Period
to 21 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 72 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 17 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.07% 1.34% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.49% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 12
Swindon median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -21.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,275 £20,975
90th Percentile £57,500 £43,750 £40,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.44% +4.29% +7.69%

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 730 739 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 88.92% 90.34% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 670 628 812
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +5.59%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £68,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £43,500 £40,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.75% -1.81% +6.41%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Manual Testing
4 7 (41.18%) User Stories
5 6 (35.29%) RESTful
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (35.29%) JIRA
5 6 (35.29%) Spring
5 6 (35.29%) Maven
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) ISEB
6 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) QA
6 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
6 4 (23.53%) System Testing
7 3 (17.65%) CentOS
7 3 (17.65%) Confluence
7 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
7 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
7 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
7 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery

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 3 (17.65%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
1 6 (35.29%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
2 3 (17.65%) JUnit
2 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Manual Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Manual Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Backend Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Backend Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) RESTful
1 6 (35.29%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) Java EE
2 3 (17.65%) Servlets
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) CentOS
1 3 (17.65%) Fedora
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Manual Testing
3 7 (41.18%) User Stories
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) System Testing
6 3 (17.65%) API Testing
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) Defect Management
6 3 (17.65%) DSDM
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Test Management
6 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Capita
1 3 (17.65%) Google
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) Dell KACE
2 2 (11.76%) McAfee
2 2 (11.76%) NetApp