Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 398 438
Rank change year-on-year +19 +40 -52
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 594 556 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.79% 0.73% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.81% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 379 474 443
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.96% +2.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £79,700 £84,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%

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 68818 68936 79416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.60% 90.67% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53025 59292 66921
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £86,250
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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -36 96 £52,500 +5.00% 13
West London +29 54 £49,000 +12.64% 2
South London -2 7 £40,000 -23.81%
East London -5 1 £70,000 +16.67% 1
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 445 (74.92%) Test Automation
2 326 (54.88%) QA
3 297 (50.00%) Finance
4 240 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
5 221 (37.21%) Java
6 194 (32.66%) SQL
7 185 (31.14%) Banking
8 179 (30.13%) Selenium
9 155 (26.09%) Linux
10 153 (25.76%) Test Scripting
11 141 (23.74%) User Acceptance Testing
12 139 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
13 129 (21.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 123 (20.71%) Investment Banking
15 118 (19.87%) Asset Management
16 116 (19.53%) C++
17 113 (19.02%) Wealth Management
18 111 (18.69%) Retail Banking
19 109 (18.35%) JIRA
20 100 (16.84%) Low Latency
21 99 (16.67%) Degree
22 98 (16.50%) Derivative
23 96 (16.16%) Integration Testing
24 94 (15.82%) Jenkins
24 94 (15.82%) Test Strategy
25 92 (15.49%) Cucumber
26 87 (14.65%) Scenario Testing
26 87 (14.65%) JavaScript
27 85 (14.31%) .NET
27 85 (14.31%) Scrum

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 30 (5.05%) Confluence
2 15 (2.53%) Apache Spark
3 13 (2.19%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.02%) IIS
5 10 (1.68%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.52%) SAS
7 7 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.01%) CMS
9 5 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.67%) Jetty
10 4 (0.67%) Mule
10 4 (0.67%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.51%) Apache
11 3 (0.51%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.51%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.34%) WordPress
13 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 55 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.84%) SPSS
5 3 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (2.19%) SAP SD
3 11 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (1.52%) Markit EDM
5 8 (1.35%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.67%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.67%) SAP SCM
7 3 (0.51%) Endur
7 3 (0.51%) Findur
7 3 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.02%) GitHub
4 5 (0.84%) npm
5 2 (0.34%) Office 365
5 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.34%) PaaS
5 2 (0.34%) SaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (0.34%) Slack
5 2 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.17%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.17%) Force.com
6 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.36%) Internet
2 10 (1.68%) HTTP
3 8 (1.35%) VoIP
4 7 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (1.18%) HTTPS
4 7 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.18%) VSAT
5 6 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.67%) ATM
6 4 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.34%) FIX Connectivity
8 1 (0.17%) 3G
8 1 (0.17%) DHCP
8 1 (0.17%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) ICMP
8 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.17%) LDAP
8 1 (0.17%) LTE
8 1 (0.17%) RTP
8 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (13.13%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.22%) Big Data
3 23 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.85%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.68%) MySQL
9 10 (1.68%) QlikView
9 10 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.52%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.52%) Power BI
11 7 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 6 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.01%) Spotfire
13 5 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (0.84%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 179 (30.13%) Selenium
2 109 (18.35%) JIRA
3 94 (15.82%) Jenkins
4 92 (15.49%) Cucumber
5 66 (11.11%) HP UFT
6 64 (10.77%) SoapUI
7 50 (8.42%) Git (software)
8 45 (7.58%) WebDriver
9 35 (5.89%) JUnit
10 34 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (3.54%) Appium
11 21 (3.54%) Visual Studio
12 20 (3.37%) SpecFlow
12 20 (3.37%) Zephyr
13 17 (2.86%) Maven
14 16 (2.69%) FitNesse
14 16 (2.69%) Subversion
15 14 (2.36%) Hudson
16 13 (2.19%) Bitbucket
16 13 (2.19%) Jasmine
General
1 297 (50.00%) Finance
2 185 (31.14%) Banking
3 123 (20.71%) Investment Banking
4 111 (18.69%) Retail Banking
