The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 118 146
Rank change year-on-year +34 +28  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 26 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.01% 0.84% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 0.92% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 1
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1090 1625 1918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.10% 90.48% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1268 1395
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 40 (71.43%) Java
1 40 (71.43%) QA
2 38 (67.86%) Degree
3 37 (66.07%) Test Automation
4 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (55.36%) Software Engineering
6 26 (46.43%) Big Data
7 25 (44.64%) Mentoring
8 24 (42.86%) Master's Degree
8 24 (42.86%) REST
8 24 (42.86%) Selenium
8 24 (42.86%) Oracle
8 24 (42.86%) Web Services
9 21 (37.50%) Open Source
10 20 (35.71%) ISTQB
10 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
11 19 (33.93%) Software Architecture
11 19 (33.93%) Hadoop
12 18 (32.14%) WebDriver
12 18 (32.14%) Machine Learning
13 17 (30.36%) Test Scripting
14 16 (28.57%) Test Strategy
15 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
15 13 (23.21%) Functional Testing
16 12 (21.43%) NoSQL
17 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (19.64%) Social Media
17 11 (19.64%) Virtual Team
17 11 (19.64%) Algorithms
18 10 (17.86%) Apache Spark

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 10 (17.86%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.79%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) Big Data
2 19 (33.93%) Hadoop
3 12 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.71%) Apache Hive
4 6 (10.71%) Data Mining
4 6 (10.71%) HBase
4 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 24 (42.86%) Selenium
2 18 (32.14%) WebDriver
3 10 (17.86%) Cucumber
3 10 (17.86%) JIRA
4 8 (14.29%) Mocha
5 6 (10.71%) Selenium IDE
6 5 (8.93%) JMeter
6 5 (8.93%) Protractor
7 4 (7.14%) TestNG
8 3 (5.36%) Ant
8 3 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (5.36%) FitNesse
8 3 (5.36%) Gradle
8 3 (5.36%) Grunt
8 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
8 3 (5.36%) Maven
9 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.79%) MSTest
10 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.93%) Digital Economy
2 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Test Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Tester
3 11 (19.64%) Big Data Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Data Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) UI Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) QA Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Software Tester
6 6 (10.71%) Analyst
6 6 (10.71%) Automation Tester
6 6 (10.71%) Java Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) QA Tester
6 6 (10.71%) Test Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (8.93%) Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) QA Automation Tester
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) REST
1 24 (42.86%) Web Services
2 10 (17.86%) jQuery
3 9 (16.07%) HTML
3 9 (16.07%) HTML5
3 9 (16.07%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (16.07%) RequireJS
4 6 (10.71%) Kafka
5 2 (3.57%) .NET
5 2 (3.57%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
2 11 (19.64%) Algorithms
2 11 (19.64%) Social Media
2 11 (19.64%) Virtual Team
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Test Automation
2 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (55.36%) Software Engineering
4 25 (44.64%) Mentoring
5 21 (37.50%) Open Source
6 19 (33.93%) Software Architecture
7 18 (32.14%) Machine Learning
8 17 (30.36%) Test Scripting
9 16 (28.57%) Test Strategy
10 13 (23.21%) Functional Testing
11 11 (19.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (17.86%) TDD
13 8 (14.29%) User Stories
14 7 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
14 7 (12.50%) Scrum
14 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
15 6 (10.71%) Data Cleansing
15 6 (10.71%) ETL
15 6 (10.71%) Integration Testing
15 6 (10.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) Java
2 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.29%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
5 4 (7.14%) Python
5 4 (7.14%) Scala
6 3 (5.36%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) SQL
8 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (67.86%) Degree
2 24 (42.86%) Master's Degree
3 20 (35.71%) ISTQB
4 8 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (10.71%) ISEB
6 5 (8.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (3.57%) CCNA
8 2 (3.57%) CCNP
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (71.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) HP
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
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