The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Regression Testing
UK
Rank 317 341 352
Rank change year-on-year +24 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 790 962 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 0.93% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.05% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 642 754 779
Median salary £41,875 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75370 91581 93969
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.10% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61980 75773 76024
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Regression Testing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Regression Testing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Regression Testing in the UK

Regression Testing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Regression Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Regression Testing in the UK

Regression Testing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regression Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England +25 762 £42,500 +13.33% 118
London +40 240 £57,500 +21.05% 41
South East +6 207 £37,500 - 25
East of England +21 77 £42,500 +13.33% 8
South West +21 70 £37,500 +3.44% 6
Yorkshire +25 60 £42,500 +21.42% 7
North West +8 52 £34,000 -9.33% 18
City of London +53 49 £62,500 +31.57% 12
West Yorkshire +39 48 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Leeds +37 45 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Berkshire +33 41 £36,500 -27.00% 6
Manchester -4 39 £38,100 +1.60% 15
Surrey +29 38 £37,500 -5.06% 3
West Midlands +9 37 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Buckinghamshire +28 36 £37,500 +4.16% 2
Hampshire +14 36 £32,500 - 3
Hertfordshire +29 31 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Reading +47 30 £36,500 -27.00% 6
Cambridgeshire +9 29 £52,500 +32.91% 5
Cambridge +6 28 £52,500 +32.91% 5
Milton Keynes +16 27 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Bristol +15 26 £42,500 +32.81% 3
Watford +6 20 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Devon +15 17 £35,000 -3.44%
East Midlands -7 16 £40,000 +135.29% 4
Oxfordshire -24 16 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Brighton +18 15 £35,000 +55.55%
East Sussex +15 15 £35,000 +7.69%
Staffordshire +21 14 £35,000 +27.27%
Southampton +21 14 £31,000 -34.73% 1

Regression Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 with a requirement for Regression Testing.

1 915 (57.29%) Agile Software Development
2 728 (45.59%) QA
3 594 (37.19%) Selenium
4 499 (31.25%) SQL
5 464 (29.05%) Test Scripting
6 405 (25.36%) Finance
7 403 (25.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 398 (24.92%) Test Automation
9 383 (23.98%) Java
10 362 (22.67%) Scrum
11 345 (21.60%) Test Strategy
12 336 (21.04%) Automated Testing
13 320 (20.04%) C#
14 311 (19.47%) Functional Testing
15 310 (19.41%) SDLC
16 281 (17.60%) ISEB
17 266 (16.66%) ISTQB
18 263 (16.47%) Microsoft
18 263 (16.47%) Software Testing
19 244 (15.28%) JIRA
20 236 (14.78%) Manual Testing
21 228 (14.28%) .NET
22 226 (14.15%) Automation Testing
23 224 (14.03%) Degree
24 223 (13.96%) Windows
25 219 (13.71%) BDD
26 215 (13.46%) SQL Server
27 213 (13.34%) Cucumber
28 212 (13.27%) Performance Testing
29 204 (12.77%) TDD

Regression Testing
Top Related IT Skills 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 64 (4.01%) Confluence
2 41 (2.57%) Tomcat
3 27 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 21 (1.31%) IIS
4 21 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 18 (1.13%) Apache
5 18 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (1.00%) JBoss
7 13 (0.81%) CMS
8 10 (0.63%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.38%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.31%) ATG Dynamo
10 5 (0.31%) iPlanet
10 5 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.25%) Documentum
12 3 (0.19%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.13%) Drupal
13 2 (0.13%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 169 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 44 (2.76%) MS Office
3 38 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.56%) Simulink
6 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.063%) MS Project
7 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (1.82%) SAP FI
2 22 (1.38%) SAP CO
2 22 (1.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.56%) SAP BPC
5 8 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.31%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.31%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.25%) Infor M3
7 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.063%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.063%) OPENHousing
10 1 (0.063%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.063%) Orchestrade
10 1 (0.063%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.13%) SaaS
2 29 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (0.94%) GitHub
5 14 (0.88%) Force.com
6 11 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.44%) Lucidchart
8 4 (0.25%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.25%) Office 365
9 2 (0.13%) IaaS
9 2 (0.13%) PaaS
10 1 (0.063%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.57%) Internet
2 22 (1.38%) HTTP
3 12 (0.75%) ATM
3 12 (0.75%) VoIP
4 11 (0.69%) DNS
5 9 (0.56%) Profibus
5 9 (0.56%) SMTP
6 7 (0.44%) Intranet
6 7 (0.44%) SSL
6 7 (0.44%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.25%) Multicast
9 3 (0.19%) Firewall
10 2 (0.13%) CTI
10 2 (0.13%) TETRA
10 2 (0.13%) Wireless
10 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.063%) RTSP
11 1 (0.063%) SSH
11 1 (0.063%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 96 (6.01%) Relational Database
3 68 (4.26%) Big Data
4 45 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (2.69%) NoSQL
6 41 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (2.13%) Hadoop
8 27 (1.69%) Oracle Database
9 25 (1.57%) MySQL
10 23 (1.44%) Apache Hive
11 19 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (1.13%) SAP BW
13 17 (1.06%) RDBMS
13 17 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (0.81%) DB2
16 10 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (0.63%) Data Mining
16 10 (0.63%) OLAP
16 10 (0.63%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 594 (37.19%) Selenium
2 244 (15.28%) JIRA
3 213 (13.34%) Cucumber
4 182 (11.40%) WebDriver
5 160 (10.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 103 (6.45%) SoapUI
7 93 (5.82%) Visual Studio
8 90 (5.64%) HP UFT
9 82 (5.13%) Jenkins
10 74 (4.63%) JUnit
11 68 (4.26%) SpecFlow
12 66 (4.13%) Git (software)
13 49 (3.07%) FitNesse
14 48 (3.01%) JMeter
15 47 (2.94%) Maven
16 46 (2.88%) Subversion
17 40 (2.50%) NUnit
18 34 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 29 (1.82%) TestComplete
20 25 (1.57%) Ant
General
1 405 (25.36%) Finance
2 110 (6.89%) Banking
3 55 (3.44%) Retail
4 51 (3.19%) Back Office
5 37 (2.32%) Telecoms
6 29 (1.82%) Automotive
6 29 (1.82%) Electronics
7 25 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.31%) Front Office
9 16 (1.00%) Marketing
9 16 (1.00%) Publishing
10 15 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
10 15 (0.94%) Legal
11 13 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.75%) Military
13 9 (0.56%) Advertising
14 8 (0.50%) Games
14 8 (0.50%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.44%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 544 (34.06%) Analyst
2 408 (25.55%) Test Analyst
3 275 (17.22%) Tester
4 243 (15.22%) Test Engineer
5 176 (11.02%) QA Engineer
6 165 (10.33%) Developer
7 115 (7.20%) Automation Tester
8 112 (7.01%) QA Analyst
9 95 (5.95%) QA Tester
10 92 (5.76%) Senior Analyst
11 86 (5.39%) Software Tester
12 85 (5.32%) Test Manager
13 84 (5.26%) Test Leader
14 78 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
15 75 (4.70%) Automation Test Analyst
16 72 (4.51%) Senior Test Engineer
17 68 (4.26%) QA Automation Engineer
17 68 (4.26%) QA Test Analyst
17 68 (4.26%) Selenium Tester
18 67 (4.20%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (14.28%) .NET
2 179 (11.21%) Web Services
3 138 (8.64%) XML
4 128 (8.02%) SOAP
5 95 (5.95%) REST
6 81 (5.07%) HTML
7 57 (3.57%) CSS
8 49 (3.07%) ASP.NET
8 49 (3.07%) Gherkin
9 39 (2.44%) Spring
10 37 (2.32%) RESTful
11 36 (2.25%) JSON
12 33 (2.07%) .NET Framework
13 32 (2.00%) jQuery
14 29 (1.82%) Hibernate
15 24 (1.50%) Node.js
16 23 (1.44%) Kafka
17 22 (1.38%) HTML5
17 22 (1.38%) XSD
18 21 (1.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 137 (8.58%) Computer Science
2 134 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (5.76%) Mobile App
4 60 (3.76%) Management Information System
5 39 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 31 (1.94%) User Experience
8 26 (1.63%) Fixed Income
9 23 (1.44%) Fintech
9 23 (1.44%) iPad
10 21 (1.31%) Algorithms
11 20 (1.25%) Derivative
11 20 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 18 (1.13%) Virtual Team
13 17 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (0.88%) Equities
15 13 (0.81%) iPhone
16 11 (0.69%) Life Science
16 11 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 223 (13.96%) Windows
2 122 (7.64%) Linux
3 103 (6.45%) Unix
4 61 (3.82%) Android
5 49 (3.07%) Apple iOS
5 49 (3.07%) Windows Server
6 24 (1.50%) Solaris
7 23 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.69%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.56%) VxWorks
11 9 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.38%) CentOS
13 4 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.063%) Debian
15 1 (0.063%) MeeGo
15 1 (0.063%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 915 (57.29%) Agile Software Development
2 464 (29.05%) Test Scripting
3 403 (25.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 398 (24.92%) Test Automation
5 362 (22.67%) Scrum
6 345 (21.60%) Test Strategy
7 336 (21.04%) Automated Testing
8 311 (19.47%) Functional Testing
9 310 (19.41%) SDLC
10 263 (16.47%) Software Testing
11 236 (14.78%) Manual Testing
12 226 (14.15%) Automation Testing
13 219 (13.71%) BDD
14 212 (13.27%) Performance Testing
15 204 (12.77%) TDD
16 192 (12.02%) Unit Testing
17 187 (11.71%) Integration Testing
17 187 (11.71%) Software Engineering
18 183 (11.46%) System Testing
19 175 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 499 (31.25%) SQL
2 383 (23.98%) Java
3 320 (20.04%) C#
4 175 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 123 (7.70%) Python
6 67 (4.20%) C++
7 56 (3.51%) C
8 55 (3.44%) T-SQL
9 53 (3.32%) Ruby
10 40 (2.50%) PHP
11 34 (2.13%) PL/SQL
12 31 (1.94%) VB
13 23 (1.44%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.31%) Perl
15 20 (1.25%) VBScript
16 17 (1.06%) Scala
17 16 (1.00%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.81%) Groovy
19 10 (0.63%) MATLAB
20 9 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 281 (17.60%) ISEB
2 266 (16.66%) ISTQB
3 224 (14.03%) Degree
4 106 (6.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 44 (2.76%) Security Cleared
6 19 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.63%) DV Cleared
8 9 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
10 6 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 5 (0.31%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.25%) CCNA
12 4 (0.25%) CCNP
12 4 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.25%) MCITP
12 4 (0.25%) MCSE
12 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.19%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 728 (45.59%) QA
2 40 (2.50%) SDET
3 18 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (0.81%) JTAG
4 13 (0.81%) SLA
5 8 (0.50%) HL7
5 8 (0.50%) IEC 61508
6 7 (0.44%) PMO
7 3 (0.19%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.13%) EMIR
9 1 (0.063%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.063%) MiFID
9 1 (0.063%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (0.94%) Active Directory
1 15 (0.94%) Firmware
2 11 (0.69%) Docker
3 10 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.063%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.063%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 86 (5.39%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.56%) Puppet
3 8 (0.50%) Kubernetes
4 6 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.31%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 4 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (0.25%) Mesos
7 3 (0.19%) SELinux
8 1 (0.063%) Ansible
8 1 (0.063%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.063%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.063%) Nagios
8 1 (0.063%) SCOM
8 1 (0.063%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.063%) WMI
8 1 (0.063%) WSUS
Vendors
1 263 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 167 (10.46%) Oracle
3 73 (4.57%) HP
4 60 (3.76%) SAP
5 47 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 21 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.19%) Red Hat
8 18 (1.13%) IBM
9 17 (1.06%) Sybase
10 16 (1.00%) TOWER Software
11 15 (0.94%) Cognizant
12 14 (0.88%) VMware
13 13 (0.81%) Actimize
13 13 (0.81%) Apigee
14 12 (0.75%) Google
15 11 (0.69%) Murex
15 11 (0.69%) Telerik
16 10 (0.63%) ATG
16 10 (0.63%) Tableau
17 9 (0.56%) Coverity
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, h/c
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Flexi-time, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
City & Guilds
Salary: £41,993 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago