Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 72 69
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 24 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.03% 1.32% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 1.47% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 4
Portsmouth median annual salary £52,500 £30,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% +14.29% -41.67%
10th Percentile £34,750 £23,750 £22,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £48,250 £28,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +41.67% -4.76% +5.00%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 549 612 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 92.11% 90.00% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 476 533 557
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing Regression Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Portsmouth

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Portsmouth

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
2 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (62.50%) Test Scripting
4 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 14 (58.33%) Gherkin
4 14 (58.33%) Web Services
4 14 (58.33%) Finance
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
5 13 (54.17%) Manual Testing
5 13 (54.17%) Degree
5 13 (54.17%) Scenario Testing
6 10 (41.67%) Selenium
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) Java
7 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 9 (37.50%) SAP
7 9 (37.50%) Python
7 9 (37.50%) Eclipse
7 9 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 9 (37.50%) JMeter
7 9 (37.50%) JIRA
7 9 (37.50%) Kanban
7 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 9 (37.50%) Robot Framework
7 9 (37.50%) WebDriver
7 9 (37.50%) Open Source
7 9 (37.50%) Cucumber
7 9 (37.50%) SoapUI

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Selenium
2 9 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 9 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 9 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (37.50%) JIRA
2 9 (37.50%) JMeter
2 9 (37.50%) Robot Framework
2 9 (37.50%) SoapUI
2 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 9 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 8 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
4 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Test Automation Engineer
1 9 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) JIRA Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Manual Tester
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Manager
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Test Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Web Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Gherkin
1 14 (58.33%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) SAP Fiori
2 5 (20.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.17%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Test Automation
2 15 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 13 (54.17%) Manual Testing
4 13 (54.17%) Scenario Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Kanban
5 9 (37.50%) Open Source
5 9 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.83%) Smoke Testing
7 5 (20.83%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (20.83%) User Stories
7 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
8 4 (16.67%) Defect Management
8 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 4 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 13 (54.17%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) ISEB
4 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
2 4 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 5 (20.83%) HP
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft