The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
England / North East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 82 80
Rank change year-on-year +29 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 16 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.85% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 0.44% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 2
Median salary £33,500 £34,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.47% -13.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,600 £36,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,400 £41,850
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Regression Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 515 684 650
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 91.80% 85.18% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 453 608 535
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Regression Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in the North East

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in the North East

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in the North East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in the North East

Regression Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +32 14 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Durham -6 2 £33,500 - 1
Regression Testing
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 11 (52.38%) Functional Testing
4 9 (42.86%) QA
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) Project Management
7 5 (23.81%) Selenium
7 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) User Stories
7 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (19.05%) BDD
8 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) ERP
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle
9 3 (14.29%) Validation
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (14.29%) Cognizant
9 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 3 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (14.29%) Banking

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (9.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) RS-232
2 1 (4.76%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) CircleCI
4 2 (9.52%) Gradle
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 2 (9.52%) Ranorex
4 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) QA Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) QA Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Developer
6 2 (9.52%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Scala Developer
7 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) D3.js
2 2 (9.52%) Dropwizard
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) Qt
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) Spring Boot
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 11 (52.38%) Functional Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (38.10%) Test Strategy
4 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) User Stories
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) ERP
7 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Service Design
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) Validation
9 2 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Scala
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cognizant
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health care, Life cover
Posted: 4 days ago
Darlington
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Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
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Posted: 27 days ago