5 43 (7.24%) Front Office
6 28 (4.71%) Back Office
7 20 (3.37%) Retail
8 11 (1.85%) Military
9 10 (1.68%) Marketing
10 9 (1.52%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.35%) Games
12 7 (1.18%) Advertising
13 6 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.84%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.51%) Retail Finance
16 2 (0.34%) Legal
17 1 (0.17%) Law
17 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 151 (25.42%) Analyst
2 146 (24.58%) Developer
3 94 (15.82%) Tester
4 93 (15.66%) Market Data Developer
4 93 (15.66%) Test Analyst
5 80 (13.47%) Java Developer
6 58 (9.76%) QA Analyst
7 57 (9.60%) Low Latency Java Developer
8 48 (8.08%) Automation Tester
9 40 (6.73%) Senior Developer
10 39 (6.57%) Automation Test Analyst
10 39 (6.57%) Financial Analyst
10 39 (6.57%) Test Engineer
10 39 (6.57%) Test Leader
11 37 (6.23%) SQL Analyst
12 35 (5.89%) QA Test Analyst
13 34 (5.72%) QA Engineer
14 27 (4.55%) Selenium Tester
15 26 (4.38%) Banking Analyst
15 26 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (14.31%) .NET
2 63 (10.61%) HTML
3 54 (9.09%) XML
4 50 (8.42%) Web Services
5 49 (8.25%) REST
6 43 (7.24%) SOAP
7 41 (6.90%) RESTful
8 32 (5.39%) RabbitMQ
9 31 (5.22%) CSS
10 30 (5.05%) Node.js
11 29 (4.88%) Spring
12 24 (4.04%) ASP.NET
13 22 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
14 20 (3.37%) Hibernate
14 20 (3.37%) jQuery
14 20 (3.37%) MSMQ
15 17 (2.86%) Gherkin
15 17 (2.86%) HTML5
16 16 (2.69%) Murex Flex
17 15 (2.53%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 129 (21.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 98 (16.50%) Derivative
3 76 (12.79%) Computer Science
4 64 (10.77%) Equities
5 62 (10.44%) Data Structures
6 56 (9.43%) Mobile App
7 46 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (5.72%) Fintech
9 29 (4.88%) Management Information System
10 25 (4.21%) Fixed Income
11 15 (2.53%) Virtual Team
12 13 (2.19%) User Experience
13 11 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.35%) Client/Server
15 8 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 6 (1.01%) Hedge funds
16 6 (1.01%) SWIFT
17 5 (0.84%) Algorithms
18 4 (0.67%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 155 (26.09%) Linux
2 61 (10.27%) Windows
3 37 (6.23%) Android
4 33 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 21 (3.54%) Unix
6 12 (2.02%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.67%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.67%) Solaris
9 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.34%) SUSE
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (74.92%) Test Automation
2 240 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (25.76%) Test Scripting
4 141 (23.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 139 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
6 118 (19.87%) Asset Management
7 113 (19.02%) Wealth Management
8 100 (16.84%) Low Latency
9 96 (16.16%) Integration Testing
10 94 (15.82%) Test Strategy
11 87 (14.65%) Scenario Testing
12 85 (14.31%) Scrum
13 80 (13.47%) Functional Testing
14 68 (11.45%) BDD
15 66 (11.11%) System Testing
16 64 (10.77%) SDLC
17 59 (9.93%) Manual Testing
18 58 (9.76%) Algorithmic Trading
18 58 (9.76%) Software Testing
19 57 (9.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 221 (37.21%) Java
2 194 (32.66%) SQL
3 116 (19.53%) C++
4 87 (14.65%) JavaScript
5 76 (12.79%) C#
5 76 (12.79%) Python
6 67 (11.28%) C
7 25 (4.21%) Scala
8 20 (3.37%) Bash Shell
9 17 (2.86%) Ruby
10 16 (2.69%) ES6
10 16 (2.69%) Groovy
11 14 (2.36%) PHP
12 10 (1.68%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.52%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.35%) R
14 8 (1.35%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.18%) VBA
16 6 (1.01%) VBScript
17 5 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 99 (16.67%) Degree
2 67 (11.28%) Computer Science Degree
2 67 (11.28%) ISEB
3 52 (8.75%) ISTQB
4 30 (5.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 25 (4.21%) Security Cleared
6 17 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.51%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 326 (54.88%) QA
2 11 (1.85%) PMO
3 8 (1.35%) MiFID
4 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.84%) ISO 20022
5 3 (0.51%) COSO
5 3 (0.51%) ISO 15022
6 2 (0.34%) SLA
7 1 (0.17%) EMIR
7 1 (0.17%) GCP
7 1 (0.17%) GDPR
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (7.41%) Docker
2 11 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.67%) Xen
4 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 14 (2.36%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.02%) Puppet
3 11 (1.85%) Marathon
3 11 (1.85%) Mesos
4 10 (1.68%) Ansible
5 4 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) Ambari
7 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 68 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.22%) Oracle
3 25 (4.21%) HP
4 19 (3.20%) SAP
5 16 (2.69%) IBM
5 16 (2.69%) Murex
6 12 (2.02%) Tableau
6 12 (2.02%) VMware
7 11 (1.85%) TIBCO
7 11 (1.85%) Xerox
8 9 (1.52%) Sybase
9 7 (1.18%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.18%) Cisco
10 6 (1.01%) Capita
10 6 (1.01%) Cloudera
10 6 (1.01%) Cognizant
10 6 (1.01%) Hortonworks
10 6 (1.01%) Informatica
10 6 (1.01%) MapR
10 6 (1.01%) Salesforce.com