Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 78 75
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 5 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.87% 1.02% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.16% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 9
Suffolk median annual salary £32,500 £28,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.04% -14.93% -15.19%
10th Percentile £23,750 £19,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £36,000 £36,500 £51,750
East of England median annual salary £42,000 £39,750 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.66% -8.62% +4.82%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 504 862 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 87.80% 88.23% 86.79%
Number of salaries quoted 473 749 658
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.57%

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Suffolk

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Suffolk

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Suffolk over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Suffolk

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Ipswich +1 2 £32,500 +2.36%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £32,500 -
Regression Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Test Management
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle