Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 105 97
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 5 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.50% 1.12% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.20% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 18
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -30.35%
10th Percentile £35,800 £30,150 £25,750
90th Percentile £49,000 £51,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -5.88%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 903 1,249 1,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.75% 93.07% 90.39%
Number of salaries quoted 774 947 1,039
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Somerset

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Somerset

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Somerset over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Somerset

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
Bath +15 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Regression Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) GitLab
5 1 (20.00%) API Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) GitLab
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) API Testing
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP