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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regression Testing
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 322 384
Rank change year-on-year -33 +62  
Permanent jobs citing Regression Testing 762 988 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 1.00% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.13% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 590 785 726
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 78925 87582 97637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63638 73140 79819
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 £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -31 737 £42,500 +6.25% 100
London +20 274 £57,500 +15.00% 42
South East -70 156 £37,500 - 21
North West -7 72 £35,000 -24.73% 9
East of England -6 66 £43,750 +16.66% 5
West Midlands -11 52 £34,000 +2.25% 7
City of London +20 51 £65,000 +52.94% 11
Surrey +33 42 £45,000 +5.88% 4
South West +6 41 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Hampshire -5 35 £32,500 - 6
Yorkshire -27 35 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Berkshire +10 30 £41,250 -9.34% 4
Manchester -22 30 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Cambridge -2 29 £52,000 +35.94% 3
Cambridgeshire -2 29 £52,000 +35.94% 3
Coventry +15 28 £34,000 -2.85% 2
East Midlands +6 28 £45,000 +34.83% 2
Reading +40 25 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Yorkshire -12 24 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Leeds +3 21 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Bristol -1 21 £42,500 -2.85% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 20 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Hertfordshire -5 19 £36,500 +1.38%
North East +29 16 £33,500 -1.47% 4
Nottinghamshire +12 16 £48,750 +46.06% 1
Nottingham +11 16 £48,750 +46.06% 1
West Sussex -3 16 £47,000 +25.33%
Tyne and Wear +32 14 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Scotland -12 14 £38,250 +11.67% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +26 12 £32,000 -5.88% 2

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 995 (63.74%) Test Automation
2 792 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
3 676 (43.31%) QA
4 532 (34.08%) Selenium
5 475 (30.43%) SQL
6 430 (27.55%) Finance
7 423 (27.10%) Test Scripting
8 385 (24.66%) User Acceptance Testing
9 372 (23.83%) Java
10 362 (23.19%) Test Strategy
11 329 (21.08%) Scrum
12 307 (19.67%) C#
13 291 (18.64%) Functional Testing
14 265 (16.98%) Microsoft
14 265 (16.98%) SDLC
15 253 (16.21%) Software Testing
16 246 (15.76%) Degree
17 245 (15.70%) ISTQB
17 245 (15.70%) SQL Server
18 230 (14.73%) JIRA
19 225 (14.41%) Performance Testing
20 222 (14.22%) Manual Testing
21 219 (14.03%) ISEB
22 212 (13.58%) Software Engineering
23 209 (13.39%) Windows
24 197 (12.62%) .NET
25 191 (12.24%) BDD
26 183 (11.72%) Unit Testing
27 181 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
28 174 (11.15%) Oracle

Regression Testing
Co-occurring 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 54 (3.46%) Confluence
2 53 (3.40%) Tomcat
3 30 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 27 (1.73%) SharePoint
5 18 (1.15%) Apache
5 18 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (1.02%) IIS
7 14 (0.90%) JBoss
8 11 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 10 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.58%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.38%) CMS
11 6 (0.38%) Jetty
11 6 (0.38%) Mule
11 6 (0.38%) Mule ESB
12 5 (0.32%) ATG Dynamo
12 5 (0.32%) iPlanet
12 5 (0.32%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.32%) SAS
13 4 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 92 (5.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
3 45 (2.88%) MS Visio
4 24 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.13%) Simulink
7 2 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.064%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 31 (1.99%) SAP FI
2 24 (1.54%) SAP CO
2 24 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 21 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (1.15%) Actimize
5 10 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.64%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.45%) SAP BPC
7 6 (0.38%) SAP PP
8 5 (0.32%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.26%) Infor M3
9 4 (0.26%) SAP QM
9 4 (0.26%) SAP WM
10 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
10 3 (0.19%) SAP APO
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.13%) SAP EWM
11 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.37%) SaaS
3 23 (1.47%) Force.com
4 18 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (1.02%) GitHub
6 10 (0.64%) BrowserStack
7 5 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.32%) IaaS
7 5 (0.32%) Sauce Labs
8 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 3 (0.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 2 (0.13%) Lucidchart
9 2 (0.13%) PaaS
10 1 (0.064%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.064%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.064%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.064%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.064%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.60%) Internet
2 19 (1.22%) VoIP
3 18 (1.15%) HTTP
4 14 (0.90%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.51%) Wireless
6 7 (0.45%) DNS
6 7 (0.45%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.38%) SMTP
8 4 (0.26%) Firewall
9 3 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.19%) Multicast
9 3 (0.19%) SSH
9 3 (0.19%) SSL
10 2 (0.13%) ATM
10 2 (0.13%) CTI
10 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.13%) LDAP
10 2 (0.13%) Profibus
10 2 (0.13%) SAN
10 2 (0.13%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 74 (4.74%) Relational Database
3 73 (4.68%) Big Data
4 59 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (3.01%) NoSQL
7 42 (2.69%) Hadoop
8 38 (2.43%) MySQL
9 34 (2.18%) Power BI
10 30 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 26 (1.67%) OLAP
12 25 (1.60%) Apache Hive
12 25 (1.60%) OLAP Cube
12 25 (1.60%) SSDT
13 21 (1.35%) Oracle Database
14 15 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
14 15 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (0.90%) MariaDB
16 13 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 532 (34.08%) Selenium
2 230 (14.73%) JIRA
3 172 (11.02%) WebDriver
4 170 (10.89%) Cucumber
5 119 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 118 (7.56%) Jenkins
7 110 (7.05%) Visual Studio
8 107 (6.85%) SoapUI
9 95 (6.09%) Git (software)
10 71 (4.55%) HP UFT
11 65 (4.16%) JMeter
12 58 (3.72%) JUnit
13 57 (3.65%) Subversion
14 52 (3.33%) Maven
15 51 (3.27%) SpecFlow
16 46 (2.95%) NUnit
17 42 (2.69%) FitNesse
18 36 (2.31%) TeamCity
19 28 (1.79%) TestComplete
20 27 (1.73%) Ranorex
General
1 430 (27.55%) Finance
2 157 (10.06%) Banking
3 90 (5.77%) Retail
4 77 (4.93%) Back Office
5 54 (3.46%) Investment Banking
6 38 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 38 (2.43%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.11%) Retail Banking
8 29 (1.86%) Automotive
9 20 (1.28%) Legal
10 19 (1.22%) Electronics
10 19 (1.22%) Front Office
11 18 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
12 16 (1.02%) Aerospace
13 14 (0.90%) Military
13 14 (0.90%) Publishing
14 13 (0.83%) Marketing
15 8 (0.51%) Law
16 7 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 488 (31.26%) Analyst
2 318 (20.37%) Test Analyst
3 278 (17.81%) Tester
4 224 (14.35%) Test Engineer
5 186 (11.92%) Developer
6 134 (8.58%) QA Engineer
7 117 (7.50%) QA Tester
8 115 (7.37%) Automation Tester
9 114 (7.30%) QA Analyst
10 100 (6.41%) Test Leader
11 80 (5.12%) Automation Test Analyst
12 75 (4.80%) Test Manager
13 72 (4.61%) Software Tester
14 70 (4.48%) Software Test Engineer
15 65 (4.16%) Business Analyst
15 65 (4.16%) QA Test Analyst
16 64 (4.10%) Selenium Tester
17 62 (3.97%) Java Developer
18 59 (3.78%) Consultant
18 59 (3.78%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (12.62%) .NET
2 150 (9.61%) XML
3 135 (8.65%) Web Services
4 98 (6.28%) SOAP
5 84 (5.38%) HTML
5 84 (5.38%) REST
6 56 (3.59%) ASP.NET
7 53 (3.40%) Gherkin
8 50 (3.20%) Spring
9 49 (3.14%) CSS
10 38 (2.43%) JSON
10 38 (2.43%) RESTful
11 35 (2.24%) Hibernate
11 35 (2.24%) HTML5
12 34 (2.18%) XSD
13 32 (2.05%) jQuery
14 30 (1.92%) Node.js
15 29 (1.86%) AngularJS
16 28 (1.79%) .NET Framework
17 26 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 139 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (7.56%) Computer Science
3 71 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 63 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 57 (3.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 52 (3.33%) Fixed Income
7 44 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (2.18%) Client/Server
9 31 (1.99%) Derivative
9 31 (1.99%) Virtual Team
10 28 (1.79%) User Experience
11 26 (1.67%) Equities
11 26 (1.67%) Fintech
12 24 (1.54%) Algorithms
12 24 (1.54%) iPad
13 16 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
14 15 (0.96%) Replication
15 14 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 13 (0.83%) Data Structures
