Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 64 80
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 +28
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 9 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.33% 1.53% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.86% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 13
Swindon median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £20,500 £29,000 £25,200
90th Percentile £40,250 £56,998 £67,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £33,500 £43,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -22.09% +22.86% +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 598 645 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 88.07% 82.27% 90.54%
Number of salaries quoted 493 525 825
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.49% +4.71%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £59,950 £62,298 £64,500
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 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) QA
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Zephyr
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (11.11%) Replication

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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) QA Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Tester
4 2 (22.22%) Tester
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Management
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Dell KACE
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee
1 1 (11.11%) NetApp