.58%) ISTQB
25 69 (14.94%) Test Strategy
26 68 (14.72%) ISEB
27 66 (14.29%) Software Testing
27 66 (14.29%) Integration Testing
28 65 (14.07%) Continuous Integration

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 62 (13.42%) Confluence
2 6 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.65%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.22%) Apache
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.22%) CMS
7 1 (0.22%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.22%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.43%) SPSS
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.22%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 22 (4.76%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (3.90%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.65%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.43%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 2 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.43%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.22%) Magento
5 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI-AR
5 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.11%) GitHub
3 15 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.95%) SaaS
5 8 (1.73%) OpenShift
6 6 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.08%) PaaS
8 4 (0.87%) BrowserStack
9 3 (0.65%) Serverless
9 3 (0.65%) Trello
10 2 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.22%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.22%) Lucidchart
11 1 (0.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.08%) 3G
1 5 (1.08%) 4G
1 5 (1.08%) GPRS
1 5 (1.08%) GSM
1 5 (1.08%) LTE
1 5 (1.08%) PSTN
2 4 (0.87%) Internet
2 4 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.65%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.43%) DAB
4 2 (0.43%) HTTP
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) RTP
5 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (8.23%) SQL Server
3 25 (5.41%) Big Data
4 22 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.38%) Hadoop
7 11 (2.38%) MySQL
8 10 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.73%) Apache Hive
9 8 (1.73%) Power BI
10 7 (1.52%) HBase
10 7 (1.52%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.30%) Blockchain
12 5 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.87%) MarkLogic
13 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.65%) DB2
14 3 (0.65%) GIS
Development Applications
1 198 (42.86%) Selenium
2 155 (33.55%) JIRA
3 93 (20.13%) Jenkins
4 83 (17.97%) WebDriver
5 76 (16.45%) Cucumber
6 51 (11.04%) SpecFlow
7 50 (10.82%) TestRail
8 46 (9.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 39 (8.44%) JMeter
9 39 (8.44%) Visual Studio
10 37 (8.01%) Git (software)
11 36 (7.79%) Appium
12 35 (7.58%) SoapUI
13 30 (6.49%) LoadRunner
14 27 (5.84%) NeoLoad
15 25 (5.41%) HP UFT
16 23 (4.98%) Maven
17 22 (4.76%) NUnit
18 20 (4.33%) SonarQube
19 19 (4.11%) Zephyr
General
1 146 (31.60%) Finance
2 38 (8.23%) Banking
3 26 (5.63%) Retail
4 24 (5.19%) Games
5 21 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 14 (3.03%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.38%) Law
8 10 (2.16%) Advertising
8 10 (2.16%) Legal
8 10 (2.16%) Retail Finance
8 10 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.95%) Front Office
9 9 (1.95%) Publishing
10 4 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (0.87%) Electronics
11 3 (0.65%) Back Office
11 3 (0.65%) Marketing
12 2 (0.43%) Billing
12 2 (0.43%) French Language
12 2 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 157 (33.98%) Analyst
2 115 (24.89%) Test Analyst
3 98 (21.21%) Developer
4 67 (14.50%) Tester
5 40 (8.66%) QA Engineer
5 40 (8.66%) Test Engineer
6 37 (8.01%) QA Analyst
7 29 (6.28%) Developer in Test
8 26 (5.63%) Java Developer
9 25 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
10 23 (4.98%) Automation Tester
11 22 (4.76%) Junior
12 21 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
12 21 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
13 20 (4.33%) QA Tester
14 19 (4.11%) C# Developer
15 18 (3.90%) Hybris Developer
15 18 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
15 18 (3.90%) Senior Test Analyst
16 16 (3.46%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (13.20%) .NET
2 54 (11.69%) HTML
3 36 (7.79%) RESTful
4 34 (7.36%) AngularJS
4 34 (7.36%) SOAP
4 34 (7.36%) Web Services
5 33 (7.14%) CSS
6 28 (6.06%) .NET Framework
7 25 (5.41%) XML
8 24 (5.19%) JDBC
9 18 (3.90%) HTML5
10 12 (2.60%) JSON
10 12 (2.60%) REST
11 11 (2.38%) Gherkin
11 11 (2.38%) Spring
12 10 (2.16%) Node.js
12 10 (2.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (1.30%) Kafka
13 6 (1.30%) Spring Boot
13 6 (1.30%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 87 (18.83%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (11.47%) Fintech
3 51 (11.04%) Mobile App
4 40 (8.66%) Computer Science
5 28 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 28 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (5.63%) Fixed Income
7 21 (4.55%) Derivative
7 21 (4.55%) Equities
8 18 (3.90%) Management Information System
9 17 (3.68%) User Experience
10 14 (3.03%) Hedge funds
11 13 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
13 8 (1.73%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (1.30%) Cloud Native
15 5 (1.08%) Algorithms
15 5 (1.08%) Reinsurance
15 5 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.49%) Linux
2 25 (5.41%) Windows
3 19 (4.11%) Unix
4 15 (3.25%) Android
4 15 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.43%) Solaris
5 2 (0.43%) SUSE
5 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (65.58%) Test Automation
2 294 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (24.03%) Scrum
4 110 (23.81%) Test Scripting
5 106 (22.94%) Manual Testing
6 98 (21.21%) Scenario Testing
7 92 (19.91%) SDLC
8 91 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 78 (16.88%) Performance Testing
10 77 (16.67%) BDD
11 73 (15.80%) Test Management
12 69 (14.94%) Test Strategy
13 66 (14.29%) Integration Testing
13 66 (14.29%) Software Testing
14 65 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
15 64 (13.85%) Acceptance Criteria
15 64 (13.85%) TDD
16 60 (12.99%) Functional Testing
17 59 (12.77%) DevOps
17 59 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 173 (37.45%) SQL
2 131 (28.35%) Java
3 101 (21.86%) C#
4 76 (16.45%) JavaScript
5 50 (10.82%) Python
6 27 (5.84%) T-SQL
7 16 (3.46%) C++
8 12 (2.60%) Groovy
8 12 (2.60%) PHP
9 7 (1.52%) C
10 6 (1.30%) Scala
11 5 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.08%) R
12 3 (0.65%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.43%) ES6
13 2 (0.43%) Korn
13 2 (0.43%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.43%) Perl
13 2 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (17.10%) Degree
2 72 (15.58%) ISTQB
3 68 (14.72%) ISEB
4 28 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.73%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (1.30%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.43%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.43%) PhD
10 1 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (48.92%) QA
2 20 (4.33%) SLA
3 11 (2.38%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.65%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.43%) GDPR
5 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.95%) Docker
2 5 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (3.90%) Automic
1 18 (3.90%) Dollar Universe
2 10 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (1.95%) Ansible
4 6 (1.30%) HP Fortify
4 6 (1.30%) Oozie
4 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.30%) Puppet
5 5 (1.08%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.87%) HP ALM
7 3 (0.65%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (7.14%) SAP
2 25 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.76%) hybris
4 15 (3.25%) Oracle
5 10 (2.16%) Cognizant
6 7 (1.52%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.30%) WorldPay
8 5 (1.08%) Apple
8 5 (1.08%) MobileIron
8 5 (1.08%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.08%) Sybase
9 4 (0.87%) HP
9 4 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.87%) Talend
10 3 (0.65%) Calypso
10 3 (0.65%) VMware
11 2 (0.43%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.43%) Google
11 2 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.43%) OpenText