Period
to 21 October 2018

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

Regression Testing
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 71 72
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 10 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.22% 0.79% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.88% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 10
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £39,200 £26,750 £20,225
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,625 £56,998
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year +21.43% -18.13% +22.14%

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 753 681 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 91.61% 89.72% 85.27%
Number of salaries quoted 681 559 614
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £29,883 £26,500 £26,075
90th Percentile £67,787 £57,500 £66,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Regression Testing in Swindon

Regression Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in Swindon

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) McAfee
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) NetApp
3 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) WSUS
3 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (50.00%) Dell KACE
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) API Testing
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (40.00%) System Testing
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight

Regression Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (40.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Manual Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (40.00%) API Testing
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) DNA
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
1 5 (50.00%) Dell KACE
1 5 (50.00%) McAfee
1 5 (50.00%) NetApp