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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 54 67
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 9 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.26% 1.99% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.27% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 7
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £37,100
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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 484 570
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 89.72% 87.52% 85.07%
Number of salaries quoted 331 452 520
Median salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.32% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Ipswich +1 5 £35,500 -8.38%
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £32,500 - 1
Regression Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (60.00%) Test Management
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) ISEB
5 5 (50.00%) QA
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (40.00%) SDLC
7 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
7 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (30.00%) CRM
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
7 3 (30.00%) JIRA
7 3 (30.00%) WPF

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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) Zephyr
4 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (30.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Test Management
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) HP
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