Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 182 206
Rank change year-on-year +1 +24 -57
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 85 87 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.36% 1.31% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.53% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 68 79 96
Surrey median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.54% +9.33% -21.05%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5551 5682 7460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.92% 85.69% 87.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4492 4760 6481
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Surrey

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Surrey

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

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

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Surrey

Regression Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the Surrey 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
Reigate -26 25 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Walton-on-Thames +15 8 £35,000 +11.11%
Chertsey +7 8 £60,000 +84.62%
Staines - 8 £37,500 -
Dorking - 7 £35,000 -
Redhill +6 5 £37,500 -22.68%
Guildford -10 1 £22,500 -34.31%
Camberley -15 1 £30,000 -
Regression Testing
South East

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 Surrey region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 56 (65.88%) Finance
2 50 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 45 (52.94%) Test Scripting
4 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (45.88%) Degree
6 34 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (36.47%) ISTQB
8 30 (35.29%) Selenium
8 30 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (31.76%) QA
9 27 (31.76%) SQL
10 25 (29.41%) Scrum
11 23 (27.06%) Java
12 21 (24.71%) Python
13 20 (23.53%) ISEB
13 20 (23.53%) Functional Testing
14 19 (22.35%) Test Strategy
14 19 (22.35%) Software Engineering
15 18 (21.18%) XML
15 18 (21.18%) Unix
15 18 (21.18%) Perl
15 18 (21.18%) C
15 18 (21.18%) C#
15 18 (21.18%) Non-Functional Testing
15 18 (21.18%) Acceptance Criteria
16 17 (20.00%) Relational Database
16 17 (20.00%) C++
16 17 (20.00%) Electronics
16 17 (20.00%) Software Testing
17 16 (18.82%) TDD

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (10.59%) MS Visio
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) VoIP
2 6 (7.06%) DVB
2 6 (7.06%) IPv4
2 6 (7.06%) IPv6
2 6 (7.06%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (35.29%) Selenium
2 13 (15.29%) Visual Studio
3 12 (14.12%) WebDriver
4 11 (12.94%) NUnit
5 9 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (9.41%) InstallShield
6 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
6 8 (9.41%) MSTest
7 4 (4.71%) ProC
8 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.53%) Protractor
8 3 (3.53%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.35%) TestComplete
10 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.18%) PVCS
10 1 (1.18%) Ranorex
10 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.18%) Subversion
10 1 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (65.88%) Finance
2 17 (20.00%) Electronics
3 12 (14.12%) Marketing
4 11 (12.94%) Telecoms
5 8 (9.41%) Aerospace
5 8 (9.41%) Automotive
6 4 (4.71%) Legal
7 3 (3.53%) Banking
7 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (48.24%) Analyst
2 27 (31.76%) Test Analyst
3 16 (18.82%) Test Engineer
4 13 (15.29%) Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
6 10 (11.76%) Regression Test Analyst
6 10 (11.76%) Service Analyst
6 10 (11.76%) XML Analyst
7 9 (10.59%) Pensions Analyst
7 9 (10.59%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 9 (10.59%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Software Integration Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Tester
9 6 (7.06%) Workflow Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) QA Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) XML
2 4 (4.71%) CSS
2 4 (4.71%) jQuery
3 3 (3.53%) Ajax
3 3 (3.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.35%) .NET
5 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.18%) Google Maps API
5 1 (1.18%) HTML
5 1 (1.18%) HTML5
5 1 (1.18%) Laravel
5 1 (1.18%) REST
5 1 (1.18%) Web Services
5 1 (1.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.06%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (7.06%) MPEG
3 6 (7.06%) STB
3 6 (7.06%) Video on Demand
4 3 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.18%) Unix
2 16 (18.82%) Linux
3 8 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (9.41%) Solaris
3 8 (9.41%) Windows
4 6 (7.06%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.82%) Test Automation
2 45 (52.94%) Test Scripting
3 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (29.41%) Scrum
7 20 (23.53%) Functional Testing
8 19 (22.35%) Software Engineering
8 19 (22.35%) Test Strategy
9 18 (21.18%) Acceptance Criteria
9 18 (21.18%) Non-Functional Testing
10 17 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 16 (18.82%) TDD
12 15 (17.65%) Manual Testing
13 13 (15.29%) Scenario Testing
13 13 (15.29%) User Stories
14 12 (14.12%) Business Analysis
14 12 (14.12%) Performance Testing
14 12 (14.12%) System Testing
14 12 (14.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) SQL
2 23 (27.06%) Java
3 21 (24.71%) Python
4 18 (21.18%) C
4 18 (21.18%) C#
4 18 (21.18%) Perl
5 17 (20.00%) C++
6 10 (11.76%) Ruby
7 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.06%) Embedded C
8 6 (7.06%) Embedded C++
9 4 (4.71%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) PHP
10 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (45.88%) Degree
2 31 (36.47%) ISTQB
3 20 (23.53%) ISEB
4 12 (14.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (7.06%) Master's Degree
6 3 (3.53%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (31.76%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Oracle
2 8 (9.41%) Adobe
2 8 (9.41%) Red Hat
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.53%) HP
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
5 2 (2.35%) ForgeRock
5 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.18%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) Mapbox
6 1 (1.18%) Telerik
6 1 (1.18%) TOWER Software