16 13 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 209 (13.39%) Windows
2 135 (8.65%) Linux
3 82 (5.25%) Unix
4 52 (3.33%) Android
5 49 (3.14%) Apple iOS
6 38 (2.43%) Windows Server
7 21 (1.35%) Solaris
8 14 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.51%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.45%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.19%) AIX
11 3 (0.19%) Debian
11 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.13%) VxWorks
12 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 995 (63.74%) Test Automation
2 792 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
3 423 (27.10%) Test Scripting
4 385 (24.66%) User Acceptance Testing
5 362 (23.19%) Test Strategy
6 329 (21.08%) Scrum
7 291 (18.64%) Functional Testing
8 265 (16.98%) SDLC
9 253 (16.21%) Software Testing
10 225 (14.41%) Performance Testing
11 222 (14.22%) Manual Testing
12 212 (13.58%) Software Engineering
13 191 (12.24%) BDD
14 183 (11.72%) Unit Testing
15 181 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
16 173 (11.08%) TDD
17 164 (10.51%) Integration Testing
18 162 (10.38%) Scenario Testing
19 157 (10.06%) System Testing
20 144 (9.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 475 (30.43%) SQL
2 372 (23.83%) Java
3 307 (19.67%) C#
4 172 (11.02%) JavaScript
5 120 (7.69%) Python
6 87 (5.57%) C++
7 69 (4.42%) C
8 55 (3.52%) PL/SQL
9 46 (2.95%) T-SQL
10 40 (2.56%) Ruby
11 39 (2.50%) VB
12 30 (1.92%) Perl
13 28 (1.79%) PHP
14 26 (1.67%) Scala
15 21 (1.35%) VBScript
16 18 (1.15%) Groovy
17 16 (1.02%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.58%) Embedded C
19 8 (0.51%) VB.NET
19 8 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 246 (15.76%) Degree
2 245 (15.70%) ISTQB
3 219 (14.03%) ISEB
4 90 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 57 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 34 (2.18%) Security Cleared
7 25 (1.60%) Master's Degree
8 19 (1.22%) SC Cleared
9 14 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
10 11 (0.70%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (0.45%) CCNP
11 7 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.38%) CCNA
13 5 (0.32%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.32%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.26%) MCITP
14 4 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 676 (43.31%) QA
2 15 (0.96%) PMO
2 15 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (0.90%) ISO 20022
4 11 (0.70%) JTAG
4 11 (0.70%) SLA
5 8 (0.51%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.45%) ISO 15022
7 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.26%) HL7
8 4 (0.26%) MiFID
8 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.19%) EMIR
10 2 (0.13%) GCP
10 2 (0.13%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.13%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.064%) MISRA
System Software
1 28 (1.79%) Docker
2 16 (1.02%) Firmware
2 16 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.064%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.064%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 69 (4.42%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 12 (0.77%) Ansible
4 11 (0.70%) Puppet
5 4 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (0.26%) Mesos
5 4 (0.26%) Prometheus
5 4 (0.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.13%) SCOM
7 1 (0.064%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.064%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.064%) Nagios
7 1 (0.064%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.064%) Terraform
7 1 (0.064%) WSUS
Vendors
1 265 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 174 (11.15%) Oracle
3 75 (4.80%) SAP
4 57 (3.65%) HP
5 41 (2.63%) Sybase
6 38 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
7 37 (2.37%) Atlassian
8 30 (1.92%) Tableau
9 27 (1.73%) Murex
10 20 (1.28%) Red Hat
11 19 (1.22%) VMware
12 18 (1.15%) IBM
12 18 (1.15%) TOWER Software
13 14 (0.90%) Cognizant
14 13 (0.83%) Apigee
15 10 (0.64%) ATG
16 9 (0.58%) Borland
16 9 (0.58%) hybris
17 8 (0.51%) Google
18 7 (0.45%) CA Agile Central
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Intec Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Including Free
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Iress
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & corporate benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Runpath
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Advento Staffing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + excellent benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago