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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
South West / Somerset
Rank 69 56 67
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 9 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.40% 1.91% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 2.19% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 4
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -35.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £40,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £51,350
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 603 547 456
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 93.93% 86.96% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 489 479 398
Median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.59% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 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
Bath +1 6 £37,500 - 2
Yeovil - 2 £26,500 -
Taunton -2 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Regression Testing
South West

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
1 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
2 6 (54.55%) HTTP
2 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
7 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) User Experience
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Gherkin

Regression Testing
Top Related 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 6 (54.55%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Tester
1 7 (63.64%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) System Testing
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
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