Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 83 69
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14 +18
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 18 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.67% 0.15% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 0.16% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Portsmouth median annual salary £52,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +90.91% - -38.89%
10th Percentile £35,875 £26,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £28,750 £28,750
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.86% +9.23%

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 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 623 609 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 92.57% 89.17% 92.77%
Number of salaries quoted 515 524 579
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 14 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 12 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
5 10 (55.56%) Gherkin
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Degree
6 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) Manual Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) Selenium
8 6 (33.33%) Kanban
8 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
8 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
8 6 (33.33%) Robot Framework
8 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
8 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 6 (33.33%) SAP
8 6 (33.33%) Python
8 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
8 6 (33.33%) ISEB
8 6 (33.33%) JIRA

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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Selenium
2 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) JIRA
2 6 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
2 6 (33.33%) JMeter
2 6 (33.33%) Robot Framework
2 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 6 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (16.67%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) JIRA Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Tester
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Web Tester
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Gherkin
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
2 12 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (33.33%) Kanban
5 6 (33.33%) Open Source
5 6 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Smoke Testing
6 4 (22.22%) User Stories
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (33.33%) ISEB
4 6 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP ALM
2 2 (11.11%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) VMware